I usually throw the broken pieces away while cursing my clumsy fingers.
Well, hang on to your make-up bags ladies because I have discovered a simple and cheap repair trick!
The next time your powder looks like this:
Pour a little alcohol into the powder and stir. Start with a few drops and gradually add a few more until it becomes stir-able. You will know when to add more and when to stop - you don't want it soupy but you do need to be able to mix it up.
When it looks like this leave it alone for several hours or overnight:
And then - Ta da! You have this:
Your powder is magically put back together and can all be used again. The alcohol has disappeared and left your makeup intact.
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