03/17/2015 11:34 EDT | Updated 03/17/2015 11:59 EDT

WATCH: When To Throw Out Your Beauty Products

Is it time to throw out your beauty products?

Though you may not realize it, many makeup products have expiry dates (just like the food in your fridge), which means after a certain amount of time, they may become less effective. And of course, different products have different lifespans, which is why it's important to keep on top of things.

In the video above, YouTuber Corrie Swaffield (a.k.a. Dizzybrunette3) explains when to throw out your beauty products and why. Just watch the video above to learn more!

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