Patent Number: 6,251,070

Title: Device and a method for measuring skin parameters

Abstract: A device for measuring parameters of the skin of living beings on the surface of the skin to be examined, comprising a housing with a light source, an optical recording means, and an image processing means, wherein the housing consists of an applicator, in which an optical recording means formed by a video camera and a light emitting means connected to a light source are integrated, the applicator, which is adapted to be placed on the skin surface, holding the video camera and the light emitting means at a predetermined distance from the skin surface.

Inventors: Khazaka; Gabriel (Cologne, DE)

Assignee: Courage + Khazaka electronic GmbH

International Classification: A61B 5/103 (20060101); A61B 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018