The Best Acne-Fighting Makeup

Why just cover up your acne and hope for the best if you can bust blemishes during the day with one of these fast-acting, hard-working makeup picks? Click through to see the best five acne-fighting makeup products.

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Clinique Acne Solutions BB Cream

With an SPF of 40, special pigments and silica that keep sebum at bay as well as light-diffusing particles, this concealing BB cream creates a completely natural-looking finish that’s particularly good for oilier complexions. $37, sephora.com

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Dr. Jart+ Pore Medic Pore Minish Primer

With the multitasking ability to hide pores as it goes to work to clarify and tighten them in the process, this moisturizing primer makes skin look instantly better and creates a completely smooth canvas for makeup. $32, sephora.com

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Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation

It’s a powder, it's a liquid—it's a full-on acne-fighting foundation! This unique liquid-to-powder formula delivers a velvety-matte finish with a virtually weightless mousse-like texture; as an added bonus, oxygenating solvents help bust the bacteria that lead to breakouts. $55, hourglasscosmetics.com

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Alba Botanica Fast Fix

Sulfur is a surefire way to dry up pimples—fast! This tinted treatment is packed with it, and acts like an eraser on even the most stubborn of spots. $4, target.com

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Colorescience Everything Matte Beauty Routine

This easy-to-follow SPF-providing protocol treats oily and acne-prone skin by controlling shine, camouflaging blemishes and soothing redness. $162.40, colorescience.com