There are all sorts of face masks buzzing in the beauty market, but the one phenomenon we just can’t get enough of is the 24K gold mask.
After our favorite Victoria’s Secret Angels posted golden selfies before strutting down the 2016 runway, we decided to do some gold mining of our own. As it turns out, when you slather your face in gold, the results are magical.
Beyond the fact, that they are literally putting “gold” on their face, we know exactly why girls are totally sold on this skincare treatment–this metallic mask has everything needed to make you feel regal. The ions in the gold trigger your skin cells to work wonders with antioxidants the can stimulate the production of new skin cells. Another skin-loving addition is collagen, which helps keep your complexion hydrated and soft.
To make wading through the beauty-product waters more digestible, we curated a list of the best hydrating gold masks—a collection of editor-recommended sheet and pure masks. We also made sure there are a few affordable options mixed in with our favorite luxury ones. Below, find the gold masks that will dose your skin up with a fresh drink of water, infusing hydration along with antioxidants, active ingredients, and AHAs.
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This luxurious mask by Shangpree works to reduce pigmentation dark spots and blotchy patches. It also helps to remove any impurities and congestion, leaving you with a clear and bright complexion.
Amazon Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)
These fun little sheet masks by Too Cool for School are perfect for a mid-week pick-me-up. They’re super hydrating and smell amazing.
Amazon Rating: 3.2 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)
Majestic Pure’s 24K Gold Facial Mask contains vitamin E that helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. It’s particularly great for those with dry skin.
Amazon Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)
These 24K Gold Eye Masks will keep your eyes refreshed and awake. It helps treat dark circles and under-eye puffiness thanks to its mixture of collagen, hyaluronic acid, vitamin C and calming rose essential oils.
Amazon Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars (149 customer reviews)
Mabox’s 24K Gold Face Mask helps treat blackheads and discolouration. Use it once or twice a week for optimal results.
Amazon Rating: 3.7 out of 5 stars (49 customer reviews)
The Gold Bio-Collagen Facial Mask is formulated with pure gold and natural bio-ingredients to deliver a more youthful and dewy look. This is a luxurious and natural skin treatment that helps stimulate cellular regrowth and reduce the signs of ageing.
Amazon Rating: 3.6 out of 5 stars (438 customer reviews)
This kit is perfect for an at-home spa session. It contains a face mask, eye masks and lip mask that all work to keep the skin hydrated.
Amazon Rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars (63 customer reviews)
This mask serum hybrid promotes blood flow, improving circulation. It’s great for the neck and extremely dry areas.
Amazon Rating: 3.2 out of 5 stars (83 customer reviews)
This 24K Gold Active Face Mask is a powder mask that helps to rejuvenate and revitalize your skin. It moisturises and repairs, making the skin soft, smooth and lustrous.
Amazon Rating: 3.7 out of 5 stars (60 customer reviews)
Combat dry and dull skin with these 24K Gold Eye Treatment Masks by LA PURE. They help to expel harmful toxins while hydrating your skin, increasing blood circulation and improving cellular metabolism.
Amazon Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (993 customer reviews)
Give your lips some extra TLC with these 24K Gold Collagen Lip Treatment Mask Patches. The nano-gold particles work to enhance firmness and elasticity, reducing fine lines, wrinkles and crow’s feet around the lips.
Amazon Rating: 2.9 out of 5 stars (135 customer reviews)
The 24K Gold Radiance Facial Sheet Mask by Miss Spa is a nourishing sheet mask that you can use as often as you like. It will leave your skin feeling silky smooth and super glowy
Amazon Rating: 3.3 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)
First Botany Cosmeceuticals’ 24K Gold Scrub for Face and Body is a multi-functional scrub that works to eliminate dead skin cells. It’s gentle enough for everyday use.
BioMiracle’s 24K Gold & Ginseng Anti-Aging and Revitalizing Hydrogel Mask focuses primarily on anti-aging, lifting, revitalizing and moisturizing. It’s specifically designed for fast skin rejuvenation, and it’s perfect for rehydrating tired-looking skin.
Amazon Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer review)
These sheets from YonBo are edible. Yes, you read that right. Ultra-fine particles improve the skin’s metabolism and permeability, while also balancing pH levels. What’s more, you can use these sheets in the kitchen to add some extra luxe appeal to your sweet treats.
Amazon Rating: 3.9 out of 5 stars (71 customer reviews)