PCT - World Skin Care Formulation Patents Published in 2008

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PCT - WORLD PATENTS IN SKIN CARE PUBLISHED IN 2008




SKIN AND SURFACE DISINFECTANT COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BOTANICALS

(WO2008157847) 24.12.2008 A61K 31/16 THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK
The present invention relates to a skin or surface disinfectant composition with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity comprising one or more essential oil (and/or one or more component thereof) and one or more fruit acid. The compositions of the invention may be used as non-toxic alternatives to conventional disinfectants or may be added to other antimicrobial agents to enhance their activity. The invention provides effective alternatives to harsher products which may be particularly useful in personal care and household products and where children and/or pet exposure may be a concern.


HEALTH MONITOR

(WO2008157821) 24.12.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Methods and devices to detect analyte in body fluid are provided. Embodiments include enhanced analyte monitoring devices and systems.


POLYPEPTIDES AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008157483) 24.12.2008 A61K 38/04 THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Described herein are fragments of fibronectin and vitronectin and variants thereof that have certain activities, including growth factor-binding activity. Also described are fragments of growth factors that bind to fibronectin and inhibit binding of full-length growth factors to fibronectin. Compositions containing such fragments are useful in cosmetic treatments (e.g., the treatment of wrinkles or UV photodamage of skin), and the treatment of wounds and cancer.


SKIN TREATMENT DEVICE

(WO2008157348) 24.12.2008 A45D 34/04 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
A personal skin polishing or microdermabrasion device having a convenient form factor with a applicator attached to a contoured housing with a handle portion. The housing contains a battery, a cordless motor and a gear box to provide an appropriate rotational velocity to the output shaft that is coupled to the applicator. The applicator may be a foam material selected to cushion the skin from excessive abrasion to the particles in a personal care composition to be used with device, and to have a porosity that will enable the foam to interact with the particles and enhance the skin polishing effect.


MONO-DI-AND POLYOL PHOSPHATE ESTERS IN PERSONAL CARE FORMULATIONS

(WO2008157193) 24.12.2008 C11D 3/37 RHODIA INC.
A hydrophilized personal care formulation, which can be in the form of a hand or body soap (liquid or bar), lipstick, body wash, makeup remover, skin cleaner, hair conditioner, skin or hair moisturizer. The formulation employs an organophosphorus material or a mixture of an organophosphorus material, for example, mono-, di-, and polyol phosphate esters.


LIPID HAVING SPECIFIC FUNCTIONAL GROUP AND PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING THE LIPID

(WO2008156327) 24.12.2008 A61K 8/68 LG HOUSEHOLD & HEALTH CARE LTD.
The present invention relates to a lipid having a functional group and a personal care product comprising the same. Specifically, the personal care product according to the present invention comprises a lipid having a functional group that is covalently bonded to protein residue of skin or hair. The lipid makes the damaged portion of hair hydrophobic semi-permanently, i.e. forms a covalently bonded lipid layer on an outermost layer of hair to recover the damaged portion of hair to a healthy hair state before damage. Therefore, the present invention provides hair with shiny, moisturizing, silky and soft effects.


A SHAVING KIT AND A METHOD OF SHAVING COMPRISING A PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION AND AN IN SHOWER BODY LOTION

(WO2008155736) 24.12.2008 A61Q 9/02 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a shaving kit that comprises a first personal care article, a second personal care article and a shaving razor. The first personal care article comprises a personal care composition contained within a package. The personal care composition comprises a surfactant, water and at least 15% of a hydrophobic moisturizing material. The second personal care article comprises an in-shower body lotion composition contained in a package; and a set of instructions in association with the package. The set of instructions comprising instructions to dispense the in-shower body lotion composition from the package, contact the skin surface with the in-shower body lotion composition during showering or bathing, rinse the skin...


SHAVING LOTION DISPENSER

(WO2008155186) 24.12.2008 A46B 11/00 UNILEVER PLC
A shaving lotion dispenser includes a container and a brush head connected to the container. The container defines a longitudinal axis and includes an outlet opening. The brush head is connected to the container and includes a plurality of bristles extending away from the container generally parallel to the longitudinal axis. The brush head includes an opening for providing communication between an internal compartment of the container and ambient. Distal ends of the bristles define a contact surface for contacting an associated person's skin. The contact surface is bounded by a non-circular periphery. The brush head can be silicone or elastomer.


SKIN FIRMING AND LIFTING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008153662) 18.12.2008 A61K 36/02 ACCESS BUSINESS GROUP INTERNATIONAL LLC
Disclosed is a composition comprising a combination of: Polygonum fagopyrum seed extract, Chlorella vulgaris extract, palmitoyl wheat protein hydrolysate, algae extract, and tripeptide. The composition may further comprise one or more of the following: Citrus unshiu peel extract, Sphacelaria scoparia extract, Bambusa vulgaris extract, Pisum sativum (pea) extract, Evodia rutaecarpa fruit extract, and dipalmitoylhydroxy proline. Such compositions are useful in methods for aiding in improving skin firmness, lifting the skin, preventing or decreasing skin sagging, and preventing or decreasing visible signs of aging resulting from internal and external causes such as environmental stresses.


SKIN LIGHTENING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

(WO2008153629) 18.12.2008 C07D 311/00 SYTHEON LTD.
Skin lightening/even toning compositions are provided for reducing skin pigmentation of normal skin and for lightening hyper-pigmented skin said compositions comprising (i) highly purified hexylresorcinol which is substantially free or resorcinol, (ii) optionally, at least one other skin lightening agent, and (iii) a dermatologically acceptable carrier.


GASTROPOD BIOLOGICAL FLUID, METHOD OF MAKING AND REFINING AND USE

(WO2008002982) 31.12.2008 A61K 31/7008 PHARMACOM INTERNATIONAL INC.
The present technology generally relates to skin care compositions, cosmeceuticals or formulations and methods of making or using the same. More specifically, the presently described technology generally relates to methods of making and using compositions, cosmeceuticals or formulations including a unique composition collected and refine from a gastropod, namely Helix Aspersa Mller, among others.


KAPPA CARRAGEENAN

(WO2008002727) 31.12.2008 C07H 5/10 CP KELCO U.S., INC.
Disclosed is a carrageenan composition comprising sodium, potassium, calcium and magnesium Further disclosed are uses for the carageenan composition which include a food, an air freshener, a personal care product, a dentifrice, and a pharmaceutical product.


METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR REDUCING THE APPEARANCE OF DYNAMIC FACIAL WRINKLES

(WO2008002500) 31.12.2008 A61K 8/02 SMITH, Walter, P.
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for reducing the appearance of dynamic facial wrinkles by administering oral and/or topical compositions comprising therapeutically-effective amounts of extracts of one or more relaxing herbal agents ('RHAs') alone or in combination with one or more extracts of an edible solanaceous glycoalkaloid-containing plant ('ESGP') or an edible glycoalkaloid-containing fungus ('EGF') selected from plant species in the genus Solanum and mushrooms. RHAs are selected from the group consisting of extracts of Q. amara, E. angustifolia, P. oleracea, M. dubia, P. orientalis and A. muscaria and plant species from the genus Valeriana, Passiflora, Verbascum, Scutellaria, Cypripedium, Magnolia, Atriplex ...


A DEVICE FOR TREATMENT OF WOUNDS WITH REDUCED PRESSURE

(WO2008002260) 31.12.2008 A61M 27/00 MLNLYCKE HEALTH CARE AB
Device for treating wounds with reduced pressure. The device comprises a sealing film, which is placed sealingly around the wound to cover the latter, an underpressure source, as well as a tube (3), which connects a space over the wound and beneath the sealing film to the underpressure source. The interior of the tube comprises a longitudinal first strand (8) made of a hydrophobic material, as well as a second strand (9), made of an open-pored hydrophilic material, extending longitudinally over at least a part of the length of the tube. The said material strands are enclosed in a tube casing (10) made of a flexible material.


MEAT ANALOGUE WITH EXTERNAL TEXTURE

(WO2008151381) 18.12.2008 A23K 1/14 MARS INCORPORATED
A method of manufacturing a meat analogue containing between about 5% and about 40% protein by mass, in an extrusion cooker. The mixture is extruded into ambient temperature and pressure, whereupon the cross-sectional area of the extruded material expands to at least twice the cross-sectional area of the extrusion orifices; the extrudate is held at ambient temperature and pressure conditions to facilitate the formation of a 'skin' on the outer surface of the extrudate, contraction of the cross-sectional area of the extrudate causes the 'skin' to wrinkle in a manner that gives the appearance of cooked muscle meat. Also claimed is a meat analogue wherein the bulk of the analogue consists substantially of starch and protein; the analogue has a...


SKIN CARE METHOD AND KIT USING PELTIER THERMOELECTRIC DEVICE

(WO2008151260) 11.12.2008 A61F 7/00 FARR LABORATORIES, LLC
One embodiment provides a method of treating the skin or body part, comprising contacting the skin or body part with a composition; and contacting the composition and heating and/or cooling the skin or body part with a thermoelectric Peltier device. Another embodiment provides a skin care kit, which comprises a composition suitable for application to the skin; and a thermoelectric Peltier device configured to contact the composition and to heat and/or cool the skin. Other embodiments are also disclosed.


INSERTION DEVICES AND METHODS

(WO2008150917) 11.12.2008 A61M 5/20 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Devices and methods relating to analyte sensor insertion devices and methods are provided.


LYOTROPIC LIQUID CRYSTAL COATED ANALYTE MONITORING DEVICE AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008150280) 11.12.2008 A61B 5/1468 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE INC.
The present invention is directed to membranes composed liquid crystals having continuous aqueous channels, such as a lyotropic liquid crystal, including a cubic phase lyotropic liquid crystal, and to electrochemical sensors equipped with such membranes. The membranes are useful in limiting the diffusion of an analyte to a working electrode in an electrochemical sensor so that the sensor does not saturate and/or remains linearly responsive over a large range of analyte concentrations. Electrochemical sensors equipped with membranes of the present invention demonstrate considerable sensitivity and stability, and a large signal-to-noise ratio, in a variety of conditions.


SHEA BUTTER ALKOXYLATED PHOSPHATE ESTERS

(WO2008150263) 11.12.2008 A61K 8/00 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel shea butter polyoxyalkylene glycol phosphate esters prepared by the reaction of a polyoxyethylene glycol (PEG) or polyoxypropylene glycol (PPG) or mixtures thereof with shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB), followed by phosphation under specific mild-processing conditions. These materials are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients, allowing for the delivery of highly desirable active ingredients present in shea butter, including natural antioxidants, in a water-soluble form that is substantive to the skin and hair.


COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008000097) 31.12.2008 A61K 8/33 GIVAUDAN SA
Provided are essentially preservative-free personal care product compositions that comprise a combination of fragrance compounds that stabilises the personal care product against microorganisms. The combination comprises certain benzaldehyde or benzaldehyde derivative compounds combined with certain fragrant acids. The composition is free of classical preservatives including parabens or their derivatives. Further provided are methods of forming such compositions and products and the use of the combination of fragrance compounds in such compositions and products.


PRO-DRUGS OF NSAIAS WITH VERY HIGH SKIN AND MEMBRANES PENETRATION RATES AND THEIR NEW MEDICINAL USES

(WO2008149181) 11.12.2008 C07D 209/32 YU, Chongxi
The novel positively charged pro-drugs of NSAIAs in the general formulas (1, 2a, 2b, 2c, or 2d) 'Structure 1, 2a, 2b, 2c, or 2d' were designed and synthesized. The compounds of the general formulas (1, 2a, 2b, 2c, or 2d) 'Structure 1, 2a, 2b, 2c, or 2d' indicated above can be prepared from metal salts, organic base salts, or immobilized base salts of NSAIAs with suitable halide compounds. The positively charged amino groups in the pro-drugs in this invention largely increase the solubility of the drugs in water and will bond to the negative charge on the phosphate head group of membrane. Thus, the local concentration of the outside of the membrane or skin will be very high and will facilitate the passage of these pro-drugs from a region of ...


MC-1 R, MC-2 R, AND OPIOID RECEPTORS MODULATION

(WO2008148892) 11.12.2008 A61K 36/14 BASF BEAUTY CARE SOLUTIONS FRANCE SAS
The invention concerns active substances modulating the expression of the receptors of the products of the POMC gene (MC-IR, MC-2R, and the ? opioid receptor), and possibly modulating the expression of POMC in cutaneous cells, notably to modulate the proliferation and differentiation of epidermal cells in order to re-epithelial, maintain innervation, irrigate the skin, or restore normal pigmentation, or to fight against aging, or to modulate pigmentation independently or not of cutaneous aging. The invention also concerns a method of screening such active substances.


MC-1R, MC-2R, AND/OR OPIOID RECEPTORS STIMULATION

(WO2008148891) 11.12.2008 A61K 8/97 BASF BEAUTY CARE SOLUTIONS FRANCE SAS
The invention concerns active substances modulating the expression of the receptors of the products of the POMC gene (MC-IR, MC-2R, and the ? opioid receptor), and possibly modulating the expression of POMC in cutaneous cells, notably to modulate the proliferation and differentiation of epidermal cells in order to re-epithelial, maintain innervation, irrigate the skin, or to fight against aging, or to modulate pigmentation independently or not of cutaneous aging. The invention also concerns a method of screening such active substances.


COMPOSITION OF SKIN EXTERNAL APPLICATION CONTAINING GINSENG FRUIT EXTRACTS

(WO2008147148) 04.12.2008 A23L 1/307 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
Disclosed herein is a. skin external composition containing ginseng berry extract. More specifically, disclosed is a skin external composition, which contains, as an active ingredient, ginseng berry extract having the specific components and compositions, among the above- ground parts of ginseng, and thus promotes the production of collagen in the skin, shows an MMP-I inhibitory effect and, at the same time, has skin-aging inhibitory and wrinkle-reducing effects, resulting from antioxidant effects and DNA damage-protecting effects. Also disclosed is a skin external composition, which contains, as an active ingredient, ginseng berry extract, which has a skin whitening effect resulting from the effects of inhibiting melanin production and red...


MULTI INJECTION MICRONEEDLE THERAPHY SYSTEM

(WO2008147117) 04.12.2008 A61M 5/20 MCURE CO. LTD.
The present invention relates to a microneedle therapy system for skin care, hair loss treatment, obesity treatment, and the like. Provided is a multi-injection microneedle therapy system which implements a new treatment device and method capable of inserting a number of needles to create holes on the human skin and simultaneously inject drugs by using a gun, thereby significantly reducing a procedure time, minimizing pain, and increasing drug absorption efficiency to maximize treatment effectiveness. In addition, the multi-injection microneedle therapy system can perform microneedle therapy or mesotherapy treatment according to types of injected drugs and effectively perform the mesotherapy treatment by performing a number of injections fo...


COMPOSITION FOR TREATMENT OF ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE, FACILITATION OF BLOOD CIRCULATION AND ANGIOGENESIS, IMPROVING SKIN BEAUTY, IMPROVING MALE SEXUAL FUNCTION CONTAINING GINSENG BERRY EXTRACT

(WO2008147111) 04.12.2008 A61K 36/258 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
A composition containing ginseng berry extract as active ingredient is for facilitation of blood circulation, for prevention of vascular aging, for treatment of vascular inflammation, for facilitation of angiogenesis, for treatment of ischemic heart disease, for improvement and treatment of local blood circulation insufficiency, for improvement of skin beauty and for improvement of male sexual function,. More particularly, the compositions containing ginseng berry extract as active ingredient facilitate nitric oxide (NO) generation in endothelial cells, improve viability of endothelial cells, and facilitate angiogenesis through increased mobility of endothelial cells and vascular tube formation; provide antioxidative effect, facilitate bios...


ANTI-WRINKLE COMPOSITION FOR EXTERNAL APPLICATIONS TO THE SKIN CONTAINING BIFLAVONOID DERIVATIVES

(WO2008147022) 04.12.2008 A61K 8/49 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition for improving skin wrinkles, which contains biflavonoid derivatives as an active ingredient. The cosmetic composition containing the biflavonoid derivatives of the present invention not only is safe for application on the skin without side-effects but also improves wrinkles caused by UV through procollagen production and MMP-I inhibition.


NEW MOISTURIZER AND USE THEREOF

(WO2008145747) 04.12.2008 A61Q 19/00 GALDERMA RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
The present invention relates to a new moisturizing composition and its use with dry skin and particularly mild to moderate dry skin.


COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN ACTIVE AGENT CAPABLE OF STIMULATING TENSIN 1 EXPRESSION

(WO2008145692) 04.12.2008 A61K 8/97 CHANEL PARFUMS BEAUTE
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing: (a) at least one active agent capable of stimulating tensin 1 expression, and (b) at least one active agent for stimulating the synthesis of extracellular macromolecules in tne dermis, and in particular of fibroπectin. It also pertains to a skincare process intended to prevent and/or treat at least one cutaneous sign of aging, comprising the topical application to the sκin of this composition. Finally, it relates to a specific extract of elemi or of Canariuin indicum L. or of Canarium luzonicum or of Canarium commune, able to stimulate tensin 1 expression, and to a cosmetic composition containing said extract.


ENHANCED DELIVERY OF CERTAIN FRAGRANCE COMPONENTS FROM PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008145598) 04.12.2008 A61K 8/31 UNILEVER PLC
A personal care composition is provided having a fragrance which incorporates limonene, gamma terpinene, ethylene brassylate or combinations thereof in conjunction with a quaternary ammonium salt. The salt has a structure AB, wherein A is a cationic charge component, B is an anionic charge component, and A has one quaternized nitrogen atom, at least two hydroxyl groups and a molecular weight no higher than 250. The quaternary ammonium salt functions as a scent boosting agent to enhance volatilization of the fragrance components when the personal care composition is first applied to skin or hair of the human body.


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS WITH ENHANCED FRAGRANCE DELIVERY

(WO2008145582) 04.12.2008 A61K 8/41 UNILEVER PLC
A personal care product is provided which includes a fragrance, a substituted urea and a quaternary ammonium salt. The substituted urea and quaternary ammonium salt operate together as a scent boosting system to enhance volatilization of fragrance components upon the personal care composition being first applied to human skin or hair.


METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING DATA PROCESSING AND CONTROL IN A MEDICAL COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

(WO2008143943) 27.11.2008 H04Q 7/20 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Method and apparatus of providing data processing for use in medical communication system. Sampling a predetermined number of vivo analyte sensors for determining a sensitivity value for each of the sampled predetermined number of analyte sensors. Performing data processing on the received signal stream for one or more predetermined conditions associated with the signal stream during the predetermined time period and outputting a notification to the individual, wherein the each of the one or more predetermined conditions are associated with an adverse data condition associated with the analyte sensor.


METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING SKIN CONDITIONS

(WO2008143928) 27.11.2008 A61K 8/00 PURETECH VENTURES
The invention features methods, kits, and compositions for treating aging- related skin conditions (e.g., wrinkles), pigmentation disorders, acne, and scar formation, as well as methods, kits, and compositions for preventing scar formation.


METHOD FOR RECOVERING ENRICHED INDIAN DATE EXTRACT AND PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS THEREOF

(WO2008143685) 27.11.2008 A01N 65/00 SAMI LABS LIMITED
Disclosed are (i) a standardized method for the recovery of the polyphenolic contents from the seed coats of Tamarindus indica L. (ii) a standardized polyphenolic extract (10%-90%) from the seed coat of Tamarindus indica L. (standardized Indian date extract) and uses thereof as oral/topical, 'skin care' and 'hair care' nutra-cosmetic formulations. The standardized Indian Date extract of the present invention exhibits anti-collagenase, anti-elastase, anti-5-alpha-reductase and anti-hyaluronidase activities. The standardized Indian date extract of the present invention is suitable for oral/topical, 'skin care' and 'hair care' nutra-cosmetic formulations either singly or as 'cosmetic blends' with other carefully chosen natural plant actives.


WRINKLE-FREE NANOMECHANICAL FILM

(WO2008140488) 20.11.2008 B05D 1/18 BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
Methods to control and prevent polymer films from buckling are provided. Buckled morphologies are created by thermally cycling or mechanically compressing a substrate such as poly(dimethylsiloxane) (PDMS) coated with a polyelectrolyte multilayer film. By varying the dimensions of the surface topography relative to the buckling wavelength (e.g., pattern size is less than, equal to, and greater than the buckling wavelength) the orientation and the local morphology of the buckled films is controlled. Based on the information obtained, we demonstrate how to alleviate the unavoidable buckling by incorporating nanoparticles into the film. In addition, we studied the effect of the silica layer that results from oxygen plasma treatment and the crit...


EXTERNAL COMPOSITIONS FOR THE SKIN

(WO2008140200) 20.11.2008 A61K 8/97 KIM, Seon-Il
The present invention relates to an external composition for skin containing sulfur and alum, which can be used as cosmetic or dermatological compositions to improve and treat various skin diseases. The present invention promptly improves skin damage and pruritus resulting from eczema, atopic dermatitis, tinea, pustulosis palmaris et plantaris, or wounds, without involving toxicity or side effects. The present invention has the effect of healing without leaving scars, and also the effects of skin-whitening and reducing and preventing wrinkles.


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008139182) 20.11.2008 A61P 17/10 JONES, Frances, Prenna
A multi-tasking cosmetic composition comprising synergistic combinations of active agents from natural sources comprises a suitable carrier and a plurality of active ingredients including: at least one exfoliant; at least one astringent; at least one antioxidant; and at least one moisturiser. The at least one exfoliant may comprise salicylic acid and glycolic acid, alternatively, the at least one exfoliant may comprise salicylic acid lactic acid and lactobionic acid. The at least one astringent may comprise Hamamelis virginiana extract (Witch Hazel). The at least one anti-oxidant may comprise Chrysanthemum parthenium extract (Feverfew). The cosmetic composition may be formulated as a skin tonic.


USE OF BIOTIN TO PREVENT PHOTOAGING

(WO2008138524) 20.11.2008 A61K 31/4188 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
Use of biotin, preferably in a combination of biotin and (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) in a specific ratio, to prevent sunlight-induced aging (photoaging) of the skin.


GEL USEFUL FOR THE DELIVERY OF COSMETIC ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(WO2008138393) 20.11.2008 A61K 8/04 SIGMA-TAU Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite S.p.A.
It is described a gel, for cosmetic use, composed of a mixture of a polymer which forms a gel, a surfactant, and propionyl L-carnitine glycinate hydrochloride, useful for treating disturbances of the skin such as cellulite and wrinkles.


ELECTROLYZED ACIDIC WATER FOR PERSONAL CARE PH 4.5 +/-1.5

(WO2008138360) 20.11.2008 C02F 1/46 AMIN, Magued George
Pure water is subject to electrolysis process where positive ions are separated from negative ions and positive ions are collected together to produce acidic water with pH= 4.5 +/- 1.5 which is nearly the same as the pH of our skin. It can be used either as it is or in different dermatological products to protect the skin from acne, black spots, blisters, dandruff and excess sebum and personal care products as conditioners, creams, lotions, masks... etc.


COLOUR PIGMENT POWDER, PIGMENT DISPERSION AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE

(WO2008137175) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/19 US COSMETICS CORPORATION
The invention provides, among other things, fully and partially extended color bulk powders and partially and fully extended color bulk dispersions. Invention fully and partially extended color powders and fully and partially extended color dispersions can be used in cosmetic and makeup products, personal care products, and pharmaceutical products.


CLEANSING AND PERSONAL CARE ARTICLE

(WO2008137157) 13.11.2008 C11D 3/00 SPONGEABLES, LLC
A single- or multiple-use cleansing or personal care article comprising (i) a flexible, three-dimensional, water-absorbent substrate material comprising a cavity for accepting an electronic device within a waterproof housing, wherein the water-absorbent substrate is comprised of a web of substantially water-insoluble fibers and (ii) an electronic device within a waterproof housing comprised of one or more of a light-emitting device, a sound-emitting device, or an electromechanical vibrating device or a waterproof metered dispenser and either or both of (iii) a pourable soap impregnated into the water- absorbent material in an amount sufficient to produce foam in water having a di- or trivalent cationic salts present at a concentration of at...


LIQUORICE EXTRACT ANTIMICROBIAL AND ANTI-INFLAMMATORY ISOLATES

(WO2008137009) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/97 TOM'S OF MAINE, INC.
The present invention provides, in one aspect, to products made from a novel and non-obvious supercritical CO2 extract of the roots of Glycyrrhiza sp., effective as an anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-adherent agent, including, but not limited to, products for oral care and body care. The present invention also provides, in another aspect, components isolated from the supercritical CO2 extract of the roots of Glycyrrhiza sp., effective as an anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-adherent agent, including, but not limited to, products for oral care and body care.


HIGH SPF TRANSPARENT OR TRANSLUCENT, CYTOPROTECTIVE, BIODEGRADABLE, UV RADIATION RESISTANT COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008136889) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/19 GRUNE, Guerry, L.
A composition comprising purified water using ozonation, ionization, or distillation or any combination thereof wherein alcohol may be substituted for, or combined with water at least one emollient including but not limited to chitosan, and aloe vera gel, individually or in any combination; an oil component with spf boosting agents including but not limited to; ethyl macadamiate, non-toxic silicone oil and essential oils, butter milk, waxes impregnated with inorganic sun-block or sunscreen agent and organic/inorganic micronized particles, wood powder and bentonite clay, keratin, either individually or in any combination; at least one inorganic sun-block or sunscreen agent including any metal oxide, glass microsphere, silica and silica compo...


COSMETIC ANTI-AGEING SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008136676) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/64 TUPPERWARE PRODUCTS S.A
The invention is directed to an anti ageing skin care composition, more in particular a cosmetic anti aging skin care composition. The anti ageing skin care composition of the invention comprise, in a physiologically acceptable medium, (i) at least one peptide from Laminin-1 that is able to promote synthesis of Laminin-5; (ii) at least one peptide capable of at least partially inhibiting neuronal exocytosis; and (iii) at least one tripeptide producing a rapid and strong stimulation of collagen synthesis. The compositions of the present invention are effective in reducing existing wrinkles and/or preventing the formation of new wrinkles.


CRYSTAL MODIFICATIONS OF TRANSMISSION DYES

(WO2008135421) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/49 CIBA HOLDING INC.
Disclosed is the use of an aqueous dispersion comprising (a) a micronized sparingly soluble organic benzophenone derivative of formula (1), selected from the crystal modifications (B) and (C), wherein the crystal modification (B) is characterized by a peak in the X-ray diffraction pattern at a d-spacing of about 7.70 Å; and wherein the crystal modification (C) is characterized by a peak in the X-ray diffraction pattern at a d-spacing of about 7.06 Å; and (b) a dispersing agent selected from anionic, non-ionic and amphoteric surfactants; for protecting the human skin from browning and skin aging. The new crystal modification (C) represents a thermodynamically stable compound of formula (1) at 25°C. This modification is therefore suitabl...


USE OF MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASE INHIBITORS IN SKIN CARE

(WO2008134712) 06.11.2008 None LIVING PROOF, INC.
The application of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) inhibitors to the skin inhibits the degradation of proteins found in the skin including collagen, elastin, and other basement membrane and extracellular matrix protein. MMP inhibitors may be used in both cosmetic compositions and pharmaceutical compositions for application to skin. MMP inhibitors are formulated with a cosmetically suitable vehicle or pharmaceutically acceptable excipient for application to the skin as creams, lotions, ointments, solutions, face masks, etc. As cosmetics, the inventive MMP inhibitor compositions are applied to the skin to prevent or reduce the appearance of wrinkles, pigmentation changes, loss of elasticity, or other effects associated with aging or sun damage...


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008133822) 06.11.2008 A61K 8/02 THE BACKDOOR SALON, INC.
Skin care emulsion compositions are disclosed comprising an oil-in-water emulsion comprising phospholipid-stabilized, submicron triglyceride particles, botanical material selected from the group consisting of a vegetal material, a marine material and combinations thereof; a polycarboxylate polymer and a phosphate ester-type emulsifier. The skin care compositions can be topically applied to the skin before, and surprisingly, together with, and/or after applying a skin colorant (i.e., pigmented) cosmetic composition to moisturize the skin and achieve, augment, and/or maintain a visibly desirable cosmetic appearance.


COPOLYETHERESTER ELASTOMER AND POLYACETAL COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008133627) 06.11.2008 C08L 67/02 E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
Blends of copolyetherester elastomer and polyacetal having good heat aging properties, good low temperature impact properties, and good surface appearance.


SILYLATED, SUBSTITUTED BENZOTRIAZOLYLPHENOL COMPOUNDS

(WO2008131921) 06.11.2008 C07F 7/08 ISDIN S.A.
The present invention relates to silylated substituted benzotriazolylphenol compounds of general formula (I) a process for their preparation, a pharmaceutical and/or cosmetic composition comprising these compounds, their use for the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition for the prophylaxis and/or treatment of diseases caused by and/or associated with exposure to ultraviolet radiation, their use for the prophylaxis and/or care against non-desired skin conditions, as well as their use as a light-stabilizer in polymer compositions.


METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING DATA PROCESSING AND CONTROL IN MEDICAL COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

(WO2008130896) 30.10.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Methods and apparatus for providing data processing and control for use in a medical communication system are provided.


COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING SKIN CONDITIONS COMPRISING ALUM

(WO2008130130) 30.10.2008 A61K 8/19 BIOSPECTRUM, INC.
The present invention relates to a composition for improving wrinkles, whitening skin, inhibiting inflammation and obesity, and stimulating hair growth and preventing hair loss, comprising alum as an effective ingredient. The composition comprising alum can be safely used without skin complications. In addition, the composition of the present invention increases collagen synthesis and inhibits collagenase activity to exhibit an excellent anti-wrinkle effect, and has a skin whitening effect, anti-inflammatory effect, anti-obesity effect, and effects of preventing hair loss and stimulating hair growth. Accordingly, the composition of the present invention is very useful for improving wrinkles, melasma or freckles, whitening skin, inhibiting i...


MULTIPHASE PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING A STRUCTURING SYSTEM THAT COMPRISES AN ASSOCIATIVE POLYMER, A LOW HLB EMULSIFIER AND AN ELECTROLYTE

(WO2008127861) 23.10.2008 A61Q 5/02 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a multiphase personal care composition. The multiphase personal care composition comprises an aqueous structured surfactant phase, a structuring system, and a benefit phase. The aqueous structured surfactant phase comprises from about 5% to about 16%, by weight of the multiphase personal care composition, of a lathering surfactant selected from the group consisting of anionic surfactants, nonionic surfactants, amphoteric surfactants, cationic surfactants or mixtures thereof and a structuring system. The structuring system comprises a non-ionic emulsifier having an HLB of from about 1.4 to about 13; about 0.05% to about 5%, by weight of the multiphase personal care composition, of an associative polymer; and ...


USE OF LOW INTENSITY LIGHT THERAPY FOR THE TREATMENT OF VARIOUS MEDICAL CONDITIONS

(WO2008127641) 23.10.2008 A61N 5/06 ELEME MEDICAL INC.
The invention relates to methods for applying a first and second wavelength of low intensity light therapy to a target area of a subject for various treatments including promoting collagen production, Increase blood flow, decreasing wrinkles and reducing fat and/or cellulite The methods can optionally be combined with massaging the tissue or modulating or pulsing the otherwise continuous wave


BOTANICAL EXTRACTS FROM OIL PALM VEGETATION LIQUOR FOR COSMECEUTICAL APPLICATIONS

(WO2008127085) 23.10.2008 A61K 36/889 MALAYSIAN PALM OIL BOARD
A cosmeceutical composition comprising phenolic compounds, fruit acids and sugars. extracted from the vegetation liquor of the palm oil milling process has been suggested. This composition is rich in antioxidants, and significantly improves skin health, including preventing aging of the skin.


LOW-DOSE MOMETASONE FORMULATIONS

(WO2008126076) 23.10.2008 A61K 9/06 PERRIGO ISRAEL PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
Provided is a topical cream composition for the delivery of mometasone furoate comprising low dose mometasone furoate for the treatment of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses. The composition of the present invention can be safely applied over large surface areas of the skin (including areas with wrinkles and/or hair), and can be used therapeutically for extended periods of time (e.g., greater than 3 weeks). Treatment with the composition of the present invention carries reduced and/or fewer side effects compared with commercially available mometasone furoate cream products. The cream composition of the present invention is safe for the use of babies and infants under 2 years old. Additionally provided are methods of preparing and using th...


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AN ANTIMICROBIAL BLEND OF ESSENTIAL OILS OR CONSTITUENTS THEREOF

(WO2008126057) 23.10.2008 None THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are personal care compositions, including compositions for oral, throat and skin care comprising a blend of naturally occurring flavor or perfume ingredients or essential oils containing such ingredients, wherein the blend provides excellent antimicrobial activity and comprises at least two components, a first acyclic component selected from citral, neral, geranial, geraniol and nerol and a second cyclic-containing component selected from eucalyptol, carvacrol and eugenol. Preferably, the blend comprises 3, 4, 5 or more of the above components. Greater synergy in terms of antimicrobial efficacy may be obtained the more different components are blended together. The present compositions are effective in killing, suppressing the gro...


COMPOSITIONS FOR REGULATION OF HAIR GROWTH

(WO2008126030) 23.10.2008 A61K 8/34 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care composition comprising at least one hair growth regulating compound selected from the group consisting of glyceryl dilaurate, apigenin, tetrahydrocurcumin, oleanolic acid, azelaic acid, sulforaphane, canavanine, pyridoxal 5-phosphate, phytic acid, tannic acid, grape seed extract, NG-nitro-L-arginine-methyl ester, benzamidine, sodium butyrate, betulinic acid, polyornithine, polyarginine, fisetin, jasmonates, methyl-jasmonate, cis-jasmone, caffeic acid phenethyl ester, delphinidin, ethyl abietate, esculetin, sorbic acid methyl ester, canaline, N- formyl-methionine, N-formyl-alanine, taurine, palmitoyl carnitine, undecanol, undecylenic acid, rutin, fusidic acid, phenyl pyruvic acid, L-isoleucine, phenyl glycine, silibinin, silyma...


USE OF VERNONIA EXTRACT

(WO2008125237) 23.10.2008 None BAYER CONSUMER CARE AG
The present invention relates to the use of an extract of a Vernonia plant from Madagascar in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and food supplements for improving the skin status, more specifically by strengthening the dermal-epidermal junction and/or by activating fibroblasts synthesis of dermis and extracellular matrix compounds.


GINSENOSIDES AND EXTRACTS CONTAINING THEM COMBINED WITH DEXPANTHENOL

(WO2008125231) 23.10.2008 A61K 36/258 BAYER CONSUMER CARE AG
The present invention relates to the combination comprising at least one ginsenoside and pantothenic acid and/or a derivative of pantothenic acid for cosmetically or pharmaceutical use, a cosmetically or pharmaceutical composition containing such a combination and its manufacturing process.


NOVEL COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING LYSOZYME AND C-1/C-4 POLYSACCHARIDES AND USE THEREOF IN ORAL CARE, COSMETOLOGY AND DERMATOLOGY, CONTRACEPTION, UROLOGY AND GYNECOLOGY

(WO2008124764) 16.10.2008 A61K 8/66 SAINT SIMEON LDA
A composition comprising a content of a lysozyme and a content of a C-1/C-4 polysaccharide is useful in oral care, cosmetology and dermatology, contraception, urology and gynecology. It is emphasized that this abstract is provided to comply with the rules requiring an abstract which will allow a searcher or other reader quickly to ascertain the subject matter of the technical disclosure. It is submitted with the understanding that it will not be used to interpret or limit the scope or meaning of the appended issued claims. 37 CFR 1.72(b).


INDUCTIVE HEATING OF TISSUES USING ALTERNATING MAGNETIC FIELDS AND USES THEREOF

(WO2008124112) 16.10.2008 A61F 2/00 MARCHITTO, Kevin
With the present invention, it is possible to improve the cosmetic appearance of skin by controllably heating a superficial layer of skin thereby inducing acute tissue contraction or shrinkage and a wound response leading to the production of biomolecules, all of which result in improved cosmesis. The invention incorporates a source of radio frequency electrical energy coupled to coil, with requisite impedance matching network, thereby resulting in the production of an alternating magnetic field. When tissue is brought into proximity of the alternating magnetic field, inductive heating of the tissue results as a consequence of either or both of dipole formation and oscillation, and eddy current formation. Optionally, cooling is provided to ...


SUNSCREEN AND PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A RANDOM TERPOLYMER

(WO2008122517) 16.10.2008 A61Q 17/04 CIBA HOLDING INC.
Topically applicable, water-resistant cosmetic or dermatological compositions well suited for the UV-photoprotection of human skin and/or hair comprising an effective UV-photoprotecting amount of: (a) at least one UV screening agent; (b) at least one random terpolymer; and, optionally (c) other cosmetically acceptable ingredients. The present invention also relates to personal care compositions comprising at least one random terpolymer and other cosmetically acceptable ingredients.


SUNSCREEN AND PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A SELECT COPOLYMER

(WO2008122516) 16.10.2008 A61K 8/81 CIBA HOLDING INC.
Topically applicable, water-resistant cosmetic or dermatological compositions well suited for the UV-photoprotection of human skin and/or hair comprising an effective UV-photoprotecting amount of: (a) at least one UV screening agent; (b) at least one select copolymer; and, optionally (c) other cosmetically acceptable ingredients. The present invention also relates to personal care compositions comprising at least one select copolymer and other cosmetically acceptable ingredients.


MANAGEMENT OF DERMATITIC SYMPTOMS OF MAMMALIAN INTEGUMENT WITH EMOLLIENT DISINFECTANT FORMULATIONS

(WO2008121355) 09.10.2008 A61K 8/02 INTERNATIONAL FLORA TECHNOLOGIES, LTD.
Botanically-sourced and botanically-derived emollient sanitation compositions for topical use are disclosed. Representative compositions generally aid reconstitution of the lipid profile of the stratum corneum (310) by providing botanical lipids and/or li


COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR INHIBITING MELANOGENESIS

(WO2008121315) 09.10.2008 A61K 9/00 SHAKLEE CORPORATION
A topical composition is disclosed that is effective in lightening the color of skin and/or inhibiting melanogenesis. The topical composition comprises Arctostaphylos uva ursi extract, Scutellaria extract, glycyrrhizic acid, Glycine soja extract, and Fagu


COSMETIC SKIN CARE SYSTEM

(WO2008120113) 09.10.2008 A61K 8/02 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
A skin care cosmetic system that includes components in unit doses. Each system includes a substrate that is formed into a patch or mask, or a garment having a volume, for example, a sock, glove, or a sleeve. The substrate is treated with a moisture-conta


URGENT EEG NET WITH TRANSMISSION CAPABILITIES

(WO2008119031) 02.10.2008 A61B 5/0478 CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE WEST (D/B/A ST. JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER)
An improved apparatus and method of using an EEG net to obtain electroencephalographic measurements from a patient in an emergent or urgent care setting. The net is comprised of a headpiece with a plurality of straps and recording ports formed therein. A


URGENT EEG NET WITH TRANSMISSION CAPABILITIES

(WO2008119029) 02.10.2008 A61B 5/0478 CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE WEST(d/b/a ST.JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER)
An improved apparatus and method of using an EEG net to obtain electroencephalographic measurements from a patient in an emergent or urgent care setting. The net is comprised of a headpiece with a plurality of straps and recording ports formed therein. A


METHOD AND PACKAGES TO ENHANCE SAFETY WHEN USING IMIQUIMOD TO TREAT CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH SKIN DISORDERS

(WO2008118881) 02.10.2008 A01N 43/42 GRACEWAY PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC
Pharmaceutical packages and methods for enhancing the safety of imiquimod when used to treat children affected by skin disorders are disclosed. More particularly, the safety profile of imiquimod use is enhanced by providing information to the children, gu


METHODS AND PACKAGES TO ENHANCE SAFETY WHEN USING IMIQUIMOD TO TREAT CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH SKIN DISORDERS

(WO2008118765) 02.10.2008 A01N 43/42 GRACEWAY PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC
Pharmaceutical packages and methods for enhancing the safety of imiquimod when used to treat children affected by skin disorders are disclosed. More particularly, the safety profile of imiquimod use is enhanced by providing information to the children, gu


METHODS AND PACKAGES TO ENHANCE SAFETY WHEN USING IMIQUIMOD TO TREAT CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH SKIN DISORDERS

(WO2008118763) 02.10.2008 A01N 43/42 GRACEWAY PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC.
Pharmaceutical packages and methods for enhancing the safety of imiquimod when used to treat children affected by skin disorders are disclosed. More particularly, the safety profile of imiquimod use is enhanced by providing information to the children, gu


METHODS AND PACKAGES TO ENHANCE SAFETY WHEN USING IMIQUIMOD TO TREAT CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH SKIN DISORDERS

(WO2008118762) 02.10.2008 A01N 43/42 GRACEWAY PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC
Pharmaceutical packages and methods for enhancing the safety of imiquimod when used to treat chiidren affected by skin disorders are disclosed. More particularly, the safety profile of imiquimod use is enhanced by providing information to the children, gu


HETEROCYCLIC NITROGEN CONTAINING POLYMER COATED ANALYTE MONITORING DEVICE AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008118257) 02.10.2008 A61B 5/05 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
The present invention is directed to membranes composed of heterocyclic nitrogen groups, such as vinylpyridine and to electrochemical sensors equipped with such membranes. The membranes are useful in limiting the diffusion of an analyte to a working elect


STRUCTURED COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A CLAY

(WO2008116147) 25.09.2008 A61K 8/04 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
Structured personal care compositions comprising a clay are contemplated, as well as methods for using such compositions.


GM-CSF COSMECEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2008116116) 25.09.2008 None BREM, Harold
It has been discovered that granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor ('GM-CSF') promotes migration of activated (but not differentiating) keratinocytes to wound sites. It was also discovered that GM- CSF increases the quantity and improves the qua


GROWTH FACTOR MEDIATED COSMECEUTICALS AND USE THEREOF TO ENHANCE SKIN QUALITY

(WO2008116111) 25.09.2008 A61K 8/64 BREM, Harold
It has been discovered that vascular endothelial growth factor ('VEGF') promotes migration of activated (but not differentiating) keratinocytes to skin. This growth factor specifically increases migration of keratinocytes of the 'wounded skin' phenotype b


COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR SKIN TIGHTENING

(WO2008115695) 25.09.2008 A61K 8/84 ELC MANAGEMENT LLC
The present invention provides a topical composition that contains a water-soluble film-forming polymer, a bimodal copolymer comprising a first polymeric component with anionic functional groups and a second polymeric component with cationic functional gr


METHODS OF WOUND CARE AND TREATMENT

(WO2008115290) 25.09.2008 B01F 7/00 REVALESIO CORPORATION
Particular embodiments disclosed herein relate to gas-enriched fluids, methods of making the same, systems for making the same and/or methods of treatment utilizing the gas-enriched fluids for wound care related conditions and/or diseases. In certain embo


METHODS, PROCESSES AND COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THE PROTEIN CALMODULIN (CAM) FOR TREATMENT OF DAMAGED OR AGEING SKIN, AND/OR HAIR LOSS

(WO2008114082) 25.09.2008 A61K 38/16 TIPPENS, Dorr, Felt
The invention relates to compositions comprising the calcium binding protein, calmodulin (CaM), and the use of this protein additive in compositions suitable for topical application for the maintenance and development of healthy skin; for improving the ae


PERFUME COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008113495) 25.09.2008 A61K 8/33 QUEST INTERNATIONAL SERVICES B.V.
The invention relates to methods of cosmetic lightening of human skin, perfume compounds and perfume compositions that have a skin lightening effect and personal care products for application to human skin comprising such skin lightening perfume compounds


PERSONAL CARE KIT HAVING SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS WITH A READILY PERCEPTIBLE DIFFERENCE

(WO2008112964) 18.09.2008 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
A personal care kit comprises a first series of unit-dose packages containing a first skin care composition and a second series of unit-doses packages containing a second skin care composition, wherein the first skin care composition and the second skin c


POLYPHENOL COMPOUNDS WITH MODULATING NEUROTRANSMITTER RELEASE

(WO2008111796) 18.09.2008 A61K 31/35 SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION FOR CORPORATE COLLABORATION
Disclosed is a composition for modulating the release of a neurotransmitter, which includes naturally extracted polyphenols as an active ingredient. The disclosed composition suppresses the formation of a SNARE complex, thereby modulating the release of a


FOAMABLE COMPOSITIONS AND KITS COMPRISING ONE OR MORE OF A CHANNEL AGENT, A CHOLINERGIC AGENT, A NITRIC OXIDE DONOR, AND RELATED AGENTS AND THEIR USES

(WO2008110872) 18.09.2008 A61K 9/00 FOAMIX LTD.
The present invention relates to a foamable therapeutic composition comprising: (a) a therapeutically effective concentration of at least one active agent selected from the group consisting of a channel agent, a cholinergic agent, and a nitric oxide donor


DEPILATORY COMPOSITION

(WO2008110745) 18.09.2008 A61K 8/25 RECKITT BENCKISER (UK) LIMITED
A depilatory cream composition comprising, a depilatory active, an emollient selected from at least one of mineral oil, silicone oil and emollient esters, and a silicone wax, a talc and/or polyamide resin.


PRESSURE DELIVERY DEVICE AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ASSESSMENT OF A PHYSIOLOGICAL STATE

(WO2008110171) 18.09.2008 A61B 5/11 PREVENTION CARE A/S
A pressure delivery device (10) for applying a predetermined pressure to a limb of an individual, comprising a first part (20) adapted for providing a pressure to an area of said limb such that a tendon of that limb is extended/stretched; a second part (3


DISPERSION, GEL AND EMULSIFICATION SYSTEM

(WO2008109935) 18.09.2008 C08L 33/08 CRODA SINGAPORE PTE LIMITED
A dispersion contains particles of a carboxyiic acid polymer dispersed in an organic medium containing an emollient ester and/or a non-ionic surfactant The dispersion can be used to form a gel composition by mixing with a water miscible emollient ester an


METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SIMULATION OF FACIAL SKIN AGING AND DE-AGING

(WO2008109322) 12.09.2008 G06K 9/00 CANFIELD SCIENTIFIC, INCORPORATED
A novel method and system is disclosed to realistically simulate the progress or worsening of facial skin features that contribute to the overall look and condition of the skin. The method utilizes two close-up photographs of the face, one is captured wit


SPF COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008109138) 12.09.2008 A61K 8/06 GRUNE, Guerry, L.
A composition comprising; water purified using ozonation, ionization, or distillation or any combination thereof wherein alcohol may be substituted for, or combined with water; at least one emollient including but not limited to chitosan, and aloe vera ge


SUNSCREEN COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008108756) 12.09.2008 A61K 8/19 GRUNE, Guerry, L.
Sunscreen and sunblock formulations that provide cytoprotective and immuno-enhancing additives avoiding endocrine disrupting agents, (a) at least one inorganic sun-blocking or sunscreen agent that is a proven non-endocrine disrupter, (b) at least one emol


A METHOD FOR NON-THERAPEUTIC OR THERAPEUTIC PHOTODYNAMIC SKIN TREATMENT

(WO2008106983) 12.09.2008 A61K 41/00 CHRISTIANSEN, Kåre
In a method for non-therapeutic or therapeutic photodynamic treatment of a skin target area, a photosensitizer fluid incorporating a photosensitizing agent or a precursor for a photosensitizing agent is delivered to the target area, the photosensitizing a


A METHOD FOR NON-THERAPEUTIC OR THERAPEUTIC PHOTODYNAMIC SKIN TREATMENT

(WO2008106966) 12.09.2008 A61K 41/00 CHRISTIANSEN, Kåre
In a method for non-therapeutic or therapeutic photodynamic treatment of a skin target area, a photosensitizer fluid incorporating a photosensitizing agent or a precursor for a photosensitizing agent is delivered to the target area, the photosensitizing a


NAIL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASE

(WO2008105677) 04.09.2008 A61K 8/36 POPKOVA, Tatiana Vyacheslavovna
The invention relates to aqueous alcohol-free nail care compositions comprising from about 0.21 to about 10% (w/w) of succinic acid or salt thereof. Further, invention relates to the method for nail care, which method comprises a step of applying an effec


COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING SKIN CONDITIONS COMPRISING ALPHA-BISABOLOL AS AN ACTIVE INGRDIENT

(WO2008105632) 04.09.2008 A61K 8/34 BIOSPECTRUM INC.
The present invention relates to a composition for improving skin condition comprising α-bisabolol as an active ingredient. α-Bisabolol used as an active ingredient has greater skin whitening effect inhibiting melanin synthesis by inhibiting intracellul


COMPOSITIONS AND/OR ARTICLES COMPRISING CYCLODEXTRIN COMPLEXING MATERIAL

(WO2008104954) 04.09.2008 A61F 13/15 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care products are provided. An exemplary personal care product includes a composition that is applied to the body or clothing, or an article applied against the body; a plurality of particles associated with the composition or a component of the


PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT HAVING A SOLID PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION WITHIN A STRUCTURE MAINTAINING DISPENSER

(WO2008104943) 04.09.2008 A61Q 19/00 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
A personal care product is disclosed comprising a personal care composition and a dispensing container having the personal care composition disposed therein. The personal care composition may have a pre-dispense G' of at least about 5,000 Pa. The personal


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING BOTANICAL EXTRACT

(WO2008104941) 04.09.2008 A61K 8/97 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care composition comprising at least one extract selected from the group consisting of extracts of Terminalia bellerica, Butea monosperma, Mallotus philippinensis, Anogeissus latifolia, Innula racemosa, Ficus benghalensis, Nerium indicum, Psorale


NOVEL COSMETIC CREAM COMPOSITION

(WO2008104591) 04.09.2008 A61K 8/25 UNILEVER PLC
Vanishing creams remain one of the most widely used cosmetics, as they provide unique sensory and tactile benefits. These include inter alia, a dry and matte end-feel, which helps to overcome the oily and shiny appearance of the skin. Vanishing creams spr


METHOD AND DEVICE FOR TIGHTENING TISSUE USING ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION

(WO2008103922) 28.08.2008 A61B 18/18 RELIANT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Methods and devices for treatment of skin are disclosed. These methods and devices use electromagnetic radiation to create networks or patterns of treatment zones. The networks or patterns of treatment zones comprise at least four treatment zones, at leas


MODULAR COMBINATION OF MEDICATION INFUSION AND ANALYTE MONITORING

(WO2008103620) 28.08.2008 A61M 5/168 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Methods and systems for providing modular components in an integrated infusion device and analyte monitoring system where the components are independently replaceable are provided.


SHEA BUTTER DIMETHYL AMIDOPROPYL AMINES

(WO2008103141) 28.08.2008 C07C 231/00 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel dimethyl amidopropyl amines prepared by the reaction of dimethyl amidopropyl amine (DMAPA) and shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB). Materials of the present invention are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients, allowi


SHEA BUTTER ESTERS

(WO2008103140) 28.08.2008 A61K 8/00 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel esters prepared by the reaction of shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB), and fatty alcohol. Materials of the present invention are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients, allowing for the delivery of highly desirable a


SHEA BUTTER DIMETHICONE COPOLYOLS

(WO2008103139) 28.08.2008 A61K 8/89 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel silicone compounds prepared by the reaction of a dimethicone copolyol with shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB). These compounds are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients, allowing for the delivery of highly desirable


SHEA BUTTER POLYOXYALKYLENE GLYCOL ESTERS

(WO2008103138) 28.08.2008 C07C 53/00 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel polyoxyalkylene glycol esters prepared by the reaction of a polyoxyethylene glycol (PEG) or polyoxypropylene glycol (PPG) or mixtures thereof with shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB) under specific mild-processing conditions. T


SHEA BUTTER ALKOXYLATES

(WO2008103137) 28.08.2008 C07C 53/00 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel alkoxylates prepared by the reaction of mild-processed shea butter (MPSB) with ethylene oxide, propylene oxide or mixtures thereof. These compounds are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients, allowing for the delivery of highly desirable a


SHEA BUTTER ALKANOLAMIDES

(WO2008103136) 28.08.2008 C11D 7/26 RUTHERFORD CHEMICALS LLC
Novel alkanolamides prepared by the reaction of an alkanolamine and shea butter, preferably mild-processed shea butter (MPSB). Materials of the present invention are useful as cosmetic and personal care ingredients; they thicken shampoos and body washes,


COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING SKIN CONDITIONS COMPRISING CARVACROL AS AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(WO2008102998) 28.08.2008 A61K 31/11 BIOSPECTRUM INC.
The present invention relates to a composition for improving skin conditions comprising carvacrol as an active ingredient. Carvacrol used as an active ingredient, has lower cytotoxicity compared to retinol used as anti-wrinkle agents and exhibits the inhi


COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING SKIN CONDITIONS COMPRISING MATRINE OR ITS OXIDIZED DERIVATIVES

(WO2008102997) 28.08.2008 A61K 8/49 BIOSPECTRUM INC.
The present invention relates to a composition for improving skin conditions comprising matrine and oxymatrine as an active ingredient. Matrine and oxymatrine have lower cytotoxicity than retinol used as anti-wrinkle agents and exhibit the inhibition effe


MALODOR REDUCTION OF COSMETIC PRODUCTS

(WO2008101852) 28.08.2008 A61Q 19/00 UNILEVER PLC
Malodor free skin care compositions are described. The skin care compositions comprise an adsorbable solvent and an insoluble particle in an adsorbable solvent-insoluble particle complex. The complex is suitable to adsorb components with malodor to yield


LASER SURGICAL DEVICE AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008101243) 21.08.2008 A61N 5/067 GIOVANNOLI, Joseph
The present invention is directed to techniques in the field of surgical systems, devices, and methods of use for skin reduction, tightening, or excision, and more particularly, to methods, systems, and devices for removing skin in tissue reduction laser


THERAPEUTIC COOLING PAD FOR OPHTHALMOLOGIC AND COSMETIC USE

(WO2008100647) 21.08.2008 A61K 9/70 BJL MEDICAL, LLC
This invention is directed to a therapeutic patch for ophthalmologic and cosmetic use that provides therapy to the region where the patch is provided; the therapeutic patch provides a therapeutic delivery surface for placement against, for example, the ey


ELONGATED STRIP-LIKE FILM BANDAGE

(WO2008097182) 14.08.2008 A61F 15/00 MÖLNLYCKE HEALTH CARE AB
The present invention relates to an elongated, strip-likefilm bandage, comprising a plastics film (1), which on its one side is coated with askin- friendly adhesive (2), a protective layer (3) detachably fixedto the adhesive coating, and a stiffening laye


METHOD FOR PREPARING PARTICLES COMPRISING METAL OXIDE COATING AND PARTICLES WITH METAL OXIDE COATING

(WO2008093347) 07.08.2008 None SOL-GEL TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
The invention relates to a process for coating a solid, water-insoluble particulate matter, with a metal oxide comprising: (a) contacting the solid, water-insoluble particulate matter with an ionic additive and an aqueous medium to obtain a dispersion of


OIL-IN-WATER PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008093299) 07.08.2008 A61K 8/19 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
A personal care composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion is disclosed that provides improves skin feel. The personal care composition comprises from a silicone elastomer; a silicone fluid; a particulate material having a refractive index of les


COMPOSITIONS FOR PROVIDING COLOR TO ANIMATE OBJECTS AND RELATED METHODS

(WO2008091916) 31.07.2008 A61K 8/11 PPG INDUSTRIES OHIO, INC.
Methods for providing color to animate objects, i.e., living things, as well as compositions, such as personal care compositions and agrochemical compositions, suitable for application to such animate objects. The compositions include colorants that inclu


COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING SPERMINE AND EMU OIL

(WO2008091161) 31.07.2008 A61K 8/41 BJERKE, Fridtjof
Composition in form of a cream, liniment or oil for application on the skin for treatment of skin conditions such as wrinkles, burns, sunburns, aging, tired and stressed skin, and distinguished by the inclusion of a mixture of spermine, emu oil and possib


COSMETIC SKINCARE USE OF IRON GLUCONATE COMBINATIONS

(WO2008090489) 31.07.2008 A61K 8/19 L'OREAL
The present invention relates to the field of skincare and is more particularly directed toward proposing the cosmetic use of at least one combination of iron gluconate and of at least one compound comprising the element, especially the mineral element, c


AQUEOUS SILYLATED POLYMER EMULSION AND ITS PREPARATION METHOD AND USES THEREOF

(WO2008090458) 31.07.2008 C08L 83/00 HENKEL KGAA
The present invention relates to an aqueous silylated polymer emulsion and its preparation method and uses. The present emulsion comprises silylated polymer, hydrolysable silane, water, optional nano silica and optional emulsifying agent. By using the pre


FLUID IMPERVIOUS GEL BARRIER

(WO2008088911) 24.07.2008 A61F 5/453 LEADING EDGE INNOVATIONS, INC.
A barrier formed from a silicone gel composition for application to the human skin to retain devices on the skin or inserted through the skin or into body orifices, the silicone gel composition forming a fluid tight seal between the skin and the applied d


TRANSFERRING AND HOLDING DEVICE FOR HIGH-RISK NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT (NICU) PATIENTS

(WO2008086134) 17.07.2008 A61G 7/05 WHITE, Robert, D.
A transferring and holding device (10, 110, 210, 310, 410, 510) and method for holding infants (12) having lifelines (14), such as IV tubes, monitor wire leads (18), and ventilator tubes (15), connected thereto. In one embodiment, the device (10, 1 10, 21


USE OF AGGLOMERATED HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE IN PHARMACEUTICAL, PERSONAL CARE AND HOUSEHOLD CARE APPLICATIONS

(WO2008086023) 17.07.2008 A61K 8/73 HERCULES INCORPORATED
The present invention is related to the use of glyoxal-free compositions, more particularly, to the use of hydroxyethylcellulose agglomerated with low molecular weight hydroxyethylcellulose in consumer products, in particular, pharmaceutical, personal car


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING SILICONE ELASTOMER GELS

(WO2008085360) 17.07.2008 A61K 8/895 DOW CORNING CORPORATION
Personal care compositions are disclosed containing a silicone elastomer from the reaction of an organohydrogensiloxane having at least two SiH containing cyclosiloxane rings in its molecule, a compound having at least two aliphatic unsaturated groups in


COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR PROTECTING SKIN AGAINST UV LIGHT AND WRINKLE IMPROVEMENT CONTAINING THE EXTRACT OF MAGNOLIA SIEBOLDII FLOWER EXTRACTS

(WO2008084923) 17.07.2008 A61K 8/97 COREANA COSMETICS, CO., LTD
Disclosed herein is a cosmetic composition for preventing photoaging, containing an extract of Magnolia sieboldii as an active ingredient. Also disclosed is a cosmetic composition for reducing skin wrinkles containing an extract of Magnolia sieboldii as a


COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF THEIR USE FOR IMPROVING THE CONDITION AND APPEARANCE OF SKIN

(WO2008082736) 10.07.2008 A61K 36/00 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
The present invention relates to compositions and methods for treating, preventing and improving the condition and aesthetic appearance of skin, particularly, treating, preventing, ameliorating, reducing and/or eliminating fine lines and/or wrinkles of sk


UMBILICAL CORD STEM CELL SECRETED PRODUCT DERIVED TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2008082525) 10.07.2008 C12N 5/00 NATIONAL STEM CELL INC
Compositions including topical formulations comprising secreted products obtained from the culture medium of human umbilical cord stem cells and particular combinations of components therefrom are provided for treatment of various dermatological condition


EMBRYONIC GERM CELL SECRETED PRODUCT DERIVED TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2008082524) 10.07.2008 C12N 5/08 NATIONAL STEM CELL INC.
Compositions including topical formulations comprising secreted products obtained from the culture medium of human embryonic germ (EG) cell derivatives and particular combinations of components therefrom are provided for treatment of various dermatologica


METHODS AND TOPICAL FORMULATIONS COMPRISING COLLOIDAL METAL FOR TREATING OR PREVENTING SKIN CONDITIONS

(WO2008079898) 03.07.2008 A61K 31/74 PHARMWEST, INC.
In preferred embodiments, the present invention relates to compositions comprising colloidal metals and/or metals for the treatment and prevention of skin conditions and/or diseases. More specifically, the disclosed metal containing compositions are usefu


COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING NOVEL FRACTAL PARTICLE BASED GELS HAVING IMPROVED OPTICAL PROPERTIES

(WO2008079560) 03.07.2008 A61Q 19/08 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
A method of instantly reducing the appearance of wrinkles and skin imperfections while smoothing the skin, which comprises applying a cosmetic composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion comprising a fractal particle based gel and refractive index


COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING NOVEL FRACTAL PARTICLE-BASED GELS

(WO2008079559) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/06 AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
A method of instantly reducing the appearance of wrinkles and skin imperfections while smoothing the skin, which comprises applying a cosmetic composition comprising a fractal particle based gel.


COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR ANTI-AGING OF SKIN

(WO2008078846) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/97 SK CHEMICALS CO., LTD.
The present invention relates to an antiaging cosmetic composition for application to skin and, more particularly, to an antiaging cosmetic composition for application to skin, prepared by extracting, fractionizing, purifying and pulverizing Gentiana scab


SKIN LIGHTENING COMPOSITION FOR HYPERPIGMENTED SKIN

(WO2008078154) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/60 ROMANO DEVELOPMENT INC.
An improved skin composition intended for topical application to skin for lightening hyperpigmented skin is provided. The subject composition is characterized by incorporation of at least one carbohydrate-based melanin inhibiting agent selected from bearb


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008076416) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/31 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a skin care composition comprising at least two oil phases dispersed in a continuous aqueous phase comprising a thickening agent, wherein a first oil phase of the oil phases has different composition from the other oil pha


DISPERSIBLE NON-BORATE METAL SALT OR CHELATE TREATED POLYGALACTOMANNAN POLYMERS FOR USE IN PERSONAL CARE AND HOUSEHOLD CARE APPLICATIONS

(WO2008076178) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/19 HERCULES INCORPORATED
The present invention relates to polygalactomannan compositions, and more particularly guar gum compositions, which, when crosslinked with organic chelating agents, such as non-borate metal salt or chelates, to form discrete guar particles which are capab


SKIN CARE DELIVERY DEVICE HAVING A RELEASABLE BACKING

(WO2008075234) 26.06.2008 A45D 44/00 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
A skin care delivery device is disclosed. The skin care delivery device includes a substrate containing a skin care composition. The skin care composition can comprise, for instance, any suitable lotion or other similar material. In accordance with the pr


ANTIPERSPIRANT STICK COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008074586) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/06 UNILEVER PLC
Antiperspirant stick compositions in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion comprising a dispersed aqueous solution of an astringent antiperspirant salt and a continuous oil phase solidified by a hydrocarbon wax comprising an intermediate molecular weight po


COMPOSITION FOR TREATING AGING SKIN COMPRISING A HYDROXYCINNAMIC ACID SUCH AS P-COUMARIC ACID

(WO2008073684) 19.06.2008 A61K 31/194 LIPO CHEMICALS INC.
A composition for the treatment of aging skin, and a method of treating aging or stressed skin, is disclosed. The composition comprises a hydroxycinnamic acid or a methoxycinnamic acid and a suitable carrier for topical application of the composition to h


METHODS FOR DERMAL FILLING USING MICRONEEDLES

(WO2008072229) 19.06.2008 A61B 18/18 NANOPASS TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
A device and method for dermal filling using microneedles is disclosed. A microneedle device including at least two hollow microneedles arranged in at least one row, the row defining a treatment vector of the device, is used to intradermally inject a derm


SINGLE-USE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS AND KITS COMPRISING SAME

(WO2008072189) 19.06.2008 A45D 27/04 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Single-use personal care products and kits comprising the same are disclosed. At least some of the single-use products include a pre-measured amount of a shaving composition.


COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008071027) 19.06.2008 A01N 35/04 GIVAUDAN SA
There are provided personal care products and compositions that comprise at least one diol compound selected from the group consisting of 1,2-pentanediol, 1,2-hexanediol, 1,2-octanediol, 2-methyl-1,3-propandiol, and 3-(2-ethyl-hexyloxy)-1,2-propandiol in


DEVICES AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF SKIN CONDITIONS USING ULTRASOUND

(WO2008070580) 12.06.2008 A61N 7/00 THERATIVE, INC.
Devices and methods for the treatment of skin conditions and lesions are disclosed herein. A compact hand held device that can be safely used by those suffering from skin conditions, such as acne, warts, cold blisters, blemished skin, or fine wrinkles. Th


PACKAGED WRINKLE-FILLING GRAFTS AND METHOD FOR COSMETICALLY REDUCING THE APPEARANCE OF WRINKLES

(WO2008070425) 12.06.2008 A61F 2/02 MICROAIRE SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC.
An apparatus for the display of images comprises one or more graphical images, an image support and a display structure. The rigid image support may be releasably attached to the rigid display structure, which may be achieved with one or more magnets. The


METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR SKIN CARE

(WO2008070368) 12.06.2008 A61K 38/48 ANDORA, INC.
The present invention provides compositions and methods for diminishing signs of photodamage and/or aging. Certain of the methods comprise contacting skin with an effective amount of one or more elastase enzymes. Certain of the compositions reduce the evi


SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REMOTE PATIENT MONITORING

(WO2008070322) 12.06.2008 G06F 19/00 MedApps, Inc.
A method according to one aspect of the present invention includes receiving patient information, analyzing the patient information to identify a condition for the patient, and formatting a report based on the patient information and the patient condition


DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008068656) 12.06.2008 A61Q 19/00 VAIZOGLU, Orhan
In this present invention yoghurt is used as a vehicle product or an active substance due to emollient effect of its components such as lactic acid, essential oil acids, enzymes, proteins, fats, vitamins, and minerals. Lactic acid is also used as a moistu


PULSATING SPRAY DISPENSERS

(WO2008068648) 12.06.2008 B05B 17/04 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
A dispenser includes (i) a reservoir containing a personal care composition, wherein the personal care composition is a moisturizer, sun-protective material, after-sun care material, skin conditioning agent, astringent material, skin cleanser, acne treatm


BENEFIT AGENT- CONTAINING DELIVERY PARTICLE

(WO2008066773) 05.06.2008 C11D 17/00 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to benefit agent containing delivery particles, compositions comprising said particles for consumer products such as personal care compositions, cleaning compositions and fabric care compositions. The particles are selected f


TARGETING PROHORMONE CONVERTASE ENZYMES TO SUPPRESS POMC-MSH PROCESSING TO INDUCE SKIN LIGHTENING

(WO2008066707) 05.06.2008 A61K 8/66 DANA-FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE
Methods and compositions useful for reducing skin pigmentation and hyperpigmentation are provided. The pigmentation or hyperpigmentation reduced according to the methods of the invention can arise independent of a UV-induced tanning response. Also provide


COMPOSITION FOR EXTERNAL APPLICATION CONTAINING PPARS ACTIVATOR FROM PLANT

(WO2008066255) 05.06.2008 A61K 8/49 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
Disclosed herewith is a skin external composition which comprises one or more natural compounds derived from plant which are selected from the group consisting of Galbulin (Ga), Methylhalfordinol (Me), Brevicarine (Br), 3- (4-Methyl-thiazol-2-yl) -7- (3,4


IMPROVEMENTS RELATING TO INFANT CARE

(WO2008065318) 05.06.2008 A61J 9/00 EPISODE 1 PARTNERS LTD
A method of feeding an infant, the method comprising the steps of: providing a feeding device (1); adding a female's breast odour to the feeding device (1); and feeding the infant using the feeding device. A feeding device (1), a pacifying device (17) and


ANTIOXIDANT DIETARY SUPPLEMENT COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR MAINTAINING HEALTHY SKIN

(WO2008063857) 29.05.2008 A23L 1/212 MOLECULAR RESEARCH CENTER INC.
Compositions and methods for maintaining healthy skin and alleviating skin conditions such as redness, inflammation, irritation and skin aging, as well as for maintaining healthy scalp and hair are disclosed. The oral compositions disclosed comprise antio


BENEFIT AGENT CONTAINING DELIVERY PARTICLE

(WO2008063635) 29.05.2008 C11D 3/39 APPLETON PAPERS INC.
The present invention relates to benefit agent containing delivery particles, compositions comprising said particles, and processes for making and using the aforementioned particles and compositions. When employed in compositions, for example, composition


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008063441) 29.05.2008 A61K 8/37 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care composition comprising at least one skin care active selected from the group consisting of acetyl glutamic acid, acetyl glutamine, acetyl methionine, acetyl tributyl citrate, acetyl triethyl citrate, acetyl tyrosine, adipic acid, alanine, ar


COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING NICOTINAMIDE AND WAKAME EXTRACT HAVING SKIN ANTI-AGING PROPERTIES

(WO2008062324) 29.05.2008 A61P 17/02 DERMENA
The present invention is directed to compositions of nicotinamide derivatives combined with wakame seaweed, wakame extracts, or glycosaminoglycans, and their use in treating skin diseases and disorders.


ANTISEPTIC

(WO2008061375) 29.05.2008 A61K 31/19 GERMIPHENE CORPORATION
The present invention provides an antiseptic comprising a mixture of a one to four carbon alkyl alcohol and lactic acid as an antimicrobial agent, and a solvent. The antiseptic may further comprise at least one of a thickener, a surfactant, and an emollie


APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR TREATING TISSUE

(WO2008060494) 22.05.2008 A61H 15/02 LUMENIS, INC.
An apparatus and method used for medical and/or cosmetic treatment of a tissue, such as skin tightening, skin laxity and/or wrinkle reduction and or other skin flaws, including an energy source, a vacuum chamber and rollers which may facilitate easy slidi


OSCILLATING MOTOR FOR A PERSONAL CARE APPLIANCE

(WO2008058030) 15.05.2008 H02K 33/00 PACIFIC BIOSCIENCE LABORATORIES, INC.
The motor includes an E-core stator assembly with a source of alternating current and an armature portion mounted to be responsive to the stator to oscillate back and forth through an arc of a selected angle. A mounting member is fixed to a housing portio


ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008057773) 15.05.2008 A01N 33/12 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
Antimicrobial compositions are provided that include a hydroalcoholic solvent system comprising a lower C2-C5 alcohol and water; a cationic antimicrobial agent such as chlorhexidine gluconate; a fatty component containing at least one free hydroxyl group,


LIGHT THERAPY PERSONAL CARE DEVICE

(WO2008057640) 15.05.2008 A61N 5/067 LUMIPORT, LLC
A personal care device comprising a phototherapy component and a microdermabrasion component is disclosed. The phototherapy device component may comprise an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs), which are configured to emit light over a range of waveleng


LIGHT THERAPY PERSONAL CARE DEVICE

(WO2008057636) 15.05.2008 A61B 18/18 LUMIPORT, LLC
A personal care device comprising a phototherapy device component and a shaving device component is disclosed. The phototherapy device component may comprise an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs), which are configured to emit light over a range of wave


PEPTIDE-BASED CONDITIONERS

(WO2008057463) 15.05.2008 C07K 7/06 E.I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
Peptides have been identified that bind with high affinity to hair, skin, and nails. The peptide-based conditioners consist of a body surface-binding peptide coupled to a conditioning peptide. Conditioning peptides are typically derived from proteins and


DISPERSIBLE GLYOXAL TREATED CATIONI C POLYGALACTOMANNAN POLYMERS

(WO2008057425) 15.05.2008 A61K 8/73 HERCULES INCORPORATED
The present invention relates to polygalactomannan compositions, and more particularly cationic guar gum compositions, which, when crosslinked with glyoxal, from discrete guar particles which are capable of being easily dispersed in water which permits su


WATER-BASED SKIN CARE COMPOSITION WITH POLYALKYLSILSESQUIOXANE POWDER EMULSION AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME

(WO2008057245) 15.05.2008 A61K 8/02 MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INC.
A process for making a water-based skin care composition including blending a polyalkylsilsesquioxane powder emulsion and water. A skin care composition made by the process is also presented, which is easy to prepare and do not require additional heating


NAIL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008057003) 15.05.2008 A61K 8/362 POPKOVA, Tatyana Vyacheslavovna
The invention relates to aqueous alcohol-free nail care composition comprising an effective amount of succinic acid or salt thereof. Further, invention relates to the method for nail care, which method comprises a step of applying an effective amount of t


TRANSDERMAL DELIVERY TECHNIQUES FOR DRUGS, NUTRACEUTICALS AND OTHER ACTIVE SUBSTANCES

(WO2008054788) 08.05.2008 A61K 9/70 CHRONO THERAPEUTICS, INC.
Systems and methods for longevity, anti-aging, fatigue management, obesity, weight loss, weight management, delivery of nutraceuticals, and treating hyperglycemia, Alzheimer's disease, sleep disorders, Parkinson's disease, Attention Deficit Disorder and n


SKIN EXTERNAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING CATHEPSIN G INHIBITORS FOR PREVENTING SKIN AGING AND THE SCREENING METHOD FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ANTIAGING MATERIALS

(WO2008054144) 08.05.2008 A61K 8/44 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
Disclosed herein is a skin external composition for preventing skin aging, which contains a cathepsin G inhibitor as an active ingredient. Also disclosed is a method for screening anti-aging substances.


MOTORIZED PERSONAL SKIN CARE IMPLEMENT

(WO2008052866) 08.05.2008 A45D 34/04 UNILEVER PLC
A motorized personal skin care implement (10) capable of use with a disposable, single-use, skin care pad (30) is disclosed with a molded hook arrangement for releasably but firmly holding the pad (30) while cleansing or treating the skin but allowing for


METHOD, SYSTEM AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR REAL-TIME DETECTION OF SENSITIVITY DECLINE IN ANALYTE SENSORS

(WO2008052199) 02.05.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Method, system and computer program product for providing real time detection of analyte sensor sensitivity decline is continuous glucose monitoring systems are provided.


COMBINATION MICRODERMABRASION PHOTOTHERAPY DEVICE

(WO2008052152) 02.05.2008 A61N 5/06 LUMIPORT, LLC
A personal care device comprising a phototherapy component and a microdermabrasion component is disclosed. The phototherapy device component may comprise an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs), which are configured to emit light over a range of waveleng


COMBINATION SHAVER PHOTOTHERAPY DEVICE

(WO2008052151) 02.05.2008 A61B 18/20 LUMIPORT, LLC
A personal care device comprising a phototherapy device component and a shaving device component is disclosed. The phototherapy device component may comprise an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs), which are configured to emit light over a range of wave


SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REMOTE PATIENT MONITORING, COMMUNICATION, AND COMMAND EXECUTION

(WO2008052034) 02.05.2008 G06F 19/00 MEDAPPS, INC.
A method according to one aspect of the present invention includes receiving patient information, analyzing the patient information to identify a condition for the patient, formatting a report based on the patient information and the patient condition, an


FLEXIBLE PATCH FOR FLUID DELIVERY AND MONITORING BODY ANALYTES

(WO2008051924) 02.05.2008 A61M 1/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
A wearable, conductive textile patch Is provided that may include any of a number of features for monitoring body analytes and/or delivering fluids to a body. In one embodiment of the invention, a single, patch-mounted system monitors glucose levels of a


VARIABLE SPEED SENSOR INSERTION DEVICES AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008051920) 02.05.2008 A61B 17/24 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
An automatic sensor inserter is disclosed for placing a transcutaneous sensor into the skin of a living body. According to aspects of the invention, characteristics of the insertion such as sensor insertion speed may be varied by a user. In some embodimen


METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATMENT OF SKIN CONDITIONS

(WO2008051557) 02.05.2008 A61K 31/74 JORMAY, INC.
Topical skin care compositions are described that include effective amounts of anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, silica and sugar compounds. In addition, methods of treating skin conditions are described, which include applying topically to a site of treatm


WOUND CARE METHOD AND SYSTEM WITH ONE OR BOTH OF VACUUM-LIGHT THERAPY AND THERMALLY AUGMENTED OXYGERATION

(WO2008051417) 02.05.2008 A61F 7/00 THERMOTEK, INC
A system for treatment of a wound area of a patient including a first treatment pad comprising a plurality of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) for cleaning and exposing a wound area to ultraviolet light, a second treatment pad comprising removal ports for exp


SKIN CREAM COMPRISING A COMBINATION OF ALOE VERA AND SPERMINE

(WO2008051080) 02.05.2008 A61K 8/97 BJERKE, Fridtjof
Use of a combination of Aloe Vera and Spermine for the manufacture of a remedy for topic application on the skin for treatment of different skin conditions as wrinkles, stressed skin, ageing skin and eczema and psoriasis.


FLAVORED CHEWABLE FOAMS AND A PROCESS FOR THEIR PRODUCTION

(WO2008049520) 02.05.2008 A23G 4/08 BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE AG
Flavored chewable foams for the oral care sector are produced from a polyurethane-polyurea and a sensorially active substance (e.g., taste substance and/or aroma substance) by foaming a polyurethane-urea dispersion, drying that dispersion and incorporatin


2-HYDROXY-2-PHENYL/THIOPHENYL PROPIONAMIDES AS ANDROGEN RECEPTOR MODULATORS

(WO2008048540) 24.04.2008 A01N 43/54 MERCK & CO., INC.
Compounds of structural formula (I) are modulators of the androgen receptor (AR) in a tissue selective manner. These compounds are useful in the enhancement of weakened muscle tone and the treatment of conditions caused by androgen deficiency or which can


SKIN BENEFIT COMPOSITIONS WITH A VANILLOID RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST

(WO2008046788) 24.04.2008 A61K 8/49 UNILEVER PLC
Compositions that benefit skin and that reduce irritation of the skin are described. The compositions have a skin benefit agent like a hydroxy acid and a vanilloid receptor antagonist. The compositions of this invention can reduce wrinkles on the skin whe


METHOD FOR TREATING SKIN

(WO2008045766) 17.04.2008 A61K 38/05 TRUE LOOK SKIN CARE INC.
The method is for treating skin. A peptide is selected that affects a receptor so that the receptor is receptive to the peptide. The selected peptide is dissolved in a solution to form a peptide solution. The skin is vibrated to generate heat without redu


COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING COMBINATIONS OF SENSATES

(WO2008045678) 17.04.2008 A61K 8/73 COLGATE- PALMOLIVE COMPANY
Compositions comprising a first sensate, a second sensate, and a cationic polymeric compound are described, as well as methods for using such compositions in oral care and personal care applications.


COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR SKIN LIGHTENING

(WO2008045272) 17.04.2008 A61Q 19/02 DYNAMIS THERAPEUTICS, INC.
The invention relates to compounds and methods for inhibiting production and function of tyrosinase in the skin of a mammal. The invention further relates to compounds and methods for inhibiting darkening of the skin of a mammal, as well as lightening the


BOTULINUM NANOEMULSIONS

(WO2008045107) 17.04.2008 A61K 9/00 UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS LOWELL
The embodiment described herein are related nanoemulsions comprising botulinum toxins. In one embodiment, the nanoemulsions are prepared by high pressure microfluidization and comprise a particle size distribution exclusively between 10 and 300 nm. The na


METHOD FOR PREPARING KAEMPFEROL-3-0-RUTINOSIDE AND COMPOSITION OF SKIN EXTERNAL APPLICATION COMPRISING THEREOF

(WO2008044818) 17.04.2008 C12P 19/44 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
The present invention relates to a method for the preparation of kaempferol-3- O-rutinoside and a composition of a skin external application comprising kaempferol-3- O-rutinoside as an active ingredient. In particular, the present invention relates to a m


AQUEOUS META-STABLE OIL-IN-WATER EMULSIONS

(WO2008043470) 17.04.2008 A61K 8/06 COGNIS IP MANAGEMENT GMBH
Suggested are aqueous o/w emulsions with the ability to invert into w/o emulsions by introduction of mechanical energy, comprising (a) oil components, (b) w/o emulsifiers, (c) anionic surfactants, (d) actives, and (e) polymeric stabilisers. The emulsions


SOLUBLE β-N-ACETYLGLUCOSAMINIDASE BASED ANTIBIOFILM COMPOSITIONS AND USES THEREOF

(WO2008043175) 17.04.2008 C07K 19/00 KANE BIOTECH INC.
The present invention provides compositions comprising an antibiofilm enzyme, a soluble β-N- acetylglucosaminidase similar to the dspB gene (DispersinBTM ), and an antimicrobial for preventing growth and proliferation of biofilm-embedded microorganisms i


WOUND DRESSING HAVING PRESSURE-DISTRIBUTING TUBE INLET

(WO2008041926) 10.04.2008 A61F 13/02 MÖLNLYCKE HEALTH CARE AB
The present invention relates to a wound dressing comprising a tube (9) for evacuating fluid from a wound and an air-tight and liquid-tight envelope layer (10) of flexible material, which envelope layer has a central region, in which the tube emerges bene


METHOD FOR THE HYDROPHOBIC TREATMENT OF PIGMENT PARTICLES AND THE PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING SAID PIGMENT PARTICLES

(WO2008040668) 10.04.2008 C09C 3/12 CIBA HOLDING INC.
The present invention provides a method for the hydrophobic treatment of pigment particles comprising contacting said pigment particles with one or more silicone-based materials, that are substantially free of silicon-hydrogen bonds and fluorine, producin


INTEGRATED METER FOR ANALYZING BIOLOGICAL SAMPLES

(WO2008039946) 03.04.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Analyte monitoring devices and methods therefore are provided. The devices integrate various functions of analyte monitoring, e.g., sample acquisition and testing.


METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING ANALYTE SENSOR INSERTION

(WO2008039944) 03.04.2008 A61B 5/05 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Devices and methods for positioning a portion of a sensor at a first predetermined location, displacing the portion of the sensor from the first predetermined location to a second predetermined location, and detecting one or signals associated with an ana


2-METHYLENE-(20R,25S)-19,27-DINOR-(22E)-VITAMIN D ANALOGS

(WO2008039754) 03.04.2008 C07C 401/00 WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION
This invention discloses 2-methylene-(20R,25S)-19,27-dinor-(22E)-vitamin D analogs, and specifically 2-methylene-(20R,25S)-19,27-dinor-(22E)-lα,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, and pharmaceutical uses therefor. This compound exhibits pronounced activity in arrest


2-METHYLENE-(20S,25S)-19,27-DINOR-(22E)-VITAMIN D ANALOGS

(WO2008039751) 03.04.2008 C07C 401/00 WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION
This invention discloses 2-methylene-(20S,25S)-19,27-dinor-(22E)-vitamin D analogs, and specifically 2-methylene-(20S,25S)-19,27-dinor-(22E)-1α,25- dihydroxyvitamin D3, and pharmaceutical uses therefor. This compound exhibits pronounced activity in arres


MARINE EXTRACTS AND BIOFERMENTATIONS FOR USE IN COSMETICS

(WO2008039515) 03.04.2008 A61K 8/97 BASF BEAUTY CARE SOLUTIONS LLC
An extract of the marine algae, Sarcodiotheca, and more particularly Sarcodiotheca gaudichaudii, is described for use in cosmetic compositions. A biofermentation of Sarcodiotheca, such as for example S. gaudichaudii, is also described. This marine bioferm


STRUCTURED SURFACTANT SYSTEM

(WO2008039440) 03.04.2008 C11D 17/00 RHODIA INC.
An aqueous structured surfactant composition contains an anionic surfactant selected from isethionate surfactants, taurate surfactants, and sarcosinate surfactants, and mixtures thereof, and an electrolyte and is useful in personal care applications.


ELASTIC COMPOSITE HAVING BARRIER PROPERTIES

(WO2008038168) 03.04.2008 None KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
An elastic composite that contains an elastic film laminated to one or more nonwoven materials is provided. By selectively controlling the constituents of the composite and the method by which it is formed, the present inventors have discovered that the c


FOAMABLE VEHICLE COMPRISING DICARBOXYLIC ACID OR DICARBOXYLIC ACID ESTER AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS THEREOF

(WO2008038147) 03.04.2008 A61K 9/12 FOAMIX LTD.
The present invention teaches a foamable pharmaceutical carrier comprising a benefit agent, selected from the group consisting of a dicarboxylic acid and a dicarboxylic acid ester; a stabilizer selected from the group consisting of at least one surface-ac


USE OF LXR MODULATORS FOR THE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF SKIN AGING

(WO2008036238) 27.03.2008 A61K 8/63 WYETH
The present invention provides a method for preventing or treating skin aging through the use of LXR modulators, and an anti-skin aging composition comprising an LXR modulator.


COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING QUATERNARY AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS

(WO2008035246) 27.03.2008 A61K 9/00 NOVAGALI PHARMA SA
This invention relates to compositions containing quaternary ammonium compounds in which the nitrogen atom is substituted by at least one alkyl group having at least 12 carbon atoms, characterized in that said composition includes at least 20% in weight b


PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF A COSMETIC COMPOSITION HAVING A LIGHTENING EFFECT ON THE SKIN

(WO2008034700) 27.03.2008 A61Q 19/00 L'OREAL
A subject-matter of the invention is a process for the preparation of a composition for topical application, characterized in that it comprises a stage of percolation of fluid under pressure through at least one plant substance in the solid or pasty form


HERBAL COMPOSITION FOR THE PREVENTION OF WRINKLES AND SKIN DISORDERS, METHODS OF PREPARING THE SAME AND USES THEREOF

(WO2008032331) 20.03.2008 A01N 65/00 HIMALAYA GLOBAL HOLDINGS LTD.
Disclosed is a natural herbal composition for preventing wrinkles and other skin disorders due to aging, stress and environmental factors without any side effect. The composition comprises extracts of Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, Cipadessa baccifera, Woodfordia


METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING ANALYTE SENSOR AND DATA PROCESSING DEVICE

(WO2008031110) 13.03.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Method and apparatus for integrated sensor and data processing assembly is provided.


METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING AN INTEGRATED ANALYTE SENSOR INSERTION DEVICE AND DATA PROCESSING UNIT

(WO2008031106) 13.03.2008 A61B 5/00 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Method and apparatus for providing an integrated analyte sensor and data processing unit assembly is provided.


WRINKLE MASKING FILM COMPOSITION FOR SKIN

(WO2008030331) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/81 EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY
The present invention relates to a liquid cosmetic composition comprising at least 5% by weight of a film forming polymer in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, wherein, after the composition is applied to and dried on the skin, the composition has a refra


MEDICINE FOR THE TREATMENT OF ACNE AND FOR REVERSING THE SIGNS OF AGE AND SUN DAMAGE AND METHOD FOR USING SAME

(WO2008030308) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/00 HENG, Madalene, C.Y.
A chemical compound and a method for its use as a topical medication that can reverse the effects of sun-damage, reverse the signs of aging, demonstrate anti-scarring properties and allow for the treatment of acne while still permitting the patient the ab


MICROWAVE DEVICES FOR TRANSCUTANEOUS TREATMENTS

(WO2008028980) 13.03.2008 A61B 18/18 RENEWAVE MEDICAL SYSTEMS SA
The invention relates to a skin or tissue treatment device or energy delivery device and the associated tip device for contacting skin or tissue. The devices can be advantageously used to treat facial wrinkles, blemishes, or fine lines without damaging th


COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS WITH ETHYLENE BRASSYLATE

(WO2008028900) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/49 UNILEVER PLC
A cosmetic composition is provided which includes tapioca starch and ethylene brassylate in a cosmetically acceptable carrier. The composition provides a silky afterfeel to skin.


A METHOD FOR PRODUCING LANGERHANS CELLS AND/OR DERMAL/INTERSTITIAL DENTRITIC CELLS FROM CD14+ MONOCYTES

(WO2008028882) 13.03.2008 C12N 5/06 BASF BEAUTY CARE SOLUTIONS FRANCE SAS
The present invention relates to a method for preparing Langerhans cells (LC), or dermal/interstitial dendritic cells (IDC) or LCs and IDCs from CD 14+ monocytes stemming from peripheral circulatory blood of a living being, and notably of a human being, c


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028636) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/34 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and polyphenols at high concentrations and at optimal ratios in order to maintain and/or achieve health and/or beautiful look of the skin


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028635) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/36 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and ubiquinoues or ubiquinols at high concentrations and at optimal ratios in order to maintain and/or achieve health and/or beautiful lo


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028634) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/36 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and fat-soluble vitamins at high concentrations and at optimal ratios in order to maintain and/or achieve health and/or beautiful look of


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028633) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/67 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and water-soluble vitamins at high concentrations and at optimal ratios in order to maintain and/or achieve health and/or beautiful look


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028632) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/35 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and carotenoids at high concentrations and at optimal ratios in order to maintain and/or achieve health and/or beautiful look of the skin


SKIN CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008028631) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/34 DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
The present invention relates to an oral composition containing an optimal combination of polyunsaturated fatty acids and at least one component selected from the carotenoids, water-soluble vitamins, fat-soluble vitamins, ubichinones and polyphenols at hi


METHOD FOR SKIN CARE

(WO2008028097) 06.03.2008 A61K 31/56 NULIV HOLDING INC.
The present invention provides a method for skin care comprising administering an the water insoluble fraction of Astragalus membranaceus, or astragaloside compounds to a subject in need thereof at an effective amount for improving skin texture, reducing


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PEAR SEED EXTRACT

(WO2008027533) 06.03.2008 A61K 8/97 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care compositions comprising pear seed extract as the active component, use of such compositions for regulating the condition of mammalian keratinous tissue. The personal care compositions can be applied topically, ingested orally, injected, or u


ANTI-AGING SKIN PREPARATION

(WO2008027063) 06.03.2008 A61Q 19/00 BLASS, John, P.
A skin care composition is useful for augmenting cellular metabolism in skin cells and thereby enhancing the regulation of intracellular signaling. The composition comprises a primer for skin cell mitochondrial function, such as a Krebs cycle intermediate


IONTOPHORESIS DEVICE

(WO2008026879) 06.03.2008 A61N 1/30 LG HOUSEHOLD & HEALTH CARE LTD.
The iontophoresis device according to the exemplary embodiment of the present invention may concentrate care skin to where liver spots and freckles exist, and may be compact, portable, and convenient. An iontophoresis device according to an exemplary embo


THERMAL MODERATING DONNABLE ELASTIC ARTICLES

(WO2008026107) 06.03.2008 B32B 5/04 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
Disclosed herein are thermal moderating donnable elastic articles suitable for a variety of uses. The thermal moderating donnable elastic articles include at least one thermal moderating elastic laminate material, the laminate including at least one polym


SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS AND RELATED METHODS

(WO2008024823) 28.02.2008 A61Q 19/00 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
A skin care composition comprising an acrylate polymer; a yield value increases and a surfactant. The composition has a yield value of at least about 4. Also included within the scope of the invention are related methods, such as methods of depositing a h


LALPHA-HYDROXY-2- (3 ' -HYDROXYPROPYLIDENE) -19-N0R- VITAMIN D COMPOUNDS WITH A 1,1-DIMETHYLPROPYL SIDE CHAIN

(WO2008023278) 28.02.2008 C07C 401/00 WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION
This invention discloses lα-hydroxy-2-(3'-hydroxypropylidene)-19-nor- vitamin D compounds with a 1,1-dimethylpropyl side chain, and pharmaceutical uses therefor. These compounds exhibit pronounced activity in arresting the proliferation of undifferentiat


COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR LIGHTENING OR UNIFYING THE COMPLEXION

(WO2008022834) 28.02.2008 A61Q 1/02 L'OREAL
Cosmetic composition for lightening or unifying the complexion The present invention relates to a composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, concave or annular particles, especially in the form of hollow sphere portions, the said part


TOPICAL CERAMIDE COMPOSITIONS AND METHOS OF USE

(WO2008021829) 21.02.2008 A61K 31/4743 LIPO CHEMICALS INC.
Ceramide NS and butylene glycol can form a topical composition in which the ceramide NS is lamellar. The topical compositions can be used in a formulation such as a lotion, gel, or cream and can be used to treat an aging-related skin condition, dry skin,


SURFACE SANITIZER

(WO2008021441) 21.02.2008 A01N 31/00 FITCHMUN, Mark, I.
A non-toxic antimicrobial surface sanitizer composition comprising a water-miscible alcohol, water, a weak acid and a multivalent cation (e.g., metal ion or metal compound). The composition may also include one or more of an emollient, oxidative agent, hu


PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT COMPRISING COLLAPSIBLE WATER-CONTAINING CAPSULES

(WO2008021174) 21.02.2008 A61K 8/11 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
A personal care product comprising: (a) a collapsible water-containing capsule having water encapsulated or dispersed in a first pigment component which is a hydrophobic pigment having a particle size of less than 1 μm; and (b) an applicator for applying


COSMETIC COMPOSITION TO ACCELERATE REPAIR OF FUNCTIONAL WRINKLES

(WO2008020954) 21.02.2008 A61K 38/16 BELFER, William, A.
The present invention relates to a composition consisting of a combination of peptides that regenerate the dermal matrix and a rapid acting muscle relaxant derived from the extract of the plant, Acemella oleracea. By limiting cutaneous deformation caused


SEMI-FINISHED PRODUCT IN THE MANUFACTURE OF A COMPOSITION FOR SKIN OR HAIR CARE

(WO2008020112) 21.02.2008 A61K 8/34 OY GRANULA AB LTD
The invention relates to a semi-finished product, which is manufactured from raw liquid, raw extract or raw powder obtained from wood material, an end product composition for skin or hair care being obtained from the semi-finished product by adding one or


USE OF NIFEDIPINE IN ANTI -WRINKLE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008018110) 14.02.2008 A61K 8/49 ANTROPOLI, Carmine
Nifedipine, a well-known calcium antagonist of the dihydropyridine type already used in the care of and treatment of many disorders, applied topically, is capable of relaxing the muscles responsible for the formation of wrinkles. The invention also includ


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008018046) 14.02.2008 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care composition comprising from about 0.1% to about 15% of an emulsifying silicone elastomer; from about 1% to about 90% of an aqueous phase; and from about 0.001% to about 5% of a coated particulate comprising a core material and a coating mate


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION

(WO2008018045) 14.02.2008 A61K 8/02 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Personal care composition comprising from about 0.1% to about 15% of an emulsifying silicone elastomer; from about 0.1% to about 40% of at least one solidifying agent; from about 1% to about 75% of an aqueous phase; from about 0.1% to about 74% water; whe


ANTI-AGING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING MENYANTHES TRIFOLIATA LEAF EXTRACTS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

(WO2008016759) 07.02.2008 A61K 36/18 ELC MANAGEMENT LLC
An anti-aging composition comprising a skin-beneficial amount of actives identified in Menyanthes trifoliata leaf, wherein the actives are inhibitors of one or more of MMP-1, 2 and 9 and/or scavengers of peroxynitrite. Also disclosed are methods of using


EMULSION COMPOSITION FOR USE IN AN AFTER HAIR REMOVAL SKIN CARE PRODUCT

(WO2008016298) 07.02.2008 A61K 8/06 SARA LEE/DE N.V.
The invention provides the use in after hair-removal skin care products of an emulsion composition having a pH value in the range of from 4.0 to 7.0, which composition comprises a buffer, water, an oil in an amount in the range of from 3 to 20 wt%, a vola


MELANOGENESIS STIMULANT COMPOSITIONS DERIVED FROM EXTRACTS OF PLANTS OF THE GENUS NIGELLA

(WO2008015575) 07.02.2008 A61K 36/71 UNISANTIS F Z E
Disclosed are extracts and compositions containing the extracts useful for stimulating melanogenesis; the extracts are obtained from the plants of the genus Nigella (Ranunculaceae). The extracts and compositions are useful in personal care and pharmaceuti


METHOD FOR MAKING UP OR CARING FOR KERATINOUS SUBSTANCES WITH NONCROSSLINKED POLYROTAXANES

(WO2008015272) 07.02.2008 A61K 8/73 L'OREAL
A subject-matter of the invention is a cosmetic method for making up or for the nontherapeutic care of keratinous substances chosen from the nails, skin, lips or eyelashes, the method consisting in: a. depositing on the said keratinous substances at least


METHOD TO EVALUATE A CLIENT BY A PHYSICAL THERAPIST

(WO2008014005) 31.01.2008 A63B 71/00 CUNNINGHAM, Shala
A method to evaluate a client by a physical therapist, which includes determining if a client is experiencing distress. If a client is experiencing pain, the method selects an evaluation algorithm responsive to the distress, wherein the selected evaluatio


TREATMENT ARTICLES CAPABLE OF DELIVERING INTENSIVE CARE AND OVERALL TREATMENT SIMULTANEOUSLY

(WO2008010167) 24.01.2008 A61Q 19/00 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to treatment articles capable of delivering intensive care and overall care simultaneously. The articles comprise a first substrate, a second substrate which substantially covers the first substrate at-use, a first treatment


6, 9-DISUBSTITUTED PURINE DERIVATIVES AND THEIR USE FOR TREATING SKIN

(WO2008008770) 17.01.2008 A61K 31/375 CARME COSMECEUTICAL SCIENCES, INC.
The present invention provides methods and compositions for countering the adverse effects of aging on mammalian cells in vitro and in vivo, especially human skin cells and human skin, and treatment of hyperproliferative and related skin diseases in mamma


METHODS OF MAKING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING FILMS

(WO2008008617) 17.01.2008 A61K 8/02 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
The invention relates to methods of making films having active ingredients. A film that is substantially free of active ingredient is introduced into a medium comprising an active ingredient. At least a portion of the active ingredient is transferred from


PRELAMIN A PRE PEPTIDE AS A UNIVERSAL STEM CELL DIFFERENTIATION SIGNAL

(WO2008008569) 17.01.2008 C12N 5/08 THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO
Disclosed is the use of prelamin A pre peptide and homologues or analogs thereof for the induction of cell differentiation and tissue or organ growth and repair processes. The invention extends to virtually any cell, including both embryonic and non-embry


IRRIGATION DRESSING AND METHOD OF APPLYING SUCH AN IRRIGATING DRESSING

(WO2008008032) 17.01.2008 A61F 13/02 MÖLNLYCKE HEALTH CARE AB
The present invention relates to an irrigation dressing, comprising a first body (5) of a soft, liquid-permeable material, at least one connection (8) for the supply of fluid, at least one connection (9) for the drainage of fluid, an airtight and Ii quid-


IMPROVED SKIN LIGHTENING COSMETIC COMPOSITION

(WO2008006739) 17.01.2008 A61K 8/19 UNILEVER PLC
The present inventors have found during their extensive interaction with consumers that very dark skinned consumers have an aspiration to have a lighter skin colour that have a glow and radiant appearance while attaining a yellowish hue on the skin. A ski


DISPERSED PARTICLE COMPOSITIONS FOR ENHANCING POST WASH HYDRATION

(WO2008006697) 17.01.2008 A61K 8/04 UNILEVER PLC
The invention relates to compositions having enhanced post wash hydration by ensuring component or components of the composition meet selected defined criteria. The invention further relates to methods of selecting such compositions comprising following s


ALKYL LACTYLLACTATES AND PROCESSES OF MAKING THE SAME

(WO2008006076) 10.01.2008 C07C 69/66 STEPAN COMPANY
Provided are alkyl lactyllactate compositions that can be prepared from (1) lactide or alternatively lactic acid, and (2) a hydroxyl containing compound such as an alcohol, preferably a fatty alcohol or an alkoxylated alcohol, with (3) an acid catalyst. P


INTEGRATED ANALYTE SENSOR AND INFUSION DEVICE AND METHODS THEREFOR

(WO2008005780) 10.01.2008 A61B 5/05 ABBOTT DIABETES CARE, INC.
Method and system for providing an integrated analyte monitoring system and on-body patch pump with multiple cannulas and a sensor combination is provided.


NOVEL DECURSIN DERIVATIVES AND THE USE THEREOF

(WO2008004817) 10.01.2008 C07D 493/04 PARK, Yong Jin
The present invention relates to novel (+)-decursin derivatives having anti-cancer activity, the preparation thereof and a composition containing the same for treating cancer disease. The (+)-decursin derivatives of the present invention showed potent inh


COMPOSITIONS WITH SEVERAL HYALURONIC ACID FRACTIONS FOR COSMETIC USE

(WO2008003321) 10.01.2008 A61K 8/73 NOVOZYMES BIOPOLYMER A/S
The present invention provides a moisturizing, cosmetic, or anti-wrinkle product comprising at least two hyaluronic acid fractions, or salts thereof, wherein a fraction has an average molecular weight in the range of 8,000 - 100,000 Da, and a fraction has


METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF THE TYPE OF SKIN OF THE FACE OF A PERSON AND METHOD FOR THE DETERMINATION OF THE AGING OF THE SKIN OF PERSON' S FACE.

(WO2008003146) 10.01.2008 A61B 5/103 KARAVANI Ilan
Method to determine a person' s facial skin type in a standard manner, wherein measurements are carried out in specif ic zones of the face, taking into account the homogeneity of the pigments and or the homogeneity of the distribution of wrinkles.


FUNCTIONAL COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING CATIONIC HYDROPHOBICALLY MODIFIED POLYSACCHARIDES FOR PERSONAL CARE, HOUSEHOLD & INSTITUTIONAL AND PET CARE PRODUCTS

(WO2008002666) 03.01.2008 A61K 8/73 HERCULES INCORPORATED
This invention relates to functional compositions for use in personal care, household & institutional and pet care applications and which contain cationic hydrophobically modified polysaccharides thereby permitting a reduction in the amount of active ingr


HYDROQUINONE COMPOSITIONS FOR SKIN LIGHTENING

(WO2008002609) 03.01.2008 A01N 59/22 APPLIED GENETICS INCORPORATED DERMATICS
Compositions for lightening skin color (or for reducing skin darkening) and for repairing DNA damage are provided. The compositions comprise (a) one or more skin lightening agents (e.g., hydroquinone) in a combined amount effective to lighten skin (or to


DEVICE AND METHOD FOR THE TREATMENT OF SKIN, AND USE OF THE DEVICE

(WO2008001284) 03.01.2008 A61B 18/20 KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V.
The invention provides a skin treatment device comprising a laser source (40) and focusing optics (50), such that a focal spot (18) is positioned in a dermis layer (24) of the skin to be treated. The laser beam (42) is powered and focused (16) such that a


TRANSDERMAL DELIVERY OF OLEOCANTHAL FOR RELIEF OF INFLAMMATION

(WO2008001240) 03.01.2008 A61K 31/216 KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.
The present disclosure generally relates to compositions for reducing inflammation, and more particularly, to compositions comprising oleocanthal. The oleocanthal- containing compositions are particularly suitable for transdermal delivery. The composition


COMPOSITIONS WITH SEVERAL HYALURONIC ACID FRACTIONS FOR COSMETIC AND MEDICAL USES

(WO2008000260) 03.01.2008 A61K 8/73 NOVOZYMES BIOPOLYMER A/S
The present invention provides a moisturizing, cosmetic, or anti-wrinkle product comprising at least two hyaluronic acid fractions, or salts thereof, wherein a fraction has an average molecular weight in the range of 8,000 - 100,000 Da, and a fraction has

 

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WORLD PATENTS IN SKIN CARE PUBLISHED IN 2008
This list includes patent documents published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The list was retrieved by using a refined search strategy on the claims section of all
patent applications. Salient search terms included formulations and compositions in skin, lip and eye care including creams, lotions, toners, pomades, antiwrinkle and antiaging products,
nutraceuticals as well as ingredients derived from nature, biotechnology and nanotechnology to deliver emolliency, humectancy, distinct sensory properties, antioxidant and free radicals
protection, etc.