Patents

  • 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…


  • 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,…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • Recent Oral Care Patents

    August 2, 2013
    Among the oral care patents issued last month, was a dentrifice containing functional film flakes, which was filed by Colgate-Palmolive Company. The dentifrice composition (Patent No. 8,475,771 B2) comprised an orally acceptable vehicle and film flak…


  • J&J Patents Sunscreen with UV Absorbing Polymer

    August 2, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,475,774 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies has patented a composition comprising a continuous water phase; a discontinuous oil phase comprising a UV-absorbing polyester that is formed by a polycondensation reaction of dimerd…