We spend so much time and money picking out the perfect skin care products, selecting the best makeup, perfecting our look and using the right tools—-so why am I always skipping cleaning my brushes?
Honestly for me, cleaning my brushes is up there with flossing my teeth – something I know I should be doing, and know it’s good for me…but somehow still neglect it.
This past summer my skin was at its absolute worst. I decided I needed to make some skincare routine changes, and amongst other things, I stopped giving myself excuses and started cleaning my brushes and tools on a daily basis (if I use it I clean it).
Quo has always been my go to brush shampoo – and when I saw that they had a Brush Cleansing Shampoo with Argan Oil I figured the amount my brushes are used and cleaned, they earned some TLC!
According to Quo
According to Me
I cannot say enough good things about this product…I am amazed at the price point given the high quality! A little goes a long way so you get a lot of bang for your buck. It foams well and easily removes the product off the bristles (pro tip using a cleansing mat makes it even speedier…thanks Beauty Vixen for my Black Cat one).
I also think my makeup applies better, and blends better, with clean brushes. My skin is also pretty happy that I’m not spreading bacteria and gunk into my pores.
I was worried that frequent cleaning would wear on the brushes, but I think the argan oil really does restore and treat them.
My only 2 complaints (which are just personal preferences) so far is
Let me know in the comments if you have any tips and tricks to keep your brushes healthy and clean…or if you have a favorite brush shampoo that we should be trying out!