The Three Best Creams to Cure Puffy, Tired Eyes

Just in case you need a little beauty boost this week

Shine bright like a diamond.
Shine bright like a diamond. Tata Harper Instagram

It has been, without a doubt, a long week for everyone…and it’s only Wednesday. Last night certainly had everyone up far past their usual bedtimes, sipping on cocktails and overeating as exhaustion kicked in. The week ahead may be full of salty Seamless orders and sleepless nights, but these under-eye creams will make it look like you’re getting a good night’s sleep no matter what. These three splurges are entirely worth it, as they’ll transform puffy eyes, erase circles and even make it possible to have a low-maintenance beauty routine when you don’t feel like putting on a full face.

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Diamond Extreme Eye, $205 

Diamond eye cream
Diamond eye cream beloved by John Mayer, amateur beauty blogger. Natura Bisse

If you’re feeling down after shedding some tears, a product with the word “diamond” in it is sure to give you back a little bit of glamour. This thick under-eye cream works best at night, because it is quite heavy. If you make it part of your morning routine, give your skin some time to adjust, or else there will be a bit of creasing and flaking.

Tata Harper Restorative Eye Creme, $95 

Tata Harper Restorative Eye Creme
Tata Harper Restorative Eye Creme Sephora

Tata Harper’s all-natural products are a celebrity favorite, especially popular with Gwyneth Paltrow. Their skincare line tends to be lightweight and super hydrating at the same time, and the restorative eye creme is no different. The best part is that it has a luminescent quality, making it easy to fake a solid night’s sleep without piling on tons of under-eye concealer that will crease without fail. Instead, put on a light layer and start to glow, even without 10 hours of sleep.

Skinceuticals Eye Cream, $72

This eye cream firms to help improve the appearance of skin around the eyes. Eye Cream is formulated with a special complex to combat puffiness, sagging skin, and dark circles — all specific to the delicate eye area.
This eye cream firms and helps with dark circles. Skinceuticals

This dermatologist-approved brand might not be quite as glamorous as a shimmering product, but it does the trick day or night. It’s ultra-hydrating, and while it doesn’t tone down puff quite as much, it makes sure eye makeup won’t gather during the day.

The Three Best Creams to Cure Puffy, Tired Eyes