Patents

  • Hair Thickening Compositions

    April 20, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,610,233 B2; Procter & Gamble Co. has patented a method for increasing hair shaft diameter, the method comprising applying a hair care composition to a region of the hair, wherein the hair care composition comprises: resorcinol; an…


  • L’Oréal Process Treats Straightened Keratin Fibers

    April 20, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,610,241 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a process for treating straightened keratin fibers. The process is comprised of applying to the straightened keratin fibers a composition that contains at least one carboxylic acid…


  • Oral Care Composition with Probiotics and Kelp

    April 3, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,554,986 B2; Nelson Harvey of Amarillo, TX has patented an oral care composition in powder form. The composition contains one or more functional agents selected from a group consisting of an anti-plaque agent, an anti-gingivitis agent…


  • L’Oréal Hydrating Composition

    April 3, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,545,366 B2; L’Oréal Paris has been awarded a patent covering a cosmetic composition, comprising a hydrating composition that includes glycerin; at least one C3-C8 alkanediol, other than glycerin; an emollient mixture comp…


  • P&G Patents Screening Methods for Assessing Anti-Aging Skin Benefit

    March 23, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,593,363 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a screening method for identifying an agent as effective for providing an anti-aging skin benefit. It is comprised of the following steps: a. culturing first and second human skin sampl…


  • Avon Patents Peptides in Anti-Aging Skin Treatment

    March 23, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,597,274 B2; Avon Products, Inc., Suffern, NY, has patented a method for diminishing the appearance of dermatological signs of aging that entails topically applying a compposition to the skin. The composition, in topically ac…


  • Lauder Patents Slurry Powder Cosmetic Composition

    March 23, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,597,267 B2; ELC Management LLC, Melville, NY, has patented a slurry powder cosmetic composition in the form of an evaporation residue of a slurry mixture comprising particulates precoated with a pre-mixed binder composition…


  • RB Patents Low Temperature Auto Dish Detergent

    February 27, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,540,591 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented an automatic dishwash detergent composition that is comprised of at least one low temperature emulsifying surfactant; an oxidation catalyst; and at least one enzyme present. The emulsifying s…


  • Water-Release Cosmetic With Hydrophobic Silica

    February 27, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,549,894 B2; L’Oréal has patented a water-releasing cosmetic composition in the form of an emulsion, the composition comprising an aqueous phase that has a hydrating agent; an oil phase consisting of a  silicone polym…


  • Edible Cleaning Composition

    February 27, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,534,193 B1; Jessica Adelle Gore and Corby Lucious Frazier of Plano, TX have patented a natural, edible cleaning composition made of apple cider vinegar, grapefruit seed extract, Stevia and a flavoring ingredient.…


  • Synergistic Stain Removal Developed by Ecolab

    February 27, 2017
    • US Patent No. 9,546,345 B2; Ecolab has patented a concentrated detergent composition comprising alkali metal carbonate, methylglycinediacetic acid, glutamic acid N,N-diacetic acid and alkali metal tripolyphosphate.…


  • P&G Patents Superabsorbent Polymers, Sunscreen Actives

    February 27, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,549,891 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a skin care composition comprising superabsorbent polymer selected from the group consisting of sodium polyacrylate, sodium polyacrylate starch, sodium acrylates crosspolymer-2 and mixture…


  • P&G Awarded Two Hair Care Patents

    February 16, 2017
    Procter & Gamble has patented a scalp care composition (US Patent No. 9,549,885 B2) comprising an anti-dandruff active; one or more organic solvents wherein the organic solvent is selected from butylene glycol, benzyl alcohol and mixtur…


  • Rinse-off Skin Care Composition with Cellulosic Materials Patented by J&J

    February 9, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,549,889 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. has patented a rinse-off skin care composition that contains hydrophobic, linear cellulose particles derived from cotton; at least one cleansing agent selected from the group consisting…


  • RB Patents Low Temp Auto Dish Detergent

    February 9, 2017
    US Patent No. 9,540,591 B2; Reckitt Benckiser Finish BV, Hoofddorp, The Netherlands, has patented an automatic dishwashing detergent composition that is comprised of at least one low temperature emulsifying surfactant; an oxidation catalyst; and at l…