Will robots eventually take over the Hair & Beauty industry? We’re wondering whether this mechanical shampoo bowl is the future? This robotic backwash was created by Panasonic, and is designed to ‘offer a degree of comfort that users cannot experience with human hands.’

Firstly, the robot spritzes the scalp with water and shampoo, and then gets to work massaging the scalp. After shampooing, the robot applies a conditioner mist, gives the client a 24-finger massage, and finally blow dries the hair.

See the robot at work:

Do you think this robot will be a hit? Or do you foresee tons of tangled hair?

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