Formulated with a unique mix of Koalin (a highly effective natural clay known to absorb impurities and excess sebum,) Montmorillonite (rich in minerals and recognised for helping to eliminate imperfections) and Ghassoul (a pure clay highly concentrated in minerals renowned to help clarify complexion,) all three masks feature the same base formula to help create a clear and healthy looking complexion. In addition to these clays, each of the masks also includes a unique ingredient to target specific concerns simultaneously: the Purity Clay Mask includes Eucalyptus to work deep into the pores to purify and mattify oily, shiny skin; the Glow Clay Mask with Red Algae exfoliates the skin to illuminate dull, uneven skin tone; the Detox Clay Mask is infused with Charcoal to acts like a magnet and draw out impurities, clarifying congested skin. For £7.99 you'd be hard pushed to find a better product.
The texture of the masks is rich, creamy and easy to apply - with no overwhelming scent or drying nature. Clay masks do have a tendency to leave skin feeling parched and in need of immediate hydration, but these seem to draw out impurities without zapping the skin of moisture. Although you do need to work quite hard to get them off the skin after ten minutes of chillax time, they leave my complexion feeling baby soft and with a definite healthy looking glow. Their strong colours make the multi-masking experience rather like an art class, bringing a much needed injection of fun back into the bathroom. Although they won't turn back the clock or leave you feeling like you've been pummeled and preened during a sixty minute facial, they're a great little treat to keep your skin looking fresh all year long. I approve.
What do you think of the multi-masking trend? Do these masks from L'Oreal hit the spot for you?
The L'Oreal Pure Clay Detox, Glow & Purity Masks are available from Boots, priced £7.99 each. They're currently on offer for £5.00 each - so nab them while they're cheap as chips!
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