The makeup you’ve been wearing to help your skin look better could actually be making it worse. Certain types of makeup and skin care products contain ingredients that can clog pores. Acne caused or aggravated by products is known as acne cosmetica. Using products full of comedogenic ingredients will clog the pores and create blackheads and pimples.
Don’t fall for the terms “hypoallergenic” or “non-comedogenic.” Many of the products that use this marketing ploy have ingredients that can clog pores or exacerbate skin conditions. Here is a list of pore clogging ingredients. Please print it out and double check all of your products, current and future ones, to it.