Patents


  • Sun Care

    Sunscreen Patented by Mary Kay

    US Patent No. 9,295,622 B2; Mary Kay Inc. has patented a substantive emulsion comprising water; a combination of octisalate, avobenzone, homosalate, oxybenzone, and octocrylene; a combination of polyvinylpyrrolidone/eicosene copolymer and hydroxyethy…
    05.01.16

  • Protective Wax for Bleached Teeth

    US Patent No. 9,301,915 B2; Centrix, Inc., Shelton, CT, has patented a method of maintaining whiter teeth. It comprises applying a whitening material to teeth and then applying a protective coating material to the teeth. The protective coating contai…
    05.01.16

  • Color Cosmetics

    P&G Patents Mascara with Thickening Benefits

    US Patent No. 9,254,247 B2;  The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a mascara system comprising, in combination, a molded, thermoplastic mascara applicator comprising substantially longitudinal stem having a major axis and a plurality of…
    05.01.16

  • Hair Care

    L’Oréal Patents Hair Color

    US Patent No. 9,295,632 B1; L'Oréal, Paris, has been awarded a US patent covering an acidic hair pretreatment composition. It is comprised of at least one film-forming latex polymer; at least one neutralizing agent; at least one organic so…
    05.01.16

  • Color Cosmetics | Skin Care

    Lauder Patents Cosmetic with Resveratrol Derivatives

    US Patent No. 9,295,621 B2; ELC Management LLC, New York, has patented an emulsion cosmetic composition comprising esters consisting of a mixture of: 3-phosphate-5,4′-dihydroxystilbene, 4′-phosphate-3,5′-hydroxystilbene, 3,5-diphoso…
    05.01.16

  • Personal Cleansers | Skin Care

    Synthetic Solid Cleanser

    US Patent No. 9,301,916 B2; Arthur Perry of Franklin Park, NJ has patented a sydnet for skin cleansing having a pH in the range of from about 5.3 to about 5.8. It is comprised of: quillaja, bergaptene-free essential lemon oil, thymol, essential laven…
    05.01.16

  • Personal Cleansers | Skin Care

    Personal Care Products Containing Ocean Rainwater

    US Patent No. 9,295,618 B2;  PV Creations LLC, Fair Lawn, NJ, has been awarded patent protection for a method of increasing moisture absorption in human skin that entails applying to the skin an effective amount of a hydrating mist comprising pu…
    05.01.16

  • Oral Care

    P&G Mouth Rinse Has Cetylpyridinium Chloride

    US Patent No. 9,241,885 B2; Procter & Gamble has an oral care mouthrinse composition that is formulated with cetylpyridinium chloride as essential antimicrobial active; a pharmaceutically-acceptable liquid carrier comprising a major proportion of…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Processes for Manufacturing Toothpaste

    US Patent No. 9,254,253 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method of manufacturing a toothpaste. It entails dispersing guar gum into a first aqueous medium comprising sorbitol to produce a first gellant dispersion including hydrated guar gu…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Glaxo Oral Care Composition Combats Erosion

    US Patent No. 9,259,379 B2; Glaxo Group Limited has patented a method of providing enhanced protection of teeth against dental erosion and/or toothwear. It is comprised of applying to teeth whose enamel an oral care composition comprising sodium fluo…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Dentrifice with Low Solubility Flavorant

    US Patent No. 9,259,377 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented a method of preparing a dentifrice comprising a polymer matrix film with a low solubility flavorant in the following steps: forming a polymer matrix film in the substantial absence of a low s…
    04.01.16

  • Oral Care

    Two-Part Dental Care Product

    US 9,254,255 B2; Chung-Yuan Christian University has been awarded a patent for a dental care product with two-part formulations. They are a first agent comprising an orally acceptable carrier and equal to or more than 0.1mg/ml of a block copolymer co…
    04.01.16

  • Hair Care

    Stimulating Hair Growth

    US Patent No. 9,259,381 B2; ISP Investments, Inc., Wilmington, DE, has patented a 15 claims cosmetic treatment method that is applied topically to an area having hair follicles. The composition is comprised of at least one Zea mays L. peptidic hydrol…
    04.01.16

  • Color Cosmetics

    Coloring Pre-Mix for Cosmetics

    US Patent No. 9,259,383 B2, Coty, Inc. has patented coloring pre-mix for use in coloring of a cosmetic composition. It is comprised of benzyl benzoate, dipropylene glycol and coloring plant extracts. …
    04.01.16

  • Kao Patents Sotolone Odor Inhibitor

    US 9,254,248 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a US patent for a method of inhibiting an odor caused by sotolone  (a lactone and aroma compound with the typical smell of fenugreekor curry at high concentrations and mapl…
    04.01.16

  • Dissolvable Personal Care Product

    US Patent No. 9,233,055 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal care article in the form of a porous dissolvable solid structure. It is comprised of surfactant, polymeric structurant and plasticizer. The article is an open celled…
    04.01.16

  • Disinfectants | Household Cleaning | I&I Marketplace

    Low-VOC Cleaning Composition

    US Patent No. 9,234,165 B2; Clorox has patented a cleaning substrate. It is comprised of a substrate; a cleaning composition, loaded onto said substrate, that consist of cationic biocides, one or more surfactants (selected form the group consisting o…
    04.01.16

  • Skin Care

    Emulsifier-Free Skin Cosmetic

    US Patent No. 9,259,378 B2; Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, has been awarded a patent for a  cosmetic or dermatological preparation, wherein the preparation is free from emulsifiers and exhibits graininess. The process is comprised of dispersing one or…
    04.01.16

  • Sun Care

    J&J Patents Sunscreen With UV Radiation-Absorbing Polymer

    US Patent No. 9,254,254 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. has patented a composition that is comprised of a continuous water phase; a discontinuous oil phase, homogeneously distributed in said water phase, that is comprised of a polymer composi…
    04.01.16

  • l’Oréal Patents Cosmetic Use of Lacritin-Type Polypeptides

    US Patent No. 9,168,215 B2; L’Oréal Paris has patented a method for characterizing a condition of skin. The method entails the following steps: A) performing, in a first sample isolated from skin, a quantitative measurement of at leas…
    02.03.16