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.

dark-circles-eyes-treatmentCreams and Gels

The most common treatments for dark circles are creams and gels. In the past few years, we have seen the introduction of beauty creams and gels that aim to help you turn back the hands of time by making you look younger and more radiant.


Creams and gels are very easy to use. All you need to do is to dab a small amount in the area under your eyes and wait for it to do its magic.
Creams and gels are also ideal because they usually contain additional nutrients and ingredients that can moisturize and improve your skin. Moreover, eye creams and eye gels are relatively cheap. Anyone can afford them because they are usually manufactured in bulks. Lastly, they are available in many stores nationwide. Even online, a lot of good eye creams and eye gels are being sold so you can order anytime and anywhere.


The only downside is that it may take a while before you can see the difference, and it may be slightly more difficult to find the right product for you.


Surgery is another treatment option for dark circles. For this approach, you can undergo either a laser treatment or Blepherolasty. Your choice will depend on what you really need. You will need to consult your doctor first.


Since this is a drastic solution, you see the results in shorter span of time. While treating the dark circles, you will also be able to get rid of your eye bags.


This option is good. However, just like any surgical treatment, it may be very expensive. You will also need time to recover so that you will fully heal. As we all know, we can’t very easily take a long vacation from work in the name of beauty.
Also, just like in any surgery, you can be at risk of infection. Make sure that you choose a facility that you trust.

Home Remedies

Home remedies such as cucumber, potatoes, Rosewater oil and Almond oil are commonly suggested as dark circle remedies.  ince there are many people with dark circles, many have become innovative when it comes to treating their dark circles right in the comfort of their own homes.


Since almost all remedies are available at home, there will be no need to buy anything expensive. This is ideal, especially for those who are on a tight budget.


One downside about using home remedies is the safety aspect. Some people try things out without knowing that it can actually irritate their skin. Plus, not all home remedies actually work for all skin types and ages.  You have to remember that the area beneath the eyes is very sensitive. It may take a while before you see the difference in your eye area.

These are the three most common treatment options for dark circle under your eyes.

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