We’ve all seen it and wondered why many people in movies apply cucumbers over their eyes during their pampering routines, and now our questions are finally answered. Studies have shown that cucumbers can reduce swelling around the eyes, hydrate them, and unclog oil-producing glands in the eyes. Due to their high water content, they can moisturize the eyes and penetrate the skin in order to keep it hydrated while relieving dry eyes.
Get 2 fresh slices of cucumber and apply them over your eyes.
Keep them there for 15 minutes, until the cucumber slices start to get dry.
Repeat twice a week.
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