Kaunda Selisho
Lifestyle Journalist
2 minute read
10 Jan 2020
1:48 pm

Why you shouldn’t rub your serum pipette on your face

Kaunda Selisho

Pipettes were chosen by skincare manufacturers to eliminate the transfer of bacteria.

Portrait of satisfied female person pipetting rejuvenation oil on face. Her eyes are closed. Isolated on black background | Image: iStock by Yakobchuk Olena

While we have social media to thank for a lot of the beauty and skincare knowledge that we have amassed in recent years, it is also to blame for the numerous bad habits we have picked up simply because we saw our favourite beauty gurus doing things that way. One such bad habit is rubbing your serum pipette directly onto your skin while applying your serum. https://www.instagram.com/p/BwUvZ2PoTqQ/ What is a pipette?  A pipette is a laboratory tool commonly used in chemistry, biology and medicine to transport a measured volume of liquid, often as a media dispenser. Why shouldn't you rub...