Squinting at computer screens, over-exposure to air-conditioned environments and pollution can make our poor eyes suffer, causing dryness, irritation and – even worse – fine lines and wrinkles. Rescue yours with these new superhero eye creams.
Soap and Glory Puffy Eye Gel
With ingredients including botanical soy and rice peptides, shea butter and aloe vera juice, the new Puffy Eye Attack Turbo-Boost Hydragel ($33) promises to eradicate those pesky dark circles. The soothing formula cools and moisturises while stimulating circulation underneath the eye for a fresher appearance. Available at Sephora.
SK-II Facial Treatment Eye Essence
Eye Essence ($113 for 15ml) combines SK-II’s signature ingredient, Pitera, with new Eye Albus Complex to revitalise skin around the eye area. Available at SK-II counters island-wide.
L’Oréal Revitalift Eye Cream
This L’Oréal cream ($29.90 for 15ml) has just been launched in a special new formula and packaging. Key active anti-ageing ingredients include Dermalift to retighten the skin, Pro-Retinol A, known for stimulating cell renewal and reducing wrinkles, and Centella Asiatica to plump the skin. Available in pharmacies, department stores and selected supermarkets island-wide.
Laneige Perfect Renew Eye Cream
Containing ingredients to help reconstruct damaged skin proteins, Perfect Renew ($63 for 20ml) restores collagen to plump up wrinkles and fine lines. Ceramide Repair Water fortifies the skin’s moisture barrier to help eliminate dullness. Available at Laneige boutiques island-wide.
The Body Shop Moisture White 2 in 1 Brightening Eye Cream
Designed to give visible clarity and improve luminosity under the eye in four weeks, the new Moisture White cream ($44.90) contains a combination of shisho herb, vitamin C, liquorice and community fair trade aloe vera for super-bright eyes.