FPA Information

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FPA Care, Recommendations & Compliance

How to look after your Face Paints Australia paint 

  • Keep stored in a cool, dry and dark place.
  • Do not work with paint in the sun, it will melt.
  • Do NOT spray water directly onto your paint. 
  • Activate your paint by wetting the tool first eg spray sponge or pre wet brush then activate the paint with wet or dampened tool.
  • Adding too much water to a water base makeup will make it soft and can even make it 'goopy' runny. 
  • When finished painting clean paints over with a damp "Chux" wipe, don't use baby wipes to clean your paints as it leaves fibers on paint.
  • Leave lids off paint to allow to air dry after use.
  • Recommended not to mix FPA with other brands.
  • Not recommended for children under 3 years.
  • Use within 18 months of opening container.
  • Don't leave on eyes and lips for extended periods of time.

Recommended when using:

  • For external use only.
  • As advised on manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet it is recommended not to use on children under 3 years old.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Children under six years should use with adult supervision.
  • May cause irritation to sensitive skin, discontinue use if irritation or rash develops.
  • Remove from skin with soap, water and face washer.
  • Remove remaining traces of colour with cosmetic remover or baby oil.
  • Not recommended to wear around eyes and lips too long.
  • Avoid contact with fabrics.


  • Certified with Australian Government Department of Health National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme. 
  • FPA is Australian Compliant with NICNAS, see link above.
  • Conforms to ASTM D-4236,  EU 76/768/EEC & CE EN71.
  • FPA Essential and Metallix ranges are compliant with Article 19(1)(d) of Cosmetic Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009.
  • Vegan and Vegetarian.
  • List of ingredients are on the back of FPA labels and under "Resources" menu of this website
  • Quantity of paint is on the front of FPA labels.
  • Material Safety Data Sheet is available upon request. Email your request to: info@looneybin.com.au
  • Contains no hazardous ingredients.
  • Made in Taiwan from local &/or imported ingredients.

Vegan & Vegetarian Statement from Manufacturer:
Face Paints Australia "... comply with a vegan or vegetarian diet.  They contain no animal ingredients or animal by-products, use no animal ingredients or by-products in the manufacturing process, and are not tested on animals.