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The use of UV filters in cosmetic and pharmaceutical sunscreen formulations

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007599D
Publication Date: 2002-Apr-09

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UV-B and UV-A radiations have acute, delayed and long term effects on the skin and hair. The use of UV absorbers can effectively protect skin as well as natural and dyed hair from the damaging rays of the sun. It has been found that certain triazine derivatives provide effective UV protection.