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Applicators

Value added applicators can help differentiate your cosmetics with consumers

More and more brand owners are discovering that value-added applicators are a way to differentiate their cosmetic products. From mascara brushes to lip gloss wands, applicators are becoming more unique and specialized.

Highlights

  • Chemically resistant TPEs and anti-microbial additives for value-added applicators and dispensing
  • Soft touch TPEs for over-molded grip to engage your consumers with tactile elements
  • High density materials that can deliver a premium feel
  • Special color effects including metallic, pearlescent, marble, granite, and wood effects

Technologies
Resources
Technologies
NAME CATEGORY DESCRIPTION  
Aqueous Battery Gasket Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ TPE delivered excellent sealing plus chemical resistance for demanding energy storage application View
Chair Lumbar Support Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ TPE delivers the right support, look and feel for leading seating manufacturer's lumbar support View
Color and Additives Solutions Overview BU Overview Colorant and additives overview and capabilities View
Color Trends in Packaging Brochure Color & Insights report: 2019 View
Color Trends in Pet Products Brochure Color & Insights Report: January 2022 View
Disc Golf Discs Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ TPEs provided a versatile material for achieving multiple disc capabilities, colors and features View
Disposable Syringe Tip Cap Application Snapshot Increased process efficiency and formulated a solution that met rigorous medical application requirements View
Durability for Cooler Feet and Wagon Wheel Tread Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ G provides durability and UV stability for cooler feet and wagon wheel tread View
Dynaflex™ G2711 Thermoplastic Elastomer Face Mask Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ G2711 Thermoplastic Elastomer provides biocompatibility and soft touch for face mask ventilation valve  View
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (Chinese) Product Selection Guide Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (Chinese language version) View
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (English) Product Selection Guide Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (English language version) View
GLS™ TPE Soft-Touch Grips Indoor - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Value information and price comparison of GLS™ TPE soft-touch grips for indoor applications View
GLS™ TPEs - Injection Molding Guide Design Guide Guide to part design, mold design, hot runner systems, overmolding, machine selection, material handling and preparation, processing conditions and troubleshooting for GLS™ solutions View
GLS™ TPEs - Overmolding Guide Design Guide Guide to overmolding material selection, part and mold design, material handling and preparation, TPE injection molding, processing, maximizing adhesion and troubleshooting for GLS™ TPEs View
GLS™ TPEs Packaging Selection Guide - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide GLS™ TPEs for soft touch packaging solutions View
Gravi-Tech Density Modified Formulations - Design Guide for Luxury Closures Design Guide How Gravi-Tech makes the difference for packaging closures in the luxury cosmetics and spirits markets View
Gravi-Tech™ - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, characteristics, markets and end-use applications (Chinese language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, characteristics, markets and end-use applications (English language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations - Design Guide Design Guide Gravi-Tech™ polymer-metal composites are high density materials developed as thermoplastic-based alternatives to lead and other traditional metals View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations and Versaflex™ TPEs for Cosmetics Packaging Webinars & Videos Enhance your cosmetic packaging with Gravi-Tech and Versaflex solutions View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations and Versaflex™ TPEs for Cosmetics Packaging (Chinese) Webinars & Videos Enhance your cosmetic packaging with Gravi-Tech and Versaflex solutions (Chinese language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations Extended Version - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters and troubleshooting recommendations for Gravi-Tech™ View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations Extended Version - Processing Guide (Chinese) Processing Guides Injection molding parameters and troubleshooting recommendations for Gravi-Tech™   View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations for Luxury Cosmetics and Spirits Packaging Application Bulletin Add weight and aesthetics to your luxury packaging closure designs with density modified formulations View
Gravi-Tech™ E2 Meat Box Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ formulations enable magnetic detection and color matching for E2 meat box.  View
Gravi-Tech™ Knife Handle - Case Study Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ replaces aluminum in premium kitchen knife handle View
Gravi-Tech™ Luxury Closure (English & Spanish) Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ replaces metal and maintains a high quality look and feel for luxury closure (English & Spanish language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Luxury Closure (English) Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ replaces metal and maintains a high quality look and feel for luxury closure (English language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Luxury Closure (Spanish) Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ replaces metal and maintains a high quality look and feel for luxury closure (Spanish language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Perfume Cap Application Snapshot Gravi-tech density modified formulations provide metallic finish in perfume cap View
Gravi-Tech™ Portable Speaker Component Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ solution replaces metal, providing greater design freedom for portable speaker component View
Gravi-Tech™ Tequila Bottle Closure Application Snapshot Gravi-tech density modified formulations simplify processing of bottle closure View
Knee Brace Application Snapshot Dynaflex™ TPE offered material that passed required FDA regulations and provided ultra soft tactile finish to knee brace View
Luxury Spirit Cap Application Snapshot Customized Gravi-Tech™ formulation allowed electroplating to achieve weight, look and feel of metal View
Luxury Toothbrush Base Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™  replaces metal and maintains performance for luxury toothbrush base View
OnCap Light Shield Damage Protection - White Paper (Chinese) White Paper Information on application and use of light shield additives to protect products from light damage (Chinese language version) View
OnCap™ Light Shield Damage Protection - White Paper White Paper Information on the application and use of light shield additives to protect products from light damage View
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts (Chinese language version) View
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts (English language version) View
PET Bottle for Hair Care Application Snapshot OnColor™ Frost PET Effect delivered customized color and anti-UV combination for hair care bottle View
Plastic Piping System Flapper Valve - Case Study Case Study Gravi-Tech™ density modified formulations replaces brass in pipe valve View
Premium Spirits Closures - Case Study (English) Case Study Distinguished Gravi-Tech™ high-density closures are focused on luxury perception as showcased in the spirits industry (English language version) View
Premium Spirits Closures - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study Distinguished Gravi-Tech™ high-density closures are focused on luxury perception as showcased in the spirits industry View
Specialty Engineered Materials for Healthcare - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide View our portfolio on specialty engineered materials for healthcare View
Specialty Engineered Materials for Healthcare - Product Selection Guide (Chinese) Product Selection Guide View our portfolio on specialty engineered materials for healthcare (Chinese language version) View
Spirit Bottle Cap Disk Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ formulation replaced metal and enabled PVD metallization for a luxury closure manufacturer View
Spirit Bottle Caps Application Snapshot Gravi-Tech™ material delivered customized density and supported electroplating to give the look and feel of metal View
Thermoplastic Elastomers - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Explore our product guide for innovative TPE solutions for thousands of applications View
TPEs for Anti-Vibration Feet - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Reduce movement of top load washing machines with TPEs for anti-vibration feet  View
TPEs for Home Appliances - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin GLS TPEs are designed to help you stand out from your competitors with reduced appliance movement and noise View