cystic acne skin care products

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for cystic acne skin care products.

Cystic acne causes pimples to form deep under the skin. It can be a problem for some people. Fortunately, there are several products you can use to not irritate or treat cystic acne.


AMAZING FOR CYSTIC ACNE!...The only thing that has been helping my cystic acne. This has been the magic cure. :)...I have extremely sensitive, acne-prone (to the point of cystic acne), and combination oily-and dry skin.

What it is: Visibly brighten, firm and hydrate with this bestselling vitamin C face oil. Made for all skin types–to reveal your most radiant-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Lightweight Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:

tarteAmazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen

Size: 1.7 oz·ITEM: 759779

Color: Ivory - for ivory/fair complexions with beige undertones

2.6K Reviews


It has the lightweight feel of a tinted moisturizer combined with the coverage of a liquid foundation! I have cystic acne and my skin is very sensitive to a frighteningly large number of chemicals that abound in most foundations and moisturizers. ...I absolutely love this product. A few months ago I was suffering from pretty bad cystic acne, so at that point it was not nearly enough coverage.

✔ Normal
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Oily

What it is:
An oil-free, multitasking tinted moisturizer that hydrates, brightens, treats, and protects skin.


Love this product and help me after I got cystic acne from touch of water cream. ...Cystic acne scars be gone!...I’ve started using this product for my cystic acne on my face and back and have noticed a huge difference in just three applications.

What it is: An exfoliating solution to help fight visible blemishes and improve the look of skin texture and radiance.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness, Uneven Texture, and Acne/Blemishes

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Glycolic Acid: Exfoliates the outer layers of skin.
- Lactic Acid: Exfoliates the outer layers of skin.
- Salicylic Acid: Exfoliates inside the pores to reduce congestion.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan.


Great Product!...Pretty sure using this resulted in my cystic acne disappearing. This stuff is magical; all my blemishes have significantly diminished. ...I don’t think this really did anything for my skin. It actually made my cystic acne worse. I wouldn’t recommend based on the results that I’ve had.

What it is: A powerful anti-aging treatment to reduce the appearance of fine lines & sun spots, visibly refine texture, even skin tone, and improve firmness.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and Uneven Texture, Dark Spots, and Pores

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Pitera™: Improves skin's natural regeneration, for youthful skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.


Game changer! I suffer from cystic acne in my T zone and this spot treatment really helps with puffiness and redness. ...Must have for acne prone skin...Since buying this product I’ve noticed some slight changes to my mostly hormonal/ cystic acne i get on my chin get small and less red so can confidently say it definitely works.

What it is: An invisible liquid pimple patch formulated with two percent salicylic acid to visibly reduce pimple color and size and fade post-blemish marks.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots and Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 2% Salicylic Acid: Rapidly clears acne while exfoliating and refining skin texture.
- 4% Niacinamide: Visibly fades post-blemish marks and discoloration.
- 0.2% Licorice Root: Soothes and calms visible redness.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Formulated with medicated salicylic acid, niacinamide, and licorice root, this formula uses liq

HourglassVeil™ Hydrating Skin Tint Foundation

Size: 1.2 oz / 35 ml·ITEM: 2690972

Color: 13 - Medium deep with neutral undertones

648 Reviews


I absolutely love this skin tint! I have acne textured skin and I love dewy makeup and this gives me the perfect glow while covering my acne and still NOT making me look greasy it is amazing I highly recommend it!...Every time I wore it I woke up with new cystic acne on my face. I wish it didn’t have shea butter, i think that’s the culprit.

What it is: A lightweight skin tint that boosts moisture levels by up to 52% for a dewy glow, and provides a sheer veil of coverage for comfortable, all-day wear. 

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Meadowfoam Seed Oil: Replenishes with nourishing fatty acids to strengthen skin’s moisture barrier.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Attracts water to plump skin with hydration.
- Plant-Based Squalane: Protects against moisture loss to help retain skin’s natural radiance.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This formula melts quickly

Bobbi BrownVitamin Enriched Hydrating Skin Tint SPF 15 with Hyaluronic Acid

Size: 1.69 oz / 50 ml·ITEM: 2701563

Color: Rich 4 - deep rich cool

1K Reviews


Skin Concerns!...Unfortunately though, the day after I used this I woke up with 3 cystic pimples :( The formula feels very oily and I don't think my skin liked that....I have hyperpigmentation and acne prone skin and this product sits beautifully on the skin.

What it is: A 2-in-1 buildable skin tint delivering 12hr hydration while providing long-wearing, natural-looking coverage that’s sweat proof & humidity resistant.

Coverage: Light

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Cream

SPF: 15

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Provitamin D and Cactus Flower: Support a strong skin barrier.

- Vitamin E Complex: Defends skin from environmental aggressors.

- Hyaluronic Acid and Shea Butter: Immediately moisturize, soften, and condition.

Summer FridaysSheer Skin Tint with Hyaluronic Acid + Squalane

Size: 1 oz / 30 mL·ITEM: 2536241

Color: Shade 7 - Medium Deep with Golden Neutral Undertones

729 Reviews


If you aren’t acne prone a must buy. For my fellow cystic acne prone people, try and see as it broke me out and I had to return....Summer Fridays did it again! I just love their products! The packaging aesthetic is chefs kiss* I have caught myself wearing makeup less because I struggle with hormonal cystic acne and foundations are most of the time too heavy for me.

What it is: A lightweight skin tint that layers beautifully for sheer-to-light coverage with a natural-looking finish.

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Tiger Grass: Helps soothe the skin and reduce the look of redness.
- Humectant Blend (Glycerin and Hyaluronic Acid): Helps to visibly plump fine lines and support a healthy-feeling moisture barrier.
- Rich Emollients (Squalane, Vitamin E, Safflower, and Avocado Oils): Lock in hydration and help the formula glide evenly over skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

Danessa Myricks BeautyYummy Skin Soothing Serum Skin Tint Foundation with Peptides + Ceramides

Size: 1.58 oz / 45 mL·ITEM: 2682730

Color: 9 - medium to tan skin with neutral olive undertones

809 Reviews


Listen all of her complexion products are GORGEOUS. I have acne and texture skin, also oily, this product is gorgeous glowy and moisturizing. ...I stopped wearing foundation daily, bc I finally got my acne prone skin under control with a great skin care routine.

What it is: A hydrating and smoothing, skincare-infused skin tint that provides light coverage and a skin-like, radiant finish.

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vegan Collagen Peptides: Visibly smooth skin texture and plump fine lines.
- Ceramides: Strengthen, care for, and protect the skin barrier.
- Cactus Extract: An antioxidant booster that hydrates and soothes.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also veg

SaieSlip Tint – Lightweight Tinted Moisturizer with Mineral Zinc SPF 35 and Hyaluronic Acid

Size: 1.35 oz/ 40 mL·ITEM: 2413953

Color: Four - for light to medium skintones with red undertones.

1.7K Reviews


So I caved.I must say this plus the Sunvisor are my two new favorite products. I love all that Saie stands for. I use the slip tint on a daily basis and I have dry, cystic acne prone skin. ...However, I went through accutane a year ago, and can only imagine that this would not work for me when I had cystic acne / more textured skin. Although this is absolutely beautiful, the glow is almost too much.

What it is: A lightweight tinted moisturizer with 100% Non-Nano Mineral Zinc Oxide Broad Spectrum SPF 35. Packed with a blend of nourishing and hydrating ingredients for sheer, dewy coverage.

Coverage: Light

Finish: Radiant

Formulation: Liquid

SPF: 35

Highlighted Ingredients:

- 100% Non-Nano Mineral Zinc Oxide: Provides clean SPF 35 protection and acts like a shield against UVA and UVB rays.

- Hyaluronic Acid: Helps to attract water and retain moisture in the skin.

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