Chances are your makeup is older than you think. Here are some tips to keep in mind when checking if your product has expired:
1. Check for changes in smell, colour or texture—this can mean the product has gone bad.
2. Clean your brushes and sponges weekly using warm water and a mild soap.
A version of this article appeared in our April 2016 issue, titled “Keep or Toss?”, on pg. 32.
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