Comedogenic and acne-triggering cosmetics Q&A
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Can cosmetics you use make your acne or clogged pores worse?
Can cosmetics be the main cause of your acne or clogged pores?
How does pore clogging happen?
Is comedogenicity and acnegenicity the same thing?
How to use WIMJ comedogenicity ingredients filter in product search?
What do “non-comedogenic” and “non-acnegenic” labels on cosmetic products mean?
Should I exclude comedogenic ingredients from my cosmetics?
Can a cosmetic product “break me out”?
Development of a QSAR model to predict comedogenic potential of some cosmetic ingredients https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2468111321000530?via%3Dihub
An Investigation of Makeup Ingredients and Their Effects on Acne Cosmetica with Dermatologic Practice Recommendations https://jofskin.org/index.php/skin/article/download/1289/pdf
Simion, FA. Acnegenicity and comedogenicity testing for cosmetics. Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology. 2001; 837-844.
Use of the rabbit ear model in evaluating the comedogenic potential of cosmetic ingredients J. Soc. Cosmet. Chem., 34, 215-225 (August 1983) https://www.nononsensecosmethic.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Use-of-the-rabbit-model.pdf
Comedogenicity of current therapeutic products, cosmetics, and ingredients in the rabbit ear https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/6229554/
Comedogenicity and irritancy of commonly used ingredients in skin care product https://insolitbeauty.com/documentacion/Comedogenicidad%20e%20irritacion%20de%20los%20ingredientes%20de%20uso%20comun%20en%20productos%20para%20el%20cuidado%20de%20la%20piel.pdf
Drug-Induced Acneiform Eruption https://link.springer.com/article/10.2165/11588900-000000000-00000
COMEDOGENICITY OF SQUALENE MONOHYDROPEROXIDE IN THE SKIN AFTER TOPICAL APPLICATION https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jts1976/25/2/25_2_77/_article/-char/ja/
A re-evaluation of the comedogenicity concept https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0190962205046001
Acne Cosmetica https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-540-69375-8_35
Non-comedogenic and non-acnegenic claim substantiation. https://europepmc.org/article/med/29616616
Expert consensus on holistic skin care routine: Focus on acne, rosacea, atopic dermatitis, and sensitive skin syndrome https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jocd.15519
The role of follicular hyperkeratinization in acne https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/095466300750163645