Ikea Has Actually Made A Mirror That Pays You Compliments

“Who’s the fairest of them all?”

1. You know how sometimes you can get up in the morning and feel like crap? Ikea thinks it has the answer.

2. Yeah, these messages are personalised to you.

3. It apparently uses “Kinect motion sensor technology combined with complex coding”.




4. There’s a serious point to this invention, apparently.

Ikea’s carried out research and has found over two thirds (68%) of the population are self-critical of their appearance.

A third of those questioned said their main concern was their body shape, and another third said their weight was their main concern. Rather unsurprisingly, a third of people said they feel worst on a Monday morning.

5. So maybe the Ikea Motivational Mirror will turn that all around. Maybe.

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Alan White is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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