Bathrooms of the Future

In a recent survey, consumers were ask what innovations they’d most like to see in the future.

According to David Levine, CEO of DigitalBridge, “As outlandish as some of these innovations may sound, they’re actually not far off being a reality. Breakthroughs in AR and AI are steadily making their way into our homes through devices such as Amazon’s Alexa and software such as Google’s ARCore and Apple’s ARKit. Clearly, consumer appetite for groundbreaking new bathroom products is high, so the race is on for suppliers to innovate quickly, in order to take advantage of this captive audience.”

The top 10 bathroom innovations consumers would love to see in the next 10 years

1. A face recognition system that automatically adjusts water temperature and pressure to your personalized settings

2. A hovering drone mirror that allows you to style the back of your hair with ease

3. An in-shower voice recognition that allows you to add shampoo, toothpaste and other essentials to your shopping list when they are running low4. An augmented reality simulator that shows how a hairstyle could look on your head and provides step-by-step instructions on how to achieve it

5. A pep-talking mirror that gives you advice on your outfits based on a link to your personal calendar. Three taps – one for hot, cold and “just right”

7. A dressing machine that chooses your outfit and dresses you

8. A full body air-dryer

9. A height-adjustable sink, toilet and mirror that moves up and down depending on who is using them

10. An ambient display that allows you to make a cup of coffee and answer the doorbell from the shower