Tricks: during the last year, we have been experiencing difficult times for everyone: more time at home, problems sleeping, stress, etc… All this has accentuated one of the most recurrent aesthetic problems: the appearance of bags and dark circles.
The eye contour is the first place on the body where the effects of these moments of stress, insomnia, and fatigue are notice because this skin is fragile and sensitive.
All this, added to ageing, a possible poor diet, lack of hydration, unhealthy habits, and even our body’s very genetics, can cause dark circles to be more marked and noticeable.
Before trying to reduce them, it is necessary to know their origin since they have a complicated solution in some cases.
The most recommended and effective way to care for this area and prevent its appearance is the daily use of a decongestant and unifying eye contour after 25 years of age when our dermis begins to regenerate more slowly. Our skin starts to age—cells and leads healthy lifestyles.
You wake up with inflamed eyes and marked dark circles even doing this. We give you some home remedies to improve their appearance as much as possible:
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Cold Application Tricks
One of the utmost common remedies is the application of cold to reduce eye inflammation. The cold will reduce the swelling in the area. Put two dessert spoons in the freezer for a few minutes and apply them to the eyelids.
A Classic, The Cucumber
One of the most seen remedies in the movies throughout all time is the application of two slices of cucumber on the eyes. This is because the cold of this vegetable fresh from the fridge, its vitamin E, and its moisturizing power, for 30 minutes on our eyes, will help reduce the bags produced by fatigue and combat dryness.
If you don’t usually have this vegetable in your fridge. You can use eye contour patches rich in moisturizing and revitalizing active ingredients. You can’t miss the Biosmetics Eye Patches rich in aloe vera and vitamin C in our bag that leave our eyes fresh and bright.
Chamomile Bags Tricks
Another classic widely used in all homes is chamomile since it is a natural anti-inflammatory that has been use for centuries.
Two infusion bags should be soaked in warm water for a few minutes. Then each one is applie to each eye and left to act for 15 minutes. In addition to chamomile, green tea or peppermint can also be used.
Though it is not one of the most famous remedies, it is one of the most effective. The tomato is known for its antioxidants. And it is this property makes it an excellent resource for reducing puffiness and dark circles.
In this case, its application is carrie out under the eyes. A mixture of crush tomato and a few drops of lemon is made until a small mass is forme that extends in the area of dark circles and is left to act for 15 minutes.
In professional cosmetics, natural oils are increasingly use for moisturizing. Protecting, and nourishing the skin, as they contain many very beneficial properties.
Specifically, almond oil is best known as rich in vitamins A, B, and E. This rapidly absorbed oil also helps improve the eye contour thanks to its ultra-hydrating. The power that will help reduce wrinkles and rejuvenate the look.
It is recommend to apply two drops of oil on each eyelid. Massaging with gentle circular movements before going to sleep to take effect throughout the night.
Reduce The Salt Content In Meals
On many occasions, the bags under the eyes are due to fluid retention caused by an unhealthy diet with high salt content.
It is vital to preserve healthy eating habits to avoid the appearance of bags and dark circles and reduce salt consumption. Especially at dinner.
A Good Corrector, Your Great Ally
If, in addition to following these tips, you need immediate help to save your eyes. An excellent long-lasting corrective with high coverage power will become a great ally.
Our favourite season is the Stage Line Long Lasting Concealer. Not only for its duration and its natural and luminous tone but also for its composition enriched with aloe vera and chamomile extract that hydrates and calms revitalize the contour area. Of the eyes improving their appearance day by day, even without makeup.
All these home remedies help improve the appearance of this sensitive area of our face. Still, as we highlighted at the beginning, daily site care is essential. Have healthy routine habits such as sleeping 8 hours, drinking plenty of water, not smoking. Keeping a safe distance from mobile phones and computers, having a balanced diet and avoiding stress.