Polyvinylpyrrolidone Or Copolymer Thereof Patents (Class 424/70.15)
  • Patent number: 10543384
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a hair styling compositions that exhibit non-Newtonian shear thickening behavior. The hair styling composition include: (a) about 0.1 to about 7 wt. % of AMP-acrylates/allyl methacrylate copolymer, based on the total weight of the hair styling composition; (b) one or more nonionic film-forming polymers; (c) one or more polysaccharides; (d) one or more nonionic surfactants; and (e) water. Additional components such as, for example, water-soluble solvents, fatty compounds, amphoteric film-forming polymers, volatile or non-volatile silicones, thickeners (ionic or non-ionic), etc., may also optionally be included. The hair styling compositions are particularly useful for styling or shaping hair and for providing hold, discipline, and texture to hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Azizah K. Suleiman, Anand Ramachandra Mahadeshwar, Anna Leticia M. Botto, Emma Jean Naiberk, Vanessa Decarlo
  • Patent number: 10525001
    Abstract: The invention relates to a cosmetic composition for the temporary shaping of hair, comprising a combination of two specific anionic acrylate copolymers. The cosmetic composition provides an extremely good moisture resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Julia Bibiane Lange, Anna Puls, Cyrielle Martinez, Bernd Richters
  • Patent number: 10517812
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a cosmetic composition for the temporary shaping of hair, containing a combination of two specific anionic acrylate copolymers. The cosmetic composition provides an extremely good moisture resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA
    Inventors: Julia Bibiane Lange, Anna Puls, Cyrielle Martinez, Bernd Richters
  • Patent number: 10316125
    Abstract: The present application relates to a polymer and a use thereof. The present application may provide a functional polymer which expresses a low solubility to a polar solvent and a non-polar solvent and which is suitable for forming a film. If applied to the use of cosmetics such as mascara or to medical uses, the polymer in the present application may express a tolerance to diverse solvents such as sebum, sweat, tears and the like, and thus enables makeup to last, etc. Accordingly, the polymer may be applied to diverse uses and used in film forming agents, cosmetic compositions, or cosmetics, or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: LG Chem, Ltd.
    Inventors: Su Jeong Kim, Jeong Ae Yoon, Sung Soo Yoon, Kyong Seob Kim, Khee Hwan Choi, Hae Seok Chae
  • Patent number: 10028898
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a liquid cosmetic composition, preferably for making up and/or caring for the skin and/or the lips, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one fatty phase comprising: —at least one oil, which is preferably non-volatile, —at least hydrophobic silica aerogel particles, —at least one semi-crystalline polymer, —the said composition comprising less than 5% by weight of water relative to the total weight of the composition, and preferably being anhydrous.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Stephane Arditty, Frederic Auguste
  • Patent number: 9758397
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure include a method of separating an oil-in-water emulsion formed during crude oil production into a water phase and an oil phase that includes adding 1 part-per-million (ppm) to 10000 ppm of an N-vinylpyrrolidone based cationic copolymer to the oil-in-water emulsion, based on the total volume of the oil-in-water emulsion, to form a water phase and an oil phase, and separating the water phase from the oil phase.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies LLC
    Inventors: M. J. Yanjarappa, Cecile Boyer, Stephen M. Hoyles, Michael K. Poindexter
  • Patent number: 9616014
    Abstract: Cosmetic agents, in some embodiments in powder form, containing as component (a) at least one polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (I) and at least one structural unit of formula (II), in which X denotes a physiologically acceptable cation (in particular Na+), R1 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group and R2 denotes a (C2 to C6) hydroxyalkyl group, and as component (b) at least one setting polymer, are suitable for temporarily reshaping keratin-containing fibers. When applied to human hair, for example, an elastic hairstyle with volume was obtained. The hair retained its natural gloss.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Anna Henschel, Julia Bibane Lange
  • Patent number: 9359461
    Abstract: The invention concerns novel ethylene copolymers comprising polyethylene glycol (meth)acrylate monomers, cationic monomers, and optionally amphoteric, anionic and/or hydrophilic nonionic monomers, neutralized by particular neutralizing agents. The invention also concerns composition in particular cosmetic or pharmaceutical comprising said copolymers, as well as methods for preparing said copolymers, and cosmetic treatment methods using same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2005
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2016
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Nathalie Mougin, Gwenaëlle Jegou
  • Patent number: 9174411
    Abstract: A laminated sheet is produced by forming an adhesion layer permeable to a liquid component and contactable with a skin on at least one side of a liquid-retention layer comprising a nonwoven structural member and having an ability to absorb the liquid component. The adhesion layer comprises a nonwoven structural member comprising a fiber having a number-average fiber diameter of not more than 10 ?m, and the thickness ratio of the adhesion layer relative to the liquid-retention layer is 1/4 to 1/100 as a ratio of the adhesion layer/the liquid-retention layer. The fiber of the nonwoven structural member of the adhesion layer may have a standard deviation of fiber diameter of not more than 5. The nonwoven structural member of the liquid-retention layer may comprise a fiber having a fiber diameter larger than that of the fiber of the adhesion layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: KURARAYKURAFLEX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toru Ochiai, Shinichi Shigeki, Sumito Kiyooka, Ikuhisa Shiraishi, Nobuo Araya
  • Patent number: 9034306
    Abstract: A depilatory composition which is an emulsion of hydrophobic particles in a continuous aqueous phase wherein the aqueous phase—includes at least one depilatory agent and the hydrophobic particles includes a vinyl polymer derivative and a polysaccharide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: RECKITT & COLMAN (OVERSEAS) LIMITED
    Inventor: Jane Evison
  • Patent number: 9034307
    Abstract: Agent for treating fibers containing keratin, particularly human hair, comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: (a) at least one amphiphilic, cationic polymer having at least one structural unit of formulae (I) to (IV), wherein; R1 and R4 are independently hydrogen or a methyl group, X1 and X2 are independently oxygen or an NH group, A1 and A2 are independently an ethane-1,2-diyl, propane-1,3-diyl or butane-1,4-diyl group, R2, R3, R5 and R6 are independently a (C1 to C4)-alkyl group, R7 is a C8 to C30)-alkyl group and; (b) at least one film-forming cationic and/or stabilizing cationic polymer. The invention also relates to use of agents for temporarily styling hair and for haircare, particularly as an aerosol hairspray or mousse.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA
    Inventors: Burkhard Mueller, Pamela Kaftan
  • Patent number: 9028806
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a batch method for impregnating a nonporous polymer pharmaceutical carrier with an active substance, characterized in that said method includes the following consecutive steps: a) mixing the active substance and the nonporous polymer pharmaceutical carrier, the pharmaceutical carrier being in a solid form and insoluble in supercritical CO2 and not being non-crosslinked polyvinylpyrrolidone; b) performing a step of molecular diffusion in the absence of water by contacting, in a static mode without agitation, the mixture obtained in step a) with supercritical CO2 at a pressure of 80 to 170 bars, at a temperature of 31 to 90° C. for 1 to 6 hours; c) recovering the polymer pharmaceutical carrier impregnated with the active substance obtained in step b), the impregnated pharmaceutical carrier being nonporous and being in a solid form and the active substance being in an amorphous form, the method being implemented in the absence of an additional solvent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2015
    Assignee: Pierre Fabre Medicament
    Inventors: Hubert Lochard, Bernard Freiss
  • Publication number: 20150110729
    Abstract: Cosmetic agents, containing in a cosmetically acceptable carrier a) at least one copolymer A of 2-acrylamido-2-methylpropanesulfonic acid with one or more monomers selected from acrylic acid and methacrylic acid, b) at least one polymeric quaternary ammonium compound from the group of vinylpyrrolidone copolymers B, are particularly suitable for temporarily deforming keratinic fibers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20150110730
    Abstract: Rinse-off of the volumizing compositions, having an acidic pH, and in the form of a lotion, gel or cream are disclosed. The compositions include one or more linear hairstyling polymers which exhibit polar behavior in acidic pH, such as polyvinylpyrrolidone, together with a selected group of polycationic hairstyling polymers, such as polyquaternium-37. The compositions not only provide a strong hair volumizing effect, but that effect is durable, being retained after two or more shampooing operations of the hair. The compositions are used by applying an effective amount to wet hair, leaving the composition for at least about three minutes, and rinsing the composition out of the hair.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Adam Schrott, Elisabeth Cox
  • Publication number: 20150104404
    Abstract: A hair styling composition comprises: 5 wt. % to 50 wt. % of a first nonionic polymer; 2 wt. % to 20 wt. % of a second nonionic polymer; and 2 wt. % to 15 wt. % of a cationic polymer. A method of making a hair styling composition comprises: combining 5 wt. % to 50 wt. % of a first nonionic polymer, 2 wt. % to 20 wt. % of a second nonionic polymer, and 2 wt. % to 15 wt. % of a cationic polymer to form a hair styling composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 15, 2013
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: The Dial Corporation
    Inventor: Jennifer Harris
  • Patent number: 9005591
    Abstract: Compositions and methods are disclosed for imparting water repellency to the hair. The compositions generally comprise a first hydrophobic particulate material having a coefficient of dynamic friction of 0.5 or greater in combination with a second hydrophobic particulate material having a coefficient of dynamic friction less than 0.5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Avon Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Rahul A. Ranade, Mark S. Garrison, Freda E. Robinson, Giovana A. Sandstrom
  • Patent number: 9005588
    Abstract: Disclosed is a substantive emulsion and methods for its use comprising 40 to 45% by weight of water, 25 to 30% by weight of a combination of octocrylene, avobenzone, octisalate, homosalate, and oxybenzone, and 3 to 5% by weight of a combination of VP eicosene copolymer, acrylates/C12-22 alkyl methacrylate copolymer, trimethylsiloxysilicate, and acrylates/dimethicone copolymer, wherein the emulsion has a sun protection factor of at least 50, and wherein the emulsion is very water resistant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Mary Kay Inc.
    Inventor: Greg Norman
  • Patent number: 8999311
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one compound which gives the cosmetic composition a thermal profile having a melting peak wherein the mid-height width Lf is less than or equal to 20° C., and wherein the composition is heat-stable. The present disclosure also relates to the process of depositing a film on the keratin fibers, wherein the film is homogenous and/or has improved curling properties, comprising applying the cosmetic composition disclosed herein to keratin fibers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 12, 2004
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignee: Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventor: Valérie De La Poterie
  • Patent number: 8992899
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are cosmetic compositions comprising at least one film-forming polymer, at least one silicone elastomer blend, and at least one wax. Also disclosed herein are methods for making up and/or enhancing the appearance of a keratinous substrate comprising applying said composition to the keratinous substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Kavita Patel, Angeles Fonolla-Moreno, Naoto Sugimoto
  • Publication number: 20150047665
    Abstract: Hair care compositions, such as shampoo and conditioner compositions, for use with color-treated hair. The compositions when used, for example, to shampoo or condition color-treated hair, being effective to protect color-treated hair such that, for example, there is minimal adverse effect on the color of the color-treated hair, such as fading. The compositions include a cationic terpolymer of vinylpyrrolidone, dimethylaminopropyl methacrylamide, and methacryloylaminopropyl lauryldimonium chloride, quinoa and a first silicone. There is also provided a method of imparting color retention characteristics to shampoos and conditioners by formulating the shampoos or conditioners to include a cationic terpolymer of vinylpyrrolidone, dimethylaminopropyl methacrylamide, and methacryloylaminopropyl lauryldimonium chloride, quinoa and a first silicone. Optionally, the hair care compositions can include a second silicone compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Applicant: FramKat LP
    Inventors: Thomas A. Lehman, Maria R. Pittavino, Allison Tonk
  • Patent number: 8945626
    Abstract: A process for the production of a composition comprising a water-insoluble paracetamol or NSAID which comprises the steps of: a) providing a mixture comprising: i) a water-insoluble paracetamol or NSAID, ii) a water soluble carrier, and iii) a solvent for each of the paracetamol or NSAID and the carrier, and b) spray-drying the mixture to remove the or each solvent and obtain a substantially solvent-free nano-dispersion of the paracetamol or NSAID in the carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Inventors: Andrew James Elphick, John Staniforth, Dong Wang, David John Duncalf, Steven Paul Rannard, James Long, Alison Jayne Foster
  • Patent number: 8940283
    Abstract: Disclosed herein a cosmetic composition for treating keratin fibers, for instance, human keratin fibers such as the hair, comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one cationic poly(vinyllactam) polymer, at least one fatty alcohol, and at least one polyol with a molecular weight of greater than 80.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 27, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Cecile Bebot
  • Publication number: 20150017113
    Abstract: A cosmetic agent, containing in a cosmetically acceptable carrier a) at least one copolymer (A) of allyl methacrylate with one or more monomers selected from acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, acrylic acid esters and methacrylic acid esters, b) at least one polymeric quaternary ammonium compound (B) from the group of vinylpyrrolidone copolymers, is provided for temporarily deforming keratinic fibers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20150007848
    Abstract: Cosmetic agents, in some embodiments in powder form, containing as component (a) at least one polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (I) and at least one structural unit of formula (II), in which X denotes a physiologically acceptable cation (in particular Na+), R1 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group and R2 denotes a (C2 to C6) hydroxyalkyl group, and as component (b) at least one setting polymer, are suitable for temporarily reshaping keratin-containing fibers. When applied to human hair, for example, an elastic hairstyle with volume was obtained. The hair retained its natural gloss.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: January 8, 2015
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Anna Henschel, Bibiane Lange
  • Publication number: 20140369947
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition, especially a hair composition, comprising at least one anionic or nonionic associative polymer, at least one fixing polymer and at least one nonionic surfactant comprising predominantly fatty chains having from 8 to 14 carbon atoms, the weight content of nonionic surfactants comprising predominantly fatty chains having from 8 to 14 carbon atoms in the composition being greater than or equal to 2%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Gregory Plos, Estelle Mathonneau, Julien Cabourg, Laetitia Feuillette
  • Publication number: 20140369948
    Abstract: An agent for treating keratinous fibres, in particular human hair, containing in a cosmetically acceptable carrier (a) at least one amphiphilic, cationic polymer, comprising in each case at least one structural unit of formulae (I) to (IV), wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, X1, X2, A1, and A2 are defined as in the 1st claim, and (b) at least one copolymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (A1), at least one structural unit of formula (A2), and at least one structural unit of formula (A3), wherein R1, R3, and R7 independently of each other stand for a hydrogen atom or a methyl group, R2 stands for a (C1 to C4) alkyl group, R4 stands for a hydroxy (C2 to C6) alkyl group. Additionally, use of the agent for temporary shaping of hair and for hair conditioning, in particular as an aerosol hairspray or aerosol hair mousse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 20, 2012
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20140369946
    Abstract: Agents for treating keratin-containing fibers, in particular human hair, and methods for the use of such agents are provided. The agent includes at least one copolymer (a) and at least one copolymer (b). The copolymer (a) includes at least one structural unit of a formula (I) and at least one structural unit of a formula (II). Copolymer (b) includes at least one structure unit of formula (AI) and at least one structural unit of formula (A2). The agent is contained in a cosmetically acceptable carrier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 20, 2012
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20140348770
    Abstract: Agents for treating keratin-containing fibers, in particular human hair, comprising a cosmetically acceptable carrier, and: (a) at least one strengthening anionic copolymer, comprising at least one structural unit of formula (I) and at least one structural unit of formula (II) and at least one structural unit of formula (III), and (b) at least one polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (M1), produce an excellent hold of a shape imposed on the fibers, e.g. a hairstyle. The keratin-containing fibers are given a pronounced shine and feel soft.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Burkhard Mueller, Susanne Schmarje
  • Publication number: 20140345640
    Abstract: Powdery compositions contain at least one particulate and amorphous metal oxide, with the proviso that at least one cosmetic active ingredient is present in said metal oxide in absorbed form, said active ingredient being selected from waxy esters, strengthening polymers, film-forming polymers, oxidation dye precursors, anionic surfactants, keratin-reducing compounds or mixtures thereof. Said powdery compositions are highly suitable for temporarily shaping keratin-containing fibers, especially human hair. Hair treated with said powders can be strengthened and retains its natural gloss.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Anna Henschel
  • Publication number: 20140341830
    Abstract: Cosmetic agents, containing in a cosmetically acceptable carrier a) at least one copolymer A with at least one structural unit (A1), at least one structural unit (A2), at least one structural unit (A3) and at least one structural unit (A4), wherein—R1 denotes an optionally heterofunctionalized alkyl residue;—R2 denotes an optionally heterofunctionalized alkyl residue differing from R1;—R3 denotes an optionally heterofunctionalized alkyl residue mutually independently differing from R1 and R2 b) at least one copolymer B differing from copolymer A with at least one structural unit (B1), wherein R4 denotes an optionally heterofunctionalized alkyl residue; and c) at least one copolymer C differing from copolymer A and copolymer B, prepared from—at least one monomer C1 selected from acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, acrylic acid alkyl ester and methacrylic acid alkyl ester, and at least one amphoteric monomer C2 selected from (meth)acryloyl alkyl amine oxides of formula C2-I and (meth)acryloyl alkyl betaines of form
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters
  • Publication number: 20140308230
    Abstract: A cosmetic agent for temporarily deforming keratinic fibers is provided. In an exemplary embodiment, a cosmetic agent, contains in a cosmetically acceptable carrier a) at least one polystyrenesulfonate A), b) at least one copolymer B formed from at least one monomer (B1) selected from N-vinyllactams, at least one monomer (B2) selected from quaternized N-vinylimidazoles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: October 16, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Bernd Richters, Rene Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20140305462
    Abstract: Powdery compositions which contain, based on their weight, (a) about 5 to 100% wt. % of at least one powdery compound which is effective as a hair cosmetic agent, (b) 0 to about 25% wt. % of at least one powdery solid as a filler which differs (a) and (c), (c) 0 to about 95% wt. % of at least one auxiliary that is different from (a) and (b) and is selected from emulsifiers and thickeners and the mixtures thereof, with the proviso that about 0.4 g of the powdery composition dissolves in 100 ml water at 35° C. within not more than 5 minutes when mixed in a tumble mixer at 101 revolutions per minute.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Publication date: October 16, 2014
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Anna Henschel, Bibiane Lange
  • Patent number: 8815264
    Abstract: A polymer emulsion for use in a cosmetic composition includes an olefin copolymer; a copolymer of an acidic monomer to include acrylic acid, methacrylic acid or other unsaturated, carboxyl containing monomer; optionally, at least one stabilizing emulsifier; optionally, a resin selected from a group consisting of an acrylic resin and styrene-acrylic resin, said resin having an average molecular weight from about 500 to about 15,000 daltons; and, optionally, a polymer selected from a group consisting of oxidized polyethylene polymers and oxidized polypropylene polymers, said polymer modified with cationic end-groups such as tallow alkyl amines.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Interpolymer Corporation
    Inventors: Norwin W. Wolff, Timothy L. Martin, William Tenney, Joseph J. Cincotta
  • Patent number: 8815223
    Abstract: A method for styling hair comprising the steps of placing said hair in a desired configuration and applying a composition to said hair, said composition comprising (a) one or more fully soluble polymer, (b) solvent-propellant mixture or solvent mixture, and optional other ingredients. Also provided is a method of making polymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Rohm and Haas Company
    Inventors: Jennifer Reichl Collin, Michael Paul Hallden-Abberton, Beth Ann Falcone, Miao Wang, Fanwen Zeng
  • Patent number: 8802141
    Abstract: A delivery vehicle including a mixture of: a) an effective amount of an expander activatable by a wetting agent and, b) a treatment agent. The expander and treatment agent intermingled and compressed so as to form a substantially solid delivery vehicle. The solid delivery vehicle, on exposure to a volume of wetting agent forms a predetermined volume of a paste containing the treatment agent; and the volume of paste is adapted for delivery of the treatment agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 12, 2014
    Inventor: John Kohnke
  • Patent number: 8784785
    Abstract: The invention relates to cosmetic preparations for treating the hair containing exclusively ingredients which are stable up to at least 200 DEG C against thermal decomposition and the use of such preparations for shaping the hair and a method for temporary hair-shaping.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2005
    Date of Patent: July 22, 2014
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Dirk Hentrich, Winfried Emmerling, Helga van Flodrop
  • Publication number: 20140178323
    Abstract: Products that, when used, provide naturally curly hairstyles include, based on their weight, 0.1 to 20 wt % setting polymer(s), and 0.01 to 1 mol/kg sodium chloride, and 0.0025 to 1 mol/kg polyvalent metal cation(s) of formula Mex+ where x=2 or 3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Diane Metten, Burkhard Mueller, Marie Meisel
  • Patent number: 8741273
    Abstract: Agents for treating fibers containing keratin containing in a cosmetically acceptable carrier (a) at least one cross-linked, amphiphilic, anionic polymer, comprising at least one structural unit of formula (I) and at least one structural unit of formula (II); and (b) at least one non-cross-linked, amphiphilic, anionic polymer, comprising at least one structural unit of the formula (III) and at least one structural unit of the formula (IV), said agents being suitable for temporarily deforming hair and for conditioning hair, in particular in the form of a hair cream or a hair gel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 3, 2014
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, René Scheffler
  • Publication number: 20140120048
    Abstract: The present invention relates to hair treatment agents containing selected amino acids and/or selected oligopeptides and a selected cationic keratin hydrolysate. A need exists to further improve hair care products and to impart further advantageous properties to them. In particular, a care-providing complex should be made available that ideally can be used even in conjunction with oxidizing agents and surfactant agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2013
    Publication date: May 1, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventor: Marcus Krueger
  • Publication number: 20140099275
    Abstract: A styling agent in a cosmetically acceptable carrier includes, based in each case on its weight: 0.01 to 3 wt % of at least one copolymer A as defined herein, and 0.05 to 10 wt %, by preference 0.1 to 7.5 wt %, more preferably 0.25 to 6 wt %, and in particular 0.5 to 5 wt % of at least one film-forming polymer, and 0.5 to 30 wt %, by preference 1 to 25 wt %, more preferably 2.5 to 20 wt %, and in particular 5 to 15 wt % of at least one wax having a melting point in a range from 40° C. to 90° C. The agent has a high degree of hold and a pleasant care-providing feel, and is not heavy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Publication date: April 10, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Julia Bibiane Lange
  • Publication number: 20140090255
    Abstract: A skin engaging member suitable for use in a hair removal device, said skin engaging member comprising a thermally resilient sensate such as a menthane carboxylic acid-N-(4-methoxyphenyl)-amide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Inventors: Xiandong NMN Wang, Fatima Abdulhussain Jabalpurwala, Katharine Anne Bakes
  • Publication number: 20140093467
    Abstract: Agents for the temporary shaping of keratinic fibers include in a cosmetically acceptable carrier—relative in each case to the weight thereof—1 to 20 wt. % of at least one crosslinked, amphiphilic, anionic polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (I) as described herein and at least one structural unit of formula (II) as described herein, and 1 to 20 wt. % of at least one uncrosslinked, anionic polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formula (III) as described herein and at least one structural unit of formula (IV) as described herein, and 1 to 40 wt. % of at least one fixing non-ionic polymer from the group comprising (c1) non-ionic polymers having at least one structural element of formula (N5) as described herein, (c2) homopolymers and non-ionic copolymers of N-vinylpyrrolidone, and (c3) non-ionic copolymers of isobutene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Helga van Flodrop
  • Publication number: 20140090254
    Abstract: A skin engaging shaving aid member suitable for use in a shaving device, said skin engaging shaving aid member comprising a thermally resilient sensate such as N-substituted menthanecarboxamide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: The Gillette Company
    Inventors: Xiandong Wang, Fatima Abdulhussain Jabalpurwala, Katharine Anne Bakes
  • Publication number: 20140093466
    Abstract: Hair care compositions including from about 0.005% to about 5% apigenin; from about 0.15% to about 12% of a solubilizing agent, wherein the solubilizing agent comprises an amine functional group; and at least about 20 weight percent of an aqueous carrier, where the composition has a pH ranging from about 3 to about 10, and methods of making the same are provided. These hair care compositions can be applied to any area of the scalp or hair where healthier hair appearance is desired.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2012
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: Mary Jane Combs, William David Laidig, Kelly Rose Kroger-Lyons
  • Publication number: 20140093468
    Abstract: Agents for the temporary shaping of keratinic fibers are characterized by a pleasant product feel, light consistency and a lightweight application. The agents include in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, relative in each case to the total agent, 0.1 to 15 wt. % of monoesters of optionally alkylated sugars with C6-C30 fatty acids, 0.1 to 15 wt. % of diesters of optionally alkylated sugars with C6-C30 fatty acids, 0 to 50 wt. % of at least one film-forming polymer, 0 to 50 wt. % of at least one wax with a melting point in a range from 40° C. to 90° C., with the proviso that the proportion of component(s) c) and d) in the cosmetic agent is 0.2 to 50 wt. %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thorsten Knappe, Marcus Noll
  • Publication number: 20140069452
    Abstract: In an embodiment, a cosmetic composition comprises, in a cosmetic carrier, based in each case on the total weight of the composition comprises: a) at least one selected amino acid and/or at least one selected oligopeptide, in a total quantity of 0.0001 to 10.0 wt %, b) at least one selected plant-based cationic surfactant, in a total quantity of 0.1 to 10.0 wt % and/or at least one amino acid, in a total quantity of 0.01 to 10.0 wt %. A method for treating keratinic fibers, comprises: applying the cosmetic composition onto the keratinic fibers; and rinsing the cosmetic composition from the keratinic fibers after a contact time from a few seconds to 45 minutes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2013
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventor: Marcus Krueger
  • Patent number: 8663605
    Abstract: Agent for treating fibers containing keratin, in particular human hair, having in a cosmetically acceptable carrier, (a) at least one amphiphilic, cationic polymer comprising at least one structural unit of formulae (I) to (IV), wherein R1 and R4 are independently hydrogen or a methyl group; X1 and X2 are independently oxygen or a NH group; A1 and A2 are independently ethane-1,2-diyl, propane-1,3-diyl or butane-1,4-diyl; R2, R3, R5 and R6 are independently a (C1 to C4)-alkyl group; R7 is a (C8 to C30)-alkyl group; (b) at least one other film-forming cationic and/or stabilizing cationic polymer; and (c) at least one film-forming non-ionic and/or stabilizing non-ionic polymer. The invention also relates to the use of the agent for temporarily styling hair and for haircare, particularly as an aerosol hairspray or aerosol mousse.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Pamela Kaftan, Burkhard Mueller
  • Patent number: 8632763
    Abstract: The use of copolymers obtained by free-radical polymerization of a mixture of i) 30 to 80% by weight of N-vinyllactam, ii) 10 to 50% by weight of vinyl acetate, and iii) 10 to 50% by weight of a polyether, with the proviso that the total of components i), ii) and iii) equals 100% by weight, as solubilizers for slightly water-soluble substances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2014
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Nathalie Bouillo, Marianna Pierobon, Ralf Widmaier, Rainer Dobrawa, Kathrin Meyer-Böhm, Ronald Frans-Maria Lange
  • Publication number: 20130336905
    Abstract: Provided herein are compositions that exhibit enhanced clarity, higher viscosity, or both enhanced clarity and higher viscosity for a wide range of application arts, such as personal care compositions. The compositions have lightly- to moderately-crosslinked PVP and at least one additive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2011
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Applicant: ISP Investments Inc.
    Inventors: Hani M. Fares, Christine M. Barrett, Tracey Ross
  • Publication number: 20130295034
    Abstract: Agent for treating fibers containing keratin, particularly human hair, comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: (a) at least one amphiphilic, cationic polymer having at least one structural unit of formulae (I) to (IV), wherein; R1 and R4 are independently hydrogen or a methyl group, X1 and X2 are independently oxygen or an NH group, A1 and A2 are independently an ethane-1,2-diyl, propane-1,3-diyl or butane-1,4-diyl group, R2, R3, R5 and R6 are independently a (C1 to C4)-alkyl group, R7 is a C8 to C30)-alkyl group and; (b) at least one film-forming cationic and/or stabilizing cationic polymer. The invention also relates to use of agents for temporarily styling hair and for haircare, particularly as an aerosol hairspray or mousse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2013
    Publication date: November 7, 2013
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Burkhard Mueller, Pamela Kaftan