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The Best Aloe Vera Face Masks

MIRA BEAUTY • updated Jan 9, 2021
The Best Aloe Vera Face Masks

Soothe and condition with these calming face masks

Aloe Vera is a name you’ve likely heard throughout your entire life. As a child, you put it on your sunburned skin to soothe after a long day at the beach (casual reminder: wear your SPF), and these same calming and moisturizing properties work in your adult skincare routine. Seriously, you don’t know cool, calm, and collected skin until you’ve tried an Aloe Vera face mask. Made from the plant of the same name, this gooey green gel has been used throughout history for its healing properties. It’s been known to mend everything from dryness and flakiness to breakouts and burns, and it’s known to be effective on nearly all skin types without the risk of irritation. You can get your most soothed skin (with a side of self-care) after you’ve tried these top Aloe Vera masks on MIRA BEAUTY.

My Beauty Diary Aloe Vera Soothing Facial Mask by My Beauty Diary, $2

My Beauty Diary Aloe Vera Soothing Facial Mask by My Beauty Diary
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My Beauty Diary has been bringing sheet mask realness since 2004, way before your favorite beauty influencers were talking up K-Beauty brands on Instagram. You probably love the Black Pearl mask you drop in your cart on every trip to Target, as it’s infused with Collagen, Arbutin Protein, Aloe and Natural Flower Extract to revitalize and intensely hydrate. This mask is all about brightening and bringing a pearly sheen back to dull skin, along with moisturizing and protecting against environmental stress. Aloe Vera was the answer to all your back-from-the-beach vibes as a kid, healing even the worst sunburns, and now it’s back to produce your most senSEAtional skin!

Aloe Vera Face Mask by The Creme Shop, $5

Aloe Vera Face Mask by The Creme Shop
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“You’ve got that summertime, summertime skin.” If you just hummed that to the tune of Lana Del Rey’s hit song “Summertime Sadness,” you’ve got the right idea. Aloe Vera Face Mask by The Creme Shop is the ideal beauty product for a refreshing boost of radiance in the summer, with a cooling effect that soothes irritation and provides relief after excess sun exposure. But don’t think that it doesn’t work for winter, too… as the moisturizing and nourishing properties are guaranteed to prevent winter dullness and dryness. Alongside the main ingredient of Aloe Vera, this mask also contains Vitamin A to smooth and Vitamin C to brighten! Stock up on this $5 skincare product and use it for every season!

SkinActive Hydrating 3-In-1 Face Moisturizer With Aloe by Garnier, $12

SkinActive Hydrating 3-In-1 Face Moisturizer With Aloe by Garnier
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“Aloe Hydrating 3-in-1 Moisturizer is a must-have product for anyone! If you're looking to give dull skin a boost of hydration, this is a great product to try. It can be used as a mask or as a cleanser.” And also, a moisturizer! MIRA can never get enough multitasking products, and this Garnier favorite is the ultimate lazy girl hack that you’ll love. It’s made with Aloe - rich in Vitamins  A, B, C, and E - to hydrate and moisturize your skin, Garnier style. While it feels instantly refreshing when used as a nightly moisturizer, it’s also super soothing to leave on your face while binge-watching Netflix - sweeping away all the bad stuff from the day. 97% of MIRA guests say that this face mask is hydrating and good for acne, while 89% agree that it’s gentle and reduces signs of redness.

Prickly Pear Aloe Vera Hydrating Superfood Mud Mask by ULTA Beauty, $8

Prickly Pear Aloe Vera Hydrating Superfood Mud Mask by ULTA Beauty
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Superfoods aren’t just for your meal plan, they’re also for your skincare routine. And this face mask with Aloe Vera by ULTA Beauty is here to give you all the cool vibes. Made for dry and/or irritated skin, the Prickly Pear Aloe Vera Hydrating Superfood Mud Mask will instantly replenish moisture and smooth out the skin for a flawless canvas. It provides soothing sensations and a sparkling complexion, with a side of self-care, and shows you exactly why you need Aloe Vera in your beauty routine. It’s even formulated with a bit of Kaolin to pull impurities like blackheads and oil from the skin!

Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Mask by Kiehl’s, $45

Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Mask by Kiehl’s
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“This mask is amazing! I am acne prone due to a hair laser removal treatment I'm doing. This product literally recovered my skin. It calmed the redness and the breakouts. My skin looks brighter and smoother.” Ah, quite a few of us have experimented with new beauty tools throughout quarantine in 2020 - whether it’s laser hair removal or a home LED mask. A few of them have been flawless for our faces, and others leave us with red and irritated skin. Not cool. Luckily, you can always count on Kiehl’s! The beloved beauty brand knows your skin inside and out, and the Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Mask is a miracle in a tub. The two main ingredients work to moisturize and soothe the skin while reducing all signs of distress, and revitalizes your look over time for a healthy and hydrated complexion. Relax and refresh with this Aloe Vera face mask - which 95% of MIRA guests say is hydrating and 93% agree reduces redness.

Daily Fresh Aloe Sheet Mask by TONYMOLY, $9

Daily Fresh Aloe Sheet Mask by TONYMOLY
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These simple and effective sheet masks are a K-Beauty dream. Each one is made with 1,000 units of Aloe Vera Leaf Extract to repair dehydrated and/or damaged skin - making it a must-have for every season. Dry and flaky skin after playing outside in the snow? Daily Fresh Aloe Sheet Mask. Super burned after hanging out by the pool reading MIRA blogs? Daily Fresh Aloe Sheet Mask. We could do this forever. Aloe Vera is a soothing ingredient that works for all skin types, and this affordable set of sheet masks by TONYMOLY is the real deal. Once you’ve used them all, don’t forget to shop the rest of the brand’s products that feature high-quality formulas and adorable packaging - like the Moisture Boost Cooling Algae Eye Serum!

Aloe 99% Soothing Gel by Holika Holika, $9

Aloe 99% Soothing Gel by Holika Holika, $9
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The name of this beloved skincare product by Holika Holika might say “gel,” and it is… but it also doubles as one of the best aloe vera face masks, ever. Just spread on your face and leave it there for 5-10 minutes before washing off, and see why this ingredient is everything for your stressed out skin. This product contains 99% pure Aloe Vera Leaf Juice from Jeju Island - and those with sensitive or acne-prone skin will love the way it calms down inflammation and restores your natural glow, without causing further irritation or making you look too greasy. And while the cute packaging may remind you of the adorable products from another favorite K-beauty brand, Glow Recipe, skincare products from Holika Holika are half the price and 100% of the quality. Give your skin a luminous glow and soothing sensation with one of our favorite Aloe Vera skincare products!

Aloe Soothing Renewal Mask by Leaders, $5

Aloe Soothing Renewal Mask by Leaders
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The year 2020 has been a little stressful, there’s no denying it. Most of us have been fretting about final exams, a work project, or you know… just the state of the entire world. The result? Maskne and dull, tired skin. Ugh. But there is an answer to these stressful skincare woes, and it’s the Aloe Soothing Renewal Mask by Leaders. This face mask does just that, renew - and restores your natural radiance while calming down irritation. Whether you’re looking to prevent Maskne or add a ton of moisture back into your skin, this $5 face mask is always here to help! A bonus tip from us? Apply this skincare product by Leaders right after using your home LED mask to banish wrinkles, as it doubles the power of two different masks for your best skin glow up (literally!) ever.

Aloe Vera Sheet Mask by Masque Bar, $5

Aloe Vera Sheet Mask by Masque Bar
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“Biocellulose fibres have the ability to both absorb and donate moisture and liquids, making them the perfect carrier for delivering nourishing ingredients to your skin.” Actual quote from Masque Bar, and why we’ll take about 10 of the Aloe Vera Sheet Mask. This environmentally-friendly mask is ultra-effective at nourishing, moisturizing, and soothing your skin to baby-soft standards - thanks to an Aloe Vera blast alongside Vitamin E and Collagen. It won’t just calm down your complexion, it’s also the ideal self-care tool to unwind after a long day at Zoom school. Collect them and let the cool downs begin with Aloe Vera!

Soothing & Moisture Aloe Vera 92% Soothing Gel Mask Sheet by Nature Republic, $4

Soothing & Moisture Aloe Vera 92% Soothing Gel Mask Sheet by Nature Republic
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Anybody with sensitive or acne-prone skin knows that gel is the best texture. It’s just a fact. It’s refreshing, cooling, and redness-relieving on your complexion - and it only gets better with this face mask by Nature Republic. Made with 92% Aloe Vera to soothe and hydrate, it’s especially ideal for those who burn easily, as just a sheet mask a day keeps the irritation away! Nature Republic has all the best masks to give your skin a boost of nourishment with natural ingredients, and the Soothing & Moisture Aloe Vera 92% Soothing Gel Mask is no exception.

Aloe Rescue Revitalizing Sheet Mask by Biorepublic, $2

Aloe Rescue Revitalizing Sheet Mask by Biorepublic
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“I used this mask, and I kept it on for about thirty minutes, and let it dry. The next day my skin was very soft, there were no dry spots, and I was surprised that my skin was not oily at all.” A $2 face mask with all the benefits of a luxury skincare product? Yes, please. Aloe Rescue Revitalizing Sheet Mask by Biorepublic is every bit as soothing as it sounds, providing an instant boost of hydration as it hugs the contours of your face. Say goodbye to dryness and sunburn as your new self-care tool - made with Aloe Vera extract, Phytocollagen, and Vitamin E - takes care of your complexion.

Find all the best Aloe Vera face masks on MIRA.