Acne Peels

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Acne peels are a popular dermatological treatment for improving skin texture and reducing acne breakouts. These chemical peels work by exfoliating the skin, removing dead cells, unclogging pores, and reducing oil production. With regular sessions, acne peels can significantly improve the appearance of acne-prone skin, leaving it smoother and more radiant.

DermalogicaClear Start Liquid Peel

ITEM: 2627297

Size: 1 oz / 30 mL

66 Reviews


Talk about bang for your buck! This peel is incredible. After just one use my skin felt smoother, brighter and days after, I noticed less breakouts and a dramatic reduction in post-breakout marks. ...I don’t have acne or oily skin, but I have enlarged pores and get hormonal breakouts, so I enjoy using peels every few weeks.

What it is: A powerful peel that helps acne-prone skin feel smoother and look visibly clearer.

Skin Type: Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dullness, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Salicylic Acid: Combats congestion.

- Lactic Acid: Smooths and visibly re-texturizes skin.

- Azelaic Acid: Unclogs pores and fades the look of post-breakout marks.


Makes my skin so smooth, reduces the visibility of my pimples as well. Anytime I have a painful pimple, I’ll put this mask on and the next morning, it’s basically gone....This product is hands down the best peel for sensitive skin. I cannot use products like the ordinary peel, and other peels because my skin is too sensitive and dry but i have really bad breakouts along my jawline due to the mask.

What it is: An exfoliating, 10 percent glycolic peel with gentle fruit enzymes and brightening, antioxidant-rich ACV to help reduce redness and refine the look of skin texture.

Skin Type: Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Redness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 10% Glycolic Acid: A powerful AHA that supports skin’s oil balance and natural cell turnover.
- 5% Multi-Fruit Acid: a blend of exfoliants that reveal smoother skin.
- 2% Apple Cider Vinegar: Combines naturally occurring acetic acid to target blemish-causing bacteria and citric, lactic, and succinic acids for a more even-looking, radiant skin tone.


AMAZING FOR ACNE...I have very acne-prone, sensitive skin and this peel is not harsh at all for me. ...This is a really good peel to use nightly! It clears skin up and prevents acne breakouts without drying out the skin.

What it is: This peel is a dermatologist-approved solution that visibly smooths texture and improves the look of pores with a trifecta of powerhouse ingredients for softer-, smoother-feeling skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Exfoliates to minimize the look of pores.
- Glycolic Acid: Visibly removes dull surface cells to smooth and clarify.
- Resurfacing Retinoid: Helps improve surface cell turnover to visibly refine and smooth skin’s texture.

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


My breakouts have completely subsided and my face is glowing. ...I have sensitive dry skin and recently I've been struggling with hormonal acne. This mask is helping me so much! Really recommend.

What it is:
A patented, potent alpha hydroxy acid peel that lets you exfoliate, brighten, and tone safely during pregnancy.

What it is formulated to do:

Specifically formulated without vitamin A to address the concerns of nursing mothers, pregnant women, or women trying to get pregnant, this peel delivers spa-grade exfoliation to visibly correct the appearance of dark spots and discoloration, zap blemishes, and reveal a visibly brighter complexion. The formula also contains organic aloe and organic vegetable glycerin to hydrate for maximum benefit.

The INKEY ListMandelic Acid Treatment

ITEM: 2568905

Size: 0.5 oz/ 15 mL

271 Reviews


Noticeable improvement in dark spots and acne scars from pimples immediately after beginning use. ...Heals stubborn popped pimples as if they were never there. Also does fade my dark spots.. but I feel it works better if used while your pimple is healing.

What it is: A fast-acting targeted treatment that is clinically shown to reduce the look of hyperpigmentation and discoloration leftover from acne spots and blemishes.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots and Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 10% Mandelic Acid: Reduces the look of dark spots, hyperpigmentation, and post-acne marks.
- 2% Glycerin: Hydrates skin and draws in moisture.
- 0.1% Encapsulated Retinol: Supports increased cell turnover and fades the look of dark spots and discoloration.

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


This product changed my skin by improving the texture, fading the scars and dark marks and less pimples! Found the best retinol product...But putting this on I see less pimples. And you can see my face turns more smoothly.

What it is: A targeted, overnight peel treatment to reduce fine lines, improve uneven tone and texture, and restore hydration for a radiant, healthy-looking complexion.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Retinol: A vitamin A derivative that supports collagen production while visibly reversing signs of photo-aging, improving fine lines and wrinkles, addressing UV-induced free-radical damage, reducing blemish-causing sebum, and fading dark spots.


Great mild peel...This is a great peel. I have normal skin with some enlarged pores and mild acne. ...When I get break outs and apply this product it dries out the pimple and peels away super easy. My pores even appear smaller.

What it is: A gentle peel with 5 percent AHA, BHA, and hyaluronic acid to dissolve dead cells, refine the look of pores, and reveal more radiant skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:

- AHA and BHA Multi-Acid Complex: Dissolves dead skin cells that cause dullness and enlarged-looking pores.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of mineral oil, parabens, silicones, and sulfates SLS & SLES.


These are soaked in Serum and are so nice on face. I have breakouts and they have definitely help me with my acne breakouts. ...The ingredients are so gentle and they make my skin feel so soft and smooth, with a more even texture and appearance, and I really like how efficient they are at reducing acne breakouts and speeding up the healing process with wonderful ingredients like witch hazel that are known to be soothing and healthy for troubled skin.

What it is: A leave-on exfoliant with 2% Salicylic Acid (BHA) + AHAs and Niacinamide to target rough texture, spots, fine lines, and acne-prone skin.


was skeptical but very impressed. I suffered a huge breakout by trying a new product. I had huge pus filled pimples and I was using so much makeup trying to cover it and nothing helped. ...And this morning, I saw a difference on my recent acne scars ! My pimple are more dry. I'll probably buy the extra-strenght and make a peel once a week !


What it is: A two-step AHA/BHA peel pad pre-dosed with three acids, 12 antioxidants, and soothing ingredients to exfoliate and nourish sensitive skin for immediate radiance.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

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

Formulation: Wipes

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Lactic Acid (AHA) and Malic Acid (AHA): Supports the speed up cell turnover and cell renewal and balances skin.

- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates and visibly plumps skin.

- Colloidal Oatmeal: Anti-irritant and soothes skin.

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“Overall I'm really pleased with the peels performance and results. I would definitely recommend to anyone who has had issues with irritation from peels before, as this one is very gentle, yet effective if you're consistent”
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“I was really impressed with my trail of the Alpha Beta peel. My skin felt like I had a professional facial”
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“I definitely recommend trying out Murad's Replenishing Multi-Acid Peel if you are wanting to try a new peel to brighten and hydrate your skin”
Glycolic Acid Peels
“A chemical exfoliant is a must in my skin care routine, esp glycolic acid and salicylic acid. Murad clarifying peel has both of these”
Facial Peels For Wrinkles
“This product is amazing, it lasted me pretty long and helped with my acne along with cleaning up pores and helping any wrinkles and dull skin. It’s pretty affordable compared to other high end products”