6 Face Masks For When Your Skin Is Really Going Through Stuff
It’s that time of year… When your skin starts freaking out. Uggghhh. Blame the mid-year stress, the seasons changing, or some planet being in retrograde, but your face could defs do with a bit of TLC.
Luckily, there’s a powerhouse solution: Face masks. Why they’re boss? Because they’re basically a prescription for any skincare issue, from smoothing fine lines to detoxifying, zapping pimples and giving you the ultimate soft dewy skin. Find the one that’s right for you here…
Clarins SOS Comfort Nourishing Balm Mask (R390)
Wintry cracked skin? This mask soothes even the driest face. It’s an ultra-rich, nourishing balm that softens and comforts in just 10 minutes. Available at Clarins.
Kiehl’s Cilantro & Orange Extract Pollutant Defending Masque (R695)
Face feeling the onslaught of impurities and environmental aggressors? Try this replenishing overnight facial mask mask to purify and protect your skin. Cheerio pimples! Available at Kiehl’s.
L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay Detox Wash (R106)
Desperate for a detox? This non-drying gel transforms into a light foam, which detoxifies the skin’s surface by capturing impurities, including excess oil and that gritty make-up residue. Available at Foschini.
Garnier Moisture Bomb Tissue Mask Pomegranate (R50)
Sensitive skin that’s crying out for moisture? This new generation of super-hydrating tissue masks quenches and comforts skin instantly. Available at Clicks.
GlamGlow Bubble Sheet Mask (R125)
If you’re looking for a total skin overhaul (yup – you’ve got all the problems!), try this oxygenating deep-cleanse mask. The bamboo charcoal-infused sheet mask activates an oxygenating, tingling 3D bubbling experience that instantly invigorates, detoxifies and removes face make-up. Bonus: All it takes is three minutes. Available at Foschini.
Skin Republic Stem Cell Plant Protein Mask (R59)
Fight wrinkles with Skin Republic’s Stem Cell Plant Protein face mask sheet. It revitalises from deep within the skin’s epidermis, replacing damaged cells. It also reduces the loss of collagen, thus minimising fine lines. Yes please! Available at Zando.