How can I continue to look great while I’m raising my children?

I'm in my mid 30s. I just had my last baby. I want to start looking great again. You have many wonderful products and treatments listed. What are the best products that I should be using. My doctor recommends Obagi, but I'm open to anything that is the best (highest amounts of the good stuff, like a 20% vit. c). I just want to look good while I'm raising my kids. Also, what are the best lasers for wrinkles and general youthful appearance on the market today? Just found your site and love it!

Thank you!   See the question right before this for the laser answer.  Obagi has some good products my concerns with that line are that it’s overly irritating for many and they tend to put hydroquinones in many of their regimens with no cautions about how long to use them.

Also, I think you can do better for less money.  Start with a gentle cleanser, sunscreen and a moisturizer geared for your skin type.  Add these two things:  1) try the Skinceuticals Phloretin CF GEL (newer great antioxidant – not in our products yet) under your sunscreen and 2)  add a ‘Vitamin A cream’ at night over your moisturizer. You could start with the SkinMedica Retinol and then graduate to prescription tretinoin or Renova.   See the links and tips for avoiding irritation with these.   Dr. I

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