Patent Number: 8,586,065

Title: Oil-in-water emulsified cosmetic composition

Abstract: The present invention relates to an oil-in-water emulsified cosmetic composition, which contains an emulsion having (A) a sphingosine represented by formula (1), (B) an acid compound selected from inorganic acids and organic acids having 5 or less carbon atoms, and (C) a ceramide represented by formula (2); and another emulsion having (D) an oil component selected from polar oils and hydrocarbon oils, and (E) a surfactant. The oil-in-water emulsified cosmetic composition contains a ceramide and is excellent in emulsion stability.

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yumiko (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Kao Corporation

International Classification: A61K 8/06 (20060101); A61K 8/41 (20060101); A61K 8/42 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018