US 10,376,659 B2
Personal care vaporizer device for the eye area of the face
Thomas Nichols, Laguna Niguel, CA (US)
Filed by Thomas Nichols, Laguna Niguel, CA (US)
Filed on Jun. 28, 2013, as Appl. No. 13/931,398.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/821,089, filed on May 8, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2014/0336565 A1, Nov. 13, 2014
Int. Cl. A61F 9/04 (2006.01); A61M 11/04 (2006.01); A61M 11/00 (2006.01); A61M 21/00 (2006.01)
CPC A61M 11/042 (2014.02) [A61M 11/005 (2013.01); A61M 21/00 (2013.01); A61F 9/04 (2013.01); A61M 2021/0027 (2013.01); A61M 2021/0044 (2013.01); A61M 2021/0066 (2013.01); A61M 2205/3653 (2013.01); A61M 2205/8206 (2013.01); A61M 2210/0606 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A vaporizer device for treating skin surrounding an eyeball of a human face, the device comprising:
a main housing comprising a front cover attached to a rear housing member, a treatment chamber formed within the rear housing member, said treatment chamber comprising a concave chamber open on a back side of the rear housing member, wherein the back side of the rear housing member faces away from the front cover, a nose notch disposed on a bottom wall of the treatment chamber;
one or more massage motors attached to said treatment chamber, each of said one or more massage motors generating a vibratory motion in said treatment chamber when activated;
a fluid chamber contained within said main housing;
a mist generating device in fluid communication with said fluid chamber;
a mist conduit interconnecting said mist generating device with at least one orifice formed in a roof of said treatment chamber, the roof being opposite the bottom wall;
a heating element located within said main housing and between said front cover and said rear housing member, and exterior to said treatment chamber, said heating element being in contact with said rear housing member, and external to said fluid chamber, whereby actuating said heating element heats said rear housing member, a front wall of said treatment chamber in spaced relation to said eyeball when said vaporizer device is worn on the human face; and
a pliable gasket member disposed on said rear housing member, said pliable gasket member shaped to conform to and encircle upper and outside portions of a human user's facial eye area, whereby the human user's eyeball is in fluid communication with said treatment chamber, whereby a heating of said treatment chamber with said heating element heats said user's face via conduction, wherein said fluid chamber is disposed at a central top area of the rear housing and is located on top of the mist generating device, wherein said fluid chamber is further defined by a fill port formed therein, said fill port sealed by a fill port lid formed as a part of said pliable gasket.