Long working hours, poor sleeping pattern, dehydration and even the nutritional deficiency can result into panda eyes i.e dark circles. Sometimes these dark circles as hereditary also. You must have tried the expensive eye creams, almond oil remedy and even the cucumber slices. These are age old methods to remove the dark circles. But have you ever tried lemon to reduce the dark circles. Due to its natural bleaching properties it is proven to reduce any kind of skin discoloration including the dark circles. Whats more. The citric acid is known to play a role of natural astringent that helps to tighten the dull and saggy skin under your eyes. Hence no more darkness, saggy skin and fine lines under the eyes.
Here Are Some Simple Lemon Remedies To Get Rid Of Dark Circles:
1. Fresh Lemon Juice
Fresh lemon juice is anytime best to fade most of the skin discoloration. Let it be the dark patches , dark spots or even the pigmentation. Squeeze out the fresh lemon juice and use it on your under eye area with cotton ball. It needs to work for at least 15 minutes before washing off. Follow this lemon remedy daily to get rid of dark circles. If you have sensitive skin then you can dilute the juice in some water and then apply under your eyes.
2. Lemon Juice And Cucumber Juice
Like Lemon Cucumber juice too contains natural astringent and skin lightening properties which makes it an excellent ingredient to lighten the under eye area. Mixture of Equal quantities of Cucumber Juice and Lemon Juice needs to be applied on the dark circles every day to see them fading faster.
3. Lemon Juice And Tomato Juice
Dark Circles is nothing but the damaged skin and what would be the best component to treat the damaged skin other than anti oxidants. Tomato contains Lycopene which is known as strongest anti oxidant that revives the under eye area and brighten it by repairing the damaged skin cells. Use a tablespoon of tomato juice with a tablespoon of cucumber juice to reduce the darkness under your eyes.
4. Lemon Juice And Coconut
An intense hydration is also essential to heal the dark circles. Here in this remedy we would add coconut as an ingredient to boost the hydration in your under eye area. Coconut is known to be moisturizing in nature. Hence it works perfectly on your eyes. Make a fine paste of fresh coconut . Take one tablespoon of it . Add it to a tablespoon of lemon juice, two teaspoons of cucumber juice, three teaspoons of fullers earth and a teaspoon of fresh cream.. Prepare this hydrating eye mask by mixing everything together and then spread it on your under eye area for 20 minutes . Use a cotton ball dipped in cold milk to remove the mask and then splash a cold water on your eyes. Follow this once a week.
5. Lemon Juice And Mint Leaves
Soothe your eyes with this remedy. Sitting continuously in front of the computer can take a toll on your eyes and make them tired. Relax and Brighten up the eye area with this lemon and mint remedy. Make a puree of half a cup of fresh mint leaves and one tablespoon of lemon juice. Use it on your panda eyes for about 15 minutes to work. Give a soothing splash of warm water to remove the residue.