Face masks are the practical, indulgent, extra skincare step that we now all have time for. The general consensus seems to be that everyone’s skin seems to be extra problematic at the moment, so we’ve compiled a list of our favourite face masks to brighten, plump and clarify your skin just in time for spring.
Mavala - Skin Vitality Sleeping Mask, £30
This cream sleeping mask from super Swiss skincare brand Mavala is non-oily and lightweight. Swiss apricot extract offers toning and antioxidant properties, whilst organic acids provide gentle exfoliating properties. Expect to see glowing results the very next morning.
Orgaid - Organic Sheet Mask, £5
This nourishing, cruelty-free organic sheet mask from green American brand Orgaid is perfect for those who are concerned about signs of aging , or want to target dull and uneven skin tones. Containing Greek yogurt for aiding in cell growth and regeneration, green tea and chamomile for soothing and healing, and rosehip for moisture and lessening the appearance of scars and fine lines.
Balance Me - AHA Glow Mask, £20
Clean, self-care championing beauty brand Balance Me’s new AHA Glow Mask is really something. It restores radiance with a triple action chemical exfoliation, packed with a bio-active blend of fruit acids including glycolic, lactic and malic for maximum efficacy. This face mask will brighten, plump, purify and provide a luminous glow all in less than 15 minutes.
Carbon Theory - Mud Mask, £11
Everyone‘s favourite purse-friendly anti-break-out, vegan skincare brand has just released a mask and we couldn’t be happier. The Breakout Control Facial Wet Mask delivers intensive skin repair and breakout treatment.
Using premium natural ingredients including melon extract, the mask detoxifies and deeply nourishes the complexion. Dead Sea mineral mud is packed with magnesium, which soothes, protects, and repairs the skin. Charcoal gently draws out bacteria, toxins, and excess oil. Natural antiseptic organic tea tree oil reduces inflammation and Shea butter keeps your skin hydrated.
L’abu - Gel Mask and Clay Mask Detox Duo, £32
Gorgeous brand L’abu have released their very clever duo mask, perfect for those who want to take their masking to the next level.
Step one is a mineral clay mask infused with white tea and mint, coconut oil, and pro-vitaminB5 to draw out impurities, refine pores and breakouts.
Step two is a hydra-gel mask infused with grapefruit and ylang-ylang. This mask instantly quenches thirsty skin, providing a burst of hydration and instant dewiness.