comedogenic

adjective
com·​e·​do·​gen·​ic | \ ˌkäm-əd-ə-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce comedogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of comedogenic

: tending to clog pores especially by the formation of blackheads a comedogenic cosmetic

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“Comedogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/comedogenic. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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