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Tik Tok Challenge - Clean Beauty Sponge | Cherie
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Tik Tok Challenge - Clean Beauty Sponge

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Collegeskincare
While perusing the #beautyhacks on Tik Tok, I found a video about how to clean your BeautyBlender by @/glamnanne1 and decided to recreate it since I have a difficult time cleaning my Beauty Sponge. . Materials: Beauty Sponge, Cleansing agent (either solid soap meant specifically for cleansing sponges or the video said regular soap worked fine), and a microwave safe bowl (and a microwave). . Accomplishes: Cleans your Beauty Sponge! It gets rid of the germs that brushes can harbor and makes it look clean and new! . Steps: First, you hold the dirty Beauty Sponge under running water and squeeze it a couple time so it expands and gets big. Then swirl the damp Beauty Sponge in the solid soap so that it’s coated. Next, rub the soap into the soap and try and push all the product out. Then turn on the sink and wash the product out. These steps might need to be repeated a couple of times to ensure all the product is out. Lastly, grab a microwave safe bowl and fill it up halfway and drop the Beauty Sponge in the water and put it in the microwave for 30 seconds. Carefully remove the bowl because it will be hot, rinse the Beauty Sponge under cold water and squeeze it. . For the Beauty Sponge, I’ve been using my new Beauty Bakerie sponges that I recently bought at Ulta when they were half off the other week. The solid soap I have is from Japonesque. You can tell from the before picture, my sponge was pretty dirty. After the first step of using only the solid brush soap, it got pretty clean, but I had to do three rounds of swishing it around the soap and rubbing it in. Even after the water ran clear from squishing the sponge in it, it still had some staining on the bottom. After heating the sponge up and rinsing it in cold water, the sponge had less staining! While it doesn’t look as pretty as the end result of the girl on Tik Tok, it still looks better than when I normally clean it with just the soap. Also, the heat seems like a good addition to this routine since heat kills germs, so hopefully it killed any that were still inside the sponge. So I think this trick really does work and would recommend it to others because it definitely revived my Beauty Sponge and made it look better than it did. I will definitely keep using this way to clean my sponges. ✅
Apr. 11

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