Patents Assigned to L'Oreal
  • Patent number: 10703546
    Abstract: A cap protector for protecting a cap on a container includes a plurality of axial fins extending from a common point. Each axial fin includes a body extending between an inner edge and an outer edge, and a cap-engaging lip defined on the inner edge that is configured to selectively engage a cap of a container. The plurality of axial fins may be movable from a disengaged position to an engaged position, wherein in the engaged position the cap-engaging lip of each of the plurality of axial fins engages the cap of a container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Michael P. Robinson, II
  • Patent number: 10702464
    Abstract: A hair fiber treating method not containing a fixing step, comprising, applying to the hair fibers at least one reducing composition, free of ceramide, comprising at least one reducing agent; and raising the temperature of the hair fibers using a heating iron at temperature of at least 60° C., wherein the temperature of the hair fibers are raised before or after the hair fibers are optionally rinsed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Thomas Fondin, Anne Sabbagh
  • Publication number: 20200211078
    Abstract: A system and method is provided for providing a cosmetic composition to a user. The system includes an apparatus configured to dispense at least one cosmetic composition into a output container; a user interface configured to receive information about the user; and circuitry configured to receive the information about the user and determine one or more cosmetic compositions to be dispensed into the output container based on the information about the user received at the user interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2020
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Guive BALOOCH, Florent VALCESCHINI, Rishabh BHANDARI, Catherine CHIOU, Sonia LORENTE GONZALEZ, Pinida Jan MOOLSINTONG, David John RINALDIS, Jonathan Scott TANG, Brent Edward TIMBERLAKE, Andre YOUSEFI
  • Publication number: 20200205547
    Abstract: A system for regulating application of solution to a user, includes a rollerball; a body, including a first end and a reservoir disposed at a second end of the body; a fitment, including a well and a solution regulator; and a piston, wherein the fitment is configured to hold the rollerball; the rollerball is substantially spherical and rotatable in the fitment; the first end of the body is configured to hold the fitment; the reservoir is configured to hold a solution; the piston is inserted into the reservoir at the second end of the body; and the well is configured to receive a predetermined volume of the solution from the reservoir.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Wenzhen Cheng, Blake SOETERS, Rodney HOUGH
  • Publication number: 20200205559
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an application brush (1) for a cosmetic formula. The application brush (1) comprises: i) a base (10) having a central axis (X) and including a top surface (100) that is perpendicular or substantially perpendicular to the central axis (X) and a bottom (110) that is spaced apart from the top surface (100) along the central axis (X); and ii) a bundle of bristles (20) that is mounted on the bottom (110) of the base (10). Tips of bristles (200) forming the bundle of bristles (20) cooperate to define a virtual plane (210) that is perpendicular or substantially perpendicular to the central axis (X), and the virtual plane (210) has an oval shape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2017
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Yuji Asano
  • Publication number: 20200205548
    Abstract: The device for packaging and applying a product, notably a liquid cosmetic product, comprises a container (12) delimiting an internal reservoir (24) for storing said product, and comprising an opening (26) providing access to the said reservoir, a closure member (14) mounted removably on the container so as to move between a position in which the said container is closed and an open position, and a member (16) for applying the product. The closure member (14) bears the application member (16). The container (12) internally comprises a narrowing of the section (22) delimiting the opening (26) providing access to the internal reservoir of the said container. The application member (16) extends at least in part through the access opening (26), sealing the said opening closed when the closure member (14) is in the closed position, the application member (16) being situated outside the container (12) when the closure member (14) is in the open position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 22, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Nicolas Albisetti
  • Patent number: 10694832
    Abstract: A smart device having a hair color application (App) stored thereon capable of providing and receiving hair color information to and from a user. A photograph of the user's hair is taken using the smart device. A palette of possible colors is then calculated in view of the photograph and other hair information provided by the user. The smart device includes a display for showing the calculated colors, and for showing colors selected by the user on the user's hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: L'Oréal
    Inventor: Joseph Grez
  • Patent number: 10695278
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to cosmetic compositions and methods of using the cosmetic compositions to benefit the skin. The cosmetic compositions typically include: (a) resveratrol, polydatin, or a mixture thereof; (b) baicalin; (c) optionally, one or more solubilizers; and (d) a cosmetically acceptable carrier. The compositions provide multiple benefits to skin. For example, the compositions are particularly useful for providing anti-aging benefits to skin, for whitening the skin, and for improving skin's appears (e.g., radiance and firmness).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Zhi Pan, Paul Mortizen, Marie-Lise Chiron, Karine Lucet-Levannier
  • Publication number: 20200197629
    Abstract: An adjustable misting system and method for treating a region of a biological surface is presented. In an embodiment, a reconfigurable misting nebulizer includes a first misting panel having a plurality of apertures configured to atomize a formulation, and a second misting panel coupled to the first misting panel having a plurality of apertures configured to atomize the formulation. In some embodiments, a relative position of the first misting panel with respect to the second misting panel is adjustable.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Zane Bowman Allen Miller, Vincenzo Casasanta, III, John Streeter
  • Publication number: 20200197274
    Abstract: Disclosed is an anhydrous makeup removing composition and method for removing making using such a composition. The composition includes at least two esters having a molecular weight less than 350 g/mol and a polarity index of less than or equal to 24.2 mN/m, where the composition contains less than 5 w/w % of any esters having molecular weights greater than 350 g/mol or having a polarity index greater than 24.2 mN/m, or any non-ester hydrocarbons. The esters may have a surface tension as measured at 20° C. of less than 40 dynes/cm, and the composition may also include additional components, such as a filler particle, a dye, a polymeric thickener, a preservative, and/or a fragrance. In some embodiments, the composition may consist solely of between two and four such esters, and in various embodiments, may be a solution, a gel, or an emulsion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: L'ORÉAL
    Inventors: Christopher PANG, Hy Si Bui
  • Publication number: 20200197275
    Abstract: A subject matter of the present invention is the cosmetic use of at least one compound of formula (I): in which: denotes a divalent radical chosen from a carbon-carbon single bond *—CH2—CH2—* or double bond *—CH—CH—*, of Z or E configuration or their mixtures, b=0 or 1, c=0 or 1, d=0, 1 or 2, and R and R? independently denote a hydrogen atom, a linear C1-C6 alkyl radical or a branched C3-C6 alkyl radical, to treat and/or prevent signs of aging and/or of photoaging of keratinous substances, preferably of the skin, and/or to depigment, lighten and/or whiten keratinous substances, preferably the skin. The present invention also relates to novel compounds and to a corresponding cosmetic method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Julien HITCE, Maria DALKO
  • Publication number: 20200202131
    Abstract: A computer system obtains digital video data of at least one physical consumer product (two or more cosmetics products) in a personal care routine; analyzes the digital video data (e.g., using automated object recognition or gesture recognition techniques); detects at least one physical interaction with the at least one physical consumer product (e.g., two or more applications of cosmetics products) based at least in part on the analysis of the digital video data; and causes customized personal care routine data (e.g., a computer animation simulation or a comparison of the user's routine with routines of other users) to be presented in a user interface. The customized personal care routine data is based at least in part on the at least one physical interaction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Kelsey Norwood
  • Patent number: 10688034
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising at least one silicone elastomer and at least one non-volatile oil at ratio from about 1:0.2 to about 1:10, at least one silicone resin, at least one volatile solvent and at least one polyorganosiloxane copolymer. The composition of the present invention may optionally contain wax, fillers and/or pigments. The invention also relates to a method for making up and enhancing the appearance of a keratinous substrate, in particular lips, by applying the incentive composition to the keratinous substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Roselin Rosario-Melendez, Rita Jaky El-Khouri, Gisela Perruna, Ann Marie Rohmeyer, Susan Ashley Desteno
  • Patent number: 10687601
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a cosmetic care system comprising (1) a composition comprising at least one silicone elastomer, at least one non-volatile oil, at least one silicone resin, at least one volatile solvent, at least one polyorganosiloxane copolymer; and (2) and an applicator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Roselin Rosario-Melendez, Gisela Perruna, Susan Ashley Desteno, Marcel Sanchez
  • Publication number: 20200187635
    Abstract: A skincare device having optimized dual energy modalities ace is presented. In an embodiment, a skincare device includes a body having protruding elements configured for contacting a skin of a user, where the protruding elements are configured to vibrate in operation. The skincare device also includes an end effector configured for contacting the skin of the user, where the end effector is configured to oscillate about a center axis in operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Robert E. Akridge
  • Publication number: 20200187634
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an applicator for applying a cosmetic product to the eyelashes and/or eyebrows, having an applicator member (8) having: —a core (10) made of polymer material, —at least one bow (12) molded with the core (10), and —a support (21) having two branches twisted around the core (10).
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Alain BERHAULT, Eric CAULIER
  • Publication number: 20200188282
    Abstract: Hair dyeing process comprising a phosphonic ethylenic polymer and a pigment The invention relates to a process for dyeing hair comprising at least one pigment and at least one phosphonic polymer derived from the polymerization of: (a) 45% to 95% by weight of ethylenic monomer bearing an at least Cs linear or branched alkyl group; (b) 5% to 25% by weight of vinylphosphonic acid monomer; (c) 0 to 50% by weight of additional monomer chosen from: (i) linear or branched C1-C6 alkyl (meth)acrylate or C6-C12 cycloalkyl (meth)acrylate non-silicone monomers; (ii) specific polydimethylsiloxane silicone monomers bearing a mono(meth)acryloyloxy end group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 9, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventor: Sandrine CHODOROWSKI-KIMMES
  • Publication number: 20200187624
    Abstract: Systems and cosmetic kits including a formulation for removing eye makeup from a region of an eye; and a brush including a plurality of bristles shaped to apply the formulation to the region of the eye are described. In an example, the system includes a formulation for removing eye makeup from a region of an eye; and a brush including a plurality of bristles shaped to apply the formulation to the region of the eye.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Lily Truong
  • Publication number: 20200188283
    Abstract: The invention relates to a hair dyeing process comprising at least one pigment, at least one additional component selected from cross linking agents and/or plasticizers and at least one block polymer comprising: a first block with a glass transition temperature (Tg) of greater than or equal to 40° C. derived from a monomer CH2?C(R1)—COOR2 in which R1=H or methyl, R2=C4 to C12 cycloalkyl group; and a second block with a glass transition temperature (Tg) of less than or equal to 20° C. derived from a vinylphosphonic acid and from a monomer CH2=C(R1)—COOR3 in which R1=H or methyl, R3=linear or branched C1 to C6 unsubstituted alkyl group, with the exception of a tert-butyl group or a methoxyethyl group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 4, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventor: Sandrine CHODOROWSKI-KIMMES
  • Publication number: 20200188707
    Abstract: Systems and cosmetic kits for removal of eye makeup are described. In an example, the systems include a handle portion configured to be grasped by a hand and defining a formulation reservoir that carries a formulation for removing eye makeup from a region of an eye; an application portion including: a plurality of bristles shaped to apply the formulation to the region of the eye; and an aperture; and a support member extending between the handle portion and the application portion, the support member defining a lumen in fluid communication with the formulation reservoir and the aperture.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Lily Truong