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Air-Bar / Massage Chair


Air-Bar is a semienclosed seat to provide massage and sauna after cleaning the body.It gives a pleasant and relaxed experience comparable to shower bath while time and water consumption are significantly reduced.Covering the full body,air massage units provide a gentle but firm kneading massage by airstream.The active location and strength mode can be controlled by cellphone application.It is much safer and healthier than traditional massage by using non-contact form.The cushion can be attached to body in shape as its plastic property,thus achieve a better airflow feel.The air ring at the edge can build an air cover to keep heat and islation.

I would like to try this out right now! A clever idea that incorporates the wellness effect of water without getting you wet! I’m sure it would work! This concept has been very well developed on paper. An interesting mix of materials has been chosen.
Hansgrohe Prize 2013: Efficient Water Design

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China


Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Fangtian Ying, Ye Tao, Guanyun Wang, Jiang Wu, Yijun Zhao