Which Erno Laszlo face mask is for me?

Erno Laszlo's skincare was exclusive to the elite for decades. Find out why.

I was surprised to find out the history of Erno Laszlo skincare. Turns out, this range has been going since 1927, and has a star-studded following - it was only in recent years that this skincare brand became available to the general public. Erno Laszlo only used to be available to the likes of Marilyn Munroe, Greta Garbo and Jackie Kennedy - even when it was new to department stores, it wasn’t possible to purchase without a membership.

Who is Erno Laszlo?

Erno Laszlo was an American skincare legend born in Hungary. He became famous for not just his expertise as a doctor who was interested in creating a personalised skincare ritual, but also for his long list of celebrity and royal clients. He rose to fame after successfully treating the Hungarian Princess’ problem skin, helping her to rediscover her self esteem.

After studying skin under a professor now considered the father of modern dermatology, Dr. Laszlo set out to master medicine and create a skincare routine that is tailored to unique skin conditions. Dr Erno Laszlo was known for his skincare range to treat acne, helping to heal the scars on American President John F Kennedy’s back.

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Why are Erno Laszlo masks famous?

Though Erno Laszlo is best known today for creating acne treatments, and cleansing as we know it today, Erno Laszlo masks have been popular for decades.

Erno Laszlo’s skincare philosophy was to blend dermatological science with both philosophy and psychology to create routines that are truly tailored to the people he personalised them for. Erno Laszlo masks do more than just treat your skin - they also treat you to time out of your day, to prioritise your own self.

Which Erno Laszlo mask should I try?

There’s an Erno Laszlo skincare solution for all skin types, and no matter how much spare time you have - even if none at all! - there's an Erno Laszlo skincare treatment mask for you.

Goodbye redness, hello hydration - the best mask to hydrate, calm and soothe

Erno Laszlo Hydra-Therapy Skin Vitality Treatment Mask is for all skin types, especially those prone to dehydration, discolouration or redness.

The perfect recharge after a long day, this innovative mask contains two steps to ensure that your mask is fresh every time. Simply mix the two steps together to form a soft pink liquid mousse, apply generously and let this peel off mask set before peeling it away in your own time. Your skin is left looking soft and plump, and you’ll also notice that any redness is reduced.

- Zinc is a naturally restorative ingredient, helping to improve your skin barrier - Panthenol - or Provitamin B5 - gives antioxidant support, leaving your skin feeling quenched - Comfrey Root has been used for centuries for its healing and soothing properties

Feeling congested? The famous pink clay mask that leaves your skin glowing

Don’t let how cute this mask is fool you - Erno Laszlo Pore Cleansing Clay Mask is serious business on pores. Gentle enough to use in conjunction with serious acne treatments, this smart mix of white and pink clays combine with ingredients that balance, hydrate and protect.

With all-natural rosewater to soothe and hydrate, this pink clay mask features broccoli and ginger root to protect the skin, leaving it looking brighter and helping your skin’s natural defenses against today’s harsh environment.

- Clears the skin through a gentle antimicrobial formulation - Helps to control oil, leaving the skin satin-matte - Sugar cane extract is a natural source of glycolic acid, acting as an exfoliant with antisepctic properties - Rosewater soothes and nourishes the skin, naturally offering hydration

Pigmented, textured skin? The benefits of detoxifying charcoal, without the mess

Get ready to glow! Charcoal, and a smart blend of AHAs derived fresh from grapes, oranges, apples and kiwis? Yes please!

The formulation might be complex but this mask is really simple - this sheet mask has the detoxifying, decongesting benefits of a charcoal mask combined with the skin smoothing intensity of an at-home AHA peel. Your skin is softened and looks more clear. Plus, hydrogel sheet masks offer a smart delivery system that leaves your skin more hydrated than traditional peels. A must have for anyone who experiences dehydrated flakey skin, blackheads, or pigmentation.

- Gives a radiant, clear finish - AHA Fruit Blend helps to speed the removal of dead skin cells - Kiwi Extract exfoliates and helps to fight pigmentation, rich in Vitamin C and E - Generous concentration of actives in a soothing hydrogel mask

No time to apply a mask? Try a sleeping mask.

The Erno Laszlo skincare philosophy is that every skin is unique, and every person has a different amount of time to dedicate to their skin - so of course, your skincare routine should be tailored to your needs.

Erno Laszlo Hydra-Therapy Memory Sleep Mask uses futuristic, NASA-inspired memory gel technology to help give your skin everything it needs, in a comfortable, weightless formulation. Ideal for all skin types, especially mature or those with signs of premature ageing or tiredness, this overnight sleep mask leaves your skin looking glowing and restored.

Simply pop this on before you go to bed, and wake up looking refreshed and well-rested. Your skin is smoothed with Erno Laszlo’s 24-hour hydrators, any signs of dullness or fine lines banished and reduced.

No matter what your skincare concern is, you can shop Erno Laszlo’s best masks for your skin.

Here’s a handy cheat sheet to help you decide on which mask you should try from Erno Laszlo:

Enjoy your new celebrity-approved face treatment mask from Erno Laszlo!