Best Charcoal Masks Under $10
Activated charcoal masks are all the rage and we’ve compiled a list of the best options under $10 so you can give this trend a try at an affordable price. Charcoal masks make big claims about the impurities they take with them when you pry them from your skin, and most claim to offer other smoothing benefits as well, so they’re a product well worth some investigation. Just be sure you’re wearing dark, expendable clothing when you use them!
Why not jump into a peel off charcoal mask? MIXSight recommends wrapping your face in a warm towel 5 minutes before applying the mask to open up your pores. Following package directions, just apply to your problem areas, wait 15-20 minutes for the mask to dry and then gently peel it off.
Yes, the charcoal face mask trend also has a sheet mask version. These pre-cut sheet masks come ready to go, just open the package following package directions and pop the sheet on your face without the mess of applying by hand or with a brush. Happy Skin’s 5 pack of detoxifying charcoal masks are a great way to dip your toe into the charcoal mask trend. And at a price point below $9, it’s easy to justify the indulgence!
Japan is well known for innovative skincare treatments so the Daiso Japan peel-off charcoal mask is a must try. Following package directions, this mask has a 10-15 minute drying time before the grand peel-off reveal. At the super low cost of $4.88, the Daiso charcoal mask is a must try!
How about a self-heating charcoal mask? The Bioré Charcoal Self-Heating mask is the quickest on our list because it works in just one minute! The heating action begins when the mask makes contact with water. The heat is meant to help draw out oil and dirt. Following package directions, this mask is applied after the face is wet with water and application involves massaging the skin for one minute, then rinsing the mask off. For busy mornings, this one minute mask is worth a second look!
The Gjerta Charcoal Blackhead Peel-Off Mask comes with its own bonus applicator brush to make mask application a breeze. This bamboo activated charcoal mask claims to be thicker than other brands for better coverage. With an aim to pull impurities from your pores when you peel it off, the Gjerta Charcoal Blackhead Peel-Off Mask is an intriguing charcoal mask to consider.
Dead Sea minerals and activated charcoal together? Yes! Calily Life’s activated charcoal mask is enriched with Dead Sea minerals, Aloe, Vitamin E, and Kaolin clay to better clarify and cleanse your skin. Following package directions, this mask has a 15-20 minute treatment time and a wash off removal. If you’ve been hearing about both the Dead Sea mineral and activated charcoal skincare trends, this is a great way to try both for under $10!