Kids will love to make and create designs with this homemade face paint. It is fun to do and easy to wash off.
You will need
- 1/2 tsp. cold cream
- 1 tsp. cornstarch
- 1/2 tsp. water
- Food coloring
- Small paintbrush
- Cotton balls
- Covered container
- Diaper cream (optional)
- Solid cooking shortening (optional)
- Popsicle sticks (optional)
- Plastic spoons (optional)
Step 1 Mix cream and cornstarch Mix the cold cream and cornstarch together.
Diaper cream or solid cooking shortening can also be used instead of cold cream.
Step 2 Stir with water Stir in the water and mix until you get a smooth texture.
Step 3 Add food coloring Add one drop of food coloring at a time until you get the desired color.
Stir with a Popsicle stick or plastic spoon for an easy clean-up.
Step 4 Start painting Start face painting. Apply the makeup with a small paintbrush, cotton ball, or your fingers.
Step 5 Remove paint Remove face paint with soap and water. Store the extra paints in a covered container until the next painting party. Have fun and be creative.
Did You Know:
Native American tribes made face paint from roots, berries, and tree bark to wear for spiritual purposes and sacred ceremonies.