Macassar oil


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Macassar oil

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) an oily preparation formerly put on the hair to make it smooth and shiny
[C19: so called because its ingredients were originally claimed to have come from Makassar]
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Certainly it cannot be olive oil, nor macassar oil, nor castor oil, nor bear's oil, nor train oil, nor cod-liver oil.
Their tails, at a legislative price, now bring me in a good income; for I have discovered a way, in which, by means of Macassar oil, I can force three crops in a year.
99, contains Ceramide- R; *Klorane Cream With Indian Macassar Oil, pounds 5.