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    19 Eye Creams That'll Have You Hitting The Auto-Replenish Button

    The areas under and around your eyes are about to get a big time renovation

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    1. An eye cream that's made of all-natural, vegan ingredients and touts 11,000+ 5-star reviews to prove it delivers ~results~ around the windows to your soul.


    I can attest to the fact that this cream is *actually* safe for sensitive skin! As someone who has lost count of how many times I've woken up with swollen eyelids from an eye cream, I am excited to say this one has never done me wrong. Not to mention, it doesn't contain parabens, phthalates, SLS, SLES, petroleum, or gluten, yet it still does exactly what it says it'll do: firm skin, minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and lock in all that moisture.

    Get it from. Amazon for $29.99.

    2. A RoC Retinol Correxion Eye Cream clinically proven to visibly reduce eye wrinkles by 50 percent, which is pretty darn impressive. It also combats puffiness and dark circles.


    Reviewers say patience is the key with this cream! It might take a couple of months to see results. (Note: this product contains parabens.)

    Promising review: "I don’t write reviews and I'm a huge skeptic. This eye cream is awesome! I almost don’t believe it! The pictures are proof. I’ve been using it for three months. Twice a day! I am blown away by the results. It’s so affordable and if you're like me, I’m not a huge skincare guru!! Amazing product! Very happy with it." —Vett

    Get it from Amazon for $16.12.

    3. A Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Eye Cream's combo of hyaluronic acid and retinol that will practically knock those fine lines right off (well, within a week) to reveal smooth, bright, and even skin.


    Promising review: "I have really bad dark circles, so I started looking for great drug store eye cream, and this one was constantly on the list of top tens on different websites. I bought it half-thinking it was probably not going to work, but even if it didn't, it wasn't so expensive. But wait for it...IT WORKS! The dark circles under my eyes are noticeably brighter with a single day's use and I look so much better too! I'm sure not everyone has the same skin problems as I do, but if you have very weak and thin undereye skin like me, definitely give this one a try!!" —Rylee

    Get it from Amazon for $14.79.

    4. An easy-to-use cooling eye balm with hyaluronic acid, caffeine, probiotics, and other clean ingredients to provide some serious hydration while reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

    Model applying Tula Skincare eye balm
    Tula Skincare

    Promising review: "Working the night shift in health care leaves my eyes puffy with fine lines and wrinkles showing every morning. The cooling and brightening eye balm is THE BEST. The shine leaves a simple glow that gives that fresh look of youth and the cooling effect revives my tired eyes. It’s a simple way to feel pampered." —Jennifer S.

    Get it from Tula Skincare for $28.

    5. A Tatcha's Silk Peony Melting Eye Cream which lives up to its name and ~melts~ right into your skin with the help of liquid silk (!!!) and Japanese white peony, which is perfect for anyone looking for intense hydration.

    The silk peony cream container

    Promising review: "I’m on my second jar as I love the hydration, texture, and results. My eyes are significantly hydrated after each use and when applying makeup, my under eyes don’t look dry and crepey like they used to. This product comes out like a thick cream but melts in very nicely so that you do not need to tug at your eyes; definitely lives up to the name. I have also noticed that my under eyes are noticeably brighter than they have been in the past. I don’t think my eye area has ever been so hydrated and bright. Will continue to repurchase!" —AliMars

    Get it from Sephora or Tatcha for $60.

    6. A lightweight Korean eye cream made with vegan ingredients that will hydrate, reduce puffiness, and diminish dark circles without irritating sensitive skin.

    saturday_skin / Via, Sephora

    Date seed extract is also high in antioxidant properties. It's free of sulfates, parabens, formaldehyde, mineral oil, coal tar, and hydroquinone. It's also cruelty-free, gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

    I usually switch up my eye skincare routine between this cream and the one form LilyAna that I mentioned above! This one comes in a gel-cream form and it doesn't feel sticky or greasy at all. It has also *never* caused me to wake up with puffy eyelids, so that's a huge plus for those with sensitive skin!

    Get it from Sephora for $25+ (available in two sizes).

    7. A Brickell Men's Restoring Eye Cream with caffeine, hyaluronic acid, green tea, and other natural and certified organic ingredients to tighten skin and diminish dark circles.,

    Promising review: "This has been the best product that I have found for taking care of the bags and dark circles under my eyes. For years I have been using different products because I will get dark circles and bags under my eyes every morning. It didn't matter if I was hungover, got four hours of sleep, or had a good night's rest. I had used a product by Clinique for years and it worked fairly well, and recently tried the Jack Black eye product which was a disappointment. So I researched some other products and decided to try this out. It is hands down the best one that I have had. I think they recommend applying in the morning and at night, but I have been able to just use it in the morning (hoping to stretch out how long it lasts). I bought it at the beginning of February and I still probably have 1/3 of the container left. $40 seems like a lot, but for how long it lasts and how effective it is, I think it is well worth it." —Micah Z.

    Get it from Amazon for $40.

    8. A Kiehl's Avocado Eye Cream is perfect for tired eyes that need some reviving — and fast. It's been clinically proven to de-puff and brighten after just one use!


    Promising review: "Finally, an eye cream that lives up to the hype! It's super moisturizing and doesn't irritate my eyes at all. It's a nice thick cream with no scent and a light green color. It gives an instant reflective look to your skin to help blur dark circles. Almost 15 years but I finally found an eye cream I actually like!" —nataliel103

    Get it from Kiehl's for $32+ (available in two sizes).

    9. A cult-favorite CeraVe Eye Repair Cream formulated with hyaluronic acid, niacinamide, and three essential ceramides to moisturize, protect, and brighten the skin around your eyes.,

    Promising review: "This stuff changed my life. It got rid of the dark circles under my eyes and also worked well for the folds around my mouth and nose. I had serious bags and sagging skin at only 25, but I have gotten so many compliments on my skin since using this (in conjunction with doing facial exercises). After a month and a half, my face is tighter and brighter." —kelly vasquez

    Get it from Amazon for $10.26.

    10. A hypoallergenic (you can breathe a sigh of relief, fellow sensitive skin friends) Cetaphil Hydrating Eye Gel-Cream that provides intense hydration lasting a full 24 hours.


    Promising review: I was having some serious redness and flaking skin around my eyes. Nothing helped. After researching online, I came across this product and the consistently five-star ratings. And bonus, it’s a fraction of the price of prestige beauty brands. I saw results within hours. The gel is lightweight feeling, smooth, doesn’t sting or burn, and has no scent. New lifetime consumer of this product! Can’t wait to see the long-term results!" —SierraSue

    Get it from Amazon for $12.64+.

    11. A fragrance-free Vichy Mineral 89 Eyes gel with caffeine, hyaluronic acid, and volcanic water for hydrating, brightening, and repairing your skin's moisture barrier., Amazon

    Promising review: "Last night I went to bed with sagging crepey skin above my eyes. I applied this product overnight. This morning the skin is lifted and tight. Not crepey, not sagging. I would not have believed the difference if I had not seen it for myself. I have re-checked it over several hours now, and it's just an amazing transformation. I've never seen anything like it." —Richard A. Rose

    Get it from Amazon for $24.

    12. A Murad's Renewing Eye Cream formulated with advanced peptides, retinol, and mango butter for a super-hydrating experience suitable for balanced, oily, combination, dry, *and* sensitive skin.


    Promising review: "Probably my fav eye cream out there. It's lightweight, brightening, and moisturizing. I don't feel weighed down when wearing it. It doesn't smell or run into your eyes either." —Becca

    Get it from Murad for $82.

    13. An Olay Brightening Eye Cream to target everything from discoloration to dark circles and wrinkles thanks to its caffeine, vitamin B3 and C, and optic brighteners.


    Promising review: "This is the ONLY product I use for my eyes now. I will never purchase any others. I use it every day after washing my face. It truly does take the puffiness away!! It doesn't smell horrible and I will continue to buy this when mine is gone. I am in love with this product!!!" —I love Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $18.85.

    14. A SkinCeuticals' A.G.E. Eye Complex which offers quick yet long-lasting results by combining blueberry extract, optical diffusers, peptides, and other ingredients to help your eyes look brighter than ever.

    The cream container

    Promising review: "I definitely recommend this. It is lightweight but moisturizes very well, it's not scented, brightens the area under my eyes, and feels nice on my skin—almost cooling. I've been using it for less than two months and I have noticed some improvement in the visibility of crow's feet, but mostly it has helped with puffiness, dryness, and brightening the eye area. I think with continued use I will see more improvements with wrinkles, too. It's a small amount but spreads well and you don't need to use much at all." —BP

    Get it from Dermstore for $100.

    15. A Algenist's Triple Algae Eye Renewal Balm clinically proven to reduce dark circles, firm skin, hydrate, and de-puff in just 10 days. Reviewers claim it even works well as a primer!


    Promising review: "This eye cream has been a dream come true. I’ve been using this eye cream for 10 days straight and honesty I’ve seen amazing results. I’m always dealing with dark undereye circles and fine lines and this eye cream has made such a difference in targeting my problem area. Ever since I’ve been using this eye balm, I’ve seen such a dramatic difference in my fine lines and darkness. I can barely see any fine lines underneath my eyes after just using it for 10 imagine with continued use. My undereye darkness has also faded. Even when I don’t rest the significant amount of hours that I need, I still don’t have any darkness under my eyes. This balm is a real game-changer. In the mornings, my undereye area looks much smoother and firmer. Little did I know that it works as an amazing primer. I use it to prime underneath my eye area and it sets in my concealer all day without creasing." —VanessaCam

    Get it from Sephora for $68.

    16. A Burt's Bees Eye Cream for Sensitive Skin formulated to be *super* gentle but still effective at reducing undereye puffiness and providing all the hydration you need.


    It's also fragrance-free, lightweight, and made with 98.9% natural ingredients.

    Promising review: "I can’t count how many eye creams I’ve tried. The area under my eyes is extremely sensitive and most eye creams cause puffiness and irritation. NOT THIS ONE! It goes on easily and my skin is smooth and calm. No redness, no puffiness, and it helps with the look of fine lines. I’m a huge fan!" —Ethan Bower

    Get it from Amazon for $9.97.

    17. A Clinique All About Eyes cream-gel with rave reviews for a reason: it *really* helps diminish puffiness and undereye circles. (Bonus points for it also working well as a primer for eye makeup!).

    The cream container

    Promising review: "I love this product!! I have purple coloring and a little puffiness under my eyes. I can put this on and within five minutes, the purple has faded and the puffiness is gone!! I don't look tired or sick anymore!! I also put on my lid and upper eye area as a primer. It smooths out any lines and my eyeshadow stays on great!! I use this a lot of times instead of my eye primer. Also, does not bother my eyes and I'm a contact lens wearer. Super product!!" —Mainecoon88

    Get it from Clinique for $35+ (available in two sizes).

    18. A La Rocha-Posay Pigmentclar to kick dark circles (and dark spots in general) to the curb with its fragrance-free brightening caffeine formula.


    Promising review: "This is extremely effective and gentle on the face. I have followed the twice-daily protocol and within two weeks had remarkably noticeable results. The brown/blue under my eyes had virtually vanished by the fourth week." —AG

    Get it from Amazon for $42.99.

    19. A Biossance Squalane and Marine Algae Eye Cream that revitalizes dry and dull skin while replenishing firmness and elasticity within 👏 a 👏 week 👏. Plus, it's vegan and cruelty-free!


    Promising review: "This will be the only eye cream I use as long as it’s available. This eye cream gives instant and long-term results. I feel like most eye creams only target one specific concern, whereas this eye cream targets any eye concern you can think of, whether it’s puffiness, wrinkles, fine lines, discoloration, loss of firmness, brightness, hydration, etc. this eye cream does it ALL." —trierdz

    Get it from Sephora for $54.

    You, realizing the days of dark circles and wrinkles are over:

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