Xiao Feng San

Natural Chinese Herbal Formulas That Releases Wind from the Skin and Channels

Xiao Feng San

Eliminate Wind Powder (from True Lineage)


Main Action of Xiao Feng San
The functions of this chinese medicine formula are to disperse wind and eliminate dampness while clearing heat and cooling the blood. This TCM Herbal formula is best suited for conditions of wind heat or wind dampness which invades the body and joins with a pre -existing damp heat. The pathogen becomes lodged between the flesh and the skin settling in the blood vessels. It will quickly transform into a toxic wind.


Indications and Symptoms for Xiao Feng San
weepy skin sores, itchy red skin lesions, skin lesions effecting large areas of the body Tongue - yellow or white coat Pulse - floating, rapid, forceful


Herbal Ingredients of Xiao Feng San

Jing Jie (Herba Seu Flos Schizonepetae, Schizonepeta Stem or Bud)

- 3g. -relieve wind, stop itch

Fang Feng (Radix Ledebouriellae, Ledebouriella Root, Siler)

- 3g. -relieve wind, stop itch

Niu Bang Zi (Fructus Arctii, Lappae, Great Burdock Fruit, Arctium)

- 3g. -relieve wind, stop itch

Chan Tui (Periostracum Cicadae, Cicada Moulting)

- 3g. -relieve wind, stop itch

Cang Zhu (Rhizoma Atractyloids, Black Atractylodes Rhizome)

- 3g. -dries dampness

Ku Shen (Radix Sophorae Flavescentis Sophora Root)

- 3g. -clears damp heat

Mu Tong (Caulis Mutong, Akebia Caulis)

- 1.5g. -drains damp heat

Shi Gao (Gypsum, Gypsum)

- 3g. -clears Qi level heat

Zhi Mu (Rhizoma Anemarrhenae Asphodeloidis, Anemarrhena Rhizome)

- 3g. -clears Qi level heat

Sheng Di Huang (Radix Rehmanniae Glutinosae, Chinese Foxglove Root, Rehmannia)

- 3g. -cools blood

Dang Gui (Radix Angelicae Sinensis, Chinese Angelica root, Tang -kuei)

- 3g. -nourish blood, promotes blood circulation

Hei Zhi Ma (Semen Sesami Indici, Black Sesame Seeds)

- 3g. -nourish blood, moistens fluids

Gan Cao (Radix Glycyrrhizae Uralensis, Licorice Root)

- 1.5g. -clears heat, relieves toxicity, harmonizes other herbs within formula


Cooking Preparation of Xiao Feng San
This natural chinese medicine formula is generally taken before meals on an empty stomach as well as applied topically (do not apply hot decoction topically).


Additional Information on Xiao Feng San
This is only one chinese medicine formula of the 3 formulas which go by the same name (Xiao Feng San). When the appropriate symptoms are present this chinese medicine formula is able to treat such disorders as Urticaria, eczema, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, schonlein Henoch purpura, tinea infections and diaper rash.