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Updated July 07, 2008


Not likely to cause acne. Nonacnegenic products do not contain ingredients known to cause acne breakouts.

Those prone to acne should always use products labeled nonacnegenic or noncomedogenic. This is especially true for moisturizers, makeup, and sunscreen.

Alternate Spellings: non-acnegenic

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