Homemade eye masks for dark circles

Dark circles can be caused due to several reasons such as stress, fatigue, lack of sleep, strained eyes and overexposure to sun, etc. Dark circles not only make you look ugly but also weak and exhausted. In this situation, the below mentioned DIY eye masks help you get rid of dark circles naturally and also saves your money on dark circles treatment!

6 Homemade eye masks to remove dark circles

Yogurt and Kiwi eye mask

Coconut oil for dark circles

Kiwi is rich in vitamin C and is a natural antioxidant. Due to the presence of probiotics and lactic acid yogurt is very effective in reducing appearance of dark circles.


  • 1 Kiwi pulp
  • 2 tablespoons yogurt


  • Blend 1 kiwi pulp and yogurt in a blender till you get a thick lump free paste.
  • Refrigerate the mixture for 10 minutes.
  • Apply the chilled mixture on your eyes and leave it undisturbed for 10 minutes
  • Wash off with cold water, pat dry.

Egg, Carrot and Aloe Vera eye mask

This vitamin A rich mixture of Aloe Vera, carrot and egg white will rejuvenate your skin and help in vanishing dark circles naturally.


  • 1 teaspoon Aloe Vera
  • 1 tablespoon finely shredded carrot
  • 1 egg white


  • Combine all three ingredients together in a bowl and mix well.
  • Apply it under your eyes and leave for 20 minutes.
  • Wash off with lukewarm water.

Cottage cheese eye mask

Besan for dark circles

Cottage cheese provides essential vitamins and minerals to our skin. Due to this, it works wonders for removal of dark circles.


  • 8gm-10gm Cottage cheese (paneer)
  • 2 cotton pads


  • Cut cotton pads into half moon shape.
  • Add equal quantities of cottage cheese to the cotton pads.
  • Place those cotton pads under the eyes for 15 minutes.
  • Wash with cold water, pat dry, and have a good night’s sleep!

Pineapple and turmeric powder eye mask

Turmeric is an antioxidant and mixing it with pineapple juice helps in demolishing dark circles easily and naturally.


  • 1 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 tablespoon pineapple juice.


  • Mix both the ingredients in mentioned quantities and stir well.
  • Apply it under the eyes and let stay for 10 minutes
  • Rinse with lukewarm water, pat dry.

Baking soda and milk eye mask

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Milk refreshes and rejuvenates our skin whereas baking soda smoothens and lightens our skin. A mixture of these ingredients relaxes strained eyes and reduces dark circles.


  • 4 tablespoon raw milk
  • 2 tablespoon baking soda


  • Blend both the ingredients until you get a creamy paste.
  • Refrigerate the paste for 15 minutes.
  • Apply refrigerated paste under the eyes and leave for 20 minutes.
  • Wash with cold water and pat dry.

Honey and almond oil eye mask

  • Almond oil hydrates the skin and honey lightens pigmentations. Regular usage of this eye mask reduces dark circles naturally.


  • ½ tablespoon almond oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey


  • Mix both the ingredients well and apply it under the eyes.
  • Leave it untouched for 10-15 minutes
  • Wash with cold water and pat dry.
  • Utilize the above homemade recipes for dark circles removal and look your best anytime!