BurnAlong Launches Next-Gen Facial Health Scan Technology Available on Mobile App

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Transformative Technology: Reading Your Heart Rate with Your Phone's Camera - No Wearable Needed

BALTIMORE, Feb. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- BurnAlong is today launching a new feature that will transform how millions of people monitor their health, and change what they do to achieve their health goals: by giving them the ability to instantly track key health metrics directly from the BurnAlong App – just using the phone's camera, no wearable needed.

"BurnAlong Facial Metrics" is an AI-driven facial scan. Using the camera on their phone – people will be able to track their Heart Rate, Oxygen Level, and Respiratory Rate – without a wearable.

With only 20% of the U.S. population having a wearable (and only 10% of those 55+) this gives everyone the health data they need.

  • Want to optimize your workout by hitting your target heart rate? Use BurnAlong Facial Metrics before and after taking an on-demand class in one of 45+ health and wellness categories.
  • Feeling stressed? Use BurnAlong Facial Metrics to see your Heart Rate and take a mindfulness or meditation class to bring it down.
"BurnAlong's mission is to change lives by giving people the health and wellbeing programming and support they need, and so with only 20% of the country having a wearable we've been focused on how to give the other 80% of people access to that same valuable data," said Daniel Freedman, Co-CEO of BurnAlong. "With BurnAlong Facial Metrics now everyone can get the data to optimize their workouts, track their health data, and monitor their stress — and then act on the data with BurnAlong's video classes and programming."

BurnAlong Facial Metrics is now available on the BurnAlong mobile app on the App Store and Google Play for compatible devices. BurnAlong Facial Metrics is supported on mobile devices using Android version 8.1 and later and iOS version 12.4 and later.

For more information on BurnAlong Facial Metrics, visit http://www.BurnAlong.com/facial-metrics or contact press@burnalong.com.

For press inquiries, go to http://www.burnalong.com/press-inquiries/.

About BurnAlong (http://www.BurnAlong.com):

BurnAlong is an online video health and wellness platform. People can take classes from a growing network of 100s of instructors across 45 categories, from prenatal to seniors, from cardio and yoga to stress, adaptive workouts, and chronic conditions like arthritis and diabetes. People can take classes alone or live with others where they can see and hear each other for social motivation.

Now with BurnAlong Facial Metrics people can track their Heart Rate, Oxygen Level, and Respiration Rate directly from the BurnAlong mobile app just using the camera - no wearable needed.

BurnAlong works with leading employers, insurers, and brokers who provide BurnAlong for their employees and patients. BurnAlong partners with a fast-growing network of 100s of local gyms, studios, and wellness professionals.

Individuals can also sign up directly themselves for BurnAlong at http://www.BurnAlong.com/wellness/individuals


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