US Hair Care Formulation Patents Granted in 2012
US PATENTS IN HAIR CARE GRANTED IN 2012
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US PATENTS IN HAIR CARE FORMULATIONS GRANTED IN 2012



Patent No.: US8092787B2  Issued: 10/Jan/2012

Title: Personal product compositions comprising structured benefit agent premix or delivery vehicle and providing enhanced effect of optical modifier separate from structured benefit agent

Applicant/Assignee: UNILEVER HOME & PERSONAL CARE USA, DIVISION OF CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 10/443396   Filing Date: 22/May/2003

Abstract:

The present invention relates to compositions comprising a structured benefit agent pre-mix or delivery vehicle comprising benefit agent structured with crystalline materials, as defined, which when separately prepared and combined after preparation, provides enhanced delivery of optical modifier carried on, trapped within or in the presence of the structured benefit agent.

Priority:

Inventor: ZHANG XIAODONG [US]; GLYNN JR JOHN R [US]; O'CONNOR STEPHEN M [US]; SHAH PRAVIN [US]


Patent No.: US8093192B2  Issued: 10/Jan/2012

Title: Personal Wash Compositions Comprising Specific Blends of Saturated (Hydrogenated) Oil to Unsaturated Triglyceride Oils

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC., D/B/A UNILEVER, CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/371050   Filing Date: 13/Feb/2009

Abstract:

The present invention provides personal wash compositions where blends of triglyceride oils are specifically formulated to provide functional benefits. Specifically when formulated to have specific blend of saturated to unsaturated oils, perfect balance between, on the one hand, spreadability and deposition and, on the other hand, retention of excellent framing, is achieved.

Priority:

Inventor: LIU HONGJIE [US]; ANANTHAPADMANABHAN KAVSSERY PARAMESWARAN [US]; LANG DAVID JOHN [US]


Patent No.: US8093193B2  Issued: 10/Jan/2012

Title: COMPOSITION BASED ON GLYCEROL ETHER/POLYOL MIXTURES

Applicant/Assignee: AIR LIQUIDE SANTE (INTERNATIONAL)

Application No.: 13/112340   Filing Date: 20/May/2011

Abstract:

The invention relates to compositions which comprise one or more glycerol ethers together with one or more diol/diols and/or polyol/polyols. As a result, as well as good microbicidal effectiveness, whitening is reduced or avoided, drying-out of the skin is prevented, the moisture content is regulated and the skin is regreased to an adequate extent.

Priority: DE200710017851 Applic. Date: 2007-04-16; US2008-101171 Applic. Date: 2008-04-11

Inventor: BEILFUSS WOLFGANG [DE]; WUTSCH SABINE [DE]; WEBER KLAUS [DE]; GRADTKE RALF [DE]


Patent No.: US8097264B2  Issued: 17/Jan/2012

Title: Natural emulsifying agent

Applicant/Assignee: B & T S.R.L, HALLSTAR ITALIA S.R.L

Application No.: 10/877989   Filing Date: 29/Jun/2004

Abstract:

A natural emulsifying or coemulsifying agent is formed from fatty acids of olive oil emulsified with 5 to 8 mol ethoxylated cetyl stearyl alcohol. This natural emulsifier is particularly suited for applications in the field of cosmetics, particularly in cosmetic creams, to produce products exhibiting a pleasant silk touch, with hydrating properties and good smoothness.

Priority: EP20030425437 Applic. Date: 2003-07-01

Inventor: AMARI SERGIO [IT]; SCHUBERT CRISTINA [IT]


Patent No.: US8097571B2  Issued: 17/Jan/2012

Title: COMPOSITION CONTAINING AT LEAST ONE HYDROXY ACID, AT LEAST ONE MONO- OR DISACCHARIDE AND AT LEAST ONE CERAMIDE, AND METHODS

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 11/686968   Filing Date: 16/Mar/2007

Abstract:

Composition which, in a preferred embodiment, contains, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one monosaccharide and/or disaccharide, at least one [alpha]-hydroxy acid, and at least one ceramide compound. Uses include topical application for the treatment of keratinous substances, in particular keratinous fibres, especially the hair.

Priority: FR20060051187 Applic. Date: 2006-04-04; US2006-796861P Applic. Date: 2006-05-03

Inventor: MELLUL MYRIAM [FR]; STURLA JEAN-MICHEL [FR]


Patent No.: US8097572B2  Issued: 17/Jan/2012

Title: Rinse-Off Personal Care Compositions

Applicant/Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY

Application No.: 12/686735   Filing Date: 13/Jan/2010

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a cleanser composition comprising a) from about 1% to about 20% of fatty acid soap containing from about 8 to about 16 carbon atoms

b) from about 2% to about 20% of a synthetic surfactant

and c) water, wherein the composition comprises a metal ion in a level no more than a predetermined amount to provide a turbidity no higher than about 9NTU.

Priority: US2009-144167P Applic. Date: 2009-01-13

Inventor: TAO BINWU [CN]; COFFINDAFFER TIMOTHY WOODROW [US]


Patent No.: US8097574B2  Issued: 17/Jan/2012

Title: Personal Cleansing Compositions Comprising A Bacterial Cellulose Network And Cationic Polymer

Applicant/Assignee: THE GILLETTE COMPANY

Application No.: 12/854340   Filing Date: 11/Aug/2010

Abstract:

A personal cleansing composition comprising a liquid matrix comprising water

a lathering surfactant

and an external structurant comprising a bacterial cellulose network and a cationic polymer

wherein a particulate material is suspended within the liquid matrix and the composition has a compositional pH of less than about 7. Methods of use and making are also provided.

Priority: US2009-233976P Applic. Date: 2009-08-14

Inventor: HEATH BENJAMIN PARKER [US]; COFFINDAFFER TIMOTHY WOODROW [US]; KYTE III KENNETH EUGENE [US]; SMITH III EDWARD DEWEY [US]; MCCONAUGHY SHAWN D [US]


Patent No.: US8101161B2  Issued: 24/Jan/2012

Title: Method of enhancing hair growth

Applicant/Assignee: ALLERGAN, INC

Application No.: 11/805122   Filing Date: 22/May/2007

Abstract:

Methods and compositions for stimulating the growth of hair are disclosed wherein said compositions include a cyclopentane heptanoic acid, 2-cycloalkyl or arylalkyl compound represented by the formula I wherein the dashed bonds represent a single or double bond which can be in the cis or trans configuration, A, B, Z, X, R1 and R2 are as defined in the specification. Such compositions are used in treating the skin or scalp of a human or non-human animal. Bimatoprost is preferred for this treatment.

Priority: US2003-345788 Applic. Date: 2003-01-15; US2002-354425P Applic. Date: 2002-02-04

Inventor: WOODWARD DAVID F [US]; VANDENBURGH AMANDA M [US]


Patent No.: US8101162B2  Issued: 24/Jan/2012

Title: HAIR GROWTH COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: AJINOMOTO CO. INC, AJINOMOTO CO., INC

Application No.: 12/330054   Filing Date: 08/Dec/2008

Abstract:

The present invention provides a hair growth agent having novel action mechanism and a hair growth composition containing the agent. Specifically, the present invention provides a novel hair growth composition containing one or more kinds of epsilon-N-(gamma-glutamyl)lysine or a salt thereof.

Priority: JP20060159323 Applic. Date: 2006-06-08; WO2007JP61692 Applic. Date: 2007-06-05

Inventor: SHIMADA MAKI [JP]; TAKINO YOSHINOBU [JP]


Patent No.: US8114389B2  Issued: 14/Feb/2012

Title: Nanoemulsions comprising at least one amphiphilic lipid, at least one oil, and at least one nonionic polymer, and uses thereof

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL S.A

Application No.: 11/097371   Filing Date: 04/Apr/2005

Abstract:

Oil-in-water nanoemulsions comprising oil globules with an average size of less than 150 nm and comprising at least one oil, at least one amphiphilc lipid, and at least one nonionic polymer comprising at least one hydrophobic block and at least one hydrophilic block. Processes comprising such oil-in-water nanoemulsions.

Priority: FR20000000793 Applic. Date: 2000-01-21; US2001-766403 Applic. Date: 2001-01-22

Inventor: DOUIN VERONIQUE [FR]; CAZIN BENEDICTE [FR]; SIMONNET JEAN-THIERRY [FR]; AUBRUN ODILE [FR]


Patent No.: US8114390B2  Issued: 14/Feb/2012

Title: Method for Treating Hair Growth Disorders, Such as Female Pattern Alopecia, and Compositions Useful Therefore

Applicant/Assignee: THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY, THE ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS ON BEHALF OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

Application No.: 11/922378   Filing Date: 26/Jun/2006

Abstract:

The invention relates to formulations useful in treating hair disorders, improving the health of hair, increasing hair growth, and in increasing the niacin content of hair follicles. Nicotinic acid alkyl esters having a straight chain alkyl group of from 1 to 22 methylene units, preferably from 6 to 16 methylene units, and most preferably from 8 to 14 methyl units, may be used, alone or in combinations for treating these conditions.

Priority: US2005-693716P Applic. Date: 2005-06-24; WO2006US24921 Applic. Date: 2006-06-26

Inventor: JACOBSON ELAINE L [US]; JACOBSON MYRON K [US]; KIM HYUNTAE [US]; COYLE DONNA L [US]; COYLE WILLIAM R [US]


Patent No.: US8114392B2  Issued: 14/Feb/2012

Title: Method for Smoothing Fibers Containing Keratin

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 12/942193   Filing Date: 09/Nov/2010

Abstract:

Method for smoothing fibers containing keratin, in particular human hair. Fibers are subjected to a thermal treatment and to a treatment with an agent containing at least one conditioning compound selected from cationic polymers, quaternary ammonium compounds, silicones and protein hydrolyzates. The invention also relates to the use of an agent containing at least one of the conditioning compounds concerned in said method for smoothing fibers containing keratin. The inventive method achieves an excellent, uniform smoothing of the fibers, which are also conditioned.

Priority: DE20031038883 Applic. Date: 2003-08-23; US2005-297707 Applic. Date: 2005-12-08; WO2004EP09151 Applic. Date: 2004-08-14

Inventor: MUELLER BURKHARD [DE]; SCHELLIN AALTJE [DE]; NEUBUESER INGE [DE]


Patent No.: US8114938B2  Issued: 14/Feb/2012

Title: POLYURETHANE DISPERSIONS FOR USE IN PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS

Applicant/Assignee: BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE LLC

Application No.: 12/238524   Filing Date: 26/Sep/2008

Abstract:

The invention relates to an aqueous polyurethane dispersion suitable for use in personal care products, the dispersed polyurethane comprising the reaction products of: A) a prepolymer according to the formula: wherein R1 represents a bivalent radical of a dihydroxyl functional compound, R2 represents a hydrocarbon radical of an aliphatic or cycloaliphatic polyisocyanate, R3 represents a radical of a low molecular weight diol, optionally substituted with ionic groups, n is from 0 to 5, and m is >1

B) at least one chain extender according to the formula: H2N-R4-NH2 wherein R4 represents an alkylene or alkylene oxide radical not substituted with ionic or potentially ionic groups

and C) at least one chain extender according to the formula: H2N-R5-NH2 wherein R5 represents an alkylene radical substituted with ionic or potentially ionic groups.

Priority: US2007-717864 Applic. Date: 2007-03-14

Inventor: BEREZKIN YULIYA [US]; SCHMITT PETER D [US]; UNAL SERKAN [US]


Patent No.: US8124060B2  Issued: 28/Feb/2012

Title: COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING A BIMODAL FILM FORMER AND CROSS-LINKED STARCH

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL S.A

Application No.: 11/676759   Filing Date: 20/Feb/2007

Abstract:

The invention relates to compositions containing (a) at least one bimodal film former

and (b) at least one cross-linked starch as well as to methods of using such compositions and kits containing such compositions.

Priority:

Inventor: FENG SUE [US]; YUNG KAREN [US]


Patent No.: US8124064B2  Issued: 28/Feb/2012

Title: In-Vitro Deposition Evaluation Method for Identifying Personal Care Compositions Which Provide Improved Deposition of Benefit Agents

Applicant/Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY

Application No.: 12/511034   Filing Date: 28/Jul/2009

Abstract:

The present invention relates to an in-vitro deposition evaluation method and an system for evaluating deposition of personal care compositions. The method comprises the steps of providing a microplate and at least one body that is capable of movement within the plurality of wells of the microplate. The method comprises the steps of providing a sample that comprises a personal care composition and depositing sufficient volume of sample to submerge a body within the wells of the microplate. The method comprises the steps of providing a skin mimic and contacting the skin mimic and the microplate such that the skin mimic is exposed to the sample and the body. The method comprises the steps of causing at least one body to move wherein a portion of the sample is transferred to the skin mimic and quantifying the amount of the sample that is transferred to the skin mimic.

Priority: US2008-084125P Applic. Date: 2008-07-28

Inventor: WEI KARL SHIQING [US]; STELLA QING [US]


Patent No.: US8128915B2  Issued: 06/Mar/2012

Title: Aqueous fatty monoamine-containing carrier systems for water -insoluble materials

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 11/154155   Filing Date: 16/Jun/2005

Abstract:

The present invention is drawn to a carrier composition containing: (a) at least one fatty monoamine compound

(b) at least one nonionic surfactant

(c) at least one anionic silicone

and (d) at least one water-insoluble material, and wherein the composition, when combined with an aqueous phase, forms an aqueous delivery system which is both stable, and clear to slightly hazy/limpid in appearance.

Priority:

Inventor: CANNELL DAVID W [US]; HASHIMOTO SAWA [US]; ESPINO CYNTHIA CHONG [US]; BARGER KATHERINE NATALIE [US]; LANZETTA LYDIA [US]; NGUYEN NGHI VAN [US]


Patent No.: US8128916B2  Issued: 06/Mar/2012

Title: Aqueous fatty quaternary amine-containing carrier systems for water-insoluble materials

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 11/154156   Filing Date: 16/Jun/2005

Abstract:

The present invention is drawn to a carrier composition containing: (a) at least one fatty quaternary amine compound

(b) at least one nonionic surfactant

(c) at least one anionic silicone

and (d) at least one water-insoluble material, and wherein the composition, when combined with an aqueous phase, forms an aqueous delivery system which is both stable, and clear to slightly hazy/limpid in appearance.

Priority:

Inventor: CANNELL DAVID W [US]; HASHIMOTO SAWA [US]; ESPINO CYNTHIA CHONG [US]; BARGER KATHERINE NATALIE [US]; LANZETTA LYDIA [US]; NGUYEN NGHI VAN [US]


Patent No.: US8128917B2  Issued: 06/Mar/2012

Title: Aqueous polyamine-containing carrier systems for water-insoluble materials

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 11/154249   Filing Date: 16/Jun/2005

Abstract:

The present invention is drawn to a carrier composition containing: (a) at least one polyamine compound comprising at least two amino groups

(b) at least one nonionic surfactant

(c) at least one anionic silicone

and (d) at least one water-insoluble material, and wherein the composition, when combined with an aqueous phase, forms an aqueous delivery system which is both stable, and clear to slightly hazy/limpid in appearance.

Priority:

Inventor: CANNELL DAVID W [US]; HASHIMOTO SAWA [US]; ESPINO CYNTHIA CHONG [US]; BARGER KATHERINE NATALIE [US]; NGUYEN NGHI VAN [US]


Patent No.: US8129569B2  Issued: 06/Mar/2012

Title: Photolabile Fragrance Storage Substances

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 12/890796   Filing Date: 27/Sep/2010

Abstract:

Photolabile fragrance storage substances capable of the photo-induced release of cyclic compounds having semi-cyclic double bonds are described. Further described is a method for sustained scenting of surfaces and a method for production of said fragrance storage substances.

Priority: DE200810016327 Applic. Date: 2008-03-28; WO2009EP51674 Applic. Date: 2009-02-13

Inventor: HUCHEL URSULA [DE]; KROPF CHRISTIAN [DE]; GRIESBECK AXEL [DE]; HINZE OLGA [DE]; PEREZ-RUIZ RAOUL [DE]


Patent No.: US8133478B2  Issued: 13/Mar/2012

Title: Cosmetic nanocomposites based on in-situ cross-linked POSS materials

Applicant/Assignee: AVON PRODUCTS INC

Application No.: 11/801287   Filing Date: 09/May/2007

Abstract:

A cosmetic composition for caring for and/or making up the skin, lips and/or body in the form of a film, which is non-transferable, long-lasting with a comfortable feeling of use to consumers over long periods of wear time. The composition contains graftable POSS which forms a film when it cures in situ. The invention also relates to using such film for preparing a cosmetic composition and a makeup process and makeup kit comprising the product.

Priority:

Inventor: MAITRA PRITHWIRAJ [US]; ZHENG TAO [US]


Patent No.: US8133479B2  Issued: 13/Mar/2012

Title: Hair Restorer

Applicant/Assignee: COSMO OIL CO., LTD

Application No.: 11/568322   Filing Date: 06/Jul/2004

Abstract:

The object of the present invention is to provide a hair restorer which exhibits a stimulatory effect on hair restoration against hair loss, hair thinning, split ends, hair graying, etc., with higher stability and safety than those of known hair restorers containing 5-aminolevulinic acids as active components. By using 5-aminolevulinic acid or its salt or its derivative, and a composition containing iron sodium diethylenetriaminepentaacetate or iron ammonium diethylenetriaminepentaacetate as active components, a hair restorer and a method for restoring hair which are excellent in hair growth promotion, and stability and safety, are provided.

Priority: WO2004JP09894 Applic. Date: 2004-07-06; JP20040134709 Applic. Date: 2004-04-28

Inventor: ITO YOSHIYASU [JP]


Patent No.: US8133508B2  Issued: 13/Mar/2012

Title: Fluorescent cosmetic composition

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 11/540651   Filing Date: 02/Oct/2006

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing, in a physiologically acceptable medium, fluorescent particles comprising molecules of at least one fluorescent organic compound trapped inside a matrix at least partially formed by at least one metal oxide, said composition comprising less than 100 mg/l of said fluorescent organic compound or compounds dissolved in a liquid phase of the medium.

Priority: US2005-722448P Applic. Date: 2005-10-03

Inventor: DUMOUSSEAUX CHRISTOPHE [JP]


Patent No.: US8138134B2  Issued: 20/Mar/2012

Title: QUATERNIZED CELLULOSE ETHERS FOR PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS

Applicant/Assignee: UNION CARBIDE CHEMICALS & PLASTICS TECHNOLOGY LLC

Application No.: 12/443333   Filing Date: 24/Sep/2007

Abstract:

Quaternized cellulose ethers suitable for personal care products are described.

Priority: US2006-848550P Applic. Date: 2006-09-29; US2007-898567P Applic. Date: 2007-01-31; WO2007US79302 Applic. Date: 2007-09-24

Inventor: ZHANG XIAODONG [US]; KREEGER RUSSELL L [US]; DIANTONIO EDWARD F [US]; LI WING K [US]; DROVETSKAYA TATIANA [US]


Patent No.: US8142766B1  Issued: 27/Mar/2012

Title: Suzaby hair removal gel composition

Applicant/Assignee:

Application No.: 12/590538   Filing Date: 10/Nov/2009

Abstract:

A gel composition for removal of unwanted human hair from human skin that is comprised of a mixture of a majority portion of sugar and minor portions of lemon juice and water. The portions of sugar and lemon juice are initially heated to an appropriate temperature over a sufficient duration at which time the minor portion of water is added to the mixture. After adding water to the first mixture, the second mixture with water is heated until a composition of gel-like consistency has been produced. The composition is applied by hand or utensil to a part of human skin with unwanted hair and then covered with an absorbent layer of cloth until the unwanted hair has been dissolved by the composition at which time the cloth is removed from the skin with the composition absorbed therein and unwanted hair attached thereon.

Priority:

Inventor: BHATTI YASMIN AZRA [US]


Patent No.: US8142767B2  Issued: 27/Mar/2012

Title: Cosmetic hair composition

Applicant/Assignee: GE TOSHIBA SILICONES CO., LTD, MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS JAPAN LLC

Application No.: 10/581714   Filing Date: 03/Dec/2004

Abstract:

The hair cosmetic composition contains a solvent-containing silicone emulsion (A) which is prepared by emulsifying a mixture of high-molecular-weight polyorganosiloxane (a) obtained by emulsion polymerization and a volatile solvent (b), a surfactant (B) and water (C). The component solvent-containing silicone emulsion (A) is contained at a ratio of 0.1-10 wt % as a total amount of the high-molecular-weight polyorganosiloxane (a) and the volatile solvent (b). And, the component surfactant (B) is contained at a ratio of 0.05-40 wt %. Hair is provided with outstanding smoothness and softness, and particularly good finger combing when rinsing the hair.

Priority: WO2004JP18015 Applic. Date: 2004-12-03; JP20030408113 Applic. Date: 2003-12-05

Inventor: SUENAGA KOJI [JP]; SATO AKINORI [JP]; HORIE YUTAKA [JP]


Patent No.: US8147811B1  Issued: 03/Apr/2012

Title: Use of hyaluronic acid derivatives in pharmaceutical preparations and biomaterials for the prevention and treatment of cutaneous scars

Applicant/Assignee: FIDIA FARMACEUTICI S.P.A

Application No.: 10/019387   Filing Date: 29/Jun/2000

Abstract:

Use of hyaluronic acid derivatives for the preparation of biomaterials for the prevention of the formation and the treatment of cutaneous scars, wherein the hyaluronic acid derivatives are optionally combined with pharmacologically or biologically active compounds.

Priority: IT1999PD00144 Applic. Date: 1999-06-29; WO2000EP06087 Applic. Date: 2000-06-29

Inventor: DALLE CARBONARE MAURIZIO [IT]; CALLEGARO LANFRANCO [IT]


Patent No.: US8147814B2  Issued: 03/Apr/2012

Title: Personal care compositions comprising certain dye-polymer complexes

Applicant/Assignee: BASF SE

Application No.: 12/231579   Filing Date: 04/Sep/2008

Abstract:

The present invention relates to personal care compositions comprising certain dye-polymer complexes. Additionally, methods for coloration of personal care compositions using said dye-polymer complexes are disclosed.

Priority: US2007-967534P Applic. Date: 2007-09-05

Inventor: SONG ZHIQIANG [US]; JAYNES BINGHAM SCOTT [US]; LUPIA JOSEPH ANTHONY [US]; ZHOU XIAN-ZHI [US]


Patent No.: US8148309B2  Issued: 03/Apr/2012

Title: Acrylic polymer based personal cleansing composition having high transparency, and method of making

Applicant/Assignee: THE DIAL CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/298711   Filing Date: 30/Apr/2007

Abstract:

A composition and method for a cross-linked acrylic acid polymer based personal cleanser having high clarity is disclosed. Particular compositional ingredients are combined in a specified process such that the final composition comprises a clear, transparent personal cleansing product.

Priority: US2006-745930P Applic. Date: 2006-04-28; WO2007US67818 Applic. Date: 2007-04-30

Inventor: LUCIOW CHRIS [US]; ENG EVANGELINE [US]


Patent No.: US8148569B1  Issued: 03/Apr/2012

Title: Guerbet citrate polyesters

Applicant/Assignee: SURFATECH CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/584407   Filing Date: 05/Oct/2009

Abstract:

The present invention has as its objective a series of citrate polyesters that have based upon guerbet alcohols reacted with citric acid, and crosslinked by diols. These polymers have a very low viscosity when one considers the molecular weight, and are ideally suited to personal care applications due to their unique feel.

Priority:

Inventor: O'LENICK KEVIN A [US]; O'LENICK ANDREW J [US]; O'LENICK JR ANTHONY J [US]


Patent No.: US8153108B2  Issued: 10/Apr/2012

Title: Hair cosmetic product

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 10/829954   Filing Date: 23/Apr/2004

Abstract:

A hair cosmetic product has a two agent type hair cosmetic which comprises a first agent containing an alkali agent and a second agent containing hydrogen peroxide, wherein at least one of the first and second agents contains a surfactant

and a foamer vessel which discharges a mixed liquid comprising the first and second agents in the form of foam. Another hair cosmetic product has a two agent type hair cosmetic which contains a first agent that includes an alkali agent and a second agent that includes hydrogen peroxide, and which is used after mixing the first and second agents immediately prior to use, and a foamer vessel from which a mixed liquid of the first and second agents is discharged in the form of foam. A surfactant is contained in the mixed liquid at an amount of 0.1 to 10 wt %, and the viscosity of the mixed liquid at 25 DEG C. is 1 to 300 mPas.

Priority: JP20030122808 Applic. Date: 2003-04-25

Inventor: FUJINUMA HIROYUKI [JP]; MATSUO TAKASHI [JP]; OGAWA MASAHIKO [JP]; KOSHIKA TOMOHITO [JP]; OKADA KAZUHIRO [JP]


Patent No.: US8153571B2  Issued: 10/Apr/2012

Title: Composition for Permanent or Semipermanent Tinting of Keratin Fibers with Oil-In-Glycol Lamellar Gel

Applicant/Assignee:

Application No.: 12/528674   Filing Date: 26/Feb/2008

Abstract:

The present invention has for object an oil-in-glycol lamellar gel, which comprises (a) at least one glycol, (b) at least one fatty alcohol, (c) at least one cationic surfactant, (d) at least one non-ionic surfactant and (e) at least one amino acid, for application as an addictive for permanent or semi-permanent keratin fiber color products, being the said lamellar gel able to improve dispersion of colorant agents in the color composition and the distribution, diffusion, interaction and maintenance of the colorant agents in the keratin fibers, which results in greater color vitality and retardation of the discoloring process.

Priority: BR2007PI05069 Applic. Date: 2007-02-27; WO2008US54943 Applic. Date: 2008-02-26

Inventor: AGARELLI ALEXANDRA BAZITO [BR]; PERASSINOTO NELSON LUIS [BR]; RAPONI MARIA REGINA BARTUCCIO [BR]; VAIROLETTO LIGIA [BR]; BRENNER LILIANA CALORE [BR]


Patent No.: US8153572B2  Issued: 10/Apr/2012

Title: CONDITIONING SHAMPOO COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/920469   Filing Date: 05/Mar/2009

Abstract:

Aqueous conditioning shampoo comprising cleansing surfactant and a conditioning gel network, the gel network comprising a particulate having a melting point above 70 DEG C. and glyceryl monostearate.

Priority: EP20080152752 Applic. Date: 2008-03-14; WO2009EP52598 Applic. Date: 2009-03-05

Inventor: CHUCHOTIROS APIRUDEE [CN]; GILES COLIN CHRISTOPHER DAVID [CN]; SINSAWAT ANUCHAI [CN]


Patent No.: US8153740B2  Issued: 10/Apr/2012

Title: Ampholytic copolymer and use thereof

Applicant/Assignee: BASF AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT

Application No.: 10/541157   Filing Date: 30/Jun/2005

Abstract:

The present invention relates to an ampholytic copolymer, to polyelectrolyte complexes which comprise such an ampholytic copolymer, and to cosmetic or pharmaceutical compositions which comprise at least one ampholytic copolymer or one polyelectrolyte complex.

Priority: DE20021061750 Applic. Date: 2002-12-30; WO2003EP14944 Applic. Date: 2003-12-29

Inventor: NGUYEN-KIM SON [DE]; SCHUCH HORST [DE]; KAISER THOMAS [DE]; WOOD CLAUDIA [DE]; HOSSEL PETER [DE]


Patent No.: US8158112B2  Issued: 17/Apr/2012

Title: HAIR COSMETIC PRODUCT

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/849576   Filing Date: 03/Aug/2010

Abstract:

A hair cosmetic product has a two agent type hair cosmetic which comprises a first agent containing an alkali agent and a second agent containing hydrogen peroxide, wherein at least one of the first and second agents contains a surfactant

and a foamer vessel which discharges a mixed liquid comprising the first and second agents in the form of foam. Another hair cosmetic product has a two agent type hair cosmetic which contains a first agent that includes an alkali agent and a second agent that includes hydrogen peroxide, and which is used after mixing the first and second agents immediately prior to use, and a foamer vessel from which a mixed liquid of the first and second agents is discharged in the form of foam. A surfactant is contained in the mixed liquid at an amount of 0.1 to 10 wt %, and the viscosity of the mixed liquid at 25 DEG C. is 1 to 300 mPas.

Priority: JP20030122808 Applic. Date: 2003-04-25; US2004-829954 Applic. Date: 2004-04-23

Inventor: FUJINUMA HIROYUKI [JP]; MATSUO TAKASHI [JP]; OGAWA MASAHIKO [JP]; KOSHIKA TOMOHITO [JP]; OKADA KAZUHIRO [JP]


Patent No.: US8163273B2  Issued: 24/Apr/2012

Title: Process for permanently reshaping the hair using aminosilicones

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL S.A

Application No.: 10/116144   Filing Date: 05/Apr/2002

Abstract:

An improvement of a process for permanently reshaping keratin fibres, comprising the application to the keratin fibres, before the reducing operation and/or after the fixing operation, of a pre-treatment and/or post-treatment cosmetic composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable vehicle, at least one aminosilicone microemulsion, the number-average primary size of the particles in the at least one microemulsion ranging from 3 to 70 nm.

Priority: FR20010004727 Applic. Date: 2001-04-06

Inventor: DEVIN-BAUDOIN PRISCILLE [FR]; SABBAGH ANNE [FR]


Patent No.: US8163685B2  Issued: 24/Apr/2012

Title: SOY SKIN CARE

Applicant/Assignee:

Application No.: 12/419397   Filing Date: 07/Apr/2009

Abstract:

Skin care preparation materials comprising substantial amounts of food grade soy flour in soap bars in separate soap bars suitable for detoxification and makeup removal, exfoliation and moisturization. The food grade soy flours are of differing types and fat content as well as particle size and lecithin content suitable for each of the skin care purposes. A seriatim regimen of skin care with the soap bars is used for maximum skin care effect.

Priority:

Inventor: GOLDENBERG MICHAEL [US]


Patent No.: US8168162B2  Issued: 01/May/2012

Title: STYLING AGENTS GIVING AN HIGH DEGREE OF HOLD

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 12/442561   Filing Date: 16/Aug/2007

Abstract:

The invention relates to agents for temporarily shaping keratin fibers, said agents containing: a) at least one film-forming and/or setting amphoteric polymer A and b) at least one copolymer B formed by at least one monomer B1 selected from acrylamide, methacrylamide, N-alkylacrylamide and N-alkylmethacrylamide, at least one monomer B2 selected from N-vinyllactams, at least one monomer B3 selected from quaternized N-vinylimidazoles and the monomer N-vinylimidazole. The invention also relates to the use of the agents for temporarily shaping hair and to an aerosol styling mousse that contains a corresponding agent and at least one propellant.

Priority: DE200610045965 Applic. Date: 2006-09-27; WO2007EP58491 Applic. Date: 2007-08-16

Inventor: KNAPPE THORSTEN [DE]; SCHEFFLER RENE [DE]


Patent No.: US8168576B2  Issued: 01/May/2012

Title: Volume Giving Cleansing Composition

Applicant/Assignee: KPSS-KAO PROFESSIONAL SALON SERVICES GMBH, KAO GERMANY GMBH

Application No.: 13/024968   Filing Date: 10/Feb/2011

Abstract:

The present invention is related to an aqueous cleansing composition especially for keratin fibers such as human hair with excellent volume enhancing effect. First object of the present invention is a cleansing composition for hair comprising at least one surfactant selected from anionic, non-ionic and amphoteric ones and furthermore comprising at least one ethoxylated monoglyceride according to the general formula wherein R1 is a saturated or unsaturated and branched or straight alkyl chain with a chain length of 7 to 21 C atoms and x+y+z has a value of 3 to 200 and at least one (poly)propylene glycol according to the following formula wherein n has a value between 1 and 70.

Priority: EP20080007353 Applic. Date: 2008-04-15; US2009-420375 Applic. Date: 2009-04-08

Inventor: HOFFMANN MARTIN [DE]; LEUKEL-SCHAEFER DIANA [DE]


Patent No.: US8173112B2  Issued: 08/May/2012

Title: Emulsified Composition for Hair

Applicant/Assignee: SHISEIDO COMPANY LTD, SHISEIDO CO., LTD

Application No.: 10/558202   Filing Date: 26/May/2004

Abstract:

An emulsified composition for hair, which contains a nonionic surfactant that is a solid at normal temperature and has a Krafft point of at least 40 DEG C., an oil component, and water, and which has an average emulsified particle size of 0.5 [mu]m or less, provides long-lasting luster. Further, an emulsified composition for hair, which is an water-in-oil emulsified composition and which contains the following two types of oil phase as the oil phase, improves the feel of hair immediately after use: 1) an oil phase with an average particle size of 0.5 [mu]m or less, formed with a nonionic surfactant that is a solid at normal temperature and has a Krafft point of at least 40 DEG C., and 2) an oil phase with an average particle size of 0.5 to 100 [mu]m, formed with a surfactant and/or an alkyl-modified carboxyvinyl polymer.

Priority: JP20030147185 Applic. Date: 2003-05-26; JP20030324603 Applic. Date: 2003-09-17; WO2004JP07532 Applic. Date: 2004-05-26

Inventor: ISHIKUBO AKIRA [JP]; KAWASOE TOMOYUKI [JP]; TAKEDA SHUNSUKE [JP]


Patent No.: US8173121B2  Issued: 08/May/2012

Title: LYSYL OXIDASE-LIKE 1 (LOXL1) AND ELASTOGENESIS

Applicant/Assignee: MASSACHUSETTS EYE & EAR INFIRMARY

Application No.: 12/699701   Filing Date: 03/Feb/2010

Abstract:

Described are methods of treating and preventing conditions associated with a loss of elastic fibers. Also provided herein are methods of screening for agents useful in treating such conditions, and animal models of conditions associated with a loss of elastic fibers.

Priority: US2004-538962P Applic. Date: 2004-01-23; US2005-041589 Applic. Date: 2005-01-24; US2007-809495 Applic. Date: 2007-06-01

Inventor: LI TIANSEN [US]; LIU XIAOQING [US]


Patent No.: US8173583B2  Issued: 08/May/2012

Title: USE OF CATIONIC COPOLYMERS OF AMINE-CONTAINING ACRYLATES AND N-VINYLIMIDAZOLIUM SALTS IN HAIR COSMETIC PREPARATIONS

Applicant/Assignee: BASF SE

Application No.: 12/377203   Filing Date: 06/Aug/2007

Abstract:

The present invention relates to the use of cationic polymers obtainable by free-radical copolymerization of a) 60 to 99 mol % of at least one 1-vinylimidazole monomer, b) 1 to 40 mol % of at least one free-radically polymerizable quaternizable monomer b1) or methacrylic acid b2) and c) 0 to 30 mol % of at least one further free-radically copolymerizable monomer different from a) and b) in hair cosmetic preparations.

Priority: EP20060118775 Applic. Date: 2006-08-11; WO2007EP58121 Applic. Date: 2007-08-06

Inventor: GARCIA CASTRO IVETTE [DE]; WINTER GABI [CN]; WOOD CLAUDIA [DE]


Patent No.: US8173850B2  Issued: 08/May/2012

Title: ALKANEDIOL COMPOSITION, PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME, AND COSMETIC

Applicant/Assignee: ADEKA CORPORATION

Application No.: 13/213854   Filing Date: 19/Aug/2011

Abstract:

A less malodorous alkanediol composition, a process for producing the alkanediol composition efficiently, and a cosmetic containing the alkanediol composition are provided. An alkanediol composition contains 0.005 parts by mass or less of ester compound per 100 parts by mass of alkanediol compound having four or more carbon atoms. An alkanediol composition contains 0.2 parts by mass or less of dioxane compound per 100 parts by mass of alkanediol compound having four or more carbon atoms. Furthermore, an ether-containing dihydric alcohol is preferably 0.3 parts by mass or less per 100 parts by mass of alkanediol compound.

Priority: JP20050133200 Applic. Date: 2005-04-28; US2007-912698 Applic. Date: 2007-10-26; WO2006JP308652 Applic. Date: 2006-04-25

Inventor: FURUYA MASAKI [JP]; TSUSHIMA YASUHIRO [JP]; NAMIWA KIMIYOSHI [JP]


Patent No.: US8187579B2  Issued: 29/May/2012

Title: THICKENING AGENT

Applicant/Assignee: AJINOMOTO CO., INC

Application No.: 12/045260   Filing Date: 10/Mar/2008

Abstract:

Thickening agents which containing a specific N-acylamino acid (component A) and a specific amideamine (component B) are capable of generating, when used in combination with a wide variety of oily bases including a hydrocarbon oil and silicone, a creamy thickening composition having a practical dissolution temperature and a smooth feeling in use when applied to the skin.

Priority: JP20070059558 Applic. Date: 2007-03-09

Inventor: SAITO KEITARO [JP]; HATTORI TATSUYA [JP]


Patent No.: US8187580B2  Issued: 29/May/2012

Title: Polymeric assisted delivery using separate addition

Applicant/Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY

Application No.: 10/695283   Filing Date: 28/Oct/2003

Abstract:

Benefit agent delivery systems, compositions incorporating such benefit agent delivery systems, and methods for making the delivery system in the compositions are provided. The benefit agent delivery systems of the present invention employ polymer particles having affinities for selected benefit agents, such as perfume, to form the polymeric assisted benefit agent delivery systems, which can effectively deposit benefit agents onto, onto the surface of a substrate, e.g., fabrics being laundered, hard surfaces, hair, skin or nails.

Priority: US2002-423016P Applic. Date: 2002-11-01

Inventor: DYKSTRA ROBERT RICHARD [US]; GALLON LOIS SARA [US]; CLAPP MANNIE LEE [US]


Patent No.: US8187581B2  Issued: 29/May/2012

Title: Surfactant-containing cosmetic, dermatological and pharmaceutical agents

Applicant/Assignee: CLARIANT PRODUKTE (DEUTSCHLAND) GMBH

Application No.: 12/004549   Filing Date: 21/Dec/2007

Abstract:

The invention provides surfactant-containing cosmetic, dermatological, and pharmaceutical agents comprising at least one water-soluble or water-swellable copolymer obtainable by free-radical copolymerization of A) acryloyldimethyltaurine and/or acryloyldimethyltaurates, B) if desired, one or more further olefinically unsaturated, noncationic comonomers, C) if desired, one or more olefinically unsaturated, cationic comonomers, D) if desired, a silicon-containing component(s), E) if desired, a fluorine-containing component(s), F) if desired, one or more macromonomers, G) the copolymerization taking place if desired in the presence of at least one polymeric additive, H) with the proviso that component A) is copolymerized with at least one component selected from one of the groups D) to G).

Priority: DE20001059819 Applic. Date: 2000-12-01; US2003-433023 Applic. Date: 2003-12-19; WO2001EP13869 Applic. Date: 2001-11-28

Inventor: LOEFFLER MATTHIAS [DE]; MORSCHHAEUSER ROMAN [DE]; KAYSER CHRISTOPH [DE]


Patent No.: US8188204B2  Issued: 29/May/2012

Title: POLYMERS, COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR USE FOR FOAMS, LAUNDRY DETERGENTS, SHOWER RINSES AND COAGULANTS

Applicant/Assignee: RHODIA INC

Application No.: 13/070655   Filing Date: 24/Mar/2011

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a polymeric material comprising units capable of having a cationic charge at a pH of from about 4 to about 12

provided that said polymeric material has an average cationic charge density from about 2.75 or less units per 100 daltons molecular weight at a pH of from about 4 to about 12. The polymeric material is a suds enhancer and a suds volume extender for hand dishwashing compositions and personal care products such as soaps, shaving cream foam, foaming shaving gel, foam dephiliatories and shampoos. The polymers are also effective as a soil release agent in fabric cleaning compositions. The polymers are also useful in agrochemical foam, fire-fighting foam, hard surface cleaner foam, and coagulant for titanium dioxide in paper making.

Priority: WO2000US14456 Applic. Date: 2000-05-25; US2000-698479 Applic. Date: 2000-10-30; US1999-318941 Applic. Date: 1999-05-26

Inventor: BERGERON VANCE [FR]; YEUNG DOMINIC WAI-KWING [CA]; BODET JEAN-FRANCOIS [US]; SIVIK MARK ROBERT [US]; KLUESENER BERNARD WILLIAM [US]; SCHEPER WILLIAM MICHAEL [US]


Patent No.: US8192730B2  Issued: 05/Jun/2012

Title: Hair Treatment Composition Comprising Sugar Lactone

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 10/592221   Filing Date: 18/Feb/2005

Abstract:

A hair treatment composition for straightening hair. The composition comprises: i) 0.1 to 7.9 wt % of the total formulation of a sugar lactone

and ii) cationic surfactant of formula (1): [N(R1)(R2)(R3)(R4)]+(X)- in which R1, R2, R3, and R4 are independently selected from (a) an aliphatic group of from 1 to 22 carbon atoms, or (b) an aromatic, alkoxy, polyoxyalkylene, alkylamido, hydroxyalkyl, aryl or alkylaryl group having up to 22 carbon atoms

and X is a salt-forming anion selected from halogen, acetate, citrate, lactate, glycolate, phosphate nitrate, sulphate, and alkylsulphate.

Priority: EP20040251324 Applic. Date: 2004-03-08; WO2005EP01822 Applic. Date: 2005-02-18

Inventor: ELLIOTT REBECCA JUSTINE [GB]; MAHADESHWAR ANAND RAMCHANDRA [GB]; ROYLES BRODYCK JAMES LACHLAN [GB]; TIWARI LAXMIKANT [GB]


Patent No.: US8193136B2  Issued: 05/Jun/2012

Title: ANTIBACTERIAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING QUATERNARY AMMONIUM GERMICIDES AND ALKAMINE OXIDES HAVING REDUCED IRRITATION POTENTIAL

Applicant/Assignee: THE DIAL CORPORATION

Application No.: 13/218137   Filing Date: 25/Aug/2011

Abstract:

Antibacterial compositions having antibacterial effectiveness and reduced eye irritation potential are disclosed. The antibacterial compositions contain a quaternary ammonium compound, an alkamine oxide, a nonionic compound, optional adjuvant materials known in the art, and water. The eye irritation is decreased by decreasing the amount, by weight, of alkamine oxide present in the composition and alternatively, or in combination therewith, increasing the ratio of nonionic material to alkamine oxide present in the composition.

Priority: US2009-088399 Applic. Date: 2009-08-03; WO2006US48991 Applic. Date: 2006-12-20; US2005-755569P Applic. Date: 2005-12-30

Inventor: TAYLOR TIMOTHY J [US]; FOX PRISCILLA S [US]; CATER KATHLEEN CARMELLE [US]


Patent No.: US8197798B2  Issued: 12/Jun/2012

Title: Hair Treatment Compositions

Applicant/Assignee: HINDUSTAN UNILEVER LIMITED, CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/086449   Filing Date: 07/Dec/2006

Abstract:

The invention provides a hair treatment composition comprising a combination of a sugar, an aliphatic amino acid and a basic amino acid. The composition is particularly suitable for the treatment of hair which is dry, damaged and/or prone to manageability problems.

Priority: EP20050257770 Applic. Date: 2005-12-16; WO2006EP11815 Applic. Date: 2006-12-07

Inventor: BELL FRASER IAN [GB]; DEVINE KAREN MARIA [GB]; KHOSHDEL EZAT [GB]; LERAY YANN [GB]; LYONS TERESA [GB]; MACKAY COLINA [GB]; PLANT YVONNE CHRISTINE [GB]; SKINNER RICHARD [GB]


Patent No.: US8197799B2  Issued: 12/Jun/2012

Title: Hair care formulations

Applicant/Assignee: BASF SE

Application No.: 11/249797   Filing Date: 13/Oct/2005

Abstract:

This invention relates to hair conditioning formulations comprising at least one aminofunctional polyorganosiloxane. Furthermore, the invention relates to the use of these formulations for the treatment of keratin-containing fibers, preferably human hair.

Priority: US2005-701097P Applic. Date: 2005-07-20; US2004-619127P Applic. Date: 2004-10-15

Inventor: TSOTSOROS RHONDA F [US]; EHSAN FATIMA [US]; JENNINGS JOHN [US]; CHROBACZEK HARALD [DE]


Patent No.: US8197833B2  Issued: 12/Jun/2012

Title: LIQUID CONCENTRATE FOR PRESERVING COSMETICS

Applicant/Assignee: AIR LIQUIDE SANTE (INTERNATIONAL)

Application No.: 12/353108   Filing Date: 13/Jan/2009

Abstract:

The invention relates to a liquid concentrate for preserving cosmetic products which comprises a combination of carboxylic acid salts chosen from the salts of benzoic acid, propionic acid, salicylic acid, sorbic acid, 4-hydroxybenzoic acid, dehydracetic acid, formic acid or 10-undecylenic acid and alcohols chosen from 2-phenoxyethanol, benzyl alcohol, phenethyl alcohol, 1-phenoxypropan-2-ol, 3-(4-chlorophenoxy)-1,2-propanediol, chlorobutanol or 2,4-dichlorobenzyl alcohol in a solvent, where the active ingredient content is greater than 45% by weight.

Priority: US2001-959931 Applic. Date: 2001-11-13; WO2000IB00352 Applic. Date: 2000-03-27; DE19991022538 Applic. Date: 1999-05-10

Inventor: BEILFUSS WOLFGANG [DE]; HAHN GISELA [DE]; WEBER KLAUS [DE]; GRADKE RALF [DE]


Patent No.: US8206693B2  Issued: 26/Jun/2012

Title: PMMA BINDING PEPTIDES

Applicant/Assignee: E.I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY, E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY

Application No.: 12/778186   Filing Date: 12/May/2010

Abstract:

Peptides are provided that have binding affinity for polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA). The polymethyl methacrylate-binding peptides may be used to prepare peptide-based reagents suitable for use in a variety of applications. The peptide-based reagents may be used to couple benefit agents to a PMMA polymer surface or may be used to couple a benefit agent comprising a PMMA polymer surface to a target surface, such as a body surface.

Priority: US2009-179838P Applic. Date: 2009-05-20

Inventor: SCHNEIDER EBERHARD [DE]; SCHURMANN GREGOR [DE]; WAGNER PETER [DE]; WANG HONG [US]


Patent No.: US8206694B2  Issued: 26/Jun/2012

Title: ANTI-DANDRUFF HAIR CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/309119   Filing Date: 02/Jul/2007

Abstract:

A hair conditioning composition comprising a cationic surfactant, triglyceride oil, and an anti dandruff agent.

Priority: EP20060253590 Applic. Date: 2006-07-07; WO2007EP56643 Applic. Date: 2007-07-02

Inventor: CHANG WANLIN [TH]; PHATTARASAKUL KANJANA [TH]; SAMRAN BUSARAPORN [TH]; ZHU JIE-BING [CN]


Patent No.: US8211413B2  Issued: 03/Jul/2012

Title: Method and composition for preventing coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dying a person's hair

Applicant/Assignee: YOU SEE, LLC

Application No.: 12/655838   Filing Date: 11/Jan/2010

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a method of dying a person's hair and especially to a method and composition for preventing coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dying a person's hair. The composition for applying to a person's skin adjacent the hairline to prevent coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dyeing a person's hair includes a mixture of alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone, polyvinyl alcohol, glycerin, ethylhexyl palminate, bambusa starch octenylsuccinate, zinc oxide, titanium dioxide, polythylene glycol, dimethicone, allantoin and water.

Priority:

Inventor: YOON SANG H [US]


Patent No.: US8216557B2  Issued: 10/Jul/2012

Title: METHODS OF TREATING SKIN DISEASE, SCALP DISEASE, SENSITIVE SKIN OR SUPPRESSING HAIR LOSS WITH MICROBUBBLE WASHING COMPOSITIONS

Applicant/Assignee: TOWA ENZYME CO., LTD, THALES INC

Application No.: 12/435252   Filing Date: 04/May/2009

Abstract:

The present invention provides a microbubble washing composition for washing a human body or an animal, a microbubble washing method using the microbubble washing composition, and a microbubble washing apparatus suitable for carrying out the method are provided which are capable of safely removing sebum and old keratin adhering to the surfaces of the pores in a short period of time, keeping the skin clean for a long period of time, preventing an odor. Specifically, the present invention provides a microbubble washing composition for washing a human body or an animal including a protease and a lipase, a microbubble washing method for washing a human body or an animal including washing a human body or an animal using a washing liquid containing the washing composition and microbubbles, and a microbubble washing apparatus.

Priority: JP20060274959 Applic. Date: 2006-10-06; US2007-826989 Applic. Date: 2007-07-19

Inventor: MIYAZAKI KAZUO [JP]; FUJIKAWA SUSUMU [JP]


Patent No.: US8216596B2  Issued: 10/Jul/2012

Title: Stabilized body care products, household products, textiles and fabrics

Applicant/Assignee: BASF SE

Application No.: 11/432006   Filing Date: 11/May/2006

Abstract:

Disclosed are stabilized body care products, household products, textiles and fabrics which comprise certain sterically hindered amine salt compounds. Dyed products and articles are effectively stabilized against color degradation. The products are for example skin-care products, hair-care products, dentifrices, cosmetics, laundry detergents and fabric softeners, non-detergent based fabric care products, household cleaners and textile-care products.

Priority: US2005-682233P Applic. Date: 2005-05-18

Inventor: LUPIA JOSEPH A [CH]; SUHADOLNIK JOSEPH [US]; WOOD MERVIN G [US]; MARTIN WANDA H [US]


Patent No.: US8222193B2  Issued: 17/Jul/2012

Title: Hydrogel particles

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/307294   Filing Date: 26/Jun/2007

Abstract:

The present invention relates to hydrogel particles containing bubbles and having a specific gravity of 0.7 to 1.00 and an average particle diameter of 50 to 500 [mu]m, as well as a process for producing the same. The hydrogel particles may also contain hollow inorganic particles.

Priority: JP20060198288 Applic. Date: 2006-07-20; JP20060270855 Applic. Date: 2006-10-02; WO2007JP63194 Applic. Date: 2007-06-26

Inventor: TANAKA KIMITAKA [JP]; UENO SATOSHI [JP]; MINE KOJI [JP]


Patent No.: US8222200B2  Issued: 17/Jul/2012

Title: Organic compounds

Applicant/Assignee: GIVAUDAN SA

Application No.: 10/552655   Filing Date: 11/Oct/2005

Abstract:

Tertiary non-vinylic carbamates of molecular weight less than 350 are useful as fragrance ingredients. A method of preparation is also described.

Priority: GB20030008512 Applic. Date: 2003-04-14; GB20030008686 Applic. Date: 2003-04-15; WO2004CH00227 Applic. Date: 2004-04-14

Inventor: FLACHSMANN FELIX [CH]; BACHMANN JEAN-PIERRE [CH]


Patent No.: US8226934B2  Issued: 24/Jul/2012

Title: HAIR CARE COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF TREATING HAIR USING SAME

Applicant/Assignee: LIVING PROOF, INC

Application No.: 12/147397   Filing Date: 26/Jun/2008

Abstract:

The present invention provides kits and methods for treating hair on the scalp comprising non-toxic compositions providing beneficial effects on hair without employing high temperatures, free radical initiators or rinsing hair after applying the compositions.

Priority: US2007-981632P Applic. Date: 2007-10-22; US2007-981625P Applic. Date: 2007-10-22

Inventor: ANDERSON DANIEL GRIFFITH [US]; NASHAT AMIR [US]; DEROSA MITCHELL JOHN [US]; PUERTA DAVID THOMAS [US]; MCLAUGHLIN RONALD P [US]; AKCASU BRYAN SCOTT [US]; WILLIAMS SUSAN ALICE [US]; RAMIREZ RICHARD MATTHEW [US]


Patent No.: US8227393B2  Issued: 24/Jul/2012

Title: Compositions comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant and a zwitterionic surfactant

Applicant/Assignee: JOHNSON & JOHNSON CONSUMER COMPANIES, INC

Application No.: 12/974268   Filing Date: 21/Dec/2010

Abstract:

Provided are compositions comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant, a zwitterionic surfactant, an organic acid preservative, a non-sulfate anionic surfactant and water, wherein the composition is substantially free of ethoxylated materials and has a pH of about 5.4 or less, and uses thereof. Also provided are compositions comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant, a zwitterionic surfactant, an organic acid preservative, and water, wherein the composition is substantially free of ethoxylated materials, substantially free of sulfated anionic surfactants, and has a pH of about 5.4 or less, and uses thereof.

Priority:

Inventor: FEVOLA MICHAEL J [US]


Patent No.: US8232304B2  Issued: 31/Jul/2012

Title: Antifungal formulations

Applicant/Assignee: G & R PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC

Application No.: 10/691928   Filing Date: 23/Oct/2003

Abstract:

A topical composition and the method using the composition, which contains an antifungal agent and a low potency anti-inflammatory steroid which is safe and effective such as desonide or its derivative. The low potency steroid agent does not cause side effects such as skin atrophy, striae and hypopigmentation. In a representative example, the low potency anti-inflammatory steroid has the following structure: wherein R1, R2, R3, and R4 taken independently can be H, C1-C10 alkyl, C1-C10 alkenyl, C3-C10 cycloalkyl, and phenyl groups

R1 and R2 taken together can be C3-C10 cycloalkyl

and R3, and R4 taken independently can be H, C1-C10 alkyl, C1-C10 alkenyl, C3-C10 cycloalkyl, phenyl, C7-C10 phenylalkyl, carboxylate, sulfonyl, phosphoryl, and phosphonyl groups.

The composition can be formulated in a dosage form such as a cream, ointment, gel, lotion, foam, powder, aerosol, spray, shampoo, or liquid solution. The composition can be used to treat a fungal disease such as tinea pedis, tinea capitis, tinea corporis, tinea versicolor, tinea cruris, and candidiasis as well as intertriginous dermatitis complicated by candidiasis.

Priority: US2002-421190P Applic. Date: 2002-10-24

Inventor: GOLDSTEIN JAY A [US]; ROTHMAN MICHAEL [US]; LO WHE-YONG [US]


Patent No.: US8232317B2  Issued: 31/Jul/2012

Title: Method For Increasing Hair Growth

Applicant/Assignee: E-L MANAGEMENT CORP

Application No.: 12/570055   Filing Date: 30/Sep/2009

Abstract:

The present invention provides a method for stimulating hair growth, which comprises applying a composition containing a combination of a creatine compound and carnitine. The composition may further comprise 5'-AMP and NADH. Such a composition is effective in stimulating cell proliferation in the hair bulb of hair plugs.

Priority: US2004-786847 Applic. Date: 2004-02-25; US2003-451193P Applic. Date: 2003-02-28; US2003-495915P Applic. Date: 2003-08-18

Inventor: GAN DAVID C [US]; HAWKINS GEOFFREY [US]; MAMMONE THOMAS [US]; PRESTI RICHARD [US]; SPARACIO ROSE MARIE [US]


Patent No.: US8236290B2  Issued: 07/Aug/2012

Title: Hair Care Compositions Comprising a Dendritic Polymer

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 11/660573   Filing Date: 28/Jun/2005

Abstract:

A method of treating hair comprising the step of applying to the hair a composition comprising a hydrophobically functionalized polyhydric dendritic macromolecule built up from polyester or polyether units or mixtures thereof. The method has been found to be useful in providing hair that is well aligned.

Priority: WO2005EP07017 Applic. Date: 2005-06-28; EP20040254919 Applic. Date: 2004-08-17; EP20040258033 Applic. Date: 2004-12-22

Inventor: BJORNBERG HAKAN CLAES [SE]; DERICI LEO [GB]; HAGGMAN BO HENRIK [SE]; HARCUP JASON PETER [GB]; KHOSHDEL EZAT [GB]


Patent No.: US8236333B2  Issued: 07/Aug/2012

Title: Active Agent Delivery and/or Odor Retentive Composition and Methods of Use Thereof

Applicant/Assignee: UNIREM, INC

Application No.: 12/491903   Filing Date: 25/Jun/2009

Abstract:

An active agent delivery and/or odor retentive composition including a surfactant and wax spheres formed from at least one of beeswax and soy wax and methods of use thereof. The composition is particularly useful in the cosmetics and medical industry for delivering/carrying a particular ingredient to one's skin, scalp or hair

for absorbing odor causing materials, such as fuel byproducts from a skin surface

and/or for providing exfoliating properties to the skin. The delivery system/carrying system is also useful in binding to certain nutritional materials, such as vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and the like for ingestion and release into the body.

Priority: US2008-090927 Applic. Date: 2008-04-21; WO2006US41162 Applic. Date: 2006-10-19; US2005-728590P Applic. Date: 2005-10-19

Inventor: TARASI RAYMOND J [US]; DALRYMPLE GARY W [US]; PUGLIESE PETER [US]; PUGLIESE STEVEN M [US]


Patent No.: US8236743B2  Issued: 07/Aug/2012

Title: PROCESS FOR INHIBITING DYED HAIR FIBERS FROM LOSING THEIR COLOR DURING SHAMPOOING

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 12/785839   Filing Date: 24/May/2010

Abstract:

A process for inhibiting dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing involving contacting the dyed hair fibers with a composition containing: (a) at least one polyamine compound having at least two amino groups

(b) at least one anionic silicone

and (c) optionally, at least one surfactant, and wherein (a) is present in the composition in an amount sufficient to inhibit the dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing.

Priority: US2005-280371 Applic. Date: 2005-11-16

Inventor: NGUYEN NGHI VAN [US]; CANNELL DAVID W [US]; ESPINO CYNTHIA CHONG [US]; BARGER KATHERINE NATALIE [US]


Patent No.: US8241616B2  Issued: 14/Aug/2012

Title: Hair styling composition

Applicant/Assignee: ROHM AND HAAS COMPANY

Application No.: 12/384030   Filing Date: 31/Mar/2009

Abstract:

There is provided a hair styling composition comprising (a) one or more fully soluble polymer, (b) solvent-propellant mixture or solvent mixture, and optional other ingredients. Also provided is a method of making polymer.

Priority: US2008-072899P Applic. Date: 2008-04-03

Inventor: COLLIN JENNIFER REICHL [US]; HALLDEN-ABBERTON MICHAEL PAUL [US]; FALCONE BETH ANN [US]; WANG MIAO [US]; ZENG FANWEN [US]


Patent No.: US8241618B2  Issued: 14/Aug/2012

Title: PROCESS FOR PRODUCING A HYDROPHOBICALLY MODIFIED POLYMER FOR USE WITH PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

Applicant/Assignee: LUBRIZOL ADVANCED MATERIALS, INC

Application No.: 12/543953   Filing Date: 19/Aug/2009

Abstract:

A the process of producing a hydrophobically modified polymer that can be used as a cosmetically acceptable composition prepared by incorporating hydrophobic moieties into a polymer composed acrylamide, one or more cationic monomers and optionally one or more anionic monomers. The composition may be incorporated into products for treating hair, skin and nails and also into household products such as household cleaners and laundry detergents.

Priority: US2005-044383 Applic. Date: 2005-01-27

Inventor: BRANDT LORALEI [US]; CRAMM JEFFREY [US]; PATEL DAMYANTI J [US]; HESSEFORT YIN Z [US]; CARLSON WAYNE M [US]


Patent No.: US8246936B2  Issued: 21/Aug/2012

Title: HAIR COSMETIC PRODUCT

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 13/308017   Filing Date: 30/Nov/2011

Abstract:

A hair cosmetic product having a two agent hair cosmetic which contains a first agent containing an alkali agent and a second agent containing hydrogen peroxide, wherein at least one of the first and second agents contains a surfactant

and a foamer vessel which discharges a mixed liquid comprising the first and second agents in the form of foam. Another hair cosmetic product having a two agent type hair cosmetic which contains a first agent that includes an alkali agent and a second agent that includes hydrogen peroxide, and which is used after mixing the first and second agents immediately prior to use, and a foamer vessel from which a mixed liquid of the first and second agents is discharged in the form of foam.

Priority: JP20030122808 Applic. Date: 2003-04-25; US2004-829954 Applic. Date: 2004-04-23

Inventor: FUJINUMA HIROYUKI [JP]; MATSUO TAKASHI [JP]; OGAWA MASAHIKO [JP]; KOSHIKA TOMOHITO [JP]; OKADA KAZUHIRO [JP]


Patent No.: US8246937B2  Issued: 21/Aug/2012

Title: Hair and skin care composition

Applicant/Assignee: AVON PRODUCTS, INC

Application No.: 10/885166   Filing Date: 06/Jul/2004

Abstract:

The present invention provides cosmetic compositions that form a durable film or coating on surfaces such as hair or skin. The compositions of the invention comprise one or more anionic silicones and one or more high molecular weight esters, the combination of which provides a durable film. Methods for treatment of hair and skin employing the compositions of the invention are also provided.

Priority:

Inventor: ROBINSON FREDA E [US]; BUCKRIDGE KENNETH [US]; FLEISSMAN LEONA GIAT [US]


Patent No.: US8246938B2  Issued: 21/Aug/2012

Title: Hair Care Agent Containing Acetylpyridinium Salts

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 13/296337   Filing Date: 15/Nov/2011

Abstract:

Cosmetic hair treatment agent free from hydrogen peroxide and/or the addition products thereof to organic and inorganic compounds and having, in a cosmetic carrier, at least one surface-active agent chosen from anionic, amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactants, and at least one acetylpyridinium derivative of formula (I) for improving the general condition of the fibers, for reducing hair damage in the interior of the hair and for increasing the elasticity of the hair.

Priority: DE200910003154 Applic. Date: 2009-05-15; WO2010EP55033 Applic. Date: 2010-04-16

Inventor: GROSS WIBKE [DE]; KNUEBEL GEORG [DE]; MUCHA THOMAS [DE]; ZUR WIESCHE ERIK SCHULZE [DE]


Patent No.: US8252272B2  Issued: 28/Aug/2012

Title: HAIR COSMETIC COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/130486   Filing Date: 30/May/2008

Abstract:

Provided is a hair cosmetic composition containing (A) an amidoamine (1) or an etheramine (2), or a salt thereof, (B) a branched fatty acid (3) or a salt thereof, (C) a silicone, and water: in the formula (1), R1 represents an aliphatic C11-23 hydrocarbon group, R2 represents H or a C1-4 alkyl group, and m stands for a number from 2 to 4

in the formula (2), R3 represents a C6-24 alkyl or alkenyl group, and R4 and R5 each represents a C1-6 alkyl group or a group -(AO)nH, in which A represents a C2-4 alkylene group and n stands for a number from 1 to 6

and in the formula (3), R6 represents a methyl or ethyl group, and p stands for a number from 3 to 36.

Priority: JP20070146270 Applic. Date: 2007-05-31; JP20070146271 Applic. Date: 2007-05-31

Inventor: SAZANAMI FUMIKO [JP]; TANAMACHI HIROTO [JP]; ISHITA MIO [JP]


Patent No.: US8252300B2  Issued: 28/Aug/2012

Title: Copolymers and their use in personal care compositions

Applicant/Assignee: BASF SE

Application No.: 10/523242   Filing Date: 19/Jan/2005

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a copolymer derived from the polymerization of a) at least one cationic monomer of formula (I), where in R1 is hydrogen or methyl, R2 is hydrogen or C1-C4alkyl, R3, R4 and R5 are independently from each other hydrogen or C1-C4alkyl, n is a integer from 1-5, and Y is a counterion, and b) at least one monomer of formula (II) wherein R6 signifies hydrogen or methyl, and R7, R8 and R9 signify independently from each other hydrogen or C1-C4alkyl, with the proviso that at least one of the substituents R6, R7, R8 and R9 and C1-4alkyl and c) optionally at least one cross-linking agent, which contains at least two ethylenically unsaturated moieties, as well as to their use in personal care product and to the personal care products.

Priority: EP20020405633 Applic. Date: 2002-07-22; WO2003EP07637 Applic. Date: 2003-07-15; EP20020020835 Applic. Date: 2002-09-18

Inventor: RIDLEY ELEANOR BERNICE [GB]; GREEN MICHAEL [GB]


Patent No.: US8257686B2  Issued: 04/Sep/2012

Title: COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS RELATING TO PREVENTION OF CHEMOTHERAPY-INDUCED ALOPECIA

Applicant/Assignee: HSF PHARMACEUTICALS S.A

Application No.: 13/170237   Filing Date: 28/Jun/2011

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a method for protecting a human patient or a mammalian animal to be subjected to chemotherapy treatment of a tumor not residing in the scalp of the patient or the skin of the animal against chemotherapy-induced alopecia, comprising administering to the scalp of the patient or the skin of the animal an effective amount of a composition comprising a chemical inducer of the stress protein response sufficiently prior to the administration of a chemotherapeutic drug. It also relates to pharmaceutical compositions for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia.

It further relates to a method for protecting a human patient or a mammalian animal to be subjected to chemotherapy treatment of a tumor not residing in the scalp of the patient or the skin of the animal against chemotherapy-induced alopecia, comprising administering to the scalp of the patient or the skin of the animal an effective heat dose sufficiently prior to the administration of a chemotherapeutic drug.

Priority: US2008-144025 Applic. Date: 2008-06-23; US2001-939161 Applic. Date: 2001-08-24; WO2001IB00422 Applic. Date: 2001-03-21; US2000-191580P Applic. Date: 2000-03-23

Inventor: VOELLMY RICHARD W [CH]


Patent No.: US8257747B2  Issued: 04/Sep/2012

Title: METHOD TO TREAT PROPOLIS

Applicant/Assignee: BALLOT-FLURIN APICULTEURS

Application No.: 12/595149   Filing Date: 23/Apr/2008

Abstract:

A method to treat propolis includes conducting at least one first extraction of propolis performed on a batch of raw propolis with a first pure solvent to obtain a first extract having first properties. A second extraction may be performed with a second different pure solvent on the filtration residues obtained after the first extraction, so as to collect and make usable the entirety of the components of propolis using organic solvents only

and finally the method may include a third extraction following after the second extraction, performed on the filtration residues obtained after this second extraction, using a third pure solvent different from the two others

the first solvent then being water, the second being alcohol and the third being oil.

The method applies to the production of extracts of propolis for use in the manufacture of hygiene, care, cosmetic products, food products and food supplements.

Priority: FR20070054648 Applic. Date: 2007-04-24; WO2008FR50736 Applic. Date: 2008-04-23

Inventor: BALLOT-FLURIN CATHERINE [FR]


Patent No.: US8257780B2  Issued: 04/Sep/2012

Title: Therapeutic composition containing an organosilane quaternary compound and hydrogen peroxide for treating skin disorders and methods of using

Applicant/Assignee: RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT L.L.C

Application No.: 11/284374   Filing Date: 21/Nov/2005

Abstract:

Therapeutic skin cleansing and multifunctional coating compositions containing hydrogen peroxide and an organosilane quaternary compound in aqueous formulations are used to treat skin disorders including wounds, abrasions, ulcers, burns, infections, irritations, microbes, soil, water, psoriasis, acne vulgaris, blemishes, age spots, sclerosis, other physical or chemical injuries, and other skin deficiencies.

Priority: US2003-698313 Applic. Date: 2003-10-31

Inventor: OHLHAUSEN HOWARD G [US]; LUDWIG JEROME H [US]


Patent No.: US8263053B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: Hair treatment compositions

Applicant/Assignee: ACCESS BUSINESS GROUP INTERNATIONAL LLC, ACCESS BUSINESS GROUP INTERNATIONAL

Application No.: 11/447805   Filing Date: 06/Jun/2006

Abstract:

The present invention relates to hair treatment compositions and methods. More particularly, the invention relates to hair treatment compositions comprising lipids and creatine. The hair treatment compositions of the present invention may be used to improve the tensile properties of hair, such as hair elasticity and strength.

Priority: US2005-738745P Applic. Date: 2005-11-22

Inventor: DUVEL LANE A [US]; BRUMBAUGH ERNEST H [US]; BERG MATTHEW D [US]


Patent No.: US8263054B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: METHOD OF ENHANCING HAIR GROWTH

Applicant/Assignee: ALLERGAN, INC

Application No.: 13/356284   Filing Date: 23/Jan/2012

Abstract:

Methods and compositions for stimulating the growth of hair are disclosed wherein said compositions include a cyclopentane heptanoic acid, 2-cycloalkyl or arylalkyl compound represented by the formula I wherein the dashed bonds represent a single or double bond which can be in the cis or trans configuration, A, B, Z, X, R1 and R2 are as defined in the specification. Such compositions are used in treating the skin or scalp of a human or non-human animal. Bimatoprost is preferred for this treatment.

Priority: US2002-354425P Applic. Date: 2002-02-04; US2003-345788 Applic. Date: 2003-01-15; US2007-805122 Applic. Date: 2007-05-22; US2007-943714 Applic. Date: 2007-11-21; US2009-425933 Applic. Date: 2009-04-17

Inventor: WOODWARD DAVID F [US]; VANDENBURGH AMANDA M [US]


Patent No.: US8263056B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: DYED-HAIR-BINDING PEPTIDES AND PEPTIDE-BASED HAIR REAGENTS FOR PERSONAL CARE

Applicant/Assignee: E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY, AFFINERGY INC

Application No.: 12/198382   Filing Date: 26/Aug/2008

Abstract:

Peptides have been identified that bind with high affinity to dyed hair. Peptide-based hair reagents formed by coupling a dyed-hair-binding peptide to a benefit agent are described. The peptide-based hair reagents include peptide-based hair conditioners and hair colorants. The peptide-based hair conditioners and hair colorants are comprised of a dyed-hair-binding peptide coupled to a hair conditioning agent or a coloring agent, respectively. The peptide-based hair reagents or the dyed-hair-binding peptides may also be used as a protective sealant to improve color retention of dyed hair.

Priority: US2007-972307P Applic. Date: 2007-09-14; US2007-972312P Applic. Date: 2007-09-14

Inventor: BENSON R EDWARD [US]; FAHNESTOCK STEPHEN R [US]; HAMILTON PAUL [US]; O'BRIEN JOHN P [US]; WANG HONG [US]


Patent No.: US8263059B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: COMPOSITIONS AND KITS FOR THE REMOVAL OF IRRITATING COMPOUNDS FROM BODILY SURFACES

Applicant/Assignee: NEUROGESX, INC

Application No.: 12/830997   Filing Date: 06/Jul/2010

Abstract:

The invention provides compositions, methods and kits for the removal of harmful or irritating substances from bodily surfaces. Kits may include a composition containing capsaicin and a capsaicin-cleansing composition, e.g., a composition in which capsaicin is soluble.

Priority: US2002-410616P Applic. Date: 2002-09-13; US2002-408751P Applic. Date: 2002-09-05; US2003-655911 Applic. Date: 2003-09-05

Inventor: ANGEL ARTURO J [US]; LITLE LARRY W [US]; BLEY KEITH R [US]; WILCOX ALLAN L [US]; JAMIESON GENE CURTIS [US]; MUHAMMAD NAWEED [US]


Patent No.: US8263097B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING ACNE

Applicant/Assignee: MEDICIS PHARMACEUTICAL CORPORATION

Application No.: 13/335151   Filing Date: 22/Dec/2011

Abstract:

A method for treating acne on the skin. The method has the steps of (a) providing an drapeable or flexible porous article impregnated with an aqueous cleansing composition having a carrier, benzoyl peroxide, and one or more cleansing agents

(b) contacting an area of the skin affected by acne with the porous article such that the skin is contacted by the composition

and (c) removing the composition from the skin wherein residual benzoyl peroxide remains on the skin in an anti-acne effective amount. There are also anti-acne compositions.

Priority: US2010-716130 Applic. Date: 2010-03-02; US2010-306808P Applic. Date: 2010-02-22; US2009-157817P Applic. Date: 2009-03-05

Inventor: JITPRAPHAI WARANUSH [US]; GANS EUGENE [US]


Patent No.: US8263666B2  Issued: 11/Sep/2012

Title: Composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion and uses thereof

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL

Application No.: 10/685505   Filing Date: 16/Oct/2003

Abstract:

Composition for topical application in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion containing an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, and a hydrophilic polymer, the composition further containing (1) at least one elastomeric organopolysiloxane and (2) at least one lipophilic compound chosen from lipophilic amino acid compounds and lipophilic salicylic acid compounds. Uses thereof, including topical application to the skin, lips, hair, etc. Stabilization of certain emulsions using a lipophilic compound.

Priority: FR20020013520 Applic. Date: 2002-10-29; FR20020013521 Applic. Date: 2002-10-29; US2002-427931P Applic. Date: 2002-11-21; US2002-427928P Applic. Date: 2002-11-21

Inventor: NOEL CHRISTINE [FR]; LIVERNETTE ANNE-FRANCE [FR]


Patent No.: US8268296B2  Issued: 18/Sep/2012

Title: COSMETIC COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 12/447265   Filing Date: 18/Oct/2007

Abstract:

A cosmetic agent, in particular a styling agent, containing, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, a) at least one copolymer A made of at least one monomer A1 selected from acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, acrylic acid alkyl esters, and methacrylic acid alkyl esters, and at least one amphoteric monomer A2 selected from (meth)acryloylalkylbetaines of formula (A2-I) and (meth)acryloylalkylamine oxides of formula (A2-II), such that in formula (A2-I) and in formula (A2-II), R1 denotes H or CH3, R2 and R3, mutually independently in each case, denote optionally branched C1-10 alkyl, and n denotes an integer from 1 to 20, and b) at least one film-forming and/or setting amphoteric polymer B different from copolymer A

and use of the agents for the temporary deformation of hairs.

Priority: DE200610051729 Applic. Date: 2006-10-30; WO2007EP61129 Applic. Date: 2007-10-18

Inventor: KNAPPE THORSTEN [DE]; SCHEFFLER RENE [DE]; WALTER HELEN [DE]


Patent No.: US8268297B2  Issued: 18/Sep/2012

Title: HAIR COSMETIC COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/744933   Filing Date: 26/Nov/2008

Abstract:

A hair cosmetic composition, containing the following Components (A) to (D): (A) benzyl alcohol, from 0.1 to 2% by mass

(B) dipropylene glycol, from 0.5 to 20% by mass

(C) malic acid or a salt thereof, from 0.2 to 10% by mass, in terms of the malic acid

and (D) lactic acid or a salt thereof, from 0.2 to 10% by mass, in terms of the lactic acid

and optionally containing a surfactant (E) at a concentration of 2% by mass or less and at a Component (E)/Component (A) mass ratio falling within a range of from 0 to 5.

Priority: JP20070306397 Applic. Date: 2007-11-27; WO2008JP03476 Applic. Date: 2008-11-26

Inventor: UENO MASAKO [JP]


Patent No.: US8268765B2  Issued: 18/Sep/2012

Title: MONO-, DI- AND POLYOL PHOSPHATE ESTERS IN PERSONAL CARE FORMULATIONS

Applicant/Assignee: RHODIA INC, RHODIA OPERATIONS

Application No.: 12/957080   Filing Date: 30/Nov/2010

Abstract:

A hydrophilized personal care formulation, which can be in the form of a hand or body soap (liquid or bar), lipstick, body wash, makeup remover, skin cleaner, hair conditioner, skin or hair moisturizer. The formulation employs an organophosphorus material or a mixture of an organophosphorus material, for example, mono-, di-, and polyol phosphate esters.

Priority: US2009-349401 Applic. Date: 2009-01-06; US2008-137589 Applic. Date: 2008-06-12; US2007-943487P Applic. Date: 2007-06-12

Inventor: FUETTERER TOBIAS JOHANNES [SG]; HOUGH LAWRENCE ALAN [US]; REIERSON ROBERT LEE [US]


Patent No.: US8268766B1  Issued: 18/Sep/2012

Title: Polymeric surfactants based upon alkyl polyglycosides and sorbitan esters

Applicant/Assignee: SURFATECH CORPORATION

Application No.: 12/653458   Filing Date: 16/Dec/2009

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a series of polyglycoside derivatives that are (a) polymeric (that is cross linked with hydroxypropyl linkages) and (b) contain additional functional groups including alkoxy, sulfate, sulfonate, quaternary and phosphate groups, and (c) sorbitan esters to increase oil solubility and provide outstanding emulsifiers.

Priority: US2009-276301P Applic. Date: 2009-09-11

Inventor: O'LENICK JR ANTHONY J [US]


Patent No.: US8268895B2  Issued: 18/Sep/2012

Title: PERFUMING INGREDIENTS OF THE FLORAL AND/OR ANIS TYPE

Applicant/Assignee: FIRMENICH SA

Application No.: 13/123147   Filing Date: 03/Nov/2009

Abstract:

The present invention concerns the use as perfuming ingredient, for instance to impart odor notes of the floral and/or green type, of a compound of formula 5 wherein R is an ortho, meta or para substituent of the phenyl, and represents a hydrogen atom or a C 1-2 alkyl or alkoxyl group

R 1 represents a hydrogen atom or a methyl or ethyl group

10 R 2 represents a hydrogen atom or a C 1-3 alkyl group

and X represents a CHO, COOR 3, CH(OR 4) 2 or CN group, R 3 being a methyl or ethyl group, and R 4, taken seperately, being a methyl or ethyl group, or said R 4, taken together, a C 2-5 alkanediyl group

and at least one of said R, R 1 or R 2 represents a group containing at least one carbon atom.

Priority: WO2008IB54663 Applic. Date: 2008-11-07; WO2009IB54865 Applic. Date: 2009-11-03

Inventor: MORETTI ROBERT [CH]


Patent No.: US8273332B2  Issued: 25/Sep/2012

Title: HAIR CARE PRODUCT CONTAINING ACETYLPYRIDINIUM SALTS

Applicant/Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA

Application No.: 13/296727   Filing Date: 15/Nov/2011

Abstract:

Cosmetic hair treatment agent comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, at least one surface-active agent chosen from cationic and/or zwitterionic surfactants, and at least one acetylpyridinium derivative of formula (I) for improving the general condition of the hair, for reducing hair damage in the interior of the hair, and for increasing the elasticity of hair.

Priority: DE200910003155 Applic. Date: 2009-05-15; WO2010EP54788 Applic. Date: 2010-04-13

Inventor: GROSS WIBKE [DE]; KNUEBEL GEORG [DE]; MUCHA THOMAS [DE]; SCHULZE ZUR WIESCHE ERIK [DE]


Patent No.: US8277784B2  Issued: 02/Oct/2012

Title: HAIR COSMETIC PRODUCT

Applicant/Assignee: KAO CORPORATION

Application No.: 13/439429   Filing Date: 04/Apr/2012

Abstract:

A hair treatment method entailing sequentially (i) preparing a hair cosmetic by mixing a first agent containing an alkali agent and a second agent containing hydrogen peroxide to form a mixed liquid, (ii) discharging the mixed liquid in the form of a foam from a foamer vessel without a propellant, (iii) applying the mixed liquid to hair, (iv) allowing the mixed liquid to stand for 3 to 60 minutes

and (v) rinsing the mixed liquid away.

Priority: JP20030122808 Applic. Date: 2003-04-25; US2010-849576 Applic. Date: 2010-08-03; US2004-829954 Applic. Date: 2004-04-23

Inventor: FUJINUMA HIROYUKI [JP]; MATSUO TAKASHI [JP]; OGAWA MASAHIKO [JP]; KOSHIKA TOMOHITO [JP]; OKADA KAZUHIRO [JP]


Patent No.: US8277786B2  Issued: 02/Oct/2012

Title: ODOR CONTROLLED PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING HYDROXYPROPYL TRIALKYLAMMONIUM SALTS

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC., D/B/A UNILEVER, CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/348354   Filing Date: 05/Jan/2009

Abstract:

A personal care composition is provided which includes from 0.1 to 30% of a dihydroxypropyltri(C1-C3 alkyl) ammonium salt by weight of the composition

from 0.0001 to 0.005% of a tri(C1-C3 alkyl)amine or protonated form thereof by weight of the ammonium salt

from 0.002 to 15% of an aluminum salt by weight of the composition

and a cosmetically acceptable carrier wherein the composition has a pH ranging from 5.5 to 6.9. Unpleasant amine odor from trialkyl amines which arise from the dihydroxypropyltri(C1-C3 alkyl) ammonium salts is suppressed by the aluminum salt and by careful control of pH conditions.

Priority:

Inventor: YANG LIN [US]; RANDLE NEIL PATRICK [US]; BARROW STEPHEN ROY [US]; ORTIZ MIGUEL [US]


Patent No.: US8277789B2  Issued: 02/Oct/2012

Title: METHOD FOR INHIBITING FADING AND ENHANCING COLOR INTENSITY OF COLOR-TREATED HAIR

Applicant/Assignee: ALBERTO-CULVER COMPANY, CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/303689   Filing Date: 05/Jun/2007

Abstract:

The invention provides a method for inhibiting color fading in color-treated keratinous fibers, which method includes treating the keratinous fibers with a color-fade inhibiting-effective effective amount of a monoalkyl quaternary ammonium salt. The invention also provides a method for enhancing the intensity of color in color-treated keratinous fibers, which method includes treating the keratinous fibers with a color intensity enhancing effective amount of an alkyl a quaternary ammonium salt. Additionally provided are products for inhibiting the fading of color and increasing the intensity of color in color-treated keratinous fibers.

Priority: US2006-811282P Applic. Date: 2006-06-06; WO2007US70417 Applic. Date: 2007-06-05

Inventor: VERBOOM GILLES [US]; BAUER KARI [US]; ROMANOWSKI PERRY [US]


Patent No.: US8277824B2  Issued: 02/Oct/2012

Title: Solubilization of Cyclohexane-Based Carboxamide Derivatives for Use as Sensates in Consumer Products

Applicant/Assignee: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY

Application No.: 12/541406   Filing Date: 14/Aug/2009

Abstract:

Disclosed are methods of solubilizing various coolants, in particular cyclohexane-based carboxamide derivatives to facilitate formulating these coolants into a wide variety of consumer products, including those for oral cavity, throat, skin and hair care applications. Suitable solvents are those that provide at least 5% concentrated solutions of these coolants. Particularly preferred solvents are those used in the perfume and flavor industries and are GRAS materials that do not contribute formulation difficulties or negative aesthetics.

Priority: US2008-089093P Applic. Date: 2008-08-15

Inventor: HAUGHT JOHN CHRISTIAN [US]


Patent No.: US8282911B2  Issued: 09/Oct/2012

Title: Implant Material

Applicant/Assignee: ETH ZURICH, UNIVERSITAT ZURICH, ETH ZUERICH, UNIVERSITAT ZUERICH

Application No.: 12/446558   Filing Date: 01/Jun/2009

Abstract:

The present relates to the field of dental and bone surgery. In particular, the invention relates to fibrous pharmaceutical compositions

fibrous webs, yarns and woven fabrics of such pharmaceutical compositions

to implant material essentially consisting of fibrous pharmaceutical compositions

to the manufacturing and use of such fibers/webs/implant materials.

Priority: WO2006CH00589 Applic. Date: 2006-10-23

Inventor: STARK JAN W [CH]; SCHNEIDER OLIVER [CH]; LOHER STEFAN [CH]; BRUNNER TOBIAS [CH]; SIMONET MARC [CH]; SCHMIDLIN PATRICK [CH]; GRASS ROBERT N [CH]


Patent No.: US8282947B2  Issued: 09/Oct/2012

Title: LOW VISCOSITY, UNSTABLE WATER-IN-SILICONE EMULSION COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

Applicant/Assignee: MAKE-UP ART COSMETICS, INC

Application No.: 11/426036   Filing Date: 23/Jun/2006

Abstract:

A low viscosity, unstable water-in-silicone emulsion cosmetic composition stabilized upon agitation comprising a volatile solvent, a water phase dispersed within the composition, at least one silicone film-forming polymer and at least one emulsifier, and methods of use thereof as a sprayable composition.

Priority: US2005-698427P Applic. Date: 2005-07-11

Inventor: ROMERO CHERYL L [CA]


Patent No.: US8287845B2  Issued: 16/Oct/2012

Title: HAIR-BINDING PEPTIDES

Applicant/Assignee: E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY, E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY

Application No.: 12/629069   Filing Date: 02/Dec/2009

Abstract:

Hair-binding peptides were isolated for their use in a variety of personal care formulations and applications. The isolation of hair-binding peptides was accomplished by enrichment using mRNA-display selection technology. Hair care compositions comprising peptide-based reagents prepared comprising the hair-binding peptides are also provided.

Priority: US2008-138642P Applic. Date: 2008-12-18

Inventor: FAHNESTOCK STEPHEN R [US]; SCHNEIDER EBERHARD [DE]; SCHURMANN GREGOR [DE]; WAGNER PETER [DE]


Patent No.: US8288329B2  Issued: 16/Oct/2012

Title: HAIR-TREATMENT COMPOSITION AND HAIR-TREATMENT METHOD USING SAME

Applicant/Assignee: HOYU CO., LTD

Application No.: 13/376510   Filing Date: 10/Jun/2010

Abstract:

Provided is a hair-treatment composition containing: a first amphoteric surfactant having a structure represented by general formula (1) below

at least one type of second amphoteric surfactant selected from the group consisting of fatty acid amide propyldimethylaminoacetic acid betaines, alkyldimethylaminoacetic acid betaines, N-acylaminoethyl-N-2-hydroxyethylaminocarboxylic acid salts and N-acylaminoethyl-N-carboxymethoxyethylaminocarboxylic acid salts fatty acid amide propyldimethylaminoacetic acid betaines, alkyldimethylaminoacetic acid betaines

and an acidic amino acid. In general formula (1), R1 represents an alkyl group the carbon number of which is 6 to 20

R2 represents a methyl group, an ethyl group, or a hydroxyethyl group

R3 represents a methyl group, an ethyl group, or a -CH2COOH group

and n is an integer from 1 to 3.

Priority: JP20090141537 Applic. Date: 2009-06-12; WO2010JP59873 Applic. Date: 2010-06-10

Inventor: HATA MASAKATSU [JP]; ARAI AKIHIKO [JP]


Patent No.: US8293220B2  Issued: 23/Oct/2012

Title: Hair Cosmetic

Applicant/Assignee: SHISEIDO COMPANY, LTD

Application No.: 13/322565   Filing Date: 27/May/2010

Abstract:

The present invention provides a hair cosmetic composition contains (A) a di-long-chain cationic surfactant represented by formula (1)

(B) an ethylene oxide adduct of 1,2-alkanediol represented by formula (2) and/or an N-acyl-N-methylmonoethanolamide represented by formula (3)

and (C) a hydrophobicized alkyl cellulose represented by formula (4) and/or a cationic polymer represented by formula (5), and (D) water (chemical formulas not shown). The hair cosmetic composition has remarkably high safety and excellent stability. In addition, the composition exhibits excellent spreadability over hair upon application thereof and can finish hair with suppleness and less stickiness. Also, even when the composition has a low base material content, a lamellar liquid crystal structure can be formed.

Quite surprisingly, the hair cosmetic composition can provide hair with conditioning effects together with excellent viscoelasticity and shows such excellent performance as to cause no problem even though the rinsing step is omitted.

Priority: JP20090129459 Applic. Date: 2009-05-28; WO2010JP58988 Applic. Date: 2010-05-27

Inventor: KINOSHITA KOICHI [JP]


Patent No.: US8298518B2  Issued: 30/Oct/2012

Title: METHOD OF ENHANCING HAIR GROWTH

Applicant/Assignee: ALLERGAN, INC

Application No.: 12/425933   Filing Date: 17/Apr/2009

Abstract:

Methods and compositions for stimulating the growth of hair are disclosed wherein said compositions include a cyclopentane heptanoic acid, 2-cycloalkyl or arylalkyl compound represented by the formula I wherein the dashed bonds represent a single or double bond which can be in the cis or trans configuration, A, B, Z, X, R1 and R2 are as defined in the specification. Such compositions are used in treating the skin or scalp of a human or non-human animal. Bimatoprost is preferred for this treatment.

Priority: US2002-354425P Applic. Date: 2002-02-04; US2003-345788 Applic. Date: 2003-01-15; US2007-805122 Applic. Date: 2007-05-22; US2007-943714 Applic. Date: 2007-11-21

Inventor: WOODWARD DAVID F [US]; VANDENBURGH AMANDA M [US]


Patent No.: US8298553B2  Issued: 30/Oct/2012

Title: PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: CONOPCO, INC

Application No.: 12/745975   Filing Date: 11/Nov/2008

Abstract:

A personal care composition comprising a eutectic mixture, the eutectic mixture comprising a CB receptor activating agent, in which the CB receptor is preferably palmitoylethanolamide. A method of mitigating scalp itch.

Priority: EP20070122472 Applic. Date: 2007-12-06; WO2008EP65287 Applic. Date: 2008-11-11

Inventor: BURRY JASON SHAUN [GB]; EVANS RICHARD LIVESEY [GB]; HALL CAROLINE ALEXANDRA [GB]; KHOSHDEL EZAT [GB]; MACKAY COLINA [GB]


Patent No.: US8304375B1  Issued: 06/Nov/2012

Title: Foaming formulations including silicone polyesters

Applicant/Assignee: KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC

Application No.: 13/460300   Filing Date: 30/Apr/2012

Abstract:

Foaming formulations including silicone polyesters are disclosed. These foaming formulations are useful as cleansing formulations such as used in hand sanitizers. The foaming formulations provide improved aesthetic properties and foaming appearance, while maintaining high antimicrobial capacity.

Priority: US201161627478P Applic. Date: 2011-10-13

Inventor: WOLFF KELLY LAURA [US]; CUNNINGHAM COREY T [US]; SEIDLING JEFFERY RICHARD [US]; O'LENICK THOMAS [US]; O'LENICK ANTHONY [US]


Patent No.: US8318138B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: HAIR CARE COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF TREATING HAIR USING SAME

Applicant/Assignee: LIVING PROOF, INC

Application No.: 12/841486   Filing Date: 22/Jul/2010

Abstract:

The present invention provides kits and methods for treating hair on the scalp comprising non-toxic compositions providing beneficial effects on hair without employing high temperatures, free radical initiators or rinsing hair after applying the compositions.

Priority: US2009-404193 Applic. Date: 2009-03-13; US2008-147397 Applic. Date: 2008-06-26; US2007-981632P Applic. Date: 2007-10-22; US2007-981625P Applic. Date: 2007-10-22

Inventor: ANDERSON DANIEL GRIFFITH [US]; NASHAT AMIR [US]; DEROSA MITCHELL JOHN [US]; PUERTA DAVID THOMAS [US]; MCLAUGHLIN RONALD P [US]; AKCASU BRYAN SCOTT [US]; WILLIAMS SUSAN ALICE [US]; RAMIREZ RICHARD MATTHEW [US]


Patent No.: US8318140B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: Methods for promoting hair growth

Applicant/Assignee: MURAD INC

Application No.: 12/253304   Filing Date: 17/Oct/2008

Abstract:

The present invention relates to methods of promoting hair growth in a patient. The method comprises administering to a patient in need thereof a sugar compound that is converted to a glycosaminoglycan in the patient, a primary antioxidant component, at least one amino acid component, and one or more transition metals.

Priority: US2003-400795 Applic. Date: 2003-03-28

Inventor: MURAD HOWARD [US]


Patent No.: US8318141B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: COSMETIC DEPILATORY COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: CHURCH & DWIGHT CO., INC

Application No.: 12/528016   Filing Date: 21/Feb/2008

Abstract:

A cosmetic cold-wax depilatory composition is provided The depilatory composition comprises a hydrocarbon resin, from 50% to 99% by weight and a flexibilizer or plasticizer, from 0.5% to 10% by weight Methods of applying the composition to a strip of material for removal of hair without the need for heating are also provided.

Priority: ES20070000448 Applic. Date: 2007-02-21; WO2008US54565 Applic. Date: 2008-02-21

Inventor: BENAVENT BOSCH JOSE [ES]; TORRES FERNANDEZ MARTA [ES]


Patent No.: US8318142B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: METHOD OF STIMULATING HAIR GROWTH

Applicant/Assignee: RENEW HAIR & SKIN CENTER, LLC

Application No.: 13/036505   Filing Date: 28/Feb/2011

Abstract:

A method of stimulating growth of a hair shaft from a hair follicle on a scalp of a human includes supplying a hair growth system. The hair growth system includes a vitamin complex ingestible by the human, a cleansing agent suitable for washing the scalp at least once every 48 hours and substantially free from each of sodium lauryl sulfate, palmitoyl ethanolamide, and dehydroepiandrosterone, and a plurality of laser diodes disposed in a fixture. The fixture is configured for surrounding the scalp and applying electromagnetic radiation to the scalp. The method also includes applying electromagnetic radiation having a wavelength of from about 380 nm to about 1,000 nm to the scalp at a radiant flux of from about 600 nW to about 700 nW via the plurality of laser diodes to stimulate growth of the hair shaft from the hair follicle. A hair growth system is also disclosed.

Priority:

Inventor: PLUTO ROBIN L [US]; MEKLIR SUSAN B [US]


Patent No.: US8318186B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: Use of at least a fatty ester for preparing a composition designed to inhibit 5-[alpha]-reductase activity, in pharmacology, in particular dermatology, in cosmetics and as food additive

Applicant/Assignee: LABORATOIRES EXPANSCIENCE

Application No.: 10/181370   Filing Date: 29/Aug/2002

Abstract:

The invention concerns the use of at least a fatty ester for preparing a composition designed to inhibit 5[alpha]-reductase activity. Said use produces a remarkable inhibiting effect of 5[alpha]-reductase thereby providing a novel response for treating dermatological pathologies and/or disorders related to congenital or acquired exaggeration of 5[alpha]-reductase activity, in particular for treating prostatic hypertrophy, prostatic adenoma, acne, hyperseborrhea, alopecia and hirsutism. The invention also concerns cosmetic treatment methods, in particular for greasy skin, and the use of said fatty esters as additives in a food product for human and/or animal consumption.

Priority: FR20000000577 Applic. Date: 2000-01-18

Inventor: MSIKA PHILIPPE [FR]; PICCIRILLI ANTOINE [FR]; LEGRAND JACQUES [FR]


Patent No.: US8318676B2  Issued: 27/Nov/2012

Title: USE OF AGENTS CONTAINING CREATINE, CREATININE AND/OR THEIR DERIVATIVES TO FORTIFY AND IMPROVE THE STRUCTURE OF KERATINIC FIBERS

Applicant/Assignee: WELLA AG

Application No.: 11/839633   Filing Date: 16/Aug/2007

Abstract:

The invention relates to the use of creatine, creatinine and/or derivatives thereof and/or their salts in an agent for hardening, strengthening, restructuring or increasing the shine, volume or combability of keratin fibers, particularly of human hair.

Priority: DE20011014561 Applic. Date: 2001-03-24; US2003-363620 Applic. Date: 2003-07-28; WO2002EP02839 Applic. Date: 2002-03-14

Inventor: BIMCZOK RUDOLF [DE]; KRIPP THOMAS [DE]; GRASSER BEATE [DE]; SPRINGOB CHRISTIAN [DE]


Patent No.: US8323628B2  Issued: 04/Dec/2012

Title: LONG WEAR COSMETIC COMPOSITION

Applicant/Assignee: L'OREAL S.A, L'OREAL

Application No.: 13/019435   Filing Date: 02/Feb/2011

Abstract:

The present invention relates to long-wearing, non-aqueous based cosmetic compositions, and related dermatological, pharmaceutical or hygiene compositions. The present invention provides a non-aqueous based composition comprising one or a mixture of two or more emulsifiers.

Priority: US2004-542452 Applic. Date: 2004-01-16; WO2004US01071 Applic. Date: 2004-01-16; US2003-440626P Applic. Date: 2003-01-17

Inventor: ATIS BALANDA [US]


Patent No.: US8333956B2  Issued: 18/Dec/2012

Title: Stable Cosmetic Emulsion With Polyamide Gelling Agent

Applicant/Assignee: COLOR ACCESS, INC

Application No.: 11/940727   Filing Date: 15/Nov/2007

Abstract:

The present invention relates to a gelled cosmetic emulsion comprising an oil phase, an aqueous phase and a gelling system which contains at least one non-siloxane based polyamide in a sufficient amount to gel the emulsion. The polyamide can have an tertiary amide, ester, acid, or amine terminal end group. The emulsion is stabilized with an alkylene oxide containing emulsion stabilizer. The polyamide resin is stabilized with a resin stabilizer containing an atom with a certain electronegativity. The emulsions of the present invention are substantially transparent and when colorants are added the color is especially bright and clear. The emulsions are used in lipstick and mascara products as well as other gel and stick products.

Priority: US2005-082566 Applic. Date: 2005-03-17; US2004-481230 Applic. Date: 2004-05-06; WO2002US19548 Applic. Date: 2002-06-19; US2002-388154P Applic. Date: 2002-06-11

Inventor: BRIEVA HERNANDO [US]; CASTRO JOHN R [US]; LUO DEXIN [US]; MAROTTA PAUL H [US]; NAZAR SHAHAN [US]; WANG TIAN XIANG [US]; ORR CARL [US]; KONIK RICHARD A [US]