Patents by Inventor Audrey Gueniche

Audrey Gueniche has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220233431
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition for topical application, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium: at least one oligosaccharide and/or polysaccharide, selected from the group consisting of inulins, fructooligosaccharides, glucooligosaccharides, soya-derived oligosaccharides, pyrodextrins, isomaltooligosaccharides, xylooligosaccharides, transgalactooligosaccharides and mixtures thereof, and at least one mannose monosaccharide. The present invention also concerns a method of cosmetic treatment for caring for the skin and/or mucous membranes, which comprises the application to the skin and/or the mucous membranes, in particular having undergone external aggression, of said composition; and also concerns cosmetic uses thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 22, 2020
    Publication date: July 28, 2022
    Inventor: Audrey GUENICHE
  • Patent number: 11154731
    Abstract: Cosmetic use of an effective amount of a lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus Bifidobacterium species and/or one of its fractions in treating and/or preventing dryness and/or associated disorders of a keratinous substance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 26, 2021
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Isabelle Castiel, Lionel Breton, Audrey Gueniche
  • Patent number: 10555882
    Abstract: The invention relates to the cosmetic use of an effective amount of at least one monounsaturated fatty acid, of a salt thereof and/or of an ester thereof, as a nailcare active agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignees: L'OREAL, SOCIÉTÉ DES PRODUITS NESTLÉ S.A.
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Isabelle Castiel, Cristina Cruz-Hernandez, Marjorie Marie-Carmen Guitard, Frédéric Destaillats
  • Patent number: 10456429
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the topical use of Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum CNCM I-2618, as a pro-pigmenting agent, in particular in the prevention and/or treatment of alterations of skin and/or hair color homogeneity and for creating a uniform complexion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignees: L'OREAL, NESTEC S.A.
    Inventors: Lionel Breton, Audrey Gueniche, Michela Zuccolo, Annick Mercenier, Guénolé Prioult
  • Patent number: 10238897
    Abstract: Cosmetic use of an effective amount of at least one lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus Bifidobacterium species and/or a fraction thereof, for preventing and/or treating a skin disorder in the case of sensitive skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2019
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Isabelle Castiel, Lionel Breton, Audrey Gueniche
  • Publication number: 20180243590
    Abstract: Cosmetic use of an effective amount of a lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus Bifidobacterium species and/or one of its fractions in treating and/or preventing dryness and/or associated disorders of a keratinous substance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Applicant: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Isabelle CASTIEL, Lionel BRETON, Audrey GUENICHE
  • Publication number: 20180207069
    Abstract: Provided is a cosmetic method by topical route for treating and/or preventing unpleasant human body odours, which comprises applying, to the surface of a human keratinous substance, a composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one monounsaturated fatty acid or one of its salts and/or one of its esters and/or one of its amides. Also provided is a cosmetic method by the oral route for treating and/or preventing unpleasant human body odours, comprising ingesting an oral composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one monounsaturated fatty acid or one of its salts and/or one of its esters and/or one of its amides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2017
    Publication date: July 26, 2018
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Isabelle Castiel
  • Patent number: 9782611
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the cosmetic treatment of greasy skin and/or skin that tends to be greasy with a lysate of at least one microorganism of the genus Bifidobacterium species and/or a fraction thereof, as an active.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Isabelle Castiel, Dominique Bernard
  • Patent number: 9770474
    Abstract: Red blotches on the skin such as those associated with environmental stresses, or red blotches associated with a skin disorder, for example those occurring during rosacea, are treated/reduced by administering to individuals afflicted therewith, thus effective amounts of at least one extract of a non-photosynthetic and non-fruiting filamentous bacterium cultured in a medium which includes at least one non-sulfurous mineral and/or thermal water, e.g., an extract derived from the bacterium Vitreoscilla filiformis, in particular the strain ATCC 15551, cultured in a medium enriched with water from La Roche Posay.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2017
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Lionel Breton
  • Patent number: 9730905
    Abstract: The invention relates to the oral or nutraceutical cosmetic use of an effective amount of at least one monounsaturated fatty acid, a salt thereof and/or an ester thereof, as an active agent for treating and/or preventing skin complexion imperfections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignees: L'OREAL, NESTEC S.A.
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Isabelle Castiel
  • Patent number: 9682025
    Abstract: The invention relates to the cosmetic use, by oral administration, of a combination of active agents including at least petroselinic acid and at least one active agent selected from among taurine, arginine, cysteine, zinc, a salt thereof, and lycopene, for improving the quality of nails, specifically the microvascularization of the nails, in particular in pre-hypertensive individuals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: NUTRICOS TECHNOLOGIES
    Inventors: Yann Mahe, Carole Bru, Nathalie Piccardi, Audrey Gueniche
  • Publication number: 20160361384
    Abstract: Cosmetic or therapeutic, in particular dermatological, use of dermicidin, or analogues or fragments thereof, for preventing the appearance of imperfections, and also for the treatment and diagnosis of acneic skin or acne-prone skin. The subject matter of the present invention is in particular the use of a cosmetic and/or therapeutic, in particular dermatological, composition containing at least one amino acid sequence of dermicidin, or of an analogue or fragment thereof, or of at least one nucleic acid sequence encoding the sequence, for preventing the appearance of imperfections, and also for the treatment and/or prevention and/or diagnosis of acneic and/or oily or acne-prone and/or oily skin. It also related to a method for applying the abovementioned cosmetic composition for the prevention of the appearance of imperfections and the treatment of acne-prone and/or oily skin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2014
    Publication date: December 15, 2016
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Dominique Bernard, Mark Donovan
  • Patent number: 9393266
    Abstract: Bags and/or dark circles around the eyes of individuals afflicted therewith are reduced by administering to such individuals thus effective amounts of at least one extract of a non-photosynthetic and non-fruiting filamentous bacterium cultured in a medium which includes at least one non-sulfurous mineral and/or thermal water, e.g., an extract derived from the bacterium Vitreoscilla filiformis, in particular the strain ATCC 15551, cultured in a medium enriched with water from La Roche Posay.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2016
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Lionel Breton, Audrey Gueniche
  • Publication number: 20160106695
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the field of weight management and obesity. It concerns petroselinic acid or a combination of active ingredients including at least petroselinic acid and at least one compound chosen from zinc, taurine, one of the salts of same, lycopene and the mixtures thereof, and preferably at least taurine or zinc gluconate and, more preferably still, at least taurine and zinc gluconate, as a drug for oral administration or as a functional food intended to promote weight loss and/or weight maintenance in a human being and/or animal, or indeed intended to fight obesity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2014
    Publication date: April 21, 2016
    Inventors: Yann MAHE, Carole BRU, Audrey GUENICHE
  • Publication number: 20160095803
    Abstract: The invention relates to the cosmetic use, by oral administration, of a combination of active agents including at least petroselinic acid and at least one active agent selected from among taurine, arginine, cysteine, zinc, a salt thereof, and lycopene, for improving the quality of nails, specifically the microvascularization of the nails, in particular in pre-hypertensive individuals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2014
    Publication date: April 7, 2016
    Inventors: Yann MAHE, Carole BRU, Nathalie PICCARDI, Audrey GUENICHE
  • Publication number: 20160074297
    Abstract: The invention relates to the cosmetic use, by oral administration, of a combination of active agents including petroselinic acid and taurine, for improving hair quality and for preventing and controlling the microinflammation of hair follicles, in particular for controlling hair aging in men over the age of 30 or in women.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2014
    Publication date: March 17, 2016
    Inventors: Yann MAHE, Carole BRU, Isabelle CASTIEL, Audrey GUENICHE
  • Publication number: 20160074353
    Abstract: The present invention concerns the cosmetic use, by oral administration, of petroselinic acid or of a combination of active ingredients comprising at least petroselinic acid and at least one compound chosen from zinc, taurine, one of the salts of same, lycopene and the mixtures thereof, and preferably at least taurine or zinc gluconate and, more preferably still, at least taurine and zinc gluconate, with the aim of fighting against aesthetic disorders of the body figure linked to modifications in the adipose tissue.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2014
    Publication date: March 17, 2016
    Inventors: Yann MAHE, Carole BRU, Audrey GUENICHE
  • Patent number: 9265719
    Abstract: 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2016
    Assignees: L'OREAL, NESTEC SA
    Inventors: Isabelle Castiel, Audrey Gueniche
  • Publication number: 20150343002
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the topical use of Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum CNCM I-2618, as a pro-pigmenting agent, in particular in the prevention and/or treatment of alterations of skin and/or hair color homogeneity and for creating a uniform complexion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Publication date: December 3, 2015
    Inventors: Lionel Breton, Audrey Gueniche, Michela Zuccolo, Annick Mercenier, Guénolé Prioult
  • Publication number: 20150297483
    Abstract: A subject-matter of the present invention is the cosmetic use, as deodorant active agent, of a monounsaturated fatty acid or one of its salts and/or of its esters and/or one of its amides, in particular in a composition comprising a physiologically acceptable medium. It also relates to a cosmetic method by the oral route for treating and/or preventing unpleasant human body odors, consisting in ingesting an oral composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one monounsaturated fatty acid or one of its salts and/or one of its esters and/or one of its amides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2013
    Publication date: October 22, 2015
    Inventors: Audrey Gueniche, Isabelle Castiel