Lamination could be glossy and matte. It is the process of gluing a layer of protective coating onto the paper surface. Lamination could help to improve the tactile feel of the printed surface and contribute to a smooth finish.
Foil stamping is the process how the metallic foil is transferred on printed surface with heat and pressure. Foil stamping can be applied on different paper materials, such as art paper, kraft paper and fancy texture paper etc.
Embossing and debossing are the processes of creating either raised or recessed relief images and designs in paper and cardboard materials. In embossing, An image is raised against the surface. Debossing is the opposite of embossing.