Patents


  • L’Oréal Patents Removable Waterproof Mascara

    • US Patent No. 8,211,415 B2; L’Oréal, Paris has patented a mascara with an aqueous continuous phase. The formula also comprises at least one aqueous dispersion of particles of a polymer obtained by polymerization or copolymerizat…
    08.01.12

  • Prevention of Skin Discoloration During Hair Dyeing

    • US Patent No. 8,211,413 B2; You See, LLC, Apopka, FL, has patented a method of preventing coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dyeing a person’s hair. It entails preparing a composition consisting of alcohol, polyvinylpyrrol…
    08.01.12

  • Colgate Patents Plaque Reduction Method

    • US 8,211,452 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method for inhibiting or reducing the formation of plaque on an oral surface. It entails contacting the oral surface with a composition that is comprised of an orally acceptable c…
    08.01.12

  • Laundry Stain and Pretreatment Sheet

    • US Patent No. 8,216,993 B2; Dirty Laundry, LLC, Cleveland, OH, has patented a laundry stain and soil pretreatment sheet comprising a water soluble or water dispersible carrier layer, a removable separator layer and a layer of cleaning agent…
    08.01.12

  • Glass Corrosion in ADD Patented by Reckitt

    • US Patent No. 8,216,990 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented a method of protecting glassware from corrosion in an automatic dishwashing process. It entails placing a composition comprising zinc and bismuth into a dishwasher and washing the gl…
    08.01.12

  • P&G Awarded Patents for Oral Care Compositions

    • The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a number of US patents covering oral care compositions with silica as a component. These include the following: 8,211,406 B2—an oral care composition comprising fused silica and a…
    08.01.12

  • Chanel and L’Oréal Patent Mascaras

    US Patent No. 8,211,416 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, has patented a mascara composition that is comprised of a cosmetically acceptable aqueous medium and an oily phase. The oily phase is comprised of at least one ethylene/vin…
    08.01.12

  • L’Oréal Patents Removable Waterproof Mascara

    US Patent No. 8,211,415 B2; L’Oréal, Paris has patented a mascara with an aqueous continuous phase. The formula also comprises at least one aqueous dispersion of particles of a polymer obtained by polymerization or copolymerization of mo…
    08.01.12

  • Dial Patents Reusable Antistatic Dryer Products

    • US Patent No. 8,188,031 B2; The Dial Corporation has patented a dryer product that imparts antistatic properties to textiles. It is comprised of a water-insoluble, moisture-permeable, enclosed container, adapted to be removably placed within…
    06.29.12

  • Aerosol Composition

    • US Patent No. 8,192,723 B2; Reckitt Benckiser (UK) Limited has patented a single phase aerosol composition consisting of hydrofluorocarbon(s) of vapor pressure greater than or equal to 4 bar at 20°C (60 psig at 70°F); a hydrocarbon p…
    06.29.12

  • Household Care Composition

    • US Patent No. 8,158,572 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a household care composition comprising linear polydimethylsiloxane-polyether copolymers with amino and/or quaternary ammonium groups, obtainable by the reaction of organopolysilo…
    06.29.12

  • Natural Origin Plasticizer For Nail Polish

    • US Patent No. 8,187,576 B2; Durlin France, Bergerac, France, has patented a process for producing a film-forming cosmetic composition. The process calls for mixing glycerol carbonate, at least one film-forming polymer, and at least one solve…
    06.29.12

  • Antiperspirant Compositions

    • US Patent No. 8,187,578 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented antiperspirant compositions and their manufacture. The patent covers packaging comprising a product chamber and an outer jacket at least partially surrounding the product chamber;…
    06.29.12

  • Therapeutic Skin Compositions

    • US Patent No. 8,188,047 B2; Thomas Perez of Chicago has been awarded a US patent for a skin cream composition that contains perfluorodecalin, L-glutathione and dimethyl sulfoxide.…
    06.29.12

  • Foam Oxidative Hair Colorant Patented by P&G

     US Patent No. 8,187,338 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented an oxidative hair colorant composition substantially free of surfactant. The composition contains a hair dye, an alkalizing agent, an oxidizing agent and a foam stabilizing agent sel…
    06.29.12

  • Dial Patents Reusable Antistatic Dryer Products

    US Patent No. 8,188,031 B2; The Dial Corporation has patented a dryer product that imparts antistatic properties to textiles. It is comprised of a water-insoluble, moisture-permeable, enclosed container, adapted to be removably placed within the drum…
    06.29.12

  • Natura Patents Cosmetic Composition

    US Patent No. 8,158,111 B2; Natura Cosmeticos S.A., São Paulo, has patented a cosmetic composition consisting essentially of: a mixture of cetearyl olivate and sorbitan olivate; biosaccharide gum-1; at least one wetting agent of vegetable orig…
    06.04.12

  • KPSS Kao Awarded Hair Care Patents

    US Patent Nos. 8,137,414 B2 and 8,137,4 B2; KPSS KAO Professional Salon Services GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany, has been awarded two patents related to its hair care business. Patent No. 8,137,414 B2 covers an aqueous composition for hair that comprises…
    04.30.12

  • Striped Personal Cleanser Patented by PG

    US Patent No. 8,124,573 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a US patent for a personal cleansing article. It is comprised of at least one cleansing phase stripe comprising a surfactant, an electrolyte comprising an anion selected fr…
    04.02.12

  • Skin Pampering Cream Lotion Patented by Beiersdorf

    US Patent No. 8,105,616 B2; Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, has patented an oil-in-water cosmetic preparation. It is comprised of an oil phase comprising mineral oils selected from paraffinum liquidum and paraffinum perliquidum.…
    03.02.12