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).
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
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
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
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