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Zit-Zapping Tips from the Pros

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HAILS FROM: Queensland, Australia
BIG LEAGUES: A new favorite of legendary photographer Mario Testino.

Photo Credit: Dan Lecca/Dan Lecca

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Q: How can I zap zits without drying out the surrounding area?

A: An effective new remedy is RareMinerals Blemish Therapy ($28), a powder formula made with white willow bark, sulfur, tea tree, clay, and aloe. Though it's designed for spot treatments, I like to mix in a little with loose powder to prevent future breakouts in acne-prone areas.

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