IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Obagi Medical, a long-time leader in professional skin care, announced the launch of the SUZANOBAGIMD product line that is scientifically formulated to cleanse dirt and other impurities while defending against UV rays* and rejuvenating the skin. Dr. Suzan Obagi partnered with Obagi Medical to scientifically formulate the perfect balance of clinically studied ingredients, antioxidants, and naturally derived compounds to help provide consumers with healthier-looking, more radiant skin, while remaining hypoallergenic and free of parabens, synthetic fragrances, and dyes.
"We are thrilled to collaborate with Dr. Suzan Obagi, renowned cosmetic surgeon and dermatologist, to introduce a proprietary formulated skin care line that addresses the signs of skin aging for all skin types, while remaining free of harsh ingredients," said Jaime Castle, President of Obagi Medical. "This new line builds upon Obagi Medical's continued legacy of healthy skin to provide an effortless customizable, three-step process to cleanse, protect, and renew skin to keep it looking and feeling its best."
The products in the SUZANOBAGIMD line are comprised of powerful ingredients, such as retinaldehyde and polyhydroxy acids, that were thoughtfully selected for their effectiveness and tolerability, making the formulas ideal for all skin types, including sensitive skin. The products treat a wide range of skin concerns and types, including the appearance of photoaging (fine lines and wrinkles), rough or lackluster skin, and delicate or sensitive skin. The full line has been dermatologist tested and 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. All products from the SUZANOBAGIMD line can be used together or integrated with other Obagi® systems or products.
"Obagi has always been revered as the gold standard within the industry of clinical skin care, so with our shared philosophies, it seemed a natural collaboration," said Dr. Suzan Obagi, Associate Professor of Dermatology and Plastic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Director of the UPMC Cosmetic Surgery & Skin Health Center and 2018 President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. "We are very excited to finally launch the SUZANOBAGIMD line, which was designed with the modern patient in mind. We put much of our focus on sourcing high quality, powerful ingredients to create safe and gentle formulations without compromising efficacy."
The SUZANOBAGIMD line is available exclusively through Obagi Medical and can be purchased through skin care providers. To learn more, please visit www.obagi.com.
About Obagi Medical
Obagi Medical is an industry-leading, advanced skin care line formulated with scientifically proven ingredients and refined with a legacy of 30 years' experience. First known as leaders in the treatment of hyperpigmentation with the Obagi Nu-Derm® System, Obagi products are designed to restore your skin's natural radiance by visibly improving balance, tone and texture, and diminishing the appearance of premature aging, photodamage, skin discoloration, acne and sun damage. For more information on Obagi, connect with the brand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About Dr. Suzan Obagi
Dr. Suzan Obagi is an associate professor of dermatology and plastic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and serves as the director of the state-of-the-art UPMC Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Health Center. Dr. Obagi's academic commitments include clinical research, training residents in dermatologic surgery and cosmetic dermatologic surgery, and in her role as the director of the cosmetic dermatologic surgery fellowship. Dr. Obagi has worked on various committees with the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, is the President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, has formerly served as vice president of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, and is a past president of the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation. In addition, Dr. Obagi trains physicians from around the world on the latest in cosmetic and laser surgery.
The SUZANOBAGIMD product formulations and associated logos and trademarks are property of Nextcell Medical Company and used by Obagi Cosmeceuticals LLC under license.
*Only Soothing Complex Broad Spectrum SPF 25 contains physical UVA and UVB protection.
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