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Dark Eye Circle or Tired Eye: A Guide to Cure!

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Having dark circles, or commonly known as panda eyes is common in both women and men. They are sometimes also accompanied by under-eye bags, which can make you look older than you are. Making it more challenging, they are hard to treat or get rid of.


What Causes Dark Circles?

The common causes of dark circles are:

  • Genetic/Heredity
  • Prolonged Screen Time
  • Unhealthy Lifestyle
  • Contact Dermatitis/Eczema
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Sun Exposure
  • Scratching or Rubbing Eyes


Vascular Dark Eye Circles Panda Eyes

The natural aging process can also lead to the formation of dark circles. With increasing age, the person starts to lose collagen and fat from their body. This thins the skin layers, which indirectly highlights hyperpigmentation.


Treatments of Panda Eyes

If you have consulted with a physician, then you would know that they prescribe the treatment based on your medical condition. After determining the cause of dark circles, they might recommend you getting one of the following treatments:


Skin-Lightening Cream

A dermatologist can advise you to apply skin lightening cream to reduce the prominence of under-eye dark patches. One of the best creams to reduce hyperpigmentation is Cyspera. It was initially called as Cysteamine Cream and is used to remove skin discoloration and correct the skin tone.


Containing a naturally active ingredient called Cysteamine, the cream helps in improving skin synthesis. This product offers topical biological depigmenting treatment. It has shown effective results in removing dark patches and delivers even skin colors.


Cyspera Intensive Pigment Corrector - Kowayo Aesthetic Clinic Singapore


Laser Therapy

During the treatment, the doctor uses a controlled laser to target the darkened skin under the eyes. A popular treatment option in this category is the Pico Laser. This is a non-invasive treatment used in removing pigmentation, scar marks, and tattoos.


It helps in improving skin brightening and rejuvenation. Being a next generation treatment option, it transfers ultrashort laser pulses in picoseconds. This means that its pulses stay in the skin 1000 times lesser than they usually do in a traditional Q-switched laser. Ultra-short laser pulse with high power is effective in shattering the unwanted pigment into smaller pieces, this effect is called photoacoustic.


panda eyes treatment in Singapore



This treatment process aims at making the eyes look naturally brighter and healthy. The filler is placed in the tear trough and under the eyes to decrease the darkened patches.


One such approved material is hyaluronic acid (HA). It is also one of the most popular and highly recommended fillers. The best feature of this is that the substance is naturally produced and 100% compatible with human skin. Therefore, the fillers will mix well with skin and appear naturally. There is no reported cases on rejection of filler so far.


Few renowned brands that produce this filler are:

  • Teoxane (Redensity II)
  • Juvederm
  • Belotero
  • Restylane

HA fillers are generally transparent and soft, making it easier for the physician to blend the skin tone of the patient.


A guide to cure panda eyes in Singapore


Redensity II Filler

Redensity II is an unique under-eye filler made from both cross-linked and non-cross-linked hyaluronic acid (HA). It is formulated using essential nutrients that are naturally produced by the human body.


The filler does not only lift the under-eye but also adds required nutrients to the tear trough. This will give instant resolution for the enduring panda eyes.


Redensity II can also be used for slowing down the process of aging. This is because it can effectively smooth out the wrinkles and fine lines around the eye area, keeping it rejuvenated.


The filler has skin vitalizer properties, which makes it perfect to improve skin tone and hydration. If you have sensitive or thin skin around the under-eye, then this is the best filler for you. The Redensity II filler will get you the lost skin volume back in no time!


Teoxane | Redensity II


Is Hyaluronic Acid Filler safe?

Hyaluronic acid (HA) was initially called “Nutricosmetics”. It was used as a substitute for products to lower skin scarring and wrinkling. The substance is generally used in cosmetic treatments and products that remove fine lines and creasing of the skin.


Originally, HA added to batter (mixture of flour and other ingredients used to make baked products) as an alternative for egg during baking. But with time and research, it was a proven cure for connective tissue impairments. It helped the tissues in holding multiple organs in the right spot. HA consists of Polysaccharide, which is a naturally occuring substance in our body.


Another advantage of getting Hyaluronic Acid fillers is that they can be easily dissolved using hyaluronidase. This is another enzyme naturally present in our body. Hyaluronidase will dissolve HA filler within 24 hours!


How Is It Done?

Filler treatment can be completed within 10 minutes. However, you will have to wait for approximately 30 minutes for numbing cream. This is a short procedure and you don’t have to take leave to get the fillers done.


The substance offers numerous benefits of being a popular skin injectable filler. Rendering low immunogenicity, HA can be injected easily without much complications. Its ease of use and lasting results make it a great filler.



Is There Any Side Effect?

Usually, there will be no downtime for HA filler.


If it ever happens, most of the side effects range from temporary to mild. The person getting an HA filler might experience slight swelling, redness or bruising. They should subside within 2-3 days. However, if the side effects do not go down after this duration, you should consult with the doctor. They will provide you with further guidance in taking the right precautions.


It is advised that you get professional guidance before getting dark eye fillers injected. Following the right precautions and measures, you can avoid facing the common side effects of the treatment.


You should avoid taking alcoholic drinks and other food products as recommended by the physician. This will help you get the best results from your filler treatment and prevent complication.


If you are looking for panda eyes treatment in Singapore, contact us for a consultantion


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