Sleeping is good for your skin, this much we know. Your body boosts blood flow to the skin and regenerates cells while you snooze. But it could be even more efficient. So why not use those hours in bed to supercharge your skincare? Optimize the benefits of your regimen by choosing products that are formulated to work overnight. They deliver long-term results and ensure you wake up looking your best.
For Better Skin Overall
This concentrated cream is rich in powerful botanical extracts, fatty acids and the brand's proprietary Moisture+ Complex which helps your skin retain moisture while reducing redness, smoothing the skin's texture and improving elasticity. A little goes a long way and you'll start to notice results after just a few nights.
$52 by Buckler's
No one wants to wear zit creams during the day. Let this powerful gel work its magic while you sleep in the comfort and privacy of your own bedroom. A Vitamin B complex of niacinamide, zinc gluconate and salicylic acid helps clear skin, calm inflammation and prevent future breakouts by reducing excess oil, exfoliating skin and eliminating bacteria.
$50 / $38.49 by Dermalogica
For Dry Skin
All day long, your skin loses vital moisture, and the busier you are, the more it loses. This specially formulated mask infuses moisture back into your skin with avocado and apricot kernel oil, while Japanese seaweed repairs skin's hydration barrier to prevent future dehydration tomorrow. This is also perfect for long, overnight flights.
$27 by Origins
For Fine Lines and Wrinkles
This multi-action cream from renowned dermatologist Dr. Nicholas Perricone was formulated to work overnight when your body's natural regeneration process is at its peak. It's fortified with antioxidant-rich Alpha Lipoic Acid and skin-tightening DMAE to tone and strengthen your skin, while minimizing fine lines and creases.
$115 by Perricone MD
For Tired Eyes
This effective eye cream has accelerated Retinol SA for quick results but it can also lead to sun sensitivity when you have it on, so it's best to use this overnight. The lightweight cream helps smooth the look of crow's feet, brightens the under-eye area and reduces the look of dark circles.
$17.73 by Neutrogena
For Irritated, Stressed Skin
Infused with powerful antioxidants to combat environmental damage, this vitamin-enriched lotion absorbs quickly. The formula includes a powerful liposome that helps protect and revitalize skin while you sleep, evening out your skin tone and shrinking the appearance of pores.
$42 / $35.92 by Lab Series