I never really paid attention to it before but now that I’m in my 30s, I’ve been more intentional in finding ways to embrace aging with grace. So I’ve been on the look out for eye creams for wrinkles and puffy eyes.
I do think that these signs of aging are like badges of honor — not a lot of people are given the opportunity to get older. But I have to admit that they also do make you look tired and stressed. So while I am all for having wrinkles as a sign of going through life, I also want to look my age and not older than I am.
If you’re in the same boat, I’m here to help you out!
What are the best ingredients for wrinkles around eyes?
With the abundance of options on the market, how will you know which eye cream works best for your wrinkles and puffy eyes? The best way to go about it is look at the ingredients list of the product! Choose the active ingredient that will help with your problem. And then, look for that in products. But which ingredients should be on your radar? Here are a few.
Retinol is believed to be the it ingredient for embracing skin aging. This form of vitamin A stimulates collagen production, resulting in fewer fine lines and more supple skin.
Antioxidants are skin protectors. They shield the skin from cell damage caused by environmental factors. They help with depuffing too. Look for vitamin C, ferulic acid or vitamin E as these are packed with antioxidants.
If your skin is getting wrinkled due to lack collagen, peptides will be your best friend. They’re great at boosting the skin’s natural collagen and elastin production, which leads to plumper and firmer skin.
Hydration is often overlooked but it’s an important part of keeping the skin under the eyes looking healthy and young. Ceramides are great hydration providers! It also seals in the hydration in the skin, so it can be supple and plump for long.
The best eye creams for wrinkles and puffy eyes you can buy in the Philippines
Now that you know what ingredients to look for in eye creams for wrinkles and puffy eyes, you can start your search! Or you can check out this list of products that have them. There’s one for every budget!
Cerave Eye Repair Cream
Fatigue showing up on your undereyes? This repair cream from Cerave promises to depuff, hydrate and brighten this delicate area for a more awake look.
COSRX Advanced Snail Peptide Eye Cream
This lightweight, hydrating eye cream is packed with peptides that plump up the undereye area.
Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Cream
This isn’t a crowd favorite for nothing. This luxe pick from Estee Lauder promises to turn back the hands of time and keep wrinkles at bay.
Good Molecules Yerba Mate Wake Up Eye Gel
Energize your undereyes with this eye gel that’s made with antioxidant-rich yerba mate.
Lancome Absolue Revitalizing Eye Cream
Pamper your eyes with an exclusive blend of grand rose extracts and shoo away wrinkles with hydrating and antioxidant-packed shea butter found in this luxurious pick from Lancome.
L’Oreal Paris Revitalift Laser Triple Action – Eye Cream
Say hello to revitalized eyes with the help of this eye cream from L’Oreal that’s formulated with Pro-xylane that amps up the elastin on the skin and adenosine that smooths the skin’s texture.
Luxe Organix Bright Eyes Eye Cream 80% Galactomyces
Beauty on a budget? This Luxe Organix eye cream is here for it. This eye cream has 80% galactomyces, which has antioxidant effects and barrier-strengthening properties.
Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Eye Serum
Aside from anti-aging powerhouse retinol, this eye cream also has hydrating hyaluronic acid for firm and plump skin.
Nacific Fresh Herb Origin Eye Cream
This lightweight eye cream promises to do heavy lifting when it comes to wrinkles under your eyes. It’s packed with brightening niacinamide and wrinkle-reducing adenosine.
Olay Regenerist Retinol 24 Night Eye Cream
Olay calls this its best eye cream. It has a lightweight texture that’s perfect for the sensitive undereye area and is formulated with retinol, niacinamide and vitamin E.
Y.O.U. Advanced Youth Recharging Peptide Eye Cream
Reduce fine lines with the help of Plantide X™ found in this eye cream. This ingredient is a combination of the world’s first plant-derived peptide and M3000 peptides that help keep the skin looking firmer.
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Jorj is an editor by profession, a b/vlogger on weekends, and a wife to Yop and mom to Cadence always. She's powered by curiosity and is in the process of becoming her best self.