Cosmetics vs Octocrylene - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between cosmetics and octocrylene

is that cosmetics is preparations applied externally to change or enhance the beauty of skin, hair, nails, lips, and eyes while octocrylene is (organic compound) an ester formed by the condensation of a diphenylcyanoacrylate with 2-ethylhexanol, used in sunscreens and cosmetics.

cosmetics

Noun

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  • Preparations applied externally to change or enhance the beauty of skin, hair, nails, lips, and eyes.
  • The study of such products.
  • octocrylene

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia octocrylene)
  • (organic compound) An ester formed by the condensation of a diphenylcyanoacrylate with 2-ethylhexanol, used in sunscreens and cosmetics.