Grammar Patterns

Mass nouns

The 'lipstick' group

These nouns refer to cosmetics and skin-care products.
She thought about his mother, with her dyed blonde hair and red lipstick.
A strong lipstick with little or no eye make-up has always been a very smart French look and is easy to achieve.
Although some lipsticks do contain sunscreen, the level of protection is rarely high enough.
My chemist suggested I change my toothpaste to Sensodyne, which I did many months ago.
Those children who use a fluoride toothpaste and are very careful about their tooth cleaning often have no cavities at all.
While most toothpastes contain anti-plaque, fluoride and gum protection ingredients, those for sensitive teeth have a different action.
  • aftershave
  • blusher
  • cleanser
  • cologne
  • conditioner
  • cream
  • deodorant
  • emollient
  • eyeliner
  • eye shadow
  • face cream
  • face powder
  • foam
  • foundation
  • fragrance
  • gel
  • gloss
  • hairspray
  • highlighter
  • lacquer
  • lipstick
  • lotion
  • mascara
  • moisturizer
  • mousse
  • nail polish
  • nail varnish
  • oil
  • perfume
  • scent
  • shampoo
  • shaving cream
  • soap
  • spray
  • sunscreen
  • toilet water
  • toner
  • tonic
  • toothpaste
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