What are common Causes for dark circles around eyes?
Frequent cold / Allergies/ Atopic Dermatitis (eczema)
Frequently rubbing the eyes
Lifestyle factors like smoking, chronic alcoholism, emotional stress
Genetic trait for having darker colour around or under the eye area
What precautions can be taken to prevent dark circles?
Include a high dose of vitamin C& A to the diet to prevent recurrent colds
Avoid rubbing your eyes often
Use bland, water-based and a soap-free gentle cleanser for the eyes
Correct any existing iron or zinc deficiency
Stop smoking as it causes free radical damage enhancing dark circles
always apply a sunscreen around the eye area
Apply a moisturizer to the eye area nightly
To calm puffy eyes, place cold spoons, slices of cucumbers, chilled tea bags, or even a package of frozen peas under your eyes. The cool temperatures -- rather than any special properties of cucumbers or peas -- reduce swelling
What are the Dark circle treatments at Define Aesthetics ?
Gel peels- specially formulated peels for use on sensitive skin around eyes
Nano-perfector- rejuvenates the area & detoxifies to remove accumulated toxins