Masks, Masks, Masks!
There are so many masks on the market these days it’s hard to know which ones are good and which ones are right for your skin type. Sheet masks in particular have become very trendy and unfortunately a lot of them are more for show than actually being beneficial to the skin. However, there are some really good ones too!
As someone who is obsessed with skincare I think Masks are one of quickest ways to achieve great skin. Fortunately for you, I have tried a plethora of masks and picked a few favorites that range in price and type and that can work for all skin types.
For those of you that like a peel off mask you will love this one by Wander Beauty. There is just something satisfying about peeling off a mask and this Lift Off Rose Gold Purifying and Brightening Peel Off Mask does not disappoint! It contains ingredients like green tea extracts, goji berry, acai, lychee and blueberry to help refresh dull skin by exfoliating dead skin cells and Kaolin to help draw out impurities and minimize pore size. You’ll notice softer, smoother and brighter skin after just one use!
The Lift Off Rose Gold Purifying and Brightening Peel Off Mask by Wander Beauty is also Cruelty Free, Gluten Free, BPA Free, Vegan Friendly and Dermatologist Tested. Retails for $34.00
The MATCHA Magic Super-Antioxidant Mask by Boscia uses the antioxidant powers of Matcha Green Tea! If your skin is feeling congested and stressed this is the mask for you. It helps fight redness and inflammation and helps replenish and revive tired, stressed and dull skin.
This is a great mask to use before a night out or big event to help even out the complexion, fight free radical damage and give skin a more radiant appearance!
The MATCHA Magic Super-Antioxidant Mask by Boscia is also Preservative Free, Artificial Fragrance and Color-Free, Cruelty Free, Gluten Free and Vegan Friendly. Retails for $38.00
The HYDRO BIOTIC Recovery Sleeping Mask by Dr. Brandt is a definite must have for every skincare arsenal. Packed full of skin renewing ingredients this mask can rejuvenate your skin overnight. You can go to bed with irritated, dry and dull skin, apply this sleeping mask, and wake up with refreshed, nourished, hydrated and soothed skin. It’s amazing and worth the investment!
The HYDRO BIOTIC Recovery Sleeping Mask by Dr. Brandt is Alcohol Free Sulfate Free, Paraben Free and Phthalate Free. Retails for $52.00
For those of you clay mask lovers the dōTERRA® SPA Detoxifying Mud Mask is not just your average clay mask. It’s a multi-tasking natural clay mask that uses essential oils of Myrrh, Juniper Berry, and Grapefruit to help purify pores, reduce the appearance of pores and help diminish fine lines, and wrinkles! This is a great mask to use at the end of your work week when your skin is looking lackluster and tired. Apply to
face, neck, and décolletage and leave on for about 5 minutes and then wash away to reveal revitalized and replenished skin!
Made with all natural ingredients. Retails for $19.33
These Activated Charcoal & Hyaluronic Acid Eye Masks by Blaq can be a girls best friend if you’re carrying around some serious baggage under those eyes. These Eye Masks are cooling and instantly de-puff, hydrate and help to smooth out those fine lines and wrinkles making you look like you just woke up from a great nights sleep! An obvious must have when traveling or if you have a big event coming up!
The Activated Charcoal & Hyaluronic Acid Eye Masks by Blaq are also Cruelty Free. Retails for $29.00 for a 5 pack
The Karuna Hydrating Face Mask is an exceptional sheet mask. This sheet mask is great for all skin types but you dry skin girls out there will really appreciate how hydrating this mask is. It contains Hyaluronic Acid, Peptides, Aloe and many other skin loving and hydrating ingredients. It’s clinically proven to increase hydration by 39% after one use, replenishes skin’s moisture and promotes skin elasticity. This is a must have summertime mask to help keep your skin looking hydrated and fresh!
The Karuna Hydrating Face Mask is Paraben Free, Dye Free, Mineral Oil Free and Dermatologist Tested. Retails for $28.00 for a 4 pack
The Patchology Exfoliate Sheet Mask is a a unique exfoliating sheet mask. Using Lactic Acid and moisturizing coconut and soy milk the ingredients work together to dissolve dead cells for smoother, brighter skin without irritation. I like to use this sheet mask as part of my evening skincare routine and follow it up with my evening skincare products for soft, smooth and glowing skin. This mask is great for all skin types, even sensitive!
Hopefully you are already using masks as part of your skincare routine. If you’re not then it’s time to start! Masking can be a fast and easy way to greatly improve your skin. Just do your research and find one that works best for your skin type and don’t be afraid to splurge on a pricey mask. In my experience it’s usually worth it!