A new augmented program can give you an instant facelift using your webcam.

A new augmented reality program can give you an instant facelift without the physical nip and tucks. The program has been developed by Vlado Kitanovski and Ebroul Izquierdo of the Multimedia and vision research group at Queen Mary, University of London. It works with your webcam and by running the special software at the same time. In real time, the software is able to track your face and morph your facial features for a new and improved look.

The augmented reality program doesn’t serve any real purpose yet, but the developers hope that it will eventually be utilized as a visualization tool for plastic surgery. Creator Vlado Kitanovski also explains:

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