Obagi Tretinoin Cream 0.1% is the strongest Tretinoin cream Obagi sells and is only recommended for patients who have used this product before. It is used to treat acne, fine lines, and wrinkles.
Obagi Tretinoin Cream USP 0.1% stimulates cell turnover and is a derivative of vitamin A, the active ingredient in Retin-A. It is used to treat acne, scaly skin problems, and has anti-aging benefits to reduce fine lines and wrinkles. If you have pigmentation issues, you can use this product with Obagi Blender, as well. This strength is not recommended for use if you have not used a tretinoin cream before – it is recommended to start with a lower strength. Be patient, as it can take up to 12 weeks to see results. There may be a slight discomfort or peeling when using this product. Acne may worsen in the initial few weeks of using the product but should subside.
Use Tretinoin Cream once a day in the evening right before going to sleep or as directed by your physician. Upon first use, use every other night. Wash with a mild cleanser and dry your skin completely. It is recommended to wait at least 30 minutes before applying after cleansing your face. Use a half-inch or less or as directed by your skin care professional. Dab on skin and spread onto face. You should always apply a full spectrum sunscreen when using this product. Please see package insert for full directions.
Tretinoin 0.1%, Stearic Acid, Isoprpyl Myristate, Polyoxyl 40 Stearate, Stearyl Alcohol, Xanthan Gum, Sorbic Acid, Butylated Hydroxytoluene, Purified Water
Do not use this product if you are pregnant, nursing or considering pregnancy. Use these products under a physician’s guidance and continue to follow up with your physician.