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WRAP IT UP: MASH IT UP: crush up the entire pan of shadow, not just the broken pieces. ADD ALCOHOL: Remove the wrap and add at least 10 droppers full of alcohol. SMOOTH IT OVER: the powder has become sponge-like and very pliable, giving you the perfect opportunity to even it out smoothly with your spatula. PERFECT THE EDGES: Use your eyeliner brush. Give it a few hours to completely dry and it’s like it never happened!
Breaking makeup products is the WORST, but you don't always have to throw them away! Check out our guide and find out how to salvage those broken products.
How to fix broken makeup – All you do is pour a few teaspoons of plain ol’ rubbing alcohol over the cracked make-up. (Isopropyl Alcohol) Stir and break up the chunks until all the makeup is dissolved. Set out on a flat surface overnight. The alcohol dries up and you’re left with perfect and fresh makeup!
Parting ways can be hard, but holding on to your beauty product for too long welcomes bacteria into your skin, eyes and lips, so it’s best to say goodbye before the relationship gets toxic. Here’s a guide to product expiration dates.