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Proactiv 3-Step System

Proactiv

3-Step System

Item #: 2500638

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Proactiv+ is an acne treatment system with their exclusive Smart Target technology that delivers even more medicine to the pores for faster results. The three synergistic steps were formulated for daily use to clear acne blemishes, help prevent future breakouts and promote skin that is consistently clear, smooth, and radiant.

Features & Benefits:
  • Paraben-free.
  • Non-comedogenic.
  • Dermatologist-tested.
  • Suitable for all skin types.

Ingredients:

Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:
  • Benzoyl Peroxide: Contains micro-crystal benzoyl peroxide (BPO) designed to quickly kill acne-causing bacteria to clear acne blemishes and help prevent new ones from forming.
  • Pore Resurfacer: Gentle exfoliating beads work together with glycolic acid to help slough away dull, dry layers of dead skin cells, helping to clear pores and prep them for the Pore Targeting Treatment.

Pore Targeting Treatment:
  • Smart Target Benzoyl Peroxide: Exclusive technology designed to deliver BPO acne medicine directly into pores to help prevent dryness and irritation of the skin.

Complexion Perfecting Hydrator:
  • Salicylic Acid: An acne medicine designed to help clear pores of cellular debris and keep them clear -helping to minimize the look of pores for a more luminous complexion.
  • Skin Brightening Complex: Natural skin brighteners such as kojic acid, licorice extract, bearberry and sophora root are designed to help fade the appearance of post-acne marks and even skin tone.
  • Moisturizing Complex: Includes a powerful humectant, hyaluronic acid, plus other hydrating ingredients to help alleviate dryness for softer, smoother looking skin.

A $75 value!

Includes:
  • Skin Smoothing Exfoliator (2.0 oz)
  • Pore Targeting Treatment (1.0 oz)
  • Complexion Perfecting Hydrator (1.0 oz)
Skin Smoothing Exfoliator: Step 1 in the Proactiv+ 3-part system. Use twice daily, morning and night. Treat your whole face. Apply a small amount to dampened skin and gently massage with fingertips for 1 to 2 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water. Pat dry and follow with Step 2, the Pore Targeting Treatment and Step 3 the Complexion Perfecting Hydrator. If going outside, use a broad spectrum SPF 15 or higher.

Pore Targeting Treatment: Clean the skin thoroughly with Step 1 Skin Smoothing Exfoliator before applying this product. Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor. If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day. If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor. Follow with Step 3 Complexion Perfecting Hydrator.

Complexion Perfecting Hydrator: Apply Step 3 Complexion Perfecting Hydrator after completing Steps 1 and 2 of the Proactiv+ Core 3-step system. Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer one to three times daily. Because excessive drying of the skin may occur, start with one application daily, then gradually increase to two or three times daily if needed or as directed by a doctor. If bothersome dryness or peeling occurs, reduce application to once a day or every other day. If going outside, apply sunscreen after using this product. If irritation or sensitivity develops, stop use of both products and ask a doctor.
Skin Smoothing Exfoliator: Active: Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5%. Inactive: Water, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Glycerin, Paraffin, Lauryl/Myristyl Benzoate, Coconut Acid, Tocopherol, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Dimethicone, Ethylhexylglycerin, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Glycolic Acid, Sodium Isethionate, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.

Pore Targeting Treatment: Active: Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5%. Inactive: Water, Ethoxydiglycol, Glycerin, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Polysorbate 80, Polysorbate 60, Sorbitan Stearate, Carbomer, Potassium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Fragrance.

Complexion Perfecting Hydrator: Active: Salicylic Acid 0.5%. Inactive: Water, Butylene Glycol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Sodium Polyacrylate, Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract, Sophora Angustifolia Root Extract, Morus Alba Root Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Arctostaphylos Uva Ursi Leaf Extract, Kojic Acid, Zinc Gluconate, Alpha-Glucan Oligosaccharide, Sodium Hyaluronate, Bisabolol, Allantoin, Squalane, Safflower Oil/Palm Oil Aminopropanediol Esters, C12-15 Alkyl Lactate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Glycerin, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Hydrogenated Polydecene, Hydroxypropyl Cyclodextrin, PPG-5-Laureth-5, Polyquaternium-11, Ceteareth-20, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Polysorbate 60, Hexylene Glycol, PPG-2 Myristyl Ether Propionate, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.

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Proactiv3-Step System
 
4.0

(based on 53 reviews)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

No Pros

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (40), Yes (4)

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5.0

I will continue to buy product

By Gina

from Savannah, Ga

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • They are no longer sold in the malls

    Best Uses

      Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

      They no longer sell the products in the Malls with Customer Service person to assist you. This was such a great benefit to have the person available to assist you in the Mall.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      2.0

      I personally wouldnt buy again

      By JetJet

      from Phoenix, AZ

      Pros

      • Cleared skin
      • Helped breakouts

      Cons

      • Dried out skin
      • Made skin flakey

      Best Uses

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        I naturally have really dry skin but also regularly break out so I bought this product to help with my blemishes. The product really cleared my skin of pimples and helped with break outs. However, I would not recommend this for anyone with even slightly dry skin because it will make it way worse. If you have super oily, broken out skin than I'm sure this will work great for you. It was just way to drying for my skin.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Awesome!

        By Alyssa

        from Lewisberry, PA

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        My daughter used this product and within 2 days her skin was already becoming clearer! She is thrilled with it! She does have to moisturize more because it dries her skin out, but she doesn't mind because the results are so good.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        It works

        By JMJ

        from Hopkinton,MA

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        It really clear acnes and pimples.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Convenient

        By Gaby

        from Iowa

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        Easy to use and works

         
        5.0

        Yes the bomb!!!

        By Lynn

        from Newman ga

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        The bomb!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Quick & Easy

        By Brooke G

        from Canton, OH

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Target Control On The Go

        Cons

        • Expensive

        Best Uses

        • Easy to Use, Fast Results

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        I've had great results with just using it for a week. Coupons should work with this offer at Ulta but does not.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        CHECK THE EXPIRATION DATE

        By Paula Feltis

        from Huntington Beach, CA

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        I purchased this as a gift for my 13 year old step daughter from the location at Bella Terra in Huntington Beach. I never thought to check the expiration date. I will tell everyone about my experience. If corporate wants to make this right I will let people know it is store specific and not policy to trick or deceive the customers into buying products that are about to expire.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        Love it!

        By Sam I am

        from Portsmouth, NH

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        I have been self conscious about my skin since I was a young teen and nothing I tried was ever strong enough. I wouldn't even look at myself in the mirror. Now I go to work all the time without any make up on!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I'm hooked

        By Snickers

        from Peoria il

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Works fast

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about Proactiv 3-Step System:

        My medicine causes horrible breakouts on my entire face and neck using proactive daily keeps my face and neck clear with only occasional breakout just one or two hurray

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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          Does this product help with previous acne marks?
          Asked on 5/5/2017 by little lesly from Los Angeles

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            A:

            This product contains natural skin brighteners that do help fade the appearance of post-acne (previous) acne marks. Be sure to also check out our Advanced Dark Spot Correcting Serum to help fade acne marks and any discoloration.

            Answered on 5/5/2017 by Brand Expert from Proactiv
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