“Panda eyes” or dark eye circles are very common in the current times, which is usually linked to the busy and fast pace life that originated from the lack of sleep.
How are dark eye circles created?
Dark eye circles are created by the shadow that is cast from swelling around the eyes, giving the appearance of the dark circles. It can also be caused by excessive smoking, alcohol, nasal congestion and excessive rubbing of the eyes. Amongst the Asians, dark eye circles are caused by pigmentation irregularities mostly.
Excessive sun exposure also causes natural thinning of the skin and loss of collagen makes the blood vessels more visible under the eyes.
Dark eye circles don’t pose any sign of a serious medical condition rather than an aesthetic problem.