Green tea has anti-inflammatory properties and along with that, it also has antioxidants which helps to reduce the dark circles and puffiness. To use the green tea bags, keep a wet green tea bag in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes and then place them under your eyes to get maximum benefits.
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New Delhi: Dark circles can be a result of various factors and not just not sleeping well. It could be one of the reasons, however, it is not the only reason. Dark circles can happen for a short time and they can also last for a long time. However, most people with dark circles are trying to cover it with concealers to hide them.
What most people forget is that these dark circles can be removed at home also if they are not a result of any health conditions or genetics. There are several ingredients available in your kitchen and home that can help you with your dark circles. Here, take a look at some of the natural ways to remove dark circles.
- Cucumber: Place slices of cucumber on your eyes and that can help you with dark circles. Cucumber has astringent properties and it is also cooling in nature which also helps to reduce the puffiness. Pro tip: refrigerate the cucumbers for a few minutes before using them.
- Tomato juice and lemon juice: Tomato is already for its benefits for the skin. It can also help with dark circles. Mix tomato juice and lemon juice and apply it under your eyes with a cotton pad. Wash it after a few minutes and regular use can show effective results.
- Green tea bags: Green tea has anti-inflammatory properties and along with that, it also has antioxidants which helps to reduce the dark circles and puffiness. To use the green tea bags, keep a wet green tea bag in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes and then place them under your eyes to get maximum benefits.
- Potato: Potatoes are rich in Vitamin C which helps to boost collagen production in the skin. Collagen in the skin helps to brighten the skin and also helps to keep it healthy. Grate some potatoes and extract the juice from it. Then, soak in a cotton pad in the juice and then place them under your eyes. This will help you get rid of the dark circles.
Disclaimer: Tips and suggestions mentioned in the article are for general information purposes only and should not be construed as professional medical advice. Always consult your doctor or a dietician before starting any fitness programme or making any changes to your diet.