• How to Get Rid of Dark Under Circles

    by Dr. Deepak Dugar
    on Oct 30th, 2018

Are you tired of people asking you if you’re tired? Under eye circles and bags can leave you looking unrested, even after a good night’s sleep.




How to Reduce Puffy Eyes?


Use a cold compress underneath the eyes to help reduce inflammation and swelling


Cold spoon: Wet 2 spoons with cold water for a few minutes and place the spoons over your eyes for 30-60 seconds.


Hemorrhoid cream: Yes, believe it or not, this can work!!! It contains hydrocortisone and anti-inflammatory properties that may help reduce puffy eyes. The cream works by constricting the blood vessels, which reduce puffy eyes.


What’s Really to Blame for Under Eye Darkness?


The top reasons why you have under eye circles:


Allergies, hereditary, pigmentation irregularities, rubbing eyes, sun exposure, and aging.



Natural Remedies for Dark Under Eyes


Potatoes: Helps reduce inflamed blood vessels and lighten the area. It contains enzymes, vitamin C, and starch which help nourish your eyes.


Cucumber: Placing one over each eye can help reduce excess fluids and lighten the area. Cucumber contains ascorbic acid and caffeic acid which will help improve the darkness around the eye.


Concealer:  You can apply a concealer and a concealer corrector to get rid of dark under eyes.

Concealer correctors come in different colors that target specific needs.



Apply the corrector first, then apply your concealer on top.


To permanently get rid of dark or puffy under eyes you can check out our Exilis and Clear + Brilliant laser.

Author Dr. Deepak Dugar Director of Scarless Nose Institute of Beverly Hills

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