Individually Packaged Absorbent Article
Patent #: 7,695,462
Inventor(s): Nobuya Sato and Kimiko Isobe
Company: Kao Corporation
Patended is an individually package structure having an absorbent article folded and packaged in a wrapper, the absorbent article having an absorbent body and a pair of flaps extending laterally outward from the longitudinal side edges of the absorbent body. The absorbent body has a skin facing side, a garment facing side, and an absorbent core between the skin facing side and the garment facing side. In the package, the absorbent article has the flaps folded over the skin facing side along respective fold lines LF and has an embossed pattern of depressions formed on and/or near the fold lines.
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