The skin around the eyes is very delicate and thin. Many factors influence her condition. An unhealthy lifestyle, overwork and stress, alcohol and smoking, lack of sleep, excess ultraviolet radiation and, of course, age. All of them can lead to the appearance of "bruises" and "bags" under the eyes.
Dark circles, "bruises" under the eyes, with a healthy lifestyle are often caused by heredity, structural features. They can also appear as a result of chronic lack of sleep, fatigue. Therefore, in addition to regular skin care for the eyelids, make it a rule to follow the regime, get enough sleep every day. When washing your face in the morning, use a warm, not very strong infusion of tea, a decoction of chamomile, or plain boiled water. After that, be sure to moisturize your skin with an eye cream. Don't go to bed with makeup on your face. Remove it gently with a cotton swab using special eye makeup remover. It is helpful to wipe the area around the eyes with frozen cubes of green tea or parsley infusion. You can “disguise” dark circles with the help of decorative cosmetics: special tonal products with reflective particles.
The reasons for the appearance of "bags" under the eyes can be both hereditary disposition, and a number of diseases: kidney and heart disease, some ARVI, conjunctivitis, allergies. A decrease in tissue elasticity, proliferation of fiber also occurs with age. Quite often, "bags" under the eyes appear due to the retention of salt and fluid in the body. To exclude any diseases, see a therapist, and then visit a cosmetologist. He will recommend the necessary treatment, which can be conservative or surgical.
If you have bags under your eyes from strenuous and long work, try sage compresses. Pour one teaspoon of leaves with half a glass of boiling water, leave for 20-30 minutes. Strain the broth, and then divide into two parts - cool one, warm the other slightly. Moisten the tampons one by one and apply to the eyes. Compresses need to be done before going to bed for a month.
You can also wash your eyes using a variety of herbal teas. For example, pour 1 tablespoon of parsley or dill with 200 g of hot boiled water, strain the infusion after it cools down. It not only removes puffiness and "bags", but also relieves irritation, makes the eyes shine.