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What ingredients should men avoid in cosmetics?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Men as well as women should talk to their dermatologists about ingredients in cosmetics that they need to avoid to keep their skin healthy. If your skin is oily or acne-prone, for example, you may need to avoid ingredients that could clog pores, and therefore your dermatologist may recommend that you look for cosmetics formulated to be noncomedogenic.

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