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fracture, firmness, shear strength, brittleness, friction

Lipsticks – Wire Knife and Puncture

The firmness, smoothness, brittleness, and payout of lipsticks were important characteristics of consumer expectations. Different methods of cutting and a penetration test determine these characteristics in place of extensive consumer panels.