When to Toss/Replace Your Makeup

Sharing is caring!

ScreenHunter_15112 Nov. 25 12.26

Other Great Tips!

When to Toss/Replace Your Makeup
Once opened, your makeup has a shelf life just like food does. It can become a breading ground for all kinds of bacteria, which is something you do not want on your face. Below is a guideline for various types of makeup and when they should be tossed even if not empty.

3-6 months: Mascara, Liquid Eyeliner
6-8 months: Cream or Liquid Foundation, Concealer, Cream Eye Shadow
1 year: Pressed or Loose Powder, Blush, Bronzer, Powder Eye Shadow, Lipstick, Lipgloss
18 months: Pencil Eyeliner, Pencil Lip Liner