Is there anything as annoying or disheartening as waking up to find pimples covering your face? What starts as a single bump can soon turn into a gross settlement of pesky breakouts that refuse to go away. And the struggle deciding on an anti-acne product best suited for your skin is real. As a girl with sensitive skin, I totally feel you. Which is why I’ve decided to help you out by making a list of the best products so you can make a wise choice.
Himalaya Neem FaceWash:
Packed with the goodness of neem and turmeric, the ayurvedic staples for clear skin, this herbal formula is quite potent at ridding your pores of oils and impurities that clog them. Neem has antibacterial properties while turmeric is a natural antiseptic. If you’re looking for a face wash that not only clears your pimples but also evens out your skin tone, look no further! Try out Himalaya Neem Face Wash.
Clindamycin is one of the best topical antibiotics out there and works wonders on acne scars. It inhibits the bacteria that cause acne and its infection to spread – making it a great defence against them. However, refrain from using it too often so the bacteria don’t become immune to it.
Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser:
This facial cleanser gently pampers your skin by recharging it and making it soft, fresh and supple. It not only cleans grime and oil off your skin but also effectively removes all traces of make-up, giving you a naturally radiant face. If you have troubles with oily skin, this is the best you could try!
Garnier Pure Active Pimple Relief Roll-on:
This product has just the right amount of Salicylic acid, which is known for its pimple clearing capabilities. Too much salicylic acid can be harmful though, which is why this contains just 2%. With an easy roll-on mechanism, this is a great product for both, teenage pimples and blackheads.
Clean and Clear Foaming FaceWash:
This great face wash creates a lot of foam and as a result, effectively clears out excess oil and prevents pimples. It has a gentle formula and is suitable for all skin types. You can even use it with dry skin as it cleanses deeply while leaving your skin hydrated.
Greenberry Organics Detox Charcoal FaceWash:
If you’re a fan of organic products, this one is definitely for you. This detox face wash packs a whole lot of organic ingredients that cleanse and nourish your skin. It contains tea tree oil that acts as an antiseptic and reduces inflammation. The mulberry and grapefruit extracts in it control acne and lighten dark spots to give you a flawless complexion.
Himalaya Purifying Neem Face Pack:
Another great product by the Himalaya Herbals franchise, this is one of the most effective and affordable face packs. With neem, turmeric and multaani mitti, it removes deep-seated dirt and impurities and soothes the skin gently. It is ideal for every skin tone.
Plum Green Tea Clear Face Mask:
This face mask uses glycolic acid to gently exfoliate and remove dead cells and impurities. The anti-oxidant properties of green tea extracts help control pimples. It has a soft, creamy formula that is very easy to apply and washes off without drying out your face. The natural clays in it help absorb excess oil making it absolutely essential for girls with oily skin.
VLCC Alpine Mint and Tea Tree Gentle Refreshing FaceWash:
This refreshing face wash contains cellulose granules and skin lightening agents along with mint and tea tree extracts. It eliminates excess oil and fights against blemishes and open pores. Enriched with antibacterial properties, it effectively cleanses the pores and reduces acne.
Biotique Chlorophyll Oil Free Anti Acne Gel:
Apart from being an anti-bacterial gel that effectively fights acne, this Biotique product is infused with extracts of seaweed and sea algae that moisturize the skin without making it too oily. The aloe vera in it helps tighten the pores and keep the skin healthy while chlorophyll gives an excellent cooling effect on the skin.
Juicy Chemistry Tea Tree and Charcoal Mask:
This super duper mask is loaded with goodies to pamper your skin! The charcoal unclogs the pores and the tea tree oil acts as an antiseptic. It also contains peppermint oil and ground almonds which provide extra exfoliation and helps improve blood circulation. All in all, it just perks up your skin!
Khadi Natural Neem, Basil and Mint Anti-Acne Face Pack:
Another great organic product, the Khadi pack is great bringing back a glow to your dull, tired and pimple infested skin. Bursting with natural herbs and antiseptics, it fights acne and also removes blemishes. Mix it with rose water while applying for the best results.
Vicco Turmeric WSO Cream:
You just sang it as they do in the commercial, didn’t you? This age-old product is probably the most popular antidote for acne and pimples. The healing powers of turmeric prevent the outbreak or spreading of pimples and help in evening out the skin tone and improving the overall texture of the skin. It is also unparalleled in lightening acne scars.