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Cosmetic Acupuncturist Joins the Zi Zai Team

Cosmetic Acupuncturist Joins the Zi Zai Team

Zi Zai Dermatology enthusiastically welcomes our newest clinic team member:  Terry Fox.  Terry is a licensed acupuncturist and his specialty is cosmetic facial acupuncture.  It is Terry’s intention to be THE preeminent practitioner in northern Colorado for facial acupuncture treatments.  And we are thrilled he will be seeing clients exclusively at Zi Zai Dermatology’s Fort […]

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Zi Zai Dermatology’s Brand New Clinic

Zi Zai Dermatology’s Brand New Clinic

After several months of hammering out a lease plus 3 more months of renovations, Zi Zai Dermatology is finally settled in our new location.  The new space has room enough for a relaxing patient clinic as well as a shoppe for customers to sample our natural skin care products. We moved into a retail space […]

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Renovations Have Begun at the New Zi Zai Clinic!

Renovations Have Begun at the New Zi Zai Clinic!

We are so dang excited to announce that renovations have begun at our new clinic! I had been searching for the last 5 years for just the right location for us. I found it late last winter…and it took until August to inspect it properly and negotiate the lease. But demolition took place last week […]

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Important Update About our Herbal Ointments – June 2016

Important Update About our Herbal Ointments – June 2016

Zi Zai Dermatology first began producing herbal ointments using Chinese herbs in 2008.  Over the years our product formulations (recipes) have evolved thanks to clinical results in our patient clinic, feedback from customers across the world, and the continued training and clinical experience of our herbalist (Diana Hermann).  Our crafting process has likewise been transformed […]

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Studying Chinese Medicine Abroad: London 2015

Studying Chinese Medicine Abroad: London 2015

Last month I had the honor of being interviewed by my wonderful colleague Michelle Grasek for her blog Modern Acupuncture.  Below is the written interview, in its entirety.  Michelle asked the questions and I provided the answers.  Enjoy… ORIGINALLY POSTED by Michelle Grasek on ModernAcu.com on JULY 23, 2015: Welcome to the second installment of […]

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Challenge Obtaining Certain Herbs

Challenge Obtaining Certain Herbs

While most of the Chinese herbs used in our formulations are easily obtainable, there are times when some herbs become scarce. This can be due to many reasons: increased global demand and use, climatic events such as floods and droughts that reduce the crop, or the increased use of pesticides. Zi Zai Dermatology only uses […]

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New Finding: Acupuncture and Herbs Clear Acne

New Finding: Acupuncture and Herbs Clear Acne

TCM has known for a very long time that acupuncture and Chinese herbs (both internal and external) can clear acne quite successfully. But it is nice to have science back this up. Even better, they found that “The researchers discovered that when acupuncture is added to a therapeutic regime, it synergistically enhances the medicinal benefits […]

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The Eczema Company Now Carries Our Eczema Ointments

The Eczema Company Now Carries Our Eczema Ointments

The online shop The Eczema Company now sells Zi Zai Dermatology’s EczeHerbal™ line of ointments. Check out their website and and their blog for lots of information about dealing with eczema, allergies and asthma, as well as for products galore that are useful for people with sensitive skin (clothing, bath products, gifts, books and more).

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PETA Certifies Zi Zai As A “Cruelty-Free” Company

PETA Certifies Zi Zai As A “Cruelty-Free” Company

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has officially added Zi Zai Dermatology to their list of “Cruelty-Free” businesses.  This means that Zi Zai does not test our products on animals and we do not purchase raw ingredients from any company that tests on animals.  We are proud to be included on this honorable list […]

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Sunday November 11th: The 2012 Maker’s Market:

Sunday November 11th: The 2012 Maker’s Market:

Zi Zai Dermatology will have a table set up at this year’s annual Maker’s Market at New Belgium Brewing here in Fort Collins. We will have special event pricing on all our skin care products, so don’t miss out if you live in the area. We will be accepting credit cards, but the other vendors […]

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Helping the WWF Save Tigers

Helping the WWF Save Tigers

Zi Zai Dermatology now donates monthly to the World Wildlife Fund to help them in their efforts to stop the poaching of tigers (and other endangered species).  Sadly, many tigers are poached in the name of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  We need to educate consumers and governments that this is unacceptable.  We at Zi Zai Dermatology […]

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More Updates on Factors Affecting the Price & Availability of Chinese Herbs

More Updates on Factors Affecting the Price & Availability of Chinese Herbs

One of our most trusted suppliers of Chinese herbs has advised us that market conditions are still creating increased demand and decreased supply of many vital herbs which is causing the price of herbs to skyrocket.  Some of the factors contributing to these unfavorable conditions include not only weather problems that damaged crops (severe droughts, […]

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Update on possible increasing costs

Update on possible increasing costs

Several of our suppliers of Chinese herbs have been (necessarily) increasing their prices to reflect recent changes in supply and demand of certain herbs.  Many crops of herbs have been damaged or destroyed due to severe weather conditions and events (earthquakes, late freezes, droughts and floods) in the past year and a half in the […]

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