I understand where you're coming from cause i have similar problem. I use organic kelp powder cleansing bar, cause it contains loads of minerals and vitamines for the skin, organic cocoa moisturizing butters since its non-greasy and doesn't contain synthetic chemicals, bentonite clay mask 2-3 times per week or as needed to clear up the extra oils on my skin, and lastly i use 10% glycolic acid cream to help even out my skin tone and remove my acne scars. If you are interested, i will leave a link below sources to where i get my products from. Good luck and hope this help.
1) Kelp powder contains rich source of organic minerals, amino acids, and vitamins A, B, B1, B12, E, PP, K, D, and trace elements. Kelp stimulates and improves blood and lymph circulation, revitalized and firms the skin while re-establishing natural moisture levels.
It is known to nourish, oxygenate and detoxify the skin. Cleanses, and soothes the skin. Regenerates body tissues and help the skin maintain a youthful appearance. Contains fatty acids that helps combat skin irritation and inflammation. May also assist with skin ailments such as acne, psoriasis and eczema.
2) Cocoa butter is considered an occlusive emollients. This means that when applied to skin it leaves a thin layer of oil across the stratrum corneum. This layer of oils acts as a protective barrier, slowing the natural escape of moisture from the skin, resulting in less dry skin.The additional moisture also helps soften the skin, which may help prevent the irritation and inflammation of the skin disorders like eczema.
Dry skin occurs when there is not enough moisture present in the outermost layer of the skin called the stratum corneum. Dry skin is commonly cause by dry winter air, wind evaporation, indoor heating or skin thinning due to natural aging. whatever the cause, you can treat and nourish your dry skin with organic cocoa butter. With the blended action of other organic oils, this wonderful body butter will give dry skin the moister and softeness it needs.
3) Bentonite clay is extremely great for managing acne outbreaks and skin rashes. It helps in soothing muscle damage and other skin ailments like eczema, psoriasis, bacterial and fungal infections. Helps remove acne causing toxins from the skin and revitalize tired skin. Draw excess oils and debris to the surface of the skin and stimulate blood flow. Also whisks away dead skin cells that can clog pores, leaving the skin clearer and glowing.
4) Glycolic acid is a form of alpha hydroxy (fruit acid derived from sugar cane, beets, fruits and grapes). Glycolic acid is uniquely beneficial for skin because it's molecules are very small meaning they are able to penetrate the skin's pores easily.
Once there, Glycolic acid works to loosen and rub away dead skin cells that can clog your pores and make your skin look dull. In other words, glycolic acid acts like an exfoliate, speeding up the removal of dead skin cells revealing new, healthier skin. It's oil-absorbing properties also make it beneficial treatment for acne blemishes, blackheads, enlarged pores and whiteheads. When applied over time, It's exfoliating capabilities can reduce the appearance of wrinkles, age spots, and sun damage.
glycolic acid applications can cause your skin to become more sensitive to the sun. For this reason, you should wear sunscreen when you are applying glycolic acid to protect yourself from burning easily. Glycolic acid also irritate the skin, but using one of our organic butter's as an moisturizer can help reduce redness and dryness.