bags-under-eyeNobody wants to see baggy eyes when facing a mirror but the truth is most of us experience it somewhere in our life. The problem become more prominent gradually as we become older. It is a sign of aging. It makes you look tired and older than you are. The good news is that there are solutions for bags under eye but the first step to treat baggy eyes is to know what causes it.

Causes of baggy Eyes:

There are many causes behind developing baggy eyes.

  • Not getting enough sleep
  • Eating lot of salty food
  • Lack of exercise
  • Heredity from your parents
  • Chronic sinus
  • Infection and allergies

Home remedy for baggy eyes:

If you have developed bags under eye due to aging, there is almost no other way to get rid of it other than cosmetic surgery. It is permanent but you can hide it through makeup. If you notice baggy eyes in the morning but it fade away with time in noon then the probable cause of baggy eyes is fluid retention. This type of puffiness under eye can be cured through home remedies.

  1. Apply freshly cut cucumber slice over the eyes and keep it there for around 15 minutes.
  2. Potato slice can also be used in place of cucumber.
  3. Drink plenty of water daily and avoid carbonated drinks. This is the simplest way to reduce eye puffiness.
  4. Pour one or two drop of rose water daily in your eyes before going to bed.
  5. Increase vitamin A, C and E intake in your food. It will make your eyes healthy.
  6. Avoid excess salt in your food as it is one of the reasons behind puffy eyes.
  7. Cheap cosmetics can also lead to puffiness under eyes.
  8. Sprinkle water over your eyes when you come back from work. Always wash your eyes with cold water when you wake up in the morning.
  9. Remove your face makeup before going to bed as it can cause eye puffiness.
  10. Taking naps in between your work for 5 to 10 minutes is a good way to give rest to your eyes and avoid puffiness.
  11. Take minimum 8 hours of sleep daily. Lack of sleep is one of the cause of eye puffiness.
  12. In windy weather condition, eyes become dry and become puffy. Wear glasses when going outside in windy weather condition.

Theses are few tips that you can follow to avoid puffiness under eyes.

Ramnivas KushvahaAuthor:
Ramnivas Kushvaha
About Author
hold an engineering degree in chemical but his area of interest is blogging. Ramnivas authors the site where he writes about health and fitness related topics

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 5.00 (51 Votes)

Posted on: 07.05.2013 15:24

Whenever I get less than normal sleep for few days regularly, I have experienced getting bags under the eyes, so lack of sleep is one of the major causes of baggy eyes. You have given some nice remedies to cure baggy eyes.


Posted on: 11.05.2013 23:07

Whenever I go somewhere in a vehical with windows open, my eyes become dry and red. It feels there is a havy weight on my eyes. How to cure it


Post a comment


You Might Interested In

Latest Comments

Scroll to top