Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Hair depilating device and method for improved depilating coverage










Image Number 8 for United States Patent #6824461.

A hand-held, motorized depilating device, introducing a novel mechanical design to provide improved depilating coverage and hair plucking efficiency, without requiring the user to pass the device over the same given skin, area numerous times. The hair-plucking assembly is rotatable about a shaft and includes at least two disc assemblies, each comprising a pair of complimentary discs, mounted on a hub, and having radially extending arms which terminate in a flattened peripheral portion, which when pressed against a corresponding portion forms a trap for the hair. At least one of the radially extending arms is bent so that the associated hair trap lies in a different predetermined plane than the other hair-traps associated with that disc assembly. This staggered arrangement results in improved depilating coverage. In another embodiment, the hub's edge has formed thereon a pinch plate, disposed in between the complementary discs, thereby doubling the number of hair-traps, and greatly increasing depilating efficiency.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Image forming apparatus
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for providing an event alert
Meter socket cabinet
Sweetener compositions having enhanced sweetness and improved temporal and/or flavor profiles
Related news articles
Light fixture
Antimicrobial flush solutions
  Randomly Featured Patents
Imaging apparatus having an automatic sheet feeder
System for transmitting encrypted data
Method and apparatus for processing fluid materials particularly in the preparation of samples for radioactive isotope tracer studies
Alkylene-bis-thioalkanoic acid amide stabilizers for synthetic resins and synthetic resin compositions containing the same
Managing a client application session based on a status of a local wireless connection between primary and secondary communication terminals
Test apparatus, test method and computer readable medium
Peeling member
High-dielectric constant thin film metal oxides on silicon wafers for capacitor applications and methods of manufacture
Process for producing oxycarbonyl-substituted piperazine derivative
Portable credit card verifier