Fixes for puffy eyes and dark circles
There is no shortage of creams and serums to fix puffy eyes and dark circles at drugstores and beauty counters. But in case you have this type of beauty emergency, here are five ways to brighten your peepers and soften bags under your eyes. All with things you likely already have at home!
For many people, tiredness causes dark circles under the eyes and that can add years to their appearance. If you can’t catch up on your rest, place slices of ripe avocado under each eye, or try applying a paste of ground almonds and milk to lighten the dark shadows.
Take two metal teaspoons and hold them under very cold running water for a few minutes. Then lie down and place the bowls of the spoons over your eyelids for 30 to 60 seconds. The sharp cold of the metal will revive tired eyes and may boost your energy at the same time.