Wondering what on earth are spot treatments?! Well, they’re skincare products with a higher concentration of acne-treating ingredients like salicylic acid, that help heal those pesky pimples ASAP. If your next question is how to use them? We’ve got an answer to that too! After your skincare routine and before you apply your makeup, wipe your skin dry using a cotton swab and carefully apply the spot treatment over the zits - and you’re done! It’s as simple as that. To help you pick, here are 15 best spot treatments to heal pimples for good! Adios! See you never, acne. *Wink*
1. Oriflame Pure Skin Spot SOS Gel Deep Action
Your zits won’t know what zapped them after you use this spot treatment! It claims to combat acne in just 8 hours and helps limit sebum production. This gel contains a high concentration of salicylic acid that helps heal and improve the skin’s complexion. For daily use, this product is totally worth it!Price: Rs 195. Buy it here.
2. Acnes Sealing Gel
Once you try this spot treatment, we bet you’ll be sold! Perfect for reducing scars and removing unwanted spots. Containing ingredients like salicylic acid, sulphur and isopropylmethylphenol, this sealing gel product promises to effectively treat acne. You have to try it to believe it!Price: Rs 490 for a pack of 2. Buy it here.
3. Anatomicals Day And Night Spot Zap
Imagine that you have a party tonight and you suddenly spot a big, ugly zit? Horror, right? Wrong! Well, not if you have a hero like this one standing by your side. Packed with natural ingredients like hazel and tea tree oil, we bet these babies will protect your skin from breakouts and inflammations. Not to mention, this spot treatment is free from sulphates, parabens and harsh chemicals. If you ask us, for the price, it’s a steal!Price: Rs 599. Buy it here.
When the extracts of the tamanu plant and benzoyl peroxide come together, pimples get healed, blemishes fade away and skin inflammations are cured. Preventing acne from popping up frequently, this wonder product will give your skin a fresh makeover.
Whether you’re battling ripe pimples or acne scars, don’t depend on a home remedy just yet, give this awesome spot corrector a shot first! The clear and light formula helps dry up pimples, kill bacteria and fade acne marks. While the glycolic acid helps dry out pimples, the salicylic acid content in it helps hydrate and heals the skin, making it look clear and glowy at all times. Price: Rs 764. Buy it here.
6. Tatha Nature's Blessing Spot Treatment For Acne
For antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, we recommend trying this spot treatment. Designed to treat acne and destroy bacteria, your zits will be gone in a jiffy! Apply a thin layer on the affected area and leave it for a good 5 minutes before washing it off. Don’t forget to pat dry soon after! Price: Rs 1,080. Buy it here.
7. Innisfree Bija Trouble Spot Essence
Zap those pesky zits with this bad boy! Loaded with nutmeg and torreya seed oil, this transparent gel product works like a charm on acne prone skin. An all-natural product like this one deserves to be a part of your regular beauty regime. Gentle with every skin type, we know for a fact your skin will be in for a treat. Price: Rs 1,200. Buy it here.
8. Benzac Intensive Spot Treatment
Don’t be surprised if your dermatologist recommends this product for your acne prone skin. Firstly, it’s clinically tested, and secondly, it rapidly clears inflamed, blemished skin. For a speedy recovery, we suggest that you pick this spot treatment up today. (Go for it! It’ll be your best decision)
If you swear by Neutrogena products, make sure you add this one to your collection as well! Gentle on sensitive skin, this spot acne treatment destroys acne-causing bacteria and heals skin from infection - thus leaving your skin clear, supple and baby soft. Price: Rs 1,299. Buy it here.
10. Avene D-Pigment Light Dark Spot Lightener
Nasty spots and scars be gone! A paraben free product whose only goal is to treat your skin. Improving its texture and zapping those pesky zits, this supercool product does justice to every type of skin. It’s cream based and literally glides on your skin like butter. Once washed off, you’ll be left with clear, fresh skin. Price: Rs 1,325. Buy it here.
11. Clean And Clear Clear Advantage Acne Spot Treatment
Believe it or not, but this spot treatment claims to treat acne and clear skin in just ONE day! Shocked? We are too! A product worth putting to the test as it promises to not overdry skin and gives it the medication and care it deserves. Price: Rs 1,377. Buy it here.
Don’t be fooled by how tiny this tube is in size. When applied, you’ll be amazed to see how wonderful a product it really is. It’s completely gel based and we suggest that you apply it on clean, makeup-free skin, so that it can heal pimples and disinfect the area like a pro. Sure, it’s slightly expensive, but if you look at it as a beauty investment, it’s totally worth it!
Made from natural herbs, this spot treatment cream prevents breakouts and heals skin from rashes and inflammations. It’s perfect for the college going girl and works fabulously well on sensitive skin. Before applying your makeup, apply this cream on the affected area and let the results amaze you!Price: Rs 1,599. Buy it here.
Hoping for a miracle? You’re currently looking at one! Enriched with the extracts of licorice root and tamanu oil, this spot treatment cream is dermatologically tested and soothes inflamed skin with just one application. The best part is that it promotes healthy and clear looking skin. Apply it once before you hit the sack and we bet in a week’s time you’ll see the difference.Price: Rs 1,640. Buy it here.
15. Kiehl's Blue Herbal Spot Treatment
Along with pimple problems, if you have a tough time dealing with blackheads, whiteheads, blemishes and worn out skin, THIS is the product you must invest in. Once applied, it penetrates quickly into your skin pores, killing bacteria and healing the infected area from within. Remember to cleanse your skin before applying it. Use this spot treatment twice a day and you’re good to go.Price: Rs 1,800. Buy it here.For the love of clear skin, give any of these superstars a shot and you’ll have a flawless skin complexion in no time!