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cosmetics: beauty products such as make up, shower gel, shampoo, etc.
Keep in mind that cosmetics is always used in the plural.

The cosmetics are located on the first floor of the department store.

(a) cosmetic (injury): (an injury) that is superficial, not deep, on the surface
cosmetic surgery plastic surgery, medical procedure to improve one's appearance


  • "Kevin : Well Mrs Lee, because your factory seems so versatile, I was wondering if you would be able to handle our cosmetic packaging as well."
  • "For the last century, Delavigne has been among the industry leaders in cosmetics and perfumes."
  • "2000–Present Cosmic Cosmetics Inc."
  • "The Delavigne Corporation, a worldwide leader in cosmetics, seeks an experienced, qualified professional to manage the new customer service department in San Francisco."
  • "I sincerely want to help people overcome the difficulties they encounter in today's complex world of cosmetics."
  • "Luna : I see on your resumé that you have worked for several cosmetics corporations."
  • "Furthermore, I believe my previous experience at Cosmic Cosmetics will prove invaluable at Delavigne."
  • "Icarus : A pinball machine for a computer laboratory is highly unorthodox for a cosmetics company."
  • "Extensive knowledge of cosmetics industry a must!"
  • "Kalvin Krime Cosmetics has been making waves this week, launching a series of perfumed billboards."

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