Recipe To Create Your Own Eye Gel Mask

Tired puffy eyes and black under eyes are one of the beauty problems a lot of women is facing. This is a result of aging or due to stress and light night sleep. In this article we will share you a very simple recipe on how to create your own eye gel mask.

The main ingredients for this are green tea powder and lemon juice which are proven to help reduce puffiness and dark under eyes.

Green tea has a powerful ingredient called tannin which is responsible for the color and astringent flavor of the tea. The caffeine available in green tea shrinks the blood vessels under your skin. This helps reduces swelling and puffiness under the eyes and eliminate the dark circles.

You will need:

- 1 tbsp green tea powder
- 1 tsp agar agar
- 1 squeeze lemon juice
- 100 ml boiling water (about 6 1/2 tbsp)

*Agar agar is a jelly like substance that is derived from red algae. You can find it at your local health food store or online.


1. Place agar agar and green tea powder in a bowl.
2. Pour the boiling water over the top of the ingredients and stir them well.
3. Add the lemon juice and stir again.
4. Pour the mixture in a jelly bean mold or to your gel eye pad container (make sure it is clean).
5. Store in the fridge for 2-3 hours or overnight.

* Leave the gel pad for up to 30 minutes or overnight under your eyes.