I took a photo of some jumbo ouates in a supermarket:
Did you catch the literal meaning of ouate de phoque printed on the t-shirt in entry #687?
I wanted to take a photo of a cuddly, little phoque, but I couldn’t find any here in Saint-Léonard. Here’s one from Wikipedia instead:
Ouate de phoque? Seal puff!
Near the jumbo ouates in the supermarket were these bâtonnets ouatés:
They’re usually just called Q-Tips in regular conversations, though.
In Cynthia Dulude’s video about applying eyeliner, she says:
Vous pouvez faire des petites retouches avec un Q-Tips.
You can do little touch-ups with a Q-Tip.