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1. (WO2017148941) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED HAIRSTYLE PROCESSING AND HAIR CUTTING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/148941    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/054635
Publication Date: Sat Sep 09 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Wed Mar 01 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: B26B 19/38
Applicants: KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V.
Inventors: ZANDSTEEG, Cornelis, Johannes
UIT DE BULTEN, Raymon, Henk
SALVERDA, Lolke, Klaas
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED HAIRSTYLE PROCESSING AND HAIR CUTTING DEVICE
Abstract:
The present disclosure relates to an automated hairstyle processing method, an an automated hairstyle processing system, and an automated hair cutting device, the system (10) comprising a memory unit (48) arranged to store a predefined hairstyle model (90) including hair property representing values and body shape representing values, particularly head shape representing values, a sampling unit (76) arranged to sample an actual body shape portion, particularly an actual head shape, of a to be treated subject (12), involving detecting deviations from a model body shape portion of the predefined hairstyle model, a processing unit (42) arranged to adapt a hair property model (94) of the predefined hairstyle model, in case deviations between the actual body shape and the model body shape portion are detected, so as to compensate the actual body shape deviations, the adaptions to the hair property model (94) being local adaptations.