Nancy O'Connor

Nancy O’Connor

An extensive project working to design a range of safety razors, with handles made from a combination of protein based plastic, casein and used tea grounds.

Improving upon the traditional and existing shaving products in order to make them more personal and sustainable.

Challenging societal ‘norms’ regarding products aimed at men and women. Identifying and unpicking these and really pushing forward to create a product which is suitable for use by all, no matter how you identify.

Taking a look at products aimed at men, women and ‘unisex’ products such as perfumes in order to identify and unpick these ideas. Honing in on the idea of mass-personalisation as a way to attract consumers.