Panasonic's sensible mirrors gave me a makeover

Panasonic's smart mirrors gave me a makeover

We have seen Panasonic’s sensible mirrors earlier than a few years in the past, once they remodeled Engadget Managing Editor Dana Wollman right into a Nineteen Seventies area princess. Now the corporate is at CES 2016 displaying off their sensible mirror tech but once more, however this time with a few variations. One mirror is for pores and skin evaluation, whereas the opposite is a cosmetics mirror the place you’ll be able to attempt on all types of various make-up seems. As somebody who truly cares about such issues, I had a go on the two mirrors to see what they needed to say about my face.

Panasonic sensible mirror Gallery | 9 Pictures

These sensible mirrors do have a couple of issues in widespread. They each have a digital camera to seize your face — you will need to align your eyes to a horizontal line to get it calibrated — they usually’re each outfitted with contact screens. I used to be pleasantly stunned to study that, based on the pores and skin evaluation mirror, that my pores and skin was in principally good situation, although apparently it did say my wrinkles might use some assist (Thanks?).

It additionally identified what might be “potential” age spots (which simply looks like common freckles to me proper now, however who is aware of). A spokesperson advised us that the mirrors have been sensible sufficient to see by means of thick layers of make-up and in case your pores and skin wants a bit extra hydration. You may as well examine earlier pictures to the present one, to see in case your pores and skin has improved over time. That is probably helpful for those who’re making an attempt to guage the worth of a sure moisturizer or pores and skin cream.

The cosmetics mirror, however, let me apply all types of make-up, from edgy eyeshadows to peachy lip hues. You’ll be able to even high-quality-tune the make-up by bringing a specific palette into Photoshop and enhancing, say, the lashes, after which making use of that to the general look. You possibly can both choose simply sure make-up to attempt on, and go for customized appears like “Edgy” or “Dolly.”

The thought right here is that these sensible mirrors can be utilized within the retail area, particularly within the cosmetics counter on the mall or at your native Sephora. It’s going to recommend merchandise you should purchase proper on the display, so you possibly can both purchase them proper there or just examine them out in individual on the retailer.

Raised within the tropics of Malaysia, Nicole Lee arrived in the USA in quest of love, happiness, and ubiquitous broadband. That final one continues to be a dream, however two out of three is not dangerous. Her love for phrases and know-how reached a fever pitch in San Francisco, the place she discovered you might make a dwelling writing about devices, video video games, and the Web. Really, a dream come true. Different pursuits embrace baseball, espresso, cooking, and chasing after her precocious little cat.

zero Shares