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Blush Barrier / Contraception reimagined

Blush Barrier
Blush Barrier

The Blush Barrier is designed to solve the issues regarding on-demand control of contraception while mitigating hormonal side effects. It is a tech-enabled non-hormonal barrier method of birth control. Constructed with materials safe for the body the blush barrier will be inserted to fit at the cervix. Operated through a phone application, as desired, the silicone material will close through a mechanism mimicking a motorized track prior to sexual intercourse to ensure pregnancy prevention.


New York University

New York University
New York City, United States

Raeva Sayed,
New York University

Emily Gordin,
Pratt Institute