|| List of recent Cosmetic-related patents
|Methods and devices for treating tissue|
The invention provides a system and method for achieving the cosmetically beneficial effects of shrinking collagen tissue in the dermis or other areas of tissue in an effective, non-invasive manner using an array of electrodes. Systems described herein allow for improved treatment of tissue.
|Series of drugs using photofrin to catalyze decomposition of hydrogen peroxide|
The present invention relates to a series of new drugs which refer to chemical series capable of catalyzing the decomposition of h2o2 to generate singlet oxygen (1o2). The drugs relate to therapeutic mechanisms, different from traditional photodynamic therapy, in which the specific affinity of photofrin to focus, such as tumors, vascular plaques and skin diseases is utilized.
[solution] the present invention is an oily cosmetic and an oily cosmetic product. The oily cosmetic is filled and stored in a filling extrusion container, which is used by extruding a filling from a filling storage portion to the tip of ejection portion.
|Novel benzenesulfonamide compounds, method for synthesizing same, and use thereof in medicine as well as in cosmetics|
Benzenesulfonamide compounds having a structure of formula (i) are described. Also described, are methods for synthesizing the compounds and to the use thereof in pharmaceutical compositions for human or veterinary medicine and in cosmetic compositions..
|Compositions containing adenosine or an adenosine analogue and hydrotropes for cosmetic use|
The present invention provides aqueous compositions comprising (a) at least one compound selected from the group consisting of adenosine and adenosine analogues, and (b) at least one hydrotrope in an amount effective to solubilize said at least one compound (a) in water, for cosmetic uses.. .
|Compositions containing phenolic compounds and hydrotropes for cosmetic use|
Aqueous compositions comprising (a) at least one phenolic compound and (b) at least one hydrotrope in an amount effective to solubilize said at least one phenolic compound in water are provided for cosmetic and other uses.. .
|Cosmetic compositions for increasing bioavailability of active compounds|
Aqueous compositions comprising a) at least one active compound and b) at least one hydrotrope in an amount effective to increase transdermal penetration of the active compound, and methods for increasing bioavailability of active compounds are provided.. .
|Cosmetic compositions containing at least one flavonoid and ferulic acid|
The invention provides synergistic aqueous compositions comprising at least one flavonoid, and ferulic acid, and optionally one or more additional antioxidants, for cosmetic use.. .
|Aseptic embodiment and process for aseptic preparation and storage of drugs and cosmetics in aseptic contained environment|
The aseptic embodiment is an invention which will store, allow mixing and preparation of aseptic products, and permit storage of the mixed or prepared product in an aseptic environment until administered to a patient or customer. The aseptic embodiment is portable and can be easily relocated when needed.
|Aryl/alkyl succinic anhydride hyaluronan derivatives|
The present invention relates to the modification of hyaluronic acid (ha) with aryl/alkyl succinic anhydrides (asa) to produce aryl/alkyl succinic anhydride ha derivatives, to the derivatives as such, and to their applications and uses, particularly in the cosmetic and biomedical industries. The asa-ha derivatives are expected to have interesting properties that can be used for advanced formulation (bind stronger to the skin compared to non-modified ha), possibly also in delivery systems for actives or drugs by encapsulation (nano/micro capsules) or formation of nano/micro spheres.
|Novel useful active agent for preventing and/or treating dandruff conditions of the scalp|
The present invention relates to the cosmetic use of a lysate of a bacterium or bacteria belonging to the vitreoscilla sp. Genus (in particular the species: vitreoscilla filiformis) in a complete fermentation medium, as an active agent for preventing and/or treating dandruff conditions of the scalp, including dandruff conditions of the scalp associated with a prevalence of pathogenic microorganisms on the scalp and/or an imbalance of the scalp ecoflora..
|Natural ester, wax or oil treated pigment, process for production thereof, and cosmetic made therewith|
The present invention provides compositions for natural cosmetic products and, more particularly, to natural ester, wax or oil treated pigments, the products of such treated pigments and cosmetic products incorporating pigments treated with natural ingredients.. .
|Cosmetic compositions comprising wax dispersions and thermoreversible gelling polymers|
The disclosure relates to compositions comprising at least one film former, at least one wax dispersion, and at least one thermoreversible gelling polymer. The disclosure further relates to methods of increasing the volume of keratinous fibers, and methods of improving the ease of removability of compositions..
|Cross-linked polysaccharide composition|
A process for making cross-linked polysaccharide gels, particularly cross-linked hyaluronic acid gels, under basic conditions. The resulting gels possess improved degradation characteristics, and are useful in a variety of medical and cosmetic applications..
|Cosmetic polyurethaneurea copolymer composition|
The present invention relates to a cosmetic polyurethaneurea copolymer composition comprising a solvent, a polyurethaneurea and a copolymer, said polyurethaneurea being obtainable by reacting a single polyisocyanate component containing at least 75 mol % of ipdi, at least one polymeric polyol component, at least one hydrophilizing component and a single diamine component containing at least 75 mol % of ipda, and said copolymer being obtainable by reaction of at least one monomer including acrylate groups with at least one further monomer. The invention further provides for the use of the cosmetic composition in cosmetics and a method for shaping hairstyles using the cosmetic composition..
|Cosmetic compositions comprising wax dispersions|
The disclosure relates to compositions comprising at least one film former and at least one wax dispersion. The disclosure further relates to methods of improving the ease of removability of compositions..
|Use of charged surfactants for reducing textile staining by antiperspirants|
Disclosed is cosmetic or dermatological preparation which comprises one or more antiperspirant substances and one or more cationic surfactants.. .
|Solid cosmetic for lips|
(d) 4 to 12 mass % of wax.. .
|Family of aryl, heteroaryl, o-aryl and o-heteroaryl carbasugars|
The present invention relates to a compound of the following formula (i): as well as its process of preparation, pharmaceutical and cosmetics composition comprising it and use thereof, notably as an inhibitor of the sodium-dependent glucose co-transporter, such as sglt1, sglt2 and sglt3, in particular in the treatment or prevention of diabetes, and more particularly type-ii diabetes, diabetes-related complications, such as arthritis of the lower extremities, cardiac infarction, renal insufficiency, neuropathy or blindness, hyperglycemia, hyperinsulinemia, obesity, hypertriglyceridemia, x syndrome and arteriosclerosis, as well as for its use as an anticancer, anti-infective, anti-viral, anti-thrombotic or anti-inflammatory drug, or for lightening, bleaching, depigmenting the skin, removing blemishes from the skin, particularly age spots and freckles, or preventing pigmentation of the skin.. .
|Block polymer including isobutyl acrylate and acrylic acid, cosmetic composition and treatment method|
The present invention relates to a diblock or triblock polymer of ab, aba or bab structure, comprising at least one block a which comprises isobutyl acrylate and acrylic acid. The invention also relates to a cosmetic composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one such polymer, and also to a treatment process using it..
|Novel aryl c-xyloside compounds, and cosmetic use|
The invention also relates to the salts thereof, to the optical isomers thereof, to the cosmetic and pharmaceutical compositions containing same, and to the use thereof to prevent and cosmetically treat the signs of aging on the skin.. .
|Lipstick and other cosmetics and method of making|
Inventive subject matter disclosed herein relates to a lipstick. The lipstick includes a colorant paste comprising one or more dry pigments and fractionated coconut oil; a coconut gel comprising vegetable oil, cocos nucifera oil, a styrene/butadiene copolymer and polyethylene; and polyethylene, caprylyl glycol, and a mixture of acacia decurrens/jojoba/sunflower seed wax/polyglyceryl 3-ester in concentrations effective for ensuring coconut gel and fractionated coconut oil are melted and homogeneous..
|Cosmetics retrieval and applicator tool with non-porous tip apparatus|
The present application discloses a cosmetic device for accessing residual liquid and gel like cosmetics in hard to reach containers and applying the cosmetics. Specifically, the device is a stand-alone lip gloss wand with a long flexible stem capable of reaching every spot in a tube of lip gloss and retrieving hard to reach residual lip gloss and a specially designed flame shaped applicator tip for applying both thin and broad strokes of the retrieved lip gloss.
|Electronic eyeglass frame|
The present invention generally relates to integrating electronic components into an electro-active frame for driving electro-active focusing lenses. This is accomplished in a cosmetically pleasing manner that allows a platform of frame systems to be built from a single electronic module.
|Pumping-type cosmetic container|
A pumping-type cosmetic container is characterized by an elastic discharging portion being formed on the top of a pumping member and opened by the pressure of contents of the container, and a sealing shaft being coupled to the elastic discharging portion such that sealing is enabled without the use of a separate check valve and air is prevented from entering into a bellows.. .
|Hair styling compositions containing aqueous wax dispersions|
The present invention is directed to a hair styling composition and methods of using the composition, wherein the composition comprises: (a) an aqueous dispersion containing: (i) at least one solid wax particle having a particle size ranging from equal to or greater than 1 micron to about 100 microns and comprising at least one wax having a melting point of greater than 35° c.; (ii) a surfactant mixture comprising at least one nonionic surfactant and at least one ionic surfactant; and (iii) water; and (b) at least one cosmetically acceptable carrier.. .
|Technology for the preparation of microparticles|
Microspheres are produced by contacting a solution of a macromolecule or small molecule in a solvent with an antisolvent and a counterion, and chilling the solution. The microspheres are useful for preparing pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, cosmetic products and the like of defined dimensions..
|Delivery of functional ingredients|
A primary composition comprising all essential nutrients of a fruit or a plant material, which has an increased stability, bio-availability and miscibility, and a process of forming same are provided. An oral composition containing the primary composition in a foodstuff, food supplement, cosmetic preparation or a pharmaceutical preparation is also provided..
|Methods of therapeutic treatment of eyes|
Provided are electrokinetically-altered aqueous fluids (e.g., gas-enriched electrokinetic fluids) comprising an ionic aqueous solution of charge-stabilized oxygen-containing nanostructures in an amount sufficient to provide modulation of at least one of cellular membrane potential and cellular membrane conductivity, and therapeutic compositions and methods for use in treating an irritation, infection or inflammatory eye condition, comprising administering to, by contacting the eye of a subject in need thereof a therapeutically effective amount of an electrokinetically-altered aqueous fluid. The electrokinetically-altered fluids or therapeutic compositions and methods include electrokinetically-altered ioinic aqueous fluids optionally in combination with other therapeutic agents.
|Iron oxide containing effect pigments, their manufacture and their use|
An iron oxide containing effect pigment, and methods for producing and using the same are discussed. The iron oxide containing effect pigment may include an iron oxide coating in direct contact with a particulate substrate, which may have high levels of hematite, magnetite, or maghemite; and low amounts of toxic metals.
The embodiment described herein are related nanoemulsions comprising botulinum toxins. In one embodiment, the nanoemulsions are prepared by high pressure microfluidization and comprise a particle size distribution exclusively between 10 and 300 nm.
|Lightweight styling agents|
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.
|Extracts of darlingtonia californica|
The present invention relates to an extract from plant parts of darlingtonia californica, to a process for the preparation thereof, to the use of the extract in cosmetic or dermatological preparations and as self-tanning agent, and to preparations comprising an extract from plant parts of darlingtonia californica and the preparation thereof.. .
|Cosmetic and pharmaceutical compositions and methods using 2-decarboxy-2-phosphinico derivatives|
A method for treating hair loss in mammals uses compositions containing 2-decarboxy-2-phosphinico prostaglandin derivatives. The compositions can be applied topically to the skin.
|Time-temperature indicator system|
The present invention relates to a time-temperature indicator system useful for monitoring the time and temperature exposure of foods, nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, chemicals and other products. The system provides improved time-temperature sensitivity and a response which better reflects that of the reactions leading to quality loss of the monitored product.
|Makeup brush cleaner and sanitizer|
The present invention generally relates to a makeup brush cleaner and sanitizer. Specifically, embodiments of the present invention relate to an apparatus configured to hold multiple cosmetics or other makeup type brushes in specifically designed retention means such that only the brush tips/bristles of the brushes are subject to the sanitation area of the apparatus.
|Automated customized cosmetic dispenser|
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for the creation and dispensing of a custom formulation within a package at a retail point of sale. In one aspect, the invention includes an automated dispensing apparatus including at least a two-axis robot arm.
|Image guided high intensity focused ultrasound treatment of nerves|
A method for using high intensity focused ultrasound (hifu) to treat neurological structures to achieve a desired therapeutic effect. Depending on the dosage of hifu applied, it can have a reversible or irreversible effect on neural structures.
|Preservative system for cosmetic formulations- compositions and methods thereof|
The present invention relates to preservation of cosmetic formulations. More specifically, the present invention relates to a preservative composition for cosmetic formulations comprising thymol, monolaurin and magnolol obtained from supercritical fluid extracts of magnolia officinalis..
|Cosmetic particles that transform from hard to soft particles comprising hydrogenated long-chain triglyceride oils|
Cosmetic particle compositions are provided which are adapted to form hard cosmetic particles that transform to soft cosmetic particles after their incorporation into topical formulations, particularly surfactant-based topical formulations. The composition includes one or more partially or fully hydrogenated triglyceride oils, at least 50% of which have at least 15% by weight fatty acid moieties with carbon chain lengths of c18 or higher.
|Dermal filler hydrogels with vitamin a/cyclodextrin inclusion complexes|
Compositions, such as hydrogel compositions, that include a hyaluronic acid, a vitamin a, and a cyclodextrin may be used as medical or cosmetic fillers, implants, or creams. For example, the compositions may be used as dermal fillers..
|Compounds and extracts from gnetum africanum and anti-inflammatory activity related thereto|
The invention relates to extracts and compositions from gnetum africanum and methods for obtaining the extracts, wherein the extracts comprise resveratrol and have anti-inflammatory activity. Methods of using the extracts for the prevention and/or treatment of inflammatory diseases, and compositions which comprise the extracts including cosmetic compositions are also encompassed..
|Decubitus treatment system|
The present invention includes compositions and methods for cleaning, treating, protection and resolution of decubitus ulcers comprising: a first composition comprising a wound cleaning solution comprising aloe vera gel comprising at least 5,000 mps, a balanced salt solution; and a second composition comprising a wound healing gel comprising aloe vera gel comprising at least 10,000 mps, a thickening agent, and one or more preservatives and, optionally, a third composition comprising a moisture barrier cream comprising a vegetable-based emulsifier, a cosmetic ester for dry skin that has low occlusivity, an ester-based emollient that is oxidation stable and has low occlusivity; a beeswax; a hydrogenated oil, glycerin, a buffering agent, aloe vera gel comprising at least 2,000 mps and water.. .
|Shine-producing hair-styling product with a strong hold, providing hair with a pleasant feel|
Agents for treating keratin-containing fibers, in particular human hair, containing, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: at least one anionic setting copolymer encompassing 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), in which r1 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group, r2 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group, r3 denotes a branched (c1 to c20) alkyl group, a branched (c2 to c6) hydroxyalkyl group, or a *-(ch2ch2o)n—r6 group where r6=branched (c1 to c20) alkyl and n=1 to 30, r4 and r5 denote a hydrogen atom, or one of the two residues denotes a hydrogen atom and the other a methyl group, are suitable for temporary reshaping of hair and for imparting shine, in particular as an aerosol hair spray or aerosol hair foam.. .
|Styling agents with an interesting texture|
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.
|Styling agents having maximum hold|
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.
|Use of charged surfactants for reducing textile staining by antiperspirants|
Disclosed is cosmetic or dermatological preparation which is present as an aerosol spray and comprises one or more antiperspirant substances and one or more cationic surfactants.. .
|Use of charged surfactants for reducing textile staining by antiperspirants|
Disclosed is a method of reducing or avoiding staining in or on clothing caused by a cosmetic or dermatological preparation comprising one or more antiperspirant substances and/or of improving the ability of stains in or on clothing which are caused at least in part by said preparation to be washed out from the clothing. The method comprises including in the preparation one or more cationic surfactants..
(b2) 0 to 45 mass % of a pentaerythritol ester.. .
|Solid cosmetic composition in compact powder form|
The present invention relates to a solid cosmetic composition in the form of a compact powder, comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least: —a pulverulent phase in an amount of greater than or equal to 35% by weight relative to the total weight of the composition, —a liquid fatty phase comprising at least one non-volatile oil, and—at least one amorphous hydrocarbon-based block copolymer. The present invention also relates to a process for coating the face, and in particular the eyelids, with the said cosmetic composition..
Methods to to enhance solubility of butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane and/or bis-ethylhexyloxyphenol methoxyphenyl triazine in a cosmetic oil suitable as a solvent for butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane and/or bis-ethylhexyloxyphenol methoxyphenyl triazine are provided which include incorporating a solubility enhancing effective amount of a polyglycerol based uv filter in such cosmetic oil.. .
|Packaging device having an adjustable magnetic closure system|
A packaging device having a magnetic closure system establishing a particular angular orientation between two elements of the device. The packaging device for a cosmetic product comprises a container to house the product.