How to turn your angel into a tiger with Karo Syrup

You can create a lot of fun faces this Halloween. It’s easy with Karo syrup and a little imagination.

Just mix 3 tablespoons cornstarch and 1 tablespoon flour. Gradually stir in 1/4 cup Karo light corn syrup and 1/4 cup water.

Set aside 1/4 cup of the mixture. Divide the remaining mixture into 3 small cups, adding 1/2 teaspoon food color for each desired color.

Safe homemade makeup for Halloween, made with corn syrup

 

For a non-toxic costume face paint for a tiger: 

1. Apply the untinted mixture fo face. Avoid eyelids and the area around eyes.

2. Cover with one-ply white tissue. Apply more untinted mixture. Let dry 15 minutes.

3. Mix red and yellow food color to make orange mixture. Paint on cheeks, forehead.

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4. Mix red and green to make black. Add tiger markings.

Wash off with water.

For a devil Halloween costume: Repeat steps 1 & 2 above. Then use black mixture for mustache and eyebrows, red for devilish cheeks.

For a clown Halloween makeup: Repeat steps 1 & 2 above. Then paint colorful mouth, cheeks and eyebrows.

Directions how to make corn syrup makeup for Halloween


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