cosmetic case


Definition of cosmetic case 

: a small piece of luggage especially for cosmetics

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The brand is updating the classic pastel compact cosmetic cases with sleek new additions like Simone's favorite MVP Beautypack, to appeal to a more stylish and active generation. Amira Rasool, Teen Vogue, "Simone Biles Teams Up With Accessories Brand Caboodles to Help People Get Organized," 10 Oct. 2018 Caroline presented her mother with a cosmetics case. Anne-marie O'neill,, "From the Archives: How Rudy Giuliani and Judith Nathan Started Their Marriage by Ending Another," 4 Apr. 2018 And though many of fashion’s favorite Ozzies can't make the long trip home to celebrate, a quick delve into their cosmetics cases reveals that the Land Down Under is never far from their hearts. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, "8 Stylish Insiders on the Best Australian Beauty Products from Down Under," 26 Jan. 2018 In celebration of the move, the brand also launched a vegan leather cosmetic case, which will be sold exclusively on the brand's site and its Abbot Kinney store in Los Angeles for $58. Sara Spruch-feiner, Allure, "Hourglass Cosmetics Is Supporting Animal Rights By Becoming All Vegan and Cruelty-Free," 2 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of cosmetic case

1948, in the meaning defined above

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