How To Get Rid Of Dark Circles And Choose Best Eye Cream: Dermatologist Guide (Dermatocare)

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 26/11/15
“Doctor, dark circle under my eyes give me tired and aged look, how to get rid of them?” Being a dermatologist, I understand that dark circles that appear due to exams, emotional stress or prolonged illness fade with time. However if your dark circles do not fade, then they might be due to the structural changes at the level of skin, bone or vessels. This article describes how to get rid of dark circles from dermatologist point of view and how to choose the best eye cream: 

STEP 1 Choose best eye cream:

Choosing the best eye cream or serum MUST have following effective ingredients:

  • Anti-ageing ingredients like retinoids or peptides to improve thin and wrinkled under eye skin.
  • Skin lightening agents like Vitamin C, Arbutin, Kojic acid, etc. to reduces pigmentation.
  • Vitamin K and Biophytex to reduce congestion and promote blood flow.
  • Anti-oxidants like pomegranate extracts, grape seed extracts, genistein, niacinamide, silymarin, alpha lipoic...