Patents

  • Bed Bug Insecticide

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,105,620 B2; Wesley L Williams of New Orleans, LA and William Monroe Stephenson of Slidell, LA have been awarded a US patent for their bed bug insecticide. It is comprised of isopropyl alcohol, andiroba oil, orange oil, neem oil,…


  • Acne Gel from Galderma

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,105,618 B2; Galderma Research & Development has patented a method for treating common acne comprising administering once daily a physiologically acceptable aqueous gel composition that contains adapalene and/or at least one…


  • Pigment Compositions for Hair

    February 4, 2013
    US 8,105,393 B2; Boston Cosmetics, LLC, Cambridge, MA, has patented a method for coupling hair with pigment. It comprises treating hair with a treatment formulation that contains pigment-functionalized cationic polymer and coupling the treatment form…


  • Detergent for Dry Cleaning

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,110,009 B2; Robert N. Lee, Little Ferry, NJ, has patented a dry cleaning solution which comprises a petroleum-based solvent and a petroleum-based processed detergent. The detergent also is comprised of a dry soap (acidified), an effec…


  • Henkel Patents Coated Coloring Agents

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,110,010 B2; Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Duesseldorf, has patented an agent for coloring keratinic fibers. It is comprised of at least one particulate component having a particle core containing at least one oxidation dye precursor produ…


  • New Liquid Soap

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,110,533 B1; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has been awarded a US patent for a liquid cleansing composition comprising a fatty acids mixture that contains a mixture of C12 and C14 fatty acids, a mixture of C16-C20 fatty acids and…


  • Cold-Pressed Botanic Oil Blends

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 7,897,194 B2; Spooner, WI-based Botanic Innovations has been granted a US patent that covers the synergistic effect of antioxidant activity that occurs when its cold pressed black cumin seed oil is blended with other cold pressed seed o…


  • Helix BioMedix Strengthens IP with 4 Patents

    February 4, 2013
    Helix BioMedix Strengthens IP with 4 Patents • Helix BioMedix, Inc., Bothell, WA, has been granted four new US and foreign patents, further strengthening the company’s intellectual property assets. The patents, whi…


  • Colgate Patents Compositions With Sensates

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,084,050 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented a composition that is comprised of menthol, menthyl lactate, guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride and propylene glycol. The ratio of menthol to menthyl lactate is 1:1 to 1:2.5.…


  • Shiseido Patents Oil-Based Cosmetic for Eyelashes

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,080,238 B2; Shiseido Company, Ltd., Tokyo, has patented an oil-based cosmetic for eyelashes. It is comprised of a base, dextrin fatty acid ester selected from dextrin palmitate and dextrin palmitate/octanoate, a sucrose fatty ac…


  • New Antimicrobial Agent

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,080,258 B2; Svenska Miljobolaget SVV AB, Stockholm, has patented a method of inhibiting the growth of or killing bacterial microorganisms. It is comprised of treating the bacterial microorganisms that are Gram-positive or Gram-n…


  • L’Oréal Patents Cosmetic

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,080,257 B2; L’Oréal has patented a cosmetic composition that is comprised of at least one liquid fatty phase in a composition which comprises at least one structuring polymer chosen from ethylenediamine/stearyl dime…


  • Texas Pair Patents Pesticide

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,084,052 B1; James W. and Marianne L. Mason of Texarkana, TX have patented a pesticide. It contains an attractant (blood meal, gelatin, sugar, fruit gelatin, corn meal, tortilla mix or a mixture thereof), a plant growth stimulant compr…


  • Microdermabrasion Soap Bar

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,084,409 B2; Bella Bella, Inc. has patented a composition for a microdermabrasion soap bar. It contains a blend of magnesium oxide, iron oxide, aluminum oxide, calcium oxide and silica; dispersing agents comprising an oil component and…


  • Composition for Monitoring Surface Cleaning

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,084,410 B2; Kleancheck Systems, Hingham, MA, has patented a composition for monitoring cleaning of a surface. It comprises a carrier; a transparent indicator soluble in the carrier; a transparent source of adherence (methyl cellulose)…