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Eye contour creams

Eye contour creams

Eye contour creams: from aloe vera to yoghurt, here are several natural remedies to restore elasticity and hydration to the skin around your eyes. Recipes with ingredients readily available at home.

Cosmetics are constantly looking for specific formulas for the eye contour. It is, in fact, the part of the face that first shows the signs of age. Unfortunately, many of these products can cost a lot and are therefore out of reach of many pockets.

Eye contour creams with natural ingredients

Nonetheless, taking care of the eye contour remains an indispensable beauty gesture; for this reason, today we are talking about natural alternatives that can give excellent results. Their preparation takes little time, the ingredients are quite inexpensive and generally do not cause allergic reactions. Here are 5 fabulous recipes for the eye area: take advantage of their anti-aging properties now.

Aloe vera cream and grapeseed oil

It is a cream with antioxidant properties. Helps regenerate skin cells, acting against premature aging. Applied to the eye contour, it stimulates collagen production and prevents the formation of fine wrinkles.

What we need

  • 50 grams of aloe vera gel
  • 5 grams of grapeseed oil

How to proceed

  1. Put the aloe gel in a bowl and mix it with the grape seed oil
  2. In the evening, after washing your face, apply a little cream around the eyes
  3. Massage for a couple of minutes, until completely absorbed
  4. Apply it every day.

Cream with cocoa butter and olive oil

The skin around the eyes is thinner and, on top of that, it doesn't have many sebaceous glands. To delay the appearance of wrinkles, it is therefore essential to provide them with nutrients that keep them hydrated. This cream contains fatty acids, vitamin E and amino acids which nourish the tissues in depth. Use it to preserve the tone and elasticity of this delicate part of the face.

What we need

  • 40 grams of cocoa butter
  • 30 grams of olive oil

How to proceed

  1. Put the cocoa butter in a heat resistant container and heat it in a water bath
  2. Once melted, bring the heat to low and add the olive oil
  3. Mix the ingredients well, then let them cool
  4. Once solid, take a small amount of cream with your fingertip and perform a light massage
  5. Roll it out every night before going to sleep.

Yogurt and green tea cream

The lactic acid contained in yogurt keeps the pH of the skin in balance. It also reduces stains and prevents fabrics from losing elasticity prematurely. In this cream we enhance its properties with the antioxidant power of green tea, a healthy ingredient that keeps the skin young and radiant.

What we need

  • 50 grams of natural yogurt
  • 50 grams of green tea infusion

How to proceed

  1. Put the plain yogurt in a glass jar and mix it with the green tea
  2. Keep it in the refrigerator and apply it very cold
  3. Apply this cream around the eyes
  4. Let it act for about twenty minutes, then remove the residues with a damp cloth
  5. Keep it in the refrigerator and use it every night.

Potato cream and vaseline

The cooling power of potato juice combines with the oils of petroleum jelly. The result is an anti-inflammatory and moisturizing cream.Applied to the skin, it reduces the presence of bags and dark circles, two imperfections that make us look older.

What we need

  • 50 grams of grated potato
  • 20 grams of petroleum jelly

How to proceed

  1. Put the two ingredients in a jar and mix them until you get a thick cream.
  2. Apply the cream under the eyes with a light massage
  3. Leave it on for 30 minutes, then eliminate the excess with warm water
  4. Use it at least 3 times a week

Apple and honey cream

Apple contains tannic acid, a lightening substance that reduces the appearance of dark circles. By combining its properties with those of organic honey, we obtain an ideal moisturizer to protect the delicate skin of this part of the face.

What we need

  • 1 ripe apple
  • 75 grams of organic honey

How to proceed

  1. Cook a ripe apple and mash it until puree is obtained
  2. Mix it with honey; place the cream in a small jar with an airtight lid
  3. Pass the cream around the eyes and leave it on for half an hour
  4. After this time, rinse with warm water
  5. Apply it 2 or 3 times a week
  6. Store the leftover cream in the refrigerator.


Video: Firming Eye Contour Cream by Kypwell (September 2021).