“I will not let age change me; instead, I will change the way I age”
Most of us are worried about aging, aren’t we? And, we try almost everything possible within our reach to ensure that our skin stays glowing, vibrant, and younger.
But, what about nighttime? Do we take enough care of our skin? Most of us are unaware that our skin revives and rejuvenates itself while we are asleep. Moreover, our skin is away from all the environmental stressors or pollutants that can hamper the skin texture and tone!
If you generally go to your bed without a night cream, perhaps your beauty skincare regimen is wrong!
Because you are missing out on the benefits that a night cream brings to you. Though the idea of using night cream sounds very trivial, let us not forget some trivial matters are really important. How beneficial a night cream is for your skin cannot be defined in words!
Willing to know more about night creams, come on scroll up!
How Does Night Cream Help?
Just like you, your skin is in rest mode and undisturbed during the nighttime. Thus, this is the perfect time for your skin to repair and regain the nutrients. This is what we call beauty sleep, right? Choose the right night cream to undo the skin damages overnight. And, this is why it is essential to choose night creams that are free of chemicals. Or else, you will be ending up doing more harm than good to your skin! I am sure, you do not want that!
Hydrate your skin and let the ingredients in the night cream fight off the free radicals in the skin cells that can cause damages. Thereby, you will have a restored skin glow and radiance the morning after!
How Do I Pick The Right Night Cream?
As most of us use a day cream, so we believe that it is not really necessary to use a night cream. But, you are wrong here amigo! On one hand, the day cream helps in fighting off the environmental stressors, pollutants, etc.; as well as hydrating your skin.
While on the other hand, the night cream is supposed to be loaded with vitamins, nutrients, and minerals, in order to repair the damages, faced by the skin the entire day! Now, it is your responsibility to look for a night cream that is actually free from those toxic chemicals and actually manages the health of your skin.
On the other hand, night creams need to be inclusive of antioxidants and vitamins. These are some primary elements that are a must in a night cream in order to get into action to act on the skin.
While looking for a night cream, make sure that it has vitamins A, C, E, and antioxidants along with the goodness of other nature-origin ingredients. If you are worried about your skin aging, perhaps, night cream with nature-origin ingredients can work wonders for you. Most of the night creams in the market are anti-aging or at least manage the signs of premature aging.
One thing to remember is that using such night creams might make your skin sensitive to the sun. Therefore, if you are using a night cream that is making your skin sensitive, then make sure to apply sunscreen every morning you step out in the sun. However, choose a sunscreen that is light on your skin to avoid more sensitivity. One mantra to get the best sunscreen is to stick to the ones with the most natural ingredients.
But Am I Too Young To Use A Night Cream?
A night cream does not only function as an anti-aging. Instead, it helps in reviving, rejuvenating, hydrating, and repairing the damages on the skin. You may use night repair cream if using a day cream makes your skin look dull and tanned. A night cream’s role is to combat, repair the damages that the skin faces all day due to dust, pollutants, and other environmental stressors.
What’s The Right Way To Apply Night Cream?
Just dabbing your face with the night cream is not enough! Since they are going to repair your skin, you must massage them well into the skin to ensure that they enter the deep layers to repair your skin inside out effectively.
Here are some steps to follow while applying night repair cream:
- Wash your face with mild warm water and face wash.
- Pat your skin dry and apply toner if you have a combination of oily skin.
- Now, let your skin dry.
- Take a little amount of night cream on your hand and dot your face with it- one on the forehead, two on each cheek, nose, and chin- 5 in total!
- Massage the cream into the skin with your fingertips by using an upward circular motion or you can use a gua sha tool or face massage rollers.
- Do not miss out on the neck area.
- Remember to apply the night cream 10 minutes prior to hitting the bed.
Ideally, you shall have glowing and radiant skin the morning after!
Night creams are the perfect way to hydrate your skin and undo the damages that your skin faces the entire day. Regular use of night cream makes sure that moisture content is retained in the skin as well as it supplies essential nutrients and allows the skin to repair itself overnight!