We spend about a third of our lives asleep. Sleep is essential as it is as important to our bodies just as much as eating, drinking or breathing. It is vital for maintaining good mental and physical health. Sleeping helps us to recover from mental as well as physical exertion.
83% of people in 2016 averagely didn't get a good night sleep. The 21 century has introduced mobile phones to more people than ever, meaning millennial's are becoming sleep deprived by the constant notifications that light up there screens at night.Your cognitive capacity is significantly reduced when your smartphone is within reach even if it's off.
Noctise is a smart aid designed to hide the disruptive and addictive qualities of a smartphone. White and pink noise is produced when movement is detected to help keep you in your deep sleep. An app is used to control sounds, lights and alarms to suit the user while using the benefits of a SAD light as an alarm clock.
To design a product that helps to improve sleep by influencing light, noise or temperature. It must take into consideration colour fiery and modern design for the mass majority of people, it shouldn’t waist space. The design of the product went through many different variations while feedback was gathered from the target audience in order to be left with a simple but effective product that has a target market.