Like food, makeup has a shelf life. Especially as we become more conscious consumers and move towards more natural and cruelty-free products, paying attention to when you need to throw out your makeup becomes even more important as products lack preservatives for extra staying power. However, whether it’s au natural or a tried and true product, all makeup has an expiration date. The expiration date is important to pay attention to as expired makeup can harbor bacteria that cause bumps, eye infections, swelling and more to your face. Gross.
Not to worry, we have all the information you need from where to look for your expiration dates to all the products you need to consider throwing out after a year. Keep on clicking!