Aquarius™ Special Effects

Bring Prints to Life

Zodiac™ Aquarius™ special effects are ready-to-use effect inks designed to enhance and differentiate printed designs. The special effect range includes reflective, pearlescent, and metallic, brittle, suede and more. Used in combination with Aquarius™ standard water-based inks to breathe life into print designs.


  • Extensive range of effects available
  • Meets all compliance requirement
  • Ready to use
  • Compatible with other Aquarius™ products

Product Highlights

Main Application

Use with Aquarius™ water-based pigments

Print & Cure Details

Consult product information brochure for print & cure details


Product Bulletin

Access our in-depth library of product information bulletins for printing parameters and instructions.

Color Card

Download our color card to learn more about the product range and colors available.

Color Management

Access the IMS 3.0 Ink Management Software

Compliance & Regulatory

Learn more about our regulatory compliance commitments by reviewing our guidelines and policies.

Product NameDescription
Aquarius™ SuedeSoft-hand suede effect that can be pigmented up to 6% with Aquarius™ pigments
Aquarius™ PuffComing Soon
Aquarius™ Foil BinderThermoplastic foil adhesive for soft-hand, high shine foil effects
Aquarius™ Foil ResistPrint on top of high solids to prevent foil adhering in unwanted areas
Aquarius™ High DensityComing Soon
Aquarius™ Soft DensityComing Soon
Aquarius™ Reflective RangeBlack, silver and clear ready-to-use reflective inks
Aquarius™ Pearl RangeGold, silver and a neutral pearl ready-to-use base that can be colored with up to 6% Aquarius™ pigments
Aquarius™ Pearl CC RangeColor change pearlescent effect range
Aquarius™ Glitter RangeGlitter base for use with up to 15% glitter particle and a ready-to-use yellow shimmer
Aquarius™ Metallic RangeHigh shine, ready-to-use metallic silver and gold effect inks
Aquarius™ GlossComing Soon
Aquarius™ High StretchComing Soon
Aquarius™ GlowComing Soon
Aquarius™ Brittle BaseFor pull-to-crack effects that can be colored with up to 6% Aquarius™ pigments
Aquarius™ Self-CrackComing Soon