Have Dark Circles? These Home Remedies Will Help Reducing Them

Use these home remedies to reduce dark circles and get a beautiful flawless skin.

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Have Dark Circles? These Home Remedies Will Help Reducing Them

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Dark circles can happen due to a number of reasons like stress, lack of sleep, allergies to certain products, etc. The skin under our eyes is extremely delicate and require our utmost attention. Here are some remedies to reduce your dark circles easily at home. Try these remedies at home and bid those dark circles goodbye.


Cold Tea Bags

If you have dark circles and you worry how to get rid them, using cold tea bags can do wonders! Here’s what you need to do-

  • Dip two tea bags in cold water.
  • Keep both these over your eyes for 10- 15 minutes and wash your face with cold water.
  • You can repeat this 1-3 times a day to see effective results.

This will make the skin around your eyes to glow, look vibrant, leaving your eyes looking less puffy.


Raw Potato

Potatoes have natural bleaching properties, they lighten the dark skin around the eyes and help in reducing excess puffiness.

  • Take 2 chilled potatoes and grate them.
  • Soak a cotton ball in the juice extracted from the potatoes.
  • Close your eyes and place the cotton balls on them.
  • Make sure that the juice covers the dark circles entirely.
  • Let the juice to sit for about 15 minutes.
  • Now rinse your eyelids well with cool water.
  • You can repeat it once or twice daily for 2 - 3 weeks to see the best results.


Cucumbers have high water content and it is no secret that they contain qualities which refresh and sooth those tired eyes naturally. Here’s how you can use them for your benefit:

  • Cut a fresh cucumber into thick slices
  • Chill them for about 30 minutes.
  • Now place these chilled slices on the dark circles for about 10 minutes.
  • Wash your eyes thoroughly with water.
  • You can repeat this process twice a day for a week to see the best results.

Cold milk

The lactic acid present in milk is beneficial for skin. It makes the skin smooth and firm. Milk is also good for reducing the lines and wrinkles. Here’s how you can use milk for reducing the dark circles around your eyes:

  • Dip the cotton balls or a cotton pad in cold milk.
  • Rub these over your dark circles and for about 15 minutes.
  • Wash your eyes thoroughly with water.

Aloe /vera

Aloe vera has many beneficial properties. It is an effective moisturiser and contains anti-inflammatory properties.

  • Clean the skin under your eyes.
  • Use the aloe vera pulp to massage under the area under your eyes.
  • Do it for about 10 minutes.
  • Wash it if you find your skin too sticky.

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