One of the most famous skincare products today from the Korean beauty trend is the sheet mask. It is said that the secret behind the young looking and hydrated skin of women in Korea is using one mask sheet a day. Sheet masks have become a trend for the amazing effect they give our skin in less than 30 minutes! With the skincare industry growing it may become overwhelming to know which sheet mask answers our skincare concerns, worry less! Today we give you a guide on sheet masks.
First, What are Sheet Masks?
Sheet masks are face shaped fabrics pre-soaked in nourishing active ingredients to give us hydration, suppleness and brightening effect .
What are the different types of sheet masks?
Before choosing your sheet mask, let's go through the types of sheet masks available.
Microfiber Sheet Masks
Microfiber Sheet Masks are the most common and most affordable in the market. They have a tendency to absorb a lot of serums.
Hydrogel masks are thicker and are more transparent on your skin. They instantly leave you with a cooling sensation. Remember that hydrogel masks can tear easily so be careful when using them.
Our favourite is the I'm Sorry For My Skin S.O.S Green Soothing Jelly Mask
Bio-Cellulose Sheet Masks
Bio-cellulose sheet mask is made of good bacteria. It is very durable and adheres very well and if you like to multitask while having your mask on then this mask is the best option.
The Mediheal Collagen Impact Essential Mask is a must try.
Foil Sheet Masks
Foil masks are known to stay moist from the time you take them out till you're done. The foil mask prevents liquid from evaporating and guarantees you a skin glow.
Rubber Sheet Masks
Rubber sheet masks deliver intense hydration, the rubber texture is due to marine algae which create an evaporation-free barrier.
All time favourite Dr.Jart+ Shake & Shot Rubber Mask
How to use Sheet Masks?
Clean your face with cleanser before applying the sheet mask.
Open your sheet mask and fit it around the contours of your face.
Let the ingredients soak into your skin (depending on the instructions)
Remove the sheet mask and pat the remaining essence into your skin.
How often can I use a Sheet Mask?
As mentioned in the beginning, women in Korea use sheet masks daily. They are basically serum in a sheet form.
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