What Do Cucumbers Do For Your Eyes?

May 27th, 2015

Cucumbers aren’t just a spa gimmick—they’re actually helpful for your skin.

This vegetable actually counteracts puffiness around the eyes. Cucumbers contain antioxidants that soothe irritation, and when the cucumber slices are chilled, the cold temperature also helps reduce swelling.

So slice up one of these veggies, and have a DIY spa night!

Photo credit: Paul Delmont

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