Homemade Face Paint

My kids absolutely love this recipe, they help mix it and them paint away on their face!

Ingredients

  • 1 tsp. cornstarch
  • 1/2 tsp. warm water
  • Ad
  • 1-1/2 tsp. cold cream (any brand)
  • a few drops of food coloring

Directions

Mix all the ingredients in a paper cup/bowl. And if the mix is too thick you can add a few drops more water. You can paint with your fingers or a paint brush.

By crys7881 from Abilene, TX

Answers:

Homemade Face Paint

This sounds like fun. Does this paint stain clothing or skin? (03/20/2006)

By sunhat

Homemade Face Paint

I had the same question, does it stain? (03/21/2006)

By jmz2005

Homemade Face Paint

I tried this and found the food colouring left a faint stain for a couple of days and it was tacky and didn't dry. Was fun to put on but the cleaning up was the problem. (06/02/2006)

By K from Oz

Homemade Face Paint

I tried this and this was almost perfect.. the quality wasn't that good as store-bought face paint, but then it was fun doing the face painting with my sister. :)

Removing it wasn't that hard. Afterwards, I rubbed a little of the cold cream and wiped then I let her use Betadine skin cleanser to clean it all. The stains were gone. (05/16/2008)

By Elizabeth

Homemade Face Paint

I found this was horrible! it was all grainy and didn't stay on, smeared every time you touched it. and it wasn't white! would not recommend this! (10/28/2008)

By Kelly

Comments

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content(article continues below)
In This Article
Homemade Face Paint
Next >︎
Categories
October 26, 2009
Guides
Porcelain bathtub.
Removing Paint from a Porcelain Bathtub
Girl having her face painted.
Homemade Face Paint Recipes
A girl having her face painted.
Buying Face Paint
Young girl with face paint on.
Removing Face Paint From Clothing
More
🐰
Easter Ideas!
🍀
St. Patrick's Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on February 16, 2017 at 1:27:32 AM on 10.0.1.142 in 865 msecs. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!