a cosmetic preparation, as a cream or lotion, used to restore moisture to the skin, especially of the face and neck.

1955–60; moisturize + -er1

demoisturizer, noun Unabridged
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moisturizer or moisturiser (ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪzə)
a cosmetic cream, lotion, etc applied to the skin to add or restore moisture to it
moisturiser or moisturiser

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Word Origin & History

1957, agent noun from moisturize (see moisture).
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Example sentences
Grease is rubbed on the skin as a sort of moisturizer.
Vacationers close by are talking about moisturizer and sunblock.
They were told to pat dry afterward and apply a heavy slathering of moisturizer.
You'll do fine as long as you start with a product that contains a good
  moisturizer, for example glycerin and water.
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