AI blends with beauty products for personalized skincare, products like smarter toothbrush

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The Sephora Studio offers the ultimate makeup experience--and more are opening in 2018. Amanda Li, 25, looked at herself in a mirror. She saw her own reflection, but with extra blush, extended eyelashes and a different lip color. As she blinked, her look suddenly changed, this time with a smoky eyeliner. The scene was part of Sephora's efforts called Virtual Artist, which debuted in 2016 and has gotten a makeover over time.


ModiFace AI Helps Customers Find Their Ideal Hair Color NVIDIA Blog

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The days of hair coloring being characterized by failed henna experiments and leaps of faith at salons will soon be a thing of the past, thanks to AI. Episode 4 of our "I Am AI" docuseries introduces ModiFace, a Toronto-based company that's transforming the way people choose new hair colors and, along with it, the multi-billion dollar hair care industry. ModiFace has been bringing augmented reality to the beauty industry for the past decade. The company's founder and CEO, Parham Aarabi, had applied his work on using AI for face tracking and lip detection to enable consumers to see what beauty products would look like when applied. Already a leader in that market, ModiFace is now eyeing the much more ambitious task of letting people virtually try on hair colors. The company's iOS application does just that -- with startling effectiveness -- removing a lot of the inherent mystery that comes with deciding on a new hair color.


World's First AI-capable Toothbrush "Ara" Brings Machine Learning to Oral Care - 1redDrop

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AI is going everywhere – into space, inside the human body and now, into your mouth. Ara, the world's first AI-capable toothbrush will actually teach you how to brush your teeth better. If you're a dentist, you'll probably get to keep your day job. Ara, from Kolibree, a French oral care company with offices in France and the United States, connects with an app on your smartphone to transmit data about your brushing habits. It will know exactly how you brush and whether or not it's good enough to keep dental problems at bay.


Artificial Intelligence Can Now Create Perfumes, Even Without A Sense Of Smell

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While it's not unimportant, a lot of the groundwork when developing a new fragrance is done by evaluating data, and that's something artificial intelligence is highly qualified to do. In a partnership between IBM Research and Symrise, a global producer of fragrances and flavors based in Germany with clients such as Estee Lauder, Donna Karan, Avon, Coty and more, the first AI-developed scent is now available for purchase in Brazil. Philyra became the artificial intelligence (AI) apprentice IBM created that perfumer David Apel worked alongside to create two new fragrances for Brazilian cosmetics company O Boticário in time for the country's Valentine's Day holiday this year. They were specifically looking for a fragrance to sell to Generation Z and millennials who they knew would be intrigued by a fragrance created by AI. This collaboration officially launched AI into the fragrance industry.


Artificial Intelligence Can Now Create Perfumes, Even Without A Sense Of Smell

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While it's not unimportant, a lot of the groundwork when developing a new fragrance is done by evaluating data, and that's something artificial intelligence is highly qualified to do. In a partnership between IBM Research and Symrise, a global producer of fragrances and flavors based in Germany with clients such as Estee Lauder, Donna Karan, Avon, Coty and more, the first AI-developed scent is now available for purchase in Brazil. Philyra became the artificial intelligence (AI) apprentice IBM created that perfumer David Apel worked alongside to create two new fragrances for Brazilian cosmetics company O Boticário in time for the country's Valentine's Day holiday this year. They were specifically looking for a fragrance to sell to Generation Z and millennials who they knew would be intrigued by a fragrance created by AI. This collaboration officially launched AI into the fragrance industry.