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Patent Picks—Glutathione for Greys, Hair Growth Nutricosmetic, Controlling Frizz and More in Hair
By: Rachel L. Grabenhofer
Posted: July 10, 2013
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Described in this patent are a composition and process for altering the appearance of hair by dyeing and reducing curl and/or frizziness of hair. Said composition includes: a) at least one non-hydroxide base, b) at least one protein denaturant different from a); c) at least one dye chosen from oxidative dye precursors and direct dyes; d) at least one thickening agent; e) optionally, at least one alkoxysilane comprising at least one solubilizing functional group; and f) optionally, at least one fatty substance. The process involves contacting the hair with the composition; optionally, rinsing the treated hair; optionally, drying the treated hair; smoothing the treated hair using a combination of heat and means for physically smoothing hair to form smoothed hair; optionally, shampooing the smoothed hair; and rinsing the smoothed hair.
Composition and process for reducing the curl and frizziness of hair
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/098332
Publication date: July 4, 2013
Disclosed herein is a process for reducing curl and/or frizziness of hair comprising: (a) providing a composition for reducing curl and/or frizziness of hair, said composition comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable carrier: (i) at least one non-hydroxide base; (ii) at least one protein denaturant different from (a)(i); (iii) at least one alkoxysilane comprising at least one solubilizing functional group; and (iv) optionally, at least one fatty substance; (b) contacting the hair with the composition in (a) to form treated hair; (c) optionally, rinsing the composition in (a) from the treated hair;(d) optionally, contacting the treated hair with a conditioning agent; (e) smoothing the treated hair using a combination of heat and means for physically smoothing hair to form smoothed hair; (f) optionally, shampooing the smoothed hair; and (g) rinsing the smoothed hair.
Oxidative dyeing composition
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/098208
Publication date: July 4, 2013
Assignee: Kao Germany GMBH
The present invention relates to an oxidative dyeing composition having especially mild properties to the scalp. The object of the present invention is an oxidative dyeing composition for hair comprising at least one dyestuff and Avena sativa (oat) meal extract.
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