The skin around the eyes is very delicate and thinner than most other areas of the face. It has no oil glands and has a fine texture. This area requires special care and reflects neglect, abuse, aging, stress, internal health, and lifestyle very easily.
In fact, dark circles around the eyes can also develop due to hereditary factors, lack of sleep, illness, stress and nutritional deficiencies. Therefore, along with external treatment, it is advisable to take these aspects into consideration in order to establish the cause and bring about the necessary changes.
Dark circles can develop at an early age, like adolescence and early 20s, although it is more common in older people. This is due to the causes discussed above.
The way to prevent dark circles is to have a nutritious and balanced diet, including fresh fruits, salads, yogurt and sprouts in your daily diet, along with unprocessed cereals, skimmed milk, cottage cheese (paneer), lentils and beans.
Daily exercise, along with deep breathing, helps blood circulation, oxygenation and control of stress. Adequate sleep and relaxation are very important.
1. Rose Water
Rose water is famous for being the best natural skin tone and it has many beneficial effects on the skin. If you apply rose water by soaking a cotton ball and leaving it on eyes for 15 minutes twice daily, you will see that the dark circles are going quickly.
2. Lemon Juice
It is the rich source of vitamin C, also has skin-lightening effects, and thus is very effective for the removal of dark circles. Apply fresh lemon juice under your eyes for ten minutes, repeat the procedure once daily and see the positive effects.
3. Cold Milk
Milk has a soothing effect on the eyes and the skin. Thus, apply cold milk daily on your skin and under eyes with a cotton ball and see the effectiveness.
These remedies have only positive and long lasting effects. There is no negative effect as all these remedies are natural. Therefore, I hope that now you will leave the chemical based cosmetics and use the nature’s way to get rid of the dark circles under eyes.