palmer museum of art The Homeoblock? appliance works with one's body, in order that physiological changes occur naturally; developing the bones in the face and creating the strengthening of facial muscles. These changes occur due mostly to every one person?s genetic potential Often, facial development will not reach its potential due to food we eat, polluted air and poor dental care for example. The combining of the two addictions is because of alcohol and nicotine's differing affects on our nervous system. Alcohol, probably the best anti-anxiety medication ever discovered, is a depressant. Nicotine, it turns out, is a really good antidepressant. Eureka! We can ease our anxieties with alcohol and cancel out the depression with nicotine! And that's exactly what many drinkers do. Practiced users can meter their moods with pinpoint accuracy since they alternate sips and smokes throughout the afternoon and evening.