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Best of Pregnancy Winner for Top Acne Treatment

No one wants to go through puberty again. Take back your skin with this winner.
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Updated March 29, 2021
The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension, face serum
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And the Winner Is: The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10%

Thought acne was just for teenagers? Think again. Raging hormones can cause breakouts during pregnancy. If you’re experiencing something reminiscent of your youth, you’ll a pregnancy-safe solution that kills acne-causing bacteria and decreases keratin production. The American Academy of Dermatology has deemed Azelaic acid safe for use during pregnancy (rejoice!) and The Ordinary Azelaic Acid Suspension 10% offers a potent dose, combatting pimples and keeping pores buildup free. The lightweight gel glides on easily and is perfect for all types of skin. It brightens your complexion and evens skin texture for that true pregnancy glow.

What We Love

• This multifunctional cream-gel is an effective antioxidant, delivering 10% concentration of azelaic acid to brighten skin and kill acne causing bacteria.

• The formula helps improve the evenness of skin texture and reduces the look of blemishes.

• It’s good for all skin types and can be used AM and or PM.

• It’s vegan, cruelty free and formulated without parabens, sulfates, or phthalates.

Buy it: $8, Sephora.com

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