The Best Under-Eye Concealers For Dark Circles
Whether you like them or not, face masks are here to stay. With face masks have become part of our daily lives and an essential item of our outdoor attires for the foreseeable future, there’s no better time to beautify your eyes—when half of your face is always hidden under that mask.
From wearing colourful and shimmery eyeshadow to applying dramatic false eyelashes, there are countless ways to up your eye makeup game in the new normal—you just have to be creative and get the right products and tools. A perfect eye makeup wouldn’t be complete without a quality under-eye concealer, which has the heroic ability to banish dark circles and brighten up tired-looking eyes in a flash. Therefore, we’ve rounded up the best under-eye concealers on the market to help you achieve that flawless look this season.
Charlotte Tilbury Mini Miracle Eye Wand
Loved by make-up artists, celebrities and beauty gurus alike, Charlotte Tilbury's Mini Miracle Eye Wand is a high-performance concealer that infused with specially-tailored ingredients to make your skin look firmer and smooth out the appearance of dark circles and fine lines—think hyaluronic acid, rice proteins and bio extract of Salicornia. This product not only does a decent job at reviving tired eyes, but its silky-textured formula will also deliver complete coverage with a luminous finish in just a few swipes.
Estée Lauder Double Wear Instant Fix Concealer and Hydra Prep Duo
Whether you’re looking to hide dark circles or give your delicate under-eye area with an instant moisture boost, this multi-use concealer from Estée Lauder is your best bet. Featuring a crease-less, long-lasting formula that provides a natural satin matte finish, it’s specially designed with two tips—a paddle tip for applying serum and a doe-foot applicator for concealer to brighten and blur all your under-eye imperfections.
IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Waterproof Concealer
One of the best-selling concealers on Sephora in recent years is this full coverage, waterproof formula from IT Cosmetics. As well as covering under-eye bags and blemishes, the concealer is infused with collagen and hyaluronic acid to provide long-term anti-ageing benefits, which can instantly diminish the look of fine lines and wrinkles and add radiance to your complexion. Bonus: It comes in 48 different shades, so you’re sure to find your perfect match.
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Clé de Peau Beauté Radiant Corrector for Eyes
Fake a good night’s rest with Clé de Peau Beauté’s Radiant Corrector for Eyes. A makeup and skincare hybrid that features a premium formula to offer you both a sheer-to-medium coverage and anti-ageing benefits, this concealer boasts a combination of Illuminating Complex EX (derived from platinum golden silk and Japanese pearls) to help skin recover from environmental stress and optical technology to instantly cover up dark circles and create a luminous eye area.
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Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Lift and Firm Concealer
Elizabeth Arden’s Ceramide Lift and Firm Concealer didn’t reach cult status for no reason. Enriched with anti-ageing properties and Celluar Plumping Technology, this lightweight, creamy formula will give instant full coverage and smooth fine lines without causing creases, which also delivers visible plumping and firming effects for a glowing, healthier complexion.
Armani Beauty High Precision Retouch
If you’re looking for a hydrating, lightweight formula that’s great for covering up dark circles and soothing puffiness, give this concealer from Armani Beauty a try. It’s formulated with premium ingredients such as light-reflecting pearls, vitamin E and moisturising agents to cancel out dark circles and imperfections while keeping the skin dewy and hydrated all day long.
Dior Forever Skin Correct Concealer
Just like Dior’s iconic Forever Skin Foundation, this concealer has been a firm favourite among beauty lovers, and for good reason: the formula is incredibly creamy and moisturising that it glides on like silk to give natural and long-lasting results without any creasing or dryness. It can be used as a targeted foundation, contour cream and highlighter, making it great for all your beauty needs.
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Hourglass Vanish AirBrush Concealer
Tired of concealers that don’t even last until lunchtime? This could be your new go-to. Super lightweight with a creamy texture, Hourglass’ Vanish AirBrush Concealer banish dark circles, redness and blemishes with a natural matte finish, which provides substantial coverage and helps you achieve a flawless complexion from morning to night without drying you out.
Natasha Moor No Bag Vibes Concealer
If you suffer from dark under-eye circles even when you're getting enough shut-eye, this is the formula for you. Make-up artist Natasha Moor’s No Bag Vibes Concealer is a premium orange colour correcting concealer that will instantly neutralise the blue and purple hues from under-eye circles and erase the appearance of any dark spots, which is easy to apply and will not settle into fine lines or slide off after a few hours of wear.
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