This certainly can be helped by acupuncture. Let me know if you need help finding someone in your part of the world.
Your friend's skin problem sounds absolutely miserable.
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New Faces I saw a new face today...by
I saw a new face today.
A face of acceptance, willingness, and laughter
And in the beyond, the faces of my mountain brothers in their curiosity
Peeking through the window I crumbled in their sight...