lotion lotion  /ˈloʊ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various cosmetic preparations that are applied to the skin
  2. (n) liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin

Usage(s):

  1. Hollis Brooks, 44, a lifestyle writer, knew better than to believe a lotion could turn back time.
  2. Upjohn's lotion has raised luxuriant hopes but only so-so hair.
  3. Add an outrageously adorable baby lemur and a penguin applying suntan lotion, and you've got savvy family entertainment.

News

  1. When did sunscreen get so complicated?

    Summer is almost here, which means it's time for picnics, pool parties, and every parent's favorite pastime: chasing after your kid with the sunscreen bottle. But what's arguably more arduous than slathering lotion onto a screaming 3-year-old is choosing the right sunscreen.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Edmond Sun

  2. Preparing to Pause for the Pledge

    Summer is almost here, which means it's time for picnics, pool parties, and every parent's favorite pastime: chasing after your kid with the sunscreen bottle. But what's arguably more arduous than slathering lotion onto a screaming 3-year-old is choosing the right sunscreen.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Herald-Banner

  3. Safe in the sun: Slather your skin

    Remember that bottle of waterproof sunblock you bought last year? It lied — lotion can’t be waterproof or totally block out harmful rays. Thanks to new sunscreen labeling rules from the Food and Drug Administration that recently went into effect, misleading terminology has been wiped away to help consumers understand what exactly it is they’re buying. read more
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Standard-Examiner

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Quotes

  1. "I have already bought my suntan lotion," Obama said, prompting members of the Culinary Workers Union members to rise to their feet. "I'm prepared. I'm equipped. I'm ready to walk, I'm ready to walk. I'm ready."
    on Jun 1, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "They're still messed up from spring training," Wedge said. "There's sweat and suntan lotion I had to rub off."
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Eric Wedge Source: SI.com

  3. Victoria, who is married to soccer star David Beckham, said: "I put really thick foot lotion on with socks before I go to sleep. I also use thick hand cream with gloves at the same time. David thinks I'm loony because I get into bed with gloves and...
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Victoria Beckham Source: Stuff.co.nz

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