Under eye darkness or dark eye circles occur as dark purple coloured circles around the eye.
Causes of under eye darkness
Under eye darkness is caused due to dilation of blood vessels around the eyes.
Allergies to food
Anaemia/ Poor Diet
Facial Structure/ Anatomy
Hyper-pigmentation/ Pigmentary Demarcation Line (PDL)
Treatment of under eye darkness
Consultation To diagnose the underlying condition that causes under eye darkness
Topical treatment Topical treatment like under eye creams or pigmentation lightening creams.
Fillers Soft tissue fillers can be used to restore volume under the eyes and treat dark eye circles.
Chemical Peels To exfoliate and re-pigment the affected areas under the eyes.
Therapies to increase blood circulation Therapies that increase blood circulation under the eyes to make them look toned up.
Autologous Fat Transplantation Autologous fat transplantation is an effective therapy for treating infraorbital dark circles.
Blepharoplasty Blepharoplasty is an effective method of reducing dark eye circles caused by shadows of excess fat under the eyes.