There are two types of people: those who treat themselves to face masks often, and those who just can’t bother with it. No judgment if you’re in the latter camp, but we respectfully have to say you’re missing out.
Simply put, face masks add dimension to your skincare routine. They can increase the effectiveness of other products, for example by unclogging pores so that your night cream can better penetrate the skin. They can also, on their own, help you get targeted results and, for example, heal breakouts faster by tackling them from the start. Certain face masks, especially hydrating ones, can also double as sleep masks that you can wear overnight and expect to wake up with dewy, glowing skin.
No matter where you fall on the skin type spectrum, there’s a mask to suit your unique needs. Because the sheer number of options makes face mask shopping both fun and challenging, we’ve put together a list of the ones You can find the best face masks at Target. Get out and relax.
The Ordinary’s Salicylic Acid 2% Mask gives your skin the clarifying treatment it needs – without having to spend on expensive facials. Its formula contains vegetable charcoal and Amazonian clay to balance oil production, minimize the appearance of pores, remove dead skin cells and smooth uneven textures. Apply for 10 minutes and enjoy your newly refined, fresh skin.
As the name indicates, Origins Original Skin Retexturizing Mask balances the skin structure, clarifies bumps, fights inflammation and softens – the whole nine meters. Willowherb helps eliminate acne-causing bacteria and soothe irritation, while sugar cane sloughs off dead skin cells to reveal radiant skin underneath. The texture is slightly gritty and perfect for really getting into those pores. Plus, it smells like you’re walking through a rose garden. Heaven.
With five percent sulfur and kaolin clay Urban Skin Rx mask to fight acne and blemishes will kick your pimple popping habit to the curb. This formula works hard to prevent the appearance of blackheads and acne – while minimizing the appearance of blackheads active Beauty mistake. As an added benefit, it helps soak up excess oil and shine. Get this if you’re oil prone and looking for a real deep clean (that’s under $20).