7 Must-Try Korean Face Masks for Glowing Skin

7 Must-Try Korean Face Masks for Glowing Skin


In the realm of skincare, Korean beauty products have carved a niche for themselves, offering innovative formulations and a commitment to achieving that sought-after "glass skin." Among the selection of Korean skincare wonders, face masks stand out as transformative indulgences, promising radiant and rejuvenated skin. As we embark on a journey to unlock the secrets of the K-beauty realm, we present to you a curated list of 7 must-try Korean face masks that promise to leave your skin glowing and plump. These skincare gems, celebrated for their effectiveness and delightful formulations, are an invitation to a pampering ritual, a moment of self-care, and a promise of radiant skin. Join us as we explore these Korean face masks, each offering a unique blend of ingredients designed to elevate your skincare routine and leave your complexion glowing with youth. Dry, oily, combination, or sensitive there is definitely a mask for your skin type in this list! Let’s start our journey to achieve our glass skin goals and find the most suitable mask for you!

1. Laneige Water Sleeping Mask

Laneige Water Sleeping Mask

The Laneige Water Sleeping Mask is a beloved Korean skincare product that has gained international acclaim for its hydrating and revitalizing properties. It is an overnight, hydrating gel mask that quickly absorbs while you sleep to deeply hydrate your skin. It is truly a favorite worldwide. This overnight mask provides intense hydration, leaving your skin plump and radiant by the morning. Its gel-like texture absorbs seamlessly, making it suitable for all skin types. With its key ingredients squalene and hyaluronic acid, incorporating it into your skincare routine can contribute to a radiant and well-nourished complexion, just what we are looking for on our glowing skin journey!

2. Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask

Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask

Innisfree's Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask is a powerful solution for those of you who are dealing with enlarged pores and excess sebum. Formulated with volcanic explosion minerals from Jeju Island, this mask helps control oil, unclog pores, refine skin texture, enhance skin tone, and exfoliate dead skin cells. It exfoliates dead skin cells thanks to the AHA and BHA in its formula and prevent congestions in the pores. Its powerful ingredients and effective formulation make it a staple in many people’s skincare routines, particularly for those with combination to oily skin. You can use this mask once or twice a week, depending on what your skin needs.

3. Nature Republic Real Nature Sheet Mask – Green Tea

Nature Republic Real Nature Sheet Mask – Green Tea

Nature Republic has a great reputation when it comes to face masks. Included in our February and March boxes, their Real Nature mask is packed with the moisturizing and antioxidant essence of green tea, leaving your skin feeling healthy, rejuvenated, and glowing. Whether used as a part of your regular skincare routine or as a pampering treat, this sheet mask can contribute to a refreshed and youthful complexion. For an extra refreshing sensation, store the face mask in the fridge, and when you are ready for a skincare treat, simply take it out right before use. If you are looking for a fast way to nourish and hydrate your skin intensely, do not miss out on our March Box to get your hands on this holy grail of a K-beauty regime!

4. Dr. Jart+ Cryo Rubber Masks

Dr. Jart+ Cryo Rubber Masks

Dr. Jart+ is renowned for its innovative skincare solutions, and the Cryo Rubber Masks are of no exception. These two-step masks consist of a highly concentrated ampoule and a rubber mask that locks in the active ingredients, preventing the evaporation of the active ingredients and ensuring their maximum absorption into the skin. The two-step system makes sure that the skin receives deep hydration, leaving it plump and moisturized. They have two different selection of this innovative face mask, one with hyaluronic acid for dry skin and one with soothing allantoin for stressed skin. You can try them both with their Cryo Rubber So Cool Duo pack and pick the one that is the most suitable to your skin’s needs!

5. Skinfood Black Sugar Mask Wash Off

Skinfood Black Sugar Mask Wash Off

The Skinfood Black Sugar Mask Wash Off is a classic Korean skincare product that has gathered a loyal following for its exfoliating and nourishing assets. As part of Skinfood's Black Sugar line, this mask is formulated with black sugar granules sourced from Brazil and enriched with various nourishing ingredients. Improved with black sugar granules, macadamia seed oil and shea butter, it effectively removes dead skin cells, leaves your skin smoother and more radiant than ever. It offers a pampering and effective solution for those looking to revive their skin and achieve a smoother, brighter complexion without the dry feeling of many other peeling masks.

6. COSRX Advanced Snail Mucin Power Sheet Mask

COSRX Advanced Snail Mucin Power Sheet Mask

COSRX is a well-known brand that has captured every K-beauty enthusiast’s eye with their amazing products from their star product, the snail mucin essence to their pimple patches. This Advanced Snail Mucin Power Sheet Mask is a moisturizing Korean sheet mask soaked in the brand’s beloved snail mucin essence. Snail mucin is known for its hydrating, soothing, repairing, and anti-aging properties. It helps with skin regeneration, moisture preservation, and can contribute to a healthier complexion. This mask sheet works to strengthen the skin barrier, repairing damaged skin and delivering hydration to plump and firm skin. It also helps improve the appearance of acne scars and blemishes by smoothing out skin tone and texture, leaving the skin silky-smooth, firm, and supple. If you are a user of the snail mucin essence and can not take it everywhere with you, you can try this sheet mask to get the same effect!

7. Missha Time Revolution The First Treatment Essence Mask

Missha Time Revolution The First Treatment Essence Mask

Building on the success of the Time Revolution Essence, Missha's sheet mask version is a premium hydrogel mask soaked in fermented yeast extract. The fermented essence refines skin texture to create a clean and bright appearance. This mask helps improve skin elasticity, texture, and tone while including phyllantus and rice extract to provide intense hydration for a youthful and glowing complexion. It effectively delivers skincare ingredients to the skin while locking in moisture to promote dewy and smooth skin.


As we bring our exploration of the 7 must-try Korean face masks to a close, it is evident that the world of K-beauty has much to offer in the world of skincare. Each of these face masks has proven to be a gem in its own right, contributing to the main goal of achieving radiant, healthy, and beautifully pampered skin. Whether you are looking for deep hydration, effective pore care, or a revitalizing boost, the world of K-beauty has a mask just made to suit your skin's unique needs. Remember, consistency is key in skincare, so find the masks that work best for your skin type and concerns, and enjoy the journey to a glowing complexion!




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