THE POWER OF FACE MASKS
Is there one right for your skin type?
Incorporating a face mask in your weekly skincare routine can make such a different to the overall health of your skin. They can provide the perfect treatment to help address many of your skin concerns and issues. Regardless of your skin type the best face masks are loaded with ingredients like antioxidants and shouldn't include anything that is drying or irritating like fragrances or alcohol.
Here are a few different types of masks to help you find the perfect one for YOU.
CHAROCOAL OR CLAY MASKS
Want to really dislodge debris from congested pores - then charcoal or clay is the way to go. A well formulated mask using either charcoal or clay will leave your skin shine-free, but not dried out. A great choice is made by skincare expert Mary Spinelli and owner of the Nutley, NJ based business Hyssop Beauty Apothecary There Flower Face Mask is made with 100% natural charcoal and bentonite clay-based masks promotes dewy skin and the appearance of large pores. It can also remove impurities and encourage cellular regeneration, and who doesn't want that! Be sure to use our 10% off discount code at checkout on their website: Goinggreennj
GREEN CLAY MASKS
If you're looking to clarify and tone your skin consider the Montmorillonite French Green Clay Mask by Balbec Beauty. With nutritious minerals like probiotic-organic yogurt your skin will feel softer, smoother and nourished while protecting your skins microbiome. Love that Matcha is one of the key ingredients added to this mask which can quench any skin inflammation and help prevent premature aging.
If you have dry or even comb skin that is dehydrated then you need to help your skin hold onto moisture longer. Timeless Organic features a Deep Hydration + Antioxidant Creme Masque is a perfect choice. Designed to sooth, and balance skin it also adds intense moisture. Boosted with hydrators like Hyaluronic Acid, Organic Olive Fruit, Rose Hip Seed and Jojoba Oil, you skin will feel pampered and smooth.
PEEL OFF MASKS
Quite the rage, these masks can remove the top layer of your skin to slough away dead skin cells and help unclog pores. Unlike traditional masks, once they are dry they literally can be peeled off your face in one whole piece. Jerseyshore Cosmetics, created a Marigold Peel-Off Cleansing Masque with Comfrey and Tea Tree Oil that gently removes dirt, oil and helps refine pores. If you're comfortable with the off peel off concept than go for it as the results can be quite noticeable, even after using it once.
Try to set aside about an hour of time if your applying your mask at home (and not visiting a spa) -- pampering takes time and you are certainly worth it.