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noncomedogenic

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adjective non·com·e·do·gen·ic \(ˈ)nän-ˌkä-mə-dō-ˈje-nik\

Definition of noncomedogenic

  1. :  not tending to clog pores (as by the formation of blackheads) <a noncomedogenic cosmetic>



Origin and Etymology of noncomedogenic

non- + comedo + -genic


First Known Use: 1983


Medical Dictionary

noncomedogenic

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adjective non·com·e·do·gen·ic \-ˌkäm-ə-dō-ˈjen-ik\

Medical Definition of noncomedogenic

  1. :  not tending to clog pores (as by the formation of blackheads) <a noncomedogenic cosmetic>




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