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La roche posay physiological was recommended to me for dd (11) by none other than Caroline Hirons herself. She was getting v spotty and self conscious. That, together with Effaclar has got rid of every last one.
Yes, steer her well away from any Oxy or Clearasil type washes.
Gentle cleansers, washed off with a clean damp flannel should help. Maybe followed by a gentle moisturiser.
Don't get foaming cleansers- the day I stopped using anything foaming my skin improved so much. Foaming cleansers strip the skin and left me with spots and dry patches. A gentle cleansing milk with no mineral oil is probably best.
If you suffered from acne, she's more likely to too, so this is something worth keeping an eye on in the future. If OTC products don't clear it up, your GP will be helpful in prescribing topical treatments etc. Don't feel spots are not worth bothering a doctor about