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Topical Sun Or Radiation Screening, Or Tanning Preparations

Topical Sun Or Radiation Screening, Or Tanning Preparations patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

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Customizable topical skin care product with variable product to ingredient ratio
12/25/14 - 20140377196 - 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....

Compositions containing isosorbide monoester and alcohols that contain at least one aromatic group
11/27/14 - 20140348763 - The compositions are distinguished in particular by an advantageous antimicrobial activity....

Methods of blocking ultraviolet radiation and promoting skin growth using terpenes and terpenoids
11/27/14 - 20140348764 - The present invention provides methods of treating humans and animals with terpenes and terpenoids in order to rejuvenate the skin and increase the protective layer against irradiation by ultraviolet radiation (UVR). More specifically it provides terpenes and terpenoids as ingredients that work as persistent UVR blockers. Terpenes and terpenoid compounds...

Water-in-oil emulsified skin cosmetic
11/27/14 - 20140348765 - The object of the present invention is to provide a water-in-oil emulsified skin cosmetic containing the aforementioned powder (e) wherein powdery squeakiness over time after application on the skin is suppressed and at the same time absorption into the skin at the time of application and the absence of stickiness...

Bioactive compositons having skin anti aging activity
11/27/14 - 20140348766 - The present invention relates to bioactive compositions comprising blends of camellia and feverfew serum fractions and/or kelp and parsley serum fractions....

Amphoteric ion-type basic amino acid derivative
11/27/14 - 20140348767 - wherein each substituent is as defined in DESCRIPTION, or a salt thereof....

Associative thickeners based on hyperbranched polymers
11/20/14 - 20140341822 - The present invention relates to associative polyurethane thickeners which comprise hyperbranched polymers in polymerized-in form, to the preparation of these thickeners, and to the use thereof, particularly in cosmetic preparations....

Modular emulsion-based product differentiation
11/13/14 - 20140335030 - A micro-scale heterogeneous emulsion is provided. In some examples, the micro-scale heterogeneous emulsion can include at least two internal phases and an external phase. A method of producing a micro-scale heterogeneous emulsion is also disclosed herein. A method of providing a stable, custom cosmetic composition is also disclosed herein....

Liquid solution comprising peba
11/13/14 - 20140335031 - A liquid composition including between 1 and 15 parts by weight of PEBA to 100 parts by weight of solvent, wherein: said solvent includes between 1 and 49% by volume of alcohol low in C1 to C4 and between 51 and 99% by volume of a cosolvent miscible with alcohol,...

Oil-in-water skin care composition
11/06/14 - 20140328774 - An oil-in-water emulsion skin care composition comprising from about 3% to about 25%, by weight of the composition, of a hydrocarbon oil or a mixture thereof, from about 2% to about 15%, by weight of the composition, of silicone particles or a mixture thereof, from about 0.1% to about 5%,...

Cosmetic compositions and methods for inhibiting melanin synthesis
11/06/14 - 20140328775 - A cosmetic composition suitable for topical application, for example, is provided. In some examples, the cosmetic composition may include batyl alcohol, undecylenoyl phenylalanine, hexyldecanol, and bisabolol. A method of reducing the synthesis of melanin by using the cosmetic compositions is also disclosed herein....

Film forming personal care compositions and methods
11/06/14 - 20140328776 - Compositions, kits and methods of preparing a biocompatible film for cosmetic or medical uses are disclosed. The compositions or kits contain polyvinyl acetal (PVA), siloxane and a solvent. The siloxane can have a hydrophilic group. Once the solvent content is reduced, for instance, by evaporation, the mixture of PVA and...

Oil compositions and methods for increasing hair growth and/or preventing hair loss
10/30/14 - 20140322148 - Described herein are topical oil-based formulations that find use in the treatment of alopecia, i.e., hair loss, and in the promotion of hair growth....

Topical composition
10/16/14 - 20140308220 - The present invention relates to the use of a phosphate ester emulsifier for reducing the cloth staining tendency of at least one UV filter substance selected from the group consisting of a triazine derivative, an amino substituted hydroxybenzophenone and/or a benzotriazol derivative. Furthermore, the invention relates to topical compositions comprising...

Porous and/or hollow material containing uv attenuating nanoparticles, method of production and use
10/16/14 - 20140308221 - The present invention provides UV attenuating nanoparticles entrapped in porous particulates that are coated with a wax material. The porous particulates also include a fatty acid applied to the wax coating. Also provided is a method of producing a powder comprised of UV attenuating nanoparticles entrapped in porous particulates coated...

Composition containing extract of venus flytrap for cosmetic treatment
10/16/14 - 20140308222 - The present invention relates to an extract of Dionaea muscipula and a composition comprising such an extract for cosmetic treatment of the skin and skin appendages such as sebaceous glands, hair and nails especially skin changes due to accelerated or chronological aging e.g. wrinkles loss of firmness and elasticity, and...

Cosmetic composition for increasing hyaluronic acid synthesis in skin and its use for repairing wrinkles
10/09/14 - 20140301960 - The present invention relates to a skin composition which has an excellent effect on smoothing or repairing wrinkles. The composition comprises Palmitoyl Tripeptide-38 (Palmitoyl-Lysyl-Dioxymethionyl-Lysine) and Piper nigrum (Pepper) seed Extract which combination has been found to result in a synergistic effect on hyaluronan synthase 1 (HAS1) mRNA expression in human...

Compounds with anti-aging activities
10/09/14 - 20140301961 - Non-therapeutic cosmetic or dermatological use of at least one of a compound selected from the group consisting of: gibberellic acids, naringenins, N-acetylaspartic acids, β-aescin, arachadonic acid, quercetin, vitexin and docosahexaenoic acid (ethyl ester). Suitably, the use is in the treatment of, and/or prevention of, at least one sign of skin...

Cosmetic and/or dermatological composition containing a merocyanine derivative comprising specific polar groups consisting of hydroxyl- and ether-functionalities
10/02/14 - 20140294743 - The present invention relates to a cosmetic and/or dermatological composition comprising in a physiologically acceptable medium at least one merocyanine derivative of formula (1) or (2) and/or its E,E-, E,Z- or Z,Z-geometrical isomer forms: comprising specific polar groups consisting of hydroxyl- and ether-functionalities. Another object of the present invention relates...

Delivery system having stabilized ascorbic acid and other actives
09/25/14 - 20140286882 - The present invention provides for a formulation manufactured by a process comprising: admixing at least one elastomer with a first dispersant to form a gel; admixing a second dispersant with the gel; and admixing at least one active, such as ascorbic acid, with the gel to form a delivery system...

Delivery system having stabilized ascorbic acid and other actives
09/25/14 - 20140286883 - The present invention provides for a formulation manufactured by a process comprising: admixing at least one elastomer with a first dispersant to form a gel; admixing a second dispersant with the gel; and admixing at least one active, such as ascorbic acid, with the gel to form a delivery system...

Composition using cross-linked hyaluronic acid for topical cosmetic and therapeutic applications
09/25/14 - 20140286884 - Disclosed are compositions comprising crosslinked hyaluronic acid gels, preferably vinyl sulfone cross-linked hyaluronic acid known as hylan B gel, for use in topical cosmetic and dermatological formulations. The hylan B gel in these formulations provides prolonged delivery of incorporated substances to the surface of the skin, to provide a hydrated...

Peptide-based compounds as inhibitors of neurotransmitter secretion
09/25/14 - 20140286885 - The present disclosure is directed to peptide-based compounds, their derivatives, pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates and hydrates thereof. The compounds and compositions of the present disclosure may inhibit neurotransmitter release and muscle contraction as a treatment for wrinkles. The compounds of the disclosure may be used for pathological neuronal exocytosis-mediated cosmetic...

Topical with static photobiological functionality
09/18/14 - 20140271503 - Compositions and methods thereof, for preventing or minimizing skin penetration and that promote surface-layer fixation of dermatological molecules in a human body are disclosed. The molecules of the present invention and compositions containing said molecules comprise a tissue-reactive part, an amphiphilic part, a light-functional part and optionally a detachment mechanism...

Composition and method of producing personal care compositions with improved deposition properties
09/18/14 - 20140271504 - The presently disclosed and/or claimed inventive concept(s) relates generally to the use of nonionic hydrophobically modified polysaccharides in personal care and household care compositions. More specifically, but not by way of limitation, the presently disclosed and/or claimed inventive concept(s) relates to the use of hydrophobically-modified cellulose ethers, such as hydrophobically-modified...

Methods for improving skin appearance
09/18/14 - 20140271505 - This disclosure concerns method for improving the appearance of skin. The methods includes various steps such as applying a cleanser to an area of skin to cleanse said area of skin; applying an exfoliating treatment to said area of skin; applying a first treatment composition to said area of skin...

Cosmetic compositions and methods for inhibiting melanin synthesis
09/18/14 - 20140271506 - A cosmetic composition suitable for topical application, for example, is provided. In some examples, the cosmetic composition may include undecylenoyl phenylalanine, hexyldecanol, and bisabolol. A method of reducing the synthesis of melanin by using said cosmetic compositions is also disclosed herein....

Skin compositions and uses
09/18/14 - 20140271507 - The present invention provides a skin care composition for maintaining or improving the healthy appearance of the skin of an individual and/or rejuvenate the skin of an individual. A skin care composition comprises active ingredients, including, without limitation, growth factors, anti-oxidants, curcuminoids, oils and/or red rice extracts. Among the growth...

Cosmetic compositions
09/11/14 - 20140255320 - The present invention relates to a composition for topical application comprising at least a benzotriazol derivative and vitamin E or a derivative thereof. Furthermore, the invention relates to compositions that prevent staining of clothes....

Active sunscreen composition
09/11/14 - 20140255321 - The invention relates to topical compositions comprising a fluorescent dye that absorbs UVA and UVB radiation and converts it into a healing light, in combination with a dermatologically acceptable excipient. The compositions of the invention are useful for repairing photo-damaged skin cells and reducing or preventing future skin damage as...

Siloxane polymer and actives
09/11/14 - 20140255322 - A siloxane polymer base that is useful as an excipient for many variable materials that can be compounded into it. Also disclosed are a method for the preparation of such bases, and another method regarding the preparation of the base and actives....

Oil-in-water emulsion sunscreen cosmetic
09/11/14 - 20140255323 - The present invention is intended to provide an organic UV absorber-free, non-chemical sunscreen cosmetic that contains hydrophobized zinc oxide and/or hydrophobized titanium dioxide as a UV scattering agent, specifically an oil-in-water emulsion sunscreen cosmetic that provides excellent emulsion stability and an excellent pleasant feel while maintaining high levels of UV...

Film compositions for delivery of actives
09/04/14 - 20140248223 - The invention relates to the film products and methods of their preparation that demonstrate a non-self-aggregating uniform heterogeneity. Desirably, the films disintegrate in water and may be formed by a controlled drying process, or other process that maintains the required uniformity of the film. Desirably, the films contain at least...

Aqueous photo-protective personal care composition
09/04/14 - 20140248224 - The invention relates to a high SPF/UVAPF sunscreen composition. It is an object of the present invention to provide an SPF of at least 10 and a UVAPF of at least 2. This is achieved by inclusion of a select emollient in a sunscreen containing composition comprising a cosmetically acceptable...

Topical sunscreen compositions
08/28/14 - 20140242006 - Substantially anhydrous compositions including at least 10% by weight of a C2 or C3 mono-alcohol, a solid, organic UV-filter dissolved therein; and an oil portion including one or more oils, the oil portion having an interfacial tension with water of greater than 9 and less than 13.9. The composition has...

Topical preparation containing ngf for inducing skin pigmentation and for the treatment of cutaneous dyschromias and vitiligo
08/28/14 - 20140242007 - The preparation of NGF and the connected method can also be used in combination with other therapies known for the treatment of skin discoloration, such as the application of topical corticosteroids, activated vitamin D and/or activated vitamin D3, or phototherapy alone or in combination with photosensitizing agents, in particular psoralens....

Topical sunscreen compositions
08/28/14 - 20140242008 - Substantially anhydrous compositions including at least 10% by weight of a C2 or C3 mono-alcohol, a solid, organic UV-filter dissolved therein; and an oil portion including one or more oils, the oil portion having an interfacial tension with water of greater than 9 and less than 45, where the composition...

Bioactive compositions from theacea plants and processes for their production and use
08/28/14 - 20140242009 - The present invention relates to isolated bioactive compositions containing bioactive fractions derived from Theacea plants. The present invention also relates to bioactive topical formulations containing the bioactive compositions. The present invention further relates to methods of using the bioactive compositions of the present invention, including, for example, methods for inhibiting...

Method and compositions for treating skin
08/28/14 - 20140242010 - A method for increasing and/or synchronizing per1 gene expression in skin cells having decreased, irregular, or asynchronous per1 gene expression comprising treating the skin cells with an effective amount of cichoric acid, and the resulting compositions....

Deodorant and antiperspirant composition, method for producing a deodorant and antiperspirant composition, and method for preventing and/or reducing perspiration odour
08/21/14 - 20140234234 - The present invention relates to deodorant and antiperspirant compositions containing a natural active principle, containing tannins in the formulation. These compositions are suitable for use in all cosmetic formulations, such as sticks, aerosols, sprays and creams. The invention further relates to processes for production of deodorant and antiperspirant compositions, and...

Enhanced efficiency of sunscreen compositions
08/21/14 - 20140234235 - Compositions comprising UV blocking agents, a film forming polymer containing acid groups and a neutralizing agent; compositions and methods for increasing the SPF of a composition by neutralizing at least a portion of the acid groups of the film forming agent with the neutralizing agent....

System and method of complimentary day/night children's skin cream compositions
08/21/14 - 20140234236 - A new skin care system includes day and night skin cream compositions comprising nutrients and antioxidants for use by children between six months and eighteen years of age. The day skin cream composition provides protection from UV radiation and the night skin cream composition contains no sun protection ingredients and...

Self-tanning compositions
08/21/14 - 20140234237 - This invention is related to a sunless tanning composition comprising at least one self-tanner and at least one vitamin D compound, wherein the at least one self-tanner is selected from dihydroxyacetone, erythrulose, or a mixture thereof....

Benzodioxepin-3-one compounds as dyes or as fluorescent emitters
08/21/14 - 20140234238 - The invention relates to specific benzodioxepin-3-one compounds, to a process for the preparation thereof and to the use thereof as dyes or as fluorescent emitters for organic electroluminescent devices (OLEDs) or for organic light-emitting electrochemical cells (OLECs), and to corresponding electronic devices....

Skin compositions containing hydrocortisone
08/14/14 - 20140227204 - Skin compositions comprising, hydrocortisone; allantoin; and a water-based vehicle that is essentially free of petroleum jelly, mineral oil and wax; and related method for protecting, healing and/or soothing the skin comprising: applying an effective amount of a cosmetic preparation selected from the group consisting of hand cream, foot cream, body...

Topical composition
08/14/14 - 20140227205 - The present invention relates to topical compositions comprising at least one benzotriazol derivative and at least one UV filter substance selected from the group consisting of a triazine derivative and an amino substituted hydroxybenzophenone as well as mixtures thereof....

Cosmetic compositions containing substituted azole and methods for improving the appearance of aging skin
08/14/14 - 20140227206 - Methods of improving the appearance of aging skin that include applying a cosmetic composition to a target skin surface having one or more signs of aging. The cosmetic composition includes a substituted azole. In some instances, the substituted azole compound is 1-phenylimidazole, 4-phenylimidazole, or combinations thereof. An effective amount of...

Cosmetic compositions containing substituted azole and methods for alleviating the signs of photoaged skin
08/14/14 - 20140227207 - Cosmetic compositions for alleviating the signs of photoaged skin containing a substituted azole. Methods for alleviating the signs of photoaged skin that include applying a cosmetic composition comprising substituted azole to a target UV-exposed skin surface. The substituted azole compound present in the cosmetic composition may be 1-phenylimidazole, 4-phenylimidazole or...

Cosmetic compositions containing substituted azole and methods for alleviating mechanically-induced skin inflammation
08/14/14 - 20140227208 - Compositions for alleviating mechanically-induced skin inflammation, such as that caused by shaving, contain substituted azole. Methods for alleviating mechanically-induced skin inflammation include the step of applying a composition comprising substituted azole to a skin surface subject to mechanically-induced inflammation. In particular embodiments the substituted azole compound is 1-phenylimidazole, 4-phenylimidazole, or...

Methods for treating inflammatory conditions
08/14/14 - 20140227209 - The present invention relates to compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof and formulations comprising tenilsetam or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof that are useful in modulating inflammation. In particular, the compounds or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof are useful for treating or preventing a disease or disorder involving inflammation, including, but not...

Gradient copolymer, composition including same and cosmetic make-up or care method
08/14/14 - 20140227210 - Novel gradient copolymers including at least two different and specifically selected monomers, and cosmetic or skin-care compositions including same. The invention also relates to a cosmetic method for make-up or the care of keratin materials, in particular the skin of the body or of the face, the nails, the hair...

Facile synthesis of graphene, graphene derivatives and abrasive nanoparticles and their various uses, including as tribologically-beneficial lubricant additives
08/14/14 - 20140227211 - Methods of ex situ synthesis of graphene, graphene oxide, reduced graphene oxide, other graphene derivative structures and nanoparticles useful as polishing agents are disclosed. Compositions and methods for polishing, hardening, protecting, adding longevity to, and lubricating moving and stationary parts in devices and systems, including, but not limited to, engines,...

Topical bioadhesive formulations
08/07/14 - 20140219935 - The present invention relates to topical bioadhesive formulations comprising low viscosity, non-liquid crystalline, mixtures of: a) at least one neutral diacyl lipid and/or at least one tocopherol; b) at least one phospholipid; c) at least one biocompatible, oxygen containing, low viscosity organic solvent; wherein at least one bioactive agent is...

Oil-in-water emulsion having improved sensory properties
08/07/14 - 20140219936 - An oil-in-water emulsion includes, for 100 wt % thereof: a) 0.1 to 10 wt % of an emulsifying system including, for 100 wt % thereof: (i) 5 to 95 wt % of the mixture of the reaction products of a reducing sugar and 1,12-octadecanediol essentially consisting of hydroxyl-octadecyl polyglycosides of...

Topical sunscreen compositions
08/07/14 - 20140219937 - Substantially anhydrous compositions including at least 10% by weight of a C2 or C3 mono-alcohol, a solid, organic UV-filter dissolved therein; and an oil portion including one or more oils, the oil portion having an interfacial tension with water of greater than 9 and less than 32.5, where the composition...

Composition and method for treatment of symptoms associated with various skin conditions
07/31/14 - 20140212362 - Compositions containing imidazole-based compounds, and optionally, colloidal oatmeal, for the treatment, prevention, and management of symptoms, conditions, diseases, and disorders of the skin. Also, methods for the treatment, prevention, and management of symptoms, conditions, diseases, and disorders of the skin using compositions containing imidazole-based compounds, and optionally, colloidal oatmeal....

Polyamide compositions for personal care
07/31/14 - 20140212363 - Polyamide compositions useful for personal care are disclosed, including film-forming concentrates and emulsions. Ethanol-based concentrates comprise a hydrophobic polyamide, which comprises a reaction product of either (a) a dimerized fatty acid, at least one C2-C4 carboxylic acid, and a polyamine component comprising ethylenediamine and 1 to 30 eq. % of...

Method for cosmetically treating caspase-14 deficiency
07/24/14 - 20140205550 - A method of cosmetic care comprising activating capsase-14 expression in skin deficient in caspase-14 expression by applying, on at least one skin zone in need thereof, an effective amount of a plant extract selected from the group consisting of litchi, glasswort, peach, soja seed, sweet basil, cucumber, chanterelle, leek, kiwi...

Sunscreen
07/24/14 - 20140205551 - The present invention relates to a composition for topical application comprising at least a benzotriazol derivative and vitamin E or a derivative thereof. Furthermore, the invention relates to compositions that prevent staining of clothes and exhibit a reduced sand adherence on skin....

Water-in-oil emulsified sunscreen cosmetic
07/24/14 - 20140205552 - The object of the present invention is to improve the poor texture due to a large blend ratio of said ultraviolet scattering agent powder and the poor washability due to the presence of the ultraviolet scattering agent powder in a water-in-oil emulsified sunscreen cosmetic into which hydrophobicized zinc oxide and...

Spray tanning delivery device
07/17/14 - 20140199248 - An apparatus for delivering liquid includes a wand with a nozzle, a toggle switch, and a supply canister for delivering self-tanning and sun-tanning solutions to a human body. The wand may pivotably attach to a cap attached to the supply canister containing the chosen liquid to be delivered without the...

Compositions for depositing agents using highly volatile silicone solvents
07/17/14 - 20140199249 - The invention relates to the field of depositing agents on surfaces using highly volatile silicone solvents. Particularly, the invention relates to novel compositions useful for depositing agents on skin and other surfaces....

Personal care composition and methods containing hydrophobically-modified hydroxyethylcellulose
07/17/14 - 20140199250 - Described are personal care compositions, comprising water, nonionic cellulose ethers having hydroxyethyl groups and being further substituted with one or more hydrophobic substituents, and at least one hair fixative polymer, moisturizer, conditioner, humectant, cationic conditioning polymer, antioxidant, anti-aging active, or sun care active....

Dispersion
07/17/14 - 20140199251 - An object of the present invention is to obtain a dispersion in which a water-repellent inorganic powder is dispersed in water. The dispersion can be handled easily because the dispersion medium is water. In the case of using the dispersion for cosmetics, the dispersion can be suitably used when an...

Methods and compositions for reducing skin damage
07/03/14 - 20140186277 - The RhoE GTPase pathway has been identified as a target for screening and treatment methods for the prevention and/or reduction of short- and long-term UVB-induced skin damage, e.g., the prevention and/or reduction of UVB-induced wrinkles. The invention thus features screening and treatment methods for prevention or reduction of UVB-induced skin...

Anhydrous multiphase gel system
07/03/14 - 20140186278 - An anhydrous multiphase gel system consisting of an outer lipid matrix and an inner phase gelled by means of a polymer is described, which can be obtained by a) Melting the lipid phase with the formation of a liquid lipid phase, b) Mixing and homogenizing polymers or polymer blends capable...

Topical bioadhesive formulations
07/03/14 - 20140186279 - wherein at least one bioactive agent is dissolved or dispersed in the low viscosity mixture and wherein the pre-formulation forms, or is capable of forming, at least one liquid crystalline phase structure upon contact with an aqueous fluid. The invention additionally relates to a method of delivery of an active...

Compositions and/or articles with improved solubility of a solid active
06/26/14 - 20140178314 - wherein R′ and R″ are independently selected from a straight or branched C1-30 chain which may be saturated or unsaturated and Z1-Z6 are independently selected from hydrogen, hydroxyl, amino, amido, R′, or R″. Methods of making the aforementioned personal care compositions are also disclosed....

Topical compositions comprising ionic fluids
06/26/14 - 20140178315 - The present invention relates to anhydrous or essentially anhydrous compositions intended for topical application on keratinaceous surfaces, wherein the composition includes a) an ionic fluid and b) a thickener. The compositions are advantageous for allowing the ionic fluid to act as the continuous phase of a topical formulation....

Cosmetic preparation tailored to the individual user and process for producing same
06/19/14 - 20140170085 - A process for producing a cosmetic preparation wherein a cosmetic base, admixed with one or more cosmetic partial preparations or active ingredient concentrates, is mounted, in the package intended for the end user, in a dually asymmetric centrifuge, and is centrifuged in such a way that the cosmetic part preparations...

Method for indicating time for washing or indicating delivery of antibacterial agent
06/19/14 - 20140170086 - A method for indicating release of an antibacterial agent or for indicating an amount of time for cleansing skin with an aqueous cleansing composition comprising a surfactant and a zinc X halide complex, wherein X is an amino acid or trimethylglycine, wherein the method comprises washing skin with the cleansing...

Uv-resistant microbes and uv-blocking microbial extract
06/19/14 - 20140170087 - The present disclosure relates to a composition including an extract from an Acidithiobacillus bacteria or a yeast extracted after exposure of the bacteria to UV radiation. The disclosure further relates to a method of preparing a UV-blocking composition by exposing a culture of Acidithiobacillus or yeast to UV radiation and...

Barium zirconium oxide (bazro3.baco3) nanoparticles
06/19/14 - 20140170088 - The present disclosure provides nanoparticles of barium zirconium oxide (BaZrO3.BaCO3) and a process for preparation thereof. The present disclosure further provides a coating formulation that chiefly comprises the BaZrO3.BaCO3 nanoparticles along with its method of preparation. Still further, the present disclosure provides X-ray retardant articles and an X-ray retardant preparation...

Photoprotective eye cream and methods
06/19/14 - 20140170089 - Photoprotectant cosmetic compositions adapted to application on a user's skin that include a sunscreen component comprising at least two sun-blocking components, each present in an amount sufficient to collectively provide ultraviolet A and B protection with an SPF of at least about 10; a mica component including mica in an...

Reduced-alcohol sunscreen compositions and methods
06/19/14 - 20140170090 - Sunscreen compositions including a sunscreen component including avobenzone in an amount sufficient to provide at least UVA protection, an alcohol component present in a reduced-amount, and an antioxidant component present in an amount sufficient to impart an antioxidant effect to the sunscreen composition. In one aspect, the composition further includes...

Composition for correcting skin pigment conditions
06/19/14 - 20140170091 - The present invention relates to a composition that provides for skin pigment correction comprising: zinc oxide; octinoxate; α-arbutin; ascorbic acid; glycyrrhiza glabra extract; green tea extract; pomegranate extract; cucumber extract; niacinamide; and a carrier. The composition can be used to treat a variety of pigment issues including lentigo, liver spots,...

Use of sphinganine to improve the visual appearance of skin and hair
06/19/14 - 20140170092 - The invention relates to the use of sphinganine for improving the visual appearance of skin and hair, for caring for, for protecting and/or for stimulating the growth of skin and hair....