More hype than value?
Eye creams are one of those facial products that no one understands but assumes are useful. When you already have a moisturiser for your face, it can feel a little redundant to have an eye cream too. But the delicate skin around your eyes does need some extra love. So here are the benefits of eye cream!
Under the skin of your eyes are very sensitive. They are prone to wrinkles, dark circles and fine lines. Eye creams help moisturise and nourish the skin. It’s intended to help prevent dullness. Added benefits are that they help fight the puffiness every morning and brighten up the eyes. Plus, there are minimal oil glands around your eyes to help keep the skin naturally hydrated.
When and how to use eye cream
It is suggested that applying eye cream should be the final step of your skincare routine every day, both in the morning and at night. Many people start using eye cream in their 30’s when they begin to notice the slight crease on their eyes. However, you can start as early as your 20s. This will ensure the best results as it would be used as a prevention method.
Get the most out of your eye cream
Once you purchase your eye cream here are some tips and tricks to ensure you get the most out of it! Firstly, storing the eye cream in the refrigerator can add extra coolness and soothe the eyes and aid in puffiness. Second, using eye cream under your make up can help concealer apply more smoothly and prevent it from building lines. Last tip and trick, since the eye area is so sensitive the best eye creams will be fragrance-free.