Team This was a solo side project
Contributions I focused on the experience and interface design of the overall app.
Timeline July 2019 (4 weeks)
Tools Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator
It takes too long to find new snacks to try and read their ingredients both in stores and online.
The fear of causing trouble makes it hard for them to ask about the ingredients in food given by friends.
It's frustrating to visit restaurants and find out that they cannot eat their due to their allergies.
Many individuals with allergies, in particular youth, are not careful enough about their allergies.
Whether it is their mindset or due to social pressure, the fact that they are not prioritizing their
well-being and safety is a concern.
However, this big-picture problem has been long-standing and is not one that can be tackled by a single solution. My solution hopes to raise awareness for allergies in general, but is very unlikely to dissolve the above issue. Instead, I can see my solution helping those who are careful about their allergies and are adamant about their safety.
1. How might we reduce the time and effort spent finding out which products/places use a users’
2. How might we eliminate the discomfort our users may feel when finding out allergen information in situations where their normal means do not work?