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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any substance that is added to another substance to keep it moist.

Usage examples (31)
  • • They moisturize, using humectant and emollient ingredients.
  • The best topical antidote is fresh aloe vera, since it has anti-inflammatory and humectant properties.
  • Milk also has anti-inflammatory and humectant properties that help to soothe and moisturize skin simultaneously.
  • The Olive Oil works as a natural humectant leaving skin supple and rejuvenated with its rich, distinctive scent that blends suggestions of sweet orange and clary sage. for more
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