You know when they talk about “ironing our wrinkles”? Ahh, if only it were that easy. However, with wrinkle patches, you can definitely help to lighten and diminish those pesky fine lines and wrinkles. We’ve seen celebrities wearing them, and now everyone who wants to firm up their skin can don them too. Choose one that contours to your target area, whether it’s around the eyes, mouth, or forehead. Here are some great wrinkle patches to try out. —Jennifer Cox
Sio’s Sparkle Eye and Smile Life patches ($46) are part of a limited-edition collection that zeroes in on crow’s feet and laugh lines. They are made of medical-grade silicone and are also reusable too. Doctor-recommended, this treatment will provide hydration and helps to support the skin’s natural ability to retain moisture, no matter what your skin type is.
The Microneedling Anti-Wrinkle Retinol Patches from Peace Out ($31, available at Sephora Canada) provide noticeable results after just one use. Their secret weapon is that they are infused with encapsulated retinol as well as peptides to boost efficacy and smooth the look of wrinkles. An incredible 450 dissolving microneedles infuse the active ingredients into skin for super-fast performance.
Give your entire face from TLC and get complete coverage with the Face-Lift-in-a-Bag from Skyn Iceland ($26). This kit has everything you need to launch a full-scale attack on fine lines and wrinkles, from forehead furrows and crow’s feet to deep creases and smile lines. Hydro Cool Firming Face Gels flood skin with a concentrated dose of line-plumping, skin-smoothing, face-lifting ingredients, while the Hydro Cool Firming Eye Gels work intensively to help firm, de-puff, and minimize dark circles in the under-eye area.
Created with skincare expert Dr. Zion Ko, the Retinol Youth Renewal Eye Masks from Murad ($54) are an extra-large eye mask that delivers an instant boost of retinol to virtually erase lines, visibly firm, and leave eyes looking ultra-refreshed. It’s formulated with Retinol Tri-Active Technology that balances fast-acting and delayed-release retinols for rapid results while being gentle on skin. It also contains firming blue agave and radiance-boosting passionfruit extracts.
If you’re looking for some luxury in your beauty regime, get the 24K Gold Pure Luxury Lift & Firm Hydra-Gel Eye Patches from Peter Thomas Roth ($75). These anti-aging eye contour gel patches are infused with pure 24-karat and colloidal golds to help lift and firm the appearance of the delicate eye area in just 10 minutes. Known from the time of Cleopatra to have powerful anti-aging benefits, pure gold helps firm, lift, brighten, and calm the appearance of skin while providing an opulent glow.