The antioxidants and tannins (an astringent) in green tea help treat puffy eyes as well as dark circles. They help shrink blood vessels underneath the delicate skin around the eyes. This in turn reduces swelling and puffiness.
In addition, the vitamin K in green tea helps lighten dark circles under the eyes.
- Put 2 used green tea bags in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.
- Place the cold tea bags on your closed eyelids.
- Sit back and relax for 15 minutes.
- Use this remedy twice daily until you are satisfied with the results.