Robert Suffis, Morton L Barr, Kenya Ishida, Kiyohito Sawano, Augustinus G van Loveren, Tetsuo Nakatsu, Carter B Green, Gary A Reitz, Raphael K L Kang, Toshiya Sato deceased: Composition containing body activated fragrance for contacting the skin and method of use. The Mennen Company, Takasago International Corporation, Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus, May 6, 1997: US05626852 (41 worldwide citation)

Described is a fragrancing composition having fragrancing components that are not activated until, e.g., application to the skin of a human. The composition is alkaline or (if anhydrous) capable of producing an alkaline pH when in contact with water, prior to application, and includes (1) a vehicle ...

Toshiya Sato deceased, Kenya Ishida: Topical composition for treating acne vulgaris. Takasago International Corporation, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, January 10, 1995: US05380763 (12 worldwide citation)

A topical composition for treating acne vulgaris comprising 1-pentadecanol as an active ingredient and a carrier or diluent acceptable for topical composition is disclosed. The composition is highly effective on Propionibacterium acnes and of high safety.