Would You Buy or Swap Used Makeup Online?
Forums are a great place to expand your cosmetic collection, but you could be swapping unwanted viruses along with your unwanted shades
The most common include the previously mentioned pseudomonas, staph infections and coliform varieties, as well as many different types of yeast and mold. So, vigorously pumping your mascara wand or leaving your eyeliner cap off as you set it back down on your bathroom counter (guilty) also falls into that "should I be putting this all over my face?" litmus test. And it's safest to assume your fellow swapper is sabotaging their makeup in the same manner.
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