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CPC
COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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SPECIFIC USE OF COSMETICS OR SIMILAR TOILET PREPARATIONS
NOTE
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[C12.03]

1. This subclass covers the use of cosmetics or similar toilet preparations already classified as such in main group A61K 8/00 or in addition thereto in subclasses C11D and C12N or in classes C01, C07 and C08. 2. Since subclass A61P is not activated in ECLA, relevant IPC Note (2) is not applicable.

WARNING
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The groups of subclass A61Q are incomplete. See provisionally also A61K7/00 and subgroups

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Make-up preparations; Body powders; Preparations for removing make-up
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Preparations containing skin colorants, e.g. pigments (preparations in powder form A61Q 1/12)
A61Q 1/025
. .
{
Semi-permanent tattoos, stencils, e.g. "permanent make-up"
}
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for lips
A61Q 1/06
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Lipsticks
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for cheeks, e.g. rouge
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for eyes, e.g. eyeliner, mascara
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Face or body powders for grooming, adorning or absorbing
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A61Q 1/14
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Preparations for removing make-up
A61Q 1/145
. .
{
Tattoo removal
}
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Manicure or pedicure preparations
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Nail coatings
A61Q 3/04
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Nail coating removers
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Preparations for care of the hair
A61Q 5/002
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{
Preparations for repairing the hair, e.g. hair cure
}
A61Q 5/004
.
{
Preparations used to protect coloured hair
}
A61Q 5/006
.
{
Antidandruff preparations
}
A61Q 5/008
.
{
Preparations for oily hair
}
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Preparations for cleaning the hair
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Preparations for permanent waving or straightening the hair
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A61Q 5/06
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Preparations for styling the hair, e.g. by temporary shaping or colouring
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{
Preparations for temporary colouring the hair, e.g. direct dyes
}
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Preparations for bleaching the hair
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Preparations for permanently dyeing the hair
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Preparations containing hair conditioners
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A61Q 7/00
Preparations for affecting hair growth (preparations with therapeutic activity A61P17/14)
NOTE
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References listed below indicate IPC places which could also be of interest when carrying out a search in respect of the subject-matter covered by the preceding group: Preparations with therapeutic activits A61P17/14

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Preparations for inhibiting or slowing hair growth
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Preparations for removing hair or for aiding hair removal
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Shaving preparations
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Depilatories
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Preparations for care of the teeth, of the oral cavity or of dentures; Dentifrices, e.g. toothpastes; Mouth rinses
A61Q 11/02
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Preparations for deodorising, bleaching or disinfecting dentures
Formulations or additives for perfume preparations (essential oils or perfumes per se C11B 9/00)
Anti-perspirants or body deodorants (deodorisation of air A61L 9/00)
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Barrier preparations; Preparations brought into direct contact with the skin for affording protection against external influences, e.g. sunlight, X-rays or other harmful rays, corrosive materials, bacteria or insect stings (chemical means for combating harmful chemical agents A62D 3/00) Note: drugs for treating burns A61P17/02
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{
Antimicrobial preparations
}
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Containing insect repellants
NOTE
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References listed below indicate IPC places which could also be of interest when carrying out a search in respect of the subject-matter covered by the preceding group: Pest repellants A01N

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Topical preparations for affording protection against sunlight or other radiation; Topical sun tanning preparations
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Preparations for care of the skin
.
{
Preparations for care of the lips
}
A61Q 19/002
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{
Aftershave preparations
}
.
{
Aftersun preparations
}
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{
Preparations for sensitive skin
}
A61Q 19/007
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{
Preparations for dry skin
}
A61Q 19/008
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{
Preparations for oily skin
}
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for chemically bleaching or whitening the skin
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for chemically tanning the skin (topical sun or radiation screening or tanning preparations A61Q 17/04)
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for countering cellulitis
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Anti-ageing preparations
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Washing or bathing preparations
Cosmetics or similar toilet preparations for specific uses not provided for in other groups of this subclass
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