VisHair: A Wearable Fashion Hair Lighting Interaction System

  • Cheng YaoEmail author
  • Bing Li
  • Fangtian Ying
  • Ting Zhang
  • Yijun Zhao
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10921)


From Apple Watch to Nike HpyerAdapt, wearables and fashion are combining more and more tight. To meet the increasing demands of novel and useful interactive fashion wearables, we design and present VisHair, a head mounted fashion lighting interaction system based on wearable technology which is upgraded from LightingHair. The system mainly discuss how light media emerges in our daily fashion life and the new possibilities brought with interaction and visualization. We build the VisHair system with LED, optical fiber, Arduino with sensors, and mobile APP software. And tests were organized in 3 scenarios (according to 3 level of functions) of self-awareness, arousal awareness and social interaction to see how environment and interactions can provide aesthetic support in personal headwear. However, there’re limitations of the system, but the feedback from users are positive and many are willing to see VisHair in market.


Interactive aesthetic Wearable media Intelligent lighting Entertainment 



The authors thanks all the reviewers for providing valuable insights and suggestions that have helped in substantially improving this paper, as well as all volunteers for general support. This project is supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 61332017) and Zhejiang Science and Technology Project (Grant No. 2017C31097).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Computer Science and TechnologyZhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina
  2. 2.Hubei University of TechnologyWuhanChina
  3. 3.International Design Institute, Zhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina
  4. 4.School of Computer Software TechnologyZhejiang UniversityNingboChina

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