Smashed avo is delicious, but smashed makeup? No thank you.
Whether you’ve dropped your trusty powder compact on the floor and watched the horror unfold in slow motion, or put your hand in your bag only to discover the inside is now a lovely shade of rouge, it’s frustrating, annoying and most likely two minutes before you’ve got to be out the door for something important.
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The good news is that all is not lost, the end is not nigh and yes, you can rescue your broken favourite blush/bronzer/eyeshadow back from the dark place where all your lost bobby pins/hair ties/socks go.
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In fact, the solution is waiting for you in your local supermarket aisle. All you'll need is a spoon and some Isopropyl Alcohol, also known as rubbing alcohol.
Step 1: Rescue the crumbs.
Carefully pick your broken product - and heart - off the floor, collecting any loose bits and placing them back into the compact.