Rima's Story

“I feel braver... Proactiv+ has done that for me!”

Our Proactiv+ customer Rima, would wake up every day worrying about the new blemishes on her face; surely, there’s a time when you’re ‘too old’ to be getting blemishes?

"I’ve had breakouts and pimples, like, throughout my life, and it was horrible waking up, just looking at myself and seeing, blemishes everywhere. Some days, honestly, I feel ashamed saying this, I would go back to bed because I just could not, you know... it’s really frustrating.” 

But Rima found peace with her Proactiv+ skin care routine; it gave her a new lease of life, improving her confidence, making her braver and reducing the amount of stress she would encounter. 

“It just gave me hope. And then pimples started disappearing. The blemishes started disappearing, one by one. It was less and less. It took layers of stress of off my life, you know…

… I mean just walking out - I feel confident. I feel like I have myself again. That's the biggest thing. I want to go places. I love being outside - just not when people are looking at me in that weird way, but I don't feel like that anymore, you know.”

What are adult pimples?

Adult pimples are similar to teenage pimples; they are not a sign of anything more than your body’s reaction to hormones and everyday life. Rima, like many adults, had blemishes growing up that didn’t disappear as she got older.

“I've had breakouts and pimples, throughout my teenage life growing up, and it was horrible, because it was just, like, in the community I lived, I felt like I was the only person who had that, you know. And it was just - people would look at you. I didn't want to make direct contact, you know. So, it was just like that feeling of just, like, yourself, self-esteem just going away, you know - like, just diminishing.”

But there are simple skin care tips that will guide towards knowing some of the best ways to get rid of pimples. 


We all want to know how to get rid of pimples and quickly…

Rima, you, me, we’re all doing it. We are all looking for quick fixes and tips on how to get rid of pimples quickly are something we regularly find ourselves doing when faced with skincare problems. How often do discover pimples and blemishes on our bodies everywhere as we react to the stress of trying to find a solution?

“…just that attempt of, like, covering it up, and taking that time and that stress - like, just - that's just stress to me right there…”

If you’ve desperately been seeking information everywhere on how to get rid of pimples your face, back, shoulders and more, then, like Rima, you’ll be reassured to know you are not alone. 


How to get rid of a pimple? The truth revealed…

Ever had the same feelings as Rima growing up? Desperate to just find a quick fix to rid yourself of, blackheads, whiteheads, the whole lot of them.

“Growing up, my family would be like, oh, you would be so much more pretty if you didn’t have all those breakouts, all those pimples, you have potential, but, kinda not, like, you know? It just still hurts thinking about that.”

What’s true is that the best way to get rid of pimples is not about quick fixes, but by investing time in a simple skin care routine. The best way you can get rid of whiteheads, blackheads and larger blemishes is by resisting the urge to squeeze or pop them. There are also many home remedies for pimples or blemishes you can consider such as adding new foods or drinks to your diet.

The truth of it is, there is no way to get clear skin fast or a quick and simple cure for breakouts forever. Proactiv+ skin care products are all about understanding what it is that really causes blemishes. Their ingredients and solutions get to the route of blemishes to deter future breakouts and start you on your way to clear skin.

“I love that Proactiv Plus actually clears my skin. It's, like, the first product that I've used that actually clears my skin, you know. So, I wake up; I don't have to worry about all the zits and, you know, breakouts happening - clusters everywhere. Like, it's actually calming my skin, and clearing it, it looks and feels more smooth and healthy.”


Skincare remedies from Proactiv+

Our products will help you to feel yourself again and achieve that extra confidence. Freeing yourself from the overwhelming fear of seeing a new pimple every day is a feeling that is quite difficult to compare, but it will change things forever.

“I mean, you know, just walking out I feel confident, I feel like when people are talking to me, they’re actually talking to me and not looking at me, staring at me, you know, so I feel, I feel braver, it’s a better world..

…Yeah, and like my family members have been, like, you don’t have breakouts, like what’s going on? And I’m like, Proactiv+ – I’m trying something!  So it’s helpful, and the fact that people notice – it’s a huge confidence boost for me now so I feel great…

...Proactiv+ has done that for me, and it’s not a small thing, that’s a huge thing for my life, and I think about how much my face has cleared up… I’ve actually been complimented that I have good skin... and I’m, like, wait, are they talking about me? And I’m like, wait, there’s no one behind me, so they have to be talking about me!”