Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
193 Doctors are Online

Can olive oil and face wash help me to remove black circles beneath my eyes ?

Hi, Mine is an oily skin and coz of working late and smoking i believe i got black circles beneath my eyes..Iam thinking of applying olive oil(Figaro) in my face at night and cleaning it with normal water in the morning and instead of using soap for face ,iam using a face wash(Garnier) couple of times a day. will these things help to reduce the dark circles beneath my eye and also get some skin glow coz of that olive oil
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  620
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic. The problem of dark circles are very common, the causes are like lack of sleep, dehydration, thinning of skin under eye, iron deficiency anemia, some are genetic too. Well, although there are remedies for it but its effectiveness is very individualistic. The most important of them is to hydrate yourself well and have good quality sleep. Next there are like keeping normal tea bags/ cucumber slices. There are also studies suggesting Vit K as topical application. Better consult a dermat/ cosmetologist for more information. Take care.
Answered: Wed, 30 Mar 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor