Dr. Timothy Jochen of Contour Dermatology discusses skin care products that men can use to help make them look younger and take care care of their skin. Dr. Jochen is a Board Certified Dermatologist and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at USC.

Skin care products featured in this Segment include:

Contour Dermatology Gly/Sal 2-2 Wash — contains 2% Glycolic Acid/2% Salicylic Acid. An excellent cleanser for men and people with acne-prone skin.

Obagi Tretinoin (Retin-A) (RX) — available in three strengths 0.025%, 0.05% and 0.10%

Propecia and Avodart (RX) — two prescription medications for increased hair growth. Both Finasteride (brand name Propecia) and Dutasteride (brand name Avodart) are 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors that inhibit the conversion of testosterone into dihydrotestosterone.

Obagi Nu-Derm SunFader (RX) — a dual product with sunscreen with SPF 15 and a skin lightening solution to protect skin from sun damage while correcting uneven surface skin color and brown spots.

Obagi Nu-Derm Clear (RX) — Clear is one of six products that are part of Obagi’s acclaimed Nu-Derm System, but it is available separately. Clear is a skin bleaching and correcting cream that contains 4% prescription strength hydroquinone.

TNS Essential Serum by SkinMedica — a great all-in-one anti-aging product to rejuvenate your skin, SkinMedica TNS Essential Serum contains a high concentration of human growth factors. There are also seven antioxidants to fight free radicals, three peptides help support the foundation of the skin and alpha arbuten which visibly brightens the skin. This serum also contains hyaluronic acid filling spheres which help trap water on the surface of the skin to keep it hydrated. These potent ingredients work synergistically to improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and the overall tone and texture of your skin. This product is suitable for all skin types.

For more information, contact Contour Dermatology at (760) 423-4000.

* Results and your patient experience may vary