Sleeping beauty definitely relied on more than just 8 hours of shut-eye a night, which is why we're looking at 10 of the best overnight beauty products to give your skin (and hair) a little boost.
With pollution, environmental aggressors, stress and lack of sleep all wreaking havoc on our delicate complexions, it's time we took a hard-line approach and invested in the best overnight beauty products to support and protect.
Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask
When skin feels a little tight, sore or dehydrated, add in the Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask into your routine. It's a sleep-in face mask which contains a blend of botanical oils like avocado and apricot kernel to quench skin's thirst and leave it moisturised and dewy. As with all Origins products, it's free from chemical nasties and instead only contains good-for-your-skin ingredients that help to nourish, nurture and protect. We love to spread a thin layer all over the skin when our complexion needs a little hydration boost.
Sarah Chapman Overnight Facial
Sarah Chapman's Overnight Facial is a seriously cult product in the beauty world and loved by celebrities, bloggers and industry experts. A powerful potion of vitamins, antioxidants, omega oils and the brand's signature brightening complex, it helps to remove dulling debris from the skin's surface for a revitalised glow come morning. Rose, jasmine and frangipani add a natural (and non-synthetic) fragrance to the elixir, while vitamins A & C brighten and protect against environmental aggressors.
Pixi Overnight Glow Serum
If you're looking for a fast way to a seriously glowing complexion, the Pixi Overnight Glow Serum is one of the best overnight beauty products to go for. Made with a 10% glycolic acid base, the serum dissolves dead skin cells, dirt and impurities to leave behind a baby soft and illuminated complexion when you wake up. For those worried about it being too harsh for their skin, it also contains a cushioning blend of cucumber and aloe vera to soothe and relieve as it works. It's simply magic.
Murad City Skin Overnight Detox Moisturiser
If you love in the city or any built-up area, you absolutely need the Murad City Skin Overnight Detox Moisturiser in your beauty routine. It contains Marrubium Plant Extract, which is incredibly rich in antioxidants to reduce the effects of pollution and harmful aggressors on the skin. Rich in vitamin C, it also helps to brighten dulling complexions and leave your skin looking glowy and gorgeous by morning time.
ESPA Overnight Hydration Therapy
Straight from the spa experts, the ESPA Overnight Hydration Therapy is like a drink of water for your skin. Rich in hyaluronic acid, konjac root and chicory root extract, the lightweight cream formula helps to moisturise, smooth and keep the skin protected against environmental aggressors by strengthening its barrier. Unique encapsulated lavender gently bursts when massaged into the skin, which releases a delicate and calming scent to help soothe you into the dreamiest night sleep.
Darphin Purifying Balm
If you suffer from combination or blemish-prone skin, you will love Darphin's Purifying Balm. It contains a blend of 12 essential oils which help to minimise the appearance of redness and blemishes by purifying the skin and ridding it of dead cells, dirt and impurities. Tea tree, lavender, sage and beeswax help to counteract infection and nourish the skin for a complete complexion renewal come morning. Simply smooth a thin layer over the skin before bed and fall asleep to let its restorative powers work magic.
Clinique Turnaround Overnight Revitalising Moisturiser
If you have seriously dehydrated or dry skin, you will love Clinique's Moisture Surge collection. For an even deeper and targeted overnight treatment, try the brand's Turnaround Revitalising Moisturiser, which contains a blend of botanical extracts and vitamins to hydrate and renew as you sleep. Simply layer on after cleansing and toning and let it get to work as you snuggle down for your 8 hours.
Dermalogica Overnight Repair Serum
For more mature skin looking for an anti-ageing formula, you can't get any better than the Dermalogica Overnight Repair Serum. Part of the brand's Age Smart range, the unique formula contains a supercharged peptide complex that helps to stimulate natural collagen production and keep the skin plumped-up, firm and smooth. It also contains argan and rose oils to hydrate and soothe, so that skin appears smooth and dewy.
Shu Uemura Essence Absolue Overnight Serum
You might not think of being able to look after your hair as you sleep; after all, who wants to go to bed with oily locks? Enter the Shu Uemura Essence Absolue Overnight Serum. Perfect for dry, damaged and dehydrated locks, the unique cream formula melts into the hair instaneously so that it doesn't feel heavy or greasy as you sleep. It contains the brand's signature camellia oil to nourish and protect it from further damage.
Iluminage Skin Rejuvenating Pillowcase
If you already have your favourite overnight beauty products stored away, then add a super pillowcase into your bedtime beauty routine instead. The Iluminage Skin Rejuvenating Pillowcase is made with a blend copper oxide fibres which have incredible anti-ageing benefits for a more youthful and renewed complexion when you wake up.