• Procter & Gamble Wins Crest IP Case

    October 3, 2016
    A federal court has entered a permanent injunction barring a private label manufacturer from infringing P&G’s substantial Crest Whitestrips intellectual property rights. Specifically, the Court enjoined Onuge Personal Care (Guangzhou) Co. L…

  • Mouth Rinse for Malodor

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,393,184 B2; ProFresh Properties, Philadelphia, PA, has patented a method for preparing a tissue-compatible mouth rinse solution containing an antimicrobial multiple oxychlorine oral rinse composition to treat oral malodor, tooth decay…

  • Patent Covers Method For Blurring Skin Defects

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,387,161 B2; ELC Management has patented a method for moisturizing a keratin surface and blurring the appearance of defects by de-glossing the keratin surface via  topical product. The method entaills topically applying copolymer…

  • AmorePacific Patents Skin Cleanser

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,399,007 B2; AmorePacific has patented a skin cleansing composition containing a lamellar-forming component, an oil, and an oil structure stabilizer selected from the group consisting of sorbitan laurate, sorbitan palmitate, sorbitan s…

  • SCJ’s Hard Surface Cleaner Is a Self-Adhesive Gel

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,399,752 B2; SC Johnson & Son has patented a composition for treating a hard surface comprising at least one adhesion promoter that comprises at least one ethoxylated alcohol including from 15 to 55 ethoxy groups; at least one surf…

  • RB Patents Carpet Cleaning Composition

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,382,503 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented a carpet cleaning composition that has an acidic pH. It is comprised of bactericidally active cationic compounds comprising a benzyl C12-C16 alkyl dimethyl quaternary ammonium cationic compou…

  • Deodorant Composition Patented by Monell

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,381,142 B2; The Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA and Symrise Inc. have been awarded a patent for a deodorant composition comprising a mixture of agents that block and/or reduce the perception of malodors. The mixture co…

  • Cosmetic Formulation

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,381,144 B1; Bethany L. Hilt of Cleveland, OH has patented a cosmetic formulation that contains water; glycerin; a provitamin of vitamin B5; allantoin; white tea extract; stearyl alcohol; olive oil; jojoba oil; vitamin E acetate; an am…

  • Palm Oil Extracts Reduce Appearance of Wrinkles

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,381,145 B2; The Malaysian Palm Oil Board has been awarded a patent for a method of treating or reducing the appearance of wrinkles or fine lines on skin. It entails applying an effective amount of a cosmeceutical composition that cont…

  • Antimicrobial Skin Sanitizing Composition

    September 1, 2016
     US Patent No. 9,381,150 B2; Kimberly-Clark has patented an antimicrobial skin sanitizing composition that contains alcohol; a cationic compound for imparting a skin conditioning benefit; and a thickening system compatible with the cationic comp…

  • Anti Aging Topical with Pluripotent Stem Cells

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,381,151 B2; Richard Burt of Chicago has patented a topical anti-aging composition for the skin comprising non-viable lyophilized pluripotent stem cells dispersed in a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The non-viable lyophilized plu…

  • Anti-Aging Product and Multi-Chamber Package

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,393,182 B2; Scarguard Labs LLC, Great Neck, NY, has patented an anti-aging product that has at least two active agents for reducing age-related skin symptoms. The active agents are packaged into separate compartments of a single-use m…

  • Procter & Gamble Patents Detergent Pouch

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,382,506 B2; Procter & Gamble has been awarded a patent for a water-soluble pouch comprising a plurality of compartments. Each compartment contains a composition that is a liquid comprising one more detergent active or auxiliary co…

  • Three-Layered Hair Composition Patented by Estée Lauder

    September 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,393,183 B2; ELC Management has patented a cosmetic composition that has three liquid layers. The top layer comprises at least 50% of one or more liquid base oils; the middle layer comprises one or more liquid, linear silicones; and th…

  • P&G Prevails in Crest IP Case

    P&G Prevails in Crest IP Case

    August 25, 2016
    Protecting Whitestrips from private label brand.