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Multi-tasking with Masques!

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We’ve all been there – a breakout on our chin followed by excessive oil in the t-zone and cheeks as dry as the Atacama Desert. Our skin just can’t seem to make up its mind on what skin type it’s going to be this week. Dealing with break outs is hard enough - let alone facing all of these conditions at the same time. How are you supposed to treat ALL of these conditions? The answer - MULTI-TASKING WITH MASQUES!

Not only is multi-tasking with masques an effective way to treat a variety of skin conditions - it also can be a lot of fun! Masque mapping has been used by estheticians for many years dating back to ancient Egyptian times when Romans like Cleopatra would use masks made of aloe vera, milk and honey on their face and body.

So how do you multi-task with masques? Easy! Apply different masques to areas of the face depending on how the skin is acting and what it needs. GlyMed Plus has a masque for every skin condition and skin type. Each masque can be mixed and matched to truly customize the treatment your client needs.

GlyMed Plus Masque Guideline

Skin Concern: Aging – dull, pigmented and environmentally damaged skin

  • Anti-Aging Exfoliant Masque (All Skin Types, Thick, Resistive)
    Improves skin firmness, tone and texture with a blend of AHAs and essential lipids to repair and protect skin for a more youthful appearance.

    *Apply to the entire face or the T-zone to combat the signs of aging and congestion. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*
  • Chocolate Power Skin Rescue Masque (All Skin Types - Lackluster and Dull)
    Rich in antioxidants and superior anti-aging and skin restoring ingredients, this masque influences collagen production and improves skin elasticity and tone.

    *Apply to the entire face or on the cheeks, neck and décolleté to hydrate, plump and firm skin. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*

Skin Concern: Oily/Combination

  • Restorative Skin Clarifying Masque (Oily/Combination)
    Powerful enzymes lift away micro-damaged skin layers cause by daily lifestyle and environmental stressors. Fortified with phytonutrients and clay to clear away impurities, detoxify the skin and normalize oil production.

    *Apply to the T-zone and chin area to reduce oil production. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*
  • Skin Bliss Oil Control Masque (Oily/Combination/Dehydrated Skin)
    Rich in Fulvic Acid, to transport nutrients to tissues and skin cells, this masque attracts oil and packs a potent concentration of botanicals to help reduce bacteria and control oil to prevent future break outs.

    *Apply to the forehead, T-zone and chin area to reduce oil production and prevent future break outs. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*

Skin Concern: Dry (Lack of Hydration, Dull, Loss of Elasticity)

  • Ultra-Hydrating Enzyme Masque (All Skin Types & Textured)
    Exfoliates and detoxifies skin as it boosts cellular renewal. Packed with hydrating botanicals and antioxidants, this energizing masque instantly moisturizes and firms dry skin.

    *Apply all over the face, T-zone, cheeks or chin to increase hydration and smooth skin’s texture. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*
  • Wrinkle Prescription Masque with PC10 (Dry, Compromised, Loss of Firmness)
    This anti-aging powerhouse harnesses therapeutic ingredients to facilitate the skin’s ability to prevent wrinkles by relaxing the muscles and slowing the mechanism of facial contractions. Infused with active minerals to assist in feeding the skin to further encourage healing and firmer, healthier skin.

    *Apply around the eyes, forehead, cheeks, neck and décolleté for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*
  • Skin Bliss Hydrating Masque (Dry, Dehydrated Skin)
    Abundant in hyaluronic acid which hydrates the skin and stimulates plumping and firming at the cellular level. It is also rich in Fulvic Acid, which is one of the most powerful antioxidants renowned for healthy and younger acting skin.

    *Apply to the entire face, cheeks or areas of dehydration. Leave on the skin for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*

Skin Concern: Acne (Inflamed, Non-inflamed, Oily and Dry)

  • Serious Action Masque (Non-inflamed Acne, Oily/Combination)
    For acne prone and oily skin. This masque combines the proven benefits of salicylic acid with two alpha hydroxy acids and the healing properties of ancient herbal remedies and tea tree oil. This kaolin clay masque purges impurities from the skin and dramatically reduces oil and blemishes.

    *Apply to the T-zone, Forehead and chin. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*
  • Sulfur Masque (Inflamed Acne, Rosacea, All Skin Types)
    Sulfur has been proven to be beneficial when treating acne or rosacea. This therapeutic clay-based masque kills bacteria, removes dead skin cells, and absorbs excess oil. Once removed, the skin feels smooth and revitalized.

    *Apply to the forehead, T-zone and chin to reduce inflammation, reduce oil and combat bacteria. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and remove with a warm towel*

Now you are ready to Multi-task with Masques and truly customize a treatment for your client! If you have any questions on these products or would like to know more about our masques, please contact our friendly Licensed Master Aestheticians at 800-676-9667 or email us at

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