An award-winning night cream featuring encapsulated retinol.
Wake up to the skin of your dreams. Retinol increases cell turnover and stimulates collagen production for clearer, bouncier, more youthful skin. The 0.15% retinol in Night Shift is encapsulated in a lipid sphere, which helps it reach the deepest layers of your skin. We added in powerful skin-soothers like ceramides, panthenol, and centella asiatica to keep your skin calm and happy.
50ml / 1.7 fl.oz.
Wake up to youthful, clear, bouncy skin.
Encapsulated retinol is augmented with skin-soothers like ceramides, centella asiatica, and marula oil.
The age-defying skincare all-star. Stimulates collagen production and increases cell turnover for bright, clear, youthful skin. Encapsulated in a lipid sphere for maximum stability and efficacy.
Lipids that make up around 50% of the skin’s natural moisture barrier. This skin-identical ingredient soothes, moisturizes, and protects your skin.
Centella Asiatica (Cica)
Cica’s medicinal and cosmetic properties are among the most researched in scientific literature. Anti-inflammatory, skin-strengthening, and jam-packed with antioxidants.
Water (Aqua), Glycerin, Squalane, Sclerocarya Birrea (Marula) Seed Oil, Hydrogenated Polydecene, Polyglyceryl-3 Methylglucose Distearate, Panthenol, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearic Acid, Dimethicone, Hydrocotyl (Centella Asiatica) Extract, Retinol, Allantoin, Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Ceramide EOP, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Carbomer, Copernicia Cerifera Cera, Propanediol, Sodium Cocoamphodiacetate, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Xanthan Gum, Humulus Lupulus Extract, Propylene Glycol, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Propylparaben
How it works
Your skin is made up of three layers: the thin, protective epidermis; the dermis providing structural integrity and nutrients to the epidermis; and the hypodermis, connecting the skin to the fat and muscle below.
The middle layer, the dermis, is most responsible for the visible signs of aging. It contains structural proteins like collagen and elastin, which keep skin bouncy, firm, and wrinkle-free. As we age and spend time in the sun, these proteins break down, which leads to wrinkles and sagging skin.
Retinol penetrates deep in your skin to unwind the visible effects of aging by stimulating new collagen production in the dermis. It also protects your collagen from degrading, and helps remove broken elastin fibers. Retinol also increases cell turnover in the outer layers of your skin, helping to fade dark spots and improve skin texture.
For all its excellent qualities, retinol can be fairly irritating, so we’ve included some powerful skin-soothers to counteract that side effect. Ceramides, panthenol (pro-vitamin B5), and centella asiatica (cica) all work to moisturize, calm, and protect your skin. Squalane and marula oils provide deep hydration and antioxidant benefits.
Is it right for me
Night Shift is formulated for all skin types. It’s deeply moisturizing but non-greasy, so it can be used on both very dry and very oily skin. While we formulate all products with sensitive skin in mind, retinol can cause irritation, so we recommend introducing Night Shift to your routine gradually and give your skin a chance to adjust.
Night Shift is vegan and cruelty-free. All Stratia products are free of common irritants like fragrance, alcohol, and essential oils.
- Night Shift
Wonderful texture, A+ ingredients, even my partner started using skincare again after seeing this in my cabinet.
First few weeks I used this every second night. It made my skin feel dry the next morning but after week three my skin was used to the retinol and I was very happy! The pump dispenses so much product. So I use about half a pump.
I like this product a lot but definitely dont need to use it much for sensitive skin. It cleared my blemishes quickly but irritated my skin if I use it too much. I have found that it is a wonderful once a week treatment. Finding this balance it has done wonders for my skin tone, blemishes and dehydration.
I LOVE this product. I am completely new to retinol and I researched for hours to discover a product that would be both gentle and moisturizing while packing a powerful punch. Night Shift blew me away. I applied it after my CeraVe Evening Moisturizing Lotion and experienced ZERO irritation and ZERO purging. Not only that, but I was so tempted to lather on more. The texture is luxuriously thick and creamy. It feels like a spa on my face and my skin drinks it in. My skin type is dry and sensitive. I also tend to experience dehydration during the winter/early spring seasons. This product changed the game! I only use one pump of it 1-2x a week and I wake up with smooth, moisturized skin. I’ve already recommended it to my friends and family. From all the hours of research I did at the beginning of my skincare journey trying to find a beginner-friendly retinol product, nothing compares to Night Shift. Please try this product!
This product moistures all night long without feeling suffocating or greasy. However, you definitely need to was your face in the AM after use, as it leave a barrier.