7 Best Eye Creams to Get Rid of Dark Circles and Under-Eye Puffiness
Tired? Honestly, same. In full transparency, we don’t always get a good night’s sleep as often as we’d like, which often leads to dark circles and puffy under-eyes. But just because we missed out on our eight hours doesn’t mean that we can’t fake it ’til we make it. Enter: the very important (but often overlooked) eye cream. Our delicate under-eye area needs some extra love and attention because, aside from dark circles, this thin and sensitive area of our skin often ages faster than any other part of our body. So, if you want to minimize early signs of aging and lessen the appearance of dark circles and puffy eyes, read on for seven of our top eye cream recommendations.
Garnier SkinActive Clearly Brighter Anti-Dark Circle Eye Roller
Zap away your dark circles with this magical roll-on applicator. It's an affordable two-in-one eye care and concealer that infuses vitamin C, caffeine and three mineral pigments to refresh and wake up the under-eye area.
IT Cosmetics Confidence in an Eye Cream
If you like the best-selling IT Cosmetics Confidence in a Cream Moisturizer then you’re going to love Confidence in an Eye Cream. It features the same hydrating, firming and wrinkle-smoothing benefits as the original face formula but also works to visibly color-correct and brighten your eye contour.
Kiehl’s Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado
For some serious hydration, this under-eye cream made with avocado oil is a game changer. It gently moisturizes your under-eye, offering soft and luxurious nourishment. Not to mention, it’s comfortable to wear because (thanks to the unique formula) it doesn’t migrate into the eyes.
Vichy Minéral 89 Eyes
Whether it’s lack of sleep, stress or pollution, this Vichy eye gel will give your eyes the daily dose of caffeine it needs to look rested. The formula also includes hyaluronic acid, which when mixed together, helps to protect the skin’s moisture barrier by offering 24-hour hydration, smoothed fine lines and brighter under eyes.
Lancôme Rénergie Lift Multi-Action Eye Cream
Treat your under eyes to this luxurious formula. It’s an eye cream that simultaneously lifts and firms the eye contour while reducing the appearance appear of fine lines, wrinkles and dark circles.
SkinCeuticals Eye Balm
If an eye cream isn’t your thing, try this eye balm instead. It’s a thick, rich formula that works great for those with dry skin. It’s also designed to hydrate, nourish and smooth the outer eye contour while relieving the look of puffiness and crow's feet.
Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Eye Crème
Revitalize tired eyes with this Banana Eye Crème. Inspired by banana powder, a makeup artist secret weapon for covering dark circles, this eye cream works to target fine lines, wrinkles, dark circles and dryness. Not to mention, its formula is infused with vitamin C, collagen and special pigments to instantly brighten and color-correct the eye area.