The eyes are the very first place to show signs of stress and lack of sleep. Case in point: those dark circles, puffiness, dryness, or even fine lines that you see after your typical all-nighter. It happens to everyone, and if you're tired of relying on makeup to conceal them, it might be time to turn to skincare instead.
Ahead, we list 10 lightweight eye serums you can reach for to give your peepers a bright and well-rested look minus the heavy feel!
1. BSkin Eye Care Multi-tasking Power Serum
This do-it-all eye serum contains sea daffodil, aloe vera, as well as the brand's very own proprietary called B2O that works together to hydrate, brighten, firm, and protect the delicate skin. It also has four types of peptides for some additional anti-aging perks!
Multi-tasking Power Serum, P5332, BSKIN, ph.bskin.com
2. L'Occitane Immortelle Overnight Reset Eye Serum
This fast-absorbing formula has antioxidant properties that'll brighten dark circles and decrease puffiness in no time. Plus, it comes with an organic immortelle essential oil that helps fight skin aging in the long run!
Immortelle Overnight Reset Eye Serum, P3300, L'OCCITANE, Rustan's
3. Skyn Iceland Brightening Eye Serum
You'd be impressed to know that this serum is backed with not just one, but 20+ powerhouse peptides that are infused with potent algae extracts, and antioxidants to depuff, smoothen, as well as brighten the eye contour area. It also works double duty to hydrate, repair, and improve elasticity.
Brightening Eye Serum, P2300, SKYN ICELAND, Sephora.ph
4. The Ordinary Caffeine Solution 5% + EGCG
Like a shot of espresso, this energizing solution wakes up tired eyes in just a couple of taps. In fact, it contains a whopping 5% concentration of caffeine and EGCG (from green tea leaves) to target puffiness and pigmentation on the skin. Not to mention, it’s free of any alcohol, oil and silicone, perfect for anyone who's looking for a vegan-friendly option.
Caffeine Solution 5% + EGCG, P650, THE ORDINARY, Beautymnl
5. Perricone MD Vitamin C Ester Brightening Eye Serum
Vitamin C is known for its brightening perks, which makes it one of the best ingredients to look for in an eye serum. But this product from Perricone MD has more than that, being packed with other skin-loving ingredients like squalane and chamomile extract to moisturize and firm the eye area.
Vitamin C Ester Brightening Eye Serum, price unavailable, PERRICONE MD, Rustan's
6. Murad Vita-C Eyes Dark Circle Corrector
This serum from Murad combines the power of gold-stabilized vitamin C, red and brown algae extracts, and cucumber extract to visibly improve hyperpigmentation, dullness, and uneven tone. It also boasts of light-reflecting micro-minerals that brighten the eye area, so you can skip concealer after just two weeks of use!
Vita-C Eyes Dark Circle Corrector, P3250, MURAD, Rustan's
7. Kiehl's Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Eye Brightening Concentrate
With a potent concentration of 10.5% vitamin C, this product works to strengthen, soothe, and brighten the undereye area. What's more, it also reduces the appearance of fine lines like crow's feet. It’s a great buy if you want to cop a healthy, bright-eyed look and target early signs of aging at once.
Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Eye Brightening Concentrate, P3150, KIEHL'S, kiehls.com.ph
8. Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum
Perk up those dull-looking orbs with this multi-tasking eye serum from Estée Lauder. Its fast-penetrating formula packs a punch with brightening, moisturizing and anti-aging perks, thanks to the brand's breakthrough technology called ChronoluxCB which works to fully restore your peeper's youthful glow.
Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum, P4200, ESTEE LAUDER, Lazada
9. Dr. Dennis Gross Ferulic + Retinol Triple Correction Eye Serum
Infused with collagen-stimulating retinol, this lightweight gel formula goes on a mission to address dullness, lines, wrinkles, dark circles, and uneven skin tone. It also works alongside ferulic acid and licorice root extract to soothe irritation. Even better, it can double as an eye makeup primer!
Ferulic + Retinol Triple Correction Eye Serum, P4160, DR. DENNIS GROSS, Sephora.ph
10. Clinique All About Eyes Serum Depuffing Eye Massage
Refresh your peepers with this cooling caffeine-spiked formula that depuffs and hydrates on contact. Enriched with potent antioxidants and soothing botanicals, it helps reduce the appearance of dark circles over time, too!
All About Eyes Serum Depuffing Eye Massage, P2300, CLINIQUE, Rustan's