Patents


  • Semi-Rigid Gel Cleansing Article

    • US Patent No. 8,357,645 B2; The United States of America/Secretary of Agriculture has patented a semi-rigid gel cleansing article that contains at least one gelling agent, at least one solvent and an effective amount of at least one cleansing…
    03.14.13

  • 3M Patents Surfactant-Free Topical Insect Repellent

    US Patent No. 8,114,386 B2; 3M Innovative Properties Company, St. Paul, MN, has patented a single phase, surfactant-free, topical insect repellent composition. It is comprised of an effective amount of one or more film-forming methyl vinyl ether-male…
    03.14.13

  • Preparation of UV-Curable Artificial Nail Gels

    US 8,367,045 B2; Mycone Dental Supply Co., Cherry Hill, NJ, has patented a method of preparing colored ultraviolet (UV)-curable compositions useful for adornment of natural and artificial nails and artificial nail extensions. It entails dispersing a…
    03.14.13

  • Delivery Composition

    • US Patent No. 8,357,649 B2; The Procter & Gamble Co. has patented a benefit agent delivery composition. It is comprised of an agglomerate, particulate and/or extrudate. The agglomerate, particulate and/or extrudate comprises a chelant and…
    03.14.13

  • Cosmetic with Extracts, Oils and Vitamins

    • US Patent No. 8,357,382 B1; Bethany L. Hilt of Cleveland, OH has patented a cosmetic formulation. It is comprised of water; glycerin; a provitamin of vitamin B5; allantoin; white tea extract; blueberry extract; acai extract; at least one UVA a…
    03.14.13

  • Unit Dose Liquid Treatment Patented by Procter & Gamble

    • US Patent. 8,357,648 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a pearlescent unitary dose composition suitable for laundry or hard surface cleaning having a turbidity of greater than 5 and less than 3000 NTU. The composition comprises…
    03.14.13

  • Avon Awarded Patent Covering Long-Wearing Cosmetics

    • US Patent No. 8,377,425 B2; Avon Products has been awarded a US patent covering a cosmetic composition comprising a film-forming polyurethane polymer selected from the group consisting of bis-PEG-1 dimethicone-dimer diol/ isophorone diisocyana…
    03.14.13

  • New Tooth Gloss

    • US Patent No. 8,377,421 B2; Martin S. Giniger of New York has patented a composition for use as a tooth gloss or a finishing composition to enhance the appearance of the dentition. The composition is a solid, solventless wax-based form for dir…
    03.14.13

  • Cleaning Compositon With Corrosion Inhibitor

    • US Patent No. 8,375,494 B2; Clean Control Corporation, Warner Robins, GA, has patented a cleaning composition that is comprised of at least one dispersing agent; at least one anti-redeposition agent; at least one corrosion inhibitor; at least…
    03.14.13

  • Wax Encapsulation Process

    • US Patent No. 8,357,318 B2; Givaudan S.A., Vemier, Switzerland, has patented a preparation process for microcapsules comprising a shell and a core that comprises a waxy solid. It is comprised of dispersing particles of waxy solid material in a…
    03.14.13

  • Beauty Supplement Awarded Patent

    Beauty Supplement Awarded Patent

    • Opus Skincare’s BeautyScoop beauty supplement has received a US patent (No. 8,329,642). Doctor developed and clinically proven, BeautyScoop delivers long-lasting results for skin, hair and nails, according to the New York-based company.…
    03.14.13

  • Mars Patents Periodontal Disease Treatment That Uses Cocoa Bean Extract

    Mars Patents Periodontal Disease Treatment That Uses Cocoa Bean Extract

    Mars Patents Periodontal Disease Treatment That Uses Cocoa Bean Extract The cocoa bean • Mars, Inc., McLean, VA, has patented a method of treating periodontal disease that entails administerin…
    03.14.13

  • Light-Reflective Makeup Patented by L’Oréal

    • US Patent No. 8,114,388 B2; Societe L’Oréal S.A., Paris, has patented a goniochromatic/light reflecting cosmetic makeup composition. The composition is comprised of at least one goniochromatic coloring agent and an amount of lig…
    03.14.13

  • Chinese Firm Patents Hair Coloring Products

    • US Patent No. 8,313,537 B2; Natural Medicine Institute of Zhejiang Yangsheng-tang Co. Ltd., Zhejiang China, has been awarded a US patent for a mordant useful in a hair dye product. It is comprised of an effective amount of a ferrous salt and a…
    02.13.13

  • P&G Patents Mild Multi-Phase Composition

    • US Patent No. 8,314,054 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal care article comprising a package containing a mild, multi-phase personal care composition. The composition includes a visually distinct cleansing phase comp…
    02.13.13

  • Auto Dish Agent Patented by Henkel

    • US Patent No. 8,314,056 B2; Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Düsseldorf, has patented a low-alkali, phosphate- and bleaching agent-free automatic dishwashing agent with a pH value (10% solution; 20°C) of between 8 and 12. It consists of citr…
    02.13.13

  • Post-Foaming Dental MoussePatented by Colgate-Palmolive

    • US Patent No. 8,337,818 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a post-foaming oral care mousse that is comprised of a dentifrice composition that contains surfactant and a humectant and a compressed liquid propellant that has a boiling poi…
    02.13.13

  • Halitosis TreatmentBased on Hydrogen Peroxide

    • US Patent No. 8,337,819 B2; Tomas Bernardo Galvan of Santiago, Chile has been awarded a US patent for an oral hygiene composition for the treatment of periodontal illnesses and halitosis. It consists of, in demineralized water, a mixture of hy…
    02.13.13

  • Water-Soluble Sunscreen For Acne Rosacea

    • US Patent No. 8,337,820 B2; A topical skin care dihydroxyacetone-free gel formulation to protect skin from ultraviolet rays has been patented by Bart Nieuwenhuijsen of Penn Valley, PA. The formulation contains dispersed titanium dioxide, 5-hyd…
    02.13.13

  • Dermadoctor Patents Hyperhidrosis Treatment

    • US Patent No. 8,337,821 B2; Dermadoctor, Kansas City, MO, has patented a composition to treat hyperhidrosis, or excessive, unpredictable sweating. The composition consisting essentially of aluminum zirconium tetrachlorohydrex glycine; gamma am…
    02.13.13