Mess-less Make Up for Kids

Amy Alusa


I saw this idea and thought it was a definite keeper! Great fun for little girls, especially. Think about how easy this would be.


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10 Min


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empty make up containers or washed, or empty nail polish bottles.
acrylic paints
about 1/4-1/2 inch wide paint brush

How to Make Mess-less Make Up for Kids


  • 1On a homemade palette (paper plate or piece of waxed paper or tinfoil) mix up some pretty colors for eye shadows and blushes (what ever containers that you may have.
  • 2Paint the bottoms only of the make up containers. When dry, gloss over with clear nail polish.
  • 3For lipstick, use an eyeshadow or lipgloss container, and again, paint it with lip colors. Cue tips can be used for little cosmetic brushes, and invest in a bag of cosmetic sponges and pads to use as well.
  • 4These are great items to have in a play purse, along with a dead, outdated cel phone, a small brush, a small mirror and a coin purse with play money in it.

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