Creams are an important part of any skin routine, both day and night but it has been a very debatable and interesting topic for most of the amateurs; that why do you need both day and night creams?
Well, to understand the benefits and importance, we need to know what is the difference and purpose of the day and night creams, so let’s start with it
During the day, our skin is exposed to sun rays, pollution or different foreign particles when you’re out there shopping, or going for work. Not only you need a cream that protects you from the effects, but also heal the damaged skin already from the prolonged exposure.
Day creams have anti-oxidants, anti-aging properties; some of them even have caffeine to make the skin look refreshed. They usually made of non-greasy formulas so that your skin doesn’t lose its shine, and glow irrespective.
However, it’s the perfect mix of everything that makes them worth including, because to much anti-aging ingredients such as retinoids can also make the skin sensitive to sunlight, UV rays and may cause irritation.
And ending with one of the most important benefits, they help in moisturizing, so if you’re heading outside, don’t forget to use some on the face forever glowing skin.
An indulgent creamy blend of moisture-retaining, age-defying and glow-inducing ingredients that keep skin fresh, soft and protected.
The purpose of night creams is completely different from the day ones, on the one side where day creams help in protecting the skin, night one helps in the recreation process.
Night creams are made for doing the construction work for the skin, which means, all the repairing, restoring, rejuvenating and regenerating are done with a mixture of highly potent ingredients like hyaluronic acid, glycolic acid, retinol, etc
The formulas are designed so that, at night skin absorbs the slow moisture, and at the time you’re up, your skin would be all refreshed, full of moisture and ready to go out. Night creams are usually heavier, slowly penetrates the skin, have richer compositions and goes deeper in the skin, since it has so much time to settle down and do its what
A rich and creamy blend of illuminating, age delaying, and Vitamin-rich ingredients that keep skin hydrated, radiant and dewy smooth. A great nightly pampering ritual.
Do we need both?
Now that you know what they do, the real question arises whether you should use both, the answer is obviously yes, but don’t forget that since both of the creams have a different purpose and applying time, one doesn’t make it better than the other.
Choose your day cream on the symptoms of the skin that has to with the texture of your skin, like if your skin has an uneven tone, pollution effects, more like everything that has to do with physical attributes of the skin.
And night cream should be chosen based on what your skin needs to improve the structural wellness, decide the ingredients according to that. Repairing of skin is as important as protecting it.