A wonderful property of caffeine to constrict blood vessels also makes it a go-to ingredient in many eye creams, as it can quickly minimize redness and puffiness.  In addition to its anti-inflammatory benefits though, caffeine is starting to get lots of attention for its antioxidant properties.  The anti-oxidants found in green and red teas offer powerful anti-carcinogenic benefits.

Here is a quick fix at home remedy that works great to reduce under the eye puffiness and redness.

  • Take 2 bags of organic red or green tea
  • Soak in a cup of warm black coffee for 30 min
  • Squeeze excess liquid
  • Freeze tea bags for 1 hour in the freezer
  • Apply under the eyes for 10-15 minutes
  • Perfect before an event or the night out.