It is a future narrative that explores how our culture could evolve according the establishment of new technologies. It shows how new technology could drive us towards an obsession for human enhancement instead of the current obsession for physical appearance.
The project speculates in how other type of body alteration procedures could be created to accomplish the humankind demands within the next biotechnological era.
Techosmetics aims to contextualize and portray this future by presenting how methods we use today to improve appearance, such as cosmetics and its respective rituals, could next be used to notably augment the functions of our bodies. A Techosmetic shows how we could boost the capacities of the body’s performance. It explores the idea of how through new techniques in biotechnology and the customisation of bioprinting, we could augment our skin’s biological functions.