One of the most common issue women have are dark circles. And the reasons they appear are endless and also the methods to get rid of them. You can see a specialist or you take care of your diet or sleeping hours allocated or you can use different natural masks and compresses at home.
1. Rose Water
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Rose water moisturizes and nourishes the skin and also helps in removing blemishes and irritation. It can be purchased in stores or pharmacies but you can also prepare it at home.
-Fresh rose petals
-A glass of hot water
Put the rose petals in a pot and pour a glass of hot water over them. Leave them for a few minutes. After, pour the mixture into a bottle and leave it in the refrigerator, but not more than a week. Meanwhile, try using all the rose water.
Pour rose water on cotton pads and put them under the eyes. Leave it to act for 15 minutes and repeat the process every morning and afternoon until you are satisfied with the result.
2. Almond Oil
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Almond oil helps in stretching the skin around the eyes, and if you use it regularly, you can get rid of dark circles without much effort. Apply 2-3 drops of oil before bed, massaging the eye area and after a week you will see results.
3. Cucumber Compresses
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Cucumbers contain a high amount of antioxidants and they also have a whitening effect. All you have to do is to cut the cucumber into round slices and leave them in the fridge for 30 minutes. Then apply them over your eyes and make sure that they fully cover the problem areas. Leave it on your face for 10-15 minutes and rinse with cold water. Repeat this process for a week every day.
4. Tea Compresses
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Rich in caffeine and antioxidants, tea is one of the best ways to get rid of dark circles. Choose to use green or black tea, leave it to cool, and after that, all you have to do is to dip a cotton pad in the tea cup and apply them on your eyes. Leave compresses on the eyes for 10-15 minutes. Apply daily for a week and you will see big changes.
5. Bread and Milk Mask
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Milk helps to moisturize and whiten the skin and bread is rich in vitamin B, soothes and neutralizes skin rashes. Make a paste with bread and milk, apply the mask around your eyes and let it act for 10-15 minutes then remove with lukewarm water.