Time and time again I always have to throw in my two-cents on how integral makeup brushes are when it comes to having flawless makeup. However, I don’t think I’ve ever discussed how exactly I’ve been cleaning them. I know how it is for most people; brush cleaning just isn’t something that happens regularly enough. I will admit that I never used to clean my brushes, but when I started buying some more pricier tools, it became clear to me that I needed to start taking care of them better if I wanted them to last. Brush cleaning is also so important to get the best performances out of your brushes and makeup. Most importantly, they just get extremely gross and gunky if you don’t clean them. You don’t want to be smothering the same brush you’ve been using on your face for the last year without cleaning it every now and then, right? If you agree with me and would like to learn more about keeping your precious brushes fresh and functional, keep reading!