Absorbent Article With Improved Fit
Patent #: 7,601,144
Inventor(s): Solgun Drevik
Company: SCA Hygiene Products AB
Patented is an absorbent article, such as a sanitary towel, with a stiffening area which is intended to contribute to the three-dimensional shape of the article during its use. The stiffening area is in a plane state before use of the article. The stiffening area is comprised of a first part area and a second part area which extends in the longitudinal direction of the article over the crotch portion and is separate from the first part area. The first stiffening part area has a width which exceeds the distance between the muscle tendons of the wearer on both sides of the crotch of the wearer in the groin of the latter.
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