cold cream


noun

a creamy cosmetic, typically of oily consistency, used to cleanse or soothe the skin, especially of the face and neck, or to remove makeup.

Origin of cold cream

First recorded in 1700–10
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Related Words for cold cream

lanolin

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British Dictionary definitions for cold cream

cold cream

noun

an emulsion of water and fat used cosmetically for softening and cleansing the skin
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