Words: Kathryn Lewsey 

Festivals, holidays and late nights in the beer garden can all be fun, but are bound to take a toll on your precious peepers. Fear not, because we’ve found the top five eye creams that will hydrate your skin and banish those dark circles – yay!


CACI Eye Renew Serum, £35.95, www.amazon.co.uk


Perfect for combating circles and puffiness around your peepers, this formula uses the powerful duo of hyaluronic acid and seaweed extract. Meanwhile, peptides help to generate collagen, keeping skin super smooth.


Verso Retinol Super Eye Serum, £70, www.cultbeauty.co.uk


Packed with skin-smoothing retinol, this refreshing blend is combined with hyaluronic acid for seriously transforming results. It banishes puffiness, helps skin fight wrinkles and add instant firmness.

Goldfaden MD Bright Eyes – Eye Cream, £48, www.spacenk.com


If your peepers are looking a little on the tired side, then this product is for you. Soy peptide, rice bran extract and organic red tea work to de-puff skin and deliver some serious hydration. You’ll be left with luminous, brighter skin.

Lacura Caviar Collagen Pro Firming Eye Cream, £4.99, www.aldi.co.uk


Proving that you don’t have to shell out a fortune on luxurious skincare, this beauty bargain brings the benefits without breaking the bank. Caviar extract, hyaluronic acid and collagen are combined to create a formula that gets skin plumped, bright and hydrated.


PUR Tone Up Total Eye Fitness, £37, www.purcosmetics.co.uk


This triple-acting number will target the main eye concerns – puffiness, dark circles and wrinkles. Bringing even the most tired of eyes back to life, its blend of niacinamide and bioskinup contour 3R will deliver hydration to skin, erasing those telling tales of a big night.