PCT - World Hair Care Formulation Patents Published in 2007

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PCT - WORLD HAIR CARE PATENTS PUBLISHED IN 2007


(WO2007149520) 27.12.2007 A61K 33/00 ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE OF YESHIVA UNIVERSITY
The invention provides compositions for releasing nitric oxide (NO) comprising a matrix that encapsulates nitric oxide. Nitric oxide is released when the composition is exposed to an aqueous environment. The invention further provides methods of preparing the compositions and uses of the compositions for treating infections and disorders.
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METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR INHIBITING OR REDUCING HAIR LOSS, ACNE, ROSACEA, PROSTATE CANCER, AND BPH

(WO2007149312) 27.12.2007 A61K 48/00 THE TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
This invention provides methods of treating androgenetic alopecia (AGA), acne, rosacea, prostate cancer, and benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), comprising the step of contacting a subject with a compound or composition capable of decreasing prostaglandin D2 (PGD2) level or activity, a downstream signaling or receptor pathway thereof, or prostaglandin D2 synthase level or activity; methods of stimulating hair growth, comprising the step of contacting a subject with a compound or composition capable of increasing or decreasing the activity or level of a target gene of the present invention, or with a protein product of the target gene or an analogue or mimetic thereof; and methods of testing for AGA and evaluating therapeutic methods thereof...
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CONDITIONING COMPOSITION COMPRISING ASYMMETRIC DIALKYL QUATERNIZED AMMONIUM SALT

(WO2007149248) 27.12.2007 A61K 8/34 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed is a conditioning composition comprising: an asymmetric di-alkyl ammonium salt cationic surfactant; a high melting point fatty compound; and an aqueous carrier. The composition of the present invention can provide improved ease-to-rinse feel while maintaining conditioning benefits.
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METHOD FOR SHAPING HAIR

(WO2007148286) 27.12.2007 A45D 2/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A method for shaping hair comprising the steps of: (i) folding a curling sheet consisting of or comprising a superabsorbent material around the tips of the hair strand like an end-wrap, (ii) winding the hair around the folded sheet, thereby using said sheet as a curler, (iii) fixing the curlers with a clip, a pin or an other tool appropriate for fixing the hair on a curler, (iv) applying a aqueous hair shaping composition onto the hair on the curler, (v) leaving the shaping composition to act on the hair for 1 to 30 minutes, whereby said sheet is swelling and produces tension on the hair wound on it, and (vi) removing the said sheet. Also claimed is a sheet for the winding of hair during permanent hair shaping, according to anyone of claims...
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DETERGENT COMPOSITIONS FOR CLEANING AND FABRIC CARE

(WO2007148274) 27.12.2007 C11D 3/37 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Detergent compositions comprising selected deposition polymers for improved deposition of fabric care benefit agents, such as organosilicones, polyolefin dispersions, polymer latexes, microencapsulated fabric care actives, onto fabrics through the laundering operation.
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TAMANU OIL PRODUCTS

(WO2007146816) 21.12.2007 A61K 36/28 T.F.H. PUBLICATIONS, INC.
A dermatological composition which may be used for the topical treatment of the skin, hair, or nails of mammals, comprising tamanu oil, an unsaturated fatty acid, and arnica oil, optionally including Vitamins E and A. The dermatological composition may be combined with other components to form a shampoo, conditioner, lotion, cream, spray, salve, or other cosmetic product in liquid, paste, or powder form.
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INFUSED SPONGE DELIVERY SYSTEM

(WO2007146103) 21.12.2007 A61K 9/70 SPONGEABLES, LLC
A method for delivering active ingredients to a wet substrate from a flexible, three- dimensional, water-absorbent substrate material comprised of a web of substantially water-insoluble fibers into which is infused a solid anhydrous composition having a melting point of from about 45°C to about 55°C said anhydrous composition comprising (i) at least one surfactant selected from the group consisting of cationic quaternary surfactants, anionic surfactants or nonionic surfactants or one multi-lamellar liquid crystal emulsifier system, (ii) at least one fatty alcohol, (iii) at least one emollient selected from the group consisting of cosmetically-acceptable oils, esters and liquid triglycerides, (iv) at least one active ingredient and (v) opt...
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COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR REDUCING MICROBIAL CONTAMINATION IN MEAT PROCESSING

(WO2007145783) 21.12.2007 A23L 1/31 TASKER PRODUCTS CORP.
The present invention is directed to compositions, methods, and systems for reducing microbial contamination in meat processing. In accordance with one aspect of the invention, disinfection composition and/or recycled disinfection composition comprising an acid, a buffer, and optionally an antimicrobial metal is applying to a carcass during at least one processing step of sacrificing, scalding, feather/hair/hide removal, eviscerating, and washing. Other aspects of the invention provide a carcass processing system comprising processing stations intermittently fluidly connected via a buffered acidic disinfection composition.
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HAIR COLORING COMPOSITION

(WO2007145763) 21.12.2007 A61K 8/00 ZOTOS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
By providing a certain oxidative primary and a certain oxidative coupler as an integral ingredients in hair coloring formulations, substantially improved and enhanced hair conditioning benefits are attained, providing a highly effective, hair coloring composition.
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USE OF NON-HYDROXIDE BASES WITH HEAT FOR RELAXING OR STRAIGHTENING HAIR

(WO2007145707) 21.12.2007 A61K 8/18 L'OREAL
A process for straightening or relaxing hair involving the steps of: (a) providing a hair straightening/relaxing composition containing: (i) from about 0.1 to about 50% by weight of at least one weak non-hydroxide base; and(ii) remainder, to 100%, a cosmetically acceptable medium, all weights based on the weight of the hair straightening/relaxing composition;(b) contacting the hair with the hair straightening/relaxing composition to form treated hair;(c) optionally, rinsing the hair straightening/relaxing composition from the treated hair;(d) optionally, contacting the treated hair with a non-volatile oil; and(e) smoothing the treated hair using a combination of heat and means for physically smoothing hair.
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COMPOSITIONS BASED ON HYPERBRANCHED CONDENSATION POLYMERS AND NOVEL HYPERBRANCHED CONDENSATION POLYMERS

(WO2007144189) 21.12.2007 A61K 8/00 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The invention relates to personal care, home care and fabric care compositions based on hyperbranched condensation polymers having in the polymer backbone at least one unit comprising an amide bond attached to a trismethylene- aminomethane group and to novel hyperbranched condensation polymers.
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COMPOSITION COMPRISING JOJOBA CARBOXYLATES IN COMBINATION WITH JOJOBA ALCOHOLS, AND PERSONAL CARE FORMULATIONS COMPRISING SAME

(WO2007143672) 13.12.2007 A23J 1/14 DESERT WHALE JOJOBA COMPANY, INC.
A non-aqueous mixture comprising a plurality of jojoba carboxylates in combination with a plurality of jojoba alcohols formed by saponifying jojoba oil. Furthermore, a variety of personal care formulations comprising a plurality of jojoba carboxylates in combination with a plurality of jojoba alcohols are disclosed.
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PROTECTING AREAS OF SKIN PROXIMATE HAIR OR NAILS FROM HAIR COLOR/DYES, AND OTHER CONTAMINANTS

(WO2007143553) 13.12.2007 A61K 8/90 INGENUITY PRODUCTS, LLC
The present invention provides for selective and uniform delivery of compositions to protect certain targeted areas: (1) skin proximate colorable or dyeable hair from staining by hair colors or hair dyes; or (2) skin proximate nails against nail skin contaminants which may include hair color or hair dyes. Embodiments of products of the present invention may comprise the protective composition and a device for selective and uniform delivery of the composition to the targeted area of the skin. Products may also comprise a protective composition having a solid or semisolid consistency which is formed to enable selective and uniform delivery of the composition to the targeted area of the skin. Products may also comprise: (a) a hair color or hai...
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HUMAN SHORT HELICAL PEPTIDE-1 WHICH HAS ANTIMICROBIAL, ANTITUMOR, AND IMMUNE STIMULATING ACTIVITY AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007142381) 13.12.2007 C07K 14/00 Seoul National University Industry Foundation
The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition having antimicrobial, antitumor and immune stimulating activity which contains human short helical peptide-1 (hSHP-1) exhibiting antimicrobial, antitumor and immune stimulating activity, and a treatment method of hSHP-1 to increase its antimicrobial, antitumor and immune stimulating activity which includes the step of administrating the hSHP-1 peptide.
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AMINO-ACID FUNCTIONAL SILOXANES, METHODS OF PREPARATION AND APPLICATIONS

(WO2007141565) 13.12.2007 C08G 77/388 DOW CORNING CORPORATION
A method of preparing an amino acid functional siloxane by reacting an amino acid derivative selected from the group of an N-acyl amino acid and an N-aroyl amino acid with an amino functional siloxane optionally in the presence of a solvent. The invention extends to personal care products containing the resulting amino acid functional siloxanes.
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COMPOSITION WHICH CONTAINS A MIXTURE OF MONO-, DI-, AND TRIGLYCERIDES AND GLYCERINE

(WO2007141066) 13.12.2007 C11D 1/74 KAO CORPORATION, S.A.
The present invention relates to a composition which contains a mixture of alkoxylated mono-, di-, and triglycerides and glycerine of formula wherein R' represents H or CH3, and each one of m, n, or l represents, independently, a number from 0 to 20, the sum of m, n, and l being in the range of 1.5 to 20, characterized in that in the acyl group represented by -CO- R, R represents an alkyl or alkenyl group, linear or branched, of 6 to 11 carbon atoms,and the proportion by weight (i)+(ii)+(iii)/(iv) is in the range of 2.0:0.5 to 0.5:3; and to a method for the preparation of said composition, the detergent compositions which contain said compositions, and the use of said composition as surfactant or co-surfactant in the detergent compositions,...
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ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITION OF 3-IODO-2-PROPYNYLBUTYL CARBAMATE AND 1,3-BUTYLENE GLYCOL AS SOLVENT

(WO2007140146) 06.12.2007 A61K 31/325 ISP INVESTMENTS INC.
An antimicrobial composition of 3-iodo-2-propynylbutyl carbamate (IPBC) and 1,3-butylene glycol (BG) as solvent, in a defined weight ratio, preferably 9-11% IPBC and 89-91% BG, and personal care formulations including the composition in an amount of about 0.1-0.2% therein, at a pH of 4-9, is described.
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SELF TANNING COMPOSITION

(WO2007137958) 06.12.2007 A61K 8/04 CIBA SPECIALTY CHEMICALS HOLDING INC.
Disclosed is a method for the colouration of skin or a keratinic fibre, characterized in that the skin or keratinic fibre is contacted with a formulation containing a dispersion of solid particles of a tanning substance selected from a compound of the formula (I) wherein i is 0 or 1 and each of R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8 independently of each other is selected from group consisting of hydrogen, OH, C1-C6alkyl, C1-C6hydroxyalkyl and C2-C6al- kenyl; in an organic liquid of low polarity or non-polar organic liquid.
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HAIR CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN AMINOSILICONE AND A HIGH VISCOSITY SILICONE COPOLYMER EMULSION

(WO2007136708) 29.11.2007 A61K 8/33 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Hair care composition comprising an aminosilicone having a viscosity of from about 1,000 centistokes to about 1,000,000 centistokes, and less than about 0.5% nitrogen by weight of the aminosilicone; a silicone copolymer emulsion with an internal phase viscosity of greater than about 120 x 106 centistokes, as measured at 25°C; and a gel matrix comprising a cationic surfactant; a high melting point fatty compound; and an aqueous carrier.
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PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007136586) 29.11.2007 A61Q 19/00 E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
This invention relates to personal care compositions containing polytrimethylene ether glycol in a variety of physical forms including solutions, gels, oil-in-water emulsions, water-in-oil emulsions, suspensions and solids. In a particularly preferred embodiment, the polytrimethylene ether glycol is derived predominantly from mono-mers obtained from renewable resources, making the personal care products of this embodiment of the present invention more environmentally friendly in terms of their manufacture, use and disposal.
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METHOD FOR STRAIGHTENING KERATINOUS FIBERS USING HEATING MEANS AND AN ACID DERIVATIVE

(WO2007135299) 29.11.2007 A61Q 5/04 L'OREAL
The invention concerns a method for straightening keratinous fibers including: (i) a step of applying on the keratinous fibers a hair straightening composition containing at least one alpha-hydroxy and/or keto acid derivative, the pH of said composition being not more than 9 (ii) a step of increasing the temperature of the keratinous fibers, using heating means, to a temperature ranging between 110 and 250°C.
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METHOD FOR STRAIGHTENING KERATINOUS FIBERS USING HEATING MEANS AND AN AROMATIC COMPOUND

(WO2007135298) 29.11.2007 A61Q 5/04 L'OREAL
The invention concerns a method for straightening keratinous fibers including: (i) a step of applying on the keratinous fibers a hair straightening composition containing at least one polyhydroxylated aromatic compound, (ii) a step of increasing the temperature of the keratinous fibers, using heating means, to a temperature ranging between 110 and 250°C.
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PROCESS FOR STRAIGHTENING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A HEATING MEANS AND DENATURING AGENTS

(WO2007135297) 29.11.2007 A61K 8/42 L'OREAL
The invention relates to a process for straightening keratin fibres, comprising: (i) a step in which a straightening composition containing at least two denaturing agents is applied to the keratin fibres, (ii) a step in which the temperature of the keratin fibres is raised, using a heating means, to a temperature of between 110 and 250°C.
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METHOD FOR STRAIGHTENING KERATINOUS FIBERS USING HEATING MEANS AND AN AMIDE

(WO2007135296) 29.11.2007 A61Q 5/04 L'OREAL
The invention concerns a method for straightening keratinous fibers including: (i) a step of applying on the keratinous fibers a hair straightening composition containing at least one cyclic or linear amide, (ii) a step of increasing the temperature of the keratinous fibers, using heating means, to a temperature ranging between 110 and 250°C.
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FRAGRANCE PRECURSOR

(WO2007134666) 29.11.2007 C07C 217/08 KAO CORPORATION S.A.
The invention relates to a compound of the following formula (I) X-CR1R2R3 wherein - R1 is an organic moiety having 6 to 24 carbon atoms; - R2 is H or an organic moiety having 6 to 24 carbon atoms; - R3 is X or OH; - X is a moiety of the following formula (II): or an ammonium or C1-C4 alkyl ammonium salt of the moiety of formula (II); wherein - x is 0 or 1; - y is 0 or 1; - z is 0 or 1; - m is a number from 2 to 10; - n is a number from 0 to 10; - o is a number from 0 to 10; - R4 is H or a C1-C4 alkyl group; - R5 is a C6-C22 alkyl or alkenyl group or, if n or o is at least 1, a C7-C23 acyl group; - R6 is H or R5; - R7 is a C1-C4 alkylene group. which is capable of delivering aldehyde-type or ketone-type fragrance compounds, providing a long...
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METHOD OF ENHANCING PENETRATION OF WATER-SOLUBLE ACTIVES

(WO2007133768) 22.11.2007 A61K 8/894 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A method of enhancing the delivery of water-soluble skin care actives into keratinous tissue, comprising the step of applying to the keratinous tissue a water-in-oil emulsion comprising an aqueous phase and a non-aqueous phase, wherein the aqueous phase comprises a water-soluble skin care active, and whereupon application of shear stress to the composition, the aqueous phase is visibly separated from the non-aqueous phase.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING SIDE CHAIN CRYSTALLINE (SEC) POLYMERS

(WO2007133720) 22.11.2007 A61K 8/81 AIR PRODUCTS AND CHEMICALS, INC.
The disclosure provides a personal care composition and method for forming the composition wherein the SCC polymer has at least one functionality selected from the group consisting of silicone, hydroxyl and carboxy. Such functionalized SCC polymers can be employed in a wide range of personal care compositions including skin care, body wash, and shampoo and hair treatments, among other personal care products.
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MACRO-SIZED LIPID CAPSULE EMULSION COMPOSITION AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME

(WO2007132972) 22.11.2007 A61K 8/06 Amorepacific Corporation
An emulsion composition of the invention has macro-sized (0.01 to 5 mm) lipid capsule particles and it is for a skin cosmetic composition. An emulsion composition of the invention exhibits improved stability for its particle size by adjusting a size of the particle through a comb ination of liquid phase oil and integument lipid or lipoid material and encapsulating the liquid phase oil with the integument lipid. The emulsion composition of the invention has unique outward appearance and use feeling due to the macro-sized particles in it, also exhibits excellent skin safety and moisture persistence by containing no surfactant and maintains an activity of an oleophilic effective ingredient which is apt to be oxidized for a long time.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBERS AND A METHOD OF DYEING HAIR USING SAME

(WO2007130777) 15.11.2007 A61K 8/00 ADVANCE COSMETIC TECHNOLOGIES LLC
A composition for dyeing keratin fibers that contains 0.1 to 30 percent of at least one substantially pure plant dye material obtained using solvent or supercritical CO2 extraction combined with 0.01 to 5 percent of a metal or mineral salt capable of acting as a mordant as a two part hair color system. The addition of the encapsulation of one or both components allows the use of the plant dye in combination with the metal or mineral salt in a one part hair color system.
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COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING LOW-DP POLYMERIZED SURFACTANTS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2007130238) 15.11.2007 C11D 1/90 JOHNSON &JOHNSON CONSUMER COMPANIES, INC.
Provided are low-irritation personal care compositions comprising a low-DP polymerized surfactants. Also provided are methods of making and using such compositions.
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COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING LOW-DP POLYMERIZED SURFACTANTS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2007130237) 15.11.2007 A61K 8/00 JOHNSON &JOHNSON CONSUMER, COMPANIES, INC.
Provided are low-irritation personal care compositions comprising a low-DP polymerized surfactants. Also provided are methods of making and using such compositions.
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COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING LOW-DP POLYMERIZED SURFACTANTS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2007130236) 15.11.2007 A61K 8/00 JOHNSON &JOHNSON CONSUMER COMPANIES, INC.
Provided are low-irritation personal care compositions comprising a low-DP polymerized surfactants. Also provided are methods of making and using such compositions.
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COLORANTS SURFACE TREATED WITH URETHANES AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING THE SAME

(WO2007130119) 15.11.2007 B32B 27/40 SENSIENT COLORS INC.
Compositions including colorants surface-treated with silicone polyurethanes, and methods for making surface-treated colorant products, are provided. Cosmetic, . .. personal care, skin care, nail and hair products including the surface treated colorants are disclosed. Also provided are methods for improving the hydrophobicity, or the adherence to the surface of skin, of a colorant. The methods include surface-treating a colorant with an effective amount of a silicone polyurethane to form a surface-treated colorant having an improved hydrophobilicy or an improved adherence to a skin surface compared to the colorant before surface-treatment.
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NEW COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE PEPTIDE WITH AT LEAST ONE IMMOBILIZED AROMATIC CYCLE

(WO2007129270) 15.11.2007 A61K 8/00 SEDERMA
Topical cosmetic use as a whitening active ingredient of at least one peptide, comprising at least one immobilized aromatic cycle and having the general formula (I): A-(Xa)m-Xc-(Xb)n-B. The invention also discloses a cosmetic composition comprising at least said peptide and a method of decreasing skin pigmentation, whitening or lightening human skin, comprising a topical application of said composition.
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PERSONAL CARE ARTICLE

(WO2007128983) 15.11.2007 A61Q 7/02 RECKITT BENCKISER (UK) LIMITED
A personal care article including a substrate having impregnated therein, applied thereon or arranged to substantially encase, a cosmetic composition which includes a hair modification active, wherein the pH of the composition is substantially less than 9.0, and at least a portion of the article has exfoliating properties.
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HAIR SEQUESTERED TRACER FOR PROSTHESIS LEAK DETECTION

(WO2007128133) 15.11.2007 G01N 33/50 HADDON, David, James
There is provided use of a tracer for sequestering in hair for detecting leakage of a prosthesis. Also provided is use of a tracer for sequestering in hair for detecting the time of leakage of a prosthesis. Also provided is use of a tracer for sequestering in hair for detecting the severity of leakage of a prosthesis. A filler composition for a prosthesis comprising a tracer that is sequestered in the hair is provided. Additionally, a prosthesis comprising a filler composition, the filler composition comprising a tracer that is sequestered in the hair is provided. Methods for detecting leakage from a prosthesis are also provided. Methods often include a) treating a hair sample from a subject having a prosthesis to extract a tracer, thereby ...
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HIGH DS CATIONIC POLYGALACTOMMANNAN FOR HAIR CONDITIONER PRODUCTS

(WO2007127494) 08.11.2007 A61K 8/00 HERCULES INCORPORATED
A hair conditioner composition is provided with a) from about 1 to about 99 wt % of water, b) at least about 0.05 wt % of a cationic polymer wherein the cationic polymer has a mean average molecular weight (Mw) from about 2,000 to about 10,000,000 Dalton, and the cationic polymer has a cationic degree of substitution (DS) greater than 0.25 to about 3.0, and c) at least one hair conditioner active ingredient, wherein the active hair conditioner ingredient is selected from the group consisting of perfumes, emollients, moisturizing agents, humectapts, sunscreen actives, beauty aids, anti-oxidant agent, antimicrobial agent, additional conditioning agent, depositing agent, tanning agent, rejuvenating agent, medicaments agent, and mixtures the...
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IN SITU POLYMERIZATION FOR HAIR TREATMENT

(WO2007127065) 08.11.2007 G06Q 10/00 ANDORA, INC.
Hair care products represent a world-wide multi-billion dollar industry. Preformed polymers are commonly used in a vaiety of hair care products including shampoos, conditioners, gels, and hair sprays. The present invention provides technology for polymerizing monomers on hair in situ to produce desired hair characteristics. This eliminates the solubility and application issues found with some polymers. The polymerization of monomers on hair is typically initiated using a thermal or photoinitiatied free radical initiator. In certain embodiments, the monomers are fluorinated thereby producing a fluorinated polymer on the hair upon polymerization. The invention provides monomers, initiators, methods, and kits for use in treating hair with poly...
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SPECIFIC MONOCATIONIC MONOCHROMOPHORIC COMPOUNDS OF HYDRAZONE TYPE COMPRISING A 2-, 4-PYRIDINIUM OR 2-, 4-QUINOLINIUM UNIT, SYNTHESIS THEREOF, DYE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING THEM, AND METHOD FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES

(WO2007125238) 08.11.2007 C07D 213/53 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to monocationic monochromophoric compounds of formulae (I) and/or (II), in which R1 is a hydrogen or an alkyl, phenyl, benzyl, alkylcarbonyl, alkylsulfonyl, aminosulfonyl or aminocarbonyl radical; R5 is an alkyl, phenyl or benzyl; R2 and R3 are a halogen, or an alkyl, aryloxy, arylamino, hydroxyl, alkoxy, (poly)hydroxyalkoxy, alkoxycarbonyl, alkylcarbonyloxy, amino, alkylcarbonylamino, aminocarbonyl, ureido, aminosulfonyl, alkylthio, alkylsulfonylamino, cyano, trifluoromethyl, thio, alkylsulfinyl or alkylsulfonyl radical; R4 is a hydrogen or an alkyl, amino, alkylcarbonylamino, ureido, alkylsulfonylamino, hydroxycarbonyl, alkoxycarbonyl, cyano, phenyl or benzyl radical; R6 and R7 are a hydrogen or an alkyl, alk...
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PYRIMIDINEDIONES AS TYROSINE KINASE INHIBITORS

(WO2007122634) 01.11.2007 C07D 405/04 JUBILANT BIOSYS LIMITED
The present invention relates to a compound of formula (I) or its stereoisomers, tautomers, solvates, hydrates, prodrugs, pharmaceutically acceptable salts or mixtures thereof, wherein A1 is nitrogen; A2 is carbon; Rl is independently selected from the group consisting of aryl or 5-6 membered heterocyclic ring system; R2 and R3 are independently selected from the group consisting of H, alkyl, substituted alkyl, alkylaryl, alkylheteroaryl, aryl, or 5-6 membered heterocyclic ring system; provided R2 or R3 is H. The present invention also provides a pharmaceutical composition comprising a compound of formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, in combination with a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier or diluents. The present inv...
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A DISPOSABLE NONWOVEN IMPLEMENT

(WO2007122594) 01.11.2007 A47L 13/18 THE IAMS COMPANY
A disposable nonwoven implement that is retained on a user' s hand during use is provided. The disposable nonwoven implement can be associated with a composition.
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A DISPOSABLE WET NONWOVEN IMPLEMENT

(WO2007122593) 01.11.2007 A47K 7/03 THE IAMS COMPANY
A disposable wet nonwoven implement that is retained on a user's hand during use is provided. The disposable wet nonwoven implement can be associated with a composition.
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COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007122422) 01.11.2007 A61K 8/06 THE BOOTS COMPANY PLC
Use of a composition comprising oil bodies in the preparation of a formulation for administration to a mammal wherein said composition comprises oil curd extracted from oleaginous plant tissue, said oil curd comprising an aqueous dispersion of oil bodies and associated extrinsic protein material. Preferably, the oil curd is extracted from seed material selected from flax, sunflower, sesame, hemp, pumpkin, oilseed rape, camelina, cranberry, safflower, rosehip, blackcurrant, evening primrose, borage, meadowfoam, grapeseed and jojoba. The composition has useful properties in improving the stability of formulations, in particular in emulsifying such formulations and in improving the aesthetic acceptability of a formulation. Also, the compositio...
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COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007122421) 01.11.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE BOOTS COMPANY PLC
Use of a composition comprising oil bodies in the preparation of a formulation for administration to a mammal wherein said composition comprises oil curd 5 extracted from grain plant tissue, said oil curd comprising an aqueous dispersion of oil bodies and associated extrinsic protein material. Preferably, the oil curd is extracted from oat seed material. The composition has useful properties in improving the stability of 10 formulations, in particular in emulsifying such formulations and in improving the aesthetic acceptability of a formulation. Also, the compositions are useful in the delivery of actives into the skin &/or hair and in the regulation of the condition of the skin ...
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SPECIFIC MONOCATIONIC MONOCHROMOPHORIC HYDRAZONE COMPOUNDS CONTAINING A 2-(BENZ)IMIDAZOLIUM UNIT, THEIR SYNTHESIS, DYEING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THEM, METHOD OF DYEING KERATIN FIBRES

(WO2007122341) 01.11.2007 C09B 26/04 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to monocationic monochromophoric compounds of formula (I), in which R1 represents a hydrogen or an alkyl, phenyl, benzyl, alkylcarbonyl, alkylsulphonyl, arylsulphonyl, aminosulphonyl or aminocarbonyl radical; R5 represents an alkyl, phenyl, benzyl or trialkylsilyl radical; R2 and R3 represent a halogen or an alkyl, aryloxy, arylamino, hydroxyl, alkoxy, (poly)hydroxyalkoxy, alkoxycarbonyl, alkylcarbonyloxy, amino, alkylcarbonylamino, aminocarbonyl, ureido, aminosulphonyl, alkylthio, alkylsulphonylamino, cyano, trifluoromethyl, thio, alkylsulphinyl, alkylsulphonyl, phenyl, thiophene, imidazole, trialkylsilyl or nitro radical; R4 represents a hydrogen or an alkyl, amino, alkylcarbonylamino, ureido, alkylsulphonyla...
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CATIONIC DICHROMOPHORIC COMPOUND CONTAINING TWO UNITS OF HYDRAZONE TYPE AND COMPRISING A CATIONIC LINKER ARM, DYE COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE SUCH COMPOUND, METHOD FOR THE USE THEREOF AND USES

(WO2007122340) 01.11.2007 C09B 26/04 L'ORÉAL
The present application relates to a novel family of cationic dichromophoric compounds containing two units of hydrazone type connected by a cationic linker arm, which can be used as a direct dye, and to a dye composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising at least one such compound in a suitable dyeing medium. The present application also relates to the dyeing method using this composition and to the uses thereof.
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SYNERGISTIC MIXTURE OF GLYCOSYL FLAVANONES AND XANTHINES

(WO2007122251) 01.11.2007 A61Q 17/04 SYMRISE GMBH &CO. KG
The present invention concerns the use of a formulation containing or consisting of (a) one or more xanthines of the formula (II), wherein R5, R6 and R7 are independently of each other H or methyl, (b) one or more compounds of the formula (I), wherein: R1 and R2 are mutually independently H, OH, C1-C10 alkyl, C -C10 O-alkyl or O-prenyl, R3 is H, OH, O-glucose or O-rhamnose and R4 is a monosaccharide radical or an oligosaccharide radical having 2, 3, 4 or 5 carbohydrate units, and (c) optionally a skin or hair conditioning or cleansing substance, wherein the ratio by weight of the amount of (a) xanthines of the formula (II) contained in the formulation to the amount of (b) compounds of the formula (I) contained in total in the formulation is...
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USE OF OPIOID RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS

(WO2007121916) 01.11.2007 A61Q 5/10 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to a new use of opioid receptor antagonists. More particularly, the present invention relates to the use of opioid receptor antagonists in hair care, particularly for the prevention of the graying of hair and/ or for restoration and/ or maintenance of the natural hair color.
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HAIR CONDITIONING COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING A MIXTURE OF AMIDOAMINES

(WO2007120681) 25.10.2007 A61K 8/42 INOLEX INVESTMENT CORPORATION
Compositions are provided and described herein which include cosmetic and hair conditioning compositions having a mixture of stearamidopropyl dimethylamine and behenamidopropyl dimethylamine. Also provided are methods for conditioning hair using such mixtures.
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FORMULATION AND METHOD FOR A SKIN TREATMENT FOR ANIMALS

(WO2007120665) 25.10.2007 A61K 8/97 EPIDERMAPET, LLC
An aqueous composition for treating the skin of an animal is provided, the composition including a moisturizer, an anti-itch agent, a skin conditioner, a hair conditioner, a cleansing agent, and an aromatherapy agent. A method for preparing such a composition as well as a method for using the composition for improving the skin condition of a domestic animal such as a dog, a cat, or a horse are also provided.
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PRODUCTS CONTAINING A PHEROMONE COMPONENT

(WO2007120477) 25.10.2007 A61K 9/70 BRAGINSKY, Philip, Y.
Products formulated with and/or coated with a human pheromone substance or component. The products will cause a person coming in contact with the odor or scent that emanates from the products to experience a unique, mood-altering effect which may include libido enhancement. This effect may also be an overall sense of well-being or may be one of heightened sexual attractiveness. The products include hair products, face, body and skin care products, dental products, garments, home products, textiles and paper and sheet products.
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NOVEL COMPOUNDS, ISOMER THEREOF, OR PHARMACEUTICALLY ACCEPTABLE SALTS THEREOF AS VANILLOID RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST; AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING THE SAME

(WO2007120012) 25.10.2007 C07C 311/08 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
This present invention relates to novel compounds, isomer thereof or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof as vanilloid receptor (Vanilloid Receptor 1; VR1; TRPV1) antagonist; and a pharmaceutical composition containing the same. The present invention provides a pharmaceutical composition for preventing or treating a disease such as pain, inflammatory disease of the joints, neuropathies, HIV-related neuropathy, nerve injury, neurodegeneration, stroke, urinary bladder hypersensitivity including urinary incontinence, cystitis, stomach duodenal ulcer, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), fecal urgency, gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), Crohn's disease, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, co...
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STRUCTURANTS FOR OIL PHASES

(WO2007119047) 25.10.2007 A61K 8/85 CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC
Polyester oil structurants are obtainable by the reaction of a dimer based dicarboxylic acid, a polyol and a C16 to C30, particularly a C20 to C24, monocarboxylic fatty acid. The structurants can be used to provide structure, particularly thickening and/or gelling, in oils of a wide range of polarity. Thickened oils can find application in a range of personal care and other applications.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST IN POLYMERIZABLE CYANOACRYLATE MONOMER AND AT LEAST ONE NON-POLYOXYETHYLENATED GRAFTED SILICONE POLYMER

(WO2007119022) 25.10.2007 A61K 8/40 L'OREAL
The invention concerns a cosmetic composition comprising at least in polymerizable cyanoacrylate monomer and at least one non-polyoxyethylenated grafted silicone polymer. The invention concerns a cosmetic composition for treating keratinous fibers, in particular human keratinous fibers such as hair fibers, comprising at least one polymerizable cyanoacrylate monomer and at least one non-polyoxyethylenated grafted silicone polymer.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES, COMPRISING AN ELECTROPHILIC MONOMER, A HYDROPHOBIC DIRECT DYE AND A LIQUID ORGANIC SOLVENT

(WO2007118812) 25.10.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, comprising at least one electrophilic monomer, at least one hydrophobic direct dye that is soluble in the medium, the logP of which is greater than 2, and at least one liquid organic solvent. The composition of the invention allows varied shades and strong colorations to be obtained. Furthermore, the coloration obtained is very resistant to external agents, and especially to repeated washing.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING, IN A COSMETIC MEDIUM, AT LEAST ONE SILICA PARTICLE, AT LEAST ONE CYANOACRYLATE MONOMER AND AT LEAST ONE LIQUID ORGANIC SOLVENT

(WO2007118807) 25.10.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to novel compositions based on silica, on monomers which can be polymerized in situ, on a liquid organic solvent and on a cosmetically acceptable medium for the cosmetic treatment of keratinous substances and in particular of keratinous fibres, such as the hair, and to the use of novel compositions in the cosmetic treatment of keratinous substances and to a kit comprising the said composition.
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TOPICAL THERAPEUTIC DELIVERY SYSTEM

(WO2007117352) 18.10.2007 A61K 8/36 MURAD, Howard
An oil-in-water emulsion topical delivery system comprising (i) an oil phase; (ii) an aqueous phase; (iii) phenoxyethanol at a concentration of from about 2.0% to about 2.7% based on the total weight of the composition; (iv) an effective exfoliating amount of a hydrophobic hydroxycarboxylic acid selected from the group consisting of orthohydroxybenzoic acid, hydroxycarboxylic acids containing a C12 -C24 fatty acid esterified to the alpha carbon hydroxyl group, and hydroxycarboxylic acids containing a C12 -C24 fatty alcohol esterified to a carboxyl group; (v) a non-ionic emulsifier having an HLB of from about 7 to about 10; and (vi) at least one skin-supporting or dermatopharmaceutically active agent.
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USE OF A LACTOSE-DERIVED C-GLYCOSIDE COMPOUND AS AN AGENT FOR ACTIVATING AND REGULATING CUTANEOUS IMMUNITY

(WO2007116015) 18.10.2007 C07D 309/10 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to novel lactose-derived compounds of general formula (I) and to their use as agents for stimulating the immune system of the skin and/or as immunoregulators, and for preparing a composition containing a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable medium, intended in particular to prevent and/or limit the appearance of cutaneous immune imbalances, in particular related to environmental stresses.
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USE OF A GALACTOSE-DERIVED C-GLYCOSIDE COMPOUND AS AN AGENT FOR ACTIVATING AND REGULATING CUTANEOUS IMMUNITY

(WO2007116013) 18.10.2007 C07D 309/10 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to novel galactose derivatives of general formula (I) and to their use as agents for stimulating the immune system of the skin and/or as immunoregulators, and for preparing a composition containing a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable medium, intended in particular to prevent and/or limit the appearance of cutaneous immune imbalances, in particular related to environmental stresses.
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USE OF A D- AND L-FUCOSE-DERIVED C-GLYCOSIDE COMPOUND AS AN AGENT FOR ACTIVATING AND REGULATING CUTANEOUS IMMUNITY

(WO2007116012) 18.10.2007 A61K 31/7004 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to the use of compounds of general formula (I) derived from D- and L-fucose: as agents for stimulating the immune system of the skin and/or as immunoregulators, and for preparing a composition containing a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable medium, intended in particular to prevent and/or limit the appearance of cutaneous immune imbalances, in particular related to environmental stresses.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR AN AUTONOMUS SHAVE

(WO2007115840) 18.10.2007 A61K 8/02 DELGADO ACARRETA, Raúl
A cosmetic composition with the following essential active principles: a) antiandrogens in an amount equivalent to those supplied by between 2.00 and 4.00 mg of synthetic cyproterone acetate; b) oestrogens in an amount equivalent to those supplied by between 0.07 and 0.09 nag of synthetic ethinylestradiol; c) antipruriginous agents in an amount equivalent to those supplied by between 1.2 and 1.6 mg of synthetic hydrocortisone acetate, and d) at least one pharmaceutically acceptable excipient, with which the following are achieved: preparation of the surface to be shaved, subsequent application of aftershave and a treatment that slows down growth of hair of androgenic nature, all in a single composition that does not require any other compon...
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NOVEL COMPOSITIONS FOR HAIR DISORDERS AND PROCESS OF PREPARATION THEREOF

(WO2007113851) 11.10.2007 A61Q 7/00 PANACEA BIOTEC LTD.
Novel compositions for hair loss prevention and/or hair growth promotion comprising at least active agent preferably derived from natural source such as from the plant Vernonia sp., either alone or in combination with other active agent(s) and optionally one or more excipient(s) are provided. The process for the extraction of hair growth promoting agent and preparation of compositions comprising such active agent are also described. The novel composition is preferably in the form of an oral or topical preparation such as tablet, capsule, liquid solution or suspension, cream, gel, lotion or spray and is useful against hair disease(s)/disorder(s) and/or other associated disorders particularly in the management of testosterone induced androgen...
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COMPOSITIONS FOR PROMOTING HAIR GROWTH

(WO2007112433) 04.10.2007 A61K 31/19 NOVUS INTERNATIONAL INC.
The present invention provides compositions and methods for treating hair loss, nail brittleness and skin conditions, and for promoting or enhancing hair growth. The composition generally includes at least one methionine analog or derivative. The invention further provides structured fluid delivery systems comprising the compositions of the invention.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007110677) 04.10.2007 A61K 8/97 GALLMANN, Kuki
A hair treatment composition that includes an aqueous formulation of leleshwa. The aqueous formulation of leleshwa is obtained by subjecting leleshwa to a steam distillation process to remove essential oils therefrom. The aqueous condensate phase from the steam distillation process is recovered and used as the aqueous formulation of leleshwa according to the present invention. The aqueous formulation of leleshwa is used alone as a rinse to treat hair or combined with other ingredients to form hair treatment compositions that include rinses, conditioners, shampoos and combinations thereof.
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METHOD OF DYEING AND LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS IN THE PRESENCE OF A REDUCING AGENT COMPRISING A FLUORESCENT DISULPHIDE DYE

(WO2007110542) 04.10.2007 None L'OREAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition comprising a fluorescent disulphide dye, and to a method of dyeing plus lightening of keratin fibres, employing the said composition. It likewise relates to new fluorescent disulphide dyes and to their uses in the lightening of keratin materials. The said composition makes it possible to obtain a particularly long-lasting lightening effect.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING A CONDENSED CYCLE, WITH AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110541) 04.10.2007 None L'OREAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition containing a thiol or disulphide fluorescent colorant comprising a condensed cycle, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING AN ALKOXY/HYDROXY GROUPING, WITH AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110540) 04.10.2007 None L'OREAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition containing a thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant comprising an alkoxy and/or hydroxy grouping, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol or disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING A HETEROCYCLE, WITH AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110539) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition containing a thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant comprising a heterocycle, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A MASKED THIOL FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING A DIMETHYLAMINO GROUP, WITH AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT AND DISULPHIDE COLORANTS

(WO2007110538) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition comprising a masked thiol fluorescent colorant having a dimethylamino group, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition or a composition comprising at least one disulphide colorant having a dimethylamino group in the presence of a reducer. The invention also relates to novel thiol fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING AMINE GROUPS AND HAVING AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110537) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition containing a thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant comprising amine groups, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING AN ORTHO-PYRIDINIUM GROUP WITH AN UNINTERRUPTED ALKYLENE CHAIN AND AN INTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110536) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition containing a thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant comprising ortho-pyridinium groups and an uninterrupted alkylene chain, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING AN ORTHO-PYRIDINIUM GROUP WITH AN INTERRUPTED ALKYLENE CHAIN AND AN EXTERNAL CATIONIC LOAD, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110535) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to the colouring of keratin materials by means of thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants comprising an ortho-pyridinium group and an interrupted alkylene chain, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION COMPRISING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT HAVING AN EXTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110534) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition comprising a thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant having an external cationic charge, and a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT HAVING AN EXTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE AND AN INTERRUPTED ALKYLENE CHAIN, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110533) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition comprising a pyridinium thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant having an external cationic charge and an interrupted alkylene chain, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT COMPRISING A HETEROCYCLE, WITH AN EXTERNAL CATIONIC CHARGE, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110532) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a dyeing composition comprising a heterocyclic thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorant, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel heterocyclic thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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DYEING COMPOSITION CONTAINING A THIOL/DISULPHIDE NAPHTHYLIMIDE FLUORESCENT COLORANT, AND METHOD FOR LIGHTENING KERATIN MATERIALS USING SAID COLORANT

(WO2007110531) 04.10.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to the colouring of keratin materials by means of thiol/disulphide naphthylimide fluorescent colorants, and to a method for colouring keratin materials, especially keratin fibres, particularly human keratin fibres such as hair, with a lightening effect, using said composition. The invention also relates to novel thiol/disulphide fluorescent colorants and the uses thereof for lightening keratin materials. Said composition produces a lightening effect which is especially tenacious and visible on dark keratin fibres.
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SPECIFIC DYES OF NAPHTHALIMIDE TYPE, DYEING COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE SUCH DYE, METHOD OF IMPLEMENTATION AND USES

(WO2007110530) 04.10.2007 None L'OREAL
The present application relates to a new class of cationic naphthalimide compounds which may be used as direct dyes, and to a dyeing composition for the dyeing of keratin fibres, in particular of human keratin fibres such as the hair, which comprises, in an appropriate dyeing medium, at least one such compound. The present application also relates to the method of dyeing implementing this composition and to the uses of this composition.
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COSMETIC USE OF WHEY PROTEIN MICELLES

(WO2007110419) 04.10.2007 A61K 8/64 NESTEC S.A.
The present invention relates to the topical application of protein micelles, such as whey protein or casein micelles. It further relates to a cosmetic composition obtainable by the process comprising the steps of -. a . Producing whey protein micelles or aggregates thereof and b. Incorporating said micelles or aggregates thereof into a composition. It also relates to the use of whey protein micelles or aggregates thereof as cosmetic agent. It also relates to the use of protein micelles, especially whey protein micelles or aggregates thereof as abrasive medium.
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NATURAL ORIENTAL MEDICINAL COMPOSITION FOR THE PROMOTION OF HAIR GROWTH AND METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME

(WO2007108632) 27.09.2007 A61K 8/97 CHOI, Hyeong Geun
Disclosed herein is a natural oriental medicinal composition for the promotion of hair growth. The oriental medicinal composition comprises a black bean extract, a tangerine extract, a potato extract, a pine needle extract and a quartzite powder. Since the oriental medicinal composition comprises crude drugs extracted from natural substances that can prevent hair loss, it is effective for hair growth and has ensured biostability. Particularly, the oriental medicinal composition allows newborn hair to grow in the form of stiff hair.
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COMPOSITION FOR HAIR COLOR AND PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF

(WO2007105849) 20.09.2007 A61K 8/97 PARK, Jeong Keum
Disclosed herein are a hair dye composition and a method of preparing the composition. The hair dye composition comprises a Mori Folium water extract, a Mori Folium fermentation extract, a Mori Cortex Radicis fermentation extract, a Lonicerae Flos fermentation extract, a GIy- cyrrhizae Radix fermentation extract, a Codonopsis Radix fermentation extract, a Rhynchosia molubilis fermentation extract, a Coptidis Rhizoma fermentation extract, sulfur, a dye, a base, and purified water. The composition does not develop irritation reactions on the scalp, removes itchiness, rapidly repairs damaged hair fibers, and gives a long-lasting glossy sheen by imparting elasticity and providing nutrients to the hair.
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CONTROLLED RELEASE PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION AND PROCESS THEREOF

(WO2007105229) 20.09.2007 A61K 9/22 PANACEA BIOTEC LTD.
Novel controlled release pharmaceutical compositions comprising at least one active agent(s), at least one pH dependent polymer(s), at least one pH independent(s) preferably water soluble polymer, a channel forming agent(s), and optionally other pharmaceutically acceptable excipients are provided. Also described are process for preparation of such compositions and method of using such compositions. The controlled release compositions are useful in providing therapeutically effective levels of active agent(s) for extended periods of time.
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COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR TOPICAL TREATMENT OF TAR-RESPONSIVE DERMATOLOGICAL DISORDERS

(WO2007103687) 13.09.2007 A61K 36/00 TRISTRATA, INC.
The present invention relates to a composition including a wax and a therapeutically effective amount of tar for topical treatment of a tar-responsive dermatological disorder, the composition being in liquid or light gel form when at a temperature selected from room temperature and a temperature of skin of a mammal upon application of the composition to the skin of the mammal. The invention also relates to a method of treating a tar-responsive dermatological disorder by topically applying the composition to skin of a mammal, preferably a human, that is involved with the disorder.
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ANTIMICROBIAL ESTERS

(WO2007103441) 13.09.2007 A61K 8/00 BORISH, Edward, T.
An antimicrobial composition consists essentially of a substituted polyhydric alcohol and a fatty acid ester, the composition having the structure 1: CH2 (O[CH2]n)x - O - CO - R CH - (O[CH2]n)Y - OH R1 wherein R1 is H, CH3, CH2 - (O[CH2]n)z - OH, or structure 2: CH2 - (O[CH2]n)z - OH [CH - (O[CH2]n)w - OH]m and wherein x+y, x+y+z or w+x+y+z, or combinations thereof, has an average value ranging from about 6 to about 100; R is a hydrocarbon comprising from about 3 to about 19 carbons; n is an integer ranging from about 2 to about 4 or combinations thereof; m is an integer ranging from O to about 6. The composition is water soluble, being characterized by an HLB value greater than 10; can be used in formulations, such as cosmetics, household ...
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LOW MOLECULAR WEIGHT AMPHOLYTIC POLYMERS FOR PERSONAL CARE APPLICATIONS

(WO2007103337) 13.09.2007 A61K 8/72 NALCO COMPANY
A cosmetically acceptable composition comprising from about 0.1 to about 10 weight percent, based on polymer solids, of a water-soluble ampholyte polymer comprising: from at least 1 to as much as 95 weight percent of the nonionic monomer acrylamide; from at least 5 to as much as 80 weight percent of the cationic monomer dimethyldiallylammonium chloride; from at least 1 to as much as 75 weight percent of the anionic monomer acrylic acid, is disclosed. The application of these polymers to a keratinous substance is also disclosed. In addition, a method of treating a keratinous substance comprising applying a cosmetically acceptable composition comprising from about 0.1 to about 10 weight percent, based on polymer solids, of an ampholyte polyme...
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PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING PLASTICIZED SILOXANE GUM DISPERSIONS

(WO2007102972) 13.09.2007 A61K 8/891 DOW CORNING CORPORATION
A process is disclosed to prepare personal care compositions containing siloxane gums by combining an aqueous suspension of a siloxane gum with a silicone or organic oil to form a plasticized siloxane gum. The plasticized siloxane gum is combined with personal care ingredients to form personal care compositions. The resulting personal care compositions provide longer improved feel without the siloxane gum exhibiting a “balling effect” upon application of the personal care composition.
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PEPTIDES HAVING ACTIVITIES OF INSULIN LIKE GROWTH FACTOR-1 AND THEIR USES

(WO2007102686) 13.09.2007 C07K 14/65 CAREGEN CO., LTD
The present invention relates to a peptide having the activity of insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-I) and derived from IGF-I, a composition for improving skin conditions or treating a periodontal disease comprising the peptide. The IGF-I mimicking peptides of this invention have identical functions or actions to natural- occurring IGF-I and much better stability and skin permeation than natural-occurring IGF-I. In these connections, the composition comprising the peptides of this invention can exhibit excellent efficacies on the treatment, prevention and improvement of diseases or conditions demanding IGF-I activities. In addition, the peptides of this invention can be advantageously applied to pharmaceutical compositions, quasi-drugs and ...
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SELF-CONTAINED CONTROLLED PULSED LIGHT EMITTER FOR DIVERSE SKIN CARE AND TREATMENT AND A METHOD THEREOF

(WO2007102153) 13.09.2007 A61B 18/18 PERL, Paul
A self-contained controlled pulsed light emitter useful for skin care, dermal applications and topical treatment, is adapted to selectively optimize broadband light spectrum via electronic manipulation, without physically changing light sources; and to maintain such spectrum regardless of the change of the light energy via time discharge. The emitted includes a light source such as flash lamp or discharge lamp which provides a controlled pulsed light for irradiating a predetermined region of a skin to be treated; and a display adapted to select (a) skin care applications and treatment, and (b) the intensity of the output energy.
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COMPOSITIONS FOR OXIDATIVELY DYEING KERATIN FIBERS AND METHODS FOR USING SUCH COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007102126) 13.09.2007 A61K 8/41 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Compositions for dyeing keratin fibers comprise (a) at least one keratin dyeing compound selected from aromatic systems which comprise at least one boronic acid or boronic ester moiety and which are capable of forming upon oxidation a nucleophile or an electrophile, (b) at least one additional keratin dyeing compound selected from the group consisting of auxiliary developers and auxiliary couplers, and (c) a cosmetically suitable medium. Methods for oxidatively dyeing keratin fibers comprise the steps of applying such compositions in the presence of an oxidizing agent and rinsing the hair. A hair coloring product in kit form comprises a first separately packaged container comprising a composition as described above and a second separately p...
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FOAM CONTAINING UNIQUE OIL GLOBULES

(WO2007102052) 13.09.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
The present invention provides a foamable composition for administration to the skin, body surface, body cavity or mucosal surface, e.g., the mucosa of the nose, mouth, eye, ear, respiratory system, vagina or rectum. The foamable oil in water emulsion composition includes: an oil globule system, selected from the group consisting of oil bodies; and sub-micron oil globules, about 0.1 % to about 5% by weight of an agent, selected from the group consisting of a surface-active agent, having an HLB value between 9 and 16; and a polymeric agent, and a liquefied or compressed gas propellant at a concentration of about 3% to about 25% by weight of the total composition, water and optional ingredients are added to complete the total mass to 100%. Up...
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POLYMERS CONTAINING SILICONE COPOLYOL MACROMERS AND PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING SAME

(WO2007101059) 07.09.2007 A61K 8/89 LUBRIZOL ADVANCED MATERIALS, INC.
Dimethicone copolyol polymers are synthesized from dimethicone copolyol macromers. Polymers containing the macromer repeating units are useful in a variety of applications including personal care, textile and industrial formulations to deliver softness, lubricity, fixative, humidity resistance, water repellency, gloss, surface modification, and surfactant properties.
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ACYL LACTYLACTE COMPOSITIONS FOR RINSE-OUT AND LEAVE-ON APPLICATIONS FOR SKIN AND HAIR

(WO2007100784) 07.09.2007 A61K 8/37 STEPAN COMPANY
The presently described technology relates to acyl lactylate containing compositions having improved stability and multifunctional performance characteristics (e.g., pH stability, phase stability, hydrolytic stability (e.g., aqueous stability), cleansing, foaming, skin softness and skin moisturization) that may be utilized in rinse-out and leave-on skin and hair applications. The acyl lactylate compositions of the present technology may be delivered to the skin or hair via a conventional delivery vehicle such as a body wash, a shampoo, a bubble bath, a skin cream, or a lotion.
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PERSONAL CARE AND DERMATOLOGIC COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007100689) 07.09.2007 A61K 8/89 PERLE, Adam
The present invention relates to personal care and dermatologic products, both emulsions and anhydrous formulations, containing a non-cross-linked silicone polymer ('NXL Silicone Polymer') made by the hydrosilylation reaction of a terminal divinyl silicone polymer and a terminal disilanic-hydrogen silicone polymer.
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SILICONE VESICLES CONTAINING ACTIVES

(WO2007100416) 07.09.2007 A61K 8/14 DOW CORNING CORPORATION
A process is disclosed for preparing a hydrophobic active loaded vesicle composition by admixing a hydrophobic active to a pre-formed silicone vesicle dispersion. The silicone vesicle compositions are useful in a variety of personal and healthcare compositions.
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METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATMENT OF SKIN

(WO2007099398) 07.09.2007 A61K 45/00 NATURALITE BENELUX B.V.
The present invention relates to compositions and their use for the treatment of human skin, particularly facial skin, to alleviate the symptoms of cosmetic or determatologic skin conditions. The invention relates to compositions for treating and ameliorating skin conditions including acne, rosacea and wrinkling caused by photodamage or conditions related to aging, hormonal imbalances, hyper-pigmentation, melasma, keratosis or the like. The invention can also be used to treat conditions of the scalp such as dandruff. The present invention also relates to compositions that can be used to remove biofllms from contact lenses. More particularly, this invention relates to a composition comprising (a) one or more metasilicate; (b) one or more car...
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ANTIBIOTIC KIT AND COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007099396) 07.09.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
The present invention relates to a therapeutic kit to provide a safe and effective dosage of an antibiotic agent, including an aerosol packaging assembly including: a container accommodating a pressurized product; and an outlet capable of releasing the pressurized product as a foam, wherein the pressurized product comprises a foamable composition including: an antibiotic agent; at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, an organic polar solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2 % to about 50 % by weight, a surface- active agent, about 0.01 % to about 5 % by weight of at least one polymeric additive selected from the group consisting of a bioadhesive agent...
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WATER-STABILISED ANTIMICROBIAL ORGANOSILANE PRODUCTS, COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS FOR USING THE SAME

(WO2007099144) 07.09.2007 A01N 31/02 VITEC SPECIALITY CHEMICALS LIMITED
The present invention relates to water-stable compositions and compounds formed by mixing an organosilape. optionally having a non-hydrolyzable organic group, but having one or more hydrolyzable groups, and an acidified stabilizing solution prepared from at least one acid, at least one glycol ether, and at least one cationic surfactant, preferably at least one quaternary ammonium salt (QAS), in water. The present invention also relates to methods of treating a substrate by mixing or contacting the substrate with the product, compound, or composition of this invention for a period of time sufficient for treatment of the substrate, methods of antimicrobially treating a food article, methods of antimicrobially coating a fluid container, me...
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NOVEL HETEROCYCLIC SUBSTITUTED CONDENSATION POLYMERS

(WO2007098889) 07.09.2007 C08G 69/44 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The invention relates to novel optionally quaternized or protonated condensation polymers having at least one heterocyclic end-group connected to the polymer backbone through a unit derived from an alkylamide, the connection comprising an optionally substituted ethylene group and to the use thereof in body care products and household products.
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HAIR CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007098888) 07.09.2007 A61K 8/49 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The invention relates to hair care compositions comprising an effective amount of a condensation polymer having at least one, optionally quarternized or protonated, dialkylamide end-group connected through the polymer backbone to a unit derived from an alkylamide, the connection comprising at least one ester linkage.

HAIR COLOURING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007097928) 30.08.2007 None THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to an oxidative hair colouring and bleaching composition comprising an oxidizing agent, a source of carbonate ions, an alkalising agent, and specific dyes, as defined herein below, utilised at pH 9.5 and below which improve colour delivery and intensity, excellent dye deposition and colour and improved grey coverage, particularly for dark shades such as brown or black. Moreover, the compositions of the present invention also exhibit low odour and deliver a high level of lift and lightening equal to the currently utilised ammonia/peroxide systems, whilst reducing the concentration of peroxide and reducing the hair fibre damage.
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OXIDANT FOR HAIR TREATMENT

(WO2007096409) 30.08.2007 A61Q 5/08 TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
The invention relates to an aqueous oxidant for hair treatment which comprises the following, by weight based on the total weight of the oxidant: 1 ) 3 to 15% of a peroxide and/or a persulfate; 2) 0.05 to 2% of at least one perfume containing: • 5 to 100%, by weight based on the weight of the perfume, of olfactory substances having at least one ester group, and • 0 to 95% by weight based on the weight of the perfume, of olfactory substances having at least one alpha, ß -unsaturated ketone group, said olfactory substances being stable in the presence of peroxide; 3) 0.1 to 5% of a solubilizer; and 4) 0.005 to 2% of a sequestering agent. Application: cosmetic composition for coloring or bleaching the hair.
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CONDITIONING SHAMPOO COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007096046) 30.08.2007 A61K 8/89 UNILEVER PLC
An aqueous shampoo composition comprising (a) from 2 to 40% by weight of an anionic cleansing surfactant, (b) from 0.01 to 5% by weight of a cationic polymer, and (c) from 0.01 to 10% by weight of an insoluble, nonionic silicone, present as emulsified particles with an average particle size (d50) of from 0.06 micron to 0.14 micron.
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PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING RESPONSIVE PARTICLES

(WO2007095324) 23.08.2007 C08K 9/06 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care compositions comprising responsive particles. In one aspect, the responsive particle comprises: (1) a particle core having an interfacial surface, (2) a first polymer having a first property, and (3) a second polymer having a contrasting property. The first polymer and the second polymer are attached at different locations to the interfacial surface of the particle core. In another aspect, the responsive particle comprises: (1) a particle core having an interfacial surface, (2) at least one block co-polymer comprising a first block and a second block, wherein said first block has a first property and said second block has a second property, and (3) optionally, at least one other polymer having a third property. The block co-po...
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MANUFACTURING METHOD OF MIXED SURFACTANT SYSTEM

(WO2007094603) 23.08.2007 C11D 1/65 LG HOUSEHOLD &HEALTH CARE LTD.
Disclosed is a method for manufacturing a mixed surfactant system. The present invention comprises steps of preparing a cationic compound formed by heat-reacting a tertiary amine having a specific formula with a polyhydroxy compound having a specific formula; and mixing an anionic surfactant with the cationic compound. The manufacturing method according to the present invention can be effectively used for manufacturing a mixed surfactant system which is useful to the detergent composition since the cationic compound having a specific formula can be easily manufactured in a high yield. The cationic compound in the mixed surfactant system prepared according to the manufacturing method of the present invention can be effectively used for deter...
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DYE-CONTAINING PELLETS AND THEIR USE

(WO2007093954) 23.08.2007 A61K 8/11 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present patent application relates to dye-containing pellets obtained by (a) homogeneous mixing of a starting material containing at least one natural and/or synthetic dye with a suitable carrier material and then coating with a suitable encapsulation material or (b) coating a suitable carrier material with a mixture of at least one natural and/or synthetic dye and at least one suitable encapsulation material, to the use of said pellets for preparing colorants for keratin fibers and to the colorants based on said pellets. Furthermore the present patent application relates to the use of these pellets for increasing the shine of the keratin fibers, reducing the scalp colouring of hair dyes, improving the protection for the cortex, increas...
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ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS, METHODS AND SYSTEMS

(WO2007092633) 16.08.2007 A01N 37/06 CARGILL, INCORPORATED
The invention provides methods for treating a surface, the method including steps of applying a surface treatment composition to a surface, wherein the surface treatment composition includes a substantially phenol-free cleansing agent and an antimicrobial agent, the antimicrobial agent comprising 9-decenoic acid, a salt of 9-decenoic acid, an ester of 9-decenoic acid, or a combination thereof, wherein the antimicrobial agent is present in an amount sufficient to control microbial growth. Also described are methods for treating a surface that include the step of applying a surface treatment composition having a pH in the range of 4.1 to 8.5 to a surface, wherein the surface treatment composition includes a cleansing agent and an antimicrobia...
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FRAGRANCED THERAPEUTIC DELIVERY SYSTEM

(WO2007092085) 16.08.2007 A61K 8/36 MURAD, Howard
The present invention relates to multi-functional topical delivery systems for providing long-lasting delivery of fragrance as. well as skin-supporting and/or pharmaceutically active ingredients comprising (i) an oil phase; (ii) an aqueous phase; (iii) phenoxyethanol at a concentration of from about 2.0% to about 2.7% based on the total weight of the composition; (iv) an effective exfoliating amount of a hydrophobic hydroxycarboxylic acid selected from the group consisting of orthohydroxybenzoic acid, hydroxycarboxylic acids containing a C12 - C24 fatty acid esterified to the alpha carbon hydroxyl group, hydroxycarboxylic acids containing a C12 - C24 fatty alcohol esterified to a carboxyl group; (v) a non-ionic emulsifier having an HLB of f...
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HAIRBRUSH FOR PETS AND PEOPLE THAT RELEASES ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(WO2007092038) 16.08.2007 A45D 24/16 IDIDIT, INC.
A hairbrush for people and pets releases liquid gel perfume, fragrance and/or other active compositions including insect repellant, hair conditioning composition, dye composition, moisturizing ingredients, or antibacterial compounds when brushed or activated by manually depressing a cover. The brush includes a flexible deformable membrane with a plurality of apertures that carries and aligns with apertures in brush bristles for delivery of the liquid gel active composition and is fitted within a first opening of an internal cavity in a brush base. A porous sponge saturated with the liquid gel active ingredient is inserted over the flexible deformable membrane. A cover is inserted through a second opening and rests upon the porous sponge. Br...
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HAIR CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007090554) 16.08.2007 A61K 8/73 UNILEVER PLC
A hair treatment composition comprising: a) a hydrophobic conditioning oil; and b) a hydrophobic polysaccharide comprising fructose units.
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SKIN PROTECTION AND MOISTURIZING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

(WO2007084721) 26.07.2007 A61K 8/73 SAKURA PROPERTIES, LLC
Compositions and methods relating to partially hydrolyzed fucoidan for use in skin care compositions are described. Fucoidan from brown seaweeds is partially hydrolyzed and then mixed with other ingredients for use as a' skin care composition in cream, lotion, ointment, or other form. The fucoidan is partially hydrolyzed with acid and heat. The partially hydrolyzed fucoidan may also be sulfonated. Other ingredients that may be included in the skin care composition include anti-wrinkle compounds, radiation protecting agents, fragrances, proteins, colorants or coloring agents, lipids, vitamins, botanical extracts, glycolipids, polymers, and copolymers, and the like. An article with skin-protecting and moisturizing compound includes a tissue s...
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HAIR GROWTH FORMULA

(WO2007084614) 26.07.2007 A61K 8/73 SAKURA PROPERTIES, LLC
A hair treatment composition for topical application to the skin and/or hair, comprising partially hydrolyzed fucoidan and a pharmaceutical carrier. The composition may contain further additives. The carrier may be hydrophilic or anhydrous. The composition may also include natural components such as honey and/or mangosteen. The composition may also include flavonoids, analgesics, radiation protecting agents, and/or anti-oxidants.
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N-(PHOSPHONOALKYL)-AMINO ACIDS, DERIVATIVES THEREOF AND COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2007082206) 19.07.2007 A61K 38/05 YU, Ruey, J.
The present invention relates to anN-(phosphonoalkyl)-amino acid, a related compound or a derivative thereof, the N-(phos?honoalkyl)-amino acid, related compound or derivative thereof being in a form as a free acid, salt, partial salt, lactone, amide or ester, or in stereoisomeric or non- stereoisomeric form, other than N-(phosphonomethyl)-glycine or N,N-bis(phosphonomethyl)- glycine. Also included is a composition including an N-(phosphonoalkyl)-amino acid, a related compound or a derivative thereof in a form as a free acid, salt, partial salt, lactone, amide or ester, or in stereoisomeric or non-stereoisomeric form, and a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable vehicle for topical or systemic administration to a mammalian subject,...
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COMPOSITION, PROCESS POR PREPARATION AND METHOD OF USE

(WO2007080411) 19.07.2007 A61K 8/34 RECKITT BENCKISER (UK) LIMITED
Depilatory compositions comprising a depilatory agent , fatty alcohol and VP/hexadecene copolymer provide improved resistance to rinsing of the compositions from the skin . The compositions provide f or a method - of depilation in wet conditions using a tool to apply and remove the compositions .
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USE FOR THE DYEING WITH LIGHTENING EFFECT OF KERATIN SUBSTANCES OF A COMPOSITION COMPRISING A FLUORESCENT CYANINE DYE

(WO2007080183) 19.07.2007 A61K 8/49 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to the use, for the dyeing with lightening effect of human keratin substances, and in particular of human keratin fibres such as the hair, of a composition comprising at least one fluorescent cyanine dye. The present invention allows human keratin substances to be both dyed and at the same time lightened without detriment to said substances. The fluorescent dyes employed in the context of the invention also have high tinctorial affinity for keratin substances and good properties of resistance towards external agents, and especially towards shampoos.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING A DIBENZOYLMETHANE DERIVATIVE AND A PHENOL OR BISPHENOL COMPOUND; PROCESS FOR PHOTOSTABILIZATION OF THE DIBENZOYLMETHANE DERIVATIVE

(WO2007080053) 19.07.2007 A61K 8/35 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing the combination of a dibenzoylmethane derivative and of a specific phenol or bisphenol compound of formula (I) or (II). It also relates to a process for the photostabilization, against radiation, of at least one dibenzoylmethane derivative with at least one phenol or bisphenol derivative of formula (I) or (II). The present invention also relates to the use of said phenol or bisphenol derivative of formula (I) or (II) in a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable support, at least one UV-A-screening agent of the dibenzoylmethane derivative type, with the aim of improving the effectiveness of said composition against UV-A rays.
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COSMECTIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING A DIBENZOYLMETHANE DERIVATIVE AND A SILOXANE-CONTAINING PHENOL OR BISPHENOL COMPOUND; PROCESS FOR PHOTOSTABILIZATION OF THE DIBENZOYLMETHANE DERIVATIVE

(WO2007080052) 19.07.2007 A61K 8/35 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing the combination of a dibenzoylmethane derivative and of a siloxane-containing phenol or bisphenol compound having the following formula (I) or (II): It also relates to a process for the photostabilization, against radiation, of at least one dibenzoylmethane derivative with at least one siloxane- containing phenol or bisphenol derivative of formula (I) or (II). The present invention also relates to the use of said siloxane-containing phenol or bisphenol derivative of formula (I) or (II) in a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable support, at least one UV-A- screening agent of the dibenzoylmethane derivative 2 type, with the aim of improving the effectiveness of ...
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ARTIFICIAL DUST COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE

(WO2007079027) 12.07.2007 A47L 9/19 S. C. JOHNSON &SON, INC.
A simulated dust composition for use in evaluating the effectiveness of cleaning devices comprises (i) a fibrous fraction containing cotton fibres in an amount 70-100% by volume of the fibrous fraction, and (ii) a particulate fraction including skin cells in an amount 40-70% by volume of the particulate fraction.
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NOVEL HAIR DYEING COMPOSITION AND METHOD

(WO2007078881) 12.07.2007 A61K 8/19 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
Hair coloring compositions and methods of coloring hair with such compositions for providing a temporary color to the hair are disclosed, which compositions comprise an inorganic colored pigment preferably selected from the group consisting of iron oxides, ultramarines, and mixtures thereof, a nonvolatile dimethicone copolyol component, and preferably a cationic deposition aid.
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USE OF NON-STRAIGHT FIBERS DISPERSED IN A COMPOSITION AND COMPOSITIONS THEREOF

(WO2007078857) 12.07.2007 A61K 8/81 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
Compositions and methods for enhancing, lengthening, volumizing, or concealment of keratinous surfaces or tissue. The compositions comprise non-straight fibers useful for formulating cosmetics, personal care products, and pharmaceutical compositions which are comfortable, durable, and overcome smudging, smearing, flaking, and detachment from keratinous surfaces, thereby resulting in an aesthetically pleasing appearance.
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TOPICAL ADMINISTRATION CARRIER COMPOSITION AND THERAPEUTIC FORMULATIONS COMPRISING SAME

(WO2007078796) 12.07.2007 A61K 31/198 MALEK, Shane
A topical administration carrier composition including water, glycerin and polysorbate, suitable for use in formulations with active ingredient compositions containing active ingredients such as minoxidil that are susceptible to systemic penetration, and solvents that are susceptible to evaporative loss, when the active ingredient composition is topically applied to the body. The carrier formulation retards the evaporative losses of the solvent component(s) and systemic migration losses of the active ingredient composition, to provide sustained topical action, in relation to formulations lacking the carrier composition of the invention.
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METHOD FOR LENGTHENING KERATIN FIBERS

(WO2007078545) 12.07.2007 A61K 8/72 AVON PRODUCTS INC.
There is a method for lengthening keratin fibers. The method has the steps of a) applying to the keratin fibers a composition having a solvent and one or more polymers soluble or solubilizable in the solvent b) allowing the solvent to evaporate. The composition is applied in an amount sufficient to lengthen the keratin fibers. There are also other methods for lengthening keratin fibers. There is also a mascara composition.
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NOVEL HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007078485) 12.07.2007 A61K 9/12 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
An aqueous and/or aqueous alcoholic leave-in composition to reduce the time to dry wet hair containing (a) at least one wetting agent having a Draves wetting value of 100 seconds of less selected in an amount sufficient to enhance the hydrophobicity of hair thereby causing water to dewet the hair, and optionally (b) at least one volatile selected from the group consisting of alcohols, dimethicone, trimethicone, and cyclomethicone and a method of shortening the time to dry wet hair.
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POLYMER-LIPOSOME NANO-COMPLEXES AND THE PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF, AND THE COMPOSITION OF SKIN EXTERNAL APPLICATION CONTAINING THE SAME

(WO2007078060) 12.07.2007 A61K 8/14 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a polymer-liposome complex using pH-sensitive polymer and the preparation method thereof, and the composition of skin external application containing the same. The present invention relates to a polymer-lipid based drug carrier and the composition of skin external application designed to exist stably in aqueous solution, aqueous solution containing various salts and cosmetics formulation compared to lipid based liposome.
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ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING TRICLOSAN AND AT LEAST ONE FUNCTIONALIZED HYDROCARBON

(WO2007077573) 12.07.2007 A61K 31/085 CAVINKARE PRIVATE LIMITED
The invention disclosed in this application relates to a synergistic antimicrobial composition containing triclosan and at least one functionalized hydrocarbon and / or mixtures containing such functionalized hydrocarbons. The ratio of Triclosan to that of the functionalized hydrocarbon and / or mixtures containing such functionalized hydrocarbons may be in the range of 1 :5 - 1:100. The composition of the present invention is useful as an antimicrobial composition which includes, but not limited to, hair care, skin care, oral care, surface cleaning and similar compositions used to cleanse and / or treat any living or non-living surface.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING GLAUCINE AND ITS USE

(WO2007077541) 12.07.2007 A61K 8/49 SEDERMA
The present invention concerns the use of glaucine or a plant extract containing it, as an active ingredient, alone or in association with at least another active ingredient usually used in cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical field, for the preparation of a cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical composition with a topical use for skin, integuments, and/or mucosas. The present invention relates also to the use of glaucine or a plant extract containing it as an agent inducing adipocyte reversion, for the preparation of cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions especially against cellulitis, orange peel and fat deposits.
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FILM CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007076466) 05.07.2007 A61K 8/02 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
An oral care, personal care or cleansing composition with a carrier comprising a functional material and at least two polymers. One polymer has a greater solubility in water than the other polymer; one of the polymers may be water-soluble and the other polymer water-insoluble. The polymers are selected and apportioned to provide at least one of the following: (1) a desired stability of the film in the composition. (2) a desired rate of disintegration of the film during use of the composition, and (3) a desired rate of delivery of the functional material during use of the composition.
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HAIR SHINE AND STYLING HOLD COMPOSITION AND METHODS OF FORMING AND USING SAME

(WO2007075969) 05.07.2007 A61K 8/891 SCHWARZKOPF &HENKEL, A DIVISION OF HENKEL CONSUMER GOODS INC.
A hair styling and shine composition and methods of using and forming the composition are disclosed. The composition includes about 0.1 wt% to about 60 wt% of a volatile silicone, about 0.1 wt% to about 20% wt% of hair fixative resin, and about 40 wt% to about 85% wt% of an organic solvent.
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UV-RADIATION PROTECTANT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007075747) 05.07.2007 None SCHERING-PLOUGH HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS, INC.
A substantially aqueous composition comprising one or more particle encapsulated sunscreen active agents, at least one volatile additive, and at least one UV-radiation scattering agent, whereby the composition provides an SPF greater than 30.
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COSMETOLOGY PRODUCT FOR SKIN AND HAIR

(WO2007075597) 05.07.2007 A61K 8/49 EKKER, Tina, M.
The invention provides compositions for external application to the skin and/or hair. The composition may be used to treat burns, particularly minor burns, sunburns, eczema, psoriasis, dry or bleeding cuticles, dry or rough skin, athletes foot, razor rash or razor burn, cold sores, dry or chapped lips, dry or frayed hair, and/or combinations thereof.
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STRUCTURANTS FOR OIL PHASES

(WO2007074331) 05.07.2007 A61K 8/81 CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC
Polyester oil structurants are obtainable by the reaction of a C4 to C10 Q dicarboxylic acid, a polyol and a C16 to C30, particularly a C20 to C24, monocarboxylic fatty acid. The structurants can be used to provide structure, particularly thickening and/or gelling, in oils of a wide range of polarity. Thickened oils can find application in a range of personal care and other applications.
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METHOD FOR DEFORMING FIBRES CONTAINING KERATIN

(WO2007073809) 05.07.2007 A61Q 5/04 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
The invention relates to a method for the permanent deformation of fibres containing keratin, in particular human hair. According to said method: (i) an aqueous, keratin reducing composition is applied to the fibres in the form of an emulsion containing at least one keratin reducing compound; (ii) the fibres are rinsed after an exposure time Z1 and are optionally dried; (iii) the fibres are then deformed with the aid of auxiliary deformation agents; and (iv) an oxidising composition containing at least one oxidising compound is applied to the fibres and is rinsed off after an exposure time Z2.
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KIT AND COMPOSITION OF IMIDAZOLE WITH ENHANCED BIOAVAILABILITY

(WO2007072216) 28.06.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
A composition and therapeutic kit provide a therapeutic azole with increased solubility. The kit includes an aerosol packaging assembly containing a container accommodating a pressurized product and an outlet capable of releasing the pressurized product as a foam. The pressurized product includes a foamable composition including: i. a therapeutic azole, wherein the solubility of the azole in the composition before foaming is less than the solubility of the azole in the composition after foaming; ii. at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, a co-solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2% to about 50% by weight; iii. a surface-active agent; iv. about 0.01...
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COMPOSITION COMPRISING A COMPOUND X AND A COMPOUND Y WHICH REACT TOGETHER, AT LEAST ONE OF WHICH IS A SILICONE COMPOUND, AND A CATIONIC SURFACTANT

(WO2007071886) 28.06.2007 A61K 8/89 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a composition for the treatment of keratin fibres, comprising: at least one compound X and at least one compound Y, wherein at least one of compounds X and Y is a silicone compound, wherein said compounds X and Y are capable of reacting together by means of a hydrosilylation reaction, a condensation reaction or a crosslinking reaction in the presence of peroxide when they are brought into contact with one another; and at least 0.1% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one cationic surfactant. The composition of the invention makes it possible to obtain maintenance properties and cosmetic properties such as sheen or smoothness, these properties withstanding repeated washing.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE AND ANOTHER PARTICULAR DIRECT DYE

(WO2007071689) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye of Formula (I), and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one azo, methine or azomethine direct dye containing a quaternary ammonium group included in a ring, other than the dyes of Formula (I). The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE, A PARTICULAR OXIDATION BASE AND A COUPLER

(WO2007071688) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/10 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye, and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one particular oxidation base and at least one coupler. The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE, AN OXIDATION BASE AND A PARTICULAR COUPLER

(WO2007071686) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/10 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye, and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one oxidation base and at least one particular coupler. The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE AND ANOTHER PARTICULAR DIRECT DYE

(WO2007071685) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye, and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one direct dye containing at least one exonuclear quaternary ammonium group. The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE AND AN AMINO SILICONE

(WO2007071684) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye, and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one amino silicone. The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR DYEING KERATIN FIBRES WITH A TETRAAZAPENTAMETHINE CATIONIC DIRECT DYE AND A NONIONIC SURFACTANT

(WO2007071683) 28.06.2007 A61Q 5/06 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a composition for dyeing keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibres such as the hair, comprising, in a suitable dyeing medium, at least one tetraazapentamethine cationic direct dye, and which is characterized in that it also contains at least one oxyalkylenated nonionic surfactant. The invention also relates to the processes and dyeing devices using the said composition.
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COMPOSITION CONTAINING AND ACTIVE AGENT AND POLYMERIC CARRIER PARTICLES COMPRISING A COPOLYMER OF A HYDROPHOBIC MONOMER AND A HYDROPHILIC POLYSACCHARIDE

(WO2007071325) 28.06.2007 A61K 9/16 UNILEVER PLC
A composition s provided comprising: a) polymeric particles comprising a copolymer of a hydrophobic monomer and a hydrophilic Polysaccharide; b) a pharmaceutical and/or skin and/or hair and/or laundry active residing within and/or on the surface of the polymeric particles; and c) a pharmaceutically and/or cosmetically acceptable vehicle within which the polymeric particles are dispersed. The composition shows improved target specificity for skin, hair and silk fibres, synthetic fibres (including nylon and polyester) for delivery of pharmaceutical and/or skin and/or hair and/or laundry actives.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITION COMPRISING A PRESSURE SENSITIVE ADHESIVE

(WO2007071308) 28.06.2007 A61K 8/81 UNILEVER PLC
A hair treatment composition comprising an acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive.
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TRANSDERMAL DELIVERY OF PHARMACEUTICAL AGENTS

(WO2007070983) 28.06.2007 A61K 38/28 APOLLO LIFE SCIENCES LIMITED
The present invention generally relates to a vehicle useful for delivering a pharmaceutically active compound including a genetic molecule or composition. More particularly, the present invention provides microemulsions for transdermal delivery of pharmaceutically active agents to a subject.
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SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS AND TREATMENTS

(WO2007070850) 21.06.2007 A61K 35/12 ORGANOGENESIS, INC.
The invention is directed compositions containing growth agents synthesized from cultured cells from skin. Skin cells such as keratinocytes and dermal fibroblasts are cultured in vitro in cell medium and in the course of culture the cultured cells synthesize and secrete agents into the cell medium. The medium containing agents are collected and incorporated into pharmaceutical or cosmetic preparations to treat an individual. The preparation is applied and has a rejuvenating effect on the cells and tissue.
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CLEANSING DEVICE WITH INCLUSION

(WO2007070186) 21.06.2007 A47K 7/00 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
A cleansing device is provided including a face layer having a face layer perimetric edge; a backing layer having a backing layer perimetric edge, wherein at least a portion of the backing layer perimetric edge is coupled to the face layer perimetric edge such that the face and backing layers define an interior space, the space including a cleansing device opening; a retaining layer coupled to one of the face and backing layers to form a retaining zone having a retaining zone opening; and an inclusion disposed within the retaining zone.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS WITH ENCAPSULATED PIGMENTS AND A METHOD FOR USING

(WO2007070168) 21.06.2007 A61K 9/00 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
There is a pigmented cosmetic composition. The composition has a cosmetically acceptable vehicle, a cosmetic active, and a plurality of encapsulated pigment particles. The particles have an encapsulant and an entrapped pigment within the encapsulant. The encapsulant has silicon dioxide and exhibits a refractive index of about 1.4 to about 1.6.
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TOPICAL ADMINISTRATION CARRIER COMPOSITION AND THERAPEUTIC FORMULATIONS COMPRISING SAME

(WO2007070069) 21.06.2007 A61K 6/00 CELMATRIX CORPORATION
A topical administration carrier composition including water, glycerin and polysorbate, suitable for use with active ingredients such as minoxidil that are susceptible to volatilization and transdermal penetration in application to the body. The carrier formulation retards the evaporative and systemic migration losses of the active ingredient, to provide sustained topical action, in relation to formulations lacking the components of the inventive composition.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007068401) 21.06.2007 A61K 8/60 UNILEVER PLC
The invention provides a hair treatment composition comprising a combination of a sugar, an oligopeptide and an amino acid. The composition is particularly suitable for the treatment of hair which is dry, damaged and/or prone to manageability problems.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007068400) 21.06.2007 A61K 8/60 UNILEVER PLC
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.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007068399) 21.06.2007 A61K 8/60 UNILEVER PLC
The invention provides a hair treatment composition comprising a combination of a sugar, an amino acid and a salt of an organic acid. The composition is particularly suitable for the treatment of hair which is dry, damaged and/or prone to manageability problems.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007068398) 21.06.2007 A61K 8/44 UNILEVER PLC
The invention provides a hair treatment composition comprising a combination of a sugar, an amine oxide and an amino acid. The composition is particularly suitable for the treatment of hair which is dry, damaged and/or prone to manageability problems.
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FELINE EXUDATE APPARATUS AND METHOD

(WO2007066331) 14.06.2007 A01K 29/00 PET NOVATIONS LTD.
A method including removing feline exudates from litter, washing and drying the litter, wherein the litter is agitated during drying thereof. Feline exudate apparatus is also described that includes a vessel for containing therein litter, apparatus for washing the litter, and apparatus for drying the litter, wherein the litter is agitated during drying thereof.
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HAIR STRAIGHTENING COMPOSITION COMPRISING UREA

(WO2007065522) 14.06.2007 A61Q 5/04 UNILEVER PLC
An aqueous based hair straightening composition having a pH from 12 to 14 comprising i)an hydroxide ion generator; and ii) from 0.5 wt% to 20 wt% of the total composition of urea in which the weight ratio of urea to hydroxide generator is greater than 1:1.
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HAIR STRAIGHTENING COMPOSITION COMPRISING A DISACCHARIDE

(WO2007065521) 14.06.2007 A61K 8/23 UNILEVER PLC
A hair straightening composition comprising at least one hydroxide ion generator and a disaccharide.
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AQUEOUS HAIR COSMETIC COMPOSITION

(WO2007064042) 07.06.2007 A61K 8/34 KAO CORPORATION
Provided is an aqueous hair cosmetic composition containing (A) a tertiary amine type cationic surfactant, (B) an aromatic alcohol, (C) a branched fatty acid or salt thereof, and water, wherein Component (B) and Component (C) at a (B)/(C) weight ratio falls within a range of from 100/1 to 1/10. The aqueous hair cosmetic composition of the present invention can repair or prevent the hair damage and fatigue breakdown and give good flexibility and a supple touch to the hair during from wetting to even after drying.
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GEL COMPOSITION

(WO2007063688) 07.06.2007 C09K 3/00 SHISEIDO COMPANY, LTD.
A gel composition characterized by containing either a water-soluble thickening agent obtained by copolymerizing acrylic acid and/or a salt thereof or an acrylic acid derivative with an acrylamidoalkylsulfonic acid and/or a salt thereof, or a water-soluble thickening agent obtained by further neutralizing the obtained copolymer with an alkali agent, and containing at least one specified polyglycerol fatty acid ester of high esterification degree. Thus, with the use of the water-soluble thickening agent of acrylamidoalkylsulfonic acid copolymer, there is provided a gel composition that excels in moisture retaining effect and keratin softening effect, ensuring excellent skin fitting sensation and avoiding sticking sensation.
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IMPROVED MULTI-COPPER OXIDASE CueO WITH DYEABILITY

(WO2007063614) 07.06.2007 C12N 9/02 NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION KANAZAWA UNIVERSITY
An improved CueO having excellent enzymatic activity and a composition for dyeing keratin fibers which contains the enzyme. A recombinant protein is provided which has such enzymatic activity that it oxidizes p-phenylenediamine and which is obtained by removing from CueO at least one member selected from the group consisting of helix 5, helix 6, and helix 7. The composition for dyeing keratin fibers comprises the recombinant protein and an oxidation dye.
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GLUCAN COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007062995) 07.06.2007 A61K 8/73 CIBA SPECIALTY CHEMICALS HOLDING INC.
A cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition is provided comprising: a) 0.001 to less than 0.2 % by weight, based on the weight of the total composition, of a scleroglucan having a mean molecular weight of 1x106 to 12x106; b) a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable carrier; and, optionally, c) lactic acid, a lactate and/or pentanediol. The composition shows advantageous effects, such as moisturization of skin or mucosa, and has an antiaging and revitalizing effect on the skin. When combined with a certain bactericide as explained in claim 1 , compositions containing native polysaccharides of the glucan class in general, especially of the scleroglucan as of component a), are well suitable to reduce the number of bacteria in mucosal or oral...
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HAIR RESTORATIVE COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR COSMETICALLY TREATING DAMAGED HAIR

(WO2007062324) 31.05.2007 A61K 8/81 MATA, Michael, T.
Hair restorative compositions useful in repairing damaged hair include at least one hair shaft bonding agent dispersed within an appropriate solvent or carrier, such as water. When applied to damaged hair, the hair shaft bonding agent adsorbs into and bonds to the damaged hair shaft, filling in discontinuities and adhering split ends or loosened cuticle layers back together within the main hair shaft. A wetting agent may be included to facilitate absorption and bonding of the hair shaft bonding agent to hair. A thickening agent may be included to yield a hair restorative composition that is much easier to apply compared to runny compositions having the consistency of water. ? conditioner may be added to nourish and condition the hair...
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SWOLLEN SILICONE COMPOSITION, PROCESS OF PRODUCING SAME AND PRODUCTS THEREOF

(WO2007061623) 31.05.2007 A61K 8/89 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
There is provided herein, in one specific embodiment, silicone composition(s) comprising unique combination(s) of silicone polymer and alkyltrisiloxane(s) which can produce silicone composition(s) with lower solids content than silicone compositions that use other than alkyltrisiloxane(s); while still maintaining a desirable viscosity.
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COMPOSITION FOR HAIR GROWTH PROMOTION CONTAINING VITAMIN B AND PYRIMIDINE OXIDE DERIVATIVES

(WO2007061169) 31.05.2007 A61K 8/67 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
Disclosed is a hair growth-promoting composition containing water- soluble B-group vitamins and pyrimidine oxide derivatives. More particularly, the hair growth-promoting composition contains, as active ingredients, B-group vitamins and pyrimidine oxide derivatives, and thus directly induces hair growth by promoting the transition from the telogen phase to the anagen phase through the vasodilation of blood vessels around hair follicles.
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COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR IMPARTING VIBRANCY

(WO2007060597) 31.05.2007 None THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Leave-on hair care composition, comprising from about 0.1% to about 20% of a shine enhancing system comprising a first non-soluble particle reflecting a first color, a second non-soluble particle reflecting a second color, and a third non-soluble particle reflecting a third color; from about 0.001% to about 5% of a film-forming agent; and a dermatologically-acceptable carrier.
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COSMETIC OR PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING A POLYMER COMPRISING OXAZOLIDON GROUPS

(WO2007060006) 31.05.2007 A61K 8/87 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The invention relates to a cosmetic or personal care composition comprising a polymer which polymer comprises oxazolidon groups. Examples of cosmetic and personal care compositions include hair spray compositions, mousses, gels, lotions, tonics, shampoos, conditioners, rinses, hand and body lotions, facial moisturizers, sunscreens, anti-acne preparations, topical analgesics, mascara's, eyeliners, blush, liquid lip color, nail polish and foundations.
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HAIR-SETTING COMPOSITION CONTAINING DERIVATIZED MALEIC ANHYDRIDE POLYMER AND A NONIONIC HOMOPOLYMER OR COPOLYMER OF VINYLPYRROLIDONE

(WO2007059829) 31.05.2007 A61Q 5/06 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
Hair-setting composition comprising at least one derivatized maleic anhydride polymer and at least one nonionic homopolymer or copolymer of vinylpyrrolidone, and the use of this composition for the temporary shaping of keratin fibres.
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HAIR-SETTING COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING DERIVATIZED MALEIC ANHYDRIDE POLYMER AND AMPHOTERIC FILM-FORMING POLYMER

(WO2007059828) 31.05.2007 A61Q 5/06 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
Hair-setting composition comprising at least one derivatized maleic anhydride polymer and at least one amphoteric film-forming polymer, and the use of this composition for the temporary shaping of keratin fibres.
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SWOLLEN SILICONE COMPOSITION AND PROCESS OF PRODUCING SAME

(WO2007058825) 24.05.2007 A61K 8/89 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
There is provided herein, in one specific embodiment, silicone composition(s) comprising unique combination(s) of silicone polymer and alkyltrisiloxane(s) which can produce silicone composition(s) with lower solids content than silicone compositions that use other than alkyltrisiloxane(s); while still maintaining a desirable viscosity.
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METHOD FOR MAKE-UP OR CARE OF KERATINOUS MATERIALS WITH ELECTROPHILIC MONOMER

(WO2007057780) 24.05.2007 A61Q 1/10 L'OREAL
The invention relates to a cosmetic method for make-up or for non-therapeutic care of keratinous materials selected from the skin, the lips and the eyelashes, the method comprising: a. depositing at least one layer of a first composition on said keratinous materials; b. depositing at least one layer of a second composition on the layer or layers of said first composition; at least one of said first and second compositions containing at least one electrophilic monomer. According to a variant, the method comprises: a. mixing, at the time of use: at least one first composition containing a cosmetically acceptable medium and at least one electrophilic monomer, and at least one second composition containing a cosmetically acceptable medium then ...
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VOLUMISING HAIR CARE AGENTS

(WO2007057073) 24.05.2007 A61K 8/42 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
The invention relates to urea derivatives according to formula (I) in which: groups R1, R2, R3 and R4, independently of one another represent a hydrogen atom, a C1- to C4 alkyl group, a C2- to C6 alkenyl group or a C2- to C6 hydroxyalkyl group with at least one hydroxy group, with the provision that at least one of said groups represents a C2- to C6 hydroxyalkyl group with at least one hydroxy group. These urea derivatives are suitable for increasing the volume of keratin fibres, in particular human hair. The increase in volume can even be achieved during an oxidative treatment, e.g. during oxidative colouring or bleaching.
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PEDICULICIDE/OVICIDE COMPOSITION

(WO2007056813) 24.05.2007 A01N 65/00 WILD CHILD
The present invention relates to a pediculicide/ovicide composition and method of use thereof. In particular, the present invention relates to a pediculicide/ovicide composition comprising a sesquiterpene alcohol and a suitable carrier.
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Compositions useful for recovering original trophism and pigmentation, and for stimulating growth of the integumentary apparatus, uses and products thereof .

(WO2007054911) 18.05.2007 A61K 31/198 UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI TORINO
The present invention relates to compositions and products comprising at least one proteolytic enzyme adapted to promoting the restoration of original trophism of the integumentary apparatus, the original pigmentation and stimulating the growth thereof and, particularly, improving the viability of the pilifer follicles, even in scar tissue areas .
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COSMETIC USE OF A HYDROXYALKYLUREA AS AN AGENT FOR TREATING DESQUAMATIVE CONDITIONS OF THE SCALP; COSMETIC TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS AND PROCESSES

(WO2007054833) 18.05.2007 None L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to the use of a cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one hydroxyalkylurea corresponding to the general Formula (I): in which Ra, Rb, Rc and Rd each independently represent a hydrogen atom, a C1-C4 alkyl group or a C2-C6 hydroxyalkyl group possibly containing from 1 to 5 hydroxyl groups, at least one of the radicals Ra-Rd representing a hydroxyalkyl group, and also the salts, solvates and isomers thereof, as an agent for treating desquamative conditions of the scalp and more particularly dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis, and as an agent for combating desquamative conditions of the scalp. The present invention also relates to the use in the manufacture of a pharmace...
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FOAMABLE VEHICLE AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS THEREOF

(WO2007054818) 18.05.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
A hygroscopic pharmaceutical composition includes at least one hygroscopic substance at a concentration sufficient to provide an Aw value of at least 0.9 and an antiinfective agent. A foamble pharmaceutical carrier includes about 50% to about 98% of a polar solvent selected from the group consisting of a polyol and PEG; 0% to about 48% of a secondary polar solvent; about 0.2% to about 5% by weight of a surface-active agent; about 0.01% to about 5% by weight of at least one polymeric agent; and a liquefied or compressed gas propellant at a concentration of about 3% to about 25% by weight of the total composition.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING A SILICONE POLYMER FOR STRUCTURING A FATTY PHASE, CHARACTERIZED BY A VISCOSITY

(WO2007054494) 18.05.2007 A61K 8/898 L'ORÉAL
The invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising a cosmetically acceptable liquid medium comprising an aqueous phase and a fatty phase comprising at least one silicone polymer comprising at least one unit comprising: 1) polyorganosiloxanes comprising at least two groups capable of establishing hydrogen interactions, these two groups being located in the polymer chain, and/or 2) polyorganosiloxanes comprising at least two groups capable of establishing hydrogen interactions, these two groups being located on grafts or branches, - the said composition being such that, after having been subjected to continuous heating from 25°C to 90°C at a rate of 5°C per minute, maintained at 90°C for 2 minutes and then continuously...
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SPLASH GUARD

(WO2007053449) 10.05.2007 A45D 44/12 CIESINSKI, Martin, J.
A crescent-shaped splash guard, encircling the part of the head to be washed, protects the eyes, ears and nose from soap and other solutions. It is placed centrally on the forehead above the eyes. Two opposing side portions extend from the center to above and behind the ears. The side portions form upper and lower edges providing a seal against the head. The side portions form troughs about the periphery, directing water and hair washing solutions to the side and back, and preventing solutions from dripping into the eyes, nose and ears. A handgrip in the splash guard's center provides a grip for a 'hairwasher.' Holding the handgrip prevents the splash guard from shifting. The 'hairwasher' applies pressure to the splash guard via the handgri...
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CONTAINER WITH PERFUMING MEANS

(WO2007052227) 10.05.2007 None THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Containers for personal care compositions, comprising perfuming means are provided. The perfuming means provides for an improved consumer scent experience upon opening the container. The perfuming means allows for greater formulation flexibility with regard to fragrances.
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PULVERULENT STYLING COMPOSITION

(WO2007051511) 10.05.2007 A61Q 5/06 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
Use of a pulverulent composition comprising 50 to 95% by weight of an aqueous solvent, hydrophobicized silicon dioxide powder and at least one film-forming and/or setting polymer for the temporary shaping of keratin fibres and a corresponding pulverulent styling composition. Upon mechanical stress, the powder releases the solvent and the film-forming and/or setting polymer so that the desired shaping or setting of a, for example, mechanically produced shape of the treated fibres is achieved.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007051506) 10.05.2007 A61Q 5/06 UNILEVER PLC
A hair treatment composition, comprising a silicone pressure sensitive adhesive wherein the composition comprises less than 0.5 wt% of water.
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HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007051505) 10.05.2007 A61K 8/89 UNILEVER PLC
A hair treatment composition, comprising a non-emulsified silicone pressure sensitive adhesive dissolved in a volatile solvent.
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COMPOSITION FOR COLOURING KERATIN-CONTAINING FIBRES

(WO2007051504) 10.05.2007 A61Q 5/06 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
Composition for the colouring of keratin fibres, in particular human hair, comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, at least one direct dye of the formula (I), where X is halogen, Ak is C1- to C4-alkylene or C1- to C4-monohydroxyalkylene, R1, R2, R5 and R6 are in each case independently of one another hydrogen, halogen or a branched or unbranched C1- to C4-alkyl group and R3 and R4 are in each case independently of one another hydrogen, a branched or unbranched C1- to C4-alkyl group, a methoxy or ethoxy group, a group R‘R‘‘N-, in which R‘ and R‘‘ independently of one another are a hydrogen atom, a C1-C4-alkyl group, a C1-C4-hydroxyalkyl group or a C2-C4-dihydroxyalkyl group, or are an amide radic...
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COMPOSITION CONTAINING ALKYLENE OXIDE DERIVATIVE OF PECTIN

(WO2007050711) 03.05.2007 C08B 37/06 CP KELCO U.S., INC.
Disclosed is a skin-protecting alkalinity-controlling composition comprising an alkylene oxide derivative of pectin having a degree of esterification in the range from about 30% to about 100%.
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KERATIN BIOCERAMIC COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007050387) 03.05.2007 A61K 9/14 WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES
A malleable bone graft composition is described. The composition comprises: (a) keratose; (b) particulate filler; (c) antibiotic; and (d) water. The invention may be provided in sterile form in an container, and optionally lyophilized. Methods of treating a fracture with such compositions are also described.
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PEPTIDES FOR PROMOTING HAIR GROWTH AND IMPROVING WRINKLE AND COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THE SAME

(WO2007049905) 03.05.2007 C07K 7/06 CAREGEN CO., LTD.
The present invention relates to a peptide comprising a specific amino acid sequence possessing human thymosin ß-4 (Tß4) activities and its uses. The peptide of this invention has identical or similar functions or actions to human Tß4 and its biological activity is almost identical to natural-occurring Tß4. In addition, the peptide of this invention exhibits much higher stability and skin permeation than natural-occurring Tß4. In these connections, the composition comprising the peptides of this invention can exhibit excellent efficacies on improvement in thymosin ß-4-effective disorders or conditions. In addition, the peptide of this invention can be advantageously applied to drugs, cosmetics, toothpaste and composi...
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PEPTIDES EXHIBITING EFFICACIES OF IMPROVEMENT IN SKIN CONDITIONS OR TREATMENT OF PERIODENTAL DISEASES

(WO2007049904) 03.05.2007 C07K 14/50 CAREGEN CO., LTD
The present invention relates to a composition for improving a skin condition or treating a periodontal disease, which comprises as an active ingredient a basic fibroblast growth factor-derived peptide. The peptides of this invention exhibit superior efficacies and much better stability and skin permeation than natural- occurring bFGF. In these connections, the composition comprising the peptides of this invention can exhibit excellent efficacies on improvement in skin conditions and treatment of periodontal diseases. In addition, the peptides of this invention can be advantageously applied to pharmaceutical compositions, cosmetics, toothpaste and compositions for mouth cleaning and caring.
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HAIR-TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS WITH IMPROVED CARE PERFORMANCE AND METHOD FOR APPLYING THE COMPOSITION

(WO2007048486) 03.05.2007 A61Q 5/02 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
Compositions for treating keratin fibres, in particular human hair, comprising 0.01 to 20% by weight of at least one benzophenone derivative of the formula (I) in which the radicals R3 and R8, independently of one another, are -H1, -OH, -NH2, -NO2, -SO3H, or a substituted or unsubstituted C1-C22-alkyl radical, a C2-C18-alkenyl radical, a C2-C18-alkoxy radical, with the proviso that the radicals R3 and R8 are not -H at the same time and each of the radicals R1, R2, R4 and R5, and also R6, R7, R9 and R10, independently of one another, are -H, -OH, -NH2, -NO2, -SO3H, or a substituted or unsubstituted C2-C22-alkyl radical, a C2-C18-alkenyl radical, a C2-C18-alkoxy radical, lead to improved care properties of the hair thus treated.
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HAIR TREATMENT METHOD THAT PROVIDES IMPROVED HAIR CARE AND AGENT FOR CARRYING OUT SAID METHOD

(WO2007048472) 03.05.2007 A61Q 5/00 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
The invention relates to a method for treating keratin fibres, in particular human hair. According to said method, a hair treatment agent is applied to the hair and the hair thus treated is subsequently irradiated with UV radiation in the wavelength range of 200 to 600 nm for 1 to 60 minutes. Said method improves the hair care characteristics of the treated hair.
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HYDROXY-OLIGOCARBOXYLIC ESTERS: EFFECTS ON NERVE AND USE FOR CUTANEOUS AND MUCOCUTANEOUS ORGANS OR SITES

(WO2007047486) 26.04.2007 A61K 31/225 YU, Ruey, J.
A composition and method for producing a beneficial effect on a subject's nerve associated with at least one of a cosmetic condition, a dermatological indication and a dental indication and another condition. The composition comprises a hydroxy- oligocarboxylic ester and is formulated for topical administration of the product to a subject to produce the beneficial effect. The method includes topically applying to the subject in a region where the beneficial effect is desired a hydroxy-oligocarboxylic ester in an amount effective to produce the beneficial effect.
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HERBAL COMPOSITION FOR PREVENTING AND IMPROVING BALDNESS

(WO2007046636) 26.04.2007 A61K 8/97 KMSI CO., LTD
The present invention relates to a composition comprising an extract of complex herb consisting of Rehmania glutinosa Libschitz var purpurea Makino, polygonum multiflorum THUNB. and Polygonatum sibiricum Redt and it showed potent promoting effect on the growth of hair epithelial cell and hair growth and inhibiting effect on the falling out of hair Accordingly, the inventive complex herb extract can be used as a pharmaceutical composition and cosmetic composition for the treatment and prevention of baldness disorder.
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EXTERNAL COMPOSITION FOR HAIR GROWTH

(WO2007046577) 26.04.2007 A61K 8/49 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a hair growth-promoting composition for external application. More particularly, it relates to a hair growth-promoting composition for external application, which contains 4-pyrrolidine 2,6- diaminopyrimidine 1 -oxide and one or more selected from the group consisting of Thujae semen, vitamin B5 derivatives (panthenol derivatives), Swertia extract (Swertiall), Coicis semen, Glycyrrhiza extracts (glycyrrhizin and glycyrrhetic acid), nicotinamide (niacinamide), vitamin E derivatives (tocopherol acetate, etc.), adenosine, glyceryl pentadecanoate (PDG), 6-benzyl aminopurine, eugenol, saw palmetto, dialkylmonoamine derivatives, isoflavone, hinokitiol and benzylnicotinate. Thus, the composition smoothly supplies n...
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HYALURONIDASE INHIBITOR CONTAINING POLY-GAMMA- GLUTAMIC ACID AS AN EFFECTIVE COMPONENT

(WO2007046569) 26.04.2007 A61K 8/00 BIOLEADERS CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a hyaluronidase inhibitor containing poly-gamma- glutamic acid (PGA) as an active ingredient, a composition for maintaining skin elasticity and a composition for improving allergy, wherein each, of the compositions contains PGA as an active ingredient. The inventive compositions containing PGA are effective in maintaining skin moisturization and skin elasticity by effectively inhibiting the activity of hyaluronidase which is an enzyme that degrades hyaluronic acid present in the skin dermis. Also, the compositions can relieve allergic symptoms by inhibiting the permeability of inflammatory cells.
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PEDICULICIDAL PROCESS AND COMPOSITION

(WO2007045608) 26.04.2007 A01P 7/04 SOLVAY (Société Anonyme)
Pediculicidal process which make it possible to combat the growth of the louse Pediculus humanus, according to which the louse is brought into contact with a composition devoid of neurotoxic compounds comprising at least 60% by weight of alkali metal bicarbonate.
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A COMPOSITION COMPRISING A COUPLED ENZYME SYSTEM

(WO2007045251) 26.04.2007 A23L 3/3571 DANISCO A/S
The present invention relates to a composition comprising a coupled enzyme system for the rapid and efficient production of hydrogen peroxide by the coupling of a first enzyme system capable of hydrogen peroxide generation, to a second enzyme system which utilizes the non hydrogen peroxide product of the first enzyme system, and optionally is capable of generating further hydrogen peroxide.
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COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING SKIN CONDITIONS COMPRISING HUMAN GROWTH HORMONES AS AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(WO2007043721) 19.04.2007 A61K 8/00 Regeron, Inc.
Disclosed herein is a skin condition-improving composition for topical application to the skin, comprising human growth hormone as an active ingredient, and a method for improving skin conditions using the same. The disclosed composition exhibits various skin conditioning effects, such as acne treatment, wrinkle improvement, dark spot removal, skin elasticity improvement, hair growth stimulation, skin aging prevention, skin moisturization and the proliferation of skin epidermal stem cells.
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SPRAYABLE DEPILATORY COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF USE

(WO2007042829) 19.04.2007 A61K 8/04 RECKITT BENCKISER (UK) LIMITED
A sprayable depilatory composition including a depilatory agent; a surfactant present in the range 0.1% to 5.0% by weight of the composition, wherein the composition has an initial viscosity substantially less than about 7.00 Pas.
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MIXTURES OF ETHYLHEXYL P-METHOXYCINNAMATE AND ETHYLHEXYL SALICYLATE

(WO2007042346) 19.04.2007 A61K 8/37 SYMRISE GMBH &CO. KG
The present invention relates to a composition comprising or (preferably) consisting of 2-ethylhexyl p-methoxycinnamate and 2-ethylhexyl salicylate, the sum of the constituents (a) and (b) ranging from 50 to 100 wt.%, based on the total weight of the composition.
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COMPOSITION FOR REGULATION OF MAMMALIAN KERATINOUS TISSUE

(WO2007041548) 12.04.2007 A61K 8/34 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care compositions comprising skin and/or hair care actives. Such compositions are useful for regulating the condition of mammalian keratinous tissue needing such treatments, particularly skin lightening. There is provided a personal care composition comprising a safe and effective amount of a first active selected from the group consisting of octadecenedioic acid, methyl sulfonyl methane, an avenythramide compound and combinations thereof .
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SHAMPOO CONTAINING A GEL NETWORK

(WO2007040571) 12.04.2007 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Shampoo compositions comprise (a) from about 5 % to about 50 % of one or more detersive surfactants, by weight of the shampoo composition; (b) a dispersed gel network phase comprising, by weight of the shampoo composition, (i) at least about 0.05 % of one or more fatty amphiphiles; (ii) at least about 0.01 % of one or more secondary surfactants; and (iii) water; and (c) at least about 20 % of an aqueous carrier, by weight of the shampoo composition. A process for preparing a shampoo composition comprises the steps of: (a) combining a fatty amphiphile, a secondary surfactant, and water at a temperature sufficient to allow partitioning of the secondary surfactant and the water into the fatty amphiphile to form a pre-mix; (b) cooling the pre-m...
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SACCHARIDE FOAMABLE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007039825) 12.04.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
A foamable composition, containing a saccharide for use in the treatment of various disorders including: water, a saccharide, about 0.2% to about 5% by weight of a surface- active agent, about 0.01% to about 5% by weight of at least one polymeric agent selected from a bio-adhesive agent, a gelling agent, a film forming agent and a phase change agent, and a liquefied or compressed gas propellant at a concentration of about 3% to about 25% by weight of the total composition.
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TWO-COMPONENT PRODUCT FOR THE TREATMENT OF KERATIN FIBRES

(WO2007038997) 12.04.2007 A61K 8/58 HENKEL KOMMANDITGESELLSCHAFT AUF AKTIEN
The invention relates to a product for structuring and simultaneously caring for keratin fibres, comprising a two-component agent and a two-chamber dispenser, wherein the two-component agent comprises a first preparation (A), containing at least one filmogenic and/or fixing polymer and a second preparation (B), containing at least one care product and preparation (A) and preparation (B) are formulated in the chambers of the two-chamber dispenser and corresponding two-chamber dispenser.
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METHOD FOR ENHANCING EFFECTS OF COLORANTS AND CONDITIONERS

(WO2007038733) 05.04.2007 A61K 8/00 E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
Methods are provided for enhancing the longevity of the binding of various benefit agents to hair and skin. Applications of traditional and non- traditional colorants and conditioners to hair and skin are amended with compositions of hair or skin-binding peptides respectively. The presence of the hair or skin-binding peptide compositions act to increase the longevity of the applied colorant or conditioner on the hair or skin.
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COMPOSITION AND PROCESS FOR TREATING KERATINOUS SUBSTRATES WITH AT LEAST TWO IMMISCIBLE COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007038454) 05.04.2007 A61K 8/03 L'OREAL
A process for treating a keratinous substrate involving: (a) providing at least a first composition having a continuous phase whose major ingredient has a solubility parameter corresponding to d; (b) providing at least a second composition having a continuous phase whose major ingredient has a solubility parameter corresponding to d'; and (c) combining (a) and (b) prior to, or during, their application onto the keratinous substrate, and wherein the difference between d and d' is greater than 12, and wherein the major ingredient is chosen from a hydrophilic polar material, an organic non-polar material and an inorganic non-polar material.
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METHOD FOR ENHANCING THE EFFECT OF PARTICULATE BENEFIT AGENTS

(WO2007035531) 29.03.2007 A61K 8/64 E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
A method for applying a particulate benefit agent to a body surface is provided. The method employs a particulate benefit agent coated with a polymer. The polymer-coated benefit agent is applied to a body surface such as hair or skin, in the presence of a composition comprising a peptide having affinity for the polymer. The presence of the polymer-binding peptide in the application serves to extend the binding longevity of the coated particulate benefit agent on the body surface.
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HAIR GROWTH INHIBITOR

(WO2007034483) 29.03.2007 A61K 35/12 NORAGIL (DUBNIKOV) INTERNATIONAL TRADE LTD.
There is provided a composition for inhibiting or preventing hair growth that comprise bone marrow and fat of a mammalian cattle as well as extracts of Ruta graveolens Linne, Eugenia caryophyllata, and Rosmarinus officinalis.
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COMPOSITION FOR USE IN TREATMENT OF HAIR BALDING, THINNING AND LOSS AND METHOD FOR SAME

(WO2007034323) 29.03.2007 A61K 31/4415 FREUNDL, Gerry, Dean
The present invention provides a composition to treat androgenetic alopecia and other hair loss, balding, and thinning disorders or problems, including an herbal extract component and a vitamin component. The present invention also provides a composition to treat hair loss, balding, and thinning disorders or problems including fenugreek seed extract, flax lignans, saw palmetto berry extract, biotin; calcium d-pantothenic acid, nicotinamide, pyridoxine HCL, riboflavin, and folic acid. The present invention is a method for treating hair loss, balding, and thinning disorders or problems including administering a composition in a single, oral daily dosage, wherein the composition comprises an herbal extract component and a vitamin component; an...
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PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS INCORPORATING CELLULOSIC FATTY ACID ESTERS

(WO2007033252) 22.03.2007 A61K 8/73 EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY
Cellulose ester compounds and compositions that include such cellulose ester compounds dissolved in lipophilic solvents.
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KERATIN-PROTECTIVE CURL MINIMIZER COMPOSITIONS, METHOD, AND KIT THEREFOR

(WO2007032762) 22.03.2007 A61Q 5/04 AVLON INDUSTRIES, INC.
Keratin-fiber protectant, curl minimizing composition are disclosed comprising an effective keratin-protective amount of a physiologically tolerable curl minimizing agent selected from the group consisting of a polyfunctional aldehyde, an activated olefin-containing compound, and a polycarboxylic acid. Also disclosed are methods and kits for using the compositions for minimizing the natural curl configuration of human hair in particular.
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USE OF TELLURIUM COMPOUNDS FOR PROTECTION FROM ULTRA-VIOLET RADIATION

(WO2007032010) 22.03.2007 A61K 31/33 BIOMAS LTD.
Methods for treating skin conditions such as basal cell carcinoma and/or actinic keratosis are provided, which are effected by administering a pharmaceutically effective amount of a tellurium-containing compound. A pharmaceutical composition for treatment of skin conditions such as basal cell carcinoma an/or actinic keratosis is also provided.
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COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR THE REDUCTION OF HAIR GROWTH

(WO2007031950) 22.03.2007 A61Q 7/02 THE GILLETTE COMPANY
A composition for reducing hair growth includes a-difluoromethylornithine, an antiperspirant salt or deodorant active ingredient, and a vehicle.
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SHAMPOO CONTAINING A GEL NETWORK

(WO2007031884) 22.03.2007 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Shampoo compositions comprise (a) from about 5 % to about 50 % of one or more detersive surfactants, by weight of the shampoo composition; (b) a dispersed gel network phase comprising, by weight of the shampoo composition, (i) at least about 0.05 % of one or more fatty alcohols; (ii) at least about 0.01 % of one or more secondary surfactants; and (iii) water; and (c) at least about 20 % of an aqueous carrier, by weight of the shampoo composition; and, wherein the dispersed gel network phase has a melt transition temperature of at least about 38 °C. A process for preparing a shampoo composition comprises the steps of: (a) combining a fatty alcohol, a secondary surfactant, and water at a temperature sufficient to allow partitioning of the...
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COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE NAPHTHOIC ACID DERIVATIVE AND AT LEAST ONE COMPOUND OF POLYURETHANE POLYMER TYPE OR DERIVATIVES THEREOF, PREPARATION PROCESSES THEREFOR AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007031883) 22.03.2007 A61K 9/10 GALDERMA RESEARCH &DEVELOPMENT
The invention relates to a composition for topical application comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one naphthoic acid derivative and at least one compound of polyurethane polymer type or derivatives thereof . The invention is characterized in that the said naphthoic acid derivative is in a form dispersed in the said composition. The invention applies in particular to human pharmacy or cosmetics.
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KERATIN FIBRE COATING COMPOSITION COMPRISING A LIQUID FATTY PHASE AND A TACKIFYING RESIN

(WO2007031872) 22.03.2007 A61K 8/81 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a keratin fibre coating composition comprising a cosmetically acceptable liquid medium comprising a liquid fatty phase and at least one resin chosen from rosins, rosin derivatives and hydrocarbon-based resins, and mixtures thereof, the said resin having a number-average molecular weight of less than or equal to 10 000 and a particular lipophilic gelling agent. The invention also relates to the use of such a composition to obtain a smooth, uniform deposit on keratin fibres and a film that shows good resistance to water and to rubbing.
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IMPROVEMENTS IN OR RELATIMG TO COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007031793) 22.03.2007 A61Q 9/04 RECKITT &BENCKISER (UK) LIMITED
The present invention relates to a solid cosmetic composition which includes a soap and/or a non-soap surfactant, a hair modification active and/or skin enhancing agent, and at least one silicone and/or minera oil.
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USE OF PROTOBERBERINES AS AN ACTIVE SUBSTANCE REGULATING THE PILOSEBACEOUS UNIT

(WO2007029187) 15.03.2007 A61P 17/10 SEDERMA
The present invention relates to cosmetic use, by topic application on the skin of at least one protoberberine, with exception of berberine, or a vegetable extract containing it, as an active substance reducing activity of the pilosebaceous unit, preferably inhibiting activity of the pilosebaceous unit. In particular, the invention relates to cosmetic use of at least one protoberberine, with exception of berberine, or a vegetable extract containing it, as an agent reducing, preferably inhibiting the growth of hairs of the face and/or the body, and/or seborrheic activity of the sebaceous glands. The invention also relates to a cosmetic composition comprising in a dermatologically acceptable carrier, at least one protoberberine, with exceptio...
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COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR DARKENING KERATINOUS FIBERS

(WO2007027519) 08.03.2007 A61K 8/00 ELC MANAGEMENT LLC
The present invention provides a cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition and methods for coating keratinous fibers, whereby the composition comprises more than 50% of at least one perfluoro compound.
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PHOTOCATALYTIC FILTERS THAT ARE COATED WITH TITANIUM DIOXIDE SUSPENSIONS AND OTHER SUBSTANCES AND METHODS FOR OBTAINING SUCH FILTERS

(WO2007026387) 08.03.2007 A61L 9/18 NM TECH LTD.
The invention relates to filters of various nature for use in air-conditioning and purification systems, particularly filters treated with photocatalytic materials and nanomaterials allowing decontamination from bacterial and viral species, also in the absence of light radiation. Particularly, the invention relates to photocatalytic filters (2) comprising, on the surface of said filters (2), one or more surface layers of compounds having photocatalytic activity comprising photocatalytic titanium dioxide.
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METHODS FOR RETAIL MEASUREMENT OF SKIN MOISTURE CONTENT

(WO2007026337) 08.03.2007 A61B 5/053 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Methods provide for measuring scalp moisture content of a consumer. More particularly, the present invention is directed to a method comprising the steps of: (a) collecting input information from said consumer regarding a plurality of characteristics associated with hair and scalp condition of said consumer; (b) providing a moisture meter for measuring said scalp moisture content; (c) using said meter to obtain at least two measured moisture content values from head of said consumer; (d) using said input information collected in step (a) and said measured moisture content values obtained in step (c) to recommend at least one hair care product that will be effective for said consumer in improving health for said hair and scalp of said consum...
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1,3-DIAMINOBENZENE DERIVATIVES AND COLORANTS COMPRISING THESE COMPOUNDS

(WO2007026312) 08.03.2007 C07C 237/20 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
1,3-Diaminophenol derivatives of the general formula (I) or the physiologically compatible, water-soluble salts thereof, and composition for the oxidative dyeing of keratin fibers comprising these compounds.
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SUNSCREEN COMPOSITION COMPRISING A DIBENZOYLMETHANE, AN AMINOHYDROXYBENZOPHENONE, A TRIAZINE AND A TRIAZOLE AS UV FILTERS

(WO2007025599) 08.03.2007 A61K 8/41 JOHNSON &JOHNSON CONSUMER FRANCE S.A.S.
The present invention relates to a composition comprising: a) a dibenzoylmethane derivative UV-A absorbing agent, b) a hydroxybenzophenone, c) a triazine derivative, and d) a triazole derivative, and the topical use thereof in protecting mammalian skin or hair from UV radiation.
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MOISTURIZING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007025093) 01.03.2007 A61K 8/92 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
A composition comprising: an adduct of a vegetable oil and maleic anhydride; and a material chosen from a hydrolyzed keratin, hydroxyethyl urea, and/or a quaternized nitrogen moisturizing agent.
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VASOACTIVE KIT AND COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007023396) 01.03.2007 None FOAMIX LTD.
The present invention relates to a therapeutic kit to provide a safe and effective dosage of a vasoactive agent, including an aerosol packaging assembly including: a container accommodating a pressurized product; and an outlet capable of releasing the pressurized product as a foam, wherein the pressurized product comprises a foamable composition including: a vasoactive agent; at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, an organic polar solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2% to about 50% by weight, a surface- active agent, about 0.01% to about 5% by weight of at least one polymeric additive selected from the group consisting of a bioadhesive agent, a ge...
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METHOD OF OBTAINING KERATIN MICROFIBRES FROM LIVESTOCK WASTE

(WO2007023199) 01.03.2007 C08H 1/06 A.T.M. ENERGY S.L.
The invention relates to a method of obtaining keratin products (soluble keratin and insoluble keratin microfibres) from livestock waste, such as feathers, hair, hide, hooves and horns. The inventive method, which is performed under cold conditions, comprises a series of steps involving crushing, hydrolysis of the waste and oxidation, in order to obtain both of the aforementioned products, followed by specific steps for each of said products. The subsequent steps used to obtain soluble keratin comprise adjustment to neutral pH, ultrafiltration, washing and drying by means of spraying or lyophilisation. The soluble keratin thus obtained has characteristics rendering same suitable for use in the cosmetic industry and the human and animal food...
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A FIBER AND HAIR FIBER CONDITIONING TREATMENT COMPOSITION

(WO2007021604) 22.02.2007 D06M 15/643 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a fiber or hair fiber conditioning treatment composition comprising a functionalised aminosilicone polymer and preferably in combination with a non functional aminosilicone polymer to provide improved conditioning without over conditioning negatives.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING ENZYME AND AMINO ACID

(WO2007021065) 22.02.2007 A61K 8/66 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a skin cosmetic composition containing enzyme and amino acid. More particularly, the skin cosmetic composition according to the invention contains enzyme and amino acid, and thus safely improves stratum corneum thickening resulting from the progression of skin aging, improves skin drying occurring during keratin removal, and shows excellent skin moisturizing and whitening effects.
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QUICK DISPERSING HAIR CONDITIONING COMPOSITION

(WO2007019160) 15.02.2007 A61Q 5/02 ALBERTO-CULVER COMPANY
Disclosed is a quick dispersing hair conditioning composition comprising (a) an isostearamidopropyl ethyldimethylammonium salt or a dicocodimethylammonium salt; (b) one or more fatty alcohols; (c) dimethicone; and (d) water. The hair conditioning composition of the invention has one or more advantageous properties. For example, an embodiment of the invention has a dispersion rate such that when 1.5 mL of the composition is dispersed into 400 mL of water at about 35 °C to about 40 °C, the dispersion has a transmittance at 420 nm that is less than about 70% of the water at the same temperature in less than about 120 seconds.
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USE OF POLYMERIC THICKENERS IN HAIR TREATING COMPOSITIONS, METHOD AND COMPOSITION

(WO2007017813) 15.02.2007 A61K 8/81 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention provides the use of a thickening system to provide stable thickened hair treating composition, preferably hair care composition, that can provide enhanced touch, combability, alignment and volume reduction to the hair, with low or reduced greasy, oily hair feel, while being formulated having a thick viscosity with excellent spreading, perception of spreading, combability of hair and feel of hair.
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USE OF POLYMERIC THICKENERS IN HAIR TREATING COMPOSITIONS, METHOD AND COMPOSITION

(WO2007017812) 15.02.2007 A61K 8/81 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention provides the use of a thickening system to provide stable thickened hair treating composition, preferably hair care composition, that can provide enhanced touch, combability, alignment and volume reduction to the hair, with low or reduced greasy, oily hair feel, while being formulated having a thick viscosity with excellent spreading, perception of spreading, combability of hair and feel of hair.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE FATTY-CHAIN POLYLYSINE, WHICH IS INTENDED TO IMPROVE THE SURFACE STATE OF KERATIN FIBRES

(WO2007017610) 15.02.2007 A61K 8/88 L'OREAL
The invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising at least one fatty-chain polylysine in a cosmetically-acceptable medium. The inventive composition can be used to improve the surface state of keratin fibres. The invention also relates to methods of obtaining fatty-chain polylysines and novel compounds.
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POLYMERS WITH PENDANT POLY(ALKYLENEOXY) SUBSTITUENT GROUPS AND THEIR USE IN PERSONAL CARE APPLICATIONS

(WO2007016105) 08.02.2007 A61Q 5/00 RHODIA INC.
A polymer comprising, based on the total number of monomeric units of the polymer, greater than 50 % monomeric units that comprise, per monomeric unit, at least one pendant poly(alkyleneoxy) substituent group according to formula (I): wherein: each R1 is independently H, methyl or ethyl, each R2 is independently H or (C1-C6)alkyl, each n is independently an integer of from about 5 to about 500, and exhibiting a weight average molecular weight of from about 1,000 to about 1,000,000 grams per mole is useful in personal care aplications.
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KERATIN FIBRE COATING COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN AQUEOUS PHASE AND A TACKIFYING RESIN

(WO2007015166) 08.02.2007 A61K 8/81 L'ORÉAL
The present invention relates to a keratin fibre coating composition comprising an aqueous phase and at least one resin chosen from rosins, rosin derivatives and hydrocarbon-based resins, and mixtures thereof, the said resin having a number-average molecular weight of less than or equal to 10 000, the said composition being capable of forming a film with a water resistance such that ?L is less than or equal to -1.
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STABILIZATION OF BODY-CARE AND HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS AGAINST DEGRADATION BY UV RADIATION USING MEROCYANINE DERIVATIVES

(WO2007014848) 08.02.2007 A61K 8/41 CIBA SPECIALTY CHEMICALS HOLDING INC.
Desribed is the use of specific merocyanine derivatives for protecting body-care and household products from photolytic and oxidative degradation. These compounds perform outstanding UV absorber properties.
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A COMPOSITION COMPRISING SILVER NANOPARTICLES AND THE USE THEREOF

(WO2007014497) 08.02.2007 A61K 33/38 LIN, Chenlung
The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition comprising an effective amount of silver nanoparticles, a method for increasing hair growth by administering the said pharmaceutical composition locally to a host and use thereof.
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HAIRBRUSH FOR PETS AND PEOPLE THAT RELEASES ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(WO2007013982) 01.02.2007 A45D 24/16 IDIDIT, INC.
A hairbrush for people and pets releases a perfume, fragrance and/or other active compositions including insect repellant, hair conditioning composition, dye composition, moisturizing ingredients, or antibacterial compounds when brushed or activated by manually depressing a cover. The brush includes a flexible deformable membrane that carries brush bristles and has a plurality of apertures for delivery of the active composition and is fitted within a first opening of an internal cavity in a brush base. A porous sponge being saturated with the active ingredient is inserted over the flexible deformable membrane. A cover is inserted through a second opening and rests upon the porous sponge. Brushing action deforms the flexible deformable membr...
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MAKEUP COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

(WO2007013943) 01.02.2007 A61K 8/73 REVLON CONSUMER PRODUCTS CORPORATION
Emulsion makeup compositions for keratinous surfaces which change color upon application, emulsion makeup compositions that match a variety of skin or hair shades in more than one skin tone category, and methods for treating keratinous surfaces with an emulsion cosmetic composition that changes color upon application.
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HAIR STYLING COMPOSITION IN THE FORM OF A MICROEMULSION

(WO2007013006) 01.02.2007 A61K 8/92 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The compositions of the present invention relate to improved hair styling compositions in the form of microemulsions which are non-fluid and clear or transparent and which are comprising 20 to 60% by weight water; at least 3% by weight of an oil phase comprising liquid hydrophobic oils, at least 20% by weight of emulsifier; anionic hair fixing polymers and/or nonionic hair fixing polymers. Preferred polymers are anionic vinylacetate/crotonates copolymer and nonionic vinylpyrrolidone homopolymer.
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STEROID KIT AND FOAMABLE COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007012977) 01.02.2007 A61K 31/573 FOAMIX LTD
A composition and therapeutic kit including an aerosol packaging assembly including: a container accommodating a pressurized product; and an outlet capable of releasing the pressurized product as a foam; wherein the pressurized product comprises a foamable composition including: i. a steroid; ii. at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, a polar solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2% to about 50% by weight; iii. a surface-active agent; iv. about 0.01 % to about 5% by weight of at least one polymeric additive selected from the group consisting of a bioadhesive agent, a gelling agent, a film forming agent and a phase change agent; v. water; and vi. liq...
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DEVICE FOR PACKAGING AND APPLYING A PRODUCT

(WO2007012971) 01.02.2007 None L'OREAL
Device (1) for packaging and applying a make-up and/or care product for keratin fibres, in particular the eyelashes, comprising: i) a support (3) which is elongate along a longitudinal axis (X) ; ii) an application surface (6) which is at least partially convex placed on a face (7) of the support along said longitudinal axis, the application surface consisting of at least part of the lateral surface of a solid stick of said product, said stick being in contact with the support; and iii) a plurality of applicator elements (9) , in particular in the form of teeth or bristles, arranged in at least one row (5) extending along said longitudinal axis, on at least one side of said application surface, and projecting from said face of the support.
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USES OF SPOROPOLLENIN

(WO2007012856) 01.02.2007 A61K 8/97 UNIVERSITY OF HULL
The invention provides the use of an exine shell of a naturally occurring spore, or a fragment thereof, as an antioxidant, for instance in a formulation containing an active substance. Also provided is a method for reducing rancidity, or other oxidative degradation, of a substance or composition, by encapsulating the substance or composition in, or chemically or physically binding it to, or mixing it with, an exine shell of a naturally occurring spore or a fragment thereof.
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HAIR TREATMENT METHOD USING DRY FOAM AS MECHANICAL SUPPORT FOR HAIR

(WO2007010494) 25.01.2007 A61K 8/04 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a cosmetic treatment method comprising the steps of providing a foamable composition, forming a foam from said foamable composition on release from a pressurized container, drying said foam wherein the foam does not disappear upon drying, wherein said foam is applied or generated between the scalp and the scalp hair and thereby raising the hair. Preferred methods are hair styling methods, methods of permanently shaping the hair, methods of coloring hair and hair care methods. The dried foam can be used as mechanical support for raising the hair, especially as substitutes for conventional hair curlers, rollers, pins, hair clips or hairgrips. The invention also relates to devices for use in said method. The de...
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AEROSOL CREAM MOUSSE, METHOD OF TREATING HAIR AND USE

(WO2007010487) 25.01.2007 A61K 8/04 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention provides stable aerosol cream mousse composition, preferably hair care composition, that can provide enhanced touch, combability, alignment and volume reduction to the hair, with low or reduced greasy, oily hair feel, while being formulated having a thick, rich, creamy, mousse-type rheology with excellent spreading, perception of spreading, and feel. The aerosol composition is based on the combination of component(A) a cationic surfactant, which is generally a quaternary ammonium compound such as e.g. ditallow dimethyl ammonium chloride, (B) a fatty alcohol, such as cetyl and stearyl alcohol, and (C) carbon dioxide.
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METHOD FOR IMPROVED ACCURACY OF BLOOD TESTING

(WO2007009092) 18.01.2007 A61P 39/00 ASKIN, Daniel, P.
This disclosed method improves the accuracy of testing blood for the levels of contaminants, such as lead, cadmium and mercury, in individuals. The method comprises cleaning the area where the skin will be penetrated to obtain the blood sample to remove the contaminant to be measured in the blood. The cleansing is accomplished with a cleanser formulated to remove the contaminant to be measured in the blood from the surface of the skin, the pores, sweat ducts, hair follicles and sebaceous gland ducts. The method reduces contamination of the blood sample by contaminants on, and/or in the portion of the skin through which the blood sample is drawn. A premoistened wipe can also be used that mobilizes heavy metals from the skin surface, the skin...
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CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING COACERVATE AND GEL MATRIX

(WO2007008475) 18.01.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are conditioning compositions comprising by weight: (a) from about 0.1% to about 10% of a cationic surfactant; (b) from about 0.05% to about 10% of a water-soluble polymer selected from the group consisting of a water-soluble anionic polymer, a water-soluble amphoteric polymer, and mixtures thereof; (c) from about 1.0% to about 10% of a high melting point fatty compound; and (d) an aqueous carrier; wherein the cationic surfactant and the polymer from a water-soluble complex; and wherein the cationic surfactant and the high melting point fatty compound from a gel matrix. The compositions are especially suitable for hair care products such as hair conditioning products for rinse-off use.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE PROCESS

(WO2007007296) 18.01.2007 A61Q 1/00 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one cosmetic composition comprising at least one fatty phase and consisting of at least 75% by weight, relative to its total weight, of compound(s) approved for food use.
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DEVICE FOR PACKAGING AND DISTRIBUTING A COSMETIC COMPOSITION

(WO2007007295) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/02 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a device for packaging and distributing a cosmetic composition for caring for and/or making up keratin material(s), characterized in that it comprises a container delimiting at least one compartment containing a cosmetic composition comprising at least 50% by weight, relative to its total weight, of compound(s) approved for food use, the device being arranged such that, as long as the cosmetic composition remains in the compartment, the composition can be held therein protected from air, until the time of distribution for use on a keratin material.
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FILM OF COSMETIC PRODUCT

(WO2007007294) 18.01.2007 A61Q 1/06 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one cosmetic composition comprising at least one water-soluble polymer and which is in the form of an anhydrous film, said application being made under conditions suitable for dissolution of said polymer and in which said cosmetic composition consists of at least 50% by weight of compound(s) approved for food use relative to its total weight, and is formed from at least one layer composed of a matrix based on said water-soluble polymer, with the proviso that when said composition is formed from a single layer comprising hydroxypropylmethylcellulose as sole water-...
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION OF STICK TYPE

(WO2007007293) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/92 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin materials, comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one stick of cosmetic product, said product consisting of at least 75% by weight of compound(s) approved for food use relative to its total weight and comprising a fatty phase textured with at least one solid substance with a melting point of greater than or equal to 50°C.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE PRODUCT

(WO2007007292) 18.01.2007 A61Q 1/02 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for caring for and/or making up keratin material(s), comprising at least: - the application, on contact with a keratin material, of a first composition comprising at least 50% by weight, of compound(s) approved for food use relative to its total weight, and - the application, on contact with all or part of the first applied composition, of a second composition comprising at least one physiologically acceptable medium.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE PROCESS

(WO2007007291) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/92 L'OREAL
The present invention relates mainly to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one cosmetic composition comprising at least 75% by weight, relative to its total weight, of compound(s) approved for food use and having a gloss value at least greater than or equal to about 5.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE PROCESS

(WO2007007290) 18.01.2007 A61Q 1/00 L'OREAL
The present invention relates mainly to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one cosmetic composition comprising at least 75% by weight, relative to its total weight, of compound(s) approved for food use, and having a transfer index of greater than or equal to 30%.
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COSMETIC COMPOSITION WITH COLOR AND/OR OPTICAL EFFECTS

(WO2007007289) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/19 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of at least one cosmetic composition consisting of at least 50% by weight, relative to its total weight, of compound(s) approved for food use, including at least particles with color and/or optical effects containing at least two materials, said particles being referenced in the Codex alimentarius or consisting exclusively of materials referenced in the Codex alimentarius.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE ASSEMBLY

(WO2007007288) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/00 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to an assembly for caring for and/or making up keratin material(s), comprising at least: - one container delimiting at least one compartment, - application means associated with the container, and a composition, placed inside said compartment, the composition comprising at least one fatty phase and consisting of at least 50% by weight of compound(s) approved for food use relative to its total weight.
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COSMETIC MAKEUP AND/OR CARE PROCESS

(WO2007007287) 18.01.2007 A61Q 1/02 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to a cosmetic process for making up and/or caring for keratin material(s), comprising the application, on contact with a keratin material, of a cosmetic composition comprising at least 75% by weight of compound(s) approved for food use relative to its total weight and having a covering power of greater than or equal to 30.
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MULTI PHASE PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING COMPOSITIONS HAVING SIMILAR RHEOLOGY PROFILE IN DIFFERENT PHASES

(WO2007007279) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Multi-phase personal care compositions comprising: (a) at least one personal care composition phase; and (b) at least one another personal care composition phase; wherein the phase (a) and said the phase (b) are visually distinct phases that are packaged in physical contact, wherein the phase (a) and the phase (b) have a yield stress of from about IPa to about 100Pa, and wherein the viscosity ratio of the phase (a) to the phase (b) is from about 1 : 15 to about 15: 1 at shear stress over the yield stress of the phases (a) and (b) up to at least 200 Pa. By matching rheology profiles of each phase compositions in such kinetic conditions, desired patterns of multi-phase personal care compositions are easily obtained and/or maintained for a lon...
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NONSTEROIDAL IMMUNOMODULATING KIT AND COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007007208) 18.01.2007 A61K 9/12 FOAMIX LTD.
A composition and therapeutic kit including an aerosol packaging assembly including a container accommodating a pressurized product and an outlet capable of releasing a foamable composition, including a nonsteroidal immunomodulating agent as a foam. The foamable composition includes: i. a nonsteroidal immunomodulating agent; ii. at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, a polar solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2% to about 50% by weight; iii. a surface-active agent; iv. about 0.1 % to about 5% by weight of a therapeutically active foam adjuvant, selected from the group consisting of a fatty alcohol, a fatty acid, a hydroxyl fatty acid; and mixtures...
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RETINOID IMMUNOMODULATING KIT AND COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

(WO2007007198) 18.01.2007 A61K 9/12 FOAMIX LTD.
A composition and therapeutic kit including an aerosol packaging assembly including a container accommodating a pressurized product and an outlet capable of releasing a foamable composition, including a retinoid as a foam. The foamable composition includes: i. a retinoid; ii. at least one organic carrier selected from the group consisting of a hydrophobic organic carrier, a polar solvent, an emollient and mixtures thereof, at a concentration of about 2% to about 50% by weight; iii. a surface-active agent; iv. about 0.01 % to about 5% by weight of at least one polymeric additive selected from the group consisting of a bioadhesive agent, a gelling agent, a film forming agent and a phase change agent; v. water; and vi. liquefied or compressed ...
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WATER-FREE COSMETIC PREPARATION

(WO2007006536) 18.01.2007 A61K 8/29 SCHWAN-STABILO COSMETICS GMBH &CO. KG
A water-free composition is disclosed, in the form of a stick with a cast or extruded refill or a soft paste, suitable for cosmetic applications, in particular, in decorative cosmetics for colouring, make-up and care of keratin materials such as, for example, the skin, semi-mucous membranes, mucous membranes, eyelashes, eyebrows and hair. The composition contains a specially selected combination of water-soluble, and lipid-soluble active agents in the form of a so-called active agent cocktail . The invention further relates to production and use of said composition.
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IMPROVED RHEOLOGY PROFILE FOR A PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2007004200) 11.01.2007 A61K 8/03 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care compositions comprising a desirable rheology profile. A method of delivering benefits to hair or skin is provided.
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POLYURETHANE AND POLYUREA MICROCAPSULES

(WO2007004166) 11.01.2007 B01J 13/16 FIRMENICH SA
The present invention relates to the use as perfuming ingredient for body-care, detergents or softeners type consumer products of microcapsules having a mean diameter of >1 to 500 µm with a guanidine-based polyurea or polyurea/polyurethane wall and containing a perfume.
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TRANSPARENT OR TRANSLUCENT CONDITIONING COMPOSITION PACKED INTO TRANSPARENT AND/OR TRANSLUCENT CONTAINER

(WO2007002566) 04.01.2007 A61K 8/41 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are hair or skin conditioning compositions wherein the composition is a rinse-off conditioning composition having a transparent or translucent appearance and comprising from about 0.1% to about 10% of a polymer and an aqueous carrier, wherein the composition is packed in a container having a transparent and/or translucent appearance, and wherein the container has at least one depiction corresponding to at least one of the following benefits: (i) Weightless hair, (ii) Light conditioning, (iii) Clean rinse, (iv) Clean feel, (v) Penetrating texture, (vi) Natural, (vii) Refreshing and/or Energizing, (viii) Keeping style fresh and (ix) mixtures thereof.
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CLEAR CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A COACERVATE

(WO2007002565) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are conditioning compositions comprising by weight: (a) from about 0.1% to about 10% of a surfactant system comprising at least one cationic surfactant; (b) from about 0.05% to about 10% of a polymer selected from the group consisting of an anionic polymer, an amphoteric polymer, and mixtures thereof; and (c) an aqueous carrier; wherein the surfactant system and the polymer form a water-insoluble complex upon dilution, and wherein the composition is transparent or translucent. The compositions are especially suitable for hair care products such as hair conditioning products for rinse-off use.
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CONDITIONING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING COACERVATE AND CONDITIONING AGENT

(WO2007002564) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are conditioning compositions comprising by weight: (a) from about 0.1% to about 10% of a surfactant system comprising at least one cationic surfactant; (b) from about 0.05% to about 10% of a polymer selected from the group consisting of an anionic polymer, an amphoteric polymer, and mixtures thereof; (c) from about 0.1% to about 20% of a conditioning agent; and (d) an aqueous carrier; wherein the surfactant system and the polymer from a water-insoluble complex. The compositions are especially suitable for hair care products such as hair conditioning products for rinse-off use.
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A PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM FOR ATOMIZING COSMETIC HAIR COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING CATIONIC POLYMERS

(WO2007002048) 04.01.2007 B05B 7/00 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system for atomizing cosmetic hair compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition, which contains at least one film-forming, hair-setting, or hair-conditioning cationic polymer. The atomization is done using the capillary. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.00394 (0.1) to 0.03937 in (1 mm) and a length of 0.1968 (5) to 3.937 in (100 mm). The spray rate is preferably 0.00035 (0.01) to 0.176 oz/s (5 g/s). The composition can particularly be a gel, wax, or emulsion.
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A PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM TO ATOMIZE COSMETIC HAIR OR SKIN COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING UV FILTERS

(WO2007002047) 04.01.2007 A61Q 17/04 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system for atomizing cosmetic hair or skin compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition containing at least one UV filter. The atomization is done using the capillary. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.004-0.04 in (0.1 to 1 mm) and a length of 0.2-4 in (5 to 100 mm). The spray rate is preferably 0.0004-0.2 oz/s (0.01 to 5 g/s). The composition can particularly be a gel, wax, or emulsion.
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PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM TO ATOMIZE POLYMER-CONTAINING COSMETIC HAIR COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007002045) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/00 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system for atomizing cosmetic hair compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition, which contains at least one hair-setting or hair-conditioning nonionic, anionic, amphoteric, or zwitterionic polymer. The atomization is done using the capillary. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.0039 (0.1) to 0.0393 in (1 mm) and a length of 0.196 (5) to 3.937 in (100 mm). The spray rate is preferably 0.0003 (0.01) to 0.176 oz/s (5 g/s). The composition can particularly be a gel, wax, or emulsion.
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PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM FOR ATOMIZING COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING HAIR-KERATIN-REDUCING OR OXIDATIVE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(WO2007002044) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/04 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system for atomizing compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing composition. The atomization occurs using the capillary and the composition contains at least one reactive agent, which is selected from hair-keratin-reducing compounds or is selected from oxidizing agents. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.1 to 1 mm and a length of 5 to 100 mm. The spray rate is preferably 0.01 to 5 g/s. The propellant-free composition can, in particular, be gel-like, waxy, non-fluid, or solid and can be used in a method for permanent hair restructuring.
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PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING ALPHA-GLUCANS AND/OR BETA-GLUCANS

(WO2007001904) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/00 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care compositions containing at an alpha-glucan and/or beta-glucan; at least one additional skin and/or hair care active selected from the group consisting of sugar amine, vitamin B3, retinoids, peptides, phytosterol, dialkanoyl hydroxyproline, hexamidine, salicylic acid, n-acyl amino acid compounds, sunscreen actives, water soluble vitamins, oil soluble vitamins, hesperedin, mustard seed extract, glycyrrhizic acid, glycyrrhetinic acid, carnosine, Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT) and Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA), menthyl anthranilate, cetyl pyridinium chloride, ergothioneine, vanillin or its derivatives, diethylhexyl syrinylidene malonate, melanostatine, sterol esters, tetrahydrocurcumin, their derivatives, their precursors, and co...
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A PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM TO ATOMIZE COSMETIC HAIR AND SKIN CLEANING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007001844) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/02 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system for atomizing cosmetic hair or skin cleaning compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition, which contains at least one wash-active surfactant. The atomization is done using the capillary. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.1 to 1 mm and a length of 5 to 100 mm. The spray rate is preferably 0.01 to 5 g/s. The composition can particularly be gel-like.
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A PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM TO ATOMIZE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING HAIR-CONDITIONING INGREDIENTS

(WO2007001843) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system to atomize cosmetic hair compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition, and wherein the composition contains at least one hair-conditioning ingredient, which is selected from cationic surfactants, amino surfactants, silicone compounds, fatty alcohols, oils, plant extracts, protein hydrolysates, amino acids, panthenol, panthenyl ethyl ether, sorbitol, betaine, and creatine. The atomization is done using the capillary. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.1 to 1 mm and a length of 5 to 100 mm. The spray rate is preferably 0.01 to 5 g/s. The composition can particularly be a gel, wax, or emulsion...
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A PRODUCT RELEASE SYSTEM TO ATOMIZE NON-LIQUID OR HIGHLY VISCOUS COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007001842) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/12 THE PROCTER &GAMBLE COMPANY
A product release system to atomize cosmetic compositions is described, which has (a) pressure-resistant packaging, (b) a capillary-containing spray head, and (c) a propellant-containing cosmetic composition. The atomization is done using the capillary and the composition is non-fluid at 25°C or has a viscosity greater than 5,000 mPa s. The capillary preferably has a diameter of 0.1 to 1 mm and a length of 5 to 100 mm. The spray rate is preferably 0.01 to 5 g/s. The composition can be, in particular, gel-like, waxy, or emulsion-like and used for the treatment of hair or skin.
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STRUCTURED SURFACTANT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2007001341) 04.01.2007 B01F 17/00 RHODIA, INC.
An aqueous structured surfactant composition, contains water, one or more anionic surfactants, and one or more amine oxides, and exhibits shear-thinning viscosity, is capable of suspending water insoluble or partially water soluble components, and uses a low relative amount of structuring agent and/or surfactant.
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AMBIENT STORED BLOOD PLASMA EXPANDERS

(WO2007001339) 04.01.2007 A01N 1/00 WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES
A liquid plasma expander or resuscitation fluid composition for use in a subject in need thereof, comprising, consisting of, or consisting essentially of: (a) a keratin derivative (preferably alpha keratose, gamma keratose, or combinations thereof, and with basic alpha keratose preferred over acidic alpha keratose); and (b) an electrolyte solution, with the keratin derivative solubilized in the electrolyte solution to form a homogeneous liquid composition. Blood substitutes formed therefrom and methods of making and using the same are also described.
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IMPROVEMENTS IN SKIN AND HAIR CARE

(WO2007000586) 04.01.2007 A61Q 5/00 QUEST INTERNATIONAL SERVICES B.V.
A fermentation product of soya bean extract, e.g. soya milk, provides conditioning benefits for skin, particularly moisturising benefits, namely increased moisture, and conditioning benefits for hair, particularly reduction of fly away behaviour and improved curl retention.
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TREATING KERATINOUS DRYNESS USING GLYCERIDES

(WO2007000529) 04.01.2007 A23L 1/30 LABORATOIRES INNEOV
The invention relates to a use of medium-chain glyceride(s) as an active agent for preparing a composition for oral and/or parenteral absorption and serving to prevent and/or treat dry and/or weakened keratinous materials.
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COMPOSITION WITH TIGHT CAPSULES CONTAINING A SUNSCREEN AGENT

(WO2007000316) 04.01.2007 A61Q 17/04 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention provides a topical composition comprising a first sunscreen agent which is encapsulated and a second sunscreen agent which is different from the first sunscreen agent, characterized in that the first sunscreen agent is encapsulated in microcapsules having an average particle size D(v, 0.5) from 3 µm to 8 µm. The encapsulated sunscreen agent is preferably a cinnamic ester derivative.
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