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Unread 11-26-2012, 05:27 PM   #1
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Talking Engine grease?

Hello! I'm going to be cosplaying Kaylee Frye from Firefly in June. She's a mechanic and to add some character to the costume I wanted to make it look like I have smudges of engine grease on my face and maybe clothes as well. Does anyone have any suggestions as to what makeup (preferably an inexpensive one) would create this effect?

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Unread 11-26-2012, 05:29 PM   #2
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Eyeshadow mixed with Vaseline might work.
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Unread 11-27-2012, 10:03 AM   #3
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What would happen if you actually checked around in your car in costume? I know when I mess around with my car (checking oil levels etc) I tend to get some grease on me.
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