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Herbal remedy for Dark Circles

A majority of people have dark circles under the eyes. These look dull, and hence no one likes it as they spoil the look of the entire face. If you are also the one who is having dark circles and have tried all types of medicines and creams but are still finding it difficult to get rid of the dark circles, then you must know that you can easily get rid of dark circles with herbs.

Here are some of the herbs which you can use to get rid of your dark circles

Parsley: If you are fed-up of the dark circles beneath your eyes then use parsley. It is a herb that reduces dark circles under your eyes. This is because it has a very high content of chlorophyll which helps in the fading of the circles. To apply, froze the parsley in ice cubes and place them under the eyes. It is the best herbal you can use instead of eye creams.

Cucumber: We are all aware of how nutritious cucumber is. The other benefit of cucumber is it can significantly help in reducing the dark circles under the eyes. Apart from lightening the dark circles, cucumber also adds a distinct smooth touch to your skin, gives a refreshing sensation and helps you to feel relaxed. Apply slices of cucumber every 5-10 minutes and then see the effects. In the same way, you can also make use of potato slices.


Rosemary tea: Rosemary is another herb which you can use to lighten the dark circles. Use a cold compress of rosemary tea. Rosemary increases the blood circulation towards the eyes and hence reduces the effects of dark circles. To make rosemary tea, you need to add some rosemary into half-cup of boiled water and then soak it for about 20 minutes, cool it and then apply it beneath the eyes for around 10-15 minutes for at least one time in a day.

Nutmeg: A mixture of milk and nutmeg when applied on the eyes can greatly help in lightening the dark circles. To apply, all you have to do is take some herb of nutmeg and mix it with milk and then place it beneath the eyes for around 10-15 minutes.

These were some of the herbs which help to reduce the effects of the dark circles, lighten them and give you a fresh look.