Applying a good cream to your face and neck every night before going to bed is something that should be a part of every woman’s beauty routine. However, more often than not, these night creams burn a hole in your pocket and many women don’t feel comfortable applying creams packed with chemicals overnight.
But worry not, as we have got for you a list of night creams that you can make at home for the excellent skin!
1. Milk cream- rose water cream
Mix a tablespoon of milk cream with a teaspoon each of rose water, glycerin and olive oil to create a cleansing and moisturising night cream. You will wake up with refreshed, soft skin in the morning. This one is great for sensitive skin
2. Skin whitening and brightening cream
Grind until smooth about 10 peeled almonds that have been soaked overnight with a teaspoon each of turmeric powder and sandalwood powder, 5 strands of saffron, half a cup yoghurt, and 5 drops of lemon juice. If used regularly overnight this moisturiser can lighten your skin and keeps the skin healthy and blemish-free.
3. Cream for dry skin
Melt 2 tablespoons of cocoa butter with 1 tablespoon of almond oil in a double boiler. Take the mixture off the flame and add rose water and honey to it. Let the mixture cool and store it in a container. All the ingredients of this cream are well known for their moisturising and hydrating properties, ensuring relief to dry skin and soft, glowing skin if used regularly!
4. Olive oil cream
Mix half a cup of extra virgin olive oil, two spoons coconut oil, one spoon beeswax (overheat if in solid state) and crush vitamin E capsules in the container. Mix the contents well. This cream will leave your skin soft and moisturised if used every night. It is great for combination skin.
5. Acne Night Cream
Mix aloe vera gel, lavender oil and primrose oil, and apply it every night before going to bed if you have skin that is prone to acne. This will help prevent acne and even help with the blemishes. Also, lavender oil is very soothing and will help you sleep like a baby!
6. Anti- wrinkle cream
Mix 2 tablespoons of cocoa butter, one tablespoon extra virgin olive oil and 1 tablespoon coconut oil to make a smooth cream. Apply this every night to get rid of wrinkles and to get the extra smooth skin.
7. Detoxifying Cream
Mix a teaspoon each of green tea extract/essential oil, a tablespoon each of almond oil, rose water, aloe vera gel and beeswax. This night cream will detoxify your skin of all impurities and pollution. Also, it will reduce dullness and give you glowing, healthy skin!
8. Glycerin cream for winter
Mix two tablespoons of rose water with a tablespoon each of coconut oil, almond oil and glycerin for a moisturising winter cream. Apply it every night to get soft and supple skin during winter!