How to easily deep clean makeup brushes?
Cleaning your makeup brushes is worth it for a variety of health reasons. Makeup and oils build up on brushes and sponges, they are a breeding ground for bacteria and other microorganisms which cause acne, rashes or even herpes! Yes, you heard us!
When to clean?
They must be washed at least once per week. This is a good idea for brushes of cream-based products and powder based product brushes may be cleaned every other week.
You can use liquid soap or any brush cleaning product to clean the brushes. For more delicate brushes you can use alcohol wipes.
When to replace and buy some new brushes and sponges?
When the hair of your brushes is splitting out or falling out. At times you may notice a foul smell in your brushes or sponges.
What Makeup brush cleaning products should I try?
- Brush liquid cleanser
- Cleaning mitts and mats.
- Cleaner spray
- Deep cleaning with soap and water.
What are the steps to clean the brushes?
- Wet the bristles with lukewarm water.
- Rub on your palm with cleanser of your choice.
- Massage gently
- Rinse the bristles thoroughly
- Squeeze out excess water and let the brush air dry
Voila! Your brushes and sponges are clean and fresh as new to be used again.
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