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How to get rid of pimples without popping them

Picking at a blemish can cause more harm to your skin, but there are alternatives to clear up acne and ways to help prevent it, too.

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Face sunscreens that won’t clog pores

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Moisturizers with SPF, tinted sunscreen for dry skin, and more

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The best sunscreens for oily skin.

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