Lillian Pearl Bridges is the world’s leading authority on face reading and facial diagnosis. She is credited with reawakening Chinese medicine to this body of ancient knowledge and introducing it to Western medicine. Bridges has taught doctors, acupuncturists, and psychologists around the world. She is also the founder of the Lotus Institute, Inc., based in Seattle, WA and trains students in her Master Face Reading Certification Program. She is a lineage holder from a long line of Master Chinese practitioners in her Chen family and author of Face Reading in Chinese Medicine, 2nd Edition. Bridges has contributed to several books on Chinese medicine, been a guest columnist for Natural Health Magazine, and has been featured in newspaper and magazine articles. She hosted her own internet radio show in Seattle, called “Conscious Living”, and was featured on the Dr. Oz Show in 2013 in the episode “What Your Face Reveals About Your Health.” She also writes the internationally popular food blog, 5 Element Food.