We have the thinnest skin around our eyes, so it’s the area that’s most influenced by the in-and-out flow of fluids. Drinking water is one of the most important things you can do for your overall health, but this is especially important for this area of your face. Being gentle with this skin is also important. I can’t say EYE CREAM enough…it delivers vital nutrients to keep supple skin around your eyes, it helps with dark circles, puffiness and preventing wrinkles…eye cream is imperative. Rubbing your eyes too much because of allergies or when you get sleepy (though it is a natural response) is also a no- no. Below I.