8 Peel-Off Face Masks You Should Try ASAP
If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that face masks are a permanent skin care staple. With such an avid fan base, it’s no surprise that face masks have completely taken over the beauty industry, in a variety of forms. Your options aren’t limited to slathering your skin with clay or charcoal; you can enjoy foaming up your face with a bubble mask, channeling a scary movie character with a sheet mask, or opting for a peel off face mask.
The appeal of a peel off face mask is immediately obvious. Not only is a peel off face mask satisfying to remove, but you get to skip the bothersome step of struggling to scrub off a stubborn face mask. Want to get in on the trend? We’re sharing some of our favorite peel off face masks to try now, below.
This liquid to peel off mask, formulated with charcoal, can help to visibly remove impurities, reduce the appearance of pores, and reveal a fresher, healthier-looking complexion. You can choose to apply it all over your face, or target specific areas such as your T-Zone, chin, or nose. Bonus: The mask dries in just 10 minutes, so you can care for your skin without taking too much time out of your busy schedule.
Formulated with both pearl powder and diamond powder, it almost sounds like this face mask is better suited to your jewelry box, but don’t let that stop you from pampering your skin with it.
Face masks don’t have to be used on your entire face, they can take aim at a specific area, like your nose for instance. This clay mask from beloved Korean beauty brand, The Face Shop, is formulated specifically for use on your nose to help reduce excess shine.
Don’t have time to grab a smoothie? Spoil your skin with a peel off mask that’s full of fruit instead. Formulated with blueberry and pineapple, this moisturizing mask is the easiest way to give your skin a serving of fruit.
If you think all peel-off face masks are one in the same, think again. In addition to featuring a range of ingredients and benefits, peel-off masks also come in multiple textures. This clay mask stands out from the crowd not only because of its lifestyle stressor-fighting formula, but also because of its whipped consistency.
If there’s an antioxidant-rich ingredient that’s all the rage in the food and beverage scene, it often won’t be long before that very ingredient makes its way into makeup and skin care products too. That’s at least the case with matcha, which this mask is made with. Bright green in color, this mask can help minimize the appearance of pores and help remove environmental toxins on the skin’s surface.
Here’s your gentle reminder that face scrubs aren’t the only way to slough away dead skin cells. You can exfoliate a multitude of ways, including with a face mask. Free of exfoliating beads and grains, this mask is formulated with AHAs for a gentle way to reveal a more radiant, refreshed complexion.
Charcoal appears to be the be-all and end-all of face masks at the moment and the adored ingredient certainly isn’t missing from the world of peel-off masks. In fact, tune in to the social media feeds of any beauty insider, and it shouldn’t take too long to see someone with their skin slicked with a charcoal-hued peel-off mask, like the Soo Ae Black Charcoal Peel Off Mask.
Editor’s note: Always follow the instructions of use listed on the product of your choice. After removing your face mask, follow up with a dollop of soothing moisturizer.