Don't get us wrong, we LOVE the holidays - seeing family, travelling, getting presents and carbs, carbs and more carbs! But all of the above coupled with general life stress leads to an onslaught of breakouts for us.
We try our hardest to combat and prepare for bad skin with masks and always washing before bed, but pesky pimples always seem to find their way onto our face and as much as we find adult acne issues adorable (yeah right) we've found some amazing products along the way that work instantly to say 'buh-bye' to unwanted skin hiccups.
See below for some of our favorite spot treatments to fix any meddlesome mark and get you back to being gorgeous.
Company: Indie Lee
Product pick: Banish Stick
Why it rocks: Banish blemishes on the go with this fast acting, clear solution housed in a discreet wand applicator. This simple and effective formula helps reduce the appearance of redness and irritation.
Price: $28.00 (.33 oz)
Company: Mighty Patch
Product pick: Mighty Patch Invisible+
Why it rocks: Keep living your life when breakouts happen. The ultra-thin Mighty Patch Invisible+ is stealthier than the original Mighty Patch (but just as strong) so you can wear it during the day to heal your acne fast. Seamlessly tapered edges and a clear matte finish make it virtually undetectable. Bonus — it helps you keep your hands off the pimple, so you aren’t tempted to squeeze or pick. Let’s see old-school spot treatments do that.
Company: Osea Malibu
Product pick: Essential Corrective Complex
Why it rocks: This active blend of botanical and essential oils targets blemishes by removing surface impurities for a balanced complexion. Tea Tree, White Thyme and Juniper help to minimize the appearance of pores, breakouts and oily shine. A spot solution or all-over treatment for a clarified look. Skin is left feeling purified and refreshed.
Price: $32.00 (.34 oz)
Company: Province Apothecary
Product pick: Clear Skin Advanced Concentrate
Why it rocks: This concentrated blend of superior botanicals targets the appearance of spots for a brighter, revitalized complexion. It purifies acne-prone skin without harsh, drying or irritating ingredients, improving surface texture for healthier-looking skin. One drop is all you need to rejuvenate your skin's appearance!
Price: $28.00 (.23 oz)