The Unlikely Dermatologist-Recommended Puffy Eye Treatment: Potatoes


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If you find yourself waking up with puffy eyes and/or dark circles lately, you may want to know about this easy and ultra-inexpensive DIY treatment.

Beverly Hills dermatologist Ava Shamban, M.D. tells her patients that potatoes is a natural anti-inflammatory, while citric and phosphoric acids do wonders for under-eye puffiness.

Scientists also revealed that this nutrient-rich root veggie contains catecholase, an enzyme has been proven to help brighten the skin and remove dark spots.

All you need is 15 mins and the potato of your choice!

Here's how it works:


  • A potato


  1. Cool a raw potato in the fridge overnight.
  2. Slice two pieces and place them on your eyes for at least 15 minutes.
  3. Carefully cleanse around your eyes when done.
  4. Moisturize as you normally do.
  5. Enjoy your day!

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