SHOP KOREAN CLAY MASKS
Clay masks remain one of the most popular Korean skincare products globally.
What Do Clay Masks Do?
They cleanse, tighten and tone the skin by drawing out oil, dirt and impurities. Clay masks also rebalance the skin’s sebum levels, to leave it fresh, clean and smooth.
How Do I Use a Clay Mask?
Clay masks are quite versatile little products because they can be used several different ways:
1. As a spot treatment for blemishes;
2. To remove blackheads (instead of strip masks);
3. As a full face mask
To use a clay mask a blackhead removal mask, spread a thin layer over your T-Zone or just your nose, wait for it to dry and then wash it off. It helps to loosen any build up in your pores, removing sebum and blackheads.
Alternatively, you can use it as a traditional wash off mask, spreading it over your entire face and washing it off after 15 minutes.
What Results Will I Notice From Using a Clay Mask?
Immediately after using clay masks, you’ll notice a reduction in sebum. This is because they deep-cleanse and removes impurities, which leaves your pores visibly clearer and smoother.
After doing a face mask like this, it’s much easier to apply your makeup, as your skin has a smoother base to start. With regular use (ideally once or twice a week), you’ll notice that the mask also assists to prevent skin troubles.
It won’t cure acne, but it will help with the kinds of pimples that build up as a result of excessive oiliness and gunk in the skin.
Best Korean Clay Masks to Try
Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Clay Maskhelps prevent the skin from getting overly oily, clearing the complexion of sebum.If your skin is feeling congested and lacklustre, using this mask once or twice a week will noticeably freshen your complexion.
If you're sensitive to any of the essential oils, or additives, or have drier skin, try Subi's Holo Dream Brightening Pore Minimizing Mask. This has the added benefit of leaving your skin with a visibly brighter complexion as well. It comes with a handy mask applicator brush included in the set.
Need Help Picking the Perfect Face Mask?
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