Can I use expired cosmetics
Of course, a pity to part with your favorite face powder or mascara, especially if the tube or bottle is still left content. However, the time to replace expired cosmetics new still need. Because the use of beauty products that have expired shelf life, is fraught with various troubles.
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The harm of expired cosmetics
Cosmetics that have expired shelf life, and are a favorable breeding ground for different bacteria. Getting them into the blood can lead to infection: there is a serious risk to dermatitis, Allergy, rash, and more serious diseases. In the case of cosmetic makeup eye infections can cause diseases such as conjunctivitis, blepharitis, keratitis. Expired liquid Foundation means you can “settle” the staphylococci, and the powder – microclime.
With the expiration of the shelf life of the components included in the composition of beauty products, can disintegrate and form new, harmful compounds in the end cosmetic product loses its original properties.
The main signs of tainted cosmetics
Even if the shelf life of beauty tools has not expired, it can still deteriorate. That cosmetic has become unusable, you will prompt the following characteristics:
- the emergence of unpleasant or just change the smell of cosmetics
- change the consistency of the product or the appearance of heterogeneity (suspended, cereal, stratification)
- allergic reactions or other negative consequences after the use of beauty tools
Try not to apply cosmetics, which someone has used is to get rid of the items of makeup that you used when you had conjunctivitis, herpes and other infectious diseases.
To beauty tools have served you longer, keep it in a dry place away from direct sunlight and heating devices. Try to buy small packages of cosmetics and products with dispensers.