Using a face mask to maintain beauty has been a beauty ritual practiced since ancient times, and it is also known to be the first ever made cosmetic product to nourish, cleanse, moisturize and tone the skin while providing the essential active ingredients for skin.
The most common type of face masks
Sheet masks: They are good for all type of skin, effective, fuss-free, and easy to use.
They are highly absorbent, so use and apply this type of sheet mask before you hit the bed, follow the instruction and see the result for visibly brighter skin in the morning.
Gel masks: They are good for all type of skins, but they are meant for sensitive and dry skins as they are gentle, lightweight, and get absorbed by skin quickly. Usually, the ingredients found in this type of gel mask, hydrate and calm the skin while firming and tightening it.
Exfoliating mask: They are good for all type of skin, but for sensitive skin, use less abrasive masks. This type of mask is a great solution to remove your old dead skin cells and make your skin soft and smooth.
Cream mask: They are good for normal or dry skin by providing moisture and hydration to soften your skin. In order to have a healthier, plumper and smoother skin, Look for ingredients like AHAs, BHAs, essential oils, and natural butter in this type of cream mask.
Clay mask: They are great for Oily and acne-prone skin. Clay mask balances out the oil levels and regulates the oil secretion on your skin’s surface. By using This type of clay mask you are getting rid of all the dust, debris, and gunk built up on it and they also remove blackheads and resolve T-zone issues while working on firming your skin.
Peel Off Mask: They are good for all type of skin. By using and applying this type of face mask, you remove everything that has settled on the topmost layer of your skin – like dead skin cells, dust, oil, and blackheads. You get to see the instant glow on your face skin after applying this mask.
Basic tips to consider when applying a face masks
Tip 1: Think about how often your skin needs to be applied a face mask.
Note: It’s good to apply gently a hydrating and nourishing type mask for everyday use.
Tip 2: Consider the type of face mask you are going to apply.
Note: It’s good to use a water base or gel-like mask for the humid area or use the hydrating mask if you feel your skin is dry.
Tip 3: Consider time and duration you are going to keep the mask on your skin and Apply oil-free moisturizer right after removing any mask.
Tip 4: Always read and follow instructions on the product label.
Note: It’s good to apply mask evenly, with clean fingers or a mask brush.
Tip 5: Follow the product’s instructions to remove the face mask.
Note: Some masks are removed by rinsing with water, while others are removed by wiping gently with damp, warm cotton pads.