Patent Number: 6,251,954

Title: Aerated composition, process for its manufacture and its use

Abstract: An aerated composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, characterized in that it contains air or inert gas in a sufficient amount to have a relative density ranging from 0.2 to 0.8 and in that it comprises at least one amphiphilic polymer and at least one anionic surfactant. The composition exhibits a very fine texture and good cosmetic properties, while remaining very stable over time. In particular, it can constitute a cosmetic composition intended especially for treating and/or cleansing the skin, including the scalp, nails and/or hair and for making up the skin.

Inventors: Roulier; Veronique (Paris, FR), Daubige; Therese (Mousseaux les Bray, FR)

Assignee: L'Oreal

International Classification: A61K 8/30 (20060101); A61K 8/73 (20060101); A61K 8/46 (20060101); A61K 8/72 (20060101); A61K 8/81 (20060101); A61K 8/04 (20060101); A61Q 5/00 (20060101); A61Q 19/00 (20060101); A61K 047/32 (); A61K 007/00 (); A61K 009/14 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018