Sheet Masks for Every Skin Issue
It's the year of the sheet mask. The Asian-born beauty trend has recently become a major craze in the U.S. – and for good reason: These paper, cotton, or hydrogel facial masks are saturated with serum-like formulas that give you a fresh-from-a-facial glow in as little as 10 minutes. But they're not just about radiance. Sheet masks tackle just about any skin issue. From dark spots to wrinkles, these treatments will have you covered.
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Powerful botanicals including a potent form of vitamin C and licorice root extract give skin an intensive skin tone-evening treatment.
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Soothing and skin-purifying ingredients such as green tea and willow extract help calm cranky skin and reduce pore-clogging oil.
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According to dermatologists, retinol is one of the best wrinkle-fighters you can buy. This 15-minute treatment delivers pure retinol to the skin, which will help smooth lines and wrinkles with repeated use. Mega-moisturizers make skin look younger and plumper almost immediately.
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The vitamin C-packed paper mask gives blah skin a radiance boost, and astringent-like grapefruit makes large pores appear smaller.
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Calm fiery, sensitive skin with a sheet mask drenched in aloe vera and other soothing anti-inflammatories including witch hazel and allantoin.
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The ultimate moisturizer: This natural fiber mask contains moisture-attracting humectants such as hyaluronic acid to pull water into the skin and barrier-strengthening ingredients like xylitol to keep it there.
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The fruit acids, enzymes, and salicylic acid in this single-sheet mask get rid of dead, dull skin in as little as 10 minutes.
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Stash this in your suitcase: After you’ve had a little too much fun in the sun, this mask made with calming herbs and hydrators soothes the sting and replenishes moisture levels, stat.
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Any makeup pro will tell you that if you want your makeup to look good, your skin has to look good. This coconut jelly mask hydrates and smooths skin with hyaluronic acid and collagen, prepping it for a flawless makeup application.
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This mask is specifically for the delicate skin under your eyes. The black panda bear-like patches contain heavy-duty (but not greasy) hydrators plus bamboo, niacinamide, and vitamin C to lighten and brighten dark circles, so you don’t look like, well, a panda bear.
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This black hydrogel sheet mask is packed with charcoal, which helps draw pimple-causing gunk out of your pores.
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