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oiliness

[′ȯi·lē·nəs]
(engineering)
The effect of a lubricant to reduce friction between two solid surfaces in contact; the effect is more than can be accounted for by viscosity alone.
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Retinoids help reduce acne and oiliness, and reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and age spots.
Although the results provide "converging behavioral evidence for the conclusion that wrinkled fingers are rain treads, this could also be true for other reasons, such as stickiness properties or oiliness," says theoretical neurobiologist Mark Changizi of 2AI Labs in Boise, Idaho.
A lemon rinse after shampoo helps to reduce oiliness," suggests beauty expert Shahnaz Husain.
The participants were then asked to rate their perceptions of the dressings' oiliness, fat content and creaminess on a scale anchored on the ends with "extremely low" and "extremely high.
For an authentic taste of Chinese food without the oiliness and weighed-down feeling that comes with the usual high-street offering, Royal China is a great option -- the techniques, especially in the dumplings, are perfected.
This intensely pigmented liquid liner promises to stay put through sweating, oiliness and tears, and ensures that your peepers stay looking beautiful no matter the situation.
Thing is, it's always those 'bad guys' that front up who come off worst, while villains like health secretary Andy Burnham wriggled off the hook with a few moments of well-oiled, well, oiliness.
The samples' crumbliness, springiness, stickiness, cohesiveness and oiliness attributes were evaluated by a trained panel of experts using a 1 to 15 anchored scale.
The whiskies certainly feel a lot older than the 11 years listed and the rich mouth feel and oiliness ensures that this is a highly moreish dram.
Coded samples were presented to the panellists and scored for colour, texture, flavour, oiliness and overall acceptability on a 9-point hedonic scale as shown in Table 1 [14].
Normaderm Pro Mat contains a suitable formula composed of UVA/B protection without residual oiliness in order to limit sebum production, in addition to mattifying microspheres for a "dry touch" technology and a sebum-regulating active ingredient, Vitamin Cg.