How to prevent infections caused by makeup

May 13, 2013 6:17:52 PM PDT
This is a good time of year to freshen your makeup for both beauty and health. Two of the biggest names in the industry, NARS Cosmetics and, have advice on keeping your makeup healthy and current.

"When it comes to your makeup case, we are worried about health and beauty. It is important that you change your most of your products every three months," Executive Editorial Director Nola Weinstein.

Typically, the thinking is that you want to be in on the latest colors and style but beyond that, you want to protect yourself against infections. "Things get gross and disgusting, so it is important to take care of yourself by taking good care of your makeup case," Weinstein said.

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