Life can get hectic at times. Between work, caring for family, and maintaining a household, it may be tough to find time for self-care. While we would all love to be able to take some time off to go on a vacation or even just take a staycation, that’s not always possible. But you don’t have to wait until you can take time off from work to take care of yourself. Something as simple as using a sheet mask at least once a week can help give you a little “me time” without breaking the bank or requiring a huge time commitment.
Treating your skin to a sheet mask regularly can give you time to slow down and practice self-care while supporting beautiful skin.
Read on to learn why you should be using a sheet mask as part of your self-care routine.
Why Should You Use a Sheet Mask?
If you’re used to traditional facials or homemade masks, you may wonder if you should switch to sheet masks. Each type of mask or facial serves a different purpose, so you don’t need to choose one over the other. Rather, you may want to mix and match your skincare treatments for a more well-rounded approach to beautiful skin. Here are some of the benefits of adding a sheet mask to your skincare regimen:
- Sheet masks are fantastic for maintaining skin’s moisture levels. When you are looking to preserve your skin hydration, a sheet mask should be your go-to skincare product. The fabric of a sheet mask is infused with serum containing concentrated active ingredients. The fabric helps to keep these special ingredients on your skin and prevents them from evaporating or drying out. Having the serum sealed on your skin for 15 minutes or more can leave you with a beautiful, dewy complexion.
- Sheet masks are conveniently packaged in individual packets. This makes taking a sheet mask with you on the go easy. Traveling can be tough on your skin between being in a different climate, eating different foods, changes in sleep patterns, and indulging in cocktails. A little moisture support from a sheet mask can be just what you need to keep your skin balanced while you’re away. The next time you travel for business or pleasure, consider taking a sheet mask with you to help keep your skin hydrated and smooth.
- Sheet masks can be easier to use than traditional masks. Since they are individually packaged and the serum is infused right into the fabric of the mask, you are getting a fresh product with each use. There is no dipping your fingers into a jar of product that can get messy and less sanitary. Also, since you leave the serum on your skin after you remove the mask, there is no need for rinsing and trying to get the product off of your face.
How Often Can You Use a Sheet Mask?
The typical frequency for using sheet masks is once a week. If you love the way your skin looks and feels after using a sheet mask, you may be wondering if it’s okay to use them more often. The answer? It depends on your skin type and the type of sheet mask. If your skin is the type that loves maximum moisture levels, you may enjoy using a sheet mask more often, even as frequently as once a day. Certain sheet masks can be safely used on a daily basis. Those that focus on optimizing hydration are great for everyday use, while those with exfoliating benefits are better saved for your weekly sheet mask sessions.
USANA Celavive Hydrating + Lifting Sheet Mask: Supporting Your Self-Care Routine
For the ultimate skin-loving self-care experience, use a USANA Celavive Hydrating + Lifting Sheet Mask at least once a week. This luxurious sheet mask utilizes the Celavive Cell-Signaling Complex which consists of two bioactive peptides and two botanical extracts. Used regularly, you will enjoy the look of beautiful, hydrated skin while indulging in the “me time” you deserve.