Proactiv solution has become a popular product for combating acne, but it can result in itchy skin. The itching can go away as skin gets used to the product or you might need to take steps to reduce the itching.
Proactiv contains benzoyl peroxide to kill bacteria that clog pores and cause acne. This ingredient can also dry out the skin, leaving it itchy.
Proactiv solution works with three steps: cleansing, toning and treating. The cleanser contains rough micro-scrubbers to slough away bacteria, dirt, oil and dead skin, but it can also cause irritation to sensitive skin that is not used to the harsh abrasiveness of the cleanser.
Just because Proactiv solution is causing itchy or dry skin doesn’t mean it isn’t working. After reducing usage to once a day or adding moisturizer, the Proactiv products and ingredients can remain in use without causing the itching skin.
Can I Use Crisco as Hand Cream?
How to Get Rid of Skunk Smell With ...
What Are the Ingredients in Proactiv?
Is Proactive Too Strong for Sensitive ...
Can Tri-Luma Be Used to Fade Acne Scars?
How to Shrink Pores With Proactiv
List of Retinoids
Oil of Olay & Wrinkles
How to Use Aspirin for Razor Bumps
Benzoyl Peroxide-Free Acne Products
The Best Facial Moisturizer That Won't ...
Tea Tree Oil as a Natural Remedy for ...
Will Cream of Tartar Whiten Teeth?
How to Get Pen Ink Out of a Polyester & ...
How to Make a Lip Mask for Extremely ...
What Creams Can I Use at Home After ...
How to Replace Eggs With Mayonnaise
How to Reduce Acne Inflammation
How to Cure Razor Burn on a Woman's ...
Skin Care Products That Contain ...
Kelley Ellert has been for Flack Me and various other websites since 2007. She also works for Rylin Media producing commemorative magazines on major sporting events. Ellert graduated from Ball State University with a bachelor's degree in public relations and communications.