Dark circles make us look tired and darken our sight. They are the result of continuous fatigue or prolong sun exposure, iron deficiency, lack of vitamin K and B12, smoking, stress and so on. But sometimes they may indicate some internal diseases. Well, we should thank nature for inventing natural remedies to get rid of dark circles. Indeed, there are some makeup tricks you can use, but why not getting rid of them for good.
Soak 2 cotton pads in milk, preferably goat milk, and apply them under the eyes area. The lactic acid from milk will help you to get rid of dark circles and swollen eyes.
Put a damp towel in the fridge for 30 minutes then apply it on your eyes. Or you can leave 2 teaspoons in the fridge overnight and apply them on your eyes in the morning. Let them to act until they begin to warm. Do this procedure for 2 weeks and you’ll notice the difference.
Almond oil is a precious ingredient for sensitive skin around the eyes. Rich in vitamin E, but also in healthy fats, magnesium and calcium, almond oil can effectively treat the circles. All you have to do is apply a few drops of oil to the dark circles area and massage it gently until it’s almost absorbed into the skin.
Repeat the treatment for one month, every night, before bed, on the perfectly cleansed skin. Remove the almond oil in the morning with cold water.
Slices of raw cucumber or potato
Your grandmother’s beauty treatments are still fruitful today, so if you’re sick in trying all sort of remedies to get rids of dark circles, just apply 2 slices of cucumber of potato on your eyes for 10-15 minutes then rinse with cold water.
Tomatoes contain lycopene, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. For this treatment against dark circles, you need 1 tomato, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, 1 tablespoon of flour and 1 tablespoon of turmeric powder.
Mix the ingredients in a blender until you get a paste then apply it on the affected area. Let it act for 20 minutes then rinse with water. Repeat the process 2-3 times a week until you get rid of dark circles.
Egg white can reduce inflammation and stimulate blood circulation. To get rid of dark circles and bags under the eyes, mix well 1 egg white and apply it on the affected area. Let it act for 10-15 minutes then rinse your face with warm water.