One moment your skin is perfect and before you know it, life happens, Pollution, never-ending work hours, sleep deprivation, back-to-back junk meals, and a truckload of makeup… boom… there goes perfection outta the window.
Speaking of troubled skin, guess which part of the world knows nothing of it. Korea, gaiizz! Thanks to an intensive 10-step skincare game, solely made of exotic natural ingredients, K-beauty is the new buzzword in Skin City. Our favorite step is the 20-minute ticket to heaven, more commonly known as sheet masks.
While the global face mask market moves towards a steady 8 billion, Nykaa Cosmetics just dropped their exclusive range of sheet masks. Here’s why the world’s way of masking is goin’ to change forever.
- While other players usually focus on a single hero ingredient, our queens multitask and how. Two heroes = Two benefits. Isn’t that cool?
- Korea might be a land of the most unusual ingredients, but our country isn’t too far behind. This range is an ode to the plethora of exotic yet undervalued natural ingredients with incredible beauty benefits.
- An amazingly priced range so you can take the mask-a-day challenge a bit too seriously. Wow.
Heading over to the toughest part, taking our pick among all these goodies. We’re trying all… see if you have your choices clear.
WHY: While Rose helps maintain skin’s pH balance and controls excess oil, Goat Milk has anti-aging benefits due to its high levels of Lactic Acid and Alpha-hydroxy Acid. These acids break down dead skin cells and brings new cells to the surface, helping your skin appear fresher and younger looking.
WHY: Rich in vitamins that nourish the deeper layers of your skin, Almond keeps your skin feeling soft and supple. Also, did you know that the Lactic Acid present in Yogurt dissolves dead skin, reduces the appearances of fine lines, and reverses skin damage? We’re sold.
WHY: Natural skin brightener #1, Lemons have tons of Citric Acid that help lighten and brighten your complexion. Add to that the antibacterial properties of Honey and you get what we call spotless skin. Yep, it’s that simple.
WHY: Apart from being the perfect accessory, pearls can also do wonders for your skin. Apparently, pearl powder stimulates the regeneration of collagen and reduces the production of melanin. As for Hyaluronic Acid, it is known to keep collagen synthesis up, hence contributing to anti-aging benefits.
WHY: The most sought-after ingredient for acne-prone skin, Tea Tree is a popular choice for treating zits, redness, swelling, and inflammation due to its antimicrobial properties. Team that up with soothing and hydrating benefits of Aloe and you have a winner on your hands.
WHY: Its surprising how a simple ingredient like Rice Water can transform your skin. Not only does it balance sebum production, but it also stimulates blood flow and promotes cell growth. Camellia Oil, on the other hand, acts an excellent source of moisture and elasticity.
WHY: Aren’t familiar with Black Mud as a beauty ingredient? Here’s your wakeup call because it’s high-iron content draws impurities like a total pro. Aloe, on the other hand, provides deep detoxification and hydration to another level. Consider this your guardian angel against pollution.
WHY: This one is a combination of two dynamic ingredients. The powerhouse of detox, Charcoal draws out impurities from your pores like a magnet. The second superstar is Bamboo. With 70% natural Silica, an organic compound essential to the body’s moisturizing network, Bamboo works wonders for dry skin.
WHY: Probably the most organic butter nature has to offer, Avocado has a sky-high content of healthy fats that give your skin a boost of nourishment. Magical Moringa, on the other hand, delivers a high quantity of Calcium, which in turn prevents skin from sagging.
WHY: Well, truth be told, mumma wasn’t wrong when she kept scrubbing Haldi on your face when you were little. Antioxidant properties of Turmeric slow down the aging process. Add the healing properties of Coconut to that and you have your ticket to skin heaven.
WHY: Did you know that Gooseberry or Amla, as we know it, lightens blemishes and acne scars? If that’s not enough, Papaya is rich in the enzyme Papain which treats skin pigmentation to the T. The result is a spotless complexion, obtained through natural bleaching ingredients.