Nobody wants those bulky looking eye bags below the eyes. They only make you look tired worn out and sick. But most of us have faced the problem time and again. Several factors contribute to eye bag. These include hangover symptoms, lack of sleep, poor diet, stress, crying, hormonal changes etc. But there is no need to worry .There are some really simple home remedies which will help you get rid of those puffy eye bags.
Cucumbers have compounds which have astringent action which helps get rid of the eye bags. Simply cut the cucumber into slices and place a slice on the eyes for 15 minutes. Continue the remedy thrice daily.
Egg whites help to tighten the skin and can be used to get rid of puffy eyes. Take two egg whites in a bowl and whisk them. Now add a little witch hazel which too has astringent properties. Mix well and apply the mixture with the help of a brush to the eye bags. Wash after 15 minutes. Follow the remedy once daily.
The starch in potatoes helps in giving relief from eye bags. Simply peel potatoes and grate it. Take this mixture in a cloth and place the cloth on the eyes for 15 minutes. Follow the remedy twice daily.
Cool Tea Bags
The antioxidants in the tea bags helps reduce the swelling and have a calming effect on the eyes. Put the used teabags in the fridge and place the cold tea bags on the eyes for 15 minutes to get rid of eye bags.
Cold milk will help reduce the puffiness of the eyes and will also prevent water retention and will have a soothing effect on the eyes. Dip cotton balls in chilled mil and place these on the eyes for 15 minutes. Repeat the remedy thrice daily.
Butter will moisturize the skin and will also help reduce the eye bags and irritation. Massage a small amount of fresh butter around the eye for few minutes and then wash with lukewarm water.
The alpha hydroxyl acids in strawberries help in reducing the eye bags. Place strawberries in the refrigerator .Take the chilled strawberry and cut into slices and place the slice on the eyes for 15 minutes to get relief from the eye bags.
Vitamin E Oil
Stay Hydrated And Get Enough Sleep
So try out these simple home remedies to get rid of eye bags and get back that sparkling, vibrant and fresh you.