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).
- Average Price: $25
Reviews from the Community
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
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 using it. I will say however that I was battling cystic acne, and I don't feel Proactiv is the solution for that type of acne, at... READ MORE
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
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