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15 Things to do While Your Mud Mask Dries

Because you might as well have a little fun while you wait!

You’ve slathered your face in SEACRET’s Mineral-Rich Clarifying Mud Mask, and now you have to wait for it dry. What do you do for 15 minutes?! Fortunately, we’ve come up with a list.


1. Cook a delicious meal!

Chef Jamie Oliver has put together an amazing selection of meals that can be cooked, start to finish, in around 15 minutes. From Pasta Pesto to Chorizo Carbonara, you’ll have a warm meal by the time you’re ready to peel off your Mud Mask!

2. Watch this compilation of funny cat videos!

Everyone loves cats. Why? Because they do the silliest things! After much careful research and hours on YouTube watching cat videos, we have determined that this video is: a) full of many awesome cats, and b) almost 15 minutes long. Enjoy.



3. Start learning a new language on Duolingo

From Spanish and French, to German or Italian, you can begin learning a new language online for free! With over 10 different languages available to learn, and many more on the way (including Klingon, for you Trekkies), Duolingo is a great way to add a new skill your your repertoire!

4. Learn about success from legendary UCLA Basketball Coach John Wooden.

With 10 NCAA Basketball National Championships under his belt, John Wooden knows a thing or two about success. Learn about the difference between winning and succeeding while you purify and detoxify your skin.

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5. Accomplish something with the Forward15 approach to productivity!

Forward15 is when you take 15 minutes out of your day, every day, to do something that makes you feel like you “did something.” Sounds simple enough, but it’s quite powerful!

6. Go Google Sightseeing!

Just because you can’t travel to the world’s exotic places, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them! With Street View tours, the 7 new-ish wonders of the world, and even the downright weird, you can go for a little vacation while you wait for your mud mask to dry!



7. Make a batch of cookies

You’ll be eating warm chocolate chip cookies by the time you’re ready to remove your Mud Mask with this quick and easy recipe. So go ahead, preheat the oven, pour yourself a tall glass of cold milk, and indulge!

8. Do a little brain training on Lumosity

Lumosity is a great way to improve your brain skills in just 15 minutes a day! Lumosity has taken years of scientific research on brain function and turned them into games that can improve your memory, increase your attention span, boost your problem solving abilities and much more!



9. Get lost down a Wikipedia rabbit hole

You know how it goes. First you start reading an article about Grumpy Cat, and 2 hours later, you’re reading about the line of succession to the British throne (they’ve really thought this thing out). Or something like that. Fortunately, this list offers 10 great starting points for your Wikipedia adventures!

10. Make and fly the world’s best paper airplane

This is the paper airplane that broke the world record for length of flight. This is a big deal. Grab the kids, follow these instructions, and your family can fly a piece of history!



11. Get a jump start on weekend cleaning by doing a 15 minute microtask

Cleaning?! Let us explain: completing a 15 minute microtask each day, Monday through Friday, will save you an hour and 15 minutes on Saturday or Sunday!

12. Read about the mystery of the Death Valley Germans

A tale of mystery, intrigue, and adventure, the Tale of the Death Valley Germans is a multi-part story that spans quite a few years, and is well worth the read. Though to be fair, you won’t get through all of the installments in the time it takes for your Mud Mask to dry, but it’s a start!



13. Check in on the International Space Station

See stunning live imagery of Earth direct from the International Space Station! You can also check in on the crew while they carry out their work, provided it’s during their working hours.

14. Watch a TED Talk

TED talks are a great way to spend 15 minutes of your time. Whether you’re looking for something insightful, entertaining, or funny, TED brings you great ideas from truly brilliant people!


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15. Give your fingers a little TLC with our Nail Care Collection.

With our famous Buffing Block, a Nail File, Cuticle Oil, and a tube of our Body Lotion, the Nail Care Collection is the perfect way to spend 15 minutes!

Who says you can’t do two things at once? Put on your Mud Mask and make the best of your time while it dries!