The low down on beauty masks

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Exfoliates

An effective way to remove dead cells accumulated from all the dirt, make-up and oil is to exfoliate. Achieve this with any exfoliating mask or if you’re a DIY’er you can mix baking soda with cinnamon, honey, milk and any vitamin E oil. Apply this onto a freshly cleansed face and leave It for 15-30 minutes and rinse well with warm water.

Glowing skin

After leaving your mask on for a few minutes, you will realise that it hardens and removing it creates expansion of the blood vessels. Hence masking always leaves your skin feeling smoother and softer resulting in a more glowy and dewey face.

Relaxing

Most masks are infused with aromatic oils like rosemary and lavender and that can be therapeutic after a long week at work. You can treat this as your luxury activity to do during your “me time”, let the mask work its magic on your face while you sit back and relax.

Makes your everyday beauty regime to work

Your everyday moisturisers and serums cannot work efficiently If they aren’t deeply absorbed into the skin. Masking will unclog all your pores ensuring that your products treat the skin directly on the surface.

How often should you mask?

Depending on the mask you use, on average you should mask at least once a week. However if you’re battling with a very dry skin you would need to use a hydrating mask atleast 2-3 times a week.

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