Patents


  • Clear Antiperspirant

    Patent No. US 6,500,412 B1: Colgate-Palmolive patented a clear, low-tack, water-in-oil emulsion comprising an antiperspirant salt, tripropylene glycol, water, volatile silicone, silicone copolyol surfactant and nonvolatile silicone.…
    11.14.05

  • Aromatic Polymers Patented

    Patent No. US 6,500,414 B2: Siltech LLC, Dacula, GA, was awarded a patent for a UV-protective hair and skin agent which includes an effective UV-absorbing concentration of aromatic dimethicone copolyol polymers.…
    11.14.05

  • Cosmetic Composition

    Patent No. US 6,500,415 B2: Showa Denko K.K., Tokyo, Japan, researchers patented a cosmetic composition comprising titanium oxide coated with a dense silica film or zinc oxide coated with a dense silica film, and a thickening polymer having a carboxy…
    11.14.05

  • Daikin Awarded Patent

    Patent No. US 6,500,439 B1: Daikin Industries, Ltd., Osaka, Japan, patented a cosmetic comprising a raw material and a copolymer that contains repeating units derived from a fluorine-containing methacrylate and repeating units derived from at least o…
    11.14.05

  • LOral Earns Patent for

    Patent No. US 6,500,441 B2: L’Oréal, Paris, France, patented a transparent aqueous liquid cosmetic composition containing a transparent, single-phase aqueous liquid comprised of at least one alkyl para-hydroxybenzoate, water and at least…
    11.14.05

  • Protease Inhibitor Patented

    Patent No. US 6,500,443 B1: Kimberly-Clark, Neenah, WI, patented a skin treatment on a sheet containing a surfactant (selected from ethoxylated hydrogenated fatty oils, monosaccharides, monosaccharide derivatives, polysaccharides and/or polysaccharid…
    11.14.05

  • Dust Mite Controller

    Patent No. US 6,500,445 B1: A South Africa-based researcher earned a patent for a non-toxic aqueous composition that controls dust mites on textiles and carpets comprising at least one surfactant, at least one high terpene from citrus peel and/or pin…
    11.14.05

  • Skin Treatment

    Patent No. US 6,500,446 B1: Research-ers for Virbac, Carros, France, patented a skin treatment with at least one cationic polymer that improves the activity of at least one active molecule (antiseptic, antibiotic, antiviral, antifungal, antiparasitic…
    11.14.05

  • BASF Earns Patent for

    Patent No. US 6,500,447 B1: BASF AG, Ludwigshafen, Germany patented a pH-sensitive microcapsule which comprises a water-immiscible active ingredient contained within a shell wall made of free carboxylic acid groups.…
    11.14.05

  • Building Disinfectant

    Patent No. US 6,500,465 B1: A Pompano Beach, FL-based researcher patented a liquid biocidal, deodorant and mycotoxin and/or endotoxin denaturing composition containing hydrogen peroxide; t-butyl hydroperoxide; a water-compatible glycol or glycol ethe…
    11.14.05

  • Sun Protection Agents Patented

    Patent No. US 6,500,410 B1: Tromso, Norway-based Biotec Pharmacon ASA patented a sun protection composition which contains water-soluble β-(1,3) glucans that are free of β-(1,6) linkages and UV light protection factors.…
    11.14.05

  • LOral Awarded Patent

    Patent No. US 6,437,149 B1: L’Oréal S.A. researchers in France patented a cationic aminoanthraquinone formula and its use in dyeing hair. l…
    11.14.05

  • Oxidation Dye Precursor

    Patent No. US 6,436,152 B1: Wella AG, Darmstadt, Germany, patented an oxidation dye precursor with at least one developer and at least one coupler.…
    11.14.05

  • Noville Awarded

    Patent No. US 6,497,859 B1: Noville Inc., South Hackensack, NJ, patented an oral care composition consisting of a synthetic coolant, methyl acetate and a solubilizer that provide a prolonged cooling sensation to the mouth.…
    11.14.05

  • LOral Earns Hair Dye Patent

    Patent No. US 6,436,151 B2: Research-ers for L’Oréal S.A., Paris, France, patented a cosmetic composition for dyeing hair using at least one oxidation dye, at least one thickening polymer with at least one fatty acid chain and at least o…
    11.14.05

  • Light-Stable Formula

    Patent No. US 6,436,374 B1: Merck Patent GmbH, Haftung, Germany, patented a process to improve the photostability of butylmethoxydibenzoylmethane in a cosmetic using insoluble inorganic titanium dioxide particles doped with cerium or iron ions.…
    11.14.05

  • LOral Patents Direct Hair Dye

    Patent No. US 6,436,153 B2: L’Oreal S.A. researchers were awarded a patent for a direct hair dye comprising at least one cationic direct dye and at least one compound chosen from C6-C8 aromatic ethers of C2-C9 polyols.…
    11.14.05

  • Waterproof Antiperspirant

    Patent No. US 6,436,382 B1: Colgate-Palmolive, New York, NY, patented a suspension cosmetic product for reducing wetness under the arm comprising a water lock superabsorbent polymer, a volatile silicone, a gelling agent, a surfactant, an antiperspira…
    11.14.05

  • Hair Growth Promoter Patented

    Patent No. US 6,436,380 B1: Advantage Partners LLC, La Canada, CA, patented a method for treating balding scalp areas using an aerosol colored hair thickener consisting of pigment, PVPNA copolymer bonding resin, talc, silica and a volatile vehicle.…
    11.14.05

  • Cuticle Treatment Patented

    Patent No. US 6,436,379 B1: Gilbert, AZ-based International Flora patented a semi-solid emollient to treat cuticles.…
    11.14.05