Dark Circle Removal

Dark Circle Removal


Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye cream, intense pulsed light therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one its important to determine the cause. This is a common problem and are frequently described as "tired eyes." Although dark circles may be the result of facial aging, they can affect both men and women of all ages and have a variety of causes.


Dark eye circle causes
According to medical experts in the RealSelf community, possible dark circles causes include issues related to facial aging, lifestyle choices, and other causes, which include the following:


Facial aging and dark circles
Allow time before your appointment for filling out forms and for consulting with the doctor. You may also be asked about your expectations for treatment and if you have any allergies or any condition that wouldn't make you a good candidate for BOTOX® Cosmetic Before the procedure. You'll be seated in a reclining chair. No anesthesia is required, although you may choose to numb the area with a cold pack or anesthetic cream.

Facial aging and dark circles

  • Volume loss or fat descent in the cheeks
  • Under eye volume loss
  • Lower eyelid (canthus) laxity
  • Thinning under eye skin
  • Bulging under eye fat
Lifestyle choices and under eye circles
  • Smoking
  • Hyperpigmentation caused by sun damage
  • Caffeine consumption
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Sleep deprivation
  • Dehydration
  • Dietary deficiencies
Other causes of dark under eye circles
  • Hyperpigmentation caused by melasma
  • Allergies
  • Nasal congestion
  • Medical conditions (eczema, thyroid problems, etc.)
  • Venous congestion in under eye blood vessels
  • Environmental exposure
  • Heredity