Patent Pick: Relax Already


The inventors on this patent application aim to bring hair down a notch with a composition to relax curls and reduce volume.

Relaxing curls and reducing hair volume
U.S. Patent Application 20160058686
Publication date: March 3, 2016
Inventors: M Mellul, L Paul and A Livoreil-Djampou

Disclosed in this patent application is a composition including an amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactant, cationic surfactants, sulfurous reducing agents and alkaline agents. 

With a weight ratio of the total amount of amphoteric/zwitterionic surfactant(s) to the total cationic surfactant(s) being greater than or equal to 1:2, this invention reportedly relaxes curls and/or reduces the volume of hair.

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