Makeup Care

Dr. Mouhammad Aouthmany, MD, FAAD
Board Certified Dermatologist
Makeup Care
  • Look for makeup that is oil-free and non-comedogenic
  • Avoid MAC products or any theater makeup, as these are known to be comedogenic (acne forming).
  • There is no guarantee the recommendations below will not make you break out, but should make it less likely.  Everyone's skin sensitivity is different.  
  • Brands to consider: 
    • Clinique
    • LauraMercier
    • Tarte
    • Bare Minerals
    • Neutrogena
    • Jane Iredale
    • Colorescience
  • Red blemish?  use green based makeup to cover up
    • Clinique Redness Solution
    • Dermablend Smooth Indulgence Redness concealer
  • Dark circles under the eyes?
    • Neutrogena Hydroboost Concealer (select the one based on your skin tone)
    • Laura Mercier High Coverage Concealer