Okay, we can all admit that we may have one… or 14 different beauty products jammed into our beauty drawer or surrounding our vanity that we occasionally/never use. I’m even guilty of keeping an item longer than I should just because of the packaging.
Recently, I’ve embarked on raiding my beauty products and only keeping items I use, and, more importantly, are within their expiration date.
Beauty items that are beyond their expiration date could be harmful to your skin/eyes (i.e. breakouts, rashes, bacteria, etc.), plus they do not perform as well as they were made to.
While most products carry their expiration date on them or their packaging, here are some general guidelines for how long you should keep for makeup and skincare items:
Not sure if something is still good? Toss it just in case!
Any other beauty items you want to know about? Ask away!