(Surprisingly, 90% of what we perceive as aging is actually caused by factors that you can control, the main one being the amount of time your skin spends exposed to the sun).
Slip Slop Slap has an established place in the Australian psyche!
Obagi skin Health number 1 medical recommendation is a sunscreen
Speaking of retinoids, just like exercise, consistency is key to results,
According to Harvard Health Publishing. retinoids boost skin cell turnover,In fact, Harvard points out that you’ll see the best anti-aging results after 12 months of using a retinoid.
They recommend applying your retinoid daily to the bridge of your nose and forehead, two places where most people can tolerate regular application. Over time, begin to apply on your cheeks and chin (avoid the area close to your eyes or mouth) twice a week. By reaching for a retinoid nightly, you’re less likely to forget
After 25 years prescribing non surgical rejuvenation and reviewing many product ranges...I can safely say without contradiction.
"No other combination of home skin care products can match the ‘wow’ effect that my patients receive with Obag Nu-Derm System, incorporating Tretinoin.
...But Not all retinoids are equal:
Tretinoin should not be confused with non-prescription retinols. Which require conversion to Tretinoin. Unfortunately, during the conversion these Retinols loose much of their potency.
Hydroquinone has been considered by many to be the gold standard for treating pigmentation issues and is a key ingredient abd respoonsible for the results Obagi Nu-Derm® System,
Hydroquinone is ideal for treating age spots, dark spots, and melasma.
When applied topically, antioxidants fighting free radicals and enhance the protection of sunscreens and in so doing improve the appearance of your skin
Vitamin C Brightens Skin
There’s nothing more appealing than beautiful, glowing skin; it’s one of the markers of vibrant health.
Vitamin C ( L-ascorbic acid) is described by many as the secret to flawless-looking skin*. It’s known to complement new collagen production and is also effective in reducing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and photoaging of the skin
Moisturising is in an essential component to any skincare regimen. Depending on the formulation moisturisers may help:
Most moisturisers are not organic and trap water in the superficial skin and provide no real hydration.
Obagi Hydrate facial moisturisers provide rapid and all day hydration. with your own natural moisturisers