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Origin of cosmetic
OTHER WORDS FROM cosmeticcos·met·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti·cos·met·ics, adjective
Words nearby cosmetic
Example sentences from the Web for cosmetic
Skincare is increasingly outselling cosmetics in the beauty business.The Gen Z founders of a boutique skincare brand tackling chronic skin conditions and stigma|Rachel King|September 13, 2020|Fortune
Epic, whose Fortnite generates more than $1 billion annually from in-game purchases of virtual cosmetics and extras, sued both companies for what it considers excessive fees and for the right to sell game extras directly to players.Apple’s App Store draws scrutiny in yet another country|Verne Kopytoff|September 3, 2020|Fortune
A stock split is, fundamentally, a cosmetic accounting trick—and buying fractional ownership of these companies is, on a relative basis, more expensive than ever after factoring in recent gains in share price.Investors riding high on Apple and Tesla stock splits could get clipped, data shows|rhhackettfortune|August 31, 2020|Fortune
L’Oreal’s sales dropped 19% in the second quarter as lockdown conditions weakened demand for makeup and cosmetics.How the world’s biggest advertisers are spending (or not) as the pandemic grinds on|Lara O'Reilly|August 3, 2020|Digiday
Among various commercially available bubble solutions, Miyako and Yang found that pollen grains remained most healthy and viable in one made with lauramidopropyl betaine — a chemical used in cosmetics and personal care products.Bubble-blowing drones may one day aid artificial pollination|Maria Temming|June 22, 2020|Science News
PG has been used in more than 4,000 food, beverage, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products for more than 50 years.
Propylene glycol is used for a variety of industrial, cosmetic, and food production uses.
Sally Beauty has also partnered with Susan G. Komen to sell special pink cosmetic products.The Misogynistic Companies Jumping On The Breast Cancer Bandwagon|Emily Shire|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She said pageant contents are just the most visible product of the cosmetic industry now at risk.Venezuela Now Has Toilet Paper but No Breast Implants|Jason Batansky|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It can lead to all types of cosmetic and functional issues down the road which are difficult if not impossible to reverse.
Among the Germans cosmetic dentistry, though still the favorite field of charlatans, was greatly cultivated.An Epitome of the History of Medicine|Roswell Park
The medicinal and cosmetic properties of spring rain and May dew appear to have been at one time universally credited.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
A kind of cosmetic greatly affected by the ladies, whom it greatly affects in turn.The Devil's Dictionary|Ambrose Bierce
Rejoice in the knowledge that gluttony is the best cosmetic.The Feasts of Autolycus|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
I am always telling her that early rising is the best cosmetic for the complexion.Averil|Rosa Nouchette Carey