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Easter Rainbow Face Paint Design Step-By-Step Tutorial

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Check out this great new Easter Rainbow Design By Jamie! Step 1. Using a High-Density Sponge, apply the base. Load one sponge with Tag Teal all over then Diamond FX Dark Blue on the tip. Gently pounce in a triangular shape to cover the area between the eyes. Load the second sponge with Tag Pearl […]

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The 7 Most Creative Ways to Fill Your Tip Jar!

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Accepting tips isn’t about shaming your clients to open their pockets. It’s about giving them the opportunity to show their appreciation above what they have already paid for, assuming you’ve provided them a tip worthy service. But sometimes the only reason you didn’t receive that tip is simply because it slipped the clients mind, or […]

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“Clover & Daisies” St Patrick’s Day Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Get ready for St Paddy’s Day 2014 with this “Clover & Daisies” Face Paint Design Video Tutorial by Faerie Meadow! Her newest design sparkles and shines, with the addition of Adhesive Jewels, Glitter and the Mehron Gold Powder and Mixing Liquid, all of which is available right here at www.FacePaintingTips.com! Products Used:  Paradise Prisma Blendset […]

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The Top 4 Most Effortless Ways to Fake Professional Face Painting.

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Now to all the pro face painters out there reading this and burning up with rage, calm down. We know there isn’t a shortcut to being great at face painting. It takes a lot of practice to be a great face painter but it can end up being a difficult and lengthy experience. Many new […]

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“Frozen” Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Pay homage to everyone’s favorite new kids movie, Frozen with this simple and elegant design by Jamie. Instead of going with a snowy design, we decided to celebrate the end of Winter with a design inspired by the costumes from the movie! Products Used: TAG Pearl Sky Blue, Pearl Rose & Berry Wine, Diamond FX Metallic […]

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How to use Hot Wingz Stencils

Award-winning makeup artist and body painter Andrea O’Donnell has put together a divine set of new stencils that have all the quirks and intricacies of Bad Ass stencils, with a few ergonomic additions! Our NEW HOT WINGZ are fast, fun and versatile stencils that can be used with sponges, makeup brushes, finger daubers and airbrushes […]

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Valentine’s Sweetheart Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Show your true feelings this Valentine’s Day with our Valentine’s Sweetheat Design by Faerie Meadow! Meadow strongly showcases in this tutorial that it doesn’t matter how many colors or brushes you use, but rather the techniques in which you use them to create highlights, shadows and ornamentation that really makes a design standout and flourish! […]

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Valentine’s Day Mask Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Spread some love and cheer this Valentine’s Day with Jamie’s Valentine’s Day Mask! Once again, Jamie shows us how versatile the Paradise Prisma BlendSet FLEUR Splitcake really is, just by using only 2 colors from it. The whole design could have been done using only colors from this split-cake, which makes it very economical. Check […]

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Sugar Plum Faerie Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Check out Faerie Meadow’s newest tutorial: A Sugar Plum Faerie inspired Face Paint Design! Using a combination of teardrops, dots, snowflakes and stars, Faerie Meadow makes this design flourish. If you are having trouble steadying your hand for such intricacies, this tutorial will be great practice! Products Used: Diamond FX White, Metallic Pink & Metallic Purple, Paradise […]

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Snowflake Competition Winners!

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A big thanks to everyone who entered last months competition! Since there were so many wonderful designs to choose from, we decided to let our Facebook followers pick the top 3. First Place and a $50 Gift Certificate for http://www.facepaintingtips.com goes to Emco Designs Step One: Using a high density sponge, lay down a base […]

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“2014″ New Years Mask Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Bring in the New Year with Jamie’s New Years Mask! This design features TAG Pearl and Diamond FX Metallic paints that make this design bold, shiny and vibrant! Products Used: TAG Pearl White, Pearl Rose, Pearl Gold, Black, Diamond FX Metallic Baby Blue, StarBlends Red, High Density Sponge, No.4 Round Brush, Filbert Brush, Adhesive Jewels. […]

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Wreath Mask Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Continue the Christmas cheer with this elegant Wreath Mask design by Jamie! This simple design is quick and easy to create, and doesn’t use too much paint which makes it very economical. Check out the tutorial below! Products Used: Diamond FX Metallic White & Metallic Silver, TAG Light Blue, Pearl Rose, Paradise Dark Green & […]

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Snowman Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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If you like Snowmen, you’ll absolutely love this new design by Faerie Meadow!  This Snowman Face Paint Design Video Tutorial has so many great tips to get you started on your winter portfolio. The best addition to this design has to be the Paradise Prisma BlendSet COOL which Meadow has used to create the perfect […]

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TRI-TRIBAL FACE PAINT COMPETITION WINNERS!!

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A big thanks to everyone who entered last months competition! There were some very vibrant and innovative designs, but unfortunately we could only choose 3 winners. First Place and a $50 Gift Certificate for http://www.facepaintingtips.com goes to Sammira (Products Used: Diamond FX Black, Teal & Golden Yellow, No.1 Round Brush, No.2 Flat Brush)  Second Place […]

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Wild Turkey Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Take a different approach to Thanksgiving this year with our Wild Turkey inspired face paint design by Jamie! This unique and elegant design uses a combination of brush techniques and double loaded color combinations to easily create realistic feather patterns and the addition of Glimmer Body Art Glitters makes this design sparkle and shine! Products […]

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Devil Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Check out this fiery Devil Face Paint Design by Jamie! This design uses a TAG 1Stroke 30g Dragon Split-Cake to get the perfect combination and blend of fiery colors. Check out our full range of TAG 1Stroke Split-Cakes here! Products Used: TAG Pearl Gold, Pearl Silver, Black, Diamond FX Red, StarBlends Red, TAG 1Stroke 30g […]

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Jack O’ Lantern Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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If you’re still putting together a list of designs for this Halloween, don’t forget this vibrant Jack O’ Lantern Design by Jamie! And if you still looking for more last minute designs, check out FacePaintingTips.com’s very own Halloween Make-Up Guide! It’s got 20 designs for $17 and its an INSTANT DOWNLOAD! Products Used: Diamond FX […]

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“TWILIGHT: VAMPIRES & WOLVES” COMPETITION WINNERS

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Congratulations once again to all of you who entered! Pats on the back all round for some great designs across the board! Unfortunately, we could only pick 3 winners, all of whom were chosen based on the uniqueness of their designs, technical proficiency and very most importantly, adherence to the theme!   1st Place and […]

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Vampire Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Go for glitz over gore this Halloween with our glamorous girly Vampire design by Jamie! This simple, elegant design uses a combination of glitters and adhesive jewels to give this Vampire a bit more sparkle! And if you’re looking for an easy way to achieve pale, waxy skin try TAG Pearl White – it’s slightly […]

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Sugar Skull Face Paint Design Video Tutorial

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Treat yourself this Halloween with this super sweet Sugar Skull Face Paint Design by Jamie! The best thing about Sugar Skulls is that you can make them as colorful as you want – and if you want to match that color with some sparkle, we’ve got you covered with our great range of Glimmer Body […]

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Zombie Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Looking for some scary designs this Halloween? Jamie’s got you covered, starting with this ghoulish Zombie Design! To help create a realistic looking bloody zombie, Jamie used Mehron Stage Blood. Stage Blood is a viscous, lifelike, nearly opaque liquid that is non-toxic and so safe it’s even edible. It can be used in and around […]

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“Magic Eyes” Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Looking for a design to that’s a little otherworldly? Be sure to check out this enchanting Magic Eyes Design Video Tutorial by Jamie! Although Jamie uses the TAG 1Stroke Peacock Split-Cake for this design, she encourages us to use colors and split-cakes that complement the bearers clothes and personalities! Check out our full range of […]

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Coral Reef Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Dive head first into this great design – a colorful Coral Reef Mask by Jamie! This video tutorial shows us a few great was to blend colors and create realistic, highly detailed designs for all ages to enjoy. Following Jamies tips, even inexperienced painters can achieve similar results! Products Used: TAG Pearl Teal, Neon Pink […]

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Ambah Face Painting eBook SNEAK PEAK!

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Check out this sneak peak from the Ambah Face Painting eBook! The Ambah Face Painting eBook Download is available here, with 22 great designs, for $14!

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Dolphin Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial

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Looking for a design that’ll swim circles around the competition? Check out this gorgeous, colorful Dolphin Face Paint Design VIDEO Tutorial by Jamie! Using the Paradise Prisma BlendSet TWIST Cake, Jamie was able to create both the Sunset AND Dolphins using different combinations of colors, proving just how economical and versatile split cakes can be! […]

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