9 Best Scrubs for Acne-prone skin

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Based on 3406 reviews of 435 scrubs from 186 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with acne-prone skin, these are the 9 best scrubs for acne-prone skin

No Brand (DIY or homemade) Sugar

4.8

256 reviews

98% would repurchase

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I found this product relatively easy to obtain, and while the packaging was slightly unwieldy (large paper bag), I found once I transferred the contents to a small j

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Mary Kay Micro-dermabrasion

4.6

132 reviews

90% would repurchase

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Oh, I had something else to add, since so many of these reviewers seem to buy off of e-bay instead of from an educated Consultant who has had training with and a kno

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Kiehl's Epidermal Re-Texturizing Micro-Dermabrasion

4.5

107 reviews

83% would repurchase

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Skin: Oily-combination (My forehead is dry in the morning and then its oily as the day goes on.) Colour: N/A Overview: An at home microdermabrasion scrub. Microd

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Derma E Essentials Microdermabrasion Scrub

4.4

111 reviews

82% would repurchase

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I will start by saying I have *THE MOST* sensitive skin EVER. My large pores and incredible sensitivity have left me devastated with acne and scars...I have tried

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Queen Helene Mint Julep Natural Facial Scrub

4.3

261 reviews

86% would repurchase

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Ok, I get it. Everyone in the world loves this scrub. For what its worth, the scrubby grains were more gentle than most. But this stuff trainwrecked my face harder

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Queen Helene Oatmeal N' Honey Natural Facial Scrub

4.2

231 reviews

80% would repurchase

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You get a huge tube, bigger than St. Ives for about $2 less than St. Ives. The scrubbing bits are also smaller than St. Ives, which means a smaller amount is more ef

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Freeman Charcoal and Black Sugar Facial Polishing Mask

4.2

226 reviews

81% would repurchase

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You have to listen to me: Last night I busted this out for the first time. I squeezed out the junky-looking stuff. It was gloppy and hard to apply. I hated it. I us

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Skinfood Wash-Off Black Sugar Mask

4.2

105 reviews

79% would repurchase

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This is a mask. The directions say to apply it to a wet face AND mix the product with either water or toner before massaging into your skin and washing it off AFTER

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Neutrogena Deep Clean Invigorating Foaming Scrub

4.0

103 reviews

73% would repurchase

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This is one of my favorite facial scrubs. Generally, Iím not a big fan of Neutrogena products; Iíve had negative experiences with the Oil-Free Acne Facial Wash (whic

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