Under eye wrinkles might be a part of the ageing process, but the appearance of lines and wrinkles at an early age is definitely a matter of concern. Though you cannot stop their occurrence, you can certainly delay them.
As the skin ages, it becomes thin and looses elasticity. As a result the wrinkles and sagging of skin appears around the eyes. These simple and effective home remedies will make facial skin tight and firm thus reducing the appearance of wrinkles and saving you from premature aged look.
Before trying these home remedies, a word of caution. Since the skin around the eyes is very sensitive and delicate, try them first on a small area other than the face to see the reaction of your skin.
Home Remedies To Remove Wrinkles Under Eyes
Cucumber gives remarkable results in getting rid of wrinkles around the eyes. It contains Vitamin C and caffeic acid which help in retaining the moisture content around the eyes. Cucumbers also possess cooling and astringent properties.
Wash your face and apply cucumber juice on the skin under your eyes. Regular application will reduce the wrinkles in two to three weeks depending on the severity. Alternately, you can slice the cucumber and place it over the eyes for 15-20 minutes. It soothes and gives a lot of relaxation apart from working on under eye dark circles, dark spots and fine lines.
Another skin friendly ingredient used as a home remedy in treating under eye wrinkles is lemon. Dip a cotton ball in lemon juice and apply on the wrinkled surface and on the skin around eyes. Be careful while using near the eye area.
The natural skin lightening property present in the lemon juice works great and lightens the wrinkles. Apply it twice a day, in the morning and at night. For more effectiveness add few drops of honey to 2-3 table spoon of lemon juice. Follow this regime for a few weeks and you will see wonderful results.
Eggs are one of the very effective natural ingredients to treat under eye wrinkles. They contain iron, protein, vitamin and lecithin – the nutrients which help in nourishing the skin.
Apply egg white on the wrinkles and the area surrounding the eyes. With regular application, the loose skin tightens, thus reducing the wrinkles. In couple of months you can see visible improvements.
One of the age old solutions to fight wrinkles is coconut oil. Wash your face and gently massage the wrinkled area around your eyes with coconut oil.
With its emollient (moisturizing), re-hydrating, and elasticizing properties, coconut oil nourishes the skin and prevents dryness and wrinkles.
Potato and Honey
Here is one more combination to treat and get rid of wrinkles around your eyes to get a lighter and softer skin. Take half raw potato and grate it, so that the juice comes out. Mix a few drops of honey to the juice and apply it under the eyes.
Leave it for 15-20 minutes before washing it off. The potato helps in retaining the moisture thus making the skin softer.
Apart from above home remedies, drink plenty of water to keep the skin hydrated because dehydration is one of the main causes of wrinkle formation.
You cannot stop the process of ageing, but by taking care of your skin and under eye wrinkles you can definitely avoid premature ageing and look graceful with age.
Caution: Please use Remedies after Proper Research and Guidance. You accept that you are following any advice at your own risk and will properly research or consult healthcare professional.