Dark circles are a very annoying skin problem, most annoying and frustrating for youngsters and girls. They can make you look tired and old and occur due to lack of sleep, unhealthy diet and overexertion. The most frustrating thing about dark circles is that they come very quickly but takes forever to disappear. Many people have tried countless methods to remove dark circles but have failed, if you are also one of those people then try these best natural home remedies for dark circles which have been already proved beneficial for many people:
Water is required to maintain many essential functions of your body including circulation, immunity, lubrication etc. and it is also required for the wellness your skin. You might have heard that one cannot survive without water but your skin can also not survive without it. Dehydration makes your skin dry and sometimes results in the appearance of dark circles, therefore, one should always keep himself hydrated. According to the Institute of medicine, men needs 13 glasses of water and women need 9 glasses of water on a daily basis.
2. Tea Bags
The evening partner of almost every Indian can also help in reducing one’s dark circles. The secret behind this magic is the presence of ‘tannins’ in tea. Tannins are a natural ingredient whose main function is to bind and precipitate protein. Whenever applied on a person’s skin tannins can cause discolouring of the skin and can help in reducing dark circles. Therefore, it is recommended to apply used tea bags under your eyes for at least 15 minutes daily to see good results in a very short period of time.
3. Lemon Juice
Pick up any skin lightening cream or facewash and it is 90% possible that you’ll see lemon extracts as one of the common ingredients of cream. Well, that is because lemon is known for ages for its skin lightening properties due to the presence of vitamin C, which is really very good for skin. Applying lemon juice on your dark circles by cotton swabs can result in their disappearing moreover, even the consumption of lemon in your food can also be very helpful in removing dark circles.
Everyone knows that cucumber is so good for skin and refreshment, thanks to all those advertisements and movies in which actors used to place cucumbers on their eyes and yes, those actors were really not at all lying. Cucumber has many antioxidant properties which brightens and refreshes the pores of a skin, surely giving an energising feeling along with reducing your dark circles. Though cucumber can be directly applied to the skin but it is better to prepare a cucumber face pack and then apply on your skin to see better results.
Remember those good old days when your parents used to scare you to sleep? If you have dark circles then I think you need the same treatment again. Lack of sleep is the most common cause of dark circles amongst youngsters. Sleep is very important for a person’s physical, mental and social well-being. Proper sleep not only helps in reducing dark circles but also helps in treating almost any condition or disease of the world. These days due to busy life routines people stay late at night but here is a special advice for all such people. No matter whether you’re just watching a movie, chatting or doing your office work, just shut it down when its the time to sleep. No movie or work is as important as your health and a proper sleep will have more benefits then the completion of your movie or work. So next time please sleep on time and see all your problems fade away.
So these are some best natural home remedies for dark circles which you should definitely give a try to remove your dark circles. Once you try these remedies you’ll never have to feel embarrassed or cover your face and will be free to roam any place you want.