Dark circles are really common and stubborn! Factors like hectic lifestyle, improper sleeping patterns, long hours in front of the computer screen, wearing specs etc. can contribute to dark circles. You cannot really get rid of them magically but can surely lighten them to a great extent with the below recipe-
Saffron- Has great skin brightening and lightening effects. Reduces pigmentation and brightens skin tone.
Turmeric- Has skin lightening and brightening effects.
Aloe gel- Hydrates the under eyes and prevents early wrinkles. Also makes a great base in this recipe.
RECIPE FOR SAFFRON SERUM FOR DARK CIRCLES:
Things you need-
- 3 tablespoons commercial aloe gel
- Pinch of organic turmeric
- 5-6 saffron strands
- 2 teaspoons warm water
In a mixing bowl, add aloe gel.
In a spoon, take warm water and add in powdered saffron strands and turmeric ( you can use kasturi turmeric which is non staining). Stir and add it in aloe gel.
Mix until well emulsified.
Transfer to a dropper bottle and use it under your eyes before bedtime. READ MORE – GINGER HAIR SPRAY FOR DANDRUFF AND HAIR GROWTH