Get help from best doctors, anonymously
Common Specialities
Common Issues
Common Treatments

Hello doctor, I have dark circles around my eyes. What are the causes? How to reduce that? I am suffering from sinus problem. Is that a cause? Thank you.

2 Doctors Answered
Lack of sleep oblvee use of tv computer Mobil can ca n cause darl circle. U can use depiwhite under eye cream at night.
1 person found this helpful
Dear lybrate-user, Many people are troubled by the appearance of under eye dark circles. There are various reasons for having peri-orbital dark circles. Yes one of them is due to sinusitis ,cold or allergies, Nasal congestion can dilate the blood vessels that drain from the area around your eyes, causing them to darken. Other causes are Heredity, aging,dry skin, Sleep deprivation ,Oversleeping, Eczema, Stress, Iron deficiency, Lifestyle (working for long hours in front of a computer, unhealthy diet. ,Fluid retention, Skin pigmentation abnormalities, Excessive exposure to the sun ,Periorbital cellulitis. It is always better to get rid of underlying problem first to treat your dark circles problem, as other tips will just give you temporary relief. Some ways to get rid of dark circles at home are Almond Oil and vitamin E oil ,cucumber, raw potato, rose water, tomato,lemon juice, tea bags, or put cotton dipped in tea water, turmeric, cold compress or cotton dipped in cold water. Consult me for further evaluation and treatment. Your feedback matters. Thank-you.
5 people found this helpful
Suggestions offered by doctors on Lybrate are of advisory nature i.e., for educational and informational purposes only. Content posted on, created for, or compiled by Lybrate is not intended or designed to replace your doctor's independent judgment about any symptom, condition, or the appropriateness or risks of a procedure or treatment for a given person.