Monthly Archives: September 2016


Vitiligo is a disorder in which white patches of skin appear on different parts of the body. This happens because the cells that make pigment (color) in the skin are destroyed. The cause is not known. Vitiligo may be an autoimmune disease.
These diseases happen […]

Save $100 on Voluma

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Contour Dermatology is one of the top facial filler providers in the nation. Dr. Jochen is a ‘Top Doctor’ in Palm Springs Life […]

Grover’s Disease, Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis, with Dr. Timothy Jochen

Grover’s disease (transient acantholytic dermatosis) is a condition that appears suddenly as itchy red spots on the trunk, most often in older men, as Dr. Jochen explains. More information about Grover’s Disease click here.

Angular Cheilitis

Angular cheilitis is an inflammation of the corner of the mouth. This commonly occurs due an opportunistic fungal or bacterial infection taking advantage of irritation of the site due to drooling, poorly fitted dentures, lip licking, contact dermatitis, an allergic reaction, nutritional deficiency, a […]

Herpes Simplex

The herpes simplex virus, commonly known simply as herpes, is a viral infection of the skin. There are two types of herpes viruses – HSV-1 is most common in oral infections (cold sores) and is usually contracted during childhood while HSV-2 is most common […]

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