Patents Assigned to Conair CIP, Inc.
  • Publication number: 20040093756
    Abstract: There is provided a filter for use with a hair air-styling device and a method for maintaining and/or replacing such a filter. The filter has a frame for detachably retaining a flexible screening fabric so as to form an air permeable wall. The filter is telescopically connected to the hair air-styling device so as to provide a user selective access to the filter, thereby enabling the user to quickly visually ascertain the condition of the filter, and, if needed, to easily clean and/or remove and replace the filter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2002
    Publication date: May 20, 2004
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Vito James Carlucci, Henri Christophe Frederic Joseph Smal
  • Publication number: 20040049842
    Abstract: There is provided a blower unit for a bubbling bath mat. The blower unit includes a housing, an air pump, a control assembly, a remote control and a connector secured to the blower unit. The remote control unit controls the operation of the control assembly via a wireless communication protocol. Preferably, the remote control unit is conveniently and securely connected to the blower unit by connector.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2002
    Publication date: March 18, 2004
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventor: Barry Victor Prehodka
  • Publication number: 20040050118
    Abstract: There is provided a garment steamer for domestic use that cooperates with a variety of different attachments to provide a variety of different steam or vapor emitting effects. The garment steamer also has an ionic and/or ozone generating/emitting feature to facilitate neutralizing odor and removing undesirable particulate from a garment. The garment steamer may also have a hanger and rod assembly in which a collapsible hanger selectively cooperates with a telescopic rod, which is connected to a base, such that the hanger can be selectively positioned at any location along the height of the rod and/or disengaged from the rod. The garment steamer also includes a fluid heating assembly enclosed in the base, a separable fluid container in separable fluid communication with the fluid heating assembly, and a separable hose in separable fluid communication with the fluid heating assembly, as well as with the variety of different attachments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2002
    Publication date: March 18, 2004
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Paul J. Carrubba, Vito James Carlucci, Kam Fai Fung
  • Publication number: 20040010950
    Abstract: A hand held appliance for use in applying steam to a garment or other item made of fabric includes a pump, a boiler and a switch. Power is applied through the switch to the pump. The pump pumps water from the water tank to the boiler. The water is converted to steam in the boiler and is expelled from the appliance through a set of nozzles. The appliance may include optional attachments for performing other operations on garments or fabric, for example, applying pressure, brushing, scrubbing or lint removal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2003
    Publication date: January 22, 2004
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Anthony Kit Lun Leung, Chung Shun Tse
  • Patent number: 6671460
    Abstract: Hand-held electrical appliance of the hairdryer or similar type, including a body (1) equipped with a series of functional elements and a handle (11) displaying an array of controls (2) allowing the user to operate and adjust the said appliance, characterized in that the said handle has at least one barrel (12) which can move about its axis, and in that the said array of switches moves integrally with the barrel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2002
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventor: Henri C. F. J. Smal
  • Publication number: 20030226201
    Abstract: A foot therapy device is provided. The foot therapy device includes a housing having a side wall, and a floor defining a reservoir for receiving a fluid. The foot therapy device has at least one water jet disposed in the reservoir and a pump for pumping the fluid in the reservoir to the water jet. The water jet circulates the fluid disposed in the reservoir. The fluid circulates in a predetermined fluid flow pattern in the reservoir. The predetermined flow pattern of the fluid may include a substantially circular, elliptical or vortex motion for a relaxing and pleasant massage therapy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 11, 2002
    Publication date: December 11, 2003
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Anthony Kit Lun Leung, Kam Fai Fung
  • Publication number: 20030127347
    Abstract: There is provided a hair setting assembly having a split top lid for improving heat conservation. The assembly also has a tilt adjustable housing that holds a set of hair rollers and encloses an electrical means for heating the rollers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2002
    Publication date: July 10, 2003
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Vito James Carlucci, Daniel Santhouse, Richard Neil Tobin
  • Publication number: 20030126679
    Abstract: A foot spa and a method for controlling the foot spa is provided. The foot spa has a housing defining a reservoir for locating feet, a remote control unit for controlling a function of the foot spa by transmitting a control signal to the foot spa via wireless communication, and a receiver located in or on the housing for receiving the control signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2002
    Publication date: July 10, 2003
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventors: Anthony Kit Lun Leung, Chung Shun Tse
  • Publication number: 20030121526
    Abstract: A hair clip made of plastic that has a first portion and a second portion connected by a hinge. The hair clip is circular in shape when in a closed position. Both the first and second portions each have a latch member extending from the inner surface of the hair clip at the distal or free end of each portions. The latch member of the first portion has a body with a stem and a chamfered edge that define a recess. The second latch member of the second portion engages the recess of the first latch member. The inner surfaces of both the first and second portions are provided with pairs of teeth to secure hair of the wearer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 2, 2002
    Publication date: July 3, 2003
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.
    Inventor: Richard Neil Tobin
  • Patent number: 6536116
    Abstract: There is provided a hair clipper with a housing having a control for selectively connecting a motor positioned in the housing to an energy source. The hair clipper also having a rotating blade assembly with one or more cutting edges and a switch mechanism operatively connected to said blade assembly. The hair clipper allows the blade assembly to be efficiently and effectively adjusted to conveniently provide a user with several different hair cutting options.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventor: Kam Fai Fung
  • Publication number: 20030005585
    Abstract: There is provided a blade assembly having a stationary comb or blade and a recepricating cutter. The blade Assembly permits for adjustment over a range of cut lengths and detachability/convertability to a range of hair clippers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2002
    Publication date: January 9, 2003
    Applicant: CONAIR CIP, INC.,
    Inventors: Leandro Rizzuto, Kam Fai Fung, Brenda P.K. Yue
  • Patent number: D467766
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2002
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2002
    Assignee: Conair Cip, Inc.
    Inventors: David J. Wanat, Michelle M. Carillo, Howard I. Steinberg
  • Patent number: D469451
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2002
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventors: David J. Wanat, Devin Lee Moore, John Shears White, Matthew Louis Rivera
  • Patent number: D470975
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2002
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventor: Leandro Rizzuto, Jr.
  • Patent number: D470976
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2002
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventor: Leandro Rizzuto, Jr.
  • Patent number: D473343
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul J. Carruba, Vito James Carlucci
  • Patent number: D473422
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 22, 2003
    Assignee: Conair Cip Inc
    Inventors: Frank Chiappetta, Gerard A. Rutigliano
  • Patent number: D473745
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 29, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventors: Theodore B. Mulle, James Robert Barraclough
  • Patent number: D474071
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2002
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel Wolk, Howard I. Steinberg, Michelle M. Carillo
  • Patent number: D482926
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2002
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2003
    Assignee: Conair CIP, Inc.
    Inventor: Duncan Copland