Patents

  • Nail Polish Anti-Leak System

    September 3, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,789,541 B1; Lillie Ann Evans of Phoenix, IL has been awarded a US patent for her anti-leak system for preventing nail polish from leaking from a nail polish bottle. …


  • Multi-Phase Hard Surface Cleaner has Laponite Clay

    September 3, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,791,057 B2; Reckitt & Colman (Overseas) Limited has patented a multi-phase hard surface cleaning composition. The first phase comprises an acidic cleaning formulation and a second phase comprises an alkaline cleaning formulation,…


  • Portable Cleaning Article

    September 3, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,796,197 B2; Yun-Chun Lo of Taiwan has patented a portable cleaning article, comprised of a coated capsule and a cleaning agent that is contained in the coated capsule. The coated capsule includes a first thin-film layer for containing…


  • Foam Oxidative Hair Color

    September 3, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,758,452 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a US patent for an oxidative hair colorant composition. It is comprised of a hair dye; an alkalizing agent; an oxidizing agent selected from the group consisting of hydroge…


  • Colgate-Palmolive Patents Liquid Cleaning Composition

    September 3, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,802,607 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented an aqueous composition that contains salt of a C10-16 alcohol ethoxylate sulfate, betaine surfactant, an alkylpolyglucoside and a C12-18 fatty alcohol.…


  • Hard Surface Cleaners Patented by Reckitt

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,729,005 B2; Reckitt & Colman (Overseas) Limited, Slough, Berkshire, Great Britain, has patented an aqueous liquid acidic hard surface cleaning composition that has a pH of 2-4. It is comprised of an organic acid constituent which…


  • Living Proof Patents Coloring Agents

    August 1, 2014
    US 8,758,451 B2; Living Proof, Inc., Cambridge, MA, has patented a functionalized dye comprising at least one chromophore and a color fastness moiety, wherein the chromophore is bound to the color fastness moiety by a linker.…


  • Cleaning Composition Contains Biodegradable Abrasives

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,703,685 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a liquid cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising biodegradable abrasive cleaning particles, water, a suspending aid and a surfactant. The abrasive cleaning particles a…


  • Ecolab Patents Treatment For Sunscreen Stains

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,759,272 B2; Ecolab USA has patented a method of laundering an article that has come in contact with sunscreen components. The method entails providing an article that has been contacted with a triglyceride sunscreen component; washing…


  • Fragranced Biodegradable Film Patented by Kimberly-Clark

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,759,279 B2; Kimberly-Clark has patented a method for forming a fragranced biodegradable film. It entails supplying at least one thermoplastic starch to an extruder and injecting at least one liquid fragrance into the extruder to form…


  • Liquid Laundry Detergent

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,759,273 B2; Reckitt Benckiser N.V. has been awarded a patent for a liquid laundry detergent composition having a thickening system comprising a carboxylic acid/carboxylate polymer and a copolymer of polydimethyldiallylammoniumchloride…


  • L’Oréal Hair Lightener Uses Direct Emulsion

    August 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,758,450 B2; L’Oreal, Paris has patented a method for the lightening and/or lightening dyeing of keratin materials, comprising treating said keratin fibers with: at least one direct emulsion (A) comprising at least one fatty subs…


  • Fabric Color Maintenance Product Patented by P&G

    July 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,728,172 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a method of delivering a color maintenance and/or rejuvenation benefit to fabric. It entails a fabric care additive composition having an acidic pH comprising, based on total c…


  • Eyelash Treatment Jasmonic Acid Derivative

    July 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,679,513 B2; L’Oreal, Paris, has patented a cosmetic process for inducing and/or stimulating growth of the eyelashes and/or halting their loss and/or increasing their density. It entails applying on the eyelashes and/or eyelids a…


  • K-C Patents Single Use Multi-Phase Cleaning System

    July 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,729,000 B2; Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., Neenah, WI, has patented a multi-phase care system that is comprised of a dispensing unit comprising a first phase formulation capable of providing a first benefit; and a second phase formul…