If you want hydrated skin and work on those wrinkles, heal dry skin the night creams are essentials that are important in a night skincare regime. We often buy those expensive creams and at times regret later. How about saving all that money and utilising the ideal time at the same time? Make your own night cream at home using these different ingredients and let us know how it turned out.

Olive Oil Night Cream

olive night cream

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Olive oil locks the moisture of the skin and when combined with coconut oil, it is a blessing. Vitamin E in this night cream repairs and protects the skin.

Ingredients:

  • Half cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 tbsp beeswax
  • 2 capsules of vitamin E

Method: 

  • Melt olive oil, coconut oil and beeswax together in a saucepan on low heat.
  • Crush the capsules and add to the saucepan. Allow it to cool.
  • Store the cream in a container in room temperature. You can use this for 2-3 months.

Glycerine Cream

rose water night cream glycerine

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Great for winter glycerin is a staple in many households. This ingredient helps in restoring moisture and coconut oil replenishes your skin’s health with its antifungal properties. Rose water and almond oil will give a fresh appeal to the dead and sagging skin.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp rose water
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 tbsp almond oil
  • 1 tbsp glycerine

Method:

  • Take a double boiler and melt almond and coconut oil together. 
  • Remove the boiler from heat and add rose water and glycerine to the mixture.
  • Store the cream in a container and use it daily before going to bed.

Cocoa Butter Wrinkle Cream

cocoa butter night cream anti wrinkle

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For dry, dull, and chapped skin, cocoa butter works great. This is the best homemade night cream for wrinkles.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp cocoa butter
  • 1 tbsp virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil

Method:

  • Add all the ingredients in a boiler and heat so that they all merge. 
  • Let it cool.
  • Store the cream in a container.

Green Tea Detoxifying Cream

green tea night cream

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This cream is good when you want to get rid of impurities and ill effects caused by pollution. Also, the aloe vera in this will restore the health of your skin. 

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp green tea extract
  • 1 tbsp almond oil
  • 1 tbsp rose water
  • 1 tbsp essential oil
  • 1 tbsp aloe vera juice
  • 1 tbsp beeswax

Method:

  • Mix beeswax and almond oil in a double boiler and boil it till it all merges. 
  • Remove the mixture from flame and add aloe vera and mix.
  • Then add green tea extract, essential oil and rose water.
  • Store the cream in a container.

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Anti-Acne Aloe Vera Night Cream

You can prepare this cream at home and use it daily. Aloe vera nourishes the skin to make it soft, supple and young.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp aloe vera extracts
  • 1 tsp lavender oil
  • 1 tsp primrose oil

Method:

  • Take aloe vera extract from the plant and mix it with lavender oil.
  • Add primrose oil and blend.
  • Store the cream in a container and apply daily.

Milk Cream

Milk is superb for cleansing, moisturising, and nourishing.

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp milk cream
  • 1 tsp rose water
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp glycerine

Method:

  • Mix all the ingredients and blend using a blender or whip with a spoon until a smooth lump-free paste is formed.
  • Store the cream in a container.

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Almond Oil Night Cream For Dry Skin

Almond oil is rich in vitamin E and cream using this ingredient works best on dry skin. Honey and cocoa butter will add smoothness and shine to the skin.

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp almond oil
  • 2 tbsp cocoa butter
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 2 tsp rose water

Method:

  • In a boiler, melt almond oil and cocoa butter together.
  • Then add rose water and honey to it, and blend it all.
  • You can store it in a refrigerator.

Pick your ingredients according to your skin type and make this jar of happiness at home. Let us know how it went and do click images of it and tag us at HerZindagi English on Facebook and Instagram.