Come morning, the lack of sleep is clearly evident on our face. Having dark rings are among the most common beauty complaints among women. Something we all struggle with, you've no doubt Googled the best way to banish your bags but a regular routine of 7-8 hours sleep and not drinking any alcohol before bed just isn't always feasible, especially in these pandemic times.
It's time hit refresh on tired peepers with a little help from some well-versed beauty heroes.
Aside from getting more kip, staying hydrated is key because when the body is starved of water, it responds by retaining as much as it can, thus causing puffy under-eye circles.
As such, opt for a hydrating, gentle cleanser or make-up remover so not to cause any trauma or irritation which could cause inflammation.
These powerful cleansers from Keihl's will help you:
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Alternatively, there are a slew of topical treatments that can help you on your way.
The first of which is retinoids which help to stimulate the production of collagen, making the skin less thin while recovering volume and firmness.
A word of warning here though, this ingredient when used in its purest form is rather potent and as such, can irritate the sensitive skin around the eye area. Instead, opt for a cream that contains a lower dose of retinol and work from there.
When it comes to applying said eye creams, other key ingredients to look out for include hyaluronic acid and glycerin.
For best results, apply at night so the skin around your eyes doesn't become irritated or inflamed and again in the morning.
Try an eye massager
If you feel like your moisturiser could do with a boost, using an eye massager will do the trick. Known to promote blood flow to the area, regular use of a beauty tool like this will prevent blood from pooling in the capillaries under the eyes and increase product absorption.
The powerful Foreo's IRIS is a top selling product all around the world. The trademarked eye massager helps reduce the appearance of under eye puffiness, eye bags, dark circles, crow’s feet, and fine lines and wrinkles. It rejuvenates the eye contour for a smoother, brighter, and more youthful appearance while improving the absorption of eye creams and serums.
(With inputs from ANI)