Patent Pick: Substituted Azole Anti-aging


Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. The present invention from Procter & Gamble describes substituted azole to alleviate the signs of photo-aging.

Cosmetics containing substituted azole to alleviate photo-aging
U.S. Patent 9144538
Publication date: Sept. 29, 2015
Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company

Described in this patent are cosmetic compositions for alleviating signs of photo-aged skin. These contain a substituted azole, chosen from 1-phenylimidazole, 4-phenylimidazole or a combination thereof.

An effective amount of the composition is applied to the targeted UV-exposed skin surface for a period of time sufficient to alleviate at least one sign of photo-aging.

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