Cucumbers contain some key components to benefit your skin such as ascorbic acids that can decrease water retention and decrease swollen skin such as those puffy dark circles under eyes which is what most cucumber based products are often used for. Cucumbers also have some other key ingredients that your skin will love such as silica that strengthens the skins connective tissues. Cucumbers also contain natural enzymes and salts essential for repairing damaged skin.
The cucumber first came from India and is a member of the gourd family, today many different varieties are grown all over the world. The beautifying effects of cucumbers have been known for centuries. Not only can they benefit your skin they can also benefit your body as well if you eat them and drink cucumber juice which is a natural diuretic.
If you have swollen and puffy eyes a couple slices of cucumbers can become natures own eye pads and they can usually fairly quickly reduce swelling in the eyes and lighten dark circles. Cucumber juice can be applied directly to the skin to make it amazingly smooth and supple with regular use. You can also blend cucumber up into a pulp and make a soothing homemade facial mask out of it.
Our Cucumber Ice Wrinkle Ease is specially formulated to reduce bags under the eyes and dark circles with the amazing benefits of the cucumber. This cream is the answer if you don’t feel like putting cucumber slices over your eyes.