Patents


  • Personal Cleansers

    Personal Cleaner with Zinc Pyrithione Patented by P&G

    US Patent No. 9,504,638 B2;  The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal cleansing composition (a bar soap) comprising zinc pyrithione, surfactant and an acidic pH adjusting agent.  The composition’s pH value is higher…
    01.06.17

  • Household Cleaning

    Colgate Cleanser Contains Radish Root Ferment Filtrate

    US Patent No. 9,504,635 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a cleansing composition that contains a partially neutralized 4-oxovaleric acid;  leuconostoc/radish root ferment filtrate derived from radishes fermented with Leuconostoc kim…
    01.06.17

  • Personal Cleansers

    Cellulose-Based Soaped Paper

    US Patent No. 9,506,022 B2; Danilo Ronco of Villanova Solaro, Italy has patented a soaped paper that is comprised of a disaggregatable paper comprising cellulose fibers; a disaggregating agent selected from the group consisting of polymers based o…
    01.06.17

  • Laundry Care

    Ecolab Patents Fabric Softening Method

    US Patent No. 9,506,015 B2; Ecolab  has patented a method of conditioning and softening fabrics that entails washing fabric in a detergent with a pH range of about 7-14; contacting the fabric with a fabric softening composition that has one or m…
    01.06.17

  • Household Cleaning

    Bottle Cleaning Powder and Tablet

    US 9,506,014 B1; Crystal Clear Laboratories, Montvale, NJ, has patented a multiple action cleaning detergent formulation that contains citric acid, sodium bicarbonate, sodium citrate, protease, sodium lauryl sulfoacetate, sodium percarbonate and mag…
    01.06.17

  • 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