Have you thought of a word different from the usual rub/apply you use when you make the below statement?
'I want to apply cream/lotion on my body'
'give me cream let me rub on my body'
Now let me give you a different word you can use...
Pronounced - /em -broh-keyt/ (verb)
Meaning - to moisten and rub with lotion or ointment on an affected part of the body.
Administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony
of blessing (the way a pastor would apply anointing oil on a member's forehead)
Sentence examples :
1. Let me help you Embrocate the ointment on your back to help ease the pain.
2. My pastor embrocates every member's forehead every blessing Sunday.