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Obagi Medical: A Leader in Skin Health

Obagi Medical Products, Inc., is a global specialty pharmaceutical company founded by leading skin care experts in 1988, and is now owned by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Obagi® products are designed to minimize the appearance of premature skin aging, skin damage, hyperpigmentation, acne, and sun damage and are primarily available through dermatologists, plastic surgeons, medical spas, and skin care physicians.

Headquartered in Long Beach, California, Obagi Medical Products, Inc., is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, markets and sells, and is the leading provider of proprietary topical aesthetic and therapeutic prescription-strength skin care systems in the physician-dispense market. The systems are designed to prevent and improve the most common and visible skin disorders in adult skin. The foundation of the company began in 1988 with the creation of the Obagi Nu-Derm ® System, developed by leading skincare experts. In 1997 the company officially began operations as Obagi Medical Products, Inc.

The company has continued to grow each year, introducing multiple product lines, and expanding its sales force and corporate office. The company sells its products through a direct sales force in the United States and internationally through distribution partners in over 42 countries across North America, Central America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Over the years, the company has developed prescription-strength skin health products and systems primarily for the dermatology, plastic surgery, and related aesthetic markets. Using its Penetrating Therapeutics™ technologies, the company’s products are designed to improve penetration of prescription and cosmetic agents across the skin barrier for common and visible skin conditions in adult skin including photodamage, hyperpigmentation (chloasma, melasma and freckles), senile lentigines, acne vulgaris, sun damage and rosacea.

Obagi Medical Products’ develops and commercializes skin health products for the dermatology, plastic surgery, and related aesthetic markets.

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Obagi Medical Products, Inc. Corporate Headquarters 3760 Kilroy Airport Way, Suite 500 Long Beach, CA 90806