vanishing cream


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vanishing cream

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a cosmetic cream that is colourless once applied, used as a foundation for powder or as a cleansing or moisturizing cream
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Noun1.vanishing cream - a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skinvanishing 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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vanishing cream

[ˈvænɪʃɪŋˌkriːm] nbase f per il trucco
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ALL of us could do with a spot of vanishing cream from time to time - to smooth out the odd wrinkle and bump.
When Anna Pavlova lent her image to endorse Pond's Vanishing Cream in 1914, the connection was that she, like the product, was a thing of ephemeral beauty.
Then there is another star, Salman Khan, who campaigned for others, but the day he was supposed to vote he applied the vanishing cream.
Boots recently launched, or perhaps that should be re-launched, a collection of iconic products based on old favourites and traditional beauty aids such as cold cream and vanishing cream.
The only thing I ever saw my mother use on her face was oatmeal - which I found very funny - and, following this face scrub, a dollop of Pond's Vanishing Cream. I loved the pale pink colour and delicate smell of it and couldn't wait to be old enough to use it myself.
I WAS amazed to read in the Chronicle about all the gullible women buying up all the stocks of anti-ageing vanishing cream. The fat cats of these companies must be laughing all the way to their mansions.
"Most women don't even know the name of the serum, simply referring it as the miracle cream, vanishing cream or simply as 'that cream'.
THE winner for February 18 is VANISHING CREAM from Miss E Hale of Blakenhall.
The retailer also offers Preventin, its exclusive, low-price version of the popular StriVectin wrinkle and stretch mark vanishing cream.