At first glance, they may seem more or less the same, but there is a difference — and it’s an important one.
The purpose of an eye cream is to moisturize but it can also help diminish dark circles and fine lines. However, a good eye cream should also help smooth out fine lines, reduce puffiness, restore a youthful glow, and help rebuild firmness.
Eye serum, on the other hand, is more potent than its eye cream predecessors.
Eye serum often contains more nutrient-rich ingredients than an eye cream, giving you both preventative and restorative benefits. Eye serums will often also have eyeliss and matrixyl, which are two powerhouse ingredients that penetrate your skin on a deeper level, and help deliver the best results.