10 Acne Products and Treatments That Really Work
The only thing worse than waking up to less-than-clear skin each day is spending our hard-earned money on acne products that don't get the job done. We went through our own medicine cabinets to bring you acne treatments that actually work, from the low-budget affordable to the totally luxurious. No matter which side of the spectrum you choose, these products promise to turn your struggles around, stat.
We’re going to go out on a limb here and say that, for most of us, our introduction to exfoliating was with the very same drugstore product. It wasn’t until years later that we realized that the harsh, sharp edges of those scrubby particles was doing us more harm than good, exacerbating acne rather than fighting it. We can say with one hundred-percent confidence than Arcona Cranberry Gommage ($52, arcona.com) will do no such thing. It manages to feel both gentle and like it’s seriously getting the job done—which it is. Massage in circular motions, then rinse for skin that’s exactly as clean and soft as it looks.
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