Whether you've had pimples on your back since your teen years or the holiday stress is causing them to become extra red and inflamed, the point is, bacne is annoying and it needs to go, like right now. If the products you're currently using aren't cutting it, don't despair. Turn to these acne-fighting body washes, scrubs, and soaps to clear up your back in time for all those Christmas and New Year parties!
1. Safeguard Derma Sense Anti-Acne Face & Body Wash
Bacne is usually aggravated by excess oil and sweat on your back. This wash will thoroughly purify your skin of buildup and bacteria + germs that cause pimples.
SAFEGUARD Derma Sense Acne Body Wash, P125, Watsons
2. The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Body Wash
Try this gentle, soap-free formula day and night to dry up any bumps—large or small—on your back!
THE BODY SHOP Tea Tree Skin Clearing Body Wash, P550, Lazada
3. Burt's Bees Peppermint & Rosemary Body Wash
This body wash gently cleanses deep-seated dirt on your body, prevents the growth of acne-causing bacteria, and promotes clearer skin. The peppermint extract gives your lather a revitalizing scent and feel.
BURT'S BEES Peppermint & Rosemary Body Wash, P750, Beauty Bar
4. Human Nature Volcanic Cooling Body Scrub
Want to give your back a good detox? This volcanic scrub will do just that by sloughing off impurities and blemishes while giving your back a cool, tingly sensation!
HUMAN NATURE Volcanic Cooling Body Scrub, P495, Beauty Bar
5. St. Ives Purifying Sea Salt & Pacific Kelp Body Wash
Have you noticed how your skin looks amazing after swimming in the ocean? It's because sea salt detoxifies your skin. We're happy to report that you can get the same effect, sans traveling for hours to the beach, with this body wash. It contains sea salt extracts and kelp that exfoliate and clarify your back and body.
ST. IVES Purifying Sea Salt & Pacific Kelp Body Wash, P279, Watsons
6. Mads Essentials Charcoaled Pepper Face & Body Scrub
ICDYK, black pepper is an excellent anti-bacterial and healing ingredient. When combined with activated charcoal, it will doubly aid in reducing your bacne. Plus, it can heal and brighten the acne marks.
MADS ESSENTIALS Charcoaled Pepper Face & Body Scrub, P345, Mads Essentials
7. Mario Badescu A.H.A. Botanical Body Soap
For those who are sensitive to body scrubs, try this one! It's a gentle wash that contains alpha hydroxy acids. The lather's active ingredients sink deep into your pores to exfoliate and rejuvenate the skin's surface.
MARIO BADESCU A.H.A. Botanical Body Soap, P520, Rustan's
8. VMV Hypoallergenics Id Clarifying Body Soap
Formulated with salicylic acid, virgin coconut oil, and glycerin, this soap soothes and clears out bacne, chicken skin, and other blemishes you may have. Even more amazing? It will hydrate and refine your skin so it'll look flawless.
VMV HYPOALLERGENICS Id Clarifying Body Soap, P490, TriNoma
*This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.