Dark circles around eyes usually seem to be an aesthetic issue, and most of the time it is related to genetics, but there are other factors which may cause appearance of dark circles like: allergies, improper diet, extreme drinking and smoking, pollution, and lack of sleep. There are still more factors including menopause, menstruation, pregnancy or hormone imbalances.
It does not matter at what age you are because it can appear at early age and affects genders, men and women. These dark circles are usually accompanied with puffy bags under the eyes that are uncomfortable and bad looking. They intensify with age because as the skin gets older it gets thinner and loses subcutaneous fat thus making the blood vessels more visible which lie under the skin.
There are many products available on the market that provides solutions for this issue. But, most of them are expensive, and not affordable to many people. Not to mention the fact that they are comprised of chemicals that might hurt your delicate skin under the eyes. Therefore, we recommend you natural solutions that will efficiently lighten the skin under your eyes.
Almond oil is one of the best natural solutions for lightening your skin thanks to the nourishing minerals and vitamins contained in it. Due to its incredible properties almond oil has the ability to revitalize and replenish the delicate skin and at the same time maintain its moisture.
The treatment procedure is quite simple, just before going to bed put 5 to 6 drops of almond oil onto the dark circles and gently massage the oil. Let it act throughout the night, and remove it the next morning with cold water. This procedure has to be done each day until the dark circles are completely gone.
There is also another method; all you need is to prepare a mixture of 5 to 6 drops of almond oil and 1 tablespoon of raw honey. This mix is put onto the fragile skin under the eyes before bedtime and left to act overnight. In the morning you rinse it with lukewarm water and repeat the method until you have accomplished the desired results.