Dark circles are common in today’s generations, which makes you look tired, aging, and, of course, unattractive. Fortunately, there are many home remedies you can tame the dark circles naturally.
Panda eyes can be genetically induced, constant exposure to UV rays, and rubbing eyes break the blood vessels or damage the capillaries. Moreover, stress and fatigue, smoking, eating junk food, or basically leading an unhealthy lifestyle can be the cause of under-eye discoloration. Natural under-eye cream is becoming popular for remedying dark circles. Below are some tips for you to remove dark circles naturally.
- Apply rosewater on the irritated under-eye skin
Rosewater is a refreshing combination and a mild astringent that can soothe the under-eye area as well as lighten the skin tone. Its sweet fragrance can have a calming effect by relaxing the senses. You can also use an eye cream for dark circles prepared with rosewater that you can use for almost all skin types. Therefore, it’s used as an effective ingredient in skin toner.
- Use cold tea bags on the eyes
Using cold tea bags can work efficiently since it can lighten the dilated blood vessel constrict that can cause under-eye discoloration. Tea contains polyphenols and catechins which are also used as some of the active ingredients in under-eye cream to reduce dark circles. You can go for green tea or chamomile tea bags to relieve dark circles.
- Remove dark circles with cucumber or potatoes
Cucumbers and potatoes are widely popular for reducing dark circles. Generally, the vitamins, antioxidants, and anti-inflammatory properties, along with their cooling effects, aim to reduce the puffiness around the eyes.
- Cold Milk to soothe the sensitive under-eye skin
Cold Milk is known as a natural cleanser as it contains lactic acid, which is very helpful for reducing eye puffiness as well as lightening the skin. Furthermore, the potassium in Milk can soothe sensitive skin by keeping the skin moisturized and soft. Therefore, Milk is popularly used in preparing eye cream for dark circles.
- Aloe Vera moisturizes the skin
Aloe Vera pulp is a promising ingredient to soothe the skin and nourish it deeply. Usually, it doesn’t have any side effects and moisturizes the skin so the skin won’t sag and stay supple for longer. Using aloe Vera is very effective in preventing the premature appearance of under-eye wrinkles and fine lines.
- Lemon juice and almond oil to treat dark circles
Another potential remedy to treat dark circles is to apply almond oil and lemon juice mix. Ascorbic acid, along with other nutrients, can help with reducing water retention preventing puffy eyes. But you have to use the mix in dilute conditions to not cause any damage to the skin.
- Tomatoes to reduce discoloration around the eye
Tomatoes contain bleaching characteristics along with vitamin C and antioxidant properties. All these features can help with lightening the skin tone around the eye area. A phytochemical named Lycopene in tomatoes can also help keep the skin area around the eyes wrinkle-free.
- Regular sleep and meditation
Regular sleep will give your body enough time to rest, repair, and new cells generation. So get proper sleep on a regular basis along with yoga and meditation to prevent and reduce dark circles. Your under-eye cream can work wonders if you get your rest properly.
For some people preparing eye masks from natural ingredients at home can be a time-consuming task. To make things easier, you can always choose Kiehl’s Powerful-strength dark circle reducing Vitamin C Eye Serum prepared with the best formulas in the market. The serum is enriched with Vitamin C and Haloxyl treated with 10.5% L-Ascorbic acid, etc., to reduce dark circles, wrinkles, and fine lines under the eyes.
Kiehl’s can offer you a wide range of effective under-eye creams that are formulated with natural ingredients. Their clinical demonstration has shown a noticeable decrement in under-eye wrinkles.