Cosmetics in Acne and Rosacea

Cosmetics that are appropriate for use in patients with rosacea and acne must be noncomedogenic, nonacnegenic, nonirritating, and hypoallergenic. This requires a basic understanding of cosmetic fromulation and the selection of products that meet guidelines for sensitive skin.

This article discusses some criteria for the selection and use of skin care products and cosmetics in patients undergoing dermatologic treatment for acne and rosacea.

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