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ITEM 1953009
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$149.00

What it is: A device that uses the dual power of laser-focused blue LED light and T-Sonic pulsations to address acne-causing bacteria, painlessly, in as little as 30 seconds.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Blemishes

What Else You Need to Know: The ultra-hygienic silicone surface inhibits bacterial growth. The blue LED light activates when the device touches the skin to address bacteria. T-Sonic pulsations support natural blood microcirculation to facilitate the skin’s renewal. Red, cross-shaped light precisely targets blemishes. ESPADA is FDA-approved.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1418581
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$105.00

Love it...Worth it...I also have very sensitive acne prone skin....I do notice that if I use this product every single night it starts to give my skin a constant dehydrated look (more pronounced lines), almost like a chemical burn if you know what I mean but not super intense- just an FYI if you have sensitive skin.
What it is: An all-in-one AHA treatment, powered by lactic acid, that clarifies, smooths, and retexturizes the appearance of skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine lines and wrinkles, Pores, Dark spots

Formulation: Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Purified Lactic Acid: Hydrates and exfoliates the surface layers of the skin, revealing a more clarified, fresher, smoother, younger-looking complexion.
- Licorice and Lemongrass: Brighten the appearance of dark spots and discolorations.
- Prickly Pear Extract: Soothes the appearance of surface redness, while supporting a calmer, more even-toned complexion.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Good Genes is clinically proven to plump the look of fine lines and wrinkles in as few as three minutes. Formulated with high potency, purified grade lactic acid, it exfoliates the dull surface of the skin for clarity, radiance, and younger-looking skin. The formula is enhanced with licorice extract to visibly brighten the appearance of age spots and discolorations.

Clinical Results: Results obtained via profilometry analysis:
- 100% of women said their skin looked and felt significantly smoother and more radiant, with visibly reduced lines and wrinkles after application
- 100% of women said this was the most effective skin-plumping product they have ever used and would definitely recommend this product to a friend
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 1933100
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$22.00

THE BEST...LOVE LOVE LOVE...Blemish gone the next morning!...I will have to say though this dried the spots up significantly and became a little flakey - but I didn't mind because I know it was killing those pimples and I just felt like new skin was formulating in those areas!!!
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A maximum strength two percent salicylic acid gel formula that reduces blemish size and redness in as little as four hours.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This maximum strength formula contains salicylic acid to exfoliate, clear pores, and smooth skin. Inspired by pine and thyme extracts, a patented complex fights irritants while preserving skin’s healthy balance. The clear gel formula works well under makeup without pilling or peeling to treat blemishes while concealing.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
The cooling gel soothes skin on contact while going to work immediately to treat blemishes. Apply Rapid Relief Acne Spot Treatment when a blemish is emerging for ultimate control over acne.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.

Research results:
In a Murad sponsored study:
- 97% agree blemish appearance improved after just 1 day
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1572445
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$56.00

love it...Love It!...I purchased this product for my little sister after years of her fighting horrible acne (I was the lucky one and never had a blemish), she was so distraught and scared of anything moisturizing that when this came out I immediately bought it for her since I am a huge fan of this entire line....I purchased this product for my little sister after years of her fighting horrible acne (I was the lucky one and never had a blemish), she was so distraught and scared of anything moisturizing that when this came out I immediately bought it for her since I am a huge fan of this entire line.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A 100 percent natural, emulsifier-free treatment serum that visibly plumps and deeply hydrates.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Loss of firmness and elasticity

If you want to know more…
Josie’s revolutionary anti-aging Pure Argan Milk marries the hydration of skin-balancing purified water with rejuvenating 100% Pure Argan Oil for plumper-looking, nourished skin. This lightweight yet super-intensive hydrating serum penetrates deeply and absorbs quickly to preserve the elasticity and bounce of skin's youthful cushion. The 100% Pure Argan Oil repairs and fortifies with a weightless combination of essential fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamin E to reveal fresher, healthier, more radiant skin packed with long-lasting moisture. Use under Face Butter and Argan Oil for amplified moisture and glow.

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and formulated without gluten, GMO, synthetic fragrance, and formaldehyde.

Research results:
Allure Beauty Enthusiasts Panel, October 2013 in a 4-week product trial; each participant received a complimentary full-size Pure Argan Milk and used it twice daily; 222 respondents to the 24-hour survey; 196 respondents:
- 85% of women reported their skin was more hydrated and felt hydrated all day long
- 8 out of 10 users reported softer and silkier skin
- 3 out of 4 users reported smoother skin
- 1 out of 2 users reported skin looked younger after just 1 day

After 4 weeks:
- 3 out of 4 users reported the appearance of their skin was better after using the product
- 72% of women reported their skin looked younger
- 72% of women with skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, or dermatitis reported the product helped ease their skin condition

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Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Size 5 oz/ 150 ml · ITEM 1989292
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$22.00

The formula is nice and thick I feel cleansed and happy when I'm done using....While not getting rid of my acne completely it has changed my face for sure....I've tried almost every acne cleanser under the sun and this one has worked the best!...Super cooling and refreshing, I love how it smells almost medicinal it feels really powerful.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A high foaming acne cleanser that helps purify pores, removing traces of dirt and oil.

Solutions for:
- Oiliness
- Acne and blemishes

If you want to know more…
Inspired by the iconic Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion formulated in 1964, this oil-fighting cleanser is formulated to help clear blemishes, pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads, and prevent new ones from forming. It contains salicylic acid to penetrate deep into pores.

What else you need to know:
This product is tested under dermatologist supervision.

Kiehl’s is inspired by its rich heritage as an old-world apothecary, applying over 165 years’ worth of cosmetic, pharmaceutical, herbal, and medicinal knowledge into the formulations. They utilize the finest natural ingredients and incorporate advanced scientific technologies to ensure the highest quality and most efficacious formulas without compromise. They are protective of the environment as they maximize the use of renewable, sustainable, and biodegradable ingredients. Kiehl’s proudly stands behind the quality, efficacy, and safety of each of their products.
ITEM 2171049
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$35.00

I have combination mature skin....Effective acne system for mature combo skin...For a starter acne kit, it's worth the price and worth a shot.
What it is: An original Combination Therapy® three-step regimen developed to clear existing acne breakouts and help prevent future ones from occurring.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes and Oiliness

Formulation: Cream/Liquid/Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5%: A prescription-strength BPO with micronized particles designed to penetrate deep into pores to kill acne causing bacteria at its source.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Designed to help maintain skin hydration due to its ability to act as a moisture magnet and attract water to the skin; helps enhance the skin’s softness and suppleness.
- Glycolic Acid: An alpha hydroxy acid designed to exfoliate the skin.
- Allantoin: In the herb comfrey, this extract helps moisturize and promotes the look of healthy-looking skin.

What Else You Need to Know: With micro-crystal benzoyl peroxide, Proactiv targets the root causes of acne—bacteria, oil production, and dead skin cell buildup—to soothe redness and acne-prone skin. The Renewing Cleanser and Repairing Treatment contains benzoyl peroxide, a proven acne medicine known to kill and prevent acne bacteria. The alcohol-free Revitalizing Toner helps to gently remove excess oil and soften acne-prone skin with glycolic acid.

This Set Contains:
- 2 oz/ 59.14 mL Renewing Cleanser
- 2 oz/ 59.14 mL Revitalizing Toner
- 1 oz/ 29.5 mL Repairing Treatment
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2126001
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$95.00

Loved it...The Best!...Great product, doesn't cause breakouts...I've been using Lancer for a couple of weeks and can really tell a difference, my skin use to be dull and had quite a few fine lines and wrinkles but after using this product it really seems to be helping a lot I can tell that my skin is now smoother a d a lot softer.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
A fast-absorbing treatment infused with professional-strength 1.25 percent retinol and a blend of antioxidants and anti-irritants.

Solutions for:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Loss of firmness and elasticity

If you want to know more…
This supercharged nighttime serum combines 1.25 percent Retinol with Bakuchiol, a plant-derived retinol-mimicking compound to deliver younger-looking skin. Lancer’s proprietary CoRetinol Technology dramatically softens the look of wrinkles and expression lines, improving the appearance of skin elasticity, texture, and tone. Collagen and prickly pear extracts round out this advanced treatment to infuse the skin with plumping hydration while minimizing the look of redness and dryness for a firmer, smoother appearance.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
Retinol is a type of retinoid famed for its anti-aging properties. Enzymes in the body convert the retinol into retinoic acid.
Size 0.5 oz · ITEM 1843770
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$19.00

Love it....Works great!...pimples were gone in 3 days....Normally all acne clearing things with salicylic acid in them dry my skin out so bad but I had this months long break out that I decide to try this on and it cleared up in a little over a week.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
An extra strength, non-drying, non-irritating, oil-controlling, invisible acne treatment.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
This powerful, oil-controlling acne treatment contains five percent colloidal sulfur, a four percent glycolic acid complex, aloe vera, allantoin, botanical extracts, and vitamins C, E, and pro vitamin B5. Colloidal sulfur absorbs excess oil and controls existing breakouts and the formation of future acne, while glycolic acid helps to exfoliate dead surface skin cells and support natural cellular turnover. Aloe vera soothes and hydrates the skin for a comfortable complexion.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
ITEM 2171056
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$80.00

Helped Me With My Acne...And, it feels gentle on your skin.
What it is: An original Combination Therapy® three-step regimen developed to clear existing acne breakouts and help prevent future ones from occurring.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes and Oiliness

Formulation: Cream/Liquid/Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5%: A prescription-strength BPO with micronized particles designed to penetrate deep into pores to kill acne causing bacteria at its source.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Designed to help maintain skin hydration due to its ability to act as a moisture magnet and attract water to the skin; helps enhance the skin’s softness and suppleness.
- Glycolic Acid: An alpha hydroxy acid designed to exfoliate the skin.
- Allantoin: In the herb comfrey, this extract helps moisturize and promotes the look of healthy-looking skin.

What Else You Need to Know: With micro-crystal benzoyl peroxide, Proactiv targets the root causes of acne—bacteria, oil production, and dead skin cell buildup—to soothe redness and acne-prone skin. The Renewing Cleanser and Repairing Treatment contains benzoyl peroxide, a proven acne medicine known to kill and prevent acne bacteria. The alcohol-free Revitalizing Toner helps to gently remove excess oil and soften acne-prone skin with glycolic acid.

This Set Contains:
- 6 oz/ 177.4 mL Renewing Cleanser
- 6 oz/ 177.4 mL Revitalizing Toner
- 3 oz/ 88.7 mL Repairing Treatment
Size 2 oz/ 59 mL · ITEM 2125870
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$99.00

It's wonderful....Amazing Product...After a few nights of use though, I noticed little breakouts here and there....I've just added the Concentrated Restorative Treatment at my lower neck and at the top of my chest, as a preventative, as the suggestion of a Sephora Rep. The area looks smoother in only a couple of days.
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A lightweight, overnight treatment that minimizes the look of discoloration to reveal skin that appears more even, radiant, and healthy.

Solutions for:
- Uneven skin tone
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
This antiaging cream dramatically helps visually minimize discoloration from age spots or sun damage while evening skin tone for a more radiant and healthy-looking complexion. This night treatment improves skin's elasticity and visibly diminishes the appearance of lines and wrinkles, while firming and toning the skin. The result is a luminous and natural glow.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 1 oz · ITEM 1167147
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$26.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry

What it is:
An effective blemish-fighting acne treatment to minimize pimples, zits, and help prevent future breakouts.

Solutions for:
- Acne/blemishes
- Pores

If you want to know more…
Kate's bestselling EradiKate™ Acne Treatment is specifically formulated with the highest level of sulfur allowed to effectively fight blemishes, reduce acne, and help keep skin free of new breakouts. AHAs are designed to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores while zinc oxide, a natural mineral, provides oil control by absorbing excess sebum. The result is clearer skin that lasts.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
EradiKate Acne Treatment is most effective when applied to affected areas as soon as blemishes or pimples are noticed.

"Do you have a pimple you can feel but can't see? Use EradiKate on the area immediately to help prevent it from surfacing."—Kate Somerville, Founder

Kate Somerville has been certified cruelty-free by PETA, solidifying the brand’s commitment to never test their products or ingredients on animals.
Size 4 oz/ 120 mL · ITEM 1906106
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$38.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A daily foaming acne cleanser that promotes visibly clearer skin without drying.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This powerful, medicated cleanser delivers a luxuriously whipped texture and three percent sulfur to address acne and blemishes, draw out impurities, and target congested pores. Honey and rice bran extracts calm redness, while natural oat extract addresses excess sebum. With continued use, this gentle, yet effective daily cleanser leaves skin clearer with visibly minimized pores.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
Kate Somerville has been certified cruelty-free by PETA, solidifying the brand’s commitment to never test their products or ingredients on animals.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2070944
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$44.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A powerful treatment with five clinically proven acne-clearing acids to clear existing acne and help prevent future breakouts.

Solutions for:
- Acne
- Oiliness
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This medicated lightweight gel serum is clinically proven to reduce overall acne in just one week. Salicylic acid combines with lysophosphatidic, hydroxydecanoic, sebacic, and glycolic acids in penta-acid technology to clear skin of acne-causing bacteria, oiliness, and blackheads while minimizing dryness and irritation.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
Five acids. Clear skin. Proprietary penta-acid technology is salicylic acid combined with lysophosphatidic, hydroxydecanoic, sebacic, and glycolic acids to reduce pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads. This product is non-irritating, non-drying, and free of gluten, alcohol, and animal-derived ingredients.

"I have seen many patients develop a tolerance to prescription acne treatments, and when they stop working, it’s devastating. Treating acne demands a more holistic approach that includes lifestyle, nutrition, and advances in topical skincare. I developed Outsmart Acne™ Clarifying Treatment to be used as part of a whole-person regimen to help skin stay consistently clear."—Howard Murad, M.D., FAAD

Murad is cruelty-free, and is proud to deliver high-performance formulas that are tested on people, not animals.

Research results:
Clinically tested by an independent laboratory and proven safe for sensitive skin.

In clinical expert grading:
- 96% of subjects had reduced pimples, blackheads, and whiteheads in just 1 week
Size 2 oz · ITEM 1694173
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$54.00

What it is:
An innovative, gel-cream mask that helps clear acne breakouts, dissolve impurities, and minimize the appearance of pores without over-drying skin.

What it is formulated to do:
EradiKate™ Mask Foam-Activated Acne Treatment gently exfoliates dead skin cells and helps unclog pores while sulfur reduces the appearances and helps prevent pimples, zits, and future breakouts. Within minutes Kate’s unique foam-activated technology penetrates to help dissolve impurities and dirt, and address oily skin. An advanced botanical complex of boswellia serrata, honey extracts, and rice bran work to calm and soothe skin. Use this mask with Kate Somerville’s bestselling EradiKate Acne Treatment for an acne regimen that promotes a clearer complexion.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is a CEW Beauty Insider Award winner for Best Acne Treatment in Prestige.

Research results:
In an independent clinical study after just 1 week:
- Women showed an 88% reduction in the number of blackheads
- Women showed a 55% reduction in the number of whiteheads
- 100% of women showed a reduction in pore size

After 4 weeks:
- Women showed a 100% reduction in the number of blackheads
- Women showed a 86% reduction in the number of whiteheads
- 100% of women showed a reduction in pore size
- 80% of women reported it prevents clogged pores to minimize breakouts
- 77% of women reported it absorbs excess oil
- 87% of women reported skin looked and felt smoother
Size 0.33 oz/10 mL · ITEM 2021046
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$16.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
An acne treatment gel with a proprietary skin-recovery complex to clear breakouts quickly and promote balanced, smooth skin with no redness, dark spots, or scarring.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Pores
- Redness

If you want to know more…
This formula gently and effectively treats visible acne overnight using a skin-recovery complex that blends salicylic acid, vitamin B3, azelaic acid, caffeine, and other complexion clearers. The formula helps fight redness and unclog pores while calming and soothing post-breakout skin. The result is a clarified, glowing complexion free of redness, dark spots, and hyperpigmentation.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist tested, hypoallergenic, vegan, and fragrance-free.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2113777
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$58.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Combination

What it is:
A lightweight, all-over acne treatment, formulated with salicylic acid to reduce and prevent blemishes.

Solutions for:
- Acne and blemishes
- Dullness and uneven texture
- Pores

If you want to know more…
This lightweight, all-over acne treatment clears acne with two percent salicylic acid—the highest percentage allowed. It also contains retinol, which helps smooth the look of skin texture and even the look of skin tone while a blend of soothing ingredients helps balance the skin’s microbiome. This hydrating formula also contains sodium PCA and sodium hyaluronate, which moisturize skin and help offset dryness that could be caused by salicylic acid and/or retinol.

What else you need to know:
Kate Somerville has been certified cruelty-free by PETA, solidifying the brand’s commitment to never test their products or ingredients on animals.

Research results:
In an independent clinical study, after 24 hours/overnight:
- 97% of subjects showed improvement in the appearance of pore size
- 90% of subjects showed improvement in the appearance of skin texture
- Blackheads were significantly improved
- Pustules were significantly improved

After 4 weeks:
- 100% of subjects showed improvement in appearance of pore size
- 100% of subjects showed improvement in the appearance of skin texture
- 79% of subjects showed improvement in whiteheads
Size 0.68 oz/ 20 mL · ITEM 1989318
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$28.00

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
A spot treatment that targets problem areas on contact to help clear blemishes.

Solutions for:
- Oiliness
- Acne and blemishes

If you want to know more…
Breakout Control Targeted Acne Spot Treatment effectively targets acne and blemishes at the source. Salicylic acid refines skin texture and possesses anti-bacterial properties to suppress acne-causing bacteria, oil-absorbing ginger root extract delivers gingerols to soothe skin, and frankincense helps reduce sebum production.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product was inspired by the original Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion formulated in 1964, and is tested under dermatologist supervision. As part of your acne-free skincare routine, start using the Blue Herbal Gel Cleanser, followed by the Blue Astringent Herbal Lotion and Blue Herbal Moisturizer.

Kiehl’s is inspired by its rich heritage as an old-world apothecary, applying over 165 years’ worth of cosmetic, pharmaceutical, herbal, and medicinal knowledge into the formulations. They utilize the finest natural ingredients and incorporate advanced scientific technologies to ensure the highest quality and most efficacious formulas without compromise. They are protective of the environment as they maximize the use of renewable, sustainable, and biodegradable ingredients. Kiehl’s proudly stands behind the quality, efficacy, and safety of each of their products.
ITEM 1778364
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$22.00

What it is:
A bestselling blemish banisher now in individually wrapped, pre-treated swabs.

What it is formulated to do:
This powerful pink acne treatment is formulated with 10 percent Sulfur—the highest level allowed to effectively fight acne—to help clear skin of blemishes and acne-causing bacteria. It also contains AHAs to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores and help control sebum production. This acne treatment also prevents future breakouts, resulting in a clearer complexion.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
"Do you have a pimple you can feel but can't see? Use EradiKate on the area immediately to help prevent it from surfacing."—Kate Somerville, Founder

Kate Somerville has been certified cruelty-free by PETA, solidifying the brand’s commitment to never test their products or ingredients on animals.