Dark circles are caused because the oxygenated blood get pooled beneath the under-eye skin. Since, the skin under the eyes is very thin and almost transparent, blood starts to show up. This is the case in blue circles. Brown circles are caused from hyperpigmentation, sun exposure, or genetics. They are most prevalent among Asian and African American skin tones. With age, dark circles worsens, you lose subcutaneous fat, which masks the surface of the skin.
Puffy eyes means swelling under the eyes and it becomes more common as you age. Other reason for puffed eyes could be genetic predisposition, aging of the eyelid tissues or other medical factors. Puffy eyes can be caused due to fluid retention in the skin under the eyes, inflammation from allergy, poor lymphatic drainage and other reasons.
Some of the important and all-natural ingredients in Revitol eye cream are:
Bisabolol- It is a natural derivative of the chamomile plant and help to soothe skin while reducing puffiness.
Niacinamide – Niacinamide is a water soluble Vitamin B complex. It therefore, helps your skin to retain its moisture. It’s also known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
Fraxinus excelsior bark extract – fraxin and esculin are the two ingredients of the bark of the common ash tree. These ingredients help strengthen blood capillaries which in turn reduces dark circles.
Capric Triglyceride – A derivative of coconut or oil palm, it is a non-greasy oil that contributes to the silky and creamy feel of cream. It is also a moisturizer, antioxidant preservative and helps transport vitamins into the skin.
N-Hydroxysuccinimide – It is a fat compound that work towards eliminating the appearance of dark circles, as it has the ability to reduce the skin pigmentation.
Chrysin – Chrysin is extracted from passion flowers and is a flavonoid. It is as an anti-inflammatory agent that breaks down hemoglobin thereby, reducing the darkness and puffiness of under eye circles.