Patents


  • Color Cosmetics

    Cosmetic Palette Patented by Estée Lauder

    US Patent No. 9,498,041 B2; ELC Management, LLC, Melville, NY, has patented a combination cosmetic palette and selection mechanism. The palette comprises a flat surface housing cosmetic products in a side-by-side arrangement forming rows, wherein…
    01.06.17

  • Zecchino Patents Skin Care Formula

    US Patent No. 9,474,708 B2; Julius Zecchino of New York has patented a  formulation consisting of at least one hydrophilic polymer, at least one desquamatory agent, water, at least one additive, preservatives, flavoring and coloring agents, and…
    12.01.16

  • Method for Cleaning Surfaces

    US Patent No. 9,476,014 B2; Joseph M. Galimi, II of Mableton, GA, and Ronald Jones of Charleston, SC have been awarded a US patent for a method to clean a surface. It entails combining compositions from two different vessels. The first composition co…
    12.01.16

  • Chewable Dental Cleaning Product

    US Patent No. 9,474,698 B1; Brittany Luzar of Durango, CO has patented a dental biscuit that cleans the teeth when chewed. The biscuit mixture is comprised of rice flour, white whole wheat flour, wheat starch, sugar, whole grain oat flour, flavor pow…
    12.01.16

  • Diversey’s Effluent-Neutral CIP/SIP Cleaning Solutions

    US Patent No. 9,476,017 B2; Diversey, Inc., Sturtevant, WI, has patented a  method of cleaning, sanitizing or disinfecting. The method entails contacting a soiled substrate with a cleaning, sanitizing, or disinfecting composition that is compris…
    12.01.16

  • Non-Toxic Hand Cleaner

    US Patent No. 9,476,015 B2; Richard Adam Cesari of Dallas, TX has been awarded a US patent for a cleaning composition that contains at least one organic solvent comprising vegetable oil; at least one co-solvent that comprises propylene carbonate; at…
    12.01.16

  • Cosmetic Composition Patented by P&G

    US Patent No. 9,446,265 B2;  Procter & Gamble has patented a finisher composition that is comprised of spherical starch particles having a mean particle size of approximately 5 to 30 microns; a non-volatile oil; and water. The composition in…
    12.01.16

  • Combe Patents Air Oxidation Hair Color Composition

    US Patent No. 9,474,704 B2;  Combe Incorporated has patented a method for gradually coloring hair. It entails the following steps: applying an air oxidation hair color composition to hair; removing the composition from the hair directly after ap…
    12.01.16

  • ELC Patents Kit for Whitening Hyperpigmented Spots

    US Patent No. 9,474,705 B2; ELC Management LLC has patented a method for whitening discrete hyperpigmented spots on skin by applying a liquid pigmented treatment composition that has at least one skin whitening active in a polymeric coating material…
    12.01.16

  • Hair Care

    Olaplex LLC Sues L'Oréal

    Says beauty giant is infringing on its technology.
    11.29.16

  • New Avon Launches Rep Recruitment Campaign

    With a major ad campaign designed to attract representatives in the US, “This is Boss Life,” New Avon LLC says it is celebrating the flexibility, freedom and financial opportunity of becoming an Avon Representative. “This is Boss Li…
    11.02.16

  • Hair Care

    Hair Growth Method Patented by Avon

    US Patent No. 9,408,795 B2; Avon Products Inc. has patented a method for promoting growth of keratin fibers by topically applying a composition that has a topically acceptable vehicle and a fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (FGFR 1)-inhibiting amou…
    11.02.16

  • Skin Care

    Skin Treatment Has Soluble Collagen

    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…
    11.02.16

  • Hair Care

    Hair Compositions With Aqueous Wax

    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…
    11.02.16

  • Hair Straightening Method Patented by Conopco

    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,…
    11.02.16

  • Colgate Patents Visually Patterned Compositions

    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…
    11.02.16

  • Skin Care

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

    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…
    11.02.16

  • Oral Care

    Oral Care Patent Awarded To Italian Company

    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…
    11.02.16

  • Skin Care

    Estée Lauder Patents formula with NIR Light-Emitting Material

    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…
    10.03.16

  • Actives | OTC/Medicated  | Skin Care

    Anti-Aging Skin Treatment Patented by Seeds Group

    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…
    10.03.16