5. Let your newly cleaned makeup brushes dry on a towel for 4 hours, or until dry. Repeat once a month, or as needed.
4. Rinse the brush under warm water. Gently squeeze brush bristles until clean, and the water runs clear.
*Make sure to point the bristles down when running under water. Direct water contact may loosen the glue where the bristles are attached and shorten the life of your brushes.
1. Add Fractionated Coconut Oil and essential oils into a small bowl.
3. Rub in a circular motion on the palm of hand to help remove any makeup traces.
2. Swirl your brush in the oil mixture for 30 seconds, or until you see the makeup stored in your brush start to come out.
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Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) Essential Oil
Tea Tree has been revered for its cleansing and regenerative properties, especially for the skin. Composed of more than ninety different compounds, Tea Tree has many therapeutic applications. Tea Tree can be used to cleanse and purify the skin and nails and to promote a clear, healthy complexion. It can be used on surfaces throughout the home to protect against environmental threats. Tea Tree is frequently used on minor skin irritations to soothe the skin and help it recover quickly.
Tea Tree Oil has won a reputation as a “cure all” because of its powerful anti-fungal, anti-viral, and anti-bacterial properties. It is the first suggestion for athlete’s foot, nail viruses, and other fungal infections and is often used in anti acne remedies.
Diffusing Tea Tree will help purify and freshen the air and to combat viral infections.
Known for its energizing and invigorating effect, Grapefruit helps reduce mental and physical fatigue. Grapefruit is also renowned for its cleansing and purifying benefits and helps to purify as it cleanses. Grapefruit is frequently used in skin care for its ability to promote clear, healthy skin and in weight loss products to support healthy metabolism.
Aromatically, grapefruit oil is balancing and uplifting to the mind and may help to relieve anxiety. It blends well with Basil, Bergamot, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Lavender, Peppermint, Rosemary, and Ylang Ylang.
DIY Makeup Brush Cleanser with Grapefruit and Tea Tree Essential Oils
Are your makeup brushes in need of some deep cleaning? This makeup brush cleanser is super easy and only takes three simple ingredients. This cleanser works great and leaves your brushes smelling fresh and clean.
What You Need:
2 tablespoons Fractionated Coconut Oil
3 drops Tea Tree (Melaleuca) essential oil
3 drops Grapefruit essential oil (or any of the Citrus essential oils)
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