Periorbital puffiness, also known as "puffy eyes", or swelling around the eyes, is the appearance of swelling in the tissues around the eyes, called the orbits. It is almost exclusively caused by fluid buildup around the eyes, or periorbital edema.
Causes Of Puffy Eyes
Overconsumption of salt, which causes fluid retention
Allergies that can cause inflammation and swelling
Fatigue and lack of sleep
Inherited facial features
Below are Seven Natural ways to get rid of puffy eyes.
1. Soak two tea bags in warm water for around five minutes. Put the warm tea bags over your eyelids. Cover them with a soft cloth and leave them for about half an hour. Repeat the process a few times a day and your eye bags would start disappearing.
2.Refrigerate the tea bags. Place the cold tea bags on your eyelids for 10-15 minutes. Repeat the process a few times in a day to see faster results.
3.Mix baking soda well in a bowl of water and soak the cotton pads in it. Remove the excess water and place the pads on your eyes. Leave them on for 10 to 15 minutes. Remove the pads and rinse your face with cold water. Pat dry and moisturize.
4.Eating potassium-rich foods, such as bananas, to eliminate excess fluids in your body.
5.Getting plenty of sleep and rest
6.Whip the egg whites in a bowl thoroughly until it become stiff. Using a soft brush or cloth, apply the egg white on your eyes and let it dry for some time. Wash it off using lukewarm water after 15 minutes
7.Drinking more than Ten cups of water in other to avoid dehydration.
8.Reducing salt in your diet.
9. Mix salt with warmwater in a bowl. Soak eye pads (or you can even use cotton balls) in this warm saline water and place them over your eyelids. Keep them on for some time. Apply the jam carefully under your eyes and leave it on for ten to twelve minutes. Rinse with cool water.
One of the most common home remedies is the temporary use of hemorrhoid creams and ointments to reduce the puffiness in eyelids.