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5 ways to get fit in summer! Hi everyone! Hope you all had a fantastic summer break. Now that we are all back to our regular schedules it’s time to take a look at why summer is the best time to exercise. Read More
Three smoothie recipes packed full of antioxidants Welcome back! Today we are chatting about the benefits of antioxidants and we are going to share with you three great smoothie recipes that are full of antioxidants, which have proven health benefits and may help improve skin conditions. Read More
New Year's Resolutions- goal setting and sticking to your resolutions Happy New Year everyone! Welcome to 2018! We know a lot of you will be looking to set goals, after all, new year, new you- right? But goals can be hard to achieve, a lot get left behind as you go on. This is usually because they aren’t SMART goals. So let's look at how you can set some goals, and stick to the them! Read More
Getting through the party season! Merry Christmas! The party season can be tough on our body, our mind and our skin- so here are five of our top tips to get through the holidays happy, healthy and ready to have fun! Read More
Proactiv’s NEW Blackhead Dissolving Gel removes blackheads gently and painlessly Forget the painful blackhead strips or sharp beauty tools, Proactiv’s new Blackhead Dissolving Gel will leave you blackhead free - without the pain! In an all new, easy gel that can be used as a face mask 1-2 times a week, removing blackheads just got a whole lot easier thanks to Proactiv. Read More
What is Toner, anyway Today we are talking toners. What do we even use toner for? We know that our cleanser removes all the dirt from our pores and washes off excess oil and pollutants, and we know that moisturiser rehydrates your skin- but why do we need toner? Read More
Ahoy there Skincare Mateys...Proactiv launches #MyProactivJourney Competition All aboard the clear skin ship! Proactiv is inviting people to upload their week-by-week progress selfies to social media each week for six weeks, for the chance to win weekly prizes and an ultimate prize of a week-long cruise…in addition to gaining clear skin confidence. Read More
5 Acne Myths it’s Time Clear Up Hi guys, We all know there are 101 breakout rumours out there, this week we are going to set up straight! Read More
5 pieces of advice to give your friend who’s struggling with breakouts We all know when your skin breaks out, it sucks and can make someone feel insecure. This week, we are going to gear you up with the best advice on how to help a friend who is struggling with unwanted blemishes. Read More
5 Exercises that Cure Stress Today we are going to help you break the cycle with a range of exercises that will have you looking and feeling your best! When you exercise, your body releases endorphins, which are natural feel-good hormones that fight stress, improve mood, self-esteem, quality of sleep and energy. Read More
Bursting The Acne Myths! To truly banish those pesky blemishes, you'll need to distinguish the difference between the fact and fiction. That's where we come in. This week, we are going to clear up any tested truths. Read More
Tackling Teenage Body Acne This week we are talking body acne. You are likely to have a skin-care routine for your face and neck however what about your chest, shoulders or back? Today we are going to assist you with eight of our top tips to combat body acne in particular bacne (back acne) or chestne (chest acne). Read More
Winter Soup Recipe that helps Cure Colds and Acne! Keep the Winter blues away with a delicious soup recipe! This week we are sharing one of our all-time favourite recipes, the sweet potato and ginger soup! It will stir up loads of nutrients that will help fight unwanted breakouts. The Sweet potato and ginger soup should warm up your taste buds and leave you feeling healthier and your skin glowing! Read More
Five Simple Skin Habits for Flawless Skin Skin care doesn’t have to be rocket science. Today, we are discussing some of our favourite (and oh so simple) skin and health habits that might just help you achieve flawless and glowing skin. Read More
The Body is Beautiful Just because it’s winter and your body is under wraps, doesn’t mean you can neglect it. It’s important to take care of your body inside and out, no matter what the season. In winter we can often let healthy eating take a back seat as we indulge in comfort food and we don’t take care of our skin as well as we should. Read More
5 Tips for Glorious Skin (that goes above your skincare routine) While your skincare routine is important, there are other factors that come into play to keep your skin glowing. It’s not just about your products, it’s about your lifestyle as well. Studies say that 20% of your skin ageing is determined by factors such as DNA, but 80% is based on external factors such as your lifestyle and environment. So here are our five tips to give your glorious skin... Read More
Wisen Up to Winter Skin You may be noticing that your skin is feeling a lot drier, and if you suffer from eczema or dermatitis you might be suffering from a flare up due to the sudden cold. This week we are going to talk about taking care of your winter skin and keeping it healthy through the colder months. Read More
5 reasons you might be getting acne or breakouts Did you always think that acne ended with the awkward teen years but now, as an adult, you find yourself battling breakouts and blemishes? There are a number of reasons you could be breakout out. Let’s take a look and see if any of these sound like you. Read More
Positive Beauty- Feeling Beautiful As a society we focus a lot of what people look like. But it’s important to focus on how we feel as well. After all, if you feel good about yourself and about your life, it shows. Feeling beautiful is more important than looking beautiful, so we are going to share with you our five tips to help make you feel beautiful. Read More
Life is full of Stressors..Don't let your Skin be one... Today we are talking about stress and the impact it can have on your skin. Sometimes in life stress can’t be avoided; be it moving house, a stressful workplace, starting a new school or other situations life throws at you. Read More
Proactiv - Not just for teens “but isn’t this just for teenagers?” Definitely not. Proactiv has been designed to help protect and repair your skin from breakouts, no matter what age you are. Older skin needs protection as well. As we age our skin thins out and loses elasticity, so it’s just as important to look after older skin. Read More
Seasonal Skin Protection It’s definitely starting to feel a lot like winter so we thought we would share some tips on how to protect your skin now the weather is really cooling down. Some of you will live in areas that get very cold (maybe it even snows) so we are going to talk today about what you can do to protect your skin from the harsh cold and dryness that winter can bring. Read More
5 tips for the teen who is new to makeup Teenagers these days are contouring and highlighting like professionals, but they still need some guidance on what type of makeup is best for their skin, and how to care for their skin once they start wearing makeup. Read More
Treating Easter Breakouts How are you all feeling after Easter? We are betting there have been a fair few chocolate blowouts over the Easter long weekend and we all know that for those of us who are unlucky, chocolate = break out. Read More
5 tips on caring for your skin when you travel The Easter holidays are upon us and we know that a lot of you go away with the family over the long weekend. When you travel it can often be hard to keep up your skincare- you are out of routine, you don’t have all your products and you’re so busy you just forget! We want to make sure you have an easy holiday skincare routine so here are our tips to make it manageable. Read More
Caring for your Skin as it Ages This week we are talking about ageing. As you get older you might be noticing that your skin is changing. Your décolletage may be showing signs of age, especially if you have spent a lot of time in the sun. Other common signs are the skin under and around your eyes beginning to wrinkle and the skin on your neck losing elasticity. Read More
Skin 101 This week we are going back to basics. Some of you might be new to a skincare routine, or you might want to learn a bit more about how to manage your skin type. Today we are going to cover skin types, how to care for them and give you some insider hints and tips for happy, healthy skin. Read More
Confidence- What is it & how do I get it? We all know that our appearance can have a big impact on our confidence but when we don’t feel our best it’s important to remember that feeling good on the inside makes you look great on the outside. So here are a few tried and tested ways to boost your confidence, so that you can feel great inside and out. Read More
Our Favourite Quotes! With International Women’s Day taking place last week it gave us a chance to really think about the women that inspire us to dream big and believe in ourselves. Here at Proactiv, we know how important it is to feel comfortable in your own skin, and that inner confidence is essential for any successful woman. So we asked the staff in the office for their favourite quotes by women they admired and here are some of their top picks. Read More
Caring for your Skin as the Season Changes Happy Autumn everyone! The weather has definitely cooled down and the chillier temperatures bring all new skin challenges. We are no longer fighting the heat and the humidity, but we now have to be aware of how the cooler air affects our skin. Read More
Caring for your Neck, Chest and Back Welcome back! We have focused a lot of attention lately on caring for the skin on your face, but there are other areas that can be prone to breakouts and that need caring for as well. Today we will be focusing on talking about how to look after your neck, chest and back so as to keep them clear and blemish free! Read More
5 Ways To Get Skin That Glows! Hello! Today we are going to chat about how to get glowing skin. We all want skin that looks like a Hollywood star’s, and we are going to share five steps that will make a huge difference. Read More
How to care for your Skin in the Heat & Humidity Hi all, this week we are chatting about how to look after your skin in this extreme heat. February is the hottest month of the year and it can really take a toll on your skin. So here’s some tips from us on the best way to protect your skin. Read More
Top 5 Confidence Hacks for Busy Mums When we are busy rushing from place to place and doing everything for everyone else sometimes we forget about ourselves. We send the kids out looking picture perfect and half the time we haven’t had a chance to shower and we just threw on yesterday’s clothes. Read More
Back To School - 5 Skincare Tips For Your Busy Teen Taking care of yourself is easy when you have all the time in the world but once you’re back at work things can slide in the rush. The same thing happens to our kids when they go back to school. Read More
New Year, New You? Happy 2017! The New Year has a way of getting most people amped up to make some serious changes to their life. Whether its health, fitness, or budget changes, too many resolutions can bog people down with the pressure to fulfil. Read More
Get into the Christmas Spirit! This week you are no doubt feeling in the Christmas spirit. Unfortunately, along with all the elation and excitement comes a whole lot of hard work; there are presents to buy, people to see, food to prepare. Read More
New Year Resolutions Last week was a week of celebration for you all – we hope that you survived the celebrations and are feeling truly ready for the next stage in your lives. With the end of the year fast approaching, everybody is turning their thoughts to what next year will bring – whether it be new friends, a new school, university or a new job…why not make it all about a newer more confident and fresh-faced you? Read More
Time to Celebrate! Last week we gave you the tools to make the most of your time so that you can get all of life’s demands completed. Hopefully this week you are feeling less stressed not least because your exams have finished and it’s time to celebrate. Read More
Ten Top Tips To Make The Most Of Your Day – to grasp onto every second and make it count. We at Proactiv understand what it is like to feel pulled in all different directions. There just aren’t enough hours in the day right? We might be about to prove you wrong. We have ten top tips to make the most of your day – to grasp onto every second and make it count. Read More
Have your Skin feeling in tip-top condition this Summer Summer is just around the corner so it’s time to start getting our Summer Skin ready. Skin needs to be treated differently in the Summer due to the damaging effects that the sun can have.There are 6 very easy steps to follow that will mean that your skin looks, feels and stays in tip-top condition this Summer! Read More
The Formal Is Now Here! The formal is now here! All that is left to do is get ready and go! Last minute blips are normal though so don’t panic. It’s never too late to make sure that you feel at your most confident! Read More
FOMO is alive and kicking thanks to Social Media. FOMO is alive and kicking thanks to Social Media. Recent surveys have discovered that 60% of those in the 18-35 age bracket actually feel fearful that their friends are out having fun without them! Read More
Proactiv Tips on Dealing with Stress There are many factors that can affect our mental health and this month is Mental Health Month in NSW. We at The Proactiv Company want to make people feel as strong and confident as possible. Read More
Looking Drop Dead Gorgeous In Your Formal Outfit! Hi beauty and skincare fans! In last week’s blog we took you through some tips and thoughts on how to get your skin and make-up looking perfect for your big formal! Next stop is making sure that you look drop dead gorgeous in your outfit! Read More
Formals and Balls are Fast Approaching! Hi beauty and skincare fans! It’s that time of year when formals and balls are fast approaching….and you need to think about looking your best. There are potential pitfalls of looking glamorous though who wants a red carpet fail on formal night?! Read More
Welcome to the Proactiv Beauty and Skincare Blog Hi all! We’re so excited about welcoming you all to the Proactiv beauty and skincare blog. Whether you’re an avid beauty enthusiast, a detox diva, a beauty blog junkie or simply looking for skincare advice then we have something for you. Read More