Patent Number: 6,250,829

Title: Lotion applicator and enclosure

Abstract: A storage and applicator article for the convenient and controlled application of lotion to a user's skin has a thin, fabric like cavity applicator that is pre-impregnated with fluid and stored in a fluid impermeable enclosure. Upon opening the enclosure, a user may apply the lotion by inserting their hand in the applicator, which may be configured as a glove or mitten, and spreading the fluid over the skin. The lotion may be a combination sunscreen and insect repellent. A second embodiment of the applicator and storage enclosure of the invention comprises opening on the applicator cooperating with the storage enclosure whereby opening of the enclosure urges the applicator open. Still another embodiment of the applicator of the invention comprises a reusable, reversible applicator cavity that may generally be pulled inside out to expose a fluid impregnated applicator surface.

Inventors: Brower; Maureen (Orlando, FL), Fitzsimons; Thomas R. (Chicago, IL), Underwood; Steven L. (Chicago, IL)


International Classification: A45D 34/04 (20060101); A46B 005/04 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018