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Today I am reviewing one of the products from Kiehl’s. It is called Kiehl’s Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick with SPF 30. I got this product from Japan. I was going through Kiehl’s counter and was looking for sunscreen when I saw this and I found the idea of SPF for eyes very interesting and the packaging is super cool. I had fallen in love with this and bought it immediately. Read on to see how my love has grown for this product.
This non-greasy stick contains squalane and vitamin E derivatives to moisturize and broad-spectrum sunscreen to protect the delicate eye area. Parsol® 1789 provides protection from UVA rays that may contribute to skin damage and premature aging of the skin. Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick may be used under makeup, if worn.
• Will not run into eyes with perspiration.
• Not tested on animals.
• 0.18 oz.
Price: 1669 JPY ~ 900 INR
Squalane: Moisturizing oil that was purified from olive. Because it is similar to the sebum that is secreted from the skin naturally, is a familiar ingredient to the skin. (Moisturizing)
(Anti-oxidant product) Vitamin E: Fat-soluble vitamin E and is also contained in milk, and cereal germ of leaf of every plant. It is said that an essential ingredient to healthy beautiful skin. (Skin component integer)
Shelf Life: 12 months
My Experience with Kiehl’s Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick with SPF 30
Okay, so how many of us apply sunscreen under the eye area? I don’t know how many of you like this idea but I have totally fallen for it. When I saw this product I questioned myself do I really need this? I thought that If we stress so much on applying a sunscreen on our face, then it is more important to apply a good sunscreen(meant for eyes only) on our eyes as the skin is much more delicate. Finally, I bought it and I must say, I enjoy this product a lot.
This comes in a very portable packaging that is very easy to carry around in the purse for reapplication. It is like a lipstick but it is a moisturizer for eyes with SPF. Only the shape resembles a lipstick. I open this and rotate in the same way I open a lipstick and apply under and above the eye area 30 minutes before stepping out in the sun. I reapply as and when I feel the need. It is a peachy/orangy color stick.I don’t have to dig my fingers to take out the product throughout the day and this also maintains a high level of hygiene.
It has very high value of SPF 30. That I think is descent enough if you are going out in the sun. I am satisfied that I am trying all that I can from my end to protect my skin.
I do not apply a separate moisturizer on top of this as I feel it gets really oily. This Ultra Moisturizer stick is enough. I believe it is a must for our skincare routine as delicate skin beneath eyes need SPF to protect it from harsh rays of sun.
Pros –Kiehl’s Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick with SPF 30
• Portable Packaging
• Easy application
• High SPF
• Moisturizes well
• Does not clog pores
Cons –Kiehl’s Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick with SPF 30
Would I be repurchasing Kiehl’s Ultra Moisturizing Eye Stick with SPF 30?
Overall, this is an amazing product. I have not come across an eye cream in a form of a stick and that has SPF of such high a value. This is surely an awesome product with great benefits. I highly recommend this.
IMBB Rating: 4.5/5