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All off the shelf stuff has preservatives in - parabens etc which can alter the hormones in your skin. If you make your skin care products yourself you control what goes in and they are often cheaper and more effective, plus you dont need chemical preservatives. Some people think this is daunting but it really isnt.
Aside from this, use natural moisturisers - organic jojoba oil is great and lasts ages.
Its not so much moisturizers, more a foundation that is not going to make my eyes sore, ts a PITA as it takes a while for it to happen, feels fine when I put it on, its only later that I feel like my eyes are sooooooooo tired, the feeling when you are so tired, or that you have cried for hours sort of feeling.