Patents

  • Unilever Earns Patent For Fabric Conditioner

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,684 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, Greenwich, CT, earned a patent for a fabric conditioner comprising a cationic fabric softening composition, a fatty acid partial ester of a polyhydric alcohol and water.…


  • P&G Patents Hair Bleach Kit

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,872,228 B1: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, earned a patent for a hair bleach product in kit form comprising a peroxide-based developer component, a powder activator component, an alkalizing agent and an applicator.…


  • Bush, Boake Allen Earns Patent for Perfuming Agent

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,366 B2: Bush, Boake Allen, Inc., Montvale, NJ, patented ethyl 3-mercaptobutyrate as a perfuming agent to confer, enhance, improve or modify the odor properties of a perfuming composition or a perfumed article.…


  • San-Ei Kagaku Patents Hair Treating Agent

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,368 B2: Tokyo-based San-Ei Kagaku Co., Ltd. earned a patent for a hair-treating agent.…


  • Henkel Earns Patent For Hair Dye

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,170 B2: Henkel, Düsseldorf, Germany, patented a composition for coloring hair comprising a cosmetic carrier, at least one substantive dye and at least one indoline compound.…


  • Kao Patents Skin Care Composition

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,378 B1: Tokyo, Japan-based Kao Corporation patented an external skin care composition comprising a ceramide production-accelerating agent and a film forming polymer.…


  • Unilever Patents Wrinkle Indicator

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,875,444 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, Greenwich, CT, earned a patent for a test kit for visualizing fine lines and wrinkles on the skin comprising a transparent first strip provided with an adhesive, an imaging substrate…


  • Sabinsa Earns Patent For Piperine Derivative

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,849,645: Sabinsa Corporation, Piscataway, NJ, earned a patent for tetrahydropiperine—a derivative of piperine, an alkaloid found in black pepper and long pepper. Applications include enhancing the bioavailability of nutrients, d…


  • P&G Patents Skin Protection Composition

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,855,326 B2: Researchers at Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, developed a composition for the reduction of lipase enzyme activity on the skin, comprising a specific formula.…


  • LOral Paris Patents UV Formula

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,855,311 B2: L’Oréal Paris earned a patent for a photoprotective cosmetic emulsion comprising at least one aqueous phase, at least one oily phase, an effective UV-photoprotecting amount of at least one metal oxide UV-block…


  • Permanent Wave Agent Patented by Henkel

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,863,883 B1: Henkel Lion Cosmetics Co. Ltd., Osaka, Japan, earned a patent for a two-package kit for permanently waving hair comprising a cationic dye solution, an oxidative fixing solution and a reducing composition.…


  • Cosmetic Composition Patented by Unilever

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,863,897 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA patented a topical cosmetic composition comprising micronized metal oxide and a 4-substituted resorcinol derivative.…


  • Kao Patents Particles for Surfactants

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,864,221 B1: Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, patented particles for supporting a surfactant obtainable by spray-drying a preparation liquid comprising a water-soluble polymer and a water-soluble salt.…


  • Fabric Softeners Patented by Colgate

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,864,223 B2: Colgate Palmolive, New York, NY, earned a patent for a fabric softening composition comprising a cationic softener, a water-soluble cross-linked cationic polymer and a perfume.…


  • Shiseido Patents Skin Care Formula

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,861,050 B2: Shiseido Company, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, patented a method of inhibiting melanization of melanin monomers in a skin caused by irradiating the melanin monomers with ultraviolet rays.…