Patents


  • Oral Care

    Processes for Manufacturing Toothpaste

    US Patent No. 9,254,253 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method of manufacturing a toothpaste. It entails dispersing guar gum into a first aqueous medium comprising sorbitol to produce a first gellant dispersion including hydrated guar gu…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Glaxo Oral Care Composition Combats Erosion

    US Patent No. 9,259,379 B2; Glaxo Group Limited has patented a method of providing enhanced protection of teeth against dental erosion and/or toothwear. It is comprised of applying to teeth whose enamel an oral care composition comprising sodium fluo…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Dentrifice with Low Solubility Flavorant

    US Patent No. 9,259,377 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented a method of preparing a dentifrice comprising a polymer matrix film with a low solubility flavorant in the following steps: forming a polymer matrix film in the substantial absence of a low s…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Two-Part Dental Care Product

    US 9,254,255 B2; Chung-Yuan Christian University has been awarded a patent for a dental care product with two-part formulations. They are a first agent comprising an orally acceptable carrier and equal to or more than 0.1mg/ml of a block copolymer co…
    04.01.16

  • Hair Care

    Stimulating Hair Growth

    US Patent No. 9,259,381 B2; ISP Investments, Inc., Wilmington, DE, has patented a 15 claims cosmetic treatment method that is applied topically to an area having hair follicles. The composition is comprised of at least one Zea mays L. peptidic hydrol…
    04.01.16

  • Color Cosmetics

    Coloring Pre-Mix for Cosmetics

    US Patent No. 9,259,383 B2, Coty, Inc. has patented coloring pre-mix for use in coloring of a cosmetic composition. It is comprised of benzyl benzoate, dipropylene glycol and coloring plant extracts. …
    04.01.16

  • Kao Patents Sotolone Odor Inhibitor

    US 9,254,248 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a US patent for a method of inhibiting an odor caused by sotolone  (a lactone and aroma compound with the typical smell of fenugreekor curry at high concentrations and mapl…
    04.01.16

  • Dissolvable Personal Care Product

    US Patent No. 9,233,055 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal care article in the form of a porous dissolvable solid structure. It is comprised of surfactant, polymeric structurant and plasticizer. The article is an open celled…
    04.01.16

  • Disinfectants | Household Cleaning | I&I Marketplace

    Low-VOC Cleaning Composition

    US Patent No. 9,234,165 B2; Clorox has patented a cleaning substrate. It is comprised of a substrate; a cleaning composition, loaded onto said substrate, that consist of cationic biocides, one or more surfactants (selected form the group consisting o…
    04.01.16

  • Skin Care

    Emulsifier-Free Skin Cosmetic

    US Patent No. 9,259,378 B2; Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, has been awarded a patent for a  cosmetic or dermatological preparation, wherein the preparation is free from emulsifiers and exhibits graininess. The process is comprised of dispersing one or…
    04.01.16

  • Sun Care

    J&J Patents Sunscreen With UV Radiation-Absorbing Polymer

    US Patent No. 9,254,254 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. has patented a composition that is comprised of a continuous water phase; a discontinuous oil phase, homogeneously distributed in said water phase, that is comprised of a polymer composi…
    04.01.16

  • l’Oréal Patents Cosmetic Use of Lacritin-Type Polypeptides

    US Patent No. 9,168,215 B2; L’Oréal Paris has patented a method for characterizing a condition of skin. The method entails the following steps: A) performing, in a first sample isolated from skin, a quantitative measurement of at leas…
    02.03.16

  • Cleaning Agent Patented by Henkel

    US Patent No. 9,169,457 B2; Henkel AG, Dusseldorf, has patented a liquid washing or cleaning agent. It is comprised of surfactant(s) and an alkylbenzene sulfonic acid-treated cellulose or an alkylbenzene sulfonic acid-treated cellulose derivative.…
    02.03.16

  • P&G Patents Personal Cleansers With Polyacrylate Microcapsule

    US Patent No. 9,162,085 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal cleanser that contains a premix comprising an anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsule and a cationic deposition polymer; detersive surfactant; and a carrier.…
    02.03.16

  • Organic Cleaning Composition With Soapberries

    US Patent No. 9,217,125 B2; Greenology Products, Inc., Raleigh, NC, has patented an organic cleaning composition. The formulation is comprised of soapberries; saponified oil; soap bark; sodium carbonate, sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide, alkali…
    02.03.16

  • Kao Patents Skin Cleansing Agent, Cosmetic

    US Patent No. 9,114,084 B2; Kao Corp. has patented a skin cleansing method. The composition is comprised of components A, B, C and D.  Where, A is a polyoxyethylene alkyl ether sulfate; B is a cation group-containing polymer having a cationic ch…
    02.03.16

  • Mary Kay Hits Patent Milestone

    With more than 130 patents awarded in 2015, Mary Kay Inc. has set a company milestone with more than 1,200 patents for products, technologies and packaging designs in its global portfolio. Notable utility patents awarded to Mary Kay for skin care…
    02.03.16

  • Chanel Patents Active Release For Skin Care Products

    US Patent No. 9,198,850 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute has patented a cosmetic method for gradually releasing an amount of active principle on skin by exchange with ions of said active principle, all day long, under standard conditions, in order to provid…
    01.04.16

  • Bright Detergent

    US 9,200,240 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a detergent composition that contains violet anionic alkoxylated thiophene dye comprising an anionic group covalently bound to alkoxy groups; blue triphenyl methane dye, wherein the m…
    01.04.16

  • Squash and Pumpkin Extract In Personal Care Formulas

    US 9,198,852 B2; Burt’s Farm LLC, Dawsonville, GA, has patented a personal care composition for cleaning and/or moisturizing skin or hair comprising a cosmetic base and effective amounts of a preservative as well as an extract of butternut squa…
    01.04.16