Can Skin Cancer Look like a Pimple? | Forefront Dermatology
June 24, 2020
Did you find a spot on your skin that looks a little suspicious? Are you questioning if it is skin cancer? For starters, let us just say kudos on paying...
Can Stretch Marks Be Removed? | Forefront Dermatology
June 10, 2020
We get them, we hate them and we constantly think why me, but can stretch marks be removed? What are stretch marks and why do they happen? A stretch mark...
How Much Sunscreen to Use on Your Face | Forefront Dermatology
June 3, 2020
Sunscreen is a vital tool in the fight against skin cancer and premature skin aging. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, daily sunscreen use – when used correctly –...
What Do The Early Stages of Skin Cancer Look Like? | Forefront Dermatology
May 6, 2020
Did you find a mole that looks a little suspicious? Are you questioning if it is skin cancer? For starters, let us just say kudos on paying attention! It is...
May is for Melanoma | Forefront Dermatology
May 1, 2020
Did you know that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime? Over the past three decades, more people have had skin cancer than all other cancers...
What Is My Skin Type? : Picking Skincare Products for My Skin Type | Forefront Dermatology
April 22, 2020
The first step in developing a skincare routine and picking the best skincare products is to determine your skin type — dry, oily, combination, normal, or sensitive. It’s very important...
COVID-19: Handwashing and the Rise in Eczema | Forefront Dermatology
April 8, 2020
People everywhere are washing their hands now more than ever thanks to COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus. Guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says...
Healthy Diet, Healthy Skin
December 18, 2019
The old saying goes “you are what you eat” and your skin is the body’s largest organ. Think the saying stands corrected? It sure does! The food choices you make...
Alcohol’s Side Effects on Skin Health
December 11, 2019
As we strive for picture perfect skin by using countless expensive products and changing our diet, the one thing many don’t realize may cause skin issues is alcohol. While alcohol...
What is CoolSculpting®?
December 26, 2018
CoolSculpting® is a new FDA-approved approach to eliminating stubborn fat cells. The technology applies non-invasive cooling to target and freeze fat cells, which the body then naturally eliminates. Dr. Giacomo...
Skin Care Rules While Traveling
December 19, 2018
Cold weather, holiday foods, stress, Christmas cookies – there are plenty of factors that contribute to skin breakouts this time of the year. Another sabotage? Travel. From traveling in planes,...
5 Thanksgiving Foods for Your Skin Health
November 21, 2018
Thanksgiving is typically a time of indulgence, but did you know that many common holiday foods contain beneficial skin-boosting compounds? Here is a quick list of festive fall favorites that...
Fall Foods for Healthy Skin
October 10, 2018
With fall comes the harvest of many delicious fruits and vegetables. While they all offer nutrients our bodies need to stay healthy and strong, we often don’t think of them...
6 Tips to Help Control Your Hay Fever Symptoms
April 5, 2017
April showers bring May flowers… and pollen. Not only are we welcoming spring, we are also greeting allergy season. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, over 25...
Best Vitamins to Achieve Healthy Skin
March 29, 2017
Your skin is your largest organ and it’s also a reflection of your overall health. Your nutrition affects the health of your skin, which means you literally are what you...
Protecting Yourself and Your Family from Frostbite
December 28, 2016
For those who spend a lot of time outdoors at this time of year when temperatures are at their very coldest, either for work or pleasure, the risk of frostbite...
Radiant Skin Tips for the Holidays
December 21, 2016
While the holidays can be a very joyous time of spending time with family and friends, they can also be a time of stress and overindulgence. If you are finding...
National Handwashing Week
December 7, 2016
About National Handwashing Week The goal of National Handwashing Awareness Week is to decrease the spread of infectious diseases by empowering individuals to educate and help protect their communities. Working together we...