US 10,888,148 B2
Baked powder pencils, sticks and pellets, and methods of making and using the same
Alfred E. Booth, Sun Valley, CA (US); and Jeff Ellery Engels, Castaic, CA (US)
Assigned to Cosmetic Group USA, Inc., Sun Valley, CA (US)
Filed by Cosmetic Group USA, Inc., Sun Valley, CA (US)
Filed on Jan. 28, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/259,853.
Application 15/625,878 is a division of application No. 14/860,447, filed on Sep. 21, 2015, granted, now 9,700,120, issued on Jul. 11, 2017.
Application 16/259,853 is a continuation of application No. 15/625,878, filed on Jun. 16, 2017, granted, now 10,206,481.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/053,690, filed on Sep. 22, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2019/0150593 A1, May 23, 2019
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. B43K 21/08 (2006.01); A45D 40/12 (2006.01); A45D 40/02 (2006.01); A45D 40/04 (2006.01); A45D 40/10 (2006.01); A61Q 1/02 (2006.01); A61K 8/02 (2006.01); A45D 40/20 (2006.01)
CPC A45D 40/12 (2013.01) [A45D 40/02 (2013.01); A45D 40/04 (2013.01); A45D 40/10 (2013.01); A45D 2040/208 (2013.01); A61K 8/022 (2013.01); A61K 8/0216 (2013.01); A61K 8/0229 (2013.01); A61Q 1/02 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A cosmetic pencil comprising:
a housing having a base portion with a hollow interior and an opening that opens into the hollow interior, the housing having an axial dimension along an axis; and
a stick or pellet of cosmetic material disposed at least partially within the hollow interior of the base portion, the stick or pellet of cosmetic material including a body section having an end portion that is arranged to extend through the opening of the base portion;
wherein the base portion of the housing includes at least one projection arranged adjacent the opening of the base portion, the at least one projection arranged to project into the body section of the stick or pellet of cosmetic material; and
wherein the at least one projection has a tapered surface having an oblique angle relative to the axis and facing into the base portion of housing, and wherein the tapered surface is arranged to extend into the body section of the stick or pellet of cosmetic material.