A cosmetic product designed to remove dead cells from the surface of the skin: cosmetic companies urge you to buy clarifying lotions, toners, or exfoliants [as modifier]: a mild exfoliant effect
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- A high quality product can also act as an exfoliant by removing all dead skin cells, making your skin smooth as a result.
- Physical scrubs contain crushed particles of ingredients like cornmeal and nuts while chemical products use mild exfoliants like glucosamine and glycolic acid to get rid of dead skin cells.
- You can also find various brands of lip exfoliants that will gently rub away dead skin cells, leaving your lips feeling renewed and refreshed.
Definition of exfoliant in:
- The US English dictionary