You use certain bathroom products every day, but how long should
you continue to use the same item before you replace it?
MOLLY MAID provides these guidelines for expiry dates of
household products you often use in the bathroom. Of course, you
should always look for the manufacturers' guidelines as well.
Expiry Date: 3 months.
recommends tossing your toothbrush every three months - to avoid a
build-up of bacteria and because of wear.
Mascara: 3 months
Powders, lipsticks, eye pencils: 6 months
Makeup is exposed to bacteria on your face, and that's why you
want to follow these guidelines... to limit the accumulation of
germs. If makeup hasn't been opened it has a shelf life of
about two years if stored in a dry, cool place.
Expiry Date: As soon as dullness appears (usually after 10-15
If your razor is dull you will experience pulling and irritation
when shaving. This can cause cuts and 'razor burn' on your
skin and that can feel quite uncomfortable. The quality of
razor used can help improve its lifetime.
Check back in the coming weeks to learn about the expiry
guidelines for kitchen items and bedroom