For Human Scalp Hair, Scalp, Or Wig (e.g., Shampoo, Etc.) Patents (Class 510/119)
  • Patent number: 10292922
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to compositions and methods for removing cosmetic films and makeup compositions from keratinous fibers. Compositions comprise at least one low-viscosity, low-volatility silicone. Methods comprise applying the compositions to keratinous fibers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Anne-Laure Suzanne Bernard, Yang Deng, Alexandra Jane Elisa Farran
  • Patent number: 10174273
    Abstract: The present invention then concerns a fabric softener composition that performs well on softening fabrics, which comprises a blend of amphoteric surfactant carrying a C12-C22-alkyl or C12-C22-alkenyl, a fatty acid or a fatty alcohol, and a polysaccharide or polysaccharide derivative. The invention also concerns the use of said softening composition to impart fabric softness to fabrics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: Rhodia Operations
    Inventors: Hai Zhou Zhang, Lin He, William Zhan
  • Patent number: 10143644
    Abstract: Disclosed are compositions for washing, cleansing, and/or conditioning keratinous substrates, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium: a) at least one anionic film-forming polymer chosen from polymers and copolymers of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, and/or mixtures thereof; b) at least one ampholytic polymer having at least one acrylic acid moiety and a cationic charge density ranging from greater than 1 meq/g up to about 3.5 meq/g; and c) at least one surfactant base; wherein the at least one anionic film-forming polymer and the at least one ampholytic polymer form an association; and wherein the pH of the composition ranges from about 5 to about 7. Also disclosed are processes for washing, cleansing, and/or conditioning keratin substrates using the composition, and processes for imparting volume to the hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Halil Gevgilili, Catherine Jinhong Kim, Marie Huynh, Carmen Castillo-Bucci, Aziza Suleiman
  • Patent number: 10125339
    Abstract: A composition of matter for impregnation into disposable wipes for use on athletic indoor shoes such as volleyball or basketball shoes that is quick, drying, made from natural ingredients, is gentle on human skin and that does not erode the sole of shoe or damage the protective coating on indoor athletic courts. The composition uses the unique choice of an undecane/tridecane blend combined with specific percentages of water, natural surfactants, natural oils and natural based light volatile alkane hydrocarbon blend that combined cleans rubber soles, is quick drying and has low interaction with flooring when shoes are worn on an athletic court.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Inventors: Keegan Sauer, Denia Dy, Craig Henderson
  • Patent number: 10085924
    Abstract: A personal care composition includes a structured cleansing phase; a benefit phase including triglycerides, a cationic deposition polymer, and anionic microcapsules; and a carrier; and methods relating thereto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventor: Karl Shiqing Wei
  • Patent number: 10064808
    Abstract: Cationically-charged particulates and compositions containing the cationically-charged particulates for application to keratinous materials are provided. Methods of preparing the cationically-charged particulates are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: ELC Management LLC
    Inventor: Wilson A. Lee
  • Patent number: 10064806
    Abstract: Cationically-charged particulates and compositions containing the cationically-charged particulates for application to keratinous materials are provided. Methods of preparing the cationically-charged particulates are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: ELC Management LLC
    Inventor: Wilson A. Lee
  • Patent number: 10030334
    Abstract: A fluorinated compound comprising: (i) a fluorochemical oligomeric portion comprising an aliphatic backbone comprising polymerized (meth)acrylate monomeric units, each having a perfluorinated terminal C4-C6 aliphatic group, and an organic residue obtained by removing a hydrogen atom from a functionalized chain transfer agent, wherein: the polymerized (meth)acrylate units are present in a molar ratio of at least 6:1 relative to the functionalized chain transfer agent; and the (meth)acrylate units comprise 0-30 mole-% acrylate units and 70-100 mole-% methacrylate units; (ii) a fluorine-free hydrocarbon moiety; (iii) a di-, tri-, or polymeric isocyanate-derived linking group; and (iv) a group that imparts a durable property when the compound is applied to a fibrous substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Dirk M. Coppens, Rudolph J. Dams, Chetan P. Jariwala
  • Patent number: 10023753
    Abstract: Disclosed is a product comprised of a urethane reducer and an oil.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2018
    Inventor: Jamie Lasher
  • Patent number: 10016348
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for topical application consisting of an aqueous phase and an oily phase, which are separate and transparent, comprising at least one surfactant that is liquid at room temperature and at atmospheric pressure, with an HLB<8 and chosen from fatty acid esters of sugar and alkyl polyglucosides, at least one branched alkane comprising from 8 to 18 carbon atoms, and from 0 to 4% by weight of silicone oils relative to the total weight of the composition. The composition according to the invention makes it possible to obtain, after shaking, an emulsion that rapidly separates again into two transparent phases, having a perfectly sharp interface and with no appearance of droplets that remain attached to the walls of the transparent container. The composition in accordance with the invention has the same makeup-removing efficacy and better sensory properties, and in particular it leaves less greasy residue on the skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventor: Yael Charbit
  • Patent number: 9951300
    Abstract: Liquid laundry detergent compositions containing a microcapsule with a cationically charged coating and a fluorescent brightener with a distyrylbiphenyl unit, preferably Fluorescent Brightener-49, are provided. The compositions provide improved delivery efficiency of microcapsules and brightening of fabric while minimizing phase stability issues.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 24, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Xiaoyan Liu, Amaranta Ramirez-Almaraz, Li Lv, Xu Huang
  • Patent number: 9944853
    Abstract: A composition including a quaternary onium hydroxide in a non-aqueous solvent, wherein the quaternary ammonium hydroxide has a concentration in the range from about 5% by weight to about 50% by weight of the composition; and imidazolidine-2,4-dione, wherein the imidazolidine-2,4-dione has a concentration in the range from about 10 to about 5000 parts per million of the composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2018
    Assignee: SACHEM, Inc.
    Inventors: Tim Engel, Alfred Van Lier
  • Patent number: 9895445
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a consumer goods product comprising a consumer goods product ingredient and a functionalized lignin oligomer, wherein the functionalized lignin oligomer: (a) comprises less than 1 wt % sulphur content; (b) has a number average molecular weight (Mn) of from 800 Da to 1,800 Da; and (c) comprises at least one functional group selected from carboxyl, ketone, aldehyde, amino and quaternary ammonium, wherein only one type of functional group selected from the group consisting of list is present at a level of at least 0.8 mmol/g, and wherein if any other functional group selected from the group consisting of list is present, it is present at a level of below 0.8 mmol/g, wherein the lignin oligomer is derived from corn, sugar cane, wheat and any combination thereof, and wherein the consumer goods product is selected from an oral care composition, an antiseptic cream, or a detergent composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Anju Deepali Massey-Brooker, Mauro Vaccaro, Stefano Scialla, Claudia Crestini, Heiko Lange
  • Patent number: 9861562
    Abstract: Described herein, are compositions comprising a soluble quaternary ammonium polymer/polyphosphate complex made by combining ingredients comprising a quaternary ammonium polymer and polyphosphates having 2 or more phosphate units. Methods of making and using these compositions are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignee: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Viktor Dubovoy, Michael Stranick, Peter R. Hilliard, Jr., Laurence Du-Thumm, Long Pan
  • Patent number: 9855449
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for topical application, comprising at least one aqueous phase, at least one superabsorbent polymer and at least one lamellar or platelet-shaped matting mineral filler. A subject of the invention is also a cosmetic treatment process for keratin materials, which consists in applying to the keratin materials a composition as defined above, and also the use of this composition in the cosmetic or dermatological field, and in particular for caring for, protecting and/or making up bodily or facial skin, or for haircare. The composition according to the invention has both a matt appearance throughout all the steps of its use, from the appearance of the product up to the finished skin, and a comfortable sensation throughout its use, from the application to the total penetration of the product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Laure Fageon, Raluca Lorant
  • Patent number: 9849309
    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 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: Dow Corning 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: 9833395
    Abstract: Sustainable, free-flowing, cold-dispersible pearlescent concentrates are made without using any controversial or known toxic substance is disclosed herein. The pearlizing concentrates of the instant invention are free of alkyl sulphates/alkyl ether sulphates, alkanol amides, alkylamidopropyl betaines, and esters of ethylene glycol. The pearly concentrates of the present invention employ ‘super-mild’ surfactants to disperse vegetable plant derived 1,3-proane diol stearates. Also, these concentrates are preserved without any controversial antimicrobials such as parabens, isothiazolinones and formaldehyde releasers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2017
    Assignee: GALAXY SURFACTANTS LTD.
    Inventors: Nirmal Koshti, Pritesh Rajaram Mhatre, MilindKumar Suresh Kalekar, Pooja Vaidya Kshirsagar
  • Patent number: 9820927
    Abstract: Disclosed are clear, aqueous perfume compositions which are free of ethanol. There is further provided a perfume composition which is clear, provides a good skin feeling, and good air drying properties on the skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: GIVAUDAN SA
    Inventors: Jutta Hotz, Christian Quellet
  • Patent number: 9758745
    Abstract: In a process of making a liquid cleaning composition, adding a gel breaker upstream of an anionic surfactant addition in the recirculatory loop of a recirculatory batch processor mitigates the viscous hexagonal phase whilst providing maximum flexibility in formulating various ingredients in the composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Chong Gu, Vincenzo Guida, Geoffrey Marc Wise, Wei Dai, Bernie George Durham, Boon Ho Ng, Fang Hu
  • Patent number: 9745259
    Abstract: A process for preparing an alcohol ether sulfate is disclosed which comprises: (a) sulfating an alkoxylated alcohol; and (b) neutralizing the sulfated product of step (a) in the presence of a base and a co-solvent having a flash point of at least 60° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
    Inventors: Ping Wang, Curtis Bay Campbell
  • Patent number: 9731042
    Abstract: Absorbent articles comprising one or more complexed or encapsulated compounds compounds selected from: melonal, adoxal, trans-2-hexenal, ligustral, Floral Super, Florhydral, 5-methyl-2-thiophene-carboxaldehyde, hydratropic aldehyde, undecenal, 9-undecenal, 10-undecenal, trans-4-decenal, cis-6-nonenal, isocyclocitral, precyclemone b, (E)-2,(z)-6-nonadienal, undecyl aldehyde, methyl-octyl-acetaldehyde, Lauric aldehyde, silvial, vanillin, floralozone; are particularly effective in reducing malodors coming from degradation of proteinaceous materials such as food, menses or feces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Timothy Alan Scavone, Misael Omar Aviles, Brian Francis Gray, Peter Christopher Ellingson, Dean Larry Duval
  • Patent number: 9714397
    Abstract: A method of forming microcapsules having improved physical properties and release control as well as the microcapsules formed by the process wherein the capsule wall is formed by the concurrent polymerization of monomers, oligomer and/or prepolymers on the inside of the capsule wall and different monomers, oligomers and/or prepolymers on the exterior of the capsule wall as it forms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2017
    Assignee: ENCAPSYS LLC
    Inventors: Linsheng Feng, Todd Arlin Schwantes, Robert Stanley Bobnock, Nianxi Yan
  • Patent number: 9561169
    Abstract: A conditioner composition that increases the deposition and retention of benefit agent containing polyacrylate microcapsules onto hair. The conditioner composition is based on the combination of anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsules, deposition aids, conditioner agents, and a carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jlten Odhavji Dihora, Jun Hasegawa
  • Patent number: 9550965
    Abstract: The present invention relates generally to cleaning compositions and, more specifically, to cleaning compositions containing a polyetheramine that is suitable for removal of stains from soiled materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Frank Hulskotter, Kevin Patrick Christmas, Stefano Scialla, Brian Joseph Loughnane, Amy Eichstadt Waun, Darren Rees, Sophia Ebert, Bjoern Ludolph, Christof Wigbers, Steffen Maas, Dieter Boeckh
  • Patent number: 9403197
    Abstract: A system for breaking down medical waste for safe disposal includes a novel disposal solution for dissolving and dispersing the medical waste, as well as a hardening agent that solidifies the disposal solution to prevent it from contaminating the environment after disposal. The novel disposal solution includes a dispersion agent that dissolves the medical waste in addition to a neutralizer, which binds to the dissolved medical waste to render it inert. The disposal solution can optionally include defoaming, preservation and/or anti-freeze agents. The system may also include a vessel with a vented cap for storing the disposal solution prior to and during use. The vessel may also be used to discard the disposal solution and broken-down medical waste after the disposal solution solidifies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2016
    Inventors: Milton Dallas, Russ Robers, Edward Hermann
  • Patent number: 9358184
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising: (i) at least 20% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one C2-C4 monoalcohol; (ii) at least one polycondensate of ethylene oxide and of propylene oxide; and (iii) at least one nonionic surfactant other than the polycondensates (ii). The invention also relates to the use of this composition for cleansing the hair, and to a process for cleansing the hair using this composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2016
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Damien Drillon, Stephanie Neplaz, Beatrice Thoms
  • Patent number: 9347023
    Abstract: The present invention is a fragrance containing capsule composition dispersed into a lyotropic liquid crystalline surfactant phase as well as a consumer product base containing the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Inventors: Lewis Michael Popplewell, Johan G. L. Pluyter, Judith Kerschner, Timothy Young, Takashi Sasaki
  • Patent number: 9044414
    Abstract: A composition for solvating one or more active agents in an aqueous solution which is suitable for dispensing as a compressed gas aerosol composition is disclosed. The composition includes at least one surfactant, at least one active agent, and a compressed gas propellant. The at least one surfactant is preferably present in an amount from about 0.1 wt. % to about 3 wt. %. The at least one active agent is preferably present in an amount from about 0.1 wt. % to about 2 wt. %. The compressed gas propellant is preferably present in an amount from about 0.1 wt. % to about 1 wt. %. The total surfactant weight to active agent weight ratio for the composition is preferably about 1:3 to 5:1. The composition uses a reduced amount of surfactant and active agent thereby allowing for a more efficient active agent loading and a reduced stickiness or tackiness on surfaces contacted during use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2015
    Assignee: S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul A. Clark, Richard S. Valpey, III, Maciej K. Tasz
  • Publication number: 20150132239
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a material comprising dendritic molecules each constituted of fragments that are at least bifunctional and of fragments that are of least trifunctional joined together by ester or thioester bridges, alone or in combination with amide or urea bridges, said bridges being formed from two functions carried by different fragments, said molecules containing, on the fragments located at the ends of the dendritic branches, associative end groups capable of forming associations with one another by hydrogen bonds and joined covalently to the functions that are not involved in said bridges. It also relates to the method of production thereof, as well as to its uses and to compositions, notably cosmetic, containing this material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2015
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Applicants: CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIGIQUE CNRS, ARKEMA FRANCE
    Inventors: François-Genes TOURNILHAC, Manuel HIDALGO, Ludwik LEIBLER
  • Publication number: 20150126424
    Abstract: The invention relates to a surfactant solution containing: (a) 28 to 65 wt.-% of a mixture of (a1) 5 to 20 wt.-% of N-methyl-N-oleylglucamine, (a2) 50 to 93 wt.-% of N-methyl-N—C12-C14-acylglucamines, (a3) 0 to 30 wt.-% of other N-methyl-N-acylglucamines, components (a1), (a2) and (a3) adding up to 100 wt.-%, (b) 0 to 20 wt.-% of one or more alcohols, (c) 20 to 72 wt.-% of water, and (d) 0 to 5 wt.-% of additives, components (a), (b), (c) and (d) adding up to 100 wt.-%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Peter Klug, Franz-Xaver Scherl, Carina Mildner, Eva-Maria Keitzl
  • Publication number: 20150125403
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are methods of reducing irritation associated with personal care and cosmetic compositions comprising 1,3-propanediol, wherein the 1,3-propanediol in said personal care or cosmetic composition has a bio-based carbon content of about 1% to 100%. In addition, it is preferred that the 1,3-propanediol be biologically-derived, and wherein upon biodegradation, the biologically-derived 1,3-propanediol contributes no anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions to the atmosphere.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 5, 2015
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Company, LLC
    Inventors: Melissa Joerger, Gyorgyi Fenyvesi, Raja Hari Poladi, Irwin A. Palefsky, Ann Wehner
  • Patent number: 9023776
    Abstract: A rinse-off composition, such as a shampoo, hair conditioner or shower gel, comprising a rinse-off composition base, lactoyl ethanolamine and at least one compound selected from the group consisting of N-(4-cyanomethylphenyl) p-menthanecarboxamide and N-(2-pyridin-2-ylethyl) p-menthanecarboxamide. The compositions provide a pleasant, long-lasting cooling sensation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2015
    Assignee: Givaudan S.A.
    Inventors: Arun Kumar Viswanath, Shreedhar Iyer, Paolo Facino, Ai Teng Koh
  • Patent number: 9018150
    Abstract: Disclosed is a cleansing composition containing from about 6% to about 20% of at least one nonionic surfactant; from about 3% to about 10% of at least one amphoteric surfactant; from about 2% to about 8% of at least one anionic surfactant; and from about 0.1% to about 5% of at least one cationic conditioning surfactant, cationic conditioning amine, or a mixture thereof; wherein the amount of nonionic surfactant present in the final composition is greater than the amount of the amphoteric surfactant, and the ratio of the nonionic surfactant (a) to anionic surfactant (c) is at least about 1.9 as much as the anionic surfactant, based on the weight percent of each surfactant in the final composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Kirolos Rizk
  • Patent number: 9017652
    Abstract: A cleansing composition for cosmetic or household use may include an ampholytic polymer; a crosslinked cationic polymer; a surfactant component selected from the group consisting of anionic surfactants, amphoteric surfactants, cationic surfactants, nonionic surfactants, and zwitterionic surfactants; and an aqueous and/or organic carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
    Inventors: Narjis A. Askar, Yin Z. Hessefort, Cheryl A. Slabozeski, Jobiah J. Sabelko, Yasuhiro Doi
  • Publication number: 20150105307
    Abstract: A polymeric encapsulated fragrance is disclosed which is suitable for use in personal care and cleaning products. In a preferred embodiment of the invention the fragrance is encapsulated by a first polymer material to form a fragrance encapsulated polymer, the polymer encapsulated shell is then coated with a cationic polymer, preferably a terpolymer composed of methacrylamidopropyl trimethyl ammonium chloride, acrylamide and acrylic acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2013
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
    Inventors: Takashi Sasaki, Johan Pluyter, Lewis Michael Popplewell
  • Patent number: 9006162
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a cleansing composition containing: (a) from about 6% to about 20% of at least one nonionic surfactant; (b) from about to about 10% of at least one amphoteric surfactant; (c) from about 2% to about 8% of at least one anionic surfactant; and (d) from about 0.01% to about 5% of at least one cationic conditioning polymer; wherein the amount of nonionic surfactant (a) present in the final composition is greater than the amount of the amphoteric surfactant (b), and the ratio of nonionic surfactant (a) to anionic surfactant (c) is at least 1.9, based on the weight percent of each surfactant in the final composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Kirolos Rizk
  • Publication number: 20150079012
    Abstract: Provided herein relates to silk fibroin-based compositions comprising non-hydrolyzed silk fibroin and a humectant agent and methods of making the same. In some embodiments, the silk fibroin-based compositions can be formulated for personal care products, e.g., but not limited to, cosmetic products, skin care products, body care products, and/or hair products. In some embodiments, the silk fibroin-based compositions can be formulated for food applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 22, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Evangelia Bellas, Amanda Baryshyan, Lindsay Wray, David L. Kaplan
  • Publication number: 20150079139
    Abstract: There is provided a hair procession agent composition including: 22% by mass or less of inorganic particles having an average particle size of primary particles of 1 nm to 1 ?m, and an oil-soluble dispersant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 20, 2014
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventor: Miki TAKEHANA
  • Publication number: 20150071976
    Abstract: A shampoo composition that increases the deposition and retention of benefit agent containing polyacrylate microcapsules onto hair during the cleansing process. The shampoo composition is based on the combination of anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsules, cationic deposition polymers, detersive surfactant, and a carrier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2014
    Publication date: March 12, 2015
    Inventors: Jiten Odhavji DIHORA, Mark Anthony BROWN
  • Publication number: 20150071867
    Abstract: Described is a hair cosmetic composition which comprises at least one plant lecithin, at least one anionic surfactant, and at least one fatty alcohol.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 22, 2013
    Publication date: March 12, 2015
    Inventors: Ansgar Behler, Sybille Cornelsen, Detlev Stanislowski, Monika Barbenheim
  • Publication number: 20150057208
    Abstract: The present application directed to a unique combination of surfactants in concentrated form. In particular certain combinations of alkyl polyglucosides and polyglyceryl fatty acid esters when combined yield a cleansing concentrate which can be diluted to form tear free or mild cleanser.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 22, 2013
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Seren Frantz, Jeffery Parker, Miroslav Majcen
  • Publication number: 20150044157
    Abstract: An aqueous structured surfactant composition comprising water, one or more sulfate free anionic surfactants, one or more hydroxysultaines and one or more amphodiacetates, which is capable of suspending water insoluble or partially water soluble components. A sulfate-free structured liquid surfactant composition for use in personal care formulations allows for high level of vegetable oil and/or fragrance oil in end formula without negatively affecting stability and foam properties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2014
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Inventors: Uma A. KULKARNI, Frank WAGNER
  • Patent number: 8951946
    Abstract: Novel dicarboxylic acid diesters and admixture thereof have the formula (I): R1—OOC-A-COOR2??(I) and are advantageously prepared from fusel oils; these are particularly suited for formulation into useful solvent, cosolvent, stripping, crystallization inhibiting, cleaning and degreasing compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2015
    Assignee: Rhodia Operations
    Inventors: Roland Jacquot, Philippe Marion, Jean-Emile Zanetto, Olivier Jentzer, Sophie Deroo, Dominique Labarre
  • Publication number: 20150030558
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to compositions. More particularly, the present disclosure relates to skincare composition. The present disclosure also relates to methods of forming extracts for inclusion in skincare compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2013
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: Rupert Stephen Jude Bevan, Anthony Thomas Maleedy, Melinda Miriam Coss
  • Publication number: 20150011450
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a personal care composition comprising: from about 5% to about 50% of a surfactant; from about 0.01% to about 10% of a conditioning agent; from about 0.05 to about 5 weight percent of the personal care composition of an amphoteric ter-polymer of the following: i.) a cationic monomer encompassed by formula (I), in which: R1 and R2 are independently hydrogen or methyl, R3, R4 and R5 are independently linear or branched C1-C4 alkyl radicals, X is NH, NR6 or oxygen, wherein R6 is C1-C4 alkyl, L is CnH2n, n is an integer from 1 to 5, and A? is an anion derived from an organic or inorganic acid, such as a methosulphate anion or halide, such as chloride or bromide, ii.) at least one anionic monomer selected from the group consisting of ethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid and sulfonic acid containing monomers; and iii.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2014
    Publication date: January 8, 2015
    Inventors: John David CARTER, Dipesh Mukesh PATEL
  • Patent number: 8921302
    Abstract: Provided is an aqueous hair cleansing composition, including the following components (A) to (D) and water, in which the aqueous hair cleansing composition has a pH of from 2 to 5 when diluted 20-fold: (A) an anionic surfactant; (B) a cationized hydroxypropyl cellulose having a main chain derived from an anhydroglucose, and having a degree of substitution with cationized ethyleneoxy groups of from 0.01 to 2.9 and a degree of substitution with propyleneoxy groups of from 0.1 to 4.0; (C) an organic solvent selected from (C1) and (C2): (Cl) an aromatic alcohol; and (C2) a polypropylene glycol having a molecular weight of from 200 to 1,000; and (D) a hydroxy monocarboxylic acid or a dicarboxylic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: Kao Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroki Mizushima, Azusa Kasuga, Eiji Terada
  • Publication number: 20140377196
    Abstract: A user controlled, customizable topical skin care product comprising a topical skin care product, at least one separate ingredient that may be combined with said product, and a means for combining said product and said ingredient. This device allows users to customize the skin care product's product-to-ingredient ratio.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2013
    Publication date: December 25, 2014
    Inventor: Rizwan Watto
  • Publication number: 20140363386
    Abstract: Compound with structure 2-phenylbenzimidazole of formula I and/or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein said compound of formula I corresponds to: in which n is 1, 2 or 3 and in which R is a carboxyl radical (—COOH) or a sulphonic radical (—SO3H); pharmaceutical and/or cosmetic formulation and/or medical device including such a compound; method for synthesising it.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 4, 2013
    Publication date: December 11, 2014
    Applicant: UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI FERRARA
    Inventors: Stefano Manfredini, Silvia Vertuani, Emanuela Scalambra
  • Publication number: 20140352711
    Abstract: Present invention relates to an aqueous cleansing composition for keratin fibres, especially human hair, comprising at least one amino acid surfactant and at least one cationic and/or cationizable surfactant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2012
    Publication date: December 4, 2014
    Applicant: KAO GERMANY GMBH
    Inventors: Martin Hoffmann, Kristin Olsson
  • Publication number: 20140349902
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to compositions comprising water, at least one biosurfactant and at least one fatty acid, which are characterized in that the fraction of the sum of all surfactants in the composition is from 1 to 30% by weight, and that the fraction of fatty acid, based on the sum of fatty acid and surfactants, is from 0.1 to 20% by weight, and to the use thereof as or for producing bath additives, shower gel, shampoos, conditioners, body cleansers or skin cleansers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2012
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Applicant: EVONIK INDUSTRIES AG
    Inventors: Petra Allef, Christian Hartung, Martin Schilling