Your eye area can tell a thousand sins, but you have the ability to hinder the storytelling. The right eye cream curbs the most common concerns and takes your appearance from run-down to spritely.
Your eye area deserves tender loving care ... and sometimes even demands it. These small areas of skin often need the most attention in your beauty routine. Skin surrounding the eyes has unique requirements and is usually the first to tell you about changes, whether hormonal, seasonal, or dietary.
What's unique about eye cream?
- Eye creams contain no potentially irritating essential oils and only the mildest fragrance, if any.
- Eye creams are lightweight and easily absorbed.
- Eye creams are designed to treat concerns specific to the eye area, such as dark circles and puffiness.
These targeted formulas are extra-gentle yet effective on the super-thin skin around your eyes. The right product is well worth the investment.
Yes, a moisturiser will hydrate and condition your eye area. Yes, you can use facial moisturiser around your eyes, and even on your arms and legs if you want. However, particularly if you have sensitive skin or eyes, an eye cream is usually the safer and better choice.
How do eye creams differ?
You've just learnt what makes an eye cream unique. Now, we'll show you the exact kinds of ingredients that make them perfect for treating your under-eye concerns.
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Some of these ingredients are found specifically in eye creams. Others, such as vitamin A, or retinol, are found in other moisturisers.
The main difference between products is that eye cream formulas are guaranteed to be milder than facial moisturisers. Because eye skin is just 1/10 the thickness of other facial skin, we always advise you to be cautious with eye products.
Which eye cream is best for my concerns?
You'll find many eye creams in our eye care store, but you might wonder which is most appropriate for your own eye-care concerns. If you're looking for a helping hand, find our favourite Adore Beauty eye creams by concern below:
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We recommend applying any eye cream after cleansing and before sun protection. For complete and effective eye care, you should follow three skincare steps: