Eye Creams; The best products to smooth and plump

Sunday 08th Nov 2020 |

The skin around your eyes tends to age more quickly because this delicate area is prone to stretching and sagging, so lines appear faster than on other parts of your face.

Using effective wrinkle-fighting eye creams consistently as part of your daily routine is a key part of how well your product works.

Are you looking to plump wrinkles or a smooth fine lines and banish bags? Check out our top pick of eye creams, there is sure to be one perfect for you

“The under-eye area especially is very delicate, so you want to avoid harsh rubbing of this area. When removing mascara and eye make-up it’s best to gently place a cotton ball with remover over your lid and hold it there for a few seconds to help dissolve the product before wiping it away. 

“As we age it is common our skin will lack moisture and adding serums or more nourishing moisturisers to our skin care will help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles Eye products are formulated to have smaller molecules to penetrate in the thinner skin around the eye. Products containing Hyaluronic acid or caffeine can give the appearance of less fine lines and puffiness.” Dr Adam Friedmann, consultant dermatologist at www.stratumclinics.com

Lily & Loaf Marine Collagen Eye Gel, RRP £28.95

The ultimate combination of cooling cucumber meets essential vitamins. Rich in marine collagen that’s tough on anti-ageing and gentle on your skin to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It’s extracted from saltwater algae making it suitable for both vegan and vegetarian lifestyles. Say goodbye to dark circles and hello to beautiful bright under eyes.

Katherine Daniels Instant Effect Eye Mask – £60/4 treatments

Instantly transform and revitalise tired, dehydrated, ageing eyes with these superior eye masks. Activated right before use, each mask will plump, smooth, firm, hydrate and bring luminosity to the delicate eye area in just 20 minutes. Instant visible results are delivered after one use and sustained visible effectiveness if used two times per week.

Jane Scrivner Ultra Hydrating Eye Masque – £25/30ml

Formulated to nourish the delicate skin around the eyes, reducing dark circles, alleviating ‘tired eyes’ and hydrating fine lines. With Oatmeal, White Birch, Eye Bright and Shea Butter. 

  • Reducing puffiness 
  • Toning and tightening 
  • Moisturising and hydrating 
  • Skin brightening 

Jane Scrivner Eye Firming Concentrate – £25/15ml

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DermaQuest CBD replenishing eye cream

Night Serum for around the eye area. Firming, toning and nourishing for the delicate skin around the eyes. With Organic Apricot to mimic the skins intracellular matrix. , Calendula to stimulate skin repair and significantly boost the appearance and even tone of the skin.  Eye Bright, smoothing and naturally lightening skin.

  • Anti inflammatory 
  • Collagen promoting formula 
  • Cicatrisant and astringent. 
  • DermaQuest CBD replenishing eye cream quickly targets puffiness, restores essential hydration and fights visible signs of aging. shea butter, squalene and aloe actively work to drench the skin with vital moisture, plumping fine lines and wrinkles and soothing delicate skin. Advanced ingredients like CBD and multi-tasking BVOSC  – a stabilized and powerful oil soluble vitamin c- protects skin from free radicle damage and increases skins collagen production while argan plant stem cells support healthy cell function and reduces inflammation in the skin. dry, tired eyes will be perfectly hydrated, replenished and youthful.
  • £66.00 www.dermaquestinc.co.uk

PRIORI DNA Eye Recovery Crème

Eye Creams

PRIORI DNA Eye Recovery Crème, is packed full of DNA repair ENZYMES and Soliberine, to protect against UVB  (blue light) damage and it also contains the mighty retinol. So as it repairs, protects and neutralise UVB damage from our computer screens etc,  the retinol helps retexturize and improve collagen response to improve texture and smoothness around the delicate eye area.

£76 from www.prioriskincare.co.uk

Eucerin Hyaluron Filler + Elasticity Eye Cream

Eye Creams

Hyaluron-Filler + Elasticity Eye is a multi-tasking wonder eye cream that offers a hit of hydration, plumping up the deepest of wrinkles and improving skin elasticity around the eyes in just two weeks. The formula also contains SPF15 and a UVA filter to protect against sun damage; known for speeding up the ageing process.

SkinSense Restorative Eye Cream 15ml I £24.00 

Restorative Eye Cream’s light-reflecting formula camouflages the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and dark circles while diminishing under-eye puffiness. Key Ingredients: BeautifeyeTM, arginine, silk tree extract. 

SkinSense Retinol Eye Concentrate 15ml I £26.00 

The skinSense Retinol Eye Concentrate combines active, twice-encapsulated retinol (Vitamin A) with skinSense’s signature ingredient LinefillTM, proven to support and improve the skin’s texture and hydration levels, whilst reducing the appearance of fine lines in the delicate eye area. Key ingredients: Retinol (0.05%), LineFillTM, Hyaluronic Acid, sweet almond oil


CODAGE EYE CONTOUR CREAM is a care specifically designed for the very sensitive area around the eye. True global multi-corrector, it lifts the eye by filling in the wrinkles and fine lines of crow’s feet, drains water pockets and erases unsightly dark circles. The skin is comfortable and soothed, the look brighter.RRP: £60.00 15ml

MONAT Eye Smooth Nourishing Eye Cream – £70 – vegan and cruelty free – available online at www.monatglobal.com/uk

An indulgent eye cream that uses peptide technology to tighten the delicate skin around the eye contours. Caffeine depuffs and brightens, moss plant stem cells strengthen and protect, whilst plant-derived squalene and REJUVENIQE S™ moisturise and condition the orbital eye area. Dark circles, fine lines, wrinkles and puffiness are diminished, revealing a brighter, more youthful look.

Organic Apoteke Rejuvenating Eye Cream – £42.95 – available from www.organicapoteke.com – cruelty free, vegan, organic, 100% recyclable packaging

This gentle organic, hydrating and refreshing eye cream has a triple benefit formula. Which will diminish dark circles, under-eye puffiness and fine lines and wrinkles whilst smoothing and firming.

Rich in anti-oxidants and regenerative oils, such as Pentapeptides to smooth, firm and tones and support skins structure, Billberry extract rich in anti-oxidants to strength capillaries and Eyebright extract to reduce under eye puffiness and brighten tired eyes.

PCA Skin Ideal Complex Restorative Eye Cream

Available in two textures, this cutting-edge eye cream strengthens, firms and lifts the skin around the entire eye area, including the eyelid. Additional optical diffusers provide instant brightness. Formulated for those who prefer a creamier texture.

  • One product to treat dark circles, puffiness, fine lines, wrinkles and sagging eyelids simultaneously
  • Can be applied directly to the eyelid to firm and lift
  • Provides instant eye area brightening in a creamy, luxurious texture
  • Rapid results seen within one week

This cutting-edge eye cream strengthens, firms and lifts the skin around the entire eye area. This unique formulation utilizes the latest science, combining proven ingredients in a single formulation that can be applied directly to all areas around the eye, including the eyelid, to treat all the common concerns of the ageing eye area and achieve dramatic results rapidly. The addition of optical diffusers provides instant brightening, and leaves the eye area fresh and healthy looking directly following application. Also formulated in a gel, Ideal Complex Revitalizing Eye Gel, for those who prefer a lighter texture.

ARRAN’s Formula Eye Gel

Reduce the appearance of puffiness and fine lines with this light and cooling Eye Gel. With extracts of Green Tea and Witch Hazel, this little jar is packed full of powerful anti-oxidants to soothe and revitalise even the most tired eyes.

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