Makeup FX

Makeup FX

Smooth-On's wide variety of platinum cure, skin-safe silicone rubbers are used to create realistic skin effects.  Ecoflex® and Dragon Skin® super soft silicones have become the industry standard for creating silicone masks and more.

Adding SLACKER® additive creates a 'deadened' gel-like silicone perfect for realistic applicance movement.  Ecoflex® GEL is 'pre-deadened' and makes a superb appliance filler.

Dragon Skin® FX-Pro can be used as a membrane, or is soft enough to be used as a solid prosthetic appliance.

Skin Tite® certified skin-safe silicone can be used to build up wounds and scars directly on the skin or as an adhesive for cast silicone appliances.

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Bullet Hole Makeup Tutorial

Bullet Hole Makeup Tutorial

How To Create a Gunshot Wound Using Ecoflex and Skin Tite Silicone and Ultimate Blood

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Making Blood Effects With The Ultimate Blood Kit®

Making Blood Effects With The Ultimate Blood Kit®

The Ultimate Blood® Kit is the most realistic and versatile liquid blood system available anywhere.

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How to Make a Silicone Gel-Filled Zombie Prosthetic

How to Make a Silicone Gel-Filled Zombie Prosthetic

How to create a silicone gel filled appliance, paint the piece, and adhere it to the actor.

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Making a Quick Silicone Wound Prosthetic

Making a Quick Silicone Wound Prosthetic

Making and applying professional quality wound prosthetics.

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How to Make a Full Head Mold with Body Double®

How to Make a Full Head Mold with Body Double®

In this body casting demonstration, Body Double® silicone is used to make a full head mold

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Making a Silicone Wound Using a Plate Mold

Making a Silicone Wound Using a Plate Mold

This step-by-step guide will illustrate how to make a flat resin plate mold that you can cast platinum silicone into.

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Making Joker Style Silicone Scar Appliances

Making Joker Style Silicone Scar Appliances

A detailed description of molding and casting these popular silicone appliances.

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Create Your Own Silicone Halloween Mask

Create Your Own Silicone Halloween Mask

Make a quick and easy brush on silicone Halloween mask that looks like it took days to create...

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Creating a Urethane Resin Makeup Prosthetic Mold

Creating a Urethane Resin Makeup Prosthetic Mold

This sequence outlines the construction of a mold to cast silicone f/x makeup appliances.

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Using NOVOCS Gloss and Matte Silicone Solvents

Using NOVOCS Gloss and Matte Silicone Solvents

This video outlines how to use NOVOCS gloss and matte, and the main differences between the materials.

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High Tech Materials Create a Horrific Zombie

High Tech Materials Create a Horrific Zombie

Zombies are more popular than ever in TV shows, movies, Zombie-walks, Zombie Parties and more.

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Fake Wound How-To Demonstration

Fake Wound How-To Demonstration

Jon N. demonstrates how to make a silicone wound directly on the skin using Smooth-On's Skin Tite® Ultimate Wound Kit.

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Creating a Zombie Makeup Using Silicone Rubber

Creating a Zombie Makeup Using Silicone Rubber

Smooth-On fan Leo V. shows how to make and apply a zombie makeup using the Ultimate Zombie Kit.

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How To Make a Wearable Fake Leg Wound Effect

How To Make a Wearable Fake Leg Wound Effect

Smooth-On fan Jon N. shows how he uses our silicone to make a wearable fake leg wound effect.

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Making a Zombie Makeup Using The Ultimate Zombie Kit

Making a Zombie Makeup Using The Ultimate Zombie Kit

In this makeup effects tutorial video, we create a Halloween zombie character using Smooth-On's Ultimate Zombie Kit.

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Making a Face Wound with Glass Debris

Making a Face Wound with Glass Debris

Skin Tite® is a versatile two-component silicone rubber product that can be used as an "On Skin" Sculpting Medium.

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Making an Arm Wound with Glass Debris

Making an Arm Wound with Glass Debris

In this makeup effects video, we demonstrate how to make a fake cut or making a wound using Skin Tite on-skin silicone rubber.

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Creating a Special Effects Makeup Burn Scar

Creating a Special Effects Makeup Burn Scar

Skin Tite® is a versatile two-component silicone rubber product that can be used as an on-skin sculpting medium.

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Creating a Slashed Throat Halloween Makeup

Creating a Slashed Throat Halloween Makeup

Learn how to do a slashed throat makeup just in time for Halloween using professional-grade skin-safe silicone.

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How To Use SLIDE® STD Surface Tension Diffuser

How To Use SLIDE® STD Surface Tension Diffuser

SLIDE® STD Liquid Surface Tension Diffuser is an additive for platinum cure silicone rubber.

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Making Fake Wounds and Scars Directly On The Skin

Making Fake Wounds and Scars Directly On The Skin

Wounds, Scars, and other gore makeup effects can easily be simulated using Skin Tite®

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Applying an Ecoflex® 00‑30 Silicone Prosthetic

Applying an Ecoflex® 00‑30 Silicone Prosthetic

Emmy® award winning makeup artist Stevie Bettles demonstrates

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