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If you’re an active guy, whether you play sports or go to the gym or just work hard all day, then you know: we sweat. A lot. And unless we clean up afterwards—which we often don’t have time for—sweat will clog the pores on our face and cause blackheads, zits, or worse, a full-on breakout. That’s no good. So in order to help us all fight the dreaded acne breakout, here are nine of our favorite acne cleansers for active guys.
Look fellas, even if you don’t have time for a shower after your workout or hard day at work, you gotta take the time to wash the grime off your face. And even if you don’t work out, don’t break a sweat all day long, by nighttime your face gets oily. If you don’t wash that gunk off, pimples can happen.
And acne always flares up at the most inopportune times, right? It happens to the best of us. Before an important meeting, a big date, or any occasion you need to look your best, a pimple or acne flare-up will deflect can deflect the attention others provide to areas you don’t want it.
There are things you can do to not only prevent zits, but to soothe their effects and keep your skin looking as toned and healthy—like those abs and biceps you work so hard to develop. Try one of the facial cleansers below, specifically designed to combat acne. They’ll will provide needed medicine and natural ingredients to target the precise issues that those cause breakouts.