Discoloration of skin under the eye referred as dark circles is the main concern of every women. It is also known as dark rings or shadows. The main reason behind the formation of dark circles are aging, dry skin, heredity, working in front of computer for long, prolonged crying, stress, lack of sleep and unhealthy diet.
This is found in both men and women of different age groups. It is not a serious problem but they make you look unattractive, tired, unhealthy and older. But the good news is that you can easily get rid of unsightly shadows under your eyes by using few home remedies.
1. Use almond oil
To get rid of dark circle, massage under eyes with almond oil before going to bed. Massaging will let the oil penetrate under r your skin to help with circulation.
2. Use Cucumbers
Cucumber is the best way to minimize dark circle. Cut few slices of fresh cucumbers, place them in the refrigerator for an hour, and then place the cool pieces of cucumber over your closed eyelids it will surely help in reducing dark circles.
3. Use Rose Water
Dip a cotton ball in rose water and then apply it under your eyes for 10 minutes. The rose water will penetrate on your skin to soothe your tired eyes and soak all the toxins, which is causing dark circles.
4. Use Crushed mint leaves
Crushed Mint Leaves are also beneficial to get rid of dark circles. Apply crush mint leaves under your eyes for 20 minutes. The mint leaves will provide cool, tingling sensation as well as increase circulation.
5. Mix pineapple juice & turmeric powder
Mix pineapple juice and turmeric powder on your dark circles to remove them naturally.
6. Use cold tea compress
Cold tea compress increase circulation to your eyes. You just need to soak tea bags in cold water and squeeze the excess water from tea bags and place the bags on your eyes for 10 to 15 minutes to reduce dark circles.
Tea bags contain tannin that decreases swelling and discoloration under eye.
7. Drink More Water
Dark circles generally occurs when you don’t drink the amount of water needed, which does not let the toxins to leave the body and those toxins cause dark circle.
8. Get Some Sleep
Sleep is very important for both body and mind. Not getting enough sleep can lead to stress and can cause ugly dark circles which gives you depressed, aged person and ugly appearance.
Thus it’s recommended to have 8 hours of sleep each night.
9. Stop Rubbing Your Eyes
Never rub your eye because it can irritate the eyes and the capillaries found under the skin can break.
10. Reduce Salt
Eating excessive amount of salt can also make you body retain water in weirdest of place, which can lead to dark circles under eyes. So it is very important to minimize the use of salt to eliminate dark circles.
Follow the above given home remedies carefully to get rid of dark circles under your eyes.