Abstract

An applicator for applying a cosmetic or a skin care product may include a stem including at least one stamped portion forming a joint, and an applicator member disposed at a first end …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): Jean-Louis Gueret
Assignees (initial): L'Oreal (Paris, FR)
Agents: Oliff & Berridge, PLC (attorney)

The application was examined by Mark Spisich (USPTO dept. 3727)

Claims

  • 1. A method of manufacturing an applicator for applying a cosmetic or a skin care …
  • 2. A method according to claim 1 , wherein the stem is stamped at ambient …
  • 3. A method according to claim 1 , wherein the stem is hot stamped. …

International priority data

FR: 05 51825 / Jun. 29, 2005 (national)

Cited documents

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Drawings

Brief Description of the Drawings

Various details of the present invention may will be better understood on reading the following detailed description of non-limiting embodiments, and on examining the accompanying drawings, in which: FIG. 1 is a diagrammatic …

Description

Background

Numerous applicators comprise an applicator member, for example, a bundle of bristles, fastened to an end of a stem for applying composition to a surface of the human body, for example …

Cross-Reference to Related Applications

This is a Divisional of application Ser. No. 11/474,313 filed on Jun. 26, 2006, now abandoned which is a non-provisional application that claims the benefit of French Application No. 05 51825 …

Detailed Description of Embodiments

FIG. 1 illustrates a packaging and applicator device 1 comprising a receptacle 2 containing a composition P for application, for example, a nail varnish, and an applicator 3 comprising a stem …

More details about Applicator, a Packaging and Applicator Device Including Such an Applicator, a Method of Manufacturing Such an Applicator, and a Machine for Manufacturing Such an Applicator

Miscellaneous patent data

The grant number is 08454097 (publication number), the recorded applicant's name is Jean-Louis Gueret, the claim number 1 is selected as exemplary, the published agent's company is Oliff & Berridge, PLC, the application publication date is Sep. 11, 2009, the examination was conducted by Mark Spisich, the main examiner (3727 USPTO department), the published inventor's name is Gueret Jean-Louis, the assignee is a foreign company or corporation, the protection scope is defined by 29 claims, 51 figures depict the invention details, the grant date is Jun. 4, 2013 (publication date), developed by Jean-Louis Gueret, the application number is 12/585,333 (U.S.), the invention description is illustrated by 5 drawings, the invention is named Applicator, a Packaging and Applicator Device Including Such an Applicator, a Method of Manufacturing Such an Applicator, and a Machine for Manufacturing Such an Applicator, originally classified under Processes, particularly claims a method of manufacturing an applicator for applying a cosmetic or a skin…, the assignee company is L'Oreal located in Paris (FR), similar categories include Brush and Broom Trimming, Winding, Head-rests, Neck-rests, protective sheath, the jaws remaining parallel to each other during use, e.g. the jaws sliding parallel to each other, Positioning devices, Handle Setting, Brush-Making Machines, Shaving masks, single-piece type, e.g. stiff rods or tubes with or without cord, band, or the like as hair-fastening means, the exemplary patent drawings are fragmentary diagrams in axial cross-section, Applicator, a Packaging and Applicator, Diagrammatic longitudinal view in axial, Fragmentary diagram in axial cross-section.

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Adjustable, Brush applicator, Including cosmetic applicator, Deforming the surface only, Nail brush, Adjustable head, Processes, Shaped Cosmetic Applier, Reshaping solid work or introducing solid work into mold cavity, Pliant or elastic hinge, Appliances specially adapted for applying liquid, e.g. using roller or ball. The designated search classifications include Nail brush, Shaped Cosmetic Applier, Deforming the surface only, Initially softening workpiece, Particular Handle, Universally, Adjustable, Including cosmetic applicator, Pliant or elastic hinge, Adjustable head, Methods, Reshaping solid work or introducing solid work into mold cavity, Processes.

Patent details
Publication number 08454097
Publication date Jun. 4, 2013
Kind code B2
Application number 12/585,333
Application date Sep. 11, 2009
Application type U
Application series code 12
National classification 300/21
Total number of claims 29
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 5
Number of figures 51
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