This Eye Cream Is Like the Fountain of Youth in a Bottle

Updated 08/03/18
Best anti-aging eye creams

While we certainly don't consider ourselves "anti" aging here at MyDomaine, we will admit to wanting to slow down the clock as much as we possibly can. Whether it's adding wrinkle-reducing moisturizers to our top shelves or incorporating collagen-boosting masks into our skincare routines, we're all about taking preventative steps to ward off premature signs of aging. The bottom line: We're of the mindset that anti-aging skincare is all about efficacy and finding products that'll provide the desired benefits.

Thanks to the grocery store clerk who's given me something of a "ma'am" complex, I recently decided to go in search of the best anti-aging eye creams to complete my preventative skincare routine. Below, shop the hydrating, brightening, and line-reducing products that I'm hoping will improve my chances of being called "miss" the next time I shop at Trader Joe's. Ahead are 15 eye creams that are as close to the fountain of youth IRL as you can get.

Elixir Vitae Anti-Aging Treatment
Tata Harper Skincare Elixir Vitae Anti-Aging Treatment $400

This luxe treatment boasts 38 high-performance ingredients that work together to leave skin looking youthful and radiant.

Shaba Complex(TM) Eye Serum 0.5 oz/ 15 mL
Drunk Elephant Shaba Complex Eye Serum $60

Filled with ingredients like black tea and copper peptides, this skin-firming serum is a cult favorite among clean beauty fans.

Goop By Juice Beauty Perfecting Eye Cream
goop Goop By Juice Beauty Perfecting Eye Cream $90

If this age-defying eye cream is good enough for Gwenyth, then it's good enough for us.

Awakening Eye Gel/0.5 oz.
Tammy Fender Awakening Eye Gel $84

Antioxidant-rich elderflower and green myrtle are the powerhouse ingredients in this firming eye gel.

BRIGHT: Rejuvenating Botanical Eye Serum
Root Science Bright Eye Serum $80

Hydrating, nourishing, and brightening are all listed as benefits of this potent potion.

Goat Milk De-Puffing Eye Balm 0.3 oz/ 8.5 g
Kate Somerville Goat Milk De-Puffing Eye Balm $38

If you want to fake a good night's sleep, this cooling eye balm revitalizes tired eyes.

French Girl Organics Under Eye Elixir $38

Roll this elixir under your eyes before you go to bed, and let the blend of essential oils work their magic.

Caudalie Premier Cru Eye Cream
Caudalie Caudalie Premier Cru Eye Cream $99

Just a pump of this eye cream is all you need daily to lighten dark circles, smooth wrinkles, and de-puff your under eyes.

Echium & Argan Gentle Eye Cream
Pai Echium & Argan Gentle Eye Cream $54

For a cream that's not too heavy, this intensely hydrating formula is lightweight enough for daily use.

Auto Correct Brightening and Depuffing Eye Contour Cream 0.5 oz/ 15 mL
Sunday Riley Auto Correct Brightening and Depuffing Eye Contour Cream $65

Apply this caffeine-infused depuffing cream to perk up tired-looking eyes. 

The Eye Balm Intense 0.5 oz/ 15 mL
La Mer The Eye Balm Intense $215

Potent (and pricey), this ultra-luxurious balm claims to soften "the look of lines, wrinkles, and other signs of fatigue."

Creme Ancienne(R) Eye Cream 0.5 oz/ 15 mL
Fresh Creme Ancienne Eye Cream $125

This hydrating cream boasts a fast-absorbing formula filled with antioxidant-rich ingredients to nourish skin.

Potent-C(TM) Power Eye Cream 0.5 oz/ 15 mL
Peter Thomas Roth Potent-C Power Eye Cream $65

Formulated with vitamin C, this eye cream promises to reduce the appearance of dark circles and crow's feet.

Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream 1.01 oz/ 30 mL
Saturday Skin Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream $46

This anti-aging, brightening eye cream is formulated with Saturday Skin’s patented peptide complex, which hydrates, evens out skin tone and wrinkles, and improves elasticity.

Benefiance WrinkleResist24 Intensive Eye Contour Cream 0.51 oz / 15 mL
Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist24 Intensive Eye Contour Cream $60

"At 43, I still look like I'm 28, thanks to years of using this eye cream," says one Sephora reviewer.

This story was originally published on November 22, 2017, and has since been updated.

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