In this world of technology, we are so consumed by movies, TV series, mobile games, work and others, that we often tend to compromise on our sleep which ultimately leaves us with stubborn dark circles. That, in turn, affects our confidence levels and make us look tired and sleep-deprived. To avoid this beauty menace, it is important that you get adequate sleep. And for those already suffering the damage, worry not, instead try these easy home remedies:
It may sound weird, but raw potatoes work effectively on dark circles. It has vital bleaching agents which reduces darkness around your eyes. You can grate chilled potatoes and extract the juice from it. Apply this juice with a cotton ball on closed eyes. Make sure that the entire dark patch is covered. Wash after 15 mins. Apply once or twice according to your convenience for 2 to 3 weeks for results.
Ever wondered why women at spa centres have those cucumber slices placed on their eyes? Well, there’s a reason behind it… Cucumbers have amazing skin-lightening and mild astringent properties which are the best beauty-fix for dark circles. You can use fresh and thick slices of chilled cucumbers, place it on your eyes. You can also make a paste of chilled cucumber, dip a cotton ball in it and apply that cotton on your eyes. Relax your eyes and remove it after 20 mins.
Almond oil is one of the most simple ingredient which benefits the skin around the eyes. Massage your skin around your eyes gently with almond oil every night before sleeping. This will help lighten your dark circles and leave your skin nourished.