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  • Proactiv Repairing Treatment

    I first used Proactiv several years ago, but only used the 3-piece system, and had to quit when, even using it every other day, I was flaking and peeling because of the repairing lotion. It was just too drying. Fast forward to a couple years ago (I'm in my early 30's by the way) when due to some health issues my skin started breaking out again. Nothing was working and it just kept getting worse - dull complexion, scarring acne, etc. - so I thought I'd try Proactiv again. This time I went with the 4-piece system with oil-free moisturizer, and for the past 2+ years, I've had no problems. Every once in a while I take a couple-week break, but I notice a difference if I let it go too long. The repairing lotion, when I use it regularly, has made such a change in my skin tone! It's clear, bright, and free from acne Even the few pimples I do get each year don't last as long. I get complimented on my skin even when I'm not wearing makeup (indeed, I need much less now than I used to). And even my reaction to the repairing lotion has improved over time: last summer, I didn't even need to use moisturizer most of the time. I don't guess this product will work for everyone, but it sure has worked for me. Love it!

    March 24, 2010

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  • Tend Skin Liquid

    I have fairly normal skin with a bit of sensitivity, meaning, I can use most regular skincare products, but every once in a while I'll get a reaction. This was one I reacted to, and what a reaction it was! I had my eyebrows waxed before my bridal portrait sitting 9 years ago and the technician used this product. It started stinging immediately, but since I'd never used this before, I didn't know that wasn't normal. When it started burning about 15 seconds later, I said something and we tried to wipe it off, but, long story short, if you look closely in my portrait proofs, you can see skin burned off around my eyebrows. I allowed another technician to try it again just a couple of years ago, thinking that 9 years of waxing might've helped ease some of the sensitivity. Not the case - still burned, was missing the upper layer of skin for a while. I don't doubt the word of those who've had great success with it, but just want to offer a word of caution: if you have even slightly sensitive skin, be very, very careful.

    March 24, 2010

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