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Face Lotion

- Feel like you're constantly battling a new blemish or two? When breakouts become regular occurrences, you need more than just a spot treatment to help your complexion look its best. Adding an acne face lotion to your daily skin care regimen will let you simultaneously address existing acne breakouts and the underlying causes of those unsightly pimples. With regular use, a lotion from drugstore.com can give you a clearer complexion. We have a wide assortment of formulas available to help you find the perfect lotion.
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La Roche - Posay Effaclar Clarifying Solution- 6.76 fl oz
La Roche - Posay Effaclar - Clarifying Solution - 6.76 fl oz
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Active Ingredients in Lotions



When you're shopping for an acne lotion, it's important to consider the active ingredients that each product contains. The active ingredient is the over-the-counter medication in an acne lotion that treats blemishes and addresses their causes. Lotions that contain benzoyl peroxide are capable of killing the P. acnes bacteria that infect the pores and contribute to blemishes. In addition, a lotion with benzoyl peroxide can help to better regulate the production of skin's natural oils to promote clearer pores.

A lotion with sulfur has some antibacterial benefits and also helps to break down existing pimples in addition to reducing redness.

Salicylic acid lotions can help heal blemishes similarly to sulfur products while exfoliating the complexion. By removing dead cells from the surface of the skin, lotions with salicylic acid can minimize the risk of future pore blockages. You'll find information about the active ingredients in all of these acne lotions on their product pages.

Daily Moisturizers for Acne Prone Skin



A number of face lotions double as moisturizers to simplify daily skin care. These acne products should be applied as the final step of a regimen and are usually used twice per day. While the acne-fighting ingredients in the products provide their unique benefits, hydrating ingredients in the moisturizing face lotions nourish the skin to keep it from becoming overly dry.

Treatments for a Clearer Complexion



Many acne face lotions are treatment products that are designed to be applied after cleansing and before moisturizing. These products can be used when the basic steps of an acne care regimen are not effective enough to promote clearer skin on their own. Some face lotion treatments only need to be applied once daily, while others should be included in both morning and evening regimens. To simplify acne care, you can purchase treatment face lotions sold in sets along with other products like spot treatments, cleansers and moisturizers.

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