Frequently Asked Questions about LifeCasting
This FAQ page is devoted to using alginate and other lifecasting materials. Its a compilation of the most commonly asked questions. Should be helpful and quicker to read than calling us. If your question about using alginate still isn't answered here, please contact us.
- How Much Alginate Do I Need?
- Water/Powder Ratios
- Mixing Techniques
- Alginate Setting Time Discussion
- Pour-Up Time
- Shelf Life
- Is Alginate Safe?
- How Do I Clean Up Alginate?
- Using Mold Release
- What casting materials can I use?
- Why should I use LiquiStone?
- How much LiquiStone Do I Need?
- LiquiStone Water/Powder Ratios
- Mixing Techiques
- Working Time/Setting Time/Demolding Time
- How to Fix LiquiStone Castings
- How to Paint LiquiStone Castings