Dark circles represent one of the most common problem women confront with. They can be very stressful, unfortunately they can appear because of genetic predisposition or because of the lack of vitamins and minerals in our body.
The area around our eyes is very sensible and it doesn’t contain sebaceous glands, that is why you need a special treatment. Dermatologists affirm that dark circles cannot totally disappear. The only solution would be the esthetic surgery. However, there are different natural remedies that will reduce dark circles, making them almost invisible.
All these natural remedies are based on a common vegetable that can be found in the kitchen – the cucumber. The cucumber can be used in different ways to remove these shadows under your eyes.
Cucumber juice is a miraculous remedy, it’s results can be seen in a short period of time. Grind a cucumber and then squeeze it’s content. With two cotton pads apply it on your eyes and let it stay for 15 minutes. The effect is miraculous, invigorating and the dark circles will disappear. It is recommended to use this treatment every morning, 4 days a week.
Another remedy is a paste made of a cucumber and a tomato. Grind a cucumber and a tomato. Apply the paste around your eyes. You will notice that it is benefic also for the bags under the eyes. Let it stay for 15 minutes and you will observe its illuminating effect. It is recommended to use it twice a week.
The cucumber juice can also be combined with lemon juice (the same quantity). Using some cotton pads you can apply it on the area under your eyes; let it stay for 15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water. Its benefic effect can be noticed after the first application. It is a solution with visible effects, that invigorates tired eyes and improves blood circulation. It is recommended to use this treatment weekly.
A very old proverb says that our eyes are the mirror of our soul, therefore it is very important to take care of them and not to neglect the dark circles, especially because the remedy is a very simple one.