The area surrounding your eye is very sensitive and has to be cared for regularly to keep it bright and free from the ugly dark circles. As there is no oil gland to keep your under eye moisturized, it tends to get dry very soon and the result is patchy and dark skin. If not treated well, these dark circles may worsen as you age.
So, try a few simple home remedies with natural ingredients available in your kitchen and keep your eyes radiating always.
Make use of cucumber juice
Cucumber has since long been known for its natural cooling properties and contains natural moisture to keep your skin healthy. Applying cucumber juice once a day around your eye and washing it off in warm water after 15-20 minutes keeps your eye fatigue free and even helps in preventing the dark circles.
The other variants in which you can use cucumber juice are to mix it with equal quantity of potato juice or lemon juice and follow the same timing and rinse it, to reduce the puffiness under the eye.
Cucumber thus heals your dry skin area under the eye and makes you look younger for a longer time.
Red tomatoes for healthy eyes
Tomato converted into a paste and combined with a few drops of lemon juice and a small quantity of turmeric powder and gram flour can be an amazing eye pack for your dark circles. Just makes sure that the tomato paste is not too watery as it may enter the eye if precaution is not taken to apply it properly. Once you have applied this pack, wait for 15 min and rinse your face. If you follow this procedure at least twice a week, you can definitely observe you’re under eye circles becoming lighter and fading away.
Oil from almond extracts
Almonds are known as eye problem healers and are usually eaten raw to keep the eye sight good. Even the oil content present in almonds is great for your under eye dark circles and applying almond oil every night before your go to bed and rinsing it off with cold water the next day morning can effectively help in making your dark circles go away completely.
Fresh mint leaves
Mint leaves have this freshness which is liked by one and all. Crushing a few leaves and applying its paste around your eye will soothe your eye and give you a break from your dark circles. You just have to leave the paste to work its magic for around 10 minutes and wipe off with a wet cloth to experience the actual effect.
Orange up your eyes
Squeezing the juice of an orange and mixing it with glycerin will give you a nice mask for your eye. This mask will not only remove those unwanted dark patches but will also give you soft under eye skin which radiates a inner glow from within.
So, what are you waiting for? Quickly try a few of these amazing home remedies and see a difference for yourself.