On a recent Dr. Oz show, titled What Your Face Reveals About Your Health, he introduced Lillian Pearl Bridges, a leading Professor of Chinese Medicine and face reading. She claims that pigmentation and markings on the face can clue you into health issues (what is going on beneath the surface in your body). Click on the green list button for the primary features of the face, how they are mapped and what the characteristics about them mean medically to you:
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• Fatty tissue found on the eyelids can depict free floating cholesterol, which can go to places it shouldn’t and this can result in liver or gall bladder issues. Sunk in and dark circles around the eyes is a sign of kidney deficiency. Shortened eyebrows can warn you of thyroid issues. And, if the whites of your eyes are discolored, your liver isn’t functioning properly.
• The nose symbolizes the heart. The coloration on the tip of the nose shows how well the heart is functioning. Inflammation may represent plaque forming in the arteries while multiple colors (blues, reds and yellows) can warn of serious heart problems.
• On this face map, the cheeks represent the lungs. If you are not fully utilizing your diaphragm by breathing shallow, perhaps due to stress, your cheeks will sink into your face.
• The lips are connected to the intestines. Above the lip reflects the condition of the fertility organs; when this is narrow or shallow, it can depict issues. Puffiness and pink coloration above the lip, sometimes with a little red spot, can mean pregnancy.