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Top 10 Eye Creams for Dark Circles

Beat Dark Circles With These 10 Under Eye Creams

Beat Dark Circles With These 10 Under Eye Creams

As we age, so does our skin. This means late nights and early mornings can take a greater toll on our bodies, and specifically on our eyes. While sometimes it feels like dark circles are impossible to avoid, there’s only so much concealer you can use in an attempt to cover them up. With this eye issue in mind, we’ve found the best-reviewed eye creams on the market that target the area under your eyes and help reduce dark circles. Whether it’s a cream or a serum, the following products will have just the thing you’re looking for to get rid of those pesky under-eye circles once and for all. Click through to see which one is the best for you! Opening image: clinique.com.

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January 3, 2020

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Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Eye Serum
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Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Eye Serum

BEST FOR: Targeting more than just dark circles, this youth serum also minimizes wrinkles and firms the skin.

USERS SAID: “Amazing. This actually works. I’ve only been using it for three days and can see a difference. My face is already much smoother. I recommend!”

Drunk Elephant Shaba Complex™ Eye Serum

USERS SAID: “My eyes are so bright and so beautiful since I use this serum...I put a little bit of marula oil before and the serum after that. Wow the result is just amazing if I could gave 20 stars this products would have it.”

FUN FACT: This brand only uses clean ingredients.

SkinCeuticals A.G.E. Eye Complex

USERS SAID: “Soft, smooth application, and it makes a difference over time! Highly recommend!”

BEST FOR: Mature skin types

The Ordinary Caffeine Solution 5% + EGCG

LOVED FOR: Unique caffeine concentration that reduces puffiness and dark circles

USERS SAID: “After spending a great amount of money trying all kinds of products to try and alleviate my horrible, dark under eye circles, THIS is the only product which has made any difference. I will buy this forever! I highly recommend it for dark circles.”

Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm

USERS SAID: “Been using this for 2 weeks now and already starting to see a difference in my dark circles. Can't wait to see more results after a month of use!”

HELPFUL TIP: The balm texture can act as a primer that helps keep your makeup on longer!

Kiehl’s Since 1851 Midnight Recovery Eye Concentrate

HELPFUL TIP: A little goes a long way with this restorative blend of essential oils

USERS SAID: “This eye cream is great. It leaves the skin under my eyes supple. I use only 3 dabs and it's going to last more than 6 months!!”

Olay Total Effects Anti-Aging Eye Treatment Eye Transforming Cream

LOVED FOR: An anti-aging formula that fights seven different kinds of aging to give you younger, vibrant looking eyes

USERS SAID: "This is a new addition to my skin care products. I love it! It does help to diminish the appearance of fine lines and under eye circles. I'm very picky when it comes to trying new skin care products as I'm usually disappointed. I will be keeping this one!"

Origins Total Effects Anti-Aging Eye Treatment Eye Transforming Cream

BEST FOR: Acting as a morning energizer for your eyes

USERS SAID: “This is my 3rd bottle and I love this stuff. I use it in the mornings to help me depuff and open my eyes.”

Clinique All About Eyes™ Rich

USERS SAID: “I love it! Works on puffiness and fine lines for me.”

BEST FOR: All skin types

OLEHENRIKSEN Banana Bright Eye Crème

FUN FACT: Loved by makeup artists, banana powder instantly brightens and color-corrects.

USERS SAID: “I have tried eye creams in the past but haven’t really noticed a difference until this banana bright eye cream. My under eye area seems brighter and hydrated and my concealer goes on smoother.”

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