The 14 Best Eye Creams, Reviewed
Think you don’t need to use eye cream? Think again. Whether you’re dealing with dark circles, under-eye bags, or crow’s feet, there’s an eye cream out there that can help you address those concerns. All you have to do is find the right one. That’s where we step in. We tested a handful of eye creams and are sharing our reviews with you ahead.
L’OREAL PARIS AGE PERFECT EYE RENEWAL EYE CREAM
As we age, skin cell renewal decreases. As a result, overall skin vitality deceases as well, and signs of aging become more evident—think: wrinkles, fine lines and crow’s feet around the eye contour. While we can’t do much about the ticking hands of time, we can turn to anti-aging eye creams for help. Cue L’Oréal Paris’ Age Perfect Eye Renewal Eye Cream. After just four weeks, our editor noticed some pretty stellar results. Read her full review to find out what happened!
KIEHL’S HYDRATING EYE TREATMENT WITH AVOCADO
Treat your eye contour to a creamy formula that’s rich in avocado oil.You’ll find the experience to be quite comforting, as the formula gently moisturizes the delicate eye contour without migrating into your eyes. Curious to know if Kiehl’s Hydrating Eye Treatment with Avocado is worth your hard-earned money? Our editor tested the waters with a complimentary sample from Kiehl’s. Click here to discover how it went.
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LANCÔME ÉNERGIE DE VIE EYE ILLUMINATING & COOLING ANTI-FATIGUE COOLING EYE GEL
If you like the idea of a cooling eye gel with a convenient rollerball applicator, we’ve found your match. Lancôme’s Énergie de Vie Eye Illuminating & Cooling Anti-Fatigue Cooling Eye Gel instantly cools and refreshes the delicate eye contour, helping to wake up the look of fatigued eyes. The best part? The results don’t stop there. To learn more about what this product can do for the eye contour over time, read our review here.
LANCÔME VISIONNAIRE YEUX ADVANCED MULTI-CORRECTING EYE BALM
If you’re looking to reduce the appearance of imperfections around the eye contour, look no further than this eye balm from the Visionnaire line. Formulated with the brand’s HydraBLUR technology, this balm helps reduce signs of aging, such as fine lines, wrinkles, and dark circles. To know if it’s right for you, read our review here.
LANCÔME GÉNIFIQUE YEUX YOUTH ACTIVATING EYE CONCENTRATE
We all pursue eye creams that can give us a youthful-looking eye contour, which is why Lancôme’s Génifique Yeux Youth Activating Eye Concentrate earns five stars from us. Recommended for all skin types, this luxe texture caters to dark circles, puffy under-eye bags, and fine lines. Our editors took it for a test run and—spoiler!—they loved it! Read their full review, here.
LANCÔME RÉNERGIE LIFT MULTI-ACTION EYE LIFTING AND FIRMING EYE CREAM
If you have mature skin, reach for this potent anti-aging cream that can brighten the look of aging skin. In addition to being a radiance-boosting eye cream that can help reduce the appearance of signs of aging, it can also leave your skin feeling hydrated and comfortable. Our editors were lucky enough to try a complimentary sample. Read about their experience, here.
LANCÔME ABSOLUE PRECIOUS CELLS EYE VISIBLY REPAIRING AND REJUVENATING EYE CREAM
This moisturizing eye cream—from the luxurious Absolue Precious Cells collection—visibly smooths the look of wrinkles, minimizes signs of fatigue, and helps promote radiance. Do those benefits sound right up your alley? Lucky for you, it caters to all skin types. To learn more about the formula, click here.
VICHY LIFTACTIV SERUM 10 EYES & LASHES
We’re all for multi-tasking products here at Skincare.com, which is why Vichy’s LiftActiv Serum 10 Eyes & Lashes earns a spot on our top shelf. Formulated with rhamnose, hyaluronic acid, and ceramides, this lightweight eye serum can help illuminate the eye contour while fortifying lashes. To learn more about the two-in-one product, read up on all of its benefits here.
GARNIER CLEARLY BRIGHTER ANTI-PUFF EYE ROLLER
When it comes to eye products, two things we love are convenient applicators and budget-friendly items. Lucky for us, we get all of that and more with Garnier’s Clearly Brighter Anti-Puff Eye Roller. Formulated with antioxidant vitamin C, mint, and caffeine, this $13 eye roller instantly cools and refreshes the eye area. Want to know what it can do for you in just two short weeks? Click here for the full list of results—plus a handy tip for getting the most out of it!
VICHY LIFTACTIV EYES
This thick and creamy eye cream claims to reduce the appearance of dark circles, puffiness, and premature signs of aging. Curious to know if it lives up to its word? Find out in our review of Vichy LiftActiv Eyes, here.
VICHY AQUALIA THERMAL EYE BALM REVIEW
Formulated with Vichy’s Mineralizing Thermal Water and hyaluronic acid, this eye balm helps improve the look of fatigued-looking skin while protecting the skin against environmental aggressors. See if it’s right for you and your skin type, here.
VICHY IDÉALIA EYES
Illuminate the appearance of your eye contour with this cream formulated with pure caffeine, vitamin Cg, and micro mother-of-pearl pigments. Our editor used it in tandem with her concealer and her dark circles. To find out what happened, read her review of Vichy Idealia Eyes here.
GARNIER MIRACLE ANTI-FATIGUE SLEEPING CREAM
Before going to bed for the evening, apply Garnier’s Miracle Anti-Fatigue Sleeping Cream to the delicate areas around your eyes. Enhanced with lavender essential oil, and hyaluronic and hydroxy acids, the formula works to renew and firm the appearance of wrinkles. Results after just one week had women raving about the product! Find out what they’re saying, here.
SKINCEUTICALS A.G.E. COMPLEX
Looking to diminish the appearance of dark circles, puffiness, and the effects of glycation around the eye area? Reach for SkinCeuticals A.G.E. Complex. Formulated with a complex of flavonoids and synergistic peptides, blueberry extract, and ProXylane, this beloved eye cream improves the appearance of creping and sagging. Our editor received a complimentary sample from the brand and shared an in-depth review about her experience. Click here to learn more.
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