The festival helps enhance visitors’ understanding and knowledge of Chinese medicine beauty care


展覽有助提升參觀人士對中醫養生保健美容的認識和了解

Date: 04 Mar 2016 (Friday)

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Chinese Medicine Society organises festival to introduce concept of Chinese medicine beauty care

中醫藥學會舉辦大型展覽介紹中醫美容

The HKBU Chinese Medicine Society organised the 17th Chinese medicine festival on Chinese medicine beauty care at Domain Mall in Yau Tong from 27 to 28 February. Through free medical consultations, seminars, workshops, game booths, music and dance performances, the activity introduced to the public the importance of achieving physical beauty through a healthy approach and enhanced visitors’ understanding of the benefits of Chinese medicine.

Common factors that affect appearance, such as obesity, sallow skin tone, dull skin texture and occurrence of wrinkles, were highlighted at the exhibition. The concept of Chinese medicine beauty care emphasises the harmony between inner and outer beauty. The health of the human internal organs is closely related to facial appearance. In other words, according to the Chinese medicine perspective, maintaining a healthy body is necessary to achieve optimal appearance.

From the Chinese medicine principle of “treatment based on syndrome differentiation”, Chinese medicine practitioners usually adopt the use of herbal medicine, cuisine, acupuncture, tui na as a kind of beauty treatment to achieve satisfactory cosmetology effect while at the same time improve the condition of the body.

浸大中醫藥學會於2月27至28日在油塘大本型商場舉辦第17屆大型中醫藥展覽,主題為「養生保健神氣足‧醫中自有顏如玉」,透過義診、講座、工作坊、攤位遊戲和音樂舞蹈表演等活動,讓參觀人士認識如何以健康的方式體現自身的美,同時加深他們對中醫藥的認識。
 
是次展覽主要就肥胖、膚色暗啞、膚質乾燥和皺紋等常見損美性疾病,向市民大眾作出詳細介紹。中醫美容強調內在美和外在美的和諧統一,人體內臟腑的健康與外表息息相關,因此必須注重個人健康,才能得到理想的外表,這是一種健康的美容方式。中醫師會通過中藥、膳食、針灸和推拿按摩等多種相對安全的美容方法,以及運用辨證論治的思想,在達到美容效果的同時,又能讓全身陰陽平衡、臟腑安定、經絡通暢和氣血流通。