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


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