The Ugly Truth About Cosmetics

The Ugly Truth About Cosmetics

Throwing away expensive cosmetics and skincare can be difficult – trust me, I know. But, I’m all like, why would you subject yourself to unnecessary rashes, bacterial infection, or a monstrous pimple because your makeup is older than dirt? Am I right?

The rule of thumb for both cosmetics and skincare is that they generally have a shelf life of 1 year before they should be thrown away. However, there are certain products, depending on the packaging and where you store them that can go wary before the twelve month mark.

I stopped by FOX Chicago yesterday to chat about some of the tale tell-tale signs of expired makeup and skincare. Click the photo above to watch the recap.

Oh! And don’t forget to clean your makeup brushes. Those are just as important as everything else.