Breaking News

Avon Patents Cosmetic With Encapsulated Pigments

February 4, 2013

• US Patent No. 8,277,785 B2; Avon Products has patented a method of imparting a cosmetic effect or a natural-looking cosmetic effect to skin or lips, that includes topically applying a cosmetic composition. The composition contains a cosmetically-acceptable vehicle and a plurality of spherical iron oxide pigment particles encapsulated by a layer of silicon dioxide enclosing the iron oxide pigment particle. The silicon dioxide encapsulant is about 3% to about 12% by weight of the encapsulated iron oxide pigment particles.
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • What's Next for the UK?

    Sarah Boumphrey, Euromonitor International||June 24, 2016
    Euromonitor weighs in on the implications for consumer product companies.

  • Henkel Grabs the Sun

    Henkel Grabs the Sun

    Ian Bell, Euromonitor International||June 24, 2016
    Euromonitor's Ian Bell on the impact the purchase will have on the US detergent industry.

  • To The Max

    To The Max

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||June 20, 2016
    Velvet 59 is on the rise at locations like Ricky’s NYC.

  • Take Notice

    Take Notice

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||June 1, 2016
    Packaging trends revolve around trendy artwork, eco-conscious materials—and portability is a plus too!

  • Virtual Reality

    Virtual Reality

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||June 1, 2016
    An update on nature-identical ingredients for cosmetics and personal care products.

  • Shiseido Advances in the US

    Shiseido Advances in the US

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||June 1, 2016
    New facility in Windsor, NJ demonstrates its dedication to the US and other markets outside Japan.