See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

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If you're a fan of makeup, you should already know the Beauty Blender, a sponge in teardrop shape that can be used to apply foundation or concealer and leaves a very natural finish.

Being curved and moldable, sponge that fits very well in all our face angles, facilitating the application of makeup.

The Beauty Blender can be used dry or wet. That's right: you can put the sponge in water before using it, so that it increases in size and facilitates the application. In addition, because of being wet, it absorbs less product, so your makeup lasts longer.

So far, everything runs like a charm, right? The standoff comes after use: save the Beauty Blender with product remnants, dead skin cells and the natural oil of our skin is not a good idea, as this mixture is an excellent medium for the development of micro-organisms that can cause infection the next time you use the sponge.

Therefore, it is necessary to thoroughly wash your accessory. The problem is that you can not rub it with a towel, for example, or you will end up damaging the sponge. The correct way to wash it so far was to be tightening its Beauty Blender with soap and water to eliminate all waste, which could take a long time.

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Rinse the sponge that way really is a dull and laborious task, but thanks to a Scottish, now you will know a much simpler method for doing this!

Learn the trick to clean the sponge

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

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If you were looking for a simpler method to wash your Beauty Blender, then thank the Laureen, the Scottish who shared this tip on Twitter and viralizou the Internet.

The interest of the women was so great by Laureen trick that tweet received over 35,000 tanned and had 13,000 retweets. Learn how to:

  • Fill a cup with water and a little detergent;
  • Place the sponge into the cup and place in the microwave for 1 minute;
  • Rinse and go!

If your sponge is still dirty, repeat the process. Before storing your Beauty Blender in the drawer, leave it outdoors until it completely dry to prevent fungal appearance.

But will it work again?

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

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If you are wondering if this trick works even, just take a look at the answers Laureen received.

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Many people who tested the trick left messages thanks for the tip, and some of them sent pictures of before and after their sponges, showing the difference that made cleaning:

1. "Oh, my God! Just test with some sponges and was very impressed! Changed my life!"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / erinoconnell_

2. "It made me discover that, in fact, I have a beautiful purple sponge"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / LozzaMannn

3. "great Ahahah !! It really works wonders :))) (before and after) "

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / emilyokX

4. It worked wonderfully well for me ... Thanks, sis!

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / jessbonney

5. "It was not * completely * new after two attempts due to a stubborn stain, but this is the new look that the sponge has had in ages!"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / NerdAboutTown

6. "I could not resist to try"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / beccastracey

7. "(after two attempts) you turned the tables"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

Photo: Twitter / HannahMcBlain

8. "Life Change"

See tip to clean makeup sponge viralizou the Internet

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As you can see, a lot of people loved the trick taught by Laureen because the sponge is like new. To preserve its Beauty Blender for longer, remember to wash it every use and always let it air dry completely before storing to prevent the proliferation of micro-organisms.