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TikTok dermatologist Mamina Turegano talks about eye creams she recommends and ingredients to look out for in this snippet from the Breaking Beauty Podcast.
Publish Date: Dec 01, 2020
TikTok dermatologist Mamina Turegano talks about eye creams she recommends and ingredients to look out for in this snippet from the Breaking Beauty Podcast. Check out the rest of the episode for more tips on treating dark circles and undereye bags.
Okay, so we're going to talk about eye cream that can help with dark circles, so we often hear about vitamin C. You hear about caffeine, but I really want to know What are the cold, hard facts when it comes to those ingredients that are proven around the eye area? Because it's like you just there's there's so many choices out there, and so we just want to give people some tools to help them shop like when they are spending and investing in these types of products. What really works around those around the eye for dark circles treating hyperpigmentation, it's the same thing that applies to the rest of the skin. So, of course, any oxidants, whether it's vitamin C, can certainly be helpful. And then, you know, if you if you're dealing with more severe hyperpigmentation, there's a lot of like anti hyperpigmentation ingredients. So I mean, milder ones are like nice cinnamon, which is also in antioxidant. But there are things like kojic acid, hydroquinone. These things lighten the skin, and we know that it works. Also a retinoid. A retinoid is helpful because, well, first of all, it increases skin cell turnover, so you're getting rid of any old skin that could be hyper pigmented. But retinoids also caused the skin allow the skin to become thicker, and with thicker skin, there is less visibility like there's less. Translucency plays a huge part in like seeing, like the dark circles around the eyes and then the other ingredient that could help just kind of help with skin thickening or peptides. So all these ingredients, I think that they have the most evidence behind them. And that's maybe why some people say, Oh, you don't need You don't need a specific eye cream because you could find all of these ingredients in like facial creams. There is data for other ingredients, like vitamin K, that can further help and caffeine to further help with, like the vasculature around the eyes. Top two. I think my top two like dark circle ingredients toe look for caffeine and Vitamin K. What is your favorite? Or derek circle eye cream that you recommend or have seen great results from? Because people wanna have that shopping list at the end of this to I'm a big fan of the SkinCeuticals a G e I complex, Um, yes, that one is nice. It also has some optical diffusers, and that's another thing that kind of makes some certain eye cream stand out. There are. They also will put some particles in there that reflect light. Thio really get rid of the appearance of dark circles. But certainly there are like active ingredients that can help prepare the skin to help with dark circles. That's one of my go twos. I also really like this brand called Skin Better, and I and I I was just going to say that it's only available through a physician, and not all physicians have it. But you could get it online to through a physician like you could get it online through. For me, they have a eye cream called eyes. It's just literally called eyes and yeah, that one has in great ingredients with with antioxidants and caffeine, and your patients have been happy with Those are like you've seen results with people that you've recommended those two Yes, people really like those. And then I also really like the t mean I complex by revision TME, and I