Patents by Inventor Régis Fereyre

Régis Fereyre has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210381502
    Abstract: The invention relates to a peristaltic pump (6) for a household electric appliance comprising a pump body (60) defining a chamber (68) in which a deformable hose is located (63), which is intended to contain a liquid to be moved, characterized in that the peristaltic pump (6) comprises a sealing device (661, 662, 663) designed to contain the liquid inside the chamber (68) in the event of rupture of the deformable hose (63).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2019
    Publication date: December 9, 2021
    Applicant: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Mathias Ganem, Régis Fereyre, Johan Sabattier
  • Publication number: 20210307471
    Abstract: The invention relates to a hairstyling applicance having a housing (111) comprising a liquid transporting device and/or a liquid storage device and at least one electrical or electronic component, the housing (111) comprises a liquid evacuation device (114) designed to evacuate the liquid out of the housing (111) in the event of a leak of liquid from the liquid transporting device and/or liquid storage device, and in that said evacuation device is designed such that the liquid cannot come into contact with said at least one electrical or electronic component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2019
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Applicant: SEB S.A.
    Inventor: Régis Fereyre
  • Patent number: 10973297
    Abstract: The invention relates to an assembly having a refill and an appliance designed for using the refill, the appliance having an insertion guide along which the refill travels, the refill having an element that serves as a use memory and the accommodating structure having a relief that acts on said element when the refill is fitted on the appliance for the first time, so as to cause it to pass from an inactive configuration to an active configuration, the accommodating structure having a locking member disposed to as to intercept said element when the latter is in the active configuration, while the refill is being fitted in and removed from the accommodating structure, the locking member can be passed over by said element in the direction of removal of the refill and such that the locking member prevents said element from passing in the direction of insertion of the refill.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignees: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Anne Debauge, Edouard Messager, Baptiste Bonnemaire, Regis Fereyre, Cedric Pollet, Xavier Vacheron, Martial Maisonneuve
  • Publication number: 20200397110
    Abstract: The invention concerns a hair treatment apparatus, comprising: —two arms that are movable relative to each other and capable of assuming a spaced-apart configuration in which a lock of hair can be inserted between them, and a closed configuration for treating the lock of hair, the arms being capable of being moved along the lock in this closed configuration, —two contact surfaces carried respectively by the two arms, arranged opposite each other, at least one of the contact surfaces being heated, —at least one steam outlet carried by one of the arms at a distance from the corresponding contact surface, in order to expose the hair engaged between the arms to steam, —a containment structure for at least partially containing the steam, carried at least partially by the other of said arms, —a comb having teeth, carried by said one of the arms that carries said at least one steam outlet, said at least one steam outlet being interposed between the comb and the contact surfaces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Publication date: December 24, 2020
    Applicant: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Régis Fereyre, Johan Sabattier, Mathias Ganem
  • Publication number: 20200383445
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a refill (10) for an appliance, notably a hair-shaping appliance, the refill comprising a fixing means able to collaborate with a complimentary member belonging to a receiving structure of the appliance, the fixing means of the refill comprising two profile elements (14, 15) able to engage in an insertion guide of the receiving structure and between them defining a space in which one or more members of the appliance are able to engage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2017
    Publication date: December 10, 2020
    Applicants: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Martial MAISONNEUVE, Cederic POLLET, Baptiste BONNEMAIRE, Xavier VACHERON, Regis FEREYRE, Stefania NUZZO, Anne DEBAUGE
  • Publication number: 20200275753
    Abstract: The invention relates to a cosmetic product refill for a device for treating the hair that comprises at least one heating element, the cosmetic product refill comprising a means for fastening the refill to the device and a cosmetic product applicator element in the form of a sheet, such that the means for fastening the refill is designed to fasten the cosmetic product refill to the device for treating the hair in such a way that a part of the cosmetic product refill is offset laterally with respect to the heating element(s), and such that at least one portion of the applicator element is designed to extend next to the heating element(s). The invention also relates to a device for treating the hair including such a refill.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2016
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Inventors: Anne DEBAUGE, Régis FEREYRE, Baptiste BONNEMAIRE, Martial MAISONNEUVE, Vacheron XAVIER
  • Patent number: 10758020
    Abstract: The invention relates to a device for treating the hair including a first and a second arm connected together by a joint and able to move with respect to one another between a closed configuration for treating the hair and a spread configuration for engaging between them the hairs to be treated. The device also includes a refill including a body having a housing, a member for applying a cosmetic product received in the housing. The refill includes at least one first mounting means engaging with at least one second mounting means of the first arm, in such a way that the assembly of the first and second mounting means is performed by moving the first mounting means along an axis (Y) substantially parallel to the joint, relative to the second mounting means.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Arnaud Grienay, Eddy Ngo, Martial Maisonneuve, Régis Fereyre, Edouard Messager, Anne Debauge
  • Patent number: 10631610
    Abstract: A hairstyling device for curling hair includes a housing including a rolling chamber, an insertion slot and an extraction opening arranged on a side end of the housing, and a mandrel which has one end fixed to the housing and a free end arranged near to the extraction opening, and which extends into the rolling chamber. A roller is arranged inside the rolling chamber and configured to roll the strand of hair around the mandrel, during rotation thereof. The device includes a stationary finger arranged at the contour of the extraction opening, the shape of which is configured with respect to the free end of the mandrel in order to block the rotation of the strand of hair around the mandrel without the risk of going beyond the finger during the rotation of the roller, and to promote the demoulding of the curled strand of hair along the mandrel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Baptiste Bonnemaire, Régis Fereyre
  • Publication number: 20200046101
    Abstract: A hair styling device includes a first and a second arm each having first and second gripping sections mounted to be articulated between the open and closed configurations; a reservoir mounted on the first arm and designed to contain a fluid to be vaporised; a vaporisation device mounted on the first arm and designed to produce steam; and a fluid conveyor element secured to the reservoir and designed to convey the fluid contained in the reservoir towards the vaporisation device. The reservoir extends at least partly in the first gripping section and is mounted such that it can move between a vaporisation position in which the vaporisation device is configured to vaporise the fluid conveyed by said fluid conveyor element, and a resting position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 4, 2017
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: Régis FEREYRE, Johan SABATTIER, Nicolas LAUCHET
  • Patent number: 10524556
    Abstract: A packaging and distribution device, for example a device for treatment with an electric current, includes: a refill containing a product to be distributed, including a vessel defined at least partially by a flexible wall; a pressing member for pressing on the flexible wall in order to apply pressure to the product contained therein, wherein the pressing member includes two flaps hingedly connected to one another, each connected to a mechanical system biasing the flap to bear against the refill.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Thi Hong Lien Planard-Luong, Franck Mandica, Johan Sabattier, Régis Fereyre
  • Patent number: 10492980
    Abstract: Provided is a facial massage device including: a massage head (1) that includes: a bearing element (20) that forms a bearing ring (21) defining a bearing surface (S) lying within a bearing plane (P) and a working area (Z) located within the bearing ring, within the bearing ring and inside the working area (Z), at least one working head (22) that has a working surface that extends, protruding, from the bearing plane (P), maneuvering device (25) designed to move each working head (22) in rotation about at least one axis of rotation (?, ??) offset relative to the centre of the corresponding working surface (T), and a drive housing that carries the massage head (1) and that includes an electric motor (6) that actuates drive means (7) designed to transmit the drive from the electric motor (6) to the maneuvering device (25).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Camille Giraud, Régis Fereyre, Laurence Laranjeira, Franck Mandica
  • Patent number: 10485319
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a refill (20) for an appliance for treating the hair, comprising: a reservoir (23) containing a haircare product and comprising a rigid or semi-rigid body (86) in contact with the product, and an end piece (53) for dispensing the product contained in the reservoir (23), a fluidic connection disposed between the dispensing end piece (53) and the reservoir (23), a support (83) for the dispensing end piece (53), the fluidic connection and at least a part of the reservoir (23), this support being produced in an integral manner, the refill (20) extending along a longitudinal axis (Z), the length (l) of the support (83), measured along said longitudinal axis (Z), being less than that (Lrech) of the refill (20).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignees: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Régis Fereyre, Franck Mandica, Stefania Nuzzo
  • Publication number: 20190335880
    Abstract: A packaging and distribution device, for example a device for treatment with an electric current, includes: a refill containing a product to be distributed, including a vessel defined at least partially by a flexible wall; a pressing member for pressing on the flexible wall in order to apply pressure to the product contained therein, wherein the pressing member includes two flaps hingedly connected to one another, each connected to a mechanical system biasing the flap to bear against the refill.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Thi Hong Lien PLANARD-LUONG, Franck MANDICA, Johan SABATTIER, Régis FEREYRE
  • Patent number: 10455917
    Abstract: A device for dispensing a fluid product, includes: a container containing the product; an electric motor including a rotatably driven shaft; a dispensing system actuated by motor rotation, the quantity of product dispensed depending on the motor rotation; a switching body to control the motor; a stop control element rotatably driven by the shaft, assuming an active position during the rotation thereof in which it causes the switch to interrupt the power supply of the motor; and a restarting circuit to switch into an activated state, when triggered, to force the starting of the motor when the stop control element is in an active position, the restarting circuit remaining activated long enough for the stop control element to leave its active position, the restarting circuit becoming inactive such that the motor stops operating when the stop control element regains its active position once the restarting circuit is inactive again.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Franck Mandica, Johan Sabattier, Régis Fereyre
  • Publication number: 20190313759
    Abstract: A hair-styling appliance includes a first and second arm pivotably mounted between a spaced-apart and a closed configuration; a reservoir mounted on the first arm and intended for containing a fluid to be vaporised; a vaporisation device mounted on the first arm and configured for generating vapour; a fluid-conveying element attached to the reservoir and configured for conveying fluid contained in the reservoir to the vaporisation device. The reservoir is movably mounted between a vaporisation position in which the vaporisation device is configured for vaporising the fluid conveyed by the fluid conveying element and an inoperative position. The hair-styling appliance includes an actuating element mounted on the second arm and configured for moving the reservoir from the inoperative position to the vaporisation position when the first and second arms are moved from the spaced-apart configuration to the closed configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 4, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Régis FEREYRE, Johan SABATTIER, Nicolas LAUCHET
  • Publication number: 20190307220
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a device (1) for treating the hair, comprising: —a structure for accommodating a refill (10) of hair treatment product, —a steam generator for outputting steam onto the hair at a rate of less than 10 g/min, —a refill detection element that detects said refill when it is mounted on the accommodating structure, the device (1) being designed to pass into a refill-free mode if no refill (10) is detected by the detection element, the operation of the steam generator in this refill-free mode being different than its normal operation when a refill is present.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2017
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicants: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Martial MAISONNEUVE, Cedric POLLET, Baptiste BONNEMAIRE, Xavier VACHERON, Regis FEREYRE, Stefania NUZZO
  • Patent number: 10383421
    Abstract: Provided is a hairdressing appliance comprising a portable treatment unit equipped with two arms configured to form a clamp provided with two surfaces positioned opposite each other that enable the simultaneous clamping of a lock of hair. The portable treatment unit comprises steam spraying means that is configured to disperse the steam from the first of two surfaces towards the second of the two surfaces. The appliance comprises a means for containing the steam dispersed between the two surfaces that are pressed together. Thus provided is a hairdressing appliance whose performance is comparable to that of hairdressing appliances with high flows of steam, yet while using a reduced flow of steam.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: SEB S.A.
    Inventor: Régis Fereyre
  • Publication number: 20190110569
    Abstract: The invention relates to a device for treating the hair, comprising two arms (16, 18) able to move with respect to one another between a closed configuration for treating the hair and a spread configuration for engaging therebetween the hairs to be treated, one (18) of the arms comprising a housing suitable for receiving a removable hair treatment refill (32), the hair treatment refill (32) comprising a refill body (36) and an application member (38) attached to the refill body (36), the connection of the refill (32) to the arm (18) being locked by means of a push-release locking device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2016
    Publication date: April 18, 2019
    Applicants: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Edouard MESSAGER, Eddy NGO, Martial MAISONNEUVE, Xavier VACHERON, Regis FEREYRE
  • Publication number: 20190008257
    Abstract: The invention relates to an assembly having a refill and an appliance designed for using the refill, the appliance having an insertion guide along which the refill travels, the refill having an element that serves as a use memory and the accommodating structure having a relief that acts on said element when the refill is fitted on the appliance for the first time, so as to cause it to pass from an inactive configuration to an active configuration, the accommodating structure having a locking member disposed to as to intercept said element when the latter is in the active configuration, while the refill is being fitted in and removed from the accommodating structure, the locking member can be passed over by said element in the direction of removal of the refill and such that the locking member prevents said element from passing in the direction of insertion of the refill.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2016
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Applicants: L'OREAL, SEB S.A.
    Inventors: Anne DEBAUGE, Edouard MESSAGER, Baptiste BONNEMAIRE, Regis FEREYRE, Cedric POLLET, Xavier VACHERON, Martial MAISONNEUVE
  • Publication number: 20180368551
    Abstract: A device for dispensing a fluid product, includes: a container containing the product; an electric motor including a rotatably driven shaft; a dispensing system actuated by motor rotation, the quantity of product dispensed depending on the motor rotation; a switching body to control the motor; a stop control element rotatably driven by the shaft, assuming an active position during the rotation thereof in which it causes the switch to interrupt the power supply of the motor; and a restarting circuit to switch into an activated state, when triggered, to force the starting of the motor when the stop control element is in an active position, the restarting circuit remaining activated long enough for the stop control element to leave its active position, the restarting circuit becoming inactive such that the motor stops operating when the stop control element regains its active position once the restarting circuit is inactive again.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Publication date: December 27, 2018
    Inventors: Franck MANDICA, Johan SABATTIER, Régis FEREYRE