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8 Acne Spot Treatments

Say Goodbye To Acne With One of 8 Acne Spot Treatments

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Acne has a way of sneaking up on us at the worst moments. Acne spot treatments can help dry up your acne right away. Usually applied multiple times during the day, you can take matters into your own hands instead of letting acne play a role, front and center.

Keep a convenient spot acne treatment handy to dry them up right away so you can get on with your life. Here are 8 to choose from.

Leaf & Rusher: Acne Spot Tx™

Leaf & Ruscher: Acne Spot TX
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Acne Spot Tx™ by Leaf & Ruscher is a gentle, yet effective way to get rid of redness and swelling while healing and treating your acne. It also contains arophira, which encourages cell renewal and speeds up the process of healing. Apply right to your blemish a few times a day for quick treatment.

Bare Escentuals: RareMinerals Blemish Therapy

Bare Escentuals: RareMinerals Blemish Therapy
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Bare Escentuals is known for their gentle mineral makeup and skin care line, and now they have a gentle acne treatment. RareMinerals Blemish Therapy is a mineral based treatment that you apply with a makeup brush under your makeup, or as an evening treatment. Using Minerals and sulfur, you won't get a stinging sensation or drying feeling as you sometimes do with gels and creams. Perfect for you if you have sensitive skin.

Mario Badescu: Drying Lotion

Mario Badescu: Drying Lotion
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Using salicylic acid mixed with calming calamine, this Drying Lotion by Mario Badescu will get the job done without being harsh on your skin. Made specifically for white heads; use before bed for overnight relief. If you find a blemish popping up first thing in the morning, this fast drying lotion won't leave a residue, so feel free to put it on under your makeup.

The Body Shop: Tea Tree Oil Blemish Fade Night Lotion

The Body Shop Tea Tree Oil Blemish Fade Night Lotion
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Made specifically to use before bed, this lightweight serum uses the proven benefits of Tea Tree Oil to dissolve excess oil while you sleep. This will in turn help dry out your blemishes and make them heal quickly. If you have oily skin, use it all over your face before bed. If your have occasional blemishes, use it as a spot treatment before bed.

Burt's Bees: Dr. Burt's Herbal Blemish Stick

Burts Bees: Dr. Burts Herbal Blemish Stick
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If you're looking for a natural product, this blemish fighter is 99.9% natural. Using an abundance of plant oils, this black licorice smelling stick balances your skin which encourages natural healing more quickly. Use this fast drying stick under your moisturizer and makeup during the day, or use as an overnight treatment.

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Neutrogena: On-The-Spot Acne Treatment Vanishing Cream

Neutrogena: On-The-Spot Acne Treatment Vanishing Cream
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Neutrogena, known for its mark in skin care essentials gives you a acne treatment that will challenge a prescription strength treatment. Using 2.5% benzoyl peroxide, this cream will get down below the skin to take care of the acne where it begins. Use once a day to see if your skin will react. If you need, use up to three times a day.

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Murad: Acne Spot Treatment

Murad: Acne Spot Treatment
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Murad has a list of acne products, and the Acne Spot Treatment is a good start for skin that has occasional breakouts. Using sulfur and salicylic acid mixed with Vitamin E and Vitamin C, your acne will not only get a kick in the butt, your skin will get a bit of pampering as well

Peter Thomas Roth: Acne Spot and Area Treatment

Peter Thomas Roth: Acne Spot and Area Treatment
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When you have acne, your face already feels uncomfortable, and many times painful. Use Peter Thomas Roth's Acne Spot and Area Treatment if your skin feels raw. Containing aloe vera, your skin will be soothed while the acne fighting ingredients do their job. Use as a spot treatment, or over your entire face if wide-spread acne is an issue.

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