Ben Nye Hair Colors & Character Effects

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Ben Nye Latex Bald Cap

The Ben Nye Bald Cap is a CLEAR colored latex cap. It is used to create a "Bald" look for a character. Widely used for Theatre, Film and Opera. It can be used for life casting, as a foundation for a ventilated hair piece (wig) or other kinds of prosthetics to protect the actors hair.   One size fits All.

Ben Nye Crepe Wool Hair

Create facial hair and more with this wool fiber, a standard in the industry. One-yard length is enough to lay several moderate beards. Mixing a few colors together will give it a more natural look.

Liquid Hair Colors

$12.00 to $46.00
Apply with a toothbrush, and style easily without stiffness. Avoid use on chemically treated hair.

Tooth Colors

Ben Nye Tooth Colors. Dry quickly and last for hours.

Ash Powder

$12.00 to $27.00
Ben Nye Ash Powder. Distress characters and weather costumes with this realistic pigment powder. Pale dust tone. Also known as Fuller's Earth.

Charcoal Powder

$12.00 to $25.00
Distress characters and weather costumes with this realistic pigment powder. Smudge on the face for a classic "grease stain". Lightly apply around a wound for powder burns. Character powders cling to skin, yet washes off easily. Test on fabric before use.

Clean Dirt

$16.00 to $44.00
Clean Dirt is great to use directly on skin or costumes for a dark, soiled effect to simulate wet dirt. Remove with soap and water. *Caution: Not for use in eyes. May stain some fabrics test before use

Clean Grease

$16.00 to $44.00
Ben Nye Clean Grease is used to apply onto skin or costumes to simulate grease from oil. Washes off with soap & water Caution: Do no apply in the eyes. May stain on some fabric, test before use.

Effects Gels

$15.00 to $18.00
Useful, realistic colored gels produce durable self-made wounds, cuts, burns and scars. Warm until gel turns to a liquid. Create wound and allow to set as it cools.

Effects Gel Wound Kit

$36.00 to $45.00
Design durable and realistic lacerations, burns, wounds and scars with this useful pack of gels. Wounds may be pre-made. Detailed instructions included. Available in 1 oz. or 2 oz. sets of three shades: Blood, Flesh (clear), and Scar (opaque).  Expect 30-50 applications per ounce.

Bronzing Body Tint

$9.00 to $34.00
Designed for Yul Brynner for the film, “The King and I”. Apply with a Hydra Sponge in several layers for richer color. Water-resistant.


$10.00 to $16.00
Keep handy to simulate tears, perspiration or "oozing" from wounds. Caution: Keep out of eyes.

Ben Nye Creme Foundations

Creme Foundations provide full, creamy coverage that blends flawlessly with all Creme Colors.

Ben Nye Creme Shadows

A remarkable shadow palette to both improve and distort facial features. Highly pigmented colors provide intense color for dramatic effects, or blend easily for close-up, subtle application.

Ben Nye Creme Highlight

Improve and emphasize facial features. Use brighter tones, such as CH-0 Ultralite, to create the aging when used in tandem with shadows. Warmer shades minimize under-eye discoloration.

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