unscented

adjective
un·scent·ed | \ ˌən-ˈsen-təd \

Definition of unscented 

: having no scent : not scented an unscented deodorant unscented dish soap

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Follow that up with Cremo Beard & Scruff Cream or revitalizing unscented bear oil for a hydrated, healthy beard. For Kroger, The Courier-Journal, "7 gift ideas to wow your dad on Father's Day – all at your local Kroger," 14 June 2018 Healing oils like lavender, frankincense, thyme, eucalyptus, sweet marjoram, and tea tree can eliminate mucus, relax the body, and calm your cough, says Lohman who suggest adding 15-18 drops in one ounce of unscented lotion. Allison Young, Good Housekeeping, "4 Genius Ways Essential Oils Can Ease Congestion And Cough Better Than Over-The-Counter Meds," 20 Oct. 2017 The chemicals in scented toilet paper or wet wipes might be irritating, though, so look for unscented ones if that concerns you. Korin Miller, SELF, "12 Colonoscopy Prep Tips From Gastroenterologists to Make the Whole Thing Less Hellish," 18 May 2018 Newell recommended regularly cleaning it with unscented soap, letting it air dry, and spreading a thin layer of Aquaphor or a vitamin A and D ointment onto it. Devon Abelman, Allure, "What to Know About UV and Black Light Tattoos — Including Why I Got One," 10 May 2018 Add 1 drop lavender to a teaspoon of unscented face cream, massaging the jaw, temples, and forehead. Allison Young, Good Housekeeping, "8 Best Essential Oils For Headaches And How To Use Them," 30 Oct. 2017 In addition to being life-changing for parched fingers, this cream is also completely unscented, which many people (including me) see as a plus. Lauren Swanson, Allure, "Amazon Customers Are OBSESSED With This $6 Hand Cream," 31 Jan. 2018 Also opt for unscented laundry detergent, lest fragrance creep into your life via the very sheets on your bed. Brennan Kilbane, GQ, "How to Deal with Eczema (and Still Party)," 21 Feb. 2018 Typically, tattoo artists recommend Aquaphor and unscented lotion for tattoo aftercare. Devon Abelman, Allure, "People Are Using Snail Slime to Heal Their Tattoos — But Is This Controversial Aftercare Safe?," 6 Feb. 2018

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circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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