4 Best Homemade Anti Wrinkle Night Creams

In the recent times, most of the people understand the importance of keeping the skin clean and the importance of using a moisturizer on a daily basis. However, there are not many who really understand the importance of using a night cream that is usually designed to provide intensive moisturizing treatment. These night creams offer the benefit of keeping your skin moisturized at the time when you are fast asleep. Such products are more concentrated and will not get absorbed by your skin as quickly as the daily moisturizer. This intensive moisturizing is very important if you wish to look youthful for a longer period of time and keep the wrinkles at bay.

Homemade Anti Wrinkle Night Creams

As the skin ages, it loses a good deal of moisture and leads to formation of fine lines and wrinkles. In order to postpone their formation, it is necessary to provide your skin with the right amount of moisture. Applying the right night cream before you go to bed will assist you in achieving the same. As against the readily available products in the market, home-made anti-wrinkle creams are more useful as they are free from the chemicals and can be made according to your specific skin type.

Some of the best recipes for making anti-wrinkle night creams are here for you.

Homemade Apple Anti-wrinkle Night Cream

Apple is a wonderful anti-aging food. In order to keep the skin healthy and glowing, it can be consumed daily. And at the same time, this fruit can be used to make a home-made night cream that is very easy to make combining commonly available ingredients.

How to make Apple Anti-wrinkle night cream at home

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  1. One Apple- This fruit contains malic acid which helps in making the skin firm and smooth. It also helps in cell rejuvenation and cell re-building due to the presence of anti-oxidant properties.

  2. Half cup rose water- Rose water helps in maintaining the natural pH balance of the skin which guards against the different skin problems that are age related.

  3. Half cup pure olive oil- Olive oil has essential fatty acids, anti-oxidants such as Vitamin K and E and polyphenols. These nutrients work together to help delaying the aging process.

Do this:

  1. Wash and cut the apple in small pieces after removing the middle section including the seeds.

  2. In a blender, blend the cut pieces, resulting in a thick and smooth consistency. Pour the mixture in a clean and dry bowl.

  3. Add one-fourth cup of rose water and half cup of olive oil to the blended mixture and mix them.

  4. Now, you need to fill water in a pan and then place another pan on its top, creating a double boiler. Boil the water in the bottom pan on high flame.

  5. Put the apple mixture on the above pan when the water starts boiling and let it be there for a few minutes.

  6. Pour in the rest of the rose water when the mixture is still warm.

  7. Stir the mixture after you remove it from the fire. You have a choice to add a few drops of honey to this mixture as it rejuvenates and tightens the skin.

  1. Once it gets cooled, you can pour it an airtight container. It stays fresh for several days and works effectively.

How to Use it?

Apply the home-made apple night-cream on your face, arms and neck properly, massage it and leave overnight. Use warm water to wash it off the next morning. On regular use, you will experience improvement in your skin.

DIY Anti Wrinkle Night Creams

DIY Oil Based Herbal Anti-aging Night Cream

This anti wrinkle night cream uses certain oils and herbs that will keep your skin hydrated all through the night. Almond oil in this cream has anti-aging properties and at the same time reduces dark circles and puffy eyes. Extra virgin coconut oil and raw shea butter are extremely good skin protectors as well as amazing moisturizers having the ability to even heal the skin. Lemon essential oil is a detoxifier, astringent, brightener and assists in lightening the skin spots. Aloe Vera gel slows down the aging process of skin, aid in skin issues like eczema, repairs damaged skin etc. Therefore this homemade cream is a complete anti aging night cream and not just anti-wrinkle cream.

How to Make Oil based Herbal Anti-wrinkle Night Cream at home

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  1. Coconut oil- 1 tsp

  2. Beeswax- ½ tsp

  3. Almond oil- 2 Tbs

  4. Shea butter- ½ tsp

  5. Aloe Vera gel- 1/4 cup

  6. Vitamin E oil- 1 tsp

  7. Honey-1 tsp

  8. Lemon essential oil- 5-10 drops

  9. Bentonite clay- ½ tsp

Do this:

  1. In a microwave safe dish or a double boiler, put in the first four ingredients, that is almond and coconut oil along with beeswax and Shea butter.

  2. Melt them on slow flame.

  3. Cool them down and pour them in a blender.

  4. Mix Vitamin E oil, aloe vera gel, Lemon essential oil and honey in a separate bowl.

  5. Once the beeswax mixture gets completely cooled and gets the texture as that of a lip balm, break it up using a spoon.

  6. Now add the aloe vera mixture to it in the blender.

  7. Combine them well by blending properly.

  8. Put the available mixture in a non-metal bowl so that the ingredient do not react on coming upon contact with any metal.

  9. Now add bentonite clay to this. Stir properly with a non-metal spoon.

  10. You can store the night cream in a plastic or glass container and store in a dry and cool place.

How to use?

Apply the Home made herbal night cream on your face, arms and neck and massage it in circular motions every night. Next morning, use warm water to wash it off. On continual usage, you will notice that the dark circles and puffy eyes have decreased a lot. And at the same time, you can feel safe that no harmful chemicals are being applied on your skin.

Homemade Calendula Anti Wrinkle Night Cream

The infusion of Calendula herb offers a soothing effect and is very useful for dry and flaky skin. Calendula contains enough antioxidants to fight off free radicals all through the night and save your skin from their wrinkling effects. Frankincense essential oil derived from an aromatic resin taken from trees of the genus Boswellia, is a great ingredient that will not only slow down the wrinkling of skin but also help reduce the already formed wrinkles. Lemon essential oil in this preparation also helps in removing the wrinkles that are visible and at the same time, brightens the shallow looking skin.

How to Make Calendula Anti Wrinkle Night Cream at home

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  1. Dried calendula flowers- a handful

  2. Beeswax- ¾ oz (20gm or 4 tsp)

  3. Calendula Oil- 1 fl oz(30 ml or a little more than 2 tbsp)

  4. Lemon essential oil- ¼ tsp

  5. Frankincense essential oil- ¼ tsp

  6. Sweet Almond oil- 1 ½ fl oz (45 ml or a little more than 3 tbsp)

  7. Sieve

  8. Measuring jug

  9. Wooden spoon

  10. Heavy based- large stainless steel saucepan

  11. Clear/ dark glass jars with lids

Do this:

  1. Make a herbal infusion by putting the Calendula flowers in a jug and pouring 300 ml (1 – ¼ cups) boiling water over them. Leave them covered with a lid and let them cool down. Once cool, strain the mixture and keep in refrigerator.

  2. In a heavy-based large saucepan, place the beeswax so that it can be molten. Add sweet almond and Calendula oils and beat it steadily with a whisk or wooden spoon.

  3. Now, add 2 ½ tbsp of prepared calendula herbal infusion slowly to this mixture.

  4. Then remove the saucepan from the flame and keep on stirring until this cream cools down to body temperature.

  5. Add lemon and frankincense essential oils and stir again.

  6. It is necessary to keep on stirring until the cream cools down properly as otherwise, the water and cream will separate.

  7. Put the cream in airtight glass containers and store them in a dark place.

How to use?

Before you retire and get into the bed, clean your face and gently rub in the cream. It is necessary to use it from your jaw to your cheekbones, over your forehead and around your eyes. On the neck, go in the upward direction from the base to the chin.

Make Rosehip Seed Oil Anti-wrinkle Night Cream at Home

Rosehip seed oil is known to contain Vitamin A which helps in cell regeneration, reduces wrinkles and scars, and prevents advancement of aging and wrinkling. It also increases elasticity and promotes collagen build up. It has been proven to treat numerous skin problems such as UV damage, stretch marks, burns, surgery scars, psoriasis, acne, eczema, premature aging of skin, dermatitis, age spots and hyper-pigmentation etc.

How to Make Rosehip Anti-wrinkle Night Cream

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  1. Rosehip Seed Oil- 3 tsp

  2. Jojoba Oil- 2 tsp

  3. Coconut Oil- 1 tsp

  4. Apricot kernel oil- 3 tsp

  5. Beeswax pastilles- 1.5 tsp

  6. Rose water- 6-10 tsp

Do this

  1. Put Rosehip, jojoba, beeswax and the essential oils in a double boiler.

  2. Place on low heat and melt the wax gently for about 5-8 minutes.

  3. Stir properly.

  4. Once you remove the ingredients from the gas stove, let it cool properly.

  5. Place the above mixture in a blender.

  6. Now add the rosewater, little quantity at a time, preferably through the top of the blender.

  7. Once the blending is done, you will get a nice and fluffy cream.

  8. Place it in refrigerator for some time and it is ready for use.

Useful Tip

If you are a person who has very oily skin, double the amount of rose water and it will be perfect for your skin type.

How to use

Before you hit the bed, apply luxuriously on the face, neck and arms. Wash it off with warm water when you wake up the next morning. With continual use, you will have a wonderful looking, soft and supple skin devoid of any wrinkles and age-related skin issues.

You might also want to learn the homemade anti aging hand cream recipes. These recipes include a recipe for anti aging night cream for hands too.

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