DIY makeup brush cleaner recipes Directions For Each: Fill a small bowl with chosen recipe. Swoosh the brush around in the mixture, rinse with water to get rid of all traces of soap. Once done, reshape immediately and allow to dry. Make sure they are thoroughly dry before using again.
How To Clean Paint Brushes ~ Tip of the Day. To clean a paint brush with dried paint or any dirty paint brush for that matter, simply add two tablespoons of fabric softener to one cup of warm water and let soak overnight! It will soften the paint, and rinse off easily!