HOW TO REMOVE DARK CIRCLES WITH COCONUT OIL

    how to remove dark circles with coconut oil

    The minute dark circles appear under your eye they are there for your whole life. And no amount of makeup could hide the fact that they are still on your face. For people who cannot afford salon treatments these below homemade remedies are the best for your dark circles at home naturally not only that they will also treat eye bags and puffiness around your eyes. Read our DIY on how to remove dark circles naturally with coconut oil.

    BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL FOR DARK CIRCLES

    Coconut oil for dark circles help improve the skin barrier by retaining moisture in the skin. As a result, you get soft and smooth hydrated skin.

    One of the reasons you get dark circles is a lack of collagen under your eyes, using coconut oil under your eyes will improve skin elasticity reducing fine lines and wrinkles as well as disappearing dark circles due to the presence of lauric acid in coconut oil.

    Coconut oil has a high level of small chain fatty acid which improves blood circulation under your eyes making your eyes appear bright.

    OTHER INGREDIENTS

    Honey: Honey contains antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. It has a natural bleaching property that helps in lightening the skin under your eyes.

    Olive oil: It is a great moisturizer that helps the skin stay hydrated. Vitamin K in olive oil will help your under eyes improve their tone.

    Aloe Vera gel: It works like wonder because of its soothing properties. It has aloesin which helps in easing the pigmentation around the eyes. Also, aloe vera gel will make the skin hydrated and supple.

    ALSO READ: HOW TO REMOVE DARK CIRCLES WITH ALOE VERA

    Vitamin E capsule: According to Rashidi, an in-house licensed aesthetician of Perfect Image, using vitamin E oil and almond oil together on the under-eye area can help to lighten dark circles and reduce under-eye puffiness, due to the combination of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that these two oils contain.

    Green tea: Green tea has plenty of antioxidants and tannins that reduce the swelling around the eyes not just that it constricts the blood vessels under the skin of your eyes resulting in brighter eyes.

    Rose water: It contains skin lightening properties which also rejuvenate the skin helping you get rid of dark circles.

    Potato juice: Potato contains bleaching properties that improve overall skin complexion and also reduce puffy eye bags.

    Milk: Milk contains lactic acid that reduces fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes. It works as a cleanser that soothes the skin and improves skin tone.  

    Glycerin: Glycerin under your eyes will leave your skin smooth and soft. It helps in retaining moisture and repairing the damage.

    Lemon juice: It contains bleaching properties that treat uneven skin tone. Lemon has vitamin C which removes dark circles under your eyes.

    Almond oil: It has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Moreover, it contains vitamin K and E which keep the skin smooth.

    Tomato juice: It contains lycopene which improves the color of the skin. It lightens dark skin around your eyes as it contains bleaching properties.

    DIY: HOW TO REMOVE DARK CIRCLES WITH COCONUT OIL

    These DIY remedies with coconut oil will remove your dark circles overnight

    1. DIY COCONUT OIL AND HONEY FOR DARK CIRLES

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 teaspoon honey

    1 teaspoon coconut oil

    1 teaspoon olive oil

    HOW TO APPLY 

    1. Take a small bowl, mix coconut oil and olive oil and add honey.

    2. When everything is combined well, transfer the mixture to a small jar or an empty roller bottle.

    3. Apply the mask well and massage around your eyes clockwise and anticlockwise.

    4. The best time to apply the serum is at nighttime before going to bed.

    5. Wipe away the mask with any clean piece of cloth gently.

    6. Wash your face as usual.

    2. COCONUT OIL AND VITAMIN E

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    2 vitamin E capsule

    1 tablespoon aloe vera gel

    HOW TO APPLY

    3. COCONUT OIL AND ALOE VERA GEL

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    2 tablespoons coconut oil

    1 tablespoon aloe vera gel

    1 tablespoon green tea

    HOW TO APPLY

    1. Add one tablespoon of green tea to 2 tablespoons of coconut oil.

    2. Keep out in the sun for a day until the oil changes its color to brown.

    3. Once the color is changed, strain the oil.

    4. Add 1 tablespoon aloe vera gel and mix it well.

    5. Transfer the mixture to a small jar and massage the serum under your eyes.

    6. Keep it overnight for the best results.

    7. Wipe it off the next morning and wash your face.

    4. COCONUT OIL AND ROSEWATER

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon rosewater

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    1 tablespoon potato juice

    HOW TO APPLY

    1. Cut the potato in half and grate it over the bowl.

    2. Squeeze out the juice in a bowl.

    3. Stir coconut oil and rose water and pour the serum into a jar or a roller bottle.

    4. Roll it around your eyes and keep it overnight.

    5. Wash your eyes the next day.

    5. COCONUT OIL AND LEMON JUICE

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon lemon juice

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    1 tablespoon almond oil

    HOW TO APPLY

    1. Mix lemon juice in coconut oil and almond oil.

    2. Transfer it to a roller bottle.

    3. Keep it inside the refrigerator for a few hours.

    4. Roll the serum around your eyes and keep it overnight.

    5. Wash your face the next day.

    6. COCONUT OIL AND TURMERIC FOR DARK CIRCLES

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon tomato juice

    1 tablespoon cucumber gel

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    1 tablespoon olive oil

    A pinch of turmeric                    

    HOW TO APPLY

    1. Mix tomato juice, cucumber gel, coconut oil, and olive oil in a bowl.

    2. When combined well, pour the serum into a small jar or roller bottle.

    3. Keep it in a refrigerator to make it cool.

    4. When cooled, massage the serum under your eyes for 2 minutes and keep it overnight.

    5. Rinse the serum under your eyes.

    7. COCONUT OIL AND GREEN TEA

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon green tea  

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    Few drops of argan oil

    1 tablespoon almond oil

    HOW TO APPLY

    1. Brew green tea leaves in half a pan of water until it changes their color.

    2. Keep it aside to cool it down.

    2. Mix all the remaining ingredients and mix the green tea in it.

    4. Transfer the serum to a small container or roller bottle and cool it inside the refrigerator.

    5. Roll the serum under your eyes and massage it with your fingers for a few minutes and keep it overnight.

    6. Wash your eyes and face.

    8. COCONUT OIL AND ORANGE JUICE

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon orange juice

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    1 tablespoon aloe vera gel

    1 tablespoon rose water

    HOW TO APPLY 

    1. Add orange juice, coconut oil, aloe vera gel, and rose water to a bowl.

    2. Mix it well and transfer it to a small container or a jar.

    3. Keep it inside the refrigerator for a few hours before applying it under your eyes.

    4. Leave the serum overnight and wipe your eyes.

    9. COCONUT OIL AND RAW MILK

    INGREDIENTS YOU NEED

    1 tablespoon raw milk

    1 tablespoon coconut oil

    Few drops of lavender essential oil

    1 tablespoon glycerin

    HOW TO APPLY 

    1. Combine raw milk, coconut oil, and glycerin.

    2. Add a few drops of lavender essential oil and mix it well.

    3. Pour the serum into a roller bottle and put it inside the refrigerator.

    4. Apply and massage your eyes.

    5. Keep it overnight and rinse off your eyes well.

    UP NEXT: TOP 6 WAYS TO REMOVE DARK CIRCLES NATURALLY

    Spread the love