Beauty Reviewers Say This Mineral-Rich Mud Mask Smoothes Skin Instantly — and It's on Sale With over 19,700 five-star ratings, this mask is a must-have skincare routine addition. By Taylor Lane Taylor Lane Instagram Taylor Lane is a Maryland-based freelance writer who covers all things beauty, fashion, and shopping. She was previously an Ecommerce writer for InStyle. InStyle's editorial guidelines Published on August 31, 2021 @ 10:00PM Pin Share Tweet Email We independently research, test, review, and recommend the best products—learn more about our process. If you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Photo: Courtesy There are some really great skincare products out there that make something like applying a face mask at home almost spa-worthy. The best face masks shouldn't make a mess all over your bathroom sink, though — they are easy to apply and provide results that shoppers can't stop praising. One mask worth adding to your skincare collection? This Dead Sea Mud Mask that's on sale now for $15. The New York Biology Dead Sea Mud Mask has earned over 19,700 five-star reviews, and it's no surprise why. The mask is crafted without alcohol, parabens, or sulfates. Instead, it's mineral-infused and uses Dead Sea mineral mud to unclog pores and banish blackheads. But the mask goes beyond cleaning deep into pores, as the mud gently exfoliates the skin and removes dead skin cells that create a dull-looking complexion. Courtesy Shop now: $15 (Originally $20), amazon.com If you take a closer look at the ingredients list, you'll see there is a blend of aloe vera, calendula oil, vitamin E, sunflower seed, and jojoba oil present, too. These ingredients work together to create a mask that thoroughly cleanses the skin and leaves your face soft, with a subtle glow. According to Dr. Joshua Ziechner, a board-certified dermatologist in New York City, vitamin E brightens and evens out the skin. "It is an oil-based vitamin, so it is particularly useful in treating dry and aging skin," he previously told InStyle. Anything that says it hydrates and fights signs of aging is something that instantly boosts a face mask, right? Even though the mask is rich in skin-nourishing ingredients, the hero is the mud itself. The pure Dead Sea mud doesn't aim to strip the skin of its natural oils. Instead, its goal is to hydrate and add more supporting vitamins to the skin. "The pure mud aids skin renewal, creating a gentle exfoliation effect that removes excess oil, toxins, and dead skin cells for a softer feel and radiant glow," the brand said in its product description. According to Shoppers, This Aloe Vera Cleanser Reduces Pore Size and Leaves Skin Plump Thousands of people can't stop sharing their results from the $15 mud mask either. One shopper said, "it works wonders overnight," explaining that after dealing with breakouts, nothing relieved their skin until the Dead Sea Mud Mask entered the chat. "I still had some larger red bumps on my face last night when I put the mask on, and before putting the mask on, I had also picked at a few, but it left my skin super soft and really helped the blemishes [that] I had. This morning, [the] bumps are gone, and there are no red spots at all." "It doesn't over dry. It actually helps to dry up painful acne spots," another customer said. "I've been having a lot of trouble with acne wearing PPE masks at work all day, and this skin treatment is the first I've found to actually help clear it up. Obviously, my acne isn't instantly gone overnight, but the cystic acne spots are less inflamed and no longer painful, and that's more than I can say for any other product I've tried recently. So thankful to find something that works and is so inexpensive." Shop New York Biology's Dead Sea Mud Mask that one shopper called a "miracle product" while it's on sale for $15 on Amazon now.