18 Soothing Eye Creams For Undereye Bags and Puffiness
Eye treatments are the finishing touch, the cherry on top, of any skin-care routine. Whether your undereye bags were induced by a sleepless night of binge-watching your favorite TV show and indulging in wine and cheese or inherited them from one of your parents, there are ways to help treat them. There are eye creams that were formulated to address this specific skin concern, working to target and minimize undereye puffiness and bags in just a few minutes.
We curated the best eye treatments that contain shots of skin-firming caffeine, soothing rollerball applicators, or cooling agents that help bring down puffiness.
— Additional reporting by Jesa Calaor
Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Retinol Eye Sleeping Mask
The Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Retinol Eye Sleeping Mask ($42) contains encapsulated retinol but it won't dry you out thanks to the mix of hydrating avocado oil and avocado extract (both of which are rich in vitamin E) and hyaluronic acid.
Sweet Chef Turmeric + Vitamin C Booster Eye Cream
The Sweet Chef Turmeric + Vitamin C Booster Eye Cream ($18) is rich in antioxidants that will protect your undereyes from environmental stressors. Its formula is lightweight and makeup friendly.
Saturday Skin Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream
While nothing will completely erase hereditary dark circles, the Saturday Skin Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream ($46) does a damn good job of brightening up the area.
Rodial Vit C Eye Souffle
If you want to brighten the undereye area while you depuff, the Rodial Vit C Face Souffle $105) is packed with two percent vitamin C to help you do so.
Kiehl's Since 1851 Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado
The Kiehl's Since 1851 Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado ($50) is perfect for dry undereyes. It's a great undereye cream for the winter; a little goes a long way!
Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Hydrating Eye Gel
If you have dry undereyes, the Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Hydrating Eye Gel ($42) will add a boost of cooling hydration.
Dr. Brandt Skincare needles no more NO MORE BAGGAGE eye de-puffing gel
Battle dark cirlces and puffiness with the Dr. Brandt Skincare needles no more NO MORE BAGGAGE eye de-puffing gel ($42).
INC.redible De-Puffing Under Eye Jade Roller
Stick this INC.redible De-Puffing Under Eye Jade Roller ($15) in your fridge for the ultimate cooling and depuffing combo!
Inkey List Caffeine Eye Cream
The Inkey List Caffeine Eye Cream ($10) is like a cup of coffee in a tube. Its main ingredient is — you guessed it — caffeine, which perks up and firms the area under your eyes to make you look more awake (even if you've only had a few hours of sleep.
Embryolisse Eclat Du Regard Radiant Eye Treatment
Embryolisse Eclat Du Regard Radiant Eye Treatment ($25) is the best beauty product to keep on your desk for a midday pick-me-up. It's like a lip balm, so you can swipe it on to depuff your undereyes any time, any place.
Tatcha Luminous Deep Hydration Firming Eye Serum
The cooling serum of Tatcha Luminous Deep Hydration Firming Eye Serum ($85) is so lightweight, it can be layered under and over makeup. It uses red algae and caffeine to deflate the bags under your eyes.
Clinique All About Eyes Serum Depuffing Eye Massage
Clinique All About Eyes Serum Depuffing Eye Massage ($33) will make you say "ahh," as the cooling rollerball at its tip massages in the hydrating and antioxidant packed serum. It not only works to address eye bags, it also works to diminish hyperpigmentation and fine lines.