1. FAQs: Tretinoin, Retin A and Retinol

    FAQs: Tretinoin, Retin A and Retinol

    FAQs: Tretinoin, Retin A and Retinol

    You've heard of Retin A and retinol but you're not sure what's the difference. Why is Retin A prescription-only while retinol is sold over the counter and often mixed with other ingredients in skin care formulas? Why does Obagi sell various strengths of tretinoin? And another thing, why is Retin A also called tretinoin? You've come to the right place to get all of your questions answered.

    To begin, let's explain the main differences between tretinoin, Retin A and retinol. Tretinoin is all trans-retinoic acid (ATA), a molecule of Vitamin A. It's essential to the body but not endogenous (to exist naturally within). The body synthesizes ATA from dietary sources of Vitamin A such as

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  2. How to Choose The Best Sun Protection For Your Skin

    How to Choose The Best Sun Protection For Your Skin

    Buying sunscreen should be easy but with so many choices, how do you pick the best sun protection and still have time to enjoy the day?

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  3. Picking The Best Skin Care For Your Skin Type

    Picking The Best Skin Care For Your Skin Type
    Knowing your true skin type is critical for picking the best skin care regimen for you. It may surprise you that most people don’t know their skin type and are using the wrong skin care products. This can exacerbate current skin issues as you’re not addressing the real problem. The four most common skin types are dry, oily, sensitive and combination.
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  4. Skin Care Power Trio: Tretinoin, Vitamin C And Hydroquinone

    Skin Care Power Trio: Tretinoin, Vitamin C And Hydroquinone
    Learn about the Beauty Trifecta: Vitamin C + Retin-A + Hydroquinone. Maximize skin renewal and brightening power by combining the trio!
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  5. How To Clear Up Acne And Balance Your Hormones

    How To Clear Up Acne And Balance Your Hormones

    Is your acne treatment failing you? If so, you're not alone. Learn how HRT and off-label prescriptions can treat acne and its underlying causes.

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  6. 7 Top Health and Beauty Picks For Mother's Day

    7 Top Health and Beauty Picks For Mother's Day

    Who’s your mama? Seriously, do you know your mom well enough to get her the right gift for Mother’s Day 2019?

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  7. Fighting Adult Acne With Tretinoin (Retin-A)

    Fighting Adult Acne With Tretinoin (Retin-A)

    If you're in the northern hemisphere, you're not doing much sunbathing this winter unless you head south. Take advantage of the sunless winter skies. Use tretinoin, the #1 acne fighting, dark spot lightener and anti-aging skincare product available.

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  8. 10 Reasons Why J.Lo Still Looks So Good At 49!

    10 Reasons Why J.Lo Still Looks So Good At 49!

    Everyone wants to know how Jennifer does it. She looks like she hasn’t aged a day since she first came on the scene in the 90s. There’s no denying she looks amazing AND she’s 49! What’s her secret? Well, here are some tips to stay looking young like J-Lo.

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  9. A Real Story On Hydroquinone: Lisa's Transformation

    A Real Story On Hydroquinone: Lisa's Transformation

    Lisa's true story using prescription Obagi Nu-Derm Blender Rx with hydroquinone 4% strength. She describes newfound confidence and her quick transformation as the hydroquinone evened out her skin tone and revealed her natural, bright complexion. Lisa shares her story so others can enjoy the same success.

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  10. How To Use FDA-Approved Hydroquinone For The Best Skin Bleaching Results

    How To Use FDA-Approved Hydroquinone For The Best Skin Bleaching Results

    Tired of layering on makeup or using chemical peels to hide dark spots from sun damage or acne? Learn how prescription strength Hydroquinone 4 is the top skin bleaching product for hyperpigmentation.

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