Causes

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Many people believe that dark circles under the eyes are caused by staying up late at night. While this can be true in some cases, there are other factors that may affect the formation of dark circles. In this article, we will be discussing the different causes of dark circles under the eyes. By knowing the causes, you will be able to understand better the ways to prevent dark circles. Causes of Dark Circles There are numerous factors that can contribute to the development of dark circles. Often times, they are caused by conditions that… Continue reading…

Home Remedies – Do They Work?

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There are a lot of home remedies out there for dark circles but the big question is:  do they actually work? Here is a look at the most common remedies and their effectiveness. Sleep This one is basic and is almost always suggested.  The theory behind it is – Get more rest and your eyes won’t look so tired and you won’t have the deep circles. Does it work? No.  It doesn’t really have an affect on the darkness but it does help reduce the depth of the circles temporarily so they don’t look so… Continue reading…

How to Get Rid of Them

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Are you tired of having dark circles under your eyes? Today, we will be listing some simple, but definitely useful, tips to help you get rid of those pesky dark circles. Causes Before we discuss in detail the ways to help you end your problem with dark circles, it’s first important to understand the different factors that contribute to its formation. One thing you should remember is that sleeplessness is not the only cause of under the eye discoloration. There are numerous causes of dark circles. • Thinning of the skin under the eyes because… Continue reading…

Treatment Options – Which One is Right for You?

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The dark circle under our eyes can be caused by a lot of factors, such as heredity, medications, allergies, and poor sleep. The good thing is that, because of advancements and studies especially in the beauty industry, it has now become very easy to treat dark circles. To help you keep up with the latest treatment options for dark circles under the eyes, we have listed them all for you below. Creams and Gels The most common treatments for dark circles are creams and gels. In the past few years, we have seen the introduction… Continue reading…

This Month’s Review

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Dark circles and bags under the eyes are very common problems people have as they age. Aside from making someone look old and tired, these marks can also make someone very self-conscious about his or her looks. Luckily, there are many products in the market today that supposedly address these problems. The down side is that since various brands are available, it can become very hard to choose what will suit one’s needs. This month we will be taking a look at the Bella Joi line of products.   Bella Joi Dark Circles and Bags… Continue reading…

One of the most common beauty problems especially among women is the formation of dark circles under the eyes. Aside from making you look a lot older than your actual age, these circles can also make you look tired and stressed out with life. Luckily, there are many products that one can use to address this pressing and embarrassing problem.

Causes

Contrary to popular belief, lack of sleep is not the only known cause of dark circles under eyes. Yes, this may be a contributing factor, but the causes are more diverse than you can imagine. Some of the most common causes include aging, excessive alcohol/caffeine intake, smoking exposure to the sun, allergies, dehydration, anemia and genetics.

How to Get Rid of Them

In order to get rid of these circles, it is important to identify the cause first.   The two most common causes are aging and genetics.   If it was caused by aging, then you need to focus more on the eye-care products that can help you revitalize the very sensitive skin around your eyes.  If they are caused by genetics then you won’t be able to get rid of them by over the counter methods although you can lighten them a bit depending on how your genetics manifest themselves around your eyes.  For genetics, medical intervention is usually the better choice.  Again, you should know the root cause first. It will be easier to get rid of dark circles if the main problem has been solved already.

Do Eye Creams Work?

Just like in any beauty product, the main question is whether it works or not. For the eye cream, it can work wonders for anyone. Although, various studies and research have also proven that eye gels are very good also especially because the skin can absorb them more easily. It is important to choose a product that addresses your needs.

Home Remedies – Do they Work?

If you are not very fond of buying beauty products, then you probably want to find a good home remedy to help you. There are a lot of home remedies that you can try to get rid of the the circles under your eyes. Some home remedies are tomato, potato, rose water, teabags, and the ever-popular cucumber. The big question is: do they work? The surprising answer is: no. They do not work for dark circles.

Treatment Options

There are numerous treatments options available.  They range from affordable to very expensive.   Aside from the usual eye cream and gels, people may also try surgery or laser treatment. As expected, these procedures are more expensive than gels and creams. In addition to this, surgery is also not recommended for busy people because surgery may take time to fully heal. If you do not want to try gels/creams, surgery or laser.

Reviews

As expected, there are a lot of products that claim to help with under eye circles. The question is – do they work? Check out our Latest Review of an eye cream or gel above to see this month’s review. While it may take more time to see results compared to surgery, eye care products are preferred by most women due to their ease and affordability compared with surgery.