The trademarks apply to cosmetics, baby accessories, sports balls and tote bags, among other items.

Beyonce’s account on Facebook-owned Instagram is the fifth most followed on the platform, according to industry website Before her recent pregnancy, a photo with her first daughter reached 2.5 million “likes” and was previously the most popular post on Instagram.

Other posts from music celebrities such as Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez make up the top 10 of the most-liked photos on Instagram.

By 11:00 a.m. London time on Friday the post from Beyonce had gained over 4 million “likes”, four hours since it was first posted.

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