Patents

  • Keratinous Substrate From L’Oréal

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,141 B2 L’Oréal has patented a method of making up a keratinous substrate that involves applying onto the keratinous substrate a composition that contains block copolymer; tackifier; an alkyl silsesquioxane wax and/or…


  • Insecticidal Compositions

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,137 B2; FMC Corporation has patented an insecticidal composition that contains geraniol and cedar oil, a liquid carrier, a surface active agent, and optionally an aerosol propellant. …


  • Hair Cosmetic With Absorbent Mixture

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,024 B2; L’Oréal has patented an anhydrous cosmetic composition comprising at least one organic structuring agent, at least one modified starch, at least one wood meal, at least one surfactant, and at least one anhydro…


  • SCJ Patents Self-Adhesive High-Viscosity Cleaner

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,588 B2; S.C. Johnson has patented a cleaning composition that contains nonionic surfactant; polyalcohol; hydrophilic polymer; mineral oil; a non-ethoxylated blend of linear primary alcohols and water. The composition is a gel havi…


  • Oxidizing Bleach Cleaner Patented by Clorox

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,527 B2; The Clorox Company has patented an aqueous solution for substrate cleaning. It is comprised of an aqueous solution of a source of oxidant, wherein said oxidant is sodium hypochlorite; optically functional nanoparticles; ox…


  • P&G Patents Pair of Cleaning Products

    March 5, 2014
    The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded patents for two different cleaners with specific properties. According to P&G, the first patent is for a hard surface cleaner with odor control while the second patent is for a liquid cleaner with…


  • Foaming Oral Cleaner Patented by Orabrush

    March 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,017 B2; Orabrush, Inc., Provo, UT, has patented a method of applying a liquid cleaner to clean the surface of the tongue. It entails obtaining an oral cleaner comprising water, poloxamer 407 as a foaming agent, a sweetener, a flav…


  • Denture Care Composition

    March 5, 2014
    US 8,623,388 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a denture care composition that contains an active including one or more sweeteners, sensates or flavors—where in the ratio of the weight of sensates to the weight of flavors in the…


  • Kao Patents Hair Conditioner With Dried Yogurt

    March 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,021 B2; Kao Germany GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany has patented a conditioning composition for hair, comprising spray dried yogurt powder and at least one cationic polymer selected from a polyquaternium cationic compound or guar hydroxy…


  • Colgate Dentrifice Contains Zinc and Polyphosphate Ions

    March 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,628,755 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a dentrifice containing a zinc ion source; a polyphosphate ion source; an anethole; and; a silica. The mean particle size of the silica is approximately 5-12 microns, an Einlehner har…


  • L’Oréal Hair Cosmetic With Absorbent Mixture

    March 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,024 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented an anhydrous cosmetic composition. It contains an organic structuring agent, modified starch, wood meal, a surfactant and anhydrous liquid phase.…


  • Shiseido Patents Sunblock Cosmetic

    March 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,018 B2; Shiseido Company, Ltd., Tokyo, has patented a water-in-oil emulsified sunscreen cosmetic that exhibits excellent long lasting coverage and ease of washability. It is comprised of hydrophobic zinc oxide powder (manufactured…


  • Structured Depilatory Compositions

    February 7, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,623,344 B2; McNeil-PPC, Inc., Skillman, NJ, has patented a composition comprising a depilatory active selected from the group consisting of thioglycolates; alkyl olefin sulfonate anionic surfactant; optionally, a second anionic surfac…


  • Scar, Rosacea Treatment

    February 7, 2014
    US  Patent No. 8,623,335 B2; Tauna Ann Waddington of Clifton Park, NY has patented a composition for treating scars, rosacea and other skin conditions. It is comprised of a first portion for skin toning that contains aloe vera gel, vegetable gly…


  • Have a Ball! Child’s Hygiene Product

    February 7, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,623,803 B2; Marie C. Gelin of Fairburn, GA has patented a hygienic product that is shaped like a sport ball. The shape and surface pattern simulates a ball (baseball, football, basketball soccer, tennis or golf) and is sized to fit th…