I have never been one to use a separate night cream as I have never really loved buying moisturisers as I struggle to find the right consistency whereby the moisturiser does not feel like a film on my face. Usually when purchasing moisturisers, I normally get one in which I can use both day and night and also offers plenty of hydration but doesn't feel like 'grease' for my combination skin. However, despite this, I do love to try new things and when I went to Mecca Cosmetica before my move to Shanghai, I ended up purchasing a few pieces in the Codage Paris product range. One of these purchases was the Creme de Nuit Night Cream which I probably didn't need but I wanted to try it anyway.
Codage Paris has been a brand in which many of you know that I am a huge fan of. I have previously reviewed one of their serums here. I love the brand's concept in how they market their serums and the simplicity of the brand appeals to me greatly. However, I was actually a bit reluctant to purchase this moisturiser as I wasn't sure if purchasing a separate night cream was necessary for me. I was also skeptical that it wouldn't do anything for my skin, except leave it as a greasy mess in the morning. I soon found that when I started to use this, my skepticism was uncalled for, as this night cream, although rich, thick and velvety in texture applied like a dream. After using this, I found that when I woke up in the morning, my skin was hydrated, pillowy soft and healthy looking in appearance. It has now become quite the favourite in my night time routine.
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