How Do You Get Food Coloring Off Your Skin?

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Food dye can be quickly and easily removed from skin in minutes. All that is required are paper towels, white vinegar and water.

  1. Wipe away the food coloring

    Use a paper towel to wipe away as much of the food coloring from your skin as possible.

  2. Rub your skin with white vinegar

    Use a new paper towel soaked in white vinegar to remove the food dye stains from your skin. Gently rubbing the stains with a paper towel should easily remove them.

  3. Rinse your skin

    Use water to rinse the white vinegar and any food dye residue from your skin.