With continuous use your makeup brushes will collect huge amount of dirt and bacteria. It is advisable to wash brushes and puffs washed every 2 weeks and sponges at least once a week. The best way to clean your brushes, sponges and puffs is in a container in which you put water and a few drops of cleanser. Rinse thoroughly, pat dry and leave on a clean towel to dry. To wash brushes, make a solution using a few drops of facial cleanser or shampoo and temperate water, swish brushes in the solution, rinse thoroughly, pat dry, and lay flat on a towel to air dry.