Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review

3.6/5 - (12 votes)

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review: Hello all you beautiful ladies out there. So, I am back with another review. Days are going so busy lately and since elections are here I finally got a day to relax as today is the voting day and a public holiday. So I thought why not make this day more productive. Hence, today I am going to review a product from Fabindia that is an acne control cream. Since my skin is cursed with acne problems I keep searching for new products that claims to vanish the acne on my skin completely.

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review

I saw this product in an online makeup store and was very interested to get the product as soon as possible. The product arrived and I have been using this cream for a while now. So, here is my detailed view on this product.

About Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review

Get rid of acne and blemish with Fabindia Clove Cream for Acne Control. This is a light base cream especially for oily skin. Helps control excess emission of sebum from the skin thereby reducing acne and blemishes. Fabindia Clove Cream for Acne Control will help soothe the redness and pain caused by acne. Being an anti-bacterial helps from any infections caused by acne. This will help to control the oil secretion. Noticeable improvement in skin texture, clean and blemish free skin.

• It doesn’t make skin feel scratchy or dry.
• Moisturises the skin.
• It is excellent for oily skin.

How to use Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream

Clean face and apply the cream on the affected area.

Ingredients in Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream

Purified Water, Isopropyl Palmitate, Glycerine, Clove Oil, Tea Tree Oil, Carbopol 940, Polysorbate 20, Vitamin E Acetate, Lactic Acid, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Allantoin, Cedarwood Oil, Methyl Paraben, Disodium EDTA, Propyl Paraben.

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review Details

Price of Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream

₹ 190.00 for 50 mL in India.

In Detail Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review, Swatches and My Experience

As I mentioned before I have major acne problems since my skin Is oily I breakout very frequently. Also, acne goes hand in hand with spots. Therefore, I keep picking up products which claim to provide acne free skin. Fabindia clove cream is one of the latest product I got for eradicating acne from my face.

It comes in a plastic tub packing with a partition in between that prevents the leakage of the product from the tub. The packing looks kinda cute to me even though it’s very simple yet stubble. I use a popsicle stick to get a tiny amount of cream out of the tub since it gets very unhygienic dipping my fingers in the tub.

The cream has a very strong smell of clove. The smell itself is quiet irritating but then I felt maybe that’s the active ingredient of the cream and would help in getting rid of the acne on my face so I somehow bared the smell.

Texture wise, it is a smooth white colour cream. It is a water based cream which is a boon to oily skin beauties. The cream glides smoothly on the skin and it has an amazing texture.

How I Use it

I apply the cream twice a day as instructed, once in the morning and before going to bed. During the first few application my skin started to burn really bad. Since I have a very sensitive skin the burning was a bit too much for me. But, after few uses my skin developed a tolerance against the burning sensation.


The cream tends to dry out the skin a little bit. After 5 mins of application the cream gets completely absorbed by the skin and the strong clove smell fades away. The cream worked well on my acne as well as on the spots. My skin was getting better day by day. However, it took a while to show its effects on the spots. My spots were fading but very slowly which is not that bad though. After few days of usage I started to feel that the pimples are drying out and that helped in getting rid of them completely.

The cream contains clove oil and tea tree oil, both of these ingredients works very well to fight against acne since they have antiseptic as well as antibacterial properties. Its antibacterial properties help in preventing the pimple bacteria to spread all over the face and cause more breakouts.

Overall Verdict

Overall I am happy with the effects of the cream. The only thing that bothers me is the strong smell. If one can bare with the smell and the burning sensation, then I would suggest to go with this cream without thinking twice. I have almost finished half of the quantity given. The cream lasts for a very long time. The quantity is sufficient for such an affordable price range.

More Photos, Swatches

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review lid

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review Open

Fabindia Clove Acne Control Cream Review Swatch

Pros of fabindia clove acne control cream

  1. Very affordable
  2. Water based cream
  3. Easy to apply
  4. Contains tea tree oil and clove oil
  5. Contains natural ingredients
  6. Travel friendly
  7. Very effective on acne
  8. Against animal testing

Cons of Fabindia clove acne control cream

  1. Burning sensation during initial applications
  2. Strong irritating smell
  3. Makes skin dry to some extent
  4. Unhygienic packing

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MBF Advices

  1. Be gentle while rubbing the cream on the skin since extra amount of friction will lead to more burning effect on the skin
  2. Always remember to do a patch test before using a product.

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