This video demonstrates how to paint a bear face design:
General Tips: Apply the lighter face paint colors before starting on the darker colors.
How to Use a Face Paint Brush: To load face paint on the brush: dip the brush into a bowl of water and mix it into the face paint to pick up the face paint. Apply the face paint brush in smooth even strokes.
How to Use a Face Paint Sponge: To load face paint onto the sponge: add water to the face paint sponge and dip into the face paint. Make sure that the face paint has a creamy consistency. Remember to try to use the minimum amount of water. First smear the face paint on then dab the face paint with the sponge to get an even opaque coverage.
Step 1: Outline the face with a medium brush and dark brown face paint. Cover face in dark brown face paint with a sponge leave the area around the mouth and chin clear for the muzzle.
Step 2: Use medium brush to color the muzzle and nose in white face paint.
Step 3: Use medium brush and add black face paint on the bear's nose. Use medium brush and black face paints to add a line on the upper lip and dots to the muzzle. Use medium brush and add light brown face paint to the eyelids. Use black face paint and a medium brush to thicken eyebrows. Highlight the muzzle and nose with white face paint and a small brush.
To Remove Face Paint: Remove the face paint with mild soap and water with a washcloth, baby wipe or paper towel. Remember to keep the face paint out of the eyes.
To Store Your Face Paint: Store the face paint with the lid closed. The face paint should last 18 months after 1st opening.