Your question: Why does peel off mask hurt?

“When the mask is peeled away, it removes cells from the outermost layer of the skin”, says Dr Jonquille Chantrey, Cosmetic Doctor & skin expert. “This can irritate the skin leaving it red and sore. It can also remove the natural oils that protect and lubricate the skin leaving it irritated and dry”, she concludes.

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