The only thing more difficult than treating a breakout is reversing the damage it leaves behind. From redness to a weakened skin barrier, the issues pimples raise last long after they appear. It’s a constant, tenuous balance between restoring your skin and preventing the next outbreak. The best way to keep the peace? Prepare.

Below, find 5 super serums you’ll want to keep in rotation. These intensive blends accomplish two things: heal your skin post-breakout skin and protect you from future damage.

1. Tony Moly The Black Tea London Serum, P1,398

When your skin is on the mend, outside pollutants can slow down the healing process. Strengthen your defense with this black tea concentrate! Rich in antioxidants and fermented extracts, it helps keep out external stress. Besides that, its nourishing power also leaves your skin healthier and more resilient.

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2. Leiania House of Beauty Vit C & E Collagen Serum, P275
Left with the scars of pimples past? Erase the evidence with this brightening vitamin serum. It minimizes the appearance of different blemishes, including wrinkles, dark spots, and rough patches. This results in a fresh and even complexion. Don’t be surprised to find your skin more luminous than it was before you broke out.

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3. Skin Vitals Fortifying Geranium Serum, P1,950
Major and repetitive flareups can heighten your skin’s sensitivity. That’s why a soothing treatment is crucial for post-acne healing. When your skin feels extra vulnerable, reach for this floral blend and get some deep, long-lasting moisture. With its decadent honey-like texture, the serum calms the skin as soon as you apply it. Sweet!

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4. Human Nature Overnight Elixir (30ml), P1,295
Nothing repairs damaged skin better than this premium local serum. Made with 100% pure natural oils, it delivers nourishment to the deepest layers of your skin. So not only does it improve your appearance, it also treats damage from the inside out. With nightly use, expect immaculate skin with a youthful bounce to it.

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5. DewyTree Collagen Peptide Multi Effector, P1,299
This hydrating ampoule serves as three steps in one. It’s a softener, emulsion, and a serum. Designed to diminish signs of aging, it boosts your skin’s vitality and restores it to a more balanced state. You’ll find your pimples, oiliness, wrinkles, and pretty much any other skin boo-boo bothering you less and less.

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Pampered with one of these super serums, your skin should be back in tip-top shape in no time!

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Searching for an acne treatment that works? Besides using these serums, you can help your skin repair itself after a breakout. Learn more about it here.

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