How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes?


One of the most common frustrations as a woman is having dark circles you simply can’t get rid of. If you’re struggling with circles under eyes, the best thing to do is understand the cause of this so that you can treat and remedy the issue right away!

One of the biggest factors of dark under eye circles is a lack of sleep. Start out by ensuring that you are getting 7 to 9 hours of sleep on a nightly basis since this will keep your complexion in balance.

Good nutrition is also necessary, so if your diet is not balanced, you are more at risk for dark under eye circles. Jane Clarke is fully covers this question in her article Why Do I Have Dark Circles Under My Eyes?

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under the Eyes?For many other people, dark under eye circles can be hereditary, where the under eye skin is quite thin. This makes the blood under the surface of the skin much more visible so that the under eye circles look purple or blue. A friend of mine suffers from hereditary dark circles and unfortunately the only way she can deal with it is using a yellow based concealer in her makeup.

Sun exposure can cause hyperpigmentation and dark under eye circles, for those with any skin color. For this reason, make sure that you protect your skin vigilantly with sunblock every time that you are out in the sun to prevent these under eye circles.

In other circumstances, age can cause dark under eye circles to become more prominent and pronounced as the years go by.

There are numerous of homemade remedies which can help you to eliminate dark circles under your eyes. Here are the most effective:

Almond oil is very effective in removing dark circles. Just massage with almond oil under and around eyes at bed time daily for 2 weeks and see the improvement.

Eye gymnastics from dark circles

Place the fingers at the eyes’ outer corners and fix the skin so it would be no wrinkles. Then close your eyes tightly and relax in 6 second, repeat at least 10 times. Procedure can be made 1 – 4 times a day.

Parsley compress

1 tablespoon of parsley brew in 1 glass of boiling water, let it draw for 15 minutes and strain. Apply the warm compress to your dark circles and leave for 10 minutes.  Repeat this procedure every day during the month.

Potato compress

Take 2 circles of raw potato place under your eyes for 20 minutes or you can boil a potato, mash it with the milk and place under your eyes for 20 minutes.

Cottage cheese mask

Just place some of cottage cheese under your eyes and leave for 20 minutes.

Cold tea compress

Put used tea backs to your eyes and leave for 20 minutes.

If you are wondering what causes dark under eye circles, the important steps that you can take are to sleep well, eat well, and take care of your skin!

Also read my article on how to treat dark circles with cornflower: What Everybody Ought to Know About Cornflower

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