Eye creams are one of the most important skin care products that you can buy.
The skin around the eye is the most delicate skin on the face and for this reason extra care is needed when applying products in this area.
It is also necessary to take more time in selecting products that you will be using around your eyes.
Test small samples before making a decision to buy a product.
The skin around your eyes has a tendency to become more 'wrinkled' than other areas of the face and you will often find that this is the area of skin where there will be more blood vessels visible.
These visible blood vessels will appear as dark patches and shadowing under the eyes.
On most people the skin around the eyes will be more sensitive and that means it will be more susceptible to damage.
This is even more of a problem for people who already have sensitive skin.
The skin around the eyes will generally tend to be somewhat drier than the rest of the face and this is because there are fewer oil glands present.
You can see now why taking care to get a good eye cream should be one of the most important purchases for your face care products.
You should look for products that are not only suitable for delicate skin but also offer some form of protection against the sun.
Sunglasses will certainly help to preserve the quality of the skin around the eyes but there will always be times when that skin gets exposed to ultraviolet light.
Look for eye creams that have moisturizing ingredients in them and also, there are many eye creams on the market that have anti-wrinkle properties in them.
These are well worth the money even if you need to save it elsewhere on other products.