Remove Dark Under Eyes Circles With These 5 Easy Natural Remedies

It’s a fact that no one wants the boring dark under eyes circles. Periorbital dark circles (PDC) appeared when an under eye thin layer contains more blood than some other places in the body. These dark circles can appear as a result of genetics, age, or environment. The most common between these factors is he genetics, in other words, if someone of your close family have them, there a chance for you to get them!

Beside these mentioned factors, dark under eyes circles( PDC) can appear as a result from:

  • Consuming alcohol
  • Allergies
  • Stress
  • Changes into hormones
  • Sickness
  • Aging
  • Inadequate consumption of salt


According to Paula Begoun, dark circles under your eyes area cannot be completely eliminated even if you use expensive creams, or you make surgical procedure. However, you can make the appearance of the dark circles minimal, with the use of the following 5 remedies, which are completely natural.



Almond oil is rich with compounds, that give to the skin lightening effect ( niacin, phytosterols, vitamin E). The phytosterols are great stimulator of collagen, that in combination with vitamin E, gives the best effect in eliminating PDC.

  • Before going to bed, take almond oil and massage gently the eyes’ area
  • Leave the oil while sleeping
  • Wash your face with cold water the next morning
  • Repeat these instructions every day, or as long as you desire

Cucumbers are great source of ascorbic and caffeic acid which reduce water retention. Cucumbers make the skin lighter, and help in eliminating dark under eyes circles.

  • Wash a cucumber and slice it into slices
  • Let the fruit to chill around 30 minutes
  • Put the slices in the dark circles around your eyes area for 30 minutes
  • Wash your face with cold water
  • Repeat this process twice daily.
  1. IRON

A lack of iron may cause dark under eye circles. The iron is responsible for carrying oxygen through the body. In order to have healthy skin, healthy levels of oxygen should be transmitted into our body.

The lack of vitamin K and E may also cause PDC.

Iron can be found in the following sources:

  • Eggs
  • Fish, meat
  • Whole grains
  • Liver
  • Seeds & nuts
  • Soybean flour

Potatoes are great antioxidants and container of vitamin C and enzymes.

  • Wash potato and slice it into thin sliced
  • Put the slices on your eyes for 15 minutes.
  • Wash your face with cold water
  • Repeat the process twice daily, and as long as you desire
  1. WATER

Drinking the recommended daily dose of water can help in reducing dark under eye circles. Water helps us not only to eliminate all toxins from the body, but stimulate the blood flow. What is more, the consumption of water hydrates the skin more than any other source. If you mix pure water with vitamin C, you can combat dark eye circles. Take a cup of water and put in a squeezed lemon, enjoy the taste and wait for the results!

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