FYI, Scalp Masks Exist, and This Is Why You Should Use Them

We wash our faces to keep our skin clear and apply serums followed by moisturizer and eye cream to soothe, treat, and heal. It's become second nature. But when it comes to the skin on other parts of our bodies—in this case, our scalps—we forget to handle it with just as much care. I came across scalp masks while rummaging through the beauty section of a department store (a pastime I'll never give up no matter how many samples come through the office) and wondered if it would actually make a difference. Turns out it does: It's like a medicated massage for your head.

Keep scrolling for my favorite scalp masks, no matter your scalp-related issue.

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