Patents


  • Henkel Patents Two-Phase Developer

    US Patent No. 8,226,733 B2; Henkel has been awarded a US patent for a cosmetic agent for the treatment of keratinic fibers. It is comprised of at least two phases separated from each other. The first phase is an aqueous phase containing at leas…
    02.04.13

  • Avon Patents Hair and Skin Care Composition

    US Patent No. 8,246,937 B2; Avon has patented a composition for forming a film on hair or skin. It is comprised of dimethicone PEG-7 sulfate and diisostearyi polyglyceryl-3 dimer dilinoleate.…
    02.04.13

  • Styling Aid from L’Oréal Contains Gellan Gum

    US Patent No. 8,246,940 B2; L’Oréal Paris S.A. has patented a hair styling composition comprising a partially deacylated gellan gum, a fixing polymer of acrylic acid/ethyl acrylate/N-tert-butylacrylamide terpolymers, NaCl and ethano…
    02.04.13

  • Production Method for Highly Pure Hydroquinone

    US Patent No. 8,247,620 B2; Rhodia has been awarded a US patent covering a process for the preparation of hydroquinone starting from a crude hydroquinone HQ0. It is comprised of a refining stage that entails cooling the crude hydroquinone in a…
    02.04.13

  • Kao Patents Two-Agent Hair Cosmetic

    US Patent No. 8,246,936 B2; Kao has patented a two agent hair cosmetic which is comprised of a first agent containing an alkali agent and a second agent containing hydrogen peroxide wherein the first and second agents are mixed immediately prior…
    02.04.13

  • Unilever Patents Method Of Treating Skin with Booster Compositions

    US Patent No. 8,226,933 B2; Unilever has patented a method for treating skin. It entails a composition comprising retinoid at least one booster compound selected from the group consisting of farnesol, glycyrrhetinic acid and ursolic acid and a cosmet…
    02.04.13

  • Catalytic Laundry Detergent With Low Water-Soluble Electrolyte Levels

    US Patent No. 8,211,848 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a liquid laundry detergent composition comprising at least 12 catalysts, wherein the ratio of the total reduction in activation energy in kilojoules per mole achieved by the catalysts to t…
    02.04.13

  • O/W Emulsion Patented by Shiseido

    US Patent No. 8,216,597 B2; Shiseido has patented an oil-in-water emulsion. It contains a polyoxyethylene phytosterol, a glycerin fatty acid diester, a polyoxyethylene-polyoxypropylene random copolymer dialkyl ether, an oil-soluble drug, oil and wate…
    02.04.13

  • Johnson & Johnson Awarded Patent

    US Patent No. 8,227,393 B2; Johnson & Johnson has been awarded a patent for a composition comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant, a zwitterionic surfactant, an organic acid preservative, water and a non-sulfate anionic surfactant selected…
    02.04.13

  • Sabinsa Awarded Patent Related to Dipeptides

    US Patent No. 8,193,156; Sabinsa Corporation has been awarded a patent related to the preparatory route for dipeptides incorporating selenoamino acids. The patent, “Dipeptides incorporating selenoamino acids with enhanced bioavailability—…
    02.04.13

  • SCJ Patents Air Treatment Device

      US Patent No. 8,227,400 B2; S.C. Johnson has patented a substrate that can actively dispense a volatile air treatment chemical upon being heated. The substrate is comprised of granular sand particles adhered together to f…
    02.04.13

  • Prevention of Skin Discoloration During Hair Dyeing

    US Patent No. 8,211,413 B2; You See, LLC, Apopka, FL, has patented a method of preventing coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dyeing a person’s hair. It entails preparing a composition consisting of alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone, po…
    02.04.13

  • Colgate Patents Plaque Reduction Method

    US 8,211,452 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method for inhibiting or reducing the formation of plaque on an oral surface. It entails contacting the oral surface with a composition that is comprised of an orally acceptable carrier and a…
    02.04.13

  • Laundry Stain and Pretreatment Sheet

    US Patent No. 8,216,993 B2; Dirty Laundry, LLC, Cleveland, OH, has patented a laundry stain and soil pretreatment sheet comprising a water soluble or water dispersible carrier layer, a removable separator layer and a layer of cleaning agent compositi…
    02.04.13

  • Glass Corrosion in ADD Patented by Reckitt

    US Patent No. 8,216,990 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented a method of protecting glassware from corrosion in an automatic dishwashing process. It entails placing a composition comprising zinc and bismuth into a dishwasher and washing the glassware i…
    02.04.13

  • P&G Awarded Patents for Oral Care Compositions

    The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a number of US patents covering oral care compositions with silica as a component. These include the following: 8,211,406 B2—an oral care composition comprising fused silica and a stannous ion…
    02.04.13

  • Aerosol Composition

    US Patent No. 8,192,723 B2; Reckitt Benckiser (UK) Limited has patented a single phase aerosol composition consisting of hydrofluorocarbon(s) of vapor pressure greater than or equal to 4 bar at 20°C (60 psig at 70°F); a hydrocarbon propellant…
    02.04.13

  • Household Care Composition

    US Patent No. 8,158,572 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a household care composition comprising linear polydimethylsiloxane-polyether copolymers with amino and/or quaternary ammonium groups, obtainable by the reaction of organopolysiloxanes fun…
    02.04.13

  • Natural Origin Plasticizer For Nail Polish

    US Patent No. 8,187,576 B2; Durlin France, Bergerac, France, has patented a process for producing a film-forming cosmetic composition. The process calls for mixing glycerol carbonate, at least one film-forming polymer, and at least one solvent.…
    02.04.13

  • Antiperspirant Compositions

    US Patent No. 8,187,578 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented antiperspirant compositions and their manufacture. The patent covers packaging comprising a product chamber and an outer jacket at least partially surrounding the product chamber; and an a…
    02.04.13