Patents


  • 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

  • Cleaning Agent Patented by Henkel

    US Patent No. 9,169,457 B2; Henkel AG, Dusseldorf, has patented a liquid washing or cleaning agent. It is comprised of surfactant(s) and an alkylbenzene sulfonic acid-treated cellulose or an alkylbenzene sulfonic acid-treated cellulose derivative.…
    02.03.16

  • P&G Patents Personal Cleansers With Polyacrylate Microcapsule

    US Patent No. 9,162,085 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal cleanser that contains a premix comprising an anionic charged polyacrylate microcapsule and a cationic deposition polymer; detersive surfactant; and a carrier.…
    02.03.16

  • Organic Cleaning Composition With Soapberries

    US Patent No. 9,217,125 B2; Greenology Products, Inc., Raleigh, NC, has patented an organic cleaning composition. The formulation is comprised of soapberries; saponified oil; soap bark; sodium carbonate, sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide, alkali…
    02.03.16

  • Kao Patents Skin Cleansing Agent, Cosmetic

    US Patent No. 9,114,084 B2; Kao Corp. has patented a skin cleansing method. The composition is comprised of components A, B, C and D.  Where, A is a polyoxyethylene alkyl ether sulfate; B is a cation group-containing polymer having a cationic ch…
    02.03.16

  • Mary Kay Hits Patent Milestone

    With more than 130 patents awarded in 2015, Mary Kay Inc. has set a company milestone with more than 1,200 patents for products, technologies and packaging designs in its global portfolio. Notable utility patents awarded to Mary Kay for skin care…
    02.03.16

  • Chanel Patents Active Release For Skin Care Products

    US Patent No. 9,198,850 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute has patented a cosmetic method for gradually releasing an amount of active principle on skin by exchange with ions of said active principle, all day long, under standard conditions, in order to provid…
    01.04.16

  • Bright Detergent

    US 9,200,240 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a detergent composition that contains violet anionic alkoxylated thiophene dye comprising an anionic group covalently bound to alkoxy groups; blue triphenyl methane dye, wherein the m…
    01.04.16

  • Squash and Pumpkin Extract In Personal Care Formulas

    US 9,198,852 B2; Burt’s Farm LLC, Dawsonville, GA, has patented a personal care composition for cleaning and/or moisturizing skin or hair comprising a cosmetic base and effective amounts of a preservative as well as an extract of butternut squa…
    01.04.16

  • P&G Patents Cleanser With Abrasive Particles

    US Patent No. 9,163,200 B2;  P&G has patented a liquid cleaning and/or cleansing composition that contains abrasive cleaning particles, water and surfactant. The abrasive cleaning particles have packing density between about 50kg/m3 and abou…
    01.04.16

  • Enhanced Flavor Release In Oral Care Products

    US Patent No. 9,161,890 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented an oral care composition with enhanced flavor release. It is comprised of an orally acceptable carrier comprising a first flavor; and a multilayer substantially of lamellar film for extended…
    01.04.16

  • Preservative Patents Protected by schülke

    The opposition division of the European Patent Office confirmed that Schülke & Mayr GmbH holds unrestricted European patent protection for several of its cosmetics and toiletries preservatives. Among the products protected by this ruling is…
    01.04.16

  • Color Cosmetics | Fine Fragrance | Skin Care | Sun Care
    Mary Kay Reaches Patent Milestone

    Mary Kay Reaches Patent Milestone

    Awarded more than 1,200 for product, technologies and packaging.
    12.29.15

  • Avon Patents Medemia Nobilis Extracts

    US Patent No. 9,168,283 B2; Avon Products has patented a composition for stimulating collagen, pro-collagen or hyaluronic acid production in the skin. The composition is comprised of a protic solvent extract of Medemia nobilis, a cosmetically accepta…
    12.02.15

  • Anti-Glycation Agent With Garcinia Kola

    US Patent No. 9,107,849 B2; Universite D’Agers has patented a cosmetic treatment method for inhibiting glycation of proteins. It calls for applying to the skin a cosmetic composition that is comprised of an anti-glycation agent including a Garc…
    12.02.15