Derm DMS: What Is a Non-Comedogenic Moisturizer?
If you have oily or acne-prone skin, you’re probably no stranger to being extra careful when choosing your skin-care products, especially when it comes to moisturizers. While these hydrating formulas are must-haves in every routine, sometimes they create excess oil in and of themselves, which is why using a non-comedogenic moisturizer is key. We spoke to Dr. Michele Farber, MD, of Schweiger Dermatology in NYC about exactly why this is the case.
What Is a Non-Comedogenic Moisturizer?
Dr. Farber defines a non-comedogenic moisturizer as one that will not clog your pores. “In general, this means that it has ingredients that do not cause oil build-up or lead to breakouts,” she says.
Source: Skincare.com – Derm DMS: What Is a Non-Comedogenic Moisturizer? By, Alanna Martine Kilkeary