Your makeup kit is full of your favourite products that you probably spent lot of bucks on. Surely you love them so much that you don’t even remember for how long they’ve lying in your makeup drawer. However , you must keep you makeup kit clean and hygienic and get out the expiry product to make space for new and fresh makeup. Tips are below here:
1. MAKE YOUR BRUSHES AS-GOOD-AS NEW
Clean your makeup brushes and sponges once or twice in a week atleast, in order to prevent germs and bacteria build up. To clean brushes and sponge, use brush cleanser or baby shampoo. Rinse with plain water and squeeze out access water. If you take care of your brushes by washing them properly, you don’t need to buy new one oftenly.
2. CLEAN YOUR BEAUTY TOOLS
Disinfection is extremely important step to maintain your beauty tools, from your hair brushes to tweezers, they needs to be cleaned once in a week. Clean your metal tools with antibacterial soap and pat dry with clean towel or sanitize with alcohol soaked cotton ball. For hair brushes, remove hair by using toothpick or fingers first. Use mild cleanser and toothbrush to scrub, finally rinse the brush under running water.
3. GO FOR NATURAL
Use natural and organic products, those are having less chemical contents and more natural ones. These products are not only good for the skin, they are environment friendly also. Read the product label before buying, to get ensured that your skin isn’t going to covered in toxic chemicals.
4. CHOOSE ACCORDING TO YOUR SKIN TYPE
Every person’s skin is unique, the right cosmetic and makeup for any type of skin is very important to create more natural and fresh look. If your skin is more of dry type, avoid matte products. Start using creamy and moisture based products. Water based matte products are perfect for oily skin, try oil blotting sheets instead of compact, which keeps your skin oil free and fresh all day long.
5. STORE THEM RIGHT
One general rule that applies on every skincare and makeup product- “Place them in cool and dark places”, most importantly away from the direct sunlight and warm damp areas like bathrooms. It affects on the effectiveness of the product and can cause unpleasant skin infections. Refrigerator is the best place to keep creams and lotions, it will keep them fresh and increase their shelf life.