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What cosmetics are best for people with rosacea?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

In general, people with rosacea want to avoid emulsifiers where possible, as any additional oil and film can irritate delicate skin. Making sure that products are new and stored in cool, dry environments to preserve ingredient integrity is also important. Any product past its prime should be replaced. Also, it is a good idea to choose makeup and cosmetics that are water soluble, so they are easy to wash off and don't require harsh removers that could potentially cause irritation.

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