How to get rid of dark circles: the most effective remedies for a top eye contour!

How many times have you woken up in the morning with the same dark circles as when you are late even if you actually had a long and peaceful sleep? Have you ever wondered what they are due to and, above all, how to eliminate them? We explain it to you here.

In the meantime, we carry on and if none of the methods proposed by us succeeds - or you have little time available - in this video we will explain how to cover them perfectly with make-up.

Why do dark circles appear?

By dark circles we mean that area under the eyes that takes on a darker or even bluish color.
Physiologically, the formation of dark circles is given by the vasodilation of the capillaries of the lower eyelids.

But why are they formed?
Many think that dark circles are due only to little rest but in reality they can be caused by several factors, including:

  • Incorrect feeding
  • Excessive eye rubbing
  • Stress and insomnia
  • Poor hydration
  • Kidney problems
  • Excessive sun exposure

Having said this, let's now see how to eliminate dark circles by treating ourselves internally and externally.

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Before proceeding, we suggest you some easy and effective natural remedies to combat tired and swollen eyes, also valid in case of annoying dark circles.

Dark circles: how to eliminate them with natural do-it-yourself remedies

The simplest natural and DIY remedy is cucumbers. Let two slices of cucumber rest in the freezer and place them on your eyes for a few minutes.

If you don't have cucumbers, you can also use two slices of potatoes as an alternative. Before doing this, however, it is advisable to wipe a cotton ball soaked in olive oil or cold chamomile around the eyes.

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An excellent DIY remedy to eliminate dark circles, it is also an infusion obtained by putting chamomile, mallow, rosemary and rose petals in hot water. Once the mixture has cooled, it is necessary to filter it and apply it to the eyes using gauze or cotton pads.

If you do not have all these ingredients available, two sachets of organic chamomile are also fine.

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Even the pink clay is delicate enough to be used for the preparation of masks suitable for sensitive skin around the eyes.

Generally, all clay masks soothe, eliminate toxins, have an anti-inflammatory action and balance blood microcirculation, but pink clay, in particular, promotes cell renewal so it is also suitable for those with more skin. mature.

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Eliminate dark circles with food: top foods!

Nutrition plays a key role in counteracting the appearance of dark circles. In particular, you must not miss foods that contain vitamin C and K. The latter has the fundamental characteristic of being anticoagulant, that is, it helps the blood not to stagnate.
Where to find them? Kiwis, citrus fruits, grapes and peppers are particularly rich in them.

However, excesses of alcohol and tobacco, which often cause drainage problems, should be avoided.

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A valid help against dark circles: creams for the eye contour

If you are looking for help from creams and beauty products then it is important to buy those specific for the eye contour, which make use of natural substances - such as caffeine - which are essentially used to deflate and strengthen the capillaries under the eyes. Here are some that may be right for you.

  • L "Oréal Paris Revitalift Laser X3 for € 10.29
  • Eye Contour Gel Ldreamam for € 16.99
  • Remescar for Eye Bags and Dark Circles at € 27.99
  • Buy the Biofficina Toscana anti-aging eye contour, 100% BIO for € 15.90
  • The Eterea Natural Cosmetics eye contour for the most demanding dark circles

© Freshly Cosmetics Freshly Cosmetics Hyper-Concentrate Eye Contour Serum - 35 euros

Once the infamous dark circles have disappeared, you are ready to take care of the rest of your face. In this gallery we suggest the best super moisturizing fabric masks rich in antioxidant active ingredients for radiant skin and a plumping effect!

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