Taking good care of your skin especially during your pre-bridal phase is very important for every bride. There are a lot of skin and makeup sessions that a bride has to go through to look flawless at her wedding.
Out of all skin problems dark circles are the most annoying ones. Since it’s wedding season all the brides must be eager to know how to get rid of them.
So before the pre-wedding jitters set in, we bring you the ways by which you can do away with those dark circles under your eyes with the expert advice of Naina Arora, a renowned makeup artist.
These treatments should be undergone 3-6 weeks before the wedding to ensure proper and long-lasting results.
1) Almond Oil/Walnuts
“Start having some walnuts whenever possible as it gives inner strength which leads to inner glow.” Says, Naina Arora. You can also apply almond oil under your eyes before going to bed everyday and soon your dark circles will be a history.
2) Cucumber Slices
We all have seen ladies relaxing in the makeup studios with cucumber slices on their eyes. Put sliced cucumber in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Take them out and place on your dark circles. Leave for 10 minutes prior to washing with cold water. You'll feel that your eyes have freshened up instantly.
3) Proper Sleep
“The first and foremost thing is to catch up on proper sleep.” advises Miss Arora. In wedding season, there is a lot of stress and depression which leads to very less sleep. Stress and circles are the main cause of deep dark circles.
4) Tea Bags
Another simple technique to get rid of the dark circles is using cold tea bags. Soak a tea bag preferably a chamomile or green tea bags in water. Chill it by placing it in the refrigerator for a while. Now, place them over your eyes.
5) Buttermilk and Turmeric
Turmeric is said to be rejuvenating for the skin and for the inner glow. Take two tablespoon of buttermilk and one tablespoon turmeric. Mix them well and appply it under your eyes. Leave it for 15 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water.
Rosewater is known for it's beauty qualities. Soak the cotton balls in rosewater and keep it on your dark circles for better results. Leave it for 15 minutes and then wash off with cold water.
7) Grated Potato Juice
This is the tried and tested method of getting rid of your dark circles. Grate one potato and extract the juice. Dip the cottonballs in the juice to keep it under your eyes. Make sure they cover the whole area of your dark circles. Wash with cold water after 10 minutes. Do this on a regular basis to get best results.
So, these are the few remedies that will sure shot help you do away with the dark circles. A precaution that our expert Naina Arora advises all the to be brides is to keep in mind the awareness of their skin allergies.
"Because under eye is a very sensitive area of your skin, prefer using tried and tested methods only. Also, use your ring finger to apply any mix as it gives more pressure." says Naina.
Now without spending any fortune you can get rid of those dark circles in just 30 days.
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