Obagi Skin Care System Benefits
A lot of facial chemical peels are effective in unearthing new skin and giving your complexion a boost, however many use harsh chemicals that leave you red or peeling for days. Obagi Nuderm Skin Care System by Dr. Zein Obagi is one of the most effective treatments that can gently do the job without getting any bad effects and downtimes. Below are some benefits that you can get from Obagi Nuderm Skin Care System:
- Fine Line Correction
- Improvement of Skin Complexion
- Skin Rejuvenation
- Correction for Melasma or Brown Spots (hyperpigmentation) cauased by hormonal imabalances and sun exposure.
- Dermal Collagen Production
- Correction of Skin Laxity.
- Pore Size Reduction.
- Skin Precondition- prior to surgical and nonsurgical procedures.
- Enhances the results of Botox or fillers.
- Compatible with laser treatments such as Fraxel Laser and CO2 Laser.
- Can work well with other Facial surgeries, including Facelifts, Blepharoplasties and Neck lifts.
Most experts would suggest the 3 to 5 month treatment protocol for a more effective and definitive correction of wrinkles, fine lines, complexion, melasma. Also, the length of the treatment and the treatment protocol depends on the severity of the skin condition.
Do I need Prescription to Use Obagi Nuderm Systems?
Complications of Obagi Nuderm Skin Care System
Complications are rare but possible. Always remember that medicine is not a perfect science and results are sometimes variable. Due to the peeling nature of Obagi, complications may occur. These complications are usually limited for very deep peeling sessions. Also, long term complications resulting from the peel are rare. Below are some complications that may occur:
- Keloid or scarring
- Herpetic outbreak
- Bacterial contamination or viral outbreak
- Uneven penetration of the agent
- Uneven skin depigmentation or peeling
NOTE: Complications are usually caused by improper prescription and use of the treatment. Therefore, it is of utmost importance to always seek for the advice of an expert.