Intro- 20 of the Best Under Eye Concealers Under $50
We could all use a little brightening up in the eye area these days! Whether you need to shrink puffiness, hide fine lines or brighten those dark under eye circles, here are some of the best products for your needs.
No. 20 - Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer—$48
Why it’s great: Works as a creamy, versatile concealer that offers full coverage.
Best For: Wear it sheer for a subtle highlight on the face, or more opaque to erase under-eye shadows.
No. 19 - Amazing Cosmetics Concealer—$42
Why it’s great: It’s like a magic eraser for your face.
Best for: Covers pimples and broken capillaries just as well as it covers dark circles.
No. 18 - YSL Touche Éclat Radiant Touch Highlighter—$40
Why it’s great: It’s a skin-brightening pen. Wear it alone under your eyes, or on your cheekbones to brighten your skin, or layer it with a creamy concealer under your eyes to cover any dark shadows.
Best For: Brightening dark under-eye shadows.
Find: Saks Fifth Avenue
No. 17 - Make Up Forever 5 Camouflage Cream Palette—$38
Why it’s great: It has 5 different shades that cover everything from dark circles to redness.
Best for: Dark circles.
No. 16 - Clarins Instant Light Complexion Perfector—$35
Why it’s great: Super light texture and smooth application leave your skin with a subtle glow.
Best for: Fills lines and smoothes away wrinkles.
Find: Nordstrom, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Lord & Taylor
No. 15 - Bobbi Brown Creamy Concealer Kit $32
Why it’s great: Included is a concealer and pressed powder that helps maintain skin's moisture levels for a smooth, virtually lineless look.
Best for: Blends easily to instantly cover and brighten dark circles.
Find: Neiman Marcus
No. 14 - Make Up For Ever Full Cover Concealer—$32
Why it’s great: An array of colors that goes on creamy and offers full-coverage with a semi-matte finish.
Best For: It can be used anywhere on the face, including under the eyes and on blemishes.
No. 13 - Bobbi Brown tinted Eye Brightener—$30
Why it’s great: A must under the eyes, wear it alone or layer it under your favorite concealer for more coverage.
Best For: This sheer brightening cream illuminates under the eyes to erase fatigue.
No. 12 - Temptu Undereye Concealer—$28
Why it’s great: Revitalizes your delicate under-eye area with age fighting nutrients as it diminishes imperfections.
Best For: Hides fine lines and dark circles
No. 11 - Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage $28
Why it’s great: This unique two-toned camouflage allows you to customize the color to meet your needs and it’s great for all skin types.
Best for: This concealer works wonders on blemishes, and redness since the formula is so thick and opaque.
Find: Sephora, Macy’s
No. 10 - Benefit Erase Paste—$26
Why it’s great: A creamy, easy-to-blend concealer with pink undertones.
Best For: This full coverage formula is perfect under eyes, or in areas you want to brighten.
No. 9 - Make Up Forever Lift Concealer—$25
Why it’s great: It contains tensine, an active ingredient with skin-firming properties for the eye area, and vitamins A and E, which regenerate the skin. This product goes on smooth, feels soft and stays put.
Best for: It conceals specific, darker areas (brown spots, blotches, etc.) and can be used as a highlighter on the more prominent parts of the face (cheekbones, forehead, and chin) for added radiance.
No. 8 - IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye—$24
Why it’s great: A long-wearing concealer with moisturizing benefits.
Best For: Covering dark under eyes, getting rid of bags without creasing.
No. 7 - Stila Perfecting Concealer—$23
Why it’s great: This creamy formula glides on easily and blends well to deliver a seamless application.
Best For: This full coverage concealer will cover dark shadows as well as discoloration and redness.
No. 6 - Too-Faced Absolutely Flawless Concealer—$20
Why it’s great: A concealer that banishes imperfections extremely well and does not settle into fine lines.
Best For: Fighting puffiness and firming to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and the loss of elasticity.
No. 5 - M.A.C. Mineralize Concealer—$20
Why it’s great: A mineral-packed, creamy concealer that also illuminates the skin.
Best for: Medium coverage makes it ideal for brightening under the eyes as well as covering discoloration on the skin.
No. 4 - Clinique Advanced Concealer—$17
Why it’s great: It applies as a cream and dries to a matte finish so you are not shiny.
Best for: Helps firm and smooth.
Find: Sephora, Macy’s
No. 3 - Neutrogena 3-in-1 Concealer—$10
Why it’s great: This ultra-blendable, skin-conditioning formula provides natural looking coverage, and has a good amount of sun protection. (SPF 20)
Best for: Reducing the look of dark circles and puffiness.
No. 2 - Garnier Skin Renew Anti-Dark Circle Eye Roller $10
Why it’s great: Easy roller applicator, instantly corrects dark circles and shadows to make eyes appear brighter.
Best for: This 2-in-1 solution contains caffeine which helps reduce dark circles.
No. 1 - Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Treatment Concealers—$9
Why it’s great: Simple to use roll-on applicator and ingredients include goji berry and haloxyl, for fighting fine lines and wrinkles.
Best for: Puffiness and fine lines.