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πŸ’•πŸ˜Œ Mask of the Week Challenge πŸ˜ŒπŸ’–

***2022 Mask of the Week Challenge***

Open for input and suggestionsπŸ‘‡πŸΌ

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We love hearing about every masking experience, and suggestions are always welcome.

 

This Week’s Theme: Animal Print Masks - Lions 🦁, tigers 🐯, pandas 🐼, and bears 🐻, oh my! None other than the lovely @Shosh85 brings us this smile-worthy challengeπŸ˜„

Letter of the Week:  Q

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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 masksπŸ’—

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I haven't tried the hibiscus yet, @itsfi but did like the others, so I can't imagine that the experience with that one would be too different. Hopefully, it's just as nice!

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@itsfi  This line of masks certainly sounds great! It would be fun to do a duel of the 4 varieties (that's all I've seen anyway), but the Birch and Cica definitely seem the most promising! πŸ˜ƒ

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@Shosh85, a showdown of the 4 would be a fantastic idea! πŸ’‘ I used the cica and birch ones close enough in time but find them equally great. Wish I had saved the quince one to do now. I’ll get to the hibiscus one soon and I may try your duel idea after my next sheet mask haul. If you get to trying β€˜em all out around the same time, I’d love to know your thoughts. 

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@itsfi  inspired me to find this mask in my stash and use it...

 

Dewytree's 100% Cica Mask. Yep - 100% Centella Asiatica Extract. 

 

There was a good deal of extra, watery serum. The sheet was a little large (particularly in the chin area), but the fit was decent overall. The sheet adhered closely to my skin (with just a bit of hanging at the chin area). My skin seemed to absorb the majority of the serum - There was just a tiny bit of tackiness after removal, but nothing bothersome. It was soothing and refreshing, and my skin felt nicely hydrated. I am definitely a Cica fan, so it wasn't too surprising that I enjoyed this one. 

As for the scent...
It was pretty faint and not detectable while wearing it, but I definitely smelled a tiny bit of an herbal/plant scent when I smelled it. The scent was extremely light, though, so I probably wouldn't have noticed it without intentionally sniffing it. 

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@PrettyPaint love cica!!

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@lmaster  Totally agree. β€οΈ Cica

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@PrettyPaint the idea of single ingredient masks is pretty cool, and something I could get behind! I think that I have one more of these, I want to pay extra-special attention to the scent:)

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@eshoe  Can't wait to hear what you detect! 

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Glad to hear this one worked well for you too, @PrettyPaint!

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Yay, thanks so much @quspork 

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@PrettyPaint  I love Cica too, and this definitely sounds like a mask I need to try! I haven't heard anything negative about it yet! I'm happy you enjoyed it! πŸ˜ƒ

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@Shosh85  Thanks so much! I'm curious now how many other masks there are with just one ingredient. 

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@PrettyPaint, yay!!! πŸ˜ƒ Happy that this was a good mask for you. I’m a smidge jealous that you picked up an herbal / plant scent, but that also makes me want to pick up another of this mask soon to see if I can detect that scent.  

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@itsfi Now that your stash is so reasonable in size, you most definitely should πŸ™‚ 

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@PrettyPaint, I probably will at the end of next month. The stash should be thoroughly  whittled down of new-to-me masks by that point. 😊 

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D for detox and dependable!

 

First up, is a lovely mask courtesy of our beloved @eshoe who generously included this one in a group of masks she sent a while back. The MD's Pick I Don't Know Yesterday Purifying Mask. 

 

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This one was hiding behind a couple of other masks in my stash that I need to use up this summer because of impending expiration dates and I'm so glad I pulled it out this week! It's a black, well-fitting sheet that contoured and adhered well. And had tons of jelly serum both on the mask and leftover in the packet. There was no noticeable scent and it didn't leave my skin with any tack after removal. It was nicely hydrating and (most importantly haha) actually brought a little pimple I've had this week to a head after removal so that's beneficial! Thank you @eshoe for sending this delightful (look- another D!!) mask my way!

 

And in the "good, old dependable" category- 

 

The Tosowoong Pure Snail Mask

 

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I'm sure I've reviewed this one in one of the mask threads before but it's been a while so here is it again! The Tosowoong Pure masks continue to be a favorite. The fit of this line of masks is wider than a lot of others which works really well for my face. The cotton is a slightly thicker sheet, but I've never had issues with adherence. There was a bit of a perfume-fragrant scent that was noticeable upon application of this one, but nothing overwhelming. My skin was left soothed and hydrated and this line will continue to be one that I purchase over and over. 

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Good to know it's one of your favorites!! @quspork 

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It's always nice to have a line or two that you can always count on, @lmaster

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@quspork, the Tosowoong sheet masks are ones I consider tried and true. I typically prefer thinner masks but the honey and snail Tosowoong sheets are ones I happily repurchase. 

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Totally agree, @itsfi. It's hard to beat a good tencel or cupra mask as far as thinness and comfort of wear, but these also just seem to work out really well, so it's easy to keep them around in the stash. 

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@quspork, I've noticed that as much as I enjoy trying out new masks (and I most certainly do!!) and looking into new brands and lines, several of my fave sheet masks come from the OG K-beauty brands, and many of those are from their older catalogs. I'm just happy to see that some of the favorites continue on. πŸ˜