Patents Examined by G.L. McNeill
  • Patent number: 4139014
    Abstract: A styling comb/hair curler combination comprising a housing having a motor, heating element, and blower therein efficiently and compactly arranged to reciprocate the comb or alternatively, heat the curling attachment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 1977
    Date of Patent: February 13, 1979
    Inventor: Willis O. Rowland
  • Patent number: 3973528
    Abstract: A styling apparatus for treating hair with heat includes a tubular heated mandrel around which hair is wound to be heat treated and rows of bristles extending from the mandrel for tensioning the hair while the hair is wound. The bristles are preferably mounted on a removable attachment which is received in a slot extending along the mandrel. A row of teeth may also extend from the attachment so that the hair may be combed prior or subsequent to heat treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 1975
    Date of Patent: August 10, 1976
    Assignee: Clairol Incorporated
    Inventors: Henry J. Walter, William E. Springer