Giant Loop Shower Is a Bidet For Your Entire Body

Whether at the crack of dawn or at the end of a long day, no one really ever has the energy to bathe. So like a bidet, the Loop shower uses numerous jets of water to clean your entire body automatically, even where the sun don't shine. » 5/17/12 6:40pm 5/17/12 6:40pm

Your Hot Tub Hijinks Are Spill-proof With This Concept Bath

If you're anything like me, the worst frustration in your day to day life is hot tub spillage. No longer! Italian design firm HeyTeam's concept tub allows for easy, splash free entry, then descends gracefully into the floor and fills. » 10/06/10 3:20pm 10/06/10 3:20pm

Sanyo's Human Washing Machine From 1970

Back in 1970, Sanyo envisioned a future where manual bathing was obsolete and head-washing was (apparently) optional. At the World Expo in Osaka, Sanyo unveiled their plan in the form of the Ultrasonic Bath. » 2/10/09 5:20pm 2/10/09 5:20pm

SPAcer is Flip-Up Spa Bath For Tiny Homes

In the manner of space-saving beds that zip into the ceiling » 9/16/08 10:30am 9/16/08 10:30am and bookcases concealed in is the SPAcer bath design by Dominik Chojnacki. It's designed to swivel upright and slide out of the way when it's not in use, then hinge down and connect with a floor-based drain/support assembly when you fancy a quick jacuzzi.…

Boobkini Defies Laws of Physics, Shocks Millions


Chalk one up for Japanese ingenuity—defying the laws of physics and inventing perhaps the finest gadget in history: the Boobkini. It's decent, but indecent at the same time! That's what they said about the bikini (from the Latin bi, meaning "two," and kini, meaning "square inches of Lycra") back in 1946. » 10/25/06 6:09pm 10/25/06 6:09pm

Mario Knows You Smell

The Japanese know we're suckers for anything Mario-related. So when a guy on eBay puts up some official Mario "Bath Bombs" for sale, people in the states love it for two reasons: it's Mario and it makes you smell like fresh flowers. Drop Mario into your hot bath and he'll fizz you with his water-jet pack and make you… » 12/12/05 11:27am 12/12/05 11:27am