Pimples Treatments

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If you have a problem with acne, you know it can be a difficult condition to manage. Fortunately, there are many products that can help you get clear skin. Here are some great pimple treatments products to help you get clear skin.


You dab just a little on the pimple/acne and it dries out the pimple, reduce the size and redness as well. ...Very effective acne treatment, helps the skin to regenerate and eradicate the acnes more quickly....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.


Works great for under the skin pimples, popped pimples, and surfaced pimples. Definitely the best spot treatment other than pimple patches...use with pimple sticker! game changer...It doesn’t sting. Best spot treatment for my acne prone friends!!

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.


This was a big deal since I've never had one pimple on my face before and one day I wake up covered in acne and they just wouldn't go away. ...I get nasty hormonal acne about once a month, as well as, random pimples here and there.

What it is: Clinique's Acne Solutions™ Fix It Kit is an acne-fighting travel set to help clear blemishes, unclog pores, and reduce excess oil.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Salicylic Acid and Acetyl Glucosamine: Help clear dead skin cells that can contribute to clogged pores.

- Lamincaria Sacharina Extract: Helps de-shine skin’s surface and tighten pores

- Witch Hazel: Helps de-shine skin’s surface and tighten pores

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates.

The INKEY ListMandelic Acid Treatment

ITEM: 2568905

Size: 0.5 oz/ 15 mL

258 Reviews


Noticeable improvement in dark spots and acne scars from pimples immediately after beginning use. ...I also put this on every night on my other acne scars, and I have seen improvements. My acne scars aren’t as prominent as they used to be.

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.


I learned I more effective way to target pimples. A dab of this and a pimple patch after it dries, pimple is gone by morning....Great for acne spots...This Salicylic Acid Spot Solution helped dry out my acne pimples. Occasionally I get a pimple around my chin area and this worked great.

What it is: A targeted cream for acne spots that visibly reduces breakout size in as little as one hour.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Acne and Blemishes, and Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 100% Natural Salicylic Acid: Naturally exfoliates and visibly refines skin texture.
- Niacinamide: Minimizes the appearance of pores.
- Tea Tree: Purifies the skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: A natural and non-drying purifying cream that targets acne spots fast and reduce breakout size. Use this leave-on cream under makeup to color correct redness with natural green pigments.


I am acne prone & also struggle with post acne marks that just seem to stay around so long after the pimple is gone. ...Unlike some other retinoid treatments, the Equilibrium Resurfacing Retinoid Treatment does not cause irritation or redness, making it suitable for most sensitive skin types.I have noticed a significant improvement in the overall texture and tone of my skin.

What it is: A lightweight resurfacing treatment that boosts clarity and helps visibly even skin texture and tone for more balanced skin with a healthy glow.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Retinoid, Hexylresorcinol, and Niacinamide: A clinically backed blend that visibly reduces fine lines and wrinkles and diminishes the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation while being gentle to skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This fast-absorbing treatment is formulated with a blend of a retinoid, hexylresorcinol, and niacinamide to visibly reduce fine lines and wrinkles and diminish the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation. The formula is ef


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.


It showed significant results on my acne skin. It reduced the pimple. My skin looks more smooth and healthy...definitely a must-have treatment...This is an amazing AHA treatment, I have tried other AHA products and this is my favorite.

What it is: This one minute 10% AHA treatment clarifies, purifies, brightens and smooths skin by gently clearing dull surface cells to even texture over time.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Liquid


Great night treatment!...A staple in my routine, it removed 3 pimples in 4 days...cleared pretty much all my acne...i’ve been using it for about a month now and i’ve only had a few tiny pimples pop up during that month! I usually have fully clear skin for about a day before more pimples appear so this is unusual for me.

What it is: A powerful overnight resurfacing mask to gently exfoliate, hydrate, and visibly brighten with a 2.5 percent pH-balanced AHA complex for smoother, firmer-looking skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Mask

Highlighted Ingredients:
- pH-Balanced AHA Complex 2.5%: As efficacious as 10% glycolic acid to exfoliate while maintaining the skin barrier.
- Seven Weights of Hyaluronic Acid: Intensely hydrate skin layer by layer for plump-, bouncy-looking skin.
- Niacinamide and Quinoa Peptide: Minimizes the look of discoloration while visibly firming and brightening.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vega


This liquid exfoliating treatment has great skincare benefits since it’s formulated with fruit AHAs and niacinamide, both of which are known ingredients to help combat acne and skin texture. ...My teen daughter uses it too and her acnes lessens so much. We use moisturizer on top this toner.

What it is: A liquid exfoliating treatment of fruit AHAs, niacinamide, Japanese mugwort, and wild rose that visibly evens skin tone and texture for calm, smooth skin.

Skin Type:
Combination and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Uneven Texture, and Oiliness

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Fruit AHAs: Gently exfoliate and resurface for smoother and brighter-looking skin.
- Niacinamide + Japanese Mugwort: Visibly even skin tone, reduce redness, and firm the look of pores.
- Wild Rose: Minimizes excess sebum and oil without stripping skin of essential moisture.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

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“It low key heals your spots and it never irritates your skin. Bring it back to stock pleaaaaase”
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“I also get pretty bad hormonal acne which in itself is mainly cystic. I have used MANY different products throughout the years from a variety of brands and they usually break me out even more since they’re so drying/irritating. however, after using this my hormonal cystic acne shrunk in one night and the redness had considerably diminished. and on the plus side, my skin wasn’t completely dried out or going whack. def an effective product and highly recommend for those suffering from cystic acne”
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“This reduces my need to blot throughout the day from 3 times/day to 1 or 0 times/day... SO effective on oil control”
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“Great for cleaning pores in nose and getting black heads out of nose. Highly recommend for peopme that struggle with a smooth nose like me”
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“I have been using Tula Skincare Overnight Repair Treatment for about 10 days now and I love it. It is moisturizing and smells like heaven”
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“Happy to finally have this in my collection! It’s a smooth, non-finicky, non-aggressive retinol. It has a thoughtful amount of retinol that beginners and sensitive skins will appreciate”
Overnight Treatments
“I love overnight masks! This one works like a charm. I wish it had a better scent tho”
Hand Treatments
“Works immediately and long term. Hands felt dryness relief upon use and hands were noticeably smoother after the very first use”