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20110177142DISPERSION OF WAXES AND INORGANIC NANOPARTICLES AND USE THEREOF - The invention relates to dispersions, wherein the dispersions—in addition to a dispersant—compromise in combination (a) on the hand particles based on at least one organic material containing or being made of at least on wax, in particular wax particles, and (b) on the other hand particles based on at least one inorganic material, in particular inorganic nanoparticles, and to the use of said dispersions.07-21-2011
20110177141MICROENCAPSULATED DELIVERY SYSTEM - A microencapsulated delivery system, composition or method is disclosed in which one or more agents to be delivered are encapsulated in small capsules (e.g., microcapsules), and the capsules are applied or adhered to one or more surfaces of a substrate. The encapsulated agent is latently released upon exposure to appropriate conditions.07-21-2011
20080268004Stable Water-In-Oil-In-Water Multiple Emulsion System Produced By Hydrodynamic Dual Stabilization And A Method For Preparation Thereof - The present invention relates to a water-in-oil-in-water multiple emulsion system and a method for preparation thereof, characterized by hydrodynamically stabilizing the multiple emulsion system by using hydrodynamic dual stabilization (HDS) technology. The HDS technology hydrophobizes water molecules in the internal aqueous phase by using a hydrogen bonding inhibitor and by improving the aggregating force between water molecules in the internal aqueous phase by using a water molecule aggregating agent.10-30-2008
20090220555Sweat-Absorbing Cosmetic Product and Method for the Production Thereof - The invention relates to a—in particular—hydrous, sweat-absorbing cosmetic product, e.g. a deodorant, containing a sweat-absorbing complex. The invention also relates to a method for the production of said complex and said cosmetic product.09-03-2009
20110200653Flexible Aqueous Depilatory Article - A depilatory article comprising a substrate and an aqueous depilatory composition disposed on said substrate, forming a coated region of the substrate, wherein said substrate has a rigidity in the range of from 5.00 g/cm to 0.08 g/cm, preferably from 3.00 g/cm to 0.08 g/cm, more preferably from 1.80 g/cm to 0.10 g/cm, even more preferably from 0.80 g/cm to 0.15 g/cm and even more preferably still from 0.60 g/cm to 0.25 g/cm and wherein the aqueous depilatory composition comprises water in an amount of greater than 40%, preferably from 50% to 98%, more preferably from 60% to 95% and even more preferably from 70% to 90%, by weight of the aqueous depilatory composition.08-18-2011
20090324663KIT FOR FORMULATING A COSMETIC PRODUCT - The present invention relates to kits for formulating a cosmetic product, containing an aqueous composition and at least one water-soluble anhydrous film, the aqueous composition and the film(s) being mixed together extemporaneously to form the cosmetic product.12-31-2009
20090123503Conditioned Cell Culture Medium Compositions and Methods of Use - Novel products comprising conditioned cell culture medium compositions and methods of use are described. The conditioned cell medium compositions of the invention may be comprised of any known defined or undefined medium and may be conditioned using any eukaryotic cell type. The medium may be conditioned by stromal cells, parenchymal cells, mesenchymal stem cells, liver reserve cells, neural stem cells, pancreatic stem cells and/or embryonic stem cells. Additionally, the cells may be genetically modified. A three-dimensional tissue construct is preferred. Once the cell medium of the invention is conditioned, it may be used in any state. Physical embodiments of the conditioned medium include, but are not limited to, liquid or solid, frozen, lyophilized or dried into a powder. Additionally, the medium is formulated with a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier as a vehicle for internal administration, applied directly to a food item or product, formulated with a salve or ointment for topical applications, or, for example, made into or added to surgical glue to accelerate healing of sutures following invasive procedures. Also, the medium may be further processed to concentrate or reduce one or more factors or components contained within the medium.05-14-2009
20090123502MULTI-LAYERED FONDANT CONTAINING CHEWING GUM - The present invention is directed to a multi-layered chewing gum, comprising alternative layers of a chewing gum region comprising a chewing gum composition containing a gum base and a fondant, each layer being separate and discrete and co-extensive, said multilayered chewing gum comprised of at least three layers, wherein the outer layers are comprised of said chewing gum composition, and the fondant layer is sandwiched between the layers comprised of a chewing gum region, said fondant comprised of a first component selected from tastant, a flavor, a sensate and a functional agent and the gum region being comprised of a second component selected from tastant flavor, sensate and a functionality, said first component being distinct from said second component.05-14-2009
20110206751STIMULATABLE ASYMMETRICAL POLYMERSOME - The invention relates to a polymer vesicle with an asymmetrical unilamellar membrane, said membrane being constituted by two distinct layers, a layer (A) and a layer (B), said layers comprising respective amphiphilic block copolymers with layer (A) comprising, in contrast to said layer (B), an effective quantity of amphiphilic block copolymer comprising at least one stimulatable hydrophobic polymer block, said block polymers provided by said copolymers being capable of adopting a new steric configuration in response to an exogenous stimulus, conditioning the rupture of said unilamellar membrane. The invention also provides a method of producing said vesicle, a method of encapsulating an active ingredient in said vesicles, and a method of controlled release of the active ingredient.08-25-2011
20110206750NOVEL COSMETIC OR DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to novel cosmetic or dermatological compositions comprising at least one specific titanium dioxide and at least one self-tanning agent and a cosmetically acceptable carrier. The compositions are in particular suitable for artificial/sunless tanning and/or browning of human skin.08-25-2011
20110206748COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE ACTIVE AGENT AND PARTICLES CONTAINING AT LEAST ONE COLORED INORGANIC PIGMENT IN A MATRIX, AND SKINCARE USE THEREOF - Disclosed herein is a cosmetic composition for treating and/or caring for the skin, which comprises, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one cosmetic active agent and at least one colored particle comprising at least one inorganic pigment arranged inside a matrix, wherein the composition has an opacity of less than or equal to 35%. Also disclosed herein is a cosmetic treatment process comprising applying this composition to keratin materials. Further disclosed herein is a method for lightening and/or unifying the complexion of the skin and/or for correcting the appearance of skin marks and dyschromias comprising applying a composition of the present disclosure to the skin.08-25-2011
20100119562Structured Personal Care Compositions Comprising A Clay - Structured personal care compositions comprising a clay are contemplated, as well as methods for using such compositions.05-13-2010
20090087463Cosmetic containing glass flakes - A cosmetic of the present invention contains glass flakes. The glass flakes have a composition including at least 52 mass % of silicon dioxide and 5 mass % or less of alkali metal oxides. The glass flakes have an average thickness of 0.1 to 1.0 μm, an average particle diameter of 1 to 100 μm, and an average aspect ratio of 10 or greater. The average aspect ratio is obtained by dividing the average particle diameter by the average thickness. The particle diameter distribution index of the glass flakes is 5.0 or less. The particle diameter distribution index is obtained by dividing D90 by D10, where in the particle size distribution of the glass flakes, D10 is a particle diameter at which the cumulative mass distribution of particle diameters reaches 10% when counted from the smaller side, and D90 is a particle diameter at which the cumulative mass distribution of particle diameters reaches 90% when counted from the smaller side.04-02-2009
20090196894Self Tanning Composition - Disclosed is a method for the colouration of skin or a keratinic fibre, characterized in that the skin or keratinic fibre is contacted with a formulation containing a dispersion of solid particles of a tanning substance selected from a compound of the formula (I) wherein i is 0 or 1 and each of R08-06-2009
20090196893Aqueous Cosmetic Composition, Especially for Use as Moisturizing Lotions - The invention relates to the use of an aqueous composition comprising at least one surface-active agent in the form of bilayers and exhibiting a structure of sponge phase type as cosmetic composition or for the preparation of a cosmetic composition.08-06-2009
20110182957CELLULOSICS FOR TISSUE REPLACEMENT - This invention relates to biomaterial compositions, methods and kits for producing hydrogels with tunable physico-chemical properties. Specifically, the invention relates to producing cellulosic hydrogels having optimized physico-chemical properties enabling support of cell growth or as replacement or filler for tissue repair, reconstruction or augmentation.07-28-2011
20090246237FLUID POWDER DENTIFRICE FOR THE TREATMENT OF THE GUMS, AND A CORRESPONDING PRODUCTION METHOD - The dentifrice powder comprises grains of ground pumice stone coated with particles of a dry extract of fruit tree leaves, in particular pawpaw leaves, and is preferably obtained by carrying out a method comprising the following steps: 10-01-2009
20100021511DISPERSION COMPOSITION, COSMETIC PREPARATION FOR SKIN CARE, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING DISPERSION COMPOSITION - The present invention provides: a dispersion composition including a carotenoid-containing oily component, the dispersion composition being obtained by mixing an aqueous dispersion containing emulsion particles containing the carotenoid-containing oily component and a phospholipid or a derivative thereof with an aqueous composition containing ascorbic acid or a derivative thereof and an oily component that is 20% by mass or less relative to the mass of the whole dispersion composition, and the dispersion composition having emulsion particles having an average particle diameter of 200 nm or less; a dispersion composition including a carotenoid-containing oily component, the dispersion composition being obtained by mixing an aqueous dispersion containing emulsion particles containing a carotenoid-containing oily component and a phospholipid or a derivative thereof with an aqueous composition containing ascorbic acid or a derivative thereof and a pH adjusting agent, and the dispersion composition having a pH value in the range of 5 to 7.5; and a cosmetic preparation for skin care including one or other of the dispersion compositions.01-28-2010
20100047298PROCESS FOR TREATING THE SKIN BY APPLYING SILICONE COMPOUNDS - The invention relates to a cosmetic treatment method for improving the superficial appearance of the skin, and especially for reducing the visible and/or tactile irregularities of the skin, such as cutaneous microrelief. According to said method, a filling product is applied to the irregularities, said product resulting from a hydrosilylation reaction, in the presence of a catalyst, between two compounds X and Y, at least one of said compounds being a silicone compound, and both compounds being brought into contact with each other in the presence of a catalyst such that the reaction occurs at least partially on the skin.02-25-2010
20100021509Cosmetics containing a multi-functional composite powder - This invention provides cosmetics containing a multi-functional composite powder having the properties of (a) an excellent adhesiveness, (b) an excellent extendability, (c) an appropriate glossy effect, (d) a homogeneous cosmetic film, (e) an appropriate covering capability, (f) a cosmetic film not causing a white masking, (g) a high compatibility between a color appearance of cosmetics and a color tone of the cosmetic film, (h) an excellent soft-focusing capability, (i) an excellent ultraviolet protective effect, and the like. The multi-functional composite powder is constituted by a scale-like base material, a group of particles comprising at least fine particles of titanium dioxide deposited on a surface of the scale-like base material, and a thin film of a composite oxide containing titanium and iron coated thereon.01-28-2010
20090202598INVERT EMULSION COMPRISING AN AQUEOUS SOLUTION OF HYDROGEN PEROXIDE AND AN INERT PHASE WITH WATER SOLUBILITY OF LESS THAN 1% - The invention relates to an invert emulsion for bleaching keratin fibres and, in particular, human keratin fibres, such as hair. According to the invention, the emulsion consists of an inert phase comprising at least one non-oxygenated, non-perfluorinated liquid compound having a water solubility at 25° C. of less than 1% and an aqueous solution of hydrogen peroxide, said inert phase representing at least 20 wt.-% of the total weight of the invert emulsion and the volume-average diameter of the dispersed aqueous phase being greater than 200 nm. The invention also relates to a bleaching method which employs the inventive invert emulsion either as it is or in the form of a ready-to-use composition and to the use of said emulsion for bleaching keratin fibres. The inventive emulsion can be used to lighten keratin fibres quickly and significantly while limiting damage to said fibres and skin irritation.08-13-2009
20090004232BIOACTIVE PHARMACEUTICAL/COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS AND MIXED SOLUBILIZATION PROCESS FOR THE FORMULATION THEREOF - Physically stable pharmaceutical/cosmetic compositions contain at least one hydrophilic phase, at least one lipophilic phase and at least one active principle, e.g., at least one steroidal anti-inflammatory agent, anti-fungal agent, anti-parasitic agent, nuclear receptor modulator and/or sex steroid, said at least one active principle being present in dissolved state in each of these phases; these are formulated via characteristic multi-step methodology.01-01-2009
20100008960Beauty/medication patch - A beauty/medication patch including a substrate, an outer layer, and a medication lotion; the outer layer being made of a degradable material being disposed on the substrate; one or a plurality of micro-probe array being disposed on a surface of the outer layer; the medication lotion being coated between the substrate and the outer layer, and/or admixed in the substrate; the patch being attached to a human skin, the micro-probe array piercing through a stratum corneum layer of the human skin and naturally being degraded by human skin or absorbed and metabolized by a human body; and the medication lotion penetrating into the skin and being absorbed by the human skin.01-14-2010
20090208543METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR APPLYING A PROTECTIVE ORAL CARE COMPOSITION - Compositions and methods for whitening human teeth containing peroxide and a hydroperoxidase inhibitor. The compositions exhibit superior teeth whitening effects while also retaining a greater amount of peroxide compared to compositions not containing the hydroperoxidase inhibitors. The compositions may be formulated in a hydrocarbon humectant free vehicle comprising a peroxide compound, a hydroperoxidase inhibitor, a chelating agent, an anti-oxidizing agent, and a thickening agent. The compositions may further include compounds to reduce oxidative stress. Also disclosed is a delivery system including a flexible film, an oral care composition that contacts the teeth, an adhesive material that generally contacts the soft tissues, and a physical barrier that prevents contact between the oral care composition and the adhesive material.08-20-2009
20100080833STABLE, CONCENTRATED AND DILUTE, OIL-IN-WATER EMULSIONS, THEIR PROCESSES OF PREPARATION, AND FORMULATION PROCESS EMPLOYING THESE EMULSIONS - A stable oil-in-water emulsion, a process for the preparing such emulsion, and a formulation process employing the emulsion. The stable oil-in-water emulsion is obtained from an air-in-water preemulsion to which a simple or complex fatty substance is added by moderate mixing, preferably without exerting a shear force. The air-in-water preemulsion includes a surfactant, preferably a nonionic surfactant, a co surfactant chosen from hydrophilic compounds, preferably having at least one hydroxyl group, which are chosen in particular from the family of the polyols, and an aqueous phase. The ratios of these three components of the preemulsion are chosen within the region of ordered liquid crystal structure of the phase diagram of these three components and/or in ratios chosen so that the structure of the mixture of these three components, observed under a microscope in polarized light, exhibits birefringence characteristics.04-01-2010
20100080831Composition Comprising Microcapsules - A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, and one or more formaldehyde scavenger which reacts with formaldehyde to achieve more than about 60% reaction completeness in about 15 minutes time at pH 8 and at about 21° C. A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, one or more sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger and optionally a non-sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger.04-01-2010
20110195101Polysaccharide Capsules and Methods of Preparation - The present invention is directed to seamless capsules and methods for making seamless capsules having a high oil content as described herein. More specifically, the present invention is directed to seamless capsules, and methods for making seamless capsules, made from a process involving the steps of: (a) preparing an emulsion comprising oil, water, an emulsifier, and at least one of a water-soluble monovalent metal salt, polyvalent metal salt, and an acid, wherein said oil is present in an amount of at least 50% by weight of said emulsion; with the proviso that said emulsion does not contain marmelo mucilage; and (b) adding portions of said emulsion to an aqueous gelling bath comprised of at least one ionic polysaccharide thereby encapsulating said portions of said emulsion in a polysaccharide gel membrane, and optionally (c) drying the resulting capsules by removing water.08-11-2011
20110195103COSMETIC OR DERMOPHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING PSEUDOALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACT - Cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions containing 08-11-2011
20110195102PEPTIDES USEFUL IN THE TREATMENT AND/OR CARE OF SKIN, MUCOUS MEMBRANES, SCALP AND/OR HAIR AND THEIR USE IN COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS - Peptides with general formula (I): R08-11-2011
20110195099PARTICULATE WAX COMPOSITES HAVING A CORE/SHELL STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF AND THE USE THEREOF - The invention relates to inorganic-organic composite particles having a core/shell structure, wherein the composite particles comprise an organically based core having at least one wax, and an inorganically based shell surrounding said core, and to a method for the production thereof and to the use thereof08-11-2011
20110195098Porous, Dissolvable Solid Substrate and Surface Resident Coating Comprising Water Sensitive Actives - The present invention relates to personal care compositions, especially those personal care compositions in the form of a personal care article that is a porous dissolvable solid substrate. The porous dissolvable solid substrate has a surface resident coating comprising a water sensitive active that can deliver a consumer benefit.08-11-2011
20090191246Method of producing scale-like composite particles - In a method of producing scale-like composite particles, a dispersion liquid is prepared to include scale-like inorganic particles coated with resin and spherical fine particles having an average particle diameter in a range from 0.1 to 3.0 μm. The scale-like inorganic particles coated with the resin and the spherical fine particles is dispersed in water, alcohol, or a mixture dispersant of the water and the alcohol. Then, the dispersion liquid is sprayed in a heated air stream for drying so that the spherical fine particles are adhered on the scale-like inorganic particles coated with resin by an electrostatic force generated by contact between the particles.07-30-2009
20100150976BIOLOGICALLY DEGRADABLE MULTILAYER SYSTEM - An object made of at least two layers is disclosed, in which a first layer is a biologically degradable water-soluble support material containing an active agent and connected to at least one second layer, which is made up of a biologically degradable but water-insoluble material in the form of fibers. The active agents can be pharmaceutical agents, cosmetics, cleaning agents, agrochemicals and biocides. The object serves for the controlled release of at least one active agent based on the effect of water. The fiber structure of the second layer permits a control of the speed of water entry and/or exit.06-17-2010
20100150975Structured Composition Comprising an Encapsulated Active - A structured liquid composition having a liquid matrix having water and a fibrous network structurant, the fibrous network structurant having a non-polymeric crystalline hydroxyl-functional materials; a bacterial cellulose network; and mixtures thereof; and an encapsulated active. The encapsulated active is suspended within the liquid matrix of the structured liquid composition such that the encapsulated actives do not undesirably sink, float, or collect in any discrete portion of the composition. Further, the structured liquid composition can be in the form of a raw material such as an encapsulated active slurry, in the form of an additive such as a laundry additive, and as a consumer end product. In one embodiment, the encapsulated active is a perfume microcapsule.06-17-2010
20100150974ORAL CARE PRODUCT - An oral care product comprising a source of calcium ions, a source of phosphate ions, and an insoluble whitening agent for deposition onto the teeth, characterised in that the source of calcium ions and the source of phosphate ions are physically separate prior to the use of the product.06-17-2010
20100150973Granules for use in Formulations of Personal Care and/or Home Care Products and Products Containing Said Granules - The present invention relates to a granule for use in formulations of personal care and/or home care products having liquid to creamy (or pasty) consistency, the granule or granules being specially suitable for use as visual agents, delivery systems, exfoliating and/or abrasive agents in these products. The object of the present invention is to provide granules consisting of clay or clay and starch, which maintain their physical integrity in formulations of personal care and/or home care products with liquid to creamy (or pasty) consistency. This object is achieved by a granule consisting of the combination of clay and starch, wherein at least one portion of clay is thermally treated, with modification of the crystalline structure of at least one fraction of the treated clay. The object is also achieved by a granule consisting of clay, wherein at least one portion of the clay is thermally treated, with alteration of the crystalline structure of at least one fraction of the clay.06-17-2010
20100150972Paper Tube Packaging with Open End And Coated Cap - A biodegradable tube comprises a mom-rigid paper tubular body defining a lumen for containing a semi-solid composition; a paper tubular cap that slidably mates with the body; and wherein interior surfaces of the each of the body and the cap have a coating that is substantially impermeable to the semi-solid composition. In preferred embodiments the tube body and cap have tapered sealed ends, the coating comprises an adhesive, and the walls of the tube/cap comprise a rolled paper material upon which the coating has been applied. Contemplated semi-solid product materials include for example lip balm, facial cream, lotion, deodorant, sunscreen, caulk, grease sticks, mosquito repellant, and shoe polish.06-17-2010
20100047295SKIN CARE COMPOSITION - 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.02-25-2010
20100047291COSMETIC FORMULATIONS WITH IR PROTECTION - The present invention relates to cosmetic formulations with IR protection which are distinguished by the fact that they comprise functional pigments. The invention furthermore relates to cosmetic formulations which, besides the IR pigment, comprise colorants, fillers, cosmetic active compounds and cosmetic raw materials and auxiliaries, and to the use thereof in care and decorative cosmetics.02-25-2010
20120177710TOPICALLY APPLICABLE COMPOSITION FOR USE AS A SKIN BLEACHING AGENT - Topical composition for use especially as a skin lightener, characterized in that it contains an effective amount of at least one compound of general formula (I) or a mixture of such compounds and/or an acid addition salt thereof:07-12-2012
20090017082COLORED METALLIC PIGMENT, PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME, AND COATING COMPOSITION AND COSMETIC PREPARATION CONTAINING SAID COLORED METALLIC PIGMENT - This invention provides a colored metallic pigment, which can develop a variety of colors and varied interference colors while maintaining good lightfastness, weatherfastness and hiding power, a process for producing the same, a coating composition containing the colored metallic pigment and capable of providing a coating film having excellent finished appearance, and a cosmetic preparation containing the colored metallic pigment, having excellent hiding power, and capable of providing sharp hue. The colored metallic pigment comprises at least a metallic pigment, an amorphous silicon oxide film layer provided on the surface of the metallic pigment, a metal layer provided on the surface of the amorphous silicon oxide film layer, and metallic particles provided on the surface of the metal layer. The metallic particles are provided so as to directly cover a part of the surface of the metal layer. In the colored metallic pigment, the metal layer preferably comprises at least one metal selected from Sn, Pd, Pt and Au. The metallic particle preferably comprises at least one metal selected from Cu, Ni and Ag.01-15-2009
20100119560NANO-EMULSION, THE USE THEREOF, AND PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF - Embodiments of the present invention relate to nanoemulsions, the use thereof and preparation method thereof wherein the nanoemulsion contains a crosspolymer comprising at least one of a polyacrylic acid chain and a derivative of the polyacrylic acid chain; and polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene compound. According to one embodiment, the nanoemulsion forms a droplet with a diameter in the range of about 43 nm to about 96 nm.05-13-2010
20090060960Preparation containing barium sulfate - The invention relates to a preparation containing barium sulfate, a method for the production thereof, and the use thereof.03-05-2009
20100074929ADMINISTRATION OF AGENTS MIMICKING DOPACHROME TAUTOMERASE (TRP-2) ACTIVITY FOR PROTECTING HAIR FOLLICLE MELANOCYTES - Agents mimicking DOPAchrome tautomerase activity are administered, notably topically applied, to protect and/or regenerate the melanocytes of hair follicles, to promote the cyclic renewal of the follicular pigmentation unit, to prevent and/or limit and/or arrest the development of canities, and to maintain the natural pigmentation of gray or white head hair and/or body hair.03-25-2010
20100143424CASEIN NANOPARTICLE - It is an object of the present invention to provide: a positively charged nanoparticle which can be produced without using surfactants or synthetic polymers, the size of which can be controlled, which is stable at acidic condition, and which contains an active substance therein; and a method for producing the same. The present invention provides a casein particle, wherein zeta potential is positive.06-10-2010
20120244204COMPOSITION FOR EXTERNAL USE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A method for producing a composition for external use containing a physiologically acceptable salt of a tranexamate as an active ingredient, which is dispersed in the composition in the state of fine particles, includes dissolving a physiologically acceptable salt of the tranexamate in a solvent to prepare a solution, to which a salting-out agent is added to precipitate the salt. Such salt is so dispersed in a composition for external use in the state of fine particles, that the tranexamate salt can be mixed without using a large amount of an oil component to obtain a composition for external use affording excellent feel of use and stability.09-27-2012
20120244203COMPOSITION FOR ORAL CAVITY - An oral composition includes high stain removal efficiency relative to its abrasive ability. The oral composition contains fused silica and a dental abrasive. The oral composition has a high stain removal ability relative to the abrasive ability thereof. In other words, the ratio (stain removal ability/abrasive ability) of the oral composition is high. Accordingly, the use of the oral composition makes it possible to efficiently remove stains without damaging the teeth more than necessary.09-27-2012
20120244202METHODS OF PHOTOPROTECTING A MATERIAL AGAINST SOLAR UV RADIATION USING PHOTONIC PARTICLES; COMPOSITIONS - A method of photoprotecting a material against solar UV radiation by treating the material using a composition having a dispersion of photonic particles with a mean size in the range 1 μm to 500 μm, each having a diffracting arrangement of monodisperse nanoparticles or voids, the diffraction spectrum of the arrangement including a first order reflection peak in the wavelength range 250 nm to 400 nm, or by integrating the dispersion of photonic particles into the material.09-27-2012
20120244201PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF AROMATIZED CHEWING FOAMS FOR COSMETIC PRODUCTS - The invention relates to a process for the preparation of novel aromatized chewing foams for the oral care sector based on polyurethane-polyureas and aromatizing compositions.09-27-2012
20120244200METHOD FOR INCORPORATING A HYDROPHOBIC MATERIAL INTO A SKIN CARE COMPOSITION - A method for incorporating a hydrophobic material into a skin care composition comprising: forming a base comprising mixing an acrylate polymer and a surfactant; forming a hydrophobic material premix comprising mixing a hydrophobic material and a yield value increasing cationic polymer; and combining the hydrophobic material premix with the base, wherein the method is carried out at a temperature of no greater than 50° C.09-27-2012
20120244199Skin Nourishing Ball - A skin nourishing ball is disclosed. The skin nourishing ball has as a transparent ball body that includes a casing made of fish-scale collagen and a fish embryo extract particle enclosed in the casing. The fish embryo extract is taken from a fertilized fish embryo and therefore highly stable against deterioration. In addition, the fish embryo extract is effective in reducing fine lines on the skin, improving skin elasticity, and enhancing the spontaneous moisture-retaining ability of skin. Due to the granular configuration of the skin nourishing ball, it is possible not only to take a specific quantity of such balls for use, but also to control the quantity with ease, thereby preventing the user from applying an excessive or insufficient quantity of the skin nourishing balls to the skin.09-27-2012
20120183592COSMETIC PIGMENTS, THEIR PRODUCTION METHOD, AND COSMETICS CONTAINING THE COSMETIC PIGMENTS - To provide cosmetic pigments that are human-body friendly with good skin adhesion and that provide good feeling, their production method, and cosmetics containing such cosmetic pigments which provide fresh and enriched feeling accordingly.07-19-2012
20120183591Surfactant Mixtures for Improving the Deposition of Active Substances and for Reducing the Skin Irritant Action - A cosmetic or pharmaceutical rinse-off formulation contains 0.2% by weight to 20% by weight of a phase A; 0.1% by weight to 50% by weight of an active substance; a detergent; and the remainder being water. The phase A is a mixture of 20% by weight to 90% by weight of a surfactant mixture of isethionates, acyl lactylates and one of alkyl glutamates and alkyl glucosides and 10% by weight to 80% by weight of water, alcohol, polyol or mixtures thereof. The phase A forms multilamellar vesicles. The cosmetic or pharmaceutical rinse-off formulation is a clear product with the multilamellar vesicles of phase A having an average diameter of less than 100 nm.07-19-2012
20120183590Cosmetic Composition Comprising An Ampholytic Copolymer - The present invention relates to novel cosmetic compositions, more particularly for treating the skin or the hair, comprising an ampholytic artificial copolymer. The invention also relates to the use of the polymer in cosmetic compositions. The polymer comprises units derived from a polycationic monomer and units derived from a monomer of acidic nature.07-19-2012
20120183589Lipid Nanoparticles For Gene Therapy - The present invention relates to a lipid nanoparticle system comprising a lipid component, a cationic surfactant, a non-ionic surfactant, a polysaccharide and, optionally, a positively charged peptide, useful for the release of pharmacologically active molecules, and especially for transfecting genetic material into cells and/or tissues. It also relates to methods for obtaining nanoparticles, to pharmaceutical compositions comprising it, as well as to the use thereof in gene therapy.07-19-2012
20120183588HIGH LOAD DISPERSIONS - The present invention relates to the field of carrier and delivery systems for active molecular compounds. In particular, the present invention provides aqueous dispersions for delivery of active molecular compounds.07-19-2012
20120183587FLAVONOL COMPOSITIONS - Described are 3-hydroxyflavonol compositions with improved water-solubility and methods of making the compositions.07-19-2012
20130078295SKIN ANTIAGING TREATMENT - A method for skin antiaging treatment including administering Botulinum toxin to an area of facial and/or neck skin, combined with the administration of a cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition having a cosmetically or pharmaceutically effective amount of at least one peptide derived from the SNAP-25 protein and/or at least one enkephalin-derived peptide, and at least one cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable excipient or adjuvant.03-28-2013
20130078293HYBRID POWDER OF HALLOYSITE NANOTUBE AND LIGHT-SCATTERING NANOPARTICLE, METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME, AND UVSCREENING COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME AS ACTIVE INGREDIENT - The present invention provides a hybrid powder of halloysite nanotubes and light-scattering nanoparticles, a method for preparing the same, and a UV-screening cosmetic composition containing the same as an active ingredient. The hybrid powder of halloysite nanotubes and light-scattering nanoparticles according to the present invention, in which the light-scattering nanoparticles are loaded into the halloysite nanotubes, can prevent the light-scattering nanoparticles from penetrating the skin, which minimizes side effects, and has excellent UV-screening effect. Thus, the hybrid powder of halloysite nanotubes and light-scattering nanoparticles according to the present invention can be effectively used as a UV-screening cosmetic composition.03-28-2013
20130078294Multi-Active Microtargeted Anti-Aging Skin Care Cream Polymer Technology - A comprehensive, single agent cosmetic cream or lotion containing a high number of ingredients that target anti-aging in a defined manner. The cream or lotion contains a high number and variety of active substances that demonstrate excellent safety and efficacy in all of the various defined categories of skin aging, including but not limited to wrinkles, abnormal pigment or brown spots due to aging of the skin and an unexpectedly high efficacy in the reduction of redness and acne and rosacea blemishes03-28-2013
20130078292COMPOSITION FOR PREVENTING OR TREATING DENTIN-ASSOCIATED SYMPTOMS OR DISEASES, AND METHOD USING THE SAME - Provided is a formulation for oral teeth, which includes a plurality of calcium ion carriers and a plurality of calcium-containing particulates. The particulates are carried by the calcium ion carriers, such that the formulation can prevent or rapidly treat dentin-associated symptoms or diseases, while providing a prolonged prophylactic or therapeutic effect.03-28-2013
20130034592HYDROGEL - A hydrogel composed of a polyanionic polysaccharide derivative having a hydrophobic group introduced by covalent bonding and a salt solution with a salt concentration of 50 mM or more and 200 mM or less, the hydrogel having an aggregate structure with an average particle diameter of 100 to 2000 nm in the diluted solution, as well as a method for manufacturing the hydrogel comprising the steps of preparing a mixture containing a polyanionic polysaccharide derivative having a hydrophobic group introduced and a salt solution with a salt concentration of 50 mM or more and 200 mM or less and subjecting the mixture to heat treatment. The hydrogel of the present invention has a long-term stability and may be filtered using a porous filter having a pore diameter of 5 μm or more.02-07-2013
20130084317Low Calorie Composite Sweetener As Sugar Alternative And Methods For Producing The Same - The invention provides a process for producing a low calorie composite sweetener as a sugar alternative. The invention further provides a low calorie composite sweetener that can be used in many products. The low calorie composite sweetener is useful as non-caloric sweeteners in edible and chewable compositions such as any beverages, confectionaries, bakeries, cookies, chewing gums, and alike.04-04-2013
20130084318MICROSPHERES AND PHOTOPROTECTIVE PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING SAME - The invention relates to photoprotective cosmetic compositions comprising microspheres and a process to prepare them. In particular, the invention is especially effective in protecting the skin against visible solar radiation while ensuring a highly acceptable even skin tone and appearance. The present inventors have developed a microsphere with hollow interior and shell of a material having a specific optical property and specific thickness and coated with another material having a different specific optical property, a combination of which gives the microsphere surprising benefits both in terms of protection from the harmful sun rays while giving a pleasing skin appearance when these microspheres are incorporated in topical compositions.04-04-2013
20110262506TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING COATED ACTIVE AGENTS - Provided is a multi component topical system including at least one component including at least one first active agent coated by metal oxide; and at least one skin treating component free of the active agent. Further provided are methods of using the multi component topical system and kits including them.10-27-2011
20090110704COSMETIC COMPOSITION BASED ON A MAGNETIC OR MAGNETISABLE MATERIAL, THE PREPARATION THEREOF AND USE THEREOF FOR CLEANSING THE EPIDERMIS - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition based on a magnetic or magnetisable material, the preparation thereof and use thereof for surface and deep cleansing of the epidermis. Said cosmetic composition has revealed to be particularly useful for preparing a mask for cleansing the epidermis of the face, breast, hands and body and, simultaneously, for maintaining the aesthetic appearance and functional efficiency thereof.04-30-2009
20130039963COMPOSITION COMPRISING A SUPERABSORBENT POLYMER AND A GEMINI SURFACTANT - A cosmetic composition in the form of an emulsion comprising at least one aqueous phase and at least one fatty phase, at least one superabsorbent polymer and at least one surfactant of formula (I):02-14-2013
20130039961Personal Care Compositions Comprising Shaped Abrasive Particles - A personal care composition is disclosed comprising abrasive particles. The personal care composition may take a variety of forms such as a leave-on composition or an emulsion and/or may comprise one or more actives or agents.02-14-2013
20130039962ENCAPSULATES - The present application relates to encapsulates, compositions, products comprising such encapsulates, and processes for making and using such encapsulates. Such encapsulates comprise a core comprising a perfume and a shell that encapsulates said core, such encapsulates may optionally comprise a parametric balancing agent, such shell comprising one or more azobenzene moieties.02-14-2013
20090104238METHOD FOR PRODUCING POLYMERS MODIFIED BY SILICONE - Silicone-modified polymers of ethylenically unsaturated monomers are prepared in the form of aqueous polymer dispersions or water-redispersible polymer powders, by 04-23-2009
20100112023SILICONE MICROPARTICLES COMPRISING SILICONE ELASTOMER SPHERICAL MICROPARTICLES COATED WITH POLYORGANOSILSESQUIOXANE, AND METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME - Provided are silicone microparticles including 100 parts by mass of silicone elastomer spherical microparticles having a volume average particle diameter within a range from 0.1 to 100 μm, and 0.5 to 25 parts by mass of a polyorganosilsesquioxane that coats the surface of the silicone elastomer spherical microparticles, in which the silicone elastomer is capable of absorbing not less than 30 parts by mass of at least one oily substance selected from the group consisting of sebum, hydrocarbon oils and ester oils per 100 parts by mass of the silicone elastomer. These silicone microparticles are capable of absorbing a large amount of the above oily substances, are able to ameliorate various problems caused by sebum such as changes in cosmetic make-up properties, changes in the color of cosmetic materials and increased shininess of cosmetic materials, and are also able to suppress the greasiness, stickiness, and oily film feeling of cosmetic materials containing at least one of liquid oils composed of hydrocarbon oils and ester oils. The silicone microparticles can be produced by hydrolyzing and condensing an organotrialkoxysilane in a water medium, in the presence of the above silicone elastomer spherical microparticles and an alkaline material, thereby coating the surface of the silicone elastomer spherical microparticles with a polyorganosilsesquioxane.05-06-2010
20100112020NANOFIBROUS STRUCTURES AND THEIR USE IN DENTAL APPLICATIONS - An electrospinning device is described for producing nanofibrous porous structures. The device comprises three or more neighbouring outlets (05-06-2010
20100112022Antiperspirant Products and Methods of Merchandising the Same - A method of merchandising an antiperspirant product, comprising the steps of offering a solid or cream antiperspirant product for sale, wherein the antiperspirant product is a water-in-oil emulsion comprising 5% or more of water and one or more plant-derived materials in the continuous oil phase and communicating to perspective buyers that the antiperspirant product is natural and/or provides an environmental benefit.05-06-2010
20100322983Personal-Care Composition - A personal-care composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion is disclosed that provides improved skin feel and effective wrinkle-filling. The personal-care composition comprises a silicone elastomer; a silicone fluid; a combination of particulate materials; a polymeric thickener; and water. The combination comprises at least three particulate materials which pack together in order to fill wrinkles.12-23-2010
20090155323SKIN COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A skin cosmetic composition comprising: a hydrogel particle comprising a non-crosslinked hydrogel containing an oil component therein dispersed in an aqueous medium; a hydrogel particle comprising a non-crosslinked hydrogel containing an oil component therein; and a process for preparing a hydrogel particle comprising the steps of discharging an oil component-emulsified or dispersed solution prepared by dissolving a non-crosslinked hydrogel in an aqueous solution, with vibration from an orifice to form droplets; and cooling the droplets to solidify.06-18-2009
20090155322SELF-TANNING EFFECTS - A cosmetic composition and method is herein described for sunless tanning to impart a glow/shiny effect on skin. The composition includes a sunless tanning agent and coated beads incorporating tan colored pigment. A colorant which imparts a color other than tan to the beads is distributed within the coating. The cosmetic composition provides to the skin an immediate tan via the disintegrated beads. Sunless tanning agent acts more slowly and eventually will replace the pigment effect. The coating with colorant prevents the formula undesirably from appearing tan. Instead a color such as white renders the formula more aesthetically pleasing and more in line with the visuals paradigm of a moisturizer rather than a foundation.06-18-2009
20090155320Method for producing hydroxyapatite particles - This invention relates generally to a preparation of bone repair compositions, and more special refers to a novel technology in preparing a matrix building polymer i.e. collagen with inclusions of hydroxyapatite particles as biomaterial for medical applications. In this composition that consists of hydroxyapatite particles embedded in a matrix at least 50% nm. Said composition is suitable as bone implant material, dental cement and for applications in wound healing.06-18-2009
20090155319METHOD FOR PRODUCING COSMETIC AND/OR DERMATOLOGICAL POWDER - A cosmetic or dermatological powder, which comprises (i) from 61 to 99.99% by weight is relative to the total weight of the powder of at least one starch modified by a combination of esterification and heat-moisture treatment, (ii) from 0.01 to 29.99% by weight is relative to the total weight of the powder, of an oily phase comprising at least one oil.06-18-2009
20090155318PROCESS TO FORM NANO-SIZED MATERIALS, THE COMPOSITIONS AND USES THEREOF - Various embodiments of the invention include systems and methods of generating nano-sized salt particles. These methods include generation of a supersaturated solution of a salt MX by mixing of salts MY and NX in which the solubility of MX is lower than that of MY, NX or NY. In some embodiments, nano-sized particles of MX are grown further by further adiabatic addition of salts MY and/or NX. In some embodiments, MX includes potassium nitrate. Some embodiments include compositions of MX configured for use in treatment of dentine sensitivity.06-18-2009
20100104613ANTIPERSPIRANT OR DEODORANT COMPOSITIONS - It is desirable for antiperspirant or deodorant roll-on compositions to be able to deliver fragrance over an extended period of time after application, but previously contemplated encapsulates were based on starch or similar water-soluble or dispersible shell materials, rendering them ineffective in aqueous emulsions.04-29-2010
20100104611ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS - Anhydrous antiperspirant compositions comprising particulate antiperspirant active; capsules comprising a shear-sensitive shell which encapsulates perfume; and a carrier for the particulate antiperspirant active and capsules; wherein the capsules have a shell of cross-linked gelatin coacervate having a thickness of from 0.25 to 9 μm and providing from 10 to 40% by weight of the capsules, a volume average particle diameter of from 25 to 70 μm, a ratio of shell thickness to the average particle diameter in the range of from 1:5 to 1:120, and a Hysitron hardness in the range of from 1.5 MPa to 50 MPa.04-29-2010
20090155316Oral Wash - An oral wash comprising an aqueous dispersion of transition metal fineparticles such as platinum colloid. The wash is capable of conveniently and quickly eliminating active oxygen species which causes damages of mucosa in the oral cavity, periodontium, and the like.06-18-2009
20100104609HAIR COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A leave-on type hair cosmetic composition having the following two layers A and B: 04-29-2010
20100104612ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS - Fragrance leaches rapidly from capsules having shells made from cross linked gelatin into volatile silicone oils. Unfortunately such oils are much favoured for anhydrous antiperspirant compositions. The rate and extent of leaching can be ameliorated greatly or nearly halted by employing as carrier oil, an ester oil or an ether oil, even in the presence of a significant fraction of volatile silicone oil. Consequently, the capability of antiperspirant compositions to generate detectable fragrance over an extended period after application to the skin is improved by employing ester or ether oil as all or part of the carrier liquid in which the antiperspirant is suspended.04-29-2010
20100104610Color cosmetics comprising a random terpolymer - Topically applicable, water-resistant cosmetic or dermatological compositions well suited for the cosmetic color compositions for human skin and/or hair comprising at least one 04-29-2010
20100040654EXFOLIATING AND MOISTURIZING COMPOSITION AND METHOD - An exfoliating and moisturizing composition for the skin includes a wax component having a melting point of at least 35° C. and an exfoliant mineral component dispersed in the wax component. The mineral component has a particle size of no more than 3 microns. Minerals may include a clay and/or a mineral salt. The composition may include water and surfactants. Also disclosed is a method for exfoliating the skin through the use of the composition.02-18-2010
20090304757Cosmetic Compositions Comprising A Powdered Thermoplastic - The present invention relates to cosmetic compositions used in particular in the care and makeup field. The invention relates to cosmetic compositions for making up and/or caring for keratin materials such as the skin, lips, nails, head hair, eyelashes, eyebrows or body hair of human beings. It relates more particularly to cosmetic compositions comprising a powdered thermoplastic polymer, and also to the use of this powder for improving the properties of cosmetic compositions.12-10-2009
20090142382Powder Cosmetic Composition - Methods for preparing a solid powder cosmetic composition comprise heating a wax component and one or more cosmetic powders at a temperature sufficient to melt the wax, and subsequently cooling the mixture to provide a solid composition comprising a wax matrix having particulate materials homogenously dispersed therein.06-04-2009
20090068238Cosmetic composition containing elastomers - The present invention relates to a solid anhydrous cosmetic composition comprising at least one non-spherical silicone elastomer and at least one silicone elastomer powder coated with a silicone resin. The invention also relates to a makeup process comprising the application to keratin materials of the said composition, and also to its use for obtaining a uniform makeup result that shows good fastness of the color over time.03-12-2009
20090087462Use of pyrimidine derivatives for cosmetic purposes - The present invention is directed to the use of certain pyrimidine derivatives for cosmetic purposes, i.e. for the preparation of a composition for providing a cosmetic effect. It was found that said pyrimidine derivatives are particularly useful for treating wrinkles but also for thickening the epidermis, for improving hair growth and for treating grey hair. The present invention is also directed to a composition containing said pyrimidine derivatives. In particular, said composition is a cosmetic preparation.04-02-2009
20130045260Solid Emulsified Cosmetic - An object of the present invention is to provide a solid emulsified cosmetic that stably contains a large amount of a high refractive index silicone oil; gives a lustrous finish; and has a skin irregularity-correcting effect. Thus, a solid emulsified cosmetic of the present invention is characterized by comprising: (A) 4 to 18% by mass of a high refractive index silicone oil with a refractive index of 1.45 or higher at 25° C., (B) a (dimethicone/phenyl vinyl dimethicone)crosspolymer, (C) a hydrophobic or hydrophobically-treated powder, and (D) a wax.02-21-2013
20130045261ANHYDROUS FOAM COMPRISING SILICA - An anhydrous cosmetic composition in the foam form includes at least one pasty fatty substance in a content of between 10 and 50% by weight, at least one wax in a content of between 4 and 20% by weight, at least one nonvolatile oil in a content of between 40 and 70% by weight and silica in a content of between 3 and 15% by weight, the silica being present in the form of particles exhibiting a mean size of greater than or equal to 0.5 μm and preferably of less than 100 μm.02-21-2013
20100028393Cosmetic Composition - Cosmetic composition comprising a continuous aqueous phase, a first dispersed, non-aqueous phase comprising hydrophobic colorant and a second dispersed, non-aqueous phase being substantially free of hydrophobic colorant; a method for preparing this composition and its use thereof.02-04-2010
20130045257AEROSOL SHAVE COMPOSITION COMPRISING A HYDROPHOBICAL AGENT FORMING AT LEAST ONE MICRODROPLET AND AN ANTI-IRRITATION AGENT - An aerosol shave composition, preferably a post foaming shave gel, comprising a hydrophobic agent, such as a silicone, in the form of a microdroplet having a particle size from about 0.15 microns to about 10 microns and an anti-irritation agent such as zinc pyrithione, and a method of making.02-21-2013
20130045256SHAVE PREPARATIONS COMPRISING AN ANTI-IRRITATION AGENT - A shave preparation comprising water; one or more lipophilic skin conditioning agents; one or more thickening agents; one or more emulsifying agents; and one or more lubricants, and an anti-irritation agent such as zinc pyrithione.02-21-2013
20130045255Personal Care Methods - Methods are provided to enhance deposition of zinc pyrithione.02-21-2013
20130045259COSMETIC PRODUCT COMPRISING UV-BLOCKING COSMETIC COMPOSITION IMPREGNATED INTO EXPANDED URETHANE FOAM - The present invention relates to a cosmetic product comprising a UV-blocking W/O or O/W composition of low viscosity packaged in a compact-type container. More specifically, the invention relates to a UV-blocking cosmetic product prepared by impregnating a UV-blocking W/O or O/W cosmetic composition of low viscosity into expanded urethane foam, preparing a compact formulation from the expanded urethane foam impregnated with the composition, and then packaging the compact formulation in a cosmetic container. Thus, the UV-blocking cosmetic product is convenient for the user to carry and use and also has a skin-cooling effect.02-21-2013
20130045258COSMETIC PRODUCT COMPRISING UV-BLOCKING COSMETIC COMPOSITION IMPREGNATED INTO EXPANDED URETHANE FOAM - The present invention relates to a cosmetic product comprising a UV-blocking W/O or O/W composition of low viscosity packaged in a compact-type container. More specifically, the invention relates to a UV-blocking cosmetic product prepared by impregnating a UV-blocking W/O or O/W cosmetic composition of low viscosity into expanded urethane foam, preparing a compact formulation from the expanded urethane foam impregnated with the composition, and then packaging the compact formulation in a cosmetic container. Thus, the UV-blocking cosmetic product is convenient for the user to carry and use and also has a skin-cooling effect.02-21-2013
20130045254Compositions And Methods For Tinting Keratin Material - A cosmetic composition comprising at least one volatile solvent, at least one crosslinked silicone film former, at least one silicone gum, and at least one pigment composition present in an amount sufficient to provide the cosmetic composition with a pigment contrast ratio of greater than 35 and a method for maximizing the intensity and opacity of a color cosmetic composition.02-21-2013
20100143421Delivery Device - A process for the production of water-containing silicone rubber device comprising the steps of mixing an external phase comprising an organopolysiloxane polymer having at least two reactive groups per molecule, a water in oil emulsifier and where required one or more active ingredients and/or optional additives; with an internal phase comprising water and optionally one or more active ingredients to form an emulsion; and subsequently introducing a cure package comprising a cure package comprising a suitable catalyst, which will be determined by the cure reaction between the polymer and where required a cross-linker, and which contains more than two reactive groups, designed to react with the reactive groups in the polymer in the presence of said catalyst in order to cure the external phase of the composition, thereby entrapping the water within the body of said water-containing silicone rubber device. The resulting product is preferably used fragrance delivery in applications selected from aromatherapy anti stress ball, aromatherapy pillow, deodorising shoe sole solid deodorising device for houses, external prosthesis, facial mask for delivery of actives.06-10-2010
20100092527GLASS FLAKES, AND COSMETIC CONTAINING THE SAME - The glass flakes of the present invention each include a glass flake substrate and a coating layer coating the surface of the glass flake substrate. The glass flake substrates have an average thickness of 0.1 to 1.0 μm, and an average particle size of 1 to 100 μm. The coating layers are formed of methyl hydrogen silicone and the content percentage of the coating layers is 0.05 to 2.50 mass % as determined by ignition loss at 625±20° C.04-15-2010
20120164194Cosmetic Sampler Sheet - A cosmetic sample sheet is provided which includes cosmetics contained within or under a solid, water-soluble polymeric film, and supported by a substrate sheet. The cosmetics are easily reconstitutable by a consumer to allow the consumer to try different shades or colors of particular cosmetics.06-28-2012
20130028952FILLER PIGMENTS - Filler pigments based on platelet-shaped substrates, which are coated with barium sulfate and at least two metal oxides and/or metal hydroxides are highly suitable as filler pigments especially for cosmetic formulations.01-31-2013
20130028951Polymer-Liposome Nanocomposite Composition for Percutaneous Absorption, and Method for Preparing Same - Provided are a polymer/liposome nanocomposite composition comprising lipids and poly(amino acids), and a method for preparing same. The polymer/liposome nanocomposite composition has excellent formation stability with respect to surfactants and salts, and can be used in various ways as a drug delivery system in the fields of medicine and cosmetics.01-31-2013
20130028949COSMETIC SPONGE AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A COSMETIC SPONGE - This invention relates to a cosmetic sponge and a method of providing a cosmetic sponge incorporating a non-denatured collagen and other additives for skin care, cleaning, and cosmetic application.01-31-2013
20130028948COMPOSITE PARTICLES AND METHOD FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF - Disclosed are titanium dioxide-containing composite particles which can maintain whiteness of natural titanium dioxide even after calcination step, and can provide titanium dioxide-containing composite particles having excellent weather resistance. In each of the composite particles, at least one oxide layer containing silicon oxide and zirconium oxide is provided as coating components of titanium dioxide. That is, provided are composite particles including a base that contains titanium dioxide and at least one oxide layer that contains silicon oxide and zirconium oxide provided on the base, and a method of producing the composite particles.01-31-2013
20130028947PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION - A topical pharmaceutical composition which has a hydrophilic outer phase, at least one pharmaceutical active ingredient and at least one carrier substance. The carrier substance has at least two lamellar double membrane layers arranged one over another in the manner of a sandwich, wherein between adjacent double membrane layers, aligned parallel to each other, a layer of an inner phase is arranged. The active ingredient is distributed in the double membrane layer and in the layer of the inner phase such that the layer of the inner phase contains the active ingredient in a concentration range between 2% by weight and 98% by weight and the double membrane layer contains the active ingredient in a concentration between 98% by weight and 2% by weight, and the outer phase has no or almost no active ingredient.01-31-2013
20130028950Vesicle-Containing Composition - The present invention provides a vesicle-containing composition having an excellent stability in the presence of water-soluble medicinal agent. A vesicle-containing composition of the present invention is characterized by comprising:01-31-2013
20130089591Compositions - Polyurea and polyamide capsules encapsulating fragrance oils, which oils contain precursors of fragrant aldehydes that are adapted to release the aldehydes under activating conditions.04-11-2013
20130089586Method of Achieving Improved Hair Feel - A method of achieving improved hair feel. The method comprises applying to hair a composition comprising: (a) a specific cationic guar polymer; (b) a specific cationic copolymer; (c) an anti-dandruff active; (d) a cosmetically acceptable carrier; (e) a surfactant; wherein the weight ratio of (a):(b) is from about 1000:1 to about 3.5:1; and wherein the sum of (a)+(b) is an amount of from about 0.0001% to about 0.7%, by total weight of the composition. The composition forms coacervate particles upon dilution of the composition with water and the coacervate particles have a squeeze flow viscosity of from about 1 cP to about 100 cP. The percentage of coacervate particles with a floc size of greater than about 20 micron is from about 1% to about 60% and the on-scalp deposition of the anti-dandruff active is at least about 1 microgram/cm04-11-2013
20130089587Personal Care Compositions and Methods of Making Same - The present invention relates to a personal care composition and methods of using the same, the composition including an anionic surfactant, a cationic conditioning polymer, and a silicone emulsion wherein a total content of a cyclic polysiloxane having a general formula:04-11-2013
20130089590Process for Producing Microcapsules - The application describes a process for producing microcapsules which contain a shell made of polyurea and which surround in their interior a fragrance oil core, where the shell is obtained by the reaction of two structurally different diisocyanates in emulsion form.04-11-2013
20130089588FOAMABLE SUNSCREEN FORMULATION - The present application relates to sunscreen formulations, including foamable sunscreen formulations, that comprise zinc oxide and titanium dioxide particles, suitably in the size range of about 1-100 nm. The compositions suitably produce a minimal residual whitening effect when applied to a skin surface.04-11-2013
20130089589COMBINATION OF ACTIVE INGREDIENTS FOR COSMETIC PREPARATIONS - A combination of active substances for cosmetic preparations contains hyaluronic acid and at least one of its derivatives. At least 10 percent by weight is used in long-chain form with a molecular weight of at least 1,000,000 daltons. At least 2 percent by weight is used in short-chain form with a molecular weight not more than 200,000 daltons.04-11-2013
20130089584COSMETIC METHOD OF MODIFYING THE APPEARANCE OF THE OUTLINE OF THE EYE - A method of cosmetically modifying the appearance of the outline of the eye, the method including the step consisting in applying at least one patch on the movable upper eyelid, the application face of the patch having a predefined non-plane shape with multi-directional curvature, or at least one patch made of a material suitable for responding to stress by deforming in non-elastic manner as to take up multi-directional curvature on the eyelid and conserve the curvature when the stress ceases.04-11-2013
20130089583HAIR COLORATION COMPOSITIONS EXHIBITING PREDETERMINED STRUCTURAL COLORATION THROUGH PHOTONIC BAND GAP EFFECTS - Hair coloration compositions for application to hair are provided. In an embodiment, a hair coloration composition includes a plurality of particles. Each particle comprises a first layer of first material and a first layer of second material with an interface therebetween. The first material has a first refractive index and the second material has a second refractive index. The difference between the first refractive index and the second refractive index is greater than zero. Each particle is configured to exhibit a photonic band gap effect at the interface when exposed to incident white light.04-11-2013
20130089585FILLER COMPRISING BEADS - The present invention pertains to a filler comprising beads wherein said beads comprise a polyanionic biopolymer and divalent cations and wherein said polyanionic biopolymer is not alginate. Further, the present invention pertains to a process for manufacturing the claimed filler, and to an injection device comprising the filler.04-11-2013
20130052242ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS HAVING ENHANCED WETNESS PROTECTION AND METHODS FOR MAKING THE SAME - Embodiments of antiperspirant compositions, products, and methods for making antiperspirant compositions and products are provided herein. The antiperspirant composition comprises an active antiperspirant compound and moisture absorbent particles. The moisture absorbent particles comprise aluminum starch octenylsuccinate and isopropyl titanium triisostearate.02-28-2013
20090010971Disintegratable Zinc Oxide Powder and Method For Producing the Same - The method for producing a disintegratable zinc oxide powder of the present invention is characterized by comprising: neutralizing an aqueous solution containing a water-soluble zinc salt and a carboxylic acid or an aqueous solution containing a water-soluble zinc carboxylate with an alkali carbonate to produce precipitate; and firing the precipitate to obtain zinc oxide powder. As a water-soluble zinc salt, zinc chloride or zinc acetate is preferably used. As an acid, acetic acid is preferably used. As an alkali carbonate, sodium carbonate is preferably used. The disintegratable zinc oxide powder has the morphology in which the primary particles of zinc oxide are aggregated to form secondary particles, and these secondary particles are further aggregated to form the zinc oxide powder. The powder can achieve excellent UV protection capability, excellent transparency, and excellent feeling in use through its disintegration. Also, it has good usability and good handling properties.01-08-2009
20090269377COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR CARE AND/OR TREATMENT AND/OR MAKEUP OF THE EMULSION TYPE STRUCTURED WITH SILICONE POLYMERS - Cosmetic emulsion for care and/or makeup, comprising an aqueous phase and a liquid fatty phase dispersed one within the other, said liquid fatty phase comprising at least one silicone oil and being structured with at least one gelling polymer (homopolymer or copolymer) with a weight-average molecular mass ranging from 500 to 500,000, containing at least one moiety comprising: 10-29-2009
20090047316Porous particles loaded with cosmetically or pharmaceutically active compounds - Individualized porous particles have a volume-average diameter of less than or equal to 10 μm and a specific surface area of greater than or equal to 1 m02-19-2009
20090324656COSMETIC PREPARATIONS WITH AN ADDITIVE FROM THE BAOBAB TREE - The present invention relates to cosmetic and dermatological preparations, in particular skincare, cosmetic and dermatological emulsions containing an additive from the baobab plant (monkey bread tree).12-31-2009
20090317430COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR LIGHTENING OR UNIFYING THE COMPLEXION - 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 particles comprising a matrix that is coloured in the bulk.12-24-2009
20110002969COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING METALLOPROTEINASE INHIBITORS - Peptides of general formula (I): R01-06-2011
20090304756Method for the Encapsulation and Controlled Release of Poorly Water-Soluble (Hyprophobic) Liquid and Solid Active Ingredients - The invention relates to the filling of hydrophobic or hydrophobically modified porous microparticles with hydrophobic substances with subsequent encapsulation of the resulting hydrophobic particles using layer-by-layer (LbL) polyelectrolyte technology for the purpose of preparing homogeneous suspensions in water, and also for the controlled release of the encapsulated active ingredients. Through a specific modification of the LbL surface it is possible to realize preferred adhesion at the target site.12-10-2009
20090110705MOISTURIZERS COMPRISING ONE OR MORE OF gamma-POLYGLUTAMIC ACID (gamma-PGA, H FORM), gamma-POLYGLUTAMATES AND gamma-POLYGLUTAMATE HYDROGELS FOR USE IN COSMETIC OR PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS - The present invention relates to a moisturizer comprising γ-polyglutamic acid (γ-PGA, H form), and/or one or more of its salts (i.e., γ-polyglutamate in Na04-30-2009
20090041816Coated particles - A coated particle is disclosed comprising a core, a first innermost layer coating the core, a second middle layer coating the first innermost layer and a third outermost layer coating the second middle layer, wherein the core comprises at least a water-in-oil emulsion or a fat and/or oil, wherein the first innermost layer comprises at least one emulsifier and, wherein the second middle layer comprises either one or more polyanions or one or more polycations and the third outermost layer comprises one or more polyelectrolytes only of opposing charge to that of the polyanions or polycations of the second middle layer. The inventors have observed that the particle has improved stability, particularly when the particles are small as the forces between said small particles to aggregate is greater and simultaneously provides a delivery vehicle for included actives and/or flavours. A method for the manufacture of the particle is also disclosed as is a product selected from the group consisting of a food product, a home care product, a personal care product and a pharmaceutical product, wherein each product comprises a plurality of the coated particles.02-12-2009
20090041814COSMETIC COMPOSITION - The invention provides a cosmetic composition which can smooth fine lines and wrinkles, impart firmness and elasticity to the facial skin, and make fine lines and wrinkles less noticeable, all within a short period of time. The cosmetic composition is in a hydrogel form and contains sodium hyaluronate, modified cornstarch, and pullulan, particularly in amounts of 0.1 to 1.0 wt. %, 0.5 to 5.0 wt. %, and 0.1 to 3.0 wt. %, respectively. The composition may further contain a dispersant.02-12-2009
20090041813ACTIVE SUBSTANCE COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE NITROGEN ATOM-CONTAINING, HYPERBRANCHED POLYMER - Compositions comprising: (a) at least one hyperbranched polymer comprising nitrogen atoms; and (b) at least one substance exhibiting a solubility in water at 25° C. and 1013 mbar of less than 10 g/l are disclosed along with methods of preparing such compositions.02-12-2009
20090041812Therapeutic Calcium Phosphate Particles in Use for Aesthetic of Cosmetic Medicine, and Methods of Manufacture and Use - Calcium phosphate (“CAP”) particles for use in cosmetic, nutraceutic or aesthetic medicine. The particles may be used as carriers for cosmetic, nutraceutic or a factors, as controlled release matrices for the material, and as fillers in cosmetic treatments. The particles may be applied topically or injected or by any other appropriate delivery method.02-12-2009
20130071456ENCAPSULATION OF INGREDIENTS IN LACTOSE MATRIX TO FORM ACTIVE ENCAPSULATES - An oral care composition and method are described in which the composition includes lactose matrix encapsulates entrained in a carrier. The encapsulates may further comprise oral care and/or personal care ingredients.03-21-2013
20130071455SOLID CORE COACERVATED CAPSULES - Coacervated capsules that have from 10 to 99% by weight of the capsule of a core comprising a mixture of (I) a fatty component of (i) hydrogenated oil or (ii) hydrogenated fat or (iii) cocoa butter or (iv) a mixture thereof and (II) a material to be encapsulated comprising a flavor and/or fragrance material, the mixture having a Tm of between about 30° C. and about 40° C. such that it is a solid at 20° C., wherein the weight ratio of fatty component to material to be encapsulated is from to 10:90 to 70:30, and from 90 to 1% by weight of the capsule of a coating layer of a protein, and optionally a non-protein polymer. Also, methods of manufacture and use of such capsules and food and oral care compositions containing such capsules.03-21-2013
20130071453Compositions Comprising Solid Particles Entrapped In Collapsed Polymeric Microspheres, And Methods Of Making The Same - The present invention relates to topical compositions containing solid particles that are stabilized via entrapment by microspheres and methods for making the same. Each of the microspheres contains a collapsed polymeric shell that has entrapped therein one or more solid particles. The solid particles are preferably formed of zinc oxide or titanium dioxide or both, which can readily be used either alone or in combination with other sunscreen agents to form sunscreen compositions of broader UV protection spectrum and enhanced photostability.03-21-2013
20130071454BREATH FRESHENING CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING SAME - A confectionery product comprises a first side and a second side generally opposite to the first side; the second side comprising an abrasive surface that is suitable for scrubbing the top surface of a tongue within the oral cavity. In preferred embodiments the first side is smooth, and may be domed shaped and generally fit the roof of the mouth. The abrasive surface may be provided by 1) a formed, uneven surface, 2) by including abrasive particles in the composition making up the second surface, or 3) a combination of a formed, uneven surface and abrasive particles. The confectionery product is preferably a hard confectionery, but may also be a chewing gum product. A preferred confectionery product comprises a second side with a width and a length, the smallest of which is at least 1.6 times the product thickness. Preferred pressed tablets are made from a compressible composition and have at least one abrasive surface suitable for cleaning the surface of a human tongue in an oral cavity and have a hardness of between about 18 Kp and about 35 Kp.03-21-2013
20090291107Chromophore Coated Metal Oxide Particles - The invention provides coated metal oxide particles, wherein metal oxide particles are coated with at least one type of crosslinkable chromophore with UV-A and/or UV-B and/or UV-C filter and/or broadband activity and optionally at least one type of crosslinkable monomer which does not have UV-A and/or UV-B and/or UV-C and/or broadband filter activity and process to obtain coated metal oxide particles and their use especially in cosmetic or dermatological formulations for the protection against harmful effects of sunlight.11-26-2009
20130164355CORE SHELL MICROCAPSULES AND LIQUID CONSUMER PRODUCT - The present invention relates to core shell microcapsules for use in liquid consumer products, wherein: the microcapsule shell is made of starting materials such that 50%-100% by weight of said materials have a density equal to or less than 1.05 g/cm06-27-2013
20090092644LOCKED-IN TYPE POWDER - The present invention relates to a locked-in type powder comprising polyphenols, the locked-in type powder which is excellent in long-term stability, substantially does not show decrease in color tone and discoloration even after long-term storage, also does not result in change in odor quality and decrease in deodorizing and antioxidizing effects, and is capable of retaining good effects over a long period of time, and a solid preparation comprising the same.04-09-2009
20090092643Foam Strip for the Delivery of Oral Care Compositions - The present invention relates to a polyurethane foam strip (04-09-2009
20130058990COMPOSITION CONTAINING A DIBENZOYLMETHANE SCREENING AGENT AND A HYDROPHILIC OR WATER-SOLUBLE MEROCYANIN UV-SCREENING AGENT; PROCESS FOR PHOTOSTABILIZING THE DIBENZOYLMETHANE SCREENING AGENT - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing a combination i) of at least one screening agent of the dibenzoylmethane derivative type and ii) of at least one particular hydrophilic or water-soluble merocyanin UV-screening agent, especially corresponding to one of the formulae (I) or (II) below:03-07-2013
20130058989CAPSULE HAVING BROAD COLOR SPECTRUM - The present invention is directed to a capsule comprising a water-soluble compound suitable for the capsule, and a mixture of colorant agents, wherein the color of the capsule may be in the range of 1503-07-2013
20110014254UV-BLOCKING COSMETICS PREPARED BY BEING IMPREGNATED WITH URETHANE FOAM - The present invention relates to a cosmetic product comprising a UV-blocking W/O or O/W composition of low viscosity packaged in a compact-type container. More specifically, the invention relates to a UV-blocking cosmetic product prepared by impregnating a UV-blocking W/O or O/W cosmetic composition of low viscosity into expanded urethane foam, preparing a compact formulation from the expanded urethane foam impregnated with the composition, and then packaging the compact formulation in a cosmetic container. Thus, the UV-blocking cosmetic product is convenient for the user to carry and use and also has a skin-cooling effect.01-20-2011
20110014253PERSONAL CARE IMPLEMENT CONTAINING A STABLE REACTIVE SKIN CARE AND CLEANSING COMPOSITION - Skin care or cleansing implements are described containing a liquid, semi-solid or solid cleansing or skin treatment composition that is releasably associated with the implement. The composition is substantially nonaqueous and has a continuous and a discontinuous phase. Components of the discontinuous phase can react with each other or with water when water is blended with the nonaqueous cleansing or skin treatment composition during consumer use. Methods for treating the skin with the inventive implements are also described.01-20-2011
20110014252TOOTH WHITENING PRODUCTS - A tooth whitening product is provided. The tooth whitening product has a backing layer and a tooth whitening composition. The tooth whitening composition includes first and second water soluble polymers, water, and a tooth whitening agent, wherein the first water soluble polymer is polyethelene oxide and the second water soluble polymer is polyvinyl alcohol.01-20-2011
20110014250INHIBITORS OF 15-HYDROXYPROSTAGLANDIN DEHYDROGENASE FOR STIMULATING PIGMENTATION OF THE SKIN OR SKIN APPENDAGES - Inhibitors of 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase (15-PGDH), for example tetrazole, styrylpyrazole, phenylfuran, phenylthiophene, phenylpyrrazole, pyrazolecarboxamide, 2-thioacetamide and azo compounds, are useful for promoting or stimulating pigmentation of the skin and/or skin appendages and/or for preventing and/or for limiting depigmentation and/or whitening of the skin and/or skin appendages, notably for preventing and/or limiting canities.01-20-2011
20110014249TWO-PART COSMETIC PRODUCT WITH VOLUMIZING EFFECT TO HAIR FIBERS - The present invention relates to a two-part cosmetic product that imparts a filling and/or swelling effect to hair, eyebrows or eyelashes, preferably a mascara. The invention uses an anhydrous base coat composition with a water absorbing ingredient being a salt of acrylic or polyacrylic acid and a CO01-20-2011
20110014248Cosmetic use of microorganism(s) for the treatment of scalp disorders - The present invention relates to a use of an effective amount of at least one probiotic microorganism and/or a fraction thereof and/or a metabolite thereof for preventing and/or treating dandruff disorders of the scalp, as well as a cosmetic process for preventing and/or treating a dandruff condition including the administration a first cosmetic active agent and of at least a second cosmetic active agent, topically, the said first and second cosmetic active agents being formulated in separate compositions, the first cosmetic active agent being chosen from probiotic microorganisms, and mixtures thereof, and the second cosmetic active agent being chosen from antidandruff active agents.01-20-2011
20110064777LIVE LACTOBACILLUS SOAP AND METHOD FOR DELIVERING LACTOBACILLUS TO SKIN TISSUE - Microbiotic Soap made with the addition of 03-17-2011
20120189680TOOTH WHITENING STRIPS - A tooth whitening product is provided. The tooth whitening product includes film formed from a water hydratable polymer and a plasticizer. The film has a first side and a second side and a tooth whitening agent applied as coating to one side of the film.07-26-2012
20130095156RAPIDLY DISINTEGRATING FILMS FOR DELIVERY OF PHARMACEUTICAL OR COSMETIC AGENTS - The invention provides disintegratable films containing a mixture of high molecular weight and low molecular weight water soluble components; and a pharmaceutically or cosmetically active ingredient. Optionally, the films contain a starch component, a glucose component, a filler, a plasticizer and/or humectant. The films are preferably in the form of a mucoadhesive monolayer having a thickness sufficient to rapidly disintegrate in the oral environment and release the active ingredient without undue discomfort to the oral mucosa. The monolayer can be cut to any desired size or shape to provide conveniently useable unit dosage forms for administration to oral or other mucosal surfaces for human pharmaceutical, cosmetic, or veterinary applications. The invention further provides methods of administering the film compositions by placing the composition into, for example, the oral cavity for a sufficient period of time to permit the film to disintegrate and release the active ingredient.04-18-2013
20090269376Stabilization of cosmetic compositions - A composition of matter is used as an ingredient in cosmetics comprising at least 0.5% by weight and preferably 1-30% by weight of highly refined cellulose fiber in a cosmetic composition. Additionally present in the composition are other conventional cosmetic ingredients as known in the art. This composition may include at least colorants (dyes and pigments), lipophilic materials, aqueous materials (water and aqueous solutions), waxes, binding agents (polymers, thickening agents), emollients, emulsifiers, thickening agents, antioxidants, natural and synthetic oils and extracts, clays, ultraviolet radiation absorbers, and the like.10-29-2009
20090269375Tanning compositions containing juice concentrate - A topical tanning composition comprises an aqueous continuous phase comprising water; and at least one fruit or vegetable juice; at least one optional compound selected from the group consisting of tanning accelerators, bronzers, and a mixture thereof; and a non-aqueous discontinuous phase. The composition is made by mixing water and a fruit or vegetable juice to make an aqueous juice phase; preparing a nonaqueous mixture of at least one thickener; at least one hydrophobic solvent, wax or oil; and an emulsifier to make a hydrophobic phase; mixing the hydrophobic phase and the aqueous juice phase to form a uniform emulsion; and optionally adding at least one component selected from the group consisting of tanning accelerators, bronzers, and a mixture thereof to the uniform emulsion.10-29-2009
20120225107STABLE SKIN AND SCAR TREATMENT COMPOSITION - Provided are dermatological compositions for skin and scar treatment, methods of making the compositions and methods of applying the compositions, which result in improved skin and scar whitening performance. In one form, the dermatological composition for skin and scar treatment includes 33 to 60 wt. % of one or more hydrophilic benefiting ingredients, and 40 to 60 wt. % of an anhydrous hydrophilic/amphiphatic base comprising 1 to 35 wt. % of propylene glycol, 1 to 15 wt. % of polyethylene glycol, 1 to 20 wt. % of cetyl alcohol, 1 to 20 wt. % stearyl alcohol, 1 to 10 wt. % of ethoxydiglycol, 0.1 to 2.0 wt. % of dexapanthenol, 0.1 to 1.0 wt. % of phenoxyethanol, and 0.1 to 2.0 wt. % of tocophersolan (TPGS). The one or more hydrophilic benefiting ingredients may include skin whitening agents, antioxidants, extracts, antifungal/antibacterial/anti-acne agents, polypeptides, anti-inflammatory agents, keratolytic agents, amino acids and combinations thereof.09-06-2012
20120225106PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS WITH SUSPENDED METAL OXIDES - Described herein are personal care compositions for use on the skin, hair, and lips that comprise: (A) at least one metal oxide, (B) lightly- to moderately-crosslinked PVP, and (C) at least one vehicle selected from the group consisting of: alcohols, esters, oils, glycols, and combinations thereof. The lightly- to moderately-crosslinked PVP suspends the metal oxide(s) whether or not water is added. Exemplary products embraced by the invention include sunscreens, diaper rash preparations, and anti-pruritic substances in the form of a lotion, cream, ointment, or gel.09-06-2012
20130064872SKIN PREPARATION COMPOSITION FOR EXTERNAL USE WITH EXCELLENT ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIFUNGAL EFFECTS - The present invention relates to a skin preparation composition for external use with an excellent antibacterial effect, and more specifically, to a skin preparation composition for external use with excellent antibacterial and antifungal effects against bacteria and mold, comprising a first composition containing citric acid as an active ingredient and a second composition containing trisodium phosphate as an active ingredient.03-14-2013
20130064871COMPOSITION COMPRISING A DIBENZOYLMETHANE SCREENING AGENT AND A MEROCYANINE DICYANO OR CYANOACETATE DERIVATIVE; METHOD FOR THE PHOTOSTABILIZATION OF THE DIBENZOYLMETHANE SCREENING AGENT - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising the combination i) of at least one screening agent of the dibenzoylmethane derivative type and ii) of at least one specific merocyanine dicyano or cyanoacetate derivative. It also relates to a method for the photostabilization, with regard to radiation, of at least one screening agent of the dibenzoylmethane derivative type by an effective amount of at least one specific merocyanine dicyano or cyanoacetate derivative.03-14-2013
20130164354METHOD FOR THE EXTEMPORANEOUS PREPARATION OF COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS HAVING THE TEXTURE OF A CREAM AND COMPOSITIONS FOR CARRYING OUT SAID METHOD - Disclosed is a method for the preparation of cosmetic compositions having the texture of a cream. Said preparation is made at the time when the composition is used and includes bringing into contact with each other (A) a liquid phase, (B) a powder containing a gelling agent for the liquid phase (A), and (C) an active cosmetic ingredient, whereby the elements are brought into contact by adding phase (A) to phase (B), subjecting a solid powder containing phase (B) and phase (A) in an immobilized form to mechanical stress to release phase (A). Further disclosed are compositions comprising phase (B) and phase (A) in an immobilized form which are transformed into a cream when applied to the skin).06-27-2013
20130164352ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS EFFECTIVE TO FACILITATE PREVENTING, REMOVING OR MINIMIZING FABRIC STAINS AND METHODS FOR MAKING THE SAME - Antiperspirant compositions, products, and methods for making antiperspirant compositions and products are provided herein. In an exemplary embodiment, an antiperspirant composition comprises an active antiperspirant compound and an active cleaning agent that is effective to facilitate preventing, removing or minimizing fabric stains.06-27-2013
20100124561Anti-Aging Product - The present invention is directed to an anti-aging product, a single use multi-chamber packaging and a method of using the anti-aging product for reducing and/or preventing age-related skin symptoms. More particularly, the present invention is directed to a single use multi-chamber packet that has at least two chambers or compartments each containing at least one portion of an anti-aging composition, wherein said portions can be combined prior to application to the skin for reducing and/or preventing age-related skin symptoms.05-20-2010
20110020414MOISTURIZING RETINOL COMPOSITION - An anti-aging composition is provided that contains high potency retinol along with anti-irritant properties. In particular, an anti-aging composition includes a base, from about 0.001% to 20.0 vol % retinol, at least one anti-irritant agent, at least one antioxidant, at least one anti-inflammatory agent, and a moisturizing complex. In one non-limiting illustration, the anti-aging composition contains about 1.0 vol % retinol, 01-27-2011
20090238849STRETCHABLE LAMINATED SHEET - A stretchable laminated sheet with hydrophilic properties, which particularly has an excellent feeling and stability in wearing and is capable of efficiently enhancing the effect and efficacy brought about by a liquid component on a skin or other object, when the stretchable laminated sheet is impregnated with the liquid component and wet and then used on the skin or other object. A stretchable laminated sheet, which is obtained by partially thermocompression-bonding and laminating a hydrophilic short fiber layer extensible in at least one direction and an microfiber layer having a elastomer long fiber of a fiber diameter of 15 μm or less at 50% or more by weight, wherein discontinuous and regular concave and convex parts caused by the partial thermocompression bonding are formed on a surface of the hydrophilic short fiber layer that is exposed on one surface of the stretchable laminated sheet, the total area of the concave parts is in a range of 3 to 40% of the area of the surface of the hydrophilic short fiber layer, and at least the elastomer long fiber of the microfiber layer is softened and consequently joined to a fiber constituting the hydrophilic short fiber layer in a sheet thickness direction of a section where the concave parts exist, whereby the hydrophilic short fiber layer and the microfiber layer are integrated with each other.09-24-2009
20090238848Use of an Extract of the Orchid Vanda Coerulea as a Skin Hydrating Agent - The present invention relates to the use, in a cosmetic composition, of an extract of at least one part of an orchid of the species 09-24-2009
20110045040FACE MASK - A face mask that has tab parts at opposing positions approximately on an upper side of the face shape, and a ridge-folded part and a valley-folded part are alternately folded in a lateral direction of the face and further folded perpendicularly to these folding lines, where the tab parts are folded in a manner projecting outward, so that the face mask having such fold structures can easily be spread out.02-24-2011
20130164358ORAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A ZINC COMPOUND AND AN ANTI-MICROBIAL AGENT - Oral compositions and methods of use thereof are provided herein. The oral compositions comprise a first component comprising at least one Eh-raising compound and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, and a second component comprising at least one zinc compound, an anti-microbial agent and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier.06-27-2013
20090232858METHOD AND PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF MULTI-COATED RECOGNITIVE AND RELEASING SYSTEMS - The present invention includes compositions, methods, systems for the controlled delivery of an active agent in a tablet polymer comprising two or more layers, wherein each of the two or more layers comprises at least one active agent and at least one molecular recognition polymer, wherein the two or more layers are compressed into a single tablet.09-17-2009
20090232856STABLE THREE-PHASED EMULSIONS - Disclosed is a three-phase emulsion comprising an aqueous-gel outer phase; and a water-in-oil inner phase, wherein the emulsion is stable. The aqueous-gel outer phase can include 10% to 50% by weight of the total weight of the emulsion. This phase can also include 70% to 95% by weight of water based on the total weight of the aqueous-gel outer phase, a gelling agent, and an emulsifier having a hydrophilic-lipophilic balance (HLB) value of 10 to 19. The water-in-oil inner phase can include 50% to 95% by weight based on the total weight of the three-phase emulsion. This phase can also include 50% to 80% by weight of water based on the total weight of the water-in-oil inner phase, 20% to 50% by weight of oil based on the total weight of the water-in-oil inner phase, and an emulsifier.09-17-2009
20090232855Percutaneous controlled releasing material using nano-sized polymer particles and external application agent containing the same - A percutaneous releasing material and agent having characteristics that include a high stability of an active agent in the formulation, a high topical absorption rate, decreased irritation on the skin, and an increased tactile comfort. The percutaneous releasing material incorporates an external application agent composition that is prepared by using nanometer-sized polymer particles, i.e., particles having a size or diameter between approximately 1 nm and approximately 500 nm, and more preferably having a size between about 30 nm and about 150 nm. Further, the percutaneous releasing material and agent according to the present invention incorporate polymer particles that preferably contain a physiologically active agent that more readily penetrates through the stratum corneum to the upper layer of the dermis, whereby the physiologically active agent is effused into the skin while staying in the upper layer of dermis.09-17-2009
20090232859COSMETIC - A cosmetic, comprising a polymer (A) which comprises a repeating unit represented by the following formula (1), a repeating unit represented by the following formula (2) and a repeating unit represented by the following formula (3), said polymer (A) containing the repeating unit represented by the formula (3) in an amount of from 30 to 90 mass %, based on a total mass of the polymer (A), and being soluble in decamethylcyclopentasiloxane,09-17-2009
20090047314MICROENCAPSULATION SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS OF SAME - The invention relates to microencapsulation systems which are characterised in that they are developed from oily substances or sugars and in that they form an essentially organised assembly corresponding to stacks of crystalline structures. The inventive systems can be used for the microencapsulation of one or more substances which are of interest, such as therapeutically-active substances, or which can be used in cosmetics.02-19-2009
20090047313PREPARATION HAVING SKIN-MOISTURIZING PROPERTIES - A permanently skin-moisturizing cosmetic preparation and use thereof.02-19-2009
20090047312Microgel and external compositions containing the same - The present invention provides a microgel having a mean particle size of 0.1-1,000 μm, the microgel being produced from a gel which is formed by use of a hydrophilic compound capable of forming a gel. An external composition containing the microgel provides an excellent sensation during use; i.e., the composition provides neither sticky sensation during use nor frictional sensation. Furthermore, even when a large amount of a pharmaceutical ingredient, such as a whitening ingredient, or a salt is incorporated into the composition, the viscosity of the composition is not lowered, and the composition exhibits excellent viscosity increasing property. In addition, the composition exhibits long-term stability, without inviting separation of water.02-19-2009
20090047310Use of a griffonia extract, in particular griffonia simplicifolia, in a cosmetic or dermatological composition for mitigating pigmentation of skin and skin appendages - Use of an extract of 02-19-2009
20090047308GRADIENT COPOLYMER, COMPOSITION INCLUDING SAME AND COSMETIC MAKE-UP OR CARE METHOD - Novel gradient copolymers including at least two different and specifically selected monomers, and cosmetic or skin-care compositions including same. The invention also relates to a cosmetic method for make-up or the care of keratin materials, in particular the skin of the body or of the face, the nails, the hair and/or the eyelashes, comprising the application of a cosmetic composition as defined above on said materials.02-19-2009
20120114721METHOD FOR PRODUCING A VESICLE COMPOSITION - The present invention is a method for producing a vesicle composition having an aqueous phase as a continuous phase, the method including a step of dissolving an oil phase containing component (A) a branched fatty acid having a predetermined structure; component (B) a tertiary amine having a predetermined structure; and component (C) an organic acid having 1 to 10 carbon atoms at a temperature that is equal to or higher than a melting point of the oil phase, and a step of carrying out mixing while adding the aqueous phase to the oil phase which is dissolved.05-10-2012
20120114719Topical Macqui Berry Formulation - The present invention provides a topical formulation and method of use where the formulation comprises macqui berry or a macqui berry extract containing anthocyanins having a very high oxygen radical absorbance capacity (ORAC). The formulation provides the macqui berry in a stabilized form which includes a glucuronide or glycuronide, a photostabilizing agent, encapsulation, or light- and/or air-blocking packaging.05-10-2012
20090022766METAL-ENHANCED FLUORESCENCE NANOPARTICLES - The present invention relates to nanoparticles comprising a metallic core with a surface coating, wherein the coating comprises at least an excitable radiative molecule attached thereto or impregnated therein, and wherein the excitable molecule is positioned at a sufficient distance from metallic core to enhance emissions when excited. The nanoparticles are included in compositions that may be used for surface coatings, cosmetics, assays, flow velocity measurements and targeting of tissue.01-22-2009
20120231056METHOD FOR THICKENING A COSMETIC FORMULATION USING AN ALKALI SWELLABLE EMULSION OF A POLYMER WITH AMPS AND WHICH IS RICH IN ACRYLIC ACID - Process for thickening a composition, through the use of a direct emulsion in water, which is alkali-swellable, of a polymer of the ASE or HASE type, which is both rich in acrylic acid and which has a certain quantity of AMPS. The use of such emulsions simultaneously allows there to be no obligation to use surfactants and organic solvents other than water, and allows the thickening phenomenon to be activated for pHs of less than 7: this latter characteristic is particularly advantageous for formulations intended to be used in contact with skin.09-13-2012
20090010974Alcohol-In-Oil Type Emulsion Comprising a Multivalent Metal Salt - The present invention relates to emulsion science, especially within the area of alcohol-in-oil type emulsion, where the level of ions comprised in the alcohol-in-oil type emulsion is relatively high. In particular, the invention relates to a stable alcohol-in-oil type emulsion comprising a multivalent metal salt that may act as an antiperspirant.01-08-2009
20090010973Silicas - An amorphous precipitated silica with controlled abrasivity and effective cleaning properties for use in an oral composition produced through comminution and classification of the silica to form particles with an oil absorption value of 150 cm 01-08-2009
20090010969Methods And Materials For Skin Care - The invention provides a cosmetic method for, preventing, minimizing and removing wrinkles and providing for smoother and more robust skin surfaces comprising applying a material incorporating water-insoluble copper compounds which release Cu01-08-2009
20130164356EFFECT PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to effect pigments which are based on flake-form substrates having a circular form factor of 1.2-2 and are coated with at least one high-refractive-index layer, and to the use thereof, inter alia in paints, coatings, printing inks, plastics and in cosmetic formulations.06-27-2013
20120237583Linear And Cyclic Siloxanes And Cosmetic Compositions Made Thereof - The present invention relates to a novel organopolysiloxane having a specified structure and a cosmetic containing the aforementioned organopolysiloxane. The novel organopolysiloxane according to the present invention is volatile, possesses stability at low temperature, provides superior glossiness, and has a superior property with respect to miscibility with a UV-ray absorber, and which is useful as a replacement of octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane, decamethylcyclopentasiloxane, or methyltrime-thicone. The cosmetic according to the present invention can provide superior feeling to the touch during use and a superior outer appearance. Furthermore, a degree of freedom in blending various components such as UV-ray absorbers into the cosmetic according to the present invention is increased.09-20-2012
20120237582METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING A SILICA POWDER COATED WITH AN ANTIBACTERIAL AGENT, AND TOPICAL DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITION INCLUDING THE SAME - Provided are a method of preparing a silica powder coated with an antibacterial agent and a topical dermatological composition including the silica powder, and more particularly, a method of preparing a silica powder coated with an antibacterial agent by forming a silica particle by inducing a reaction between silicon alkoxide and alcohol solvent in the presence of a catalyst and then forming an silver and metallic coating layer on the silica particle, and a method of preparing a topical dermatological composition including the silica powder. The silica powder coated with the antibacterial agent may have high antibacterial capability, and thus, topical dermatological products including the silica powder may be maintained for a long time without using a chemical antiseptic agent that may irritate the skin and cause an allergy in the human body. Even if a small amount of expensive silver (Ag) ion material is used, the silica powder has excellent antibacterial capability and stability. In addition, since the silica powder exhibits bright color, colors may be freely expressed when used in a composition of cosmetics, and thus, there is no is limit in using the silica powder in bright-color cosmetics as well as in dark-color cosmetics.09-20-2012
20120237581Method Of Producing A Silicone Powder-Containing Oil Composition - The present invention relates to a method of producing a silicone powder-containing oil composition, characterized by removing the water from a water-based emulsion of a silicone powder-containing oil composition while stirring this emulsion under reduced pressure with a stirring apparatus that has at least a stirring means that rotates at low speed along the inner wall of a container and a stirring means that rotates at high speed in the interior of the container.09-20-2012
20120237580TEETH WHITENING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS - Disclosed herein are teeth whitening compositions generally including an oxidizing agent (e.g., a peroxide), and an activating agent that has an emission wavelength between about 09-20-2012
20120237579HYDROGEL COMPOSITIONS WITH AN ERODIBLE BACKING MEMBER - A composition is provided, wherein the composition comprises a water-swellable, water-insoluble polymer, a blend of a hydrophilic polymer with a complementary oligomer capable of hydrogen or electrostatic bonding to the hydrophilic polymer. The composition also includes a backing member. Active ingredients, such as a whitening agent, may be included. The composition finds utility as an oral dressing, for example, a tooth whitening composition that is applied to the teeth in need of whitening. The composition can be designed to be removed when the degree of whitening has been achieved or left in place and allowed to erode entirely. In certain embodiments, the composition is translucent. Methods for preparing and using the compositions are also disclosed.09-20-2012
20120237577Black Effect Pigment - This disclosure is directed to a black effect pigment and a method of forming said pigment. The pigment comprises a platy substrate coated with SnO09-20-2012
20120237576FILAMENTS COMPRISING AN ACTIVE AGENT NONWOVEN WEBS AND METHODS FOR MAKING SAME - Filaments that contain a filament-forming material and an additive, nonwoven webs, and methods for making such filaments are provided.09-20-2012
20130164357ZINC OXIDE POWDER BLENDS, THEIR PRODUCTION AND USE - This disclosure provides sunscreen products that contain metal oxide powders having discrete size distributions. Metal oxide powders include, for example, zinc oxide and titanium dioxide. Sunscreen products made in accordance with the principles of this disclosure contain metal oxide powders having primary particle sizes of about 10-30 ran and about 50-200 nm.06-27-2013
20130164359COMPOSITE PARTICLE ACTIVE AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME - Composite particle actives suitable for use in oral care compositions are described. The composite particle actives have a core and a coating whereby the coating interacts with phosphate ions to produce calcium and phosphate reaction products that are suitable to adhere to tooth enamel and/or dentin in order to improve characteristics of teeth.06-27-2013
20130164353FUSION PEPTIDES COMPRISING MULTI-FUNCTIONAL PEPTIDIC SOLUBILITY TAGS FOR EFFICIENT PRODUCTION, PROCESSING AND SURFACE APPLICATIONS - Compositions and methods using fusion peptides comprising multi-functional solubility tags are provided. The multi-functional peptidic solubility tags facilitates more efficient fusion peptide production, easier downstream processing of the fusion peptide, and may be used to provide functional surface properties when coupled to a target material.06-27-2013
20110027328Oral Care Articles and Methods - An oral care article in the form of a flexible porous dissolvable solid structure, comprising: from about 1% to about 70% surfactant; from about 10% to about 70% water soluble polymer, from about 0% to about 25% plasticizer; and wherein said article comprises an oral care component and has a density of from about 0.03 g/cm02-03-2011
20120269876TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to a method of improvement of the water resistance of micronized double coated titanium dioxide particles having an inner inorganic silica coating and an outer silicone coating in a topical composition characterized in that said particles are incorporated into the topical composition the form of a dispersion of said particles in C10-25-2012
20100226947ARTICLES OF MANUFACTURE RELEASING AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT - The present invention relates to articles of manufacture having a formulation distributed therein, wherein the formulation comprises an active agent which manifests a desirable property when released from the articles of manufacture. The present invention also relates to methods for manufacturing these articles of manufacture, to vehicles for applying the formulation to these articles of manufacture, and to perception indicators indicating the presence and the amount of formulation comprising an active agent applied to an article of manufacture.09-09-2010
20090232857METHOD AND PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF MULTI-COATED RECOGNITIVE AND RELEASING SYSTEMS - The present invention includes compositions, methods, systems for the controlled delivery of an active agent within a polymeric network upon the binding of a molecule that decreases the structural integrity of the polymeric network at one or more micro- or nanovacuoles.09-17-2009
20110104221Deposition Of Lipophilic Active Material In Surfactant Containing Compositions - The present invention relates to a controlled release carrier system that can be incorporated into rinse-off application products containing at least one surfactant such as heavy duty liquids (HDL), Rinse Cycle Fabric Softeners (RCFS), Shampoos, Hair Conditioners, Shower Gels, cleansing products, and that enhance deposition of lipophilic active materials like fragrance, fine perfumes, flavours and other volatile compounds onto a surface. The fragrance composition is encapsulated within a shell comprising a silicon-containing material and the shell has a mean diameter size which is lower than 30 micrometer. The surfactant composition containing the fragrance composition is washed off and the fragrance is progressively released.05-05-2011
20090311296Active Agent Delivery and/or Odor Retentive Composition and Methods of Use Thereof - An active agent delivery and/or odor retentive composition including a surfactant and wax spheres formed from at least one of beeswax and soy wax and methods of use thereof. The composition is particularly useful in the cosmetics and medical industry for delivering/carrying a particular ingredient to one's skin, scalp or hair; for absorbing odor causing materials, such as fuel byproducts from a skin surface; and/or for providing exfoliating properties to the skin. The delivery system/carrying system is also useful in binding to certain nutritional materials, such as vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and the like for ingestion and release into the body.12-17-2009
20110165209Methodology and Composition for a Skin Lubricant - One possible embodiment of the invention could be a method of lubricating the human skin comprising of the following steps, providing a composition of a gel formed from cross-linking siloxane polyethers, the gel being further micronized in one or more low viscosity, silicone fluids; applying an effective amount of the composition to a portion of skin; reducing the frictional qualities of the portion of skin; applying a polymer garment that covers the portion of the skin; creating a plug of the composition in a pore of the portion of skin when a polymer garment covering that portion of the skin produces a partial pressure effect relative to that portion of skin; and reducing the amount of sweat that is produced by the pore.07-07-2011
20110020413POLYSILSESQUIOXANE COMPOSITIONS AND PROCESS - Composite particles comprised of an optical agent(s) entrapped in a non-porous microparticle of polyorganosilsesquioxane to yield discrete microparticles, are provided. The optical agent is fully encapsulated in the interior of the silsesquioxane particle to impart optical properties that include absorption and emission in the ultraviolet and visible spectrum respectively, without otherwise interfering with the surface chemistry or surface properties of the particle. The use of these novel microparticles in a cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition provides a change in the optical appearance of the skin by either changing the apparent tone or hue, making the skin appear lighter, softer, or by photoluminescent brightening and/or by novel color sculpting under various light conditions.01-27-2011
20100285076FLUID COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING A MONOALCOHOL - The present invention relates to the field of making up and/or caring for the skin and is targeted in particular at providing a fluid care and/or make-up cosmetic composition in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion dedicated to the skin comprising a fatty phase, an aqueous phase and at least one dimethicone copolyol, the aqueous phase forming 40 to 60% by weight, with respect to the total weight of the said composition, and comprising at least 5% by weight, with respect to the total weight of the composition, of at least one C11-11-2010
20100124560MULTI PORTION INTRA-ORAL DOSAGE FORM AND USE THEREOF - The present invention relates to a multi portion intra-oral dosage form where at least one portion is rapidly disintegrating and at least one portion is slowly disintegrating, whereby the disintegration time for the slowest disintegrating portion is at least two times longer than for the most rapidly disintegrating portion. Of certain interest is use of sensory markers/signals as conceptual aids for the subject.05-20-2010
20100278882USE OF PROTEIN MICROBEADS IN COSMETICS - Use of protein microbeads in cosmetics11-04-2010
20120100193ORAL COMPOSITIONS AND USES THEREOF - The present invention is directed to oral compositions comprising an orally-acceptable carrier and a silica abrasive comprising a precipitated amorphous silica compound having an average particle size of from 5 μm to 20 μm, oil absorption of from 60 cc/100 g to 120 cc/100 g, and an Einlehner hardness of from 4 to 11, and methods of use thereof04-26-2012
20130022656WATER CONTAINING POWDER COMPOSITION - Powdery composition comprising: a) at least one powder in form of core-shell particles, the core comprising liquid water or a liquid aqueous phase and the shell comprising hydrophobic or hydrophobized particles and b) at least one powder comprising carrier and b1) at least partially water soluble liquid and/or b2) a water reactive substrate each located in and/or on the carrier. Process for the manufacture of a creamy composition from the powdery composition according to claim 01-24-2013
20100172944COMBINATION OF MONOSACCHARIDES WITH SUNSCREENS AND USE THEREOF - The present invention relates to a composition, especially a cosmetic and/or dermatological composition, containing, in a physiologically acceptable medium, a combination of at least one monosaccharide chosen from mannose, rhamnose and a mixture thereof, and of at least one sunscreen. The present invention also relates to the use of such a composition.07-08-2010
20090196895COSMETIC PREPARATION COMPRISING AN ANTI-AGING SKIN CARE COMPLEX - The invention relates to a cosmetic preparation which includes a skin care complex having an anti-ageing effect. The complex consists of liposomes comprising a mixture of cosmetic oil, extract of 08-06-2009
20090074821OIL ABSORBING COSMETIC SHEET - To provide an oil-absorbing cosmetic sheet having very excellent oil absorption property and remarkably soft touch and enabling oil removal with enjoyment before and during use by virtue of an imparted picture pattern. The oil-absorbing cosmetic sheet comprises a porous stretched film formed of a plastic material and is constructed such that an image-forming oil agent, in an amount imparting a picture pattern to the plastic film by at least partially filling voids of the plastic film, is applied to the plastic film and thereby an image region is formed.03-19-2009
20100158960POROUS POLYMER COATING FOR TOOTH WHITENING - The present invention relates to a tooth-whitening composition comprising (i) a substantially water-insoluble and substantially non-degradable polymer matrix component capable of adhering to the surface of a tooth, provided that if the polymer matrix component is in non-solid form, it is solidifable by chemical alteration; and (ii) gas- or liquid-filled pores embedded in said polymer matrix component, wherein at least a portion of said gas- or liquid-filled pores have at least one size dimension in the range of about 70 nm to about 5 microns, and wherein the gas- or liquid-filled pores and polymer matrix component possess a difference in refractive index of at least 0.1. The invention is also directed to a tooth-whitening system containing the above composition in combination with an applicator device. The invention is also directed to methods for applying the tooth-whitening composition onto teeth.06-24-2010
20080305132Cosmetic Patch for Skin Treatment - There is provided a treatment product (12-11-2008
20100233220Sol Composition Containing Organically Modified Clay Mineral Having Platy Particle Structure, Oily Gel Composition, And W/O Type Emulsion Composition Containing The Same - The present invention is to provide a sol composition, a oily gel composition, and a W/O type emulsion comprising an organically-modified clay mineral, having a platy particle structure with an average thickness of 0.1 μm or less and an average major axis of 0.5 to 50 μm in oil. It showed that the thicknening and gelling ability becomes significantly high, under the presence of a nonionic surfactant, by elaminating the aggregate of organically-modified clay mineral into platy particles in oil. In addition, because the stabilizing effect of a W/O emulsion is excellent, it is possible to provide a W/O emulsion with high emulsion stability at low viscosity by lowering the usage of the organically-modified clay mineral with a platy particle structure and the nonionic surfactant. Furthermore, it is possible to lower the viscosity of the composition, while maintaining the emulsion stability, by using an oil having COOH/OH groups. Thus, an emulsion with excellent stability at low viscosity and with an excellent feeling in use, such as spreadability and freshness, can be obtained.09-16-2010
20100112017Composition For The Preparation of Cosmetics, Cosmetic, and Method For the Preparation Of Water-Containing Cosmetics - Composition for the preparation of cosmetics comprising a mixture of (a) a polyoxyalkylene-modified diorganopolysiloxane of the formula: (A(R05-06-2010
20110142895TRIPEPTIDES AND DERIVATIVES THEREOF FOR COSMETIC APPLICATION IN ORDER TO IMPROVE SKIN STRUCTURE - The invention relates to compounds and to the cosmetically acceptable salts thereof, which correspond to general formula (I),06-16-2011
20110129509Titanium Dioxide Dispersion And Cosmetics Containing The Same - The present invention provides a titanium dioxide dispersion having a good dispersibility and also provides a cosmetic containing the same. The titanium dioxide dispersion comprises (a) a hydrophobized, treated titanium dioxide powder; (b) one or more oils selected from isohexadecane, isododecane, 2-ethylhexyl 2-ethylhexanoate, isononyl isononate, 2-ethylhexyl isononanoate, isononyl 2-ethylhexanoate, and polypropylene glycol dipivalate; and (c) a siloxane compound represented by the following formula (1), preferably polyoxyalkylene/alkyl comodified organopolysiloxane.06-02-2011
20110280918COMPOSITION COMPRISING PHOSPHOLIPIDS IN COMBINATION WITH ASCORBIC ACID AND COSMETIC PRODUCTS COMPRISING IT - A paste composition comprising at least 25% phospholipids by weight in combination with at least 0.5% ascorbic acid by weight and a cosmetic product comprising this paste and a cosmetically acceptable carrier.11-17-2011
20100178308SURFACE-MODIFIED (EFFECT) PIGMENTS - The invention relates to pigment based on (multiple) coated platelet-shaped substrates comprising an outer layer which is obtained by treatment with a metal oxide/hydroxide and then a phosphate ester, or phosphonate, or a salt thereof, with the proviso that the phosphate ester, or phosphonate do not contain fluorine, to a method for producing said pigments and the use thereof. The outer layer provides a very good photo-stabilisation of the TiO07-15-2010
20100040653Intercalated layered silicate - An intercalated layered silicate comprises a layered silicate and an intercalating agent sorbed between the silicate layers of the layered silicate. The amount of intercalating agent is effective to provide an average interlayer spacing between the silicate layers of at least about 20 Å. The intercalating agent has a formula selected from formulas I through VII described herein. The intercalated layered silicate may be exfoliated by mixing it with a matrix medium and adding sufficient energy to form a dispersed-particle composition. A packaging film, such as a food packaging film, may comprise the dispersed-particle composition02-18-2010
20120288549COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING WHITE GINSENG POWDER - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing white ginseng powder. Applying a cosmetics containing white ginseng powder to the skin of a user stimulates blood circulation and exhibits superior skin scrubbing effect.11-15-2012
20080317795HIGHLY CHARGED MICROCAPSULES - The invention encompasses compositions containing sol-gel microcapsules that are highly positively charged. The sol-gel capsules generally contain additives. The invention also encompasses methods for producing highly charged microcapsules using cationic additives which can include cationic polymers. The methods allow for the encapsulation of polar or non-polar active ingredients.12-25-2008
20100143426COSMETIC DISPERSIONS UTILIZING A SILICONE-FREE HYDROCARBON COMPLEX - Silicone-free compositions including hydrocarbons of widely different structures and origins combined with coated particles are provided which have both aesthetic and volatility properties similar to cyclopentasiloxane dispersions. The compositions are useful as full or partial replacement products for dispersions of cyclopentasiloxane, or “volatile silicones.” The compositions are useful in UV-attenuating formulations including skin care products, color cosmetics, pharmaceutical products and especially sun care products such as sunblocks, sunscreens, tanning lotions, and the like.06-10-2010
20090311293Method and composition for obtaining odor-suppressing textile products and textile products, namely garments, thus obtained - A method of obtaining a textile product having odor-suppressing properties. The product is treated with a composition which comprises, a polymeric binder, in addition to an active ingredient of aluminum chloride, for stably fixing the active ingredient to the product and releasing it gradually over the course of time. The polymeric binder preferably comprises at least one resin selected from a group including: acrylic-based resin, silicone-based resin, butadiene-based resin, polyurethane-based resin, polyamide-based resin and acrylonitrile-based resin.12-17-2009
20100330134Depilatory Composition - A depilatory composition comprising glucose syrup and a viscosity modifier comprising dextrose powder and/or crystals.12-30-2010
20100266651EMULSIFIER INCLUDING GLYCERIN-MODIFIED ORGANOPOLYSILOXANES - The invention relates to emulsifiers comprising glycerin-modified organopolysiloxanes and to their use for the preparation of extraordinarily stable emulsions and dispersions.10-21-2010
20100266647Optical Blurring Pigment Composition Suitable for Use in Cosmetics - Compositions comprising a gel system made from a combination of a fractal network of nanoparticles and translucent macroscopic particles, titanium dioxide and other color pigments is disclosed. The compositions are capable of forming an effective film on the biological surface such as skin to blurring fine lines and wrinkles while retaining a natural look of the skin as a consequence of synergy between the fractal particles, the macroscopic particles, titanium dioxide and color pigments. Also disclosed methods for their use.10-21-2010
20100266649Gel Technology Suitable for Use in Cosmetic Compositions - A gel system comprising a fractal network of nanoparticles and macroscopic particles is disclosed. The gel system is capable of forming an “optical gel” effective to blurrfine lines and wrinkles as a consequence of the size domain differences between the fractal particles and the macroscopic particles. Cosmetic compositions comprising such gels and methods for their use are also disclosed.10-21-2010
20100266648Cosmetic Compositions for Imparting Superhydrophobic Films - Compositions and methods are disclosed for imparting super-hydrophobic properties to cosmetics, which can be used to significantly improve water repellency compared to traditional cosmetics. The compositions comprise a hydrophobic film former, and hydrophobic particles, in an emulsion base.10-21-2010
20100266650METHOD OF COSMETIC CARE STIMULATING MITOCHONDRIAL ACONITASE - The invention relates to the use of a plant extract as a cosmetic agent.10-21-2010
20080286317Self-Adhesive Film for Teeth - Monolayered or multilayered, film-shaped, pressure-sensitive adhesive preparations for application in the oral region and a process for manufacturing such preparations. The preparations contain at least one polymethyl vinyl ether-maleic acid anhydride copolymer, polyvinyl acetate and/or at least one copolymer of the polyvinyl acetate with vinyl alcohol esters of fatty acids, as well as at least one cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical active substance.11-20-2008
20080213322Method for the hydrophobic treatment of pigment particles and the personal care compositions comprising said pigment particles - 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, producing hydrophobic, non-covalently bound, modified pigment particles. Additionally, the present invention provides personal care compositions comprising said modified or coated pigment particles.09-04-2008
20090060962COSMETIC USE OF BIFIDOBACTERIUM SPECIES LYSATE FOR THE TREATMENT OF DRYNESS - Cosmetic use of an effective amount of a lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus 03-05-2009
20110038907Organic-Coated Synthetic Mica Powder, Production Method Thereof, And Cosmetics Using The Same - The present invention provides an organic-coated synthetic mica powder excellent in feeling in use and water-repellent property by an organic coating layer from an organic surface treatment agent, which is firmly and chemically bound to the surface of the synthetic mica powder, and further provides, when an organosilicone having Si—H groups is used as the organic surface treatment agent, an organic-coated synthetic mica powder having very little hydrogen evolution due to residual Si—H groups. The organic-coated synthetic mica powder can be obtained by a producing method comprising a pretreatment process and a coating process, said pretreatment process comprising: contacting synthetic mica powder and an ammonium ion in water; carrying out solid-liquid separation to remove the liquid phase; and drying the solid phase at 200° C. or lower to volatilize NH02-17-2011
20080317789Carrageenan Process - The present invention discloses a process for treating precipitated carrageenan, comprising the steps of (a) treating the precipitated carrageenan with an aqueous treatment solution containing an alkali or a salt, (b) washing the treated precipitated carrageenan in water, and (c) drying the washed precipitated carrageenan.12-25-2008
20090041815ASSEMBLY COMPRISING A SUBSTRATE COMPRISING BIOCELLULOSE, AND A POWDERED COSMETIC COMPOSITION TO BE BROUGHT INTO CONTACT WITH THE SUBSTRATE - The present invention provides an assembly comprising: 02-12-2009
20100330132COMPOSITE PARTICLES, METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION - Composite particles formed of core particles and a silicone elastomer adhered to surfaces of the core particles.12-30-2010
20110110994SILICONE COMPOSITE PARTICLES, MAKING METHOD, AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION - Silicone composite particles are provided in which silicone elastomer spherical particles having a volume average particle size of 0.1-100 μm are coated with an organosilsesquioxane-based silicone resin containing inorganic nano-particles having a volume average particle size of up to 100 nm. The silicone composite particles are compounded in a cosmetic composition to exert a UV screening effect or bactericidal property inherent to inorganic nano-particles and to impart a pleasant feel on use. A preparing method and a cosmetic composition are also provided.05-12-2011
20100203097Foundation Compositions Comprising Water Repelling Silicone Elastomer Powders - Cosmetic foundation compositions comprising: (a) from about 0.1% to about 85% of a water repelling silicone elastomer powder comprising 100 weight parts of a spherical silicone elastomer particle and 0.5-25 weight parts of polyorganosilsequioxane for coating the spherical silicone elastomer particle; wherein the water repelling silicone elastomer powder does not disperse in, but floats in water; has an average particle size of at least 1 μm and has a softness of from about 10 to about 80 measured by Durometer A Hardness; and (b) a suitable carrier, the suitable carrier comprising from about 0.1% to about 99.8% by weight of the composition of a powder component.08-12-2010
20120288547STABILIZATION OF ZINC OXIDE FILM IN ORAL COMPOSITIONS - An oral care composition and method are described in which the composition includes a film or a plurality of film fragments entrained in a carrier. The film or plurality of film fragments comprises zinc oxide. The composition and methods provide benefits including increased stability and shelf-life ensuring the delivery and bioavailability of zinc oxide.11-15-2012
20120288545Compositions for Forming Films Having a Desired Degree of Obscuration and Methods of Making and Using the Same - Compositions suitable for use as skin care products (e.g., skin cream) are disclosed. Methods of making and using compositions suitable for use as skin care products are also disclosed.11-15-2012
20120288546Compositions for Forming Films Having a Desired Degree of Obscuration and Methods of Making and Using the Same - Compositions suitable for use as cosmetic products (e.g., skin cream) are disclosed. Methods of making and using compositions suitable for use as cosmetic products are also disclosed.11-15-2012
20110300198HYDROCOLLOID - ESSENTIAL OIL PATCHES - The present invention relates to dermal patches comprising natural polysaccharides without the need for any pressure sensitive synthetic polymers. Particularly, the present invention relates to patches comprising a bioadhesive composition comprising a polysaccharide exudate and an essential oil useful for transdermal delivery of therapeutic or cosmetic agents.12-08-2011
20100055138METHODS AND TOPICAL FORMULATIONS COMPRISING COLLOIDAL METAL FOR TREATING OR PREVENTING SKIN CONDITIONS - 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 useful as antioxidants, anti-aging agents, anti-wrinkle agents, anti-peroxidation agents, antimicrobial agents, anti-inflammatory agents, pain-relieving agents, wound recovery agents, sun-screens, sunblocks, and integument and skin-supporting agents when applied to the skin/integument, or administered generally to an animal or human body.03-04-2010
20110300200Effect Pigment And The Use Thereof In Cosmetics And In The Foods And Pharmaceuticals Sector - The present invention relates to intensely coloured and light-stable effect pigments based on transparent, undoped SiO12-08-2011
20110300197FOOD PRODUCT - The present invention relates to a food product comprising an outer portion and an inner portion, wherein the inner portion comprises myrtle and has a moisture content of from about 10% to about 25% by weight, the food product for use in oral health applications, and the use of the food product in the improvement or maintenance of oral health in an animal, preferably through the reduction or control of tartar and/or dental plaque and/or alteration of the bacterial content of dental plaque, in the oral cavity of the animal. The invention also includes the food product for use in the prevention or treatment of gingivitis in an animal. The invention also provides a method for improving or maintaining oral health in an animal.12-08-2011
20110300196Method And System For Automatic Or Manual Evaluation To Provide Targeted And Individualized Delivery Of Cosmetic Actives In A Mask Or Patch Form - A system and method are provided for targeted and individualized delivery of multiple skin benefit agents to the skin of a user. The image of a predetermined treatment area of the user's skin is first captured by an imaging device. Selective data input from analysis tools and the end user is then analyzed by a computing device to generate a unique skin profile for the user, which is indicative of the skin conditions at the predetermined treatment area. Based on such skin profile, a printing device prints out one or more cosmetic delivery sheets that can be applied to the predetermined treatment area. Each of the cosmetic delivery sheets contains a substrate with multiple isolate, discrete regions, while at least two of the regions are imprinted with different skin benefit agents for treating different skin conditions of the predetermined treatment area according to the unique skin profile of the user.12-08-2011
20120009232ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS - Antiperspirant compositions and methods for fabricating antiperspirant compositions are provided. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, an antiperspirant composition comprises an active antiperspirant compound, stearyl alcohol, and a 14/16 chain fatty alcohol present in an amount of from about 0.5 to about 6 weight percent of the antiperspirant composition.01-12-2012
20110135700IN SITU BULKING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a hydrated, biocompatible tissue-augmentation compound and methodology for its implantation into mammalian tissue. The tissue-augmentation compound is comprised of: living tissue, optionally body derived fluids, and at least one NCO-terminated hydrophilic urethane prepolymer derived from an organic polyisocyanate, and oxyethylene-containing diols or polyols in which essentially all of hydroxyl groups are capped with polyisocyanate.06-09-2011
20120189679METHOD FOR COATING POWDERS - The invention concerns a method for coating powdery solid active substances which includes the following steps: a) providing (07-26-2012
20120231057TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF DENTAL PATHOLOGY IN HUMANS AND NON-HUMAN ANIMALS - The present invention relates to methods and compositions for inhibiting, treating, and preventing dental diseases in human and non-human animals, particularly domesticated companion animals. More particularly, the present invention relates to the unexpected discovery that the combination of micron-sized particulate bioactive glass and a topical bisphosphonate yields a composition that is capable of treating and/or preventing dental problems such as periodontal disease, tooth decay and tooth resorption in animals, particularly small mammals such as cats.09-13-2012
20100203096COLLAPSIBLE WATER-CONTAINING CAPSULES - Collapsible water-containing capsule comprising by weight: (a) from about 40% to about 98% of a water phase comprising at least 50% water by weight of the water phase; and (b) from about 0.1% to about 35% of a water repelling silicone elastomer powder comprising 100 weight parts of a spherical silicone elastomer particle and 0.5-25 weight parts of polyorganosilsequioxane for coating the spherical silicone elastomer particle; wherein the water repelling silicone elastomer powder does not disperse in, but floats in water; has an average particle size of at least 1 μm and has a softness of from about 10 to about 80 measured by Durometer A Hardness; and (c) from about 2% to about 30% of a filler powder having an average particle size of no more than about 1 μm and which is hydrophobically surface-treated.08-12-2010
20110287076DEFORMED SHAPED PARTICLES AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A method for producing a deformed shaped particles comprising step of: absorbing a polymerizable vinyl type monomer contained in an aqueous emulsion in a seed particles and polymerizing an absorbed polymerizable vinyl type monomer, wherein 11-24-2011
20110287075ELECTRICITY-GENERATING PARTICULATES AND THE USE THEREOF - The invention features a galvanic particulate including a first conductive material and a second conductive material, wherein both the first conductive material and the second conductive material are exposed on the surface of the particulate, wherein the particle size of the particulate is from about 10 nanometers to about 100 micrometers, wherein the second conductive material comprises from about 0.01 percent to about 10 percent, by weight, of the total weight of the particulate, and wherein the difference of the standard potentials of the first conductive material and the second conductive material is at least about 0.2 V.11-24-2011
20110287074Antimicrobial Compositions, Methods of Manufacture Thereof and Articles Comprising the Same - Disclosed herein are a variety of applications for an antimicrobial agent. The antimicrobial agent comprises a silanol containing molecule, the silanol containing molecule comprising silanols (R11-24-2011
20110287073Emulsion Concentrate - The present invention relates to an emulsion concentrate with content of water-insoluble oil components (A), of hydrophilic non-ionic emulsifiers (B), of lipophilic co-emulsifiers (C), of polyols (D) and water, which comprises less than 50% by weight of water-insoluble oil component (A)—based on the total weight of the concentrate—comprising components (A), (B) and (C) and (D) in a ratio by weight A:B:C:D=1:(0.25-0.6):(0.25-0.6):(0.45-0.65). The invention further relates to the use of these emulsion concentrates, and also to preparations and paper product, non-woven product or textile product for body care and personal cleansing, which comprise water-insoluble oil components (A), hydrophilic non-ionic emulsifiers (B), lipophilic co-emulsifiers (C), and polyols (D) in a ratio by weight A:B:C:D=1:(0.25-0.6):(0.25-0.6):(0.45-0.65).11-24-2011
20100062030USE OF DIACETYL DIMER AS AN AROMATIC AND/OR FLAVOURING SUBSTANCE - The invention relates to the use of 5-acetyl-2,5-dimethyl-2-hydroxy-tetrahydrofuran-3-one (diacetyl dimer of formula (I)) in the form of one of its stereoisomers or in the form of a mixture consisting of or containing two, three or four of its stereoisomers03-11-2010
20090208541Oil-In-Water Nanoemulsion, A Cosmetic Composition And A Cosmetic Product Comprising It, A Process For Preparing Said Nanoemulsion - The present invention relates to an oil-in-water emulsion for cosmetic use, wherein the oil particles have an average diameter ranging from 50 to 200 nm (nanometers). The nanoemulsion comprises an emulsifying system having components such as ceteareth-08-20-2009
20100047297NANOCRYSTALS FOR USE IN TOPICAL COSMETIC FORMULATIONS AND METHOD OF PRODUCTION THEREOF - Provided are cosmetic preparations for topical application containing nanocrystals of cosmetic actives leading to an increased bioactivity of the molecules in the skin and methods of making the cosmetic preparations. The nanocrystals can be added to any cosmetic topical formulation, e. g. creams, lotions and liposomal dispersions. The drug nanocrystals are produced by a combination process of low energy pearl milling followed by a high energy high-pressure homogenization leading to nanocrystal suspensions (nanosuspensions) of improved physical stability.02-25-2010
20100221295COSMETIC USE OF WHEY PROTEIN MICELLES - The present invention relates to use of whey protein micelles as a cosmetic agent or abrasive agents, and in particular to the use of such micelles in cosmetic compositions as well as to a method for obtaining such compositions.09-02-2010
20120015009Multi-phased personal care composition comprising a blooming perfume composition - A multi-phase personal care composition is described comprising is a first phase and a second phase. The personal care composition comprises at least 0.25%, by weight of the composition, of blooming perfume ingredients having a KI of less than about 1500.01-19-2012
20130216595Soluble Tablet, Containing Abrasive Media - In order to obtain steady erosion from soluble tablets and particularly constant dispersion of contained abrasive media, the employment of magnesium oxide and transverse interlaced polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) in defined layers and the admixing of randomly scattered silicic acids is suggested.08-22-2013
20110293680Composition of a Temporary Hair Thickener - The present invention relates to a composition of a temporary hair thickener. In particular, the present invention relates to a composition of a temporary hair thickener comprising bamboo charcoal powder, a hydrophobic waterproof coating agent, a low grade alcohol and a propellant in a specific amount. The composition of a temporary hair thickener in accordance with the present invention can be attached to hair for a longer time as compared with the prior art hair thickeners, thereby showing improved persistency. Further, since the thickener ingredients of the composition are hardly flowed down or detached from hairs by rain or sweat, the composition of the present invention solves the problem of blotting the skin and clothes.12-01-2011
20110293679METHOD FOR COATING MICROSPHERES ONTO A FLEXIBLE MATERIAL - The invention relates to a method for coating polymer microspheres laden with one or more active substances onto a flexible material without melting, comprising the following steps: a) selecting a porous crosslinked polymer; b) incorporating a liquid lipophilic composition at room temperature and containing at least one active substance into the polymer by heating at a temperature higher by 1 to 5° C. than the glass transition temperature of the polymer in order to obtain laden microspheres; c) placing the laden microspheres on the flexible material; d) heating the flexible material with the laden microspheres at a temperature higher by 1 to 10° C. than the polymer melting temperature; e) cooling the flexible material impregnated with the laden microspheres. The coated flexible material of the invention is laden with one or more active substances having a therapeutic, dermatological cosmetic or olfactory effect and the diffusion is controlled on the basis of the polymers used for making the microspheres and on the nature of the active substances.12-01-2011
20110293678Micellarly integrated oxidation protection for natural dyes - In order to formulate natural dyes, which are insoluble or sparingly soluble in water, in such a way that the dye is protected against oxidation, also and in particular after being incorporated into the end product with dilution, and which as a replacement for azo dyes in a beverage result in a solution which is clear to the human eye, the invention provides a solubilizate and a method for preparing a solubilizate. The solubilizate contains at least one natural dye that is insoluble or sparingly soluble in water, at least one emulsifier having an HLB value of 8 to 19, and at least two antioxidants. The dye and the antioxidants are present enclosed together in micelles.12-01-2011
20110293677Fabric And Fibre Conditioning Additives - A fabric, fibre, hair or skin conditioning additive for use in a liquid cleaning product is encapsulated within a shell comprising a silicon-containing polymer network.12-01-2011
20110008401Cosmetic Compositions For Imparting Superhydrophobic Films - Compositions and methods are disclosed for imparting super-hydrophobic properties to cosmetics, in particular mascaras. The compositions comprise a hydrophobic film former in combination with hydrophobically-modified iron oxide pigments and/or carbon black.01-13-2011
20090324655SUNSCREEN FORMULA VANISHING CREAM - A cosmetic composition is provided which is a vanishing cream structured with 0.5 to 50% by weight of C12-31-2009
20100316683HYALURONIC ACID GEL FOR INTRADERMAL INJECTION - Implant that is injectable by a sub-cutaneous or intradermal route in the form of a monophasic hydrogel comprising a gel made up of cross-linked hyaluronic acid and one of its physiologically acceptable salts.12-16-2010
20080305133Novel Cosmetic or Dermatological Combinations Comprising Modified Titanium Dioxide Particles - The present invention relates to novel cosmetic or dermatological compositions comprising multiply coated titanium dioxide particles with a water content of less than 1.5%. More particularly, the present invention relates to novel cosmetic or dermatological compositions comprising multiply coated titanium dioxide particles with a water content of less than 1.5% and a dibenzoyl methane derivative.12-11-2008
20110014251Microvesicles - A method of producing a population of differentiated cells comprising: a) inducing differentiation in a first population of cells by applying an inducer to said cells, b) harvesting microvesicles produced from first population of cells, and c) inducing differentiation in a second population of cells by applying said microvesicles or a derivative thereof to said second population of cells wherein, said first population of cells is autologous to said second population of cells and wherein the inducer applied to said first population of cells is not present in said second population of cells or is only present in trace amounts. Also related methods of producing microvesicles, methods of medical and/or cosmetic treatment and related products and uses.01-20-2011
20100034857PRODUCTION OF NANOPARTICLES, ESPECIALLY NANOPARTICLE COMPOSITES, FROM POWDER AGGLOMERATES - The invention relates to a method for producing particulate composite materials. According to the method, solid inorganic or organic particle agglomerates or particle aggregates that are provided in a dry state, particularly in powder form, are first reduced in size in the gas phase or in a gaseous carrier medium in the presence of organic matrix particles by applying energy. The obtained comminuted particles are dispersed into the organic matrix particles, especially embedded thereinto and/or attached thereto. The composite materials produced in said manner can be used in many different ways and are suitable in particular for use in a large variety of plastic materials, coating materials, paints, and lacquers, especially coating powders, to modify properties during use in the corresponding products and similar.02-11-2010
20100034856Method For In Vivo Multiplication Of Hair - A method is described for the reproduction of hair by removing hair in the anagen phase in such a way that the hair stem cells which are responsible for hair growth are still attached to the hair removed, bringing these into contact with extracellular matrix components or substitutes therefor, and implanting the hair in the scalp. The application of extracellular matrix components or substitutes therefor for the reproduction of hair is also described.02-11-2010
20120189678Liposome and Personal Care Composition Comprising Thereof - A liposome comprising a phospholipid, a hydrophobic active comprising a carboxylate group, and a component selected from a group consisting of: a hydrophilic adjuvant comprising a positively charged group, a complex of said hydrophobic active with said hydrophilic adjuvant, and combinations thereof. An aqueous liposome dispersion comprising the liposome, and a personal care composition comprising the liposome. A process of preparing the liposome, comprising the steps of: forming a premix by dissolving a phospholipid, a hydrophobic active comprising a carboxylate group in an organic solvent; evaporating off said organic solvent from the premix to form a phospholipid film; and hydrating said lipid film with a hydration medium comprising a hydrophilic adjuvant comprising a positively charged group and homogenize the medium to form an aqueous liposome dispersion.07-26-2012
20120189675Skin External Preparations - To provide skin external preparations which are stable and are superior in a skin-tension feeling effect or skin-elasticity feeling effect after application therewith to the skin. Also to provide skin external preparations which are excellent in adhesiveness to the skin and have a non-sticky feeling, in addition to the above described stability and the skin-tension feeling effect. A skin external preparation comprising a finely dispersed wax composition in which the wax is finely dispersed in a solid or semisolid form in an aqueous dispersion medium, which preparation is characterized in that the above finely dispersed wax composition contains a wax being solid or semisolid at ordinary temperature, a nonionic surfactant, an aqueous dispersion medium, and an ionic water-soluble thickener, optionally further contains silicone oil and/or fluorinated oil which is liquid at ordinary temperature, and the mass ratio of the nonionic surfactant to the wax being 1.0 or more, the particle size of the finely dispersed wax is 500 nm or less, and it substantially contains no ionic surfactants therein.07-26-2012
20110217346EMULSION CONTAINING ORGANOSILICON-BASED PORTIONS OF HOLLOW SPHERES - The present invention relates to a composition in the form of an emulsion containing portions of hollow spheres of organosilicon-based material, the portions of hollow spheres having a mean diameter ranging from 0.05 to 10 μm. The invention also relates to physiologically acceptable emulsion compositions comprising hollow spheres, and to a process for fading out skin surface defects, in particular to reduce the sheen of the skin and/or to fade out pores, shadows under the eyes, marks, wrinkles and/or fine lines, comprising the topical application to the skin of the above-mentioned compositions.09-08-2011
20110217345EMULSION COMPOSITION, METHODS OF SOFTENING FIBROUS STRUCTURES USING THE SAME, AND FIBROUS SUBSTRATE TREATED THEREWITH - An emulsion composition, methods of softening fibrous structures using the same, and fibrous substrate treated therewith. The composition comprising: (A) 0.01 to less than 25.0 parts by weight of a diorganopolysiloxane; (B) 0.01 to less than 20.0 parts by weight of softening agents; (C) 8.0 to 60.0 parts by weight of water; and (D) 20.0 to 90.0 parts by weight of water-soluble monovalent or polyvalent alcohols, wherein the continuous phase of said emulsion composition is an aqueous solution consisting of said (C) water and said (D) water-soluble monovalent or polyvalent alcohols in the ratio of from 1:0.5 to 1:10, and total content of said component (C) and (D) is in the rage of 30.0 and 98.0 parts by weight of said emulsion composition.09-08-2011
20090191245REDUCED-IRRITANT DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE NAPHTHOIC ACID COMPOUND AND BENZOYL PEROXIDE AND TREATMENT OF KERATINIZATION DISORDERS THEREWITH - Topically applicable, reduced-irritant dermatological/cosmetic compositions useful for the prevention/treatment of a variety of keratinization disorders, for example acne vulgaris, contain at least one naphthoic acid compound and an amount of benzoyl peroxide encapsulated in a polymeric system of porous particles for increasing cutaneous penetration of the at least one naphthoic acid compound, are formulated into topically applicable, physiologically acceptable media therefor.07-30-2009
20090220556Nanodiamond uv protectant formulations - A cosmetic or sunscreen preparation provides transmission attenuation of ultraviolet A and ultraviolet B and ultraviolet C light when applied to human tissue to reduce exposure comprises a dispersion of an effective amount of diamond nanoparticle in a physiologically compatible medium, where the diamond nanoparticles have a size greater than about 60 nm.09-03-2009
20100112019METHOD FOR MAKING UP KERATINOUS SUBSTANCES AND KIT FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SUCH A METHOD - A method for making up a support includes application to the support of at least (a) magnetic substances exhibiting a non-zero magnetic susceptibility, (b) one or more compounds X, (c) one of more compounds Y, with at least one of the compounds X and Y being a silicone compound and the compounds Y and X being capable of reacting together by a hydro silylation reaction in the presence of a catalyst, when they are brought into contact with one another, and (d) at least one catalyst. Application of (a), (b), (c) and (d) may be simultaneous or sequential in any order. Exposure to a magnetic field of at least a portion of the magnetic substances takes place before the interaction between the compounds X and Y is complete.05-06-2010
20100112021SUSTAINED-RELEASE COMPOSITION - A composition which comprises (A) a plurality of cross-linked polymer particles, said polymer being the polymerization product of at least two monomer units selected from the group consisting of monoalkenyl aromatic compounds, alkyl esters derived from a saturated alcohol and acrylic or methacrylic acid, and vinyl esters of an aliphatic carboxylic acid; and said cross-line polymer particles being loaded with (B) an active ingredient, the weight ratio of the active ingredient (B) to the polymer particles (A) being from 0.05 to 50:1, is useful to release the active ingredient over an extended period of time while controlling sebum on skin and hair.05-06-2010
20100255046COSMETIC POWDER COATED WITH ALKOXY SILICONES - A cosmetic powder, endowed with a hydrophobic coating based on alkoxy silicones, comprising a powder phase and a hydrophobic coating phase, said hydrophobic coating phase completely coats said powder phase and said coating phase consists of a compound of general formula (RO)10-07-2010
20080317794Agglomerate Particles, Method for Producing Nanocomposites, and the Use Thereof - The invention relates to agglomerate particles which are constructed from agglomerated nanoscale primary particles and also to a method for incorporation of these particles in a polymer matrix and to the use of these agglomerate particles.12-25-2008
20090202599SOLID ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR MAKING SAME - Solid emulsion antiperspirant products are described. The antiperspirant products contain a continuous phase including a water-immiscible liquid and a structurant and a disperse phase including an antiperspirant active dissolved in a polar solvent. The disperse phase has a conductivity of less than or equal to about 75 mS/cm at 25° C. And the antiperspirant active has a combined peak 4 and peak 5 area percentage of at least about 25% relative to the area sum of peaks 1 to 5. Methods for making solid emulsion antiperspirant products are also described.08-13-2009
20110268778DELIVERY PARTICLES - The present application relates to encapsulated benefit agents, compositions comprising such encapsulated benefit agents and processes for making and using compositions comprising such encapsulated benefit agents. Such encapsulated benefit agents eliminate or minimize one or more of the drawbacks of current encapsulated benefit agents and thus provide formulators with additional perfume delivery opportunities.11-03-2011
20080317788Additive for Domestic Washing Processes - Additive for processes of domestic washing or others, and like cosmetics additive for shampoo and other compounds and of hygiene personal, susceptible to be incorporated to the process after the washing and to be clarified of the process that is constituted by a product micro-encapsulation chosen of between a cosmetic, a drug, or an evaporable product, being constituted the surrounding one of the microcapsules by a compound of different chemical nature. The additive is preferably in liquid form and of unitary doses, but it is possible also to obtain it in dust form. The invention also talks about to a procedure for the treatment of fibers (or skin or hair) with the additive.12-25-2008
20100266646Assemblies, systems, and methods for skin treatment incorporating oxidized cellulose - A refined oxidised cellulose (OC) material in various salt states having therapeutic treatments for skin. The micronized OC has a uniform particle size of the order of microns (0.001 to 0.050 mm). The OC is treated by further steps of oxidation, hydrolysis and refinement. The final product is chemically known as polyanhydroglucuronic acid, (PAGA). The salt versions of the OC are generally metal salts, such as sodium, calcium, zinc, copper, and silver.10-21-2010
20110262504LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.10-27-2011
20100278886PERSONAL CARE DISSOLVABLE FILMS - Personal care dissolvable films comprising a water soluble film forming agent, cosmetically acceptable plasticizer, and detackifying agent are described, along with methods of using the same.11-04-2010
20110195100LIP COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING GALVANIC PARTICULATES - Novel lip compositions are disclosed. The lip compositions comprise galvanic particulates and provide the following benefits: enhanced lip color, reduced fine lines and wrinkles, increased fullness, improved moisturization, smoothness, texture, and improved definition and lip contour.08-11-2011
20100028391Cosmetics Comprising A Modified Organopolysiloxane - This invention relates to a cosmetics characterized in that it contains a gelling agent comprising an organopolysiloxane having a silicon-bonded organic group represented by general formula:R02-04-2010
20090136550MODIFIED RELEASE FORMULATIONS OF DILTIAZEM - Modified release diltiazem compositions and associated methods of preparation and administration are provided.05-28-2009
20120189677FORMULATIONS - A formulation comprising botulinum toxin (BT), lipid and surfactant, characterised in that the lipid and surfactant are in the form of macromolecular assemblies of less than 100 nm in diameter. The surfactant may have an HLB number of less than 20. Cosmetic and pharmaceutical formulations and corresponding uses are contemplated and included, as are methods of preparation,07-26-2012
20120034284Microencapsulation Product and Process - Microcapsules possessing Lewis acid-Lewis base salt walls incorporate water-immiscible materials, such as N,N-di-ethyl-m-toluamide (DEET), as a core component. Such microcapsules, or similar microcapsules incorporating other core components, may be made by emulsifying a water-immiscible core component in an aqueous solution of one wall-forming reactant, such as the Lewis base, and then mixing that solution with the other wall-forming reactant, such as the Lewis acid. Various adjuvants may be included with the core component to contribute additional characteristics, such as enhancement of a controlled release characteristic or improved mechanical stability.02-09-2012
20120034280ORAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A ZINC COMPOUND AND AN ANTI-MICROBIAL AGENT - Oral compositions and methods of use thereof are provided herein. The oral compositions comprise a first component comprising at least one E02-09-2012
20090274734METHOD FOR OBTAINING HOLLOW PARTICLES - Described is a method for obtaining hollow particles, having a particle wall and a particle lumen, the particle having dimensions of between 1 nm and 100 μm, from a mixture comprising a liquid medium comprising at least one colloid or solute, the method comprising freezing said mixture and lyophilising the obtained frozen mixture, characterised in that a volume of at least 0.1 μl of the mixture is subjected to a freezing step comprising: (a) (1) quench freezing the mixture resulting in a quench frozen mixture, and (2) incubating said quench frozen mixture at a temperature above the quench freezing temperature and below the melting point of the liquid medium, orb) (1) reducing the temperature of the mixture at a rate of 1 to 100° C./minute to below the freezing temperature of the mixture and (2) incubating said frozen mixture at a temperature above the temperature of the mixture and below the melting point of the liquid medium. Further, hollow particles obtainable by the said method, compositions comprising said hollow particles and uses thereof are described.11-05-2009
20100119561Compositions Having a Performance Indicator - Compositions containing a delivery system including polymeric microparticles capable of undergoing a visual change, such as a color change, after application to a substrate are disclosed. The delivery system informs a consumer that the composition has been properly applied and/or has performed its intended function.05-13-2010
20090297568Intercalated layered silicate - An intercalated layered silicate comprises a layered silicate and an intercalating agent sorbed between the silicate layers of the layered silicate. The amount of intercalating agent is effective to provide an average interlayer spacing between the silicate layers of at least about 20 Å. The intercalating agent comprises one or more of fatty acid esters of sorbitan, ethoxylated fatty esters of sorbitan, fatty acid esters of glycerol, fatty acid esters of polyglycerol, fatty acid amide waxes, variants of amide waxes, and variants of amides. The intercalated layered silicate may be exfoliated by mixing it with a matrix medium and adding sufficient energy to form a dispersed-particle composition. A packaging film, such as a food packaging film, may comprise the dispersed-particle composition.12-03-2009
20090087464Particle stabilised emulsion composition - The present invention relates to emulsifier system comprising food-grade gelled particles and the preparation of particle stabilised emulsions with this emulsifier. The emulsifier system can be used in any fields of applications, such as food products, home and personal care applications and pharmaceutical applications.04-02-2009
20090087461ANTI-BACTERIAL PYROCATECHOLS AND RELATED METHODS - The invention includes a compound or an oral care composition comprising a compound represented by the structure (I):04-02-2009
20110200648Method and kit for cleansing underarms - A method and kit for cleansing one's underarms. The method includes the steps of applying a shaving cream, or other cleansing solution containing laureth-23 and sodium lauryl sulfate, to the underarm, waiting a sufficient amount of time, and removing the shaving cream from the underarm.08-18-2011
20100098732METHODS, PROCESSES AND COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THE PROTEIN CALMODULIN (CAM) FOR TREATMENT OF DAMAGED OR AGING SKIN, AND/OR HAIR LOSS - 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 aesthetic appearance of skin; for treating fine lines, and/or wrinkles, and/or age spots, and/or minor wounds and burns, and/or calloused skin—through its facilitation of natural healing processes initiated by disease, injury or aging; for enhancing hair growth; and as a cosmetic treatment process comprising application to the skin the compositions, preferably on a daily basis. The compositions may comprise, but not be limited to, UV blocking agents and/or penetration enhancers and/or one or more bio-active agents. CaM can be formulated into therapeutic compositions as lotions, creams, ointments, sprays, gels, skin coverings and wound dressings.04-22-2010
20110200652Flexible Personal Care Article - A personal care article comprising a water impermeable substrate and an aqueous personal care composition disposed on said water impermeable substrate, forming a coated region of the water impermeable substrate, wherein said water impermeable substrate has a rigidity in the range of from 5.00 g/cm to 0.08 g/cm, preferably from 3.00 g/cm to 0.08 g/cm, more preferably from 1.80 g/cm to 0.10 g/cm, even more preferably from 0.80 g/cm to 0.15 g/cm and even more preferably still from 0.60 g/cm to 0.25 g/cm.08-18-2011
20100015188CORE-SHELL-TYPE CERIUM OXIDE MICROPARTICLE, DISPERSION SOLUTION COMPRISING THE MICROPARTICLE, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF THE MICROPARTICLE OR DISPERSION SOLUTION - An object of the present invention is to provide a core-shell-type cerium oxide microparticle, a dispersion solution comprising the microparticle, and a process for production of the microparticle or dispersion solution, and to achieve the object, the present invention provides a core-shell-type cerium oxide microparticle which has an average particle diameter of 30 to 200 nm and a coefficient of variation therein no greater than 0.25, and in which the secondary particle forming the core portion is spherical in shape and a polymer is attached to its surface, a dispersion solution of this cerium oxide microparticle and a dry powder from the cerium oxide microparticle dispersion solution, and a process of producing a core-shell-type cerium oxide microparticle or a dispersion solution thereof, which comprises the steps of: mixing a cerium salt and a polymer in an organic solvent to obtain a mixture; and heating this mixture under reflux at a prescribed temperature to precipitate core-shell-type cerium oxide microparticles, wherein the cerium salt is cerium nitrate and the particle diameter of the microparticles is adjusted using the molecular weight of the polymer.01-21-2010
20100080832Vesicle-Containing Composition And Production Method Thereof - To provide a vesicle-containing composition wherein a perfume component is stably incorporated in the vesicle bilayer membrane composed of a silicone surfactant and to provide a simple production method of the vesicle-containing composition wherein a perfume component is stably incorporated. A vesicle-containing composition comprising; (A) a perfume, (B) a silicone oil, (C) a silicone surfactant, (D) one or more selected from the group consisting of ethanol, propylene glycol, dipropylene glycol, and 1,3-butylene glycol, and (E) water; wherein the (C) silicone surfactant forms vesicles, and the (A) perfume and the (B) silicone oil are present in the vesicle bilayer membrane.04-01-2010
20120294912O/W EMULSION COSMETIC - A cosmetic composition in the form of an O/W emulsion includes: (A) 1 to 20% by weight of a plate-like powder that has been surface-treated with an alkylalkoxysilane, (B) 0.1 to 10% by weight of an oil that is solid at a temperature of 25° C., (C) 0.3 to 50% by weight of an oil selected from the group consisting of a hydrocarbon oil, an ester oil, and an ether oil, each having a viscosity of 500,000 mPa·s or less at a temperature of 25° C., (D) 0.1 to 20% by weight of a nonionic surfactant having an HLB value of 8 or less, (E) 0.05 to 10% by weight of a water-soluble polymer having a hydrocarbon group with a carbon number of 8 to 30 and an anionic group in a molecule thereof, and (F) water.11-22-2012
20100086575BENEFIT AGENT CONTAINING DELIVERY PARTICLE - 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, cleaning or fabric care compositions, such particles increase the efficiency of benefit agent delivery, there by allowing reduced amounts of benefit agents to be employed. In addition to allowing the amount of benefit agent to be reduced, such particles allow a broad range of benefit agents to be employed.04-08-2010
20120107380METHODS OF SAPONIFYING XANTHOPHYLL ESTERS AND ISOLATING XANTHOPHYLLS - This invention relates to a practical and effective process for converting esterified xanthophylls, including zeaxanthin, to non-esterified xanthophylls through saponification. In addition, the invention provides a process for obtaining esterified zeaxanthin in high yields and purities, isolating the xanthophylls from interfering substances such as waxes, oils, and fats. A product of this process is a zeaxanthin rich substrate that is suitable for use in foods, nutritional supplements, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and related products.05-03-2012
20120107379WATER BASE SLURRY COMPOSITION FOR COSMETIC PRODUCTS AND METHODS OF USE - This invention relates to water based slurry compositions of cosmetic and personal care products and methods of making and using water based slurry compositions for cosmetic and personal care products such as foundations, eye shadows, lotions, and creams.05-03-2012
20090263435COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR MINIMIZING AND/OR REDUCING THE APPEARANCE OF DEFECTS AROUND EYES - The invention relates to compositions comprising at least one xanthine compound, preferably further comprising at least one agent which acts on capillary circulation and/or at least one natural moisturizing agent, which can be used to treat, or to reduce and/or minimize the appearance of, defects such as dark circles, bags and/or puffiness around eyes.10-22-2009
20090263433COSMETIC COMPOSITION - Provided are a cosmetic composition which is an O10-22-2009
20100098733Nitric oxide releasing particles for oral care applications - The present invention provides an oral care composition Comprising a nitric oxide releasing particle and an orally-acceptable carrier. The nitric oxide releasing particle comprises at least one nitric oxide donor. Another aspect of the present invention provides a device for oral care comprising a nitric oxide releasing particle, wherein the device is configured to expose a targeted site in an oral cavity of a subject to nitric oxide. The present invention also provides methods and uses of providing oral health benefits by using the oral care compositions or devices as described above.04-22-2010
20090047309COSMETIC METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR REPAIRING HUMAN SKIN - The present invention relates to methods and compositions for repairing adverse effects of the environment, daily stress, sun exposure, or pre-mature aging on human skin, comprising applying to the skin, prior to a period of bodily rest, a topical composition that contains resveratrol or a derivative thereof and at least one DNA repair enzyme.02-19-2009
20090092642Skin and/or Hair Products, Containing Compounds With an Isoprenoid Structure - A composition of matter that is suitable for use on skin or hair. The composition comprises one or more compounds of formula04-09-2009
20090258042Encapsulated Active Materials Containing Adjunct Crosslinkers - It is an object of the present invention to provide a microcapsule product comprising an active material; said active material encapsulated by a polymeric material to provide a polymer encapsulated material wherein said polymeric material comprises an adjunct crosslinker.10-15-2009
20110200651Conformable Depilatory Article - A depilatory article comprising a water impermeable substrate and a depilatory composition disposed on the water impermeable substrate, forming a coated region of the water impermeable substrate, wherein the water impermeable substrate has a thickness of from 80 μm to 12 μm, preferably 50 μm to 15 μm, more preferably 40 μm to 16 μm, even more preferably 30 μm to 17 μm, and wherein said water impermeable substrate comprises a material selected from polyolefins, polyethylene terephthalate (PET); polyvinylchloride (PVC); polyamide (PA); polyurethane; polychloropene; polysulfone; polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE); polyvinyl acetate (PVA); polystyrene; polyphenylene oxide (PPO); acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS); ethylene vinyl alcohol (EVA); natural rubber, latex, nylon, nitrile, silicone and thermo plastic elastomers (TPE) or mixtures thereof, preferably a polyolefin or mixtures thereof and more preferably a polyethylene or mixtures thereof.08-18-2011
20110200649Porous, Dissolvable Solid Substrate And Surface Resident Coating Comprising A Zync Pyrithione - The present invention relates to personal care compositions, especially those shave preparation article and skin care articles which are in the form of a porous dissolvable solid substrate having a surface resident coating comprising at least one skin treatment active. The present invention can deliver a consumer benefit as well as allow for separation of any incompatible actives in the substrate versus the coating.08-18-2011
20100297199NANOEMULSION OF RESVERATROL-PHOSPHOLIPID COMPLEX AND METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME AND APPLICATIONS THEREOF - The present invention relates to a nanoemulsion of resveratrol-phospholipid complex, method for preparing the same and applications thereof. The nanoemulsion comprises: 1 part by weight of resveratrol, 2˜30 parts by weight of phospholipid, and 30˜490 parts by weight of an aqueous solution of polyol with the polyol concentration being 30˜99 percent by weight. The method comprises the steps of: a resveratrol-phospholipid complex being prepared, then the complex being dispersed into the aqueous solution of polyol to form a dispersion, and a nanoemulsion with particle size less than 200 nm being formed by homogenization of the dispersion with a high pressure homogenizer or Microfluidizer homogenizer. The nanoemulsion is miscible with water at any ratio, has high stability and high bioavailability, and thus can be widely used for preparation of cosmetics, pharmaceuticals or healthcare products.11-25-2010
20090142380COSMETIC COMPOSITION IN POWDERED FORM - Disclosed herein is an anhydrous cosmetic composition in powdered form comprising at least one pulverulent phase and at least one fatty binder, the said pulverulent phase comprising i) 30 to 70% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one pigment, and ii) 30 to 70% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one lamellar particle. Disclosed herein is also a method for making up the skin, comprising applying the composition to the skin, and a method for concealing the color defects of the skin, while conferring a natural and satiny appearance on the made-up skin. 06-04-2009
20090142381LAMELLAR OIL-IN-GLYCOL GEL COMPOSITIONS AND THE PROCESS OF PREPARATION - The present invention is directed to a lamellar oil-in-glycol gel comprising (a) at least one glycol, (b) at least one fatty alcohol, (c) at least one cationic surfactant and optionally (d) at least one benefit agent, said lamellar gel capable of providing enhanced mass and promoting the permeation of the benefit agent through a keratinous substrate such as the skin, hair and fingernails, providing both deep and superficial treatment thereof.06-04-2009
20110171277WOUND DRESSING HAVING A POLYURETHANE FOAM LAYER AND A COVER LAYER MADE OF THERMOPLASTIC POLYMER - The present invention relates to a layered composite which includes a foam layer and a cover layer. The cover layer includes a thermoplastic polymer and is at least partly bonded directly to the foam layer. The foam layer includes a polyurethane foam obtained by frothing and drying a composition that includes an aqueous, anionically hydrophilicized polyurethane dispersion.07-14-2011
20090285868Photostable cosmetic compositions comprising dibenzoylmethane/pyrrolidinone compounds - Photostable UV-photoprotecting cosmetic sunscreen compositions contain (a) an effective UV-photoprotecting amount of at least one dibenzoylmethane compound sunscreen, (b) an effective radiation-photostablizing amount of at least one pyrrolidinone compound having the formula (I) below:11-19-2009
20090280150Targeted And Individualized Cosmetic Delivery - A system and methods are provided for targeted and individualized delivery of multiple skin benefit agents to the skin of a user. The image of a predetermined treatment area of the user's skin is first captured by an imaging device. The captured image data is then analyzed by a computing device to generate a unique skin profile for the user, which is indicative of the skin conditions at the predetermined treatment area. Based on such skin profile, a printing device prints out one or more cosmetic delivery sheets that can be applied to the predetermined treatment area. Each of the cosmetic delivery sheets contains a substrate with multiple isolated, discrete regions, while at least two of the regions are imprinted with different skin benefit agents for treating different skin conditions of the predetermined treatment area according to the unique skin profile of the user. Targeted delivery of one or multiple skin benefit agents to the skin of a user may be achieved by applying and conforming to the skin a flexible cosmetic delivery sheet having associated therewith, on a first surface, one or multiple cosmetic treatment compositions provided in isolated, discrete regions, while an opposite surface of the sheet is provided with imprinted, predetermined regions corresponding to respective isolated, discrete regions on the first surface of the sheet. The user manipulates the sheet at the imprinted predetermined regions in a manner indicated by the imprinted predetermined regions to release one or multiple skin treatment compositions from the isolated, discrete regions and deliver effective amounts of one or multiple skin benefit agents to the targeted areas of the skin underlying the isolated, discrete regions of the sheet.11-12-2009
20090280149Cosmetic and Method for Production Thereof - A cosmetic in an emulsified state, in which a titanium dioxide microparticle coated with hydrous silicic acid and/or a hydrous silicate compound, a higher alcohol, an oily component other than the higher alcohol, and a polysaccharide are contained, and the polysaccharide containing at least one of fucose, glucose, glucuronic acid and rhamnose as a constituent monosaccharide, and having fucose and/or rhamnose in a side chain is contained in an amount of 0.01% by weight to 1% by weight relative to the total amount of the cosmetic. And a cosmetic containing the higher alcohol, the oily component and the polysaccharide in an emulsified state, in which the higher alcohol is composed of two or more kinds of higher alcohols having different molecular weights, and is contained in the cosmetic in an amount of 1% by weight to 20% by weight relative to the total amount of the cosmetic. The oily component is contained in an amount of 1% by weight to 20% by weight relative to the total amount of the cosmetic, and the polysaccharide is contained in an amount of 0.01% by weight to 1% by weight relative to the total amount of the cosmetic, and a producing method thereof.11-12-2009
20090280147Compositions comprising dye-loaded particles - According to the invention, a cosmetic composition is provided comprising:11-12-2009
20090285869SALT STABLE LECITHIN ORGANOGEL COMPOSITION - A lecithin organogel (“LO”) operates as a transdermal pharmaceutical delivery composition. In particular, the lecithin organogel comprises an internal oil phase containing oil-in-water (“O/W”) and water-in-oil (“W/O”) emulsifiers, and an aqueous phase comprising inorganic and organic hydrocolloids. The lecithin organogel may contain up to 80% additive ingredients, including biocompatible surfactants, nonpolar solvents, saturated fatty alcohols, moisturizers, preservatives or antimicrobials, and chelating agents.11-19-2009
20090285867METHOD FOR EXTEMPORANEOUS AND REVERSIBLE CONCENTRATION OF LIPOSOMES - The invention concerns a method for extemporaneous and reversible concentration of liposomes, the mixed liposome-cyclodextrin aggregates obtainable by the method, and uses thereof in the pharmaceutical, diagnostic and cosmetic field.11-19-2009
20100221294Use of Non-Straight Fiber Dispersed in a Composition and Compositions Thereof - Compositions and methods for enhancing, lengthening, volumizing, or concealment of keratinous surfaces or tissue. The compositions comprise non-straight fibers useful for formulating cosmetics, personal care products, and pharmaceutical compositions which are comfortable, durable, and overcome smudging, smearing, flaking, and detachment from keratinous surfaces, thereby resulting in an aesthetically pleasing appearance.09-02-2010
20100291166USE OF NITROGEN-DOPED TITANIUM OXIDE NANOPARTICLES AS AGENTS FOR PROTECTING AGAINST ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION - A nanometric material includes nitrogen-doped titanium oxides, which is obtained by injection of a titanium oxide precursor in the liquid or gaseous form and of a gaseous nitrogenous compound into a laser pyrolysis reactor. The material is used as cosmetic agent for protecting against ultraviolet radiation, thereby improving protection against UV radiation and in particular against UV-A radiation.11-18-2010
20090297570ORAL CARE COMPOSITION - An oral care composition comprising from 0.01 to 50% by weight of the composition of a capsule, the capsule comprising a core and a coating for the core, the coating comprising a wax having a melting point of at least 70 degrees C., an oil and an opacifier and the core comprising an oil, a pigment and a shear-thinning structurant.12-03-2009
20110076311CERAMIDE DISPERSION - A ceramide dispersion, which includes at least: natural-ceramide-containing particles that are dispersed in an aqueous phase as an oil-phase component; and at least one surfactant, wherein the natural-ceramide-containing particles contain one or more natural ceramides in an amount of 50% by mass or higher with respect to the total mass of the oil components contained in an oil phase, and have a volume average particle diameter of from 0.5 nm to 100 nm; and the ceramide dispersion contains, in the at least one surfactant, at least one polyglycerin fatty acid ester having an HLB of from 10 to 16.03-31-2011
20110076310Antiperspirant/Deodorant Composition - A composition that is gelled with a high level of fatty acid. A composition comprising at least one active chosen from an antiperspirant active and a deodorant active: a fatty acid in an amount of greater than 7 weight %; and a plant oil in an amount of at least 12 weight %. A composition comprising greater than 7 weight % of a fatty acid: and at least 12 weight % of a plant oil, wherein the composition does not contain an antiperspirant active or a deodorant active.03-31-2011
20110076309Antiperspirant/Deodorant Composition - A composition in which the volatile silicone is partially or fully replaced by a plant oil. The plant oil containing composition is parity or better than the volatile silicone containing material but at lower cost. One example comprises a mixing product of at least one material chosen from antiperspirant actives and deodorant actives; greater than 10 weight % of a plant oil: and less than 40 weight % of a volatile silicone oil. Another examples comprises a mixing product of greater than 10 weight % of a plant oil; a gellant for the composition; and less than 40 weight % of a volatile silicone oil, wherein the composition does not contain an antiperspirant active or deodorant active.03-31-2011
20120294913METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING ALOE POWDER - A technique for efficiently performing pulverization of a dried aloe gel using an air flow type mill is provided. 1) A dried aloe gel is treated by supercritical extraction, an extract is removed from the dried aloe gel to obtain an extraction residue, and then 2) the extraction residue is pulverized with an air flow type mill to produce an aloe powder.11-22-2012
20120294915ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS - Described herein are compositions comprising a MMP-13 inhibitor, and methods of using the same.11-22-2012
20120294914Particulate Titanium Dioxide - A particulate titanium dioxide has a median volume particle diameter of greater than 70 nm. The titanium dioxide can be produced by calcining precursor particles. The titanium dioxide has enhanced UVA efficacy. The particulate titanium dioxide can be used to form dispersions. The particulate titanium dioxide or dispersions can be used to produce sunscreen products having a UV protection which is at least one third of the label SPF value.11-22-2012
20090274735Flaky Particles and Luster Pigment, and Cosmetic, Coating Composition, Resin Composition and Ink Composition Each Containing the Same - Flaky particles of the present invention have a particle size distribution in which a value of D90/D10 is at least 2.0 but not more than 3.0, a value of D10 is at least 4.7 μm but not more than 25 μm, and a maximum particle diameter is 90 μm or less, where D10 is defined as a particle diameter at which a cumulative volume of particles reaches 10% when counted from the smaller side, and D90 is defined as a particle diameter at which a cumulative volume of particles reaches 90% when counted from the smaller side. A luster pigment of the present invention contains flaky particles and at least one selected from a metallic layer and a metallic oxide layer that are formed on at least a part of the surface of each of the flaky particles. The luster pigment has a particle size distribution in which a value of D90/D10 is at least 2.0 but not more than 3.0, a value of D10 is at least 4.7 μm but not more than 25 μm, and a maximum particle diameter is 90 μm or less, where D10 is defined as a particle diameter at which a cumulative volume of particles reaches 10% when counted from the smaller side, and D90 is defined as a particle diameter at which a cumulative volume of particles reaches 90% when counted from the smaller side.11-05-2009
20110200654MICROCAPSULES HAVING AN ENVELOPE COMPOSED ESSENTIALLY OF SILSESQUIOXANE HOMOPOLYMERS OR COPOLYMERS - A microcapsule having a reservoir that includes a core containing at least one active principle, the core being surrounded by a polymer envelope, characterized in that that polymer envelope is formed from 50 to 100% by weight of a silsesquioxane type compound, relative to the total weight of said envelope. A process for manufacturing the aforementioned capsule, and also the use thereof for manufacturing cosmetic products.08-18-2011
20110200650Non-Aerosol Personal Care Compositions Comprising An Anti-Irritation Agent - A personal care composition suitable for use as a non-aerosol shave composition comprising an anti-irritation agent; a lathering surfactant; a carrier comprising water; and optional adjunct ingredients such as lubricants.08-18-2011
20110206747Multiplication of the efficacy of anti-infectious agents by a composition further comprising a dispersing agent together with a metal activating agent - The present invention relates to a composition inhibiting or destroying at least one living or unicellular organism, which comprises at least one anti-infectious agent and at least one activating agent containing at least one metal element, together with at least one dispersing agent. The present invention also relates to the utilization of such a composition.08-25-2011
20090297569Oral hygiene tablets and capsules for direct oral delivery of active ingredients - An oral hygiene tablet or capsule for direct oral delivery of active ingredients to humans and animals is provided composed of a tablet or capsule having an outer shell and inner cavity containing an active ingredient. Active ingredients contained and delivered by the oral hygiene tablet include mouthwash, toothpaste, medicament, mouth soothing and numbing agents, fluoride rinse, joint preserving agents, vitamins and herbal supplements. Other ingredients, such as flavor enhancers, scents, colorings and sugars may be included in the composition of the tablet or capsule. Delivery of the supplement ingredients is effectuated by simply placing the tablet into the mouth and allowing saliva to cause the outer shell to dissolve. The dissolution process can be accelerated by biting of the tablet/capsule and breaking it into smaller particles and/or by drinking water when the tablet is inserted into the mouth.12-03-2009
20120294917Topical Drying Composition Comprising Encapsulated Trehalose and Method of Using Same - A topical drying composition is provided for removal of sweat from skin areas which are vulnerable to sweating after sweat producing activities. The drying efficacy of the composition is due to the presence of encapsulated trehalose, with or without aluminum used as aluminum zirconium compound. Application of an effective amount of the composition to the skin prior to exercise or sweat removal activity reduces sweating and accelerates drying of the skin.11-22-2012
20120294911TOPICAL SANITIZER AND METHOD OF USE WITH GLOVES - Topical sanitizer includes avenanthramides, which is an active component of oats that is beneficial to the skin. The topical sanitizer is used preferably in conjunction with gloves that have an inner coating that includes avenanthramides. By using topical sanitizer that includes avenanthramides before and after wearing gloves, the skin of the person wearing the glove is more exposed to the beneficial avenanthramides all during the workday, not just when wearing gloves. The result is healthier, much softer and more comfortable skin on the hands.11-22-2012
20100278884Skin cosmetics comprising cocoon-shaped polymer fine particles - Previously proposed skin cosmetics have been compounded with spherical resin particles for the purpose of improving extendability on the skin, improving feel, and making fine wrinkles unnoticeable. However, these particles are insufficient in their effect of making fine wrinkles on the skin unnoticeable, and there has been demand for fine particles that let the skin appear smooth and fair.11-04-2010
20100291162ORAL COMPOSITIONS PROVIDING ENHANCED TOOTH STAIN REMOVAL - This invention generally relates to oral compositions (e.g., a confection or chewing gum product such as a compressed chewing gum) effective for removal of stains from a tooth surface. In particular, this invention relates to oral compositions including a coated or an encapsulated protease enzyme to provide an oral composition effective for tooth stain removal.11-18-2010
20080241200Cosmetic skin care system - 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-containing formulation. Other system components may be unit doses of finishing lotion or skin preparation formulations or devices.10-02-2008
20110206749SILICA MATERIALS FOR REDUCING ORAL MALADOR - Disclosed herein are silica materials comprising an adduct on at least a portion of a surface thereof. The silica materials are capable of binding volatile sulfur compounds (VSC)s and thereby reducing oral malodor. Also disclosed are dentifrice compositions, oral care compositions comprising the silica materials, and methods of making and using the silica materials.08-25-2011
20090010968Spot-on formulation useful for cosmetology and dermatology - The invention relates to a novel formulation of use in cosmetology and in dermatology which uses the storage capacity of the sebaceous glands.01-08-2009
20100129411FIVE-LAYERED PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to five-layered pigments based on multicoated platelet-shaped substrates which comprise a layer sequence comprising 05-27-2010
20100129412BRIGHT PIGMENT AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION USING THE SAME - The bright pigment of the present invention contains a scaly substrate 05-27-2010
20080206291Polyurethane and Polyurea Microcapsules - The present invention relates to a perfuming ingredient for body-care, detergents or softeners type consumer products that is made of microcapsules having a mean diameter of >1 to 500 μm with a guanidine-based polyurea or polyurea/polyurethane wall that contain a perfume and to the products that contain such perfuming ingredients and microspheres.08-28-2008
20090169589FILLER PIGMENTS - Filler pigments based on platelet-shaped substrates, which are coated with barium sulfate and at least two metal oxides and/or metal hydroxides are highly suitable as filler pigments especially for cosmetic formulations.07-02-2009
20120294916NOVEL COSMETIC OR DERMATOLOGICAL COMBINATIONS COMPRISING MODIFIED TITANIUM DIOXIDE PARTICLES - Novel cosmetic or dermatological compositions comprising multiply coated titanium dioxide particles with a water content of less than 1.5% are provided. More particularly novel cosmetic or dermatological compositions comprising multiply coated titanium dioxide particles with a water content of less than 1.5% and a dibenzoyl methane derivative are provided.11-22-2012
20080279903Edible thin film strips and process for making - A method to produce edible film and apply the method to produce products containing ingredients from natural sources in one film.11-13-2008
20080279900GEL USEFUL FOR THE DELIVERY OF COSMETIC ACTIVE INGREDIENTS - 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 is described.11-13-2008
20080279904PH-REGULATED POLYAMIDE POWDER FOR COSMETIC APPLICATIONS - The present invention relates to polyamide powders suitable for cosmetic applications are described which have a pH of 4.0 to 7.0, cosmetic compositions containing the polyamide powders and processes of making the same.11-13-2008
20080292669Foamed Substrate and Method for Making Same - The present invention provides a foamed and/or aerated substrate for transmucosal and/or transdermal applications. The foamed and/or aerated substrate may be in the form of a film, sheet, strip or wafer. The foamed and/or aerated substrate is suitable for use in applications such as, for example, adhesive denture liners, tooth whitening, and smoking control/cessation. The foamed and/or aerated substrate is polymeric in nature and comprises one or more polymers and one or more foaming agents. Additionally, the foamed and/or aerated substrate may include, but not limited to, one or more plasticizers, hydrophobic barrier agents, tooth whitening agents, antioxidants, preservatives, super-disintegrants or absorbents, flavorants, deodorants, breath freshening agents, colorants, surfactants, film modifiers, cross-linking agents, antimicrobial agents, control release agents, other therapeutic agents, or any combinations thereof.11-27-2008
20080241201SENSITIVE SKIN PERFUMES - The invention relates to a fragrance composition for use in cosmetic, toiletry, personal care and cleansing, household cleaning and laundry products which comprises two to ten well characterized fragrance materials having a cosmetic function, of which at least two are selected from:10-02-2008
20080274147Dry Limited Use Cloth - The present invention is directed to a dry cleansing cloth that comprises at least one personal care composition imparted to the cloth, wherein the composition acts as a visual indicator of the compositions depletion with each use, eventually signaling the consumer for the need of a replacement cloth. Accordingly, the cloth of the present invention may be any suitable limited use substrate, including wovens, nonwovens, films, and combinations thereof. Preferably, the limited use cloth comprises a nonwoven substrate, wherein the nonwoven substrates may include, but are not limited to airlaid fabrics, wetlaid fabrics, spunlace fabrics, spunbond fabrics, meltblown fabrics, coform fabrics, entangled spunbond fabrics, and combinations thereof.11-06-2008
20090311294ACTIVE DELIVERY ORAL CARE IMPLEMENT - An oral care implement includes a head (12-17-2009
20110008399USE OF ZERO-ORDER DIFFRACTIVE PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to compositions such as coatings, printing inks or cosmetics, which contain pigments comprising or consisting of a layer made of a material with an index of refraction that is higher than the index of refraction of the adjacent material by at least 0.25; whereas said layer has a zero-order diffractive micro-structure; whereas said layer acts as an optical waveguide and whereas said layer has a thickness between 50 nm and 500 nm; to processes for its manufacture and to its use. These pigments show a colour effect upon rotation and/or tilting, and it is believed that this colour effect is based on zero-order diffraction.01-13-2011
20110206746CONTINUOUS SILICA PRODUCTION PROCESS AND SILICA PRODUCT PREPARED FROM SAME - Disclosed herein is a continuous process for preparing a silica product, comprising: (a) continuously feeding an acidulating agent and an alkali metal silicate into a loop reaction zone comprising a stream of liquid medium; wherein at least a portion of the acidulating agent and the alkali metal silicate react to form a silica product in the liquid medium of the loop reaction zone; (b) continuously recirculating the liquid medium through the loop reaction zone; and (c) continuously discharging from the loop reaction zone a portion of the liquid medium comprising the silica product. Silica products and dentifrice compositions comprising the silica products are also disclosed. A continuous loop reactor is also disclosed.08-25-2011
20120034283GRANULAR WASHING, CLEANING OR TREATMENT AGENT ADDITIVE - A granular washing, cleaning or treatment agent additive, comprising 5 to 90 wt % of a particulate carrier material having an oil absorption capacity of at least 100 ml/100 g and 10 to 80 wt % of capsules in which one or more beneficial agents are enclosed, can be produced in that the particulate carrier material is fluidized, a pourable capsule preparation is applied to the carrier material, and the mixture thus obtained is granulated.02-09-2012
20090155321COMPOSITIONS WITH ENCAPSULATED COLORING AGENTS AND METHOD TO IMPART A HEALTHY SKIN APPEARANCE - A cosmetic composition and method of imparting a healthy appearance to skin is provided which includes using a composition formed with about 0.1 to about 20% by weight of the composition of beads, from about 1 to about 80% by weight of the beads of a first coloring agent incorporated within a matrix of the beads, and a cosmetically acceptable carrier, the composition having a hue less than 25°, the beads being coated and having an exterior color other than that of the first coloring agent.06-18-2009
20110268779GUM COMPOSITIONS - A chewing gum composition comprising porous silicon is described.11-03-2011
20100136070METHODS, DEVICES, AND COMPOSITIONS FOR DERMAL FILLING - Provided herein are methods, devices, and compositions for dermal filling. Also described herein are dermal filler cross-linked compositions and methods for making such compositions. Such compositions comprise, for example, a cross-linked composition of hyaluronic acid, derivatives of hyaluronic acid or mixtures thereof, alginic acid, derivatives of hyaluronic acid or mixtures thereof and calcium ions.06-03-2010
20100136071COSMETIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to pre-formed devices for delivering benefit agents to the skin, hair or nails. The devices are patches or masks for cosmetic or therapeutic use and comprise a unilamellar, solid gel sheet having at least one surface at least partially coated with a discrete coating composition comprising at least one benefit agent for the skin, hair or nails. The invention also encompasses methods of producing and using such devices. The coating composition allows more efficient delivery of benefit agents to the skin than previously known devices and/or affords greater formulation flexibility.06-03-2010
20100136067ORAL CARE PRODUCT - An oral care product comprising a mesoporous calcium silicate biomaterial (MCBS) dispersed in a polymeric material matrix.06-03-2010
20100209465Shaving Compositions Comprising Dye-Loaded Particles - According to the invention, a non-foaming shaving composition is provided comprising: 08-19-2010
20100209466MEROCYANINE DERIVATIVES - Disclosed is the use of merocyanine derivatives of formula08-19-2010
20100209462Cosmetic compositions Comprising Esters Based on 2-Propylheptanoic Acid - The invention relates to esters of 2-propylheptanoic acid and also to the use of esters of 2-propylheptanoic acid in cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical preparations. The compounds are characterized by the particularly lightweight sensation thereof.08-19-2010
20100143425Method for Preparing Personal Care Composition Comprising Surfactant and High Melting Point Fatty Compound - Disclosed is a method of preparing a personal care composition, comprising the steps: (1) preparing a hot oil phase comprising the surfactant and the high melting point fatty compound; (2) preparing a cold aqueous phase comprising the aqueous carrier; and (3) mixing the oil phase and the aqueous phase to form an emulsion; wherein the mixing step (3) comprises the following detailed steps: (3-1) feeding either of the oil phase or the aqueous phase into a high shear field having an energy density of 1.0×1006-10-2010
20110268777Lotion Composition for Wet Wipes - A lotion composition for a skin cleaning wipe comprises a superwetter and a rheology modifier, adapted to provide an enhanced sensation of wetness with a reduced quantity of liquid. Complementary emollients, emulsifiers, and adjuncts and a method for increasing the wetness perception of a wet wipe are also described.11-03-2011
20090081260NATURALLY RESORBABLE POLYACRYLAMIDE GEL, PRODUCTION PROCESS AND USES - A biodegradable polyacrylamide gel that is obtained from acrylamide monomers that are connected to one another by at least one amino acid includes at least one acryloylated amine or acryloylated amide group, or by at least one amino acid oligopeptide that comprises at least one acryloylated amine or acryloylated amide group. The process for synthesis of this gel and its uses are also disclosed.03-26-2009
20090028913Water-In-Oil Type Emulsion Sunscreen Cosmetics - An object of the present invention is to provide a water-in-oil type emulsion sunscreen cosmetic which can achieve excellent UV protection capability, excellent usability such as good adaptation to the skin and non-stickiness, excellent emulsion stability and excellent water resistance.01-29-2009
20090028912Materials for Dissolution-Controlled Release - A controlled release substance containing organosilica sol-gels is provided. The organosilica sol-gels may be further functionalized with amino groups to control the rate of release of encapsulated molecules. The controlled release substance may be utilized as a controlled release fabric care substance, including at least one active fabric care substance in a host matrix comprising an organosilica gel. The fabric care substance may be at least one of a protein, enzyme, fragrance, anti-static agent, fabric softener, dye, or detergent, and may be in bead form, particle form or powder form.01-29-2009
20090028911PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF PIGMENT-BEARING LEADS - A process for the production of pigment-bearing and/or effect substance-bearing leads, comprising the following steps: a) pigments and/or effect substances are at least partially mixed with a fluid wetting agent so that a kneadable material is produced, b) further ingredients and optionally remaining pigments and/or effect substances are added and the resulting material optionally homogenised, c) the material obtained in b) is extruded to afford extrusions of predetermined diameter, and d) the extruded portions are dried to a constant weight optionally after adjustment of the extrusion length.01-29-2009
20090028910Methods for Fabrication Isolated Micro-and Nano-Structures Using Soft or Imprint Lithography - The presently disclosed subject matter describes the use of fluorinated elastomer-based materials, in particular perfluoropolyether (PFPE)-based materials, in high-resolution soft or imprint lithographic applications, such as micro- and nanoscale replica molding, and the first nano-contact molding of organic materials to generate high fidelity features using an elastomeric mold. Accordingly, the presently disclosed subject matter describes a method for producing free-standing, isolated nanostructures of any shape using soft or imprint lithography techniques.01-29-2009
20090081262METAL OXIDE COATING OF WATER INSOLUBLE INGREDIENTS - The invention relates to process for coating a solid, water-insoluble particulate matter, with a metal oxide comprising: (a) contacting the solid water-insoluble particulate matter with a cationic additive in an aqueous medium to obtain a dispersion of said particulate matter having a positive zeta potential; (b) coating the solid water-insoluble particulate matter by precipitation of a metal oxide salt onto the surface of the particulate matter, forming a metal oxide layer thereon; and (c) aging said coating layer The invention further relates to coated particulate matter obtained by the process and to compositions comprising solid, water-insoluble particulate matter, coated by a metal oxide layer, the particulate matter being a dermatological active agent or a pesticide. The invention additionally relates to methods of treating a surface condition in a subject using compositions comprising solid, water insoluble dermatologically active agent, coated by a metal oxide layer.03-26-2009
20090081263DOUBLE-STRANDED RNA OLIGONUCLEOTIDES WHICH INHIBIT TYROSINASE EXPRESSION - Novel double-stranded RNA oligonucleotides are useful for decreasing tyrosinase expression, have cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical applications, for example are useful skin depigmenting or anti-browning agents, and can be associated with cationic particles less than or equal to 1 μm in size, having a zeta potential of from 10 to 80 mV.03-26-2009
20120070479SALINE NOSE WIPE AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND USE - The present invention generally relates to a wet wipe or sheet that is suitable for contacting the skin and removing mucus from the skin. More specifically, the present invention relates to a wet wipe having an aqueous saline component suitable for dissolving and removing mucus in combination with the fabric matrix of the wet wipe. Typically, the fabric matrix of the wet wipe has a capacity of about 125 grams of solution per square meter, and it is impregnated with the aqueous saline solution to a level at or below approximately 80% of the absorbent capacity of the matrix.03-22-2012
20120070478COLOR CHANGING CONSUMER PRODUCTS - The invention relates to personal care products containing multilayer films with decorative layers and may impart a noticeable color change. The invention is applicable in products including type toothpaste, soaps, and other products until diluted with water (or saliva).03-22-2012
20090148481METHOD OF FORMULATING ZINC OXIDE POWDER BLENDS FOR BALANCED UVA/UVB ATTENUATION - Disclosed is a composition that comprises an effective proportion of a first metal oxide powder having a primary particle size and a secondary particle size selected for the first metal oxide powder to attenuate UVA and an effective proportion of a second metal oxide powder having a secondary particle size selected for the second metal oxide powder to attenuate UVB. The mean secondary particle size of the first metal oxide powder is greater than the mean secondary particle size of the second metal oxide powder. In one embodiment, the first and the second metal oxide powders are both zinc oxide.06-11-2009
20080317796HAIR CARE COSMETIC COMPOSITION - This hair care cosmetic composition contains (A) colloidal silica core/silicone shell particles consisting of (1) 90 wt % to 10 wt % cores of colloidal silica and (2) 10 wt % to 90 wt % shells of polyorganosiloxane represented by the mean formula R12-25-2008
20090047311Antibacterial Agent Composed of Silver-Containing Aluminum Sulfate Hydroxide Particles and Use Thereof - An antibacterial agent composed of silver-containing aluminum sulfate hydroxide particles represented by the following formula (X-I) or (Y-I).02-19-2009
20090186053Surface-Modified Non-Metal/Metal Oxides Coated With Silicon Dioxide - Surface-modified metal oxide particles coated with silicon dioxide and having a low structure are produced by adding a base dissolved in water, with stirring, to a dispersion consisting of a metal oxide, at least one compound of the type X07-23-2009
20090186055MAKEUP COMPOSITIONS FOR KERATINOUS SUBSTANCES - The present invention provides a cosmetic composition comprising: 07-23-2009
20090186054COMPOSITION WITH CONTROLLABLE APPEARANCE - A composition intended to be applied on a surface and having an appearance controllable by an external field is disclosed. The composition comprises: a plurality of field responsive particles with a particle appearance, and a liquid with a liquid appearance, the liquid appearance being distinct from the particle appearance, the liquid being disposed to fixate the plurality of field responsive particles, the composition being disposed such that if the external field is applied to the composition, the field responsive particles are affected with a force being distinct from surrounding liquid.07-23-2009
20090142383O/W EMULSION COSMETIC COMPOSITION - Provided is an O/W emulsion cosmetic composition, which contains the following components (A), (B) and (C): 06-04-2009
20080317791Kappa Carrageenan - Disclosed is a carrageenan composition comprising sodium, potassium, calcium and magnesium.12-25-2008
20080317797TOOTH WHITENING PRODUCTS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME - A dissolving strip for tooth whitening the strip having at least a first tooth contacting layer and a second outer layer. The first tooth contacting layer has a solid tooth whitening active in an amount which reacts within a predetermined time when placed on a tooth. The second outer layer has a blend of polymers having different molecular weights; the blend of polymers being selected to dissolve after the predetermined time has elapsed. The outer layer contains the tooth whitening active on said tooth until the active is substantially used up. A method of forming a dissolving tooth whitening strip is also provided, in which the outer layer is formed on a backing layer followed by the inner layer being formed on the outer layer.12-25-2008
20090035337Fluid Reservoir - Fluid reservoirs which are based on polymer substrates and are capable of storing large amounts of fluids. The storage is reliable and the reemergence from the liquid reservoir is readily controllable, for example, via the temperature or via mechanical actions, to achieve retardation of the fluid release. Also, processes for producing such fluid reservoirs and also their use, for example in washing or cleaning compositions.02-05-2009
20130122068THREADS OF CROSS-LINKED HYALURONIC ACID AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - This disclosure relates generally to threads with improved properties comprising cross-linked hyaluronic acid, optimized methods of making such threads and uses thereof, for example, in aesthetic applications (e.g., facial contouring, soft tissue augmentation products), surgery (e.g., sutures), drug delivery, negative pressure wound therapy, moist wound dressing, and the like.05-16-2013
20130122069NANOFIBER LAMINATE SHEET - A nanofiber laminate sheet including a nano fiber layer containing a cosmetic component or a medicinal component and a water soluble base layer located on at least one side of the nano fiber layer. The water soluble base layer is less water-soluble than the nanofiber layer. The water soluble base layer is preferably constructed of nano fiber portions mingled with filmy portions. The water soluble base layer is preferably a layer of nanofibers in which nanofibers cohere to each other to form the filmy portions at their intersections.05-16-2013
20130122070BENEFIT DELIVERY PARTICLE, PROCESS FOR PREPARING SAID PARTICLE, COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING SAID PARTICLES AND A METHOD FOR TREATING SUBSTRATES - The invention provides a benefit agent delivery particle having an average diameter of less than 50 micron comprising; at least one shell formed by a step-growth polymerisation reaction, preferably involving an isocyanate monomer, more preferably a urethane and/or a urea, interior said shell, at least one region formed by chain-growth polymerisation reaction (preferably a free-radical polymerisation) which does not involve an isocyanate, c) optionally, a benefit agent interior to said shell, and/or a deposition aid exterior to said shell. The invention further provides a process for the preparation of such particles wherein the shell is formed prior to the chain-growth polymerisation of the at least one region interior of the shell, preferably be forming the shell at a temperature at which the chain-growth reaction is inhibited. The invention further provides fully formulated products, preferably liquids and gels, which contain said benefit agent delivery particles and a method of treating substrates using said products.05-16-2013
20130122072DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR ACTIVE COMPONENTS AS PART OF AN EDIBLE COMPOSITION - A delivery system for inclusion in an edible composition is formulated to have at least one active component with an encapsulating material for delivering the active component upon consumption of the edible composition wherein the dispersion of active component particles, as measured by the average distance between active component particles in the delivery system divided by the average particle diameter of the active component particles, is from 0.5 to 20.05-16-2013
20090324661NIACINAMIDE CONTAINING COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS WITH IMPROVED SKINFEEL PROPERTIES - A cosmetic composition is provided which includes niacinamide, a carboxylic acid bearing structurant, and particles of a condensation polymerized polyamide, the polyamide having an amine value no lower than 0.3 and an HLB value of at least 16. The polyamide particles prevent interaction between niacinamide and the carboxylic acid/salt structurant thereby inhibiting skinfeel complexation and/or phase separation that would be adverse to skinfeel.12-31-2009
20090324660PERSONAL-CARE ARTICLE FOR SEQUENTIALLY DISPENSING COMPOSITIONS WITH DIFFERENT FRAGRANCES - The present invention relates to a personal-care article for dispensing and or applying a personal-care product that comprises a package and a personal-care product. The package comprises at least one chamber, a dispensing orifice, a first zone proximate to the dispensing orifice and a second zone distal to the dispensing orifice, wherein the first zone and the second zone are both located in the at least one chamber. The personal-care product comprises a first personal-care composition substantially disposed within the first zone and the second personal-care composition substantially disposed within the second zone. The first composition comprises a first fragrance releaseably associated with a suppressing agent and the second composition comprises a second fragrance releaseably associated with a suppressing agent; wherein the first fragrance is different from the second fragrance.12-31-2009
20090324653SUNSCREEN COMPOSITE PARTICLES DISPERSED IN WATER-IN-OIL COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - A cosmetic water-in-oil emulsion composition is provided which includes composite particles of a sunscreen agent and a condensation polymerized polyamide binder, an emulsifying silicone surfactant sufficient to form the water-in-oil emulsion, an oil phase, and a water phase. The composition exhibits relatively high SPF photoprotection while maintaining excellent soft focus properties that hide skin imperfections.12-31-2009
20090324659SUNSCREEN COMPOSITE PARTICLES - Composite particles for providing UV photo protection in cosmetic compositions are reported which include an organic sunscreen agent dispersed within a condensation polymerized resin having carboxylic acid groups and a dielectric constant ranging from 6.5 to 18.12-31-2009
20090324657ZINC OXIDE POWER BLENDS, THEIR PRODUCTION AND USE - This disclosure provides sunscreen products that contain metal oxide powders having discrete size distributions. Metal oxide powders include, for example, zinc oxide and titanium dioxide. Sunscreen products made in accordance with the principles of this disclosure contain metal oxide powders having primary particle sizes of about 10-30 ran and about 50-200 nm.12-31-2009
20090324658Cosmetic and Method for Production Thereof - A cosmetic exhibiting improved thermal stability and storage stability, which is prepared by using a three-phase emulsification-dispersing method in an aqueous phase. In the cosmetic containing an oily base material and/or a pigment as a component to be emulsification-dispersed, an emulsification-dispersing agent and water, the thermal stability and storage stability are improved, and the emulsification-dispersing agent composed of a polysaccharide having a particulate structure as a main component, and two or more kinds of components to be emulsification-dispersed are contained. The components to be emulsification-dispersed exhibit a dielectric constant ranging from 1 to 5 (F/m), and an inorganicity/organicity ratio ranging from 0 to 0.5.12-31-2009
20110223225SOLID OIL POWDERS - The present invention relates in general to the field of oil powders. In particular, the present invention relates to an oil composition that is in powder form at room temperature. One embodiment of the present invention is a solid oil powder that has a very high oil content.09-15-2011
20110223224COSMETIC COMPOSITION INCLUDING MICROBEADS - A cosmetic composition, microbeads to be added into a cosmetic carrier for said composition, methods for making the same, and the uses thereof. The composition comprises microbeads having one or more concentric coating layers around a core, each concentric coating layer including a solid phase and a binder, at least one of the concentric coating layers includes a pigment, and the composition also comprises a cosmetic carrier. The invention is particularly useful as a make-up product.09-15-2011
20110223222Antiperspirant Compositions and Methods for Reducing Perspiration in Humans - A new method for inhibiting or reducing perspiration and preventing body unpleasant odors is provided. Alternative antiperspirant actives capable of activating TRPM8 channels are topically applied, leading to inhibition or reduction of sweat production. Preferred agent is a TRPM8 agonist, derived or not from essential oils of plants. Cosmetic or pharmaceutical product comprising the TRPM8 agonist and the use of TRPM8 agonists as antiperspirant active are also claimed.09-15-2011
20110223221STABILIZATION PROCESSES OF CATION RADICALS OF PHENOTHIAZINIC COMPOUNDS, COSMECEUTICAL FORMULATIONS AND METHODS FOR SKIN DISEASES AND DISTURBANCES PREVENTION - The present invention relates to processes of stabilization of cation radicals from one or more phenothiazinic compounds or derivatived compounds thereof. Another embodiment of the present invention relates to cosmeceutical formulations comprising one or more phenothiazinic compounds or derivatived compounds thereof, in combination with cosmeceutically acceptable excipients. The invention also relates to uses of one or more phenothiazinic compounds or derivatived compounds thereof, i the preparation of cosmeceutical formulations for the prevention of skin diseases and disturbances. Methods for prevention of skin diseases and disturbances are also disclosed by the present invention. Particularly, the embodiments of the present invention employ the cited one or more phenothiazinic compounds o derivatived compounds thereof in the form of their stabilized cation radicals.09-15-2011
20110223220DISPERSIONS OF ENCAPSULATED PARTICLES AND METHODS FOR THEIR PRODUCTION AND USE - Disclosed are dispersions of encapsulated particles and methods for their production and use. These dispersions include encapsulated particles and a liquid medium in which the encapsulated particles are dispersed. The encapsulated particles include a carrier particle and an encapsulant deposited on the carrier particle. The liquid medium and the encapsulant are selected so as to be capable of reacting with each other to form a reaction product having a boiling point of no more than 300° C. at atmospheric pressure.09-15-2011
20110223218Colored Micaceous Pigments having Bismuth Oxychloride Appearance and Performance Effects - A combination pigment having a mica and/or metal oxide-coated mica substrate, an absorption colorant coating, and a waxy film bonding the absorption colorant coating to the substrate.09-15-2011
20110142892METHOD FOR SELECTIVELY TREATING HAIR - This invention relates to methods and kits for selectively depositing a treatment agent on hair without depositing the treatment agent on the skin. The method involves sequentially treating the hair with a cationic compound selected from cationic peptides, cationic proteins, cationic polymers, cationic dyes, cationic pigments, or mixtures of these. in a composition with a pH from about 3 to about 6, followed by treatment with an anionic treatment compound selected from anionic particles, polymers, proteins, peptides, dyes, or mixtures of these in a composition with a pH of from about 5.5 to about 12. By this method, the treatment agent becomes deposited on the hair; however, any skin that is also contacted by the treatment compositions remains substantially untreated.06-16-2011
20090053270COSMETIC FOR EYELASHES - The cosmetic for eyelashes according to the present invention is capable of simply imparting a good curl-up effect to eyelashes, is free from formation of lumps upon coating, and can exhibit a high moisture resistance and a high curl retention effect during use as well as a beautiful finish. The present invention relates to a cosmetic for eyelashes which includes a film-forming polymer (A) containing constitutional units derived from methacrylic acid and/or a salt thereof (monomer (a)) and a monomer (b) having a solubility of 2 g or less in 100 g of water as measured at 20° C., and having a glass transition temperature (Tg02-26-2009
20090053272METHOD FOR PRODUCING POLYMER NANOPARTICLES - A process for the preparation of polymeric nanoparticles, in which an emulsion of monomers and additional components is produced in a nonsolvent and subsequently illuminated, makes it possible to prepare polymeric nanoparticles which comprise, in a desired concentration, an effect substance, for example a dye, and/or an active substance, for example a herbicide.02-26-2009
20090053269Powder-Containing Transparent Solid Cosmetic Preparation - The present invention provides a novel solid powder which has transparency in its appearance, and has excellent usability and, in addition, excellent feeling of use such as dry feeling and fresh light feeling without sticky feeling during application. It is achieved by a solid powder cosmetic comprising: (A) 25 to 55% by mass of elastic powder mixture; (B) 20 to 40% by mass of non-elastic spherical silicone resin powder with an average particle diameter within the range of 0.1 to 50 μm; and (C) 25 to 55% by mass of oil, as essential components, wherein (A) the elastic powder mixture comprises one or more types of each (A1) an elastic powder and (A2) a composite powder obtained by coating the periphery of an elastic powder with a non-elastic material, said solid powder cosmetic being obtained by caking a mixed composition of these essential components.02-26-2009
20090053267DENTIFRICE COMPOSITION CONTAINING SILICONE OIL BEADS - Dentifrice composition and method of using such dentifrice composition to ameliorate dry mouth, where the dentifrice composition includes an orally acceptable vehicle having distributed therein silicone oil beads, and wherein the dentifrice composition has a viscosity of at least about 20,000 centipoise.02-26-2009
20090053268NANOPARTICLE MODIFIED LUBRICANTS AND WAXES WITH ENHANCED PROPERTIES - The present invention provides compositions and products, such as waxes and lubricants, comprising a plurality of nanoparticles dispersed in a continuous phase comprising a vegetable oil derived material, such as one or more vegetable oils or a synthetic product derived from one or more vegetable oils. Incorporation of nanoparticles in the present compositions is beneficial for providing mechanical, thermal and/or chemical properties useful for a selected product or product application. In some compositions of the present invention, for example, incorporation of the nanoparticle component provides compositions derived from one or more vegetable oils exhibiting enhanced mechanical stability, hardness, viscosity, thermal stability and mechanical strength.02-26-2009
20110142897PROCESS FOR TREATMENT OF KERATINOUS MATERIALS AND KIT FOR FORMULATION OF A COSMETIC PRODUCT - Kit for formulation of a cosmetic product in emulsion form containing a composition A containing oil and a gelling agent which is in dispersed form, composition A containing less than 10% by weight of water, and an aqueous composition B, compositions A and B being packed separately. Compositions A and B are intended to be mixed on the spot to form a product in emulsion form which can be a make-up product, or for removing make-up or cleaning the skin or for care of the skin, mucous membranes, integuments or hair. Process of using product.06-16-2011
20110142896WATER-DISPERSIBLE AND MULTICOMPONENT FIBERS FROM SULFOPOLYESTERS - Disclosed are water-dispersible fibers derived from sulfopolyesters having a Tg of at least 25° C. The fibers may contain a single sulfopolyester or a blend of a sulfopolyester with a water-dispersible or water-nondispersible polymer. Also disclosed are multicomponent fibers comprising a water dispersible sulfopolyester having a Tg of at least 57° C. and a water non-dispersible polymer. The multicomponent fibers may be used to produce microdenier fibers. Fibrous articles may be produced from the water-dispersible fibers, multicomponent fibers, and microdenier fibers. The fibrous articles include water-dispersible and microdenier nonwoven webs, fabrics, and multilayered articles such as wipes, gauze, tissue, diapers, panty liners, sanitary napkins, bandages, and surgical dressings. Also disclosed is a process for water-dispersible fibers, nonwoven fabrics, and microdenier webs. The fibers and fibrous articles have further applications in flushable personal care and cleaning products, disposable protective outerwear, and laminating binders.06-16-2011
20110142894DISPERSION CONTAINING ZINC OXIDE OR TITANIUM DIOXIDE - The present invention has an object to provide a high concentration dispersion of zinc oxide or titanium dioxide which is free of volatile silicones, as well as a cosmetic composition which gives little sticky feel after spreading on the skin. The present invention relates to a dispersion which contains: zinc oxide or titanium dioxide; an isoparaffin having the average polymerization degree of 3 to 10; and a polyether-modified silicone having an HLB value of 2 to 5, as a dispersant; the amount of the zinc oxide or titanium dioxide being not less than 60% by mass of the whole amount of the dispersion.06-16-2011
20110142890NANOPARTICLES OF CHITOSAN AND HYALURONAN FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF ACTIVE MOLECULES - The present invention relates to a nanoparticulate system useful for the delivery of pharmacologically active molecules, and especially for transfecting polynucleotides into cells. It comprises nanoparticles of chitosan of low molecular weight and hyaluronan.06-16-2011
20120288548ORAL CARE FORMULATIONS FOR MALODOR CONTROL - Described herein are oral care compositions comprising an orally acceptable carrier; and a film, wherein said film comprises an odor controlling active; a mucoadhesive polymer; a release-rate modulating polymer; a polymeric base; and optionally a flavorant; and wherein said film controls release of said odor controlling active.11-15-2012
20110229538TOPICAL SKIN CARE COMPOSITION - Topical skin care compositions containing a combination of ascorbic acid or a derivative thereof, brown algae extract, and a blend of botanical extracts comprising cucumber extract, watercress extract, birch leaf extract, red clover extract, and St. John's wort extract, and, optionally, ginseng extract, as well as methods of using the same, are disclosed.09-22-2011
20110229539CHEWING GUM POSSESSING TOOTH CLEANING EFFECT AND A TEETH CLEANING METHOD - The invention relates to a chewing gum possessing tooth cleaning effects, excluding the tooth brush abrasive effect, which chewing gum when chewed on a daily basis as a tooth cleaning agent is capable of replacing the daily tooth brushing, whereby abrasive cleaning damages on teeth side surfaces and gingiva are avoided.09-22-2011
20110229537ORAL SUPPLEMENT - An oral supplement containing bilberry extract, quercetin, beta-carotene, co-enzyme Q-10, lipoic acid, vitamins, and minerals, which supports skin health, as well as a method of administering the same, alone and in conjunction with a topical skin care composition, is disclosed.09-22-2011
20110229536COMPOSITIONS FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION COMPRISING MICROENCAPSULATED COLORANTS - Color-changing cosmetic or therapeutic compositions for topical application are provided, comprising one or more active substances and one or more microencapsulated colorants, which upon application on the skin provide a changing color effect that indicates the delivery of the active substances from said composition onto the skin and/or gives to the skin a visual esthetical effect.09-22-2011
20090081265HIGHLY POROUS, RECOGNITIVE POLYMER SYSTEMS - The present invention includes compositions, methods, systems of making a composition that includes one or more active agent; a recognitive polymeric matrix; and a porosigen, wherein the composition comprises a porous recognitive, swellable hydrogel that dissociates under conditions of low water or humidity.03-26-2009
20090017079Foam-like preparation and process for the production thereof - A foam-like preparation in the form of an emulsion comprises a continuous phase, a discontinuous phase, and a gas, wherein the continuous phase comprises a thickening system being formed by the continuous phase and a thickening agent, and wherein the discontinuous phase comprises a structuring agent, wherein the thickening system has a miscibility gap with a lower critical temperature which is above the use temperature of the preparation.01-15-2009
20090004233MICROENCAPSULATING COMPOSITIONS, METHODS OF MAKING, METHODS OF USING AND PRODUCTS THEREOF - Products comprising core materials, such as polyunsaturated fatty acids, encapsulated by an encapsulant formed from hydrolyzed protein having a degree of protein hydrolysis of between about 1% and about 15%, and from caramelization products, are disclosed. Methods of making the same and of making the encapsulant are also provided.01-01-2009
20090010976Cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions containing kombucha - Cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions which contain kombucha are disclosed. The present invention further relates to the use of kombucha and cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions containing the same, alone or in combination, for the care of the skin, mucosae and skin appendages, and in particular for preventing the signs of endogenous and/or exogenous ageing.01-08-2009
20090324652SUNSCREEN COMPOSITE PARTICLES IN COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - A cosmetic composition is provided which includes hydrophilic composite particles of an organic sunscreen agent, particles of a crosslinked silicone elastomer, and a cosmetically acceptable carrier. The hydrophilic composite particles are formed as a composite of sunscreen agent and binder in a relative weight ratio of about 5:1 to about 1:10. The composition exhibits relatively high SPF photoprotection while maintaining excellent soft focus properties that hide skin imperfections.12-31-2009
20090208542PRODUCT AND METHOD FOR TRANSFERRING HEATED FLOWABLE COSMETIC ONTO SKIN - A product and method for treating skin with a heated lotion is herein described. The product is a packaged cosmetic composition with associated instructions for applying to skin a heated form of the cosmetic composition dispensed from a heating device. The cosmetic composition includes porous particles which function to retain heat within the composition to a greater extent than in the absence of the particles.08-20-2009
20110142891Cosmetic Pencil - The invention relates to a cosmetic pencil including a shaft with a first end and a second end, a reservoir disposed in the shaft, a liquid held in the reservoir, and a capillary application element in fluidic connection with the reservoir. The capillary application element is disposed at the first end of the shaft. A supply of a cosmetic preparation having solid, pasty, creamy or gel-like consistency is disposed at the second end of the shaft.06-16-2011
20090214609Oral Polyphosphate Compositions - The present invention relates to a dentifrice composition comprising: 08-27-2009
20100003290OIL AND WATER REPELLENT COSMETIC POWDER AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING SAME - Disclosed is a coated powder that comprises a powder substrate having a coating thereon that includes a 2-(perfluoroalkyl)ethyl alcohol phosphate of the formula01-07-2010
20090220557EFFECT PIGMENT AND USE THEREOF IN COSMETICS AND IN THE FOOD AND PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES - The present invention relates to intensely coloured and light-stable effect pigments based on transparent, undoped SiO09-03-2009
20090252772PEARLESCENT PIGMENTS COATED WITH MIXED INORGANIC/ORGANIC LAYERS AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF - The invention relates to platelet-shaped pearlescent pigments that are coated with at least one mixed inorganic/organic layer for improving their application properties, and of these, particularly their mechanical properties, and to methods for the production thereof and to the use thereof. The said mixed inorganic/organic layer comprises at least one at least partially crosslinked inorganic metal-oxide component and an organic component. The organic component is at least one organic oligomer and/or polymer, which is covalently bonded, at least in part, to the inorganic network via network formers, wherein the coating comprises at least one mixed inorganic/organic layer, which mixed layer comprises, at least in part, an inorganic network having one or more inorganic oxide component(s) and at least one organic component, the organic component being, at least in part, an organic oligomer and/or polymer covalently bonded, at least in part, to the inorganic network via one or more organic network formers.10-08-2009
20090220558EMULSION OF A LIQUID FLUORINATED OIL PHASE IN A LIQUID WATER PHASE - Emulsions of a liquid oil phase in a liquid water phase which comprise a) more than 50 weight percent of a hydrofluoroether, a perfluoroether or a combination thereof, based on the total weight of the emulsion, b) a surfactant, and c) water, are useful in a cosmetic formulation or a cosmetic concentrate. The hydrofluoroether is represented by formula (I) CnHmF0-O-CxHyFz wherein n is a number of 1 to 12, m is a number of 0 to 25, o is a number of 0 to 25, m+o=2n+1, x is a number of 1 to 12, y is a number of 0 to 25, z is a number of 0 to 25, and y+z=2x+1, provided that m and y are not simultaneously zero, and o and z are not simultaneously zero.09-03-2009
20080260786Process for making encapsulated particles - Method for preparing an active-containing starch matrix and the free flowing, dry powder that results from such a process. The active ingredients can be released (deposited) onto a surface by normal triggering mechanisms, which include the action of a liquid or by friction or rubbing. The fixative systems described herein provide the ability to control high load levels and protection of the active while still being able to delivery this to a substrate when triggered. Additionally, ingredients incompatible and reactive with each other can be blended together as sold/used as a one piece system and no reactions will occur until the matrix is broken or triggered.10-23-2008
20100003291NANO-PARTICLES FOR COSMETIC APPLICATIONS - Micro and/or nano-particles are fabricated in micro and/or nano-scale cavities of replicate molds for cosmetic applications. The micro and/or nano-particles can be fabricated for inclusion in cosmetic composition or fabricated from cosmetic ingredients.01-07-2010
20100015187MACRO-SIZED LIPID CAPSULE EMULSION COMPOSITION AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME - An emulsion composition of the invention has macro-sized (0.01 to 5 mm) lipid capsule particles and it is for a skin cosmetic composition. An emulsion composition of the invention exhibits improved stability for its particle size by adjusting a size of the particle through a combination of liquid phase oil and integument lipid or lipoid material and encapsulating the liquid phase oil with the integument lipid. The emulsion composition of the invention has unique outward appearance and use feeling due to the macro-sized particles in it, also exhibits excellent skin safety and moisture persistence by containing no surfactant and maintains an activity of an oleophilic effective ingredient which is apt to be oxidized for a long time.01-21-2010
20090252773EMULSION COMPOSITION - An emulsion composition of the present invention includes (A) a salt of a higher fatty acid ester of ascorbic acid-2-phosphoric acid ester, (B) a polyglycerin fatty acid monoester including polyglycerin having a mean polymerization degree of 8 to 12 and an unsaturated fatty acid residual group of 14 to 22 carbon atoms, (C) a polyglycerin fatty acid monoester comprising polyglycerin having a mean polymerization degree of 2 to 6 and an unsaturated fatty acid residual group of 14 to 22 carbon atoms, and (D) a hydrocarbon oil, wherein the blending ratio by mass between the component (B) and the component (C) is in the range of 1:1 to 3:1, and the blending ratio by mass between the total of the components (B) and (C) and the component (D) is in the range of 10:1 to 1:4. By the use of the emulsion composition of the present invention, a skin external preparation can be provided which is prevented from decrease of a salt of a higher fatty acid ester of ascorbic acid-2-phosphoric acid ester attributable to decomposition of the salt, is excellent in retention of moisture, and has a beautiful appearance.10-08-2009
20090252771METHOD FOR OBTAINING O/W COSMETIC EMULSIONS WITH HIGH WATER RESISTANCE - This invention relates to a method for obtaining cationic O/W emulsions designed for skin care, which present high water resistance associated with excellent “skin feeling” characteristics.10-08-2009
20090117160Compositions for Making up Keratinous Materials - The present invention relates to a kit comprising: 05-07-2009
20100015189COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING CALCIUM CARBONATE PARTICLES AND A COMBINATION OF SURFACTANTS - The invention concerns a cosmetic composition, in particular for hair care, comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium: (a) solid particles containing at least 10 wt. % of carbonate calcium; (b) a combination of at least two surfactants, selected among combinations: of at least an anionic surfactant (i) and of at least an amphoteric surfactant (ii) or of at least an anionic surfactant (i) and of at least a non-ionic surfactant (iii); (c) a cationic polymer whereof the cationic charge density is not more than 7 meq/g and, preferably, not less than 0.05 meq/g.01-21-2010
20120171264Granulated Dry Cleanser For The Care Of Keratinous Substrates - Described herein is a granulated dry composition comprising at least one non-elastomeric polyorganosiloxane, agglomerated onto solid carrier particles. The granulated dry compositions can be used as a dry cleanser for keratinous substrates with high speed of absorption of body fluids together with improved sensory feel and release of care agents.07-05-2012
20120034282DENTIFRICE COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF USE - An exfoliating dentifrice composition is described that contains a plurality of granules and an orally acceptable vehicle. The granules include at least one polymeric binding agent. The composition includes at least one abrasive agent having an average particle diameter of 0.01 mm to 4 mm. Also included are methods of exfoliating an oral cavity soft tissue by use of the composition.02-09-2012
20120034281Solid Powder Cosmetic And Method For Producing The Same - An object of the present invention is to provide a solid powder cosmetic having an excellent long-lasting makeup effect and the feeling of use. A solid powder cosmetic comprising: spherical poly(meth)acrylate particles having pores in the interiors and at the surfaces and having an average particle size of 3 to 20 μm, a specific surface area of 80 to 180 m02-09-2012
20100178309METHOD FOR PRODUCTION OF RESIN PARTICLE - Disclosed is a method for producing resin particles, which can impart a desired function to the surface of resin particles efficiently and simply. Also disclosed are resin particles produced by the method.07-15-2010
20120195947PROTEIN NANOCARRIERS FOR TOPICAL DELIVERY - The invention encompasses nanoparticle assemblies and methods for preparing nanoparticle and compositions comprising such nanoparticles for use in topical or skin applications. The invention further encompasses methods of complexing various molecular and cellular entities to the nanoparticles using the resulting nanoparticles of the invention as delivery devices. The nanoparticles can be used for a variety of applications, such as treating cancer, targeting tumors, reducing the toxicity of a drug in vivo, increasing the efficacy of a complexed agent in vivo, protecting a complexed agent against degradation, increasing skin penetration and retention of drugs, and enhancing the water solubility/dispersibility of a drug or other agent.08-02-2012
20120195944Rinse-Off Care Products and Consumer Product Line-ups Comprising Same - Consumer product line-ups are provided that include a rinse-off care product that may be used in conjunction with a traditional leave-on antiperspirant or deodorant product to better manage underarm malodor.08-02-2012
20090117162Topical Cosmetic Compositions - Disclosed is a cosmetic composition for topical application to the skin. The cosmetic composition comprises micron-sized, polymer-coated glass ball lenses having a polymer coating on the exterior surface thereof. The polymer-coated glass ball lenses are enhanced by engineered illumination and optics, and the appearance of the skin to which the cosmetic is applied is observable without masking the underlying skin.05-07-2009
20090117161SEMICONDUCTOR-BASED CORE-SHELL PARTICLES FOR BLOCKING ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION - A plurality of particles for blocking electromagnetic radiation wherein each particle includes at least one semiconductor core encased within a shell, the semiconductor cores being of substantially uniform diameter, which diameter is selected according to the quantum size effect such that radiation incident on the particles is absorbed below a preselected radiation wavelength. In particular embodiments, the diameter may not vary between cores by more than a preselected percentage, and the diameter may fall within the range of approximately one to approximately five nanometers. Each particle may have a single semiconductor core surrounded by a single shell or a plurality of semiconductor particles surrounded by a single shell. In other embodiments, the particles may be created by forming at least one semiconductor core in a first reaction zone and forming a shell encapsulating the at least one semiconductor core in a second reaction zone. A plurality of semiconductor cores may optionally be agglomerated together before the shell is formed.05-07-2009
20100183688Delivery System and Method of Manufacturing the Same - A microparticle delivery system for an active compound which includes an active compound loaded onto polymeric microparticles, wherein the loaded microparticles are encased by a matrix material comprising about 68% to about 99%, by weight, of the microparticle delivery system. Compositions containing the microparticle delivery system, and methods of manufacturing the microparticle delivery system, also are disclosed.07-22-2010
20100166813HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PARTICLES AND HYDROPHOBIC OIL - A hair treatment composition comprising studded particles, the studded particles comprising liquid hydrophobic oil droplets studded by particulate material, the mean diameter (D3.2) of the studded particles being from 0.01 to 100 microns, and hair treatment composition obtainable by the process of: (i) forming a pre-mix of a dispersion of studded particles, the studded particles comprising liquid hydrophobic oil studded by particulate material; the mean diameter (D3,2) of the studded particles being from 0.01 to 100 microns (ii) forming a further base formulation (iii) adding the resulting dispersion to the base formulation; and in which the pre-mix comprises less than 0.5 wt % of free surfactant.07-01-2010
20100203093INTERFERENCE PIGMENTS ON THE BASIS OF PERLITE FLAKES - The present invention relates to pigments, comprising a plate-like substrate of perlite, and (a) a dielectric material, especially a metal oxide, having a high index of refraction; and/or (a) a metal layer, especially a thin semi-transparent metal layer; a process for their production and their use in paints, ink-jet printing, for dyeing textiles, for pigmenting coatings (paints), printing inks, plastics, cosmetics, glazes for ceramics and glass.08-12-2010
20100260811NOVEL COMPOSITIONS OF FAT-SOLUBLE SUBSTANCES - The invention relates to novel powderous, water-soluble compositions of fat-soluble substances and aqueous solutions or emulsions thereof, wherein the fat-soluble substance(s) are encapsulated as inner (discontinuous phase within an outer (continuous) phase of a matrix substance.10-14-2010
20120093899Process for Preparing a High Stability Microcapsule Product and Method for Using Same - The present invention is directed to a process for preparing a capsule product through the increase in the polymerization cure temperature and cure time during the capsule-making process. The microcapsule products prepared according the process of the present invention exhibit enhanced retention of active materials in consumer products which promote instability.04-19-2012
20100189753ODOR-CONTROL ARTICLE - A patch for controlling odor that is applied directly to the skin is provided. The patch includes a skin-adherent adhesive layer having a pressure sensitive adhesive and an odor-control agent, and a flexible backing layer.07-29-2010
20080206292Cosmetic Method for Targeting of Wrinkles - A subject-matter of the invention is a cosmetic method for caring for wrinkled skin, for the purpose of softening the wrinkles, comprising the successive stages: (a) of topical application to the wrinkled areas of a first composition including a pulverulent phase comprising porous particles which comprise at least one antiwrinkle active principle at least partially absorbed in the said particles, the said composition being substantially devoid of solvent for the said active principle, and (b) of topical application to the skin of the face comprising at least the said areas of a second composition including a fatty and/or aqueous phase comprising a solvent for the said active principle.08-28-2008
20080206290COSMETIC COMBINATION PRODUCT FOR IMPROVING APPEARANCE - A cosmetic combination product, wherein the product comprises at least two components selected from (a) one or more dietary supplements, (b) one or more cosmetic preparations for topical application to human skin, and (c) one or more patches for adhesion to human skin. Each of the selected components (a) to (c) comprises at least one cosmetically active substance which is also comprised in the other selected component(s). This Abstract is not intended to define the invention disclosed in the specification, nor intended to limit the scope of the invention in any way.08-28-2008
20110236447Oil-In-Water Cosmetics - The present invention provides an oil-in-water cosmetic excellent in emulsion stability. The oil-in-water cosmetic includes (a) oil-droplet particles consisting of an oil component to be emulsified; (b) vesicle particles for stabilizing the oil-droplet particles; and (c) an aqueous phase containing water and a monohydric aliphatic alcohol having 1 to 4 carbon atoms. It is preferred that the vesicle particles are formed with an amphiphilic substance which spontaneously forms vesicle particles, and that they are localized on surfaces of the oil-droplet particles. It is preferred that the amphiphilic substance be a polyoxyethylene hydrogenated castor oil derivative represented by the following formula (1), wherein E=L+M+N+X+Y+Z, and that said E which represents the average addition mole number of ethylene oxide is 10 to 20.09-29-2011
20110236446HYDROGEL PARTICLES - Hydrogel particles include a continuous phase portion of non-crosslinked hydrogel and disperse phase portions dispersed in the continuous phase portion. Each of the disperse phase portions contains a solid oil and a liquid oil as an oil component, and titanium oxide particles dispersed therein. The solid oil of the oil component contains a higher alcohol and a solid paraffin, and the content of the solid oil in the disperse phase portion is 1 to 12 mass %. The hydrogel particles have a volume-average particle diameter of 10 to 300 μm.09-29-2011
20110236445MOUTHWASH IN THE FORM OF A STABLE SUSPENSION COMPRISING MICROSPHERES THAT INCORPORATE AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT - The present invention relates to a mouthwash including microspheres that incorporate an active ingredient, wherein the microspheres are obtained directly in situ in the aqueous phase of the mouthwash by cross-linking. These microspheres do not tend to aggregate and the mouthwash appears in the form of a homogenous and stable suspension even after prolonged storage.09-29-2011
20100183689Making Method for Titania Nanoparticle - The present invention relates to a method of manufacturing titania nanoparticles, and specifically to a method of manufacturing titania nanoparticles wherein the particle size is uniform, it is possible to manufacture monodisperse particles without aggregation among particles, a uniform coating can be applied, that is suitable to large-scale production, and that can obtain high-resolution images by maintaining the toner electric charge and electric charge distribution; and the developer included in said titania nanoparticles.07-22-2010
20120195948Cosmetic Preparation and Method for Preparing the Same - The present invention relates to the use of dedifferentiated plant cells in cosmetic preparations for protecting of stem cells against intrinsic and extrinsic stress factors, in particular for promoting proliferation of stem cells and for protecting them against apoptosis. In particular, the invention relates to the use of dedifferentiated plant cells from fruits of 08-02-2012
20100150971PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION CONTAINING A VOLATILE AND A TERPENE ALCOHOL - The present disclosure generally relates to a personal care composition containing a carrier, an oil phase having at least one terpene alcohol component, an at least partially fluorinated compound, and a stabilizer. In an exemplary aspect, the at least partially fluorinated compound is stable within the composition of the present disclosure with the introduction of an oil phase having at least one terpene alcohol component to stabilize the at least partially fluorinated compound. Thus, the composition provides an initial foaming action and longer term skin benefits provided by an oil phase contacting a terpene alcohol component. A stabilizing component may also be included to provide further stability to the composition.06-17-2010
20100239624CLEANSING LOTION WITH MOISTURISING, PROTECTING AND ODOR CONTROLLING AGENTS AND CLOTH COMPRISING SAID LOTION - The invention relates to a soothing lotion, which cleanses, moisturizes and protects the skin and controls odor from feces and urine on skin. The invention also relates to a cloth comprising said lotion.09-23-2010
20110059145TOPICAL COMPOSITION FOR EXTERNAL USE AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A topical composition for external use comprising: a ceramide analogue-containing particle having a particle diameter of 0.001 μm to 0.2 μm; and a water-soluble polymer. It is preferable that, further, an oil component different from the ceramide analogue is contained in an amount of 20 parts by mass or less relative to 1 part by mass of the ceramide analogue-containing particle, and the ceramide analogue-containing particle is present in the oil component.03-10-2011
20110059144ENCAPSULATED HYDROPHOBIC ACTIVES VIA INTERFACIAL POLYMERIZATION - The present invention provides personal care compositions, as well as methods for protecting low viscosity hydrophobic liquid actives.03-10-2011
20100255044METHOD OF DEPOSITING PARTICULATE BENEFIT AGENTS ON KERATIN-CONTAINING SUBSTRATES - This invention relates to the deposition of particulate benefit agents onto keratin-containing substrates such that the deposited particulates are resistant to removal by exposure to surfactants or cleansing agents. The deposition is accomplished by sequentially treating the substrate with a cationic composition followed by treatment with an anionic particulate benefit agent.10-07-2010
20100226946Apparatus and Method for Producing Vitamin D in a Person - A kit for enhancing production of Vitamin D within a person's skin includes a source of Vitamin D, a sunlight exposure indicator, and a sunscreen. Vitamin D, for example, cod liver oil, is applied to the skin topically via a patch or towlette, or ingested orally. The exposure indicator is worn by the user and changes its state to indicate that the person has been exposed to sunlight for a predetermined period of time. The user preferably waits a sufficient time for the Vitamin D to be absorbed into the skin, and then exposes his or her skin to direct sunlight, and monitors the exposure indicator to determine if it has changed state. The user applies the sunscreen to the user's skin after the exposure indicator changes state.09-09-2010
20090017081Water-in-Oil Type Emulsion Sunscreen Cosmetics - An object of the present invention is to provide a water-in-oil type emulsion sunscreen cosmetic which can achieve excellent UV protection capability and have excellent effects in the prevention and inhibition stability of discoloration with the passage of time.01-15-2009
20090311295PARTICLES WITH HIGH UNIFORM LOADING OF NANOPARTICLES AND METHODS OF PREPARATION THEREOF - Methods to produce polymeric microparticles containing nanoparticles such, as pigments, dyes and other chromophores for cosmetic use, plastic surgery therapeutic use, and tattoos have been developed. The microparticles contain within the polymer a very uniform dispersion of dye particles. The methods by which the particles are made ensure a homogeneous mixture and high loading. The microparticles are made using air, one of a number of known methods such as phase inversion, solvent evaporation, and melt processing. The improvement is in the use of a method that makes, a stable dispersion of the nanoparticles in the liquid polymer before formation of the microparticles. This is achieved through selection of appropriate solvent, optionally including surfactant, and then subjecting the dispersion to mechanical processing that stabilizes the dispersion within the polymer solvent, so that the nanoparticles remain suspended for at least thirty minutes, in some cases two hours to 48 hours, sometimes up to three months. The mechanical processing can be sonication and/or production of shear forces, for examples, resulting from use of an open blade or rotor stator mixer or milling with a concentric shaft, at a speed such as between 5000 and 25,000 RPM.12-17-2009
20090047315POROUS MAGNESIA AND PROCESS FOR PREPARING THE SAME - The present invention relates to porous magnesia of substantially spherical shape having a silica layer, which may be used as a carrier for deodorants, antibacterials, catalysts, slow action agents (the adsorbent having the possibility of decreasing the effect of the co-administered medicines or fertilizer and plastic additives, and body pigments.02-19-2009
20100239622DETERGENT PRINTED FILM - The present invention discloses a water-soluble detergent printed film comprising a film support and at least one print, being printed thereon and/or therein said film, said film is a water-soluble detergent adapted for effective cleansing of various human body and goods cleaning. The present invention also discloses a method of producing a water-soluble detergent printed film, comprising forming a detergent film; and, printing the same with at least one print.09-23-2010
20130216596NANOCAPSULES CONTAINING MICROEMULSIONS - Delivery system based on polymeric nanocapsules which contain microemulsions, and their use in the preparation of pharmaceutical, cosmetic and/or alimentary compositions.08-22-2013
20130216597Pigments - The present invention relates to pigments based on multicoated flake-form substrates which are distinguished by the fact that at least 8 layers [layers (A)-(H)] are on the substrate, where an SiO08-22-2013
20100239620MONODISPERSE PARTICLES - The present invention relates to novel monodisperse particles, which comprise at least one broad spectrum absorber contrast agent and/or at least one precursor of a broad spectrum absorber contrast agent, which is encapsulated in the monodisperse particle, novel colourant compositions, to uses thereof in colouring a substrate and to substrates that are coloured (at least in part) using the colourant compositions.09-23-2010
20100239621GEL SHEET AND COSMETIC PREPARATION IN SHEET FORM USING THE SAME - A gel sheet including a hydrogel, the hydrogel including at least 50 parts by mass of water-soluble divalent metal salt with respect to 100 parts by mass of anionic polymer compound is provided.09-23-2010
20100255047EFFECT PIGMENTS BASED ON COATED GLASS FLAKES - The present invention relates to effect pigments based on thin glass flakes and to a method for the production of such pigments. The resulting pigment can be used in any application for which pearlescent pigments have been heretofore used such as, for example, in plastics, paints, inks, cosmetic formulations, coatings including solvent or waterborne automotive paint systems, powder coatings, inks and agriculture foils.10-07-2010
20100255045COMPOSITION FOR PHOTODYNAMIC SKIN TREATMENT - The invention relates to a composition for photodynamic therapy. The composition of the invention, in the form of a gel or a cross-linked hydrogel, includes a chlorophyll photosensitising substance or a derivative thereof, in particular chlorophyllin optionally associated with an additional ingredient such as an alpha- or beta-hydroxy acid, a depigmentation or lightening agent, and/or an antioxidant. The invention can be used in the treatment of skin aging signs and in skin regeneration.10-07-2010
20120141565GLYCEROSOMES AND USE THEREOF IN PHARMACEUTICAL AND COSMETIC PREPARATIONS FOR TOPICAL APPLICATIONS - The present invention relates to vesicles for topical delivery of drugs and cosmetics, named glyceromes and characterized by high content of glycerol. The invention further relates to pharmaceutical formulations and cosmetic products containing glycerosomes.06-07-2012
20100221299THERAPEUTIC STEM CELL NUTRIENT COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF - The present invention relates to a composition and uses thereof for treatment of damaged tissue comprising at least one essential amino acid in L form and at least one essential lipid; wherein the composition is administered to a mammal suffering from severe tissue damage. The invention further relates to a composition and uses thereof comprising the mixture of one or more free L-amino acids in which the molar ratio of the free L-amino acids corresponds to the molar ratio of amino components in a mammalian tissue protein; and at least one essential lipid.09-02-2010
20100098734METHODS FOR PREPARATION OF A THIXOTROPIC MICROEMULSION FOR SKIN CARE FORMULATIONS - Methods for the preparation of a novel topical gel delivery system are disclosed. The delivery system is an oil-in-water (O/W) type thixotropic microemulsion especially useful as a vehicle for the delivery of botanical actives. The delivery system is comprised of natural starches emulsified with a cationic surfactant and utilizes both synthetic and cosmetically-acceptable oils in a two step process. The resulting microemulsion is a uniform dispersion of oil droplets in a stable starch-oil composite. The method also allows for sequestering volatile fragrances by encapsulating them in the oil phase droplets, drying of liquid emulsions to a thin film, and subsequent moisture-activated release of the entrapped fragrances from dried films. Finally, a wound dressing that undergoes reversible hydration upon contact with wound exudates can be prepared by the methods of this invention.04-22-2010
20100136069Cleaning Oral Care Compositions - An oral care composition comprising a fused silica abrasive that offers improved cleaning.06-03-2010
20100203094COMBINATION OF A MICROORGANISM AND A PHYTOSPHINGOSINE DERIVATIVE, COMPOSITION, METHODS OF USE - At least one phytosphingosine salicylate derivative and at least one lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus 08-12-2010
20120195946Topical Skin Care Compositions and Methods - Topical compositions containing lysate of human parthenogenetic stem cells (hpSCs), preferably within a liposomal dispersion, that reduce the visible signs of skin aging and/or cellulite.08-02-2012
20090074824STABLE NANOCAPSULE SYSTEMS FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF ACTIVE MOLECULES - The invention is aimed at nanocapsule systems characterized in that they have high stability during long periods of time. These systems are useful for the controlled release of pharmacologically or cosmetically active ingredients of highly lipophilic nature. The system comprises nanocapsules with an average size less than 1 μm dispersed in an aqueous medium, wherein the nanocapsules have a structure which comprises a lipophilic phase containing a phospholipid component and one or more saturated and/or unsaturated C03-19-2009
20100221296OIL-IN-WATER EMULSION CONTAINING AN AMPHIPHILIC POLYMER AND A SILICONE ELASTOMER - Composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion containing an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, characterized in that it contains at least one (uncrosslinked) amphiphilic polymer and at least one organopolysiloxane elastomer.09-02-2010
20120195949TURMERIC PIGMENT COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME08-02-2012
20120195945Cosmetological and pharmaceutical formulae for the rejuvenation and restoration of skin, including after surgical procedures - This invention is related to pharmacology and cosmetology and may be used in the capacity of a medicinal and cosmetic substance for skin anti-aging, scar reduction, treatment of post-operative peritoneal commissures, increasing the speed of post-operative tissue regeneration, and for the liquidation of cellulite.08-02-2012
20090246236Hair Care Compositions Comprising Sucrose Polyesters - A hair care composition having a conditioning active comprising a sucrose polyester having a melting point greater than about 30° C., an IBAR greater than about 5, an IV of about 3 to about 70, and an aqueous carrier, and may further comprise optional ingredients including but not limited to, silicone, cationic polymers, and fatty alcohols. The composition can also comprise a blend of sucrose polyesters, wherein the blend comprises two or more sucrose polyesters, wherein at least one sucrose polyester has a melting point greater than about 30° C., an IBAR greater than about 5, an IV of about 3 to about 70, and at least one sucrose polyester has an IBAR between about 1 and about 8, and an IV between about 1 and about 135, and wherein the sucrose polyester blend has an IBAR of at least 5 and an IV of about 1 and about 135.10-01-2009
20090246235POLYAMIDE POROUS SPHERICAL PARTICLE - Polyamide porous spherical particles having a number-average particle diameter of 2 to 30 μm, a BET specific surface area of 100 to 80,000 m10-01-2009
20090246234 Therapeutic Treatment Using Niacin for Skin Disorders - Niacin and/or niacinamides are incorporated with liposomes in therapeutic compositions for topical application to prevent or alleviate the conditions and symptoms of skin aging and other histological disorders. In particular, niacin and/or niacinamides are combined with liposomes to increase the penetration of the niacin and/or niacinamides into the deep epidermis and dermis skin layers and to provide hydration of the skin during treatment.10-01-2009
20090074822COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING ALPHA GLUCOSIDASE INHIBITORS AND METHODS OF USE - A composition containing at least one alpha glucosidase inhibitor, and a method for ameliorating the adverse effects of aging and sun damage on keratinous surfaces such as skin by treating with a composition containing at least one alpha glucosidase inhibitor; as well as regimens and kits for treating skin.03-19-2009
201101771404-AMIDINO BENZYLAMINES FOR COSMETIC AND/OR DERMATOLOGICAL USE - This invention relates to the use of 4-amidino benzylamine derivatives as cosmetic ingredients and to cosmetic compositions, as well as to non-therapeutic methods for the cosmetic treatment of the skin and the scalp. Said derivatives and compositions can be used as urokinase inhibitors to prevent and restore damage of the epidermal barrier. Barrier abnormalities and disruptions respectively are often the starting point of a dry skin state, of itching, of dandruff and of the perception of sensitive skin. These 4-amidino benzylamine derivatives can be used for topical skin and scalp care applications in form of creams, lotions, gels, shampoos and the like.07-21-2011
20110177143OIL-BASED COSMETIC PREPARATION - Abstract Provided is an oil-based cosmetic preparation which retains a smooth feel. Provided is an oil-based cosmetic preparation containing the following components (A), (B), and (C): (A) a cellulose derivative having a cellulose skeleton in a main chain, in which 67 mol % or more in total hydroxyl groups are substituted with a group —O-M-R, wherein M represents CH2 or a carbonyl group C═O, and R represents a straight or branched alkyl or alkenyl group having 3 to 40 carbon atoms; (B) an ester oil which is liquid at 25° C.; and (C) a hydrocarbon oil which is liquid at 25° C., in which a weight ratio (B)/(C) of the component (B) to the component (C) is 8/1 to 1/4.07-21-2011
20110177144AQUEOUS COSMETIC PREPARATION AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - The present invention provides an a aqueous cosmetic preparation which includes at least a ceramide analog-containing particle that contains at least a ceramide analog and has a volume average particle diameter of from 2 nm to 150 nm, the particle is dispersed in an aqueous phase as an oil-phase component, and a fatty acid having 10 to 30 carbon atoms or salt thereof. The aqueous cosmetic preparation satisfies at least either a condition where the pH is 5.5 or more or a condition where the electric conductivity is 5.0 mS/cm or less.07-21-2011
20080279901Composition comprising encapsulated silicone compounds - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition intended for the care and/or make-up of keratinous substance(s) comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one compound X, one compound Y and at least one catalyst, with at least one of the compounds X or Y being a polyorganosiloxane, and said compounds X and Y being capable of reacting together by a hydrosilylation reaction in the presence of a catalyst, with at least one compound from the compounds X and Y being present in said composition in an encapsulated form, said catalyst being combined with at least one of said encapsulated compound X or Y.11-13-2008
20080279902Delivery System And Method To Deliver Homeopathic Complexes Comprising Homeopathic Colored Pigment Products For Cosmetic Use - The present invention provides a delivery system and method to deliver topically homeopathic amounts of at least one Homeopathic Complex. It further provides a Homeopathic Colored Pigment Product containing a coloring agent having a plurality of particles having at least one surface and a homeopathically effective amount of at least one Homeopathic Complex, wherein the at least one surface of particles in the plurality of particles of the coloring agent contains the at least one Homeopathic Complex. It also provides cosmetic formulations containing the Homeopathic Colored Pigment Product for normal skin, problem skin, aged skin, and skin damaged by the harmful rays of the sun.11-13-2008
20080274149Encapsulation and Controlled Release of Biologically Active Ingredients with Enzymatically Degradable Microparticulate, Hyperbranched Polymers - The invention provides encapsulated, microparticulate active ingredient formulations for the controlled release of active ingredients on skin and skin appendages consisting of encapsulation material as casing and at least one enclosed biologically active ingredient as core, which is characterized in that enzymatically degradable organic hyperbranched polymers containing ester groups are used as encapsulation material.11-06-2008
20080274150Process For Removing Odors From Hydrocarbons - A process for removing odors from hydrocarbons is disclosed. Odor-free hydrocarbons obtained by the process are described, which hydrocarbons are particularly suitable for use in cosmetic applications. Cosmetic formulations which contain the odor-free hydrocarbons are also described.11-06-2008
20090110703Cosmetic composition comprising polyorganosiloxane and uses thereof - The invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising a cosmetically acceptable vector and polyorganosiloxane. The polyorganosiloxane comprises a group that includes a sterically hindered amine.04-30-2009
20100297197Non-fluoride containing dietary supplement toothpaste and methods of using the same - A non-fluoride containing toothpaste enriched with at least one dietary supplement. The non-fluoride containing toothpaste comprising a dentally acceptable oral vehicle containing a sufficient amount of thickening agent to impart a pasty consistency; and at least one dietary supplement wherein a serving size portion of the non-fluoride containing toothpaste contains more than about 11-25-2010
20100297198LIQUID-TYPE DENTIFRICE COMPOSITION CONTAINED SILVER PARTICLES AND MOUSSE-TYPE DENTIFRICE USING THE SAME - Disclosed are a liquid type dentifrice composition primarily containing silver particles which is drawn out in foam state when used to brush teeth to prevent the liquid dentifrice from flowing down during tooth-brushing, resulting in effective and convenient tooth-brushing function and exhibit bactericidal action and protect mouth and teeth from periodontal disease and other mouth diseases because of original properties of silver ingredients in the dentifrice composition; and, in addition to, a mousse type dentifrice formulation using the same that improves aesthetic property and product quality thereof. The inventive dentifrice composition primarily containing silver particles useful for mouthwash comprises: at least one surfactant selected from a group consisting of 0.5 to 3% by weight of SQdium lauryl sulfate, 0.05 to 1% by weight of sodium sarcosine laurate, 0.5 to 5% by weight of alkyl polyglucoside and 0.5 to 3% by weight of sucrose fatty acid ester; at least one wetting agent selected from a group consisting of 30 to 80% by weight of sorbitol solution and 0.5 to 5% by weight of glycerine; at least one solubilizing agent selected from a group consisting of 0.1 to 1% by weight of hydrogenated polyoxyethylene caster oil and 0.1 to 1% by weight of polyoxyethylene sorbitan monolaurate effective to solubilize flavor and active ingredients; 0.01 to 10% by weight of silver particles with bactericidal action; and the balance of purified water relative to total weight of the composition. The inventive mousse type dentifrice formulation comprising the above liquid dentifrice composition is prepared by steps of: introducing the dentifrice composition comprising silver particles as essential ingredient into a foam generating receptacle with constant capacity; and drawing the composition in foam form through outlet of the receptacle in order to brush teeth.11-25-2010
20110110991Methods and Compositions for Preventing or Reducing Frizzy Appearance of Hair - Compositions and methods are disclosed for preventing or reducing frizzy appearance of keratin fibers, including hair, and reducing the amount of fly-away strands of hair, particularly in humid conditions, by forming a coating on hair that is resistant to water vapors from the air or surrounding environment. The compositions comprise a combination of a hydrophobic particulate material comprising a hydrophobically surface-modified oxide and one or more hydrophobic film formers in a cosmetically acceptable vehicle.05-12-2011
20110110988Topical Compositions Comprising Inorganic Particulates And An Alkoxylated Diphenylacrylate Compound - A topical composition of improved spreadability and aesthetical appeal is provided, which contains inorganic particulates in combination with an alkoxylated diphenylacrylate compound. Preferably, the topical composition is a sunscreen composition that contains inorganic or physical sunscreen agents in combination with an alkoxylated α-cyanodiphenylacrylate compound, which is characterized by improved photo-protection of the skin and is effective in preventing/reducing photo-damage of the skin upon exposure to sunlight or other sources of light in the ultraviolet (UV), visible, and infrared (IR) ranges.05-12-2011
20100303873BIODEGRADABLE SINGLE-PHASE COHESIVE HYDROGELS - Biodegradable single-phase cohesive hydrogels useful, e.g., for the formulation of viscosupplementation compositions or compositions for filling wrinkles, contain a homogeneous blend of x polymers, which may be identical or different, crosslinked prior to the interpenetration thereof by mixing in the form of a single-phase hydrogel, wherein such crosslinked polymers are insoluble in water and miscible with one another, and x ranges from 2 to 5; in one embodiment, the hydrogels are such that the x polymers have identical or different degrees of crosslinking, at least one of the x polymers having a degree of crosslinking x1 and at least one of the x polymers having a degree of crosslinking x2, with x1 being greater than or equal to x2.12-02-2010
20110117146COSMETIC - Provided is a cosmetic including silicone microparticles, in which the silicone microparticles include 100 parts by mass of silicone elastomer spherical microparticles having a volume average particle diameter within a range from 0.1 to 100 μm, and 0.5 to 25 parts by mass of a polyorganosilsesquioxane that coats the surface of the silicone elastomer spherical microparticles, and the silicone elastomer is capable of absorbing not less than 200 parts by mass of a polymethylsiloxane having a viscosity at 25° C. of not more than 10 mm05-19-2011
20100303872USE OF A POLYPHENOL-RICH PLANT EXTRACT AS ANTIOXIDANT IN COMBINATION WITH A HYDRATING OR HUMECTANT AGENT - A polyphenol-rich plant extract is used in combination with at least one hydrating or humectant agent, as cosmetic active agents in a cosmetic composition. The combination improves hydrating and antioxidant cosmetic care.12-02-2010
20110123582MICROCAPSULE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME - A microcapsule which is able to stably retain a benefit agent such as a volatile substance for an extended period, and which is also suitable for encapsulating fragrances and the like. Such capsule encapsulates a mixture comprising a volatile substance, and an additive that has a higher melting point than the volatile substance and is able to undergo mutual dissolution with the volatile substance, wherein the mixture exhibits a melting point range, and a portion of, or all of, that melting point range falls within a range from −20 to 60° C. The present invention also relates to consumer products including cleaning and/or treatment compositions comprising such microcapsules, and processes of making and using same.05-26-2011
20100310615COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING STILBENE POLYPHENOL DERIVATIVES AND USE THEREOF FOR COMBATING THE AGEING OF LIVING ORGANISMS AND DISEASES AFFECTING SAME - The invention relates to compositions comprising pholyphenol derivatives, characterised in that said polyphenols contain monomers, oligomers or polymers with units having formula (I), said units being characterised by the simultaneous presence of a resorcinol nucleus (nucleus A) and a para-phenol nucleus (nucleus B) which are interconnected by a carbon bond C, said derivatives being over-activated, in respect of the nucleophilic power thereof, by alkylation of at least one phenol function of each constituent monomer unit and stabilised by sterification by mixtures of fatty acids in proportions reflecting those of vegetable oils formed mainly by unsaturated fatty acids of all of the other phenol functions. The invention is suitable for use in cosmetics, dietetics and therapeutics.12-09-2010
20100303874ANISOTROPIC SELF-ASSEMBLY OF NANOPARTICLES IN COMPOSITES - An anisotropic self assembled structure comprises isotropic grafted nanoparticles in a polymeric matrix, the self-assembled structure comprising (a) a one-dimensional string of the grafted nanoparticles within the matrix, the string having a width of one nanoparticle and a length of 1-10 nanoparticles, (b) a substantially two-dimensional sheet of the grafted nanoparticles within the matrix, the sheet having a length and a breadth of at least one micron respectively, wherein the sheet is about 2-5 nanoparticles in thickness, or (c) a plurality of three dimensionally interconnected structures where the width of each of the structures is 1-10 nanoparticles; wherein each grafted nanoparticle comprises a substantially spherical inorganic core nanoparticle and a polymeric brush structure grafted thereto.12-02-2010
20090214607Topical use of teprenone - Topical use of teprenone in a cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical composition as an active preventing and/or limiting the skin cells sénescence and/or protecting the general state of the skin.08-27-2009
20090214606ANTIMICROBIAL POROUS SILICON OXIDE PARTICLES - The present invention relates to antimicrobial, porous particles, especially porous, non-platelet-like SiO2 particles, comprising an organic, or inorganic antimicrobial compound, or composition, with the proviso that the porous particles are not porous SiOz flakes, wherein 0.7008-27-2009
20090214604Method of obtaining hydrogels of cyclodextrins with glycidyl ethers, compositions thus obtained and applications thereof - The invention relates to a method of obtaining hydrogels based on (i) cyclodextrins, (ii) cyclodextrins and cellulose ethers or (iii) cyclodextrins and guar gum or the derivatives of same, using molecules containing two or more glycidyl ether groups in the structure thereof as a cross-linking agent. The invention also relates to the compositions thus obtained, which can include active substances and pharmaceuticals and which form inclusion complexes with cyclodextrins. The invention further relates to the use of same as components of controlled-release devices, such as transdermal pharmaceutical forms, vaginal, otic, ocular, rectal, oral or buccal transmucosal forms and parenteral implants, which are designed to administer active substances or pharmaceuticals to humans, animals or plants, or as components of cosmetic formulations. In addition, the invention relates to the use of said compositions as chelating agents in the extraction of biological or toxic molecules from living organisms or contaminating substances from water.08-27-2009
20090214605Hydrophilic Core Polymeric Micelles for the Delivery of Water-Soluble Compounds - The present invention describes the preparation of reverse polymeric micelles (RPM) through hydrophobically-modified star-shaped polyols. More specifically, RPM are obtained from polymeric structures where the polyol constitutes the hydrophilic domain while the hydrophobic shell is obtained either through the modification of existing chemical functions (e.g. esterification) or through copolymerization with hydrocarbon (alkyl)acrylate derivatives. Hydrophilic guests can be accommodated in the micelle core opening new avenues for the use of such carriers as delivery agents for polar active compounds.08-27-2009
20100310617WATER-IN-OIL EMULSION SYSTEM AND PREPARATION PROCESS THEREOF - The present invention relates to a water-in-oil system, which comprises 1.5-9 wt. % of hydrophobic silica, 0.1-5 wt. % of a water-in-oil emulsifier, 10-40 wt. % of an oil phase, with the content of the oil phase not including the hydrophobic silica and water-in-oil emulsifier therein, and 55-85 wt % of a water phase; with the proviso that said hydrophobic silica is not AEROSIL® RY200 hydrophobic fumed silica, and it is excluded the formulation comprising the components of: polyoxyalkylene modified polysiloxane SH3775E, a compound of the following formula (I) and hydrophobic fumed silica AEROSIL® R812, in which the weight ratio of SH3775E to the compound of formula (I) is 05, and the weight ratio of the sum of SH3775E and the compound of formula (I) to hydrophobic fumed silica AEROSIL® R812 is also 05.12-09-2010
20090162407PROCESS FOR PREPARING MICROPARTICLES HAVING A LOW RESIDUAL SOLVENT VOLUME - The disclosed processes for forming microparticles utilize low volumes of processing water while still providing microparticles having low residual solvent levels. The processes are adaptable to both continuous and batch processes using oil/water or water/oil or water/oil/water or oil/water/oil emulsions.06-25-2009
20090074823Self Tanning Cosmetic - The present invention provides a self tanning cosmetic comprising 0.2-20.0 mass % of dihydroxyacetone, 0.01-3.0 mass % of hydrophobed metal-containing powder, and a solid oil component in the amount of 5-20 times mass of said hydrophobed metal-containing powder wherein oil-based particles prepared by encapsulating said metal-containing powder with said solid oil component are dispersed in the water phase in which dihydroxyacetone is dissolved.03-19-2009
20100322987DENTAL WIPE - The present invention is directed to a dental wipe comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof.12-23-2010
20100322981BRIGHT INTERFERENCE PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to (interference) pigments comprising a plate-like substrate, a layer of SnO12-23-2010
20110110997BENEFIT AGENT CONTAINING DELIVERY PARTICLE - 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, personal care, cleaning or fabric care compositions, such particles increase the efficiency of benefit agent delivery, there by allowing reduced amounts of benefit agents to be employed. In addition to allowing the amount of benefit agent to be reduced, such particles allow a broad range of benefit agents to be employed.05-12-2011
20110110989OIL-IN-WATER EMULSION COMPRISING AN AMPHIPHILIC POLYMER - The present patent application relates to a composition for topical application in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion comprising an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, characterized in that it comprises at least one noncrosslinked amphiphilic polymer, the globules of the said emulsion exhibiting a mean size ranging from 15 to 500 microns and the oily phase being present in an amount of less than 35% by weight, with respect to the total weight of the composition.05-12-2011
20090068240COSMETIC TOOL - A cosmetic tool characterized in that: its structure is such that the first sheet to fourth sheet are stitched up along their peripheries, with the stitched part prevented from projecting outward along the entire periphery; a powder cosmetic material is filled between the second sheet and third sheet allowing powder to pass through; a foamed sheet having through holes is placed between the first sheet and second sheet and/or between the third sheet and fourth sheet; and the passing amount of aforementioned powder cosmetic material is different on the first sheet side and fourth sheet side; and therefore the transuding amount of powder cosmetic material varies and thereby excellent efficiency is achieved when used for cosmetic purposes.03-12-2009
20090068239REFRESHMENT TOWEL AND APPLIED SOLUTION - A refreshment towel with applied solution is an apparatus consisting of a carrying agent, most likely a high quality cotton towel or towelette, that has been saturated with an aqueous solution comprised of various ingredients. The resulting saturated towel can be rubbed on a user's skin such that the aqueous solution that has been absorbed by the towel is transferred. The aqueous solution is compounded specifically to provide cooling, insect repellant, sun protection, freshness, cleansing and other uses. More specifically, the aqueous solution is specially formulated so that desired sensory results take place when the towel comes in contact with the skin.03-12-2009
20110110996LAYER COMPOSITE, SUITABLE AS A WOUND DRESSING, COMPRISING A POLYURETHANE FOAM LAYER, AN ABSORBER LAYER AND A COVER LAYER - Layered composite useful as wound dressing, comprising a base layer, an absorbent layer atop the base layer, and also a covering layer, wherein the covering layer is bonded to both the base layer and the absorbent layer and wherein the base layer comprises a polyurethane foam obtained by a composition comprising an aqueous, anionically hydrophilicized polyurethane dispersion that has been frothed and dried.05-12-2011
20130149360ADMINISTRATION OF COUMARIN, BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE AND ETHOXYQUINE FOR THE TREATMENT OF CANITIES - At least one compound selected from among coumarin and/or derivative thereof, butylated hydroxyanisole, ethoxyquine and mixtures thereof, and admixtures thereof with other active agents selected from among active agents for combating desquamative conditions of the scalp, plant extracts having propigmenting activity and active agents that slow hair loss and/or promote hair regrowth, are useful for preventing and/or limiting and/or stopping the development of canities.06-13-2013
20110110995SURFACE-TREATED POWDER AND COSMETIC COMPRISING THE SAME - Provided is a surface-treated powder having excellent usability and adhesion to skin. The powder is coated with a surface-treating agent including (a) a fluorine-containing monomer of a general formula (I) and (b) an alkoxy group-containing monomer of a general formula (II). The powder is used for various cosmetics.05-12-2011
20110110993HEPMC - The present application relates to high efficiency particles and compositions, such as consumer products, comprising such high efficiency particles as well as processes for making and using such high efficiency particles and compositions comprising such high efficiency particles. Such high efficiency particles and compositions provide enhanced benefit agent delivery to a situs that is treated with such high efficiency particles and compositions.05-12-2011
20090035333COSMETIC SKIN PREPARATION - A cosmetic skin preparation containing a porous powder which contains water absorbed therein and whose surface is coated with a binder containing a crosslinked type organopolysiloxane.02-05-2009
20090035336ISOFLAVONE NANOPARTICLES AND USE THEREOF - The present invention is directed to isoflavone nanoparticle compositions comprising isoflavone in the form of nanoparticles and preferably a carrier. The isoflavone nanoparticle compositions are particularly useful for preparing cosmetic compositions, pharmaceutical compositions, foodstuff, food and feed additives. In the compositions comprising the isoflavone nanoparticle compositions recrystallization of the isoflavone to bigger particles is retarded.02-05-2009
20090035335Cosmetic Composition Containing a Polymer Blend - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition containing a unique polymer blend, which includes: (a) a first polymeric film-former having a first glass transition temperature ranging from about −20° C. to about 0° C.; (b) a second polymeric film-former having a second glass transition temperature that is at least 50° C. higher than the first glass transition temperature; and (c) a third cross-linked polymeric film-former. The cosmetic composition of the present invention can be applied to human skin or keratinous fibers for forming a film thereon with exceptionally long wearability, reduced flaking and smudge properties, and good removability by warm water.02-05-2009
20090035334METHOD FOR PREPARING POLYMETHYLMETHACRYLATE SPHERICAL BEAD - This invention provides a method for preparing a polymethylmethacrylate spherical bead and in particular, it provides a method for preparing a polymethylmethacrylate spherical bead characterized in that it is prepared by preparing polymethylmethacrylate by polymerizing methyl-methacrylate monomers, evaporating remaining methylmethacrylate monomers by raising temperature up to at least 100° C. after the polymerization reaction, and washing the polymethylmethacrylate with a mixed solvent of ethanol and water and vacuum drying them. The polymethylmethacrylate spherical beads in accordance with the invention not only can provide pure polymethylmethacrylate in its odorless condition by completely eliminating the remaining methylmethacrylate monomers that generate off-odor but also show no yellowing and at the same time, they are suitable for cosmetic materials or industrial materials because they are harmless to human and have no off-odor02-05-2009
20110033508INJECTABLE MICROSPHERES FOR DERMAL AUGMENTATION AND TISSUE BULKING - The present invention relates to elastic, hydrophilic and substantially spherical microspheres useful for dermal augmentation and tissue bulking. The invention provides injectable compositions comprising the microspheres and a biocompatible carrier for use in dermal augmentation. The present invention further provides methods of dermal augmentation and tissue bulking, particularly for the treatment of skin contour deficiencies, Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, urinary incontinence, and urinary reflux disease, using the injectable compositions.02-10-2011
20110033507Polypeptides KXK and Their Use - The invention concerns polypeptides of the general formula (I): A-(Xaa)02-10-2011
20110033511COMPOSITE PARTICLES FOR USE IN ORAL HYGIENE - The present invention relates to functional composite particles for the oral care sector, more particularly for toothpastes and mouthwashes, which are charged with active ingredients which ensure a long-term antimicrobial or antibacterial effect in the oral cavity and hence reduce the formation of plaque and halitosis. The invention further relates to a process for producing these composite particles and also to their use for producing oral hygiene articles.02-10-2011
20110033512PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION WITH IMPROVED SPREADABILITY - A stable personal care composition in the form of a substantially anhydrous oil matrix having improved spreadability that may comprise a hydrocarbon wax, a polar oil, and a non-emulsifying silicone elastomer. The weight ratio of the hydrocarbon wax to the polar oil is from about 0.01 to about 0.5. The personal care composition may exhibit a spreadability of 1.0 kg to about 5.0 kg and a hardness of about 3 g to about 120 g02-10-2011
20110033509Cosmetic or dermatological article comprising a medium that is soluble in water - The present invention relates to a cosmetic or dermatological article comprising: 02-10-2011
20110033513Encapsulated Active Material Containing Nanoscaled Material - The present invention is directed to novel capsules containing active material and nanoscaled material and to methods for making capsules with enhanced performance and stability. The capsules are well suited for use in personal care applications, laundry products and perfume and fragrance products.02-10-2011
20110033510COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING A COLORANT AND METHOD OF COSMETIC TREATMENT - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, a colorant comprising an inorganic fibrous matrix with tunnels and organic dye compounds incorporated at least partially in said tunnels, said compounds being selected from the indigoids, and present in an amount such that the weight ratio of colorant to matrix is greater than or equal to 0.028.02-10-2011
20110045038METHOD OF MAKING COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING MULTIPLE LAYERS - A method of making a personal care composition comprising the steps of: (a) providing a first layer and a second layer which each are fluid at elevated temperature; solid at ambient temperature; and visually distinctive from each other; (b) providing the first and second layers in fluid state at an elevated temperature in isolated vessels; (c) separately dispensing the first layer by a first nozzle and the second layer by a second nozzle, while maintaining the elevated temperature, into a same package having a circle plan view shape; (d) wherein the positions of the nozzles, relative to the center of the package, are maintained during dispensing, wherein the middle point of the nozzles do not coincide with the Z axis running vertically through the center of the package; and (e) cooling the dispensed composition for solidifying in the package.02-24-2011
20110212146Compositions - The present invention relates to compositions comprising a derivative of 5-aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA), e.g. an ester of 5-ALA or a skin compatible salt thereof. Further, the invention relates to use of such compositions in methods of cosmetic treatment, particularly in methods of improving or otherwise enhancing the appearance of the skin.09-01-2011
20110212143Ultraviolet Tissue - A A ultraviolet tissue comprising: one or more layers of tissue portions stacked on top of each other; water of a unit weight; ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate; butylene glycol; isoamyl p-methoxycinnamate, and fragrance. The mixture of the water, the ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate,the butylene glycol, and the isoamyl p-methoxycinnamate are embedded in the one or more layers of tissue portions. The ultraviolet tissue is configured to produce at least 20 of sun protection factor (SPF) on the skin. The water is a solvent for the other ingredients.09-01-2011
20110081389COMPOSITION COMPRISING A MIXTURE OF ACTIVE PRINCIPLES, AND METHOD OF PREPARATION - Active principle-based coated particle, in which both the core and the coating contain active principle, includes a core which contains a first active principle while the coating contains a second active principle, which is different in nature.04-07-2011
20110244009Children's Hygiene Products Shaped Like Sports Balls - A child's hygienic product comprises a body of hygiene material having an exterior surface simulating a sports ball that is sized to fit the palm of a child's hand. The hygiene material's body has a through hole communicating with the exterior surface at spatially separated regions. A portion of a generally looped shaped cord or band of resiliently stretchable material is positioned within the through-hole, and the portion emerging from the spatially separated regions extends around the outside surface of the hygiene material's body in close proximity thereto. The band is sized to extend around the hand of the child when the hygiene material's body is held by the child to generally secure the hygiene material's body in a position adjacent the child's palm when the child is using the product.10-06-2011
20110244008COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A cosmetic composition having an excellent ultraviolet and infrared protection function, a greatly improved feeling of use and high product stability such as color stability.10-06-2011
20110244007SPHERICAL COMPOSITE PARTICLES AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - Disclosed are a method for manufacturing spherical composite particles, by which desired functions are simply and efficiently imparted to the surface or inside of the spherical composite particles; and spherical composite particles obtained by the method.10-06-2011
20090324662Dental appliance, oral care product and method of preventing dental disease - A method for reducing dental disease in a patient comprises a patient wearing in the patient's mouth an appliance containing an oral care product comprising a carrier and an anti-dental disease agent with a pH above 7.0. The appliance brings the patient's teeth in direct and sustained contact with the product and is custom made for each individual patient. The oral care product is specifically prescribed and formulated for the particular dental disease of that individual patient.12-31-2009
20090324654SUNSCREEN COMPOSITE PARTICLES AND POROUS PARTICLES IN COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - A cosmetic composition is provided which includes composite particles of a sunscreen agent and a condensation polymerized polyamide binder, a water-insoluble powdered polymer of porous particles having an Oil Absorbance (castor oil) Value ranging from about 90 to about 500 ml/100 gm, and a cosmetically acceptable carrier. The composition exhibits an excellent soft focus property to hide skin imperfections, and retains relatively high SPF photoprotection.12-31-2009
20110123581SOFT CAPSULE - A soft capsule capable being substantially free of or having a minimum content of a fat and oil material and an emulsifier in an encapsulated liquid or medicinal liquid. The soft capsule contains a dietary fiber in an amount of 5 to 90% by weight based on a whole composition of the medicinal liquid.05-26-2011
20110212147Compositions And/Or Articles Comprising Cyclodextrin Complexing Material - 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 article, the plurality of particles, at least some of the plurality of particles comprising a cyclodextrin complexing material and a first fragrance material, wherein the percent of the first fragrance material that is complexed with the cyclodextrin is greater than about 90%, so that the perceptibility of the first fragrance is minimized prior to its release; and a second fragrance material that is not complexed with the cyclodextrin and that is different from the first fragrance material, wherein the composition or article does not contain an antiperspirant active.09-01-2011
20100221298NOVEL GALENICAL SYSTEM FOR ACTIVE TRANSPORT, METHOD FOR PREPARATION AND USE - The invention relates to a novel galenical system for taste masking, protecting an active substance, in particular in an acid medium, modulating releasing properties, masking mucous irritability and toxicity of certain active substances, for preparing aqueous forms which have a masked taste, are stable and pH independent. Said invention also relates, in particular to a galenical system which is embodied in the form of lipidic solid particles and strictly hydrophobic and devoid of water, surface active agents, emulsifiers, solvent traces and which is characterised in that it comprises at least one type of hydrophobic wax and at least one type of fatty non-neutralised acid.09-02-2010
20100112018Microcapsule, structure having a microcapsule, article having a microcapsule, and method of preparing microcapsules - A microcapsule, a structure including a microcapsule, an article including a microcapsule and a method of preparing microcapsules provided, the microcapsule includes at least one material selected from the group consisting of a magnetic substance, a dielectric substance and a combination thereof. The microcapsule also includes a volatile material.05-06-2010
20110236442SOLID ORAL SENSORIAL PRODUCTS INCLUDING STAIN INHIBITOR - A solid oral sensorial product includes at least one botanical material and at least one phosphate containing stain inhibitor. The botanical material is selected from the group consisting of tobacco, tea, coffee, cocoa, and combinations thereof.09-29-2011
20110244006MICROSPHERE SKIN TREATMENT - This application provides a microsphere suitable for tissue engineering that comprises connective tissue growth factor (CTGF). Also provided is a matrix, material or scaffold suitable for tissue engineering that comprises connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) and basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF). Additionally, methods of treating skin of a human are provided. The methods comprise administering to the skin microspheres comprising a growth factor that increases fibroblast proliferation or collagen, elastin, or glycosaminoglycan synthesis. Further provided are the use of the above microspheres for the treatment of the skin of a human. Additionally, this application proves the use of the above microsphere for the manufacture of a medicament for the treatment of the skin of a human.10-06-2011
20130156834PROCESS FOR TREATING SOL-GEL CAPSULES - The present invention relates to a process for treating sol-gel capsules comprising a cosmetic or pharmaceutical active material with an inorganic material, as well as sol-gel capsules produced by a process according to the present invention and formulations comprising such sol-gel capsules.06-20-2013
20100055139Compositions Comprising Solid Particles Encapsulated In A Cross-Linked Silicone Matrix, And Methods Of Making The Same - The present invention relates to topical compositions containing solid particles that are stabilized via encapsulation into a cross-linked silicone matrix. The solid particles are preferably formed of a metal oxide, such as zinc oxide or titanium dioxide, and the cross-linked silicone matrix is preferably formed by cross-linking a silicone having branched reactive alkoxyl moieties in the presence of a stannous carboxylate cross-linking agent. The stabilized particles of the present invention can readily be used either alone or in combination with other skin care actives to form topical compositions with improved stability and performance.03-04-2010
20100062029Product for the Targeted Release of Active Substances - The invention relates to a product for the targeted release of active substances, especially detergents and/or cosmetic active substances. The inventive product has a layer structure, one layer being impermeable to the active substance and another layer being permeable to the active substance. The two layers define a compartment between them which contains the active substance and optionally a gas-releasing component. The product is preferably suitable for single use and can be used as a cosmetic agent and/or as a cleaning agent.03-11-2010
20110250247TABLETTING OF ERYTHRITOL - Erythritol having a specific surface area greater than 0.25 m10-13-2011
20080299158FULLY EXTENDED COLOR BULK POWDER, BULK DISPERSION AND METHOD OF USE - 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.12-04-2008
20100055140PRESSED POWDER COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING FLAKY GLASS - The present invention is directed to a pressed powder cosmetic composition, comprising by weight: (a) from about 75% to about 98% of a powder component, the powder component comprising a cosmetic grade flaky glass constituted of components comprising by weight at least 52% silicone dioxide and no more than 5% alkali metal oxide, and wherein the cosmetic grade flaky glass has an average thickness of 0.1-1.0 μm, an average particle diameter of 1-100 μm, and an aspect ratio, obtained by dividing the average particle diameter by the average thickness, of 10 or higher; (b) from about 1% to about 24% of a powder binder, the powder binder comprising sodium stearyl fumarate; and (c) from about 1% to about 25% of a liquid binder.03-04-2010
20100055141PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF COLOURED PARTICULATES - The present invention provides a process of preparing stained particulates of glass, partially crystalline glass or glass-like amorphous inorganic materials, the process comprising staining particulates of glass, partially crystalline glass or glass-like amorphous inorganic materials that have no dimension greater than 2000 μm.03-04-2010
20110250252COLOURING TECHNIQUES - A method for masking the appearance of silicon in a range of compositions is described.10-13-2011
20110081391SKIN-COVERING SHEET FOR IMPREGNATION WITH COSMETIC PREPARATION AND FACE MASK - A skin-covering sheet for impregnation with a cosmetic preparation according to the present invention includes a non-woven fabric in which a splittable conjugate fiber containing at least two components as viewed in fiber cross-section, namely a polyethylene component and another polymer component, and a hydrophilic fiber are blended, and hydroentangled. The conjugate fiber is partially split and includes a polyethylene ultrafine fiber having a fineness of 04-07-2011
20110097368Treatment Varnish Compositions for Teeth Surfaces - Embodiments of the present invention include compositions, methods, and systems for providing an effective and efficient treatment varnish for teeth. For example, embodiments of the present invention provide a treatment varnish that comprises one or more polymers and/or copolymers that are soluble in biocompatible solvents, such as ethanol. The polymers and/or copolymers are nontoxic and form a substantially clear film that adheres effectively to teeth during treatment, but also is easily removed from teeth once the treatment is complete.04-28-2011
20090214608POLYSACCHARIDE-BASED PRODUCTS WITH IMPROVED EASINESS OF USE, PROCESS TO MAKE THE SAME, AND APPLICATIONS OF THE SAME - This invention relates to water-soluble polysaccharide-based products that require less time and effort to incorporate into aqueous formulations, compared to existing polysaccharide products. This invention can be applied more particularly to cationic guar products to be used in cosmetic compositions. The product is in the form of granules and comprises a binding and/or dispersing agent and/or wetting agent.08-27-2009
20110250251Cosmetic Methods And Compositions For Repairing Human Skin - The present invention relates to methods and compositions for repairing adverse effects of the environment, daily stress, sun exposure, or pre-mature aging on human skin, comprising applying to the skin, prior to a period of bodily rest, a topical composition that contains resveratrol or a derivative thereof and at least one DNA repair enzyme.10-13-2011
20110250249Low Energy, Cold Process Formulation Aid - Provided are cold process formulation aids, methods for their manufacture, and personal care products made using them. The cold processing aids include a wax and a polymer having a backbone and a plurality of pendant groups thereon that are pendant ionic or ionizable groups, or pendant groups having at least one permanent dipole that includes an alcohol, thiol, ester, amide, imide, imine, or nitrile moiety. The backbone can be an aliphatic backbone, a polysaccharide backbone, a siloxane backbone, or a polyamide backbone. Also provided is a method of making personal care products using the cold processing aid.10-13-2011
20110081390Anhydrous, Transfer-Resistant Cosmetic Lip Compositions - The anhydrous cosmetic compositions of the present invention provide a durable film after application that resists degradation over time. The anhydrous cosmetic composition includes an aminosilicone, an organosiloxane resin, and a volatile carrier. The anhydrous cosmetic composition can also be packaged with a topcoat product.04-07-2011
20110081387LIPOSOMES ENCAPSULATING AN OXAZOLIDIN-2-ONE COMPOUND - The invention is directed to liposomes comprising at least one wall formed by a bilayer of amphiphilic lipids and containing an oxazolidin-2-one compound substituted in the 4-position, of formula (I):04-07-2011
20110081388Detergent Composition - A detergent composition having from 1% to 50% by weight of anionic surfactant and from 0.1% to 30% by weight of sudsing particles. The sudsing particles have: an average per number length of from 50 nm to 50 μm, an average per number width of from 1 nm to 500 nm, an average per number ratio length/width from 1.5 to 1000, and an hydrophobicity measured by contact angle in the range of from 30° to 100°. The weight ratio of the total amount of anionic surfactant to the total amount of sudsing particles is from 0.05 to 20.04-07-2011
20110070275CRYSTALLINE PYRITHIONE/ZINC OXIDE COMPOSITE AND PHYSIOLOGIC/ANTIBIOTIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME - Although zinc pyrithione is known as an excellent antidandruff component, there is a demand for an effort to reduce the blending amount without lowering the effects from the viewpoint of environmental pollution. Also, there is a demand for developing a technique that enables combining zinc pyrithione with cuprous oxide to be used as an antifouling component for a ship-bottom paint. Moreover, also as an antiseptic and anti-mold component for polymer materials, further enhancement of the antimicrobial activity of zinc pyrithione has been demanded.03-24-2011
20110070274DERMATOLOGICAL/COSMETIC GELS COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE RETINOID AND BENZOYL PEROXIDE - Dermatological/cosmetic gel compositions suited for preventing or treating cell differentiation and/or proliferation and/or keratinization disorders, including preventing or treating common acne, comprise (i) at least one retinoid, (ii) dispersed benzoyl peroxide and (iii) at least one pH-independent gelling agent, formulated into (iv) a physiologically acceptable medium therefor.03-24-2011
20110070273High-Coverage and Natural-Looking Cosmetic Compositions and Uses Thereof - Topical compositions comprising at least one matte-finished interference pigment combined with one or more microsphere(s) and elastomer(s) are provided, as well as methods for using such compositions in cosmetics and dermatological products that afford high coverage of flaws or imperfections, while maintaining a natural-looking appearance. These cosmetics and dermatological products can improve the aesthetic appearance of skin, hair, or nails when topically applied thereto.03-24-2011
20110150951Liquid Cleaning And/Or Cleansing Composition - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.06-23-2011
20110150950Liquid Cleaning And/Or Cleansing Composition - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.06-23-2011
20110150949Liquid Cleaning And/Or Cleansing Composition - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles, wherein said abrasive cleaning particles comprise a divinyl benzene cross-linked styrene polymer, wherein said abrasive cleaning particles are non-spherical and have a mean particles size D(v,0.9) of at least about 10 μm and wherein said liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprises from about 0% to about 30% by weight of the composition of an organic solvent.06-23-2011
20120148649COMPOSITION FOR RESTORATION OF AGE RELATED TISSUE IN THE FACE OR SELECTED AREAS OF THE BODY - A treatment method for restoring of age related tissue loss in the face or selected areas of the body is disclosed which includes injecting an injectable composition containing a growth factor and hyaluronic acid as a carrier into the dermis, the hypodermis, or both, in various areas of the face, or selected areas of the body of a person to stimulate collagen, elastin, or fat cell production, thereby restoring age related tissue loss in the face and selected areas of the body. Further disclosed is an injectable composition for restoring of age related tissue loss in the face and selected areas of the body, which contains a growth factor and hyaluronic acid as a carrier for providing time release of the growth factor into tissues. The growth factor can be insulin, insulin-like growth factor, thyroid hormone, fibroblast growth factor, estrogen, retinoic acid, or their combinations.06-14-2012
20120148647Photoresponsive Sunscreen Composition - The present invention relates to a composition containing a sunscreen agent capable of undergoing protonation or deprotonation to form a protonated or deprotonated, respectively, sunscreen agent which absorbs, scatters or reflects more or less UV radiation than it does before being protonated or deprotonated, respectively, and a photoresponsive acid or base generating system which is capable of protonating or deprotonating, respectively, said sunscreen agent when the composition is exposed to UV radiation. Further subject matter of the present invention is a microcapsule comprising a sunscreen agent capable of undergoing protonation or deprotonation to form a protonated or deprotonated, respectively, sunscreen agent which absorbs, scatters or reflects more or less UV radiation than said sunscreen agent does before being protonated or deprotonated, respectively, wherein said sunscreen agent is present in said microcapsule substantially in its protonated or deprotonated form that absorbs, scatters or reflects less UV radiation than said sunscreen agent does upon protonation or deprotonation, respectively. The composition and microcapsule according to the invention are particularly useful for providing sunscreen formulations for cosmetic applications and for providing dermatological formulations for medical applications.06-14-2012
20120148645COSMETIC COMPOSITION BASED ON SUBSTANTIALLY HEMISPHERICAL PARTICLES - Disclosed is a cosmetic composition including, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, the combination of (a) a sufficient amount of uncoated substantially hemispherical PMMA particles and (b) a sufficient amount of substantially hemispherical PMMA particles coated with optionally treated metal oxide. It also relates to its uses in caring for or making up the skin.06-14-2012
20110250246Oil-In-Water External Skin Preparation - The present invention provides an oil-in-water external skin preparation having thread-forming property and an excellent time-dependent stability of the thread-forming property, penetrating well into skin, providing richness and no stickiness when the applied preparation gets dry. The oil-in-water external skin preparation includes (a) 0.01 to 3.0% by mass of polyacrylic acid or metal salt thereof, (b) 0.01 to 1.0% by mass of alkyl-modified carboxyvinyl polymer, (c) 1.0 to 10.0% by mass of polyethylene glycol having an average molecular weight of 1000 or more to 50000 or less of, and (d) 0.5 to 20.0% by mass of oil.10-13-2011
20100297200USE OF NITRIC OXIDE TO ENHANCE THE EFFICACY OF SILVER AND OTHER TOPICAL WOUND CARE AGENTS - The present invention is directed to compositions comprising at least one nitric oxide donor and at least one second therapeutically active agent with antimicrobial or wound healing capability. In one embodiment, the nitric oxide donor is a nanoparticle which is designed to control for the amount and duration of release of nitric oxide. The nanoparticle may further comprise the additional therapeutically active agent. The composition is useful for enhancing wound healing and for treating and preventing microbial infection. In one embodiment, the composition is directed toward reducing oral bacteria or dental plaque. The combination of one or more nitric oxide donors and one or more additional therapeutically active agent results in unexpected synergistic effects, wherein both the antimicrobial efficacy of the nitric oxide and the antimicrobial or wound healing efficacy of the second therapeutically active agent are enhanced. As a result, a patient may benefit from reduced dosage requirements and a reduced likelihood of antimicrobial resistance. The composition may be formulated for local or systemic administration, for topical applications as well as for use in coatings for medical supplies and devices.11-25-2010
20100310618COSMETIC HAIR COMPOSITION - The hair cosmetic composition contains a solvent-containing silicone emulsion (A) which is prepared by emulsifying a mixture of high-molecular-weight polyorganosiloxane (a) obtained by emulsion polymerization and a volatile solvent (b), a surfactant (B) and water (C). The component solvent-containing silicone emulsion (A) is contained at a ratio of 0.1-10 wt % as a total amount of the high-molecular-weight polyorganosiloxane (a) and the volatile solvent (b). And, the component surfactant (B) is contained at a ratio of 0.05-40 wt %. Hair is provided with outstanding smoothness and softness, and particularly good finger combing when rinsing the hair.12-09-2010
20100310616METHOD OF COSMETIC CARE STIMULATING MITOCHONDRIAL ACONITASE - The invention relates to a cosmetic care method for preventing or retarding the appearance of the signs of ageing of the skin or for attenuating the effects thereof.12-09-2010
20100310614Stannous Chloride Compositions - The invention relates to a particulate composition comprising: 12-09-2010
20110256194PEARLESCENT PIGMENT - The present invention relates to a pearl pigment obtained by coating the surface of a flaky powder with a colored metal or a colored metal oxide and further coating the surface of the above colored metal- or colored metal oxide-coated flaky powder with a colorless metal or a colorless metal oxide, wherein when the pearl pigment is applied onto the surface of black artificial leather in an average amount of 0.05 mg/cm10-20-2011
20110256191COMPOSITION - Leave-on hair care composition comprising an oil in water emulsion, the emulsion comprising a silicone gum of molecular weight of from 800 000 to 5 000 000 cSt, a nonionic or anionic polysaccharide and a low molecular weight solvent for the silicone gum.10-20-2011
20110212149PUFFED STARCH MATERIAL - The present invention concerns a puffed popcorn starch containing powder having a loose bulk density of less than 120 g/L and a particle size smaller than 1 mm, a non-aqueous liquid-loaded starch material comprising said powder and a process for preparing these. In addition the present invention relates to the use of said powder as a solid carrier material for non-aqueous liquid or gaseous components and the use of said non-aqueous liquid-loaded starch material in food and animal feed products, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, agrochemicals, and cosmetic or personal care products.09-01-2011
20100260812THICKENED FLUID COMPOSITION COMPRISING CHLORINE DIOXIDE - This invention relates to a stable composition and method of making a thickened fluid composition comprising chlorine dioxide. The stable composition includes a mixture containing a chlorite, an acid source, and a thickener component. At least one of the chlorite, the acid source and the thickener component is in particulate form. In an embodiment, the mixture may be a unitary solid body wherein chlorine dioxide is generated upon interaction with an aqueous medium, such as water. A free halogen source may also be added to the mixture in some cases.10-14-2010
20110045042PRESERVATIVE MATERIAL AND STORAGE METHOD FOR LIQUID - A nanofiber structure having pores is used as a preservative material for a liquid material. A liquid material can be stored for a long period without causing deterioration and without the need of using any additive such as an anti-bacterial agent merely by contacting the liquid material with the preservative material.02-24-2011
20110045041COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR THE DELIVERY OF AGENTS - The present invention relates to methods and compositions for the delivery of cosmetics and medicants. In some embodiments, the invention relates to compositions comprising both hydrophobic and hydrophilic polymers. In preferred embodiments, the invention relates to the delivery of peptides, small molecules and other bioactive compounds using the compositions and methods disclosed herein.02-24-2011
20110150954AGENT-ENCAPSULATING MICRO-AND NANOPARTICLES, METHODS FOR PREPARATION OF SAME AND PRODUCTS CONTAINING SAME - Substantially leachless, agent-encapsulating sol-gel particles, methods of preparing same and products containing same are provided.06-23-2011
20090022765COSMETIC PIGMENT COMPOSITION CONTAINING GOLD OR SILVER NANO-PARTICLES - The present invention relates to a cosmetic pigment composition exhibiting colors in the visible region, which comprises an effective amount of nanoparticles or a mixture of two or more nanoparticles selected from the group consisting of (a) gold nanoparticles exhibiting red color; (b) silver nanoparticles exhibiting yellow color; (c) gold-silver alloy nanoparticles exhibiting flame color; and (d) gold nanoparticles exhibiting blue color, and a color cosmetic composition and a color lotion comprising the pigment composition. According to the present invention, it is possible to prepare pigments exhibiting various colors in the visible region using gold or silver nanoparticles, and a cosmetic pigment composition which can exhibit various colors by mixing the pigments in various compositional ratios, in which precipitation or agglomeration of particles does not occur, and whose color can be maintained for a long time. Also, since the pigment of the present invention is not harmful to the human body unlike conventional metal pigments, and contains gold or silver that is beneficial to health, the pigment can be used in various applications as functional raw materials.01-22-2009
20090022764ORGANIC COMPOUNDS - The present invention refers to a process for the production of controlled-release aqueous compositions comprising an active ingredient releasably contained within polymeric particles. The polymeric particles are obtainable by ring-opening metathesis polymerisation of a monomer of the general formula (I)01-22-2009
20100003294PATCH DEVICE FOR A FRAGRANCE AND METHOD OF USING THE PATCH DEVICE - A patch device that includes a backing layer which is a barrier to at least a fragrance, a reservoir layer, which is attached to the backing layer and serves for holding a volume of one or more fragrances, and a cover layer for covering the reservoir layer when filled with fragrance. The cover layer is permeable to vapour from at least one fragrance, which cover layer in a first position of the patch device, in which the reservoir layer is free of fragrance, is situated at least partly offset or dislocated from the reservoir layer, and which cover layer in a second position of use, in which the volume of one or more fragrances has been delivered to the reservoir layer, covers the reservoir layer. Support sheets, which support the backing layer, and a flap part of the cover layer, serve as a tool for applying the flap part into covering relationship to cover or encapsulate the reservoir layer.01-07-2010
20100003293Processes for Reducing the Appearance of Pastiness or Ashiness on Skin - Processes for reducing the appearance of ashiness or pastiness on skin by applying thereto a cosmetic composition comprising transparent iron oxide particles, iron-containing titanium dioxide particles, and a cosmetically acceptable carrier. These processes are useful to provide coverage of skin imperfections and/or skin tonal variations and/or skin discoloration surrounding the eyes on different types of skin, while, at the same time, retaining a natural skin appearance.01-07-2010
20080248073Opaque multi-phase dentifrice with coils - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, all visually distinct phases are opaque, and at least one visually distinct phase forms a coil through at least one other visually distinct phase.10-09-2008
20110150948COLORED MICRONIZED SPHERICAL POLYMER POWDER AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION THEREOF - The present invention provides a colored micronized polymer powder for the use in cosmetics, the powder comprising at least one polymer wherein the particles of the colored micronized polymer powder having a spherical shape and an average particle size in the range of 0.1 to 100 μm. The present invention provides also a cosmetic composition comprising the at least one colored micronized polymer powder according to the invention.06-23-2011
20110150952EXTEMPORANEOUS CARE PRODUCT BASED ON A LYOPHILIZATE OF MICROORGANISMS AND SURFACTANT(S) WITH AN HLB GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 12 - The present invention relates to a method for the cosmetic treatment of a keratin material comprising at least the steps of: (a) having available a lyophilizate containing at least one live or inactivated, physiologically acceptable microorganism, one of its metabolites or one of its fractions and at least one surfactant with an HLB greater than or equal to 12, (b) having available a physiologically acceptable medium, separate from the said lyophilizate, (c) bringing the said lyophilizate extemporaneously into contact with the said medium under conditions favourable for the solubilization and/or dispersion of the said lyophilizate in the said medium, and (d) bringing the mixture obtained in the preceding step into contact with the said keratin material. It further relates to a lyophilizate as defined above.06-23-2011
20090317431PEELING CAPSULES - A cosmetic peeling preparation which comprises a plurality of capsules. A capsule comprises a casing and a filling. The casing material is solid at 25° C. and selected from cosmetically conventional lipids, waxes, emulsifiers, natural polymers, synthetic polymers, and mixtures thereof. The filling comprises an oil or lipid mixture having a viscosity at 25° C. of from 3 to 50,000 mPas and one or more solid substances having an abrasive effect.12-24-2009
20090317432FELT-TIP PEN FOR MAKING UP OR CARING FOR NAILS, SKIN, LIPS EYELASHES OR TEETH - The present invention relates to an assembly for the application of a nail varnish composition or a composition for making up and/or caring for keratin materials chosen from the skin, the lips and the eyelashes, or the teeth, comprising: 12-24-2009
20090010975Non-transparent composition for film - The present invention provides a non-transparent film composition that has light-shielding properties and can thereby maintain the stability and quality of products, such as formulations, for a long period of time; and formulations using this film composition, and particularly filled capsules. The non-transparent film composition contains a water-soluble metal compound containing at least one metal selected from the group consisting of sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium, aluminium, manganese, iron, cobalt, nickel, copper, strontium, and barium; and a water-soluble cellulose derivative. The non-transparent film composition is preferably prepared by: spreading an aqueous solution containing a water-soluble cellulose derivative and a water-soluble metal compound containing a monovalent, divalent or trivalent metal into a film- or sheet-like form; and heating the solution at a temperature of 60° C. or higher to obtain the film composition by drying and solidification.01-08-2009
20090202600Oil-In-Water Emulsified Milky Skin Cosmetic Preparation - The present invention provides an oil-in-water emulsified milky skin cosmetic preparation, which is able to impart a refreshing feeling, an astringent effect, a moisturizing effect, and a softening effect to skin, when it is singly used, and which is excellent in terms of emulsion stability although it has a high water content and a low viscosity, presenting a milk white color. An oil-in-water emulsified milky skin cosmetic preparation comprising (a) a copolymer of 2-acrylamide 2-methylpropanesulfonic acid or a salt thereof/polyoxyethylene alkyl ether methacrylate, (b) an alkyl modified carboxyvinyl polymer; and (c) an alkylene oxide derivative, and having a viscosity at 25° C. of 10,000 mPa·s or less (Vismetron viscometer). It is preferable that the skin cosmetic preparation comprises 0.005% to 2.0% by mass of (a), 0.005% to 1.5% by mass of (b), and 0.005% to 15.0% by mass of (c). The skin cosmetic preparation may further comprise (d) oil havinga viscosity at 25° C. of 100 mPa·s or less and being a liquid at an ordinary temperature, arbitrarily. Furthermore, it is prefarable that the skin cosmetic preparation comprises 55% to 80% by mass of water.08-13-2009
20090081264Cleansing article - A cleansing article which is a sponge impregnated with cosmetic soap, in which encapsulated beneficial agents are embedded and methods for its manufacturing are provided. The shell of a capsule according to one preferred embodiment of the present invention is made of materials soluble in water such as capsules typically utilized in the pharmaceutical industry. Alternatively a shell of a capsule may comprise the soap matrix and segments of the sponge. The beneficial agents considered include soothing materials, cosmetic agents, anhydrous self warming compositions, cooling agents, water in oil emulsions, foam generating compositions, natural fats, essential oils, waxes, crushed dried vegetables, crushed dried fruits, fruit extracts, honey, yogurt, vitamins, salts, minerals, cleansing solvents, salts from the Dead Sea, minerals from the Dead Sea and any combination thereof.03-26-2009
20110212144SOLID ANTIPERSPIRANT AND/OR DEODORANT COMPOSITION IN THE FORM OF A WATER-IN-OIL EMULSION BASED ON SILICONE EMULSIFIERS AND ON WAXES; METHOD FOR TREATING BODY ODOURS - The invention relates to a solid composition in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: (i) at least one discontinuous aqueous phase, (ii) at least one fatty phase comprising at least one particular wax, (iii) at least one silicone emulsifier selected in the group consisting in alkyldimethicone copolyols of particular formula (I) and dimethicone copolyols of particular formula (II) and mixtures there of (iv) and at least one antiperspirant active agent and/or one deodorant active agent. The invention relates to a method for treating body odours associated with human perspiration, and in particular body odours which are especially underarm odours. The invention relates to a method for preparing a solid composition in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion as defined above.09-01-2011
20080268005Method for Finishing Textiles with Skin-Care Oils - A process for finishing textiles with skin-care oils including spraying, onto a textile, an aqueous emulsion with a Brookfield viscosity below 200 mPas at 20° C., including (a) water; (b) one or more skin-care oils; and (c) one or more emulsifiers is provided.10-30-2008
20080268002Compositions for Making Up Keratinous Materials - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising: 10-30-2008
20080268003Covering cosmetic composition - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition of coverage that is greater than or equal to 25, better 30, said composition including, in a cosmetically-acceptable aqueous medium, at least one multilayer interference pigment at a content that imparts to the composition, a variation in color ΔE on application that is greater than or equal to 5.10-30-2008
20080268001ORAL CARE COMPOSITION TO REDUCE OR ELIMINATE DENTAL SENSITIVITY - The invention includes an oral care composition that reduces and/or eliminates the perception of tooth sensitivity. The composition includes an adherent material and silica particles having an average particle size of about 8 microns or less. The silica particles are present in the composition in an amount of about 5% by weight. Also included within the scope of the invention are related methods, such as methods of occluding a dentin tubule.10-30-2008
20090263434POWDER COMPOSED OF INORGANIC COMPOUND-LOADED POLYAMIDE POROUS PARTICLE - Powder composed of fine inorganic compound particles-deposited porous polyamide particles in which the inorganic compound particles are deposited on surfaces and in pores of the porous polyamide particles, the porous polyamide particle have a mean primary particle diameter in the range of 1 to 30 μm, the fine inorganic compound particles have a mean primary particle diameter in the range of 0.01 to 0.5 μm, and at least 80% of number of the fine inorganic compound particles contains no strong acidic component shows a high light-scattering property and gives no harmful effect to human body.10-22-2009
20080220033Cosmetic ingredient and cosmetic composition containing the same - The invention provides a cosmetic ingredient and cosmetic compositions containing the same that exhibit skin protection/recovery properties and which are suitable for use in various cosmetic forms, such as skin care cosmetics, makeup cosmetics and skin cleansing agents. The cosmetic ingredient and cosmetic compositions containing the same include spherical sulfated cellulose or a salt thereof prepared by sulfate esterification of a part of the hydroxy groups of spherical cellulose.09-11-2008
20080220032ORAL CARE LAYER AND RELATED METHOD OF MANUFACTURE - An oral care composition including a hydrophilic, aliphatic, polyether-based thermoplastic polyurethane, a glycol polymer, and a poly(N-vinyl lactam). These components form a tacky film having a thickness of about 1 mils to about 50 mils. A whitening agent, such as a peroxide, can be absorbed into the tacky film, and adapted to desorb from the tacky film to whiten teeth to which the film is joined. A method is also provided in which the components are extruded through a twin screw extruder and output to a die to produce the film. The whitening agent can be deposited on the film and absorbed by the film to form a relatively stable oral care composition including the whitening agent.09-11-2008
20080220029Fast-dissolving/disintegrating film preparation having high proportion of active - The invention provides a fast-dissolving or fast-disintegrating film preparation having a high proportion (i.e., at least about 40%) of active agent(s) and related methods for its preparation. In one embodiment, the active agent is a pharmaceutical and the film comprises between about 10% and about 40% pullulan as a primary or sole water-soluble polymer.09-11-2008
20120148646RADIO-OPAQUE BIOACTIVE GLASS MATERIALS - Nanoparticulate material containing a matrix and embedded therein a radiopacifier are bioactive, show a high alkaline capacity and are radio-opaque. Compositions and formulations including such material are particularly useful in advanced dental applications, such as dental fillings and/or disinfection.06-14-2012
20080254074COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR REGULATING SEBUM FLOW - A skin care composition for regulating sebum flow from sebocytes is described. The composition comprises spheroids, and optionally, thickening agents and when a spheroid and sebum mixture is made upon application, the resulting mixture leaves a pleasant, silky and powdery sensation.10-16-2008
20080254075Cosmetic Preparation for Coloring of Eyelids and Eyebrows - An aqueous cosmetic preparation for coloring of eyelids and eyebrows contains 3-35 wt. % of an aqueous plastic dispersion based on an acrylate polymer and having a 30-50% solids content, 1-20 wt. % of at least one alcohol being ethanol and/or propanol, 2-25 wt. % of at least one moisture-retention agent, 0.2-5 wt. % of a polyoxyethylene glycerin fatty acid ester and/or a polyether-modified polysiloxane, and a colorant. The preparation has a Brookfield viscosity at 25° C. of less than 50 mPa-sec.10-16-2008
20110165206Preparation of Silicone Microemulsions - A mechanical method of making an oil-in-watermicroemulsion containing (A) a polysiloxane and (B) an inert fluid selected from an inert siloxane fluid and an inert organic fluid, where the average emulsion particle size is between 1 and 140 nanometers, is disclosed. The process involves the following steps: i) preparing an oil phase comprising a polysiloxane containing mixture by the polymerisation of silane or siloxane containing monomers and/or oligomers in the presence of an inert fluid, a suitable catalyst and optionally an end-blocking agent; and ii) where required quenching the polymerisation process; wherein the inert fluid is substantially retained within the resulting polysiloxane containing mixture; iii) if required, mixing one or more surfactants into the oil phase; iv) adding water to the oil phase, followed by applying agitation or shear to the mixture to arrive at an oil-in-water microemulsion; v) optionally diluting the oil-in-water microemulsion by adding more water.07-07-2011
20080213325POWDER MIXTURE CONSISTING OF TITANIUM DIOXIDE, ZINC OXIDE AND ZINC/TITANIUM MIXED OXIDE - A powder mixture consisting of zinc/titanium mixed oxide particles, titanium dioxide particles and zinc oxide particles, wherein the zinc/titanium mixed oxide particles have a composition according to the formula (ZnO)09-04-2008
20110165207PARTICULATE WAX COMPOSITES AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF AND THE USE THEREOF - The invention relates to inorganic-organic composite particles, in particular composite nanoparticles, wherein the composite particles comprise at least one organically based material containing or being made of at least one wax and an inorganically based material, and to a method for the production thereof and to the use thereof07-07-2011
20110165205NANOVECTOR WITH POSITIVE CHARGE SUBSTANTIVE FOR HAIR AND SKIN - “NANOVECTOR WITH POSITIVE CHARGE SUBSTANTIVE FOR HAIR AND SKIN”, to be applied directly on the skin or hair, or to be added to the preparation of a cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical compositions in order to enhance the properties of said products; comprising empty particles dispersed in a water-based medium of the range of the nanometers; those particles have mainly the following components: a phospholipids membrane of any order and composition, and one or more quaternary polymers that provide it with a superficial positive charge, both components may be found in any concentration combination.07-07-2011
20120121674NONWOVEN FABRIC PRODUCTS WITH ENHANCED TRANSFER PROPERTIES - The present invention relates to the field of non-woven textile products, and is applied to the manufacture of non-woven fabric products or generally nonwovens for various applications such as household use and personal care. In particular, the present invention relates to a wet nonwoven fabric product impregnated with a substance for personal care, household application or topic medical use, characterised in that the said nonwoven fabric is a bonded web structure with hydrophilic properties or that is made hydrophilic by treatment with wetting additives.05-17-2012
20110165208COLOR CAPSULE COMPOSITION FOR COSMETICS, PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF AND COSMETIC FORMULATION COMPRISING THE SAME - Disclosed herein are a color capsule composition, which contains a polymer and a plasticizer swelling the polymer so as to allow the capsule particles to easily break and in which the capsule particles have a porous structure that boosts the effects thereof, and a method for preparing the color capsule composition. The preparation method comprises: uniformly mixing a color pigment, a plasticizer and a polymer in a first solvent to produce a first mixture solution; spray-drying the first mixture solution to produce core particles in which the color pigment is covered by the polymer; uniformly mixing the obtained core particles, a functional pigment and a second solvent to produce a second mixture solution; and spray-drying the second mixture solution to produce in which a coating layer of the functional pigment is formed on the outer surface of the polymer.07-07-2011
20110020415COMPOSITION FOR TREATMENT OF HYPERHIDROSIS - A composition for treatment of hyperhidrosis is provided that contains an effective amount of an antiperspirant. In particular, one embodiment of the composition of the present invention includes an antiperspirant, at least one muscle relaxing agent, at least one peptide, and at least one botanical agent and the composition is applied to a substrate. In another non-limiting illustration, the composition includes from about 0.001 to 50.0 vol % aluminum zirconium tetrachlorohydrex glycine and more preferably 19.0 vol %, glycerin, dipeptide diaminobutyroyl benzylamide diacetate, gamma amino butyric acid, solanum lycopersicum (tomato) extract, gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, panax ginseng root extract, portulaca oleracea extract, butylene glycol, denatured alcohol, and water.01-27-2011
20110020416Encapsulated Fragrance Materials and Methods for Making Same - The present invention is directed to novel capsules containing active materials and methods for making capsules with enhanced performance and stability. The capsules are well suited for use in personal care applications, laundry products and perfume and fragrance products.01-27-2011
20110020417CHEWING GUM - A novel chewing gum is provided which gives a strong coolness feeling and excellent mouth feeing in chewing. The chewing gum contains particles of one or more of crystalline matter selected from the group consisting of erythritol, xylitol, and sorbitol in an amount ranging from 5% to 70% by weight based on the entire weight of the chewing gum.01-27-2011
20110027327COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION - A cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition, to be applied topically is described, which has a hydrophilic outer phase, at least one cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical active ingredient and at least one carrier substance for the active ingredient. The carrier substance here forms such structures, which comprises at least two lamellar double membrane layers arranged one over another in the manner of a sandwich, wherein between adjacent double membrane layers, aligned parallel to each other, a layer of an inner phase is respectively arranged. The active ingredient is distributed in the double membrane layer and in the layer of the inner phase such that the layer of the inner phase contains the active ingredient in a concentration range between 2% by weight and 98% by weight and the double membrane layer contains the active ingredient in a concentration between 98% by weight and 2% by weight, respectively in relation to the total concentration of active ingredient, and the outer phase has no or almost no active ingredient.02-03-2011
20100285078ALLOPLASTIC INJECTABLE DERMAL FILLER AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - A composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent is provided. A method of making a composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, said method comprising admixing a biocompatible and pliable material with a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, is also provided. A method of augmenting soft tissue to provide long-term reduction of a skin defect, said method comprising stimulating collagen beneath the skin defect is further provided. In an embodiment of the method of augmenting soft tissue, the stimulation of collagen production is effected by injecting into the deep reticular dermis and a dermal filler, said dermal filler being an alloplastic injectable suspension and comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent.11-11-2010
20100285079METHOD FOR PRODUCING A COSMETIC PREPARATION - Provided is a method of producing a cosmetic by molding a powder composition under pressure, the method including: applying a vibration having a frequency of 10 to 40 kHz and an amplitude of 10 to 100 μm to a powder composition while the powder composition is molded under pressure, the powder composition containing: (A) a powder having an average particle size of 0.1 to 300 μm; (B) an oil which is liquid at 25° C.; and (C) an oil which is solid at 25° C., in which: the content of the component (A) is 75 to 95 % by mass; and a mass ratio of the component (B) to the component (C) “(B):(C)” is 6:4 to 9.5:0.5.11-11-2010
20100330133METHOD AND COMPOSITION FOR IMPROVING SKIN COMPLEXION - Extracts of at least one, and preferably a mixture of, encapsulated mixed plant carbohydrates (polysaccharides) are applied topically to the skin to mitigate the appearance of wrinkled skin and to improve the overall complexion of the skin. The mixed plant extracts are preferentially applied in a dehydrated state, with a preferred source for the polysaccharides being cacti. The application vehicle is preferentially an anhydrous product, which allows slight penetration of smaller fractions of the dehydrated mixed cactus carbohydrate into the stratum corneum. Upon entering the stratum corneum the cactus carbohydrates begin to hydrate and swell resulting in a plumping effect, with the overall appearance of lines and wrinkles diminishing.12-30-2010
20100330137HIGH BIOAVAILABILITY FORMULATION OF MANGOSTEEN AND MANUFACTURING PROCESS THEREOF - The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical or dietary composition containing Mangosteen (Garcinia Mangostana pericarp) and being characterized by high bioavailability. A process for the manufacture of this composition is a further object of the present invention. In particular, the present invention relates to a composition containing Mangosteen extract and oligosaccharides in an amount ranging from 5 to 50 w/w % with respect to the Mangosteen extract or a fermented Mangosteen product and to a process for obtaining thereof.12-30-2010
20100330135COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A cosmetic composition contains: a carotenoid (A), a collagen (B) having an average molecular weight of 40,000 or more, and a collagen peptide (C) having a weight average molecular weight of from 200 to 5,000.12-30-2010
20100330136USE OF CATIONIC SURFACTANTS FOR THE PROTECTION AGANST TOOTH EROSION - This invention relates to a use of a composition for protecting oral cavity and teeth containing ethyl-Nα-lauroyl-L-arginate HCl (LAE), a corresponding composition and a corresponding method for protecting teeth. Because of nearly epidemic incidence of dental erosion, there is a continuing need for improved products that provide protection against dental erosion. Hence, it is an object of the present invention to protect teeth against dental erosion. Surprisingly, it has been found that ethyl-N12-30-2010
20110256192PHOTOPROTECTIVE COMPOSITION CONTAINING AN UNMODIFIED GELLING STARCH AND POLYAMIDE PARTICLES - The present invention relates to a composition intended for protecting the skin and/or hair against ultraviolet radiation, characterized by the fact that it comprises, in a cosmetically acceptable support containing at least one aqueous phase, at least: (a) a photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation; (b) at least one gelling starch that is not modified by a chemical or physical process; and (c) polyamide particles, in particular polyamide PA-12 or polyamide PA-6 particles. The present invention also relates to the use of the combination of at least one gelling starch that is not modified by a chemical or physical process and polyamide particles in a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable support comprising at least one aqueous phase, at least one photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation, for the purpose of improving the cosmetic properties after application, especially the non-tacky effect, non-greasy effect, non-shiny effect and/or the absence of residual film.10-20-2011
20110117147COOLING SENSATION AGENT COMPOSITION AND SENSORY STIMULATION AGENT COMPOSITION - The invention relates to a cooling sensation agent composition with a prolonged cool sensation effect comprising at least one compound selected from Formula (1) wherein each of A and B is a hydrogen atom or a hydrocarbon group which may have one or more substituents, in which A and B are not hydrogen atoms simultaneously, and the total number of carbon atoms in A and B is in the range of 6 to 18; and Formulae (2) to (4) wherein R1, R2, and R3 each represent a residue of an alcohol selected from 1-menthol, 1-isopulegol, 3-(1-menthoxy)propan-1,2-diol, 2-(1-menthoxy)ethan-1-ol, 3-(1-menthoxy)propan-1-ol, 2-methyl-3-(1-menthoxy)propan-1,2-diol and para-menthan-3,8-diol), and R4 represents a residue of a branched or straight-chain, cyclic or linear, or saturated or unsaturated alcohol having 6 to 18 carbon atoms that may have one or more aromatic rings that may have a condensed ring and substituent groups such as hydroxyl and ether groups; and R6 represents a hydrocarbon group having 11 to 19 carbon atoms that may be branched and contain one or more unsaturated bonds. The invention also relates to a sensory stimulation agent composition comprising the cooling sensation agent composition; a flavor or fragrance composition, a beverage or food product, a perfume or cosmetic product, a toiletry product, a daily utensil product or grocery, a fiber, a fiber product, a cloth or a medicine comprising the cooling sensation agent composition or the sensory stimulation agent composition; a production method thereof; a cooling processing method of a fiber, fiber product or a cloth, comprising compounding the cooling sensation agent composition or the sensory stimulation agent composition; and new compounds.05-19-2011
20110135699PARTICLES OF COLLAGEN MATERIAL AND PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION - In order to provide a product that is suitable as fat substitute in foods, which can be produced simply and inexpensively and is deemed safe from the nutritional physiology viewpoint and with which the typical texture of fat-containing foods can be simulated as favourably as possible, particles of collagen material are proposed which are substantially insoluble and swellable in water, wherein in swollen state the particles have an average diameter of less than approximately 150 μm. A process for the production of this product is additionally proposed.06-09-2011
20110262507Dental Care Products with Diamond Particles - The invention relates to a dental care product, in particular a toothpaste, comprising diamond particles. The diamond particles have sizes in a first size range from 0.3 μm to 2.5 μm, preferably from 0.5 μm to 2.0 μm, most preferably from 0.75 μm to 1.5 μm. The amount of diamond particles having sizes within the first size range is at most 2% by weight, more preferably at most 1% by weight, most preferably at most 0.5% by weight of the product. Moreover, the invention relates to a kit of parts containing a toothbrush (10-27-2011
20110052649FINE POWDER OF POLYAMIDE FROM RENEWABLE MATERIALS AND METHOD FOR MAKING SUCH A POWDER - The present invention relates to a powder of polyamide PA (homopolyamide or copolyamide) derived at least partially from renewable materials, in which the particles have a nonspherical shape and a volume median diameter of less than or equal to 20 μm. The present invention also relates to a process for preparing such a powder.03-03-2011
20110086075PERSONAL CARE SUNSCREEN COMPOSITIONS HAVING REDUCED EYE IRRITATION - The present invention is directed to a stable, minimal energy required self-assembling lamellar and spherulite composition comprising: mixture water, fatty alcohol, fatty acid, salt of fatty acid, polyglyceryl fatty acid ester and oils. The present invention relates to composition that can benefit eye mildness, even distribution of sunscreen physical filters on skin and enhanced stability.04-14-2011
20100322985EFFERVESCENT COMPOSITIONS - The present invention is directed to effervescent compositions comprising a basic amino acid.12-23-2010
20100322984ORAL CARE COMPOSITION FOR COMBATING DENTINE HYPERSENSITIVITY - The present invention describes oral care compositions comprising certain surface-coated inorganic oxides and their use for treating dentine hypersensitivity.12-23-2010
20100322986COMPOSITIONS AND DEVICES - The present invention provides oral instruments comprising a basic amino acid, to compositions for making such instruments, and to methods of making and using such instruments.12-23-2010
20100322982ALLOPLASTIC INJECTABLE DERMAL FILLER AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - A composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent is provided. A method of making a composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, said method comprising admixing a biocompatible and pliable material with a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, is also provided. A method of augmenting soft tissue to provide long-term reduction of a skin defect, said method comprising stimulating collagen beneath the skin defect is further provided. In an embodiment of the method of augmenting soft tissue, the stimulation of collagen production is effected by injecting into the deep reticular dermis an a dermal filler, said dermal filler being an alloplastic injectable suspension and comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent.12-23-2010
20110256193Use Of Copolymers Based On Polyethers And Vinyl Monomers As Stabilizing Agents For Emulsions - Use of water-soluble or water-dispersible copolymers which are obtained by polymerization of vinyl acetate and N-vinyllactams in the presence of a polyether, as stabilizing agents for emulsions.10-20-2011
20110150947Cosmetic Compositions Comprising Fibrous Pigments - Cosmetic compositions comprising a fibrous pigment having an average diameter greater than 0.2 microns and an average aspect ratio greater than 5, and methods of using said compositions for imparting a pigmented film on skin or imparting a lightening appearance of skin are provided. The compositions optionally comprise from 0.1 to 30% of a coloring agent, selected from pigments, lakes, and dyes. The appearance of skin to which the compositions have been topically applied as a cosmetic film possesses L*, a*, and b* color space values and angular reflection properties closer to those of natural skin than an identical composition wherein the fibrous pigment has an average aspect ratio of less than 5.06-23-2011
20110165210ALLOPLASTIC INJECTABLE DERMAL FILLER AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - A composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent is provided. A method of making a composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, said method comprising admixing a biocompatible and pliable material with a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, is also provided. A method of augmenting soft tissue to provide long-term reduction of a skin defect, said method comprising stimulating collagen beneath the skin defect is further provided. In an embodiment of the method of augmenting soft tissue, the stimulation of collagen production is effected by injecting into the deep reticular dermis an a dermal filler, said dermal filler being an alloplastic injectable suspension and comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent.07-07-2011
20110097369Particulate Detergent Additive - Laundry-detergent and cleaning-product additives in particle form, comprising a water-soluble or water-dispersible carrier and active ingredient microcapsules. These particles allow a user to obtain particular advantages with respect to fragrancing and care of the articles treated in conventional laundering and cleaning operations, such as, in particular, in automatic laundering of fabrics.04-28-2011
20110097367MONOLITHIC IN-SITU CROSS-LINKED ALGINATE IMPLANTS - A method of making and using a monolithic alginate implant is described. The implant is formed by providing an uncrosslinked, highly pure and high molecular weight alginate solution and injecting the alginate solution into a patient at a predetermined site to form a gel body comprising the monolithic alginate implant. Spontaneous crosslinking of the monolithic alginate implant occurs at the predetermined site without the addition of an exogenous crosslinker. The implant may be used for treating medical conditions requiring support of sphincter musculature, reconstructive surgery, or cosmetic reconstruction, for the treatment of wrinkles on the hand, face, or décolleté, or for increasing volume, for example in the case of (HIV-induced) lipoatrophy of the breasts, and for the treatment of selected diseases, including gastrooesophageal reflux disease, urinary incontinence or vesicoureteral reflux disease.04-28-2011
20110097366GONIOCHROMATIC/LIGHT REFLECTIVE COSMETIC MAKEUP COMPOSITIONS - Goniochromatic/light reflecting cosmetic compositions well suited for making up the skin, lips, hair or integuments, contain (a) at least one goniochromatic coloring agent and (b) an amount of light reflective particles different from said at least one goniochromatic coloring agent and selected from the group consisting of (i) particles of a natural or synthetic substrate at least partially coated with at least one layer of at least one metal, (ii) particles of a synthetic substrate at least partially coated with at least one layer of at least one metallic compound, (iii) particles which comprise a stack of at least two layers of materials having different refractive indices, at least one of such layers optionally comprising a polymer, and (iv) metal oxide particles, formulated into (c) a topically applicable, physiologically acceptable medium therefor.04-28-2011
20080311163Cosmetic Treatment With Nitric Oxide, Device For Performing Said Treatment And Manufacturing Method Therefor - A cosmetic treatment method, and a device therefor, are provided that allow for cosmetic treatment of cosmetic disorders, caused by chronological age, environmental factors, changes in physiological functions of skin, such as psoriasis, dermatitis, acne, cellulites, and viral and/or bacteriological attacks. The device comprises a nitric oxide (NO) eluting polymer arranged to contact the area to be cosmetically treated, such that a cosmetic dose of nitric oxide is eluted from said nitric oxide eluting polymer to said area. The nitric oxide (NO) eluting polymer is integrated with a carrier material, such that said carrier material, in use, regulates and controls the elution of said cosmetic dosage of nitric oxide (NO). Furthermore, a manufacturing method for said device is provided.12-18-2008
20100158963Topical Composition for Influencing Skin Color - Topical compositions for delivering a desirable color are described. The color suitable to be delivered is stable and the result of colorants comprising an antioxidant like lycopene and a second colorant which is a dye or pigment. The topical compositions are stable notwithstanding the fact that they are free of formaldehyde generating preservatives.06-24-2010
20100158962CHARGING/SEPARATING COSMETIC MAKEUP COMPOSITIONS FOR KERATIN FIBERS - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition for making up keratin fibers, comprising a waxy phase containing at least one aqueous dispersion of wax particles, having a plateau Gp modulus of rigidity of greater than or equal to 4,000 Pa and the wax particles of said waxy phase having a size, expressed as the mean “effective” diameter by volume D[4.3], of less than or equal to 1 μm.06-24-2010
20100158961STRUCTURED LOTIONS - Provided are structured compositions comprising a quaternary ammonium salt, at least one branched fatty alcohol, and a vehicle.06-24-2010
20100196429Oil-In-Water Emulsion Composition And Method For Producing The Same - The present invention provides: an oil-in-water emulsion composition, into which an oil-soluble drug is stably incorporated and which is excellent in feeling during use; and a method for producing the aforementioned composition, which does not require complicated operations. An oil-in-water emulsion composition comprising; (A) a polyoxyethylene phytosterol, (B) a glycerin fatty acid diester, (C) a polyoxyethylene-polyoxypropylene random copolymer dialkyl ether, (D) an oil-soluble drug, (E) oil, and (F) water; wherein a layered gel structure composed of the components (A) and (B) is present in an emulsion particle in the emulsion composition.08-05-2010
20100196428METHOD FOR PRODUCING COSMETIC PREPARATIONS - The present invention relates to a method for producing cosmetic preparations comprising metal oxide, where the reaction mixture which forms during the production of the particulate metal oxide is incorporated into the cosmetic preparations essentially without further work-up.08-05-2010
20100068235Individualizable dosage form - Provided embodiments include a final dosage form, an article of manufacture, and a method. A final dosage form for delivering a medicament to an animal is provided. The final dosage form includes an outer layer. The final dosage form also includes a release element configured in a first medicament-release state and modifiable to a second medicament-release state upon an ex vivo exposure to a stimulus. The final dosage form further includes a chamber at least substantially within the outer layer and configured to carry the medicament. The final dosage form further includes a containment element configured to retain the medicament within the final dosage form until the dosage form is administered to the animal. The final dosage form includes the medicament. The final dosage form may include an indicator element configured to indicate an exposure of the release element to the stimulus.03-18-2010
20090175917Tooth Bleaching Agent - The invention relates to “tooth-bleaching agent” compositions and to their applications in whitening teeth. The dental bleaching agent of the present invention comprises apatite, especially preferably in particle sizes in the nano range, likewise especially preferably in the form of fluorapatite. The tooth-bleaching agent can have a desensitising action and a positive action in respect of the remineralisation of the tooth surface.07-09-2009
20090175916Sheet-shaped cosmetic product - A sheet-shaped cosmetic product of the invention has a sheet and a stratified cosmetic cake disposed on the sheet with an adhesive layer sandwiched therebetween, and the adhesive layer and the cosmetic cake form a bonding zone in cooperation with each other, the bonding zone in which the adhesive layer and the cosmetic cake are engaged with and bonded to each other.07-09-2009
20110189248Home And Personal Care Compositions - Provided are home and personal care compositions comprising a cationic hydrophobically modified galactomannan ether and a silicone, where the cationic hydrophobically modified galactomannan ether have a cationic degree of substitution (DS08-04-2011
20100189754Oil Based Composition For External Use On Skin For Enhancing Percutaneous Absorption - An oil based composition for external use on skin for enhancing percutaneous absorption of a water-soluble agent contains 50% by mass to 95% by mass of an oil constituent, which contains 10% by mass to 100% by mass of a solid or semisolid oil constituent, and 5% by mass to 50% by mass of particles. The composition has occlusivity of at least 50% and is adapted for use such that, after a preparation for external use on skin, which preparation contains a water-soluble agent, has been applied onto skin, the composition may be applied onto the preparation for external use on skin, which preparation has been applied onto the skin. A method of enhancing percutaneous absorption of a water-soluble agent utilizes the composition.07-29-2010
20110189249Low pH Retinoid Topical Compositions - A low pH composition containing a retinol and a method for treating skin is disclosed. The composition contains (a) a retinoid and (b) an active acid, like an alpha-hydroxy acid or a beta-hydroxy acid, and has a pH of less than 5.08-04-2011
20110189247Porous, Dissolvable Solid Substrate and a Surface Resident Coating of Cationic Surfactant Conditioner - The present invention relates to hair care compositions, especially those hair care compositions in the form of a hair care article that is a porous dissolvable solid substrate. The porous dissolvable solid substrate has a surface resident coating comprising the cationic surfactant conditioner active that can provide a conditioning benefit.08-04-2011
20110189246Porous, Dissolvable Solid Substrate and a Cationic Surfactant Conditioner Material - The present invention relates to personal care compositions, especially those personal care compositions in the form of a personal care article that is a porous dissolvable solid substrate. The porous dissolvable solid substrate has a surface resident coating comprising the cationic surfactant conditioner active that can provide a conditioning benefit.08-04-2011
20120308622Compositions of Apatite and Methods of Use - Compositions of apatite derivative crystals are disclosed herein. Also disclosed are methods of using these compositions to treat tooth sensitivity, to use as an anticaries treatment, to use as a restorative material, to use as a tooth surface whitener, and to combat or lessen the side effects of tooth whitening.12-06-2012
20110150953METHOD FOR PRODUCING VESICLE, VESICLE OBTAINED BY THE PRODUCTION METHOD, AND W/O/W EMULSION FOR PRODUCING VESICLE - A vesicle is produced by: a step of producing a W/O emulsion from an aqueous solution containing a substance to be entrapped in a vesicle in a dissolved or suspended state and an organic solvent phase containing a lipid having emulsification capacity, which can constitute the vesicle; a step of producing a W/O/W emulsion from the W/O emulsion and an external water phase solution of a water-soluble emulsifier, which does not destroy a vesicle lipid membrane; and a step of removing the organic solvent phase from the W/O/W emulsion, so as to form a vesicle. This method simultaneously achieves a high entrapment yield of an active ingredient and the control of a particle diameter.06-23-2011
20100028395COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING N-ACETYLGLUCOSAMINE FOR USE IN DERMO-COSMETOLOGY AND AESTHETIC MEDICINE - A composition useful for cosmetic treatment of the skin containing N-acetylglucosamine and an alkaline metal sulphate in equivalent mass ratios between 1:0.5 and 1:3, optionally in association with hyaluronic acid or a salt thereof.02-04-2010
20100028392Personal Care Article - A personal care article including a substrate having impregnated therein, applied thereon or arranged to substantially encase, a cosmetic composition which includes a hair modification active, wherein the pH of the composition is substantially less than 9.0, and at least a portion of the article has exfoliating properties.02-04-2010
20100028394COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR MAKING UP AND/OR CARING FOR THE LIPS - The present invention is targeted at a cosmetic composition, in particular in stick form, formed of at least one liquid core comprising at least one fatty phase which is liquid at ambient temperature and held inside a solid sheath comprising at least one fatty substance which is solid at ambient temperature.02-04-2010
20080274148Microcapsule Composition - The present invention comprises an oral care composition comprising a microcapsule containing a coated water soluble dye particle that is incorporated into a liquid hydrophobic material. Suitably the microcapsule containing the water soluble dye forms part of a clear gel toothpaste formulation.11-06-2008
20120308628COATED POWDER AND COSMETIC PREPARATION USING THE COATED POWDER - A coated powder is obtained by coating a powder to be treated, with a mixture, as a coating agent, which includes 60 wt % to 90 wt % of an extremely hardened plant fat and oil having a melting point of 50° C. or more and 10 wt % to 40 wt % of an ester oil agent derived from a plant fat and oil. The powder is coated with the coating agent preferably at a temperature higher than the melting point of the extremely hardened plant fat and oil by 10 to 20° C. The powder is coated with the coating agent in an amount of 1 wt % to 15 wt %, particularly preferably 3 wt % to 10 wt %. Further, cosmetic preparations can be obtained by using the coated powder as a part or an entire part of the cosmetic preparations.12-06-2012
20120308627LIQUID-FILLED PROTEIN-PHOSPHATIDIC ACID CAPSULE DISPERSIONS - The present invention generally relates to the field of membranes. In particular, the present invention relates to a composition comprising bodies surrounded by a membrane. The composition are for example edible compositions. One embodiment of the present invention relates to a composition containing an oily fraction, a hydrophilic fraction, and at least one body, wherein the body comprises a shell comprising several molecular layers of protein and at least one phosphatidic acid surfactant; and a content comprising an internal phase containing a hydrophilic component and/or a hydrophobic component. The composition may be used to protect a food product or to deliver specific properties to a product, for example.12-06-2012
20120308625A METHOD FOR ALTERING THE FLAVOR OF A FOOD PRODUCT - A method for altering the flavor of a food product by impregnating a substance into a food product by exposing the food product to a pressure from 1000 to 6000 bar together with a solid compound containing the substance. The method further includes extracting the substance from the solid compound simultaneously with the step of impregnating.12-06-2012
20120308626COMPOSITION FOR CLEANING TEETH COMPRISING NATURAL GLASS AND RELATED METHODS - A composition for cleaning teeth may include natural glass, wherein the natural glass has a top particle size (d12-06-2012
20120308624VISCOUS COMPOSITION - A viscous composition of the present invention comprises specific cellulose fibers (A), (A′) and (A″) which are selected according to uses of a cosmetic composition, a gel-like composition and a spray composition. By using the composition of the present invention, a cosmetic composition which is excellent in shape retention ability and dispersion stability and excellent in water tolerance to satisfy the properties and the performance which is necessary for cosmetics; a gel-like composition wherein gel-state can be kept without separation or water release; and wherein various functional additives which is necessary for the use is mixed without any problem can be obtained.12-06-2012
20120308623COMPOSITION COMPRISING NANOPARTICLES OF TI02 - The present invention is directed to a composition comprising nanoparticles of TiO12-06-2012
20120308621BASE FORMULATION FOR COSMETIC PRODUCTS - The present invention relates to a base formulation for cosmetic products, characterized in that it comprises, in percentage by weight of the formulation and according to the INCI nomenclature: 12-06-2012
20120308620TOPICAL COSMETIC PREPARATION CONTAINING ELASTOGENESIS INDUCING SUBSTANCES ASSOCIATED WITH A SYSTEMIC ABSORPTION RETARDANT - A dermatological topical formulation such as a cream, ointment, or lotion containing an elastogenesis inducer and a systemic absorption retardant is described. Such a formulation achieves high local tissue concentration of the elastogenesis inducer in the vicinity of the application site, minimizes systemic absorption of the elastogenesis inducer, and maximizes a concentration of the elastogenesis inducer in dermis, resulting in formation or restoration of elastin fibers in adult skin. The formulation can further contain a skin penetration enhancer compound.12-06-2012
20120308619COSMETIC ANTI-WRINKLE PATCH - A cosmetic patch is made of a thin adhesive-backed translucent polymer film tape releasably adhered to a release liner sheet, the polymer film tape being die-cut to provide at least one adhesive-backed removable section thereof sized shaped to fit a skin region of a wearer's face to inhibit creasing of the skin during sleep.12-06-2012
20100021510NEURONAL EXOCYTOSIS INHIBITING PEPTIDES - The invention relates to peptides of general formula (I):01-28-2010
20080311162Solid form - A solid form comprising at least one film enrobing a compacted fill material comprising a pressure sensitive multiparticulate and at least one cushioning agent, in which the multiparticulate and/or the cushioning agent comprises at least one active material, having low friability and wherein the compacted fill material has a density of at least 0.5 g/ml based on the total solid volume of the solid form and a tensile strength of less than 0.9 MPa.12-18-2008
20090041817Water-in-Oil Type Emulsion Sunscreen Cosmetics - An object of the present invention is to provide a water-in-oil type emulsion sunscreen cosmetic which can achieve excellent UV protection capability and have excellent effects in the prevention and inhibition stability of smell change with the passage of time.02-12-2009
20100047296Low-Residue Cosmetic Or Dermatological Stick Based On An Oil-In-Water Dispersion/Emulsion III - Cosmetic or dermatological sticks, especially deodorant or antiperspirant sticks, based on an oil-in-water dispersion/emulsion to be applied to the skin.02-25-2010
20100166812TOOTHPOWDER COMPOSITION CONTAINING WHEAT FLOUR AND BAMBOO SALT - Disclosed are a toothpowder composition and a method for manufacturing the same. The disclosed toothpowder composition contains wheat flour and bamboo salt. The method includes addition of wheat flour and bamboo salt to prepare a powder mixture. Further disclosed is a method of manufacturing a tooth-washing tablet using the toothpowder composition.07-01-2010
20080220030Nanoparticles Comprising Chitosan and Cyclodextrin - This invention relates to a system comprising nanoparticles designed for the release of biologically active molecules, where the nanoparticles comprise a) at least 40% by weight of chitosan or a derivative thereof and b) less than 60% by weight of a cyclodextrin or a derivative thereof, where both components a) and b) are mixed, without any covalent bond between them. This system allows for the efficient association of biologically active molecules, as well as their subsequent release in a suitable biological environment.09-11-2008
20080286318Oral Care Compositions - An oral care composition containing polymeric microparticles highly loaded with an oral care compound is disclosed.11-20-2008
20100143422Microcapsules Containing Active Ingredients - The present invention relates to a microcapsule particle composition that is composed of a sol-gel material. The microcapsule particle composition is well suited for personal care and cleaning products.06-10-2010
20080317792Composition Based on Mineral Concentrates Derived From Precious Stones - The invention relates to a composition based on mineral concentrates.12-25-2008
20100086573COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR PREPARING STABLE UNILAMELLAR LIPOSOMAL SUSPENSION - Compositions and methods for producing and using stable transparent to translucent unilamellar liposomal suspensions are described. The suspensions include a liposome preparation having a uniform plurality of unilamellar liposomal particles with a mean particle size between about 50 nm to about 290 nm. The particles are suspended in an external phase composition that has a density between about 0.95 g/cc and about 1.25 g/cc, and that is present in an amount between about 30% to about 75% of the weight of the liposomal suspension. The liposome preparation is formed from an aqueous liposomal solution that includes an oil-soluble composition and a water-soluble composition. The oil-soluble composition is present at a concentration between about 5% to about 33% by weight of the liposomal solution and the water-soluble composition is present at a concentration between about 67% to about 95% by weight of the liposomal solution.04-08-2010
20100074930METHOD OF MAKING POLYMER HOLLOW PARTICLES WITH CONTROLLABLE HOLES IN THEIR SURFACES - A method for making a hollow polymer particle having a single, substantially circular opening in its surface.03-25-2010
20100285077COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING HYDROXYMETHIONINE AND 3-AMINOPROPANESULFONIC ACID - The present invention relates to cosmetic compositions comprising an association of hydroxymethionine and 3-aminopropanesulfonic acid, and a cosmetic method for the skin. These compositions are intended to prevent and/or treat the signs of the cutaneous ageing such as the sagging of the cutaneous and subcutaneous tissue, the loss of cutaneous elasticity and atony of the texture of the skin, the loss of firmness and tonicity, dermal atrophy and loss of density, wrinkle, little wrinkle, crack.11-11-2010
20080274151COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A cosmetic composition comprising a cosmetic base selected from the group consisting of liquid base, paste base and powder base, a perfume ingredient, and polyamide particles wherein the polyamide particles comprise at least either of the porous polyamide particles of the following (1) and (2) shows satisfactory shape retention on human skin, excellent light-scattering properties to diminish abnormal light reflection on human skin surface, and excellent oil-absorbing properties to effectively absorb lipid oozing from human body when it is applied to human skin: (1) spherical porous polyamide particles having a number average particle diameter of 1 to 30 μm, a BET specific surface area of 5 m11-06-2008
20110104222COSMETIC - A cosmetic composition contains the following components (A), (B) and (C): 05-05-2011
20110059143NON-TEXTILE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS - Included are polymer compositions such as polyurethaneureas, polyamides and polyesters. The compositions may be in a variety of forms such as dispersions, powders, fibers, and beads. The compositions are useful in the preparation of many products including health and beauty products such as cosmetics, paint, household products such as fabric care compositions, apparel/footwear and textiles/furnishings.03-10-2011
20090208544METHOD OF OBTAINING PHYTOALEXINS - Topical composition containing (a) from 0.1% to 5% of encapsulated UV-elicited dedifferentiated plant cells comprising vacuoles rich in stilbenes, and (b) cosmetically acceptable excipients.08-20-2009
20100143423ORAL CARE PRODUCT - An oral care product comprising a first composition comprising an insoluble calcium salt that is not a calcium phosphate salt, a second independent composition comprising a source of phosphate ions, and a means for delivering each of the compositions to the surface of the teeth.06-10-2010
20100021508METHOD FOR TREATING HYPERSENSITIVE TEETH - A method for imparting a teeth-desensitising effect to a food, cosmetic or pharmaceutical which comprises combining said food, cosmetic or pharmaceutical with a teeth-desensitising effective amount of a polyol.01-28-2010
20100003292FINE-GRANULOMETRY FUNGAL EXTRACT CHITINE-GLUCANE - The present invention relates to a chitin-glucan copolymer in the form of micrometric particles.01-07-2010
20110117149INORGANIC NANOTUBES - Discloses are stabilized calcium pyrophosphate nanotubes, a process for making calcium pyrophosphate nanotubes comprising agitating at less than 2 OkHz an aqueous suspension of a calcium and a phosphate for a time sufficient to precipitate said inorganic calcium pyrophosphate nanotubes, and uses thereof.05-19-2011
20110117148WHITENED EXINE SHELLS - A whitened exine shell having a degree of whiteness (L*) of greater than 65 measured under D 65 illumination. The shell can be used as a delivery vehicle for an active substance, or as an antioxidant. It can be used in a method of surgery, therapy or diagnosis. The invention provides a formulation containing the whitened exine shell together with an active substance; and a method for preparing the shell by isolating an exine shell from a naturally occurring spore under treatment conditions which do not include acetolysis, and treating the isolated shell or a precursor thereof with a bleaching composition.05-19-2011
20110117145COSMETIC - Provided is a cosmetic including silicone microparticles, in which the silicone microparticles include 100 parts by mass of silicone elastomer spherical microparticles having a volume average particle diameter within a range from 0.1 to 100 μm, and 0.5 to 25 parts by mass of a polyorganosilsesquioxane that coats a surface of the silicone elastomer spherical microparticles, and the silicone elastomer is capable of absorbing not less than 30 parts by mass of at least one oily substance selected from the group consisting of sebum, hydrocarbon oils and ester oils per 100 parts by mass of the silicone elastomer. Even if containing an unctuous agent, the cosmetic exhibits favorable feelings upon use, with no spreading difficulties, stickiness, greasiness, oily film feeling, or the like, and is also capable of suppressing problems caused by sebum, namely, changes in the makeup cosmetic properties of the cosmetic, changes in the color of the cosmetic, increased shine, and the like.05-19-2011
20110117144Topical cosmetic preparation containing elastogenesis inducing substances associated with a systemic absorption retardant - A cosmetic/dermatological topical preparation such as a cream or ointment or lotion containing elastogenesis inducing substances such as a dill extract or Ethocyn associated with a systemic absorption retardant such as a mixture of Benzyl Alcohol, Acetone and Isopropanol. Such a formulation achieves high local tissue concentration of the elastogenesis inducing substances in vicinity to the site of application, via minimization of systemic absorption of the elastogenesis inducing substances and at the same time via promotion of their intradermal absorption across the epidermal barrier. As a result of the use of such formulation an increased elastogenesis activity is expected to occur in the dermis, ultimately resulting in the neo-formation of an elastin network in the adult skin. The use of other percutaneous chemical transdermal enhancers such as liposomes and cyclodextrins to be added to the cosmetical preparation or the use of physical penetration enhancers such as Micro-Dermabrasion or Iontophoresis, are also disclosed, to favor penetration of the cosmetic preparation into the skin.05-19-2011
20100322988COMPOSITIONS AND DEVICES - The present invention provides tooth-whitening compositions comprising a bleaching agent and a baste amino acid, together with devices for application thereof, and methods of use therefor.12-23-2010
20120064137TWO-LAYER SEPARATE TYPE HAIR COSMETIC COMPOSITION - A non-aerosol two-layer separate type hair cosmetic composition containing components (A) and (B) at a mass ratio (A)/(B) of from 0.2 to 10: 03-15-2012
20100166814Cosmetic Composition Containing At Least Two Osmolytes With A Moisturizing Or Antiaging Effect - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition, which comprises a combination of at least two osmolytes chosen from the group comprising taurine or a derivative thereof, inositol, betaine and trehalose.07-01-2010
20110142893ORGANOSILICONE FINE PARTICLES, METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME, AND COSMETICS, RESIN COMPOSITIONS AND DEVELOPMENT TONERS CONTAINING SAME - Organosilicone fine particles of size in the range of 0.1-20 μm, each having 20 or more faces with indefinite shapes and a network of convex parts that surround these faces with indefinite shapes on its surface, and being spherical as a whole respond to highly advanced requirements of recent years including improvements in optical characteristics of resin compounds, usability and feeling of cosmetics and maintainability of fluidity of development toners. The invention further provides methods of producing such organosilicone fine particles.06-16-2011
20100055137Microemulsion & sub-micron emulsion process & compositions - An oil in water microemulsion or sub-micron emulsion composition for dermal delivery of at least one pharmaceutically active ingredient, is provided. The composition includes an oil phase dispersed throughout a water phase, the oil phase including at least one member selected from the group consisting of an animal oil, a mineral oil, a vegetable oil, a silane member, a siloxane, an ester, a fatty acid, a fat, a halogen compound, and an alkoxylated alcohol; and at least one lipophilic surfactant, the water phase including at least one hydrophilic surfactant, water and optionally a non-surfactant amphiphilic compound, the weight ratio of the at least one hydrophilic surfactant to the at least one lipophilic surfactant being approximately 9.0:1.0 to 2.0:3.0.03-04-2010
20090258043Dispersions Comprising Acylglutamates - The invention relates to dispersions comprising water, lipophilic phase and emulsifier, characterized in that the emulsifier is present in an amount of less than or equal to 3% by weight based on the total weight of the dispersion, and in that the emulsifier comprises at least one acylglutamate. The dispersions of the invention are suitable for cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical preparations.10-15-2009
20120148644Encapsulated Active Materials - The invention relates to microcapsule composition which encapsulates active material that may be used in products for washing and cleaning and/or care and protection of animate or inanimate. The invention also relates to polyurethane and polyurea microcapsules that may be modified with additional polymers.06-14-2012
20120148648SURFACE MODIFIED PIGMENT - A composition comprising a pigment particle that is coated with a cationic material and isopropyl titanium triisostearate. The pigment particle can be included in a cleansing composition for deposition on a surface, such as skin.06-14-2012
20110305740GRANULATED POWDER CONTAINING VEGETABLE PROTEINS AND MALTODEXTRINS, PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SAME, AND USES THEREOF - The present invention concerns a granulated powder comprising at least one vegetable protein and at least one starch hydrolyzate, characterized in that it has a laser volume average diameter D4,3 of between 10 μm and 500 μm, preferably between 50 μm and 350 μm, and even more preferably between 70 μm and 250 μm, and a dry matter content, determined after stoving at 130° C. for 2 hours, of greater than 80%, preferably greater than 85%, and even more preferably greater than 90%.12-15-2011
20110305739Method for Preparing a Non-Ionic Surfactant Stable Personal Care Dispersion - Disclosed herein are methods for preparing dispersions containing small diameter, liquid crystals of a high charge density cationic polymer and a detersive surfactant. Also disclosed herein are uses of these dispersions to prepare personal care products and liquid cleansing products.12-15-2011
20110305737Multi-Active Microtargeted Anti-Aging Skin Cream Polymer Technology - A comprehensive, single agent cosmetic cream or lotion containing a high number of ingredients that target anti-aging in a defined manner. The cream or lotion contains a high number and variety of active substances that demonstrate excellent safety and efficacy in all of the various defined categories of skin aging, including but not limited to wrinkles, abnormal pigment or brown spots due to aging of the skin and an unexpectedly high efficacy in the reduction of redness and acne and rosacea blemishes.12-15-2011
20110305735SKIN ANTIAGING TREATMENT - A method for skin antiaging treatment comprising administering Botulinum toxin to an area of facial and/or neck skin, combined with the administration of a cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition comprising a cosmetically or pharmaceutically effective amount of at least one peptide derived from the SNAP-25 protein and/or at least one enkephalin-derived peptide, and at least one cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable excipient or adjuvant.12-15-2011
20110305734NUCLEIC ACID NANOPARTICLES AND USES THEREFOR - The present invention provides nanoparticle compositions including one or more nucleic acids. The present invention achieves delivery (particularly transdermal delivery) of such nucleic acids without the need for nucleic acid modification, or for use of chemical or mechanical abrasion or disruption of skin.12-15-2011
20100297201Use of Polyelectrolyte Complexes in Antiperspirant Technology - Polyelectrolyte complexes between cationic polymers and anionic polymers are used in antiperspirant compositions containing an active antiperspirant ingredient.11-25-2010
20090053271Reverse-Phase Microcapsules for Actice Ingredients, Simplified Process of Manufacture Thereof and Combined Formulation Wdg- Cs,Zc, Ec-Sc, and Cx - This invention relates to microcapsules and processes of microencapsulation of water soluble or water dispersible compounds by reverse-phase microencapsulation, referred to agrochemicals but not as a limiting feature, and how to combine them with other oil soluble or oil dispersible compounds in suitable formulations for agriculture, in a industrially viable process that yields tiny microcapsules (<5-10 μm, preferably) and very homogeneous distribution of particle size, and overall good performance of the formulation. Further, multiple combinations of this reverse-phase microcapsules are disclosed, being specially notorious the combination with normal-phase microcapsules in order to create a Capsule Mixed Suspension (CX) where an outer oil—or alternatively water—phase contains microcapsules of two types: those with a core of water—and actives dissolved or dispersed therein—and those with a core of oil—and actives dissolved or dispersed therein—. Water Dispersable Granules (WDG) and Emulsion Concentrates (EC) and suspension concentrates (SC) combinations with the reverse phase microcapsules are also successfully performed, providing a novel concept of combinations of oil soluble with water soluble microencapsulated active ingredients.02-26-2009
20090175915Nanoparticle Compositions Providing Enhanced Color for Cosmetic Formulations - The present invention relates to cosmetic, dermatological, and pharmaceutical compositions that deliver, in an acceptable vehicle or carrier comprising a film former or wax and an effective amount of nanoparticles and one or more pigments and methods for improving the appearance of a biological surface by altering the optical properties of the biological surface. The compositions of the invention enhance color and may be topically applied to the biological surface in an amount effective in improving the aesthetic and natural appearance of the biological surface.07-09-2009
20090010970DISSOLVABLE TOOTH WHITENING STRIP - The present invention provides a dissolvable strip for whitening teeth. The strip, which is preferably a single layer, has a whitening agent and a water-soluble or water dispersible polymer system. The dissolution of the whitening composition is controlled by interaction of the whitening composition with an oral environment containing saliva. The present invention further provides a process for preparing the whitening strip in the form of a dry film and a method of whitening teeth.01-08-2009
20110110992Methods and Compositions for Preventing or Reducing Frizzy Appearance of Hair - Compositions and methods are disclosed for preventing or reducing frizzy appearance of keratin fibers, including hair, and reducing the amount of fly-away strands of hair, particularly in humid conditions, by forming a coating on hair that is resistant to water vapors from the air or surrounding environment. The compositions comprise a combination of a hydrophobic particulate material comprising a hydrophobically surface-modified aluminum oxide and one or more hydrophobic film formers in a cosmetically acceptable vehicle.05-12-2011
20110110990COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE DIMETHICONE, AT LEAST ONE LINEAR HYDROCARBON WAX AND AT LEAST ONE COMPATIBILIZING AGENT - Compositions and methods for making and using compositions comprising an emulsion comprising at least one dimethicone, at least one linear hydrocarbon wax, and at least one compatibilizing agent. In one embodiment, the emulsions are capable of being molded into sticks.05-12-2011
20100285080COSMETIC TREATMENT SYSTEM AND METHODS - A cosmetic treatment system is provided having ingredients that may prevent signs of aging, improve the aesthetic appearance of skin, and promote recovery from environmental stresses. The composition includes natural ingredients, including at least one ingredient or extract from rosemary; at least one ingredient or extract from 11-11-2010
20110081392Shampoo Compositions - The invention relates to a granulated personal care shampoo comprising a shampoo composition comprising at least one surfactant agglomerated with a water-soluble, water-dispersible or water-insoluble solid particulate carrier. Preferably, the shampoo composition additionally contains a conditioner preferably comprising an organopolysiloxane. The granulated shampoo of the invention can dissolve readily with formation of shampoo foam in hot or cold water, and can be perceived as soft in the dry state, free flowing state and providing a pleasant feel on the skin. The granulated shampoo can be packaged in various types of biodegradable packaging such as paper (environmentally more friendly than plastic sachets) to form a stable package which do not deteriorate on storage.04-07-2011
20090098170COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING SOLID ENTRAPPING PARTICLES FOR SUSTAINED RELEASE OF VOLATILE MATERIALS - The invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising (a) solid entrapping particles having an average particle size from 5 to 200 micrometers and comprising (i) a copolymer obtainable by copolymerization of monomers of ethylene with at least one class of co-monomers comprising at least one heteroatom, (ii) a plasticizer comprising at least one heteroatom, and (iii) a volatile material; and (b) a cosmetically acceptable carrier.04-16-2009
20120039972OILY COMPOSITION AND ROD-SHAPED PREPARATION - An oily composition which gives a preparation for lip through solidification, characterized by comprising: (A) an N-acylamino acid derivative containing, for example, two N-acylglutamic acid dialkylamide; (B) a polyamide resin containing, for example, (dimer dilinoleic acid bisdioctadecylamide/ethylenediamine) copolymer; and (C) a liquid oil containing, for example, dimer acid esters; and which, upon solidification to give a preparation for lip, can exhibit sufficient transparency and further can give a satisfactory use feeling.02-16-2012
20120039971Solid Powder Cosmetic And Method For Producing The Same - An object of the present invention is to provide a solid powder cosmetic having an excellent effect of preventing makeup running and oily shining, and having a satisfactory long-lasting makeup effect. A solid powder cosmetic comprising: a powder component, an oily component as a binder, and an amide mixture obtained by amidating a mixture of hexamethylenediamine and bisaminomethylcyclohexane with hydrogenated castor oil fatty acids. It is suitable for the solid powder cosmetic that an amount of the amide mixture is 1.0% to 15% by mass. It is suitable for the solid powder cosmetic to comprise 1% to 20% by mass of spherical poly(meth)acrylate particles as the powder component. It is suitable for the solid powder cosmetic to further comprise an organically modified clay mineral in an amount of 1.0% to 15% by mass as a total amount with the amide mixture. It is also suitable for the solid powder cosmetic to comprise 5% to 97% by mass of fluorine compound-treated powder as the powder component.02-16-2012
20120039970READY-TO-USE, STABLE SUSPENSION OF PARTIALLY AMORPHOUS CAROTENOID PARTICLES - The present invention relates to a ready-to-use stable suspension of partially amorphous carotenoid particles, a process for production thereof and also use thereof as additive to animal feeds, foods and food supplements and also cosmetic and pharmaceutical compositions.02-16-2012
20120039969SWELLABLE DOSAGE FORM COMPRISING GELLAN GUM - A novel dosage form. The dosage form is presented in particulate form and before oral ingestion the particulate material is subjected to an aqueous medium, whereby it is converted to a semi-solid form by swelling or gelling of one or more of the components, especially of a gellan gum, of the particulate matter. The invention also relates to a vehicle for oral administration of one or more active substances, the vehicle comprising a gellan gum arranged in a configuration allowing optimal water diffusion so that upon addition of a predetermined amount of an aqueous medium, without the necessity of applying shear forces or other mixing forces, within a time period of 5 minutes or less swells and/or gels and the texture of the swelled vehicle being similar to that of a soft pudding and having a viscosity of at least about 10,000 cps as measured by a Brookfield Viscometer with a #4 LV spindle at 6 rpm and at 20-25° C. In one embodiment of the invention, the particulate matter can be molded into a desired shape or pressed onto a dispensing unit such as a spoon.02-16-2012
20120039966Rinse-Off Care Products and Consumer Product Line-ups Comprising Same - Consumer product line-ups are provided that include a rinse-off care product that may be used in conjunction with a traditional leave-on antiperspirant or deodorant product to better manage underarm malodor.02-16-2012
20110052650POROUS CRYSTALLINE HYBRID SOLID FOR ADSORBING AND RELEASING GAS OF BIOLOGICAL INTEREST - The invention relates to solids made of a porous crystalline metal-organic framework (MOF) loaded with at least one gas of biological interest, and to a method for preparing the same. The MOF solids of the present invention are capable of adsorbing and releasing in a controlled manner gases having a biological interest. They can be used in the pharmaceutical field and/or for applications in the cosmetic field. They can also be used in the food industry.03-03-2011
20080274152COSMETIC POWDER COMPOSITIONS HAVING LARGE PARTICLE SIZE COLOR TRAVEL EFFECT PIGMENTS - A cosmetic composition preferably in powder form comprising pigments having a color travel effect, wherein said composition contains a sufficient amount of large particle size color travel pigments having a D50 particle size of at least 40 μm up to about 150 μm to retain the color travel effect upon application to skin.11-06-2008
20120148643TOOTH BLEACHING CATALYTIC AND APPLICATION THEREOF - A tooth bleaching catalytic, the manufacturing method and the applications thereof are provided, wherein the tooth bleaching catalytic comprises a plurality of mesoporous silica nano-particles (MSNs), and the MSNs at least comprise a condensate having histidine, silane and a plurality of metal ions.06-14-2012
20120177712 ANTIMICROBIAL PARTICLE AND A PROCESS FOR PREPARING THE SAME - This invention relates to a bipolar antimicrobial particle for use in laundry detergent compositions, fabric conditioners, personal care and cosmetic compositions and a process for making the same. In view of the foregoing, it is an object of the present invention to provide a stabile antimicrobial agent immobilised on a carrier particle. It is a further objective to provide an antimicrobial particle with improved retention to the fabric so that larger amounts of antimicrobial will be available even after rinsing. Surprisingly it has been found that antimicrobial molecules tagged by surface reaction onto naturally occurring asymmetric clay surfaces, act as an antimicrobial particle with improved retention properties with improved stability.07-12-2012
20120301527HAIR FOLLICLE TARGETING COMPOSITIONS - This invention provides topical pharmaceutical or cosmetic compositions, and uses thereof in treating a disease or condition of the hair follicle. The compositions of this invention are emulsions of an oil-in-polyol with a mean particle size of below one micron, and further comprising at least one oil, one polyol, and one stabilizer.11-29-2012
20120301526Nanostructured titanium oxide material and its synthesis procedure - Nanomaterials of the JT phase of the titanium oxide TiO11-29-2012
20120301525SILICONE OIL EMULSION, METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME, AND SILICONE OIL COMPOSITION - This invention is related to a silicone oil emulsion comprising silicon-containing crosslinked particles in silicone oil droplets that are dispersed in water and have an average particle size of 0.1 to 500 μm wherein the silicon-containing crosslinked particles have an average particle size of 0.05 to 100 μm and are provided by the crosslinking of a crosslinkable composition comprising at least (A) a silicon-free organic compound that has at least two aliphatically unsaturated bonds in each molecule, (B) a silicon-containing organic compound that has at least two silicon-bonded hydrogen atoms in each molecule, and (C) a hydrosilylation reaction catalyst. The inventive silicone oil emulsion is characterized in that the silicone oil is an alkyl-modified silicone oil that has a silicon-bonded alkyl group having at least 4 carbons. This invention is also related to a silicone oil composition as provided by removing the water from this silicone oil emulsion.11-29-2012
20120301524SILICONE OIL EMULSION, METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME, AND SILICONE OIL COMPOSITION - To provide a silicone oil emulsion that can improve the properties of cosmetic materials and that contains crosslinked silicone particles in water-dispersed silicone oil droplets; a method of producing this silicone oil emulsion; and a silicone oil composition thereof. This invention is a silicone oil emulsion comprising crosslinked silicone particles having an average particle size of 0.05 to 100 μm in silicone oil droplets that are dispersed in water and that have an average particle size of 0.1 to 500 μm wherein the silicone oil is an alkyl-modified silicone oil that has a silicon-bonded alkyl group having at least 4 carbons and the crosslinked silicone particles preferably have a silicon-bonded alkyl group having at least 4 carbons. Also, a silicone oil composition as provided by removing the water from this silicone oil emulsion.11-29-2012
20120301522PEROXIDE-STABILIZED ABRASIVE TOOTH WHITENING COMPOSITIONS, PROCESS FOR PREPARING AND METHOD OF USE - Disclosed herein is a water-based, peroxide-stabilized, abrasive tooth whitening composition comprising: (i) a peroxide-polymer complex comprising (a) a peroxide component or a peroxide generating component; and (b) a vinyl lactam based polymer; (ii) coated abrasive particles; and one or more orally acceptable carriers. This application also provides methods for whitening the tooth surfaces by contacting with the compositions. Additionally disclosed is a process for preparing the compositions.11-29-2012
20120301521Cosmetic Formulations Comprising High Gloss Non-Metallic Silver-Colored Pigments - The present invention relates to a cosmetic formulation including a cosmetically acceptable medium and at least one silver-colored pigment, the silver-colored pigment including a nonmetallic platelet-shaped substrate and at least one ilmenite-containing coating.11-29-2012
20080279899Cosmetic composition in powdered form - The subject of the present invention is an anhydrous cosmetic composition in powdered form comprising at least one pulverulent phase and a fatty binder, the said pulverulent phase comprising i) 30 to 70% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one pigment, and ii) 30 to 70% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one lamellar particle. The subject of the present invention is also a method for making up the skin, comprising the application of the said composition, and its use for producing a make-up capable of concealing the colour defects of the skin, while conferring a natural and satiny appearance on the made-up skin.11-13-2008
20080311164GELLING AGENT - Gelling agents which contain a specific N-acylamino acid monoamide monoalkyl ester have a melting temperature of about 100° C., are capable of solidifying a wide variety of oily base materials including silicones, and do not cause “sweating” while retaining a practical level of gel strength. When applied to skin, the resulting gels have a good feeling, good spreadability, and good fittability to skin.12-18-2008
20120039968ANTIPERSPIRANT PRODUCTS COMPRISING ACTIVE ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOUNDS SURFACE TREATED WITH HYDROPHOBIZING AGENTS AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - Antiperspirant products comprising active antiperspirant compounds surface treated with hydrophobizing agents and methods for manufacturing such products are provided. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, an antiperspirant product comprises a hydrophobic carrier and an active antiperspirant compound with a coating of a hydrophobizing agent.02-16-2012
20090280148CASEIN NANOPARTICLE - An object of the present invention to provide: a nanoparticle, which can be produced without the use of surfactants and synthetic polymers, which has a controllable size and is stable in the acidic range, and which further contains an active substance; and a method for producing the same. The present invention provides a casein nanoparticle which contains an active substance and has an average particle size between 10 nm or more and less than 300 nm, which is produced by the following steps (a) to (c): 11-12-2009
20090142384Viscoelastic material - The invention relates to a tough-elastic material based on starch, which on the one hand has high impact toughness at low humidities, and on the other hand still has a high modulus of elasticity at high humidities and has a high elongation capacity in a broad range of humidities and on account of its property profile is suited to use as molded elements such as for example for foils, films, fibers, injection-molded articles, in particular as edible film and for the packaging of active ingredients, chemicals, aromas and perfumes as well as high-quality substitution of gelatine in the area of soft and hard capsules. The tough-elastic material can be obtained transparent and adjusted such that it dissolves on swelling in water or respectively disintegrates or remains intact.06-04-2009
20110064778CONTINUOUS MULTI-MICROENCAPSULATION PROCESS FOR IMPROVING THE STABILITY AND STORAGE LIFE OF BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE INGREDIENTS - The invention relates to microcapsules, and a continuous micro-encapsulation water-in-oil-in-water microencapsulation process through in situ and interfacial polymerization of the emulsion. The formulation comprises a continuous water phase having a dispersion of microcapsules which contain oil drops and wherein the inside of each oil phase drop—containing optionally oil-soluble materials—there is a dispersion of water, or aqueous extract or water dispersible material or water soluble material. The oil drops are encapsulated with a polymerisable material of natural origin. Such microcapsules are appropriated for spray-dry processes, to be used as dry powder, lyophilised, self-emulsifiable powder, gel, cream and any liquid form. The active compounds included in the microcapsules are beneficial to the health and other biological purposes. Such formulations are appropriate to be incorporated in any class of food, especially for the production of nutraceuticals, as well as cosmetic products (such as rejuvenescence creams, anti-wrinkle creams, gels, bath and shower consumable products and sprays). The preparations are adequate to stabilise compounds added to the food, media for cultivating microbes and nutraceuticals, especially those which are easily degradable or oxidizable.03-17-2011
20110064779PEARLESCENT PIGMENTS BASED ON FINE AND THIN SUBSTRATES - Pearlescent pigments including a largely transparent platelet-shaped substrate having a density ρ03-17-2011
20120156268COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR ENHANCED UV PROTECTION - The present disclosure relates generally to cosmetic formulations having enhanced UV protection factors. The present disclosure relates particularly, but not by way of limitation, to UV-protecting cosmetic formulations comprising cosmetic powders and having low loadings of organic sunscreens.06-21-2012
20120156271COMPOSITION FOR COSMETICS, COSMETIC, METHOD FOR PRODUCING OIL-IN-WATER EMULSION COSMETIC, AND TWO SEPARATE LAYER-TYPE COSMETIC - The present invention relates to a composition for cosmetics including a polyglycerol fatty acid ester, which is an ester of polyglycerol having an average degree of polymerization of 4 to 100 with a fatty acid having 2 to 18 carbon atoms, has a hydroxyl value equal to or less than 15 mgKOH/g, and has a specific gravity at 20° C. of 0.96 to 1.15; a cosmetic which includes the composition for cosmetics; a method for producing an oil-in-water emulsion cosmetic which includes mixing the composition for cosmetics with a hydrophilic solvent and emulsifying; and a two-separate-layer-type cosmetic, which comprises the composition for cosmetics with water, packaged in a transparent or translucent container. The present invention relates to the composition for cosmetics which can be appropriately used in producing a cosmetic giving a highly excellent feel in using and having a very good texture, a cosmetic showing a very high stability over time as an emulsion even though having a low viscosity, and a two-separate-layer-type cosmetic which can be easily dispersed uniformly by lightly shaking before using and, after using, easily separated into the original two layers, including an oily layer and an aqueous layer, and remain stable.06-21-2012
20110318400Skin Care Product - The invention relates to a skin-care product comprising at least one component selected from the group of heat shock protein from alfalfa and heat shock protein hydrolysate from alfalfa. The invention further relates to the use of shock protein from alfalfa or hydrolysate thereof for slowing down the aging of the skin and/or for rejuvenating the skin.12-29-2011
20110318399EMULSIFIED COSMETIC COMPOSITION - Disclosed is an emulsified cosmetic which is not sticky, has a long-lasting moisturizing effect, and can realize an excellent shiny sensation after application. Specifically disclosed is an emulsified cosmetic characterized by comprising (A) 0.1 to 15% by mass of a plate-like powder, (B) 0.1 to 30% by mass of an oil having an IOB value of 0.1 to 0.5, (C) 0.01 to 5% by mass of a pulverized agar gel, and (D) 1 to 20% by mass of a moisturizing agent. The plate-like powder preferably has an average particle diameter of 1 to 20 μm. The pulverized agar gel is one obtained by dissolving agar in water or an aqueous solvent, then allowing the agar solution to cool and solidify to form a gel, and pulverizing the gel.12-29-2011
20110318398COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING MOLECULAR ENCAPSULATED FERMENTED EXTRACT OF RHUS JAVANICA L. AS AN ACTIVE INGREDIENT - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising a composite prepared by molecularly encapsulating a fermented sumac (12-29-2011
20110318397METHOD FOR PREPARING HIGH PURITY GINSENOSIDE RD USING LACTOBACILLUS CASEI AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION FOR ANTI-WRINKLE COMPRISING THE HIGH PURITY GINSENOSIDE RD - The present invention relates to a method for preparing high-purity ginsenoside Rd using 12-29-2011
20110318396DERMATOLOGICAL/COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A RETINOID AND BENZOYL PEROXIDE - Dermatological/cosmetic compositions contain, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one retinoid, dispersed benzoyl peroxide and a gelling system comprising at least two categories of compounds.12-29-2011
20120308629INJECTABLE BULKING COMPOSITIONS - According to an aspect of the invention, injectable bulking compositions are provided which contain the following: (a) fibers that are configured to prevent migration to locations in the body remote from the injection site, for example, because they have a minimum length that is sufficiently large to prevent migration of the fibers and/or because they have surface features that stimulate host tissue response to lock the fibers in position and (b) a carrier in an amount effective to render the composition injectable.12-06-2012
20130011455Novel Carrier System for the Transport of Active Substances into the Skin - Vesicle, comprising at least the following components:—an aqueous core, which can comprise at least one cosmetic and/or at least one pharmaceutical active substance, and—a continuous membrane which surrounds the core and which is formed by at least one emulsifier, selected from the group of the food additives E 472 a to L and at least one membrane-stabilizing single-chain lipid and/or one or more lipophilic cosmetic and/or pharmaceutical active substances.01-10-2013
20090010972DEODORANT COMPOSITIONS - Deodorant compositions comprising an emulsion including a continuous polar solvent phase and a discontinuous oil phase are provided. The oil phase contains a water insoluble oil ingredient and a fragrance composition, each of which are chosen such that at least some of the fragrance components preferentially associate with the oil ingredient within the emulsion to provide an improved scent expression profile.01-08-2009
20100086574Use of aqueous emulsions in the form of foam for the reloading of textiles - The invention relates to the use of aqueous emulsions and/or dispersions in the form of foam for the reloading of textiles. These aqueous emulsions and/or dispersions contain (a) 0-25% by weight of one or several skin-protecting oils, (b) 0-25% by weight of microcapsules loaded with active ingredients, (c) 0-20% by weight of one or several emulsifiers, (d) 0.1-25% by weight of one or several foam-producing agents, (e) 0-10% by weight of one or several foam stabilizers, and (f) the remainder at 100% by weight of water, with the condition that at least one of the components (a) or (b) must be present in a quantity of more than 0% by weight, and the further condition that the foam must fulfill the following conditions: the foam density is in the range of 50 to 300 g/l and the foam disintegration time is in the range of 2 to 30 min.04-08-2010
20100047294SEMI-FINISHED PRODUCT IN THE MANUFACTURE OF A COMPOSITION FOR SKIN OR HAIR CARE - A semi-finished product is manufactured from raw liquid, extract or 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 more components thereto. The semi-finished product optionally contains a UV protector, and is a liquid, emulsion, microemulsion or nanoemulsion or a dispersion, suspension, wax, lotion or gel or a solid substance. The semi-finished product further contains an active ingredient mixture which contains phenolic compounds having antioxidative and/or microbicidal properties and/or abilities to capture free radicals. The active ingredient mixture contains as phenolic compounds at least one oligolignan, and at least two lignans, tannins or flavonoids selected from a group consisting of hydroxymatairesinol, matairesinol, oxomatairesinol, lariciresinol, cyclolariciresinol, secoisolariciresinol nortrachelogenin, pinoresinol, pinosylvine, conidendrine, melacasidine, teracasidine, ellaga-tannin or a reaction product, stereoisomer or derivative of these compounds.02-25-2010
20120058166FILAMENTS COMPRISING A NON-PERFUME ACTIVE AGENT NONWOVEN WEBS AND METHODS FOR MAKING SAME - Filaments that contain a filament-forming material and an additive, nonwoven webs, and methods for making such filaments are provided.03-08-2012
20120003287SELF-DISPERSIBLE COATED METAL OXIDE POWDER, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION AND USE - Disclosed is a composition having a substrate comprising metal oxide particles. The substrate has a coating thereon that includes an organic dispersant present in a amount that renders the substrate self-dispersible. Also disclosed is a composition, such as a cosmetic composition, that includes that self-dispersible coated substrate, and a process that includes coating a particulate metal oxide with an organic dispersant to render the metal oxide self-dispersible.01-05-2012
20120003286COSMETIC CANDLE - A cosmetic candle comprising tiny grains embedded therein. The grains impart a mechanical property that can be exploited for scrubbing skin to peel off old or dead tissue with a concomitant massaging of molten waxes into the skin. Crushed pits and seeds of olives, apricots, peaches, citrus fruits and/or plums are natural products that can be used as grains in embodiments of the invention. In addition, solid salt grains, such as natural salts from the Dead Sea, or sugar grains, may also be used to that effect.01-05-2012
20120003285METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING CAPSULE SERIES, AND RELATED CAPSULE SERIES - A method includes separately conveying a first liquid solution (01-05-2012
20120003284COSMETIC METHOD FOR TREATING HUMAN PERSPIRATION USING PARTICLES OF AN EXPANDED AMORPHOUS MINERAL MATERIAL; COMPOSITIONS - The invention relates to a cosmetic method for treating perspiration and, optionally, the body odours related to human perspiration, in particular underarm odours, an effective amount of particles of an expanded amorphous mineral material or of a composition containing said particles, and more particularly containing expanded perlite particles. The subject of the present invention is also a cosmetic method for treating perspiration and, optionally, the body odours related to human perspiration, in particular underarm odours, an effective amount of particles of a composition containing, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, at least said particles and at least one antiperspirant salt or complex. The subject of the present invention is also a composition containing, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, at least said particles and at least one antiperspirant salt or complex. The subject of the present invention is also an anhydrous solid composition in the form of a stick, characterized in that it comprises, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: (i) more than 1% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of expanded mineral particles as defined above; and (ii) at least one fatty phase comprising at least one volatile oil and/or at least one non-volatile oil and a structuring agent.01-05-2012
20100136068DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITION FOR PREVENTION AND/OR TREATMENT OF ROSACEA, OF COUPEROSE OR OF SKIN WHICH EXHIBITS DIFFUSE REDNESS OR SMALL DILATED VESSELS - The invention relates to a dermatological composition for the prevention and/or treatment of rosacea, of couperose or of skin which exhibits diffuse redness or small dilated vessels, characterized in that it contains: —at least one interference pigment comprising titanium dioxide-coated mica, transmitting a colour complementary to red; —at least one sunscreen that is active in the UVA and UVB ranges; —one or more soothing and/or moisturizing active ingredients; and —the rest as dermatologically acceptable excipient(s) necessary for formulating said composition.06-03-2010
20110097365S-TRIAZINE DERIVATIVES CONTAINING AT LEAST TWO PARTICULAR SILANE AMINOBENZOATE OR SILANE AMINOBENZAMIDE GROUPS; PHOTOPROTECTIVE COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING THESE DERIVATIVES; USES OF THE SAID S-TRIAZINE DERIVATIVES - The invention relates to novel s-triazine derivatives containing at least two particular silane aminobenzoate or silane aminobenzamide groups and to their cosmetic uses. The invention also relates to photoprotective compositions comprising s-triazine derivatives containing at least two particular grafted silane aminobenzoate or silane aminobenzamide groups as sunscreens that are active in the UV-B radiation range.04-28-2011
20120207803THERAPEUTIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE PARTICLES IN USE FOR AESTHETIC OF COSMETIC MEDICINE, AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND USE - Calcium phosphate (“CAP”) particles for use in cosmetic, nutraceutic or aesthetic medicine. The particles may be used as carriers for cosmetic, nutraceutic or a factors, as controlled release matrices for the material, and as fillers in cosmetic treatments. The particles may be applied topically or injected or by any other appropriate delivery method.08-16-2012
20090155317COSMETIC OR DEMOPHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION COMPRISING ENKEPHALIN-DERIVED PEPTIDES TO REDUCE AND/OR ELIMINATE FACIAL WRINKLES - The invention relates to a cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical composition comprising enkephalin-derived peptides for reducing and/or eliminating facial wrinkles. Said cosmetic or dermopharmaceutical composition for application in the skin, preferably in the skin of the face, to reduce and/or eliminate facial wrinkles, preferably facial expression wrinkles and comprises a cosmetically or dermopharmaceutically effective amount of a peptide of general formula (I).06-18-2009
20120009235STABILIZED PEELING CAPSULE - The invention comprises a topically applicable capsule that can be spread by rubbing on the skin, comprising an emulsion-based casing material and a filler material containing a preparation having an abrasive action surrounded by a coating that is applied by a spray technique or dipping bath.01-12-2012
20120009233Skin Care Compositions and Treatments - The invention is directed compositions containing growth agents synthesized from cultured cells from skin. Skin cells such as keratinocytes and dermal fibroblasts are cultured in vitro in cell medium and in the course of culture the cultured cells synthesize and secrete agents into the cell medium. The medium containing agents are collected and incorporated into pharmaceutical or cosmetic preparations to treat an individual. The preparation is applied and has a rejuvenating effect on the cells and tissue.01-12-2012
20120009234COSMETICS - It is provided cosmetics to prevent to come off and keep long. The cosmetic comprises specific polyurethane particles with a cosmetic base. The specific polyurethane particle consists of a body of the polyurethane particle and hydrophilic fine silica powders existing on the body. The body is obtained by three-dimensionally polymerizing an isocyanate-terminated urethane prepolymer with trifunctional or more functional amines. The isocyanate-terminated urethane prepolymer is obtained by reacting polyisocyanates and polyols including a poly(tetramethylene ether)glycol. The polyurethane particles are obtained by spray-drying a mixed aqueous dispersion in which the hydrophilic fine silica powders and the polyurethane spheres are dispersed in water.01-12-2012
20120045495HIGHER LOADING ZINC-CONTAINING FILMS - Described herein are polymer matrix films, compositions comprising the polymer matrix films, and methods of preparing and using the same.02-23-2012
20120045494Gum Base - The present invention relates to a chewing gum base for use in chewing gum compositions wherein the chewing gum base contributes to the ability of the chewing gum compositions and products to degrade over time after chewing due to environmental influences or cleaning processes, while at the same time providing a significant shelf life for the final chewing gum composition product. The chewing gum base comprises a hydrophilic precursor component comprising hydrolysable units and an elastomer, wherein the hydrophilic precursor component comprising hydrolysable units is encapsulated or dispersed in a barrier material. Moreover, the invention relates to chewing gum compositions containing such chewing gum bases.02-23-2012
20120045493Solid Cosmetic Composition with Structurant and Electrolyte Solution - A water soluble cosmetic or pharmaceutical or pharmaceutical actives in an electrolyte solution which, when impregnated with one or more retentive fillers (such as, for example, silica or hydrophobically modified silica, lamellar filler, crosspolymer, cellulosic, resins, or silicone elastomers) can form stable solid compositions with structurants. Such solid compositions do not require a higher buffer pH or leave residues upon application to the skin. Solid compositions according to the present invention are suitable for cosmetic and pharmaceutical purposes such as antiperspirants, deodorants, lip products, and other topical applications.02-23-2012
20120045492COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PAULOWNIA TOMENTOSA WOOD EXTRACTS AND USES THEREOF - Provided are compositions comprising an extract of 02-23-2012
20100136065NATURAL ESTER, WAX OR OIL TREATED PIGMENT, PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF, AND COSMETIC MADE THEREWITH - The present invention provides compositions for natural cosmetic products and, more particularly, to natural ester, wax or oil treated pigments, the products of such treated pigments and cosmetic products incorporating pigments treated with natural ingredients.06-03-2010
20120045490COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PAULOWNIA TOMENTOSA WOOD EXTRACTS AND USES THEREOF - Provided are compositions comprising an extract of 02-23-2012
20120045491COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING PAULOWNIA TOMENTOSA WOOD EXTRACTS AND USES THEREOF - Provided are compositions comprising an extract of 02-23-2012
20120114718SOLID-STATE METHOD FOR PRODUCING FUNCTIONALIZED CALCIUM PHOSPHATE HYBRID ORGANIC/INORGANIC CHEMICAL SYSTEMS FOR DENTAL REMINERALIZATION APPLICATIONS - A method of repairing weakened teeth, including combining a first predetermined amount of an inorganic calcium source with a second predetermined amount of an organic material to define a mixture, placing the mixture in a milling vessel operationally connected to a planetary mill, introducing milling media into the milling vessel, milling the mixture to impart sufficient kinetic energy to break down the organic and inorganic materials into substantially smaller intermediate particles and fuse the intermediate particles together to yield functionalized molecules having both organic and inorganic chemical characteristics, combining a functionalized calcium phosphate/organic compound with a fluoridated formulation to define a hybrid system, and applying the hybrid system to the weakened teeth.05-10-2012
20090098169MODIFIED CLAY MINERAL - Modified clay minerals obtained by treating a clay mineral with a particular acylarginine derivative are useful for stabilizing emulsion compositions, inter alia, W/O emulsion composition, while hardly causing skin irritation, and providing moisture retention properties.04-16-2009
20090169588Compositions Containing Proteins for the Transfer/Recycling of Structurally Modified Lipids, and the Applications Thereof - The invention relates to compositions containing recycling/transfer proteins for structurally/functionally modified lipids, a lipid depot of structurally non-modified lipids, and non-transferable active ingredients. Such compositions can be used for the engineering of biomembranes, e.g. by external topical application, especially to the skin/mucous membranes. Structurally or functionally, especially oxidatively modified, lipids are removed from the structures containing the same, such as lipid aggregates of the skin, are externally regenerated in a depot, and preferably introduced back into the structures. The invention also relates to the recycling of modified lipids of biomembranes. The inventive compositions are self-regulative and can be especially applied in a cosmetic, cosmetic balneological or dermatological/pharmaceutical manner.07-02-2009
20120015016UV Protecting Composition And Methods Of Use - The present application relates to a UV protecting composition containing: (a) at least one organic UV sunscreen active; (b) at least one semi-crystalline polymer which is solid at ambient temperature and has a melting point of less than about 8O0 C; (c) hollow latex particles; and (d) at least one additional ingredient chosen from: i) a UV light absorbing compound having an SPF of less than 2, and ii) an SPF booster capable of reflecting UV light, different from hollow latex particles, wherein the hollow latex particles are employed in an amount equal to, or greater than, the amount of the at least one organic UV sunscreen active present in the composition. The invention also relates processes for protecting cellular targets from UV rays and free radical-induced damage by topically applying a UV protecting composition onto a keratinous substance, such as skin, and processes for making such compositions.01-19-2012
20120015014COMPOSITION EXHIBITING ENHANCED FORMULATION STABILITY AND DELIVERY OF TOPICAL ACTIVE INGREDIENTS - A therapeutic, cosmetic or cosmeceutic composition for topical application, capable of stabilizing an active ingredient and delivering the active ingredient, comprising a plurality of microcapsules having a core-shell structure. The microcapsules have a diameter of approximately 0.1 to 100 micron. The core of each microcapsule includes at least one active ingredient, and is encapsulated within a microcapsular shell. The shell is comprised of at least one inorganic polymer obtained by a sol-gel process, and the shell protects the active ingredient before topical application and is designed to release the active ingredient from the microcapsules following application. The composition is useful in encapsulating active ingredients, such as benzoyl peroxide, that are unstable in other formulation, or are irritating to the skin.01-19-2012
20120015012COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING KETOGLUCONIC ACID DERIVATIVES - Cosmetic compositions containing at least one derivative of ketogluconic acid and use thereof as anti-ageing and skin restructuring agent.01-19-2012
20120015011COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING DOUBLE-SHELL NANO-STRUCTURE - Disclosed is a cosmetic composition having a double-shell type nano-structure. More particularly, the nano-structure of the cosmetic composition includes: a water-soluble bioactive ingredient core; a core shell containing poly(ethyleneglycol)-poly(caprolactone)-poly(ethyleneglycol) (PE-PCL-PEG) triblock copolymer in order to include the bioactive ingredient core therein; and an outer shell containing phospholipids or derivatives thereof in order to enclose the core shell therein. Such a cosmetic composition improves stability of active components which are prone to oxidation, light degradation, heat degradation, etc., is formed in a nanoparticle size which in turn shows high transdermal absorption and is very useful to prepare a cosmetic composition stably encapsulating various bioactive ingredients with anti-wrinkle effects, whitening effects, and so forth.01-19-2012
20120015010Compositions Comprising Pigment Particles Entrapped In Collapsed Polymeric Microspheres, And Methods Of Making The Same - Topical compositions containing pigment particles entrapped in microspheres are provided. Each of the microspheres contains a collapsed polymeric shell that has entrapped therein one or more pigment particles. The microsphere-entrapped pigment particles are characterized by enhanced color intensity, improved stability, and better dispersibility, which can readily be used either alone or in combination with other skin active ingredients to form better colored cosmetics.01-19-2012
20100239619Semi-permanent color for application to the skin and applicators therefor - A semi-permanent skin colorant patch provides a vehicle for transferring color to the skin. The color is water insoluble and remains on the skin for several days unless removed by a solvent. Generally, the semi-permanent skin colorant patch has a matte surface film with a water soluble slip layer and decal paper on one side. The other side has a pressure sensitive adhesive layer on which a semi-permanent color is printed. When the decal paper and slip layer are wetted and pressure is applied, the matte surface film and semi-permanent color are adhered to the skin. Thereafter, the decal paper and slip layer are discarded. In a second embodiment, an applicator having a fibrous tip and a hollow body receives semi-permanent color cartridge refills. The semi-permanent skin colorant can come in different shades and colors and has applications as lip colorant, eyeliner, eye shadow, foundation and blush.09-23-2010
20100239623Styling Agent - Cosmetic agent for temporarily deforming keratin fibers, comprising a polysilicic acid in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, wherein the polysilicic acid is coated with at least one copolymer A formed from at least one monomer A1 according to Formula (A1)09-23-2010
20120114720SOLID, FRAGRANCE-TRANSMITTING COMPOSITION HAVING GOOD COLD-WATER SOLUBILITY - The invention relates to a solid fragrance-transmitting composition, comprising a particulate, water-soluble carrier, a perfume, and at least partial shell made of a saccharide. The solid fragrance-transmitting composition is very soluble in cold water and is thus suitable for use in the rinse cycle of a washing machine.05-10-2012
20120058167METHODS FOR TREATING SCARS AND AGING SKIN - Beneficial topical compositions for treating scar or aging skin are provided. In one embodiment, the compositions include 03-08-2012
20110008400Digital Wipes And Method Of Handling - The present invention describes novel dental wipes and novel formulations for treating dental caries. The formulations may be used on the dental wipes or independently from the wipes. The wipe, when applied to the teeth, gums, tongue, and oral mucosa, helps treat dental caries and remove biofilm.01-13-2011
20090162408COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING CATIONICALLY SURFACE-MODIFIED MICROPARTICULATE CARRIER FOR BENEFIT AGENTS - A coated microparticulate composition comprising a microparticulate; wherein the microparticulate comprises a benefit agent; and wherein the microparticulate is coated with: a Type-1 Polymer, wherein the Type-1 Polymer comprises a cationic polymer with a cationic atom content greater than about 3 wt. % and a weight average molecular weight less than about 800,000 Dalton; and a Type-2 Polymer, wherein the Type-2 Polymer comprises a cationic polymer with a cationic atom content less than about 3 wt. % and a weight average molecular weight greater than about 1,000,000 Dalton.06-25-2009
20120058165Opacifying Lotion - A lotion for opacifying a wet wipe. A wet wipe may comprise a lotion, the lotion comprising an opacifying agent. The lotion or the substrate may further comprise a retention aid. The substrate may comprise an opacifying agent the same as or different than the opacifying agent of the lotion. A method for opacifying a wet wipe by loading onto a wipe substrate a lotion comprising an opacifying agent. A method for aesthetically modifying a wet wipe by selectively loading onto a wipe substrate a lotion comprising an opacifying agent.03-08-2012
20120058164CLEANING OR COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING NATURAL ZEOLITES - The invention describes compositions which are useful as cleansers of the skin. The compositions described comprise zeolitic ingredients which are in general softer than known products. The natural zeolitic ingredients are inherently soft. The softness is due to a number of factors including but not limited to younger zeolitic rock types, softer constituent elements, more porous rock types and less dense rock types. The overall softness provided by the compositions according to the invention provides a cleaning product that is softer to the skin, especially the human skin.03-08-2012
20120058163WATER-DISPERSIBLE AND MULTICOMPONENT FIBERS FROM SULFOPOLYESTERS - Disclosed are water-dispersible fibers derived from sulfopolyesters having a Tg of at least 25° C. The fibers may contain a single sulfopolyester or a blend of a sulfopolyester with a water-dispersible or water-nondispersible polymer. Also disclosed are multicomponent fibers comprising a water dispersible sulfopolyester having a Tg of at least 57° C. and a water non-dispersible polymer. The multicomponent fibers may be used to produce microdenier fibers. Fibrous articles may be produced from the water-dispersible fibers, multicomponent fibers, and microdenier fibers. The fibrous articles include water-dispersible and microdenier nonwoven webs, fabrics, and multilayered articles such as wipes, gauze, tissue, diapers, panty liners, sanitary napkins, bandages, and surgical dressings. Also disclosed is a process for water-dispersible fibers, nonwoven fabrics, and microdenier webs. The fibers and fibrous articles have further applications in flushable personal care and cleaning products, disposable protective outerwear, and laminating binders.03-08-2012
20120156269COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING ENCAPSULATED SILICONE COMPOUNDS - The invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one organopolysiloxane compound X having at least two alkenyl unsaturated groups, at least one organohydrogensiloxane compound Y and at least one hydrosilylation catalyst, and said compounds X and Y reacting together via a hydrosilylation reaction in the presence of the catalyst, at least one compound among the compounds X and Y being present in said composition in a form encapsulated in silica shell microcapsules, said catalyst being associated with said encapsulated compound X and/or Y or being encapsulated separately, the microcapsules being in suspension in an aqueous phase. Application for the cosmetic care and/or making up of keratin materials.06-21-2012
20120156270METHOD FOR SMOOTHING OUT THE SKIN BY FILLING IN RECESSED PORTIONS - The invention relates to a method for smoothing out the skin by filling in recessed portions of the skin, said method comprising: i) filling the recessed portions by means of a filling-in product which has, when it is applied in said recessed portions, an elastic modulus of greater than 20 000 Pascals at 25° C. for a stress frequency of 1 Hertz, a flow point of greater than 500 Pascals, and, for applied stresses of less than the yield stress, a viscosity of greater than 100 000 Pa.s, and ii) applying, to the recessed portions thus filled in, a film or a composition capable of forming a film06-21-2012
20120156272COMPOSITION FOR COSMETIC, PHARMACEUTICAL OR DIETARY APPLICATIONS - The invention is related to a composition comprising vegetable extract, carbohydrate and phospholipid for cosmetic, pharmaceutical or dietary application.06-21-2012
20120207801Transfer Resistant Cosmetic - Provided are cosmetic compositions comprising acrylate film forming polymers and an surface-treated colorants which exhibit an improved or synergistic reduction in their propensity to transfer or rub of during wear.08-16-2012
20120207804SUNSCREEN COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE - The invention encompasses additives for addition to a bodywash, where the additives contain one or more sunscreens, and where a bodywash which contains the additive imparts to the skin an SPF of at least about 2, in some cases at least about 5, or 10, or 15. Also described are methods of making and using the additives.08-16-2012
20120207802Pigment Mixtures for Cosmetics - Provided is a pigment composition comprising a first and second effect pigments, wherein the composition has a hue comparable to carmine but does not comprise carmine.08-16-2012
20120064134COLOR ENHANCEMENT UTILIZING UP CONVERTERS AND DOWN CONVERTERS - A light emitting composition including first color emitters and second color emitters. The first color emitters are configured to emit, upon exposure to an energy source, visible light at a target color in response to absorption of energy across a first band of wavelengths. The second color emitters are configured to emit, upon exposure to the energy source, visible light at the target color in response to absorption of energy across a second band of wavelengths. The light intensity observable at the target color is enhanced relative to reflected white light without emission from the first and second color emitters. The light emitting composition can be a part of a paint, an ink, a fabric, a thread, a road sign, a highway marking, an automobile, a boat, a plane, a reflector, a building product, a concrete product, an epoxy product, a jewelry product, colored contact lens, a candle product, a rubber product, a plastic product, or other colored surface.03-15-2012
20120064135Benzoyl Peroxide Composition, Methods for Making Same, and Pharmaceutical or Cosmetic Formulations Comprising Same, and Uses Thereof - The present invention relates to the preparation of compositions comprising benzoyl peroxide, with or without other additional active ingredients. The process involves introducing benzoyl peroxide, along with any other active ingredients present, into a fatty substance that contains and protects the ingredients that would otherwise be unstable when in contact with one another. The composition is designed to allow all ingredients to become available for skin contact or skin absorption when the fatty substance softens and/or melts as the composition is applied to the skin. The benzoyl peroxide may be pre-micronized to a particle distribution size of about d03-15-2012
20120064136ANTI-AGING AND WRINKLE TREATMENT METHODS USING NANOEMULSION COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to methods for treating, preventing, minimizing, and/or diminishing signs of aging in the skin comprising administering to the subject in need thereof a nanoemulsion composition.03-15-2012
20080292668Water-Free Cosmetic Preparation - A water-free composition, in particular a cosmetic composition, in the form of a pencil with a cast or extruded lead or a workable paste which is suitable for cosmetic uses, in particular in the field of decorative cosmetics, for coloring, improving the appearance of and caring for keratinic materials such as for example the skin, semi-mucous membranes and mucous membranes, eyelashes, eyebrows and the hair. That preparation includes a specifically matched combination of water-soluble and lipid-soluble active substances in the form of a so-called “active substance cocktail”. The production and use of that composition are also described.11-27-2008
20080317793Method for Make-Up or Care of the Nails - The present invention relates to a method for make-up and/or care of the nails comprising gluing onto the nail, by means of an adhesive, a flexible sheet comprising at least one layer of at least one organic and/or inorganic material, the organic or inorganic material and/or the adhesive containing at least one silicone compound, said sheet having a thickness in the range from 1 μm to 2 mm. The invention also relates to a kit for make-up or care of the nails, as well as an article for make-up or care of the nails.12-25-2008
20120156266COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING LILIUM CANDIDUM EXTRACTS AND USES THEREOF - Provided are compositions comprising certain extracts of 06-21-2012
20120121671CONTROL OF FLUID MIGRATION IN NON-LATEX BONDED WET-WIPES - The present invention describes wet-wipe composition with a liquid portion that is impregnated in a substrate, wherein the liquid portion contains a thickening or gelling polymer along with a thickening or gelling agent which substantially reduces fluid migration of the liquid portion within a wet-wipes stack during storage wherein the thickening or gelling agent is incorporated into the substrate through means of physical entanglement or thermal bonding.05-17-2012
20110086076COMPACT POWDER FOR SKIN CARE OR FOR MAKING UP THE SKIN - The subject of the present invention is a compact powder which is soft and creamy on application, and which contains a filler composed of a substrate in the form of platelets, arranged at the surface of which are particles which have an average size of between 5 nm and 10 μm and a refractive index of less than 2.04-14-2011
20110091513WATER-DISPERSIBLE AND MULTICOMPONENT FIBERS FROM SULFOPOLYESTERS - Disclosed are multicomponent fibers derived from a blend of a sulfopolyester with a water non-dispersible polymer wherein the as-spun denier is less than about 6 and wherein the water dispersible sulfopolyester exhibits a melt viscosity of less than 12,000 poise measured at 240° C. at a strain rate of 1 rad/sec, and wherein the sulfopolyester comprising less than about 25 mole % of residues of at least one sulfomonomer, based on the total moles of diacid or diol residues. The multicomponent fiber is capable of being drawn at a relatively high fiber speed, particularly at least about 2000 m/min, and may be used to produce microdenier fibers. Fibrous articles may be produced from the multicomponent fibers and microdenier fibers. Also disclosed is a process for multicomponent fibers, nonwoven fabrics, and microdenier webs.04-21-2011
20110091512HIGHLY POROUS, LARGE POLYMERIC PARTICLES AND METHODS OF PREPARATION AND USE - The present invention relates to porous cross-linked polymeric particles having cavities joined by interconnecting pores wherein all or nearly all of the cavities at the interior of each particle communicate with the surface of the particle. The present invention also relates to a process for producing a porous, cross-linked large polymeric particle as well as the product of this process. This process involves combining a continuous phase with an aqueous discontinuous phase to form an emulsion, then placing this emulsion into a mold to produce large particles having shapes derived from a mold, e.g., ellipsoids, spheroids, cylinders, prisms, etc. Also included in the invention are modifications of the particles as well as methods for using the particles in a variety of applications. All described methods, compositions, and articles of manufacture are within the scope of the invention.04-21-2011
20120156267COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING LILIUM MARTAGON EXTRACTS AND USES THEREOF - Provided are compositions comprising an extract of 06-21-2012
20100291167POROUS CARBON MATERIAL COMPOSITES AND THEIR PRODUCTION PROCESS, ADSORBENTS, COSMETICS, PURIFICATION AGENTS, AND COMPOSITE PHOTOCATALYST MATERIALS - Provided is a porous carbon material composite formed of a porous carbon material and a functional material and equipped with high functionality. A porous carbon material composite is formed of (A) a porous carbon material obtainable from a plant-derived material having a silicon (Si) content of 5 wt % or higher as a raw material, said porous carbon material having a silicon (Si) content of 1 wt % or lower, and (B) a functional material adhered on the porous carbon material, and has a specific surface area of 10 m11-18-2010
20100291165PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION IN THE FORM OF AN ARTICLE HAVING A HYDROPHOBIC SURFACE-RESIDENT COATING - The present invention relates to personal care compositions, especially those personal care compositions in the form of an article that is a porous, dissolvable solid structure. The article has a hydrophobic surface-resident coating that can provide enhanced deposition efficiency of hydrophobic actives contained therein.11-18-2010
20100291163ORAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING NANOPARTICULATE TITANIUM DIOXIDE - The present invention relates to an oral care composition comprising nanoparticulate titanium dioxide, optionally together with a source of fluoride ions, for combating dental erosion and/or tooth wear. In addition such compositions may also have benefit in tooth whitening. When a source of fluoride ions is present such compositions are also of benefit in combating dental caries.11-18-2010
20110104219DENTURE CARE COMPOSITION - A denture care composition comprising one or more denture care actives and one or more water insoluble carriers, wherein the composition is bioerodible, not a denture adhesive, and substantially free of polybutene with a molecular weight of about 300 to about 3000 when the composition is not an article, and is applied to dentures.05-05-2011
20110104218METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR PRODUCING HYDROGEL CAPSULES COATED FOR LOW PERMEABILITY AND PHYSICAL INTEGRITY - Methods and compositions for producing hydrogel capsules enveloped with at least one coating layer is disclosed. The coating formulations deposited on the surface of the capsules can improve the physical integrity and the water-retention properties of the alginate beads. The coating formulations can be sequentially applied in various combinations to obtain desirable properties, such as improved physical integrity, mechanical strength, and low permeability, that can extend the shelf-life of the capsules when incorporated into various consumer products.05-05-2011
20110104220PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to inorganic spherical pigments which are based on spherical particles having a particle diameter of 0.1-100 μm and are coated on the surface with agglomerates selected from the group ZrO05-05-2011
20120251603OIL-IN-WATER-TYPE EMULSION COSMETIC - Provided is an oil-in-water emulsified cosmetic composition having a high UV-protective effect and also having an excellent long-term stability and an excellent feeling upon application. The oil-in-water emulsified cosmetic composition is characterized by containing a zinc oxide powder (A) having an average particle diameter of 0.1 to 1 μm, an average particle thickness of 0.01 to 0.2 μm, and an average aspect ratio of 3 or more and a polymer (B) selected from the group consisting of a polyacrylamide compound, a polyacrylic acid, and salts thereof.10-04-2012
20120251602COMPOSITION WITH IMPROVED TANNING EFFECT - The invention refers to a composition with improved tanning effect in cosmetic and dermatological applications. The composition comprises Caffeine, Glycine, Hydrolysed Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Fruit Extract, Sodium Lactate Methylsilanol, Mauritia Flexuosa Fruit Oil and usual cosmetic or dermatological auxiliaries. The composition shows a synergistic tanning effect.10-04-2012
20120121670POLYARGININE NANOCAPSULES - The present invention relates to a system for administering active ingredients comprising nanocapsules with a diameter less than 1 μm comprising a polyarginine salt, a negative phospholipid and an oil. The invention also relates to methods for obtaining said nanocapsule system, the pharmaceutical and cosmetic compositions thereof, as well as the use thereof in medicine, particularly in the preparation of a drug for treating cancer.05-17-2012
20120121669ORAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING CAPSULES - Oral care compositions comprising a capsules comprising flavoring and/or one or more active ingredients, and/or flavours, said capsules distributed in an orally acceptable vehicle or carrier.05-17-2012
20120121677FRAGRANCE-CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS - An antiperspirant or deodorant composition comprising i) an antiperspirant or deodorant active, ii) a liquid carrier for the antiperspirant or deodorant active, and iii) fragrance in which the fragrance comprises a mixture of first and second fragrances, respectively (iiia) and (iiib), the first fragrance (iiia) being free from encapsulation and comprising fragrance components having a boiling point of higher than 250° C. at 1 bar pressure in a weight proportion of greater than 65% and the second fragrance (iiib) being encapsulated in a water-insoluble shear-sensitive encapsulating material and comprising fragrance components having a boiling point of greater than 250° C. at 1 bar pressure in a weight proportion of less than 65%.05-17-2012
20120121676METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING CAPSULES, RESULTING CAPSULES, AND USE OF SAID CAPSULES - The invention relates to a one-step process for manufacturing capsules from 1 to 100 microns with a polydispersity index of less than 10%, to suspensions of capsules obtained via this process, and to the use of these suspensions of capsules.05-17-2012
20120121675COMPOUNDS WHICH INHIBIT MUSCLE CONTRACTION - Peptides of general formula (I): R05-17-2012
20120121673Topical Compositions Comprising Inorganic Particulates And An Alkoxylated Diphenylacrylate Compound - A topical composition of improved spreadability and aesthetical appeal is provided, which contains inorganic particulates in combination with an alkoxylated diphenylacrylate compound. Preferably, the topical composition is a sunscreen composition that contains inorganic or physical sunscreen agents in combination with an alkoxylated α-cyanodiphenylacrylate compound, which is characterized by improved photo-protection of the skin and is effective in preventing/reducing photo-damage of the skin upon exposure to sunlight or other sources of light in the ultraviolet (UV), visible, and infrared (IR) ranges.05-17-2012
20120121672PARTICLES THAT DISRUPT OR IMPEDE BACTERIAL ADHESION, RELATED COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS - Oral care and other compositions comprising particles having cores attached to bioadhesive polymers for inhibition of pellicle formation, plaque formation, biofilm formation, biofouling, and microbial adhesion or attachment are described. Methods using said compositions to treat surfaces, such as oral surfaces.05-17-2012
20100003295Nonabrasive Sensory Exfoliating System - The present invention relates to a method of exfoliating and warming the skin comprising the steps of topically applying a cosmetic or pharmaceutical composition. The composition comprises a physical exfoliating system of at least three insoluble particles of different materials, a heat generating agent and a silicone component.01-07-2010
20090285866Self-healing polymer compositions - A composition including a film-former and a porous polymeric release system comprising a solvent for the film-former is provided. Also provided is a method of prolonging the physical stability of a film-former on the skin by applying to the skin a self-healing composition containing the film-former and a porous polymeric release system comprising a solvent for the film-former.11-19-2009
20110129510FIBROUS SURFACE STRUCTURE CONTAINING ACTIVE INGREDIENTS WITH CONTROLLED RELEASE OF ACTIVE INGREDIENTS, USE THEREOF AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF - The invention relates to a fibrous surface structure containing active ingredients with an adjustable active ingredient release profile, comprising a fibrous, polymeric, soluble and/or degradable active ingredient substrate and at least one active ingredient that is associated with the substrate and can be released by the fibrous surface structure; to formulations containing active ingredients, comprising such fibrous surface structures; to the use of fibrous surface structures containing active ingredients according to the invention for producing formulations containing active ingredients; and to a method for producing fibrous surface structures according to the invention.06-02-2011
20100247591Skin Treatment Compositions Containing Copper-Pigment Complexes - A therapeutic method is described in which copper is delivered into the skin as a complex with sodium chlorophyllin. Sodium copper chlorophyllin is encapsulated in suitable lecithin-type liposomes, containing a high concentration of linoleic acid and having diameters in the range 150-350 nanometers. The method provides therapeutic benefits in the treatment of environmentally-induced premature skin aging, excessively oily skin, acne and acne-related skin disorders, acne-rosacea, and also stimulates the natural tanning response of skin to sunlight and other ultraviolet-containing radiation.09-30-2010
20100247586Multi-Portion Intra-Oral Dosage Form With Organoleptic Properties - A multi portion intra-oral dosage form has at least one pharmaceutically active agent or health promoting agent with at least one portion comprises a component for creating a noticeable organoleptic sensation. The sensory markers or signals are conceptual aids for a subject using the dosage form where the organoleptic sensation is such that it facilitates the subject to identify a portion and differentiate between different portions. Also contemplated are a dosage form, a method and a system for delivering active agents, such as nicotine and/or metabolites thereof, such as cotinine, nicotine N′-oxide, nomicotine, (S)-nicotine-N-β-glucuronide and mixtures, isomers, salts and complexes thereof as well as use and production of said dosage forms.09-30-2010
20100247589PEPTIDE COMPOSITIONS FOR ORAL CARE SYSTEMS - Oral care compositions, oral care systems, oral surface-binding peptides, and a method for applying particles to an oral surface are provided. The oral care system comprises at least one peptidic component comprising a first binding element having affinity for an oral surface and a second binding element having affinity for a ligand property of a particle.09-30-2010
20100247588Method For Preparing Finely Divided Emulsions - Finely divided emulsions, preferably for use in cosmetic preparations can be produced by first producing a microemulsion which contains at least 10-20% by weight of an alkyl(oligo)glycoside of general formula R09-30-2010
20100247590Peptide-Based Systems For Delivery Of Cosmetic Agents - The present invention relates to compositions and systems comprising peptide-based reagents for delivery of cosmetic benefit agents to human hair, human skin, or human nail.09-30-2010
20100247587PIGMENTATION-REGULATING COMPOUNDS - The present invention relates to compounds of general formula (I):09-30-2010
20090258041Protection of Oxidizable Agents - Formulations for cosmetical or pharmaceutical use contain an antioxidant in encapsulated form and a cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The antioxidant is selected from carbon bridged hindered phenoles, ester bridged hindered phenoles, amide bridged hindered phenoles, lactones of hindered phenoles, sterically hindered oxylamines and sterically hindered hydroxylamines. The encapsulated antioxidant is of high activity and suitable to protect a further active ingredient, e.g. oxidizable natural substances, vitamins, fragrances, and extracts from plants fungi, algae or animals, from premature degradation, especially when coencapsulated together with the ingredient. The formulations are useful inter alia for the preparation of a cosmetical or pharmaceutical skin care or skin delivery formulation, injectable solution, infusion solution, eye drop, drinking solution, a dietary or enriched food, an oral care formulation, drinking gargles, in-halants, or as a food additive.10-15-2009
20090130154Topical Delivery of Biological and Cosmetic Agents by Zeolites - The present invention discloses certain di- and polyvalent metal zeolite compounds (formula I) for topical delivery of biological and skin and hair care agents. The method of treating skin and hair condition via topical application of said zeolite compounds is also disclosed. The said method provides a treatment for topical condition, which includes alleviation of skin conditions such as skin rash including diaper rash, dry skin, scalp dandruff, broken or chafed skin, sunburn, skin damage from UV, skin irritation, acne including excess facial oil and facial pore size; darkened skin including age spots, dark circles around the eyes, and discoloration of skin from stretch marks; skin aging including wrinkles and fine lines; loss of collagen including thinning skin and loss of skin pliability; body odor, including oral cavity odor, arm-pit odor, and incontinence odor; cellular inflammation including intracellular and extra cellular inflammation; premature hair aging including premature hair loss hair graying; malfunction of tyrosinase group of enzymes, malfunction of matrix metalloprotease group of enzymes; and combinations thereof. The said method also provides topical delivery of certain metals, including trace metals, and certain zirconium aluminum amino acids that provide antiperspirant benefits;05-21-2009
20090130153Emulsifier Combination, Emulsion Containing the Emulsifier Combination, and a Process for its Production - An emulsifier concentrate containing: (a) a C05-21-2009
20090130150Biologically Active Nanoparticles A Carbonate-Substituted Hydroxyapatite, Process For Their Preparation And Compositions Incorporating The Same - The invention relates to biologically active nanoparticles of a carbonate-substituted non-stoichiometric hydroxyapatite, having: 05-21-2009
20090130152COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN OIL - The present invention relates to a composition for making up or caring for the skin having a volatile fraction, a non-volatile fraction and comprising at least one dispersed solid phase and a liquid fatty phase comprising: —at least one oil chosen from dry oils chosen from oils with a viscosity of less than or equal to 10 Cps, a surface tension of between 21 and 31 mN/m and an evaporation rate of less than 0.002 mg/cm2/minute, the said dispersed solid phase being present in the composition in a content such that the volume fraction of the dispersed solid phase is greater than or equal to 55% by volume and in particular ranges from 55% to 98% by volume relative to the total volume of the non-volatile fraction of the composition. The invention also relates to the use of the said composition for obtaining a uniform makeup that does not transfer, that shows good staying power and/or is comfortable.05-21-2009
20090130151DISPERSION OF NATURAL OILS AND/OR SYNTHETIC ESSENTIAL OILS IN WATER - The invention relates to process for the production of an emulsion, comprising combining an aqueous liquid with a non-aqueous liquid mixture to form a combination, removing dissolved gases from both the aqueous liquid and the non-aqueous liquid mixture and agitating the combination sufficient to form the emulsion. The non-aqueous liquid mixture is immiscible with the aqueous liquid, and combination is formed in the absence of an emulsion stabilizing agent.05-21-2009
20120128745BENZYLIDENE MALONATES - Disclosed is the use of benzylidene malonates of formula (1)05-24-2012
20120128743POLYMER PARTICLES - The present invention relates to a method of forming polymer on the surface of polymer particles, the method comprising: 05-24-2012
20120128748Organic-Inorganic Composite Particles, Process for Producing the Same, Dispersion Containing the Particles, and Cosmetic Containing the Particles - Organic-inorganic composite particles includes inorganic oxide particles each of which has a cationic charge on the particle surface and polymer gel molecules which are derived from a natural substance, have an anionic functional group and one or more hydroxyl groups in a molecule and have both a shrinking and a swelling property, the polymer gel molecules are electrostatically bonded to surfaces of the inorganic oxide particles; a process for producing the particles; a dispersion containing the particles; and a cosmetic containing the particles. These organic-inorganic composite particles have good dispersibility not only in aqueous solvents such as water but also in non-aqueous solvents and further have characteristics that aggregation of the particles scarcely occurs.05-24-2012
20120128747CORE-SHELL MATERIAL, METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME, AND USE THEREOF FOR THE THERMOSTIMULATED GENERATION OF SUBSTANCES OF INTEREST - The present invention relates to a material in the form of solid particles consisting of a continuous shell including at least one silicon oxide, said shell confining at least one oil phase, said material being characterized in that said oil phase is solid at the storage temperature of said material and predominately contains a crystallizable oil that has a melting temperature (T05-24-2012
20120128744MIXTURE CONTAINING MENTHOL - The present invention relates to d,l-menthol and optionally additionally l-menthol-containing mixtures, which are liquid at normal pressure and a temperature of 20° C. or higher. The present invention further relates to products that comprise such a mixture or that are preparable by mixing or contacting such a mixture with further ingredients, and novel processes for preparing menthol-containing products.05-24-2012
20120164198Shampoo Containing a Gel Network and a Non-Guar Galactomannan Polymer Derivative - Shampoo compositions comprise (a) from about 5% to about 50% of one or more detersive surfactants; (b) a dispersed gel network phase comprising: (i) at least about 0.05% of one or more fatty amphiphiles; (ii) at least about 0.01% of one or more secondary surfactants; and (iii) water; (c) at least about 0.05% of a galactomannan polymer derivative with a net positive charge and having a mannose to galactose ratio of greater than 2:1 on a monomer to monomer basis, wherein the galactomannan polymer derivative has: (i) a molecular weight from about 1,000 to about 10,000,000; and (ii) a cationic charge density from about 0.7 meq/g to about 7 meq/g; and (d) at least about 20% of an aqueous carrier; all by weight of the shampoo composition.06-28-2012
20120164197Hair Care Compositions Comprising Sucrose Polyesters - A hair care composition having a conditioning active comprising a sucrose polyester having a melting point greater than about 30° C., an IBAR greater than about 5, an IV of about 3 to about 70, and an aqueous carrier, and may further comprise optional ingredients including but not limited to, silicone, cationic polymers, and fatty alcohols. The composition can also comprise a blend of sucrose polyesters, wherein the blend comprises two or more sucrose polyesters, wherein at least one sucrose polyester has a melting point greater than about 30° C., an IBAR greater than about 5, an IV of about 3 to about 70, and at least one sucrose polyester has an IBAR between about 1 and about 8, and an IV between about 1 and about 135, and wherein the sucrose polyester blend has an IBAR of at least 5 and an IV of about 1 and about 135.06-28-2012
20120164196SERICIN CATIONIC NANOPARTICLES FOR APPLICATION IN PRODUCTS FOR HAIR AND DYED HAIR - The objective of this patent application is the application/use of sericin nanoparticles m cosmetic formulas for hair care, as an agent that bestows/gives gloss and softness and promotes maintenance of coloration in dyed hair06-28-2012
20120164195Cosmetic Films - Personal care products, including cosmetics, are provided as solid, water-soluble polymeric films which adhere to a human integument when wetted. The invention also relates to such films having plural laminated layers, at least two of which possess different cosmetic or therapeutic characteristics.06-28-2012
20110182955WATER- AND ACTIVE INGREDIENT-CONTAINING GEL - The invention relates to a hydrogel formed from water, at least one gel former, at least one pharmaceutical active ingredient or cosmetic ingredient and, optionally, further auxiliaries and additives obtainable by a) mixing water and optionally including auxiliaries and additives when appropriate, b) adding the gel former and homogenizing the mixture, c) adding the pharmaceutical active ingredient or cosmetic ingredient and, optionally, ionic compounds which induce gel formation, and homogenizing the mixture, d) pouring out the mixture onto a support and e) cooling the mixture to form the hydrogel, where steps a) to d) are carried out at a temperature between 79 and 95° C. This hydrogel is suitable for administering cosmetic ingredients onto or via the skin or mucous membrane of a human, in particular in the form of a cosmetic face pack.07-28-2011
20100209464Color Cosmetic - A foundation having a shade which covers a wide spectrum of different skin tones and undertones, comprises red and gold interference pigments, which provide a formula that is adaptable to both red and yellow skin undertones. The composition virtually eliminates the risk of application of the wrong foundation color, and provides enhanced color and textural effects, and superior optical performance.08-19-2010
20110182956Porous, Dissolvable Solid Substrate and Surface Resident Coating Comprising Matrix Microspheres - The present invention relates to personal care compositions, especially those personal care compositions in the form of a personal care article that is a porous dissolvable solid substrate. The porous dissolvable solid substrate has a surface resident coating comprising a surface resident coating comprising from about 25% to about 70% of a starch derived material, from about 5% to about 60% of a cationic surfactant conditioner, and from about 5% to about 60% of a perfume, that can provide a consumer benefit.07-28-2011
20120315314BASE MAKEUP COSMETIC AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A base makeup cosmetic satisfying the relationship expressed by the following Formula (1) and the relationship expressed by the following Formula (2) and exhibiting a hue angle of the cosmetic in a range of from 40° to 80°, wherein, when incident light falls on a light-receiving surface from a direction at −45° relative to the light-receiving surface, the light-receiving surface being a surface of a coating layer obtained by applying the base makeup cosmetic, (C*45) and (angle h*45) respectively represent the chroma (C*45) and hue angle (angle h*45) of reflected light in a specular reflection direction (a direction at)45°; and, when incident light falls on the light-receiving surface from a direction at −45° relative to the light-receiving surface, (C*0) and (angle h*0) respectively represent the chroma (C*0) and hue angle (angle h*0) of reflected light in a diffuse reflection direction (a direction at 0°).12-13-2012
20120315313LIQUID-FILLED CHITOSAN-ANIONIC LIPOSOLUBLE SURFACTANT CAPSULE DISPERSIONS - The present invention generally relates to the field of membranes. In particular, the present invention relates to a composition comprising bodies surrounded by a membrane. The composition are for example edible compositions. One embodiment of the present invention relates to a composition containing an oily fraction, a hydrophilic fraction, and at least one body, wherein the body comprises a shell comprising several molecular layers of chitosan and at least one lipidic phosphatidic acid surfactant; and a content comprising an internal phase containing a hydrophilic component and/or a hydrophobic component. The Composition may be used to protect a food product or to deliver specific properties to a product, for example.12-13-2012
20120315312CORE-SHELL PARTICLES WITH A HIGH CONTENT OF GLYCEROL, THEIR PRODUCTION AND USE - The invention relates to core-shell particles, the shell of which includes aggregated, hydrophobicized silicon dioxide particles, and the core of which includes a liquid phase, and in which the ratio of aggregated, hydrobicized silicon dioxide particles to the liquid phase, based on the total weight of the particles, is 2:98 to 40:60, where 60-100% by weight of glycerol is present in the liquid phase. The invention further encompasses the production of these core-shell particles and also their use for cosmetic purposes.12-13-2012
20120135059PREPARATION FOR ORAL CAVITY - Object of the present invention is to provide a preparation for oral cavity that is appropriately usable as a prophylactic agent for dental caries, a therapeutic agent for dental caries at early stage, a prophylactic and/or therapeutic agent for dentinal hypersensitivity, a preparation for the lining of a dentin cavity surface, or the like, which has a superior effect of sealing the dentinal tubules, is capable of improving the acid resistance of the teeth and re-calcifying the teeth, ensures a short-time treatment with an easy operation, and has a high safety and good aesthetic properties. The object is achieved by a preparation for oral cavity such as a prophylactic agent for dental caries and/or a therapeutic agent for dental caries at early stage, a prophylactic and/or therapeutic agent for dentinal hypersensitivity, a preparation for the lining of a dentin cavity surface, or the like, consisting of a liquid (A), in which fluoro-alumino-silicate glass microparticles are dispersed, and an aqueous inorganic phosphoric acid solution (B).05-31-2012
20120135056ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS HAVING PREDETERMINED EFFECTS AND METHODS FOR MAKING THE SAME - A personal care product comprises an antiperspirant product housed within a container. The antiperspirant product comprises a first portion comprising a first ingredient. A second portion is macroscopically separated from the first portion. The second portion has a composition different from the first portion and comprises a second ingredient effective to interact with the first ingredient to produce a predetermined effect.05-31-2012
20120135057ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS HAVING A DISPERSED COOLING SENSATION AGENT AND METHODS FOR MAKING THE SAME - A personal care product comprises an antiperspirant product that is housed within a container. The antiperspirant product comprises a dispersed cooling sensation agent that is adsorbed onto surfaces of silica particles that are dispersed throughout the antiperspirant product, absorbed into pores of the silica particles or a combination thereof.05-31-2012
20120135058NANODISPERSIONS - The invention provides process for making contra-soluble nano-dispersions of at most sparingly-soluble materials in a soluble carrier material comprising the steps of: 05-31-2012
20100172943PEPTIDE NANOPARTICLES AND USES THEREFOR - The present invention provides nanoparticle compositions including one or more peptides. The present invention achieves transdermal delivery of such peptides without the need for peptide modification, or for use of chemical or mechanical abrasion or disruption of skin.07-08-2010
20120219606Oral Care Compositions Comprising Spherical Fused Silica - An oral care composition comprising fused silica, wherein at least 95% of the fused silica particles are spherical.08-30-2012
20120219608EMULSION COSMETIC - Provided is an emulsified cosmetic composition having an excellent UV-protective effect, an excellent transparent feeling, an excellent feeling upon application, and an excellent long-term stability. The emulsified cosmetic composition is characterized by containing a powder which is produced by subjecting a zinc oxide powder (A) having an average particle diameter of 0.1 to 1 μm, an average particle thickness of 0.01 to 0.2 μm, and an average aspect ratio of 3 or more to surface treatment with a silane or silazane compound having a C08-30-2012
20120219607Pearlescent Pigments on the Basis of Fine and Thin Synthetic Substrates - The invention relates to pearlescent pigments comprising a largely transparent platelet-shaped synthetic substrate having a density ρ08-30-2012
20120251601REFRESH DEODORIZING STRIPS - A device for releasing a chemical agent onto a skin of a user, comprising a strip comprising a material that is dissolvable due to heat or moisture under an arm of the user, wherein the chemical agent is at least one of a deodorant or antiperspirant, and wherein the strip encloses the chemical agent in the strip, the chemical agent not being released until the strip dissolves around the chemical agent.10-04-2012
20120251606COSMETIC COMPRISING MULTI-COLORED LUSTROUS PEARLESCENT PIGMENTS - A cosmetic containing a pearlescent pigment comprising a substrate and a first layer, wherein the first layer comprises iron oxide, wherein the iron has from about 1% to about 30% Fe(II) and from about 70% to about 99% Fe(III).10-04-2012
20120251605Surface-Treatment Agent For Powder For Use In Cosmetic And Cosmetic Containing Powder Treated With The Same - The present invention relates to a surface-treatment agent for powders for use in cosmetics, including a specific polymer having a specified carbosiloxane dendrimer structure, as well as a cosmetic comprising a powder which has been treated with the above surface-treatment agent. The surface-treated powder does not generate hydrogen, and therefore is safe. Further the surface-treated powder can exhibits, good compatibility with other cosmetic raw materials, and thereby, the stability of the formulation in cosmetics can be improved. The surface-treated powder can provide cosmetics with good water resistance, good sebum resistance, good glossiness, a good tactile sensation, good adhesive properties to hair and/or skin, or the like. The cosmetic can also have superior surface protective properties, a superior outer appearance, and/or a superior sensation during use.10-04-2012
20120171263Oil-In-Water Nanoemulsion Containing Brazil Nut Oil, As Well As Cosmetic Composition And Cosmetic Product Comprising Same And Use Of Said Nanoemulsion - The present invention refers to an oil-in-water nanoemulsion comprising Brazil nut oil and an emulsifying system for cosmetic use, particularly for hair care. The emulsifying system comprises at least one non-ionic surfactant and at least one cationic component selected from a cationic surfactant and a cationic polymer. Another objective of the present invention is cosmetic compositions and cosmetic products that comprise a nanoemulsion characterized above.07-05-2012
20120171265SILK FIBROIN HYDROGELS AND USES THEREOF - The present specification provides for methods for purifying fibroins, purified fibroins, methods of conjugating biological and synthetic molecules to fibroins, fibroins conjugated to such molecules, methods of making fibroin hydrogels, fibroin hydrogels and fibroin hydrogel formulations useful for a variety of medical uses, including, without limitation uses as bulking agents, tissue space fillers, templates for tissue reconstruction or regeneration, cell culture scaffolds for tissue engineering and for disease models, surface coating to improve medical device function, or drug delivery devices.07-05-2012
20120171266COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE COMPOSITIONS - Cosmetic compositions which, when applied to the skin, mask skin imperfections and provide more uniform skin tone are described. The compositions can be formulated to address the needs of users having a specific skin tone. The compositions include one or more pigments (e.g., iron oxides) and may also include reflective particles such as mica coated with iron oxide and/or titanium dioxide. The compositions can be oil-in-water emulsions comprising a discontinuous oil phase dispersed in a continuous aqueous phase. The compositions can also include emollients, one or more skin sheen additives, a film former (e.g., polycyclopentadiene) and isohexadecane. Compositions formulated for lighter skin tones can include one or more sunscreen agents. The compositions can be formulated to have high color transfer resistance. Methods of making the compositions and methods of treatment comprising applying the compositions to the skin are also described.07-05-2012
20120251600SKIN COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - Provided are body corrective cosmetic formulations and methods of use thereof.10-04-2012
20120251599MAKEUP COMPOSITION COMPRISING ENCAPSULATED CARBON BLACK - The present invention relates to cosmetic make-up compositions, in particular mascaras, comprising carbon black encapsulated in a spherical silica matrix. These compositions are characterized by a deep and glossy black colour.10-04-2012
20120251598ORGANOPOLYSILOXANE ELASTOMER COMPOSITION AND COSMETIC CONTAINING THE SAME - The present invention provide a paste organopolysiloxane elastomer composition comprises at least: (I) specific organopolysiloxane elastomer microparticle and (II) an oil that is a liquid at 25° C.; wherein the organopolysiloxane elastomer microparticle of the component (I) is a spherical or an amorphous microparticle having a volume-average particle diameter of 2 to 50 μm and can absorb 200 or more parts by mass of a methyl polysiloxane having a dynamic viscosity of 10 mm10-04-2012
20090252774POWDER SURFACE-TREATED WITH AN ORGANOPOLYSILOXANE HAVING CARBOXYL GROUPS, A DISPERSION OF THE SAME, AND A COSMETIC COMPRISING THE SAME - A powder surface-treated with an organopolysiloxane represented by the following average compositional formula (1):10-08-2009
20120076844Sheet-Like Cosmetic - The present invention is a sheet-like cosmetic produced by impregnating a non-woven fabric with a cosmetic comprising (A) 4-methoxysalicylic acid or a salt thereof and (B) a water soluble polysaccharide. It also provides a sheet-like cosmetic that additionally comprises (C) an oil component, (D) an alkyl-modified carboxyvinyl polymer, (E) a water soluble polymer other than said (B) and (D), and (F) hydroxylamine or a derivative thereof.03-29-2012
20120076842COSMETIC USE OF TYR-ARG DIPEPTIDE TO COMBAT CUTANEOUS SAGGING - The present invention concerns a new cosmetic use of Tyr-Arg dipeptide to stimulate molecules of the extracellular matrix in order to prevent and treat cutaneaous sagging, in particular due to natural gravity.03-29-2012
20120076841Porous Particles Loaded with Cosmetically or Pharmaceutically Active Compounds - Individualized porous particles having a volume-average diameter of less than or equal to 10 μm and a specific surface area of greater than or equal to 1 m03-29-2012
20120076839ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS - Anhydrous antiperspirant compositions containing an encapsulated fragrance, in which the encapsulate shell comprises an aminoplast resin, and preferably a melamine/formaldehyde resin. The encapsulates have a weight average particle diameter in the range of 25 to 60 μm, a shell having a measured thickness in the range of from 1 to 10 μm and an average in the range of from 5 to 8 μm, a ratio of the shell thickness to the average particle diameter in the range of from 1:5 to 1:10 and a Hysitron hardness in the range of from 2 MPa to 50 MPa, particularly 15 to 25 MPa, enabling them do be advantageously employed in the anhydrous antiperspirant compositions.03-29-2012
20100047300PEARLESCENT PIGMENTS CONTAINING COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - The present invention is directed to a cosmetic composition comprising an effect pigment based on a glass flake as a substrate with a coating, said coating comprising at least one layer of at least one high refractive material, said material having a refractive index of at least 1.8, and/or a semitransparent metal coating wherein said glass flakes comprising the following composition: 65-75 wt.-% silicon oxide, preferably SiO02-25-2010
20100047299USE OF GDF-5 FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OR MAINTENANCE OF DERMAL APPEARANCE - The present invention is directed to novel methods and compositions containing growth factor proteins. Said compositions are specifically designed to optimize the amount of crucial structural elements of mammalian tissues. The invention is especially useful for the preservation and improvement of dermal tissue appearance.02-25-2010
20100047293FRAGRANCE EMITTING PATCH - The present invention relates to a fragrance emitting patch that a user can attach to the body or an article of clothing, and more particularly to a fragrance emitting patch having a configuration that permits the easy application and removal of the fragrance emitting patch by a user.02-25-2010
20100047292METHODS OF PROCESSING MICROPARTICLES AND COMPOSITIONS PRODUCED THEREBY - A method for processing multi-phasic dispersions is provided. The method comprises providing a multi-phasic dispersion including dispersed and continuous phases, positioning the multi-phasic dispersion within a chamber capable of being pressurized, pressurizing the chamber with a first gas to a pressure less than the supercritical pressure of the gas, and contacting the multi-phasic dispersion with the first gas.02-25-2010
20100047301Dry Nail Polish Applique Delivery System - A nail appliqué product for delivering nail additives to a fingernail. The appliqué has an adhesive layer that, in use, is in direct contact with a wearer's fingernail. The adhesive layer contains additives such as vitamins, minerals and/or drugs that are delivered to a fingernail after the appliqué is affixed thereto. The appliqué is flexible and conformable to a fingernail and it continues to deliver additive for an extended period of time.02-25-2010
20100278888COMPOSITION FOR COSMETIC RAW MATERIAL CONTAINING CELLULOSE DYED WITH NATURAL COLORING MATTER HAVING IMPROVED PHOTOSTABILITY, AND VISUAL CARRIER SYSTEM COMPRISING THE SAME - The present invention relates to a composition for cosmetic raw material containing cellulose dyed with a natural coloring matter having improved photostability, and a visual carrier system comprising the same. In the composition for cosmetic raw material and the visual carrier system comprising the same according to the present invention, by using no iron oxide chemical coloring matter and applying a typical and natural dyeing method of cloths to the microcrystalline cellulose that is the cosmetic raw material, photostability that is a problem of the natural coloring matter in the related art is largely improved.11-04-2010
20100278883USE OF AMPHIPHILIC SELF-ASSEMBLING PROTEINS FOR FORMULATING POORLY WATER-SOLUBLE EFFECT SUBSTANCES - The invention relates to the use of amphiphilic self-assembling proteins for formulating poorly water-soluble effect substances.11-04-2010
20120177711HYDROPHILIC POLYURETHANE UREA SOLUTIONS - The invention relates to a coating composition containing at least one polyurethane urea which is terminated with a copolymer unit of polyethylene oxide and poly-C07-12-2012
20120177708EASILY DISPERSIBLE LIPIDIC PHASE - The present invention relates to the use of a lipidic phase comprising an oil and a lipophilic additive (LPA), which is suitable to make an oil-in-water emulsion by application of low energy or a manual operation. The lipidic phase contains a Lipophilic Additive (LPA) which forms self-assembly structures inside the emulsion oil droplets. The aqueous phase contains a hydrophilic emulsifier and the lipidic and aqueous phases are mixed without using classical high shearing devices or homogenisers.07-12-2012
20120177709LOW PH STRUCTURED SURFACTANT COMPOSITION - An aqueous, low pH structured surfactant composition, contains, based on 100 parts by weight of the composition, from about 3 parts by weight to about 40 parts by weight of one or more anionic surfactants selected from anionic phosphate ester surfactants, anionic sulfonate surfactants, and anionic carboxylate surfactants, wherein the composition exhibits a pH of less than about 5, exhibits shear-thinning viscosity, and is capable of suspending water insoluble or partially water soluble components.07-12-2012
20120177707METALLIC OXIDE PARTICLE-CONTAINING RESIN POWDER, DISPERSION LIQUID AND AQUEOUS DISPERSION ELEMENT INCLUDING THE SAME, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING METALLIC OXIDE PARTICLE-CONTAINING RESIN POWDER, AND COSMETIC MATERIAL - The present invention relates to metallic oxide particle-containing resin powder of in which metallic oxide particles having a UV shielding function, in which the average particle diameter of the resin powder is 0.1 μm to 1 μm, are contained in a (meth)acrylic-based resin. The metallic oxide particles are particles that include one or two or more selected from the group of zinc oxide, titanium oxide, cerium oxide, and iron oxide, and have an average particle diameter of 0.003 μm to 0.1 μm. The content of the metallic oxide particles in the resin powder is 1% by mass to 80% by mass, and the metallic oxide particles are dispersed in the resin powder without being exposed on the surface of the resin powder. The powder includes fine particles, and the UV absorbing performance and the transparency with respect to visible light rays are improved.07-12-2012
20100272764MICROENCAPSULATED COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR TISSUE MINERALIZATION - The present invention is directed to compositions, products and methods useful for bone and tooth mineralization. The compositions comprise polymer microcapsules containing aqueous salt solutions. The shells of the microcapsules can be semi-permeable or impermeable. Solutions of calcium, fluoride and phosphate salts are particularly useful in the compositions of the invention. The microcapsules are preferably prepared by surfactant free inverse emulsion interfacial polymerization. Bone products include cements, scaffolds and bioactive glass. Dental products include pastes, gels, rinses and many other dental materials.10-28-2010
20100272766Cosmetic Compositions - The present invention relates to pigmented emulsion cosmetic compositions containing emulsifying silicone elastomers that provide a natural appearance to the skin upon application. In particular, these cosmetic compositions are formulated such that agglomeration of the pigment upon application to the skin is minimized.10-28-2010
20100272765Stable emulsion and process for preparing the same - The invention relates to a stable emulsion comprising (a) an oil; (b) water; (c) a surfactant; and (d) solid particulate material, wherein an emulsion comprising the oil, water, and the surfactant has a transitional phase inversion point, wherein the stable emulsion contains droplets having a d50 value of below 1 μm, and wherein the shelf life time of an emulsion comprising compounds (a) to (d) is longer than the shelf life time of emulsions containing only compounds (a) to (c).10-28-2010
20100272763SKIN EXTERNAL PREPARATION AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME - A skin external preparation includes an oil-in-water emulsion composition. The emulsion composition contains first oil droplet particles having a minimum particle diameter of 200 nm or more and second oil droplet particles having an average particle diameter of 70 nm or less. The first oil droplet particles contain a first functional oil component, and the second oil droplet particles contain a second functional oil component. A method of producing the skin external preparation includes mixing a first emulsion containing the first oil droplet particles having a minimum particle diameter of 200 nm or more and a second emulsion containing the second oil droplet particles having an average particle diameter of 70 nm or less10-28-2010
20100015186HYDROGEL PARTICLE - A hydrogel particle contains a continuous phase portion of non-crosslinked hydrogel and a large number of disperse phase portions dispersed in the continuous phase portion. Each of the large number of disperse phase portions is a solid phase containing an oil component and particles of zinc oxide dispersed therein.01-21-2010
20090098172SURFACTANT, AND EMULSION COSMETIC AND LIPOSOME EACH CONTAINING THE SAME - The invention provides a surfactant comprising at least one trehalose-6-fatty acid ester selected from those represented by the following formula:04-16-2009
20090081261Liquid foundation, a makeup method, and a kit for implementing such a method - The present invention relates to a foundation including at least one coloring agent having non-zero magnetic susceptibility, the foundation presenting in bulk a hue angle h lying in the range 30° to 70° and lightness L* lying in the range 25 to 80, the coloring agent being selected in such a manner that the foundation, under the action of a magnetic field, can present maximum variation in hue angle Δh03-26-2009
20120225104COMPOSITION OF ECHIUM OIL AND ESTERS, MANUFACTURING METHOD AND APPLICATION THEREOF - The present invention provides a composition comprising ester carriers and blocks. The ester carriers are composed of Carnauba wax. The carrier has a structure comprising many enclosed regions in a nanometer dimension. The blocks are composed of Echium oil. The blocks are disposed in the enclosed regions. Additionally, the present invention provides applications of such composition, and the applications are related to skin care.09-06-2012
20100008959Cosmetic and Therapeutic Stick Products - A composition wherein phase or chemically incompatible components are introduced into a stick composition through the use of a microparticle delivery system.01-14-2010
20100008957FORMULATIONS HAVING IMPROVED COMPATIBILITY WITH NONWOVEN SUBSTRATES - Nonwoven and elastomeric substrates having formulations disposed thereon, wherein the formulations have improved compatibility with the substrate, are disclosed herein. More particularly, the formulations can be applied on the substrates without compromising the elastomeric properties and overall integrity of the substrate. Laminated articles using one or more of the nonwoven and elastomeric substrates having the formulations disposed thereon are further disclosed.01-14-2010
20100008958SUBSTRATES HAVING FORMULATIONS WITH IMPROVED TRANSFERABILITY - Substrates having formulations disposed thereon, wherein the formulations have improved transfer rates from the substrate to skin, are disclosed herein. More particularly, the formulations can be applied to nonwoven, particularly elastomeric substrates, as well as tissue paper, and can be easily and efficiently transferred from the substrate to the skin of a user upon intimate contact thereto. Laminated articles using one or more of the substrates having the formulations disposed thereon are further disclosed.01-14-2010
20120237578Microcapsules produced from blended sol-gel precursors and method for producing the same - The present invention features microcapsule particles with an oil or aqueous liquid core, and shell composed of a blend of metal or semi-metal oxide polymers. Methods for preparing and using the microcapsule particles in personal care, therapeutic, cosmetic and cosmeceutic products are also provided.09-20-2012
20120258153METHOD FOR PRODUCING HAIR COSMETIC PRODUCT - It is an object of the present invention to provide a method for producing a hair cosmetic product comprising protein nanoparticles which is obtained by mixing an aqueous medium and an oil medium, wherein the method enables stable emulsification without losing the performance of the protein nanoparticles. The present invention provides a method for producing a hair cosmetic product containing protein nanoparticles which is obtained by mixing an aqueous medium and an oil medium, wherein (a) protein nanoparticles having a mean particle size of 10 to 200 nm are mixed with an aqueous medium having a pH value different from the isoelectric point of the protein at an amount of 0.01% by weight to 5% by weight based on the total weight of the entire solution; and (b) the obtained liquid is mixed with a substance selected from a cationic substance and an anionic substance, which has an electric charge that is on the same side as that of the protein obtained in the step (a).10-11-2012
20090060958ORAL CARE STRIP OR TAPE AND METHODS OF USE AND MANUFACTURE THEREOF - This invention relates to oral care composition, methods of use and methods of manufacture thereof in the form of a toothtape that can be used to brush or clean teeth and the oral cavity. Particularly, the invention relates to a non-traditional dentifrice that comes in the form of a tape that can, for example, adhere to the oral cavity and particularly the teeth and be dispensed for single use.03-05-2009
20090060961Spongelike Structure and Powder, As Well As Process for Producing the Same - An object of the present invention is to provide a spongelike structure or a powder having fibers three-dimensionally arranged therein with high dispersibility, whose apparent density can be designed depending on the purpose or utility, as well as a process producing them. A fiber dispersion in which fibers having a number mean diameter in a predetermined range are dispersed in a dispersion medium, and this fiber dispersion is dried to remove the dispersion medium, thereby, a spongelike structure and a powder are produced.03-05-2009
20090060959HYDROUS POWDERY COSMETIC PREPARATION - A water-containing powdery cosmetic preparation comprises (a) hydrophobic particles having a surface area of at least 80 m03-05-2009
20120315315Foam Formulations Containing at Least One Triterpenoid - The invention relates to a foam formulation comprising an emulsion, comprising an oil phase and an aqueous phase, wherein the emulsion comprises at least one triterpenoid. Further the invention relates to anemulsion comprising an oil phase and an aqueous phase, wherein the emulsion comprises at least one triterpenoid selected from the group consisting of betulin, betulinic acid, lupeol, erythrodiol, oleanolic acid, (C12-13-2012
20120263768PHOTOPROTECTIVE COMPOSITION BASED ON A 2-ALKOXY-4-ALKYL KETONE PHENOL COMPOUND; USE OF SAID COMPOUND FOR INCREASING THE SUN PROTECTION FACTOR - The present invention relates to a fluid composition intended for protecting the skin and/or hair against ultraviolet radiation, characterized by the fact that it comprises, in a cosmetically acceptable aqueous support, at least: (a) one photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation; and (b) one 2-alkoxy-4-alkyl ketone phenol compound. The present invention also relates to the use of a 2-alkoxy-4-alkyl ketone phenol compound in a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation.10-18-2012
20120263767MAKEUP COMPOSITION COMPRISING A BLACK COLOUR MIXTURE OF PIGMENTS - The invention relates to cosmetic compositions comprising a black colour subtractive mixture consisting of at least one blue organic pigment, at least one yellow organic pigment and at least one red organic pigment, which are mixed homogeneously, said mixture having a luminance value L*(15°) of less than 30.10-18-2012
20120225105SUGAR-BASED DISPERSION - Disclosed is a stable anhydrous dispersion comprising a dispersed sugar phase comprising granulated sugar and powdered sugar, wherein the dispersion comprises 55% to 75% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of a combination of granulated sugar and powdered sugar, and a continuous oil phase, wherein the dispersion comprises at least 20% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of an oil.09-06-2012
20120258152COSMETIC PREPARATIONS - Cosmetic preparations and formulations are described, comprising high concentration (from at least 75% to at least 95%) of thermal mineral waters within the aqueous portion of the formulation. In preferred embodiments, the thermal mineral waters are rendered more bioavailable by pre-fermentation with a microorganism such as the yeast 10-11-2012
20120258150PARTICLES COMPRISING VOLATILE MATERIALS AND PARTICLE GAS SATURATED SOLUTION PROCESSES FOR MAKING SAME - Particles containing a polymer and a volatile material, such as a perfume, and particle gas saturated solution (PGSS) processes for making such particles are provided.10-11-2012
20120082709COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERY OF MATERIALS - Compositions for delivering release materials, for example drugs, agricultural materials, other bioactive materials, cosmetic materials, organic or inorganic compounds which take part in or catalyse a chemical reaction, a fragrance-emitting material for a vaporizer, or a lubricating material. The release material is associated with a crystalline carrier. The carrier may be a crystalline polymer containing a plurality of crystalline groups or a crystalline monomer which contains a single crystalline group, the crystalline group preferably comprising a straight chain polymethylene radical containing at least 16 carbon atoms. Some of the carriers are obtained by modifying hyaluronic acid, collagen, gelatin, a polysaccharide, a carbohydrate or cyclodextran. The release material may contain a similar crystalline group, for example may be an active compound which has been modified to introduce a crystalline group.04-05-2012
20120082708NOVEL METHOD FOR PREPARING COMPOSITE PARTICLE COMPRISING SURFACE TREATMENT LAYER OF SUNSCREENING AGENT FORMED THEREON - The present invention relates to a method of preparing a composite powder comprising a surface treatment layer of sunscreen. The present invention prepares a composite powder comprising a surface treatment layer of sunscreen by a dry process that does not require separate dehydration and drying processes, and thus, the prepared composite powder may be uniformly surface-treated with more quantities of sunscreens compared to a composite powder comprising a surface treatment layer of sunscreen prepared by a conventional wet process, may exhibit remarkably improved sun screen effect, and be useful for a cosmetic composition.04-05-2012
20120082707ANTIPERSPIRANT PRODUCTS HAVING ANTIBACTERIAL PROTECTION AND PROCESSES FOR MAKING THE SAME - A personal care product comprises an antiperspirant product that comprises an active antiperspirant compound, and titanium dioxide particles that comprise anhydrous silver compound selected from the group consisting of anhydrous silver chloride, anhydrous silver lactate, anhydrous silver citrate, and mixtures thereof.04-05-2012
20120189676Cosmetic Compositions Comprising Cyanodiphenylacrylates - A composition comprising at least one α-cyanodiphenylacrylate and at least oxyalkylenated organosiloxane emulsifier, and a method for stabilizing a composition by formulating with at least one α-cyanodiphenylacrylate and at least one oxyalkylenated organosiloxane emulsifier.07-26-2012
20120189674Compositions for topical delivery of the pharmacologically active compounds - Novel compositions for topical drug delivery of the pharmaceutically active compounds which allow active compounds to pass through the stratum corneum, epidermis and deliver to the deeper layers of the skin, dermis, are developed. The active compounds are encapsulated into the phospholipid spheres or bilayers. The phospholipid emulsion technology utilized in the skincare products provides a vastly superior method of active ingredient delivery. This method allows pharmacologically active compounds to penetrate through outer layers of the skin to reach the deep layers. As a result, the products are highly effective, cosmetically elegant and gentle on the skin.07-26-2012
20090035338Inverse emulsions comprising avermectins and cosmetic/dermatological applications thereof - Physically and chemically stable, oxidation-resistant, cosmetic/dermatological inverse emulsions contain a therapeutically effective amount of at least one avermectin compound, notably ivermectin, a glycolic or aqueous/glycolic dispersed hydrophilic phase, a continuous lipophilic phase and an emulsifier having an HLB ranging from 2 and 7, and are useful for the treatment of a variety of dermatological conditions/afflictions, e.g., rosacea.02-05-2009
20120258154PARTICULATE UV PROTECTION AGENT - The present invention relates to particulate UV protection agents which are obtainable by hydrothermal treatment of a particulate metal oxide and subsequent application of a manganese oxide coating, and to the preparation and use thereof. The present invention furthermore relates to novel compositions, in particular for topical application, which are intended, in particular, for light protection of the skin and/or hair against UV radiation and free-radical-induced stress, and to the use thereof in the above-mentioned cosmetic application.10-11-2012
20110123583MULTI-LAYERED LAMELLAR GRANULE AND SKIN EXTERNAL APPLICATION COMPOSITION CONTAINING SAME - Provided are: a multi-layered lamellar granule comprising a nucleating agent, a ceramide-containing artificial stratum corneum lipid lamellar layer which encases the nucleating agent and a polymer layer disposed on the artificial stratum corneum lipid lamellar layer; and an external skin application composition comprising the same. The external skin application composition shows improved moisturizing and barrier repair capabilities when applied to the skin, which can be advantageously used in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.05-26-2011
20110123580Cosmetic Material and Cosmetic Method for Touch-up - It is intended to provide a cosmetic composition suitable for touch-up that has both of such simplicity that anyone can easily use it, as with a face powder, and a natural, beautiful finish with a good coverage, as with a foundation, and to provide a cosmetic method using the same. The present invention provides a solid powdery cosmetic composition for touch-up comprising: a) 10 to 60% talc in a plate form having an average particle size D50 of 15 to 40 μm; b) 6 to 12% pigment-grade titanium oxide; and c) 6 to 9% oil, and a cosmetic method using the cosmetic composition. In the cosmetic composition of the present invention, the viscosity of the oil is preferably 100 cps or lower.05-26-2011
20110123579Cosmetic Composition For Diminishing The Appearance Of Lines And Pores - Silicone-in-water emulsions and methods for reducing the appearance of lines, wrinkles and the size of pores in the skin are provided. The emulsions comprise at least one silicone, comprising at least one silicone elastomer, a silica, a film forming cosmetic patch component, and water.05-26-2011
20110123578Cooling Substrates With Hydrophilic Containment Layer and Method of Making - Wiping products, such as facial tissues, contain an interior temperature change composition and an exterior hydrophilic lotion composition that can provide a cooling sensation when contacted with the skin of a user. The temperature change composition, for instance, can contain one or more phase change agents that undergo a phase change at slightly elevated temperatures. The phase change agents, in one embodiment, can have a relatively high heat of fusion. When undergoing a phase change, the phase change agents absorb heat and thereby provide a cooling feeling to the skin of a user. The hydrophilic lotion composition may contain a carrier and a thermo-reversible gelling agent. The hydrophilic lotion composition maintains the temperature change composition within the tissue and helps to prevent skin irritation.05-26-2011
20120231058Cosmetic Composition Containing Inorganic Powder - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising: (i) boron nitride; and (ii) one or more kinds of inorganic powders selected from the group consisting of cerium oxide, titanium oxide, talc, aluminum oxide, iron oxide, zinc oxide and mica. UVA, UVB and near-IR may be simultaneously screened by applying the cosmetic composition.09-13-2012
20120231059Concentrates For Treating Substrates - Described are compositions, containing a. compounds selected from (i.) hydrogenated and/or non-hydrogenated, ethoxylated and/or propoxylated triglycerides of ricinoleic acid having degree of ethoxylation and/or propoxylation of ≧20, (ii.) addition products of 2-50 mol ethylene oxide on sorbitan monoesters and/or diesters of saturated or unsaturated fatty acids having 6-22 carbon atoms, and (iii.) addition products of 2-50 mol ethylene oxide and 1-20 mol propylene oxide on alpha olefin epoxides having 8-22 carbon atoms and ring-opened with polyols, b. ethoxylated and/or propoxylated glycerol fatty acid monoester and/or diester having degree of ethoxylation of ≦20, c. polyol selected from glycerol, diglycerol, trigylcerol, tetraglycerol, alkylene glycols and polyalkylene glycols, d. glycerol fatty acid monoester of the general formula (I), where R09-13-2012
20080317790Process for Treatment of Kappa Carrageenan - The present invention relates to a process for treating precipitated carrageenan, comprising the steps of (a) treating the precipitated carrageenan with an aqueous treatment solution containing an alkali or a salt, (b) washing the treated precipitated carrageenan in water, and (c) drying the washed precipitated carrageenan.12-25-2008
20080299159Anti-acne skin agent for external use - It is an object of the present invention to provide an anti-acne skin agent for external use which comprises highly safe protein nanoparticles having high transparency due to the small particle size, moisturizing properties, and high permeability into skin. The present invention provides an anti-acne skin agent for external use, which comprises protein nanoparticles containing an active ingredient.12-04-2008
20080299157SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS HAVING UNIQUE TEXTURE PROPERTIES - The present invention is directed to a skin care composition comprising (a) at least one high internal phase emollient-in-water emulsion; (b) at least one thickening agent; (c) at least one primary emulsifier chosen from a water-in-silicone emulsifier; (d) at least one non-emulsifying silicone elastomer; (e) at least one active agent; and (f) water. Also disclosed is a method of treating skin with the above-disclosed skin care composition.12-04-2008
20080299156SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING A HIGH INTERNAL PHASE EMULSION - The present invention is directed to a skin care composition comprising (a) at least one high internal phase emollient-in-water emulsion; (b) at least one fatty compound, capable of forming a liquid crystal; (c) at least one thickening agent; (d) at least one active agent; and (e) water. Also disclosed is a method of treating skin with the above-disclosed skin care composition.12-04-2008
20080299155Color cosmetic compositions for topical anti-aging skin treatment - This invention discloses color cosmetic compositions and methods for anti-aging treatments that utilize plant-based copper antioxidant complexes.12-04-2008
20080299154COSMETIC HAIR COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING METAL-OXIDE LAYERED PIGMENTS AND METHODS OF USE - The disclosure relates to cosmetic hair compositions containing metal-oxide layered pigments. The disclosure also relates to the use of the metal-oxide layered pigments in cosmetic hair compositions. The disclosure also relates to compositions containing film-formers and stabilizers in combination with the metal-oxide layered pigments.12-04-2008
20110002970PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF NANO ZINC OXIDE PARTICLES - A process for the preparation of nano zinc oxide particles comprising dissolving a zinc metal precursor in a solvent to obtain a first solution; dissolving a base in an alcohol to obtain an alkali solution; and adding the alkali solution to the first solution over a predetermined period of time to obtain nano zinc oxide particles in solution.01-06-2011
20110002968COSMETIC OR DERMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING AN ORCHID EXTRACT, AND COSMETIC CARE METHOD USING SAID COMPOSITION - Cosmetic or dermatological compositions contain an orchid extract obtained from at least a part of the species 01-06-2011
20100221297METHOD OF PRODUCING EMULSION OR DISPERSION AND FOOD, SKIN EXTERNAL PREPARATION AND DRUG CONTAINING EMULSION OR DISPERSION OBTAINED BY THE PRODUCTION METHOD - A water-soluble organic solvent solution containing a natural ingredient that has been extracted from a natural animal or plant using a water-soluble organic solvent and an aqueous solution are passed through respective microflow channels each of which has a cross-sectional area at a narrowest portion of from 1 μm09-02-2010
20120263769Ultraviolet Absorber-Including Clay Mineral And Cosmetics Containing The Same - The present invention provides an ultraviolet absorber-including clay mineral, which allows an ultraviolet absorber to be blended, as a powder component, into cosmetic preparations, can effectively absorb a wide range of ultraviolet light, and has excellent inclusion amount and inclusion strength; and cosmetics containing the same. The ultraviolet absorber-including clay mineral is characterized in that a polybase and an anionic ultraviolet absorber are intercalated between the layers of a water-swellable clay mineral. The polybase is preferably a polymer having a nitrogen-containing group that can become a cation. The anionic ultraviolet absorber is preferably one or more selected from 2-phenylbenzimidazole-5-sulfonic acid, 2-hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone-5-sulfonic acid, and their sodium salts.10-18-2012
20100136066Novel Inverse Latex Of Anionic Polyelectrolytes In Silicones Oils; Cosmetic Use - Composition comprising an oil phase, an aqueous phase, at least one emulsifying system of water-in-oil (W/O) type, optionally at least one emulsifying system of 5 oil-in-water (O/W) type, in the form of an inverse latex comprising from 10% to 80% by mass and preferably from 20% to 70% by mass and most preferably from 30% to 60% by mass, of a linear partially or totally salified anionic polyelectrolyte, with wherein in that said oil phase comprises a silicone oil or a mixture of silicone oils; its use to thicken and or to emulsify cosmetic; dermopharmaceutical or pharmaceutical compositions.06-03-2010
20110038906Aloe powder, aloe juice, and method for producing the same - In the conventional technology, macromolecular polysaccharides, which the aloe vera gel inherently has, are broken down into small molecules for the following reasons: First, cellulose is broken down by the enzyme such as cellulose; Second, agitation in the cellulose breakdown process by the enzyme of cellulase and the like is performed in a heated state for an extended period of time; Third, nearly the same technique is employed also in the aloin absorption process by the activated charcoal; Fourth, a plurality of times of filtering causes intense oxidation to the gel juice. For the reasons described above, the molecular weight of macromolecular polysaccharides, which the aloe vera gel inherently has, is reduced to 80,000 dalton or less. Therefore, by use of the conventional technology, it is impossible to provide macromolecular polysaccharides that the aloe vera gel has in a state where aloin is removed.02-17-2011
20110038905SKIN ANTI-AGING AGENT FOR EXTERNAL USE - It is an object of the present invention to provide a skin anti-aging agent for external use which comprises highly safe protein nanoparticles having high transparency due to the small particle size and high permeability into skin. The present invention provides a skin anti-aging agent for external use, which comprises protein nanoparticles containing an active ingredient.02-17-2011
20110038904Gel Product - A gel construct includes a viscoelastic gel pad with migratory oils or also synthetic or triglyceride fluids, emollients, waxes, vitamins, humectants, pharmaceutical actives, and other hair or skin conditioning or treatment agents. The gel construct also includes a body, hair or skin-side layer on one major side surface of the gel pad which is permeable to the migratory agents of the gel. The gel construct optionally includes a barrier layer on the opposite major side surface of the gel pad to prevent the migratory agents of the gel from penetrating that layer. The gel construct may find use as, for example, an insole.02-17-2011
20110038903Apparatus and Process for Generating and Harvesting Adult Stem Cells and Fluid Associated with it from Skin and Omentum for Medical, Cosmetic, and Veterinary Use - Apparatus and process to create, expand, and localize the population of stem cells in adult tissues by placing a foreign body either in omentum or in the subcutaneous tissue. The apparatus 1) traps the granulation fluid, cells a fluid rich in a myriad of growth factors, 2) mobilizes and concentrates free-floating stem cells in the granulation fluid, and 3) stimulates the growth of a new tissue around the apparatus, which provides another source of stem cells. Stem cells obtained by this process can be used as freshly isolated or after culturing, which can be used for wound healing, treating diseases, and regenerating organs in animals and humans. The granulation fluid could substitute the stem cells in many of their applications and offers the convenience of an injectable medicine for treating animal and human diseases.02-17-2011
20110038902ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING ANTIPERSPIRANT COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS - Antiperspirant products and methods for manufacturing antiperspirant products are provided herein. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, an antiperspirant composition comprises a container and an antiperspirant product housed within the container. The antiperspirant product comprises a first portion and a second portion. The first portion comprises an emulsion having a water phase and an oil phase. The oil phase comprises cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 dimethicone. The second portion has a composition different from the first portion.02-17-2011
20110038901Method for Gentle Mechanical Generation of Finely Dispersed Micro-/Nano-Emulsions with Narrow Particle Size Distribution and Device for Carrying Out Said Method - This invention relates to a method for the mechanically protective production of finely dispersed micro-/nanoemulsions with narrow droplet size distribution, whereby drops are produced on the surface of a membrane or of a filter fabric, and the drops are detached from the membrane or filter fabric surface by motion of the membrane or of the filter fabric in a first immiscible liquid phase in which pronounced stretching flow components in particular, besides shear flow components, bring about the detachment of the drops formed on the membrane surface especially efficiently and protectively. The invention also relates to a device for implementing the method according to the invention with a membrane or filter unit that is positioned to move, in particular to be able to rotate, in a housing with a gap that may be eccentric toward the inner wall of the housing and/or provided with flow baffles that produce stretching flow components.02-17-2011
20110045039Hair Care Compositions Comprising First and Second Sucrose Polyesters - A hair care composition comprising: a) at least one first sucrose polyester has a melting point of above 30° C. and an iodine value (IV) of from 0 to 70; b) at least one second sucrose polyester has a melting point of 30° C. or less and an iodine value (IV) of from above 70 to about 180; and c) an aqueous carrier, for delivering conditioning benefits especially friction reduction on dry hair.02-24-2011
20110045037FOAM CONTAINING BENZOYL PEROXIDE - The present invention relates to foamable compositions for treating acne comprising benzoyl peroxide; to a therapeutic kit comprising such compositions; and to a method of treating acne using such compositions.02-24-2011
20110045036Cosmetic Compositions Comprising at Least One Peptide with at Least One Immobilized Aromatic Cycle - Topical cosmetic use as a whitening active ingredient of at least one peptide, comprising at least one blocked aromatic cycle and having the general formula (I): A-(Xa)m-Xc-(Xb)n-B. The invention also discloses a cosmetic composition comprising at least said peptide and a method of decreasing skin pigmentation, whitening or lightening human skin, comprising a topical application of said composition.02-24-2011
20120321684Color Cosmetic - A foundation having a shade which covers a wide spectrum of different skin tones and undertones, comprises red and gold interference pigments, which provide a formula that is adaptable to both red and yellow skin undertones. The composition virtually eliminates the risk of application of the wrong foundation color, and provides enhanced color and textural effects, and superior optical performance.12-20-2012
20120269875Novel Co-Modified Organopolysiloxane - A novel organopolysiloxane having a hydrophilic group, which can be produced easily and is not susceptible to two-phase separation, sedimentation of unreacted materials or the like after production, while being chemically stable and excellently practical, is disclosed. A method for producing the organopolysiloxane; and uses of the organopolysiloxane are also disclosed. The organopolysiloxane is a co-modified organopolysiloxane which has a group having a siloxane dendron structure and a hydrophilic group.10-25-2012
20120269874COMPOSITIONS FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION COMPRISING A PEROXIDE AND RETINOID - The invention relates to a composition for topical application comprising as an active ingredient a peroxide and a retinoid wherein one of said peroxide and retinoid is in the form of first microparticles comprising a solid particulate matter of the active ingredient coated by a metal oxide layer and the other of said peroxide and retinoid is present in an uncoated free form or in a coated form of the active ingredient. The invention further relates to method for treating a surface condition in a subject using said composition, a method for preparing a composition exhibiting improved stability, and a kit comprising: (a) a first composition comprising a peroxide as a first active ingredient; and (b) a second composition comprising a retinoid as a second active ingredient; at least one of said first and said second active ingredient being coated by a metal oxide layer.10-25-2012
20110229541SOLID TEETH BLEACHING DEVICE - A teeth bleaching device (09-22-2011
20110229535COMPOSITION HAVING A SIRTUIN ACTIVATOR - The present invention concerns a composition having at least one sirtuin activator and a carrier system for the at least one sirtuin activator, wherein the carrier system includes lipid vesicles with one or more lipid membranes. To provide an improved action of sirtuin activators in living skin cells, it is proposed in accordance with the invention that the at least one sirtuin activator is contained in the lipid vesicles and the lipid vesicles have a positive surface charge, wherein the positive surface charge is afforded by the lipid vesicles in the lipid membrane or membranes in addition to the lipids from which the vesicles are made up having positively charged molecules as charge generators, wherein said charge generators are selected from quaternary ammonium compound09-22-2011
20110229534Non-Irritating Oral Care Formulations - The present invention provides a unique oral care formulation comprising an anti-irritant amount of a salicylate salt and an effective amount of a taste enhancing agent. Certain embodiments further comprise an anti-inflammatory amount of an irritating agent, for example ketorolac. The oral care formulations may be used on various devices to treat and/or prevent mucosal irritations such as ulcerations.09-22-2011
20120128746Cosmetic Nanocomposites based on in-situ crosslinked POSS materials - A cosmetic composition for caring for and/or making up the skin, lips and/or body in the form of a film, which is non-transferable, long-lasting with a comfortable feeling of use to consumers over long periods of wear time. The composition contains graftable POSS which forms a film when it cures in situ. The invention also relates to using such film for preparing a cosmetic composition and a makeup process and makeup kit comprising the product.05-24-2012
20110236444Antimicrobial Silica Composites - The composites disclosed herein comprise silica and an antimicrobial metal oxide. The composites are useful in inhibiting microbial growth and are therefore useful in a variety of applications, including, for example, as components in dentifrice compositions.09-29-2011
20110236443MULTILAYER MELT-EXTRUDED FILM - High amounts of active ingredients, such as drugs, can be incorporated into a multilayer melt-extruded film which comprises i) one or more active ingredient layers produced from a melt-extruded polymer composition comprising a) a water-soluble polymer and b) an active ingredient; and ii) one or more removable protective layers which leave the active ingredient layer(s) substantially intact upon removal of the protective layer(s).09-29-2011
20100239618TOOTHPASTE - The present invention relates to a toothpaste comprising one or more micronized unencapsulated peroxide compounds with improved properties with regard to cleaning and visual brightening of natural teeth, false teeth and/or polymer fillings of teeth; to its production and use.09-23-2010
20100233222COSMETIC SKIN TREATMENT PROCESS - Cosmetic treatment processes include application of cosmetic compositions to a skin surface by spraying, such compositions including at least one filler in a physiologically acceptable medium, the at least one filler giving the composition a haze index H of 40% or more and a hemispheric transmission factor Th of 70% or more.09-16-2010
20100233221STABLE DOUBLE EMULSIONS - The invention relates to double emulsions, in particular double emulsions of the water-in-oil-in-water type, which are organoleptically similar to full-fat oil in water emulsions and which are stabilised by mixture of emulsifiers. The invention also relates to a method for producing said double emulsions, and to the use of a mixture of emulsifier for stabilising said emulsions.09-16-2010
20100233219INORGANIC NANOPARTICLE COMPROMISING AN ACTIVE SUBSTANCE IMMOBILIZED ON THE SURFACE AND A POLYMER - An object of the present invention is to provide highly safe nanoparticles which can be used simultaneously for imaging, hyperthermia and DDS and have high drug incorporation ratio. The present invention provides a nanoparticle which comprises an inorganic nanoparticle of 1 to 500 nm in average particle size having an active substance immobilized on the surface and a polymer.09-16-2010
20120321685COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING OILS HAVING A SPECIFIC GRAVITY HIGHER THAN THE SPECIFIC GRAVITY OF WATER - The invention relates to pharmaceutical or cosmetic compositions preferably in the form of microcapsules or microparticles which include at least one active ingredient and an oil or a mixture of oils wherein the oil or mixture of oils alone or in combination with the active ingredient have a specific gravity higher than the specific gravity of water. The invention further relates to a process for preparing said compositions.12-20-2012
20120321682COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING MESOPOROUS TITANIA AND METHODS OF USE - The disclosure relates to a cosmetic composition comprising mesoporous titania with a particle size optimized to provide UV light absorption without the risk of penetrating the skin; and to methods for preventing or reducing ultraviolet radiation damage to the body. The particle size of the mesoporous titania is typically from about 0.3 microns to about 250 microns. The pore size of the mesoporous titania is typically from about 2 nm to about 100 nm. The crystallite/wall size of the mesoporous titania is typically from about 2 nm to about 200 nm.12-20-2012
20120321683Liposome-Encapsulated Bicelles and Use Thereof in Diluted Systems - The aim of the invention is to preserve the morphology of bicelles in high-water-content environments. For this purpose, the invention relates to a liposome comprising, in its internal aqueous medium, at least one bicelle. The bicelles concentration in said aqueous means is between 5 and 25% dry weight in relation to the end liposome. The invention also relates to the use of said liposomes for the encapsulation of active principles, as well as to the use thereof as a medicament or to produce a cosmetic product. The invention further relates to the method for obtaining said liposomes.12-20-2012
20120321680LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising biodegradable abrasive cleaning particles.12-20-2012
20120321681LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising biodegradable abrasive cleaning particles.12-20-2012
20120321679Method Of Producing A Silicone Oil Composition - To provide a method that efficiently produces a silicone oil composition in which cross-linked silicone particles uniformly dispersed in amino-modified silicone oil. This invention is a method of producing a silicone oil composition, characterized by removing water after mixing an aqueous suspension of cross-linked silicone particles having an average particle diameter in the range of 0.1 to 500 μm with an aqueous emulsion of an amino-modified silicone oil having an average emulsion particle diameter in the range of 0.05 to 100 μm.12-20-2012
20120282311PIGMENTS WITH IMPROVED SPARKLING EFFECT - The present invention relates to pigments with improved and adjustable sparkling effect comprising A) a plate-like substrate of perlite coated with (a) dielectric material, and/or metal; and B) a plate-like substrate of mica, coated with (a) dielectric material, and/or a metal; and a process for their production and their use in paints, ink jet printing, for dyeing textiles, for pigmenting coatings (paints), printing inks, plastics, cosmetics, glazes for ceramics and glass. The pigments show an improved sparkle effect; in particular an attractive high sparkle intensity.11-08-2012
20120282313HIGH CLEANING AND LOW ABRASION SILICA MATERIALS TO MODULATE ENTRAPMENT AND RELEASE OF HYDROPHOBIC ACTIVES IN DENTAL FORMULATIONS - Described herein are compositions which modulate entrapment and release of flavorants and other actives in dental formulations.11-08-2012
20120282312ACTIVE INGREDIENT DELIVERY SYSTEM - A spray-chilled particulate delivery system that has a crystalline matrix structure and includes a volatile hydrophobic active ingredient and a carrier material of erythritol, mannitol and mixtures thereof 75% or more of the carrier material, relative to the total weight of the carrier material, is in crystalline form. The system is prepared by a process that includes the steps of forming a melt of the carrier material, incorporating a volatile hydrophobic active ingredient into the melt, forming a melt-mixture comprising an emulsion, dispersion or suspension of the volatile hydrophobic active ingredient in the melt, forming discrete particles of the melt mixture, and cooling the discrete particles.11-08-2012
20120282314DERMATOLOGICAL/COSMETIC SKIN DEPIGMENTING COMPOSITIONS - Depigmenting compositions having improved effectiveness in the dermatological or cosmetic treatment of pigmentation contain, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one compound selected from among rucinol and salts thereof, and at least one retinoid; such compositions are also useful in the prevention and/or dermatological treatment of skin hyperpigmentation, and also for the cosmetic treatment of photoinduced or chronological aging of the skin or of the skin appendages.11-08-2012
20120282308FILM CONTAINING ALGINATE MEMBRANE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME - A film containing alginate membrane and a manufacturing method of the same are revealed. A film carrier is used to absorb liquid and is treated by two separate and continuous coating processes. At least one surface of the film carrier is coated with a layer of alginate solution containing a certain percent of sodium alginate or potassium alginate by weight and then is coated with a layer of salt water solution containing a certain percent of divalent metal ions. Then crosslinking occurs between the alginate in the alginate solution and the divalent metal ions in the salt solution on the surface of the film carrier or infiltrating into the film carrier so as to form a hydrogel complex membrane having a network structure. Thus the continuous and fast mass-production of the film is achieved.11-08-2012
20120282310PHOTOPROTECTIVE COMPOSITIONS AND FILMS, AND A PREPARATION METHOD - A photoprotective composition, in particular a cosmetic composition, that includes particles of photonic material having a polymeric multilayer interference structure, where at least two layers of the structure contain an amphiphilic polymer.11-08-2012
20120282309Conditioner Compositions with Increased Deposition of Polyacrylate Microcapsules - A conditioner composition that increases the deposition and retention of benefit agent containing polyacrylate microcapsules onto hair. The conditioner composition is based on the combination of anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsules, deposition aids, conditioner agents, and a carrier.11-08-2012
20120093905ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING A POLYMERIC DYE - An oral care composition comprising a dye polymer, for modifying the colour of teeth.04-19-2012
20100215702MICROPARTICLES COMPRISING PCL AND USES THEREOF - The invention relates to a process for preparing PCL-comprising microparticles, to microparticles obtainable by said process, to gel hence obtained and to several uses of the gel such as for the preparation of a medicament for treating a skin abnormality or disfigurement, and/or for controlling bladder function and/or controlling gastric reflux and/or for treating erectile dysfunction and/or for treating vocal cords. The gel may also be used for cosmetic applications.08-26-2010
20110300199PEPTIDES USED IN THE TREATMENT AND/OR CARE OF THE SKIN, MUCOUS MEMBRANES AND/OR SCALP AND THEIR USE IN COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS - Peptides of general formula (I): R12-08-2011
20110305736Stratiform Perforated Biomatrices - The present invention relates to stratiform biomatrices that are formed from regularly shaped, uniformly arranged portions which are connected to one another by continuous, straight-through perforations, and also to the use thereof as cosmetic or pharmaceutical agents, such as, in particular, as agents for wound treatment. The present invention further relates to a process for producing stratiform biomatrices of such a type, and also to the combination thereof in kit-of-parts arrangements.12-15-2011
20100215703Composition Containing Vesicle-Silica Complex, And Process For Production Thereof - To provide a vesicle-containing composition wherein the stability is improved and the rate of releasing drug or perfume is sufficiently restricted during administration in vivo or application to the skin surface. Silica polymerization on the outer surfaces of vesicles is facilitated by adding a specifically structured water-soluble silane derivative to an aqueous composition containing the vesicles composed of a surfactant and mixing them together, and vesicle-silica composites having silica-coated outer surfaces can be obtained, resulting in the improved stability of the vesicle-containing composition as well as the improved effect of restricting the rate of releasing drug or perfume during administration in vivo or application to the skin surface.08-26-2010
20100215701COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING A FINE POWDER - The present invention relates to cosmetic compositions used in the care and make-up field. This composition mainly comprising a continuous aqueous phase, a fatty phase and a fine and porous pulverulent copolyamide powder phase, is in the form of creamy, liquid or gelled compositions. This is in particular an emulsion, but it may also be a two-phase formulation or composition in which the fatty phase and aqueous phase are separate. The invention more particularly relates to cosmetic care and/or make-up compositions having a continuous aqueous phase in the case of an oil-in-water emulsion.08-26-2010
20100215700Shear Gels and Compositions Comprising Shear Gels - The present invention is directed to shear gels and topical compositions comprising the same. The topical compositions can be substantially free of silicone elastomers and yield excellent sensory characteristics when applied.08-26-2010
20120100197NOVEL ESTERS, AND USE THEREOF - The invention relates to esters of general formula (I) R04-26-2012
20120100196OILY DISPERSION AND COSMETIC MATERIAL INCORPORATING THIS OILY DISPERSION - An oily dispersion of an inorganic microparticle oxide powder that exhibits excellent texture has superior compatibility with other cosmetic material components. The oily dispersion contains only two components of a dispersion medium and a surface-treated inorganic microparticle oxide powder, wherein the dispersion medium is an oil, the surface-treated inorganic microparticle oxide powder is a powder surface-treated with branched fatty acid containing isostearic acid as a primary constituent component or a metal salt containing isostearic acid as a primary constituent component at an amount of 1 to 30% by weight with respect to the powder as a base material, and the surface-treated inorganic microparticle oxide powder has a solid concentration of 25% by weight or more and a viscosity of 2,000 mPa·s or less at 25° C. in the preparation of the oily dispersion.04-26-2012
20120100195DEODORANT OR ANTIPERSPIRANT IMPREGNATED WIPES - An apparatus for facilitating the application of anti-perspirant and/or deodorant to an individual is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a planar element, which may be circular in shape and composed of an absorbent material, a first pocket disposed on a first side of the planar element, wherein the first pocket accommodates the individual's finger, and a deodorant and/or antiperspirant disposed on a second side of the planar element. The apparatus may further include a second pocket disposed on the first side of the planar element adjacent to the first pocket, wherein the second pocket comprises a finger-tip shape, and a wing comprised of a planar element that extends from the first side of the planar element, wherein the wing is connected to the planar element at a location between the first and second pockets. The apparatus may further include an emollient disposed on the second side of the planar element.04-26-2012
20120100194CHEWING GUM COMPOSITION, CHEWING GUM PRODUCT, AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SAME - The invention relates to a chewing gum composition, a chewing gum product, and a method for manufacturing the same where the chewing gum composition includes: a gum base; and a gingivitis-inhibiting amount of hyaluronic acid or a physiologically acceptable salt thereof.04-26-2012
20100203095WATER-REPELLENT FINE PARTICLES AND MAKING METHOD - Silicone elastomer spherical particles having a volume mean particle size of 0.1-100 μm are coated with a polyorganosilsesquioxane and washed with alcohol or a mixture of alcohol and water. The coated fine particles are water repellent so that they are non-dispersible in water and float on water.08-12-2010
20100203092Dental, Particularly Remineralizing Composition, Effective for Pain Sensitive Teeth, and Dental Particles, Particularly for Said Composition - The invention relates to a dental, particularly a remineralizing composition, effective for pain sensitive teeth, such as toothpaste, tooth powder, mouth wash, chewing gum, dental formulations or the like, comprising spherical dental particles having a particle size between 0.1 and 2 μm made of silica gel in an one-part combination, comprising at least one combination agent selected from at least a phosphate, a oxide, a further oxygen-containing compound, a hydroxide, hydrogen carbonate or carbonate of the metals of groups II and III of the periodic system, as well as zinc or tin, wherein the dental particles are present in an amount such that the SiO08-12-2010
20100172945EXTRUDED DELIVERY SYSTEM - A solid delivery system for an oily active ingredient, comprises an extrudate of a melt-emulsion wherein the continuous phase of the emulsion comprises a matrix material and the dispersed phase comprises an oily active material and an effective amount of a viscosity modifying ingredient such as ethyl cellulose.07-08-2010
20130011452TOPICAL FOAM COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a novel oil in water emulsion aerosol foam composition containing an active agent for the treatment of various chronic and acute skin conditions, particularly acne and psoriasis; and processes for preparing the emulsion aerosol foam compositions. In particular, the present invention relates to oil in water emulsion aerosol foam compositions containing a retinoid in the oil phase.01-10-2013
20130011454Oil-in-Water Type Nano-Emulsion Composition and Method for Preparing Same - The present invention relates to an oil-in-water (O/W) type nano-emulsion composition comprising an oil component containing oil and a polyethylene glycol ester-based emulsifier; and a water component containing a polyol or a polyol derivative. The present invention also relates to a cosmetic composition comprising the oil-in-water type nano-emulsion composition, and to a method for preparing the oil-in-water type nano-emulsion composition. According to the present invention, a nano-sized low-viscosity emulsion having a high inner phase can be obtained through the method that is different from the conventional methods of phase inversion temperature emulsification or high pressure emulsification, thereby significantly improving the stability of the emulsion. In addition, the nano-emulsion composition of the present invention can be added to a variety of cosmetic compositions having a variety of methods of use and can thus deliver active ingredients to the skin effectively since it has small-sized particles.01-10-2013
20130011453BUFFERED MICROENCAPSULATED COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS - A microcapsule composition comprising at least one polymer substantially disposed as a semi-permeable shell around a buffered solution and at least one therapeutic agent, wherein the therapeutic agent permeates the shell, and wherein the composition is suitable for delivery to a mammal. This invention also provides related compositions, products and methods.01-10-2013
20130011451FOOTBED WITH NON-DENATURED COLLAGEN - The invention relates to a composition comprised of a prepolymer, at least one additive, and non-denatured collagen fibers and a method of making the same. The composition of the instant invention is for use as a footbed to augment the shock absorption already provided to the human body via a shoe and the collagenous, fatty pad of the human foot.01-10-2013
20130017236Toothpaste or tooth gel containing silver nano particles coated with silver oxideAANM Holladay; Robert JohnsonAACI Saratoga SpringsAAST UTAACO USAAGP Holladay; Robert Johnson Saratoga Springs UT US - Toothpaste or tooth gel containing silver nano particles coated with silver oxide as the active ingredient.01-17-2013
20130017238ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONAANM Porter; VendaAACI PiscatawayAAST NJAACO USAAGP Porter; Venda Piscataway NJ USAANM Morgan; AndreAACI RobbinsvilleAAST NJAACO USAAGP Morgan; Andre Robbinsville NJ USAANM Prencipe; MichaelAACI West WindsorAAST NJAACO USAAGP Prencipe; Michael West Windsor NJ USAANM Mello; SaritaAACI SomersetAAST NJAACO USAAGP Mello; Sarita Somerset NJ US - Disclosed are oral care compositions, for example dentifrice compositions, comprising an orally acceptable vehicle, metal oxide particles having an average particle size of no greater than a dentin tubule and a polymeric adherent material for adhering the metal oxide particles in the dentin tubule. The metal oxide particles have a median particle size of 5 microns or less, and may comprise zinc oxide.01-17-2013
20130017239LIPID NANOPARTICLE CAPSULESAANM Viladot Petit; Josep LLuisAACI BarcelonaAACO ESAAGP Viladot Petit; Josep LLuis Barcelona ESAANM Delgado Gonzalez; RaquelAACI Gava BarcelonaAACO ESAAGP Delgado Gonzalez; Raquel Gava Barcelona ESAANM Fernandez Botello; AlfonsoAACI MalagaAACO ESAAGP Fernandez Botello; Alfonso Malaga ES - A delivery system for active ingredients which comprises lipid nanoparticles, such as solid lipid nanoparticles (SLN) or nanostructured lipid carriers (NLC), polymerically coated, and their use in the preparation of pharmaceutical, cosmetic and/or alimentary compositions.01-17-2013
20130017237ANTIPLAQUE ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - The invention provides oral compositions including a safe and effective amount of a compound represented by the formula (I):01-17-2013
20130017240ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONAANM Porter; VendaAACI PiscatawayAAST NJAACO USAAGP Porter; Venda Piscataway NJ USAANM Morgan; AndreAACI RobbinsvilleAAST NJAACO USAAGP Morgan; Andre Robbinsville NJ USAANM Prencipe; MichaelAACI West WindsorAAST NJAACO USAAGP Prencipe; Michael West Windsor NJ US - Disclosed are oral care compositions, for example dentifrice compositions, comprising an oral care composition comprising an orally acceptable vehicle, metal oxide particles having an average particle size of no greater than a dentin tubule and at least one amino acid capable of chelating the metal oxide. The composition may comprise a polymeric adherent material for adhering the metal oxide particles in the dentin tubule. The metal oxide particles have a median particle size of 5 microns or less, and may comprise zinc oxide.01-17-2013
20110159061WIPE ARTICLE COMPRISING LOTION COMPOSITION COMPRISING OMEGA-6 FATTY ACID AND METHOD OF IMPROVING SKIN BARRIER FUNCTION - A wipe article comprising a lotion composition comprising omega-6 fatty acid. A method of improving skin barrier function of vulvar skin comprising the step of contacting the vulvar skin with a wipe article, wherein omega-6 fatty acid is disposed on the surface of the wipe article.06-30-2011
20110159060Cosmetic Powder Bead Compositions - The present disclosure relates to beads comprising at least one structuring agent and least one powder, a novel process that forms beads of a desired size having the versatility of a loose powder but the convenience of a compact form, and compositions comprising the beads.06-30-2011
20110159059Oral Care Beadlets - A single unit oral care product comprises an oral care composition comprising a polysaccharide, a secondary polymer, and a sequestrant where an outer surface of the oral care composition is encapsulated by an outer coating comprising the polysaccharide in cross-linked form. The single unit oral care product may be made by combining the gellable polysaccharide, the secondary polymer, and the sequestrant to form an oral care composition and forming at least a portion of the oral care composition into a shaped unit. The shaped unit is then immersed in an aqueous solution of a divalent salt to form a gelled oral care composition. Optionally, the gelled oral care composition may be washed with a second sequestrant.06-30-2011
20130022655Metal Oxide Nanocomposites for UV Protection - The present invention relates to a method of protecting a substrate against ultraviolet (UV) irradiation by applying to the substrate metal oxide nanocomposite particles showing at the same time high transmittance of visible light and high absorbance of UV light.01-24-2013
20080254079NOVEL COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING LYSOZYME AND C-1/C-4 POLYSACCHARIDES AND USE THEREOF IN ORAL CARE, COSMETOLOGY AND DERMATOLOGY, CONTRACEPTION, UROLOGY AND GYNECOLOGY - 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).10-16-2008
20080254078Chitosan-Based Particles - The present invention provides a new binary system of hydrophilic nanoparticles and microparticles, using chitosan and polyanionic polysaccharides carrying carboxymethyl groups, sulfate groups or carboxy plus sulfate groups.10-16-2008
20080254077Core/shell particles based on silicone compounds - The present invention relates to particles of core/shell type suitable for the encapsulation of cosmetic and/or therapeutic lipophilic active agents. It also relates to a process for preparing said particles as well as cosmetic or therapeutic compositions comprising them.10-16-2008
20080254076Composition based on silicone oil structured in rigid form, especially for cosmetic use - A physiologically acceptable composition, especially a cosmetic composition, comprising a liquid fatty phase comprising at least one silicone oil, structured with a polymer with a weight-average molecular mass ranging from 500 to 500 000, comprising at least one moiety comprising: 10-16-2008
20080248072Transparent multi-phase dentifrice with patterns - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, at least one visually distinct phase is generally transparent, and the visually distinct phases form a pattern.10-09-2008
20080248071Diffusing Particles Based on Organogelling Xerogel Fibers, Method for Preparing Same and Use in Cosmetic Formulations - The invention concerns particles consisting essentially of fibers of an organogelling substance in the form of xerogel (dry gel), the fibers being essentially oriented in a common direction and randomly aligned around the longest fiber. The organogelling substance is preferably 1,3:2,4-di-O-benzylidene-D-sorbitol. Said particles, which are in the form of spindles, have interesting optical properties; they have a total light transmittance higher than 0.80, with a diffuse transmittance higher than the specular transmittance. The invention also concerns a method for preparing said particles by solvent evaporation process, by solvent diffusion/evaporation process or by shearing process. The invention finally concerns active particles consisting of said particles whereon is immobilized a dermocosmetically active principle, a dermocosmetic composition comprising said particles or said active particles and a cosmetic treatment method which consists in applying on the skin said dermocosmetic composition.10-09-2008
20090017080PERSONAL CARE KIT HAVING SKIN CARE COMPOSITIONS WITH A READILY PERCEPTIBLE DIFFERENCE - 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 care composition exhibit a readily perceptible difference. The readily perceptible difference may be a visible difference, a tactile difference, or an olfactory difference. The first and/or second skin care composition may comprise a skin care active. A method for using the personal care kit is also disclosed.01-15-2009
20080241202Multifunctional Cosmetic Composition, Process For Preparing Said Cosmetic Composition and Cosmetic Product - The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising:—a silicone system composed by at least one light silicone present in an amount ranging from 0.25% to 6.00% by weight, and one heavy silicone present in an amount ranging from 0.25% to 4.00% by weight, and—an emollient system composed by at least one component selected from cupuacu butter, murumuru butter and Shea butter in an amount ranging from 1.0% to 5.0% by weight,—a cosmetically acceptable carrier, all the amounts based on the total weight of the cosmetic composition. This multifunctional cosmetic composition has a rapid absorption, differentiated properties of softness and smoothness, intensive and prolonged moisturizing when applied to the skin and can be applied to the skin before, during and after the bath. Further, the present invention relates to a process for preparing said cosmetic composition and to a cosmetic product comprising said composition.10-02-2008
20090098171Cosmetic composition in the form of an emulsion comprising a continuous aqueous phase and a dispersed fatty phase, and method for its preparation - The invention relates to a composition in the form of an emulsion comprising a continuous aqueous phase and a dispersed fatty phase, characterized in that said aqueous phase contains liposomes in the presence of a non-ionic surfactant chosen from fatty alcohol polyethylene glycol ethers and fatty alcohol polypropylene glycol ethers, and mixtures thereof, and of at least one polysaccharide in water-soluble form.04-16-2009
20080226684METHOD AND PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF MULTI-COATED RECOGNITIVE AND RELEASING SYSTEMS - The present invention includes compositions, methods, systems and kits for the controlled delivery of an active agent within a polymeric network upon the binding of a molecule that decreases the structural integrity of the polymeric network at one or more micro- or nanovacuoles.09-18-2008
20130171222SILICONE EMULSION - Stable aqueous silicone emulsion compositions contain a silicone or silicone mixture having a viscosity of 1×1007-04-2013
20110262505SEAWEED-DERIVED COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - A cosmetic composition is disclosed for applying to skin. The composition includes a liquid and dispersed in the liquid: any amount or form of fucoidan, any amount or form of beta glucan; and any amount of a marine extract. When the cosmetic composition is applied to the skin, the appearance of the skin is improved.10-27-2011
20130171218DUAL FUNCTION PRODUCT - Disclosed is a dual function product with a receptacle for storing the product; a structured sleeve composition located within the receptacle that has at least one straight-chain low molecular mass N-acyl glutamic acid diamide, at least one N-acyl glutamic acid diamide, at least one gel-promoting solvent, at least one block copolymer having at least one hard segment and at least one soft segment, at least one solvent capable of solubilizing the at least one hard segment and/or the at least one soft segment of the block copolymer, and optionally at least one active ingredient, and a core composition disposed within the sleeve, the core composition having at least one active ingredient; and at least one non-volatile solvent, and wherein the core composition has a melting point less than that of the sleeve composition. Methods of making and using the product are also disclosed.07-04-2013
20130171219HIGH-CLARITY AQUEOUS CONCENTRATES OF 4-HEXYLRESORCINOL - The present invention relates to hexylresorcinol/water concentrates that are high in clarity, easily handled, and readily blended with other ingredients to form skin care compositions.07-04-2013
20130142852NANOFIBER LAMINATE SHEET - A nanofiber laminate sheet including a layer of a nanofiber of a water insoluble polymer and a layer of a water soluble polymer containing a cosmetic component or a medicinal component. The nanofiber is preferably colored. The layer of a water soluble polymer is preferably a layer of a nanofiber of the water soluble polymer containing the cosmetic component or the medicinal component. The nanofiber laminate sheet is suited for use as a cosmetic sheet for makeup.06-06-2013
20130177616NANOSTRUCTURED SUN PROTECTION AGENT AND PROCESS - A system comprising core-shell-type nanoparticles is described, the shell consisting of oxide nanoparticles and the core consisting of polymers and solar radiation protection chemicals, said system providing broad-spectrum solar protection, ranging from UVA to UVB, due to the chemical composition thereof which comprises physical protection agents, oxide nanoparticles and nanoencapsulated chemical protection agents within the polymeric matrix. Due to the size scale, composition and morphology of said prepared nanoparticles, these can be used in cosmetic formulations, in preparing sunscreens, or in any other formulation mainly intended to provide solar radiation protection.07-11-2013
20130177617LIP COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING GALVANIC PARTICULATES - Novel lip compositions are disclosed. The lip compositions comprise galvanic particulates and provide the following benefits: enhanced lip color, reduced fine lines and wrinkles, increased fullness, improved moisturization, smoothness, texture, and improved definition and lip contour.07-11-2013
20130177618TOPICAL BASE AND ACTIVE AGENT-CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS FOR IMPROVING AND TREATING SKIN - The invention provides skin-protecting and penetrating, easy-to-administer base and active agent-containing compositions, such as those including hydrocortisone, for treating the skin of mammals for different dermatologic disorders. This is effected by topically administering effective amounts of the compositions thereto in forms that address the skin and mucosa of the mouth and lips, and the rest of the body. Additionally, an optional flavoring addition to these products affords significantly better tasting, and less bitter, compositions, allowing a more pleasant experience and better compliance by patients. The compositions include a unique formulation of FANCOL VB, Natunola Castor 1023, Finsolv TN, bees wax and, optionally, one or a plurality of plant or plant seed oils, fatty alcohols, fats and flavorings, in desirable weight percents thereof, in various forms, and preferably in a form of a solid roll-on stick in a variety of sizes and of a jar or pot.07-11-2013
20130177619VITAMIN POWDER COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF MAKING - A powder composition containing at least one fat-soluble vitamin dispersed in a matrix of a natural polysaccharide gum or a mixture of gums having an emulsifying capacity and/or a protein or a mixture of proteins having an emulsifying capacity. The fat-soluble vitamin in the powder compositions is in the form of droplets having an average diameter in the range of about 70 to about 200 nm. Tablets, beverages and beverage concentrates, foods, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals containing the powder composition can be made.07-11-2013
20130177614METHOD OF USE OF STABILIZED NON-PLANT-DERIVED GROWTH FACTOR IN SKIN CARE - Cosmetic and dermatologic compositions for skin care, containing a non-plant derived growth factor, purified from a host organisms or host cells such as bacterial, yeast, or animal cells, including insect cells, or a mixture of growth factors in purified form, for use in topical therapeutics, dermatology and cosmetics. Importantly this invention provides stabilized, safer growth factors available for use for cosmetic and topical treatment. Preferred composition comprises a non-plant derived growth factor and hyaluronic acid. The skin-care/dermatological compositions with stabilized growth factor do not carry the risk of unwanted breakdown products and the resulting loss of activity of the composition.07-11-2013
20130177615Compositions Comprising Solid Particles Encapsulated In A Cross-Linked Silicone Matrix, And Methods Of Making The Same - The present invention relates to topical compositions containing solid particles that are stabilized via encapsulation into a cross-linked silicone matrix. The stabilized particles possess an electrical potential sufficient to prevent the particles from penetrating into the skin. The particles can readily be used either alone or in combination with other skin care actives to form topical compositions with improved stability and performance.07-11-2013
20130202667HYDROGEL PARTICLE COATED WITH LIPID AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SAME - The present invention relates to hydrogel particles coated with lipid, which are made from dispersing hydrogel particles in an organic solvent in which lipids are dissolved, and to a method for manufacturing same. Unlike the existing method for manufacturing hydrogel core vesicles, the present invention can effectively manufacture same by using an emulsification method, without involving the steps of chemical treatment of the surface of hydrogels or dilution, thereby facilitating mass production and preventing the decrease of drug encapsulation efficiency. The present method could be widely used for research on delivery carriers of oil/water-soluble active material or cell structure reproduction and more particularly, a keratinocyte mimetic of the present invention containing natural moisturizing factors can contain a large quantity of bound water for a long time, thereby exhibiting superior capability to retain moisture and moisturize, and providing a composition for an ingredient in cosmetics for moisturizing.08-08-2013
20120093897Skin Engaging Member Comprising An Emollient - A skin engaging member for use with a hair removal device, said skin engaging member comprising: a carrier comprising a pair of opposing sidewalls forming a channel; and at least one skin conditioning composition at least partially contained within said channel, wherein said skin conditioning composition comprising: at least one of a lipid, an emollient hydrocarbon, a lipophilic skin active, and a mixture thereof; and a block polymer selected from the group consisting of: a di-block copolymer, a tri-block copolymer, a multi-block copolymer, a radial block copolymer, a random block copolymer, and mixtures thereof.04-19-2012
20120093896USE OF NANODISPERSIONS TO PROTECT WATER-SOLUBLE INGREDIENTS IN COSMETIC END FORMULATIONS - The invention describes the use of a nanodispersion, which comprises: a) a membrane-forming molecule, b) a co-emulsifier, c) a lipophilic component, and d) a water-soluble ingredient sensitive to oxidation in cosmetic end formulations, the nanodispersion being obtainable by (α) mixing the components (a), (b) and (c) until a homogeneous liquid is obtained (so-called nanodispersion pre-phase), and (β) adding the water or aqueous phase (discontinuous phase) which contains the water-soluble ingredient and optionally the non-aqueous polar organic solvent to the liquid obtained in step (α). Component (d) is preferably ascorbic acid or vitamin C.04-19-2012
20080220031Dermocosmetic Preparations - The present invention relates to dermocosmetic compositions comprising a compound comprising the structural element of the formula I09-11-2008
20120251604BLEACHING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to bleaching composition for keratin fibres, especially human hair, comprising at least one compound with bleaching and/or highlighting effect and a quaternized hydroxyethyl cellulose polymer with cationic substitution of trimethyl ammonium and dimethyldoceyl ammonium.10-04-2012
20120251597END PRODUCTS INCORPORATING SHORT-CUT MICROFIBERS - Various fibrous articles incorporating a water non-dispersible short-cut polymer microfiber are provided. The water non-dispersible short-cut polymer microfibers can be incorporated into a number of different fibrous articles including personal care products, medical care products, automotive products, household products, personal recreational products, specialty papers, paper products, and building and landscaping materials. In addition, the water non-dispersible short-cut polymer microfibers can be incorporated into nonwoven webs, thermobonded webs, hydroentangled webs, multilayer nonwovens, laminates, composites, wet-laid webs, dry-laid webs, laminates, composites, wet laps, woven articles, fabrics and geotextiles. These various end products can incorporate the water non-dispersible short-cut polymer microfibers in varying amounts based on the desired end use.10-04-2012
20080213324Amphiphilic or lipophilic polar functionalized fullerenes and their uses - Described herein are synthetically modified fullerene molecules, wherein the fullerene is preferably ellipsoid in shape with an equatorial band and two opposing poles, comprising an adduct at one or both poles, at least one adduct being a hydrophobic chemical moiety capable of anchoring the fullerene on or in a lipid membrane.09-04-2008
20130136780CROSSLINKED POLYSACCHARIDE GEL COMPOSITIONS FOR MEDICAL AND COSMETIC APPLICATIONS - Methods of producing a biocompatible polysaccharide gel composition having sustained release properties are disclosed. Also disclosed is a biocompatible polysaccharide gel composition having sustained release properties, a method of treating a disease or condition using the present biocompatible polysaccharide gel composition, and a method of controlling rate of release of at least one target solute from the biocompatible polysaccharide gel composition. Pharmaceutical compositions which include the present biocompatible polysaccharide gel composition also are disclosed.05-30-2013
20130136779METHOD OF PRODUCING NANO- AND MICROCAPSULES OF SPIDER SILK PROTEIN - The present invention is directed to a method of producing nano- and microcapsules from spider silk proteins The invention is further directed to nano- or microcapsules obtainable by this method as well as pharmaceutical, cosmetical and food compositions containing same.05-30-2013
20130136778PTEROSTILBENE (PTER) FOR USE IN THE PREVENTION AND/OR TREATMENT OF SKIN DISEASES, DAMAGES OR INJURIES - The present invention refers to the use of PTER, or any acceptable salt thereof, optionally in combination with QUER, or any acceptable salt thereof, for the manufacture of pharmaceutical compositions for preventing and/or treating skin diseases, damages or injuries. Those methods of prevention and/or treatment comprise the administration of an effective amount of a composition comprising PTER as active compound, or any acceptable salt thereof, optionally in combination with QUER, or any acceptable salt thereof, to the subject. The present invention also refers to the compositions, per se, comprising PTER as active compound, or any acceptable salt thereof, optionally in combination with QUER, or any acceptable slat thereof, characterized by being formulated in the form of liposomes, and to the method for preparing said liposome formulations.05-30-2013
20130115258EMULSION - The invention relates to the encapsulation of oxidisable lipids. In particular, the invention provides an oil-in-water emulsion comprising droplets of a core lipid coated with nanoemulsion droplets, wherein the nanoemulsion droplets comprise a surface lipid coated with protein. The emulsions of the invention provide an oxidatively stable form of the lipid, which can be added to foods and cosmetics requiring a long shelf-life.05-09-2013
20130095154TOPICAL VITAMIN D ORAL SUPPLEMENT COMPOSITIONS - Topical, vitamin D, oral supplement compositions useful in treating oral inflammation comprising vitamin D in an aqueous-free emulsion containing a trans-oral mucosal absorption facilitator, where said emulsion forms a mucoadhesive coating in the presence of saliva; wherein saliva dissolution of the mucoadhesive gel releases vitamin D and the trans-oral mucosal, absorption facilitator; effecting: vitamin D passive diffusion; regulating in vivo availability and immune response of vitamin D; and maintaining adequate levels of circulating vitamin D while minimizing the risk of hypercalcemia.04-18-2013
20130095157COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING RETINOL STABILIZED BY POROUS POLYMER BEADS AND NANOEMULSION - The present invention relates to a method for stabilizing retinol (Vitamin A), an unstable fat-soluble material, to use the same in cosmetics. The present invention provides an anti-inflammatory and skin wrinkle reducing cosmetic composition containing retinol stabilized by nano-emulsification, wherein a retinol polymer nanocapsule formed by capturing retinol with porous polymer particles is nano-emulsified by a mung bean MCT (medium chain triglyceride) extract and lecithin for stabilizing retinol.04-18-2013
20130095158Process For Producing Microcapsules - The application describes a process for producing microcapsules which contain a shell made of polyurea and which surround in their interior a water-insoluble oil, where the shell is obtained by the reaction of two structurally different diisocyanates in emulsion form.04-18-2013
20130095159FLAVOR RELEASE FROM MULTILAYER FILM DURING BRUSHING - Oral care compositions which provide enhanced flavour release, and which comprise a multilayer film and an orally acceptable carrier. The carrier contains a first flavour and the film has a centre layer containing a second flavour disposed between two outer surface layers. The first and second flavours may be identical or different. Each layer for the film may comprise a film forming polymer, e.g. hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose. The outer layers may comprise a release modulating agent, e.g. polyvinyl acetate or hydroxyethyl cellulose. The carrier may be a dentifrice or mouthwash.04-18-2013
20130095155TOPICAL VITAMIN D AND UBIQUINOL ORAL SUPPLEMENT COMPOSITIONS - A topical vitamin D and UBIQUINOL supplement composition useful in treating oral inflammation and reducing oxidative stress comprising: a supplement mixture of vitamin D and UBIQUINOL in an aqueous-free emulsion containing: spilanthes extract, stabilizing compositions for UBIQUINOL and trans-oral mucosal absorption facilitators for the supplement mixture; where the emulsion forms a mucoadhesive gel in the presence of saliva, that effects passive diffusion through the oral mucosa of the supplement mixture and spilanthes extract regulating: in vivo availability and immune response of the supplement mixture, and maintaining adequate levels of circulating vitamin D and of adjunctively administered UBIQUINOL, while minimizing the risk of hypercalcemia.04-18-2013
20130101652MULTILAYER FILMS FOR DELIVERY OF FLAVOR - An oral care composition having enhanced flavor release comprising an orally acceptable carrier containing a first flavor and a multilayer film for extended or delayed flavor release, the multilayer film including at least a center layer containing a second flavor, the center layer positioned between two outer surface layers, each surface layer including a release modulating agent, the first and second flavor being the same or different. The film is adapted to adhere to an oral cavity surface and the outer surface layers may comprise a mucoadhesive polymer, e.g. carboxy polymethylene, polycarbophil or polyvinyl pyrrolidone, and a film forming polymer, eg. hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose (HPMC). Suitable release modulating agents include HPMC and polyvinyl acetate. The carrier may be a toothpaste or mouthwash.04-25-2013
20130101648ASCOPHYLLUM NODOSUM ANIMAL CHEWS - An animal chew including a surface comprising a base composition, wherein the animal chew exhibits a hardness in the range of Shore 70A to Shore 70D as measured by ASTM D2240-05(2010) and a flexural modulus in the range of 50×1004-25-2013
20130101651DRIED FORMULATIONS OF NANOPARTICLE-COATED CAPSULES - A method of producing a dried formulation for an active substance such as a drug compound is described. The method involves dispersing a discontinuous phase (e.g. an oil-based or lipidic medium) comprising the active substance into a continuous phase (e.g. water) so as to form a two-phase liquid system comprising droplets of said discontinuous phase, allowing nanoparticles to congregate at the phase interface at the surface of the droplets such that at least one layer of nanoparticles coat the droplets and thereby provide sufficient structural integrity to the droplets to enable the subsequent removal of the continuous phase, and thereafter removing the continuous phase from the nanoparticle-coated droplets to produce a dried formulation.04-25-2013
20130101649CONFECTIONERY PRODUCT CONTAINING ACTIVE AND/OR REACTIVE COMPONENTS AND METHODS OF PRODUCTION THEREOF - The invention relates to a confectionery product comprising an extruded body portion, the body portion having a plurality of capillaries disposed therein, one or more of the capillaries being at least partially filled with a fill material which is a different material from that of the extruded body portion, the fill material and optionally the body portion comprising various active and/or reactive components. Some embodiments are designed to provide sequential release profiles. The invention also relates to a process for the manufacture of the same.04-25-2013
20130101650USE OF DIHYDRODEHYDRODIISOEUGENOL AND PREPARATIONS COMPRISING DIHYDRODEHYDRODIISOEUGENOL - This invention relates to cosmetic and pharmaceutical preparations comprising 04-25-2013
20130171223SUPER-SATURATING DELIVERY VEHICLES FOR POORLY WATER-SOLUBLE PHARMACEUTICAL AND COSMETIC ACTIVE INGREDIENTS AND SUPRESSION OF CRYSTALLIZATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL ACTIVE INCREDIENTS - A pharmaceutical or cosmetic composition, comprising a substantially poorly water-soluble pharmaceutical active ingredient; and a nanoporous folic acid material, wherein the active pharmaceutical ingredient is incorporated inside the nanoporous channels of the particles.07-04-2013
20130171221ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS FOR BENEFITING TEETH - Oral care compositions with composite particle actives are described. The composite particle actives have a core and a coating whereby the coating interacts with phosphate ions to produce calcium and phosphate reaction products that are suitable to adhere to tooth enamel and/or dentin in order to improve the characteristics of teeth.07-04-2013
20130171220BIOACTIVE GLASS COMPOSITION - A bioactive glass composition comprising one or more glasses comprising Si02, P205 and a fluoride, the Si02 content being less than 40 mole %, the P205 content being at least 4 mole %, and the fluoride content being greater than 1 mole %. The bioactive glass or glass-ceramic can be used in a number of medical applications, including dental applications such as toothpaste.07-04-2013
20130171217ENZYMATIC PERACID GENERATION FOR USE IN SKIN CARE PRODUCTS - Disclosed herein are compositions and methods to treat skin with a peracid-based benefit agent. The peracid benefit agent can be used for a benefit such as the prevention or treatment of acne, skin whitening, skin bleaching, skin conditioning, reducing the appearance of skin wrinkles, skin rejuvenation, reducing dermal adhesions, and preventing, reducing or eliminating body odors or any combination thereof. The peracid may be enzymatically generated from a carboxylic acid ester substrate using an enzyme having perhydrolytic activity (perhydrolase) in the presence of a source of peroxygen. A fusion protein comprising the perhydrolase coupled to a skin-binding domain, either directly or through an optional linker, may be used to target the perhydrolytic activity to the skin surface.07-04-2013
20130171216AQUEOUS-BASED PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT FORMULA THAT COMBINES FRICTION-CONTROLLED FRAGRANCE ENCAPSULATION TECHNOLOGY WITH A FILM FORMING COMPOUND - The present disclosure relates to an aqueous microcapsule composition comprising a plurality of microcapsule particles, a film-forming mixture, and an aqueous solvent. Each microcapsule particle comprises a sol-gel material and a volatile oil-soluble active ingredient encapsulated by the sol-gel material. The film-forming mixture of the present disclosure extends the efficacy of the volatile oil-soluble active ingredient encapsulated in the microcapsule particles by improving the adherence of the microcapsule particles to the substance to which the aqueous microcapsule composition is applied (e.g., a keratinous substance or a fabric). The aqueous microcapsule composition of the instant disclosure—which is free of formaldehyde and stable in aqueous solvents—is well-suited for use in aqueous personal care products.07-04-2013
20130122071Composition in the Form of an Emulsion, Comprising a Hydrophobic Phase Dispersed in an Aqueous Phase - The present invention relates to a composition in the form of an emulsion, advantageously a Pickering emulsion, comprising a hydrophobic phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, which composition contains emulsifying particles capable of stabilizing said emulsion, at least some of said particles consisting of cellulose nanocrystals having an elongated shape, which have the following features: a length between 25 nm to 1 μm, and a width between 5 to 30 nm.05-16-2013
20130129803COSMETIC MATERIAL COMPRISING A SAPPAN WOOD EXTRACT ON A CLAY SUBSTRATE - A material including an organic dye of vegetable origin on an inorganic substrate, characterized in that the organic dye is an extract of sappan wood and in that the inorganic substrate is a clay which is a continuous sheet crystallized silicate. Also, a cosmetic composition containing this material, and the uses thereof.05-23-2013
20130129802GLASS FLAKES AND THEIR MANUFACTURING METHOD - A method for manufacturing glass flakes by a rotary method includes the steps of using slow fed impact millers and multiple passings through opposed jet mills to achieve a low mean thickness deviation. The glass flakes, which may be used in cosmetic formulations, have a thickness of less than 05-23-2013
20130129801AQUEOUS DISPERSION COMPRISING GALACTOLIPIDS AND METHOD FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF - A method for preparing a dispersion of polar lipids in an ethanol-water mixture, the polar lipids including galactolipids. Anoil containing polar lipids including galactolipids is diluted using a first ethanol-water mixture having an ethanol concentration close to the critical polarity, wherein upon dilution the polar lipids form a lamellar liquid-crystalline phase, without first forming a hexagonal HII-phase. The invention also refers to an oil obtained by evaporating ethanol and water from the dispersion. The invention further refers to aqueous colloidal dispersions of polar lipids including galactolipids, to an oil containing polar lipids including galactolipids and to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food compositions including such dispersions and/or oil.05-23-2013
20130142853Skin Cosmetic - The present invention is a skin cosmetic comprising agar hydrogel particles having an average particle size of 0.2-5 mm obtained by stirring and cooling, in an oil based solvent, an agar aqueous solution prepared such that the breaking stress after the cooling/solidification is 0.005-0.1 MPa and an oil based gel prepared by mixing fine particles of silicone that are three-dimensionally cross-linked chemically and silicone oil and/or hydrocarbon oil.06-06-2013
20130142854MANICURE COMPOSITION - Provided is a manicure composition of a French nail type which has less disturbance of the lines brought about by a base color and a topcoat and is quickly dried, which does not cause dew condensation on the coating film under a moist environment for coating and has less leveling and less irregular color and which is excellent in a drying property, an adhesive property, flexibility, a masking property, a finished property, a discharge performance and a restirring property. The above manicure composition comprises at least ethanol and propylene glycol monomethyl ether as a solvent, titanium oxide A having an average primary particle diameter of 200 to 400 nm, titanium oxide B having an average primary particle diameter of 10 to 80 nm, an acrylic resin, polyether-modified polydimethylsiloxane and a plasticizer.06-06-2013
20080213323Use of active principles which are capable of enhancing the content of ceramides, as protective agent for delicate lips - The present invention relates to the field of preventive and/or curative protection of delicate lips.09-04-2008
20130142851Compositions Comprising Components Coated With a Liquid Impermeable but Gas Permeable Layer, Use Thereof for Treating Cutaneous and Other Exocrine Gland Diseases - The present invention relates to medically efficacious agents coated with substance that forms a liquid impermeable but gas permeable layer, the treatment of medical conditions therewith, and particularly medical conditions at least partially characterised by blockage or other malfunction of ducts of exocrine glands and especially ducts of sweat glands.06-06-2013
20130142850ALLOPLASTIC INJECTABLE DERMAL FILLER AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - A composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent is provided. A method of making a composition comprising an alloplastic injectable suspension for use as a dermal filler comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, said method comprising admixing a biocompatible and pliable material with a physiologically acceptable suspending agent, is also provided. A method of augmenting soft tissue to provide long-term reduction of a skin defect, said method comprising stimulating collagen beneath the skin defect is further provided. In an embodiment of the method of augmenting soft tissue, the stimulation of collagen production is effected by injecting into the deep reticular dermis an a dermal filler, said dermal filler being an alloplastic injectable suspension and comprising a biocompatible and pliable material and a physiologically acceptable suspending agent.06-06-2013
20100278887Use of a Haemoglobin for the Preparation of Dressings and Resulting Dressings - The invention relates to the use of a haemoglobin for the preparation of dressings and to the resulting dressings.11-04-2010
20100278885C70-Containing Liposome, Method for Producing the Same, and Use of the Same - A solution containing a C11-04-2010
20110212148Compositions And/Or Articles Comprising Cyclodextrin Complexing Material - 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 article, the plurality of particles, at least some of the plurality of particles comprising a cyclodextrin complexing material and a first fragrance material, wherein the percent of the first fragrance material that is complexed with the cyclodextrin is greater than about 90%, so that the perceptibility of the first fragrance is minimized prior to its release; and a second fragrance material that is not complexed with the cyclodextrin and that is different from the first fragrance material, wherein the composition or article does not contain an antiperspirant active.09-01-2011
20110212145HAIR FIXATIVES COMPRISING CROSS LINKED STARCHES - Hair fixatives such as styling mousse and gel may include biopolymers derived from natural renewable resources. The biopolymer may be cross linked to form a biopolymer latex that may be incorporated into the hair fixatives.09-01-2011
20080199501ARTICLE/COMPOSITION COMBINATION - The invention relates to a cosmetic article having a water-insoluble substrate and a composition added to or impregnated onto the substrate containing at least one aqueous phase, at least one oily phase and one or more semi-crystalline polymers. This article can constitute in particular a wipe which can be used especially for caring for the skin and/or hair and/or for cleaning and/or removing make-up from the skin.08-21-2008
20080199500Method for the Production of Resin Particles - Resin particles are produced by adding a liquid material having a boiling point of 100° C. or higher to an aqueous dispersion of resin particles to yield a mixture, recovering a wet cake from the mixture by filtration, and drying the wet cake. A water-soluble material is preferably used as the liquid material. The liquid material may also be at least one compound selected from compounds listed in The Japanese Standards of Cosmetic Ingredients, The Japanese Cosmetic Ingredients Codex, The Pharmacopoeia of Japan, and The Japan's Specifications and Standards for Food Additives. According to this method, there are provided resin particles which are resistant to coagulation upon drying and are satisfactorily dispersible in other materials.08-21-2008
20110223226SHELF STABLE CAPSULES - A capsule slury including at least one coacervated capsule and at least 10 wt % humectant is disclosed. The humectant may be sorbitol, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, xylitol, erythritol and/or betaine.09-15-2011
20110223223POWDER COSMETIC MATERIAL - The invention aims to provide a powder cosmetic in which the powder component causes no aggregation and the surface powder component causes no caking in press processing even if a large amount of oily component is contained therein. Said powder cosmetic is characterized by comprising oblate cellulose particles and an oily component.09-15-2011
20110223219Probiotic Color Cosmetic Compositions And Methods - A probiotic color cosmetic composition comprising at least one extract from a probiotic microorganism; at least one non-clay lamellar phyllosilicate mineral particulate; and at least one anti-inflammatory ingredient present in an amount sufficient to inhibit one or more of the pathways that contribute to skin inflammation; and a method for treating skin for improvement by applying to skin in need of such improvement the composition of the invention.09-15-2011
20110229540COSMETIC FORMULATIONS COMPRISING POROUS SILICON - A cosmetic formulation comprising porous silicon is described.09-22-2011
20100074928Cosmetic Composition - Cosmetic composition providing a high coverage of skin while retaining a natural skin appearance comprising iron oxide particles having an average surface area from 30 m03-25-2010
20110250250COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR SPF ENHANCEMENT BY HIGH CONCENTRATION COSMETIC POWDER FORMULATIONS - The present disclosure relates generally to cosmetic formulations wherein cosmetic powder materials potentiate the UV protection factor provided by an organic sunscreen. The present disclosure relates particularly, but not by way of limitation, to UV-protecting cosmetic formulations comprising cosmetic powders and having low loadings of organic sunscreens.10-13-2011
20110250248External preparation for skin - An external preparation for the skin containing isononyl 2-ethylhexanoate and/or 2-ethylhexyl 2-ethylhexanoate (i.e., component (a)); an oil-in-water emulsion type skin cosmetic composition containing the ingredient (a), (b) one or more ingredients selected from higher fatty acids and higher alcohols which are solid to semi-solid at an ordinary temperature (25° C.), (c) a homopolymer, copolymer, cross polymer, or mixture containing one or more ingredients selected from 2-acrylamide-2-methylpropane sulfonic acid and acrylic acid and its derivatives as constituent units and (d) one or more ingredients selected from nonionic surfactants having an HLB value of 9 or more; and an oil-in-water or a water-in-oil emulsion type sunscreen cosmetic composition containing (a) 2-ethylhexyl 2-ethylhexanoate and/or isononyl 2-ethylhexanoate, (b) an ultraviolet absorber, (c) an ultraviolet scatterer and (d) a silicone oil.10-13-2011
20130149359Effervescent Mouthwash - The present invention comprises an effervescent composition containing an antiseptically effective amount of phytochemicals, flavonoids, and/or antimicrobial agents comprising an effective amount of polyphenols derived from a plant selected from the group consisting of White tea, Green tea, Oolong tea, Black tea, 06-13-2013
20130149362TREATMENT PRODUCT AND METHOD - Treatment products and methods are disclosed. An example treatment product may be used for treating skin disorders by stimulating the dermis and epidermis skin layers. The example treatment product may have a composition of retinal in the amount of at least 0.15% by weight, and a liposome surrounding the retinal.06-13-2013
20130149364WATER-BASED PIGMENTED PREPARATION - A water-based pigmented preparation, its production and use and its application in a capillary storage system.06-13-2013
20130149358Wash Resistant Compositions Containing Aminosilicone - Compositions and methods are disclosed for imparting a long-wearing color to keratin fibers, including hair. More specifically, the invention relates to cosmetic compositions and methods for improving retention of particulate materials, such as pigments, on hair to artificially color the hair and/or to impart other aesthetic benefits to the hair. The compositions comprise at least one aminosilicone polymer having at least one diamino functional group, and a functional group equivalent weight (FGEW) from about 1,000 to about 2,000 g/mol and a non-spherical particulate material, preferably a pigment or a lake.06-13-2013
20130149361ENCAPSULATED PINK TOURMALINE FOR SKIN - Disclosed is a particle, compositions having the particle, and methods of using the particle or composition, that includes a core having an active ingredient, a coating surrounding the core, and pink tourmaline that is included in the core and/or in the coating.06-13-2013
20130149363FIVE-LAYERED PIGMENTS - The present invention relates to five-layered pigments based on multicoated platelet-shaped substrates which comprise a layer sequence comprising 06-13-2013
20130149365PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN INORGANIC PIGMENT AND A ORGANIC DYE - The invention relates to personal care compositions for improved skin appearance especially for dark skinned consumers. The personal care composition of the present invention comprises a selective combination of an inorganic pigment particle that has a specific light scattering property (reflection of incident light predominantly in the red region) and an organic dye that has a specific light absorption property (absorption of incident light predominantly in the blue region). This selective combination provides for the highly pleasing even skin appearance.06-13-2013
20130149366PHOTOPROTECTIVE PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITION - The invention relates to photoprotective personal care compositions. It is an object of the present invention to provide for benefits of photoprotection over the visible light region while giving the skin a pleasing even appearance. This is achieved by using a selective combination of an inorganic pigment particle that has a specific light scattering property (reflection of incident light predominantly in the blue region) and an organic dye that has a specific light absorption property (absorption of incident light predominantly in the blue region).06-13-2013
20120276180Active Agent Delivery and/or Odor Retentive Composition and Methods of Use Thereof - An active agent delivery and/or odor retentive composition including a surfactant and wax spheres formed from at least one of beeswax and soy wax and methods of use thereof. The composition is particularly useful in the cosmetics and medical industry for delivering/carrying a particular ingredient to one's skin, scalp or hair; for absorbing odor causing materials, such as fuel byproducts from a skin surface; and/or for providing exfoliating properties to the skin. The delivery system/carrying system is also useful in binding to certain nutritional materials, such as vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and the like for ingestion and release into the body.11-01-2012
20120276179COSMETIC PRODUCT, NANOPARTICLES FOR COSMETICS, AND POWDER FOR COSMETICS - The invention provides a cosmetic product which has a good texture and allows full expression of the inherent functions of ceramide as an intercellular lipid, such as skin barrier function and hair protection effect, as well as nanoparticles for cosmetics and powder for cosmetics which may be used in the above cosmetic product, exhibit good skin barrier function and hair protection effect, and are easy to incorporate into the above cosmetic product. The cosmetic product, the nanoparticles, and the powder for cosmetics according to the present invention contain a polymer obtained by polymerization of a monomer material containing a glycerol(meth)acrylate monomer represented by the formula (1):11-01-2012
20120276178AQUEOUS COSMETIC - A constitution in which at least 5 to 30% by mass of titanium oxide, an acid dye or an organic pigment, an alkali-soluble type acryl resin and water are contained is employed in order to provide aqueous cosmetics having the respective compositions in an acid dye aqueous cosmetic containing titanium oxide and an acid dye or an organic pigment aqueous cosmetic containing titanium oxide and an organic pigment which is excellent in an aging settling stability of titanium oxide to make a hard cake less liable to be produced even when titanium oxide settles down and can readily be redispersed by stirring and which is excellent in usability and a coating performance and suited to manicure compositions for a nail art, cosmetics for skin coloring and the like.11-01-2012
20120276177VISUALLY PATTERNED AND ORIENTED COMPOSITIONS - Structured personal care compositions comprising a particle having an aspect ratio of greater than 1.5 are contemplated, as well as methods for using such compositions. The compositions provide a visually distinguishable, oriented pattern that is aesthetically pleasant to provide consumer appeal and product identification.11-01-2012
20120276176Method and Kit For Hair Removal - A method of removing hair from skin is provided, comprising the steps of: 11-01-2012
20120276175Personal Cleansing Compositions with Increased Deposition of Polyacrylate Microcapsules - A personal cleansing composition that increases the deposition and retention of benefit agent containing polyacrylate microcapsules onto hair and/or skin. The personal cleansing composition is based on the combination of anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsules, cationic deposition polymers, detersive surfactant, and a carrier.11-01-2012
20120276174Therapeutic Treatment of Dermatologic Skin Disorders - is incorporated with liposomes in therapeutic compositions for topical application to prevent or alleviate the conditions and symptoms of cosmetic and dermatologic disorders. In particular, 11-01-2012
20100297203IMPACT OF CALCIUM PHOSPHATE COMPLEX ON DENTAL CARIES - The present invention relates to chewing gum and confectionery compositions and methods for reducing dental caries in mammals. In particular, the compositions may include a gum base or carrier, sweetening agents and casein phosphopeptide-calcium phosphate (CPP-ACP). The compositions may be employed to slow the progression and enhance the regression of carious lesions in mammals, particularly in humans.11-25-2010
20100297202PLANAR ANTENNA AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - Disclosed is an aqueous dispersion containing polysaccharide particulate gels, which is characterized by containing particulate gels substantially composed of a polysaccharide. The aqueous dispersion containing polysaccharide particulate gels is also characterized in that shapes of the particulate gels are maintained even after the particulate gels are heated for 30 minutes at 95° C. in an aqueous medium. Namely, disclosed is an aqueous dispersion containing polysaccharide particulate gels, wherein the particulate gels are composed of a polysaccharide and have shapes that can be maintained even after 30-minute heating in an aqueous medium of 95° C.11-25-2010
20100291164FUNCTIONALIZED CALCIUM PHOSPHATE HYBRID SYSTEMS FOR THE REMINERALIZATION OF TEETH AND A METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A dental remineralizing system, including a functionalized calcium-containing complex having an organic surfactant component mechanochemically attached to a distressed calcium phosphate component and blended with the comestible material.11-18-2010
20120258155CROSSLINKED HYALURONIC ACID IN EMULSION - The present invention relates to methods of producing crosslinked hyaluronic acid microbeads, as well as the produced microbeads, said method comprising the steps of: 10-11-2012
20120258151Cosmetic Composition - A cosmetic composition comprising: from about 0.1% to about 5% of an colored interference pigment; from about 0.1% to about 10% of a non-interference pigment concentrate; from about 10% to about 90% of a cosmetically acceptable vehicle; wherein the cosmetic composition has a contrast ratio of 10 or less and has a viscosity of no less than about 40,000 cps. A method of presenting a color transformation of a cosmetic composition during its application, comprising a step of applying the cosmetic composition onto skin.10-11-2012
20100316684Surfactant-Free Foam Formulations - The invention relates to a foam formulation comprising an essentially emulsifier-free emulsion of the oil in water type, comprising an oil phase and a water phase.12-16-2010
20110274735TASTE POTENTIATOR COMPOSITIONS AND EDIBLE CONFECTIONERY AND CHEWING GUM PRODUCTS CONTAINING SAME - The present invention relates to compositions and edible orally delivered products, such as confectioneries and chewing gum, which include taste potentiators to enhance the perception of active substances contained therein. More specifically, some embodiments provide potentiator compositions, which include at least one active substance and at least one taste potentiator. The active substance and/or taste potentiator may be encapsulated in some embodiments to modify the release rate of the composition upon consumption.11-10-2011
20130156832EUDERMIC COMPOSITIONS - Eudermic composition comprising at least one eudermically active principle, at least one vehicle for said active principle, and porous silica particles, wherein the active principle is contained in at least one pore of at least a first portion of such silica particles and in the vehicle.06-20-2013
20130156830Composite Particles, Compositions And Methods - Composite particulates, topical composition containing composite particulates, methods for improving the appearance of skin depth, dimensionality or undertones; a method for improving the ashy, chalky or mask-like appearance of color cosmetic compositions on the skin; and a method for reducing the number of shades in a color cosmetic shade range by formulating the cosmetic with composite particulates.06-20-2013
20130156831Thickening Composition And Cosmetic Preparation Containing The Same - To provide a thickening composition which exhibits excellent feelings in use, namely, exhibits excellent freshness, non-stickiness and blend into skin feeling, and does not leave any residue on skin, which can stably keep the viscosity thereof in a low to moderate-level viscosity range and which, even when a salt-type ingredient is incorporated therein, does not undergo viscosity change, and also a cosmetic preparation containing the composition. A thickening composition which comprises (a) from 0.1 to 2% by mass of a specific hydrophobic denatured polyether urethane (associative thickener) and (b) from 0.1 to 2% by mass of a microgel to be obtained by grinding a gel of a hydrophilic compound having a gelling capability, in a ratio of component (a)/component (b) of from 0.1/0.9 to 0.9 to 0.1 (by mass), and which has a viscosity of from 50 to 50,000 mPa·s (with BL-type viscometer, 12 rotations, 25° C.); and a cosmetic preparation containing the thickening composition.06-20-2013
20130156833COSMETIC COMPOSITION COMPRISING PEBA - The present invention relates to a composition comprising from 0.1 to 30% by weight of copolymer comprising polyether blocks and polyamide blocks (PEBA), and from 70 to 99.9% by weight of a medium which is acceptable in the cosmetics industry, in the perfumery industry and/or in the pharmaceutical industry. The present invention also relates in particular to a process for incorporating a copolymer comprising polyether blocks and polyamide blocks into a cosmetic, perfumery and/or pharmaceutical medium. The subject matter of the present invention is also the use of a copolymer comprising polyether blocks and polyamide blocks (PEBA) for producing a cosmetic, pharmaceutical or perfumery product, said PEBA being incorporated in the form of a composition in accordance with the invention.06-20-2013
20130183357OXIDATIVELY CROSS-LINKED PROTEIN-BASED ENCAPSULATES - The present invention provides a method of producing a protein-based encapsulate, said method comprising: providing an aqueous solution of a protein that is capable of forming disulfide cross-links; submitting said aqueous solution to a protein activation treatment to produce an aqueous suspension of activated protein aggregates, said suspension having a reactivity of at least 5.0 μmol thiol groups per gram of activated protein aggregates as determined in the Ellman's assay; dispensing said aqueous suspension in a gas or a water-immiscible liquid to produce suspension droplets having a diameter of 0.1-500 μm; and forming disulfide cross-links between the activated protein aggregates by contacting the activated protein aggregates with an oxidizing agent, optionally after said activated protein aggregates have been partially cross-linked by forming disulfide cross-links by means of heat treatment or by pressurization to a pressure in excess of 50 MPa. The aforementioned method offers the advantage that the characteristics of the protein-based encapsulation matrix can be controlled effectively. Furthermore, said method enables the preparation of protein-based encapsulates that very effectively protect the encapsulated components, e.g. against oxidation or moisture.07-18-2013
20130183358LIPOSOMES FOR THE TREATMENT OF TEXTILE MATERIALS - Liposomes with cosmetic and/or dermopharmaceutical ingredients for the care of the skin, scalp and/or hair and their use in washing agents and/or sprays for the treatment of textile materials.07-18-2013
20130183359POLYMERIC COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING IR-EMITTING/ABSORBING ADDITIVES AND SHAPED ARTICLES COMPRISED THEREOF - Polymeric compositions containing additives having properties of emission and/or absorption of radiation in the long infrared region, and articles shaped therefrom are produced, including yarns and textile articles such as fabrics or knits; such additives include organic additives or inorganic fillers which have a capacity for absorption/emission of radiation in the infrared region, in a wavelength range of from 2 μm to 20 μm, and also a polymeric substrate, with the proviso that the inorganic fillers may be selected from among oxides, sulfates, carbonates, phosphates and silicates, and such inorganic fillers having an average particle size of less than 2 μm.07-18-2013
20130183360PETROLATUM COMPOSITION AND PROCESS FOR ITS MANUFACTURE - Petrolatum based compositions (i.e., composition in which the emollient petrolatum comprises greater than or equal to 50% of the composition) are desirable because of the excellent moisturization properties provided by petrolatum. However, it has sensory negatives perceived by consumers. Specifically, because of the oily/greasy and “tacky” (i.e., slightly adhesive or gummy to touch) feel, petrolatum has certain limits to the scope of application. We have found a way to overcome this problem using a copolymer which furthermore avoids the undesirable use of additional oil. A composition is therefore provided comprising: i) 50% to 99.95% by weight petrolatum; ii) greater than 0.05% by weight of a copolymer bearing greater than 70% long chain alkyl. said composition having an enthalpy of between 30 and 65, preferably 40 and 60, even more preferably 45 and 55 J/g, the petrolatum number average crystal size being less than 10 μm, preferably less than 5 μm, more preferably less than 1 μm.07-18-2013
20130183361STRUCTURED ACRYLATE COPOLYMER FOR USE IN MULTI-PHASE SYSTEMS - Disclosed are multi-staged acrylic based core-shell polymers comprising a linear core polymer and at least one subsequently polymerized shell polymer. At least one of the subsequently polymerized shell polymers is crosslinked. The core-shell polymers surprisingly provide desirable rheological, clarity, and aesthetic properties in aqueous surfactant containing compositions, particularly at low pH. The multi-staged acrylic base core-shell polymers can be included in at least one phase of a multi-phase personal care, home care, health care, and institutional and industrial care composition to impart phase stability thereto.07-18-2013
20090269374COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS FOR IMPROVING THE PERFORMANCE OF TRANSFER-RESISTANT AND LONG-WEARING - The present invention provides a cosmetic composition including oil phase ingredients 40-90% by weight and powder ingredients 10-60% by weight. The oil phase ingredients include volatile oil 5-70 parts by weight and dimethicone/vinyl-dimethicone crosspolymer 0.1-5 parts by weight. The powder ingredients include organic hectorite 0.5-40 parts by weight, methyl methacrylate crosspolymer 0.5-5 parts by weight, and pulverulent body 0.5-50 parts by weight.10-29-2009
20110305738Oxygenating Oral Compositions - Oral compositions, which are preferably chewable compositions, containing a peroxide source and a peroxide decomposition catalyst in a contactless manner liberate molecular oxygen in the oral cavity upon use by catalyzed decomposition of the peroxide source. The oral composition promotes oral health by providing a more aerobic environment for oral flora.12-15-2011
20110311599GRANULATED POWDER CONTAINING VEGETABLE PROTEINS AND FIBERS, PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SAME, AND USE THEREOF - The present invention concerns a granulated powder containing at least one vegetable protein and at least one vegetable fiber, characterized in that it has a laser volume mean diameter D4,3 of between 10 μm and 500 μm, preferably between 50 μm and 350 μm, and even more preferably between 70 μm and 250 μm, and a dry matter content, determined after stoving at 130° C. for 2 hours, of greater than 80%, preferably greater than 85%, and even more preferably greater than 90%. The present invention also concerns a process for manufacturing this granulated powder as well as its use in various industrial field, and more particularly in the food-processing field, where it is used as a functional agent such as an emulsifying, overrun, stabilizing, thickening and/or gelling agent, in particular for totally or partially replacing certain animal proteins in the preparation of food products.12-22-2011
20110311598POWDERY EMULSIFYING COMPOSITION OF ALKYL POLYGLYCOSIDES, USE THEREOF FOR PREPARING COSMETIC EMULSIONS, AND METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME - A powdery composition C1 contains for 100% of the mass: 5 to 70 mass % and more particularly 10 to 50 mass % of at least one compound of formula (I): R—O-(G)12-22-2011
20110311597Magnetically-Oriented Cosmetic Fibers - There is provided a dissolvable film polymer matrix that includes a plurality of magnetically responsive kertin-like fibers for application to an individual's face or head. The dissolvable film polymer matrix product includes hairs that are magnetically oriented in a non-random plain to be applied on an individuals face or head to simulate the appearance of the individual's natural hair. Methods of manufacturing and applying the dissolvable polymer matrix product are also disclosed.12-22-2011
20130189333ORAL PRODUCT - An oral product includes a body that is wholly receivable in an oral cavity. The body includes a mouth-stable polymer matrix, cellulosic fibers embedded in the mouth-stable polymer matrix, and an additive dispersed in the mouth-stable polymer matrix. The oral product is adapted to release the additive from the body when the body is received within the oral cavity and exposed to saliva.07-25-2013
20130189335Oil-in-Water Emulsified Composition - The present invention provides an oil-in-water emulsified composition comprising the following ingredients (A)-(G) characterized by miniaturization of the emulsified particles by means of high pressure emulsification: 07-25-2013
20130189332METHODS FOR SMOOTHING WRINKLES AND SKIN TEXTURE IMPERFECTIONS - A method for smoothing skin comprising applying a composition that has from about 0.5 to about 4% sodium silicate as measured by silica content (SiO07-25-2013
20130189334ENHANCING PROPERTIES BY THE USE OF NANOPARTICLES - Composite materials comprising nanoparticles functionalized with metals are disclosed. The composite materials may be used in a variety of applications, including in coating compositions, cosmetic and pharmaceutical compositions, absorbent articles, and the like.07-25-2013
20130189336Cosmetic Compositions Including Ivy Derived Nanoparticles - Ivy derived nanoparticles and methods for their preparation and use are described herein. Further described herein are cosmetic compositions containing the ivy derived nanoparticles and methods for their use as sunscreens.07-25-2013
20130189337DENTINAL TUBULE SEALANT AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A dentinal tubule sealant comprises poorly-soluble calcium phosphate particles (A), a phosphorus-free calcium compound (B), and water (C), wherein the particles (A) are at least one member selected from the group consisting of dicalcium phosphate anhydrous [CaHPO07-25-2013
20130189331SURFACE-TREATED POWDER AND A METHOD OF PRODUCING IT, AND COSMETICS COMPRISING THE SURFACE-TREATED POWDER - The objects of the present invention are to provide a surface-treated powder that is excellent in water repellency and oil repellency and provides smooth texture and good adhesion when applied to skin, to produce the surface-treated powder simply and inexpensively, and to provide cosmetics comprising the surface-treated powder. Specifically, according to the present invention, a surface-treated powder wherein the surface of a material powder is treated with perfluoropolyetherphosphate represented by general formula (1) and an anionic polymer having a perfluoropolyether chain, which is represented by general formula (2), or perfluoropolyetherphosphate represented by general formula (1) and a cationic polymer having a perfluoropolyether chain, which is represented by general formula (3), and cosmetics comprising the surface-treated powder are provided.07-25-2013
20120003288DISPERSION COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DISPERSION COMPOSITION - The present invention provides: a dispersion composition including a poorly water-soluble polyphenol compound, an emulsifier including a sucrose fatty acid ester, and a water-soluble polymer, in which a content of a polyglycerin fatty acid ester in the composition is 0, or 0.1 or fewer times a total mass of the sucrose fatty acid ester in the composition, and a particle size of the dispersed particles including the poorly water-soluble polyphenol is 200 nm or smaller; and a method for manufacturing the dispersion composition, the method including an oil phase preparation process in which an oil phase is prepared by dissolving one or more oil phase components including the poorly water-soluble polyphenol in a good solvent for the poorly water-soluble polyphenol compound, and a mixing process in which the obtained oil phase and a phase of a poor solvent for the poorly water-soluble polyphenol compound are mixed to obtain the dispersion composition which includes the poorly water-soluble polyphenol compound and includes dispersed particles having an average volume particle size of 200 nm or smaller.01-05-2012
20120015015COMPOSITE POWDER FOR SIMULTANEOUSLY BLOCKING INFRARED AND ULTRAVIOLET RAYS AND COSMETICS COMPOSITION USING THE SAME - Disclosed is composite powder comprising infrared-ray blocking particles; and ultraviolet-ray blocking particles coated onto one surface of each of the infrared-ray blocking particles, and cosmetics composition using the same, wherein the composite powder using both the infrared-ray blocking particle and the ultraviolet-ray blocking particle enables to simultaneously block the infrared and ultraviolet rays. Thus, if the composite powder of the present invention is applied to the cosmetics, it is possible to minimize the rough wrinkles, irregular pigmentary deposits, loss of skin elasticity, disturbance of skin barrier function, skin damages such as cancer of the skin, and skin aging, and also to boost SPF (Sun Protection Factor) and PA (Protection Factor of UVA) of the related art sunscreen. Especially, the present invention uses the composite powder prepared by coating one surface of the infrared-ray blocking particle with the ultraviolet-ray blocking particles, instead of mixing powder prepared by simply mixing the infrared-ray blocking particle and the ultraviolet-ray blocking particle. That is, since the small-sized ultraviolet-ray blocking particles are coated onto and stably fixed into the surface of the infrared-ray blocking particle, it is possible to prevent aggregation of the ultraviolet-ray blocking particles, thereby preventing deterioration in uniformity of adhesion to the skin, and deterioration of the ultraviolet-ray blocking efficiency.01-19-2012
20120015013MATRIX CONTAINING METAL OXIDE PARTICLES AND USE OF SAME IN COSMETIC COMPOSITIONS - A macroparticle sunscreen powder and methods of making the same. The macroparticle sunscreen powder includes a plurality of macroparticle particles that include UV attenuating particles in a matrix material selected from the group consisting of a natural latex, polyacrylate, polymethacrylate, polyurethane, polyvinyl acetate, styrene-butadiene rubber, acrylonitrile butadiene styrene copolymer, and combinations thereof.01-19-2012
20120021031DUAL ACTION DENTIFRICE COMPOSITIONS TO PREVENT HYPERSENSITIVITY AND PROMOTE REMINERALIZATION - The invention encompasses combinations of bioactive glass composition and potassium salts that are useful in conjunction with delivery agent such as, for example, toothpastes, mouthwashes, and oral gels. In certain embodiments, the compositions of the invention form a rapid and continuous reaction with body fluids (e.g., saliva) to promote the immediate and long-tem release of Ca and P ions to produce a stable crystalline layer deposited onto and into the dentin tubules for the immediate and long term reduction of dentin hypersensitivity and tooth surface remineralization.01-26-2012
20120021030Liquid Composition Containing Fusiform Particles for Cosmetic Use - A liquid composition for cosmetic use containing 5 to 50 wt % of fusiform particles in a cosmetically acceptable medium, the fusiform particles being made of an organosilicone having a crosslinked polysiloxane structure, and having diameters along major axis L01-26-2012
20120021029PEPTIDES USED IN THE TREATMENT AND/OR CARE OF THE SKIN AND/OR HAIR AND THEIR USE IN COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS - Peptides of general formula (I):01-26-2012
20120021028Powdery Composition for Shaping Keratin Fibers and Giving Them Shine - Powdery compositions for temporarily shaping human hair containing 50 to 90 wt. % of water, 0.5 wt. % to 10 wt. % of at least one other liquid having a boiling point higher than 150° C. at a pressure of 1013 mbar, at least one starch substituted with carboxy-(C01-26-2012
20120021027Cosmetic Composition - A film-forming cosmetic composition that provides superior feel, look, and wear characteristics whilst also delivering UV protection to the skin. The cosmetic composition may be in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion that includes a water compatible film-forming polymer, a sunscreen active, and one or more particles. The foundation provides suitable feel and appearance during application, UV protection, and excellent wear and appearance after application, yet provides flexible, light feel.01-26-2012
20120021026Dissolvable Fibrous Web Structure Article Comprising Active Agents - The personal care compositions of the present invention are in the form of an Article comprising a dissolvable fibrous web structure. The fibers of the dissolvable fibrous web structure comprise a surfactant; a water soluble polymeric structurant; and a plasticizer. Additionally the ratio of the water soluble water soluble polymeric structurant to the active agent in the fiber is 3.5 or less.01-26-2012
20120021025AQUEOUS COMPOSITION SUITABLE AS SHAMPOO - The present invention concerns aqueous compositions that are suitable as shampoos. The composition comprises an oil and provides an interesting hair treatment, especially an interesting hair treatment targeting damaged hair.01-26-2012
20120021024DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR ACTIVE COMPONENTS AS PART OF AN EDIBLE COMPOSITION BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION - A delivery system for inclusion in an edible composition is formulated to have at least one active component with an encapsulating material for delivering the active component upon consumption of the edible composition.01-26-2012
20120021023Process For Preparing Silicate Shell Microcapsules - A process for preparing silicate shell microcapsules comprises adding a water reactive silicon compound to an oil in water emulsion, thereby condensing and polymerizing the water reactive silicon compound to form silicate shell microcapsules having a core comprising the oil phase of the said emulsion. The water reactive silicon compound comprises a tetraalkoxysilane and an alkoxysilane having an amino or quaternary ammonium substituted alkyl group.01-26-2012
20120021022FOAMABLE SHAVING SUBSTRATE - The present invention provides a personal care product in the form of a foamable shaving substrate that includes a dry substrate that has associated with it a dry shaving material. The shaving material forms a moist hair softening foam when the substrate is exposed to water, facilitating shaving of hair. The foamable shaving substrate may easily be carried anywhere.01-26-2012
20120027831DEPOSITION FROM SURFACTANT SYSTEMS - The invention presented in this application relates to a fragrance deposition system for high surfactant applications such as shampoo and body wash. The system will provide a long lasting release of the fragrance and is more efficient at low levels and does not deposit particles that can cause adverse properties.02-02-2012
20120027830COSMETIC - The present invention provides a cosmetic composition comprising composite powder grains including: metal oxide flakes having an average thickness in a range of from 50 nm to 200 nm and an aspect ratio in a range of from 10 to 1000; and a coating layer which coat a surface of the metal oxide flakes, and which has a higher refractive index than that of the metal oxide flakes.02-02-2012
20120027829DENTIN MINERALIZING AGENT AND METHOD FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF - A dentin mineralizing agent comprising tetracalcium phosphate particles (A) and an alkali metal salt of phosphoric acid (B), wherein the dentin mineralizing agent contains the tetracalcium phosphate particles (A) in an amount of 1 to 80 parts by weight relative to 100 parts by weight of the whole amount of the dentin mineralizing agent, and the blended amount of the alkali metal salt of phosphoric acid (B) relative to 100 parts by weight of the tetracalcium phosphate particles (A) is 1 to 100 parts by weight. Thus is provided a dentin mineralizing agent by which a dense HAp is formed on a dentin surface and HAp is deposited to a deep portion of a dentinal tubule, so that it can close the dentinal tubule.02-02-2012
20120027828Dental anti-hypersensitivity composition and method - The present invention relates to compositions and methods for calcifying dental tissue, e.g., preventing or treating dental hypersensitivity. An oral composition of arginine bicarbonate and calcium carbonate promotes the formation of dentinal tubule plugs aided by combining calcium and phosphate in the fluid. In a specific example, an arginine bicarbonate/calcium carbonate mixture blocked dentinal tubules in a model system. In addition to treating dentinal sensitivity, the compositions and methods of the invention provide for calcifying exposed tooth pulp, calcifying the base or all of a pit or fissure in a tooth, and treating a carious lesion.02-02-2012
20120027827Method and Composition for Reducing Exhaled Carbon Dioxide Emissions - A method and composition for reducing the amount of carbon dioxide exhaled by a user by placing a composition comprising a delivery vehicle and a carbon dioxide sequestering agent into a user's mouth and allowing the carbon dioxide sequestering agent to react with the carbon dioxide present in the user's breath thereby reducing the amount of carbon dioxide exhaled by the user.02-02-2012
20120027826Free-Flowing Emulsion Concentrates - Emulsion concentrates comprising at least one alkyl and/or alkenyl oligoglycoside having 6 to 22 carbon atoms in the alk(en)yl radical, polyglycerol esters, at least one polyol, at least one glyceride having a melting point greater than or equal to 20° C., at least one oil component liquid at 20° C. and with a polarity of more than 30-40 mN/m and at least one oil component liquid at 20° C. and with a polarity of 5-30 mN/m are described. Methods of making and using such emulsion concentrates are also described. Articles employing the emulsion concentrates are also described.02-02-2012
20120027825METHOD OF PREPARING LIPID NANOPARTICLES - The present invention relates to a useful method for preparing nanocapsules having a liquid lipid core and a solid shell and charged with at least one active agent having a hydrophilic character, said method comprising at least the steps consisting in: i) providing at least a first microemulsion having a water-in-oil character, stabilized by at least one lipophilic surfactant and containing in its hydrophilic phase at least one active agent having a hydrophilic character, providing at least a second microemulsion, separate from the first microemulsion, formulated by phase inversion of an emulsion and stabilized by at least one heat-sensitive, nonionic hydrophilic surfactant; iii) adding said first microemulsion to said second microemulsion under conditions propitious for the formation of a novel microemulsion architecture in which said hydrophilic active agent remains present in the hydrophilic phase of the first microemulsion; and iv) chill-hardening the mixture formed in the previous step, so as to obtain nanocapsules comprising said hydrophilic active agent and being formed from a lipid core, which is liquid at room temperature, and encapsulated in a film which is solid at room temperature.02-02-2012
20120027824Preparations facilitated by vesicles using alkyl polypentosides and uses of said preparations - Surfactant system capable of forming a dispersion of vesicles or liposomes constituted of alkyl polyglycoside of formula RO(X)n, in which R is a linear or branched alkyl chain, with or without unsaturation, and having 8 to 12 carbon atoms, X being a pentose residue, and n, representing the average degree of oligomerization, is between 1 and 3, and of a hydrotrope or co-solvent.02-02-2012
20130195941PULLULAN-CONTAINING POWDER, METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME AND USE THEREOF - The present invention aims to provide a particulate composition containing pullulan, which can be produced without employing any complicated purification step such as solvent precipitation and, when formed into a film, exhibits a higher rupture strength compared to conventional ones; a process for producing the same; and uses thereof. The present invention solves the above object by providing a particulate composition containing pullulan which is produced from a culture obtained by culturing a mutant of a microorganism of the species 08-01-2013
20130195942ABRASIVE SYSTEM FOR ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - Oral compositions comprising a first and a second abrasive are provided. The first abrasive preferably has an Einlehner hardness of greater than about 5 mg loss per 100,000 revolutions, and the second abrasive preferably has an Einlehner hardness of less than about 5 mg loss per 100,000 revolutions. A ratio of the first abrasive to the second abrasive ranges from about 1:1.6 to about 1.6:1, and the first and second abrasives are preferably present in the oral composition at an amount of about 13% to about 21% by weight, respectively. The pellicle cleaning ratio of the oral composition is greater than 100 and the radioactive dentin abrasiveness is preferably less than 200, and in certain embodiments, preferably less than about 175. Methods of using the oral compositions are also provided.08-01-2013
20130195943METHOD AND THERAPEUTIC/COSMETIC TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF ROSACEA AND SKIN ERYTHEMA USING A1-ADRENOCEPTOR AGONISTS - The present invention is directed to the treatment of skin erythema as exhibited in rosacea and other conditions characterized by increased erythema (redness) of the skin. These conditions exhibit dilation of blood vessels due to a cutaneous vascular hyper-reactivity. In particular, the present invention is directed to a novel composition and method for the treatment of skin erythema using α08-01-2013
20130195944METHOD AND THERAPEUTIC/COSMETIC TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF ROSACEA AND SKIN ERYTHEMA USING A1-ADRENOCEPTOR AGONISTS - The present invention is directed to the treatment of skin erythema as exhibited in rosacea and other conditions characterized by increased erythema (redness) of the skin. These conditions exhibit dilation of blood vessels due to a cutaneous vascular hyper-reactivity. In particular, the present invention is directed to a novel composition and method for the treatment of skin erythema using α08-01-2013
20120294918Nail Varnish with a Velvety Feel - The present invention relates to a nail varnish including at least one effect pigment and at least one micronized wax, and to a process for producing it. Furthermore, the invention relates to the use of at least one micronized wax in a nail varnish and to an article provided with the nail varnish. Moreover, the invention relates to a mixture of at least one pigment and at least one micronized wax.11-22-2012
20120039967Low Rub-Off Compositions - Low rub-off compositions comprising a silicon-based particle that encapsulates a colorant are described. The compositions can comprise a color generating component and are suitable to immediately impart an even color to skin when topically applied.02-16-2012
20130202665OILY SOLID COSMETIC - An oily solid cosmetic is capable of effectively diminishing morphological problems, such as vertical wrinkles, in particular on the lip, over a long period of time. The present invention provides an oily solid cosmetic which contains: (A) a plate-like composite powder presenting interference colors, (B) a spherical composite powder wherein the surface of a spherical powder having a refractive index of 1.40 to 1.60 is coated with a coating component having a refractive index of 2.00 to 2.90, and (C) 1 to 40% by mass of a semi-solid oil component. Preferably, the cosmetic of the present invention further contains (D) heavy isoparaffin. The cosmetic of the present invention is capable of diminishing vertical wrinkles, in particular on the lip, over a long period of time, and of maintaining a glossy lip.08-08-2013
20130202666HAIR TREATMENT COMPOSITION - An aerated composition comprising, surfactant aggregates, perfume and a hydrophobin.08-08-2013
20120301523W/O EMULSION COSMETIC - A cosmetic composition in the form of a W/O emulsion includes: (A) 1 to 20% by weight of a plate-like powder which has been surface-treated with an alkylalkoxysilane; (B) 0.1 to 10% by weight of an oil that is solid at temperature of 25° C.; (C) 0.5 to 60% by weight of an oil selected from the group consisting of a hydrocarbon oil, an ester oil, and an ether oil, having a viscosity at 25° C. of 500,000 mPa·s or less; and (D) water, wherein a weight ratio of the component (B) to the component (A), (B)/(A), is 0.01 to 5.11-29-2012
20120076843MICROCAPSULES HAVING HIGHLY BRANCHED POLYMERS AS CROSS-LINKING AGENTS - The present invention relates to microcapsules comprising a capsule core and a capsule wall, obtainable by a process comprising the free-radical polymerization of an oil-in-water emulsion which comprises the following constituents: 03-29-2012
20120076840Alkoxysilane Derivatives of N-Acyl Amino Acids, N-Acyl Dipeptides, and N-Acyl Tripeptides, and Particles and Stable Oil-in-Water Formulations Using the Same - Hydrophilic N-acylamino acid, N-acyl dipeptide, and N-acyl tripeptide substituted silanes are prepared which can be utilized as reactive surface treatments for particles of pigments, minerals, and fillers. These treated particles form stable dispersions in the aqueous phase of oil-in-water mixtures that are suitable for cosmetic applications. The treated particles may also be used in pressed powder and color cosmetic formulations.03-29-2012
20120087960CATION COMPATIBLE METAL OXIDES AND ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING THE METAL OXIDES - A cationic compatible metal oxide and oral care compositions containing the metal oxide are disclosed. Preferably, the oral care compositions contain a cationic compatable metal oxide and a cationic ingredient, such as for example, a cationic antibacterial agent such as cetyl pyridinium chloride (“CPC”). The cationic compatible metal oxide, e.g. silica, comprise metal oxide particles having a subtantially negative surface charge and a vitamin deposited onto or reacted with the surface of the metal oxide particles in an amount sufficient to provide a substantially positive surface charge on the metal oxide particle. Processes for making and using the vitamin modified metal oxide in oral care compositions are also disclosed.04-12-2012
20120093904COMPOSITION COMPRISING AN ANIONIC POLYMERIC MATERIAL AND THE SALT OF A SATURATED MONOCARBOXYLIC ACID HAVING 6 TO 22 CARBON ATOMS - The invention relates to a coating composition for the coating or binding of pharmaceutically, nutraceutically or cosmetically active ingredients, comprising (a) an anionic polymeric material, and (b) one or more salts of saturated monocarboxylic acids having 6 to 22 carbon atoms, characterized in that the amount of the salts of the monocarboxylic acids in the composition corresponds to 3 to 50 mol percent of the amount of anionic groups in the polymeric material. The invention also relates to a process for preparing a dispersion out of the composition, as well as the use of said composition in enteric-coated solid dosage forms.04-19-2012
20120093903POWDERY OR GRANULATED COMPOSITION COMPRISING A COPOLYMER, A SALT OF A FATTY MONOCARBOXYLIC ACID AND A FATTY MONOCARBOXYLIC ACID AND/OR A FATTY ALCOHOL - The invention relates to a powdery or granulated composition comprising at least by 30% by weight of a mixture of (a) a copolymer composed of polymerized units of C04-19-2012
20120093902FLUID RESERVOIR - Fluid reservoirs which are based on polymer substrates and are capable of storing large amounts of fluids. The storage is reliable and the reemergence from the liquid reservoir is readily controllable, for example, via the temperature or via mechanical actions, to achieve retardation of the fluid release. Also, processes for producing such fluid reservoirs and also their use, for example in washing or cleaning compositions.04-19-2012
20120093901METHOD FOR PRODUCING FREE POWDER PARTICLES OF POLYAMIDE IMPREGNATED WITH AT LEAST ONE COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL AGENT, AND FREE POWDER PARTICLES OF POLYAMIDE HAVING A CONTENT OF AT LEAST 25 WT % OF A COSMETIC OR PHARMACEUTICAL AGENT OTHER THAN WATER - The invention relates to a method for producing free powder particles of polyamide impregnated with at least one cosmetic or pharmaceutical agent. The present also relates to free powder particles of polyamide having a content of at least 25% by weight of a cosmetic or pharmaceutical agent other than water, to the use of said particles in cosmetic, pharmaceutical or perfumery products, and to compositions containing such particles.04-19-2012
20120093900CAPILLARY COMPOSITION FOR TREATING HAIR - The invention relates to a capillary composition comprising at least particles of pumice, at least one silicon containing quaternary ammonium groups, and at least one non-siliconised polymer.04-19-2012
20120093898Metal Ion Nanoclusters - A composition containing a plurality of water-soluble nanoclusters ranging from 2 nm to 500 nm in diameter. Each of the nanoclusters contains one or more metal cations, one or more anions, and one or more water-soluble ligands. Also disclosed is a method of using the composition for treating various disorders such as anemia, heartburn, and diabetes.04-19-2012
20130209533Solid Powder Cosmetic - A foundation and the like which contains latent means for masking skin dullness at the time of application thereof to the skin, the means gradually working a few hours after application, is provided by providing a solid powder cosmetic composition comprising the following ingredients (1) to (3): (1) an interference pearlescent pigment having a reflectance of 30% or higher to visible light having a wavelength of 540 to 580 nm, which has been combined with one or more materials selected from unit polymethylmethacrylate, silicon dioxide, platy barium sulfate, zinc oxide, and aluminum chloride, in an amount of 1 to 8 mass %; (2) spherical powder particles in an amount of 8 to 30 mass %; and (3) an oil having a viscosity of 500 to 100,000 cps, as measured by means of a B-type viscometer at 30° C., in an amount of 1.5 to 5 mass %; the amounts being on the basis of the total amount of the composition.08-15-2013
20130209530"NANOPARTICLES FOR THE ENCAPSULATION OF COMPOUNDS, PREPARATION THEREOF AND USE OF SAME" - The present invention relates to nanoparticles for encapsulating compounds, the preparation and uses thereof, comprising a casein matrix, a basic amino acid and a metal selected from a divalent metal, a trivalent metal and combinations thereof. Said nanoparticles can encapsulate a water soluble or fat soluble biologically active compound. The invention is applicable in the food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic sectors and in the nanotechnology sector.08-15-2013
20130209531APPLICATIONS OF PARTIALLY AND FULLY SULFATED HYALURONAN - Described herein is the use of partially and fully sulfated hyaluronan or the pharmaceutically acceptable salt or ester thereof for therapeutic and cosmetic applications as well as the treatment of a number of systemic, dermatological, periodontal, ophthalmic, and urological inflammatory diseases.08-15-2013
20130209532POLYSACCHARIDE GEL FORMULATION HAVING INCREASED LONGEVITY - Described herein are polysaccharide gel formulations including at least one inhibitor of polysaccharide degradation and methods of making the same. The methods described herein involve the steps of providing at least one polysaccharide and incorporating at least one inhibitor of degradation into the polysaccharide. In some embodiments, the incorporating step comprises 1) mixing the at least one inhibitor with the at least one polysaccharide at a highly hydrated state thereby encapsulating the at least one inhibitor in a polysaccharide network, and 2) dehydrating the polysaccharide network thereby controlling release kinetics or final swell ratio. In another embodiment, the incorporating step comprises 1) encapsulating at least one inhibitor into a biocompatible or biodegradable vessel and 2) combining the polysaccharide and the vessel into a gel formulation. The polysaccharide gel formulations described herein can be used for a variety of cosmetic applications.08-15-2013