Patents

  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • Bath & Body Works Patents Composition with Mineral Yeasts

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,496,948 B2; Bath and Body Works Brand Management, Inc., Reynoldsburg, OH, has patented a cosmetic skin moisturizing composition that contains glycerin; beet root extract; aloe barbadensis leaf polysaccharides; retinol; ascorbic acid;…


  • Personal Care Article With Starch Perfume Complex

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,476,211 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented a method for making a personal care article. It entails applying a surface resident coating comprising a starch perfume complex in powdered form to a porous dissolvable solid subst…


  • Bar Soap with Improved Lather

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,492,323 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a bar soap that contains a fatty acid soap blend that is comprised of caprylic, pelargonic and capric acids, their salts or their mixtures thereof and myristic acid; co-adj…


  • Dry Personal Cleansing Article

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,475,817 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH, has patented a substantially dry personal cleansing article. It is comprised of a water-insoluble, non-apertured substrate comprising non-fibrous polymeric raised areas pri…


  • Volumizing Shampoo, Dentifrice Patented by Kao

    September 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,491,875 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has patented a volumizing shampoo that contains surfactant selected from anionic surfactants, amphoteric surfactants, zwitterionic surfactants, and mixtures thereof; a waxy material having a melting…