How a Hair Dryer Can Bring Your Makeup Back to Life

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Do you have multiple dry gel eyeliners lying around your house? Don’t throw them away just yet!

Here, I’m going to show you the quickest way to fix this problem so that you can make your eyeliners usable again.

All you need is your gel eyeliner and a hairdryer. Let’s jump on in!

Tools and materials:

  • Gel eyeliner
  • Brush
  • Hairdryer
Gel eyeliner

Here is what the gel eyeliner looks like right now.

Using hairdryer

Now take your hairdryer, keep it on hot, and just warm your eyeliner for a few seconds.

Gel eyeliner

Gel eyeliner hack

And here is how it looks now! Heating the eyeliner up made it more runny and liquidy, and as you can see, there is a much greater color intensity now.

How amazing is this simple trick! I'm completely obsessed.

If you have a dry gel eyeliner, this hack will save you from throwing it in the trash and will allow you to revamp it so that you can use it again.

For another cool beauty hack, see Turn Your Eyelash Curler Upside Down for Longer Lashes.

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Suggested materials:
  • Gel eyeliner
  • Brush
  • Hairdryer

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