Dark circles are one f the most common problems as you hit adult life and moreover, it is triggered by factors like lack of sleep, imbalanced nutrition, hormonal changes, genes, long screen time etc. It is necessary that you incorporate an eye cream in mid 20s itself to prevent further darkening of the eye area and also to prevent dark circles if you haven’t already got them. Below is a recipe for super nourishing and brightening eye cream; along with that do make sure you drink enough water, sleep on time and eat well-
Shea butter- Shea butter is non-comedogenic and safe to be used on facial skin and around the eyes. It deeply nourishes and moisturizes the delicate under eye area and prevents early fine lines and also makes your eye area look healthy. Makes a great base in the recipe.
Beeswax- Beeswax has moisturizing properties and gives a great consistency to the final product. It also seals in moisture and deeply nurshes.
Almond oil- Almond oil has brightening and anti-pigmentation effects. It helps gradually improve the darkened area and make your under eyes look better. Moisturizes and hydrates and prevents early fine lines.
Turmeric powder- Turmeric is quite known for its brightening proprieties and does a great job in gradually improving dark circles.
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Things you need-
- 2 tablespoons shea butter
- 1 teaspoon almond oil
- 1/2 teaspoon beeswax
- 1/4 teaspoon wild or white turmeric powder
In a microwave-safe bowl, add shea butter and beeswax. Melt it in the microwave and add in almond oil and turmeric powder. Stir and pour into an easy-to-use container and keep it refrigerated. Massage this cream under and around your eyes before bedtime. READ MORE – CHIA HAIR GROWTH GEL