Acne is one skin problem that spares no prisoners. Unless you’re one of the genetically blessed few who never break out, chances are you’ve experienced at least a pimple or two in your lifetime. In any case, it’s always best to be prepared. Not sure where to start? Take a cue from our customers—according to them, these are the 5 anti-acne products you should be trying first. Nothing over P350!

1. Skin Genie Blindspot Healing Stick, P100 No routine is complete without a dependable spot treatment and this crowd fave is your best bet. Packed with botanical extracts, it’s a solid salve that only uses natural ingredients to soothe and heal all types of blemishes. This includes pimples, insect bites, mild burns, acne scars—you name it!

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2. Esfolio Aloe Vera Moisture Soothing Gel, P349 For sensitive and inflamed skin, aloe vera gel is an affordable, fool-proof fix. And the purer it is, the better! This popular tub uses 100% pure aloe vera that’s doubly enhanced with Coenzyme Q10 essence. Combined, they boost the formation of new skin cells and allow blemishes to heal with minimal scarring.

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3. Beauty Bakery Charcoal + Clay Scrub Mask, P199 Got clogged pores in need of a detox? This two-in-one scrub mask is the deep cleanse your skin needs. It fuses two purifying ingredients: charcoal and clay. Together, they draw out toxins and refine texture for a smoother, clearer complexion.

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4. Skinpotions Tomato Serum (Pump Bottle), P295 With over 230+ five-star reviews and counting, this brightening serum gives you way more than what you pay for. It’s formulated with natural tomato extracts, proteins, and vitamins A and C—making this local creation an antioxidant powerhouse. Besides combatting dullness, its benefits also include reducing inflammation, fighting free radicals, and minimizing large pores.

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5. Baroness Green Tea Mask, now on sale at P30 (limited time only) Sheet masks may seem like just an extra step, but the results they can reap in just one use are more than worth effort. This green tea-infused bestseller, for example, is loved by customers for its ability to quickly relieve acne-related inflammation. Plus, it’s neither too sticky or too watery, so you won’t have to worry about making a mess. Such a steal!

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