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

Hello, June! ๐Ÿ๐Ÿฅฅ๐ŸŒž We are nearly 1/2-way through this yearโ€™s challenge๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ

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Thank you @Aaliaa for starting this thread, and giving us a place to share our love for masks๐Ÿ’— 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: Rainbow ๐ŸŒˆ Week! Bring out the colorful masks in every hue - thank you to the vibrant @sonnydee for this weekโ€™s lively theme.

Letter of the Week:  Y

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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, if it's an exfoliating mask (include acid info if known), your overall experience, and whether or not you would repurchase. Don't forget to include a grade (thanks to @ShortErica for the idea) to help others along the way.


Most importantly, 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   

 

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

Right @missy94612?!!! Love packaging, the scent and the results from that honey bear hair mask. It's just an overall great product; if only it were part of the permanent collection!

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@itsfi ohhhh love that lapcos honey mask!!

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It's such a wonderful mask @lmaster๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿฏ

 

FYI for the Lapcos honey sheet mask lovers out there, it's on clearance for $1.99 online at Crate & Barrel. I know I haven't been in a C&B in a while, but when did they start selling sheet masks?!! ๐Ÿ› I missed that entirely. @Shosh85 

 

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Very interesting!! @itsfi thanks so much for the heads up!! ๐Ÿ™Œ

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

I have the same question @itsfiwhen did they start selling sheet masks???

Probably right around the time they realized the markup was so spectacular ๐Ÿ™„

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Very odd, right @eshoe?!! I had no idea I would find sheet masks while looking online for a housewarming gift!!! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ  

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

@itsfi The Briogeo and Lapcos mask are definitely loves of mine! I've never tried that Blithe mask, but it sounds wonderful! What does it smell like? 

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@Shosh85, the Blithe splash masks came in handy when I had a longer commute; I'd jump in the shower, dilute a capful of the product and splash-splash, pat-pat; hop out of the shower and move on directly to my moisturizer and SPF. Easy-peasy. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

 

I didn't pick up a scent from the foil sample; could have been because I hold my breath when I am splashing the water and the product onto my face. But, I just went to open a new bottle and give it the good ol' sniff test and it has a very light, citrusy (slightly lemon-ish) scent. Pleasant, not overpowering.

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

Thank you for reviewing the blithe mask @itsfi ! I was always curious about that ! I was sad when Sephora stopped carrying them 

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@Kim888, the Blithe splash masks are great any time but I love it when I'm short on time. Blithe has a really good array of skincare products. I agree its a bummer that they are no longer available at Sephora. Fortunately, OhLolly, YesStyle and Revolve stock their products. Were there any Blithe products you really enjoyed?

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

@itsfi @I used the pressed serum for a while and I really liked that! I guess I kind of forgot about it !

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@Kim888, thereโ€™s been an explosion of wonderful skincare products in the market and with it not being as widely available as before, it makes sense that it might slip your mind. Iโ€™m very happy to be seeing them again. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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Oh that Blithe mask @itsfi! The Tundra Chaga pressed serum was so, so good...I must imagine this was, too.


Also smiling to myself at โ€œTencel is the US brand name for lyocell.โ€ I remember a tee feeling soooo extra comfy and raising my brows at lyocell. Makes for a great tank as well as a mask๐Ÿ˜Š

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@eshoe @I really liked that pressed serum as well! I havenโ€™t thought about it in a while, I should buy it again!

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I had forgotten about it too, @Kim888! Time to hunt it down again:)

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@eshoe, that serum is available online at iHerb, Yes Style, and Jolse (on sale now).

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@eshoe, splash masks are great; all the ones from Blithe are good! Blithe Tundra Chaga pressed serum has been a repurchase of mine for years. ๐Ÿ’— Have you tried any of their other pressed serums?

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No, I havenโ€™t @itsfi. But I have now added that to my wish list๐Ÿ˜‰

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Not on theme here. I had planned on using this eye mask during "S" week, but life happened. So now I'll go with T for too late, or maybe twosome? ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜† A big thank you to the sweet @itsfi for sending me the eye mask!

 

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Sexy Look Moisturizing Black Eye Mask

This is a medium thick, butterfly-shaped, black eye mask. There was plenty of clear, watery serum, that had no scent I could detect. It adhered well the 20 minutes I had it on. When I removed it, there wasn't any tackiness. My skin looked a smidge brighter, felt nicely moisturized and was noticeably smoother.

This had great results and the shape of it makes it even more fun. I'd gladly repurchase if I happen to see it again. I do remember seeing these at TJ Maxx at one point, so hopefully I'll run into them again!

Side note: Thought it was interesting that Sodium Hyaluronate is listed twice๐Ÿ‘‡ ๐Ÿค”
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OleHenriksen Balance Cold Plunge Pore Mask

This is a turquoise colored clay mask that goes on easy/smooth and has a sort of minty scent. I had it on for about 20 minutes. It has a refreshing and cooling feel that especially feels great after a hot day. It dries down, but not to the point where it's hard, cracking and uncomfortable. It washes off easy and afterward my skin feels super soft and smooth and a little brighter.

I really enjoy using this one and especially love using it with the OH Facial Sauna Scrub (Sauna Scrub 1st, Cold Plunge 2nd) - both of which will definitely be repurchases for me!

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

@Shosh85 - both these sound great. You look so cute with these masks on.

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

@missy94612 These both really were so great - they make a perfect pair! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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