If you stayed up waiting for the presidential election results, we don’t have to tell you how long and stressful the night was. To help hide those dark circles, puffiness and other signs of tired eyes, we’ve rounded up some of our go-tos.
If you’re still trying to perk up after a sleepless night watching the polling results come in, we’ve got you covered — well, we at least have your dark circles and under eye bags covered. Whether you’re in need of a quick fix for signs of tired eyes or you’re looking for a new long-term routine, there are plenty of options.
From eye masks that are super-charged with ingredients like caffeine and cucumber to calm and brighten in just minutes, to nightly creams that will nourish the delicate under-eye skin while they fight signs of aging, here are our top picks.
As refreshing as they sound, these individual gel patches come in a set of 60 and can help tired eyes in just 15 minutes. Formulated with ingredients like cucumber extract, aloe, hyaluronic acid, hydrolyzed collagen and caffeine, these multi-tasking patches work to de-puff, hydrate and minimize the appearance of dark circles and fine lines.
Store this roll-on gel formula in the fridge for a more refreshing, cooling effect. Vitamin C, mint and caffeine will instantly help to de-puff and brighten the under eye area while continuing to improve tired eyes with regular use.
If you have more time to commit to treating your under eyes, add this nightly cream into your routine.
This brightening and hydrating cream is lightweight and oil-free so it can be used under your makeup and over it if you need a touch up throughout the day.
These travel-friendly under eye patches work to hydrate and reduce dark circles and fine lines.
Specifically created to treat problems in the morning (after the damage of a late night has already been done), this energizing cream is formulated with ingredients like coffee beans, panax ginseng and magnolia extract to reduce dark circles, under eye bags and help brighten.
Cool and refresh tired under eyes with these green tea-infused (and very affordable) natural fiber eye masks.
We're obsessed with this concealer that contains Tepezcohuite, which helps tone, condition & smooth skin while the anti-inflammatory Ginger Root helps reduce the appearance of redness -- what more could you ask for?!
Fight dark circles and puffiness while also adding anti-aging benefits into your eye care routine.
We're obsessed with this new vegan and gluten-free concealer because a 2-in-1 problem solving product that corrects dark circles and pigmentation with an orange corrector, then conceals with a creamy full coverage concealer. How amazing is that!?
Dark circles and puffiness don't stand a chance thanks to this balm that's formulated with pink peony, cucumber and apple extracts to reduce dark cirlces and micro-powdered real pearls to brighten.
This is the best face mask ever. You leave it on & it works all day long to reduce telltale signs of fatigue and stress -- exactly what we need after a night like last night.
If all else fails, reach for a trusty concealer. We've tried endless options in our day, and nothing seems to camouflage dark circles (plus blemishes and dark spots) quite like this full-coverage option that stays put all day.