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While National Face Mask Day might have just passed, we couldn’t let the should-be stat holiday go by without sharing some of our fave face masks that give us that just-got-a-facial glow. One myth about masks is that they must be expensive if you want results but that couldn’t be further from the truth. Don’t get us wrong, there are some pricy products out there that deliver but don’t discount your local drugstore, either!
Here are 7 face masks to buy for gorgeous, glowing skin!
Peter Thomas Roth Pumpkin Enzyme Mask
Even though it’s only August, pumpkin-everything season is right around the corner. This mask by Peter Thomas Roth is a triple-action exfoliator that uses pumpkin enzyme as one of its key ingredients to scrub away dullness and uneven texture. Short on time? This mask works wonders in less than 7 minutes and trust us, that’s all you need!
Goop Exfoliating Instant Facial
Speaking of short on time, if you only have one minute, reach for goop’s Exfoliating Instant Facial. This tried and true fave never fails and it will leave you with a glow that’ll knock your socks off. Simply While this baby is on the pricier side, a little goes a really long way so you’ll have it for a while.
Lush Self-Preserving Mask of Magnaminty
We all know that Lush makes amazing bath products but the brand also makes quality face masks, too! The Self-Preserving Mask of Magnaminty is expertly formulated without preservatives so you know you’re getting the real deal. It’s made with honey for hydration and kaolin clay for deep cleansing. All in all, it’ll leave your face positively radiant!
Fresh Peony Brightening Night Treatment Mask
A mask that works while you sleep? Sign us up. This Brightening Mask from Fresh not only works to get you glowing but it also boosts hydration and helps with uneven skin tone. Is there anything it can’t do?
St. Ives Glow Apricot Sheet Mask
If you grew up exfoliating with St. Ives Apricot Scrub, then get ready to meet it’s cooler cousin — the Apricot Sheet Mask. Made with 100% natural apricot, this mask is dermatologist tested and is paraben-free so it should be perf for those with sensitive skin. Simply unfold the mask over dry skin, leave on for 10 minutes, and remove for an effortless glow!
Summer Fridays R+R Mask
This two-in-one mask from Summer Fridays not only exfoliates but it also restores the skin with essential oils. Simply apply to dry, cleansed skin and leave on for 10 minutes. Then remove with a damp cloth and pat in remaining oils. It’s basically a spa treatment in a tube!
Radford 24K Gold Hydrogel Face Mask
Local Toronto beauty haven Radford Studio doesn’t just offer impeccable beauty services but it also sells beauty products that are legit. One example is it’s 24K Gold Hydrogel Face Masks that are just as luxe as they sound — without costing an arm and a leg! These masks are infused with ultra-hydrating hyaluronic acid, sea moss, and carob seed to nourish skin and leave you looking glowy and feeling refreshed!
(Story by Contributing Editor, Blair Stutz)