19 New Products Everyone With Acne-Prone Skin Should Check Out

September 16, 2019 by Emily Belfiore
shefinds | beauty

The change in seasons can wreak havoc on your skin, especially if you’re prone to breakouts. Kick pimples to the curb this fall with these new skincare products that were designed with acne-prone skin in mind. Whether you’re looking for a new moisturizer or spot treatment or want to start using a toner to control oil and shine, there’s something for every type of breakout, skin type, and routine:

Peter Thomas Roth Acne-Clear Oil-Free Matte Moisturizer ($38)

This lightweight and oil-free matte gel moisturizer helps clear up, hydrate, and soothe the look of dry, flaky, overly treated, and acne-prone skin.

bareMinerals Poreless Clay Cleanser ($22)

Ideal for those concerned about enlarged pores and excess oil, this creamy clay cleanser deeply cleanses and purifies the skin morning and night for dramatically smaller-looking pores. The facial cleanser is rich in exfoliating superfruit acids and nutrient-packed prebiotics to help refine skin and reduce the appearance of pores by keeping pores clear. The sulfate-free formula also reduces excess oil for a fresh, balanced and healthy glow.

Olay Masks Shine Control Tea Tree Extract Clay Stick ($9.99)

Hit the reset button on oily, shiny skin, without the mess thanks to Olay's innovative new fask mask. It's formulated with premium Kaolin clay and Tea Tree extract that micro-exfoliates to remove skin-dulling impurities. This combo also reduces excess oil and shine. 

The Body Shop Tea Tree Anti-Imperfection Peel-Off Mask ($6)

Enriched with Community Trade tea tree oil from Kenya, this convenient, acne-fighting mask leaves skin looking clearer, mattified, and visibly decongested. 

Murad InvisiScar Resurfacing Treatment ($35)

Murad's new breakthrough resurfacing treatment visibly minimizes size, depth, and color in as little as eight weeks. 

Foreo LUNA 3 for Combination Skin ($199) 

LUNA 3 lifts away dirt and oil with a one-minute cleansing routine while a targeted firming facial massage leaves skin smoother and younger-looking. 

Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Retinol Sleeping Mask ($49)

Retinol's ability to promote skin renewal makes it an effective ingredient for acne, and Glow Recipe's new Avocado Melt Retinol Sleeping Mask is gentle enough to help nourish and calm skin, and control blemishes.

Supergoop! Zincscreen Zincscreen 100% Mineral Lotion SPF 40 PA+++ ($42)

This blendable zinc oxide formula helps protect your skin from UV rays, blue light, infrared radiation, and pollution without leaving that chalky, white film behind. Not only is Zincscreen great for wearing under makeup, but it's also designed for those with oily, acne-prone skin!

The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2% Masque ($12)

The formula, which is infused with charcoal and clays, aims to enhance the appearance of smoothness and clarity, leaving the skin feeling refreshed. This mask targets the removal of dead skin cells on the surface of oily and blemish-prone skin, with the purpose of revealing more radiant skin beneath.

ZitSticka Killa Kit ($29)

KILLA is a zit patch powered by ZitSticka’s signature microdart technology. These tiny microdarts self-dissolve to flood the epicenter of your early-stage zit with targeted ingredients, clearing the upcoming drama before it gets real.

Kate Somerville +Retinol Vitamin C Moisturizer ($90)

This rejuvenating moisturizer combines powerhouse ingredients retinol and vitamin C to resurface, firm, and brighten skin while you sleep so you can wake up with a visibly smoother and radiant complexion. 

Omorovicza Silver Skin Tonic ($85)

This daily solution is designed to tackle blemishes and breakouts using a potent blend of colloidal silver, niacinamide, and salicylic acid, which come together to clarify, soothe, and refine the pores. 

Dr. Jart+ Cicapair™ Tiger Grass Calming Mist ($23)

This hydrating mist instantly soothes sensitive skin to deliver lasting relief any time. It is formulated with Jartbiome, Dr. Jart+’s proprietary microbiome complex, to help strengthen, balance, and improve skin’s defenses. Centella Rx protects sensitive skin while cicabond helps care for skin.

Korres Pomegranate Pore Refining Toner ($22)

This toner is enriched with extracts of pomegranate and white willow bark, a natural source of salicylic acid. It removes excess sebum and oiliness, minimizes the appearance of pores, and reveals a balanced and shine-free complexion.

Peach & Lily Pore Proof Perfecting Clay Mask ($43)

The Peach & Lily Pore Proof Perfecting Clay Mask was made for those clogged pores that just won't clear up and go away. This powerful yet calming formula uses kaolin clay to help draw out even the deepest impurities, as wild cherry, strawberry, and licorice extracts help purify and minimize the appearance of pores. This Pore Proof Perfecting Clay Mask won't leave your skin feeling dry or unpleasantly tight; it helps calm and nourish, leaving skin feeling baby-soft and looking oh-so-sparkly clean.

Mamonde Rose Water Toner ($23)

Mamonde's Rose Water Toner is a multitasking water that tones, soothes and hydrates using 90% real rose water. Not only will this help reduce the redness of your breakouts, but it will also ensure that your skin barrier remains balanced. 

hers Acne Treatment ($44)

Women's health brand hers proves that it's got you covered with its new Acne Treatment duo, a set of AM and PM solutions designed for those with acne-prone skin. This simple routine controls acne by stopping blemish-causing bacteria from reproducing, reducing inflammation, and increasing cellular reproduction for a clearer, smoother complexion. 

PCA SKIN Makeup Removing Wipes ($20)

PCA SKIN Daily Cleansing Oil ($38)

PCA SKIN's latest launches help prevent breakouts and clogged pores by dissolving and removing makeup, oil, and other impurities, all without stripping the skin of its natural oils and disrupting the skin barrier thanks to their gentle and hydrating formulas. 

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Emily is SheFinds' resident beauty expert and pop culture enthusiast. In addition to covering the latest trends and developments in the beauty/skincare industry and reporting the latest on your favorite celebrities, Emily also contributes to SheFinds' fashion and weight loss/wellness sections. You can reach her at [email protected]

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