What Causes Dark Eye Circles?

How to Get Rid of Dark Eye Circles For Good

In scientific terms, dark circles under the eyes are caused by the oxidation of hemoglobin in the capillary matrix that surrounds the eye. These capillaries actually “leak” blood, creating a dark bluish-red pigmentation under the skin that looks like a bruise. That is the real problem, not exhaustion and age.

In many ways, dark circles actually are a type of ‘bruising’ – which is why all the moisturizers in the world aren’t going to help (despite what some cosmetic companies say). Compounding the problem is the sensitive nature of the skin that surrounds the eye. A balance of performance and sensitivity in your under-eye beauty products is needed – products that are too strong can cause damage; products that are not strong enough won’t give you any results.

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