Cucumbers Eye Treatment to Cool and Soothe Puffy Eyes
Cucumbers contain Vitamin C to boost collagen and elastin, and caffeic acid to protect skin cells from UV radiation, so great for your summer sun strained eyes. Cucumbers are scientifically known as
Cucumis sativus and belong
to the same botanical family as melons (including watermelon and
cantaloupe) and squashes (including summer squash, winter squash,
zucchini and pumpkin).
CALM DIY Natural Beauty Recipes
Two slices of cold cucumber sliced to 1/4 inch thick for your eyes and Two thinner slices for your water glass. Place the thinner slices in your cold water glass to steep while you lay back and apply the thicker slices to your eyes for 5-10 mins or until the slices become warm.
By the time you sit up your cucumber water will be ready to drink. Easy….refreshing…relaxing…Bear in mind, if you don't have enough sleep, the treatment will not be as effective.
Don’t want to go through all the fuss making your own DIY Beauty product?
Try our version of soothing eye treatments with Pomegranate + Vitamin C Eye & Neck Serum / Makeup Remover to provide soothing moisture and stimulate the growth of collagen around your eyes.