Smooth-On Alja-Safe® alginate and Body Double® silicone rubber have become Hollywood favorites and industry standards for capturing / reproducing detail from the human body. Formulated to be entirely skin safe mold materials (both are certified skin safe), these products are used for;
Small projects such as reproducing infant’s hands and feet to make forever-lasting castings of a new birth event. Also, reproducing finger prints by the FBI and other law enforcement agencies.
Intermediate projects such as reproducing detail of someone’s fingers, hands, feet or a face for school art projects, making movie special effects or making orthotic and orthopedic appliances, making medical training aids and more.
Large projects such as reproducing a torso (face to mid-section) or entire body (head to toe) for making movie special effects, castings for museums, medical training aids and more.
A sea life rescue foundation was in search of way to attach GPS radios to the dorsal fins of dolphins
Recently, a client commissioned a unique project. She was looking to have a mold made of her own torso.
Body Double® is a skin-safe silicone rubber that reproduces perfect detail from body parts
Andreas Moravec demonstrates a technique for creating theatrical armor using Rebound™ 25 silicone and Smooth Cast® resins
Not only is Alja-Safe® safe and easy to, you can also cast platinum silicone rubbers directly into finished molds.
John Fennel used Smooth-On's Alja-Safe Breeze® for creating the initial clay pour for his prop.
Follow this simple step-by-step lifecasting guide, and you will have a perfect lifecasting which will 'freeze time'.
Alja-Safe® Crystalline Silica-Free Alginate is suitable for making temporary molds of the face, hands and other body parts.
Let your imagination run wild and create unexpected images with basic hand shapes.
This photo sequence details creating a one piece cut seam mold of an entire head.
Body Double® Silicone Rubber is used by both professionals and hobbyists to make ultra-high definition impressions di...