Did you know that your makeup has an expiration date? This cold hard fact can be almost devestating if you meticulously add to your collection with pricey new shades and textures every season.
Over time makeup can harbor bacteria that can cause infections. Keeping your personal care products and tools clean and free of bacteria is an important part of healthy beauty.
Here is a quick reference to determine if your makeup is past it’s prime:
MAKEUP EXPIRATION DATES: (beginning from the time you first open these products)
Powder, Blush, & Eyeshadow: 2 years
Cream Blush & Eyeshadow: 12 – 18 months
Foundation: 1 year
Lipstick & Lipliner: 1 year
Mascara & Eyeliner: 3 months
Makeup Brushes: Clean after each use with a mild detergent
Makeup Sponges: Replace or clean after each use with a mild detergent
Find more healthy beauty tips on the Lilikoi Looks YouTube Channel.