3 Drugstore Spot Treatments To Take Down Pimples FAST!



Picture this: you wake up with a new visitor on your forehead in the form of a major pimple. It’s really NBD, but it can feel like it. We’ve LITERALLY all been there, which is why we’ve always got a plan of attack and, more importantly, plenty of product recommendations. So we’ll get straight to it, and before we forget, they’re all under $10. We gotchu!

1. Peach Slices Acne Spot Dots, $5

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As soon as we see a bad boy pimple bringing its red flag energy, we reach for the Peach Slices Acne Spot Dots. The hydrocolloid patch seals the pimple, absorbing sebum and bacteria, and preventing the breakout from spreading. Most importantly, it sucks out everything making it inflamed, so your pimple is visibly smaller – you can even wear makeup on top to zap the pimple throughout the day. There are three sizes in each pack, so no matter how big or small, you’ve got a pimple patch at the ready.

2. The INKEY List Succinic Acid Acne Treatment, $9

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The Inkey List always delivers the most ahmazing, affordable skin solutions, and this Succinic Acid Acne Treatment is another sure thing. The gentle, non-drying treatment soothes and calms pimples easily, thanks to its stellar inkey list. It’s infused with hero ingredient, 2% Succinic Acid, which visibly reduces inflammation and absorbs excess oil, 2% sulfur powder, and acne-busting babe, 1% salicylic acid. These three actives combine to gently exfoliate the skin, detox your pores and reduce inflammation.

3. Clean & Clear Advantage Acne Spot Treatment, $7

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Formulated with witch hazel and 2% salicylic acid, this spot treatment penetrates the skin to reduce redness and swelling. It also contains Clean & Clear’s breakthrough technology to absorb any excess oil. While this all sounds amazing, it’s the testing claims that really bring it home! In the clinical trial, 100% of testers confirmed they had clearer skin in just one day. The oil-free formula is also non-drying and doesn’t flake, AND it can be used up to three times a day – ideal for when you want to take down a pimple FAST!

What’s your go-to pimple-zapping solution? Let us know in the comments below.

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