Acne Solutions for Acne Breakouts

Breaking Out During the Fall/Winter Seasons? Try These Acne Solutions

We don’t know about you guys but for some reason, every fall and winter, we experience intense acne breakouts. This may happen for many reasons. It may be due to the change in temperature, stronger winds, or just the colder, drier climate. Whatever the cause we notice it’s happened every year without fail and we’re not the only ones affected. It seems many of you are experiencing acne breakouts during the transition to the colder seasons. For those who do, we have acne solutions for you from Alba Botanica, Glo Skin Beauty, Kamedis, and Hero Cosmetics.

Acne Solutions for Acne Breakouts

Let’s get to know these acne solutions that are sure to be your skin’s new best friends.

Alba Botanica Fast Fix for a Pimple: Kiss those blemishes goodbye naturally with this tinted botanical cream. this lightly tinted zit zapper with willow bark extract and sulfur instantly blurs the blemish while treating the underlying cause of acne.

Alba Botanica Pimple Patches: Don’t try to pop those pimples. Eliminate your pimples while protecting them from your germy hands with these small, transparent, pimple-sized hydrocolloid dots. Apply to your blemishes and see how it immediately starts to heal acne spots. The occlusive barrier prevents bacterial contamination and eliminates the urge to touch, pick or pop your pimples.

Glo Skin Beauty Clear Skin Set: Raise your hand if you experience skin congestion and breakouts! If you do then this set is for you. Decrease oil production and purify your skin by eliminating bacteria, reducing inflammation and healing breakouts with these clear skin essentials. This set includes a travel size Clear Skin Cleanser, Renew Serum, Oil Control Emulsion and retail size Protecting Powder SPF 20, so you can take it on-the-go.

Kamedis Clear Acne Kit: a set of three non-drying products formulated with botanical purslane that can be used together or individually. We met these powerful acne solutions at the most recent Beautypress event.

  • The Clear Acne Spot Treatment ($13.99) is a powerful gel treatment that is clinically proven to deliver clearer skin in only 12 hours.
  • Kamedis’s Clear Acne Face Moisturizer ($17.99) helps clear up oily skin symptoms like acne while working to prevent their recurrence and foster healthy, resilient skin.
  • The Clear Acne Face Cleanser ($10.99) is a lightly foaming, oil-free face wash that works to maintain a clear complexion. It’s good for adults and children as young as 10. It has no steroids, benzoyl peroxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, parabens or dyes.

Hero Cosmetics Mighty Patch Invisible+: We love the idea of using acne patches as go-to acne solutions; we much prefer using it as an alternative to acne creams. We love them so much we wanted to share another favorite. The Mighty Patch, which you remember we discovered during the Indie Beauty Expo,  uses the highest grade hydrocolloid to draw out pus and other impurities from your pimple. This reduces the blemish, speeds up the healing process all while protecting your skin.

Beauty Musts – What Celebrities are Buying

Believe it or not, celebrities are really like us. They love and shop for their favorite beauty products just like we do. Take for example Brooke Burke Charvet shopping for Alba Botanica and and JASON products at Whole Foods in Venice

The Alba Botanica® Very Emollient Body Lotion is a winter must-have as Brooke surely knows. This rich body lotion gives severely dry skin what it craves: a natural, maximum moisture body lotion packed with rich botanical emollients and humectants to relieve dry, itchy skin instantly and provide 24 hours of hydration. The hypo-allergenic blends Aloe Vera, Green Tea and Chamomile Extracts plus antioxidants to nourish, soothe and soften dry skin on contact. Cellular renewal is supported with Alpha Hydroxy Acids so extremely rough, dry skin develops a fresh and healthy-looking appearance. A 12oz bottle retails for $12.00 and a 32oz retails for $24.45. Both are available at Natural Grocery Stores, Whole Food market and online at

Alba Botanica® Natural ACNEdote Clean ‘n Treat Towelettes are a great way for acne suffers a way to start off the school year zit-free. This two-in-one medicated cleanser infused with Willow Bark Extract draws makeup and grime while depositing maximum strength 2% Salicylic Acid into pores to stop pimples where they start. The towelettes retail for $5.99, and are available at natural food stores, like Whole Foods Market and online at

Love a refreshingly clean scalp? Try Avalon Organics®’s Peppermint Strengthening Shampoo and Conditioner. Ingredients like Peppermint Essential Oil, Babassu Oil, Aloe and Vitamins strengthen elasticity of weak, brittle hair while smoothing split ends and fly-aways for radiantly renewed bounce and length. The shampoo also includes Wheat Protein and Calendula while the conditioner utilizes Arginine to help prevent breakage for strong, smoother looking hair. Get them both for $10.50 each at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and online at

We’re assuming that Olivia Palermo, seen leaving Claudalie store, also located in LA, left with their amazing Vinoperfect Radiance Serum to keep her skin looking radiant – that’s our go-to product to surviving the NYC winter

The Vinoperfect Radiance Serum is a milky serum that creates a radiant complexion, corrects dark spots and prevents them from reappearing. Your complexion is left more evened out and more radiant