Should Your Makeup Routine Change When You Wear A Mask?
For your final step of actually putting on your face mask, there’s a best practice when it comes to fabric: Most makeup artists agree that silk is preferable over a cotton or synthetic-blend mask. “Silk is cooling, naturally hypoallergenic, and tends to absorb less moisture than cotton, so it won’t dry out your skin,” Howard Sobel, MD, attending dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital and founder of Sobel Skin, tells Refinery29. A silk mask is smart to keep on hand as a general precaution against maskne, whether or not you’re wearing makeup.

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