Facial acne and blemishes are undesirable especially when going outside. Except to get rid of acne there is way to camouflage or hide these unwanted spots. There are lot of concealers available in the market but choice of best concealer depends on the skin type and sensitivity. Best concealer for acne is the one, which also heals it up. Most concealer formulations for acne and blemishes contain sulphur and salicylic acid. Salicylic acid has ability to get enter into the pores thus work as an exfoliator to remove dead skin cells leaving the skin clear. These are some good concealer which can be used according to the skin types.
Murad Acne Concealer:
It is an over the counter product best for too much oily skin affected by acne. It contains highest concentration of salicylic acid i.e. >2% which is used to cure comedonal or non-inflamed acne. It is available in four shades so there is problem of perfect match with different skin tones. Using under the foundation can cover up this issue.
Clinique Acne Solutions Clearing Oil-Free Concealer
This product contains one percent salicylic acid which is less concentration than Murad’s. So it can best suit to relatively sensitive skin types. It is thick liquid formulation available only in three shades and a correcting shade in green colour. Using under the foundation can solve the narrow range problem of the product.
Neutrogena Skin Clearing Oil-Free Concealer
Neutrogena Skin Clearing Oil-Free Concealer has 0.5% salicylic acid good for gentle healing and concealing. According to the reviews, it does not blend properly but can be used to conceal the acne for dailywork. It is available in four shades.
17 Hide Away Concealer Stick
It is slightly medicated concealer stick for blemishes. It is oil free, blends easily and gives natural look. It can be used with foundation as well as alone. According to the reviews people are using this product since many years.
Bare Mineral Blemish Therapy
This product contains sulphur which is anti-septic to treat inflammation, redness and also absorbs oil. Second thing, it contains Active Soil Complex. It minimizes the appearance of pores which has been observed in the clinical trial.
Cream Disguise Concealer-All Natural Cosmetics (Real Purity Cosmetics)
These are organic concealers and formulation of this product mostly contains antioxidants. It helps to reduces blemishes and blotches. It also contains vitamin K which reduces discoloration of skin. Ranking of this product in the Environmental Safety Data base is 0.0 for toxicity and 10 for highest toxic level products. It is available in Dou and Single Compacts and three shades; Light Disguise, Medium Disguise and Dou Lite/Medium Disguise.
Proactiv Solution Medicated Concealer
It is medicated concealer, sulphur formulation. It does not only conceal acne but due to sulphur cures the acne and absorbs oil. It has good blending property and looks natural. Good for the people who occasionally have acne and blemishes and require quick concealing. It can be applied directly to blemishes and blend to look natural.
Great concealer for acne, rosacea and scars. It is thick so stays for a long time.
Josie Maran argan Blend Concealer
People using harsh products for blemishes which make the skin dry and tight can get rid of these aggressive skin care products by using Argan Blend Concealer. Main active ingredient of this product is Argan oil which leaves the skin hydrated without clogging pores. This can be best choice for older women because as you get older skin tends to be more dehydrated.