Makeup enthusiasts on social media stumble over a mini washing machine that can be used to clean makeup applicators.
A video clip of the small washing machine went viral when beauty blogger Tiffany Lynette Davis from North Carolina shared a tutorial on how to use the gadget she had originally bought for her dollhouse to clean her makeup sponges. Instagram on Thursday, May 9.
Because the now-viral video showing the mini-machine in action has been shared, thousands of users have asked for the handy tool.
Bizarre: A viral video shared by beauty blogger Tiffany Lynette Davis on Instagram shows a mini washing machine designed to clean makeup sponges and brushes
Step by step: the tutorial shows the make-up artist who places water (L) in the machine before adding a blob of facial cleanser (R) and switching on the machine
Interesting! After the cleanser and water were added to the little pink machine that Tiffany originally bought for her dollhouse, the water was spinning and foaming
Tiffany's video showed how she used the mini-machine, which is sold for $ 5 Amazon, to clean two of her makeup sponges.
The makeup artist told me Huffington Post she originally bought the toy to place in her dollhouse, but found this useful other function.
Brush up: Tiffany demonstrated how the machine worked by placing two dirty makeup sponges one by one in the machine
The clip, viewed more than half a million times, starts with Tiffany opening the lid of the machine and pouring some water into it. Then she turns on the machine and the water starts to run.
The makeup artist then adds a dollop of her facial cleanser, causing the water to foam as it spins.
The beauty lover then places one of her dirty makeup sponges in the machine and closes the lid.
After a few moments, she lifts the lid and removes the sponge from the gadget, showing that the machine has successfully removed most of the excess makeup that was on it.
She pinches the sponge to remove excess water and holds the now clean applicator against the camera.
Do you want to know if the device could successfully clean another makeup sponge or if it was just a one-off, she placed another dirty sponge that had more makeup on it in the mini washing machine.
After she let the sponge run in the machine for a while, she took it out and held it up toward the camera.
Result: After the sponges had been put into the machine for a while, they removed them and squeezed out the excess water before the now cleaner sponges were revealed
Voila! Both sponges, which previously had layers of makeup products before they were washed, came out clean after a spin in the machine
Viral: since the video was shared with Instagram on Thursday, May 9, thousands of beauticians befriended the machine, many of whom say they have since ordered one
Similar to the first sponge, the applicator was noticeably more clean after going through a spin in the mini washing machine.
Since sharing its video on Thursday, May 9, Tiffany has collected more than 530,000 views and thousands of responses.
Review: Tiffany later shared a review on YouTube in which she revealed that although her sponges were cleaner after using the machine, she would not recommend it for & # 39; daily use & # 39;
Many users have made the machine the & # 39; nicest & # 39; and & # 39; the most extra & # 39; thing they have ever seen, with hundreds of other makeup enthusiasts asking where the machine was purchased.
One user said: & # 39; That's the extra thing I have … TAKE MY MONEY & # 39 ;, while another added: & # 39; Oh my god, I need this !!!!! & # 39;
& # 39; Where should I buy this? I need this extra in my life & # 39 ;, said another user, who was briefly impressed by the mini washing machine.
Another commented on the video that the machine reminded them of something they would use for Barbie dolls.
& # 39; This reminds me of my Barbie & # 39; s washing machine I played with when I was a kid haha, & # 39; they said.
Since posting the video on Instagram, Tiffany has given a follow-up by sharing a full review of the product YouTube, where she said that although the sponges came out clean after being washed in the machine, she would not recommend it for & # 39; daily use & # 39 ;.
The gadget is available from various retailers on Amazon, the description of which says it can clean makeup applicators in half a minute.
The description is: & # 39; No more than 30 seconds, your makeup brushes, sponge or even powder puff will be clean and dry with this makeup brush cleaner and can be reused without hand wash residues. & # 39;
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