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Summary for Patent: 5,807,555
Title: Skin treatments with Smelophyllum capense extracts
Abstract:The present invention relates to a method and composition for topically administering a Smelophyllum capense extract as a cosmetic, dermatologic, or pharmaceutical composition to promote collagen synthesis. Administration of the composition results in the firming of the skin, improves healing and is suitable for treating various pathologies accompanied with a deficiency in collagen. The extract can also be added to cell culture medium used in the culture of skin cells, particularly skin fibroblasts. The composition can contain between 0.0001% and 1% by weight of the Smelophyllum capense extract, and the extract can be obtained by extraction with a polar solvent. The composition can contain other ingredients including ascorbic acid, madecassic acid, asiatic acid, madecassoside, asiaticoside, alpha-1-protease inhibitor, collagenase inhibitors, elastase inhibitors, lysine, proline, 2-oxoglutarate and ginsenoside Ro.
Inventor(s): Bonte; Frederic (Courbevoie, FR), Dumas; Marc (Colombes, FR), Lavaud; Catherine (Tinqueux, FR), Massiot; Georges (Reims, FR)
Assignee: LVMH Recherche (Nanterre, FR)
Application Number:08/849,453
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 5,807,555

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Approval Date Patent No. Expiredate
Smith & Nephew, Inc. SANTYL collagenase Ointment 101995 1965-06-04 ⤷  Try it Free 2014-12-23
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