The Gloss-ary continues with some vital terminology for your beautiful self! Keep checking back for more editions to the gloss-ary, or browse what we already have:A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T UOat protein: is absorbed by the skin and hair, this protein has moisture-binding properties. It gives hair improved body and greater elasticity, forming a film over its surface.Occlusive: substances that hold strongly to the surface of the skin, preventing access to the air and increasing absorption of cosmetic treatments.Octyl methoxycinnamate: a chemical sun-blocking agent found in many sunscreen creams.Octyl Stearate: derived from cascarilla bark and other natural items; provides a barrier between skin and the elements; softens and smoothes the skin.Olive Oil: Extract of olive. Emollient. Superior penetrating ability. Used in lipsticks, hairdressings, shampoos, soaps and conditioners.