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Acne Treatments for every budget level


Hi all, one of the most common complaints I hear about going eco-friendly is that it can be expensive. Not always! But you do have to know what you’re looking for sometimes. That’s where green beauty bloggers like myself come in. We post product reviews so you can get a better idea of what will work for your skin before spending a whole lotta money.

I’m of the mindset where if it works amazing for my skin I’m willing to spend a bit more. But I also pick and choose where I’m willing to spend more. Not all of the products I use are high end. You can do the same easily. Here are three acne treatments I’ve tested at different price points so that you can decide how much you want to spend.




Black Cumin &
Cajeput Oil

Osmia Organics
Spot Treatment

Thyme Blemish

Read full review here

Read full review here

See DIY recipe here

TO USE: After cleansing skin, apply directly to blemishes.

TO USE: After cleansing skin, apply  directly to blemishes.

TO USE: After cleansing skin, apply directly to blemishes.

THE GOOD: Can be used concentrated or added to  moisturizer. Works fast in concentrated form.

THE GOOD: Gentle formulation
works well for those with sensitive skin.
Rollerball great for easy application.

THE GOOD: Easy to make and easy to customize to personal needs.  Ingredients are easy to find and last a long time.

THE BAD: Can be pricey for those on a budget.

THE BAD: It can take some time to make large blemishes disappear.

THE BAD: Takes a few days to steep. Upfront cost for ingredients if you don’t already have them.

COST: $31.00 CAD,
5 ml / 0.17 oz

COST: $23.00 CAD,
4.7 ml / 0.16 oz

COST: Depends on if organic or non-organic ingredients used

The Detox Market Canada,
Fresh Faced

AVAILABLE AT: The Detox Market CanadaClementine Fields

AVAILABLE AT: Get supplies at your natural food store or online





Author: Hazel

Unrepentant blogger of eco beauty, fashion and info living in Toronto, Canada. Blogging and reviews about eco-friendly organic brands, beauty, fashion, cosmetics, skincare, haircare, body care, DIY recipes, home, wellness, and lifestyle products that are available in Canada.

4 thoughts on “Acne Treatments for every budget level

  1. I have acne problems 😦
    The 3rd one looks nice

    Hi 🙂
    Please check out my blog http://unsmileys.wordpress.com/ & http://unsmileys.co.vu/ if you want 🙂 Thank you so much.It means a lot. And you have a really nice blog 🙂 Best wishes
    Happy blogging 🙂

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