THE PROBLEM Accumulated sun damage breaks down collagen and further weakens skin, making it red, inflamed, and even more susceptible to bacteria. Apply a gradual-release retinol to gently exfoliate and rebuild collagen. Calm blemishes with a mix of salicylic acid and anti-inflammatory ingredients like bisabolol or lycopene.
DAILY Rx Philosophy Help Me Retinol Night treatment, $45; philosophy.com.
INSTANT RELIEF Yes to Tomatoes Clear Skin spot stick, $10; yestocarrots.com.Read MoreLess