26th Jun 2019
The best eye products from the last year, according to the judges at The IMAGE Beauty Awards 2019.
Welcome to the 16th annual IMAGE Beauty Awards! We’ve gathered the best beauty launches from the last year, across hair, make-up, skincare and bodycare, and shared them with Ireland’s most authoritative industry experts to bring you the ultimate breakdown of the products you need in your arsenal. The judging panel spent months trialling and testing on themselves and their clients for the fabulous 32-page IMAGE Beauty Awards supplement in association with McCauley Health and Beauty Pharmacy, that was on sale with the May issue of IMAGE Magazine and is now available for your reading pleasure right here!
Here, the eye creams and eye make-up removers…
Biologique Recherche Creme Contour des Yeux VIP O2, €67
“This is great for dark circles, anti- ageing, and with the hyaluronic acid, it’s very hydrating.” – Olga Kochlewska
BEST FOR Baggy, puffy eyes
Novexpert Expert Anti-Aging Eye Contour, €40
“This is anti-wrinkle action and protects cells with great ingredients: aloevera, hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, green tea and more.” – Nuala Woulfe
BEST FOR Dark circles and signs of ageing
Elemis Peptide4 Eye Recovery Cream, €47.50
“This has a gorgeous, fresh feeling after use, reduces puffiness and dark circles, and brightens the skin.” – Olga Kochlewska
BEST FOR Age 25+
NeoStrata Skin Active Intensive Eye Therapy, €70.50
“This has peptides, which stimulate collagen, apple stem cells to repair, caffeine, which helps stimulate microcirculation, and the texture is very nice.” – Nuala Woulfe
BEST FOR All skin types
SVR Topialyse Palpebral Irritated Eyelids Anti- Itching Soothing Cream, €18.90
“This is suitable for very sensitive skin, it’s hydrating, and it’s free from parabens and fragrance.” – Dr Rosemary Coleman
BEST FOR Very sensitive skin and eyes
Dr Hauschka Eye Make-up Remover, €25.95
“This emulsifies and gently yet thoroughly removes all eye make-up with a combination of therapeutic rose water and nourishing plant oils. It left eyes hydrated rather than dry.” – Dr Katherine Mulrooney
BEST FOR Sensitive eyes
Avene Refreshing Eye Contour Care, €19.99
“With a very nourishing formula and lightweight texture, it’s fortified with antioxidants, and the tip has a very therapeutic cold feeling that helps de-puff eyes.” – Dr Katherine Mulrooney
BEST FOR Dry, sensitive eyes
Filorga Optim-Eyes Eye Contour, €49
“This is hydrating, with a good texture and nice pump action, with peptides.” – Dr Rosemary Coleman
BEST FOR Under-eye bags
Read more: Have you tried the Wim Hof Method?
Read more: My Life in Beauty: Patrick Ta on his kit must-haves, skincare secrets and favourite artists
Read more: Can we talk about… the 25 year anniversary edition of MAC Viva Glam Lipstick
Dr Rosemary Coleman, consultant dermatologist at Blackrock Clinic breaks down...
Self-improvement is a seemingly never end task for the aspiring beautiful woman - but where is the breaking point?