Multi-Active Eye, £35, Clarins
Ask our Facebook Beauty Club a question, and you’ll receive a whole long list of answers. One amazing eye cream that stands out for them? This little pink delight from Clarins, which they recommend popping in the fridge so the metal applicator feels extra soothing.
Mario Badescu’s Hyaluronic Eye Cream, £18
The Mario Badescu Hyaluronic eye cream has quickly become Mecca Cosmetics’ best-selling eye cream, with shoppers hailing it a ‘miracle’ for fine lines and wrinkles. It helps lock in the skin’s own natural moisture without the use of heavy, greasy oils – winner. The brand quickly rose to fame after Kylie Jenner threw her support behind it on social media.
Express Radiance Eye Cubes, £45, Anne Semonin
Pop these little capsules in the freezer before using for an instantly refreshing treatment. The cold cubes not only reduce puffiness and dark circles but the potent ingredients stimulate circulation and deeply hydrate.
CBD Anti Puffiness & Dark Circles Eye Serum, £70, MGC Derma
The secret ingredient in this superstar serum is CBD, a cannabinoid derived from marijuana – don’t worry, it won’t make your eyes red. Quite the contrary, it acts as a potent antioxidant and skin-plumper for brighter, more youthful eyes.
Peptide Plus Eye Treatment, £86, DCL
This potent, multi-tasking serum relies upon a blend of fortifying peptides, free-radical fighting antioxidants and nutrient-rich botanicals to boost moisture.
Illuminating Eye Creme, £86, Tata Harper
A hangover cure in a bottle, this might not fix a blinding headache (sorry about that) but will erase all traces of a late night by brightening dark circles, soothing puffiness and evening out patchiness. Keep one in your desk drawer for those Friday mornings-after. Also great for fine lines.
Hydraphase Intense Eyes, £15, La Roche Posay
We could bang on about La Roche products all day but, in summary, they’re bloody brilliant. Especially if you have sensitive or dehydrated skin. This brings sallow and scratchy skin back to life.
The Eye Concentrate, £155, La Mer
We are aware this is a major investment and that paying your rent should come first. We’re not that beauty mad. Saying that, this is absolutely worth it. A tiny dot of the luxurious balm – massaged in with the cooling tool – goes a long way. Maybe that phone bill can wait after all…
Caffeine Solution 5% + EGCG, £5.80, The Ordinary
… You what now? Ignore the confusing name, and just focus on the fact that for the price of your Pret lunch you could be erasing those pesky dark circles. Quite brilliant, as we’d expect from Deciem.
Extra Eye Repair Cream, £48, Bobbi Brown
Rub a little of this lovely, thick cream to wake up you lids and brighten your under-eye. Sits very well under make up, unsurprisingly.
Advanced Night Repair Eye Concentrate Matrix, £49, Estée Lauder
We heart the ANR range, and this formula is no exception. Skin is strengthened and softened, all while you snooze.
Clinique Pep-Start, £22
Pep-Start Eye Cream, £22, Clinique
If your eyes simply refuse to wake up in the mornings, you must try this little wonder. Does what it says on the tube, making them *ping* to life.
Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado, £37, Kiehl’s Since 1851
Smashed avo on rye might make a better photo, but this will make for a better selfie. Pleasantly refreshing, it cools, firms and brightens in one slick.
GinZing eye cream, £20.50, Origins
For when coffee just isn’t enough, this caffeine and ginseng infused deflates puffy bags and brightens dark circles. You’ll notice the difference in seconds.
Eye Cream, £48, Eve Lom
This triple-action formula tackles dark circles, reduces puffiness and locks in moisture. Apply before bedtime for a perfect overnight boost.
A.G.E. Eye Complex, £81.90, SkinCeuticals
Favoured by dermatologists and a dream for mature skin, this super-active formula fights to reduce and prevent fine lines like a heavyweight. Proper good stuff.
Sisleyä L’Integral Anti-Age Eye and Lip Contour Cream, £138, Sisley
Ok it’s spenny but it’s multifunctional (working on fine lines around the eyes and lips), fantastically formulated, AND comes with a scientifically engineered massage tool. So it’s actually a bargain. Almost