Silicon Containing Patents (Class 424/70.12)
  • Patent number: 11052037
    Abstract: A cosmetic composition for temporarily shaping hair includes, in a cosmetically acceptable support—respectively with respect to the total weight of the composition— e) from about 0.5% to about 8% by weight of a wax with a melting point of more than about 37° C., f) from about 0.5% to about 5% by weight of a fatty alcohol, g) from about 0.2% to about 2% by weight of a vinylpyrrolidone-containing polymer or copolymer, and h) from about 0.1% to about 10% by weight of composite powder comprising (A) powdered particles of a silicone elastomer, and (B) particles of silicon dioxide, wherein the particles of silicon dioxide (B) are immobilized on the surface of the powdered particles of the silicone elastomer (A).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Marcus Noll, Anna Puls, Sandra Brandt
  • Patent number: 11033480
    Abstract: A personal care composition for cosmetic treatment of skin that provides an improved moisturization signal to a user and exhibits good feel properties. The composition includes a dimethicone fluid or a blend of dimethicone fluids with a viscosity of greater than 1000 centistokes (cSt). The dimethicone fluid(s) are configured to provide the composition with a Time Weighted Force Area of between 5×104 and 12×104 and a Mean Break Time of between 0.30 and 0.75.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Shawn David McConaughy, Jorge Max Sunkel, Rebecca Lynn Boland
  • Patent number: 11008461
    Abstract: An elastic composition comprising the following structure: wherein: PDMS is polydimethylsiloxane having at least 5 dimethylsiloxane units; L is a bond or hydrocarbon linker; the asterisk (*) in A units denotes a connection point with an asterisk in B units, and at least one of the following linkages connect between connection points: r is an integer of at least 3; R is a hydrocarbon or siloxane-containing linking moiety; the composition includes a multiplicity of A units and multiplicity of B units; and a portion of the connection points are necessarily terminated by endcapping groups, wherein at least a portion of the endcapping groups are selected from the following structures: The invention also includes methods for making and using the above-described elastic composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: UT-Battelle, LLC
    Inventors: Tomonori Saito, Pengfei Cao
  • Patent number: 10980723
    Abstract: A non-aqueous hair leave-on composition directed to an aqueous hair leave-on composition for hair frizz reduction comprising from about 0.15% to about 12.0% of a moisture control material or mixture of moisture control materials wherein the moisture control material is selected from one or more of the Class II groups a, b, c, d, e, f and g and wherein the moisture control material of Class II is weakly to non-acidic and further wherein the moisture control material of Class II has protein binding higher than 10 and molecular volume lower than 1500 and log P higher than 0.5 and pKa of 5 or higher and hydrogen-binding higher than 4; and wherein, the non-aqueous carrier is selected from a group consisting of a) hydrocarbons b) silicone fluid c) non-hydrocarbons volatile organic solvents or mixtures thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter and Gamble Company
    Inventors: Supriya Punyani, Kristine Suzanne So Yu, Ioannis Constantine Constantinides, Jennifer Mary Marsh
  • Patent number: 10945933
    Abstract: Provided are compositions suitable as hair styling compositions. Said compositions may comprise (a) at least one salt selected from the group consisting of sodium chloride, magnesium sulfate, calcium chloride, calcium phosphate and combinations thereof; and (b) at least one polyglyceryl ester having a structure represented by: wherein: R1 and R2 are each independently an alkenyl group having 9-21 carbon atoms and at least one unsaturated carbon-carbon bond, G is CH2—CH(OH)—CH2O, and n ranges from 1 to 15. Also provided are kits and methods of using said compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Santiago Uribe, Aziza Suleiman, Anand Mahadeshwar, Vanessa Decarlo
  • Patent number: 10940100
    Abstract: Disclosed is a long wearing cosmetic product with elegant glide and feel with cooling sensation and impactful color intensity with high coverage. The disclosed combination of a silicone resin, an ethylenic polymer including a monomer having a bicyclic group, and a taurate copolymer provides a flexible/soft film on eye lids which is not brittle and wears longer for hours.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: L'ORÉAL
    Inventors: Shirley Carter, Sonal Patel, Lisa Ann Voorhees-Nordhaus
  • Patent number: 10920103
    Abstract: A silicone-containing polyester polyol can include a reaction product prepared from reactants including: a diol; a polyol having at least three hydroxyl groups; a dimer of a fatty acid having two carboxylic acid groups, or an anhydride or ester thereof; and a silicone component having siloxane linkages and at least two reactive functional groups selected from hydroxyl groups, amino groups, thiol groups, carboxylic acid groups, anhydride groups, or combinations thereof. A coating composition for preparing an anti-fingerprinting, soft touch coating can include the silicone-containing polyester polyol and a crosslinker reactive with the silicone-containing polyester polyol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
    Inventors: Alicia Marie Phelps, Shawn Allen DeSaw, Gobinda Saha, Gereme Thomas Hensel, Irina G. Schwendeman
  • Patent number: 10905637
    Abstract: 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: Anterios, Inc.
    Inventors: Jonathan Edelson, Timothy Kotyla
  • Patent number: 10813871
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a multi-phase liquid agent for the non-chemical smoothing and de-curling of keratin fibers, in particular human hair, which has an aqueous-alcoholic phase and a non-aqueous phase existing separately therefrom and which can be applied as a spray, and a method for non-chemical smoothing or de-curling of keratin fibers using the agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Aileen Wagner, Matthias Schweinsberg
  • Patent number: 10786441
    Abstract: A composition of matter and method for treating compromised skin is disclosed, providing improved skin barrier repair and maintenance properties. The composition of matter comprises at least one lipid selected from a group consisting of lipids defined by a predetermined lipid profile and at least one skin nutrient selected from a group consisting of nutrients defined by a predetermined nutrient profile, but is substantially free of petrolatum. This composition of matter produced a surprising improvement when applied to cracked skin of, e.g., diabetes mellitus patients or other individuals with dry or damaged skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignee: SKININTEGRA, INC.
    Inventors: Erika Tazberik, Christopher M. Marrs, I-Ting Wu
  • Patent number: 10722450
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for treating the hair, which comprises: a) the application to the hair of a composition comprising one or more polymers containing a silicone unit bearing alkoxy-(aminomethyl)-silyl functional groups, b) the application to the hair of steam by means of a device that is capable of generating steam, step b) possibly preceding, following or being simultaneous with step a).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Melissa Champeaux, Gregory Plos, Gabin Vic, Frederic Woodland
  • Patent number: 10675238
    Abstract: The present invention provides a hair treatment composition comprising; a. 40-99 w.t. % of a dispersion of a loosely reticulated silicone elastomer solvent; b. a compound selected from; i. 0.005-8 w.t % temporary dye ii. 0.005-12 w.t. % semi-permanent dye iii. 0.001-6 w.t. % pigment and mixtures thereof, c. 0.005 w.t. % to 59 w.t. % carrier material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: CONOPCO, INC.
    Inventors: Aikaterini Boua, Lalitesh Chandra
  • Patent number: 10675236
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for cleansing and conditioning keratin fibres, in particular human keratin fibers such as the hair, comprising one or more anionic surfactants, one or more nonionic surfactants in a content of at least 3% by weight relative to the total weight of the composition, one or more amphoteric surfactants in a content of at least 3% by weight relative to the total weight of the composition, one or more particular cationic polymers and one or more amphoteric polymers. The invention also relates to a process for cleansing and conditioning keratin fibres and also to a use involving said composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Estelle Mathonneau, Marie-Florence D'Arras
  • Patent number: 10647809
    Abstract: The disclosed technology relates to structurant polymers based on polyurethane/polyurea chemistry, which efficiently thicken or gel (i.e., provide structure to) oils and oil mixtures. The disclosed technology further relates to structurant polymers based on polyurethane/polyurea chemistry that are oil soluble or oil dispersible and that provide beneficial properties, such as, for example, desirable clarity and/or feel. In addition, the technology relates to cosmetically and/or household acceptable formulations containing an oil as well as a structurant polymer based on polyurethane/poly-urea chemistry.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark A. Paczkowski, Mallory L. McMahon, Anchuu Wu, Mana Tamami, Jay W. Johnson, II
  • Patent number: 10576035
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to an aerosol cosmetic composition, temporary keratin fiber dyeing method, and device which employ pigments and organopolysiloxane graft polymers in an environment with low water content. Good dyeing properties combined with wear and water resistance as well as good removability upon 1 shampooing were found.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Kao Corporation
    Inventors: Stefanie Pfohmann, Melina Sulzbach, Christine Cajan, Sabine Schmid
  • Patent number: 10537515
    Abstract: Personal care compositions that include bioactive ingredients derived from achachairu and methods of making the same. The bioactive compositions (ingredients) of the present invention may be free of or substantially free of benzophenones and/or protein, and may exhibit anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-aging, and/or anti-protein loss properties. The achachairu ingredient may be in the form of a serum fraction and/or an extract. The personal care compositions are formulated for topical use on skin and/or hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Rosemarie Osborne, Lisa Ann Mullins, Michael Koganov
  • Patent number: 10532017
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to antioxidant compositions comprising a high amount of stabilized neohesperidin dihydrochalcone. The antioxidant compositions may further include additional antioxidants, such as ferulic acid, and tocopherols. The compositions include at least 20 wt. % of one or more water-soluble solvents, such as propanediol, which contribute to the surprising solubility and stability of the compositions. The antioxidant properties of the compositions make them particularly effective for treating and protecting the skin. For example, the compositions are useful for protecting the skin from environmental insult.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Lisa Yarhyna Lema, Valerie Robert, Jodi Goldberg, Geoffrey Genesky
  • Patent number: 10494546
    Abstract: The present invention provides a coating material that allows a structure with void spaces having a strength and flexibility to be formed. The coating material of the present invention includes: pulverized products of a gelled silicon compound obtained from a silicon compound containing at least three or less functional groups having saturated bonds; and a dispersion medium, wherein the pulverized product contains a residual silanol group. The method of producing a coating material according to the present invention includes steps of: causing gelation of a silicon compound containing at least three or less functional groups having saturated bonds and mixing the gelled silicon compound and a dispersion medium. According to the coating material of the present invention, for example, a coating film is formed by coating a base with the coating material and a porous structure is formed by chemically bonding the pulverized products contained in the coating film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: NITTO DENKO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiromoto Haruta, Hiroyuki Takemoto, Daisuke Hattori, Kozo Nakamura
  • Patent number: 10456349
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a cosmetic product for temporary shaping keratin fibers, in particular human hair, containing a combination of a copolymer A based on vinylpyrrolidone with copolymer B based on acrylates. Said cosmetic product has a good level of moisture resistance. The disclosure also relates to the use of said cosmetic product and to a method for temporary shaping keratin fibers using said product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Julia Bibiane Lange, Anna Puls, Cyrielle Martinez, Bernd Richters
  • Patent number: 10328015
    Abstract: A composition having extended fragrance retention capability including an acrylic polymer, to be applied a human body surface is provided. The composition can be applied by using a kit which includes means for applying the fragrance releasing complex to the body surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: AMKIRI LTD.
    Inventors: Shoval Shavit, Aliza Shavit
  • Patent number: 10266656
    Abstract: Organofunctional polyorganosiloxanes, their use in cosmetic compositions, method for treating amino acid based substrates with organofunctional polyorganosiloxanes, compositions comprising the organofunctional polyorganosiloxanes useful for hair straightening and shaping as well as hair coloration and hair color retention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: Momentive Performance Materials GmbH
    Inventors: Roland Wagner, Anne Dussaud, Karl-Heinz Stachulla, Christian Wenske, Katharina Streicher, Martin Moeller, Andrea Koerner, Barbara Dittrich, Robin Heedfeld, Crisan Popescu, Helmut Keul, Xiaomin Zhu, Mériem Er-Rafik, Kunshan Sun
  • Patent number: 10265259
    Abstract: Cosmetic cleaning agents include in a cosmetically acceptable carrier a) at least one anionic surfactant, b) at least one cationic guar polymer, c) at least one silicone emulsion, in which the silicone particles have an average diameter of a maximum of 600 nm, and d) at least one wax. The cosmetic cleaning agents are suitable in particular for use as a shampoo. After application they impart improved properties to the hair treated therewith, in particular improved wet and dry combability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thomas Schroeder, Dirk Hentrich
  • Patent number: 10245451
    Abstract: Aminofunctional silicone compositions are disclosed comprising: an organopolysiloxane having an average formula of (CH3)3SiO[(CH3)2SiO]x [(CH3)RNSiO]ySi(CH3)3 with less than 1 weight % of nitrogen in its formula, where RN is an aminofunctional group, x is ?100, y is ?1 with the proviso the sum of x+y is from 250 to 350; wherein the viscosity of the silicone composition ranges from 1000 to 2500 cP at 25° C. and is measured by a Brookfield RV DV viscometer equipped with Pro CP 52 spindle at 20 RPM; and the aminofunctional silicone composition contains less than 0.1 weight % of D4 and less than 0.1 weight % D5 cyclic siloxanes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: Dow Silicones Corporation
    Inventors: Sylvie Bouzeloc, Severine Cauvin, Cindy Delvalle, Tatiana Dimitrova, Sophie Hanssens, Lok Ming Eva Li, Elodie Raynaud, Houria Seghir, Avril E. Surgenor, Blondine Donatienne Van Roy
  • Patent number: 10184060
    Abstract: A pigment dispersion liquid includes a pigment dispersant; and a pigment, in which the pigment dispersant is a graft type silicone polymer denoted by General Formula 1. In General Formula 1, R1 to R10, R15 and R16 represent a hydrogen atom, a hydroxy group, an aryl group, or an alkyl group having 1 to 3 carbon atoms; R11 and R12 represent an arylene group or an alkylene group having 1 to 3 carbon atoms; Y and Z represent a single bond or a divalent organic linking group; A represents a group having a pigment adsorption portion; B represents a group having a structure denoted by General Formula 2; l and n represent an integer of greater than or equal to 1; m represents an integer of greater than or equal to 0; and k represents an integer of greater than or equal to 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Saori Asada, Hideki Kaneiwa
  • Patent number: 10123957
    Abstract: A transparent cosmetic or personal care composition comprising: a) a polymeric thickener, b) a protein, c) an active material, which is selected from disaccharides, lactones, inorganic salts, diacids and mixtures thereof, d) a solubilizer, e) a pH adjuster, f) a dye g) water wherein the solubilizer comprises a mixture of at least two components, said mixture comprising at least one high HLB component having an HLB value of from 10 to 20 and at least one low HLB component having an HLB value of from 1 to less than 10, and wherein the dye comprises violet, blue, red or mixtures thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Conopco, Inc.
    Inventors: Ralph Calvert, Joanne Louise Cook, Richard Mackenzie Read, Hannah Mary Southey, Stephen Lee Wire
  • Patent number: 10101499
    Abstract: A composition, suitable for use in producing hydrogel polymer films from which biomedical devices such as contact lenses can be made, comprising at least one hydrophilic silicone macromer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INC.
    Inventors: Anubhav Saxena, Monjit Phukan, Shreedhar Bhat, Kenrick M. Lewis, Senthilkumar Umapathy
  • Patent number: 10085928
    Abstract: A diglycerin derivative-modified silicone, wherein the diglycerin derivative-modified silicone contains a long chain alkyl group as a lipophilic group in a molecule, does not have an oxyalkylene structure wherein an average value of the number of repetitions of the oxyalkylene unit is two or more, has only a glycerin derivative group with an average value of the number of repetitions of glycerin units of 1.1 to 2.9 as a hydrophilic group, and does not have other hydrophilic group in the molecule; a surfactant and dispersing agent, an emulsifier for a water-in-oil emulsion, an external use preparation, and a cosmetic composition containing the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2018
    Assignee: DOW CORNING TORAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sayuri Sawayama, Seiki Tamura, Seiji Hori
  • Patent number: 10064805
    Abstract: A personal care conditioning and/or styling composition for a keratin substrate comprising: (A) at least one conditioning and/or styling ter/tetra polymer obtained by polymerizing: (i) about 50 wt. % to 97 wt. % of at least one cationic or pseudo-cationic monomer selected from the group consisting of diallyl dimethyl ammonium chloride (DADMAC), Hydroxyethyl-pyrrolidone-methacrylate (MO6), and/or Vinylpyrrolidone (VP); (ii) about 1 wt. % to 30 wt. % of at least one anionic monomer selected from the group consisting of (a) acrylic acid (AA), (b) acrylamido methylpropyl sulfonate (AMPS), and/or (c) sodium methyl allyl sulfonate (SMAS); and (iii) about 0.1 wt. % to 20 wt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: HERCULES LLC
    Inventors: Gijsbert Kroon, Amna Khatun, Tuttu Maria Nuutinen, Michael Franzke
  • Patent number: 10034817
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a solid makeup and/or care cosmetic composition in the form of a compact powder, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least: one pulverulent phase, one organopolysiloxane elastomer, one emulsifying system, one hydrophilic gelling agent, and one organic non-volatile oil present in a content of greater than or equal to 1% by weight relative to the total weight of the composition. The invention also relates to an intermediate composition for the preparation of such a cosmetic composition, to a process for manufacturing this cosmetic composition, and to a process for coating the skin with the said cosmetic composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Anne Simonnet, Stephane Masson
  • Patent number: 9993415
    Abstract: A hair treatment agent in which penetrability of a modified peptide into the internal structure of the hair can be enhanced even under the conditions of acidic pH, and a method for causing a modified peptide to penetrate into the hair, are provided. Disclosed is a hair treatment agent at a pH of from 3.5 to 5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: MILBON CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yohei Matsumoto, Atsushi Yamada, Naoto Matsumoto
  • Patent number: 9993404
    Abstract: Disclosed is a hair conditioning composition comprising: a cationic surfactant; a high melting point fatty compound having a melting point of 25° C. or higher; a material having a refractive index of from about 1.30 to about 1.70; and an aqueous carrier, wherein a composition has a transmittance of at least about 0.5%. The composition is further specified by either: (i) the material is a polyol having at least 3 hydroxyl groups and the polyol is contained at a level of above 30% to about 80% by weight of the composition; or (ii) the cationic surfactant is a salt of a mono-long alkyl amine and an acid. The compositions provides both translucent appearance and conditioning benefits, especially conditioning benefit on wet hair when used as a rinse-off conditioner and/or spreadability on hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Cedric Kofi Aurelien Callens, Tian Yong Lim, Toshiyuki Iwata
  • Patent number: 9988499
    Abstract: A production method for a liquid high purity sugar derivative-modified silicone or a composition thereof is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of: 1) capturing hydrophilic impurities in solid particles by causing an impurity containing composition containing liquid sugar derivative-modified silicone and the hydrophilic impurities derived from a sugar derivative to contact the solid particles, the sugar derivative being a hydrophilic modifier of the sugar derivative-modified silicone, and the solid particles being able to capture the hydrophilic impurities; and 2) separating the sugar derivative-modified silicone and the solid particles. The method is useful for production of the liquid high purity sugar derivative-modified silicone and the composition thereof on a commercial scale.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2018
    Assignee: Dow Corning Toray Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideko Maeshima, Sayuri Sawayama, Tatsuo Souda, Seiki Tamura
  • Patent number: 9974718
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of preparing a hair care composition comprising a step of adding perfume, silicone, phenoxyethanol, benzyl alcohol, and/or parabens perfumes and/or silicones, before adding antidandruff agents. Preferably, perfumes and/or silicones are added before adding antidandruff agents. The method of the present invention provides reduced agglomeration of antidandruff agent selected from metal pyrithiones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 22, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventor: Kenji Takahashi
  • Patent number: 9925132
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a fluid composition, characterized in that it comprises, in a cosmetically acceptable aqueous support: (a) at least one fatty phase; (b) a photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation; (c) at least one superabsorbent polymer; (d) at least one crosslinked copolymer of methacrylic acid and of a C1-C4 alkyl acrylate. Another subject of the present invention lies in the use of the combination of a superabsorbent polymer and of a crosslinked copolymer of methacrylic acid and of an alkyl acrylate in a fluid composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable aqueous support, at least one photoprotective system capable of screening out UV radiation, as a freshness agent and/or as a stabilizer for the composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 27, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Anne-Laure Gaudry, Celine Ruzand
  • Patent number: 9909050
    Abstract: An emulsifying composition for an oil based drilling fluid includes oleyl alcohol and a mixture of polymeric amides. The polymeric amides can be 1,3-dihydroxypropan-2-yl (E)-12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enoate, (9E,9?E)-N,N?-(azanediylbis(ethane-2,1-diyl))bis(12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enamide, (E)-12-hydroxy-N,N-bis(2-((E)-12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enamido(ethyl)octadec-9-enamide, (Z)-4-(bis(2-((E)-12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enamido)ethy)amino)-4-oxobut-2-enoic acid, 1,3-dihydroxypropan-2-yl(Z)-4-(bis(2-((E)-12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enamido)ethy)amino)-4-oxobut-2-enoate, and N1,N1,N4,N4-tetrakis(2-((E)-12-hydroxyoctadec-9-enamido)ethyl)maleamide. The method of forming the emulsifying composition includes reacting a fatty oil with diethylenetriamine and then maleic acid, and adding oleyl alcohol. The high density emulsifying composition is stable at high temperatures of drilling operations at greater depths in the wellbore.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2018
    Assignee: CNPC USA Corporation
    Inventors: Chun Zhou, Fuchen Liu, Zhenzhou Yang
  • Patent number: 9855207
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an UV-photo-protecting cosmetic composition, including: (a) at least one aqueous phase, (b) at least one fatty phase, (c) at least one micronized organic UV-screening agent, the mean particle size of said micronized particles ranging from 0.01 to 2 ?m, and (d) at least one organomodified silicone which does not include poly(oxyalkylene) moieties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: Momentive Performance Materials GmbH
    Inventors: Sebastian Maaβ, Roland Wagner, Karl-Heinz Sockel, Mark Davis, Albert Schnering, Katharina Streicher
  • Patent number: 9839595
    Abstract: A light-therapeutic composition is disclosed, which can modify the optical characteristics of the skin, thereby increase the effectiveness of the UV-B therapy. The composition according to the invention includes one or more material, which sets the minimum value of wavelength of the light transmitted, one or more material, which is suitable to modify the above-mentioned wavelength value, and increase the transmittance of the skin in a certain wavelength-range, furthermore, optionally an excipient. The composition according to the invention blocks the UV radiation in the wavelength ranging from 280 to 300 nm, and helps the incorporation of the UV radiation by the skin in the wavelength ranging from 310 to 320 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 12, 2017
    Assignee: GD Photonics Kft.
    Inventors: Lajos Kemény, Piroska Révész, Erzsébet Csányi
  • Patent number: 9789055
    Abstract: Disclosed is a solid lipstick composition comprising at least one polypropyl silsesquioxane film forming resin, at least one silicone acrylate copolymer, at least one volatile hydrocarbon solvent, and at least one wax, wherein the ratio of the silicone acrylate copolymer to the polypropyl silsesquioxane resin is from about 1:1 to about 1:4, said composition preferably having a hardness of at least 40 gf for an 8.1 mm diameter stick.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Hy Si Bui, Rita Jaky El-Khouri
  • Patent number: 9776020
    Abstract: The invention relates to a composition, especially a cosmetic composition, comprising: (i) one or more alkoxysilanes, and (ii) one or more starches modified with an acid or an acid derivative. The invention also relates to a cosmetic process for treating keratin materials with this composition, and also to the use of this composition for caring for and/or shaping keratin materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Claire Bourdin, Isabelle Leguillou
  • Patent number: 9687437
    Abstract: 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: Avon Products, Inc
    Inventors: Mark S. Garrison, Freda E. Robinson, Giovana A. Sandstrom, Kenneth A. Buckridge, Sen Yang, Xiaochun Luo
  • Patent number: 9681724
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I) in which R1, R2 and R3 independently represent an aliphatic hydrocarbon group with 6 to 30 carbon atoms, and n and m independently represent integers from 1 to 10, is suitable for restructuring keratin-containing fibers that were exposed to heat of a temperature of 80° C. to 350° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: CRODA INTERNATIONAL PLC
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Patent number: 9683098
    Abstract: The disclosure is related to colored contact lenses including a transparent protective layer, a colored layer and a lens layer, wherein the colored layer is between the transparent protective layer and the lens layer. A composition for forming the transparent protective layer includes at least one first hydrophilic monomer and a first thickener. A composition for forming the colored layer includes at least one second hydrophilic monomer, an adhesive resin, a second thickener and a colorant. At least one of the thickeners used for forming the transparent protective layer and the color layer is a modified polyvinylpyrrolidone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: BenQ Materials Corporation
    Inventors: Fan-Dan Jan, Mei-Yun Chang
  • Patent number: 9676911
    Abstract: A dispersion that includes at least one organic solvent; nanoparticles, wherein the nanoparticles are infrared absorptive, conductive or a both infrared absorptive and conductive; and at least one polycaprolactone-polyamine copolymer, wherein the dispersion comprises agglomerates of the nanoparticles and a majority of the agglomerates have an average diameter that are not greater than 100 nanometers. Compositions, films, articles and light control articles that utilize such dispersions are also discussed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Jung-Sheng Wu, Raghunath Padiyath
  • Patent number: 9622945
    Abstract: 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Assignee: Avon Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark S. Garrison, Freda E. Robinson, Giovana A. Sandstrom, Kenneth A. Buckridge, Sen Yang, Xiaochun Luo
  • Patent number: 9578883
    Abstract: A mechanical insecticide is made by mixing water with at least one type of silane to make a silane solution which is then mixed with uncalcined diatomaceous earth until there is substantial deposition of the silane material on the diatomaceous earth material, to make a silanized diatomaceous earth. The silanized diatomaceous earth can be diluted with water and applied to vertical and overhead surfaces using a sprayer, for the control of insects. The silanized diatomaceous earth can also be dried into a powder for broadcast application, or mixed as a paste for brush/roller/caulk application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2017
    Inventors: Jack L. Mathis, Sean G. Eubanks
  • Patent number: 9549886
    Abstract: Personal care formulations containing alkyl ketal esters having the structure wherein a is 0 or an integer of 1 to 12; b is 0 or 1; R2 is a divalent C1-8 group optionally substituted with up to 5 hydroxyl groups; and R1 is C1-6 alkyl.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: GFBIOCHEMICALS LIMITED
    Inventors: Dorie J. Yontz, Lee Richard Rieth, Nicholas Morante, Irwin Palefsky
  • Patent number: 9545373
    Abstract: A transparent or translucent cosmetic composition in the form of a water-in-oil emulsion is provided. The composition includes an aqueous phase at a concentration, by weight, of about 50%-90%, based upon weight of the composition. The aqueous phase includes at least one amphiphilic compound selected from the group consisting of urea, sodium 5-oxo-2-pyrrolidinecarboxylate (sodium PCA), hydroxyethyl urea, nicotinamide, sodium citrate, ascorbic acid, or combinations thereof. The at least one amphiphilic compound is at a concentration, by weight, of about 2% to about 50%, based upon weight of the composition. The composition includes an oil phase comprising at least one water-in-oil emulsifier at a concentration, by weight, of about 1%-25%, based upon weight of the composition. The water-in-oil emulsion is a transparent or translucent composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Gloria Lu, Lauren Elizabeth Manning, Patricia Brieva, Donna McCann, Jing Qi
  • Patent number: 9539190
    Abstract: Non-solid skin conditioning compositions comprising 12-hydroxy stearic acid, aminosilicone and water are disclosed. The compositions have a relatively low viscosity and are suitable for spreading on the skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 10, 2017
    Assignee: CONOPCO, INC.
    Inventors: Qiqing Zhang, Ezat Khoshdel, Teanoosh Moaddel, Brian John Dobkowski, Su Yuan
  • Patent number: 9526691
    Abstract: Present invention relates to a leave-in conditioning composition for hair which provides hair improved combability, manageability, body, elasticity and natural softness. The object of the present invention is an aqueous composition for conditioning human hair comprising at least one lipophilic compound, at least one surfactant as a solubilizer at a concentration in the range of 0.1 to 3% by weight calculated to the total of the composition and a cationic or an amphoteric polymer with a cationic change density of at least 1.0 meq/g with the condition that the composition is substantially free of organic solvent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2016
    Assignee: KAO GERMANY GMBH
    Inventors: Michael Molenda, Normen Lipinski
  • Patent number: 9504748
    Abstract: An aqueous dispersion comprises a silicone composition dispersed in an aqueous phase. The silicone composition comprises a product of a reaction of (a) an alkenyl-containing organopolysiloxane having an average per molecule of at least 2 alkenyl groups and (b) an Si H containing siloxane having an average per molecule of at least 2 Si H moieties. The dispersion also comprises a hydrosilylation catalyst, a polymeric film former and a surfactant of molecular weight below 1600. The composition is stabilised in dispersion form by the surfactant dissolved in the aqueous phase and the polymeric film former, and is capable of forming a tacky layer on drying.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2016
    Assignee: Dow Corning Corporation
    Inventors: Severine Cauvin, Morgane Le Meur, Jonathan Thill, Xavier Jean-Paul Thomas