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Proactiv is a brand of acne treatment and skin-care products. Its flagship product is a multi-step acne treatment system that is sold on a subscription basis. The active ingredients vary depending on the country where it's sold (e.g., US and Canadian versions contain benzoyl peroxide, while the UK formulation uses salicylic acid). 

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I am going to be 100% honest, I've used proactive for 3 months now. The first 2 month the break outs were bad, I figured it had to get worse before it gets better right? Wrong this product had made my face not only full of blisters and huge pimples but my face is in constant pain. I called to... READ MORE

31 Years Old - Missouri, MO

Awesome product fixed all my complexion issues. Love it thanks so much. I will never stop using it. It boosted my confidence so much. Everyone is telling me how wonderful my face looks. I never thought in a million years that my face would ever have looked again the way it did in high school.... READ MORE

Proactiv Made my Skin Worse

I have had cystic acne (genetics) since age 12. I tried a lot of creams...retin a, differin, with little help. I finally had accutane a couple years ago and it was perfect for me. My skin was flawless. Two years later, with no insurance, the effects of accutane began to wear off. So I attempted... READ MORE

Proactiv Cleared Me Up and Made my Skin Look Great - Los Angeles, CA

After years of struggling with adult acne, i finally tried proactiv. i had tried many other products over the years, and some worked ok, but i still had intermittent breakout. with this system, i started to see benefits in about two weeks, but i stuck with it and by one month my skin looked... READ MORE

Not The Solution For My Acne

This reviewer is affiliated with RealSelf. The views expressed here are their own and do not reflect the views of RealSelf, Inc.I used ProActiv for 3 months and did not experience any dramatic results. I did see a slight improvement here and there, but nothing significant enough to continue... READ MORE

Success With Proactiv For a While - Chicago, IL

I've had acne since I started puberty around age 10 (lucky me!). I remember my dad taking pity on me and going to the drugstore with me to look for something (he bought me Clearasil 10% benzoyl peroxide). I used to use rubbing alcohol on a cotton ball as toner, and tried to dry the oil and... READ MORE

Proactiv -Morehead, KY

I started using Pro Activ, November of this year. I used it twice daily, applying it once in the morning and once before I went to bed. After I put on the 3 steps provided, my face would start to burn for and would continue for about 10 minutes. This was very disturbing. I figured this was one... READ MORE

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