The 14 Best Products For Dark Circles, From Patches to Concealer
I'm someone who constantly has dark circles under my eyes. It doesn't matter if I'm well-rested or persistent with my skin-care regimen; they're always there. For over a decade now, I have been on the lookout for products that will cover up those pesky bags.
I have found a select collection of creams, gels, masks, and concealers that'll help treat and conceal. Take a look at these popular formulas and get one (or two, or three) for yourself. You'll be so happy with the results that you'll go for even more. Time to add these essentials to your cart!
— Additional reporting by Anvita Reddy
TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C Serum
This TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C Serum ($20, originally $30), according to the brand, is proven to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines while helping boost collagen, fade sun and age spots, improve skin firming, brighten, and tone for a smoother and fresher complexion.
Too Faced Born This Way Super Coverage Multi-Use Concealer
There are more than 3,200 reviews for this hydrating Too Faced Born This Way Super Coverage Multi-Use Concealer ($16), packed with coconut water and hyaluronic acid. It's buildable to handily hide imperfections, yet it leaves skin smooth and crease-free at the same time.
Pixi BeautifEYE Brightening Eye Patches
After just one use of the Pixi BeautifEYE Brightening Eye Patches ($24), I saw improvement in the bags under my eyes — they were brighter and far less noticeable. The formula contains vitamin C, licorice, and ginseng. To depuff, stick these in the fridge for a cooling effect.
Black Radiance True Complexion HD Corrector Concealer
The Black Radiance True Complexion HD Corrector Concealer ($6) is a great way to color correct on a budget for any skin tone. Dark spots, melasma, dark circles, and everything in between can be taken care of with this concealer.
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.
Maybelline Super Stay Full Coverage Under-Eye Concealer
The Maybelline Super Stay Full Coverage Under-Eye Concealer ($12) is waterproof, transfer and smudge resistant, and long lasting. What more could you ask for!? Although it's made for the undereye area, you can use it wherever you need an extra boost of coverage.
Maybelline Makeup Instant Age Rewind Concealer
This Maybelline Makeup Instant Age Rewind Concealer ($10) is a bestseller on Amazon, and for good reason. It has over 75,000 reviews on the site, and 69 percent of customers give it five stars — that's pretty impressive.