people ask whether eye creams are simply more expensive moisturisers in a
smaller package. Not necessarily. Eye creams are formulated specifically for
the delicate skin around the eye, so they tend to be thicker. They contain more
oil than facial moisturisers and usually feature active ingredients aimed at
the problems we experience around the eyes.
skin around the eyes is more fragile, more prone to dryness and quicker to show
age and fatigue. Squinting and constant movement of the eyes also hasten the
appearance of lines and wrinkles. In addition, fluids collect under the eyes, resulting
in puffiness and dark circles. Eye creams can address some of these issues.
helps maintain skin’s elasticity. Vitamin C, peptides and retinol have boosted
collagen production, while ceramide and hyaluronic acid help prevent water loss
in the skin and improve elasticity.
of the recommended eye creams available at Lasermed are: