The Game-Changing Face Mask Trick You Need To Try

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If you think face masks are geared toward 14-year-olds at slumber parties, you’re seriously missing out. These at-home gems are actually a key tool for maintaining glowing skin between facials. In just 10 to 15 minutes, they can work wonders on your complexion for a fraction of the cost—and they become even more impactful when you use more than one on a regular basis. Whether you opt to double-mask or apply them in succession, these curated combos are guaranteed to deliver your most gorgeous dermis yet, no matter your skin type.

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Double On

Dry

The key to double-masking is to start with a heavier, creamier option that'll deeply penetrate your skin and provide your complexion with bountiful benefits before the second phase. For maximum hydration, begin with a cream mask to fight off flaky dryness. After, apply a gel option to plump and lock in moisture.

Moisturizing Mask

$39

Caudalie

Bamboo Waterlock Mask

$43

Erborian

Oily

For a non-greasy canvas, start with a mattifying clay mask that'll intensely draw out impurities and minimize pores. End with a purifying version that'll thoroughly yet gently clean the skin.

Perfectly Clean Multi-Action Purifying Mask

$25

Estée Lauder

Umbrian Clay Mattifying Mask

$50

Fresh

Combination

To combat both oily and dry concerns, a detoxifying peel-off mask with red clay will unclog pores and control sebum and oil production while a hydrating gel option afterward will replenish the moisture it needs for a glowing yet matte complexion.

NARS Skin Aqua Gel Luminous Mask

$39

Nordstrom

Skin Rescue Purifying Mask with Red Clay

$30

First Aid Beauty

Dull

This refining mask with Canadian willow herb and jojoba beads gently exfoliates to slough off dead skin cells for a smoother texture. This allows the second energizing mask to deeply revitalize and brighten the skin for a youthful complexion.

Turmeric & Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque

$32

Kiehl's

Original Skin Retexturizing Mask with Rose Clay

$26

Origins

Mature

To reverse wrinkles prep the skin with a luxurious soothing option to restore vitamins and release lines and signs of fatigue for a smooth, hydrated canvas. Finish off with powerful anti-aging ingredients by choosing a firming mask boasting peptide, pure ceramide-3 and white water lily extract to replenish elasticity and target sagging.

Black Rose Cream Mask

$162

Sisley Paris

Age Arrest Hydrating Firming Mask

$75

Kate Somerville

Sensitive

If your skin is prone to reactions and inflammation, heal it with a soothing mask of rich consistency, filled with calming components such as hibiscus tea, calendula and and aloe vera. Seal it with a nourishing cream mask infused with thermal spring water to reduce stress and restore moisture.

Soothing Moisture Mask

$26

Avène

Hibiscus Calendula Recovery Masque

$49

Eminence