GC Initial® IQ – One Body, Layering-over-Metal is a GC Initial® concept that enables dental technicians to achieve simple and economical reproduction of standard Vita® shades by application of a single layer. This product is a true one powder-built ceramic without compromising aesthetics. Through the development of the GC Initial® IQ - One Body- Layering Concept, GC can now offer a compact ceramic set for the fast and easy reproduction of the standard Vita shades. This new system enables technicians to reproduce the same aesthetic results time and again with fewer materials. The secret is: 4 new Body materials, which can be combined with the proven three-dimensional GC Initial® Lustre Pastes.
GC Initial® IQ - One Body, Layering-over-Zircon is a system that allows using the proven GC Initial concept for zirconia-based restorations. This product is the new concept for easy and profitable creation of all 16 standard shades! Through the development of the GC Initial® IQ One Body Layering Concept, GC offers a compact concept for the fast and easy reproduction of the standard Vita shades. This approach enables technicians to concentrate on the build-up and create vitality and natural luster with the GC Initial® IQ Lustre Pastes in the final step. Part of the system is the new ready-to-use Zr-Light Reflective Liners, which are designed to adjust the shade of different colored zirconia oxides and allow perfect shade matching with the other ceramics from the GC Initial® range. The liners can also be used with GC Initial® Zr-FS, our standard layering Zr-ceramic. This new system enables technicians to reproduce highly aesthetic results in less time that is more reliable and with fewer materials!
Why choose GC Initial® IQ Layering?
- Crown build-up with only one powder allows full attention to shaping and function
- Fast reproduction of standard Vita® shades, following the "Paint by numbers" with GC Initial® IQ Lustre Pastes ONE
- Saves time and increases productivity by using one powder
- Can be used as an excellent starter module for new ceramists
- Total compatibility with the existing GC Initial ZR-FS range (GC Initial® IQ - One Body, Layering-over-Zircon)
- Total compatibility with the existing MC/GC Initial® range and many alloys (GC Initial® IQ – One Body, Layering-over-Metal)