APPLICATION OF POLYJET TECHNOLOGY IN ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING OF PERSONALISED NAIL ART

choo1ZHEN LU, CHEE KAI CHUA

Singapore Centre for 3D Printing, Nanyang Technological University, 50 Nanyang Avenue

Singapore, 639798, Singapore

EDWIN CHIANG HONG CHOO

EXQUISITE NAILS, No. 2, First Street, Siglap V, #01-03

Singapore, 458287, Singapore

 

ABSTRACT: Nail art market is growing worldwide and consumers are looking for more complicated and detailed nail art designs. In this present work, commercial and non-toxic nail art has been successfully manufactured in full colours by using PolyJet rigid opaque materials via PolyJet Objet 500 Connex 3 machine. Liquid-based additive manufacturing was found to be preferable to build hollow or complex-shaped parts with thin walls. Continue reading