Find out the general shelf life of your cosmetics from the time that the seal is broken.
**NOTE - These are general estimates. If you can't remember when you bought a product, it's probably a good indication that you should toss it!
CONCEALER - 12 Months
FACE POWDER - 2 Years
CREAM & GEL CLEANSERS - 12 Months
PENCIL EYE LINER - 3 YEARS *Should be sharpened regularly.
EYESHADOW - 24 Months
FOUNDATION - Check the ingredients: **A water-based foundation will last up to 12 Months
**Oil-based will last up to 18 Months.
LIP LINER - Up to 3 Years if sharpened frequently
**Some experts say 1-2 Years. Others say up to 4 Years.
**What everyone agrees on is that if it smells rancid, throw it out, it's spoiled.
MASCARA - 4 Months.
NAIL POLISH - Up to 12 Months
EXTRA TIPS - Cosmetic Tools!
BRUSHES - Wash every 1-2 Months in a mild detergent.
SPONGES - Wash weekly and discard monthly.
There you have it! When you know better, you do better!
Let's make it a beautiful life!