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an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin
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However, Kligman's 1996 article entitled: "Petrolatum is not Comedogenic in Rabbits or Humans: A critical reappraisal of the rabbit ear assay and the concept of "acne cosmetica
," attempted to set the record straight.
, which tends to affect young women who use cosmetics that occlude pores, is particularly common in college graduates entering the working world.
Spots on the cheeks can also be a case of acne cosmetica
, where cosmetic products clog the pores.
But if pomade spreads to the forehead during sweating it can block pores, leading to a condition called acne cosmetica
or pomade acne.
"Heavier oil-based moisturizers can cause acne cosmetica
-- and [acne-like] skin condition directly attributed to the use of cosmetics."