Did you know a lot of times the little expiration tag is BS – if it medication perhaps not – but I have ways to extend the life of items that have a supposed “shelf life”
Told To Last: 6 weeks
Can really last for: 4 months
After each use dip the razor blade in rubbing alcohol. PLUS keep shower water away from the blade – it will cause rust.
2) Running shoes
Told To Last: 6 months
Can really last for: 2 Years
It is pretty easy to extend the life of shoes – keep them at room temperature – leaving them outside will increase the breaking down of those poor soles 🙁
Told To Last: 3 months
Can really last for: 5 Months
I LOVE Mascara and I try and get all I can get out of it and here is how I do it – most of the time you throw away mascara is because it gets cakey -Experts recommend dipping the tube in boiling water for about 15 seconds. It will make the makeup gooey again and may even kill some of the bacteria.
Told To Last: 8 years
Can really last for: 12 years
I have had my mattress for over 15 years – so if anyone wants Budget Savvy Diva review a mattress I am more then happy too 🙂
There are three tricks to getting it to last: Rotate it 180 degrees every six months. This helps keep the mattress from wearing out in the same spot and crapping out after a few years. Also buy a mattress topper – this will help a lot . Lastly – keep the mattress and box spring on a bed frame.
Told To Last: 2 years
Can really last for: 5 years
The direct light makes perfume lose its scent – I always keep them in their box and place it in the medicine cabinet 🙂
6) Nail Polish
Told To Last: 8 Months
Can really last for: 2 years
Put those bottles in the fridge – heat will lessen the life of your nail polish by placing them in the fridge is will length their life! Just do not put them in the freezer – lol.
Thanks! Yahoo News