These unique cases are made using a special process which uses very high temperatures to permanently apply the images on very strong metal plates. Once cooled the images cannot be removed and will not fade as they are now permanently fused to the special surface of the plates. As these cases and plates are made in america, they offer the highest quality images available. The images are waterproof, scratchproof, and uv resistant making them last for years. These cases are also made with an anti-microbial additive that reduces the harmful build up of bacteria on your phone by up to 99.9%. Keep your phone safe, in style and with germ resistance.