The Best Facial Sheet Masks in the Market
The world we leave in just gets increasingly competitive in every aspect of our live. Many of us strive to be the best at work, the best mom/dad, the most well-dressed and even having the best skin. As we put our best foot forward in other aspects of our live, why not put our best face forward but in a pampering way? Facial mask is what some of us reach out for only when our skin is shouting SOS, but it really is more than that. It is actually one of the key steps in putting our best face forward as it intensely gives our skin the nutrients it requires. It was honestly difficult putting this list together as there are a lot of masks that we really like. Check out this list for our selection of masks that you won’t want to miss out trying and are worth getting added into your skincare regime.
Joanna Vargas is a renowned New York-based facialist whose clients include Naomi Watts, Julianna Moore and Rachel Weisz to name a few. Her skincare product was launched to allow her clients to maintain their skin between treatments and reflects her belief that great skin starts with good consistent routine. The Eden Instant Lift Mask aims to diminish the appearance of wrinkles and promotes the vitality of the skin. The mask is saturated with powerful antioxidants and anti-inflammatory ingredients such as cherry blossom extract, blue mallow flower extract, olive leaf extract and COQ10. Cabbage rose extract which moisturizes parched skin contains Vitamin C - a powerful antioxidant to protect skin cells from free radicals while stem cell extract enhance the longevity of skin cells.
The Hybrid-cellulose masque contains interesting ingredients such as hydrolyzed okra, beetroot and dragon’s blood (a natural tree resin) that help to support skin repair and correct uneven skin tone, resulting in a luminous mien. The sheet mask is the answer to a tired or dull complexion caused by our poor lifestyle with ingredients that help to preserve optimal skin elasticity, while lifting and firming.
Orgaid was founded with a vision to provide science-based products with organic ingredients that is safe and at the same time effective. The Greek Yogurt and Nourishing mask is 82% organic and targets those who lacks skin nutrition. This mask has a thicker feel than others as it contains Greek Yoghurt extract which is a probiotic that helps brighten the skin’s complexion while at the same time reducing inflammation. Vitamin B5, aloe vera, rosehip and willow bark extract are other key ingredients that can be found, leaving your skin feeling smooth and soft with each use.
This is a two-step recovery mask that promises to regenerate and revitalize the skin with its boosting drop ampoule and repair pure seal mask sheet. Edelweiss extract found in this facial mask helps to activate cellular repair. With its SC-PG formulation that consists of 7 star ingredients – Squalane, Beta-Glucan, Chitosan, Algae extract, B5, Ceramide and Guaiazulene, the mask sheet aids in skin recovery by quickening the skin cell turnover period and strengthening the skin barrier to prevent further damage. The single-use ampoule together with the sheet mask makes it perfect even for travel.
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This mask is part of the Garden of Venus series which combines essences from fruits and flowers to pamper our skin. Lychee (Litchi), a speciality fruit of Taiwan, is rich in polyphenols which enhance the elasticity and radiance of the skin. Lychee is also very rich in vitamin C and antioxidants that combine with free radicals to prevent them from damaging our skin. We love the material of this hydromask, which is made with multi layers of quality natural fibers that is highly breathable and soft. The unique 12 cuts design can also be adjusted to fit a variety of face shapes, enhancing the delivery of the serum straight into the epidermis and dermis layer.
Shangpree is a premium spa brand in South Korea since 1990, counting many A-list celebrities as their regulars. Shangpree’s line of products is developed with the “Esthetician Formula” where only the highest quality natural ingredients are used. The nourishing mask is formulated with S-Marine Jewel, deep seawater and oyster, delivering to the skin the rich nutrition of marine energy. The complexion gets more refreshed, bright and youthful with each use as it deeply hydrates beneath the surface of the skin.
A hydrating facial sheet mask that helps to fight against outer pollution and soothes sensitive skin ravaged by a dry environment, Huxley’s Moisture and Freshness mask gel-oil hybrid formula helps to form a barrier to keep skin hydrated. To maintain the freshness, it’s recommended to mix the lower and upper pouch right before use. 36 hours of manual labour goes into separating 1 million seeds to extract just 1 litre of the prickly pear seed oil, which contains high linoleic acid, ensuring a lighter, fast absorbing texture and greater moisturizing effect. Other main ingredients include cactus extract that is an antioxidant that also moisturizes, Blue mallow and blue agave extract to quench our parched skin and Effipulp to improve the retention of all these goodness of moisture.