Physical vs Chemical Sunscreen: What's the Difference?

Physical vs Chemical Sunscreen: What's the Difference?

If reaching for the highest SPF is your sunscreen strategy, you need to read this! Do you know the difference between physical sunblock, and chemical sunscreen? Does your sunscreen protect against UVA and UVB rays, or just UVB? We take a dive into these and other important questions for Skin cancer awareness month. Here is the sun protection refresher you’ve been looking for.

Why Halo Laser? A Peek Behind the Scenes at Our Decision-Making Process

Why Halo Laser? A Peek Behind the Scenes at Our Decision-Making Process

Here is a behind-the-scenes peek at how we make decisions about what to offer our patients. You probably know that there are thousands of options available for getting smoother, clearer skin. At Face Forward Medical Aesthetics, we try not to be so overwhelming. For laser skin resurfacing, we have the one we consider the best, Halo Hybrid Fractional Laser.

What Happens to Aging Skin, and How Can You Stop It?

What Happens to Aging Skin, and How Can You Stop It?

Let’s face it: aging is a great problem to have. That's not to say you have to love all the ways the years show up on your face.  In this blog we explain what happens to skin as it ages, then review your options to postpone the effects of aging with protection, and to treat its symptoms, one by one.

Medical grade vs over the counter skin care in 2019: top 7 things you should know.

Medical grade vs over the counter skin care in 2019: top 7 things you should know.

Just walk into my bathroom and open the cabinet and you’ll see my extensive (and somewhat pricey) personal skin care arsenal. Apparently I’m not alone. Read on if you’ve wondered: how can I sort out real results from powerful ad campaigns? Could the best anti-aging cream be from a company I’ve never heard of? I explain some of the advantages of medical grade skin care products vs over the counter products in 2019.