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HQ and Retinols & Glycolic

Obagi Nu-Derm System Normal to Dry

Nu-Derm System for Normal to Dry Skin Complete skin care system specially formulated for normal to dry skin to help correct hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots and melasma, and transform the appearance of aging skin. Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.

Kit Includes:

  • Gentle Cleanser
  • Toner
  • Clear Exfoderm®
  • Blender®
  • Sun Shield Matte Broad Spectrum

Skin aging is a natural process, but daily sun exposure can contribute to premature aging. Sun-damaged skin appears dull, with older, damaged cells accumulating due to slower skin cell turnover. The Nu-Derm System helps transform the skin’s appearance by reducing darks spots, revealing younger, healthier-looking skin. Nu-Derm is ideal if you have: Age spots Rough skin Erythema (redness) Sallowness (yellowish complexion) Hyperpigmentation (discoloration)

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

  • People with prior history of sensitivity or allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients should not use it. The safety of topical hydroquinone use during pregnancy or in children (12 years and under) has not been established.
Obagi Nu-Derm System

Obagi Clear

Effective prescription 4% hydroquinone that helps correct hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots, sun spots, age spots, melasma, and other types of discoloration, for a healthier-looking, more even skin tone.* Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.

  • Active Ingredient: 4% Hydroquinon
Obagi Clear

Obagi Blender

A unique formula containing prescription 4% hydroquinone for the gradual lightening of hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots, sun spots, age spots, melasma, and other types of discoloration.* Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.

  • Active Ingredient: 4% Hydroquinone
Obagi Blender

Obagi Retinol 0.5

This entrapped form of retinol is gradually released, improving complexion, and smoothing the appearance of uneven skin texture for clearer-looking skin with minimal irritation.
Key Ingredients:

  • Entrapped Retinol, Shea Butter, Chamomile, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate (Licorice Extract), Calendula Extract
Obagi Retinol 0.5

Obagi Tretinoin 0.025% Cream

CREAM: 0.025%
Tretinoin Cream in a 0.025% concentration. Valid prescription required. Please see Prescribing Information.
Indication

  • Tretinoin Gel (0.05%) and Cream (0.1%, 0.05% and 0.025%) are used in the topical treatment of acne vulgaris.
  • Tretinoin is for use on the skin only. Do not get it in your mouth, eyes, vagina or the corners of your nose.

Important Safety Information
While using tretinoin, you should:

  • minimize exposure to the sun and to extreme cold or wind. Avoid sunlamps, tanning beds and ultraviolet light.
  • use a sunscreen with a SPF of at least 15, wear protective clothing and wide-brimmed hat
  • stop using tretinoin if you get a sunburn
  • avoid washing your skin too often, scrubbing the affected skin, or using other products with a drying effect, including other products containing retinoin, unless recommended by your healthcare provider

Before using tretinoin, tell your healthcare provider if you:

  • are allergic to fish (gel only). Contact your healthcare provider if you develop itching or rash while using tretinoin gel.
  • have a skin condition called eczema
  • have a sunburn
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you are pregnant, or plan to become pregnant or to breastfeed

What are the possible side effects of tretinoin?

  • skin dryness, burning, redness, excessive flaking or peeling. If you develop these symptoms your healthcare provider may tell you to stop using it or a while, decrease the number of applications, or stop using it completely.
  • Tell your healthcare provider about any side effect that bothers you or does not go away.

Active Ingredient:

  • 0.025% Tretinoin Indication
Tretenoin

Obagi Tretinoin 0.1% Cream

CREAM: 0.1%
Tretinoin Cream in a 0.1% concentration. Valid prescription required. Please see Prescribing Information.

Tretinoin Gel (0.05%) and Cream (0.1%, 0.05% and 0.025%) are used in the topical treatment of acne vulgaris. Tretinoin is for use on the skin only. Do not get it in your mouth, eyes, vagina or the corners of your nose.

Important Safety Information
While using tretinoin, you should:

  • minimize exposure to the sun and to extreme cold or wind. Avoid sunlamps, tanning beds and ultraviolet light.
  • use a sunscreen with a SPF of at least 15, wear protective clothing and wide-brimmed hat
  • stop using tretinoin if you get a sunburn
  • avoid washing your skin too often, scrubbing the affected skin, or using other products with a drying effect, including other products containing tretinoin, unless recommended by your healthcare provider

Before using tretinoin, tell your healthcare provider if you:

  • are allergic to fish (gel only). Contact your healthcare provider if you develop itching or rash while using tretinoin gel.
  • have a skin condition called eczema
  • have a sunburn
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you are pregnant, or plan to become pregnant or to breastfeed

What are the possible side effects of tretinoin?

  • skin dryness, burning, redness, excessive flaking or peeling. If you develop these symptoms your healthcare provider may tell you to stop using it for a while, decrease the number of applications, or stop using it completely

Active Ingredient:

  • 0.1% Tretinoin Indication
Tretenoin

Obagi Tretinoin 0.05% Gel

GEL: 0.05%
Retinoid indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris. Contains micronized tretinoin in an aqueous gel composed of purified water, glycerin, and soluble collagen.* Valid prescription required. Please see Prescribing Information.

  • Tretinoin Gel (0.05%) and Cream (0.1%, 0.05% and 0.025%) are used in the topical treatment of acne vulgaris.
  • Tretinoin is for use on the skin only. Do not get it in your mouth, eyes, vagina or the corners of your nose.
  • Important Safety Information
    While using tretinoin, you should:

  • minimize exposure to the sun and to extreme cold or wind. Avoid sunlamps, tanning beds and ultraviolet light.
  • use a sunscreen with a SPF of at least 15, wear protective clothing and wide-brimmed hat
  • stop using tretinoin if you get a sunburn
  • avoid washing your skin too often, scrubbing the affected skin, or using other products with a drying effect, including other products containing tretinoin, unless recommended by your healthcare provider
  • Before using tretinoin, tell your healthcare provider if you:

  • are allergic to fish (gel only). Contact your healthcare provider if you develop itching or rash while using tretinoin gel.
  • have a skin condition called eczema
  • have a sunburn
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you are pregnant, or plan to become pregnant or to breastfeed
  • What are the possible side effects of tretinoin?

  • skin dryness, burning, redness, excessive flaking or peeling. If you develop these symptoms your healthcare provider may tell you to stop using it for a while, decrease the number of applications, or stop using it completely.
  • Tell your healthcare provider about any side effect that bothers you or does not go away.
  • Active Ingredient:

  • 0.05% Tretinoin
  • Tretenoin

    Obagi Nu-Derm Kit Normal to Oily

    Complete skin care system specially formulated for normal to oily skin to help correct hyperpigmentation, such as dark spots and melasma, and transform the appearance of aging skin. Valid prescription required. Please see Important Safety Information below and Prescribing Information.
    Kit Includes:

    • Foaming Gel
    • Toner
    • Clear
    • Exfoderm® Forte
    • Blender®
    • Sun Shield Matte Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Skin aging is a natural process, but daily sun exposure can contribute to premature aging. Sun-damaged skin appears dull, with older, damaged cells accumulating due to slower skin cell turnover.

    The Nu-Derm System helps transform the skin’s appearance by reducing darks spots, revealing younger, healthier-looking skin.
    Nu-Derm is ideal if you have:

    • Age spots
    • Rough skin
    • Erythema (redness)
    • Sallowness (yellowish complexion)
    • Hyperpigmentation (discoloration)

    CONTRAINDICATIONS:

    • People with prior history of sensitivity or allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients should not use it. The safety of topical hydroquinone use during pregnancy or in children (12 years and under) has not been established.

    WARNINGS:

    • Avoid contact with eyes, nose, mouth, or lips. In case of accidental contact, patient should rinse eyes, nose, mouth, or lips with water and contact physician.
    • Sunscreen use is an essential aspect of hydroquinone therapy because even minimal sunlight exposure sustains melanocytic activity.
      Contains sodium metabisulfite, a sulfite that may cause allergic-type reactions including anaphylactic symptoms and life-threatening or less severe asthmatic episodes in certain susceptible people. The overall prevalence of sulfite sensitivity in the general population is unknown and probably low. Sulfite sensitivity is seen more frequently in asthmatic than in nonasthmatic people.

    PRECAUTIONS (ALSO SEE WARNINGS):

    • Treatment should be limited to relatively small areas of the body at one time since some patients experience a transient skin reddening and a mild burning sensation, which does not preclude treatment.
    • Pregnancy Category C: Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with topical hydroquinone. It is also not known whether hydroquinone can cause fetal harm when used topically on a pregnant woman or affect reproductive capacity. It is not known to what degree, if any, topical hydroquinone is absorbed systemically. Topical hydroquinone should be used on pregnant women only when clearly indicated.
    • Nursing Mothers: It is not known whether topical hydroquinone is absorbed or excreted in human milk. Caution is advised when topical hydroquinone is used by a nursing mother.
    • Pediatric Usage: Safety and effectiveness in children below the age of 12 years have not been established.
      Use of the product should be discontinued if hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients is
    Tretenoin

    SCSs Glycolic Pads 10%

    Adding glycolic acid products such as these cleansing pads to your routine can renew and refine your complexion. Gentle yet effective, Glycolix Cleansing Pads 10% remove makeup, dirt, oil and debris for a fast and easy routine. The glycolic acid exfoliates to remove dead skin cells and impurities lodged within pores, making this an effective acne skin care product. This daily exfoliating cleanser also moisturizes and softens the complexion for a soft and smooth texture.

    • Key Ingredients: Glycolic Acid Ammonium Hydroxide witch hazel (non-alcoholic) Polysorbate-20 Acetone Sodium Benzoate Imidazolidinyl Urea Disodium EDTA Menthol
    SCSs Glycolic Pads 10%