16 best remedies for dark circles under the eyes

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective, does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

The skin around the eyes is an indicator of health status. Regular lack of sleep, chronic fatigue, or drinking alcohol before bed can cause dark circles or puffiness under the eyes in the morning. It is possible to get rid of them, but first it is advisable to find the source of their occurrence. To exclude serious reasons, it is imperative to undergo examination.

In beauty salons, dark circles under the eyes are proposed to be removed using laser therapy, biorevitalization, therapeutic massage, darsonval, mesotherapy and other procedures. But even at home, you can noticeably improve your appearance with gels, creams, patches and concealers. This review will look at the best tools from the listed groups.

Rating of the best remedies for dark circles under the eyes

Nomination a place Name of product price
The best gels for dark circles under the eyes 1 Clarins Eye Contour Gel RUB 2,287
2 La Biosthetique Methode Relaxante Douceur Contour RUB 1,661
3 Dermacol Face Care Eye Gold Gel 540 RUB
4 Planeta Organica Secrets of Arctica Knyazenica 269 ​​r
The best creams for dark circles under the eyes 1 Clinique all about eyes RUB 1,890
2 Filorga Optim-Eyes RUB 2,929
3 Mizon Snail Repair Eye Cream 480 RUB
4 Natura Siberica Cream-gel for dark circles 329 r
The best patches for dark circles under the eyes 1 Payot Perform Lift Patch Yeux RUB 1,673
2 Helena Rubinstein Prodigy Powercell Eye Urgency RUB 7,100
3 Petitfee&Koelf Black Pearl&Gold Hydrogel Eye Patch 629 RUB
4 Secret Key Pink Racoony Hydro-Gel Eye & Cheek Patch RUB 879
Best concealers for dark circles under the eyes 1 Yves Saint Laurent Anti-Cernes Multi-Action Concealer RUB 2,032
2 M.A.C Pro Longwear Concealer Cache-Cernes RUB 1,890
3 Shiseido Natural Finish Cream Concealer
4 Erborian au Ginseng BB Eye Touche Parfaite RUB 3,090

The best gels for dark circles under the eyes

The most versatile means are gels. They are suitable for all skin types and all ages. Such cosmetic products are quickly absorbed, improve microcirculation and relieve puffiness and / or dark circles.

Clarins Eye Contour Gel

Rating: 4.9

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Clarins Eye Contour Gel contains most natural ingredients. This cosmetic product has a light texture, it is dynamically absorbed, does not stick, therefore it is excellent for use before applying decorative cosmetics. This gel for dark circles is suitable for all types of skin and is approved for use from 18 years old.

Clarins Eye Contour Gel is a blue gel with a transparent consistency. Sold in a 20 ml tube with a convenient dispensing spout. The product is well distributed, has a liquid consistency. Clarins Eye Contour Gel does not cause allergic reactions and is suitable for sensitive skin. After application, a slight chill is felt. If the product is used every day, then the delicate skin around the eyes will be fully hydrated.

According to reviews, Clarins Gel makes dark circles and bumps less noticeable. This remedy perfectly refreshes the eyes. Many people like this product because it does not cause redness of the skin, it is absorbed in 1-2 minutes and is practically odorless. The consumption of the gel is small – one pea is enough for application under both eyes.

Advantages

  • as part of 80% safe components;
  • quickly absorbed by the skin;
  • does not stick after application;
  • fully moisturizes;
  • makes dark circles less noticeable;
  • economically consumed.

disadvantages

  • global problems are beyond his power.

La Biosthetique Methode Relaxante Douceur Contour

Rating: 4.8

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The French company La Biosthetique has developed Methode Relaxante Douceur Contour eye gel. The product contains a complex of natural ingredients that provide moisturizing, soothing, anti-edematous and cooling effects. The gel has been tested in state of the art laboratories without involving animals.

A cosmetic product is sold in tubes of 15 ml with a convenient spout for dispensing the gel. It is non-sticky and absorbs quickly. In the beginning, it gives a slight feeling of coolness. Does not cause discomfort or allergic reactions during use. Makeup fits well on top. The expense of the product is economical.

In reviews, women note that La Biosthetique Methode Relaxante Douceur Contour gel helps them cope with the gray tint of the skin around the eyes and make dark circles less noticeable. It also fights bags, wrinkles and moisturizes. The product pleasantly cools and relaxes the skin.

Advantages

  • effective composition;
  • not tested on animals;
  • lightweight, non-greasy;
  • improves the color of the skin under the eyes;
  • economically consumed.

disadvantages

  • some do not have enough moisture.

Dermacol Face Care Eye Gold Gel

Rating: 4.7

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Czech eye gel Dermacol Face Care Eye Gold Gel contains extracts of medicinal plants, hyaluronic acid, extracts of seaweed, vitamin E. The product is suitable for all types of skin. This tool is especially useful for women who spend a lot of time at the computer or driving a car.

The gel is available in a convenient tube (15 ml) with a long nose. It is thick, transparent, slightly thick. It is applied very comfortably, does not spread. There is no perfume in the product. It is absorbed quite quickly, does not roll off, decorative cosmetics fall on it very well. The tool is consumed quite economically.

According to reviews, Dermacol eye gel well moisturizes and tones the skin around the eyes. With this tool, bruises become less noticeable, puffiness is relieved. After absorbing the gel, a feeling of hydration and comfort appears. Many people like the natural composition of this product and the fact that it does not cause allergic reactions or irritation.

Advantages

  • the composition is rich in plant extracts;
  • without perfume additives;
  • comfortable application;
  • reduces dark circles;
  • moisturizes well;
  • does not stick or roll.

disadvantages

  • less effective in winter.

Planeta Organica Secrets of Arctica Knyazenica

Rating: 4.6

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Planeta Organica Secrets of Arctica Knyazenica Russian eye gel is designed to fight bags and dark circles. Among other useful substances, the product contains organic oil of Kamchatka leather. Thanks to her, the skin is saturated with vitamins, becomes fresher and toned.

The gel is sold in 20 ml tubes with a thin nose at the end. It is pinkish-transparent, thick. The fragrance of the product is pronounced, raspberry notes are felt. The gel instantly refreshes and cools the skin around the eyes. But a significant disadvantage for many – it leaves a sticky film. Applying makeup in the near future is quite problematic.

In reviews, the product is often praised for making dark circles almost invisible, effectively eliminating puffiness and smoothing wrinkles. With Planeta Organica Secrets of Arctica Knyazenica, the skin looks healthy and radiant. However, many are confused by the application process, since the gel leaves a sticky feeling for a long time, and it is also highly scented, which can cause discomfort for allergy sufferers.

Advantages

  • many useful components in the composition;
  • refreshes;
  • dark circles become almost invisible;
  • eliminates edema.

disadvantages

  • a sticky feeling;
  • strong perfume.

The best creams for dark circles under the eyes

Eye creams are designed to soften and moisturize the area, slightly tighten the skin and mask dark circles. Such products improve the appearance of the face as a whole, but without solving the problems that provoked the appearance of dark circles around the eyes, they cannot solve this problem once and for all and requires constant, daily use.

Clinique all about eyes

Rating: 4.9

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American cosmetics brand Clinique has developed All About Eyes Rich. This product is rich in natural extracts. Extracts from birch leaves and other medicinal plants improve blood circulation, relieve puffiness. They soothe sensitive skin and relieve stress. This Clinique cream is suitable for all skin types from the age of 25.

All About Eyes Rich comes in a 15 ml plastic jar with a screw cap. The cream has a slight cosmetic odor that is not felt during use. The color of the cream is pale peach. After application, it instantly melts, after which it forms a translucent film. It does not interfere with the skin's breathing and feel comfortable.

Reviews of Clinique All About Eyes are mostly positive. Women note that the area around the eyes with this tool visually transforms: bruises become less noticeable, wrinkles are not striking. The product is quickly absorbed and does not leave stickiness, therefore, masking agents are applied to it without problems.

Advantages

  • effective composition;
  • pleasant consistency;
  • melts instantly and is quickly absorbed;
  • there is no sharp perfume;
  • brightens under eye circles.

disadvantages

  • serving cream in a jar.

Filorga Optim-Eyes

Rating: 4.8

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The French brand Filorga launches Optim-Eyes eye contour cream. It has an effect on dark circles, puffiness and expression lines. The product contains a complex of original components – 102 ingredients. The product is full of useful substances, but among other things it contains 4 types of parabens and silicones.

Filorga Optim-Eyes Cream is sold in a 15 ml bottle with a convenient twist-out dispenser. The product is thick, but in moderation. He has a creamy consistency. It has a white-milky color, easily spreads over the skin. After dynamic absorption does not leave a wet or sticky finish. The fragrance is unobtrusive – fruity-floral. The smell does not remain on the skin for a long time.

Women leave very good reviews about Filorga Optim-Eyes cream. Despite some unhealthy components in the composition, the product is well tolerated and does not cause allergic reactions. The cream slightly cools the skin and is economically consumed. With it, wrinkles become less noticeable and dark circles are lightened in 15-20 minutes. With this tool, the look becomes much fresher.

Advantages

  • fights dark circles, bags, wrinkles;
  • convenient dispenser;
  • unobtrusive perfume;
  • comfortable use;
  • economically consumed.

disadvantages

  • parabens and silicones in the composition.

Mizon Snail Repair Eye Cream

Rating: 4.7

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The Korean Mizon Snail Repair Eye Cream is based on snail mucin. The remedy is useful in combating puffiness and dark circles under the eyes. It can whiten and moisturize the skin. Recommended for women over 25 years old with any skin type. Due to the unique composition of ingredients, the product intensively rejuvenates, accelerates the processes of cell regeneration.

Mizon Snail Repair Eye Cream is sold in two packages: a tube with a thin nose (15 ml) and a jar (25 ml). The texture of the product is neither dense nor sticky. The smell is light, barely perceptible. The cream is easy to apply and distribute. You do not have to wait long for it to be absorbed, and as a result, the skin feels well hydrated and smoothed. The cream does not conflict with concealers.

In the reviews, women note that Mizon cream is very comfortable to use. With this tool, dark circles around the eyes are lightened, pigmentation in this area is also eliminated, and the skin becomes more elastic. As a result of long-term use of the product, the skin around the eyes becomes much smoother, more elastic and hydrated.

Advantages

  • snail mucin in the composition;
  • pleasant consistency;
  • quickly absorbed by the skin;
  • unobtrusive smell;
  • lightens dark circles.

disadvantages

  • with prolonged use, edema may appear.

Natura Siberica Cream-gel for dark circles

Rating: 4.6

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Russian cream-gel for dark circles from Natura Siberica contains Kuril tea, Siberian cedar oil, ginseng, vitamin A-C-E complex, glycerin, hyaluronic acid and other useful components. The composition does not contain parabens, silicones, mineral oils and other harmful substances. According to research, this cream reduces dark circles by 35%.

This product from Natura Siberica is sold in a bottle (30 ml) with a convenient pump dispenser. The smell of the cream is neutral, unobtrusive, and quickly disappears from the skin. The color is white, the consistency is very light. The product spreads easily and is quickly absorbed, does not leave a greasy film. The cream is approved for use from the age of 30.

Reviews of the remedy for dark circles from Natura Siberica are mostly good. Women note that this remedy perfectly tones and brightens problem areas of the skin. Under the eyes, the skin looks very well-groomed, silky and firm. She is hydrated and nourished. This tool, despite its light texture, shows itself well both in summer and in winter.

Advantages

  • natural ingredients of the composition;
  • pleasant consistency;
  • absorbs quickly;
  • fragrance is unobtrusive;
  • convenient pump dispenser;
  • effectively brightens dark circles.

disadvantages

  • possible individual intolerance to individual components.

The best patches for dark circles under the eyes

Eye patches have become a very popular beauty trend lately. They are used as an application on the area under the eyes. They are small, arched pads. They are made from a special material, covered with a film and saturated with useful substances.

Payot Perform Lift Patch Yeux

Rating: 4.9

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Perform Lift Patch Yeux patches from the famous French brand Payot contain a high concentration of hyaluronic acid, brown algae and medicinal Asian herbs. The latter are directly responsible for reducing dark circles. Such an express care product provides quick lightening, removes swelling and inflammation, and relieves signs of fatigue.

Payot patches are sold in hermetically sealed sachets, of which there are 10 pieces in a cardboard box. The cosmetic product is dipped in lotion and placed on a plastic stand. The patches are made of a very thin fabric that requires some skill to be properly secured under the eyes. The smell of the product is pleasant, unobtrusive. It is recommended to apply patches for 10 minutes.

In the reviews, women note that the remedy is effective, but if you sustain the patches according to the instructions, then after removal there will be noticeable redness on the skin. And if you leave them on the skin for no longer than 5-7 minutes, then they brighten this area well and dark circles practically cease to be noticeable. But given the fact that the tissue is very thin and heats up quickly enough on the skin, they do not allow swelling to quickly decrease.

Advantages

  • whey contains many useful components;
  • patches are easy to attach;
  • make dark circles less noticeable;
  • the smell is pleasant, unobtrusive.

disadvantages

  • if you stand them for 10 minutes, redness on the skin is possible.

Helena Rubinstein Prodigy Powercell Eye Urgency

Rating: 4.8

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Get rid of dark circles and puffiness with Prodigy Powercell Eye Urgency patches from the French brand Helena Rubinstein. Due to the high concentration of valuable plant components, this product very quickly removes traces of fatigue, nourishes and moisturizes the delicate skin. And with the help of this product, the epidermis is restored, fine wrinkles are smoothed, and bruises are lightened.

The package contains 6 blisters of 2 patches each. They are made of dense material. The patches are impregnated with healing transparent serum and are fragrance-free. There is so much nutritional impregnation in the blister that it can be additionally applied to the face and neck. It is recommended to keep the patches under the eyes for 15 minutes. Some consumers prefer to put this product in the refrigerator before use.

In reviews of the Prodigy Powercell Eye Urgency patches, women note that in 15 minutes this express tool helps get rid of many troubles. For the whole day, you can forget about dark circles and edema (it contains caffeine and escin). The skin becomes so moisturized and nourished that even in the evening on this day you can not use a night cream.

Advantages

  • effective composition;
  • a large amount of serum in a blister;
  • patches are easy to use;
  • lightens dark circles well.

disadvantages

  • some are confused by the price.

Petitfee&Koelf Black Pearl&Gold Hydrogel Eye Patch

Rating: 4.7

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Чтобы утром привести кожу под глазами в порядок, некоторые отдают предпочтение гидрогелевым патчам с золотом и черным жемчугом Petitfee Black Pearl&Gold Hydrogel Eye Patch. Specially selected active ingredients smooth the complexion and radiant eyes. This product will be a real boon for women suffering from chronic fatigue.

Patches (30 pairs) are sold in a plastic jar with a screw cap, a protective membrane and a spatula for removing them. All this is placed in a cardboard box. The patches are teardrop-shaped in dark green with golden sequins. They are well impregnated and have a pleasant light aroma. After opening, the cosmetic product must be used within 2 months.

В отзывах о Petitfee Black Pearl&Gold Hydrogel Eye Patch женщины отмечают, что патчи отлично приклеиваются, не сползают. A noticeable chill is felt during application. After using the patches, the skin under the eyes becomes refreshed, light, smooth and nourished. The patches are not aggressive and do not cause any discomfort during application.

Advantages

  • convenient form;
  • well fixed;
  • do not pinch, do not cause irritation;
  • the set includes a special spatula;
  • make the skin under the eyes lighter;
  • smooth out wrinkles.

disadvantages

  • no plastic membrane in the jar.

Secret Key Pink Racoony Hydro-Gel Eye & Cheek Patch

Rating: 4.6

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Korean brand Secret Key launches Pink Racoony Hydro-Gel Eye & Cheek Patch. The active ingredients and balanced formula make this product very effective. Consumers call this product a pink raccoon. It is famous not only for its effective composition, but also for its original shape and pleasant rose aroma.

Pink Racoony patches are in a jar. There is a protective foil under the lid, and under it is a protective membrane and a spoon. The jar is placed in a box and it all has a very cute design. The patches are pink, they represent a heart separated by a dotted line in the middle. If you separate it, you get two identical petals, which need to be applied under the eyes.

Women in the reviews note that these Secret Key patches are well saturated with serum. They are very pleasant to use – they do not pinch or burn the area under the eyes. The patches provide a pleasant cooling effect. After removing this cosmetic product, the skin becomes more moisturized and nourished. With this tool, bruises under the eyes brighten noticeably.

Advantages

  • Beautiful design;
  • pleasant aroma;
  • protective membrane and spoon included;
  • eliminates bruises and bags;
  • moisturizes, nourishes.

disadvantages

  • not the most convenient form.

Best concealers for dark circles under the eyes

Modern concealers not only effectively mask bruises or other imperfections, but also take care of the skin around the eyes along with creams.

Yves Saint Laurent Anti-Cernes Multi-Action Concealer

Rating: 4.9

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The French Anti-Cernes Multi-Action Concealer, developed by the Yves Saint Laurent brand, is great for dark circles and other minor skin imperfections. This product does everything it takes to create the perfect makeup. The product contains a complex of useful herbal ingredients that have a beneficial effect on the area under the eyes. This concealer is suitable for all skin types.

The concealer stick is sold in a beautiful gold case. The concealer stick is twisted out of it like lipstick. The beveled tip makes it easier to apply. Its smooth, caring texture does not injure the delicate skin around the eyes. The concealer comes in 2 shades: Ivory Beige and Nude Beige. Volume – 2.5 g.

Reviews of the concealer from Yves Saint Laurent are mostly positive. This tool is praised for its excellent masking dark circles, relieves inflammation and swelling. However, women note that the product has a rather dense texture and is difficult to blend, so you need to adapt to apply it. But if you do everything right, then there will be no trace of dark circles and other skin imperfections.

Advantages

  • beautiful golden design;
  • perfectly masks and heals;
  • comfortable beveled shape;
  • copes with any skin imperfections.

disadvantages

  • the texture is quite dense.

M.A.C Pro Longwear Concealer Cache-Cernes

Rating: 4.8

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American liquid concealer Pro Longwear Concealer Cache-Cernes is produced by M.A.C. This product has undergone numerous dermatological studies. The concealer has 16 shades (8 NC – with a yellow undertone and 8 NW – with a pink undertone). This product is completely odorless. The concealer can be used on all skin types.

The concealer is packaged in a stylish glass pump bottle. The dispenser is not one of the advantages of this product, as it delivers more concealer every time. And also the supply stops completely when there is another 1/5 of the product in the bottle. The texture of the corrector is very dense, you need to apply it very little. Once opened, Pro Longwear Concealer Cache-Ctrnes should be used within 6 months.

According to reviews, M.A.C. be sure to apply over a moisturizing eye cream. The product does not clog into folds. Distributed well with fingertips, sponges or a brush. The product has excellent durability. This concealer effectively covers dark circles under the eyes.

Advantages

  • large palette of shades;
  • does not clog into folds;
  • good occlusion against dark circles;
  • excellent durability.

disadvantages

  • dispenser;
  • can dry out the skin.

Shiseido Natural Finish Cream Concealer

Rating: 4.7

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Japanese brand Shiseido makes the perfect Natural Finish Cream Concealer. It reliably conceals dark circles and redness. The product is enriched with vitamin E. It does not dry the skin, it is applied evenly. The product has been tested by specialists in the field of dermatology and ophthalmology.

Shiseido Natural Finish Cream Concealer comes in a plastic black tube. At its end there is a long beveled spout from which the product is fed. Concealer comes in three shades. The concealer is quite dense and very easy to apply and spread over the skin. The concealer perfectly covers all dark circles, but it does not create a mask effect.

In the reviews, women note that Shiseido concealer is applied without problems, evenly distributed, and does not flow under any changes in weather conditions. The product does not make wrinkles more visible. The pores do not clog or provoke pimples. This concealer perfectly covers all skin imperfections and does not provoke dryness.

Advantages

  • easy to apply and distribute;
  • excellent overlapping ability;
  • does not clog into folds;
  • non-comedogenic;
  • does not dry the skin.

disadvantages

  • the tube is constantly getting dirty with the product.

Erborian Au Ginseng BB Eye Touche Parfaite

Rating: 4.6

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The French brand Erborian has developed an innovative concealer or BB cream – Au Ginseng BB Eye Touche Parfaite. This cosmetic product is specially designed for people with sensitive skin. The product helps to eliminate skin folds, mask bruises and rejuvenate the skin.

Erborian BB Eye is sold in a single, versatile shade that needs to match skin tone. The consistency is pleasant, semi-liquid. The cream is very delicate, easy to spread, stews. More suitable for the warm season. Available in long-nose tubes. Has sun protection SPF 25.

In the reviews, women note that the French concealer / BB cream has a rather liquid consistency. It is well applied to the skin and distributed without much effort by any means at hand. It effectively covers dark circles and makes the skin under the eyes lighter. The product has a light moisturizing effect.

Advantages

  • pleasant consistency;
  • moisturizes the skin;
  • adapts well to skin tone;
  • makes dark circles invisible;
  • SPF 25.

disadvantages

  • possible individual intolerance to the components of the composition.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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