• P&G Sues Edgewell

    P&G Sues Edgewell

    August 23, 2016
    Claims patent infringement over razor blades

  • Composition Corrects Skin Pigment Conditions

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,351,922 B2; Thomas Christopher Balshi of Delray Beach, FL has patented a composition for correcting a skin pigment condition. The composition contains zinc oxide, octinoxate, α-arbutin, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, water, ascorb…

  • Cosmetic with Fractal Particle Based Gels

    August 1, 2016
     US Patent No. 9,345,649 B2; Avon Products, Inc. has patented a cosmetic composition for application to a biologic substrate wherein the composition comprises a fractal gel comprising an admixture of a first fractal particle and a second fractal…

  • Skin Treatment with NFKB-Inhibitor, Tropoelastin Promoter

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,375,395 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumers Inc., Skillman, NJ, has been awarded patent protection for a method of treating a sign of skin aging, comprising topically applying a composition comprising 4-hexyl resorcinol and a blackber…

  • Cosmetic for Histamine Release Has Cannabis Essential Oil

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,078,838 B2; LVMH Recherche, France, has patented a cosmetic or dermatological composition for reducing histamine release comprising an effective amount of a combination of a cannabis essential oil obtained by a hydrodistillation proce…

  • P&G Patents Water-Soluble Surfactant with Improved Taste

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,078,826 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented an oral care composition that has water and an alkyl phosphate ethoxylated surfactant exhibiting improved taste. The alkyl phosphate ethoxylated surfactant comprises alcohols; alde…

  • Hair Loss Prevention Method

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,078,829 B2; Yagna Limited, London, patented a method of treating hair loss that entails applying a formulation that comprises at least one hair loss treating ingredient known to inhibit the hormonal mechanism underlying androgenetic h…

  • Modulating Hair Growth With Laminin-511 Peptide

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,351,914 B2; The board of trustees of Leland Stanford Junior University, Palo Alto, CA, has patented a biodegradable or biocompatible microneedle device for application of a laminin-511 peptide to a subject. The device is comprised of…

  • California Spa Patents Microdermabrasion Cream

    August 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,351,921 B1; Spa De Soleil, Inc., Sun Valley, CA, has patented a microdermabrasion cream that consists of deionized water, titanium dioxide, carbomer, glycerin, disodium EDTA, caprylic/capric triglycerides, polysorbate 20, citrus limon…

  • Skin Care Contains Sunscreen Chickory Root Extract

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,351,911 B1; Truth Aesthetics LLC, a company based in Austin, TX, has patented a topical skin care composition that contains ultrafine titanium dioxide; a source of moisturizing saccharide complex; an antioxidant complex; a chicory roo…

  • Clorox Patents Bleach Compositions

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,353,336 B2; The Clorox Company has patented a composition comprising a bleach compound that consists of magnesium, calcium and mixtures thereof. …

  • Laundry Additive Treatment

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,353,333 B1; AS Innovations LLC, Litchfield, CT, has patented a liquid laundry additive comprising zinc ricinoleate, carboxyalkyl cellulose and at least one surfactant. The zinc ricinoleate is present, on a wet basis, in an amount of 5…

  • Natural Hair Dye With Plant Polyphenols

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,345,654 B2; The Natural Medicine Institute of Zhejiang Yangshengtang, Hangzhou, has been awarded a US patent for dying human or animal hair. It is comprised of an effective amount of natural dye substances; and optionally one or more…

  • Anhydrous Lipstick Composition

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,345,657 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented an anhydrous lip composition that is comprised of C30-C45 alkyldimethylsilyl polypropylsilsesquioxane and another polypropylsilsesquioxane; stearyl heptanoate; and hydrogenated sty…

  • Avon Patents Skin Treatment with Melicope Extracts

    July 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,345,659 B2; Avon Products, Inc. has been awarded a US patent that covers a method for treating human skin experiencing lipid over-production. It is comprised of topically applying a composition that has an effective amount of Melicope…