Because I'm the luckiest girl in the world, the skin around my eyes is not only extremely sensitive, but also eczema-prone. So as much as I love the idea of testing out every single eye cream that gets sent my way for work, I know better than to play myself.
That said, while I don't always get it right, I can usually tell when a product will or won't work for me, depending on the ingredients listed in the formula, In this case, Kiehl's Creamy Eye Treatment does everything it promises — sans the irritation.
This eye cream has been on the market for years. I remember testing it way back when I didn't think I needed to use an eye cream, so I kind of just left it to expire.
Anywho, times have certainly changed, and I decided to give it another go after a consultation with one of my favorite dermatologists, Dr. Michelle Henry. She told me that most of her patients with sensitive skin around their eyes use it and love it. I came to the same conclusion.
I still can't decide what I love most about this formula: the fact that it's thicc and a lot more moisturizing than most eye creams I've tried, or the fact that it didn't set my eyes ablaze. Either way, it's a win-win for me.
To shop: $50; sephora.com
The fragrance-free product is formulated without parabens and boasts ultra-moisturizing ingredients including avocado oil, beta-carotene for antioxidant benefits, as well as shea butter, which acts as both a humectant and emollient.
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Once you get your hands on this eye cream and start using it on a regular basis, expect to go to bed and wake up with extremely hydrated under-eyes. And if you're a sleepy queen like me, it will help you to look more rested over time.
Oh, and one last thing: I know the price is a little steep, so definitely feel free to grab a few tester packs from Kiehl's before you drop some serious coin. But trust me, I'm certain you're gonna love it.
Good to Go used to be the column where we'd share the beauty products we can't travel without. But while travel's off the table, we'll be focusing on products that make us feel good in quarantine. This month, why I'm obsessed with Kiehl's Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado.