Patents


  • Hair Composition, Lipstick Patented by L’Oréal

    US Patents No. 8,475,778 B2 and 8,475,816 B2; L’Oréal has been issued two US patents that relate to its beauty business. In 8,475,778 B2, L’Oréal has patented a process for inhibiting hair from becoming frizzy when exposed t…
    08.02.13

  • Scrub Bars with Seeds, Coffee Grounds, St. John’s Wort

    US Patent No. 8,476,213 B1; Monika S. Rudie of Dublin, OH has patented a scrub bar. It  is comprised of a soap base; oil; St. John’s wort; dried peppermint leaf; strawberry, poppy, blueberry and apricot seeds; and coffee grounds. …
    08.02.13

  • Process for Unit Dose Detergent Patented by P&G

    • US 8,435,935 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a process for making water-soluble pouches that contain a plurality of compartments, in which at least one compartment has a detergent active or auxiliary component. The process in…
    07.10.13

  • Cream Stimulates Mitochondrial Activity

    • US 8,435,547 B2; John P. Blass of New York City has patented a topical skin composition for stimulating mitochondrial activity in the skin cells of humans. It is comprised of (a) a Krebs cycle intermediate, a precursor of a Krebs cycle interme…
    07.10.13

  • L’Oréal Combats Melanocytes Disappearance in Hair

    • US Patent No. 8,445,004 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a  method for combating the disappearance of the melanocytes of hair follicles by maintaining and/or by regenerating the population of active melanocytes of the bulbs a…
    07.10.13

  • Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaning Solution for Urinals

    • US Patent No. 8,435,934 B2; Biochem Environmental Solutions, Ontario, has patented a method of cleaning and sanitizing a porcelain urinal by introducing a composition to the water stream supplying the urinal. The composition is comprised of w…
    07.10.13

  • Mary Kay Patents Skin Care composition with Plant Extracts

    • US Patent No. 8,444,959 B2; Mary Kay Inc. has patented a topical skin composition. It is comprised of a first MMP-1 inhibitor, wherein the first inhibitor is an extract from Burretiodendron hsienmu; a second MMP-1 inhibitor, wherein the second…
    07.10.13

  • Galderma Patents Composition For Keratinization Disorders

    • US Patent No. 8,435,502 B2; Galderma Research & Development, Biot, France, has patented a topically applicable and stable cosmetic/dermatological composition that contains at least one naphthoic acid compound useful for the treatment of ke…
    06.06.13

  • Topical Composition From Dr. Reddy’s

    • US Patent No. 8,431,140 B2; Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Inc., Bridgewater, NJ, and Reddy’s Laboratories, Ltd., Hyderabad, India, have patented a single phase topical pharmaceutical composition. It contains a biologically active agent…
    06.06.13

  • Sanitizing Gel Contains Avenanthramides

    • US Patent No. 8,431,142 B2; The Idea Folder, LLC of Green Bay, WI has patented a sanitizing gel that contains ethanol, hydroxyl propyl methyl cellulose, avenanthramides, glycerin and vitamin E.…
    06.06.13

  • P&G Patents Unit Dose Dish Detergent

    • US 8,431,517 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented an automatic dishwashing detergent unit dose composition that contains a combination of a polyvalent metal compound (hydrozincite) and a low foaming, nonionic surfactant having a c…
    06.06.13

  • Toothpowder with Bamboo Salt

    • US Patent No. 8,435,499 B2; Ji-Won Nam, Uijeongbu-Si, Republic of Korea, has patented a toothpowder composition that contains wheat flour, bamboo salt, burnt alum, pine resin, Nelumbo nucifera gaertner, Asiasarum, Cimicifuga heracleifolia, Ang…
    06.06.13

  • Perfume Delivery System Patented by P&G

    • US Patent No. 8,431,520 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded patent protection on a perfume delivery system comprised of 2-(R,S)-(1-(3-methylbut-2-enyl)cyclobutyl)butan-2-ol. The perfume delivery system is a polymer-assisted d…
    06.06.13

  • Nail Whitening Composition Patented by L’Oréal

    • US Patent No. 8,435,500 B2; L’Oréal has been awarded a US patent for its cosmetic composition for bleaching discolored nails. The composition is comprised of at least one hydrogen peroxide generator selected from carbamide peroxid…
    06.06.13

  • Cosmetic Preparations of Lipid Mixtures

    • US Patent No. 8,435,546 B2; Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, has patented a cosmetic, dermatological or pharmaceutical preparation that is comprised of (a) one or more lipids, which comprise at least one lipid selected from mineral oils, cetearyl isono…
    06.06.13

  • L’Oréal Patents Mousse

    • US Patent No. 8,394,394 B2; Mousse formulations have been patented by L’Oréal France. The cosmetic base is comprised of an anhydrous mixture of an effective amount of at least one first non-emulsifying, gellable silicone elastome…
    05.03.13

  • Acidic Hard Surface Cleaners Patented by Reckitt Benckiser

    US Patent No. 8,383,566 B2; Reckitt Benckiser LLC has patented acidic hard surface cleaning compositions that exhibit good removal of greasy stains and concurrently also exhibit good soap scum removal from hard surfaces. The compositions are compris…
    04.04.13

  • Tooth Whitening Lozenge Patented by Cadbury

    US Patent No. 8,388,938 B2, Cadbury Holdings Limited, Middlesex, UK, has patented a solid oral tooth whitening lozenge composition that is comprised of more than 75% by weight of solid material. The composition contains a water-soluble lozenge base,…
    04.04.13

  • Ecolab Patents Rinse Aid With Synergistic Preservative

    US Patent No. 8,383,570 B2; Ecolab USA Inc. has been awarded a US patent for preservative compositions that are comprised of sodium bisulfate, to bring the composition to a pH of about 2, and a combination of acids consisting of benzoic and sorbic ac…
    04.04.13

  • Faber Castell Patents Cosmetic For Eyelids, Brows

    US Patent 8,388,988 B2; Faber-Castell AG, Stein, Germany, has been awarded a US patent covering an aqueous cosmetic preparation for coloring eyelids and eyebrows. It consists of an aqueous plastic dispersion based on an acrylate polymer; alcohol, whe…
    04.04.13