dégriser

15:11 Nov 20, 2006
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing - Marketing / Market Research / make up
French term or phrase: dégriser
Des nuances réchauffées de notes caramel, miel et pain d’épice, avec un peu de rose et d’or pour éclairer et
« dégriser » les carnations foncées.
andrea


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3revitalise/reinvigorate
suezen
3bring out/enhance
Sarah Gall (X)
3brighten
Natasha Dupuy


  

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brighten


Explanation:
About dark complexions, from http://www.ehow.com/how_17978_select-face-makeup.html:
"The wrong makeup can lead to an ashen or flat complexion"
I believe the "dégriser" here simply refers to brightening up an ashen or flat complexion

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bring out/enhance


Explanation:
I read here 'dégriser' in the literal sense of to 'de-grey'

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revitalise/reinvigorate


Explanation:
dark complexions
just a couple more suggestions
detoxify and help revitalise dull, tired complexions, ...
www.ayurvediccure.com/beauty/face_mask_geenclay.htm - 49k
revitalise dull, tired complexions, leaving the skin glowing with vitality. Helps to treat acne. ...
www.ayurvediccure.com/beauty/spice_body_scrub.htm - 50k
renew and revitalise dull, lifeless complexions whilst leaving it smooth and hydrated with a youthful glow. Renews and revitalises. £40.00 ...
www.lorrens-health-hydro.co.uk/tariff.htm - 56k

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