Gels For Acne

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Gels For Acne.

Acne is a skin condition that affects many people. It's a common enough problem that there are products designed to help clear up your skin and prevent future breakouts. If you're looking for a product for acne, there are plenty of gels that are dedicated to helping people with acne problems. Here are some great options available today.


Very effective acne treatment, helps the skin to regenerate and eradicate the acnes more quickly....It minimizes my pores well, but doesn't work well on my acnes....Not very well for white heads acnes...Very effective acne treatment

What it is: An acne treatment gel with 1.5% Salicylic Acid for on-the-spot, targeted treatment––wherever you go.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, Redness, and Oiliness

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Saw Palmetto: Helps control oil, reduce shine, and prevent breakouts.

What Else You Need to Know: This blemish-fighting formula with saw palmetto and 1.5 percent salicylic acid helps eliminate excess oil that can lead to break outs.


Great product - really helps me with my acne. Not a fan of the gel hence i gave it a 4 star. ...BYE ACNE...THE only clearing gel that can help the back acne I have. Would totally recommend to anybody who suffers from acne, I think it is a most to get rid of thoseeeeee

What it is: A refreshing cleanser with two percent salicylic acid that clears the look of blemishes and targets future breakouts.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid and Acetyl Glucosamine: Remove dead skin cells that can contribute to clogged pores.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. This product is also gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This refreshing cleanser with two percent salicylic acid clears the look of blemishes, absorbs oil, and unclogs pores. After use, skin feels fresh, soft, and smooth.

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Dr. Barbara SturmAloe Vera Gel

ITEM: 2492783

Size: 4.2 oz/ 125 mL

13 Reviews


Best aloe vera gel moisturizer out there...The ingredient profile of this aloe vera gel is perfect for anyone dealing with fungal acne and/or sensitive skin. ...The actual product is thin, not as thick as regular aloe gels. It’s about the size of a tube of toothpaste.

What it is: An aloe vera gel made of 90 percent pure aloe leaf juice that provides intensive soothing, hydrating, and cooling benefits to the skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Redness, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 90% Pure Fair Trade Aloe Leaf Juice (from concentrate): Provides immediate intensive moisture and reduces the appearance of redness.
- Purslane: Defends skin’s sensitive membranes from attack by free radicals.
- Panthenol (Vitamin B5): Quickly soothes skin.

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


It effectively decreases the size of my acne and clears up my skin, would 100% recommend this!...It really works on active pimples and also acne marks!!!! Smells amazing also

What it is: A gel treatment expertly formulated to visibly clear blemishes and minimize post-blemish marks in as little as three days while restoring the skin barrier.

Skin Type:
Combination and Oily

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

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Helps diminish the appearance of blemishes while encouraging natural, gentle exfoliation.
- Prebiotic Complex: Balances and restores skin flora to minimize dry, stripped, and damaged skin.
- Niacinamide: Visibly smooths uneven skin tone from post-blemish marks.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, sulfates SLS & SLES, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance.


I recognize everyone has very different skin, but this product worked sooooo well for me! I have hormonal acne, and have been struggling for years to get this back under control. ...I can’t help but feel conflicted that it’s just middle of the road it does help a lot with my oil production but wouldn’t say it’s ideal for acne prone skin. I didn’t really see much of a change on my new blemishes.

What it is: A cleansing gel that gently exfoliates, decongests pores, removes makeup, and washes away bacteria with the power of hydroxy acids.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and blemishes, Oiliness

Formulation: Heavy Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Willow Bark Extract: Gently exfoliates and clears pores (contains salicylic acid).
- Farnesol: Helps prevent breakouts by preventing the growth of bacteria on the skin.
- Barosma Betulina Leaf Extract: Works to reduce and refine pores by balancing oil production.

ClarinsRe-Move Purifying Cleansing Gel

ITEM: 2214625

Size: 4.5 oz/ 125 mL

16 Reviews


This saves me when I’m breaking out or having acne problems!...Nice for my combo skin - was a gentle gel that didn't cause any breakouts. Have since moved on from it, but it's a good option to turn to if your skincare has had negative affects on your skin!

What it is: A foaming, cleansing gel that eliminates impurities and excess sebum for purified skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Oiliness, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Moringa: Helps eliminate pollution particles.
- Meadowsweet: Has purifying properties.

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 vegan cruelty-free.

Jack BlackPost Shave Cooling Gel

ITEM: 1387562

Size: 3.3 oz/ 100 mL

72 Reviews


Excellent gel! my husband love it....He would prefer something that wears off, but has not gotten acne or dryness from this product. It smells great, and he likes it very much.

What it is:
A soothing, alcohol-free after-shave treatment.

What it does:
Post Shave Cooling Gel immediately soothes irritated skin, alleviates redness and provides lasting relief from razor burn. The cooling, non-oily formula prevents flaking and provides lightweight moisturization to skin without burning or stinging.

What else you need to know:
Natural botanicals such as rosemary and sage help fight bacteria while healing minor nicks and cuts and soothing sunburned skin. It's dermatologist tested, fragrance-, alcohol-, and colorant-free.


I do really like this product and for the most part it keeps my face clean and acne free. I will get the occasional hormonal acne, but for the most part it's been affective. ...Dry/combo skin. Acne prone. Cleared my acne like no other I literally have used every face wash on the market and this is the ONLY one I would ever repurchase, over and over again.

What it is: An essential daily gel cleanser with a pH-balanced, luxurious foaming formula to thoroughly remove dirt, oil, and makeup (even around the eyes) while unclogging pores—without stripping skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Lactic Acid (AHA): A naturally occurring alpha hydroxy acid that supports cell renewal.
- Glycolic Acid (AHA): Visibly minimizes signs of aging.
- Willow Bark Extract: A natural source of salicylic acid that gently exfoliates and clears pores.

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


works great for acne too...Although this product is recommended for ageing skin, I use it as a substitute for an acne cleaner. it works perfectly to get rid of the tiny bumps on my forehead that form due to lack of exfoliation. love love love this cleansing gel....I really like using PTR anti-aging cleansing gel. I have periodic breakouts around my chin and this gel along with PTR acne clearing gel is really keeping my breakouts in check.

What it is:
A luxurious, antiaging facial cleansing gel that provides an exhilarating, peachy clean freshness to help produce a beautiful, fresh, youthful-looking complexion.

What it is formulated to do:
Oil-free, anti-wrinkle technology helps to rejuvenate, clarify, and brighten with glycolic acid, salicylic acid, extracts of peach, white oak bark, lemon, lime, linden, grapefruit, and arginine. An advanced deep pore resurfacing action supports natural cell turnover to help diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and other signs of aging. It helps to effectively detoxify the pores, dissolve makeup, emulsify oil, and improve skin texture as it gently sweeps away dead skin cells and impurities that can make the complexion appear more dull.


I’ve really enjoyed this eye gel compared to the Neutrogena Hydro-gel eye gel. ...The price is reasonable too for an eye gel

What it is: A clinically proven 24-hour hydration* eye gel that visibly improves dark circles, puffiness, and bags.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Circles and Puffiness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamins C and E Derivates
- Green Tea Antioxidant Complex
- Sustainably Sourced Meadowfoam Seed Oil and Cold Pressed Chai Seed Oil

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