February 24, 2021
Week-end time: 5 masks for a VIP skincare
Most people’s skin care regime is the usual, cleanse, moisturise and tone. This generally works fine but sometimes your skin needs a little more. The last year has been tough on everyone and generally any sort of stress shows on your skin. The fact that you must wear a face covering is not helpful either. We have tried and tested some of the best face masks on the market for you to try at home that will give you that spa feeling.
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The Work Stress Check Face Mask is formulated specially to calm irritated skin. It is gentle enough to be used daily. It’s signature ‘Bio-Boost’ botanical oil blend enhanced by Peppermint will soothe stressed out skin. The mask creates an immediate cooling feeling that will relax and comfort the skin.
It contains a blend of Turmeric Oil, Giant Hyssop extract and Rose Root that protect your skin from both internal and external agitators that cause your skin to be irritated and stressed. The addition of Lavender, Camomile and Neroli Oil not only create a symphony of scents for your nose but have been proven to relieve you from both mental and physical stress and tension. Your skin will be left feeling and looking revived and hydrated.
Erno Laszlo’s Hydra-Therapy Skin Vitality Mask comes in a box of 4 separate masks. This dual-phase mask, peel-off face mask both hydrates and calms the skin leaving you with radiant, fresh looking skin. Moisture is replenished with it’s infusion of natural hydrators and vitamins. It contains ProVitamin B5, Zinc Extract and Comfrey Root which treats inflammation. The mask reduces the appearance of fine lines and hydrates leaving you with a plump, rejuvenated looking appearance. Antioxidant properties protect the skin from the harmful effects of UV rays and pollutants. This mask will take years off your skin leaving you with a radiant complexion.
If you are looking for something to work while you sleep then the Sarah Chapman Skinesis Overnight Facial is just what you need. The silky formula is non greasy so it glides on and doesn’t leave your skin feeling sticky. Its potent formula of antioxidants, vitamins, omega oils, natural flower extracts and their signature skin brightening complex. It also contains Renovage and Dermaxyl peptide, which are both proven to be anti-aging, wrinkle smoothing ingredients. They possess a cutaneous barrier repair ingredient that stimulates cell communication and growth and repair age related skin damage. You will notice instant facial-like results with this mask making dull flat skin a thing of the past.
A study by Penn Medicine details the science behind masks and the reasons how best to use them to get all the benefits. They delve into the science behind certain ingredients and what their uses are.
Origins Clear Improvement Charcoal Honey Mask to Purify and Nourish is 100% vegetarian and contains no other animal ingredients except cruelty free honey and beeswax. This mask gently removes any impurities while nourishing the skin leaving it feeling clean, fresh and revitalised.
If you really want the VIP Salon feeling then Selfridges stocks The Light Salon BOOST LED mask. This mask stimulates the regrowth of collagen and elastin, it soothes and calms any irritated skin all while evening out the skin tone. The use of NEAR-INFRARED penetrates deep ridding the skin of any toxins. It delivers oxygen and replenishes moisture and nourishes the skin leaving you looking like you just had a little nip and tuck.