Never before have we been so technologically, scientifically or socially advanced help us to strive for personal success. We want to look our best, feel our best and perform at our best.
Science has caught up with science fiction and offers a future where bionic limbs outperform our natural ones, where senses can be augmented and our genetics can be engineered before conception to create a future nation of uberhmans. In the meantime we want to be the best we can be now.
Here we look at some of the most innovative gadgets to keep you looking good in 2016 and for years to come:
Iluminage Beauty - Skin Smoothing Laser
Looking like a more a Dyson fan if it were designed by Apple designers this bit of kit claims to reduce fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes and mouth. It works by triggering the body’s natural response to generate new collagen fibres. It’s not cheap but it is currently in the January sales.
U+ by GENEU
This brand creates bespoke skincare based on your DNA through an in-store swabbing process. The brand uses your unique genomic profile to create a serum that is adjusted to your appropriate concentrations. The flagship store, based in Mayfair, can perform all the non-invasive testing within just 30 minutes. Instore consultation costs £200 and from then on serums cost from £80.
Bliss spa Pore’fector Gadget
Forget wrinkles, pores are the new focus for 2016. This gadget from the well-respected spa brand claims to extract impurities and bossts complexion by sending vibrations through the skin to remove dirt, grim and debris, to visibly improve the appearance of your skin.
This device allows you to check vitamin and mineral levels through a blood sample in the comfort of your own home. Through a pen held against certain points of the body (using the EAV method), the app will inform you what you need to improve on and maintain. Genius!