The Canadian Press

2015-09-21 | Beauty Apps

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A Canadian university professor who developed technology to read lips has seen his business surge in the beauty industry over the past year. University of Toronto professor Parham Aarabi's (PAHR'-um AH'-rub-ee) says his company, Modiface, has seen his business double over the past year as beauty companies flock to his software to help sales. (Aarabi says the technology should soon be in beauty stores where customers can look in a mirror and see how a given lipstick works without putting it on their face.)

Date: 2015-09-21
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << so what we found is that if he can show the product and it's very realistic and truthful way to their consumer on their own image saying that if you try these four lipsticks is exactly what you look like if you try to skin care product this is exactly what you look like it is substantially more effective as a marketing and educational tool that if you just show an image of the model >>