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Review - The Face Shop Blackhead EX Nose Clay Mask

Another highly raved beauty product that works!
In the past, I don't really bother to google for reviews and end up getting many products that isn't suitable/doesn't work for me. Now I have the tendency to google for reviews before buying a certain product! So I will be sharing product reviews more often for those who're just like me ;)
Description [Taken from Sasa.com]
The Face Shop Black Head EX Nose Clay Mask is a peel off mask that is designed for deep cleansing and dissolve blackheads. Contains Mulberry, Coix Seed and black rice extracts, which has anti-aging properties, leaving skin shine with healthy glow, youthful and supple.

Application
After cleansing your face with warm water, apply a thick layer of the mask onto your nose and wait 10-15 minutes for the mask to dry before peeling it off. Rinse your nose with water after that.

Retail Price: ?
Amount I paid: $8

Before this product, I used Daiso Natural Pack which only costs $2 but it only worked for the few times, eventually it doesn't remove much blackheads. Back to the review, I bought the product from an overseas site so the information are all in Korean. It comes in 50g, 13cm tube and the consistency of the product is just like glue: thick and sticky. It doesn't smell like one though - has a slight fragrance smell with a tinge of fruit.
After washing with warm water to open up the pores, I apply a thin layer for it to be semi dry(probably 5mins) before applying a second thicker layer. It dried up in about 15 minutes and you have to peel it against your skin(from bottom to top) to remove the blackheads effectively. I've seen reviews saying that the peeling process hurt but mine didn't. It's kinda fun to peel off. Haha.
Anyway I'm surprised at how much blackheads the mask helped to remove! The picture isn't that clear but I pointed out a few of the many blackheads it removed. Judging from the amount of product, it can be used up to 20times? ;)

Oh and I heard that TFS will be coming up with a new packaging or maybe changing this, I wonder if it's true!
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Straight to the point - for those who are lazy to read everything :p
[What I like about it]
✔ Affordable price for a product that works
✔ Removes most of the whiteheads & blackheads easily
✔ Pleasant smelling

[What I dislike about it]
✘ None!

Love:
(Definitely repurchase)

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