APR 2018

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Page 21 of 68 | APRIL 2018 19 5 GENTLE AND EFFECTIVE The new SUZANOBAGIMD product line from Obagi Medical is formulated with proven active ingredients, such as retinaldehyde and polyhydroxy acids, plus antioxidants and naturally derived compounds to help patients achieve healthier, more radiant skin free of exposure to parabens, synthetic fragrances and dyes. The line, which was developed in partnership with Suzan Obagi, MD, associate professor of dermatology and plastic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), includes Foaming Cleanser, Balancing Toner, Acne Cleansing Wipes, Cleansing Wipes, Soothing Complex Broad Spectrum SPF 25, Intensive Daily Repair (IDR) and Retivance Skin Rejuvenating Complex and is indicated for all skin types, including sensitive skin. Contact: 800.636.7546, 6 CONTROLLED ACNE CARE Topical acne treatment RETIN-A MICRO (tretinoin) gel microsphere 0.06% from Ortho Dermatologics is now available to healthcare professionals. The gel features a unique microsponge delivery system technology that helps control the release of tretinoin and improves photostability, plus a pump dispenser for controlled and consistent dosing. Clinical data provided to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration showed 98.7 percent (252/255) and 94 percent (210/224) of patients found RETIN-A MICRO to be tolerable. Contact: 919.862.1000, 7 COVER AND TREAT Glytone's Acne Tinted Spot Treatment camoufl ages blemishes while delivering powerful actives sulfur (8 percent) and resorcinol (2 percent) to clear affected skin. Antibacterial sulfur dries up excess oil and exfoliates dead skin cells to help clear clogged pores, while resorcinol, also an antibacterial and peeling agent, helps to prevent new breakouts. The oil-free, tinted lotion has a silky texture and can be used as a standalone concealer or worn under makeup. Contact: 855.459.8663, 8 SILKY HAND CARE So Silky Hand Crème from EltaMD moisturizes dry, fl aky skin for up to 12 hours while reducing skin discoloration and brightening the appearance of skin tone. The elegant, oil-free formulation is fragrance-free and features ceramides and emollients to maintain hydration even after handwashing, plus antioxidant vitamin E and titanium dioxide to protect hands from environmental pollution and photodamage. Contact: 800.633.8872. 6 7 8 5

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