Good makeup brushes are essential tools to create a perfect look, and proper care is a must for your brushes to last longer, the maintenance is not complicated and doesn't take too much time, besides maintaining them clean helps preventing acne and spots, as brushes can accumulate old makeup, dust, dirt and bacteria and if not properly cleaned all of that is transmitted to your skin when you use them. So here are the basic tips to maintaining them clean.
Brushes used for dry, powder products, such as eye shadow, powder or brush should be dusted of after each use to make sure there are no left overs on the brush. For brushes used for liquid or creamy products after each use clean left overs using wet wipes, making sure to be gentle so the bristles don't fall apart.
If your brush comes with a protector make sure to always use it as to avoid dust piling up.
Now for actually washing it, you should wash your brushes weekly, the washing process is actually very simple.
Hold the brush facing downwards under a running tap, making sure the water is warm, them apply a gentle baby shampoo or a brush cleaner to the palm of your hand and gently swirl the brush on it until all dirt is gone. Afterwards try to reshape the bristles to it's original shape and lay the brush flat on a towel and leave it to dry overnight.
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