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Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1418581
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$85.00

), my skin glows...better as a mask...Cystic Acne Miracle...I got a sample with my order and I tried on after my black mask and the results were amazing, the next day everybody gave me complements on my skin I have sensitive skin and I love this product I went back to sephora store and got me a full size, I love this stuff I use it only at night my skin feels great the next morning looks amazing between my clarasonic, the sunday riley face wash and the good genes treatment my skin looks awesome
What it is: A lactic-acid, AHA serum that targets the look of pores, hyperpigmentation, and dark spots and is clinically shown to reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Pores

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Purified Lactic Acid: Hydrates and exfoliates the surface layers of skin, smoothing its texture, improving the look of fine lines and wrinkles, and visibly clarifying blemishes.
- Licorice and Lemongrass: Brighten the appearance of dark spots and skin discoloration.
- Prickly Pear Extract: Soothes the appearance of surface redness and sensitive skin.

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 vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Formulated with hydrating, purified-grade lactic acid, this serum exfoliates the dull surface of the skin for a radiant, clearer-, younger-looking complexion. The formula is enhanced with licorice extract to brighten the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation. Great for all skin types—from acne and blemish prone to dry and sensitive—this visibly brightening formula targets visible signs of aging and keeps skin looking clear and glowing.

Clinical Results: Results obtained via profilometry analysis showed:
- 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 had ever used and would definitely recommend it to a friend
Size 3.4 oz · ITEM 1451038
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$48.00

It's worth a try...No flaking at all...Treats and helps prevent acne and gets rid of cystic pimples like nobody's business!...A little skin history for myself: i've suffered off and on from cystic acne on my face and back since I was a teen, and have tried pretty much every prescription acne treatment available
What it is: An intensive pore-clearing gel combining maximum-strength two percent salicylic acid (BHA) with a potent 10 percent glycolic acid complex (AHA) to target acne.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid (BHA) 2%: Visibly reduces acne blemishes and discourages future breakouts.
- Glycolic Acid Complex (AHA) 10%, Licorice, and Arnica: Reduce the appearance of uneven skin tone and texture.
- Aloe Vera: Visibly soothes skin.

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.

What Else You Need to Know: Powered by two percent salicylic acid, this gel visibly minimizes acne, pore size, and future blackheads and blemishes. It also soothes skin with aloe and promotes more even-looking tone and texture with a 10 percent glycolic acid complex, licorice, and arnica.
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 2416758
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$25.00

I like it so far...Overall I like it...Good for cystic acne...I had gotten this as a free sample from Pinchme, and I used it recently due to bad break outs on my skin from not only everyday sweat but from wearing a mask while at work all day, this product is great because it is a spot treatment so you don't have to apply it everywhere if you don't want to, it had a mild tingling feeling on the face, but nothing dramatic, I definitely see a difference in my skin in just a week
What it is: A concentrated formula that targets visible hormonal flare-ups and redness while reducing the appearance of future blemishes.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Redness, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Benzoyl Peroxide 5%: An ultra-micronized, non-irritating ingredient that visibly reduces acne.
- REG-ulate360 Complex™: A blend of medical-grade actives that restores a healthy-looking appearance to hormonally imbalanced skin.
- Medical-Grade Aloe Vera: Delivers antioxidants plus vitamins A and C to soothe hormonally imbalanced skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, 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 cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This clinical-grade formula targets the look of blemishes, stubborn hormonal acne, and blackheads while addressing excess oil with medical-grade aloe vera and bakuchiol. REG-ulate360 Complex™—a blend with resveratrol, vitamin E, green tea, bakuchiol, and genistein (a plant-derived phytoestrogen)—visibly improves hormonally imbalanced skin while an antioxidant blend nourishes and soothes.
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 1933100
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$23.00

I love this stuff...You Wont Regret It...Highly, highly recommended for cystic acne!...I walked into Sephora one day and dabbed some of this on a zit on a whim (didn't even take a sample home) and within 4 hours the pimple was almost completely gone and super flat, I have been using it after purchasing for a few days now and dabbing it on spots after I cleanse and my skin has almost completely gone back to normal
What it is: A maximum-strength, two-percent-salicylic-acid gel that soothes the skin, targets acne, and visibly reduces blemish size and redness in as little as four hours.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid 2%: Penetrates pores to exfoliate and visibly smooth the skin.
- Oat Extract: Soothes the skin and reduces the look of redness.
- Witch Hazel: Absorbs excess oil and visibly tightens pores.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, oxybenzone, and sulfates SLS & SLES. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Clear the appearance of blemishes fast. This soothing gel unclogs pores, smooths the skin, and visibly reduces redness. Use it to target emerging and existing blemishes and "maskne" breakouts on the spot.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.

Clinical Results: In a clinical test, after 8 weeks of use:
- 100% agreed scar texture looks smoother/more even
- 91% agreed skin roughness on scar looks significantly improved
- 86% agreed scars look less discolored
Size 1.5 oz/ 45 mL · ITEM 2393825
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$72.00

I love this stuff...Works Great For Me...It also helped with two current cystic pimples I have and I have seen a reduction in size....After a little over a week, I could tell a difference in the texture and fine lines on my skin and I really like the improvement I saw
What it is: An overnight retinol serum that supports the skin‘s natural repair process and reduces the appearance of acne and acne scarring.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Uneven Texture, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- All-Trans-Retinol Technology: Visibly addresses current and future breakouts by removing dead skin cell buildup and unclogging pores while supporting collagen production and cellular turnover to reduce the appearance of acne scars.
- REG-ulate360 Complex™: A blend of medical-grade actives that restores a healthy appearance to hormonally imbalanced skin.
- Curated Antioxidant Blend: Soothes, calms, and nourishes the skin with green tea polyphenols, caffeine, and vitamin E.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, 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 cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This serum is formulated with All-Trans-Retinol Technology, which utilizes a unique micro-delivery system to support the production of collagen. The serum is also enhanced with REG-ulate360 Complex™—a blend with resveratrol, vitamin E, green tea, bakuchiol, and genistein (a plant-derived phytoestrogen) plus a powerful antioxidant blend to improve the appearance of acne, acne scarring, and uneven tone and texture.
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 1697648
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$19.00

So far I love it...The best there is...I don't have major cystic acne but they do have whiteheads....I think it's perfect for acne maitenance but I specifically brought this product for active breakouts but didn't feel like it was working as I expected
What it is:
An advanced acne spot treatment designed to deliver significantly clearer skin, aggressively target active breakouts, and promote healthy healing.

What it is formulated to do:
Say goodbye to blemishes. This rejuvenating Acne Spot Treatment helps rapidly clear and soothe the discomfort of bothersome blemishes for clearer, brighter skin. The antimicrobial formula immediately begins to eliminate acne-causing bacteria, while salicylic acid penetrates pores to clear most unwanted acne blemishes. It is formulated with less potential for irritation, and features a barrier rejuvenation complex that helps soothe the redness of blemishes and quickly reduce the appearance of discoloration.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 3.38 oz/ 100 mL · ITEM 2206134
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$54.00

It gave me a glow...Talk about a glow...I get hormonal cystic acne on my chin and im always left with dark spots....So I received this product as testing purposes for free and I like it even though I don't have real bad wrinkles or any at that point but I don't think I'd recommend it because I haven't seen a full before and after on my face so I'm not sure if I recommend it or not but it is overpriced
What it is: An award-winning visibly resurfacing liquid that works overnight to diminish the look of wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, and dullness while visibly improving skin tone and texture.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dullness

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Clinical Grade Glycolic Acid 5%: Accelerates skin’s renewal process by dissolving the bonds that hold dead skin cells together, enhancing the look of luminosity and clarity.
- Licorice Root Extract: Supplies antioxidants and soothes skin, visibly reducing pigmentation.
- Silk Proteins: Bind moisture and prevent transepidermal water loss, protecting skin from negative environmental effects like dehydration.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This global cult favorite from Australia features clinical-grade glycolic acid at the optimal concentration and pH level for maximum bioavailability. Enhanced with antioxidant-rich Australian botanicals, the clean-beauty-editor favorite is built on 25 years of heritage and award-winning visible results. It supports the skin's renewal process, leaving your complexion looking radiant and glowing after just one sleep.

Clinical Results: In an independent clinical trial of 20 people:
- Skin elasticity improved by 93%

In an independent 8-week clinical trial of 26 people:
- 88% noticed an improvement in skin luminosity, tone, and texture

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Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2322691
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$88.00

I really love it...I love this cream...Of a dark complexion with adult cystic acne and hyperpigmentation scarring from breakouts....I received a sample of this product from PTR for testing purposes and I have been using this for more than a month now, I apply it twice a day and it didn't irritate my sensitive skin
What it is: An intensive, expert-level formula powered by a cutting-edge 15-percent Active Brightening Complex.

Skin Type: Normal

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

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Niacinamide: Helps reduce the look of discoloration and uneven skin tone.
- Tranexamic Acid: Helps reduce the look of dark patches and post-blemish marks.
- Kojic Acid: Helps enhance visible brightening benefits.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This cream works to reduce the look of dark patches, post-blemish marks, and uneven skin tone caused by sun damage and aging with a high-potency 15-percent Active Brightening Complex of niacinamide, tranexamic acid, kojic acid, alpha arbutin, and pentapeptide.
Size 2.25 oz/ 67 mL · ITEM 2421246
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$18.00

Works great for me...really great for cystic acne...It's a very effective spot treatment but if you do intend on using it on your entire face just purchase a Benzoyl Peroxide cleanser which is less drying
What it is: A clinically demonstrated, benzoyl-peroxide-powered formula that fights and prevents the appearance of breakouts, absorbs excess oil, and visibly calms redness.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5%: Targets acne-causing bacteria on contact.
- Bisabolol: Reduces visible signs of sensitivity and irritation to minimize dryness and flaking.
- Allantoin: Calms and soothes the skin while visibly minimizing redness.

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 gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Powered by 2.5 percent benzoyl peroxide, this oil-free, weightless gel quickly addresses the causes of acne on contact. It visibly minimizes existing and future breakouts and mops up excess oil while reducing dryness and flaking with a calming blend of plant-derived ingredients.

Clinical Results: In an independent clinical trial using the CLEAR Regular Strength Kit:
- 96% experienced visibly smaller post-acne marks
- 80% saw clearer, smoother texture
- 80% saw healthier-looking skin overall
Size 1 oz · ITEM 1167147
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$26.00

Now a holy grail...It helps so much...I just hate that you have to dip a cotton swap into it because I feel like so much of the solution is wasted... BUT, I've had this bottle for at least a month now and I feel like it's going to last me a while, which is good...I have hormonal cystic acne long my jawline so going into Sephora I didn't think they could help with that... Wrong, I put this on my acne for 2-3 days and it was completely gone, and as you know cystic acne is hard to get rid of since they are under the skin, but the next 2 days they were completely gone
What it is: An effective blemish-fighting acne spot treatment that minimizes pimples, zaps zits, and helps prevent future breakouts.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Blemishes, Pores, Oiliness

Formulation: Mask

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sulfur (10.0%): Works quickly to exfoliate dead surface skin cells, unclog pores, and help reduce the appearance of blemishes.
- BHAs: Deliver anti-redness benefits to reduce the look of pores while unclogging them.
- Zinc Oxide: A natural mineral that provides oil control by absorbing excess sebum.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, 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 cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Kate's bestselling EradiKate™ Acne Treatment is formulated with the highest level of sulfur allowed to fight blemishes, reduce acne, and prevent new breakouts. BHAs help visibly reduce pore size, while natural mineral zinc oxide controls oil by absorbing excess sebum.

Kate Somerville has partnered with Foster Nation to support foster youth as they age out of the system, providing professional training, workshops and mentorship, and fully funding 5+ cosmetology scholarships annually to support professional beauty career paths. For more information about Foster Nation, visit kateso.co/givingback.

Clinical Results: In an independent clinical study after just 1 hour:
- 94% showed visible improvement of breakouts

After just 2 days:
- 97% showed visible improvement of redness and inflammation
- 96% reported minimized breakouts and smoother skin
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 2425098
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$8.99

My new holy grail...I love this stuff...I was given this product as a sample and I applied it twice daily and within a week of using it, I noticed a significant improvement in my skin and each day my skin is looking better...I tried so many acne spot treatment and this one gives me a visual change of the pimple when I get up in the morning which is satisfying AND it really work its magic overnight
What it is: A non-drying, gentle, and targeted acne treatment that clears acne spots fast while layering under makeup without flaking.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 2% Succinic Acid: Visibly reduces blemish size and absorbs excess oil.
- 2% Sulfur Powder: Absorbs excess oil and unclogs pores for clearer-looking skin—long term.
- 1% Salicylic Acid: Gently exfoliates the skin, reducing dead-skin cell buildup.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: While targeting active blemishes, succinic acid has a gentle peeling effect that gently exfoliates the skin and clears pores while preventing them from clogging again after use. With added benefit of salicylic acid, this targeted formula helps visibly shrink blemishes and blackheads while being gentle on skin.

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Clean at Sephora is a curation of brands committed to evolving the beauty industry. When you see our Clean seal, you can be sure this brand's products are formulated without certain ingredients that are potentially harmful to human health and the environment and also address ingredients clients are concerned about, including phthalates, formaldehyde or formaldehyde releasers, oxybenzone and octinoxate, hydroquinone, triclosan, coal tar, methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone, insoluble plastic microbeads, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 4 oz/ 120 mL · ITEM 1906106
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$40.00

It worked for me...This one is nice...While placing an order on Sephora, there was a code for a free deluxe sample fo this, so I thought I would give it a try and get it for him...The EradiKate Daily Cleanser Acne Treatment, is better at cleansing and removing makeup compared to getting rid of acne Positives- Prevent future acne from occurring no smell helps fade scars Negatives- pink does not get ride of acne dries out skin if over-used I tried this product for about two month and did not see any decrease in my acne, and no new acne
What it is: A medicated daily foaming acne wash with three percent Sulfur that delivers clinical-strength cleansing without irritation or over drying.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Blemishes, Pores, Oiliness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sulfur: Works to eliminate existing imperfections and keeps new ones from occurring.
- Honey and Rice Bran Extracts: Help calm and soothe skin.
- Natural Oat Extract: Helps to absorb and balance sebum.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Kate's clinic-perfected cleanser is uniquely formulated to cleanse acne-prone skin while working to prevent blemishes, unclog pores, balance oily skin, and minimize the appearance of pores. See visibly clearer skin with continued use.

Kate Somerville has partnered with Foster Nation to support foster youth as they age out of the system, providing professional training, workshops and mentorship, and fully funding 5+ cosmetology scholarships annually to support professional beauty career paths. For more information about Foster Nation, visit kateso.co/givingback.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2070944
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$44.00

miracle in a bottle...Not great, but good...This product was one that kept me clear for awhile once I finished some acne treatments from my dermatologist, but recently I have been having a really rough time handling my breakouts that have gotten pretty bad, sadly, this treatment couldn't cut it anymore...I am honestly a lot more confident and barely wear any makeup now, which is a HUGE turn for me as I would never leave the house without foundation
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 ultimate acne gel cleanser helps dissolve excess oil, purify pores, clear existing blemishes, and prevent breakouts—including maskne. Two types of salicylic acid start treating immediately and over time. Green tea extract helps soothe and calm irritation for healthier-looking skin.

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
ITEM 1953009
COLOR: Pink [ 1 more colors ]
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$149.00

It really does work...I love this product...We all know our own skin, and I can say for sure that this product has stopped the growth of some pimples that I know would have developed and been a nuisance for days, or even a week...I would give 5 stars if it covered a little more surface area all at once, I'm not always sure I hit the right spot so I have to go over the area a few times while moving it around
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 2113777
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$60.00

Loving it so far...BETTER THAN RETIN A...I have been using it for a month and so far it hasn't disappointed me and I am glad I don't wake up with zits anymore because I had severe acne few months back and was looking for something that will reduce the blemishes faster and prevent regular acne...I have never had problematic or acne prone skin but started to break out because I am required to wear a mask for 10 hours a day
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 5 oz/ 150 ml · ITEM 1989292
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$25.00

Cleared up my acne...but this is AMAZING...I found a 1oz sample of this and I tried it and it was so good and I was like OMG what is this thing And I found it on this app and it's out of stock :'(...I am a huge fan of all Kiehl's products but this was game-changing for me and my acne
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.
Size 0.68 oz/ 20 mL · ITEM 1989318
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$30.00

This stuff is ok...Would buy it again...It's so nice not having to get a q tip and dip it in and try and get an equal amount so it don't end up with a bunch of dried product I can't use at the end of the bottle that's just wasted...I do not regret this purchase and they have a new customer for life
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.
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 mL · ITEM 2289239
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$55.00

However, I love it...Best spot treatment on the market...But girl TRUST when I say I've had crazy acne for years, and legit this is the only spot treatment that has given me consistent and reliable results...I use her Clarifying Serum mixed with the Hyaluronic Serum and saw that people really liked the spot treatment so I ordered one
What it is: An untinted, transparent, anti-blemish gel that addresses imperfections and impurities at the source.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Acne and Blemishes, and Redness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Complex of Maclura Bioflavonoids, Tea Tree Oil, and Zinc Oxides: Help to reduce the appearance of spots, blemishes, and redness.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: The clear formula quickly reduces the appearance of redness, spots, and skin imperfections. An effective combination of maclura bioflavonoids, tea tree oil and zinc oxide help to reduce the appearance of unpleasant blemishes from the very first application.

As an aesthetic doctor with a background in anti-inflammatory medicine, Dr. Sturm is committed to treating the skin with scientifically-proven ingredients and non-aggressive natural extracts. The three pillars of Dr. Barbara Sturm Molecular Cosmetics—hydration, boosting the skin’s natural barrier function, and reducing the visible signs of irritation—help to promote healthy skin that glows from within over time.

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