Ever wonder why your foundation sometimes just doesn’t feel as smooth? Especially for that ‘no make-up’ make-up look having smooth clear skin makes your foundation application much more natural and unnoticeable. This is why Korean celebrities swear by these facial masks as their holy grail.
Korean skincare products are quickly gaining popularity especially their facial masks, they give your skin an instant boost, thanks to the high concentration of active ingredients. There is literally hundreds of products you can choose, from moisturising to brightening and anti-aging effects, here are 10 of our favourite Korean facial masks that are essential for your everyday skin needs.
Dr. Jart+ Porecting Solution
This facial mask is one of the most innovative and fun facial masks, it bubbles up to cleanse and purify your pores. The effervescent effect flushes and eliminates impurities within the pores and minimises the appearance of large pores as well as having a tightening effect. This is a great product to clear out any makeup remanent from your pores.
Innisfree Skin Clinic Mask Sheet (Hyaluronic Acid)
Hyaluronic acid can be found in nearly all hydrating Korean skincare products, this mask sheet can provide a boost of moisture to revive tired skin. A single drop of hyaluronic acid is equal to 500 times the moisture compared to water. Ever wonder how Korean celebrities have such dewy skin? Hyaluronic acid is the answer to all skin dryness problems.
MediHeal Tea-tree Healing Solution Mask
Tea-tree oil is essential to calming sensitive skin and healing your skin cells from external pollution and exposure to harmful conditions. This mask can calm down any irritations and especially for sensitive skins this facial mask can be used to fight wrinkles and calm down any redness to your skin.
Dr. Jart+ Clearing Solution
If your skin is prone to having regular breakouts this is definitely the mask for you. Dr. Jart_ Clearing solution have antibacterial and purifying effects as well as preventing the appearance of inflammatory acne. This mask is suitable for sensitive skin as it has a soothing and sedative effect.
Etude House 0.2mm Therapy Air Mask (Pearl)
Pearls are said to have brightening effects that can help with uneven skin tones and when used long enough it can help with pigmentations too. Etude House air masks are as light as air so you can barely notice theres something covering your face. This mask not only brightens the complexion but also provides the daily moisture your skin needs for that dewy and airy look.
Etude House 0.2mm Therapy Air Mask (Snail)
Snail masks has been a long time favourite among Korean skincare products, not only is this ingredient seen in facial masks but also facial creams. Etude House Snail mask is great for hydrating, anti-aging and improving wrinkles.
Nature Republic Aqua Collagen Marine solution Hydrogel Mask
This mask can help relive skin with plentiful moisture and restore the healthy glow to your skin. Also, the collagen in hydrogel masks can also reduce the appearance of wrinkles and plump up your skin for a more youthful look. Also, the mask have a cooling effect to calm down irritated skin.
Klavuu Eye Mask
Having wrinkles or saggy skin around the eyes can make you look tired, Klavuu eye masks can lift and moisture the skin around your eyes to restore the smoothness as well as brightening dark circles and revitalise your skin for a more nourished look.
Laneige Water Sleeping Mask
Sometimes we just don’t have time to use sheet masks but not taking care of our skin also doesn’t feel right. Korean skincare products are praised for its variety, and with this sleeping mask, it allows you to get your sleep in and take care of your skin at the same time. The sleeping masks revitalises and deeply hydrates the skin making your skin prepped and ready for the day when you wake up in the morning. This product is loved by Korean celebrities!
Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask
Enriched with Vitamin C from berry extracts it erases dry and flaky dead skin cells on the surface of your lip. Applying a thing layer during the night and wake up to smooth and supple lips the next morning. Ever wondered how lipgloss stay glossy and creaseless? This is one simple step to crease-free lipstick.