Spot Busting Remedies

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Spot Busting Remedies

Fed up of having spots? Get to the root of your blemish problems with these serious spot fighting saviours.

Jennifer Needham

Jennifer Needham

Editorial Assistant

Published January 2009

Get to the root of your blemish problems with these serious spot fighting saviours.

Best for:  A Longer Term Solution

Dr Nick Lowe Anti Blemish Starter Kit

With this blemish-fighting kit, top derm Dr. Nick Lowe delivers a long-term solution to problem skin.  The antibacterial Sebum Control Cleanser deep cleanses, while the salicylic acid-rich Oil Control Day Cream regulates oil, tightens pores and helps prevent future breakouts.


Best for:  Soothing Redness and Irritation

Clinique Anti-Blemish Solutions Clear Blemish Gel

A favourite amongst our team, this wonder gel gets right to the spot, forming a protective barrier whilst helping to heal and soothe.


Best for: Teen Skin

Face Boutique Spot-less Blemish gel

With its gorgeous packaging, you won’t be ashamed to pluck this Blemish Gel from your handbag. Containing witch hazel and salicylic acid, this quick-fix spot buster helps dry out those troublesome spots whilst reducing redness.


Best for: A Fast Solution

Soap & Glory Invisible Spot Fighting Gel

Packaged in a handily handbag-friendly pump-action dispenser, this clear gel contains a whole host of ingredients; salicylic acid to peel away dead skin cells, plus liquorice and gingerbark to help soothe irritation and inflammation.


Best for: Oily Skin

Biotherm Biopur Pore Reducer Serum

Oil overload? This Serum will help regulate excess sebum and make your skin appear more matte. Pop on after cleansing in place of your regular moisturiser.  


Best for:  Angry-looking Blemishes

Origins Spot Remover

This invisible gel promises to help clear your spots with minimal disruption to the natural balance of your skin. Oregano and clove buds plus old favourite salicylic acid really get to work on those pesky blemishes.


Best for: Underneath Make-up

Chanel Purete Ideale Blemish Control Gel

Not a cheap option, but one that promises to banish blemishes - fast. Pop this fluid gel on clean skin – it works under make-up, appearing smooth and matte without leaving an obvious mark.