So... what's with all of the red spots on your face?
Acne is the gift that keeps on giving, unfortunately. While your dedication to your skin care routine may have gotten rid of the bumps, many times acne can leave behind post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, which typically appears in the form of dark spots and discoloration. Keep reading for some of our favorite tips and tricks for clear skin — once and for all.
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Thankfully, there are a multitude of serums out there that pack the powerful punch of this vitamin. We're particular fans of the Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum, $45 — it even comes dermatologist-approved!
The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution is always a good option. It's budget-friendly and we love that it also has BHAs (which are great for keeping your pores clear).
AHAs do come with one caveat, however: The FDA warns that they can cause sun sensitivity, so don't forget your sunscreen!