We dont all get the ideal 8 hours of sleep, do we? which basically looks like we are sleep deprived for hours and not well rested at all. Now who in this world is lucky enough to have that 8 hours of sleep? Not us! Gone are the days when we could sleep for hours at a stretch without responsibilities knocking at our heads! Well if you arent well rested, you can atleast look well rested. There are many ways to depuff your tired eyes and look fresh. So before you gulp down the huge mug of tea/coffee, try these hacks to look awake and well rested!
Make sure that your hands are clean before bringing them anywhere near your puffy eyes, you dont want to get germs near your eyes. Be sure to wash your hands before trying out these hacks.
Apply cold spoon to eyes
Place chilled tea bags
Apply aloe vera gel
Aloe vera can really soothe the tired eyes. It has anti inflammatory properties that can really help with puffy eyes. It will be even better if you place the aloe vera gel in your fridge and apply it, it will double the benefits.
Cucumbers are great at reducing the puffiness in the eyes, you must have seen pictures or movies where they put cucumber slices over the eyes, while a facial treatment is done, that cucumber is placed there for a reason! Coolness of the cucumber helps to soothe the bags around the eyes and it has lightening properties which can help reduce your dark circles too.
Like cucumber, potatoes can also greatly reduce the puffiness around the eyes. It has moisturising and brightening properties that can benefits the puffiness around the eyes.
The reason of puffiness is that there is fluid build up under your eyes, one of the ways to help reduce it, is to tap the area around the eye. Use your middle or ring finger and tap all around the eye so that the fluid can be drained and blood flow can be stimulated.