Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Clay Mask Review
Are you looking for a Korean skincare product that unclogs the pores and removes blackheads? Then you might want to give the Innisfree pore clay mask a try. An important ingredient of this clay mask is the volcanic ash which is known to be good for unclogging pores. Read on for my full Innisfree Jeju volcanic pore clay mask review.
If you are into Korean skincare products then you have definitely heard of Innisfree or even used some of their products. Innisfree is known for using ingredients sourced from the stunning Jeju Island like green tea, lava and more. They are an established Korean skin care brand that is selling products all over the world.
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Benefits Of Using Volcanic Clay On Skin
Using volcanic clay is one of the newest trend we’re starting to see in Korean skin care products. Volcanic clay is said to be very good for your skin as it is a powerful purifier, disinfectant and a exfoliant. This ingredient is often found in clay masks, cleanser and exfolicatiors. Volcanic clay or volcanic ash is great for unclogging pores and against acne or eczema. Other benefits are:
- powerful sebum-absorbing capacity
- brightens skin
Pros & Cons
The Innisfree jeju clay mask has more pros than cons.
- Easy to apply on the skin
- Doesn’t feel tight when applying
- Unclogs the pores
- Doesn’t dry your face
- Manually extract black heads
- A bit messy to remove from face
Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Clay Mask Review
Below you can see my detailed Innisfree jeju volcanic clay mask review.
The Innisfree volcanic mask has quite a few purposes but the main ones are:
- Absorb sebum and impurities
- Provides tons of minerals to the skin which brighten and clarify the skin tone. It also creates a smooth skin texture.
- It treats blemishes.
The most important ingredient of the clay mask is the volcanic ash or the Jeju volcanic cluster. This is a remarkable ingredient which This is a remarkable natural ingredient that forms when lava from a volcano eruption solidifies on Jeju Island. It is excellent for absorbing sebum and dirt. The Innisfree volcanic clay mask is free from mineral oils, animal-originated ingredients, artificial fragrances, and imidazolidinyl urea.
Water, Butylene Glycol, Titanium Dioxide, Silica, Glycerin, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Trehalose, Volcanic Ash (Jeju volcanic cluster), Cetearyl Alcohol, Stearic Acid, Glyceryl Stearate, Bentonite, Zinc Oxide (CI 77947), Polysorbate 60, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract, Opuntia Coccinellifera Fruit Extract, Orchid Extract, Camellia Japonica Leaf Extract, Cryptomeria Japonica Leaf Extract, Bambusa Vulgaris Extract, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Extract, Kaolin, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, PVP, Dextrin, PEG-100 Stearate, Sorbitan Stearate, Cellulose Gum, Xanthan Gum, Lactic Acid, Tetrasodium Pyrophosphate, Disodium EDTA, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Iron Oxide (CI 7741)
3. Texture & Smell
The texture of the mask is quite soft and feels a bit like a mousse. It is very easy to spread and dries in just a couple of minutes.
It doesn’t have a strong smell but for me it smells a bit like makgeolli (Korean rice wine)
4. Price & Where To Buy
The price of this product depends on where you are buying this and where you are located. If you are visiting Korea you can buy this product in any Innisfree shop for 12 000 krw. The online price for people living abroad is quite similar.
Note: The Innisfree volcanic mask is currently not available on sites like iHerb and YesStyle.
5. Personal Review
I kinda like this product, especially because of the texture of the clay mouse. It is really easy to spread and it doesn’t feel uncomfortable on the skin. I could see instant results as my pores really opened up but then I had to remove the black heads manually. The Innisfree clay mask doesn’t irritate or dry out my skin. After using the mask my skin also feels much softer.
It’s a bit messy to apply or remove but I feel like that with every kind of sheet mask or wash-off mask. Make sure you have a mirror and towel ready when applying the mask.
I’m not a big fan of the packaging. The box is just made out of simple brown cardboard which is a bit boring. The ink used to print on the box is soy ink and that is kinda cool. The container is made of thin plastic. It looks quite small but you only use a tiny bit each time you apply the mask.
How To Use Innisfree Clay Mask?
Before using this product wash your face with water or a toner. Use your fingers or a spatula to apply the product on your face. Spread it out gently and avoid using the product in your eyes or on your lips (trust me, you don’t want to have it your mouth, tastes like mud). After 15 minutes wash your face and rinse off the mask with warmish water.
Other Volcanic Innisfree Skin Care Products
The Innisfree Jeju volcanic pore clay mask is not the only Innisfree product which contains volcanic ash.
- Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Color Clay Mask – A black foam mask made with oil-absorbing Jeju Volcanic Clusters. This mask helps to purify the skin. Check prices on Amazon US here or check prices on iHerb here.
- Innisfree Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask – Similar to the Innisfree Jeju volcanic pore clay mask but focuses more on opening and unclogging the pores. Click here to check prices.
- Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Toner – Controlling the sebum and removing impurities. Click here to check prices.
Frequently Asked Questions
The expiration date is 2 years after the manufacturing date.
With a jar of 100 ml you can at least use it 15 to 20 times.
You can use this product up to 2 times a week.