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๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ˜Œ Mask of the Week Challenge ๐Ÿ˜Œ๐Ÿ’–

If you havenโ€™t joined in yet, better late than never!

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Post as frequently or infrequently as you would like, with or without following the challenge. We love hearing about every masking experience, and suggestions are always welcome. 

 

This Weekโ€™s Theme: Most Innovative Mask - the latest tech + beauty ideas to try in 2021 (please let me know who to credit if you know, for this new theme!)

Letter of the Week:  E

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Mask of the Week Misc. Info & Previous Year's Links:

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Each week features a different theme, as well as a letter of the alphabet for coming up with new masking ideas. 


Please include the brand and name of the mask you are trying out, as well as a photo if possible. Any other details are greatly appreciated, including scent, fit, adherence, mask type (hydrating, brightening, exfoliating, detox, sleeping, etc.) as well as your overall experience.

Most importantly: Would you repurchase it? 


Second most important: Have fun and merry masking!

2020 Mask of the Week Challenge:

https://community.sephora.com/t5/Skincare-Aware/2020-Mask-of-the-Week-Challenge-PART-1/m-p/4995162/h...

2019 Mask of the Week Challenge:

https://community.sephora.com/t5/Skincare-Aware/2019-Mask-of-the-Week-Challenge/m-p/4497678/highligh...

2018 Mask of the Week Challenge:

https://community.sephora.com/t5/Skincare-Aware/Mask-of-the-Week-Challenge/td-p/3615125   

Thank you @Aaliaa for starting this thread, and giving us a place to share our love for masks๐Ÿ’—

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@eshoe YUCK

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@Samtian Yeah Iโ€™m pretty sure I could pass on these as well๐Ÿ˜‚

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Thank you @eshoe! There's a time and place for gummies and snack time sounds like the right time. ๐Ÿ˜

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@itsfi great theme and photo!! I couldn't agree more with the texture of the keihls! 

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Thank you @lmaster๐Ÿ˜ I feel like that Kiehl's avocado ๐Ÿฅ‘ mask had such potential, but the formula just makes it an avocaDON'T. โ˜น๏ธ Such a bummer.

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@itsfi  Mmmmmm...avocado. That looks like a delicious one. Whenever I purchase some, there's about a 1/3 chance that it will be a decent one, sadly. That garnier mask is a great one. I tried it out thanks to this board. ๐Ÿ™‚ I never thought to use it as a leave in conditioner. My hair may be a bit too thin, but I think I'll give it a try. Gives me an excuse to repurchase! 

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@PrettyPaint, grrr, thatโ€™s such a let down when an avocado order is so hit or miss. ๐Ÿฅ‘ The individual strands of my hair are very thin; I just have a lot of hair (though I feel like I have much less than I did before ๐Ÿ˜Œ). Iโ€™ve learned over the years (and the hard way, of course) that itโ€™s best for me to care for the thinness, regardless how much of it I have.  When I use the mask as a leave-in, I take a very small amount and  work it through from the middle to the ends and then as the very last step, Iโ€™ll use whatever is left of the product thatโ€™s on my hands and run it quickly and lightly through the top, just to give it some conditioning but making sure to do what I can to keep it from being too heavy and making it flat.

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@itsfi  That sounds pretty similar to my hair. Hairdressers usually say my hair is fine/thin but there's a lot of it. Thanks for the tips - I'll definitely give that a try. My ends are dry and straggly, so they could use some conditioning for sure. I wish I was a person with good hair skills, but I am most certainly not. 

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@PrettyPaint, "good hair skills" is not something I can take claim too; to say I have "skills" would be a stretch. ๐Ÿ˜ I pat myself on the back for the "extra effort" if I do anything to my hair in addition to using shampoo and conditioner. Hahaha! I feel so fancy on days when I use a hair mask. ๐Ÿ˜‚

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@itsfi  What a great theme! ....All of a sudden I have craving for avocados. Haha! That toast looks delicious! ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿฅ‘ 

Happy to hear you're enjoying the Garnier mask line! That papaya one is definitely a favorite, and so is this line, especially for the price. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

 

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I love avocados @Shosh85๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿฅ‘๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿฅ‘ My skin was happy with ending the week with a bunch of avocaDO masks. ๐Ÿคฃ Oh yes, 100% agree, I think the papaya mask is the best one of the Garnier Fructis line and you just can't beat the price! 

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Love the AvocaDO theme here.  @itsfi mmmmmmmm

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Thank you @missjeanie! ๐Ÿค— Weโ€™ll blame my craving for avocado toast ๐Ÿฅ‘๐Ÿž on Friday for enabling the avocaDO ๐Ÿฅ‘๐Ÿฅ‘๐Ÿฅ‘ masking sessions this weekend! ๐Ÿ˜‚ 

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I was watching a 5-minute crafts beauty hacks video this morning and I saw this ๐Ÿ˜ณ

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DIY fruit and veggie mask maker?!?! I know what is going on my Christmas wish list ๐Ÿ˜‚

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@eshoe That is interesting. The mask looks like cat food. 

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@Samtian technically, you are correct.

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@eshoe The kittens eat pate style food so that is immediately what I thought of haha. 

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@eshoe  Omg. Soooo cool!!! 

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It looks fun @ather, and I finally found a simple mask mold without the machine (which...whatever is that for, idk) for around $12. Looking forward to playing around with it, sounds like an experiment for the little ones, too๐Ÿ˜‰

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Wow, now that's interesting, @eshoe. It looks more effort than I'm willing to put in lol, but I'd be so curious to hear reviews on how it actually works out from anyone who does decide to pick one up. I can only imagine how easy it would be to create a mask that could irritating to skin though. 

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I think there is potential there, @quspork, but  I am wondering just how much of a chemist you need to be to make something worthwhile. I mean...how does it stick together, and could I just use it to make jello masks? (Actually it appears there are lots of recipes for gelatin peel-off masks, so who knows๐Ÿคท๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ).