10 Great New Eye Creams Under $50
By Noelle Khan |
At some point in your life, your mother probably advised you to remove your makeup on the daily and moisturize your skin for a flawless complexion, yet they failed to remind you how to tackle those pesky dark circles. The holy grail moisturizers and serums they’ve passed down to you are not the only skin care products you should keep on hand. A hyrdrating eye cream needs to become a permanent member of your beauty bag ASAP. If you’re turned off from eye creams because of the price, don’t be! We promise, dabbing on an eye cream before your favorite brightening concealer will instantly transform your look and make your purchase worth every penny.
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Tarte’s silky-smooth brightening
eye cream uses the power of Maracuja oil to instantly revitalize even the most
tired-looking eyes. Antioxidant-rich fruits like refreshing mango and coconut
make this eye cream even more powerful at reducing the appearance of
fine lines and dark circles. Best of all, this hydrating eye treatment can
easily be applied with your fingers for a swift application and brighter eyes
in no time!
Clinique All About Eyes ($32)
The name of this eye-firming
treatment says it all; It really is all about the eyes! This silky, lightweight
formula applies like a cream while delivering the cooling sensation of a
hydrating gel. Your skin will instantly absorb the formula so you can say
hello to brighter eyes and good-bye to dark circles in the blink of an eye!
Tell your worst under-eye bags to puff off with Benefit’s cooling eye gel. The metal tip that tops off this eye gel allows the product to easily glide across your under eyes for an instantly smooth finish. Within a week, your under eyes will be noticeably puff-free and super-smooth.
Don’t lose hope, we promise you’ll win the battle against tired eyes with Philosophy’s dark circle–tackling moisturizer. This formula is perfect for moisturizing your lips, but it will also work wonders on your eyes. Ingredients like vitamins E and C help fade away fine lines and deeply penetrate the delicate skin around the eyes for a smoother appearance.
This triple-threat eye cream comes in two universally flattering shades perfect for concealing dark circles. Its formula contains powerful, unique ingredients like eye-awakening caffeine and soothing licorice root . Apply it at night to wake up to a more youthful and bright-eyed appearance!
This all-in-one eye treatment was made for women on the go! Conceal, hydrate and add a subtle glow in just one pump, and best of all, you can ditch your sunnies when wearing this brightener because of the addition of SPF.
This green tea–infused eye treatment is doctor-approved! Untwist the lid to reveal a moisturizer filled with cooling cucumber, calming green tea extract and the scent of earthy rosemary. This all-natural eye cream will no doubt become your new obsession as it reduces the appearance of bags and crow’s-feet with each use.
Don’t be afraid to say I do to Farmacy’s eye cream. It contains natural, but powerful ingredients like Echinacea GreenEnvy to create a youthful appearance, tighter skin and a smoother complexion around the delicate eye area.
The tiny tube that definitely packs a punch! There’s a good reason The Body Shop’s eye cream is one of the brand's best-sellers. The vitamin E–packed cream protects the skin around your eye area while providing some much-needed nourishment.