How to Repair Broken Eyeshadow Palettes
Every beauty junkie has had that heart-dropping moment when you reach for your fave eyeshadow palette and it slips out of your hands… you stop everything and look down and it’s a crumbled mess! Learning how to repair broken eyeshadow palettes is essential to save some coins and time, so you don’t go out to buy the same palette. Here are some hacks you can use to fix your broken eyeshadow palette (and to save you from the 5 stages of grief)!
How to Fix Broken Eyeshadow
The hack everyone surely knows by now is how to fix broken eyeshadow with rubbing alcohol. All you have to do is crush up any chunks in your eyeshadow with a toothpick and add a few drops of alcohol. After you’ve done that, grab a coin or any flat surface and wrap it in a napkin so you can press the powder into place and let it dry! With the same napkin, clean up around the eyeshadow pan and it’ll be like you never destroyed it at all. You can also fix broken eyeshadow with water. Just follow all the steps mentioned previously and substitute the alcohol with water, it’s really that easy!
If you’re not a fan of alcohol in your makeup, alcohol-free makeup wipes is one of the best ways to repair smashed eyeshadow without alcohol. Yes you heard us right, you can fix broken eyeshadow with makeup wipes! Crush your broken eyeshadow so all the pieces are small and easier to repair, then just press down with your makeup wipe! Hold the pressure for about 5-10 seconds and voíla, your eyeshadow is ready to be slayed again! This is a great quick fix for any of your cracked and broken eyeshadows!
You can also fix broken eyeshadow with setting spray! Follow all the previous steps and spray the sad crumbled powder with any setting spray and press it down until its smooth AF. You’ll notice that your eyeshadow is as good as new, and you didn’t have to go out and buy a new one!
These are the best ways to fix broken eyeshadows because they are super easy and fool-proof! If you’re still in need of eyeshadow palettes, we got ya covered! With our bi-monthly eyeshadow club, ShadowMe, you’ll never be in need of new eyeshadow palettes. As a member of our LiveGlam Eyeshadow Subscription Club, you’ll get a brand new palette every other month with 9-10 buttery and extra pigmented shades for only $19.99, so make plenty of room on your vanity and make sure not to drop ‘em!
Ana is a Los Angeles based beauty blogger and influencer with a passion for everything that makes you feel beautiful. When she's not creating new makeup looks or tips for her followers, she's most likely journaling or lifting some weights at the gym. View all the posts by Ana Delgadillo