Patents by Inventor Eugene Gans

Eugene Gans has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 8263097
    Abstract: A method for treating acne on the skin. The method has the steps of (a) providing an drapeable or flexible porous article impregnated with an aqueous cleansing composition having a carrier, benzoyl peroxide, and one or more cleansing agents; (b) contacting an area of the skin affected by acne with the porous article such that the skin is contacted by the composition; and (c) removing the composition from the skin wherein residual benzoyl peroxide remains on the skin in an anti-acne effective amount. There are also anti-acne compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2012
    Assignee: Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation
    Inventors: Waranush Jitpraphai, Eugene Gans
  • Publication number: 20120082710
    Abstract: A method for treating acne on the skin. The method has the steps of (a) providing an drapeable or flexible porous article impregnated with an aqueous cleansing composition having a carrier, benzoyl peroxide, and one or more cleansing agents; (b) contacting an area of the skin affected by acne with the porous article such that the skin is contacted by the composition; and (c) removing the composition from the skin wherein residual benzoyl peroxide remains on the skin in an anti-acne effective amount. There are also anti-acne compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2011
    Publication date: April 5, 2012
    Applicant: MEDICIS PHARMACEUTICAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Waranush Jitpraphai, Eugene Gans
  • Publication number: 20100226948
    Abstract: A method for treating acne on the skin. The method has the steps of (a) providing an drapeable or flexible porous article impregnated with an aqueous cleansing composition having a carrier, benzoyl peroxide, and one or more cleansing agents; (b) contacting an area of the skin affected by acne with the porous article such that the skin is contacted by the composition; and (c) removing the composition from the skin wherein residual benzoyl peroxide remains on the skin in an anti-acne effective amount. There are also anti-acne compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2010
    Publication date: September 9, 2010
    Inventors: Waranush Jitpraphai, Eugene Gans
  • Publication number: 20100210614
    Abstract: The present invention comprises a composition, method of enhancing potency and method of delivering corticosteroids in a vehicle comprising at least two penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers. The propylene glycol and penetration enhancers are present in ratio to the total of the propylene glycol, penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers of at least about 0.70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2007
    Publication date: August 19, 2010
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Mitchell Wortzman
  • Publication number: 20100210609
    Abstract: The present invention comprises a composition, method of enhancing potency and method of delivering corticosteroids in a vehicle comprising at least two penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers. The propylene glycol and penetration enhancers are present in ratio to the total of the propylene glycol, penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers of at least about 0.70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2009
    Publication date: August 19, 2010
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Mitchell Wortzman
  • Publication number: 20100210615
    Abstract: The present invention comprises a composition, method of enhancing potency and method of delivering corticosteroids in a vehicle comprising at least two penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers. The propylene glycol and penetration enhancers are present in ratio to the total of the propylene glycol, penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers of at least about 0.70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2007
    Publication date: August 19, 2010
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Mitchell Wortzman
  • Publication number: 20100166888
    Abstract: Methods and edible compositions that improve the organoleptic properties of bodily fluids and secretions are provided. The compositions may contain chlorophyll and/or charcoal based compounds which neutralize in whole or in part undesirable organoleptic properties of bodily secretions, and which may also contain compounds which can impart desirable organoleptic properties to the body and to bodily fluids and secretions. The compositions according to this invention may also include compounds which: (1) promote the effective and prompt absorption by the gastrointestinal tract and target fluids of the compounds that can affect the organoleptic properties of the body and of bodily fluids and secretions, and/or (2) enhance the actions of these compounds on the organoleptic properties of the body and of bodily fluids and secretions once the compounds are absorbed by the gastrointestinal tract.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2008
    Publication date: July 1, 2010
    Inventors: Howard Luber, Eugene Gans
  • Publication number: 20070196450
    Abstract: The present invention is a delivery system comprising a pad and a liquid composition, comprising an insoluble dermatologically active ingredient with a viscosity that permits substantially uniform absorption of the composition onto the pad, and the pad is in then packaged in a sealed container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2005
    Publication date: August 23, 2007
    Inventors: Bhiku Patel, Mohan Vishnupad, Eugene Gans, Kuljit Bhatia
  • Publication number: 20070142344
    Abstract: The present invention comprises a composition, method of enhancing potency and method of delivering corticosteroids in a vehicle comprising at least two penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers. The propylene glycol and penetration enhancers are present in ratio to the total of the propylene glycol, penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers of at least about 0.70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2007
    Publication date: June 21, 2007
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Mitchell Wortzman
  • Publication number: 20070142343
    Abstract: The present invention comprises a composition, method of enhancing potency and method of delivering corticosteroids in a vehicle comprising at least two penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers. The propylene glycol and penetration enhancers are present in ratio to the total of the propylene glycol, penetration enhancers, and solvents and emulsifiers of at least about 0.70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2007
    Publication date: June 21, 2007
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Mitchell Wortzman
  • Publication number: 20070110794
    Abstract: The present invention is a delivery system comprising a pad and a liquid composition, comprising an insoluble dermatologically active ingredient with a viscosity that permits substantially uniform absorption of the composition onto the pad, and the pad is in then packaged in a sealed container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2007
    Publication date: May 17, 2007
    Inventors: Bhiku Patel, Mohan Vishnupad, Eugene Gans, Kuljit Bhatia
  • Publication number: 20060004071
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising two or more anti-irritants, each having at least about 7.2% oxygen content. In a separate embodiment, the composition may be defined to include a skin conditioning agent, a skin protectant agent, and an anti-irritant agent, each having an oxygen content of at least about 7.2%. The invention further comprises methods of treating and preventing skin conditions by applying the composition to the skin, and then optionally washing the skin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2004
    Publication date: January 5, 2006
    Inventors: Kuljit Bhatia, Bhiku Patel, Eugene Gans
  • Publication number: 20050232978
    Abstract: The present invention is a delivery system comprising a pad and a liquid composition, comprising an insoluble dermatologically active ingredient with a viscosity that permits substantially uniform absorption of the composition onto the pad, and the pad is in then packaged in a sealed container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2005
    Publication date: October 20, 2005
    Inventors: Bhiku Patel, Mohan Vishnupad, Eugene Gans, Kuljit Bhatia
  • Publication number: 20050100585
    Abstract: The present invention is a delivery system comprising a pad and a liquid composition, comprising an insoluble dermatologically active ingredient with a viscosity that permits substantially uniform absorption of the composition onto the pad, and the pad is in then packaged in a sealed container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2003
    Publication date: May 12, 2005
    Inventors: Bhiku Patel, Mohan Vishnupad, Eugene Gans, Kuljit Bhatia
  • Patent number: 6057360
    Abstract: A novel skin lightening preparation and its method of use are described. The composition and method are characterized by reduced skin irritation, while providing skin lightening that is at least as effective as known over-the-counter preparations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 1999
    Date of Patent: May 2, 2000
    Inventors: Benjamin D. Gordon, Eugene Gans
  • Patent number: 5932612
    Abstract: A novel skin lightening preparation and its method of use are described. The composition and method are characterized by reduced skin irritation, while providing skin lightening that is at least as effective as known over-the-counter preparations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 1997
    Date of Patent: August 3, 1999
    Assignee: Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp.
    Inventors: Benjamin D. Gordon, Eugene Gans
  • Patent number: 4758432
    Abstract: Method and pharmaceutical composition for topically treating skin inflammatory disorders by administering to the inflamed area a therapeutically effective amount of candelilla wax or a saturated hydrocarbon fraction from candelilla wax comprising a mixture of saturated straight chain C.sub.29 -C.sub.33 hydrocarbons, predominantly C.sub.31 hydrocarbon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 1984
    Date of Patent: July 19, 1988
    Assignee: Richardson-Vicks Inc.
    Inventors: David Yeung, Eugene Gans, Sergio Nacht
  • Patent number: 4623667
    Abstract: Method and pharmaceutical composition for topically treating skin inflammatory disorders by administering to the inflamed area a therapeutically effective amount of a substantially non-polar hydrocarbon fraction from beeswax comprising a mixture of (i) a major proportion of saturated straight chain C.sub.21 -C.sub.33 hydrocarbons and (ii) a minor proportion of mono-unsaturated long chain hydrocarbons.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 1985
    Date of Patent: November 18, 1986
    Assignee: Richardson-Vicks Inc.
    Inventors: Eugene Gans, Sergio Nacht, David Yeung