Synonyms of emollient
moisturizerDictionary • Grapeseed oil is a gentle emollient.
moisturizer • Then I rinse carefully and apply moisturizer.
oil • sun-tan oil
cream • Gently apply the cream to the affected areas.
lotion • suntan lotion
balm • The balm is very soothing.
ointment • a range of ointments for the treatment of eczema
salve • a soothing salve for sore, dry lips
1 soothingDictionary • an emollient cream which I find invaluable for sunburn
soothing • Cold tea is very soothing for burns.
palliative • the importance of palliative care in hospitals
2 conciliatoryDictionary • The government's recent tone has been emollient.
conciliatory • The next time he spoke he used a more conciliatory tone.
pacific • He spoke in a pacific voice.
peaceable • Many normally peaceable people were outraged.
placatory • He spoke in a placatory tone.
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• The balm is very soothing.
conciliatoryWhen you are conciliatory in your actions or behaviour, you show that you are willing to end a disagreement with someone.
• The next time he spoke he used a more conciliatory tone.
creamA cream is a substance that you rub into your skin, for example to keep it soft or to heal or protect it.
• Gently apply the cream to the affected areas.
Thesaurus for emollient from the Collins English Thesaurus