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How To: Fix Broken Compacts


So you dropped your favorite highlighter... we've all been there, right?

Now some of you may be asking yourself, what now?!

Most of the time we just cry a little inside, count our losses, and toss the shattered remains of our once precious prized possession.

Well, not anymore! Instead of throwing it away, follow these 6 simple steps to bring your favorite shattered compact back to life!


Step 1:

Step 1:

If your compact is completely shattered, begin pressing down on the pigment with your fingers until it is as smooth and flat as possible.

(Sometimes this works better if you purposely grind up the pigment beforehand.)


Step 2:

Pour a small amount (about 2 tablespoons) of 70% alcohol into a small container.


Step 3:

Pour the alcohol into the compact.

Make sure it is completely saturated.


Step 4: