Definition of superfatted in English:



  • (of soap) containing excess fats compared with its alkali content.

    • ‘‘Make sure to use superfatted soaps and cleaners (which include a high degree of moisturizing agents) to clean and impart moisture,’ she says.’
    • ‘If you have dry skin, stick with gentle, superfatted soaps - many of which contain up to one-third moisturizers.’
    • ‘Choose mild, superfatted soaps, which are products that have oils and fats added to them just after the soap manufacturing process.’
    • ‘Oil-based or superfatted soaps may be less likely to cause dryness, but they too should be used sparingly.’