Nowadays having dark circles have become a common problem among all age groups. Many factors can be the reason for this like: too much intake of alcohol, smoking excessively, lack of sleep, improper diet, nutrient deficiency, stress and many more. Having dark skin under your eyes can damage your beauty greatly. It can hide the real prettiness of your eyes as well as your whole face. Don’t be concerned as there are some great home therapies to solve this issue.
It is always not a good idea to buy whitening creams to make your under eye skin fairer because they can cause side effects unlike home remedies which are safe and natural.
Let’s Look Into Some Of Them:
Tomato can brighten the skin since it is rich in anti-oxidants known as lycopene. Simply mash a tomato and add a teaspoon of lemon to it. Mix well and apply on the dark circles. Let it dry and wash after half an hour. Tomato can delay the ageing process of the skin as well. It can protect the skin from the formation of lines and wrinkles.
Wrap some ice cubes in a cotton cloth and place the bundle over the eyes. Wait till the ice melts completely. This technique can provide some calming effect to the eyes and can prevent puffiness and bagginess of the skin. Ice has the property of retaining the elasticity of the skin which is beneficial in keeping your under eye healthy. Do this regularly to get rid of dark circles completely.
Potato has valuable skin lightening qualities which can be used to reduce this problem. It can bleach the darkened parts of the skin. Other than that, potato can reduce the appearance of blemishes, black spots and skin tan. Cut potato into strips and grind them. Extract its juice and apply under your eyes with a cotton swab. Wash off after a few minutes.
This remedy is known to many of us and is famous in treating dark circles. Cut the cucumber into slices and place one slice on each eye. Leave them for a while. The watery substance from the cucumber relaxes the eyes and reduces stress. As a result, the skin cells under your eyes become nourished and lighten. Another concoction can be created by mixing cucumber juice and potato juice. Apply this mixture under your eyes and wash off after 15 min. Do this regularly to get beneficial results.
Take a few drops of coconut oil and rub under your eyes. Massage the skin gently. This treatment is best done at night before sleep. It can even promote a better sleep. Leave it for an overnight. Wash off the next morning with a mild cleanser. This oil can moisturize the skin and thus preventing dryness which can cause dark patches. Follow this therapy every night for at least 3 months and observe the changes.
This seeds are popular in Indian kitchen. It has hidden beauty enhancing qualities as well. The abundance of protein, vitamin C and potassium in fenugreek seeds act as a bleaching agent in brightening the dark areas under your eyes. Soak fenugreek seeds in water for 5 hours and then grind it into a fine paste. Mix the paste with a little fresh milk. Apply on the dark circles and let it dry. Then wash off with cold water.
These items can be easily obtained in your kitchen. Try these out to wipe out dark circles forever from your face.