What are good products to help get rid of acne?

Acne. Acne is caused by thick skin oil that blocks the pores and causes blackheads and pimples and inflammation. There are 4 kinds of medicines that help acne: retinoids, like retin a (tretinoin) or retinol. Benzoyl peroxide, and both topical antibiotics, like cleocin, and oral antibiotics, like minocycline. If your acne is bad, you may have to see a dermatologist to get care. The strongest medicine is accutane.