Definition of facial tissue in English:

facial tissue

noun

  • Tissue that is used to blow one's nose, contain a sneeze, etc.

    ‘We do everything from bathroom and facial tissue to health-care products.’
    • ‘The new facial tissue will be available in August of this year, just in time for the cold and flu season.’
    • ‘Chances are, when a critic tells readers to ‘Keep the Kleenex handy’ for a television show, he doesn't mean viewers will be inconsolable without the unique comforts of a Kleenex-brand facial tissue product.’
    • ‘Either pack facial tissues with you or visit a restroom to blow your nose in the privacy of your very own stall.’
    • ‘Hay, tissue paper, paper towels, facial tissue, and old socks make excellent nesting materials.’
    • ‘Other suggestions included supplying waterless hand sanitizers, germ-killing paper towels and facial tissues, and antimicrobial soaps and installing ultraviolet lamps in ventilation systems to kill germs and disinfect the air.’
    • ‘Laser scanning systems in auto assembly plants are often referred to as the ‘Perceptron,’ almost in the way that facial tissues are often referred to as ‘Kleenex.’’
    • ‘After 10 days, the two groups showed no difference in symptoms as reported by questionnaires and determined by ‘mucous weights’ of their used facial tissues.’
    • ‘Keep powdered facial tissues in your purse or pocket.’
    • ‘Sure you can buy facial tissues than cost less than Kleenex, but we still have a tendency to call all the tissue brands Kleenex don't we?’
    • ‘Products like unscented facial tissues, low salt/no salt items and sugarless low-fat anything would sell here.’
    • ‘There's a certain facial tissue company who use the imagery of a fuzzy yellow duckling to advertise how soft their product is.’
    • ‘Half the world's commercial timber is needed to make paper products such as facial tissues, toilet paper, paper towels, handkerchiefs, gift wrap paper, packaging, photocopy paper, newspapers, magazines and even holiday photos.’
    • ‘So, most people here will admit to knowing a bit about branding, advertisements that over time cause you to associate certain items with specific manufacturers (Kleenex, rather than facial tissue etc).’