why do people put cucumbers on their eyes

"If puffiness is accompanied by irritation,Вhome remedies like cucumbers or chamomile tea can help reduce the inflammation and swelling," says Dr. Nikolaidis. "Cucumbers have powerful antioxidants and flavinoids that are thought to reduce irritation.

And they need to be chilled for a reason, as he points out that "cold cucumbers or
also work in part by the cooling effects of evaporation, and are best applied for four to five minutes. " Last week on, I caught a TV rerun of The Princess Diaries.

Since it's for your favorite movie makeover, do you remember the part when Paolo says the "cucumbers do nothing" during her beautification?

This jumped out at me. 'cause! While its exact benefits aren't scientifically proven, there are a few things about this The 95 percent water. The cucumbers' provides a naturally hydrating effect.

Because they are colder than skin temperature, they can reduce puffiness in the same way that a cold compress would by removing heat and shrinking swollen tissue.

The other 5 percent. The flesh of cucumbers also contains ascorbic acid (vitamin C) and caffeic acid, both of which help soothe skin irritations and reduce swelling. I'd say don't knock it 'til you try it so have you?