Foreword by Dr Norman Swan Introduction Why a book on skin and the environment? Structure of the skin Function of the skin Today's most common skin problems Environmental effects The effects of modern technology Our obsession with cleanliness Medications - good effects and side-effects Myths and Fallacies A skin care package for the 21st century Index
Dr Hugh Molloy has been a visiting skin specialist at a number of teaching hospitals in New South Wales. He is in practice in Sydney and is currently an Emeritus Consultant to the Department of Dermatology at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney. Dr Garry Egger is Director of the Centre for Health Promotion and Research in Sydney and an Adjunct Professor of Health Sciences at Deakin University.