Danish translation: lanolin

English term or phrase:lanolin
Danish translation:lanolin

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08:54 Apr 18, 2009
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Cosmetics, Beauty
Additional field(s): Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
English term or phrase: lanolin
Definition from beautyblitz:
Lanolin is extracted from the wax found on sheep's wool. It is an excellent emollient, moisturizer, skin lubricant and protectant, and it's capable of absorbing water equal to 50% of its weight. Iit's a common ingredient in skincare and haircare products.

Example sentence(s):
  • While most moisturising creams & lotions use either vegetable or mineral oils as a base, they don’t have the compatibility to the oils of our skin that Lanolin has. New Zealand Best
  • This special hand creme contains lanolin, natural oil that has been derived from the wool of our famous New Zealand sheep.
  • While it can be extremely nourishing, soothing, and softening, lanolin has also been known to cause allergic reactions in humans. bellasugar
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Lanolin er et fedtstof, der findes i fåreuld
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Definition from Den Store Danske:
Lanolin er et fedtstof, der findes i fåreuld

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