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DIY Brush Cleansing Palette

Category Makeup Tools
A repurposed plastic lid and some hot glue is all you need to make an economical makeup brush cleansing palette. This is a guide about DIY brush cleansing palette.
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February 18, 2016

Save yourself upwards of $15 buying a brush cleansing palette and make your own. I used a durable plastic lid and hot glue to make this version. It works brilliantly on my delicate makeup brushes! You can substitute the lid with a dollar shop cutting board, a clipboard, or several other similar items.

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Total Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 1 palette

Supplies:

  • 1 lid or board
  • hot glue gun with glue sticks
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Steps:

  1. Make sure you start with a super clean surface. You will be cleaning your brushes on this so you need a perfect base.
  2. If you have several different sized and shaped brushes like I do, you'll want a wide variety of bump and line protrusions to get to every type. Here I start out with smaller dots for small brushes.
  3. Then move on to bigger dots for bigger brushes.
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  5. Zig zag lines are great, too.
  6. And hot glue lines doubled in height for bigger brushes.
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  8. Let cool for a minute then it's ready for use. Use your favorite brush cleanser and warm water and circle your brushes on your board. Wash with soapy water thoroughly after each use.
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February 20, 20160 found this helpful

Such a great recycling idea!

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February 24, 20160 found this helpful

My face is really happy with this, too! :)

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