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United States Patent Application 20170224096
Kind Code A1
KUO; Chiu-chern August 10, 2017

HAIR BRUSH

Abstract

A hair brush includes a brush body and a brush pin holder. The brush body has a through frame hole provided for installing the brush pin holder, a base plate made of an elastic plastic material and integrally formed by injection molding, and a multiple of brush pins erected from a surface of the base plate. The base plate has a multiple through holes formed in an area enclosed by the frame hole. The design of the frame hole and through holes is provided for removing dirt accumulated at a root portion of the brush pin and allowing both front and back sides of the brush pin holder to have a good ventilation effect to prevent the growth of bacteria or the production of repulsive smells, so as to help maintaining the quality of hygiene of the whole hair brush.


Inventors: KUO; Chiu-chern; (Taipei City, TW)
Applicant:
Name City State Country Type

Tong Fong Brush Factory Co., Ltd.

Taipei City

TW
Family ID: 1000002082206
Appl. No.: 15/015877
Filed: February 4, 2016


Current U.S. Class: 1/1
Current CPC Class: A46B 9/023 20130101; A46B 3/04 20130101; A46B 2200/104 20130101; A46B 5/02 20130101; A46B 9/12 20130101
International Class: A46B 9/02 20060101 A46B009/02; A46B 9/12 20060101 A46B009/12; A46B 5/02 20060101 A46B005/02; A46B 3/04 20060101 A46B003/04

Claims



1. A hair brush, comprising: a brush body, having a through frame hole; a brush pin holder, installed at the frame hole of the brush body, and having a base plate made of an elastic plastic material and integrally formed with the brush pin holder by injection molding, and a plurality of brush pins erected from a surface of the base plate, and the base plate having a peripheral profile greater than the frame hole of brush body, and the base plate further including a plurality of through holes formed thereon and in an area enclosed by the frame hole.

2. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein the brush pin holder has an aperture formed at the center position, and the aperture is greater than a window of each through hole.

3. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein each brush pin of the brush pin holder has a base coupled to the base plate and a brush portion coupled to the base, and the base has an external diameter relatively greater than the external diameter of the brush portion.

4. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein the hair brush has a plurality of bristles disposed on the base plate of the brush pin holder, and a base for fixing the plurality of bristles and coupling the base plate.

5. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein the hair brush has a plurality of bristles disposed on the base plate of the brush pin holder and a base for fixing the plurality of bristles and coupling the base plate, and the brush pin holder has an aperture formed at a center position of the base plate and greater than a window of each through hole, and each brash pin has a base coupled to the base plate and a brush portion coupled to the base, and the base has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion.

6. The hair brush according to claim 3 or 5, wherein the brush portion of each brush pin has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

7. The hair brush according to any one of claims 1 to 5, wherein the brush pin holder has a plurality of brush pins with at least two different lengths and configured into a staggered arrangement.

8. The hair brush according to claim 3 or 5, wherein the brush pin holder has a plurality of brush pins with at least two different lengths and configured into a staggered arrangement; and the brush portion of each brush pin has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

9. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein the brush body is formed by engaging two frames.

10. The hair brush according to claim 1, wherein the brush body is formed by engaging two frames and each frame has a holding portion, and the two holding portions of the frames are engaged to form a handle.
Description



FIELD OF THE INVENTION

[0001] The present invention relates to a hair brush, in particular to the hair brush with a better ventilation property and an easier way of washing the brush to help maintaining the quality of hygiene.

BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION

[0002] As we all know, it is a common courtesy to maintain neat and tidy appearance, and an appropriate attire not just lets one look more cheerful only, but also gives others a good impression, and hair is an important factor, so that one's appearance has to start with the hair first, and a brush is required for taking care of messy hair.

[0003] In general, the structure of a hair brush includes a brush portion and a handle combined with each other, and a plurality of brush pins erected from the brush portion. When use, a user holds the handle and brushes hair by the brush pins, so that the structure of brush pins of the hair brush may be secure and reliable and must have a specific trailing effect to the hair in order to brush and get rid of tangled hair.

[0004] Many people use some of the salon supplies for hairdressing in order to improve the hairdressing effect. Hairdressing, salon and hair care related products are generally coated uniformly onto the hair brush first and then applied to a user's hair or hair root.

[0005] After a certain time of use, it is inevitable that the hairdressing product remains on a root portion of the brush pins, and dirt such as fallen hair, dandruff or grease not just produces repulsive smells only, but also promotes the growth of bacteria and seriously affects the sanitary condition of the whole hair brush.

SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION

[0006] Therefore, it is a primary objective of the present invention to provide a hair brush with a better ventilation property and an easier way of washing the brush to help maintaining the quality of hygiene.

[0007] To achieve the aforementioned objective, the present invention provides a hair brush comprising: a brush body, having a through flame hole; and a brush pin holder, installed at the frame hole of the brush body, and having a base plate made of an elastic plastic material and formed integrally with the brush pin holder, and a plurality of brush pins erected from a surface of the base plate, and the base plate having a peripheral profile greater than the frame hole of brush body, and the base plate further including a plurality of through holes formed thereon and in an area enclosed by the frame hole.

[0008] When the hair brush of the present invention is used, a user holds the brush body to brush hair by the brush pins. The hair brush may be put into water, when needed, and dirt accumulated at a root portion of each brush can be removed successfully by the design of the frame hole and through holes, and both front and back sides of the brush pin holder have a better ventilation effect to prevent the growth of bacteria or the production of repulsive smells, so as to maintain quality of hygiene of the whole hair brush.

[0009] Further, the brush pin holder has an aperture formed at the center position, and the aperture is greater than a window of each through hole.

[0010] Further, each brush pin of the brush pin holder has a base coupled to the base plate and a brush portion coupled to the base, and the base has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion.

[0011] Further, the hair brush has a plurality of bristles disposed on the base plate of the brush pin holder, and a base for fixing the plurality of bristles and coupling the base plate.

[0012] Further, the hair brush has a plurality of bristles disposed on the base plate of the brush pin holder and a base for fixing the plurality of bristles and coupling the base plate, and the brush pin holder has an aperture formed at a center position of the base plate and greater than a window of each through hole, and each brush pin has a base coupled to the base plate and a brush portion coupled to the base, and the base has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion.

[0013] The brush portion of each brush pin has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

[0014] The brush pin holder has a plurality of brush pins with at least two different lengths and configured into a staggered arrangement.

[0015] The brush pin holder has a plurality of brush pins with at least two different lengths and configured into a staggered arrangement; and the brush portion of each brush pin has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

[0016] The brush body is formed by engaging two frames.

[0017] The brush body is formed by engaging two frames, and each frame has a holding portion, and the holding portions of the frames are engaged to form a handle.

[0018] In the hair brush of the present invention, the design of the frame hole and through holes helps maintaining of the whole hair brush, and the design of the base and brush portion of the brush pin enhances the resilience of the brush pins to prevent the brush pins from being tilted or deformed, and facilitates users to brush their hair with lager gaps and allow hot air of a hair dryer to enter into the inner layers of the hair and blow dry the hair more quickly. In addition, the brush pins with different lengths and configured into a staggered arrangement provides a brushing effect with different layers to the hair, and the bristles provides smooth strokes to the cuticle of the hair to give bright luster to the hair.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS

[0019] FIG. 1 is a perspective front view of a hair brush of the present invention;

[0020] FIG. 2 is an exploded view of a hair brush of the present invention;

[0021] FIG. 3 is a schematic view of a brush pin holder in accordance with a first preferred embodiment of the present invention;

[0022] FIG. 4 is a schematic rear view of a hair brush of the present invention; and

[0023] FIG. 5 is a schematic view of a brush pin holder in accordance with a second preferred embodiment of the present invention.

DESCRIPTION OF THE PREFERRED EMBODIMENTS

[0024] The present invention provides a hair brush with a better ventilation property and an easier way of washing the brush to help maintaining the quality of hygiene. With reference to FIGS. 1 to 4 for a hair brush of the present invention, the hair brush comprises a brush body 10, and a brush pin holder 20.

[0025] The brush body 10 has a through frame hole 11. In an implementation of an embodiment, the brush body 10 is formed by engaging two frames 12. In this preferred embodiment, the brush body 10 is formed by engaging two frames 12, and each frame 12 has a holding portion 121, and the two holding portions 121 of the two frames 12 are engaged to form a handle.

[0026] The brush pin holder 20 is installed in the frame hole 11 of the brush body 10 and includes a base plate 21 made of an elastic plastic material and integrally formed by injection molding and a plurality of brush pins 22 formed on a surface of the base plate 21, and the base plate 21 has a peripheral profile greater than the frame hole 11 of the brush body 10, and the base plate 21 has a plurality of through holes 211 formed at positions in an area enclosed by the frame hole 11.

[0027] Basically, when the hair brush of the present invention is used, a user holds the brush body 10 directly and brushes the hair by the brush pins 22. For example, the user holds the periphery of the frame hole 11 of the brush body 10 or a handle of the brush body 10 to brush the hair by the brush pins 22. When needed, the hair brush may be put into water for washing and cleaning.

[0028] The design of the frame hole 11 and through holes 211 is provided for removing dirt accumulated at a root portion of the brush pins 22 and allowing both front and back sides of the brush pin holder 20 to have a better ventilation effect to prevent the growth of bacteria or the production of repulsive smells, so as to help maintaining the quality of hygiene of the whole hair brush.

[0029] In the hair brush of an embodiment of the present invention, the brush pin holder 20 further has an aperture formed at a center position of the base plate 21, and the aperture is greater than a window 212 of each through hole 211 The design of the window 212 improves the ventilation effect of both front and back sides of the brush pin holder 20.

[0030] Each brush pin 22 as shown in FIG. 3 has a base 221 coupled to the base plate 21 and a brush portion 222 coupled to the base 221, and the base 221 has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion 222. The design of the base 221 and brush portion 222 of the brush pin 22 enhances the resilience of the brush pins 22 to prevent the brush pins 22 from being tilted or deformed, and allows users to brush their hair with larger gaps, so as to allow hot air of a hair dryer to blow into inner layers of the hair and expedite the blow-dry process of the hair.

[0031] In the whole hair brush as shown in FIG. 5, the base plate 21 of the brush pin holder 20 has a plurality of bristles 30, and a base 221' provided for fixing the plurality of bristles 30 and coupling the base plate 21. With the design of the bristles 30, the cuticle of the hair can be brushed smoothly by the bristles 30 to give a bright luster to the hair.

[0032] Of course, the hair brush of an embodiment of the present invention may arrange the plurality of bristles 30 disposed on the base plate 21 of the brush pin holder 20 and a base 221' provided for fixing the plurality of bristles 30 and coupling the base plate 21 (as shown in FIG. 5), and the brush pin holder 20 has an aperture formed at a center position of the base plate 21, and the aperture is greater than a window 212 of each through hole 211 (as shown in FIG. 4); and each brush pin 22 has a base 221 coupled to the base plate 21 and a brush portion 222 coupled to the base 221 (as shown in FIG. 3), and the base 221 preferably has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion 222.

[0033] In each of the aforementioned embodiment of the hair brush of the present invention, the brush pin holder 20 may have a plurality of brush pins 22 with at least two different lengths as shown in FIG. 3 or 5, and the brush pin 22 with at least two different lengths are configured into a staggered arrangement to providing a brushing effect for different layers of the hair.

[0034] In the hair brush of the present invention, each brush pin 20 has a base 221 coupled to the base plate 21 and a brush portion 222 coupled to the base 221, and the base 221 has an external diameter greater than the external, diameter of the brush portion 222, and the brush portion 222 of each brush pin 22 has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

[0035] In the hair brush of the present invention, each brush pin 22 has a base 221 coupled to the base plate 21 and a brush portion 222 coupled to the base 221, and the base 221 has an external diameter greater than the external diameter of the brush portion 222, and the brush pin holder 22 has a plurality of brush pins 22 with at least two different lengths, the at least two different lengths, and such brush pins 22 are configured into a staggered arrangement, and the brush portion 222 of each brash pin 22 preferably has an external diameter tapered towards the rear end.

[0036] Compared with the prior art, the hair brush of the present invention adopts the design of the frame hole and through holes to help maintaining the quality of hygiene of the whole hair brush and the design of the base and brush portion of the brush pins to enhance the resilience of the brush pins to prevent the brush pins from being tilted or deformed and allows users to brush their hair with larger gaps, so as to facilitate hot air of a hair dryer to blow into inner layers of the hair and expedite the process of blowing dry the hair. In addition, the design of the brush pins having at least two different heights and configured into a staggered arrangement to provide an effect of brushing hair with different layers, and the bristles are provided for brushing the cuticle of the hair to produce a bright luster to the hair.

[0037] While the invention has been described by way of example and in terms of a preferred embodiment, it is to be understood that the invention is not limited thereto. To the contrary, it is intended to cover various modifications and similar arrangements and procedures, and the scope of the appended claims therefore should be accorded the broadest interpretation so as to encompass all such modifications and similar arrangements and procedures.

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