baby oil

noun

Definition of baby oil

: a usually fragrant mineral oil that is used especially to moisturize and cleanse the skin also : any of various oils used similarly

Examples of baby oil in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Nair is a classic for a reason: this softening body hair removal cream features a baby oil blend that reveals smooth, moisturized, and hairless skin in just three minutes. Audrey Noble, Harper's BAZAAR, 20 May 2022 Many other similar products, such as baby oil, baby powder and disposable medical supplies, are already exempt from the tax. Bryn Stole, Baltimore Sun, 28 Mar. 2022 To save time, Holderman suggests using a paper towel to apply a thin layer of baby oil to stainless-steel surfaces to remove streaks quickly. Washington Post, 13 Oct. 2021 Those products would join others already exempt from the state tax, such as baby oil, baby powder and disposable medical supplies. Bryn Stole, baltimoresun.com, 18 Feb. 2022 While baby oil can loosen makeup, use a makeup remover to avoid adding too much extra oil to your skin. Laken Brooks, Forbes, 25 Dec. 2021 Coconut oil or baby oil can be used as an easy at-home method to loosen eyelash glue. Marci Robin, Allure, 18 Sep. 2021 If contact with skin occurs, individuals are instructed to wash the area with soap and water or baby oil and avoid using solvents, gasoline, kerosene or diesel fuel on the skin. Julia Musto, Fox News, 8 Oct. 2021 Mineral or baby oil will soften the earwax, Dr. Ren says. Madeleine Burry, Health.com, 14 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of baby oil

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Baby oil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baby%20oil. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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baby oil

noun

Medical Definition of baby oil

: a usually fragrant mineral oil that is used especially to moisturize and cleanse the skin also : any of various oils used similarly

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