|| List of recent Cosmetic-related patents
| Radiation therapy of protruding and/or conformable organs|
A system provided for delivering accelerated partial breast irradiation (apbi) and for delivering a boost to standard whole-breast irradiation (wbi) for the treatment of breast cancer that significantly reduces the risks of adverse cosmetic outcomes and toxicities. This is achieved by a method and device for delivering a uniform radiation dose to the target volume with significantly reduced dose to the non-target volume, skin and chest wall of the ipsilateral breast, and virtually no dose to the contralateral breast, lungs, and heart..
| Compositions, gels and foams with rheology modulators and uses thereof|
The present disclosure relates generally to compositions for cosmetic or pharmaceutical application. The compositions include a carrier and rheology modulators..
| Oat extracts: refining, compositions and methods of use|
A simple and efficient method for the production of stable, clear, high-potency oat extracts is disclosed. The method employs the use of differential dissociation constants and ultrafiltration to stabilise extracts, prevent hazing, and prevent the loss of functional activity as an anti-irritant and anti-oxidant.
| Cosmetic compositions comprising epa and gla and methods of making and using same|
The present disclosure is directed generally to cosmetic compositions comprising epa free acid and gla free acid. In some embodiments, the cosmetic compositions have a cosmetically acceptable odor..
| Cosmetic compositions comprising epa and salicylic acid and methods of making and using same|
The present disclosure is directed generally to cosmetic compositions comprising epa free acid and salicylic acid. In some embodiments, the cosmetic compositions have a cosmetically acceptable odor..
| Glucosyl stevia composition|
Glucosyl stevia compositions are prepared from steviol glycosides of stevia rebaudiana bertoni. The glucosylation was performed by cyclodextrin glucanotransferase using the starch as source of glucose residues.
| Novel peptides that are modulators of the protein trf2 and compositions containing same|
Are disclosed herein. The peptide compounds can be used as telomeric repeat-binding factor 2 (trf2) protein-modulating compounds and have a preventive action on deoxyribonucleic acid (dna) double-strand breaks.
| Cosmetic skin care compositions|
The invention relates to a composition formulated for topical application for the prevention, mitigation or abrogation of skin aging or skin imperfections in a subject. The composition comprises an insoluble copper oxide as a primary active ingredient therein, wherein said insoluble copper oxide is present at a concentration of between about 0.15%-about 0.75% w/w, the insoluble copper oxide is present as particles ranging in a size of from between about 0.5 to about 10 microns or a combination thereof..
| Preservative mixtures and polymer solutions stabilized therewith|
Aqueous polymer solutions are described which have been stabilized with a preservative mixture of 0.01 to 0.2% by weight of ethylhexylglycerol, 0.001 to 0.01% by weight of 2-methylisothiazolinone and 0.05 to 0.5% by weight of phenoxyethanol. The stabilized polymer solutions are suitable for cosmetic preparations, such as skincare and hair care compositions, products of decorative cosmetics and cosmetic cleaning products..
| Solid cosmetic makeup and/or care composition|
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition for making up and/or caring for keratin materials, in the form of an oil-in-water solid emulsion, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium: —from 4.0% to 8.0% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one fatty alcohol, —from 1.0% to 3.0% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one solid linear ester, —from 2.5% to 6.0% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of at least one non-ethoxylated glyceryl stearate, and —from 0.25% to 0.50% by weight, relative to the total weight of the composition, of sodium polyacrylate.. .
| Cosmetic material applying container|
The present invention provides a cosmetic material applying container that provides comfortable use feeling and facilitates drawing a narrow line. A cosmetic material applying container includes a leading end portion which discharges a cosmetic material and is formed of a soft material.
| Modifying visual perception|
Various embodiments directed to modifying and enhancing visual perception are disclosed. One embodiment is directed to a camera which includes a lens system for capturing images and a lighting system providing key light above the lens system and providing fill light below the lens system.
| Recessed container closure and method of increasing advertising space on a container using a recessed container closure|
The present invention relates to maximizing advertising space on product packaging. Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method of increasing advertising space on various product packaging by increasing the graphic space on and apparent volume of the packaging, such as those used for cosmetics and toiletries.
| Container, particularly a tub for cosmetic product and method for manufacturing same|
The invention relates to a container (1), such as a tub (5) for a cosmetic product, including: a base (10); a cover (20) which is arranged so as to be closed on the base (10); and a deformable pad (30) arranged between the base (10) and the cover (20), said pad (30) including a shell (33) and a seal (40) forming a sealed enclosure, as well as a fluid (36) contained in the shell, the pad (30) being arranged so as to apply a load onto the base (10) via the seal (40) when the cover (20) is closed on the base (10).. .
| Wax compositions and methods of preparing wax compositions|
Described are morphology stable wax compositions comprising the (trans)esterification product of a wax-forming composition comprising: (a) a triglyceride stock, a fatty acid stock, or a mixture thereof; and (b) a glycerol-based composition comprising glycerol, polyglycerol, or a mixture thereof. Methods of making the waxes are also described.
|Method and apparatus for self-dosing and self-administering pharmaceutical compositions|
A method for self-dosing and self-administering a pharmaceutical or a cosmetic composition is provided. The method utilizes a three-dimensional dispensing device configured for receiving the composition.
|Location and deactivation of muscles|
Methods and devices for treatment to at least interfere with the function of a muscle are described herein. These methods and devices may have application in cosmetic and plastic surgery, dermatology, suppression of tension and/or migraine-type headaches, pain management, one particular application of the subject matter deals primarily with reducing wrinkles caused by ongoing muscular activation.
|Novel biosurfactant produced by aureobasidium pullulans|
Active ingredients of the biosurfactant may be used for various purposes, for example, for producing a composition for washing and cleaning agents. Furthermore, they can be used in a variety of industrial fields where chemically synthesized surfactants are used such as medicines, foods, cosmetics, onshore and offshore oil decontamination, degradation of oil and fat in treatment tanks, and the like where chemically synthesized surfactants are used..
|Hexagonal prism-shaped zinc oxide particles, method for production of the same, and cosmetic, heat releasing filler, heat releasing resin composition, heat releasing grease, and heat releasing coating composition comprising the same|
It is an object of the present invention to provide hexagonal prism-shaped zinc oxide particles which have a specific particle diameter and a specific aspect ratio, and high ultraviolet blocking performance and transparency, and therefore can be suitably used as a cosmetic and a heat releasing material. Provided are hexagonal prism-shaped zinc oxide particles having a primary particle diameter of 0.1 μm or more and less than 0.5 μm and an aspect ratio of less than 2.5..
|Use of highly-branched polycarbonates in cosmetic and dermatological formulations|
The present invention relates to compositions which comprise highly-branched polycarbonates, to the use of these highly-branched polycarbonates in cosmetics and dermatology and to substituted highly-branched polycarbonates.. .
|Cosmetic composition comprising 4-(3-ethoxy-4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone and a lipophilic solvent|
The invention relates to a composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable oily medium, 4-(3-ethoxy-4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone and a solvent with solubility parameters in the hansen solubility space such that 4.5<δa<7 and 14<δd<22. Use for caring for, making up and cleansing keratin materials..
|Cosmetic composition comprising 4-(3-ethoxy-4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone|
The invention relates to a composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable aqueous medium, 4-(3-ethoxy-4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone and a solvent with solubility parameters in the hansen solubility space such that 4.5<δ, <30 and 15<δd<22. Use for caring for, making up and cleansing keratin materials..
|Yeast cell for the production of terpenes and uses thereof|
The present invention relates to a yeast cell, wherein said cell comprises a functional gene coding for soluble hydroxymethylglutaryl-coenzyme-a (hmg-coa) reductase; one or more gene(s) coding for steryl acyltransferase(s) in said cell are defective or deleted; and said cell is prototrophic for at least histidine, leucine or uracil. Moreover, the present invention relates to the use of said cell for the production of one or more terpene(s).
|Lipotheichoic acid from lactic acid bacteria and its use to modulate immune responses mediated by gram-negative bacteria, potential pathogenic gram-positive bacteria|
The invention relates to a composition for modulating the immune responses induced by gram negative bacteria, potential pathogenic gram positive bacteria and/or their derivatives, comprising lipoteichoic acid from lactic acid bacteria as an active ingredient. It also relates to the use of a lipoteichoic acid from lactic acid bacteria as an active ingredient and/or lactic acid bacteria producing it and/or its supernatant of culture, in the manufacture of a medicament, an oral or topical product for cosmetic, dermatological or opthalmological applications, a food or petfood composition for modulating bacterial colonisaion, immune responses and decreasing the inflammatory processes, associated with bacterially mediated disease and infection in the gastrointestinal tract, bone, skin, eye, ear, lung and rectal cavity.
|Cosmetic composition for skin whitening comprising small molecule-peptide conjugate|
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition for skin whitening comprising a small molecule-peptide conjugate. More specifically, it concerns the cosmetic composition for skin whitening comprising caffeic acid-lg-nh2 or coumaric acid-lg-nh2 as an active ingredient, which inhibits tyrosinase activity and melanin production, thereby showing an excellent skin whitening effect, and having no side effects to the skin by using a peptide component..
|Cosmetic composition comprising chrysophanol as active ingredient for skin whitening|
A novel use of chrysophanol for skin whitening is provided, in which chrysophanol is included in a cosmetic composition as an effective ingredient for skin whitening. The chrysophanol compound has excellent stability and can also effectively inhibit melanin production via mechanism of inhibiting expression and activity of tyrosinase..
|Use of a 2-methylsuccinic acid diester derivative as solvent in cosmetic compositions; cosmetic compositions containing the same|
The present invention relates to the use of at least one 2-methylsuccinic acid diester derivative of formula (i), in a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one liquid fatty phase and at least one lipophilic active agent, for dissolving the said active agent in the said liquid fatty phase and/or for improving the solubility of the said active agent in the said solid fatty phase. The present invention relates especially to a composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one liquid fatty phase, characterized in that it contains at least one 2-methylsuccinic acid ester derivative of formula (i) and at least one lipophilic active agent..
|Device for applying a composition to keratinous fibers|
A device for applying a cosmetic composition to keratinous fibers, for example the hair, the eyelashes, or the eyebrows, the device including: a support; and teeth that extend from the support; at least one tooth, or at least half of the teeth, including a longitudinal through slot that extends over a major fraction of the length of the tooth, the slot not opening out at a free end of the tooth, remote from the support.. .
|In-line particle discrimination for cosmetic inspection|
A method for in-line cosmetic inspection of at least a portion of a surface of a product includes identifying if at least one blemish exists on the portion of the surface, disturbing the portion of the surface based on the identifying, and determining if the at least one blemish is immobile based on the disturbing.. .
|Inflatable multi-chambered devices and methods of treatment using the same|
Inflatable multi-chambered devices are provided for repairing or replacing spinal discs and distracting neighboring vertebral elements. Also included are cushioning devices that may be used in a joint replacement device cushioning system.
|Novel ni complex and its derivatives, producing method, and the use thereof as an antioxidant|
The nickel complexes and their derivatives of the invention act as anti-oxidants or free radical scavengers. The invented nickel complexes can be used in the preparation of medicines, health foods or cosmetics for human, animals and plants, or can be used in environmental or soil protection..
|Compositions and methods for treating myotonic dystrophy type 1|
Wherein x is selected from the group consisting of o, n, c, or s, y is a homo- or heteroatomic 5-membered ring comprising one or more atoms selected from the group consisting of n, o, s, and c, z is an optionally substituted aryl group or optionally substituted heteroaryl, including but not limited to halogenated benzenes, pyridines, substituted benzene, substituted pyridine, r2=hydroxy, acyl, alkoxyl, esters, ethers, cyclic ethers, and lactones, r3=h, alkyl, an optionally substituted alkyl, aliphatic ether, ester, cyclic unsaturated and aromatic ring groups, and r1, r4 and r5 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, and alkoxyl or a pharmaceutically or cosmetically acceptable salt, solvate, or hydrate thereof.. .
|Hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particles, method for production of the same, and cosmetic, heat releasing filler, heat releasing resin composition, heat releasing grease, and heat releasing coating composition comprising the same|
An object of the present invention is to provide hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particles which can be used as a cosmetic raw material, a heat releasing filler and the like, a method for production of the same, and a cosmetic, a heat releasing filler, a heat releasing resin composition, a heat releasing grease and a heat releasing coating composition each comprising the same. Provided are hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particles having hexagonal-shaped surfaces, wherein the primary particle diameter is 0.01 μm or more and the aspect ratio is 2.5 or more, and 50% or more of 250 particles in a transmission electron microscope photograph satisfy both the requirements (1) the particle has a hexagonal-shaped surface; and (2) dmin/dmax≧0.3, where dmax: a length of the largest diagonal line of three diagonal lines of the hexagonal-shaped surface of the hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particle; and dmin: a length of the smallest diagonal line of three diagonal lines of the hexagonal-shaped surface of the hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particle..
|Powdery cosmetic composition|
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising a pulverulent phase comprising at least one composite powder including titanium dioxide and magnesium oxide. The cosmetic composition according to the present invention is at least comparable in terms of cosmetic effects with conventional cosmetic compositions comprising a conventional composite powder including titanium dioxide and zinc oxide.
|Cosmetic process for treating human body odor using a 4-(3-ethoxy-4-hydroxyphenyl)alkyl ketone or 2-ethoxy-4-hydroxyalkylphenol compound|
The invention also relates to the cosmetic use of at least one compound of formula (i), as a deodorant active agent.. .
|Heterocyclic resorcinol derivatives, preparation of same and cosmetic uses thereof|
R2 is an optionally substituted nitrogen, sulfur or oxygen containing heteroaromatic ring.. .
|Cosmetic composition comprising a cucurbic acid compound and a blend of sulfonic and acrylic polymers|
Use for caring for and making up keratin materials.. .
The pump chamber is delimited at least in sections by a wall which is flexible in shape, wherein the exterior surface of the wall forms the actuating handle.. .
An applicator includes a squeezer for pushing out a content liquid to an applicator part, and the shape of a content liquid delivering port of the applicator part is formed to be oval or rectangular while the minor axis and major axis on the delivery port side are specified to be 0.5 to 2 mm and 2 to 8 mm, respectively. In this applicator, large-sized particles can be delivered by enlargement of the bore inside the applicator part.
|Cosmetic raw material capsule for separating and accommodating cosmetic raw materials, and apparatus for producing cosmetics using the capsule|
The present invention relates to a cosmetic raw material capsule for separating and accommodating cosmetic raw materials, including: an accommodating portion (110) for accommodating at least two cosmetic raw materials; a protective film (120) arranged on the accommodating portion (110) so as to cover and seal the accommodating portion (110); and a separation film (130) arranged on the accommodating portion (110) so as to separate at least two cosmetic raw materials. Thus, cosmetic raw materials required for producing cosmetics can be contained in a single container so as to enable the simple production of cosmetics..
A disposable container for a cosmetics preparation or the like has a generally cylindrical body defining a reservoir for retaining the contents of the container, a base and a cap. The base has a bottom surface.
|Cosmetic color applicator and method for using same|
A cosmetic applicator for highlighting or imparting color to a user's hair includes upper and lower halves attached together by a hinge. Each half includes a rigid outer cap and a flexible connector surrounding and connecting the outer cap to a perimeter of the respective half.
|Multi-unit cosmetic applicator|
A multi-unit cosmetic applicator comprising: a housing body, a first cosmetic unit housed in the housing body, a second cosmetic unit housed in the housing body, an opening in the housing, wherein each cosmetic unit has a means for being independently movable relative to each other from a stored position to an advanced position and back to its stored position. The means may include a ratchet assembly, a squeeze assembly, or a dual twist assembly..
|Method for treating non-acneic oily skin|
The present invention relates to a method for cosmetic treatment of non-acneic oily skin, comprising the step consisting in: exposing said non-acneic oily skin to a first quasi-monochromatic light of artificial origin having a dominant wavelength peak between 300 and 700 nm, better still between 400 and 650 nm, even better still between 560 and 620 nm.. .