Dark circles are something that appears as we age, no matter what! If you take no care of the sensitive area around the eyes, dark circles will be even more prominent and will appear early in life. There are a lot of products available on the market that claims to lighten or vanish dark circles! Till date, I haven’t come across any product that vanishes the dark circles 100%! There are some natural ingredients that can prevent dark circles ad also lighten them gradually. Below are benefits of tomato for dark circles along with its benefits:
- Tomatoes have bleaching properties that can lighten your dark circles to a great extent, provided you use it daily.
- Tomatoes contain antioxidants called as lycopene that minimizes the dark pigmentation under the eyes by protecting the skin from damages.
- Tomatoes have moisturizing properties that hydrate the skin under the eyes which is essential to prevent further aggravation of dark circles.
- Tomatoes are rich in many essential vitamins and minerals which help in proper blood circulation and promotes cell renewal for reducing dark circles.
HOW TO USE:
Grate a slice of fresh clean organic tomato and squeeze out the juice. A few drops of almond oil can be added to. Apply this under the eyes every day before bedtime. Wash off in the morning.
**Warning ** – Patch test before use.