Patent Number: 6,251,373

Title: Photoprotective/cosmetic compositions comprising benzotriazole, bisresorcinyltriazine and benzoazolyl/benzodiazolyl sunscreens

Abstract: Topically applicable sunscreen/cosmetic compositions well suited for the synergistically enhanced photoprotection of human skin and/or hair against the damaging effects of UV-irradiation, particularly solar ratiation, comprise synergistically UV-photoprotecting effective amounts of each of (a) at least one benzotriazole compound, (b) at least one bisresorcinyltriazine compound and (c) at least one compound containing at least two benzoazolyl groups per molecule and/or at least one compound containing, per molecule, at least one benzodiazolyl group, formulated into a topically applicable, cosmetically acceptable vehicle, diluent or carrier therefor.

Inventors: Candau; Didier (Bievres, FR)

Assignee: Societe L'Oreal S.A.

International Classification: A61K 8/30 (20060101); A61K 8/49 (20060101); A61Q 17/04 (20060101); A61K 007/42 (); A61K 007/44 (); A61K 007/00 (); A61K 031/53 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018