Under eyes circles are not very aesthetic and pleasant to look at. Makes the person look tired and also look much older than she really is. They appear from various reasons, but the most common ones are: not enough sleep, a lot of stress, smoking and dehydration. Every problem inside the body can be seen on the outside of it and dark circles are clear indicators of a certain problem. To get rid of them you have to first treat the root cause then work on the appearance. We have a few homemade recipes that will help you reduce the nasty look meanwhile you can also heal the cause of them.
Homemade recipes for under eyes circles:
1. Honey + Vitamin E + Egg Whites
Honey is well known for antibacterial effects and also moisturizing ones while egg whites contain a lot of collagen, vitamins and minerals, not to mention Vitamin E that has amazing healing effects. Mix in a bowl: one egg white, one tablespoon of honey and one tablet of vitamin E and apply it around the eyes. Let it work for a few minutes then rinse.
2. Lemons + Tomatoes
Tomatoes contain vitamin A and vitamin B that stimulate cell regeneration and metabolism, while lemons prevent allergies and are antiseptic, being great with the pores. Mix in a bowl: juice of one squeezed lemon with the juice of one tomato then apply it around the eyes. Leave it there for about an hour, then rinse and apply a light cream.
3. Lemons + Almond oil
Almond oils are rich in vitamin E and other minerals and fats making them a good friend of the skin and hair. Mix in a bowl: one tablespoon of lemon juice and one tablespoon of almond oil then apply it on the problem area. Apply every night before bedtime and leave on until the morning.
4. Olive Oil + Honey + Potatoes
Potatoes are a miracle of nature and are used in a lot of homemade beauty treatments, and a lot of hair procedures. They contain vitamin A and a lot of antioxidants. Olive oil moisturizes the skin and honey has a lot of amazing effects we have previously exposed. Mix in a bowl: one tablespoon of honey with one tablespoon of olive oil and the juice of one big potato. Apply the mixture on skin and let it sit there for half an hour. Do it twice a week then wash with warm water.
5. Cucumber + Lemons
Cucumbers are one of the most popular ingredients used in this type of recipes, that treat circles under the eyes. They have astringent properties, reduce inflammations and calm the eyes. Mix in a bowl: juice of a big cucumber with the juice of one lemon, let it sit in the fridge for one hour then apply under the eyes with a few cotton pads. Let the pads on for 15 minutes then rinse.
All recipes can give amazing results if you keep using them constantly!
Photo courtesy: prettygossip.
Keep being AllDayChic!