Came across these facts in an article and thought some of you would be interested!
If you’re hanging onto your glittery disco-era eye shadow, toss it now. Preservatives in the makeup may break down over time, allowing bacteria to grow. Experts offer the following “use by” guidelines:
- Foundation – one year
- Blush/powder/shadow – two years
- Lipstick – one year
- Mascara – 3-4 months
Throw out eye makeup immediately if you have an eye infection.
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