Homemade Face Paint

 

The phrase that terrifies my husband most is “I saw something on Pinterest“……   It normally means me making a bigger mess before things get back in order or some out there activity I have found to do with Alayna.

The latest one was 3 ingredient face paint.

Corn Starch (2 tsp)

Baby Lotion (1 tsp)

Food Colouring

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The face paints were easy to make, but the amounts the recipe gave were not enough.  I had to add more baby lotion to even make it close to creamy.

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She then asked me to paint a butter fly over her entire face… directing me  to which colors she wanted me to use.

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The baby lotion does not make for the easy clean up the website said it would.

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It left traces of the paint which lasted until bath time when we could take hot soapy water to it.

Over all she had a great time, and it was a successful activity.  One i would recommend to anyone who asks.

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