I decided to condense what's in my ever-growing makeup case (OK, makeup cases
). After all, it's spring
and I'm ready to clear out junk, make space, and get organized
. But my date with my makeup counter left me stumped. How can I decipher what's expired (does makeup have an expiration date?) and what's dangerous to use (hello, bacteria)? So I consulted a couple of fabulous beauty gurus
: Courtney Kopesky
, a freelance makeup artist and Lindsey Gladstone, host of Fine Living's The Shopping Detective
for help. Here's what I learned...