Spring Cleaning for Your Cosmetics

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 By Kelly A. Smith

 Most people think of spring cleaning as de-cluttering the garage and hosing down the window screens.  My idea of spring-cleaning is much more enjoyable because it doesn’t require any elbow grease or even dust for that matter.  I’m talking about cleaning your makeup bag or cabinet or whatever your cache of choice may be.  Like food, cosmetics have an expiration date, but unlike food, that date is not required to be slapped on the packaging.  You’ll have to use your common sense (goodbye gooey lip-gloss) and keep to the mantra of, “Been here more than a year? You’re outta here!”  [Read more…]