Why Should we put extra focus on Eye Care products in Springtime Transition Skincare Routine.



Eye care creams and patches cover a big share of our winter to springtime transition skincare routine. In fact, with a milder climate, longer days and prolonged sunlight exposition, eyes also need thorough care to avoid dark circles to be seen. In spring, due to high solar rays, eyes also suffer and therefore it is easy for us to get more wrinkles. That’s why it is better to treat them before they appear. When it comes to prevention and remedies there is a large amount of eye creams, serums and patches providing a deep moisturizing features. But lifestyle cover a fundamental part as well. Pack yourself with antioxidants and remember that getting enough sleep is crucial.

Miloon’s Sleeping Mask.

MILOON SILK SLEEPING MASK SWEET PINK Speaking of sleeping habits, are you sure to be sleeping correctly and rest your body properly?  Try Miloon’s Sleeping Mask. It’s all made in silk, as Silk proteins speed up the renewal of the skin cells while improving its hydration levels; doing so, it prevents nutritive principles’ evaporation in the eye contour area which is by far, the main cause of aging. This night mask is suitable for sensitive skins. In fact, silk is an hypoallergenic material with a soothing effect on itchy and irritated skin.Provides exceptional light protection to your eyes, allowing you to recover and get the full night’s sleep that you need. Moreover, it helps to raise the melatonine levels, body’s natural sleep hormone affecting the sleep/awake cycle as well as your good mood. It aids to the prevention of wrinkles, puffy eyes and dark circles, while it is perfect for quality sleep while traveling.

Why should you use an eye care product in every skin care regimen.

The skin around our eyes is the most sensitive area on our faces. Moreover this is one of the first places where signs of premature aging show up first. This call for specialized skincare products, specifically eye creams and eye patches. When choosing your eye-product for transition skincare you should always consider three variables: your skin type, your lifestyle, what each cream is specific for.

Your Skin type: There are 5 kind of skin types. Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination and Sensitive. You can discover everything you need to know in this article. Make sure to check out what kind of skin type every product is best for.

Your lifestyle: Beauty lies in unicity. Your body is your temple and it physically reflects the environment constrains and solicitations. Make sure to treat it good by embracing a conscious lifestyle. This is particularly true for springtime transition skincare, when warmer days push you to stay up late.

Specific product features: This is not just valid for eye creams, but can be applied to every skincare product. For example, try looking for specific ingredients, age recommendations and specific conditions’ advices to get the most out of every single product. Should you have missed out, make sure to dive deep into Miloon’s K-Beauty Guide to Ingredients to better understand what product is most suitable for you.

Korean Eye Care Products: Why Are They So Effective?

Korean eye creams, along with sheet masks, are one of the reasons behind Korean Beauty global rise. This excellence can be explained by the unique ingredients employed in the formulation. Of course, eye creams alone cannot make so much of a difference. The secret for the perfect skin lies in the combination with other products and how they pairs, together to better match the environment change. As this guide clearly shows, the correct skincare transition routine is the key to adapt the skin to the climate, avoiding in turn, dehydration and breakouts. In addition to this, lifestyle is always a big issue. Making a broad use of sunscreens (umbrella anyone?), antioxidants, in combination with specially formulated skin care products can help boost the skin’s youthful radiance.

Smart and Hi-Tech Formulations.

The reason why Korean eye creams and eye patches are so popular right now is mainly due to their innovative formulas. Manufacturers of Korean eye creams and serums only use the finest quality ingredients in their formulations. This is why Korean eye creams are ​effective and efficient for their skin. In fact, Korean eye creams and eye patches are manufactured to cater a large amount of skin types. It’s exactly Korean Skincare brands’ capability to accustom these skin types special needs that push’em to source for special ingredients to help eliminate or prevent certain skin problems from happening in the first place. And most of them are natural. How good is that?

Not just for Transition Skincare: Eye Creams and Eye Patches as an Integrant Part of Your Beauty Regimen.

Starting at the age of 20 up till 30, 40, 50 and up; collagen and glycoprotein inside your skin will reduce gradually – those are important skin framework for an elastic fibrous within connective tissue. Eye’s area is the most delicated area on the face and most significant area to show your age while reducing of fibrous occur,  it usually shown with dark circle and wrinkles.  This case also applies to your face and neck because those are areas expose to sunlight and air the most without protection.

Since the use of eye cream and eye patches is so important to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as well as help restore the youthful glow of skin, Korean eye cream and eye patches form part of a unique skin care regimen. This might seem extensive at first glance, but it will be well worth the time and effort after you see the amazing results on your own skin.

What is the difference between Korean eye creams and patches ?

Basically the difference between an eye cream and eye patches is the same as your favourite cream and a mask. The Eye Patch is committed to deliver extra nourishing, moisturizing and radiance boosting nutrients. Most of the eyepatches are produced in hydrogel for a better adherenceThe essence is kept from evaporating by the sheet mask which locks in all the moisture and protects it from being exposed to the air. With such close contact to the skin, the essence forces the antioxidants and vitamins to penetrate into the skin’s top layer more effectively than if the essence was applied without a protective barrier such as a hydrogel. So… eye cream or eye-patch? The good news is you don’t have to make the choice. Each one is there to boost the effect of the other one. While eye cream should be part of your daily routine, you can use eye patch to get that extra smoothen plump effect. When it comes to eye-care skincare transition, this combination possibility turns it up to work just fine.

Beat the Clock: How Should You Introduce an Anti-Age Patch Routine to Prevent the Signs of Aging?

In one of the episodes of miloon’s K-Beauty Guides for Anti Aging Products, we discussed how ths skin varies year after year. You can find it here. Let’s now see how we should fight the signs of age with a specific eye-patch weekly routine.

  • From 20 to 30 Years old – A light moistening for this age, recommended to be use only 2-3 times a week inorder to maintain the eye’s area moisted.
  • From 30 to 40 Years old – Significant moisturize around area at first. After using eye patch for 2 months or above – wrinkles will reduce gradually with a smoother skin surface around the eye area.
  • After 40 Years old– Function of slowly shrink enlarged pore, reduce the risk of appearance of wrinkles. At this age, is the most important time to go from looking young and aging, it is strongly recommended to start using eye patch at this age.
  • After 50 Years old – Moisturizing of eye area is. Use eye patch to inject elasticity on the eye’s area. You should at least go for a 3 months-long eye patch routine a year to receive anti-aging and anit-wrinkle effects.

How to Choose Your Eye Care Product?

  • Ingredients: Most of us concerned with eye-area have problems with tired-looking eyes. But there’s even filling, anti age effects that we are looking for.
  • Hydration Level: Depending on your specific skin type, you might need a serum that is comprised of oil-free ingredients such as glycerin. If you have very dry skin and need extra hydration, an oil-based cream could be your ideal fit.
  • Fragrances: More often than not, fragrance-free products are the way to go since they’re suitable for even the most sensitive of skin types.

What ingredients you should be looking for in eye creams and patches?

Korean Cosmetic Eye Care products make no exception, when considering it comes to smart formulations, combining innovative technologies with natural ingredients.

As per moisturizers and anti-age, eye contour-care products should feature these products as part of their formulation:

  • Hyaluronic Acid – Also known as Sodium Hyaluronate, this ingredient works hard to lock in moisture and keep the skin hydrated. It may also help stimulate collagen production, which is a key feature in fighting premature aging of the skin.
  • Ceramides – As a type of lipid, ceramides naturally occur in the skin membranes and work to help eliminate moisture loss, which helps keep the skin looking plump and youthful.
  • Retinol – Being a type of vitamin A, retinol is an ingredient which may help accelerate cell regeneration, improving the skin tone and smoothness. It may also help unclog pores and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Neuropeptides – This ingredient can help stimulate the production of collagen and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
  • Vitamin C – Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant which may help boost collagen production and protect against the harmful effects of free radicals.
  • Vitamin E – When vitamin E is used along with vitamin C, it protects against free radicals, nourishes the skin, and helps create a smoother complexion.

Neogen Black Volume Cream Kit.

Negeon Black Volume Cream Kit is a hypoallergenic firming and moisturizing cream to use under the eyes and on areas exposed to the formation of mimic wrinkles. It was created on the patented 3 STEP SKIN VOLUME SYSTEM formula. Natural nutrients have been enclosed in Ceramides, micro-particles of hyaluronic acid and alpha-lipoic acid, thanks to which Negoen Black Volume Cream hydrates, moisturizes, nourishes and tones the skin in a safe and effective way.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid – Ceramides

May Coop Raw Eye Contour.

May Coop raw eye contour A lifting and replenishing eye cream that helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and dark circles around the delicate eye area. It is formulated with 7 white flower extracts, peptides, and adenosine, this eye cream smoothes, tightens, and revitalizes the eye area.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid – Peptides

A’pieu Bad Eye Cream.

a'pieu bad eye cream This gentle eye cream contains a moisturizing and smoothing effect that brightens the shadows under the eyes. For a wrinkle-fighting effect, and a delicate, light formula with no greasy, sticky effect. Perfect for springtime skincare transition.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid – Vitamin E

A. by BOM Ultra Time Return Eye Serum.

A. By Bom Ultra Time Return Eye Serum is a luxurious eye treatment that provide brightening and anti-aging effects for a youthful sight. Formulated with botanicals extracts from the Korean pharmacopoeia and peptides, it replenish the skin and boost elasticity, while organic aloe vera and green tea extracts from Jeju island prevent damaging effects of free radicals.An anti-aging elixir smoothes the wrinkles around the eyes, bringing hydration and firmness to dark circles in a loss of volume like a filler. Over the course of use, it clears dark circles and awakens the eye.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid

Shangpree Ginseng Berry Eye Mask.

SHANGPREE GINSENG BERRY EYE MASK This mask for the eye area is enriched with anti-oxidant-filled berries such as cherry, raspberry, and cranberry extracts.Anti-aging ginseng brightens and soothes skin for a more youthful appearance while omega-6 fatty acids, and vitamin C and E Evening Primrose extract helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and maintain the appearance of youthful skin.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid, Vitamin C

Shangpree Gold Hydrogel Eye Mask.

Hydrogel Gold from Shangpree è un trattamento anti-età che aiuta a ridurre i segni dell’affaticamento. Le patch in idrogel lenitive sono ricche di sostanze botaniche per nutrire e idratare la pelle, mentre una potente combinazione di oro, aloe vera e cetriolo aiuta a ridurre al minimo la comparsa di linee sottili e rughe, sostenendo il naturale processo di rinnovamento cellulare.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid

Shangpree Marine Energy Eye Mask.

SHANGPREE MARINE ENERGY EYE MASK Marine Energy di Shangpree è una maschera per il contorno occhi arricchita con alghe ricche di antiossidanti, spirulina e chondrus crispus. Questa formula anti-invecchiamento contiene anche estratti di erbe e elementi botanici lenitivi insieme a ingredienti profondamente idratanti come il sodio ialuronato che assicura che la pelle sia ben condizionata e soda. L’uso regolare aiuterà a riequilibrare e illuminare la delicata zona del contorno occhi ottenendo una carnagione chiara, liscia e giovane.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid

Kocostar Princess Eye Patch.

kocostar princess eye patchGli occhi sono lo specchio dell’anima. Valorizza la loro espressività lavorando sul contorno occhi con questa maschera occhi lussuosa.
Grazie ad un complesso in idrogel in oro 24K, queste innovative eye patch sono arricchite da nutrienti che idratano e ammorbidiscono quella sottile e sensibile zona del viso, rendendola leggera e luminosa.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid

Huangjisoo Centella Repairing Mask.

Altough not being specific for eye area, tis repairing mask is committed to fight fine lines, and eye area, together with the mouth, are one of the crucial spots. Huangjisoo Repairing Mask  contains Centella extract obtained from Jeju Island that restores skin by reducing fine lines and the pores’ size. It has Ceramide which helps protects dry skin from external irritants. This stands out for the higher moisture retention and absorption. Each mask contains mushroom extract which maintains more than 120% moisture than hyaluronic acid.

Contains: Ceramides

Shangpree S-Energy Long Lasting Concentred Serum.

SHANGPREE S-ENERGY LONGLASTING CONCENTRED SERUM_ This serum contains super antioxidants to combat daily environmental factors that can cause free radical damage. It has a lightweight texture that makes it easily absorbable and layerable with any other product, it is suitable for all skin types, even the most sensitive skin types and it is fragrance-free; It addresses fine lines, wrinkles and overall loss of elasticity, brightens dull and lackluster complexion so they appear more radiant and vibrant. MOreover, this hydrates without leaving skin feeling heavy, sticky or greasy. Thanks to Shangpree’s proprietary S-Energy complex, it isprovided with a blend of Skullcap Callus, liquid oxygen, a Violet Herb Complex and other botanicals to help facilitate cell regeneration plus a unique blend of hydrolyzed silk, propolis, and panthenol that both repair and hydrate skin.

Contains: Hyaluronic Acid


We have reached the end of the fourth episode of the guide dedicated to the steps of the transition routine to spring. This one was dedicated to the care of the eye contour: a really important area, which is mandatory to take care of, especially with the climate that becomes milder and the days increasingly sunny and full of opportunities to stay outdoors. In fact, the eyes are the mirror of the soul, and a young and healthy aspect is essential to transmit outside the glow and beauty that we have inside. Next week we will focus on the sheet masks and how to best fit them into the routine of transition to spring. Another opportunity to stay on miloon.eu