In this popular book in the By Appointment Only series, Jan de Vries deals with the ever-increasing problem of skin diseases. Drawing on over 45 years of experience, he writes about causes, effects and ways of alleviating irritating and sometimes disfiguring problems. Skin Diseases contains advice on everything from acne, allergies and dermatitis, to the latest developments in the treatment of psoriasis. De Vries explains why infantile eczema is so much more prolific now and how it can be helped by simply eliminating cow's milk from the diet. He discusses some of the more obscure fungal conditions, which are prevalent in today's society, explains why there is such a high incidence and how these can be overcome by simple herbal remedies and naturopathic treatment in the home. This book is essential reading for anyone who has suffered from any irritating skin condition, and generally offers sensible guidelines for healthier living.
Jan de Vries has written extensively on alternative health issues and is the author of the bestselling alternative medicine series By Appointment Only, Well Woman, Nature's Gift and Jan de Vries Healthcare.