Original is a capsule shell that functions as a user reminder when the drug’s expiry date is approaching.
All products have their own life cycles, including medicine and supplements. However, it is sometimes difficult to recall a capsule’s validity date. Consuming expired drugs is a risk to health that we all want to avoid.
Prof. Zhang Weiwei
The main conception of this design is to use slow release technology to let the mould pattern to be pre-determined into the shell of the capsule. This preset pattern will emerge when the drug is nearing its expiry date. This is a user-centred design created to improve everyday life.