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Katie Rodan and Kathy Fields

The creators of Proactiv have another smash hit

After 35 years as business partners, dermatologists Katie Rodan and Kathy Fields still do everything together—including interviews. “Last week a woman recognized me,” Fields says. “She said, ‘You’re Katie Rodan!’ I said, ‘Close!’”

They’ve reached street-level celebrity thanks to their smash-hit skin-care line, Proactiv, which

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