When it comes to facial skin care, dark circles under your eyes are the worst –
Some people try hundreds of treatment ideas with no success.
So many products say they can help relieve you from your dark circles, but which ones actually deliver on that promise?
Dark circles under your eyes can be caused by a lot of things:
The most commonly believed cause is stress and lack of sleep, but genetics may also play a big role. The scientific cause of dark circles, however, is simply explained.
These circles appear when the blood and blood vessels beneath the thin skin found under the eyes are shown more clearly than in other places on the body.
With age, our skin becomes thinner and therefore the dark circles may become more apparent.
Some other things could contribute to dark circles, like periorbital hyperpigmentation (a condition that causes more melanin to be produced in the skin under the eyes, which is more noticeable in those with darker skin) and the oxidization of the blood from the preorbital blood vessels.
There are some products that do deliver on their promise to ease your dark circles.
After plenty of research, five of the best of those products have been gathered here for your benefit.
They range from tools to creams and everywhere in between, but they’re guaranteed to make a difference in your undereye circles!
Stacked Skincare Collagen Boosting Micro-Roller
Similar to acupuncture, derma-rolling is the method of rolling little needles across the skin creating micro-injuries that cause extra collagen and elastin to be produced in order to heal. The Mico-Roller uses .2mm stainless steel needles that are designed to boost your “natural glow” and leave your skin looking naturally healthy.
Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Pure Luxury Lift & Firm Hydra-Gel Eye Patches
These 24K gold eye patches are a whole new level of cool – literally and figuratively. The cooling patches use top ingredients hyaluronic acid, hydrolyzed collagen and caffeine to hydrate, brighten and reduce puffiness in the skin below your eyes. The patches stick and fit well when placed below the eyes, making them easy to use.
Tata Harper Illuminating Eye Crème
This eye crème is as fancy as it sounds when you take into account the fact that it uses diamond dust as an ingredient. Diamond dust has been a trending ingredient in the beauty industry for some time now – and for good reason. This crème uses hyaluronic acid, Spanish lavender oil, buckbean extract and date palm kernel extract to reduce wrinkles, hydrate the skin and leave things firm and lifted. The diamond dust brightens by reflecting light. The crème also leaves a pearl blush tint which helps make your skin glow.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Concealer
This great concealer from Anastasia Beverly Hills is easily able to be blended and will instantly leave you looking more awake and alert. It is also available in many shades, making it perfect for any skin tone.
Milk Makeup Flex Concealer
MILK has been an increasingly popular brand, and this concealer does everything to keep up that image. This concealer will airbrush your undereye circles and leave them looking flawless and ready for the day. It also uses ingredients like chamomile and blue lotus to help with inflammation and flaking.