The best under-eye concealers for dry skin

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Annie Whitfield
The best concealers for dry skin

Do you ever apply concealer under your eyes, only to find the formula doesn’t fare well against your dry skin? Look no further; here’s our expert picks of the best hydrating concealers on the market.

Good concealers truly are beauty heroes.

They can be used to cover up, highlight and clean up any mistakes. In fact, concealers become such a staple in most people’s make-up bags that once you’ve found the right one for you, it’s hard to look elsewhere.

When it comes to picking your ultimate concealer, it’s important to find a product that is going to sit well on your skin type. Those with dry skin should opt for liquid or cream concealers, as these are less likely to crease or make skin flaky. Here, we found out the best concealers for dry skin to help you find your perfect match. 

NARS Creamy Concealer

NARS Creamy Concealer goof for Dry Skin

This medium coverage concealer really does tick all the boxes. The creamy formula allows you to easily blend out any creases that may form under your eye. It’s enriched with hydrating skincare benefits and it’s the #1 selling concealer in the US. Need we say anymore?

NARS, £24

Maybelline Eraser Eye Concealer

Maybelline Eraser Eye Concealer

A high-street-hero, and for good reason! This concealer is super hydrating and works on every skin type. The high coverage formula hides any signs of fatigue without caking your under eyes with product – which can lead to dryness. With an extremely easy-to-use applicator attached, it really is worth the hype. 

Boots, £8.99

IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Concealer

With a second-skin finish, you can almost feel this concealer absorbing into your skin. Enriched with a formula that contains both hydrolysed collagen and hyaluronic acid; this concealer will keep the areas you apply it to hydrated and healthy-looking.

It Cosmetics, £23.50

YSL All Hours Concealer

As soon as you feel the velvety texture of YSL’s All Hours Concealer you know that it’s a perfect match for dry complexions. The lightweight formula has a breathable finish that lasts up to 16 hours without drying or cracking on the skin. Plus, its both sweat and transfer-resistant.

Boots, £23

Make Up Forever Ultra HD Concealer

The ultimate dark circle eraser. This concealer works wonders for brightening your under-eye area by capturing natural light to give a luminous finish. Not only does it pack a seriously punchy glow, but it contains hyaluronic spheres that prevent moisture loss. 

Debenhams, £21

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch Concealer

Fenty Beauty Pro Filter Concealer

With a soft matte finish that promises to not crease, crack or budge under the most weathering conditions; Fenty’s Pro Filt’r Concealer really is the dream concealer. It instantly retouches, hydrates skin and comes with an impressive shade range.

Harvey Nichols, £19

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Revolution Conceal & Define Concealer

Revolution Conceal and Define Concealer

We can’t fault this affordable concealer. With an extensive shade range and feather-light, yet high coverage application, this product is perfect for dry skin. It’s one of our high street favourites and contains a hydrating formula that keeps your skin looking refreshed all day long.

Superdrug, £4

Urban Decay Naked Skin Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer

This concealer has an extremely lightweight feel but instantly covers any blemishes. Plus, the formula does not dry up on your skin – giving your complexion a smooth and healthy look.

Urban Decay, £19.50

Huda Beauty The Overachiever Concealer

This is one is for the full-coverage lovers. Designed with a cooling metal applicator to soothe tired eyes, this concealer has a thick texture that will cover anything. 

But if you think a concealer this thick will dry out your skin, think again. The creamy texture provides hydrated full-coverage that stays in place.

Cult Beauty, £23

Bourjois Healthy Mix Anti-Fatigue Concealer

The formula of this Bourjois concealer is perfect for someone who suffers with very drying skin. The blend of vitamins C, E and B5 make this concealer unique to any other on the market. It’s refreshing, provides coverage and gives a radiant finish. 

Boots, £8.99

Charlotte Tilbury Magic Away Liquid Concealer

Charlotte Tilbury Magic Away Concealer

A concealer that has been worked on and perfected over five years has to be worth it, right? The mystical formula of this Charlotte Tilbury concealer instantly sinks into your skin yet covers everything you want it to. 

Charlotte Tilbury, £24

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