More and more people are convinced of the benefits of sodium bicarbonate, so they got to use it frequently in everyday life, either for cooking, cleaning or as a beauty product. Especially women appreciate it as a beauty product.
The most effective face masks contain sodium bicarbonate. The recipe below helps eliminate dark circles and bags under the eyes.
1. Add a teaspoon of baking in a glass of hot water or tea and mix well.
2. Soak two cotton pads in this solution and place them under the eyes.
3. Leave on for 10-15 minutes, then rinse your face and apply a moisturizer.
Do this daily and you’ll see amazing results in just 2 weeks!
Best Remedies for Dark Circles:
How great would it be to treat yourself with natural ingredients? Most of these remedies are available in your kitchen. So walk towards the kitchen to feed yourself and to treat your skin. Here are some natural home remedies, which will help you get rid of saggy bags or dark circles under your eyes.
Remedy # 1:
Potato consists of natural bleaching agents, which will help to lighten the dark circles and remove the puffiness near the eyes. What you need to do is, take two chilled potatoes and extract its juice. You can cut them into pieces, blend them and sieve it. Take a cotton ball and dip it into the potato juice. Flatten the cotton balls with your fingers and place it on the dark circles. Make sure that the juice covers your the affected area. Leave it on for 15 minutes and then rinse off with cool water. You need to apply cream on this area. Continue this every day till you notice the change.
Remedy # 2:
In case you find this process of extracting juice to be time consuming, you can take thick potato slices and place them on the dark circles. and repeat the same procedure.
Remedy # 3:
You can mix equal quantities on potato and cucumber juice. Apply this juice on the dark circles and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse it off with normal water. Do this regularly to notice the change
Cucumber has skin lightening agents and acts as the best astringent. Cucumber is very quick in treating dark circles and one can rely on it completely for this purpose. It is a very good skin toner as well. Cut the cucumber into thick slices and place them in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. Remove them and place them on the affected area for at least 10 minutes. Wash it off with normal water. It will give you the best relief from dark circles. It is a common remedy used to tone the skin. This does not only remove dark circles but relaxes the eyes.
Cucumber for dark circles
Remedy # 2:
Another remedy using cucumber is, to take two equal quantities of cucumber juice and lemon juice. Pour them into a small bowl. Take a cotton ball and dip it into the juice mixture. Place these on the dark circles and leave it on for 15 minutes. Wash it off with normal water and repeat this everyday for a week. You will see the dark circles and puffiness of the eyes vanish!
Remedy # 3:
Take a small bowl with cucumber juice, and dip two cotton pads into it. Place these on the eyes and leave it on for 15 minutes, wash it off with plain water. You can also directly apply the juice on the dark circles. Repeat every day until you see results.
Remedy # 1:mint mask for dark circles
Along with reducing dark circles, mint leaves give a cooling effect to the eyes. This is a natural remedy that will soothe and refresh your eyes. Take five to six mint leaves and crush them. Apply these leaves around the eyes and leave it on for 10 minutes. Wipe it off with a cold cloth. You need to be very gentle, as you are contacting a very sensitive area. This is the most effective natural remedy to cure under eye dark circles.
Remedy # 2:
Another remedy to cure dark circles is by adding mint leaves paste to tomato juice. You need to apply this paste on the dark circles and leave it on for 5 to 7 minutes. Rinse off this area with cold water.