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Acne.org Treatment (Benzoyl Peroxide - 2.5%)
based on 1200 reviews

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Neutrogena On-the-Spot Acne Treatment
based on 348 reviews

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Erythromycin Oral Antibiotic
based on 194 reviews

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Stridex Maximum Pads with Salicylic Acid, Alcohol Free
based on 53 reviews

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Clean & Clear Persa-Gel 10, Maximum Strength
based on 343 reviews

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Clean & Clear Clear Advantage Daily Acne Clearing Lotion
based on 37 reviews

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Acne.org Treatment (Benzoyl Peroxide - 2.5%)
based on 1200 reviews

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Erythromycin Oral Antibiotic
based on 194 reviews

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Clean & Clear Persa-Gel 10, Maximum Strength
based on 343 reviews

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Clean & Clear Clear Advantage Daily Acne Clearing Lotion
based on 37 reviews

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Neutrogena Multi-Vitamin Acne Treatment Lotion
based on 38 reviews

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Proactiv Solution Repairing Lotion 2.5% Benzoyl Peroxide
based on 87 reviews

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Neutrogena On-the-Spot Acne Treatment
based on 348 reviews

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Clean & Clear Advantage Acne Spot Treatment
based on 412 reviews

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Oxy Maximum Action Spot Treatment
based on 76 reviews

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L'Oreal Pure Zone Pore Tightening Astringent
based on 21 reviews

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Pro-Acne (5% Benzol Peroxide) Gel
based on 7 reviews

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Clearasil Daily Clear Adult Tinted Acne Treatment Cream
based on 62 reviews

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Tetracycline Oral Antibiotic
based on 350 reviews

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Differin Adapalene (0.1%) Gel
based on 1264 reviews

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Azelex Azelaic Acid (20%) Cream
based on 208 reviews

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Benzoyl Peroxide
based on 197 reviews

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Clindamycin
based on 347 reviews

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Erythromycin Oral Antibiotic
based on 194 reviews

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Differin Adapalene (0.1%) Gel
based on 1264 reviews

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Azelex Azelaic Acid (20%) Cream
based on 208 reviews

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Benzoyl Peroxide
based on 197 reviews

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Clindamycin
based on 347 reviews

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Sodium Sulfacetamide
based on 97 reviews

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Tazorotene (Tazorac, Avage)
based on 584 reviews

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Tetracycline Oral Antibiotic
based on 350 reviews

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Erythromycin Oral Antibiotic
based on 194 reviews

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Minocycline Oral Antibiotic
based on 1078 reviews

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Doxycycline Oral Antibiotic
based on 1203 reviews

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Isotretinoin (Accutane)
based on 1902 reviews

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Ortho Tri-Cyclen Oral Contraceptive
based on 794 reviews

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Vinegar (as a topical)
based on 401 reviews

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Vitamin B5
based on 281 reviews

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Chemical Peels
based on 160 reviews

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Lemon Juice (applied topically)
based on 817 reviews

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Toothpaste
based on 478 reviews

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Aspirin Mask
based on 456 reviews

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Vinegar (as a topical)
based on 401 reviews

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Lemon Juice (applied topically)
based on 817 reviews

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Lemon Juice (as a drink)
based on 137 reviews

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Actimine
based on 2 reviews

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Manuka Oil
based on 9 reviews

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Garlic
based on 125 reviews

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Vinegar (as a topical)
based on 401 reviews

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Toothpaste
based on 478 reviews

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Aspirin Mask
based on 456 reviews

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Lemon Juice (as a drink)
based on 137 reviews

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Tea Tree Oil
based on 593 reviews

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Manuka Oil
based on 9 reviews

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Vitamin B5
based on 281 reviews

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Lemon Juice (applied topically)
based on 817 reviews

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Zinc
based on 414 reviews

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Vitamin C
based on 48 reviews

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Vitamin E
based on 180 reviews

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Green Tea
based on 339 reviews

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Chemical Peels
based on 160 reviews

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KAVI Salicylic Acid Peel
based on 12 reviews

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Jessner Peel
based on 4 reviews

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Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta Daily Face Peel - Travel Packs
based on 4 reviews

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Glytone Mini Peel Gel
based on 1 reviews

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Smoothbeam Laser Acne Treatment
based on 103 reviews

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N-Lite Laser Acne Treatment
based on 130 reviews

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Fraxel Laser Fraxel Laser
based on 179 reviews

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CoolTouch Laser Treatment
based on 20 reviews

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V-Beam Laser Acne Treatment
based on 6 reviews

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Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
based on 10 reviews

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ClearLight Acne Treatment
based on 20 reviews

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Omnilux Light Treatment
based on 23 reviews

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Levulan Blue Light Acne Treatment
based on 172 reviews

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Verilux ClearWave® Light Therapy Acne Treatment System
based on 46 reviews

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Zeno Acne Clearing Device
based on 121 reviews

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ThermaClear Acne Clearing Device
based on 9 reviews

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Steaming
based on 13 reviews

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Zeno Hot Spot
based on 19 reviews

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No!No! Skin Acne Treatment System
based on 2 reviews

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Basis Sensitive Skin Bar
based on 47 reviews

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Purpose Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 82 reviews

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Cetaphil Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 32 reviews

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Cetaphil Antibacterial Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 94 reviews

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Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
based on 527 reviews

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Neutrogena Extra Gentle Cleanser
based on 51 reviews

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Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
based on 527 reviews

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Neutrogena Extra Gentle Cleanser
based on 51 reviews

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Purpose Gentle Cleansing Wash
based on 216 reviews

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Clean & Clear Essentials Foaming Facial Cleanser
based on 78 reviews

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Phisoderm Deep Cleaning Cleanser for Sensitive Skin
based on 10 reviews

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Clean & Clear Advantage Acne Cleanser
based on 224 reviews

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Basis Sensitive Skin Bar
based on 47 reviews

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Purpose Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 82 reviews

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Cetaphil Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 32 reviews

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Cetaphil Antibacterial Gentle Cleansing Bar
based on 94 reviews

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Aveeno Active Naturals Moisturizing Bar for Dry Skin
based on 21 reviews

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Lever 2000 Special Moisture Response Bar Soap, Anti-Bacterial
based on 11 reviews

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Noxzema Cleansing Cream, Sensitive
based on 20 reviews

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Clearasil Daily Face Wash, Sensitive
based on 115 reviews

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Noxzema Cleansing Lotion, Sensitive
based on 37 reviews

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Clean & Clear Blackhead Clearing Scrub
based on 134 reviews

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Clean & Clear Deep Action Cream Cleanser, Oil-Free
based on 132 reviews

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Oxy Maximum Action Advanced Face Wash
based on 302 reviews

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Clean & Clear Oil Absorbing Sheets
based on 144 reviews

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Stridex Maximum Pads with Salicylic Acid, Alcohol Free
based on 53 reviews

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Clearasil Maximum Strength Pore Cleansing Pads
based on 46 reviews

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Stridex Daily Care Acne Pads, Sensitive with Aloe, Alcohol Free
based on 15 reviews

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Stridex Essential Alcohol Free Pads with Salicylic Acid
based on 1 reviews

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Clean & Clear Morning Burst Facial Cleanser with Bursting Beads, Oil-Free
based on 111 reviews

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St. Ives Medicated Apricot Scrub for Oily or Acne Prone Skin
based on 117 reviews

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Aveeno Positively Radiant Skin Brightening Daily Scrub
based on 50 reviews

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Neutrogena Pore Refining Exfoliating Cleanser
based on 36 reviews

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Noxzema Daily Exfoliating Cleanser
based on 4 reviews

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Nivea for Men Deep Cleaning Face Scrub
based on 1 reviews

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Biore Blemish Fighting Cleansing Cloths
based on 9 reviews

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Dove Essential Nutrients Cleansing Cloths Refill, Regular
based on 1 reviews

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Neutrogena Make-up Remover Cleansing Towelettes
based on 8 reviews

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Philosophy Purity Made Simple
based on 14 reviews

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L'Oreal Pure Zone Pore Tightening Astringent
based on 21 reviews

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Youthful Essence Microdermabrasion System
based on 27 reviews

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Zeno Acne Clearing Device
based on 121 reviews

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Clarisonic Skin Care Brush
based on 99 reviews

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Clarisonic Facial Cleansing System
based on 4 reviews

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Eucerin Skin Renewal SPF 15 Day Lotion
based on 18 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture with Sunscreen SPF 15
based on 116 reviews

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Cetaphil Daily Facial Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15
based on 135 reviews

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Purpose Dual Treatment Moisture Lotion with SPF 15
based on 49 reviews

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Eucerin Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Sensitive Skin Lotion SPF 15
based on 13 reviews

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Eucerin Everyday Protection Face Lotion for Sensitive Skin, SPF 30
based on 13 reviews

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Eucerin Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Sensitive Skin Lotion SPF 15
based on 13 reviews

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Eucerin Clear Skin Formula Daily Control & Care Moisture Creme
based on 7 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture, Sensitive Skin
based on 64 reviews

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Jojoba Oil
based on 340 reviews

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Shea Butter
based on 70 reviews

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Aveeno Clear Complexion Daily Moisturizer
based on 81 reviews

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Clean & Clear Dual Action Moisturizer Oil-Free
based on 209 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture, Combination Skin
based on 67 reviews

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L'Oreal Pure Zone Skin Relief Oil-Free Moisturizer
based on 13 reviews

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Nivea for Men Oil Control Balancing Lotion SPF 4
based on 4 reviews

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Proactiv Solution Daily Oil Control
based on 33 reviews

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Biore Pore Minimizing Lightweight Moisturizer SPF 15, Oil-Free
based on 18 reviews

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Pure Cosmetics Fruit Pigmented Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20
based on 1 reviews

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Garnier BB Cream Combo-Oily Skin
based on 3 reviews

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Tarte Amazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer
based on 1 reviews

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Alpha Hydrox Enhanced Lotion
based on 62 reviews

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AmLactin 12% Moisturizing Lotion
based on 13 reviews

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Olay Total Effects Daily Moisturizer
based on 10 reviews

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Dove Energy Glow Brightening Night Cream
based on 1 reviews

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Neutrogena Healthy Skin Anti-Wrinkle Cream - Night
based on 6 reviews

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Neutrogena Healthy Skin Anti-Wrinkle Cream SPF 15
based on 2 reviews

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Eucerin Skin Renewal SPF 15 Day Lotion
based on 18 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture with Sunscreen SPF 15
based on 116 reviews

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Cetaphil Daily Facial Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15
based on 135 reviews

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Purpose Dual Treatment Moisture Lotion with SPF 15
based on 49 reviews

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Eucerin Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Sensitive Skin Lotion SPF 15
based on 13 reviews

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Eucerin Everyday Protection Face Lotion for Sensitive Skin, SPF 30
based on 13 reviews

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Jane Iredale Mineral Cosmetics
based on 22 reviews

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Almay Smart Shade Foundation
based on 14 reviews

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Covergirl Simply Powder
based on 5 reviews

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Clinique Pore Minimizer Instant Perfector
based on 1 reviews

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Revlon Colorstay
based on 73 reviews

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Maybelline Dream Matte Powder
based on 11 reviews

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Jane Iredale Mineral Cosmetics
based on 22 reviews

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Covergirl Simply Powder
based on 5 reviews

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Maybelline Dream Matte Powder
based on 11 reviews

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Mary Kay Mineral Powder Foundation
based on 6 reviews

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Carley's Clear and Smooth Mineral Foundation
based on 3 reviews

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Bare Escentuals Bare Minerals
based on 96 reviews

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Almay Smart Shade Foundation
based on 14 reviews

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Revlon Colorstay
based on 73 reviews

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Neutrogena Microclear Skin Clearing makeup
based on 48 reviews

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Clinique Stay True Oil-Free Foundation
based on 1 reviews

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Physician's Formula Mineral Wear Foundation
based on 15 reviews

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Almay Clear Complexion Liquid Makeup
based on 17 reviews

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Clinique Soft-Pressed Powder Blusher
based on 3 reviews

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Maybelline Mineral Power Illuminator
based on 3 reviews

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NARS Powder Blush
based on 3 reviews

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NARS Bronzing Powder
based on 2 reviews

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Covergirl Classic Color Blush
based on 2 reviews

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Flirt! Glamouflage Medicated Healer/Concealer
based on 1 reviews

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Revlon ColorStay Blemish Concealer
based on 3 reviews

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Maybelline Cover Stick Concealer
based on 10 reviews

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Dermablend Quick Fix Concealer
based on 1 reviews

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Physician's Formula Gentle Cover Stick Concealer
based on 6 reviews

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MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer
based on 1 reviews

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Clinique Pore Minimizer Instant Perfector
based on 1 reviews

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Rimmel Fix & Perfect Foundation Primer
based on 5 reviews

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Avon Magix Face Perfector SPF 20
based on 3 reviews

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L'Oreal Studio Secrets Professional Magic Perfecting Base
based on 5 reviews

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Dinair Air Brush Makeup System
based on 7 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture with Sunscreen SPF 15
based on 116 reviews

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Cetaphil Daily Facial Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15
based on 135 reviews

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Purpose Dual Treatment Moisture Lotion with SPF 15
based on 49 reviews

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Eucerin Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Sensitive Skin Lotion SPF 15
based on 13 reviews

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Eucerin Everyday Protection Face Lotion for Sensitive Skin, SPF 30
based on 13 reviews

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Aveeno Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer SPF 15
based on 29 reviews

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Nivea for Men Oil Control Balancing Lotion SPF 4
based on 4 reviews

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MAC Studio Fix Fluid SPF 15
based on 12 reviews

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Revlon ColorStay Mineral Foundation SPF 10
based on 3 reviews

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Boots Botanics Complexion Refining Day Moisturizing Lotion SPF12
based on 2 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture with Sunscreen SPF 15
based on 116 reviews

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Cetaphil Daily Facial Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 15
based on 135 reviews

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Purpose Dual Treatment Moisture Lotion with SPF 15
based on 49 reviews

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Eucerin Q10 Anti-Wrinkle Sensitive Skin Lotion SPF 15
based on 13 reviews

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Aveeno Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer SPF 15
based on 29 reviews

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Clean & Clear Morning Glow Moisturizer SPF 15
based on 76 reviews

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Eucerin Everyday Protection Face Lotion for Sensitive Skin, SPF 30
based on 13 reviews

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Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 45
based on 56 reviews

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Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 30
based on 28 reviews

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Sea & Ski Faces Sensitive Skin Sunscreen Lotion SPF 50
based on 5 reviews

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Neutrogena Visibly Even Daily Moisturizer, SPF 30
based on 43 reviews

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Devita Solar Protective Moisturizer
based on 3 reviews

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Gillette Sensor Excel Razor
based on 20 reviews

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Edge Sensitive Skin Shave Gel with Aloe
based on 4 reviews

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Edge Active Care Shave Gel, Ultra Sensitive, For Razor Bumps
based on 5 reviews

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Edge Extra Protection Shave Gel
based on 2 reviews

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Gillette Sensor Excel Razor
based on 20 reviews

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Gillette MACH3 Turbo Razor
based on 1 reviews

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Gillette MACH3 Razor
based on 9 reviews

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Gillette Good News Disposable Razors
based on 4 reviews

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BIC Comfort Twin Sensitive Skin
based on 5 reviews

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Conair GMT900 iStubble Electric Facial Hair Trimmer
based on 1 reviews

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Gillette Sensor Excel Razor
based on 20 reviews

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Edge Sensitive Skin Shave Gel with Aloe
based on 4 reviews

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Edge Active Care Shave Gel, Ultra Sensitive, For Razor Bumps
based on 5 reviews

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Edge Extra Protection Shave Gel
based on 2 reviews

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Dermabrasion
based on 42 reviews

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Laser Resurfacing
based on 164 reviews

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Punch Techniques
based on 9 reviews

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Subcision
based on 24 reviews

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Augmentation
based on 15 reviews

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Alpha Hydrox Oil-Free Treatment 10% Glycolic AHA, Anti-Wrinkle
based on 13 reviews

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Dermabrasion
based on 42 reviews

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Laser Resurfacing
based on 164 reviews

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Punch Techniques
based on 9 reviews

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Subcision
based on 24 reviews

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Augmentation
based on 15 reviews

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Alpha Hydrox Oil-Free Treatment 10% Glycolic AHA, Anti-Wrinkle
based on 13 reviews

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Mederma Advanced Scar Gel
based on 128 reviews

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Beyond Plus Acnesil Silicone Scar Gel
based on 1 reviews

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Emu Oil
based on 84 reviews

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Elicina
based on 24 reviews

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Fair & Lovely Anti Marks Cream
based on 21 reviews

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Body Buddy
based on 9 reviews

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New Derma Wand Professional Grade High Frequency Tool
based on 2 reviews

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Visine Advanced Redness Reliever Eye Drops
based on 13 reviews

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OxyLift Oxygenated Facelift System
based on 11 reviews

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Meda Betadine Shampoo
based on 1 reviews

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Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula Swivel Stick SPF30
based on 1 reviews

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Carmex Lip balm
based on 1 reviews

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The Body Shop Tea Tree Oil Facial Blotting Tissues
based on 2 reviews

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Acne.org Treatment (Benzoyl Peroxide - 2.5%)
based on 1200 reviews

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Isotretinoin (Accutane)
based on 1902 reviews

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Proactiv Solution Acne Treatment System
based on 4419 reviews

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Differin Adapalene (0.1%) Gel
based on 1264 reviews

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Tretinoin (Retin-A, Retisol-A)
based on 1354 reviews

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Proactiv Solution X Out
based on 65 reviews

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Epiduo Adapalene (.1%) and Benzoyl Peroxide (2.5%) Gel
based on 392 reviews

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Duac Clindamycin (1.2%) and Benzoyl Peroxide (5%) Gel
based on 1301 reviews

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Doxycycline Oral Antibiotic
based on 1203 reviews

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Spironolactone
based on 1030 reviews

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Tea Tree Oil
based on 593 reviews

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Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser
based on 527 reviews

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Honey Mask
based on 474 reviews

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Acne.org The Regimen
based on 204 reviews

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Sudocrem Antiseptic Healing Cream
based on 351 reviews

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Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Wash
based on 605 reviews

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Benzoyl Peroxide
based on 197 reviews

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Baking Soda
based on 895 reviews


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KAVI Coral KAVI
By DylanHughes on 09/23/2014

So I've been using this product for three years now, and I've finally figured out how to use it to go from a chest covered in acne (mostly between my pecs) and a back covered in acne from shoulder's edge to shoulder's edge to one small pimple a month.

So when I first started using the product, I had nothing else in my regimen. I had gone a few years using nothing but soap because (a) I'd given up, and (b) there wasn't anything new to try anyway. Within the first few months, my acne went down about 80%. It was huge. Every morning I would wake up excited to see how much more acne had been decimated by KAVI. I also bought their glycolic acid mask to help with healing the existing scarring. All was well, but it was about a year into the KAVI regimen before I began to realize that things were no longer improving. For every pimple that would get zapped, a new one would pop up somewhere else. Being stubborn, I figured I just needed to keep at it, and I used Coral KAVI daily for another 18 months with no changes to the regimen or to the improvement rate. That's when I had the game-changing light bulb moment.

I have avoided massages for years because I had one a long time ago, and the oil gave me literally like 100 giant zits on my chest and back within hours of walking out of the spa. Well, a few months ago, I had an opportunity to hit an awesome spa in the city, and I figured, what the hey, letâs see what happens. As much as I had the urge to scrub my body for thirty minutes with Coral KAVI after I finished my massage, for some reason I just didnât. I just let it go and waited to see what happened. Guess what? Nothing happened. Canât say why, but I just decided to let my skin go with no cleansing for a few days (still took daily showers, but nothing but water on my body). Guess what? My skin improved dramatically. It all started coming together for me. All those times when I would get a pimple on the back of my neck and then go agro with salicylic acid for the next three days and then get eight more pimples in the same area. I was overusing product. Fellow acne sufferers, hear me. You need to go easy on this stuff. Iâve only used Coral KAVI once on my back in the past two months or so since my massage, and itâs better than ever.

So thatâs my story and my review. Iâve emailed to KAVI over the years and theyâve told me to reduce usage, but I didnât know that meant reduce it to once per month! For the record, I asked the spa what oil they used and they said shea butter, in case any of you are wondering. There were also two other oils, avocado and something else you eat (canât remember). Good luck everyone!


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Lush Herbalism Cleanser
By paigers on 09/23/2014

I recently purchased this product in an attempt to break free from harsh chemical facewashes. Within two days of using it I noticed a lot of my acne had toned down, and red marks had begun fading. I used this product twice a day for four weeks, morning and night. The first two weeks were great, my breakouts were reduced and my face had cleared up incredibly! (my boyfriend even commented that when he uses it his face feels "radiant" and "glowing"!) By the three week mark, I had gotten a large cystic breakout on my chin and jaw and by four weeks my acne had returned.

While I absolutely LOVE this product, I do believe I'll be returning to my other facewash to get rid of breakouts.

I'll definitely be trying it again when I feel my skin is in a better condition to do so, because this product is AMAZING!

Pros:

It makes your skin feel clean

Good exfoliate

Not harsh at all

It smells amazing! Very earthy

It cleared me up within a few days

Gives skin a nice glow/radiance/makes it look very healthy

It got rid of A LOT of blackheads on my nose somehow

Cons:

I honestly can't think of any, this product is excellent, but not what I need right now. I'll be coming back to it when I have clearer/easier to manage skin.


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Proactiv Solution Acne Treatment System
By paigers on 09/23/2014

I've been using Proactiv on and off for about 6 years now, and I always find myself coming back to it when my skin becomes "irreparable" by other products. I've tried everything else on the market, from prescriptions to all naturals and even oils, but Proactiv always seems to do the job just a little bit better. I would definitely say Proactiv works well on certain skin types, and can increase problems in others. I would say your safest bet when trying the 3 step system is to LISTEN to the directions. DO NOT coat your face in this product. Most of the people I know who do not like Proactiv or say it does not work coat their faces in it (using too much of step 2 and 3), or scrub too harshly (seriously, do not scrub hard or use a lot of the facewash, it WILL dry your skin out if used improperly), or just overuse it (washing too frequently, using too much product), thus increasing breakouts and skin sensitivity. Use this product mildly, and give it a good two months before coming to your conclusion about it. If you feel it's not working or increasing problems, move on to something else. Just remember this product has harsh ingredients, and you need to listen to the directions and not go overboard with the system.

PROS:

It works well with my skin type

Makes my skin feel clean after washing

Gives my skin an almost "matte"-like finish, very good for the makeup I use

Step 3 is an AMAZING spot treatment. if you get a gnarly zit or breakout, slap some of the BP cream on the area for a few hours / overnight and it should dry out the area and reduce the size of the breakout. My absolute favorite part of the system.

Works good on my hormonal cystic acne and adult acne

It seems to help a lot with dark marks and acne scars left behind by larger breakouts

CONS:

It's very harsh when used improperly (believe me, I've been using this product for years and I've had times where I overused it and began breaking out more rather than clearing up)

It can burn, especially on open spots or sores

It isn't for everyone, but you should use the product MILDLY for AT LEAST 8 weeks before coming to your conclusion

Doesn't seem to help much with blackheads

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REMEMBER TO USE IN MODERATION AND LISTEN TO THE DIRECTIONS! DO NOT COAT YOUR FACE IN THIS PRODUCT, DO NOT USE MORE THAN IT SAYS OR YOU MAY HAVE ADVERSE EFFECTS. THE INGREDIENTS ARE VERY HARSH ON SKIN BUT THEY DO WHAT THEY ARE MEANT TO!

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Some of my tips for people struggling with acne:

Do not pick or pop. DO NOT. Let your face heal itself. If you do feel the need to pick or pop, MAKE SURE you get the entirety of the zit out. If you leave even a little bit of sebum in your face, that zit can come back with a vengeance. Oh, and NEVER EVER press from the side. Always pop by pushing downward. If you push from the sides / squeeze the zit, the sebum can push itself down even deeper into your skin! But honestly I would just leave your breakouts alone. They will work themselves out.

Drink a lot of water. A LOT. Not only is it good for you, but you WILL see results in your skin in just a few days if you increase your water intake.

Give products time. Do not expect results overnight. Your skin works slowly, and acne products are not magic. 3 weeks AT LEAST before deciding if a product is right for you.

Eat healthier! Sugars and dairy products can increase breakouts, be wary of them.

Avoid touching your face with unclean hands.

Sleep on a clean towel or freshly cleaned pillowcase EVERY NIGHT. Oils and sweat get trapped in the fabric and can cause breakouts.

I know acne is hard, but I promise you are all beautiful with or without it. Try not to stress too much over it. You'll get through it.


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Proactiv Solution Acne Treatment System
By Nelson73185 on 09/23/2014

Proactiv actually does work for me unlike anyone else I've ever spoke to about it. But the "people" that work for Proactiv are money hungry robots. I've been a customer for 12 years & their website has been down for about a year now. The site says to call them to manage your account which is a huge pain for me. I would get over it if the people on the other end of the phone would listen to me. I ask them to change my shipping date a month later because I had plenty of it stocked up & didn't have the funds to pay for it right now when I didn't need it. They simply ignore that request each time I ask but of course approve the request of adding another product to my package. I called them over a month before my shipment was to come, this wasn't a last minute request. Instead of acknowledging that I want to change my shipping frequency over the phone (that can be done so easily online), their trained response is, "what else can I do for you today?" My strong advice is to purchase from a kiosk/vending machine as I've done before & do NOT give them your payment information for automatic shipping. You will end up with a $60+ bill every month automatically deducted from your bank account/credit card.


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