cold cream


: a soothing and cleansing cosmetic

Examples of cold cream in a Sentence

She uses cold cream to remove her eye makeup.
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Word History

First Known Use

1693, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cold cream was in 1693

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“Cold cream.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

cold cream

: a soothing and cleansing cosmetic

Medical Definition

cold cream

: a soothing and cleansing cosmetic basically consisting of a perfumed emulsion of a bland vegetable oil or heavy mineral oil

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