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Are there cosmetics formulated for men?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Some manufacturers do make cosmetics specifically for men, from face powders to concealers and beyond. Whether you look for cosmetics specifically for men, or those formulated for specific skin types, your dermatologist is a good person to talk to about the best cosmetics for your skin. For example, if your skin is acne-prone, your dermatologist may suggest that you look for noncomedogenic cosmetics, because they are formulated to avoid clogging pores. If your skin is sensitive or dry, your dermatologist may recommend looking for cosmetics formulated for these skin types.

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