Alpha-H Balancing and Pore Refining Mask with Jojoba Oil 100g
4.4 of 151 reviews
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Alpha-H Balancing and Pore Refining Mask with Jojoba Oil is specially formulated to deep cleanse and purify oily and acne-prone skin.
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4.4 of 151 reviews
89% recommend this product
Most Helpful Positive
I love this mask - having Mediterranean skin, it’s often oily and my pores clog easy. I’ve tried many masks but this is the business. It’s gentle, cleans and actually calms with the lavender. Use sparingly if you don’t like lavender scents, but overall don’t be put off by it. A freak mask to use once or twice a week!
Most Helpful Criticism
Irritated my skin
I have oily combination skin and usually I don’t react to anything. But I think the lavender oil in this product would irritate it whenever I used it. I would get red splotches, almost like rosacea, and burn around my nose. My skin would look a bit more matte after I used this product and my skin calmed down but not worth the irritation!
Great mask but strong fragranceThis mask seems to be really effective I like it a lot Unfortunately Im finding the fragrance a bit overpowering
I keep coming back to itI love this mask - having Mediterranean skin, it’s often oily and my pores clog easy. I’ve tried many masks but this is the business. It’s gentle, cleans and actually calms with the lavender. Use sparingly if you don’t like lavender scents, but overall don’t be put off by it. A freak mask to use once or twice a week!
RESULTS!I have big pore issues. I have only used this product twice and have already seen improvement! After using it your skin is insanely soft and glowing. Really happy with this product.
Nice refreshing maskverified purchaserAmazing mask! I love applying it after makeup removal as a final step in my cleansing routine. Although it's a really gentle clay mask It always leaves my skin refreshed and definitely reduces the appearance of pores :)
Good clay maskverified purchaserThis is a good clay mask. It leaves my skin feeling smooth and tight after use. I use it about once a week if my skin is feeling congested. It can make my face feel a little dry if I leave it on too long. I use it in the T-zone to control oil and congestion.
amazingIt reduces my pores a lot. After the first use I could see how much smaller my pores were. A good buy
such a good maskthis is such a good mask, I originally got it for a friend but she raved about it so I purchased it for my self. It gives you such a nice deep clean and is great for oily skin
First and lastThis was the first face mask I ever purchased and it would be my last, it’s the best! So nice on the skin and once I wash it off I feel like my skin is so soft, glowy and really get into the skin to give me a good clean out. Couldn’t recommend anything better!
AmazingI love this mask, it helps balance my skin and doesn't strip it so dry that I have irritations like some other masks!
Pretty goodIt smells great and definitely feels like a little treat every time I put it on. I do get a very slight burning sensation when I first apply it (not sure why), but it hasn't led to any actual skin irritation or negative results. My skin feels clean and my pores are clear straight after use, but I do find my skin gets really oily after use, even when applying moisturizer straight after. It may not ...Read More
Good gentle clay maskI feel like this clay mask doesn't dry out your skin too much, as compared to other clay masks. It calms and cleanses my skin and my skin feels nice and smooth afterwards.
Beautiful aroma and textureGood product for oily skin! It has a rich aroma and texture of rapid absorption. Remember to use it for only 10 minutes because it can dry out your skin. I recommend using it only in areas affected by acne and enlarged pores.
Great value for moneyI really loved this product, so affordable, smells amazing and gave me lovely results with my skin.
I use a couple of times a month and its enough to decongestant my skin and leave it feeling clean, refined and bright. I will definitely be purchasing this product again!
Refreshing and enjoyableA beautiful refreshing scent, this mask helped to sooth my irritated skin. I use once a week and look forward to this routine. My skin feels so nice afterwards and appears more consistent in texture.
Amazing !This product works amazingly , it does sting and burn while it’s on , but the refreshed look and feel afterward is worth it ! My faces clears up and feels so hydrated I love it
Love this maskI love Alpha-h products and this was no exception. I have very large pores and very textured skin. After using this once a week my skin looks so clean and healthy. I look forward to trying other Alpha-h masks
Didn’t think I would miss it as much as I doI had been using Alpha-H products for years, before my new esthetician swapped me over to Payot. I really loved using the Alpha-H Balancing and Pore Refining Mask. It was my go-to whenever I started having breakouts, as it calmed the skin and started working to accelerate the pimple growth, and reduce the time they spent on my face. I also loved using it as a spot treatment, particularly at night...Read More
impressive!i have only used this mask a few times. I love the smooth feeling of my skin after use. I find the day after my skin feels so nice and looks very clear. The smell is quite unique but i like it! It stung my face a little bit but i do have very sensitive skin, it only did this during my first use. I would recommend this product if you struggle with acne and congestion.
Delivers on it's promiseReally enjoying the results from this mask, nice for tightening pores without leaving skin feeling dry like some clay masks can
Another great product from ALPHA-HI have oily/ combination skin - more on the oilier side with blackheads/ pores. It's a good mask, very easy to apply and I find it does leave my skin smooth. Not sure if I've really noticed any reduced sizes in my pores or not but it's def great for my blackheads/ odd breakouts. I have yet to use it as a spot treatment overnight but I will give it a go. Even for my not so sensitive skin upon init...Read More
Irritated my skinI have oily combination skin and usually I don’t react to anything. But I think the lavender oil in this product would irritate it whenever I used it. I would get red splotches, almost like rosacea, and burn around my nose. My skin would look a bit more matte after I used this product and my skin calmed down but not worth the irritation!
Great for oily skin and large poresGood product for oily skin! It has a rich aroma and texture of rapid absorption. Remember to use it for only 10 minutes because it can dry out your skin. I recommend using it only in areas affected by acne and enlarged pores.
reacts with sensitive skinreacted with my skin, left it red and dehydrated
Nourishing maskI use this mask once a week with Alpha Liquid Gold twice a week. And the overall improvement is significant in regards to pigmentation and clearer pores along the nose. It is a real treat of a mask, smells really natural and the skin feels nourished and hydrated following. Definitely recommend.
I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!To is my go to mask, it makes by face so smooth
MaskI expected a thicker type mask - this isn’t as thick as I thought .
It does sting my face for couple minutes but settles .
When taking off mask after 10 minutes my fave feels very smooth .
It says use once a week but I have done it twice
Secret spot treatment!!I have dry/sensitive skin so this is too drying for my entire face, but I use it just on my chin and nose where I have stubborn congestion/blackheads. I'm not sure if I've seen a big difference but it does make a great overnight spot treatment on active blemishes. They are a lot less red by morning!
Not for me but would be great for someone else!I have oily/combination skin and I found this was too much for it to handle. It can sting quite a bit upon initial application and it usually passes within a few mins. I never left this on for more then 5-7 mins and I always felt over the next few days my skin was irritated and red. I feel for someone who has acne and thicker textured skin this would be great to decongest and refine but on my thin...Read More
A great reset without stripping the skinI love this mask. It helps to keep my breakouts under control. It's really effective and it doesn't compromise your skin barrier, which was often my experience with other clay masks.
A good weekly maskI love the smell of this mask, and even more than that the feeling on my skin after I've used it. I found it a little bit stingy the first time I applied to my skin, but the feeling went away quickly and then it just felt like any other mask.
I would recommend sticking to the instructions for application and removal and I've realised really make a difference.
Holy grail!!! A+++Everyone that has glogged pores or pimples need this! My skin has never been this clear and I've only used it a few times. The smell is amazing also. I wish i had of found this a long time ago. This is something i will be buying everytime im close to running out. Incredibly happy with this product. Highly recommend.
Alpha-H always reliableHave just started using this but feels great on my skin and hoping to see results on pores soon. Always love Alpha-H as gentle but effected and smell great.
makes my pores look very smallthis mask eliminates pores and makes my skin look very soft and clear. Definitely recommend!
Great!I Absolutely love this clay mask! It smells amazing, and it leaves your skin feeling so smooth after removing it. My skin feels so refreshed and clear after using this mask. Definitely recommend for acne-prone, oily, blemished skin.
Light and good for regular useThis is a much lighter masque than the classic clay-setting style. Goes on smoothly, has a nice tingle, and hasn't made my skin overreact.
Good maskWith weekly use I have noticed my skin to be clearer and less prone to redness. The jojoba separates this from other clarifying masks as it is quite moisturising/nourishing.
I haven’t noticed a reduction in clogged pores on its own, although if used with other products with high glycolic/salicylic acid concentrations it goes help to soften clogged pores.
Typical face maskI recently bought this as i absolutely love the alpha-H skincare range. To be honest, i dont feel that it refines my pores. It does make me feel fresh and makes my skin look a little clearer (i have medium acne) , however i would say there is no difference between the mask and anything you could buy from your local pharmacy.
Lovely mask!Doesn't dry out my skin like other refining masks and makes my skin actually feel nourished and plump. Smells amaaazing also!
Love !I use this mask once a week, it leaves my skin looking clean and clear
Love !I use this mask once a week, it leaves my skin looking clean and clear
Just averageI didn't find this product amazing at all. I wouldn't recommend it to anyone to purchase. I actually found the mask stung quiet a lot on my skin while using and even after and I don't ever usually have a problem with sensitive skin or anything like that. I wouldn't mind the stinting if you saw visible results but I really couldn't see any difference from before and after I've been using it weekly ...Read More
Good!Good product for oily skin! It has a rich aroma and texture of rapid absorption. Remember to use it for only 10 minutes because it can dry out your skin. I recommend using it only in areas affected by acne and enlarged pores.
Helped with pores on noseI have really large pores on my nose and I found this has helped with making them less visible. I try to use it once or twice a week.
SurprisedI'm not normally a massive fan of masks, but I find this one to be really calming and nourishing. I wouldn't say it necessarily makes my pores 'smaller', but it does smooth my skin and make it soft - my tinted moisturiser can glide pretty effortlessly over the top! Also a great mask for dehydrating seasons such as winter. Would recommend.
Amazing spot treatmentI really like this mask, but mainly for a spot treatment when I get the occasional pimple appear. I have oily skin prone to blackheads and find that it helps my pores and oil and blackheads immediately after but the effects don’t tend to last long. When I do get a pimple, at any stage from the painful red mark to having the whitehead pop out, I will apply this before bed (with a cotton bud to prev...Read More
CalmingWhile it doesnt reduce my pores it does calm my oily skin down and leave it feeling even and soft. I use fortnightly!
Wouldn't buy againI used this last night for the first time & my skin started burning within 5 seconds. Washed off straight away & won't use again. uch a waste of money & very odd considering I use cleansers, toner, moisturisers that are all Alpha H brand with no issues at all.
Clears clogged poresThis is such a great mask! I have the first signs of ageing type of skin but still get breakouts and have congested pores and this mask was absolutely amazing! It clears out clogged pores and leaves skin so clear and bright without overdrying! Love it!!
Pore refininganything that states pore refining im a bit funny on! you cant change the size of your pores with just using a mask - it may make them appear smaller!!!!!
Love it!This masked made my skin feel so refreshed and clean. Really worked well to clean out my pores. I do recommend using up this mask quickly as I had to throw out the remaining due to the product turning to liquid. I believe this is my fault as I didn’t use it up fast enough.
Great if your skin is feeling oilyGreat if your skin is oily or you have larger pores, in summer this is a godsend. I love to apply this at least once a week, especially in the warmer months, my skin gets oily and greasy and this helps all this
Great for oily skinGreat product i use it weekly and as a spot treatment which will dry my pimples out by the morning. Does tingle abit but its not unbearable, it doesnt dry completely hard like other masks ive tried which can be uncomfortable. It has a amazing smell and i saw results as soon as i washed it off.
A nice maskA pretty nice mask that I’m pretty happy with. It’s not amazing, and I wouldn’t say that I’ve seen outstanding results, but it generally helps with shine. I’ve got combination skin and my t-zone is prone to shine. Doesn’t dry out my skin either.
Good mask that doesn't feel like it drains your skinI like this mask as it doesn't feel like it drains all the hydration out of your skin. Skin feels smooth after it. Don't know if it really clears out my pores, still have some areas of blackheads. I've been using it weekly for 3 weeks now, but will stick to it as I like how smooth and clean my skin feels after it
GoodThis mask helps to keep my face clean and fresh. I do find it helps to clean out my pores
Simple and effectiveLove this mask - I use it once a week and it has worked really well at keeping my skin clear and fresh. It gives my skin a great tightening feeling, but doesn’t feel chemical-heavy or drying. Will definitely continue to buy - fantastic quality at an amazing price!
Another great maskI purchased this mask as the the other one Alpha H does wasnt available online - but this one is amazing too thank god! Skin felt refreshed and definitely could see a difference! Love the Alpha H range - cant wait to use it this week!
Shooting the skinlove the smell of the product and feel of my skin after use.
the texture of the product is delightful. Price of the product if incredibly affordable too
love thisGoes on wet but soaks into skin as it dries and pulls the skin tight. Helps reduce breakouts. I pop it on my chin before bed when I have a hormonal breakout looming and it reduces the severity / pimples reduce overnight. I use Alpha-H Liquid Gold Smoothing + Perfecting Mask after and they are a lovely weekend mask routine treat, skin feels soft and clean after.
Smells so good.This face mask is a great all round mask. Leaves my skin brighter, help’s clear any lingering breakouts. I tend to only use this once every couple of weeks as any more than that makes my skin quite reactive.
Ahead of its time!This product is clearly one step ahead of the rest in this field. My skin felt and looked amazing after just one use. I'm very happy with this purchase.
Smooth skinI love this mask when I am having a breakout or I just want to unclog my pores, I have Oily skin and this is perfect for really cleaning everything out and reducing the inflammation. I use this in rotation with the other mask from Alpha H and a green clay mask and I find it really cleans out my pores and leaves my skin smoother. Only thing but its not a negative but I try and use this a few days a...Read More
Good for oily skinGreat in summer and when my skin is feeling oily, congested, I have pimples and pores, or a combination of all of the above. A very purifying mask, leaves the skin feeling clean and refreshed, very clear.
Better skinI use this product and my charcoal mask when my pores or blackheads are out of control and the results are amazing. Recommend it
Smoother skinYou can feel the mask working on your face; it gives off a warm tingling feeling. The skin feels really smooth and soft after washing the mask off, but I'm not sure how effective it is at clearing the pores (the main reason I bought it for). The smell is quite strong, but it's a pleasant refreshing smell.
GreatIt seems like this is the only product that works for the week before my period, when my skin is acting crazy.
I have taken a star out just because, for some reason, it burns a little when used it above my lip. It is strange since it works perfectly on the rest of my face and neck but just to be sure I avoid that part.
Really works!I use this once a week, it's very quick, and very effective. You can actually feel it working. Pores are noticeably tighter afterwards! I've been using it for a couple of months now and it's really improving my skin, especially on my nose.
Affordable and works wellI was looking for a more affordable versions of the eve lom rescue mask and this fits the bill.
Feels Amazing!I love this product. It feels so nice on your skin and it's as if I can feel my pores getting smaller when I use it.
It significantly has helped with the size of my pores and it is great for when I have breakouts. Highly recommend!
My favourite maskI use this mask 2/3 times a week. Once a week I will use the micro cleanse scrub after my mask has been on for 10 minutes and just let them both work together for a further 5 or so minutes. Alone this product clears out my pores and reduces any blemishes I have. Combining it with the micro cleanse steps up the benefits of both products I find. This mask doesn’t leave my skin feeling dry or tight a...Read More
Awesome.This product (and the product range) is incredible on my 36 year old face. Feels like I've had an expensive facial at a salon. My skin has cleared up so much after using this product.
AmazingThis product is clearly one step ahead of the rest in this field. My skin felt and looked amazing after just one use. I'm very happy with this purchase.
Absolute favourite maskI have fairly oily, sensitive skin and enlarged pores across my nose and cheeks. I use this every Sunday night and get amazing results. My skin feels renewed and is so clear and soft after using this mask. I've noticed my skin doesn't get as oily as it used to as well since I've been using it. A little goes a long way. I bought mine in December and have still got at least half left now in May.
LuxuriousSmells amazing and feels luxurious on the skin.
Nice mask for congested, dull skinI have mostly dehydrated skin with some congestion & blackheads on my t-zone. I have found this mask great when I need a deep cleanse. It does just that without drying out my skin
such a good mask!I have such an oily t zone and enlarged pores. Usually face masks do nothing for me! I found that this product shrunk my pores and helped control oil production. If you have oily skin you need to get this :)
Smells goodI use this mask bi weekly in between a skinstitut hydration mask. It smells good and gives me a clear and clean complexion
Only use it in problem areasI enjoy this mask, I steam my face before using for a few minutes and apply this only to my problem areas, nose, chin tiny part of cheeks and forehead. It’s too drying for the rest of my face but is great on my nose. My pores seem much clearer and have no breakouts from clogged pores on my chin at all. Really enjoy this and it’s so cost effective for what it does
Best mask I've ever usedI'd previously bought a starter pack of Alpha H products to try as my skin had become quite oily as of late. This mask is a definite must have for me and something I needed to repurchase ASAP!
I've never used a mask that cleaned my pores so thoroughly before, in turn making them appear much smaller. I use it once a week to keep my skin looking super fresh. I feel like my skin is tighter aft...Read More
GreatI love this mask! It has helped my skin so much since I started using it. I love how it feels on and my skin just loves it. I am definitely recommending this product to others! I will be buying more of this!
average maskI made a mistake to scrub my face before using this mask. This mask has a warm feel when applied to the face so having scrub my face before putting it on it gives a slight burning feeling. But after washing off the mask my skin feels cleaned
The mask is very good for oily skin, it's clay based an absorbs the oil very well. I use it once a week and I am always left with a very smooth and matt...Read More
A really well formulated maskI have been using this mask along with the liquid gold mask, liquid gold treatment and Alpha H cleansers for about 14 years. I have dry skin and a bit of redness as my skin is very pale. I really love using this mask, it smells so nice, and feels so good on. I use the masks once a week and it usually lasts for around 6 months. Helps with pores, blackheads, pimples, etc. also great just to spot tre...Read More
GoodIt smells awesome and does what it says but I don't find it terribly useful in minimising my pores or even at the very least, purify my oily skin. It's a bare minimum product.
Alpha-H Balancing and Pore Refining Mask with Jojoba OilIt smells awesome and does what it says but I don't find it terribly useful in minimising my pores or even at the very least, purify my oily skin. It's a bare minimum product.
Great maskThis is one of the best masks I've ever tried. It immediately refreshes my complexion and tightens pores. I've tried ultraceuticals and janssen masks before, and I'd say Alpha-H provides the same results for almost half the price of those other brands. Will definitely purchase again.
Weekly must have!I have been using this mask for a few weeks now and can honestly say I’ve noticed a huge difference to my skin texture! It’s so convenient that it only needs to be on my face for 10mins before washing off and leaving a smooth texture behind- my skin feels amazing after using this! I have combination skin and it truly makes it feel so much better! My skin glows the next day after using this!
Horrible!Used this mask twice and both times it has burned my skin so bad and left my face bright red until the next morning. I’ve had strong acid masks at salons and felt less pain than I’ve experienced from this mask. Would not recommend for anyone!
Smells beautiful and works wonderfullyI have been using this mask along with the liquid gold mask, liquid gold treatment and Alpha H cleansers for about 14 years. I have dry skin and a bit of redness as my skin is very pale. I really love using this mask, it smells so nice, and feels so good on. I use the masks once a week and it usually lasts for around 6 months. Helps with pores, blackheads, pimples, etc. also great just to spot tre...Read More
Feels amazing!I love the way this mask makes my skin feel! I’ve only used it a couple of times but after each time my skin feels so soft. I feel like it also calms down my skin when it’s breaking out. Love it!
Smells niceI got this for my bf and he really liked it, he doesn’t have bad skin anyways just a few spots pop up from clogged pores/bacteria do this nice light weight face mask helped with that
LoveLove this face mask, it does sting for a few minutes when you first apply but then it's gone. Skin feels nice and clean after using.
LoveSome of my favourite masks! Theres no fun colour, peel, smell, or sparkle to these but they really do the job!
Glow!Get ready to tingle! It does what it says and more, my weekly mask no question. I have dry skin but get the odd pimple, this mask zaps those little buggers, refines and moisturisers! Look fresh and toned
Nice MaskI purchased this by accident but after giving it a go found it left my skin feeling and looking nice. Would say that it is more for mature skin though.
Great - does what it claims!I love this mask. I don't have oily skin, but this is great when my skin fluctuates. It feels refreshed and clean after, but not dry. There is a bit of stinging on any little bumps, but it just feel like its working. I'm a fan of the smell, but I like herbal smells (not everyone does).
deep cleanseI recently purchased another bottle of this and was reminded again why I love it so much. It’s a smooth clay formula that smells amazing and gives a really thorough clean out of your pores without feeling harsh on the skin. Since using it again my skin is less congested, softer, and visibly brighter
SoothingI use this mask weekly and whilst initially there is a lot of burn and tingling for me it dries quite quickly leaving soft pore-reduces skin behind. I find the jojoba oil really helps to counteract the tingling sensation
Great ProductI've only recently started using this product but it feels great when it's on and my face looks nice and refreshed when it's washed off.
loved it from first usei recently purchased this mask and have loved it from my first use. it is a bit tingley at the start but really tightens pores and evens my skin. i use it weekly.
Smells incredibleThis gives skin a really lovely pick me up - super hydrating, feels nourishing, and smells incredible. I love the way my skin feels during and after using this.