• Hair Dye Uses Chromene, Chromane Dyes

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,126 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a process for dyeing hair that includes composition comprising one or more dyes chosen from chromene dyes and chromane dyes and a composition comprising one or more zinc mineral sa…

  • Chanel Patents Cosmetic With Anhydrous Gel

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,535,649 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute, Neuilly sur Seine, France, has patented cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one anhydrous gel having a viscosity of at least 180,000 cP·s at 25&de…

  • Water-Activated Multi-Functional Wipe Patented by SC Johnson

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,541,356 B2; SC Johnson has patented a cleaning wipe substrate having at least a first section and a second section, the first section and the second section each being physically distinct regions of the substrate. The cleaning composi…

  • SeroVital Granted US Patent

    SeroVital Granted US Patent

    October 15, 2013
    Anti-aging supplement sold at Ulta.

  • Fabric with Antimicrobial Properties

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,427 B2; R & T Fabric, LLC, Ridgeland, MI, has been awared a US patent for  a method of producing a fabric with antimicrobial properties. The method is comprised of liquefying bamboo to produce a slurry; adding silver to…

  • Living Proof Patents Coloring Agents

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 844715; Living Proof has been issued a patent related to its innovative hair care products. Three notices of allowance for patents expand Living Proof’s proprietary technology around OFPMA, which is designed to weightlessly smooth…

  • Anti-Aging Skin Care Formulation

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,426 B2; Louise Holyfield of Dallas, TX has patented an anti-aging method for skin care. It is comprised of applying a white aqueous emulsion to skin areas that show fine lines, wrinkles, or other signs of aging. The emulsion is c…

  • Kao Patents Means To Enhance Hair Chroma

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,423 B2; Kao Corp., Tokyo, has patented a method for enhancing chroma of hair. It entails shampooing the hair with a water-based shampoo containing (A) anionic surfactant, (B) a water-insoluble modified silicone containing at least…

  • Spray Compositions

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,384 B2; Conopco Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented spray compositions. The patent covers an anhydrous base composition suitable for incorporation in an anhydrous aerosol composition intended for discharge from an aerosol dis…

  • Oral Care Product with Remineralization Benefits

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,383 B2; Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company, Chicago, has been awarded patent coverage for an oral care product comprising calcium citrate, a sodium phosphate salt and a potassium phosphate salt. The phosphate salts are encapsulated together.…

  • Cutex Patents Advanced Revival Polish Remover

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,486,378 B1; Cutex has received a US patent for its Advanced Revival Nail Polish Remover, which the company is calling the “first innovation in nail polish remover in more than 15 years.” Cutex Advanced Revival Nail Polish…

  • La Prairie Patents Cosmetic with Nutrient Medium Phase

    September 27, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,518,422 B2; La Prairie Group AG, Zurich, has patented a cosmetic or dermatological preparation in the form of at least one gel, an O/W emulsion, a W/O/W emulsion, a W/O emulsion, a microemulsion, an ointment, a cream, a dusting powder…

  • Dental Whitening Strips

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,496,947 B2; Creative Specialty Products, LLC, Lewes, DE, has patented a dental whitening strip that has a three layer laminated structure. The first layer is a barrier support comprising a polyolefin polymer film in contact with a sec…

  • Compositions to Tint Keratin

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,491,921 B2; ELC Management, LLC, has patented a cosmetic composition comprising at least one volatile solvent selected from the group consisting of isododecane, isohexadecane, hexamethyl disiloxane, octamethyl trisiloxane, decamethylt…

  • Solid Hair Coloring Article

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,444,716 B1; P&G has patented a soluble solid hair coloring article. It is comprised of direct dye that is comprised of zwitterionic direct dye and one or more soluble porous solids comprising a polymeric structurant, plasticizer,…