5 quick tricks for whiter, brighter eyes

Bloodshot eyes are not your friend.

They’re the first thing to give away that extra #YOLO round of espresso martinis (they seemed like a good idea at the time), and we all know it’s a slippery slope from there – the next morning you’re skipping your green juice in favour of a croissant and a large latte, and then you’re deciding the only way to cure one hangover is with another.

RIP clear peepers.

But life wasn’t meant to be boring, and it’s a fact of life that we all like being just a little (or really, really) irresponsible at times. We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – everything in moderation – including moderation.

So we pulled together a list of last minute SOS tricks to get your eyes shining bright like a diamond – even if last night got way too real or you woke up with a mysterious case of, ugh, pink eye (gross).

All you need is a couple of reliable friends (a white eyeliner pencil, an eyelash curler and a bit of brightening powder) and last night’s regrets are nothing but a distant memory.

Read on for everything you need to know.

By Carmen Hamilton.