Live Skin Colorant Containing Patents (Class 424/63)
  • Patent number: 10982068
    Abstract: The present invention includes a hydrogel and a method of making a porous hydrogel by preparing an aqueous mixture of an uncrosslinked polymer and a crystallizable molecule; casting the mixture into a vessel; allowing the cast mixture to dry to form an amorphous hydrogel film; seeding the cast mixture with a seed crystal of the crystallizable molecule; growing the crystallizable molecule into a crystal structure within the uncrosslinked polymer; crosslinking the polymer around the crystal structure under conditions in which the crystal structure within the crosslinked polymer is maintained; and dissolving the crystals within the crosslinked polymer to form the porous hydrogel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: BOARD OF REGENTS, THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM
    Inventors: Scott Zawko, Christine Schmidt
  • Patent number: 10980732
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a hair care compositions comprising at least two or more polysaccharides, one or more monomeric polyols, and water. The compositions may also include polyglycerol esters of fatty acids. The hair care compositions are particularly useful in methods for imparting durable styling or shaping benefits and/or frizz control to hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Vanessa Decarlo, Azizah Suleiman, Anand Mahadeshwar
  • Patent number: 10933092
    Abstract: An object is to provide an external composition for skin capable of easily enhancing body balance ability even for ordinary people such as housewives, students, middle-aged and mature-aged males and females, and elderly persons who do not aggressively exercise on a routine basis other than athletes. The object has been solved by an external composition for skin including a rhodochrosite extract extracted from rhodochrosite with water, a hematite extract extracted from hematite with water, a smithsonite extract extracted from smithsonite with water, and an olivine extract extracted from olivine with water, and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignee: TEIKOKU CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kenichiro Hatakeyama
  • Patent number: 10905640
    Abstract: A cosmetic composition for making up and/or caring for the skin, containing a physiologically acceptable medium containing at least one vinyl polymer having at least one carbosiloxane-dendrimer-derived unit and at least 2% by weight of a silica, relative to the total weight of the composition, the ratio by weight between said polymer and said silica being greater than or equal to 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Pascal Arnaud, Euriel Clavel
  • Patent number: 10898418
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an anhydrous colored cosmetic powder comprising at least one natural or synthetic silicate and at least one dye. During its preparation, such a powder may have contacted an aqueous phase which has subsequently been dried and is not present in its final state. The present invention also relates to a cosmetic composition comprising an aqueous phase and a non-aqueous phase comprising at least one colored powder portion, where the colored powder portion comprises at least one natural or synthetic silicate and at least one dye.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: INTERCOS S.P.A.
    Inventors: Patrizia Valsesia, Gaetano Distefano
  • Patent number: 10844350
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides compositions and methods for producing hydrogel matrix constructs. Methods of using hydrogel matrix constructs for tissue repair and regeneration and for the oxygenation of red blood cells are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: William Marsh Rice University
    Inventors: Jordan Miller, Anderson Ta, Bagrat Grigoryan
  • Patent number: 10835478
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates a method for the lightening of keratinous fibers, particularly human hair, wherein a lightening agent (AM) containing at least one special dimethylcyclosiloxane and at least one special polydimethylsiloxane is used. Use of the special siloxanes results in improved care of the keratinous fibers with simultaneous improvement of the lightening effect. Furthermore, the present disclosure relates to a corresponding packaging unit (kit-of-parts) and the use of a combination of special siloxanes to improve the care of keratinous fibers while simultaneously improving the lightening effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Sylvia Kerl, Camille Grosjacques, Katharina Krause
  • Patent number: 10813854
    Abstract: This invention relates to a composition in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion that comprises an aqueous phase dispersed in a continuous oily phase, wherein the continuous oily phase comprises: at least one organo-modified clay, with a content by weight ranging from 0.5% to 1% relative to the total weight of said composition; at least one silicone elastomer powder coated with a silicone resin, with a content by weight ranging from 5% to 12% relative to the total weight of said composition; and at least one silicone surfactant with a content by weight ranging from 1.4% to 3% relative to the total weight of said composition; and wherein the dispersed aqueous phase comprises: water at a content by weight ranging from 15% to 25% relative to the total weight of said composition; and ethanol at a content by weight ranging from 8% to 18% relative to the total weight of said composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Pascal Arnaud, Valérie Dique-Mouton
  • Patent number: 10772806
    Abstract: A liquid lipstick composition capable of forming a multilayer structure after application to lips, wherein the liquid lipstick composition includes at least two immiscible components prior to application, wherein the at least two immiscible components are: Component A which includes 15% to 60% by weight with respect to the total weight of the composition of at least one film foiiiiing agent having at least one glass transition temperature which is lower than normal human body temperature; and Component B which includes 0.01% to about 80% by weight with respect to the total weight of the composition of one or more silicone compounds in amounts sufficient to achieve a viscosity of 1000 cSt to 900,000 cSt, wherein the weight ratio of film forming agent(s) in Component A to silicone compound(s) in Component B is from 50:1 to 1:2, as well as methods and kits including the liquid lipstick composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: L'ORÉAL
    Inventor: Rita El-Khouri
  • Patent number: 10744073
    Abstract: Described herein are anhydrous compositions including at least one oil phase and at least one non-ionic surfactant. The oil phase includes one or more linear (i.e., unbranched) fatty esters, such as cetyl palmitate. The oil phase can further include at least one branched fatty esters, such as ethylhexyl palmitate and/or isocetyl stearate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Kelly Marie George, Allison Elder, Miao Wang, Carol Elmasry, Kaitlin M. Traister
  • Patent number: 10736938
    Abstract: Compositions and methods for the treatment of acne are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a method for the treatment of acne includes applying a composition to the affected area, wherein the composition comprises a fermentation product derived from Leuconostoc bacterium.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2020
    Assignee: Active Micro Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Durant Scholz, Erica Segura
  • Patent number: 10702467
    Abstract: 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 ?m. 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: L'ORÉAL
    Inventor: Guillaume Cassin
  • Patent number: 10653591
    Abstract: The present invention provides a liquid oil-dispersible type eye makeup composition having: a volatile oil; a hard-type film forming agent; and a soft-type film forming agent. The eye makeup composition of the present invention forms a solid and flexible film layer so as to be lightly spread and have excellent lasting properties, and is also quickly dried and has little fallout, thereby enabling the feeling of use to be remarkably improved over that of a conventional eye makeup composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Soon Hui Jang, Eun Sil Han
  • Patent number: 10648642
    Abstract: The specification and drawings present a new apparatus such as a lighting apparatus, the apparatus comprising at least one LED (or OLED) module configured to generate a visible light such as white light, and at least one component such as an optical component comprising multiple (two or more) compounds, each containing neodymium (Nd) and at least one compound including fluorine (F) for imparting a desired color filtering effect to provide a desired light spectrum, where a color of the desired light spectrum in a color space is determined by relative amounts of the two or more compounds in the at least one component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Consumer Lighting (U.S.), LLC
    Inventors: Kevin Jeffrey Benner, Gary Robert Allen, Dengke Cai, Thomas Clynne, Jianmin He
  • Patent number: 10617609
    Abstract: The instant invention relates to a composition for caring for and/or making up keratin materials comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one microcapsule containing at least one encapsulated releasable material(s) said microcapsule comprising at least one core and at least one layered coating surrounding said core, and said encapsulated material(s) being at least one reflective particle, and being only released from said microcapsule(s) when said composition is applied onto a keratin material, such as keratin fibers or skin. The invention further relates to a cosmetic process for caring for and/or making up keratinic materials, comprising application on said keratinic materials in particular on the skin of a composition as defined above.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Momoko Shimizu, Qing Yu
  • Patent number: 10617613
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to leave-on hair styling compositions comprising: (a) at least one sugar alcohol: (b) inulin; (c) sclerotium gum; (d) at least one water-soluble solvent; and (e) water. The leave-on hair styling compositions provide excellent hair styling benefits without requiring synthetic film-forming polymers and/or silicones. In particular, the leave-on hair styling compositions are useful for imparting durable styling or shaping benefits, providing volume and fullness, and imparting frizz control to hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Dhara Parikh, Aziza Khader Suleiman, Anand Mahadeshwar, Vanessa Decarlo, Anna Leticia M. Botto
  • Patent number: 10617616
    Abstract: Cosmetic composition comprising a salicylic acid compound The invention relates to a composition in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion comprising: —a fatty acid ester of polyethylene glycol; —a C16-C22 fatty acid ester of glycerol; —a polycondensate of ethylene oxide and of propylene oxide constituted of polyethylene glycol and polypropylene glycol blocks; —an at least partially neutralized acrylic acid homopolymer; —a 2-acrylamido-2-methylpropanesulfonic acid polymer; —a salicylic acid compound. The composition has good stability, in particular after 15 days of storage at 55° C. Use for caring for and making up keratin materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Eric Lheureux, Patricia Pierre
  • Patent number: 10588852
    Abstract: A face and body cream composition includes: rhea butter, coconut oil, cocoa butter, castor oil, avocado oil, aloe vera, olive oil, frankincense oil, bergamot oil, and camphor oil; that is whipped to include a homogenous distribution of a plurality of air micro bubbles. Also disclosed is a method for manufacturing, including mixing base ingredients, adding secondary ingredients, whipping all ingredients, and cooling face and body cream composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Inventor: Louise M. Smith
  • Patent number: 10561588
    Abstract: The present invention concerns a composition for caring for and/or making up keratin materials comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, a) at least one oily phase; and b) at least one aqueous phase dispersed in the said oily phase; and c) at least microcapsules comprising: an inner core comprising at least a dispersion of at least one reflective agent, in particular bismuth oxychloride, in at least one oil, and at least one outer shell formed of a wall-forming polymeric material surrounding the said core, the said outer shell comprising i) at least one wall-forming polymer, and ii) optionally at least one plasticizer and/or at least one opaque substance and/or at least one fatty acid salt. The present invention concerns also a cosmetic process for caring for and/or making up keratinic materials, comprising application on said keratinic materials in particular on the skin of a composition as above defined.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Audrey Ricard, Danny Goldstein
  • Patent number: 10512595
    Abstract: A multi-layer product for improving the look of human skin by the steps of: apply to the skin a first layer that is a skin care composition; and applying to, and on top of, the first layer, a powder layer. The powder layer has from about 10% to about 30%, by weight of the powder layer, of substantially spherical silicone elastomer particles. The powder layer is an aqueous based composition that is an oil-in-water emulsion comprising a non-volatile oil present in a concentration level such that the weight ratio of non-volatile oil to particulate material is from about 1:10 to about 3:2. At least one of, or both the first layer and the powder layer have a contrast ratio of less than about 20.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Joseph Harry Jansen, Joseph Michael Zukowski, Paul Robert Tanner
  • Patent number: 10413489
    Abstract: The cosmetic composition of the present invention is characterized by containing an anionic polymer dispersant, an acid having a molecular weight of 300 or less and iron oxide particles, wherein a viscosity of the cosmetic is 15 mPa·s or less, and an average particle diameter of the iron oxide particles in the cosmetic is 100 nm or less. The above cosmetic composition is excellent in an aging stability and can be used by charging in a liquid cosmetic applicator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI PENCIL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Satoshi Sakuma
  • Patent number: 10392752
    Abstract: A new paper composition comprising, a) from 15 wt. % to 70 wt. % a hiding composite comprising based on the total weight of the hiding composite, from 30 wt. % to 75 wt. % pigment particles and from 25 wt. % to 70 wt. % a thermoplastic polymer. The pigment particles are hydrophobically treated with the surface tension of the pigment particles being from 0.1 to 50 mN/m, and the surface tension difference between the pigment particles and the thermoplastic polymer being less than 40 mN/m; and b) from 30 wt. % to 85 wt. % a paper pulp. Process of making such a new paper composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignees: DOW GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES LLC, ROHM AND HAAS COMPANY
    Inventors: Tao Wang, Weichao Gu, Tao Wang, Junyu Chen, Haitao Du, Rui Ma, Yunfei Yan
  • Patent number: 10385095
    Abstract: Described herein are methods to produce keratin protein-based biomaterials, the parameters required to achieve improved extraction, the parameters required to improve isolation, the parameters of lyophilization and the grinding process to achieve consistent particulate sizes of protein materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: Keratin Biosciences, Inc
    Inventors: Luke Burnett, Sarah Ann Boyd
  • Patent number: 10366513
    Abstract: A portioning machine for providing a custom cosmetic includes a mixer having a mixing chamber and also accommodates a plurality of syringes having outlets that are directly coupled to the mixing chamber. In one embodiment, the portioning machine includes a plurality of slots, where each slot is configured to receive an assembly having at least one syringe. In another embodiment, the portioning machine includes a slot configured to receive an assembly having a plurality of syringes. Each syringe is associated with an actuator, and the portioning machine includes a portioning processor configured to control the actuators to dispense additives from selected syringes into the mixing chamber in accordance with a target set of additive ratios to produce the custom cosmetic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Equality Cosmetics, Inc.
    Inventors: Jamie Gordon Nichol, Sung K. Park
  • Patent number: 10362850
    Abstract: A dye-free nail varnish that is used alone or with a stamp to generate a colored coating under incident white light is presented. The nail varnish includes photonic particles and/or block copolymers that can self-assemble to provide a structurally colored coating. The stamp presents a pattern of repeating nanostructures that can be transferred by imprinting the stamp on a coating of a dye-free nail varnish, thereby providing a structurally colored nail varnish coating. Thus, the nail varnish and stamp, independently or together, provide structurally colored coatings without the use of dyes or pigments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: L'Oréal
    Inventors: Aline Guimont, Marta Wolska-Brys, Chunhua Li, Rong Dong
  • Patent number: 10293015
    Abstract: Compositions including water, petrolatum, dimethicone, glycerrhetinic acid, at least one ceramide, at least one C2-C5 alkanol substituted with two to four hydroxyl groups, at least one N-acylethanolamine, and grape seed extract comprising proanthocyanidin, as well as methods of treating skin dermatoses and/or reducing symptoms associated with skin dermatoses using such compositions, are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: PARAGON NORDIC AB
    Inventor: Babu Lad
  • Patent number: 10285932
    Abstract: Formulations to treat skin discoloration via a multi-modal approach are provided in some embodiments in which select ingredients work together to effectively brighten skin and treat hyperpigmentation. In other embodiments, soothing redness correction formulations are provided. In yet other embodiments, certain formulations are renewal formulations adapted to treat the eye area to, for example, reduce laxity, puffiness, wrinkles and/or dark circles around the eye.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: COLORESCIENCE, INC.
    Inventors: Patricia McGill Boland, Deborah Eileen Gregg Bouche, John Anthony Garruto, Bethany Ann McCarver
  • Patent number: 10258559
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing an anhydrous composition in powder form or in paste form, in which the following steps are performed: from 30% to 65% by weight, relative to the weight of the composition, of organic, mineral or composite solid particles, and also mixtures thereof, are prepared, 10% to 40% by weight, relative to the weight of the composition, of a mixture comprising at least one organopolysiloxane elastomer conveyed in at least a first silicone or hydrocarbon-based non-volatile oil is prepared, 10% to 45% by weight, relative to the weight of the composition, of an organic binder phase comprising at least a second hydrocarbon-based or silicone non-volatile oil, identical to or different from the first oil, is prepared; at least one pasty compound having a content of between 5% and 25% by weight, relative to the weight of the composition, optionally at least one wax and optionally at least one volatile oil; the wax content not exceeding 5% by weight, relative to the we
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Florence Dop, Alexia Hotton
  • Patent number: 10226647
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to agents for dyeing keratin fibers, in particular human hair, containing, in a cosmetic carrier, (a) at least one direct dye of formula (I), and (b) at least one anionic surfactant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Antje Gebert-Schwarzwaelder, Helmut Giesa, Annika Koenen
  • Patent number: 10219993
    Abstract: The invention relates to systems and methods for improving the appearance of the skin. The systems comprise 1) a skin-tightening composition comprising (a) at least one film former; (b) at least one polyvalent silicate thickener; (c) at least one anionic associative polymeric thickener; (d) at least one plasticizer; and (e) optionally, at least one cosmetic powder, and 2) a long-wear cosmetic composition comprising at least one silicone-polyamide copolymer, at least one silicone film former, and at least one volatile oil. Methods comprise applying the compositions of the systems on to the skin sequentially after a drying period.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Catherine Chiou, Angelike A. Galdi
  • Patent number: 10196524
    Abstract: This invention relates to a coated powder material containing a powder material having a surface layer that has been chemically immobilized with one or more surface-active agents and coated with an oil. The surface-active agents are present in an amount of at least about 0.1% by weight, based on the powder material; the oil is present in an amount ranging from about 0.1 to 180% by weight, based on the powder material; and the combined weight percentage of the surface-active agents and oil is at least about 4.0% by weight, based on the powder material. The oil-absorption rate of the powder material ranges from about 0.01 to about 0.70 gram of oil per gram of dry powder. The coated powder material is useful as a cosmetic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: MIYOSHI AMERICA, INC.
    Inventors: David M. Morrison, Pierre S. Alusta, William Zavadoski, Shigeru Kishida, Yoshiaki Kawasaki
  • Patent number: 10160734
    Abstract: A compound having a maximum absorption in a wavelength range of 350 nm to 550 nm that functions as a dichroic dye is provided. In particular, a compound represented by formula (1) is provided. In the compound of formula (1), R1 represents an alkyl group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms or the like; R2 represents an acyl group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms or the like; R3 represents a hydrogen atom or the like; and Y represents a group of formula (Y1). In the formula (Y1), * represents a bonding site with N, or a group of formula (Y2). In the formula (Y2), * represents a bonding site with N; P1 and P2 each independently represent —S— or the like; and Q1 and Q2 each independently represent ?N— or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Noriyuki Hida, Haruki Okawa
  • Patent number: 10134996
    Abstract: It is an object of the present invention to provide a composite material that can be used for manufacturing a heat-resistant light-emitting element, provide a composite material that can be used for manufacturing a heat-resistant light-emitting element that can be driven with stability for a long period of time, and further, provide a composite material that can be used for manufacturing a light-emitting element that easily prevents short circuit between electrodes and uses less power. The present invention provides a composite material that has a first metal oxide skeleton including a first metal atom and an organic compound that is bound to the first metal atom by forming a chelate, where the first metal oxide exhibits an electron accepting property to the organic compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: Semicondcutor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Harue Nakashima, Ryoji Nomura, Satoko Shitagaki
  • Patent number: 10113037
    Abstract: A novel silicone surfactant comprises a co-modified organopolysiloxane copolymer having a long chain alkyl group, a polyether group, and a specific average polymerization degree of its siloxane back-bone. The silicone surfactant can be used for an emulsifier (especially for a water-in-oil (W/O) type emulsifier), a surface treatment agent, a powder treatment agent, or a dispersant in a cosmetic composition or a medicament. A W/O emulsion composition comprising the silicone surfactant; a powder composition where the surface of the powder is treated using the silicone surfactant as a powder treatment agent; a powder composition further comprising an oil agent and having a form of powder in oil dispersion; and a preparation for external use, particularly a cosmetic composition or medicament, comprising the same; are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignees: DOW CORNING TORAY CO., LTD., DOW (SHANGHAI) HOLDING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xinyan Bao, Seiji Hori, Sayuri Kikunaga, Yang Wang
  • Patent number: 10112845
    Abstract: Provided is a lepidocrocite-type titanate capable of suppressing the interference with the curing of a thermosetting resin and a resin composition having excellent wear resistance. A lepidocrocite-type titanate has a layered structure formed by chains of TiO6 octahedra, wherein part of Ti sites is substituted with ions of two or more metals selected from the group consisting of Li, Mg, Zn, Ni, Cu, Fe, Al, Ga, and Mn and runs of at least one metal selected from alkali metals other than Li are contained between layers of the layered structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: OTSUKA CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hidetoshi Ogawa, Hiroyoshi Mori
  • Patent number: 10105309
    Abstract: The present invention provides a solid powder cosmetic exhibiting excellent ease of loosening of the cosmetic, smooth feeling in use, and adhesiveness to the skin and also exhibiting no change in usability in continuous use and having excellent filling and molding properties and drop strength. The invention relates to a solid powder cosmetic containing following components (A), components (B), and components (C); (A) a powder, (B) a (sodium acrylate/sodium acryloyldimethyl taurate) copolymer, and (C) a water-swelling clay mineral.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2018
    Assignee: KOSE Corporation
    Inventor: Satoru Kurotani
  • Patent number: 10071046
    Abstract: Provided is a dispersion of polymer particles, wherein the polymer is surface-stabilized with a stabilizer in a non-aqueous medium containing at least one hydrocarbon-based oil. The polymer of the particles is a C1-C4 alkyl (meth)acrylate polymer; and the stabilizer is an isobornyl (meth)acrylate polymer. Also provided is a composition that comprises the dispersion of polymer particles. The dispersion can be used as a cosmetic for caring for and making up of keratin materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Julien Portal, Xavier Schultze, Simon Taupin, Marco Vicic
  • Patent number: 10045922
    Abstract: [Problem] To provide a novel emulsion, and a premix for producing the same. [Solution] An water-in-oil type emulsion and a premix, comprising dibutyl lauroyl glutamide, dibutyl ethylhexanoyl glutamide and a fatty acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2018
    Assignee: Kokyu Alcohol Kogyo Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Mitsu Kanemoto
  • Patent number: 10034829
    Abstract: A semi-permanent mascara composition for use on eyelashes and/or eyelids that includes from 17% to 30%, by weight, of a film former selected from the group consisting of tall oil glyceride, pentaerythrityl rosinate, glyceryl rosinate, and the hydrogenated versions and mixtures thereof. Further there is from 0.1% to 14%, by weight, of a colorant and from 10% to 15%, by weight, of disteardimonium hectorite, and less than about 3% of wax. The semi-permanent mascara composition is long lasting and has excellent wear characteristics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2018
    Assignee: Noxell Corporation
    Inventors: James Herman Dempsey, Thomas Elliot Rabe
  • Patent number: 10030022
    Abstract: A method of stabilizing riboflavin by affixing the riboflavin to at least one substrate for the riboflavin by covalent bonding, hydrogen bonding, Van der Waals forces, or a combination thereof, to form an optically-activated complex, is provided. When activated by absorption of light in the ultraviolet (UV) to visible region of the electromagnetic spectrum the riboflavin in the complex re-emits light of longer wavelength in the blue-green-yellow region of the electromagnetic spectrum.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: ELC Management LLC
    Inventors: Milan Franz Sojka, Kerri Stanganelli
  • Patent number: 9981065
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an injectable dermal filler composition that can be injected into the skin of the orbital trough of a patient without aggravating darkness around the eyes of the patient. In fact, this composition can be used to lighten such dark areas which have developed over time. The present invention more specifically discloses an injectable dermal filler composition comprising crosslinked hyaluronic acid, a white colorant, and a yellow colorant. The present invention further reveals a method for treating wrinkles and firming an area of skin on a human patient comprising injecting an injectable dermal filler composition comprising crosslinked hyaluronic acid, a white colorant, and a yellow colorant, into the area of skin on the human patient.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 29, 2018
    Inventor: Rania Agha
  • Patent number: 9968541
    Abstract: A treatment system and method includes use of a chemical facilitator to provide a result-effective event against one or more negative therapeutic effects related to exposing to a light output a skin portion including a condition treatable in whole or in part with light. In one exemplary embodiment for skin treatment including tattoo removal, perfluorodecalin is used to inhibit or resolve whitening, for example to speed a laser therapy session.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2018
    Assignee: ON Light Sciences Inc.
    Inventor: Michael P. O'Neil
  • Patent number: 9962736
    Abstract: Low-gloss flexible clear coast can include a base formula that includes a base resin and a cross-linker, a silica-based flattener, wherein the silica-based flattener comprises from 5 parts by weight per 100 parts by weight of the base formula to 20 parts by weight per 100 parts by weight of the base formula, one or more flattener enhancing agents, wherein the one or more flattener enhancing agents comprise 0.25 parts by weight per 100 parts by weight of the base formula to 5 parts by weight per 100 parts by weight of the base formula, and possess 90° flexibility and a 60° gloss finish from 22 gloss units to 34 gloss units.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2018
    Assignees: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc., NB Coatings, Inc.
    Inventors: Yuko Nagata Gidcumb, Scott Dale Kubish, Joe Mecozzi, Makoto Imai
  • Patent number: 9944562
    Abstract: Ceramic granules having high reflectivity and a preparation method for the same comprise sand core particulates and at least one coating thereon, wherein said sand core particulates contain calcined tobelite that is obtained by calcining the tobelite ore at 700-1200° C.; and said sand core particulates are coated with an inorganic coating, and then calcined at 800-1200° C. to obtain ceramic granules. Said ceramic granules have a particle size of 0.1-3.5 mm, and have a solar reflectivity SR of not lower than 80% and a staining index DL* of lower than 6%. Said ceramic granules produce a solar reflectivity of not lower than 70% when being applied to the asphalt roll/sheet and a solar reflectivity of not lower than 72% when being applied to the polyurethane foam sheet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2018
    Assignee: Shijiazhuang Nikka Mintech Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhijie Li, Hongwei Lu
  • Patent number: 9931285
    Abstract: A multi-layer product for improving the look of human skin by the steps of: apply to the skin a first layer that is a skin care composition; and applying to, and on top of, the first layer, a powder layer. The powder layer has from about 10% to about 30%, by weight of the powder layer, of substantially spherical particles selected from the group consisting of coated or uncoated starch, silicone elastomer particles, and combinations thereof. The powder layer is an aqueous based composition that is an oil-in-water emulsion comprising a non-volatile oil present in a concentration level such that the weight ratio of non-volatile oil to particulate material is from about 1:10 to about 3:2. At least one of, or both the first layer and the powder layer have a contrast ratio of less than about 20.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Joseph Harry Jansen, Joseph Michael Zukowski, Paul Robert Tanner
  • Patent number: 9901555
    Abstract: The invention provides low concentration, stable compositions for the treatment of lesions associated with herpes viral infections. The compositions are in a form selected from creams and gels containing trichloroacetic acid in an amount of between 2.5% (m/m) and 6% (w/w) of the weight of the cream or gel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: ENVIRON SKIN CARE (PTY) LTD
    Inventors: Brian Desmond Fernandes, Pamela Lee Ellwood
  • Patent number: 9895303
    Abstract: An isolated peptide for stimulating melanogenesis in a mammal subject is provided. The isolated peptide consisting of an amino acid sequence of FKCRRWQWRMK KLGAPSI (SEQ ID NO: 1). Also provided are methods and compositions for stimulating melanogenesis in a mammal subject.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: RENORIGIN INNOVATION INSTITUTE CO. LTD.
    Inventors: Hsiu-Chin Huang, Hsuan Lin
  • Patent number: 9801794
    Abstract: The present invention relates to inorganic powder coated with biocompatible polymer and a cosmetic composition comprising same. More particularly, the present invention relates to an organic/inorganic composite powder in which the rough surface of the inorganic powder is treated with biocompatible polymer, thereby improving dispersibility and feeling of use and to a cosmetic composition comprising said composite powder so as to achieve improved feeling of use and tight adhesion when applied to the skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hyun Suk Lee, Jun Oh Kim, Young Jun Yang, Song Seok Shin, Kyung Ho Choi, Yeong Jin Choi, Young Ho Park
  • Patent number: 9789032
    Abstract: Described herein is a cosmetic composition comprising a mixture of metal oxide pigments having different shapes and sizes which provides high coverage and a natural look upon application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
    Inventors: Xiaolan Wei, Prithwiraj Maitra
  • Patent number: 9770609
    Abstract: A topical formulation for treating human skin, having: urea; to film forming polymer; humectant; preservative; and water the above ingredients being combined such that the preservative protects the formulation against bacterial invasion, the humectant assists the formulation to retain water, and the water and film forming polymer enable the urea to be applied to human skin such that the urea sits on the skin as a stable film and is gradually absorbed into the skin to alleviate dryness or cracking.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2017
    Assignee: Neat Feat Products Limited
    Inventor: David Ian Roberts