Results for: ASTRINGE

In Beauty

What is the difference between an astringent and facial toner?

\nThey both are the same thing..They do the same job and used in same prupose..ie cleansers.\n. \nthe only difference is Astringent contains alcohol whereas toners don't,if y (MORE)
In Beauty

Is sea breeze astringent really good for your hair?

Sea Breeze is excellent for both your skin and hair. Stops itch, deep cleans, and removes dandruff. I've been using the product for over 20 years. I even use Sea Breeze on my (MORE)
In Skin Care

What is astringent used for?

Answer . Astringent medicines are used to shrink the mucous membranes or exposed tissues and are often used internally to check discharge of blood serum or mucous secretio (MORE)
In Conditions and Diseases

What is the best astringent to avoid pimples a good face cleaner?

Many people will answer the first part of your question by screaming "witch hazel" at the top of their lungs. Don't let the hype fool you--witch hazel is a common ingredient i (MORE)
In Health

What does astringents do for your skin?

Astringents are said to be useful for your skin in terms of toningit down. However, it is important to note that this will have sideeffects like irritation and a dry skin.
In Botany or Plant Biology

Plant used as an astringent?

If the question comes from 15 across in the LA Times crossword puzzle, the answer is. Alumroot.
In The Difference Between

What is the difference between astringent and stringent?

Astringent is a more intense form of stringent. While astringent means so severe that it "hurts" stringent simply means severe, without the "hurts" part. As well, astringent h (MORE)
In Chemistry

What is th ph of astringent?

The astringency of a substance is not directly related to pH. Tannins and salicylic acid are both astringents, but the pKa values of these compounds are different. The pH woul (MORE)
In Business & Finance

What are antihemorrhoid products known as astringents?

Astringents (drying agents), such as witch hazel, calamine, and zinc oxide. These help shrink hemorrhoids by pulling water out of the swollen tissue. This, in turn, helps reli (MORE)
In Food & Cooking

What are some astringent foods?

All legumes, including peanuts, beans, peas and lentils, have astringent qualities. So do many raw vegetables and fruits, especially those with bitter tastes. Examples include (MORE)
In Synonyms and Antonyms

Is asinine the opposite of the word astringent?

No. Asinine means ridiculous, foolish or stupid. Astringent as an adjective means tart, styptic, or caustic. Someone's remarks could conceivably be both astringent and asinine (MORE)