Your skin has to put up with a lot of stress and pollution on a day-to-day basis. Because of this, your skin tends to lose its elasticity and firmness. It is said that your skin absorbs all the essential nutrients when you are asleep, that is why using a night cream is advisable before you go off to bed. It helps clarify and replenish your skin. Apart from keeping your skin well-hydrated, they are also said to contain excellent anti-ageing properties. Night creams contain ingredients like vitamin E and AHA acids that fight wrinkles and fine lines. Thus it is a must for every persons to use a night cream on a daily basis.
How to apply: Night creams are usually applied only before you go to sleep.
Start with cleansing your face thoroughly using a gentle cleanser, suited to your skin type. Pat your face dry.
Now apply the night cream in gentle, upward strokes in circular motion, using your fingers.
Avoid the area around your eyes.
Never forget to apply the cream around your neck. This is the place where the ageing lines are most visible.
Remember to apply the cream half-an-hour before you go to bed.