Ways to get rid of Puffy Eyes


By Mehak Pal
Published Aug 16, 2021

Hindustan Times


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Looking for home remedies that help remove puffiness from eyes? Here are some things you can try

Cucumber Slices

An easy remedy to cure puffy eyes is to apply some cold cucumber slices on your eyelids for about 15 minutes. The presence of antioxidants in cucumber reduces inflammation

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Stay Hydrated

Puffy eyes can be a sign of dehydration. Keep the body hydrated. It also helps to flush toxins out of the body

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 Potato Slices

A trick to de-puff eyes - apply a few refrigerated slices of potato on your eyelids 

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Use an Eye-Roller

Use a cooling gel under your eyes and massage with an eye-roller

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Cold Face Cream / Serum

Cream and serums can also reduce puffy eyes. Chill a lightweight face cream or face serum and apply on the area

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 Egg white Mask

Beat egg whites, add some rose water and apply it under your eyes. Use cucumber on your eyelids as well. This can help reduce fine lines, and de-puff the undereyes as well

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Eye Massage

An eye massage is a simple way to cure puffy eyes as it stimulates blood flow

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Green or Black Tea Bags

Apply cool green or black tea bags as they soothe the eyes and reduce puffiness

Massage with Aloe Vera Gel 

Another way to reduce puffy eyes is by using aloe vera gel or ice cubes of aloe vera gel and lavender essential oil

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