A wonderful doctor and dermatologist, who I consider the father of Acne, discovered that many ingredients in everyday products will aggravate your acne. Here is a short list of ingredients that you will find in your everyday skin care products. If you are having problems with your skin, look for these pore cloggers.

The following are ingredients that can aggravate acne. The higher the number assigned, the more propensity to clog your pores.

Acetylated Lanolin 4
Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol 4
Algae Extract 5
Algin 4
Butyl Stearate 3
Carrageenan 5
Cetyl Acetate 4
Cetearyl Alcohol + Ceteareth 204
Cocoa Butter 4
Coconut Butter 4
Coconut Oil 4
Colloidal Sulfur 3
Cotton Awws Oil 3
Cotton Seed Oil 3
D & C Red # 173
D & C Red # 213
D & C Red # 33
D & C Red # 303
D & C Red # 363
Decyl Oleate 3
Dioctyl Succinate 3
Disodium Monooleamido PEG 2-Sulfosuccinate 4
Ethoxylated Lanolin 3
Ethylhexyl Palmitate 4
Glyceryl Stearate SE 3
Glyceryl-3-Diisostearate 4
Hexadecyl Alcohol 5
Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil 3
Isocetyl Alcohol 4
Isocetyl Stearate 5
Isodecyl Oleate 4
Isopropyl Isosterate 5
Isopropyl Linolate 5
Isopropyl Myristate 5
Isopropyl Palmitate 4
Isostearyl Isostearate 4
Isostearyl Neopentanoate 3
Lauric Acid 4
Mink Oil 3
Myristic Acid 3
Myristyl Lactate 4
Myristyl Myristate 5
Octyl Palmitate 4
Octyl Stearate 5
Oleyl Alcohol 4
PEG 16 Lanolin 4
PEG 200 Dilaurate 3
PEG 8 Stearate 3
PG Monostearate 3
PPG 2 Myristyl Propionate4
Potassium Chloride5
Propylene Glycol Monostearate4
Red Algae5
Shark Liver Oil3
Sodium Chloride5
Sodium Laureth Sulfate3
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate5
Solulan 164
Sorbitan Oleate3
Soybean Oil3
Steareth 104
Stearic Acid Tea3
Stearyl Heptanoate4
Sulfated Castor Oil3
Sulfated Jojoba Oil3
Stearyl Heptanoate4
Wheat Germ Glyceride3
Wheat Germ Oil 5
Xylene 4

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