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How are moisturizers for normal or combination skin unique?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Facial moisturizers for normal or combination skin consist primarily of water, mineral oil, and propylene glycol, with minimal amounts of petrolatum or lanolin. These products have a slightly oilier residue than moisturizers engineered for oily skin. Body moisturizers for normal skin usually contain a combination of ingredients, including occlusives and/or humectants as well.

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