The best face masks for oily or ace prone skin will give your skin the best results. This article will help you figure out which one is best for you, Enjoy this article and then sit back, relax and give your face a pampering treatment.
Best face masks for oily or acne prone skin
Acne prone skin and oily skin need their own type of face masks. You wouldn’t want to irritate the current situation on your face. You’ll need formulations with ingredients such as lavender oil, African black soap, kaolin clay, green tea and more. Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered.
Freeman Feeling Beautiful Facial Anti-Stress Mask, Dead Sea Minerals
If you have acne you might have a combination of current and previous acne in the form of scarring. So you will need a mask that can combat more than one problem at a time, this mask can do that for you.
The formulation of this mask contains lavender oil which is beneficial as it helps heal wounds. Price wise it’s easy on the pockets and will help for an occasional pick me up. It smells beautiful and soothing, this aromatherapy will make you feel relaxed. This mask contains sea salt so I wouldn’t recommend it if you have sensitive skin.
Dark spot corrector:
Shea Moisture African Black Soap Clarifying Mud Mask
African black soap has been used to give people very beautiful skin, shea moisture has brought African black soap in the form of a mask and we are loving it
This mask will do 2 things in one. Firstly it will clarify your skin quite well. Secondly, it will lighten up dark spots. The formulation contains a natural form of alpha hydroxy acid, this works to remove any pesky dead skin cells in your pores. This results in dark spots being lightened as old skin is removed and new fresh skin starts to come to the surface.
The natural wonder:
Nugg FACE MASK Deep Cleansing Cucumber Extract and Jojoba Oil
When you need a face mask that will be good for your face that is free from the nasty toxins that some face masks come along with then this face mask is for you.
This mask has no unnecessary additions such as colors, synthetic fragrances, and mineral oil, and thankfully it’s also cruelty-free. This mask effortlessly cleanses your face but is not harsh, irritating and drying
The deep clean:
Origins Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask
Charcoal is always a good idea in skin products, it draws out toxins, poisons, and excess oils. This mask is not harsh on your skin, it’s a good, basic, gentle mask that will help you in your perfect skin endeavors.
This formula also contains kaolin clay, this clay is an ingredient that will rid your skins of any toxins. You’ll be pleased to know that it won’t leave your skin red after use and it will not leave your skin stripped and dry after you wash it off.
Ole Henriksen Cold Plunge Pore Mask
Yes, oily skin needs hydration too. This mask will get your skin hydrated with no effort at all. It gives a nice cool chilly sensation when used on the skin, furthermore, it is great at oil control.
This product has lactic acid as one of the ingredients as well as salicylic acid. These two work to remove dead skin cells and extract impurities within pores. This formula is also made up of ingredients like green tea, Irish moss extract, and eucalyptus which have natural antiseptic properties and absorb any excess oil that might be left on your face.
The sensitive one:
Glossier Mega Greens Galaxy Pack
Sensitive oily skin can sometimes be hard to find products for, thankfully glossier thought about that and created this hydrating mask that won’t irritate your skin.
White kaolin in this mask works wonders by hydrating the skin as well as drawing excess oil and dirt out of your pores preventing acne. The hydrating effects of this mask will ensure that your skin doesn’t feel tight and dry after use. The mask contains avocado oil and aloe which are both great at moisturizing the skin
The multi tasker:
Neutrogena Deep Clean Mask/Cleanser Purifying Clay
It’s always nice to have a product that does more than one job, moreover, it’s always much cheaper to buy one product instead of two. This mask is both a cleanser and a mask, saving you from having to buy another product and adding it into your skincare routine.
The mask works to unclog any clogged pores in your face. The formulation is also packed with salicylic acid which will fight acne by clearing out and unclogging pores. All these acne fighting and pore unclogging benefits are achieved without drying out your skin.
Fresh Umbrian Clay Purifying Mask
Sometimes you want to feel like you’ve come out of an expensive skin spa – but the funds do not allow. Thankfully the crème has us covered. This mask really feels like luxury on your face without the high price tag high-end brands charge for a mask.
It is rich in antioxidants derived from grapes, the same type found in wines. These antioxidants prevent and stop the growth of acne-causing bacteria. This is also a wonderful option to go for if you want an anti-aging mask that can also will reduce inflammation caused by acne.
The sheet mask:
Dr. Jart+ Dermask Clearing Solution Ultra-Fine Microfibre Sheet Mask
Sheet masks are fun and easy to use. The serums in sheet masks are packed with a variety of vitamins and minerals which your skin will soak up. This option my Dr. Jart+ is my favorite.
This mask contains niacinamide, salicylic acid, and tea tree to name a few ingredients. The niacinamide is an anti-inflammatory agent that will reduce any current acne. The salicylic acid will exfoliate your skin leaving it baby soft. The tea tree is responsible for (and very effective in) getting rid of any bacteria that might cause acne on the face.
The ultimate mattifier:
L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay Purity Mask
This is one of the first masks you’ll see and find at the drugstore and that’s a great thing. This line of mask comes in 3 varieties but this one is the one for oily skin. A plus is that it looks and feels quite luxurious too
The mask contains kaolin, Moroccan lava, eucalyptus, and montmorillonite. These ingredients will ensure that all the excess oil, dirt bacteria and any other toxins in your skin will be pulled out. Leaving you with a clean face. In addition, it mattifies your oily skin to control the overproduction of sebum.
As you can see the best face mask for oily or acne prone skin is dependent on what your needs are. These face masks come highly recommended and I hope you try some and enjoy them! If you enjoyed this article or know someone who would find this article helpful please share it.