11 Hydrating Concealers That Will Leave Your Face Looking Naturally Glowy
If you want a dewy glow, always opt for a hydrating under-eye concealer that is preferably light and buildable. Here’s why.
If you are naturally shadowed, mostly sleep-deprived or on the wrong side of the battle against zits and scars, then you better arm yourself with a power-packed hydrating under-eye concealer.
Your newly maturing skin can no longer pass off a slathering of heavy and dry makeup without you looking like a zombie. Your new fine lines and loose skin needs all the TLC you can give in the form of hydration.
As your skin matures the production of newer skin cells starts slowing down, making it crucial for you to add anti-wrinkle and moisturising serums in your skincare routines. However, at some point, you will have to accept your new creases and take the help of a hydrating under-eye concealer.
Formulas with hyaluronic acid and glycerin are perfect for a newly matured skin as they reduce the appearance of fine lines and prevent creasing. Basically, your skin will benefit most if you opt for a hydrating under-eye concealer.
11 Most Hydrating Under-eye Concealers
So to get you started, we’ve rounded up 11 hydrating concealers that are a must in your makeup bags.
1. Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Corrector & Concealer | S$57
The Bobbi Brown Intensive skin serum corrector and concealer with its liquid formula is a must-have in your bag if you are aiming at a bright under-eye.
2. Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Concealer | S$19
This is a cult favourite and rightly so. One sweep over the under-eye with this goji berry- and haloxyl-spiked formula can literally brighten and smooth your under-eyes.
3. TARTE | Aquacealer Hydrating Concealer | S$40
The Tarte Aquacealer Hydrating Concealer doesn’t have a thick consistency and is hydrating on the skin, thanks to its 20 percent water content. It’s also easy to blend and won’t clog your pores.
4. NARS | Radiant Creamy Concealer | S$46
The NARS radiant creamy concealers has been spoken about by almost every beauty guru since it launched, as it should be; because it is extremely nourishing on the skin and works wonders to decrease the appearance of creases and fine lines.
5. LANEIGE | Watery Cushion Concealer | S$35
While the Laneige watery cushion concealer might look like a simple ‘atas’ pen to you, it can brighten up your under-eye and reduce dark circles like you’ve never seen before.
However, the only downside is that it does oxidise slightly after five to six hours and becomes a bit dry. So the key is to spray your face with a hydrating mist after a few hours.
6. Origins Plantscription Anti-Aging Concealer | S$40
This ophthalmologist tested anti-aging concealer is perfect for the ladies who do not prefer full coverage and are happy with a natural finish. It works to dull down fine lines and creases.
7. BENEFIT COSMETICS | Boi-ing Hydrating Concealer| S$35
Available at an affordable price, the Boi-ing Hydrating concealer does exactly what it says- hydrates, thanks to vitamin E and Apple seed extract. This concealer is also lightweight so no caking and has a buildable formula.
8. SEPHORA COLLECTION | High Coverage Concealer| S$24
Sephora has been upping their game with one long-lasting product after another and this concealer joins that list. It has a smooth finish and gives a natural glow to the shadowed areas and is perfect for sensitive maturing skin.
9. NARS | Soft Matte Complete Concealer | S$46
For something a bit more pricey, the NARS soft matte complete concealer is the perfect pick. A favourite among beauty gurus who prefer a natural look, especially for maturing skin, this concealer has been ticking all the boxes.
It hides fine lines, creates a creaseless under-eye and keeps it hydrated and moisturised.
10. 3CE | Waterful Concealer | S$30
The easy-to-use 3CE waterful concealer does a great job at concealing blemishes and dark spots and is almost full coverage. Although it has a thick consistency, this concealer feels like a hydrating gel and brightens the under-eye.
11. Yves Saint Laurent | Touche Eclat Radiance Perfecting Pen | S$56
Once you’ve used this, you’ll realise that your under-eyes will never look dull again. However, it does come with a steep price tag. Still, it promises “eight hours of sleep with the click of a pen,” and it delivers.
This has become a cult-favourite cream serum, thanks to the light-reflecting minerals that can brighten your shadowed areas. And we certainly think this is one to pick if you’re looking for a hydrating under-eye concealer.
Remember that while buying a concealer, especially if you have maturing skin opt for one that hydrates and is buildable. You do not want cakey-looking concealer that sits under your eyes and irritates them.
Also make sure you keep in mind the consistency, shade and price as you go about shopping.