How do I make Skin Tite appliances less tacky?

Article courtesy of Smooth-On, Inc.

Skin Tite® is meant to cure with a tacky surface, which helps in adhesion to the skin. Using a "neutral set" makeup powder will help reduce the tacky feel of appliances made with Skin Tite. A very small amount of powder is generally all that is necessary.


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