Do we need eye cream? Why?
Eye cream are used around the sensitive and soft area near the eye. The skin near the eye is quite thin. Eye cream can be can be used for many skin concerns near the eye.
Eye cream can be used for
- Puffiness: Puffiness can be caused due to allergies, less sleep, stress, hormonal changes, alcohol and improper diet. Eyes swell and become itchy. There is sensation of irritation in the eyes. Excessive crying can also be a reason for puffiness in the eyes. Eye cream helps in reducing these symptoms and gives relieve to the eyes.
- Dark Circles: Dark circles can make one look old. It leads to discoloration of the skin under the eyes. The area under the eye turns black. It can make one look unattractive and awful. Fatigue and lack of sleep are the major reasons of dark circles. Stress, alcohol, diet etc. are some other reasons for people getting dark circles. Our eye cream gradually reduces the dark circles and makes your skin look young and beautiful.
- Fine lines: The thin and delicate skin near in the eye shows sign of aging in the form of fine l Eye cream is used to moisturize the skin near the eye and reduce fine lines.
When to start using Eye cream
Eye cream are helpful for people with dry skin. Eye cream provides the required moisture to the skin and reduces skin problems like puffiness, dark circles, fine lines etc. These problems arise due to loss of moisture in the skin. Women can start using eye cream when they reach in their teens and twenties. It should be used regularly to keep eye related skin problems at a bay. The eye cream cannot work over night. It takes time to show the results and hence should be used regularly especially at night before going to bed.
Do you really need an eye cream?
Eye cream claims to reduce the eye related skin problems like puffiness, dark circles, wrinkles etc. All these are signs of aging. Eye creams helps in lightening these symptoms but one need to be very patient as these creams take time to show results. Eye creams are expensive as they are considered as anti-aging cream but they do exactly the work that a moisturizer does. Eye creams just like moisturizer provides adequate moisture to the skin and make it look fresh and young. Also there are many other ways to treat the symptoms of aging. Caffeine or cucumber can be used to reduce swelling and puffiness. So it is entirely an individual choice whether to use an eye cream or moisturizer or both.