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#787009 - 10/09/12 06:22 PM Old Make-Up
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I finally cleaned out my make-up drawer of items that had been there in 15+ years.

How long do you let make-up sit in your drawer before you throw it away? Is there a better option than throwing it away?
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#795269 - 12/05/12 07:10 AM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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I know I let most o fine sit wayyyyy to long. I have seen different articles suggesting anywhere from a few moths to a few years to keep various products once they are open, but I know tend to forget all that really easily.
One thing I did was to pare down to what I really use for cosmetics. Then I am more likely to use up a product before I should toss it out.
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#795466 - 12/06/12 10:51 PM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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... usually, once I bought one, I will use it up.

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#817150 - 04/18/13 08:10 AM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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I hate to throw out cosmetics or skin care stuff! I think I hate to waste the money, then I let it sit in the drawer for 5 years-lol. We moved into our current house 8 years ago so I'm sure some of the things in there are that old at least.

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#820939 - 05/14/13 05:50 PM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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When i have bought new cosmetics, i will stop the old one, but i would let it sit it in the drawer until i think of it someday.
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#825772 - 06/12/13 07:03 PM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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I don't like throwing away cosmetics. If I bought a new one, I gave the old ones to my sister, she loves receiving hand-me-down cosmetics from me. I don't let my cosmetics sit in my drawer for too long.
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#888771 - 03/18/15 07:01 PM Re: Old Make-Up [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
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I wore makeup for many years and I only threw it out when it was all used up. Some ended up being used for many years before it finally was finished.
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