Always in search of innovative products to put on its shelves, Sephora is about to start the distribution of Temptu Air in France
Temptu Air is a handheld airbrush makeup device, claiming to help achieving the results of a professional makeup artist at home, and quperior coverage with less makeup.
Temptu Air system is made of :
– a portable electric rechargeable appliance
– makeup (foundation, blush, highlighter and bronzer) delivered through interchangeable “Airpods”, offered in different shades.
The device allows a customizable coverage, with a three-speed airflow.
Temptu, Inc. owns 4 worldwide patent applications :
– WO/2009/134356A1 – A SPRAYING DEVICE APPARATUS
– WO/2010/117433A1 – A SPRAYING DEVICE APPARATUS
– WO/2011/112246A3 – A SPRAYING DEVICE APPARATUS
– WO/2013/028934A1 – ULTRASONIC SPRAYING DEVICE/AIR-ASSISTED ULTRASONIC SPRAYING DEVICE WITH ADVANCING CARTRIDGE PISTON
2013’s patent is very probably the one that describes the current technology used on Temptu device, taking advantage of ultrasonic vibrations to deliver a spray of a fluid.
[Source : Femme Actuelle Oct. 2016, www.temptu.com]