Concealer can only do so much! Open up your eyes to these clever options to put the sparkle back.
Banish Bags – with RF
Eye bags are partly down to genes and get worse with age. Hit 45 and they seem to magically appear. They can also be due to an allergy or a sinus problem. Pelleve will instantly refresh baggy and saggy eyes. It delivers radio frequency energy to the skin via a special hand-held device. This stimulates collagen production and gives an instant lift to the skin as well as softening lines. You’ll see results immediately but a course of four to six a week apart will make sure results last longer as well as give a lift to the eyes. A course from £499.
Lift Droopy Eye Lids – with Smartxide
Saggy loose upper eyelids often run in families and occur when the skin becomes looser causing hooding, which can affect vision. Smartxide is the latest laser resurfacing procedure which can shrink skin by up to 30 per cent. It can be done in a lunch hour using a topical anaesthetic but you’ll be red around the eyes for a week. Results last 3 years, cost approx. From £300.
Lighten Dark Circles and Shadows – with PRP Therapy
Most of us have these and they have many causes including a build up of pigment, hereditary discolouration and blood vessels showing through skin. Thinning skin and loss of fat can also make dark circles and hollows more obvious. PRP Therapy, which involves having blood drawn from the arm, which is then spun in a centrifuge to separate out the platelets. These are then injected into the area to stimulate the regeneration of skin cells and new collagen. Results are natural with no downtime. Results last 6-12 months when one top up required. From £400
Erase Crow’s Feet – with Botox
According to research, our eyes age about 36 per cent faster than the rest of the face due to repetitive movements like squinting and smiling, which we do even when we sleep but a few carefully placed injections of Botox at the sides of the eyes will erase lines and crinkles like magic. See results within five days, results last up to six months from £200.