cold cream


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cold cream

n.
An emulsion for softening and cleansing the skin.
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cold cream

n
an emulsion of water and fat used cosmetically for softening and cleansing the skin
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cold′ cream`


n.
a creamy cosmetic for the face and neck, used to remove makeup or to cleanse or soothe the skin.
[1700–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cold cream - a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skincold cream - a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skin
emollient, ointment, cream - toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
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Translations

cold cream

ncrema emolliente
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cold cream

n crema fría, (tipo de) crema limpiadora
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References in classic literature ?
In bed, he could not sleep because of his pain, and hour by hour she worked over him, renewing the hot compresses over his bruises, soothing the lacerations with witch hazel and cold cream and the tenderest of finger tips.
Largess, in the form of odds and ends of cold cream and pomatum, and also of hairpins, was freely distributed among the attendants.
However, the thick consistency of the cold cream cheeses proved to be difficult for the equipment to handle.
Slather on some cold cream or even petroleum jelly and start wearing socks to bed.
Pour cold cream and vanilla into mixing bowl, and whip on high speed (using your mixer's whisk attachment, if you have one).
(14) A well-known subcategory is the traditional "cold cream," a water-in-oil emulsion based on the in situ soap formation between the beeswax acids and a suitable base, which is added to the internal/water phase prior to mixing.
She said: "I was brought up with a pot of cold cream and nothing else and I never knew a thing about make-up.
And she taught me how to lather up a bar of soap until it resembled cold cream then slather it on my cheeks like a movie star.
It is important to swap a regular cold cream with a moisturiser with an in-built SPF (Sun Protection Formula) level of atleast 50.
Quickly, but carefully pour in the coconut cream and beat it back to a smooth texture as the cold cream will make the caramel seize.
At the end apply hand lotion or cold cream on your hands.