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cold cream

a water-in-oil emulsion of various oils, waxes, and water; the standard formula, rose water ointment, contains expressed almond oil, rose water, spermaceti, white paraffin wax, and sodium borate; used as a cleansing or lubricating cream.

cold cream

A water-in-oil emulsion ointment base used on the skin.

cream

1. an oil and water emulsion used topically in the treatment of skin disease.
2. the natural rising of butterfat on stored cow's milk; also obtained by mechanical centrifugation.
3. an uncommon coat color in a horse, although some very light palominos would qualify. The horse is cream all over, including the muzzle (1), mane and tail; the skin is unpigmented and the haircoat is cream. There is often a deficiency of pigment in the iris.

cold cream
useful as an emollient to soften and hydrate the skin.
cream rinse
hair conditioners that make the coat lie flat and comb easily.
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Providing SPECIALTY PHARMACEUTICALS, ANTISEPTICS, COLD CREAM AND CERAT
TRY: Pond's Cold Cream Cleanser, or The Body Shop's Vitamin E Cream Cleanser.
I always use the Pond's Cold Cream Cleanser and the new Natural Beauty Cream – they work so well for my skin and give a really nice base for my make–up.
Julia Roberts, 44, rubs olive oil into her hands to keep the skin soft and stop her nails from becoming brittle And Kylie Minogue, 44, is a big fan of good old-fashioned Pond's Cold Cream, pounds 4.
3) Face and body paint come right off with cold cream.
Roasted almonds and crunchy nougat held lightly together with freezing cold cream is my idea of heaven.
It is said that a raspberry should never be cooked, and it's true that there is nothing finer than to eat the fruit in its natural condition or lightly frosted with sugar and drowned in very cold cream.
The cold cream cleanser and hydro nourishing cream cost only pounds 3.
POND'S Cold Cream was invented back in 1918 and remains one of the easiest ways to remove make-up and grime from the skin.
Little wonder then that Pond's Cold Cream Cleanser is enjoying somewhat of a revival in these back-to-basics credit crunch days.
35, Vaseline, 79p, Pond's Cold Cream Cleanser, pounds 3.
Lipstick: Loosen stain with cold cream or glycerine.