Have tired eyes? No time to go through the whole concealer and foundation song & dance? Save yourself from the high price of eye creams, and try a spoon instead!
Leave two metal spoons in the freezer for a few minutes. Once the spoons are cold, press them under your eyes and leave them there for as long as you can stand it. This will constrict the blood vessels under your eyes, driving away eye bags, dark circles and discoloration.
You can also try crushed up ice in a towel, if you don’t have time to wait for the spoon to get cold. This would work great if you’re running late to work.
As you may be able to tell from my Instagram pics, I have some eye area issues, including dark circles, deep tear troughs and some undereye baggage. It’s not age, hydration, or how well-rested I am, as women with similar problems are so often told; rather, I’ve had these since I was a child. Really. They’re in photos of me when I was six years old. The truth is, dark eye areas and deep undereye circles are common in women with Eastern European heritage, so the Hungarian blood lurking not too far up the family tree from me may be responsible for the dull divots that have haunted my face for decades.
Still, accepting that the problem isn’t my fault doesn’t make it go away; I will probably always endeavor, hopelessly or not, to rid myself of these para-ocular pains. The latest step on my journey toward the mythical miracle cure: Murad Eye Treatment Complex SPF 8. Continue reading “Skincare Reviews: Murad Eye Treatment Complex” »
Have you ever been told that you look tired? People say this because they want to act concerned; however, it often can be hurtful and offensive. After all, what if you are not tired? If you got a full night of sleep, do you just look bad? Sadly, many people have the tired eyes look regardless of how fatigued they really are. The good news is there are 5 ways to combat this problem, and it doesn’t involve extra sleep!
1 – Use Skincare
One of the best solutions to get rid of tired eyes is skin care. With a good skin system, your features will look younger and healthier. In particular, an eye wrinkle treatment can combat problem areas around the eyes that cause you to age prematurely. This is one of the reasons people seem to look tired. In addition to treatment products, a good moisturizer can eliminate dryness around the eyes. This will add luminosity to the eye area and prevent the tired look. Continue reading “5 Ways to Get Rid of Tired Eyes” »
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