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How are oily skin moisturizers unique?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Moisturizers for oily skin are generally oil-free or contain very limited, light oils. They usually consist of a combination of water and silicone derivatives (such as dimethicone, cyclomethicone). These compounds have been shown to be noncomedogenic, meaning they won't clog pores.

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