REPLENISHING CREAM for Evening
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Skincare that works
Always At Peak Efficacy
We created truly fresh skincare, ensuring that our formulas feature ingredients that are not only sourced fresh, but are also formulated, small-batched, sent, and applied fresh as well. Unlike bottled skincare made for repeated use, LightWater is always fresh, at every application!
Why do we do it? Because it delivers maximum efficacy and results. Did you know that many skincare actives degrade rapidly, as soon as they're exposed to light, air or touch, rendering them ineffective?
LightWater is fresh from source to skin to maintain peak potency, so that you get the full benefit of each high-quality ingredient. Every day, every dose.
Feed your skin fresh to improve skin health and appearance from the outside to way deep within.
Fresh Actives, Real Results
+ Rejuvenated, healthy skin
+ Hydrated, softer, smoother skin
+ Reduced appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
+ More even tone and texture
+ Improved firmness and suppleness
+ Strengthened skin barrier
Proven + Pure
Made with only high-quality, essential ingredients that are clinically proven to improve skin health and appearance.
Crafted into the cleanest, purest formulations. We've created the first and only preservative-free moisturizers, and exclude all potential irritants and allergens. We'll never take any risks when it comes to the health of your skin.
This makes our formulas healthy and gentle for even the most sensitive skin.
We're also responsibly-sourced, vegan, and cruelty-free.
Developed by Skin Experts, Bioscientists + Dermatologists
LightWater was developed to be both as effective and gentle as possible. It nourishes skin with fresh, clean ingredients to improve skin health and stimulate natural defense and repair processes, resulting in better aging over time.
Developed with Fernanda Sakamoto, MD, PhD, a renowned innovator, researcher, and acne expert, with innovations across acne treatments, skin resurfacing, and more. She is an Assist. Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School and on the editorial board of Journal of Investigative Dermatology.
"Switching to LightWater is like going from eating processed, preserved foods every day to eating healthy, nutritious foods instead – but for your skin."
Smart + Sustainable
Better for the Planet
✔ Saves materials and resources: our daily doses are not only more hygienic and lock in freshness, they also use 75% less packaging than jars or bottles to hold the same amount of cream
✔ All our packaging is 100% recyclable or compostable
✔ Reduces beauty waste: our small production batches reduce the risk of unsold, expired, or degraded-quality products
✔ Earth-friendly formulas: we don't use any ingredients that can damage marine or plant life if they seep into the environment
This product is amazing. It has quickly become a dependable night cream that I know will hydrate my skin well through the night. It leaves my face feeling soft into the morning. I know that it will not cause reactions or breakouts, which makes my skincare routine so much easier. I can just apply it easily before bed and feel confident.
It instantly made my skin appear more smooth and supple. And after using it the last 4 weeks, my skin is more even in texture and tone. It provided real results.
Clinically proven, freshly sourced, and screened for purity, our ingredients are super clean and high quality for maximum efficacy.
We packed our formula with all the essential actives skin needs at night. These four featured ingredients are just some of the goodies you're feeding your skin with.
Our scientific approach to skincare is based on what’s ideal for the health of your skin
Water/Aqua/Eau, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Propanediol, Cetearyl Alcohol, C9-12 Alkane, Glycerin, Squalane, Lactobacillus Ferment, Cetearyl Glucoside, Lycium Barbarum Callus Culture (Goji Berry) Extract, Ferulic Acid, Ceramide NP, Phytosphingosine, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Prunus Avium (Sweet Cherry) Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax, Jojoba Esters, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Isomalt, Polyglycerin-3, Lecithin, Ammonium Polyacryloyldimethyl Taurate, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Caprylate, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Coco-Caprylate/Caprate
*All our ingredients are scored as a 1 or 2 (Green) on the EWG's Skin Deep.
When ingredients are fresh, they function better. Think of it as how much more nutritional value a fresh salad has vs. a stale, wilted one.
Skincare actives are quite fragile and oxidize and degrade rapidly, especially when repeatedly exposed to light, air, and touch. So, as soon as you open a pack of skincare, it starts to degrade in quality and efficacy. In fact, it's been degrading since first made and packaged if it's in a see-through jar. Plus, some oxidized ingredients may lead to skin sensitivities and irritation.
So, freshness is key. That's why we produce in small batches and package in daily doses, ensuring you get a freshly made, optimally performing product every day!
Regular skincare is preserved to last for at least 2 years because of the long supply chain (manufacturer to distributor to warehouse to store shelf) and consumer use period (2-3 months).
Yet, skincare actives begin oxidizing and degrading as soon as they’re mixed, with some losing half their efficacy in just 8 weeks!
LightWater has redesigned the entire process to deliver truly fresh actives at their peak potency and efficacy:
• Produced in small, frequent batches
• Packaged in daily doses to prevent exposure to light, air, or touch to keep the formulas fresh
• Delivered to you with a recommended use-by date
So, your skin gets the full benefits of each potent ingredient. Every single time you apply our skincare.
Preservatives function to maintain a long shelf-life and consumer use period, of generally >2 years. They kill bad bacteria that comes into contact with the product through light, air, or repeated touch.
While they're there for the product, they are harmful to skin. They kill any good microorganisms your skin has and needs, throwing your skin into imbalance and stress as it tries to recover. And it happens every time you apply any preserved product - which includes all current moisturizers and cosmetics on the market. They're also well known skin irritants and sensitizers, and lead to many skin conditions with repeated use.
Our patent-pending formulas and unique daily dose packages enable us to not use any preservatives. The formulas are specially made with ultra pure, sterile water. They stay fresh, clean, and hygienic until the packs are opened.
It’s an innovative approach and we did it because preservatives have been shown to cause skin irritation and allergies, and disrupt the microbiome. Our aim is healthier, happier skin!
We do not use any of the following ingredients commonly found in beauty care products. We also carefully screen for impurities and residuals of each ingredient.
• All preservatives (parabens, phenoxythanols, MIT/CIT, Boric acid, sodium benzoates, BHT, BHA, resorcinol, triclosan, triclocarban, formaldehyde, paraformaldehyde, formaldehyde releasers or donors, boric acid and its salts, etc.)
• Fragrances and fragrance allergens (including natural fragrances or essential oils)
• PEGs, PEG compounds
• Fluoridated materials (PFAS and its salts)
• Endocrine disruptors
• Sulfates (SLS, SLES)
• Phthalates (Dibutyl phthalate, Diethylhexylphthalate)
• EDTA (Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid)
• Amines (ethanolamines, TEA (triethanolamine), m-phenylenediamine, o-phenylenediamine and their salts)
• Mineral oils
• Ingredients tested on animals
• Animal-derived ingredients
• Nanomaterials and nanoparticles
• Microbeads or microplastics
• Chemical Sunscreen or UV filters
• GMO ingredients
• Solvent or extraction residuals or organic impurities (toluene, acetone, etc.)
• Heavy metals
• Coal tar
Your skin will immediately feel soft and moisturized.
At 2 weeks of use, expect to notice your skin looking more smooth, rejuvenated, and rested.
At 4 weeks of use, you're likely to notice your skin looking firmer, and more supple, strengthened, and youthful.
Skincare is about consistency over time. By feeding your face with fresh, high quality actives, you will support healthy functions and better aging.
We thoughtfully designed the AM and PM products to support different functions and metabolism of the skin throughout the day and night. The AM Multivitamin Moisturizer supports skin's daytime needs - moisturization and protection against daily activities, stress, and environmental aggressors. The PM Replenishing Cream supports skin's rest, renewal, and rejuvenation during the night and sleep.
Yes, our products are compatible with other skin care and makeup products.
Massage the Replenishing Cream onto face and neck as the last step in your evening regimen. Apply any excess to hands or upper chest. It's compatible with other skincare products, boosting their performance by locking in the active ingredients.
LightWater is formulated to work well with every skin type. Dry, sensitive, combination, oily, and normal. Any age, tone, color, gender. The face and body. LightWater is ideal and healthy for all. Our formulas are lightweight, hypoallergenic, noncomedogenic, pH- and microbiome-friendly, and dermatologist-approved.
Absolutely. Our products were designed to be as gentle and efficacious as possible, and are safe for use. So go ahead, mama, feed your skin fresh.
Our products have zero fragrances. Some of our ingredients have a natural scent to them, just like food does. You may notice a mild, earthy scent.
In a cool dry place, but some customers love to enjoy them out of the refrigerator!
LightWater is thoughtfully designed to be more sustainable:
• Packaging: All is either fully recyclable or compostable. Plus, the daily dose flexible packs are much more efficient than rigid jars, bottles, or tubes. In fact, they use between 35%-75% less material to hold the same amount of cream! No springs, caps, or extra labels needed. Fewer materials also mean less greenhouse gas emissions, water waste, and smaller carbon footprint.
• Formulas: our clean and pure formulas are earth-friendly, so none of our ingredients can damage marine or plant life if they seep into the environment
• Tackling beauty waste: as much as 40% of beauty products end up in the trash! We reduce waste by producing in small batches to reduce the risk of unsold, expired, or degraded-quality products.
Not when you factor in how effective LightWater is and how many products it replaces with its multifunctional benefits! Because LightWater is made and sent fresh, its actives actually do what they are meant to, so you see results faster.
Plus, our super clean and pure formulas nourish skin without any allergens or concerning ingredients whatsoever, so they're better for your skin's health.
Meet the simple regimen that moisturizers, strengthens your skin barrier, protects against environmental stressors, minimizes appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, evens out skin tone, and repairs. Spend far less on your skin care with LightWater. It simplifies your routine, period. Say so long to all those other products cluttering your shelves. Healthier, better looking skin is just an order away. And then you can even skip the makeup!