If there's one thing that calms me down like nothing else, it's a tried and perfected skincare routine. After a long and stressful day at work all I want to do is take a steamy shower, let all my pores de-clog, and then spend time massaging in face oils and moisturisers. After all of that, my favourite time of the day is when I put on a sheet mask, sip on green tea and forget about my overflowing email inbox, about the world ending sooner rather than later, and about how the guy I've been texting hasn't been replying with the same enthusiasm lately.
Well, all that crying is for another day and another article. Until then, if you wanna be in zen mode with me, you've got to give sheet mask therapy a go--it really works!
So ladies, light your candles, slather on these sheet masks, and focus on your breathing. Inhale and exhale, and get into self-care zone.
Did you know that lychee actually has loads of skin benefits? It helps fight the first signs of ageing and is a crusader against blemishes. It's full of Vitamin C and antioxidants that fight free radicals on the skin. So youthful, glowing skin, here we come!
If you're missing beach vacations and Piña Coladas, you're in for a treat. The tropical fruit, pineapple is actually becoming popular in the beautyverse thanks to its skincare abilities--it brightens dull skin, evens out skin tone, and even helps with skin texture. Now you get why this sheet mask in on our list of faves?
Apart from smelling delicious, this watermelon sheet mask will help your skin in looking brighter and more hydrated. Thanks to its high water content, your skin will look supple and radiant. It is also is full of antioxidants such as lycopene and Vitamin C and A which will help fight free radicals on your skin, hence preventing early signs of ageing.
Filled with blueberry extracts, this sheet mask has skin firming properties and helps fighting wrinkles and fine lines. The fruit itself has soothing properties so when it's me-time o'clock, put this on, bring out the face roller and enjoy the feeling of just being.
Containing Vitamin A and Papain enzyme, papaya has cell rejuvenating properties. It's known to keep skin glowing and hydrated which is why so many people swear by DIY papaya face masks. If you're too lazy to whip one up, this sheet mask by Mirabelle Korea is your closest bet!
Acai berry took over the internet when the superfood bowl became a thing everyone wanted to 'Gram but did you know that it could also be the answer to a whole lot of your skin concerns? It's rich in vital nutrients and antioxidants that help fight daily stressors like pollutants, toxins, and bacteria. Let's get glowing!
Ladies, pomegranate is great for your skin and you'll reap all of its benefits through this Innisfree sheet mask. It is known to help reduce dark spots, age spots, and wrinkles. It also helps with inflammation so people with sensitive and irritated skin should pick this one. It's filled with Vitamin C and has antimicrobial properties that help with acne, breakouts, and bacteria.
Honestly, because we're all working from home and that means pretty much working all day every day, taking out some time for yourself is extremely important. Burnout is real, and spending time caring for yourself is essential. So mask your worries away!
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