US Patent No. 10,300,008 B2 (Yuko Nagare) Shiseido Company Ltd.
has patented a water-based cosmetic that contains a polyether-modified silicone having an HLB(Si) of five to 14; one or more hydrophilic thickeners; a polyol and/or ethyl alcohol; and one or more hydrophobic powders selected from among metal oxides hydrophobically treated without using a metal soap, hydrophobic organic powders and silicone powders. The hydrophobic powder is dispersed in the water phase. The molecular weight of the polyether-modified silicone is in the range 3,000 to 60,000.