• Hard Surface Cleaning Liquid

    December 3, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,551,932 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented liquid hard surface cleaning composition that contains small particles of interlinked melamine foam fibers having a particle size between about 20 μm and about 50 μm. The…

  • Molded Industrial Cleaning Block

    December 3, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,536,110 B2; A trio of men from Georgia have patented a dimensionally stable detergent block for use with an industrial cleaning dispenser having an interior enabling the flow of water to communicate with the detergent block. It is com…

  • CND Shellac Earns Patent Protection

    December 3, 2013
    CND, a leader in professional nail, hand and foot beauty, has been awarded a total of six US patents for its CND Shellac system, three years after the launch of the long-wear technology. In May 2010, after nearly five years of development, the nail…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Bar Soap with Tether

    November 4, 2013
    US 8,536,104 B1; Hector Roman-Barcelo of Miami, FL has patented a tethered soap bar. It consists of a bar of soap; an anchor member encapsulated in the bar of soap; an elongate, inelastic flexible cord having one end attached to the anchor member and…

  • Oral Treatment For Eczema and Psoriasis

    November 4, 2013
    US 8,535,696 B2; Lypanosys Pte Limited, Singapore, has been awarded a US patent covering a method of treatment of eczema in a mammal. It is comprised of administering an effective amount of an oral medicament consisting of cetyl myristate and/or an e…

  • Soap- and Foam-Free Gel Patented by L’Oréal

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,535,652 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a soap-free, self-foaming gel packaged in an aerosol container with a piston or flexible pocket separator to separate the gel from propellant necessary for ejecting the gel. The ge…

  • Reckitt Patents Glassware Corrosion Inhibitor

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,536,107 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented an article for use in a dishwasher that comprises a water-soluble zinc containing glass or ceramic composition, which is at least partially in the form of a shaped body, effective to reduce c…

  • Insect-Repelling Resin And Molded Product

    November 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,535,699 B2; Sumika Life Tech, Limited, Osaka-Shi, Japan, has patented an insect-controlling resin composition comprising a polyvinyl chloride resin which contains a non-vaporizable insect-controlling component and isolated erucic acid…

  • SeroVital Granted US Patent

    SeroVital Granted US Patent

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

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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.…