Apply concealer that matches your skin tone If you have spots or areas of acne that could use a little extra coverage, you can then apply a noncomedogenic concealer in a color similar to your skin tone. Blending concealer well is a key step to getting a flawless (not cakey) look.
What is the best drugstore concealer for acne prone skin?
Some of the best drugstore concealers for acne-prone and sensitive skin include Maybelline New York Fit Me Concealer, NYX Professional Makeup HD Photogenic Concealer Wand, and L'Oreal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Concealer.
What's the best concealer to cover acne?
Our best overall pick is NYX Professional Makeup HD Photo Concealer Wand. We can't get enough of its super lightweight texture that offers great coverage. For a more affordable pick, the oil- and wax-free Maybelline Fit Me Concealer can be found in the drugstore for under $10.
How do you hide concealer?
You just want to make sure it's evenly distributed. Apply a concealer the exact shade of your skin to other areas you need coverage, like discoloration or blemishes. Dab it out to defuse the product. You don't want to rub it in since this method won't provide good coverage.
How can I make my acne less noticeable?
Below, several board-certified dermatologists share their best advice for minimizing the appearance of a pimple, stat.
- Use an over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream as a spot treatment.
- Reach for Visine.
- Speed things along with a clay face mask.
- Get a face wash with 2 percent salicylic acid.
- Don't pop the sucker.
What type of concealer is best for acne?
"Creamy concealers are best for covering acne," Williamson says. "You'll want something buttery that melts into the skin and doesn't settle into lines, bumps, or texture." Also, make sure it matches your skin tone.