Can you think of anything more relaxing than curling up on your couch with a cozy blanket and cup of hot cocoa on a chilly day? Beauty brands are catching onto the calming effects of warmth with new self-heating face masks meant to enhance the skin-care experience. Not only is the warming sensation wonderfully soothing, but the heat helps to open pores, releasing dirt and impurities, and allows the active ingredients to penetrate deep into skin where they are most effective.
Below, eight warming face masks that will transform your #selfcaresunday.
This purifying mask heats up on contact with skin to open up pores while bamboo charcoal, white China clay, and lecithin release the dirt, debris, and excess oil that clog skin and cause blackheads.
Ideal for with anyone with adult acne, this warming face mask draws out dirt and excess oil without stripping skin of its natural moisture. Also nice? A tripeptide complex works to soften the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
Deep clean your skin fast with this charcoal mask. The transforming formula heats on contact with water to purify pores, then cools to tighten and smooth the surface of skin.
This pick uses fruit enzymes to slough off dulling, dead skin cells and Brazilian white tourmaline gemstone to brighten. Its warming effect helps to increase circulation for a lit-from-within glow.
This comforting cream mask heats on contact to loosen dirt and oil while citric acid gently exfoliates; vitamin A soothes skin for a fresh finish.
Apply this mask to damp skin after cleansing for a deeper clean. Zeolite releases heat on contact with water, providing a warming sensation that will help draw out any leftover debris. Plus, ginger root oil brightens and seaweed extract hydrates, leaving skin soft and radiant – never tight and dry.
An anti-aging blend of Hungarian thermal water, beech tree bud, and fruit extracts improves texture and tone. To activate the warming sensation, wet your fingertips with cool water and massage over skin.
These jasmine-infused eye masks deliver about 15 minutes of wonderfully-soothing warmth, helping to relieve tiredness, tension, and eye strain.