Friday, February 22, 2008

Makeup Tip of the Day: Paint Pot Trouble

Can't get your MAC paint pot to open? Submerge your paint pot sideways in hot water on a container or hold it under a running hot water (be careful!) for about 15 seconds. Make sure you wipe your paint pot first before opening. This trick should help loosen the cap.

9 comments:

  1. was this written because of the Nice Vice paint pot? *heehee* sheesh, i hadta have my Husband open it up for me, and it took him awhile, too!!

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  2. Ive had that problem once. Thanks for this tip girl... it beats what I did! Tried to yank it off with a butter knife coz I was so pissed! lol

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  3. I haven't bought a paint pot (yet) but I keep hearing about people having this problem! LOL.

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    Who: US BABY!
    What: Lunch!
    Where: El Torito Grill in the Sherman Oaks Galleria by the Cheesecake Factory
    When: Wednesday February 27th @ 12PM!

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  5. Thats really clever! I'll have to try it next time!

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  6. Thats really clever! I'll have to try it next time!

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  7. so horrible that there has to be a 'how to open' a product. why do they have to be so tight anyways? i love the new layout and the header is hot!

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  8. good tip!

    My artificat paint pot has been jammed closed since I got it!

    I tried this and bob's your uncle popped right open!

    Thanks!

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  9. Hey just discovered your site via Vanessa's. I had that same trouble with my Nice Vice paintpot. I wrapped it with a couple rubber bands and that helped.

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