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Top 35 Senior Trends in 2020

From Smart Senior-Centric Devices to Smart Walker Safety Devices

— January 23, 2021 — Life-Stages
These 2020 senior trends range from smart senior-centric devices to smart walker safety gadgets.

When it comes to tech, more and more seniors are embracing the power of social media and its ability to connect people through shared interests. A platform reflective of this is 'Radio Recliner.' "As its name suggests, this one-hour online radio session invites seniors living in assisted-living facilities to share their love of music with the world," giving participants a chance to "record their introductions and transitions on their phone and send the audio to production staff who masterfully creates the show with the songs they've chosen."

Another notable example comes from the world of beauty and is Korres' Deep Wrinkle, Plumping + Age Spot Concentrate, a product that is part of the brand's post-menopausal skincare line. The formula targets aging, uneven and sensitive skin and looks to restore vitality brought on by post-menopausal symptoms like stress, low estrogen levels and more.

For more senior trends in the year ahead, check out Trend Hunter's 2021 Trend Report.
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Senior Culinary Programs
Senior Culinary Programs
Aprons & Appetizers is a Multi-Sensory Culinary Program for Seniors
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Remote Patient Monitoring Systems
Remote Patient Monitoring Systems
VitalCare Now Features Medication Modules to Track Intake
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33
Smart Walker Attachment Releases
Smart Walker Attachment Releases
WalkWise's New Product Informs Family Members If a Senior Falls
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32
Grandparent Dessert Contests
Grandparent Dessert Contests
Silk Offers Grandparents $10,000 to Taste-Test Plant-Based Desserts
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31
AI-Generated Senior TV Platforms
AI-Generated Senior TV Platforms
iQIYI Created an AI Seniors Mode for Content Generation
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30
Direct-To-Door Prescription Services
Direct-To-Door Prescription Services
The Health Depot Created a Direct-To-Door Delivery Service
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29
Senior Grocery Delivery Initiatives
Senior Grocery Delivery Initiatives
The H-E-B Senior Support is in Partnership with Favor Delivery
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28
Prescription-Strength Arthritis Gels
Prescription-Strength Arthritis Gels
Voltaren Arthritis Pain Has a Non-Steroidal Formula
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27
Dementia-Specific Memory Apps
Dementia-Specific Memory Apps
Thinkability is an App for People with Dementia & Their Care Givers
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26
Vegan Senior Challenges
Vegan Senior Challenges
The Northwest Connexion Challenge Virtually Unites Seniors with Veganism
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25
Outdoor Drive-In Movie Theatres
Outdoor Drive-In Movie Theatres
Cadillac Fairview is Unveiling Charitable Outdoor Movie Events
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24
Retiree-Specific Radio DJs
Retiree-Specific Radio DJs
Radio Recliner Connects Retirees to the Airwaves to Stay Connected
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23
Senior Health Voice Assistants
Senior Health Voice Assistants
HandsFree Health Launched the WellBe System to Help Seniors
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22
Social Media Postcard Services
Social Media Postcard Services
The GramGram Service Now Lets Users Send Instagram Postcards
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21
Post-Menopausal Skincare Concentrates
Post-Menopausal Skincare Concentrates
Korres' White Pine Meno-Reverse™ Formula Targets Aging
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20
Senior-Focused Tablet Designs
Senior-Focused Tablet Designs
TechSilver Made the GranPad for Family to Communicate with Seniors
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19
Mature Hair Support Cosmetics
Mature Hair Support Cosmetics
The Hair Biology Collection Supports the Needs of Women Over 50
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18
Senior-Monitoring Cameras
Senior-Monitoring Cameras
The AltumView Cypress Smart Medical Alert Sensor Detects for Problems
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17
Mutlifunctional Safety Grab Bars
Mutlifunctional Safety Grab Bars
The Stander Curve White Grab Bar Can Be Customized for Comfort
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16
Adaptive Spoon Utensils
Adaptive Spoon Utensils
Parsons' Weighted Comfort Grip Spoon Ensures a Supportive Grip
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15
Chef-Powered Senior-Targeted Meals
Chef-Powered Senior-Targeted Meals
Chefs for Seniors Pairs Seniors with a Chef Who Cooks for Them
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14
Inclusive LGBTQ-Friendly Retirement Homes
Inclusive LGBTQ-Friendly Retirement Homes
Living Out is the Ideal Place for LGBTQ Seniors
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13
Senior-Focused QSR Meals
Senior-Focused QSR Meals
McDonald's Sweden Launches Happy Meal Senior During COVID-19 Lockdown
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12
Cellular Nutrient Powders
Cellular Nutrient Powders
Mitopure Counters Age-Related Cellular Decline
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11
User-Friendly Content Players
User-Friendly Content Players
The Conceptual 'DVDISC' Helps Seniors Enjoy Their Favorite Content
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10
Senior-Focused Skincare Lines
Senior-Focused Skincare Lines
Because Market is a D2C Brand for Older Adults
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9
Detachable Universal Cutlery Handles
Detachable Universal Cutlery Handles
The Maddak Ableware Kit is Helpful for Those with Arthritis
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8
Independence-Focused Eldercare Apps
Independence-Focused Eldercare Apps
The 'Dooinwell' App Helps Family Members Stay in Touch
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7
Senior-Focused Exercising Parks
Senior-Focused Exercising Parks
This Senior Exercise Park Was the Result of Community Engagement
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6
Connected Senior Communication Lights
Connected Senior Communication Lights
The 'CareAlert' Keeps the Elderly in Touch with Family
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5
Seat-Integrated Stairwell Handrails
Seat-Integrated Stairwell Handrails
The 'Rest For A While' Staircase Offers a Place to Sit
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4
Assistive Elderly Shower Systems
Assistive Elderly Shower Systems
The Conceptual Aiyu Shower Machine is Comfort-Focused
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3
Wraparound Reading Glasses
Wraparound Reading Glasses
EyeWris' Flexible Eyewear Design Comfortable Wraps Around the Wrist
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2
Social Distancing Visitation Pods
Social Distancing Visitation Pods
'The Social Contact Pod' Mitigates Contamination Risks
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1
Senior Citizen Smart Objects
Senior Citizen Smart Objects
The 'Familia' Solutions Bridge the Gap Between Generations
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