Happy almost new year! If you know you'll be partying hard next week, make sure you arm yourself with these detox face masks for New Year's day! No matter how hungover you end up, these masks will make sure you start 2016 bright and glowy.
Of course, taking care of a fierce holiday hangover starts on the inside. Beyond drinking water, one very brave Bustle Editor took the time to test a slew of hangover cures to see what worked best. Thanks for taking one for the team, Gabriella Moss!
Regardless of how you feel on the inside, too much alcohol can noticeably impact your skin's appearance. BeautyAndTips shared that the dehydration caused by alcohol can lead to wrinkles, acne, and redness. AOL added to the list of potential skin bummers, explaining that "alcohol robs your body of Vitamin A which is essential for cell renewal and turnover, so your skin could take on a dull gray appearance." There's nothing gorgeous or glowy about gray and dull.
Luckily, drinking water and slathering your face in the detoxifying face masks below can combat the effects of a night that included one too many rounds of champagne. Stock up on these before the Dec. 31 because you deserve to start 2016 feeling fresh and bright!
1. First Aid Anti-Hangover Soothing Mask
First Aid Anti-Hangover Soothing Mask, $34, Belif
This paraben-free Sephora exclusive promises to soothe irritated skin thanks to it's nourishing blend of Chamomile and Xylitol.
2. What Happened Last Night? Revitalizing Mask
What Happened Last Night? Mask, $4, Leaders Daily Wonders
This super budget-friendly mask is packed with ginseng and Artemisia extracts, creating a "spa-in-a-sheet" experience that will make you look bright and alive, even if you feel dead inside.
3. DIY Avocado Oatmeal Mask
Half an avocado and and half a cup of oats are all you need to whip up this super moisturizing face mask that will gently rehydrate and reinvigorate your skin.
4. Detoxifying And Oxygenating Bubble Mask
Detoxifying And Oxygenating Bubble Mask, $19, Sephora Collection
This fizzy mask re-oxygenates dull skin and cleanses with white tea extract and vitamin E. No matter how many whiskey sours you sipped, this mask will leave you feeling sweet and clean.
5. Deep Down Detox Ultra Cleansing Mud Mask
Deep Down Detox Ultra Cleansing Mud Mask, $5.99, Formula 10.0.6
With orange, sea salt, and bergamot oil, this mud mask is guaranteed to recharge, cleanse and balance.
6. Brightening+ Single Face Sheet Mask
Brightening+ Single Face Sheet Mask, $8, Karuna
For a quick pick-me-up, this single sheet face mask features grapefruit seed extract to push out toxins and create a fresh feeling and appearance.
7. Tea Tree Face Mask
Tea Tree Face Mask, $16.50, The Body Shop
This is hands down my favorite mask of all time, hangover or not. The Body Shop's tea tree mask tingles in a good way so you actually feel it removing impurities, leaving you with that ahh feeling.
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