When was the last time you saw yourself in the mirror? Oh no, wait. Let me rephrase it, ‘when was the last time you saw yourself in the mirror and found your face to be perfectly glowing and smooth’? Does your aging face haunt you? Do the dark circles on your face make you hate yourself? Worry no more, all of these facial skin problems can vanish at home.
This post will help you with simple and effective home remedies that will help you to get rid of dark circles. It will lighten your skin and nourish and hydrate the area under your eyes, thus, it will help you to fight the battle against the dark circles with easy-to-do solutions at home.
What Are The Factors Causing Dark Circles Around The Eyes?
Do you think having less amount of sleep is the only reason that causes dark circle? No, there are a lot many reasons that affect your face and cause dark circles around the eyes. Some of which are:
- Insufficient amount of sleep
- Exhaustion and Tiredness
- Allergies of the nose
- Exposure to the sun without the presence of any sunscreen
- Skin irritants in makeup products
- Constant itching and rubbing due to skin conditions like eczema
If not because of these, in some cases, dark circles are hereditary. However, the dark circles caused due to this disappear after a certain age.
Ingredients That Will Help You Get Rid Of Dark Circles At Home:
- Coconut oil
- Apple cider vinegar
- Aloe vera gel
- Baking soda
- Petroleum jelly
- Lemon juice
- Crushed mint leaves
- Grapeseed oil
- Sweet almond oil
- Castor oil
- Jojoba oil
- Green tea bags
- Argan oil
- Rosehip oil
Some Of The Easily Available Home Remedies To Cure and Prevent The Dark Circles:
- Aloe Vera Gel:
Take a fresh aloe vera gel and a cotton pad. Apply the fresh aloe vera gel on the affected area and gently massage it for a few seconds. Let it sit for about 10-15 minutes and then clean it with a moist cotton pad.
Repeat this process twice a day, once in the daytime and once before you go to bed at the night time.
- Coconut oil:
Get a pack of virgin coconut oil. Apply a few drops of it on the dark circles under your eyes. Rub your face with the palm in clockwise and anti-clockwise directions. Then leave it overnight.
Repeat this process for a month at least and see the desired results.
- Rose water:
Take a bowl of rose water and 2 cotton balls. Soak the cotton balls in the bowl of rose water for about 10-12 minutes. Take off the balls from the bowls and place them under your eyes for 15 minutes. Later, wash your face with the cold water.
Practice this process for around four weeks and you will experience a more nourished and moisturized skin with reduced dark circles.