Dark Under Eye Circles Treatment Lithonia GA

If you ask me what causes dark undereye circles, and can anything be done about them, my answer will be as usual, prevention is the best medicine, and get plenty of sleep! Read on for more solutions.

Full Body Rejuvenation Center
(770) 733-1381
3636 Panola Road
Lithonia, GA

Data Provided by:
Snipes Mobile Vet, PC
(770) 760-0381
Based in
Conyers, GA

Data Provided by:
Fairview Animal Hospital
(770) 389-9757
2784 East Atlanta Rd
Ellenwood, GA

Data Provided by:
Chiropractic For Everybody
(404) 370-8050
1376 Church Street
Decatur, GA

Data Provided by:
Josue J Andino-Aquino, DC
(404) 829-2187
749 Moreland Ave
Atlanta, GA

Data Provided by:
Loving Care Family Chiropractic
(678) 317-2967
925 Main St # 108
Stone Mountain, GA

Data Provided by:
Sunil M Alexander, MD
(770) 483-2368
1311 Milstead Ave NE
Conyers, GA
East Metro Ob/Gyn Specialists
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Data Provided by:
Avondale Vet Hospital
(404) 294-4800
6 N Avondale Rd
Avondale Estates, GA

Data Provided by:
Henry Wellness Center
(404) 518-6825
749 Moreland Ave
Atlanta, GA

Data Provided by:
Allied Ankle & Foot Care Centers
(678) 278-9984
2784 N. Decatur Rd. Ste 150
Decatur, GA

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Banishing Dark Circles

Provided by: 

Goodbye, Raccoon Eyes
Q What causes dark undereye circles, and can anything be done about them?

A The usual suspects—sun damage, age, and genetics—can cause them, but there’s also a lesser-known culprit: inflammation, says dermatologist Nelson Lee Novick, of Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. Inflammation from allergies, a lack of sleep, or eye-rubbing can cause undereye blood vessels to become dilated or clogged. Also, age can thin undereye skin, making underlying blood vessels more visible; sun can darken skin; and genetics can make you more predisposed to it all.

As usual, prevention is the best medicine. Get plenty of sleep, and elevate your head with two pillows. Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen (UVB rays can darken circles), and sunglasses that filter both UVA and UVB.

But if these strategies don’t help, you do have options other than a good concealer. New studies have shown that a topical therapy combining vitamin K with retinol can help. “After 16 weeks, a computer measured 70 percent reduction in subjects’ undereye discoloration,” says dermatologist Mel Elson of Burns, Tennessee, who has studied the vitamin combo. Products that contain sufficient amounts of the vitamins, he says, include Vita-Cap Dark Circle Eye Serum from Esteem by Naomi Judd, and Lumineyes by Mary Kay.

Copyright 1999-2009 Natural Solutions: Vibrant Health, Balanced Living/Alternative Medicine/InnoVisi...