Back to school means time to get organized! Don’t forget supplies for your skin and face when stocking up on back to school supplies. The start of the school year is a great time to ditch some of your old makeup and start anew. Open containers are breeding grounds for bacteria that can cause unsightly blemishes or other skin problems. Here are some guidelines for how long you can keep open makeup.
Mascara 3 -4 months – A mascara tube is a dark and wet environment, which is the perfect breeding ground for bacteria. The last place you want any irritation is your eyes. Keep your mascara from fading fast by never pumping the wand. Pumping pushes air into the tube, which causes it to dry out faster.