Definition of moisturizer in English:

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moisturizer

Pronunciation: /ˈmɔɪstʃərʌɪzə/
(also moisturiser)

noun

A cosmetic preparation used to prevent dryness in the skin: every night I take off my make-up with baby lotion and then put moisturizer on [count noun]: skincare products such as moisturizers
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  • She has developed a line of cosmetics, and skin care comprising of moisturizers, lotions, bath and body products and make-up to share this gift of beauty with the world.
  • Hand lotions or skin moisturizers are either humectants or lipids.
  • Commonly used in moisturizers, emollients lubricate the skin and give the cosmetic product a smooth, soft feeling.
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