Never, never use shampoo to clean any brush!! You will break down the bristles and they will end up frayed, looking like split ends on fried hair. Use a cleaner specifically designed for cleansing makeup brushes, like Clinique's Brush Cleaner. You dont want to saturate bristles of a dry product brush. Instead, wet a tissue with the brush cleaner and gently wipe the bristles. Set your brush out overnight to dry. Fluff with a soft towel in the morning and, voila!
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
I have always washed mine with baby shampoo, because it's synthetic hair it doesn't ruin it at all, it's still super soft! Brush cleaner would work fine for it too.
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
(Nova Scotia, Canada)
yes, you can use a brush shampoo and it won't ruin the texture.
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
I use baby wash, because it's really gentle. I would think it would depend on the kind of shampoo you use. As long as it's a gentle formula, you should be ok.
answered 4 years, 9 months ago
I used baby shampoo to wash it (just like I use on my MAC makeup brushes) and it worked just fine. It takes a while to dry though, so make sure you lay it flat (so the water doesnt soak into the brush and rust it) and dont get any water past the black metal part.
We recommend posting your question on our new online community, Beauty Talk! It’s a place for you to ask any and all beauty questions (with answers archived for future seekers). In addition, it’s the central place to find all our “How to” videos, share your beauty passion, and see what other beauty mavens love. Copy & paste this URL into your browser to check it out and ask your question: http://bit.ly/SephoraBT
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
(San Francisco, CA)