Cucumber juice is such an amazing beauty product. Even science has confirmed that cucumber helps in reducing puffiness and dark circles around the eyes. This fresh vegetable is a common ‘cosmetic’ product in various treatments throughout the world.
It is quite possible that you have already tried the super-old trick of applying cucumber slices around your eyes, and it probably worked for you as well. Most women would agree that this is the most amazing natural way to reduce swelling. Fresh cucumber slices wipe off tiredness and puffiness after a long and exhausting day.
Cucumber is the answer to your skin problems. It just makes your skin happy. Your skin and cucumbers have the same hydrogen level, which makes it easier for cucumbers to erase any irregularities. Cucumber provides an instant relaxing effect, as it soothes and softens skin efficiently.
Cucumber is abundant in nutrients which is why it should become an essential part of your skin care products.
We give you a quick and easy way to benefit all the good things a cucumber provides:
Peel and shred a cucumber. Squeeze all the juice you can get. Soak two cotton pads in the fresh juice and apply them on the area around your eyes. Keep them on for 15 minutes.
You can combine cucumber juice with other ingredients. It lightens the area around your eyes and eliminates tiredness.
Check these recipes:
■ As we already said, you can apply cucumber slices or cotton pads soaked in cucumber juice under your eyes. Keep them on for 15 minutes, then rinse. Beauty experts suggest using lukewarm water.
■ Combine equal parts of cucumber juice and shredded potato to reduce ‘eye bags.’ The rest of the treatment is as in the previous method.
■ Combine equal parts of cucumber and lemon juice. This combination works well when it comes to eliminating dark circles. Apply some of the juice using a cotton pad and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.
■ Tomato juice works excellent in combinations like these. It gives an extra shine to your skin.