How to remove bags under eyes - products for dark circles
April 5, 2019

Trying to clear up those annoying bags under eyes? Want to actually lighten those dark circles? We feel you — just because you’re not always getting those eight hours of sleep doesn’t mean you should have to look tired! Of course, being busy living your best life also means not having much time to find the right eye cream to clear up those dark circles under eyes, so we’re here to help you find the perfect eye cream that really works.

To help you find the right eye cream, MASSE recommends products you can trust from people you can trust. In a world filled with sponsored posts and sneaky paid reviews, MASSE is here to provide trustworthy answers to your questions. Real people giving honest answers about products that they’ve really tried — because you’re already tired, without having to sift through fake reviews. The first step to removing dark circles under eyes is shining a light on the products that really work.

There are a number of factors that contribute to bags under eyes. Sleep deprivation is a big one, and whether you’re working late, out with friends, or tending to a newborn, the last thing you want to worry about is your skin. Stress also can contribute to dark circles under eyes, and some people are just more genetically disposed to it. Sometimes, these factors lead to skin getting dull and pale — you’re not getting much sun inside an office or nursery — and darker blood vessels can begin to show. In other cases, dark circles under eyes are a result of shadows from puffy skin around the eyes.

Figuring out why you get bags under eyes will help determine which recommended product is best for you. Different brands have a variety of ingredients, so they address different causes of bags under eyes, from stress to sleeplessness to lack of light. They also work best on different tones and skin-types. You’ll want to find eye creams that help nourish your skin and brighten your complexion, so that when you’re fixing those dark circles under eyes, you’re doing it in a healthy way that helps the rest of your face shine, too. Here are some of the best, most effective eye creams that will really remove bags under eyes help you look less tired!

Drunk Elephant Shaba Complex Eye Serum
Drunk Elephant
Kiehl’s Since 1851 Creamy Eye Treatment
Kiehl’s Since 1851
NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
BECCA Under Eye Brightening Corrector Light to Medium 0.16 oz/ 5 mL
Fresh Black Tea Age-Delay Eye Concentrate
Sometimes bags under eyes just come naturally with age, but with the right product, you can stave that off and ensure your skin is healthier than ever. Drunk Elephant’s Shaba Complex Eye Serum is filled with black tea ferment and copper peptides, which firms up skin and moisturizes. MASSE users rave that it’s “lightweight and refreshing” and love that it’s great for sensitive skin.

Kiehl’s Since 1851 Creamy Eye Treatment

$30.00By: Kiehl’s Since 1851
Kiehl’s avocado-based eye cream packs intense moisturizing power with a gentle touch. It’s beloved by MASSE shoppers for the way they say it makes their skin feel “super hydrated, plump, smooth, and glowing,” and the fact that it works fast. Made from avocado oil, beta-carotene (the antioxidant found in carrots) and shea butter, it refreshes skin and removes dark circles under the eyes, and as one user raves, “truly makes all the difference the morning after.”
NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer can be your go-to, nick-of-time solution for those dark circles under eyes and the puffiness that come after a late night out (or long night at home). A favorite of makeup artists and makeup bloggers alike, this concealer is available for all skin tones and requires just a little bit of blending for a fresh, energetic look. It just takes a few seconds to look like you got those solid eight hours.
BECCA’s Under Eye Brightening Corrector is a rich cream that does exactly what its name promises, erasing dark circles under eyes and replacing it with a shine that brings out the best of your natural complexion. It’s lighter than a concealer, so it can work as a great base for concealer for your full-on assault on dark circles.
A thick cream with a lovely fruity scent, the Fresh Black Tea Age-Delay Eye Concentrate is a trusty, gentle cream that will eliminate those dark circles while leaving your face smooth and sweet. Our users rave about how easy it is to apply and how long it lasts, because a little dab will make all the difference. With holistic ingredients like black tea and blackberry leaf extract, you can feel great about looking great.