7 Of The Best Eye Creams That’ll Treat Dark Circles, Fine Lines & Puffiness

Ayushi VermaAyushi Verma  |  Oct 14, 2021
7 Of The Best Eye Creams That’ll Treat Dark Circles, Fine Lines & Puffiness


Can we get a big “Hell yeah!” for eye creams? Yes, you really do need a dedicated eye cream in your skincare stash. Apart from concealers, eye creams are another way to hide the results of sleepless nights, too many glasses of wine, or the effects of age and collagen loss. Without eye creams, we would be lost, wandering around hopelessly, looking just as tired as we feel.

Due to a combination of late nights and not-so-stellar sleep habits, we’ve had our fair share of opportunities to test out shadow-targeting, puff-reducing, and bag-demolishing eye creams. We tried the good, the bad, and then we tried the miracle workers. So if you’re looking to combat signs of ageing such as crow’s feet, sagging skin, or just want to look bright-eyed when those coveted 8 hours of sleep are hard to come by – these eye creams can actually help tighten, brighten, and generally make your need for concealer a little less. Keep scrolling as we wax poetic of our beloved formulas that are like coffee for your face.

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7 Best Eye Creams That Are Actually Miracle Workers


For The Best Bang-For-Your-Buck Results

The first time I used this eye mask from MyGlamm I was legit shocked by how good the results were. We’re big fans of lust-worthy ingredients that give the best bang-for-your-buck results and this under-eye mask is hands-down the most effective one out there. It feels 10 times more expensive than its actual price and is a miracle worker for those dealing with under-eye puffiness, dark circles, and fine lines. The silky, smooth texture gives insane hydration and is a great all-in-one eye cream.

A Skin Soother FR

After subjecting our eyes to unbearable screen times on a daily basis can cause the skin around our eyes to feel tired, dehydrated and dull. This eye cream by Ilana is the perfect solution for such instances. Its non-comedogenic formula is enriched with kiwi and frankincense that provides a calming sensation to the delicate under-eye skin to reduce the appearance of baggy under eyes. And this one gets extra brownie points because it comes with a glass applicator! Not only does that prevent wastage of the product from being absorbed by your fingertips, but also doubles the cooling sensation we are a fan of!

All-Around Winner!

For folks looking for an under-eye cream that goes the extra mile to fight fine lines, puffs, and dark circles – you are legit going to fall in love with this rejuvenating under-eye cream. It’s packed with skin-refining ingredients and heavy-duty hydrators such as aloe vera and vitamin C that’ll make your under-eyes look less dried and skeletal and dewier, brighter, and plumper instead. Wins all-around!

Bye-Bye Under-Eye Bags

If you’re on the lookout for an eye cream that’ll not only hydrate and brighten your under-eye area, but will also prep if for makeup and reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles, you’ve found the one. It contains a high dose of vitamin C along to make a visible difference to your eye area every single time you use it. 

Crow’s Feet! Who?

No hyperbole here: This drugstore pick is a treasure trove of great retinol eye creams, and this one is the best. It’s loved by beauty savants worldwide who laud the very moisturising formula that gives a hard hit of hydration. It works fast, decreasing the look of even super deep fine lines and wrinkles in as little as 4 weeks. Buh-bye, crow’s feet.

For A Bright & Hydrated Under-Eye Area

Another coined hero, this lightweight formula is infused with hyaluronic acid that pulls in moisture to help rehydrate the skin, further reducing the appearance of fine lines. Plus, it contains another humectant aka glycerin that helps hydrate. Bonus points for the featherlight feel and fast-acting effects. Thanks to a unique retinol booster in the formulation, you may start to see results in just 1 week. 

The One With A Cult-Following

Want to take your p.m. routine a notch higher? Add this eye cream to your skincare arsenal rtfn. Just a tiny dab under your eyes (a pea-sized dollop is enough for both before you hit the sack, and let the encapsulated retinol do its thing while you snooze. It helps strengthen the skin and smooth out the look of those fine lines. Meanwhile, the namesake ingredient offers plenty of hydration to counteract the potential drying side effects. 

Perk up those peepers ASAP!

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