If your wallet can’t afford a fancy facial or a trip to a spa, treat yourself to a foaming mask instead. You’ve definitely seen these pop up in your friends’ and fave beauty influencers’ stories. The bubble mask became a social media fad as people watched the mask go from flat to carbonated in seconds. It is one of the coolest beauty masks, hands-down, but it’s also an extremely effective one.
The best foaming masks are made up of either charcoal, which is known for being super cleansing, or other types of clay. If you’re breaking out like crazy or your pores are clogged, you would usually reach for a detoxifying charcoal mask. This bubble mask takes those properties and intensifies them. The carbonated mask pushes underneath your skin’s surface layer to draw out bacteria and dirt to give you those black-head-free pores you crave. TLDR, the fad has an awesome side-effect.
We found the three top bubble masks for you. There are two clay jar options, which you will need to scoop out and apply with the applicator. You shouldn’t use your fingers, because it will activate in the jar. We also have a sheet mask set that gets you the bubbles without the applying time.
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1. Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask
This South Korean face mask aims to clear out your pores and get rid of your blackheads. The mask comes with an applicator, which you should use to put the mask on your face. The oils from your fingers will react with the mask in the jar. You should also put this mask on with a dirty face, because it’s harsher than other masks. The mask foams up as soon as you apply it and starts cleansing your skin. It’s super fun to watch.
2. One Bad Motha'foamer Bubble Mask
This cruelty-free mask is a whole lot of fun. Made out of white kaolin clay and equipped with an applicator, the mask immediately starts to foam up and carbonate on your skin, removing dirt and bacteria in a fun, aggressive way. This detoxifying mask will remove impurities and make your face feel fresh and clean when you do rinse it off. Plus, you can take some pretty funny selfies.
3. Purederm Deep Purifying Black O2 Bubble Mask
If you want a quick and easy foaming mask, check out this pick. Instead of carefully applying the mask with an applicator, you just take this sheet mask out of its package and put it directly on your face. It bubbles up with charcoal and removes all of that dead skin you’ve built up, along with sebum. You get a total of 10 masks with this set and you can choose between charcoal and volcanic bubble mask sets.