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Abstract

Our aim with Beauty Technology is to transform our body in an interactive platform by hiding technology into beauty products for creating muscle based interfaces that don’t give the wearer a cyborg look. FX e-makeup is a Beauty Technology prototype that applies FX makeup materials embedded with electronics for sensing the face’s muscles. This work presents Winkymote and Kinisi as proof of concept of the FX e-makeup.

Keywords

Wearable Computers Beauty Technology Electronic Makeup Muscle Based Interface 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katia Vega
    • 1
  • Abel Arrieta
    • 2
  • Felipe Esteves
    • 3
  • Hugo Fuks
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsPUC-RioRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringPUC-RioRio de JaneiroBrazil
  3. 3.Department of AdministrationPUC-RioRio de JaneiroBrazil

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