When you think of the germiest spots in your bathroom, there are some pretty obvious answers that come to mind. However, you’re probably not considering your makeup bag among them. But think about it, bacteria thrive in a warm, moist, dark environment, and that’s exactly what the inside of your makeup bag is after a steamy shower! Not only that, you are constantly transferring bacteria from your fingertips to your face to your makeup and back again.
Now that you’re thinking about how gross the inside of your makeup bag may actually be, you’ll probably be surprised to learn that nearly 1/4 women never clean their makeup bags! To make sure you aren’t among them, the experts at Rory have compiled a guide for cleaning everything in your makeup bag: