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Get rid of those under-eye circles!
Dr Parul Kolhe
February 20, 2009

Dark circles are a common problem nowadays. With people spending more hours in front of computer screens and less hours in bed, their incidence is definitely on the rise. They make you look chronically tired, dull, lethargic and in extreme cases, something out of a horror show.

The various reasons why they occur are:

There are many more minor causes but the crux of the matter is that once you've got dark circles, they're resistant to treatment and very persistent.

Here's what you can do:

For all it's worth -- my last piece of advice is to get enough sleep regularly and de-addict yourself from those computer screens. Dark circles are for pandas -- you deserve a flawless healthy complexion.

Dr Parul S Kolhe is an MBBS and holds a DDV and DNB in dermatology.

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