Definition of moisturize in English:

moisturize

Line breaks: mois¦tur|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈmɔɪstʃərʌɪz
 
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(also moisturise)

verb

[with object]
  • Make (something, especially the skin) less dry: revitalize your face, moisturize your skin (as adjective moisturizing) most shaving products now contain moisturizing properties
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    • It will moisturise your skin, soften it, and form a protective barrier against pollution and sun damage.
    • Water moisturizes the skin, preserves its elasticity and pumps up those skin cells, which all makes your skin soft and supple.
    • These sebaceous glands normally produce sebum, a substance which moisturizes the skin.

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