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Beauty Dictionary: Non-Comedogenic

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With new products, shades, tips, and tricks coming out every week, how are you supposed to keep up with all that's going on in the beauty world? We've got you covered. Our Beauty Dictionary series will help you stay on top of all that fancy lingo! It's like SAT vocab...but way more glam.

The Word: non-comedogenic

What it means: cosmetics or skincare products that are formulated specifically so they won't clog pores

Also known as: products that are often free of oil and won't cause breakouts

What it does: helps keeps your skin healthy and clear

What you can find it in:

1. tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation, $39 at Sephora

Tarte's foundation provides long-term coverage without melting off your skin! The clay in the formula will help absorb oil and cleanse pores.

2. Physicians Formula Youthful Wear Cosmeceutical Youth-Boosting Powder, $10.18 at Amazon.com

Set your makeup with powder from Physicians Formula—it promises to make you look younger, protect your skin from pollutants, and even your complexion without creasing.

3. NARS Concealer, $25 at Sephora

For days when your breakouts need a little more TLC, use a concealer like this one from NARS to target the affected area instead of using a heavy foundation all over. It's opaque and has Vitamin E to nourish your skin.

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