Whether it is a rinse-off formula used as a final step to your skincare or overnight treatments that stay on your face until morning, select the mask that best suits your needs. Some of the masks are also scented with calming fragrances that help promote a good night’s sleep. Here are 7 nighttime masks that target various skin troubles and nourish your skin as you get some shuteye. The key is to select the one with ingredients that best cater to your skin concerns, be it dull skin, sun damage, or signs of aging and stress.
1. Biologique Recherche
Get an instant mattifying facial treatment with this energizing face mask that repairs dull skin and dilated pores. Formulated with mineral ingredients and white clay, it helps to protect and purify the epidermis by reducing skin imperfections. Its antioxidant active ingredients protect skin from oxidative stress. Pores are tightened and the complexion regains its natural radiance. As a result, you get a soft, glowing complexion. Also recommended for those prone to seborrhea.
US$135 for 100ml
2. Subtle Energies
Soothe Pure Plant Hydrating Mask
This Australian-made mask provides instant moisture replenishment, antioxidant treatment to revitalize the skin and soothe sunburn. This paraben-free, GMO-free mask is formulated with potent antioxidants such as Rhu Khus, which helps to nurture and rejuvenate dehydrated skin, and Neem, which is known for its healing properties and a strong collagen promoter that helps balance sebum production. It also contains Pure Rose water, Aloe Vera and Marshmallow extracts to cool and diffuse redness whilst providing deep hydration. Use it post long flights, as a weekly hydration treatment or for after-sun care. It also pacifies Pitta and Vata skin, as defined by Ayurveda.
Meso Infusion Overnight Micro Mask
Using innovative technology that provides 100% product absorption, the mask dissolves into the target area overnight to fully infuse skin with the two-ingredient formula to reveal a brighter, instantly volumized result. Each patch is made up of 150 micro cones of pure Hyaluronic Acid, which retains moisture in the skin and improves hydration, and Vitamin C, which protects the skin against photo-damage, stimulates collagen synthesis and fights against oxidative stress, helping to reduce wrinkles and discoloration. Usage results in the diminished appearance of lines and wrinkles, and plumper-feeling, brighter-looking skin. Recommended for use under the eyes, on crow’s feet, frown lines or nasolabial folds.
4 masks for US$140
Black Tea Firming Overnight Mask
This high-performance sleeping mask works with your skin’s natural nighttime recovery process to reduce signs of tiredness and improve elasticity while you sleep. It cocoons your skin with intensely moisturizing and firming ingredients such as hyaluronic acid to enhance suppleness, firming peptides to provide a corset-like effect to redefine the look of facial contours, Belle de Nuit extract to soothe and rebalance the skin and fresh’s black tea complex containing black tea extract, black tea ferment, blackberry leaf extract, and lychee seed extract to improve elasticity.
This velvety mask can be used nightly as the final step of your skincare ritual after cleansing.
US$94 for 100ml
5. L’Occitane en Provence
Immortelle Precious Overnight Mask
Give your skin a break from the blue light and recover from its effects with this overnight mask. It is formulated to help your skin resist the effects of external aggressors, including the blue light emitted from electronic devices. This overnight mask with a pillow-like texture is enriched with Immortelle Super Aqueous Extract, known to have antioxidant properties and Immortelle essential oil from Corsica to fight visible signs of aging. It targets the loss of firmness and elasticity of the skin. This patented organic oil also helps improve the skin’s ability to fight the effects of environmental aggressions, which are known to accelerate skin aging.
US$75 for 50ml
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6. La Fervance
This award-winning formulation acts to beautify, moisturize, tone, lift, plump and smooth the skin, while soothing the senses with its bespoke natural fragrance. Expertly formulated in France’s leading skin research laboratory, it has been designed to provide an instant golden glow and target 30 functional areas making this the ultimate multi-functional product. Notable ingredients include Buriti oil, which is rich in beta-carotene, vitamins A, C and E, protecting the skin from UV damage and boosting cell turnover. Baobab lifting gel minimizes fine lines, and Australian Kakadu plum improves the response to UV light for nourished, toned, smoothed and hydrated skin.
US$189 for 50ml
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Intense Overnight Mask
If you are seeking to combat fine lines, signs of aging, dull or dry skin, look no further.
This comforting treatment mask boosts skin’s nocturnal renewal cycle for rejuvenated and radiant skin. The unique blend of natural plant oils and active ingredients smooths fine lines and softens skin by morning, leaving your skin nourished and rejuvenated. Natural extracts of narcissus and camu camu brighten and unify skin tone for a glowing effect, hyaluronic acid provides intense hydration for smooth and plump skin, while oat kernel flour helps repair compromised skin, reducing redness and irritation. The natural fragrance of rose, lavender and neroli also encourages deep, restorative sleep.
US$108 for 50ml