Frequency & application tips
Ideally, the frequency of application of your mask isonce or twice a week. As for application, always leave it on clean skin and follow the time indicated. Be careful, some masks are exfoliating and leaving them on for too long can sensitize your skin. For the clay-based masks, do not hesitate to moisten them from time to time, you will not decrease their effectiveness ;-)
Find (finally) the right one!
Skin prone to imperfections
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A real booster for our routine, the application ofa face mask is an excellent reflex. Whether it's to keep our skin looking its best, or just to get out of the way when nothing else works, face masks have more than one trick up their sleeve... If we know the traditional moisturizing masksAt Oh My Cream, we like to go one step further and offer you gifted masks combining purification AND hydration for example, so you don't have to compromise anymore. So here's a little overview of our cult masks to use alone or to alternate in your beauty routine!
How to choose a face mask?
The face mask is finally one of the easiest products to choose, provided you know your skin problems and what you want to improve on your skin: fight against imperfectionsto put an end to the discomfort ofdry or dehydrated skin or to bring radiance to finish with the dull complexion, or to fight against the signs of the age with an anti-aging action... You just have to be careful on one point: the degree of sensitivity of your skin. For sensitive skin, make sure you do not choose a face mask that is too powerful or stimulating. In the same way, we should also avoid face masks that are too rich if the skin has a tendency to break out.
Radiance face masks
For a new skin, nothing beats an exfoliating face mask You can choose one based onfruit acids, enzymes orglycolic acid for example, which will nibble away at the surface of the skin all the dead cells responsible for the dull complexion. To be left on for only a few minutes, they promise an express radiance boost... No more excuses not to use them! Sensitive skin types should opt for gentle exfoliating masks with a BHA base.
If thehyaluronic acid is systematically the star ingredient of moisturizing masksit is because by penetrating the tissues, this molecule fights dehydration by swelling like a sponge, to fill our skin with water. It is therefore the ingredient to track down absolutely for a visibly plump and comfortable skin.
Is your skin overheated or irritated? The application once or twice a week of a soothing mask will be of great help to repair an altered cutaneous barrier and extinguish inflammations. Honey, calendula, St. John's wort, arnica... will also make our epidermis more resistant to external aggressions and prevent skin aging. Why not leave it on overnight to to repair, soothe and moisturize and to recover a velvety skin and without redness.
For each problem skin a purifying face mask If your skin is sensitive, choose a purifying mask based on gentle cleansing ingredients such as honey, white clay or copaiba. And for skin that does not have sensitivity problems, charcoal, sulfur, mint or tea tree extracts will be perfect allies in stopping pimples and boosting healing.
If you are looking for an anti-aging action, you should look for cocoon masks to combat the dehydration of mature skin, but we also opt for specialized formulas loaded with antioxidants, peptides or hyaluronic acid to fill in wrinkles, rehydrate and fade small pigmentation spots... In just a few minutes, the skin looks smoother and the complexion so much more radiant! Some masks can also be applied to the eye contour area to rehydrate this too often forgotten zone.