It takes hard work to look flawless all the time.
However, in the midst of the chaos our beauty supplies can get pretty dirty.
If you want to know of a few quick and easy tricks to cleaning your favorite hair and makeup tools then keep scrolling below!
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Makeup brushes can get pretty disgusting over time. You should try to give them a quick cleanse every week. Wet your bristles and place a few drops of baby shampoo and olive oil in the palm of your hand. Swirl the bristles around and rinse with cool water. Lay flat to dry or use a handy makeup brush drying rack.
You should disinfect these tools before and after you use them. Also, this Kevyn Aucoin pencil sharpener even comes with its own cleaning stick to help lift and scrape away pencil shavings and residue.
Remove as much hair as you can from your brushes and combs, then fill a bowl or sink with 1 tablespoon of shampoo and baking soda. Use an old toothbrush to scrub away debris. Rinse and lay flat to dry.
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Doing this once every couple of months will help extend the life of your hair dryer and make it run more efficiently.
Or you can try placing your lipstick inside of a small container of isopropyl alcohol for about 15 minutes.
Hold your eyelash curler over a lighter for about 10-15 seconds to melt makeup crud to make it easier to clean as well as to kill germs and bacteria.