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Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator

Proactiv

Skin Smoothing Exfoliator

Item #: 2500635 Size: 6.0 oz

Proactiv+'s creamy, cushiony cleanser is formulated with prescription-strength micro-crystal benzoyl peroxide to clear up acne blemishes and help prevent new ones from forming. It also contains tiny exfoliating beads and glycolic acid, which help to gently resurface the skin to reveal a smoother, softer-looking complexion.

Features:
  • Helps prevent breakouts by killing acne-causing bacteria.
  • Cleans and gently exfoliates the skin.
  • Helps to minimize the appearance of pores.
  • Designed to help reveal smoother, softer, healthier-looking skin.
  • Creamy, airy, cushiony texture.
  • Fip-top packaging for ease of use.
  • Non-greasy.
  • Sulfate-free.
  • Paraben-free.
  • Non-comedogenic.
  • Dermatologist tested.
  • Suitable for all skin types - oily, dry, combination, normal and sensitive.

Ingredients:
  • Benzoyl Peroxide (2.5%): Contains micro-crystal, prescription-quality benzoyl peroxide (BPO) designed to quickly kill acne-causing bacteria helping to clear up acne blemishes and 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.
  • Moisture Complex: A combination of a humectant and emollient designed to help retain moisture and leave skin feeling smooth, soft, supple and hydrated after cleansing.
  • Mild Cleanser: A naturally derived, sulfate-free cleansing agent designed to gently remove dirt, sweat, makeup and other impurities from the skin.
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 sunscreen.

Precautions: Do not use if you have very sensitive skin or are sensitive to benzoyl peroxide. For external use only. When using this product do not use this product more than three times per day. Skin irritation and dryness are more likely to occur if you use another topical acne medication at the same time. If irritation occurs, only use one topical acne medication at a time. Avoid unnecessary sun exposure and use a sunscreen. Avoid contact with the eyes, lips, and mouth. Avoid contact with hair and dyed fabrics, which may be bleached by this product. Skin irritation may occur, characterized by redness, burning, itching, peeling, or possibly swelling. Irritation may be reduced by using the product less frequently or in a lower concentration. Stop use and ask a doctor if irritation becomes severe. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Sensitivity Test for a New User: Apply product sparingly to one or two small affected areas during the first 3 days. If no discomfort occurs, follow the directions stated below.

Sensitivity Test: Apply a small amount to dampened skin. Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer and rinse thoroughly 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.
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.

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ProactivSkin Smoothing Exfoliator
 
4.8

(based on 6 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Leaves clean feel (6)
  • Improves skin texture (5)
  • Not greasy (4)
  • Balances skin (3)
  • Gentle (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Acne-prone skin (6)
  • Daily use (4)
  • All skin types (3)
  • Oily skin (3)
  • Sensitive skin (3)

Reviewed by 6 customers

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5.0

will purchase again

By Maddys mom

from state college, Pa

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Improves Skin Texture
  • Leaves Clean Feel
  • Not Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • All Skin Types

    Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

    clears skin fast

     
    5.0

    I cant live with out this product!

    By Miss J

    from San juan texas

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Not Greasy

    Cons

    • Dries Out Skin

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone Skin
    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

    The best product for acne.

     
    5.0

    Glad Ulta has Proactiv

    By pvm

    from Denver, CO

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Balances Skin
    • Gentle
    • Improves Skin Texture
    • Leaves Clean Feel
    • Not Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone Skin
      • All Skin Types
      • Daily Use
      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

      Have been using Proactiv for years, and have been an Ulta customer for years, glad that the two have come together. I have tried expensive harsh prescription acne medicine, and this works better.

       
      5.0

      I love this cleanser, my skin feels so soft and clean.

      By Vtears

      from Westminster, ca

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Improves Skin Texture
      • Leaves Clean Feel

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • Daily Use
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

        I use i at night to take the day off. My skin feels so good after i wash it , fresh and clean.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Proactiv+ Cleanser Finally Wins My Affection!

        By Lea24

        from San Antonio, TX

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Cleanses
        • Exfoliating
        • Fragrance-Free
        • Gentle
        • Leaves Clean Feel
        • Not Greasy

        Cons

        • Expensive

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone Skin
        • All Skin Types
        • Combination Skin
        • Daily Use
        • Dry Skin
        • Oily Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

        This is probably one of the best benzoyl peroxide cleansers I've ever tried. I disliked the original "old" cleanser from Proactiv, but the + cleanser is amazing. I feel it cleans, softens, smooths, and fights acne better than the original "old" proactiv cleanser or most other benzoyl peroxide cleansers out there.]
        (**My personal opinion/reaction: this can be somewhat drying to the skin sometimes, but benzoyl peroxide is hydrogen peroxide or like it, so its job is to kill acne bacteria on skin; therefore, it can be somewhat drying. I always put a moisturizer or sunscreen on afterwards and that helps out a lot).

         
        5.0

        Great for Daily Use

        By Shopper36

        from Las Vegas, NV

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balances Skin
        • Improves Skin Texture
        • Leaves Clean Feel

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone Skin
          • Combination Skin
          • Daily Use
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Proactiv Skin Smoothing Exfoliator:

          Have to continue regular use of this product to see the true effects of it.

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