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About Return to Radiance and Brigitte Ardea

Brigitte Ardea, MS, L.AC, EAMP


Brigitte Ardea, MS, L.AC, EAMP, is licensed by the State of Washington for Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine and holds additional certifications in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Dermatology, Facial Diagnosis, Aromatherapy, Weight Loss Acupuncture, Nutrition Therapy and Digestive Health. Believing that beauty shines from within, Brigitte opened her practice, Return to Radiance, in 2001. As an integrative health care practitioner, she works closely with her clients to bring about a radiant sense of wellbeing.






"I’m so glad you are teaching. You have the most gentle needle technique; I think this is also one of your greatest gifts. This goes a long way in promoting acupuncture especially with all the fear of needles out there."
– Desiree Merulli., L.Ac., Anacortez, WA  





        Area of Expertise


• Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

• Facial Rejuvenation Massage

• Facial Diagnosis

• Aromatherapy Applications for the Skin

• Dermatology

• Weight Loss Acupuncture

• Nutritional Therapy

• Digestive Health

• Foot Reflexology




• Masters of Acupuncture

- Northwest Institute of Oriental Medicine 2001

• Advanced Certification in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

– Bastyr University 2002 to 2010

• Certification for TCM Anti-Aging Medicine

– Bastyr University 2006

• Certification for Facial Rejuvenation Massage

– Bastyr University 2005

• Certification for TCM Dermatology

– Bastyr University 2007 and 2009

• Certification for Aromatherapeutic Applications for the Skin

– Bastyr University 2003, 2004, 2010, 2014

– Northwest College of Herbal and Aromatic Studies 2005

• Certification for TCM Weight Loss Acupuncture

– Golden Flower Chinese Herbs Company 2007

• Certification for Nutrition Therapy

– Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 2001

• Certification for TCM Digestive System

– Bastyr University 2004 and 2009

• Certification for Foot Reflexology

– Seattle Reflexology and Massage Center 1998

– Bastyr University 2005