Expiration on Makeup Products – How long does Makeup last

Expiration on Makeup Products - How long does Makeup last

We all have wondered whether or not we should throw this particular product in the bin or not.  Most often we end up keeping it simply because we hope that it would just last. And this happens most often when we’ve gone and splurged a crazy amount on a particular brand of cosmetics.   But in all honesty even makeup comes with an expiration date



Face : Foundation foundation Check the ingredients: A water-based foundation will last up to 12 months, oil-based will last up to 18 months. Concealer Up to 12 months. concelear Powder : 2 years. powder   Eyes : Powder Eye shadow Will also last up to 2 years eyeshadow   Cream Eye shadow  will last up to 1 year cream eyeshadow   Pencil eye liner Should be sharpened regularly. Will last up to 3 years. eyeliner pencil   Gel eyeliner : 6 months gel eyeliner Liquid Eyeliner : 4-6 months liquid eyeliner   Mascara This product expires the fastest: Throw out after 4 months. Extra tip: If you don’t want your mascara to expire faster than its fresh date, don’t pump the wand in and out — you’re only exposing the product to drying air. mascara Lips: Lip liner Up to 3 years. lipliner     Lipstick Some experts say 1-2 years. Others say up to 4 years. What everyone agrees on is that if it smells rancid, throw it out, it’s spoiled. lipstick Lip gloss can last up to 2 years lipgloss   Brushes Wash every 2-3 months in a mild detergent. makeup brushes Sponges Wash weekly and discard monthly. makeup sponge Body lotion : They can last up to 2 years particularly if its a pump container pum body lotion Nail Polishes : Last up to 1-2 years  nail polish

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