Complete Skin Solution with Proactiv

Last time, remember when I shared about Proactiv Solution? (see previous entry)  The guaranteed Proactiv Solution, now brings you a total approach in acne management.  Aside from the Combination Therapy kits, Proactive now has a complete line of different products.  With its success, its family now got bigger offering a wide variety of items that will cater to common skin problem such as acne marks, dry skin.  You can also use it for prevention and protection.

Which reminds me,  way back in high school I had a classmate who had acne all over his face.  We saw him as somewhat shy and geeky.  When he got in college and found the perfect solution for his skin, he gained his confidence and now he's married.  So you see acne is not only unhygienic, it's also a hindrance.

So what's new with Proactiv?  Let me introduce them one by one so you know what you need.  Note that knowing when to use is essential so that you could effectively eliminate the problem without any excess spending.

1. Proactiv Oil Free Moisture with SPF 15 (50ml at 1,099 php)
  • What it is: Moisturizing sunscreen helps to keep oily skin hydrated, balanced, and healthy.
  • When to use: Dry or oily skin and frequently exposed to sunlight
  • How it solves: Provides moisture with out added oil;  It also protects the skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays that damages the skin
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Octinoxate and Zinc Oxide - recognized for UVA and UVB sun protection and won’t cause break outs

2. Proactiv Green Tea Moisturizer (30ml at 1,099 php)
  • What it is: Perfect daily moisturizer for dry, acne prone skin absorbs and hydrates instantly.  It is feather-light moisturizer absorbs instantly, designed to deliver deep hydration to dry, tired skin. It’s formulated with concentrated botanical extracts and powerful antioxidants for a moisturizing experience that’s as healthy as it is refreshing.
  • When to use:  Dry and acne prone skin
  • How it solves: Provides moisture, hydrates the skin without clogging the pores and feeling greasy
  • Key Ingredients:
    • Green Tea EGCG – a potent inflammatory antioxidant helps fight P acne
    • Cytobiol Iris A – a concentrated blend of botanical extracts designed to help inhibit bacterial growth, regulate sebum and regenerate tissue
    • Retinyl Palminate – designed to promote skin elasticity and reduction of fine lines caused by UV Damage.
3. Proactiv Clarifying Night Cream (30ml at 1,199 php)
  • What it is: Skin clarifying pore treatment combines acne-fighting salicylic acid with retinol for powerful anti aging benefits.  It gives anti-acne and anti-ageing benefits in one product.
  • When to use:  acne prone and sensitive to benzoyl peroxide. 
  • How it solves: Acne Treatment; It contains salicylic acid to eliminate most acne blemishes and help prevent new break outs. Plus, retinol to help improve clarity of the skin and reduce thee appearance of fine lines. It’s the perfect night cream for acne-prone skin.
  • Key Ingredients:
    • Salicylic Acid – Clears acne and blemishes and helps prevents future breakouts.
    • Retinol – known as Vitamin A, helps refine skin’s texture.

4. Proactiv Deep Cleansing Wash  (240ml at 999 php)
  • What it is:  Deep Cleansing medicated body wash fights acne on your back, chest & shoulders – everywhere!
  • When to use: Acne all over the body especially in shoulders, chest and back. (good alternative to benzoyl peroxide)
  • How it solves: Acne Treatment for Face and Body; It is formulated to unclog pores and reduces oiliness while preventing future breakouts. It also made to clear blemishes on the entire body.
  • Key Ingredients:
    • Salicylic Acid – 2% concentration is excellent in healing and helping prevent acne break outs
    • Camelia Oleifera Seed Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Gel – these gentle botanicals soothe and heal skin
5. Proactiv Daily Oil Control (50ml at 899 php)
  • What it is: Eliminate shine with our breakthrough lotion for oily skin!  It's an oil-free formula gently helps your skin balance its own natural oil levels to help stop excess oil before it starts.
  • When to use: For managing oily skin
  • How it solves: Oil Absorber; it helps keep pores from clogging, skin from looking shiny and make up from streaking
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Cyclomethicone – This silicone is used for its water repelling and skin adhering properties
    • Nylon-12 – a unique and efficient oil absorber
6. Proactiv Sheer Finish Compact Foundation (995 php)

  • What it is: Medicated foundation covers beautifully as it helps to heal blemished skin! A lightweight powder to wear alone or over Compact Foundation. It evens skin tones and absorbs oil to help keep your skin smooth and fresh looking all day.
    • Shades Available: 
      • Light
      • Medium
      • Tan
  • When to use: To cover their acne blemishes
  • How it solves: Medicated powder which helps prevent pimples from forming; it has salicylic acid that keeps pores clear and clean while giving a soft and natural finish.
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Salicylic Acid – Heals existing acne blemishes and helps prevent future breakouts
    • Silica – Highly absorbent silica to soak up excess oils
7. Proactiv Sheer Finish Translucent Pressed Powder (995 php)

  • What it is: Sheer and light-weight pressed powder goes on smoothly and translucent for a truly flawless finish.
  • When to use: Ideal use for people with Oily Skin
  • How it solves: Oil Free Make Up; Eliminates shine and controls oil for a fresh face throughout the day.
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Silica and Kaolin – Both help absorb excess oils from the skin to keep pores clear

8. Proactiv Mild Exfoliating Peel (30ml at 1,099 php)

  • What it is: Complementary product for people with Oily Skin
  • When to use: For acne treatment
  • How it solves:  Specially formulated with Salicylic Acid to penetrate pores for a clearer complexion. Mild sloughing action rolls away built-up sebaceous oil on the skin’s surface, while calming botanicals soothe the skin.
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Salicylic Acid – Great for reducing the number of acne pimples

9. Proactiv Daily Protection plus Sunscreen SPF 30 (118ml at 1,099 php)

  • What it is: Developed for acne prone skin, this light, oil free sunscreen shields you against the effects of the sun. Patented micro sponge technology helps absorb extra oil.
  • When to use: Acne prone skin frequently exposed to sunlight (ideal for daily use)
  • How it solves:  Provides UVA/UVB protection for face and body
  • Key Ingredients: 
    • Octinoxate, Oxybenzone Octisalate, Homosalate, Avobensone – Sunscreen ingredients provide UVA and UVB Protection
    • Beta Hydroxy Acid – Helps purify pores to help keep skin clear
    • Vitamins A and E – Skin conditioners help nourish and refine skin’s texture
    Proactiv Solutions can now be found at your nearest mall kiosks
    Proactiv Mall Kiosk in Glorietta 3
  • Glorietta 3, Ground Floor  - (02) 388 2848  
  • Trinoma, 2nd Floor - (02) 380 3801  
  • Robinsons Galleria, 3rd Floor  - (02) 380 5506  
  • Marquee Mall, Ground Floor - 0915 385 3103 
  • Alphaland Southgate Mall, 2nd Floor - 0915 485 6660 
  • Ill Terrazzo Mall, Upper Ground Floor - 0932 720 6900
So go ahead and try Proactiv Solutions out for yourself.  Remember to choose according to your needs.