How to apply an eye contour

For fresh, rested eyes

10 sec.

Puffiness and dark circles aren’t just due to a lack of sleep. They’re also the result of poor blood and lymphatic circulation. As for wrinkles, these appear when the skin loses firmness and elasticity. It is vital to apply a product around the eye area to:

  • Activate microcirculation* without stretching the skin
  • Diminish signs of fatigue.
  • * the pressure draining method activates microcirculation

  • Clarins +
  • Our pressure draining method, when applied around the eye area, reduces dark circles and puffiness by stimulating the natural circulation and prevents wrinkles from appearing, all without stretching the skin.

2 steps to fresh, rested eyes

  • 1


    Warm the product in your hand with your fingers to bring it up to the temperature of your skin and help it take effect instantly.
    3 seconds

  • 2
    Apply pressure

    Apply pressure

    Drain pressure with your fingers starting at the inside working outwards. Repeat 3 times below and above the eyes, moving from the inner corner towards the outer corner, following the natural direction of lymphatic circulation.
    6 seconds

    Our expert tips

    Try to use the entire pad of your finger to apply pressure to the eye contour, and not just the fingertips.

    Denise Barthes, International Training Manager

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