Part of the Ben Nye Character Powders Series, used to simulate the appearance of charcoal or black grease on skin if rubbed on. Used to "break down"costumes. Charcoal Powder gives a sooty black tone, perfect for imitating miners, chimney sweeps and those involved in explosions.
Application tip: Apply with a puff, brush or sponge. For a windblown effect, sprinkle onto a sheet of paper and instruct actor to close their eyes. Blow the charcoal powder from the sheet onto the actors face and costume. To intensify, mist with water. Easily removed with soap and water or Hydra cleanse.