You Glow, Girl!

W editors reveal their go-to face masks for every skincare concern.


“I draped this jelly mess of mesh over my face when my husband took the dog out last night, and, even though I only had it on for ten minutes, I received about four compliments on my skin the next day. Time to buy in bulk!” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Tatcha Luminous Deep Hydration Lifting Mask, $95 for a set of four,


“The best mask is Biologique Recherché Vivant mixed with a little of their VIP O2 one. Forget the fact that it smells crazy and turns your face kinda red afterwards. After a week of using it, your skin will look beyond amazing.” – Karin Nelson, Features Editor

Biologique Recherché Masque Vivant, $61, and Biologique Recherché Masque VIP O2, $135,


“SK-II’s luxurious face masks are the next best thing when there’s no time for a trip to the spa.” – Karla Martinez de Salas, Fashion Market and Accessories Director

SK-II Facial Treatment Mask, $95 for six masks,


“It’s not only soothing and healing, the turmeric leaves a subtle tan-like tint.” – Katie Becker, Beauty Editor

Juara Turmeric Antioxidant Facial Mask, $35,


“I always apply this hydrating face mask after exfoliating.” – Claudia Mata, Jewelry and Accessories Director

Chanel Sublimage Masque, $190,


“After a recent trip to Israel, I knew I had to bring a little bit of the dead sea’s skin-softening magic back with me. This mud mask is a miracle worker. It certainly helped extend my post-vacation glow.” – Sarah Leon, Web Editor

AHAVA Purifying Mud Mask, $31,


“The second I feel the onset of a breakout—or if I’m feeling even shinier than usual—I slather this mask on my T-zone. It makes me feel like I’ve suctioned out every possible skin impurity.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

Origins Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask, $24,


“Overnight flights do a number on my skin, so right before touch down I apply this botanical-based mask. With no excess to wipe off, I arrive looking and feeling completely refreshed.” – Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant

Eve Lom Moisture Mask, $90,


“No matter how busy I get, I happily put everything on hold to do this mask twice a week. It removes imperfections and leaves my skin moist, soft, and glowing.” – Gillian Sagansky, Associate to the Editor in Chief

Chantecaille Fruit and Floral Acids Mask, $86,


“From clearing pores to hydrating skin, this gentle little mask does it all.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editorial Associate

Dr. Jart+ PORE MEDIC Purifying Mask, $29 for five masks,