Do you often have puffy eyes? Do you notice any small wrinkles around the eyes? Don’t worry, today we present 5 simple recipes to prepare fantastic homemade creams for the eye contour by yourself.
Cheap and very simple, you can easily prepare them at home with natural ingredients. New light and tone for the eye contour !
Homemade creams for the eye area
As you know, the eye contour is a very sensitive area of the face, the one that first suffers from the signs of aging and also from the continuous gestures of the face.
The cold, the dehydration, the sun and, of course, the years mean that this area gradually shapes itself and that small crow’s foot wrinkles appear and that swelling that scares us in the morning as soon as we get up.
Today we explain how to mitigate them thanks to some natural remedies. Take note!
1. Aloe vera and grape seed cream
Grape seeds? Perhaps it will surprise you, but grape seeds are among the elements with the greatest properties to fight and stop skin aging. One way to benefit is through grape seed oil.
Look for it in natural stores, we assure you that it is not expensive at all and that it will have the same effects as more expensive face creams.
To make this cream, you will only need one tablespoon of aloe vera, two drops of grape seed oil and one tablespoon of beeswax. Mix everything in a saucepan to mix the ingredients and then let them rest.
It will be enough for several days, as you will only need a few drops on the eye contour to make a light massage before going to sleep. Wonderful!
2. Olive oil and cocoa butter cream
Another excellent way to hydrate the area and avoid the classic crow’s feet. You can find cocoa butter in any store, it is cheap and perfect for this purpose. A spoonful is enough: melt it on the stove, then add a few drops of olive oil.
It will be enough for about three days. Apply it to the area, then perform a light massage. A classic remedy that you must definitely try.
3. Yogurt and green tea cream
This cream is ideal for those days when we wake up with dark circles and puffy eyes. In these cases we need a nice injection of antioxidants and pure hydration. To prepare it, you will only need to make a green tea infusion with half a glass of water.
Once ready, add two tablespoons of plain yogurt and mix well, then put it to cool in the refrigerator. Apply the cream on the eye contour and the result is guaranteed.
4. Cucumber and yogurt cream
For sure you will already have these classic ingredients at home: cucumber and yogurt. Two excellent products to moisturize, tone, rejuvenate and brighten. But how is the cream prepared? Very easy: take two small pieces of cucumber and add a little yogurt; with a fork mash and mix the two ingredients until you get a homogeneous cream.
Then put in the refrigerator for a few minutes. If you apply it in the morning or in the evening for 10 minutes you will immediately notice that it has the property of eliminating swelling and reducing wrinkles.
5. Yogurt cream and rose water
Rose water is very easy to find. It can be found on sale in health food stores and is not very expensive. In addition, it has several properties and is perfect for the eye area.
Take two tablespoons of natural yogurt and mix it with three drops of rose water, so you will be able to reactivate the circulation in the area, toning the skin and making it more elastic. An easy remedy that can help you every day.