Given below are 10 home remedies to diminish dark circle around your eyes. The natural treatments can be used overnight to not only lighten dark circles but also treat fines lines and puffiness.
POTATO REMEDY –
Use a small amount of potato juice under the eyes for about 15 mins or overnight. The natural bleaching properties in potato will lighten the dark circles overtime.
Apply a thin layer of honey to lighten the skin under the eyes. Leave the honey mask under the eyes for 20mins or overnight.
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CHAMOMILE OR GREEN TEA
To reduce puffiness and diminish dark circles, soak some cotton pads in chamomile or green tea, cut the cotton pads in half and use it under your eyes as an eye mask.
To soothe and refresh tired eyes use rose water under the eyes. Rose water helps to tone and lighten the skin under the eyes.
TURMERIC DARK CIRCLE EYE PADS –
Turmeric is a natural skin brightener and healer. It brightens the under eye area gradually just like it does for your skin and lightens the darkness to great extent. Make these eye pads to use overnight to get rid of dark circles. Get the recipe.
Revitalize the eye area by using tomato puree which is one of the most effective remedies to treat dark circles. Blend a tomato into a thick paste and apply it under the eyes to lighten and brighten the skin.
Dab a small amount of mint juice under the eyes, leave it on for 30mins or overnight. Mint leaves help to lighten and brighten the skin.
Use a small amount of pure aloe vera gel just under the eyes to soothe and protect the skin.
If you don’t have an eye cream then use a small amount of cold milk. Using your ring finger massage the eye area using milk cream before going to bed to moisturize and condition the skin.
The most common remedy to treat dark circles and puffy eyes is using cucumber on your eyes. Use cucumber slices or juice to not only reduce dark circles but also to soothe and refresh the eye area.