Patents

  • Skin Treatment Has Soluble Collagen

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,786 B2; Biopelle, Inc.,  a firm based in Ferndale, MI, has patented a skin treatment method that entails applying a non-emulsified composition that includes magnesium aluminum silicate, soluble collagen, hydrolyzed elastin, s…


  • Hair Compositions With Aqueous Wax

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,785 B2; L’Oréal has patented a method of shaping hair with a styling composition that contains an aqueous dispersion with at least one solid wax particle having a particle size ranging from about five microns to about…


  • Hair Straightening Method Patented by Conopco

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,414,999 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a method of straightening hair which entails applying an aqueous hair treatment composition that contains sorbitol or isomalt, citric acid and water. Following application,…


  • Colgate Patents Visually Patterned Compositions

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,784 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has been awarded a patent for a visually patterned, oriented composition comprising a first visually distinguishable zone of visible particles, and a second visually distinguishable zone in physic…


  • P&G Patents Systems To ID Cosmetic Agents for Skin Care

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,434,993 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a system for identifying connections between a cosmetic agent and at least one gene associated with a skin aging condition. The patent entails at least one computer readable…


  • Oral Care Patent Awarded To Italian Company

    November 2, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,791 B2; Coswell S.p.A, Funo di Argelato, Italy, has been awarded a US patent for an oral care and oral hygiene product having photocatalytic activity comprising particles of a calcium phosphate compound, superficially functionaliz…


  • Estée Lauder Patents formula with NIR Light-Emitting Material

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,790 B2; ELC Management has patented a method for stimulating healing or regenerative properties in the skin, scalp and/or hair. It comprises applying to the skin, scalp and/or hair a cosmetic or dermatological composition that has…


  • Anti-Aging Skin Treatment Patented by Seeds Group

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,403,042 B2; Seeds Group, LP, New York, NY, has patented a topical composition for reducing visible signs of aging, reducing trans-epidermal water loss, and/or healing wounds. The composition is comprised of oil extracted from Echium s…


  • Clark Pharmaceuticals Patents Composition To Treat Dry Skin

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,399,009 B1; Clark Pharmaceuticals LLC, Fort Worth, TX, has patented a method for treatment of dry skin. It entails applying a topical preparation comprised of a pharmaceutically effective amount of ethoxydiglycol, allyl methacrylates…


  • P&G Patents Surface Treatment With Lipases

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,404,070 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a method of cleaning a textile or hard surface or other surface in fabric and home care. It comprises an aqueous solution comprising a lipase, a bleach component and an optiona…


  • Novel Polymeric Material Reduces Facial Wrinkles

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,403,041 B2; Cupron Inc., Richmond, VA, has patented a cosmetic method for reducing wrinkles, fine lines, and/or crow’s feet on the face or neck in which a polymeric material is applied daily to the face and/or neck. The polymeri…


  • Thickening Cleaning Composition without Polymers

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,410,112 B2; Ecolab USA has patented a method of thickening a cleaning composition without the use of polymers. It entails adding to a composition a non polymer acidic viscoelastic surfactant that includes one or more of the following:…


  • Laundry Additive Provides UV Protection

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,404,214 B2; The Sweet Living Group, St. Louis, MO, has patented a laundry detergent composition for incorporating into a fabric ultraviolet radiation protection. The composition is comprised of a laundry detergent and a suspension of…


  • SCJ Cleaning Composition Has Residual Benefits

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,410,111 B2; SC Johnson & Son, Racine, WI, has been awarded a patent for a composition to be used on a hard surface. The composition is comprised of at least one surfactant; and a blend of non-ethoxylated linear primary alcoho…


  • Denture Adhesive Hydrogel with Dry Tack

    October 3, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,408,780 B2; Combe Incorporated has patented a denture adhesive hydrogel comprising a mixed salt of a copolymer of alkyl vinyl ether, and maleic anhydride or maleic acid, a dry tack enhancing agent being polyvinylpyrrolidone, and optio…