cosmetic definition

  • noun:
    • A preparation, eg powder or a skin lotion, made to beautify the human body by direct application.
    • Something superficial which is used to cover a deficiency or problem.
    • Any substances placed on improve the outside shade or texture of your skin, e.g. lipstick, eyeshadow, eyeliner; makeup products.
    • an element present only at first glance.
    • Any external application intended to beautify and improve complexion.
    • Any preparation that renders your skin smooth, pure, and white, or helps or professes to be able to help beautify or enhance the skin.
    • The art of anointing or enhancing our body, much like bathroom preparations, etc.
    • a toiletry made to beautify the human body
    • A preparation, such as powder or a skin lotion, made to beautify your body by direct application.
    • anything superficial which is used to pay for a deficiency or defect.
    • Any substances put on enhance the external shade or surface of the skin, e.g. lipstick, eyeshadow, eyeliner; makeup products.
    • A feature current just at first glance.
    • Any external application intended to beautify and improve the complexion.
    • Any preparation that renders your skin smooth, pure, and white, or assists or professes to be able to make it possible to beautify or increase the skin.
    • the skill of anointing or decorating the body, just like toilet products, etc.
    • a toiletry built to beautify your body
  • adjective:
    • offering to beautify the human body, particularly the face and locks.
    • providing to change or improve the appearance of a physical feature, problem, or irregularity: cosmetic surgery.
    • Decorative instead of functional: cosmetic fenders on cars.
    • poor level or value; trivial: made a few aesthetic changes when she annexed the organization.
    • additional or shallow; relating only to the outer lining or look of something.
    • Imparting or improving beauty, particularly the beauty of the skin.
    • offering an esthetic in place of a good function
    • serving an aesthetic function in beautifying the body
    • Serving to beautify your body, particularly the face and tresses.
    • Serving to change or improve look of a physical function, defect, or irregularity: plastic surgery.
    • Decorative versus useful: cosmetic fenders on cars.
    • Lacking depth or significance; shallow: made various aesthetic changes when she annexed the company.
    • exterior or superficial; relating only to the surface or appearance of anything.
    • Imparting or improving beauty, specially the beauty of skin.
    • offering an esthetic without a good purpose
    • offering an aesthetic purpose in beautifying your body
  • others:
    • regarding beauty; beautifying; enhancing beauty, particularly the beauty for the skin. Also cosmetical.
    • regarding beauty; beautifying; increasing beauty, specially the beauty of the complexion. Additionally cosmetical.

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