Imagine this: you are all ready to party all night, in a gorgeous backless dress with a beautiful glittering pearl necklace on your neck. Everything seems to look perfect when suddenly your fiancé asks, “Are you OK? You look tired?” And there goes your confidence. So what’s the reason? Is it your puffy eyes? Is it those ugly dark bags under your eyes? If yes, then what are you doing about it? You aren’t doing anything, are you? Well, you should because they can really make a beautiful women look aged. This article will give you some easy ways to get rid of puffy eyes.
There can be many reasons for those bags under your eyes. Not sleeping well, not eating well, not drinking much water, too much staring into the computer or a disease lurking in your body are only some of the most common reasons. So whatever you do to reduce the puffiness under your eyes, you should always consider these factors. Here are some simple things that you can do to get rid of puffy eyes:
* Exercise for puffy eyes – Exercises help in improving blood circulation to the muscles around your eyes. So exercise for reducing these bags under your eyes. Besides, there are certain eye exercises which work directly on your eye muscles. Use these exercises to reduce the puffiness under your eyes.
Exercise 1: Press two fingers on each side of your head on the temple. Stretch the muscle a little. Then open and close your eyes as rapidly as possible. Do this about fifty times.
Exercise 2: Rotate your eyes. Rotate them clockwise and then anti-clockwise. Do this about ten times.
Once you are through with these exercises, rub your palms vigorously and keep them on your eyes for about thirty seconds. You can do these exercises any time you want. But do them at least thrice a day.
* Relaxation for your puffy eyes – If your eyes are tired, the bags under your eyes will worsen. So what should you to relax your eyes? Well, you should sleep at least 8 hours at night. Go to bed early and get up early in the morning. Rub your palms and place them on your eyes as frequently as possible throughout the day. If you work long hours on the computer, give breaks to your eyes every 20 minutes. Look at nature! Yes, greenery really relaxes your eyes. So go out into the nearest park and spend some time with nature!
* Home remedies for your puffy eyes – Take two slices of potato or cucumber and place them on your eyes. Just lie down on the couch let the slices work their magic. Place these slices for about 15 minutes everyday. They will not only relax your eyes but also reduce the bags under your eyes. Do this everyday and see the difference within a week!
* Conceal those puffy eyes before a party – Until the time you can actually get rid of those puffy eyes, try these tips to conceal them. Before you put on your makeup, take an ice cube wrapped in a soft cotton cloth, and place it on your eyes. Do not rub. Just place them gently. Do this for about 5 minutes. Then wipe your eyes dry with a tissue paper. The cold will reduce the swelling under your eyes. Use regular foundation to hide the puffiness under your eyes. Choose a foundation shade which is a little bit darker than what you will use for the rest of the face.
Puffiness under the eyes can be really frustrating. A beautiful woman can lose all self-confidence due to those ugly bags under her eyes. So make sure to exercise and relax your eyes. Use some home remedies to reduce the swelling under the eyes. And while you have it, use some makeup tips to hide them. And don’t forget to eat and drink healthy!