From hormonal blemishes to uneven texture, if you’re someone who struggles with breakouts, chances are you’ve tried almost everything to improve your skin. Well, our latest discovery, Formula 10.0.6 (recently launched in Boots), might be worth a try. The brand, which has been creating skincare for over 80 years, uses the highest-quality natural ingredients alongside a hefty dose of science for your clearest complexion yet, and what’s more, the products are refreshingly affordable.
Promising clearer, calmer and more radiant skin, here are the ten blemish-busting ingredients to look out for…
Absolute Dream Clean, £8.99
Cucumber: Due to its cooling effect, cucumber can work wonders for many problems and its cleansing properties will leave skin soft and supple in a flash. Want in? Make a beeline for Absolute Dream Clean, £8.99, a gentle cleanser that invigorates and soothes for a balanced complexion.
Best Face Forward Daily Foaming Cleanser, £8.99
Green Tea: One of our favourite superfoods, green tea is a potent antibiotic that works to soothe the skin while providing antibacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits. This antioxidant-rich ingredient can be found in the Best Face Forward cleanser, £8.99 – use daily for a clear complexion.
Deep Down Detox, £8.99
Bergamot: Considered a great antiseptic, bergamot regenerates and balances the skin. Find it in the supercharged Deep Down Detox, £8.99, which is brimming with detoxifying properties as it works to tone, revitalise and hydrate troublesome skin.
One Smooth Operator Pore Clearing Face Scrub, £8.99
Pumice: Obtained from natural volcanic rock, pumice helps exfoliate the skin and draw out impurities for a more refined complexion. One Smooth Operator, £8.99, is jam-packed with pumice and will leave the skin feeling fresh and hydrated.
Picture Perfect Day Moisturiser, £8.99
Vitamin C: A skincare hero, vitamin C has been shown to brighten the skin as well as enhance the skin’s repair process and reduce inflammation. The bestselling Picture Perfect Day, £8.99, is packed with vitamin C, guava and SPF15 for a radiant glow.
Three Times Sublime Blackhead Wash, Scrub & Mask, £8.99
Pink Grapefruit: This subtropical fruit has an invigorating and uplifting fragrance to boost mood and helps to renew and recharge the skin as well as reduce cellular congestion that's often associated with blemishes.
Night Perfector Overnight Hydrating Cream, £8.99
Blackcurrant: Containing four times the amount of vitamin C found in oranges, these small berries are rich in vital vitamins, essential minerals and antioxidants. Blackcurrant can help to soothe, condition and nourish the skin, to reduce the appearance of blemishes.
So Totally Clean Deep Pore Cleanser, £8.99
Salicylic Acid: This hero ingredient helps to naturally exfoliate the skin with soothing properties and will prevent the build-up of oil and dead surface skin cells for those with acne, congested pores and oily skin.
Pores Be Pure Mud Mask, £8.99
Strawberry: This super fruit is a strong antiseptic – when applied topically, it can help to thoroughly cleanse the skin by removing excess oil and impurities. Use Pores Be Pure, £8.99, a strawberry-based mud mask three times a week to banish anything that may be contributing to blocked pores.
Seriously Shine Free Mattifying Moisturiser, £8.99
Bamboo: Bamboo has been shown to serve as an effective antioxidant and pro-oxidant with soothing anti-inflammatory properties whilst being brilliant at absorbing excess oil. Find it in the Seriously Shine Free Moisturiser, £8.99, which also makes the perfect primer for use under foundation.
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