Patents

  • LVMH Patents Non-Ethanol Perfumes

    November 17, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,425,529 B1 LVMH Recherche, Paris, has patented a perfume composition free of ethanol or alcohol. It is comprised of a perfume concentrate comprising at least one essential oil and a solubilizer comprised of an association of a hydr…


  • Patent Review

    November 7, 2008
    Framed Soap Composition Patented by Kao Corp. Patent No. U.S. 7,427,585 B2 Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a U.S. patent covering a framed soap composition that contains water and the following ingredients: (a) 25-60% of a fatty acid soa…


  • Sunscreen Compositions Patented by Playtex

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,416,719 B2 Playtex Products has been awarded a U.S. patent for sunscreen that is comprised of least one sunscreen agent and at least one lauryl glucoside emulsifier which imparts an enhanced soft, silky feel to the composition.…


  • Topical Nail Hardener

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US. 7,416,720 B2 A nail hardener that decreases brittleness and increases strength has been patented by Morteza Hajirahimy of Tehran, Iran. The topical aqueous composition consists of 20% glycerin, 17% water, 3% propylene glycol and 60%…


  • Massaging Bar Soap

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US. 7,417,015 B2 Colgate-Palmolive has patented a soap bar comprising at least two different portions that have a difference in solubility of at least about 1%, forming a ridged structure. The first portion is comprised of sodium soap tha…


  • Enhanced Stain Removal

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,417,017 B2 Dial has patented a liquid laundry detergent composition. It is comprised of 0.5-4% linear alkyl benzene sulfonate surfactant; 1-10% of an alkyl ether sulfate surfactant; 0.5-5% of alcohol ethoxylate nonionic surfactant; 0…


  • Hollow Body For Rinsing Agent

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,417,019 B2 Henkel of Germany has been awarded a U.S. patent for a hollow body with a compartment, containing a portion of a washing, cleaning or rinsing agent. The detergent portion is comprised of at least one detersive formulation…


  • Dish Machine Detergent

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,415,983 B2 Ecolab Inc. has patented a method of cleaning glassware in a dish machine using an acidic detergent. The acidic cleaning composition is comprised of a mineral acid and a surfactant. The cleaning composition is inserted in…


  • Hair Dye

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,416,566 B2 Kirin Cosmetics Co., Ltd., Korea, and Beauty Master Inc., Compton, CT, have been awarded a hair dye patent. The composition contains a first functional agent containing an oxidative dye and an alkalizing agent and a second…


  • Cosmetic Composition

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,416,567 B2 A cosmetic composition for keratinous substrates with triarylmethane compounds has been patented by L'Oréal, Paris. It contains at least one triarylmethane dye molecule chosen from polymeric triarylmethane dye molec…


  • Natural Amino Acids, Peptides for Anti-Aging

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,427,690 Bioderm Research patented complexes derived from natural amino acids and peptides for anti-aging skin and hair cosmetic formulations. This patent provides solutions for the marketing of hair and skin anti-aging products for…


  • Patent Review

    October 1, 2008
    Sunscreen Compositions Patented by Playtex Patent No. U.S. 7,416,719 B2 Playtex Products has been awarded a U.S. patent for sunscreen that is comprised of least one sunscreen agent and at least one lauryl glucoside emulsifier which imparts an e…


  • Deodorizing Composition Patented by S.C. Johnson

    September 11, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,407,922 B2 S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. has patented a solid deodorizing composition. It consists, by weight, of 0.5-2.5% of a malodor counteractant selected from amyl cinnamaldehyde, benzophenone, benzyl benzoate, benzyl isoeugenol,…


  • Hair Treatment Lotion

    September 11, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,404,947 B2 Le Piane Di Lama, Mocogno, Italy, has been awarded a U.S. patent for a hair treatment lotion. It consists of green tea, gentian and geranium mixed with at least one solution medium that is an aqueous base or a physiologica…


  • In-Grown Hair Prevention

    September 11, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,404,949 B2 Unilever has been awarded a method of overcoming in-grown hair. It is comprised of a cosmetic composition that includes, by weight, 0.1-30% malonic acid or a salt thereof and 1-99.9% of a cosmetically acceptable carrier.…