20 Hygiene Mistakes People Make Every Day

Keeping things for too long

Makeup, food, nik-naks, it’s easy to hold on to things for sentimental or practical reasons. In particular with perishable goods (makeup included), as they age the rate of bacteria growth skyrockets, and eventually these germs are transferred to other items within their vicinity. Keeping things for the recommended time prevents the spread of bacteria and decreases the potential for infection, so keep it minimalist and ditch your old stuff!