Do you clean your makeup brushes after every use? To protect your skin and kill any harmful bacteria that lingers in your makeup brushes, it’s a good idea to wash your brushes every 7 to 10 days. To clean your makeup brushes, follow these tips from board-certified dermatologists. Dirty makeup brushes can wreak havoc on the skin.
How many times can you use a makeup brush before washing it? So instead, Dr. Yadav recommends cleaning your makeup brushes once a week. “Make it a Sunday-night activity so that you can start your week off fresh,” she says. FWIW, the American Academy of Dermatology also recommends washing your makeup brushes every 7 to 10 days—yup, even if you used them just once.
How do you clean makeup brushes after each use?
- “First, separate your brushes by how they need to be cleaned and set up your station with soap, access to warm water, a clean towel, and a clean space to lay your brushes to dry.”
- “Then, take your brush and wet the bristles with warm water.
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