La Prairie Skin Caviar Firming and Lifting Eye Serum
Lifting and firming the eyes can be frustrating when you spend money on products that don’t work. Regardless of the price point, the products that are most effective will contain ingredients that are formulated to target the delicate eye area and according to the Company does not cause irritation whilst delivering positive results. The La Prairie Skin Caviar Firming and Lifting Eye Serum sounds almost good enough to eat but, is it worth the wallet-irritating price of $325?
La Prairie claims that the Skin Caviar Luxe Eye Lift Cream is the one of the best firming and lifting treatment. This eye cream is specifically formulated to treat the area round the eyes, La Prairie promises “unparalleled” results according to their website. The La Prairie Skin Caviar Firming and Lifting Eye Serum is supposed to increase firmness and elasticity of the skin, provide 24-hour hydration, and mask the appearance of unsightly dark circles under the eye.
The company suggests that users applying the formula under the eye with your fingertips (we suggest only using the ring finger) and then extending it all the way to your hairline to treat wrinkles. They claim the results will be “remarkable”. La Prairie claims that this eye cream will target 7 areas of aging including: wrinkles, fine lines, dark circles, sagging, puffiness, loss of firmness, and of course drying. This eye cream formulation is supposed to lift and firm using caviar extract and La Prairie’s own Cellular Complex.
The Eye Lift Cream is full of Parabens but does include some very interesting ingredients such as Algae Extract, Sweet Almond Seed Extract along with Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein together with Hyaluronic Acid, both very popular and effective ingredients found in many other top of the line treatments. The formula also includes fragrance which can cause unwanted reactions for some people.
If you’ve got the dollars in your pocket, La Prairie’s exotic combination of anti-aging ingredients might be useful but if, like many your skin is sensitive, there are a number of ingredients that may intensify skin irritation.
0.68 oz. / 20 mL
Ingredients: Water, C12-20 Acid PEG-8 Ester, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Petrolatum, Dicaprylyl Maleate, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Propylene Glycol, Acetylated Lanolin, Triethanolamine, Cyclopentasiloxane, Hordeum Distichon (Barley) Extract, Sodium Dihydroxycetyl Phosphate, Glycoproteins, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Extract, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Caviar Extract, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Salicylic Acid, Palmitic Acid, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Extract, Phellodendron Amurense Bark Extract, Glycerin, Isohexadecane, Nylon-12, Polysilicone-11, Palmitoyl Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Laminaria Cloustoni Extract, Imperata Cylindrica Root Extract, Butylene Glycol, Polysorbate 80, Disodium EDTA, Urea, Hyaluronic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, Triacetin, Guanidine Hcl, Tripeptide-1, Tripeptide-2, Sodium PCA, Caffeine, Propylene Glycol Alginate, Algae Extract, Sea Salt (Maris Sal), Pseudopterogorgia Elisabethae (Sea Whip) Extract, Chlorella Vulgaris Extract, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Seed Extract, Arnica Montana Flower Extract, Polygonum Fagopyrum Seed Extract, Polyquaternium-51, PEG-8, Trehalose, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Glucose, Dextran, Caprylyl Glycol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Acacia Senegal Gum, Hexylene Glycol, Hydroxyethyl Behenamidopropyl Dimonium Chloride, Carbomer, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Fragrance, Linalool, Citronellol, Geraniol, Potassium Sorbate, Benzoic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben, Butylparaben, Yellow 5, Red 40