"I didn't have acne at all in high school. An occasional breakout, but not bad. Then, in my mid-20s, it came out, which is not expected. Now I'm in my 30s and love the outdoors. I'm a big water sports person, so I've recently been very conscious … that people would see my makeup sweat off and see the pimples and think: 'You're entirely too old to have breakouts. Why do you still have zits?
Cancelled Meetings, Avoided Social Events
"Also, I'm in sales. It's terrible to admit this, but I would cancel a meeting if I had a bad breakout. I wouldn't be focused on business, but on the fact that I had a huge eruption on the side of my face. I would skip out on parties, social events, work events. I just didn't want anyone to see me.
"Before I started with Proactiv+, I tried everything under the sun. But other products only attacked the zits. In a perfect world, you wouldn't be worried about breakouts and wrinkles at the same time. But we don't live in a perfect world.
Best of Both Worlds
"When I started using Proactiv+, I noticed right away that it wasn't your average blemish control system. This system uses both blemish fighting and
"Since I've been using Proactiv+, I look in the mirror and my face looks brighter. It's less blotchy. I feel more confident when I look in the mirror and realise my face looks good. When I first started using the Skin Smoothing Exfoliator, I wondered if it was working, because it was so gentle.
"Now I can go into any meeting, any situation, and not have to worry about my skin. I can be confident, because your face feels refreshed and energised while you're clearing the breakouts."