Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles in India


Long hours in front of the computer, lack of a good night’s sleep, tiredness, imbalance in diet can all reflect in one prominent place and that is your under eye area. Many women find that the dark circles under their eyes come in way of them looking their best. While using a concealer can sometimes help, it is always better to find a solution that will cure rather than cover the dark circles. The dark circles can be diminished by treating the under eye area with formulations that are rich in vitamin E and natural oils that will help lighten the skin, peptides that will help plump up the skin and toners that will tighten the pores and the skin and give you a smooth finish. All these benefits are offered by Eye Creams. They provide the delicate area around the eyes much needed moisture and lighten the skin tone. We give you our pick of the Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles in India.


Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles in India- Top 5 picks 

An eye cream is different from an eye serum in that it has a creamy consistency. That is about it. Other than that, they both address almost the same problems- puffiness, fine lines and dark circles. However, since we only want relief from dark circles, it might be best to pick formulations that are especially meant for that one purpose only so as to get more bang for your buck. So lets see what the best eye creams for dark circles are.

1. Biotique Bio Almond Soothing and Nourishing Eye Cream

Biotique Bio Almond Soothing and Nourishing Eye Cream

This is a cream that is enriched with almond oil, Vitamin A, Vitamin E and it helps in reducing puffiness and dark circles around the eyes. The almond oil also nourishes the eye region and helps in moisturizing the skin around it. Regular use will lighten the skin around the eyes. Use it twice a day for best results. It comes in a 16g pot and is priced at Rs.199.


2. Neutrogena Fine Fairness Eye Cream

 Neutrogena Fine Fairness Eye Cream

The Neutrogena Fine Fairness Eye Cream is enriched with Yeast, Mica and Natural Minerals. The Neutrogena Eye Cream promises fairness around the eye area and removes dark circles. It highlights the contours of the eyes and refreshes the skin around it. It is priced at Rs. 250 for a 15 ml tube.

3. Shahnaz Husain Shamooth Under eye cream

Shahnaz Husain Shamooth Under eye cream

The Shamooth under eye cream is also made of almond extract which promises lightening of the eye contour. It also claims to reduce puffiness and fine lines around the eyes. For best results, use under your make up during the day and before you sleep, in the night. It is priced at Rs. 500 for a 40g tube.

4. Himalaya Herbals Under Eye Cream

Himalaya Herbals Under Eye Cream

The Himalaya Herbals Under Eye Cream fights dryness which is one of the main causes of dark circles around the eyes. The eye cream is enriched with herbs that reduce pigmentation, remove dryness and clears blemishes, thereby brightening the eye contour. It is to be used nightly for at least 4 weeks to see visible improvement in the dark circles. It comes in a 15 ml tube priced at Rs.165.

5. Nature’s Essence Dark Circles and Puffiness Reducing Cream

Nature's Essence Dark Circles and Puffiness Reducing Cream

This almond oil and alpha hydroxy acids enriched cream helps in moisturizing the eye contour, firms up the skin around it and delays the onset of wrinkles . The almond oil helps erase dark circles. It is priced at Rs.395 for a 50g tub.

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After a stint in an MNC in Bangalore, Aparna has now started doing what she loves the most- writing. Travelling and cooking come a close second and third. She lives in Mumbai with her husband.