Face Paint

Recipe Submitted by Appliejuice ..|.. Category: Kid's Craft Recipes

Submitted by Nancy in FL.

This is an easy to make/easy to clean recipe for face paint. Separate colors with a muffin tin or an egg carton. Place a spoonful of cold cream into each cup. Add 1 or 2 drops of different colors of food coloring to the cold cream, and stir.


  • 6 teaspoons Corn starch; divided
  • 3 teaspoons Water; divided
  • 3 teaspoons Cold cream; divided
  • -Food coloring
  • 6 cup Muffin tin


In each of the muffin tin cups, you'll create a different color of face paint. In each of the cups, mix 1 teaspoon of cornstarch and half a teaspoon each of water and cold cream. Stir well to create a
smooth consistency. Add a different color food coloring to each cup, adding a drop or two at a time and then stirring well until you get the right color.

Use cotton swabs, mini paintbrushes or lipstick brushes to paint your face in all sorts of fun ways!

Recipe from Homeschoolforms.com, Site Maintained by Donna Young, of DonnaYoung.org