Dark Circles Under Eyes
Some of the thinnest skin we have on our bodies is located around the eyes. It is mostly the region just below the eyes that we will be talking about. The area that often appears dark or puffy after little sleep of extended sickness.
Causes of dark circle can either be internal or external
Hereditary:- it runs in some families .
Old Age:- the Skin losing its Collagen and everyone will experience this to some extent in their lifetime, but good skincare will help fend off or lessen the severity.
Lack of Sleep, Stress and eye strain is one of the leading factor and also cause dark circles.
Irregular and improper dietary habits : intake of excess salt.
Over Exposure to direct Sunlight can dry out the skin around the eyes.
Makeup :- Sometimes makeup can lead to Periorbital Darkness, Not the makeup itself, but when removed after being worn too long, or slept in, you may notice dark circles under eyes.
Allergies – Millions of people suffer from allergies, and this can be a major contributor to the puffiness and dark circles under eyes
Sinus Infection and Cold – Once the area behind your eyes gets filled with mucus and infection it is highly likely that you will experience Periorbital symptoms.
Excessive Pigmentation – The thin skin under the eyes allows the microscopic layer of blood vessels known as capillaries to actually show through the skin. This makes for darker patches of skin. If you pull the Periorbital (skin around the eyes) skin to the side and blotches appear, it is a pretty good indication you have Excessive Pigmentation .