Gua sha has become an infamously popular part of skincare and beauty routines across the United States, but where did the practice originate?
China announced in May 2021 that it would allow couples to have three children, up from one and later two in efforts to reverse declining birthrates and demographic anxieties, however, this is difficult for couples who are concerned with the increasing cost of living in China.
Before I visited Beijing, some friends warned me about the pollution problems in the area. When I toured some of the famous attractions, including the Temple of Heaven, I did not notice a huge difference in the air quality, the skies were resolutely blue.
Although this trip was done in a single day, walking on Sacred Way, seeing the mountain, and traversing underground to Dingling tomb were three separate trips.