Patient presented with itchy, painful and weepy Eczema on left inner ankles and was generally feeling rundown. He also had a blocked right ear. Patient reported poor quality of sleep despite sleeping for 8 hours at night.
Patient received weekly acupuncture treatment whilst took herbal medicine at the same time without any other additional medication. Dietary and lifestyle advice was also given to facilitate treatment.
Patient's skin completely healed. He no longer complained of a blocked ear and was sleeping much better.
Skin condition is very often related with stress, diet and digestive issues. A good prognosis can be expected after treatment if patients are able to follow the dietary advice given and attend recommended treatment sessions.