Tuesday Tip: The Natural Way to Save Your Shattered Powder Makeup

Tuesday Tip: The Natural Way to Save Your Shattered Powder Makeup (Source: ThinkStock: Art by Tanya Leigh Washington)How many times have you dropped your eyeshadow or blush compact and the only thing you could do was helplessly watch as it crumbled into a million pieces and think, "FML"? We've been there, and thankfully there can be a happy ending to this story that doesn't require rubbing alcohol or accepting your macerated makeup as a sorry excuse for loose powder. Jo Levy, director of brand education and artistry for cosmetics company Rouge Bunny Rouge, has a one-step fix that not only saves your pulverized product, but actually improves upon it—sans chemicals. Listen in:

Tuesday Tip: The Natural Way to Save Your Shattered Powder Makeup (Source: Jo Levy)
To salvage a shattered powder eyeshadow or blush, transform it into a lightweight cream texture by using coconut oil as a mixing agent. Blend a drop of coconut oil into a pinch of the loose powder to instantly create a creamy, tinted eyeshadow or luminous cream blush."
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