A facial mask can bring many benefits to your skin, depending on what you want to achieve with it: greater hydration, deep clean pores, prevent the occurrence of acne, etc. Uses has many, but are you applying it well? Today we are going to see some tips for you to put the mask correctly and get the desired result. Because the effect will not be the same if you apply it well or if you apply it poorly.
To have the effect of the mask is appropriate and its properties penetrate well in your skin is recommended to do a facial exfoliation before applying. That way you will get rid of impurities and dead cells and your pores will be clean and ready to absorb the nutrients from your mask. You can also help a steam bath to dilate and be more receptive.
Do not put it by the hand
Avoid applying the mask with your hands as you can carry some extra bacteria or impurity to your skin. Do it with a soft brush that allows you to extend the product comfortably. Do it with movements from the bottom up and cover the whole face, without forgetting the neckline and neck.
If you are going to put on a homemade mask do it the same day that you want to apply it, so that the ingredients are fresher and retain all their properties .
Time of application
It will depend on each type of mask , if it is homemade you can leave it for about 15 minutes, although you can read in the instructions of elaboration what is the time of rest. If it is a cosmetic product purchased follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
Remove the mask
To remove the mask, wash your face with warm water and remove the remains gently. Dry with a soft towel, with light strokes, without rubbing, and apply your usual moisturizer.