Do you encounter crepe-y under eye makeup or creasing concealer by midday? Perhaps the eye contour area lacks sufficient hydration and moisture, making your makeup look cakey and worse for wear. To remedy that, you can consider adding an eye cream during your morning skincare prep routine to have your eye contours prepped for makeup. Ahead, we’ve got eight lightweight eye cream options that will nourish the delicate eye area without disturbing the makeup that sits atop it.
Five percent caffeine and epigallocatechin gallatyl glucoside (EGCG) go into this lightweight eye serum to target puffiness and dark circles. The wallet-friendly price tag also makes it accessible for those just dipping their toes into the realm of eye cream.
A whole cocktail of nourishing ingredients ranging from antioxidant-rich glutathione and brightening vitamin C to hydrating hyaluronic acid and collagen production boosting adenosine have been added to this Korean eye cream.
Nimya is the label created by Dutch YouTuber NikkieTutorials to create skincare products to prep for makeup application. Caffeine, green tea, squalane, xylitol and silk amino acids go into this cooling, depuffing eye stick with mica delivering luminosity.
Formulated with Vichy’s proprietary mineral thermal water, the formula is enriched with hyaluronic acid and pure caffeine to boost hydration, plump fine lines and depuff eyes.
This eye gel cream contains 10 percent encapsulated vitamin C as well as a three percent niacinamide blend to target the concern of dark eye circles. Meanwhile, peptides and green caffeine combat puffiness and firm the eye contours.
Part of Eucerin’s Hyaluron Filler line that targets wrinkles and fine lines, the eye cream employs various weights of hyaluronic acid and glycine saponin to nourish the eye contours. It also provides SPF 15 and UVA protection to further shield the area from sun damage.
With a cooling gel-like texture, rose oil, rosewater and golden root extract work in tandem with hyaluronic acid, squalane and cucumber fruit extract to flood the eye area with hydration.
This cult favourite eye cream is powered by various forms of vitamin C that have been complexed with gold to brighten the skin and restore elasticity. Inspired by banana powder, the cream is also tinted yellow to instantly colour correct dark under eyes.