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Cleaning your makeup brushes

Do you remember to clean your brushes?

It’s important to clean them. You should probably do it once a week, but I only do it once a month. Your brushes are filled with bacteria from your skin and it can lead to breakouts as the bacteria built up!


When you clean your brushes make sure to keep the bristles facing down and don’t get water over the silver line because you don’t want water to run down to the glue and destroy your brushes. When they dry you should always remember that they have to lie down flat so the water don’t run down to the glue. The best way to dry your brushes are to have air on all sides of the bristles so it won’t get a bad smell from lying in water.

Wash the bristles in some kind of soap, but be careful with shampoo because it often has some kind of hair protection that can make your bristles less soft.

If you have brushes with lipstick, gel liner or cream blush on them, you can clean them with olive oil on a napkin and then clean them with soap afterwar...

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