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Christopher dale


10/31/2012

Does drinking alcohol cause bags under the eyes?

Is it true that drinking can lead to eye bags? Who knows?
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  • coloradolicious

    06/09/2015

    Yes, drinking too much alcohol will cause eye bags. Enjoying a few beers or cocktails once for a while might be just what you need to unwind. However, too much alcohol consumption can amplify under eye bags because it zaps moisture from your skin. Dry skin is weaker and more likely to sink, creating under eye bags. You do not have to cut alcohol out of your diet altogether, but cut back to one drink, followed by some water, to minimize the effects of alcohol on the delicate eye area.
  • Nathan harris

    11/01/2012

    yes, it could cause bags under the eyes. As we all known, aging is one of the most common bags under eyes causes. At the same time, it would appear when you have excess alcohol consumption. That is to say, too much alcohol dehydrates the body and can cause eye bags. On the other hand, alcohol is a kind of diureticum that could accelerate your body's system to discharge water. Meanwhile, it would make you to drink more water due to it could cause dehydration to your body. Thus, nuitrition and other vitamins are lost, the fluids as well. Hence, you would have bags under your eyes.
  • crazyasswhatnow

    11/01/2012

    Yes, you should know that drinking alcohol can lead to eye bags. Nowadays, there are more and more experts who call for quitting drinking, for alcohol will not only be harm to our body health, it can also damage our organs, such as the eyes and heart. For eyes, as we know that most bags under the eyes are the result of accumulated fat in the eye area. When the septum surrounding the eyeball weakens, it will lead to causing the outer layer of fat within the socket to sink forward. Then in this way, they can make it look like you have literal "bags" under your eyes. And if you keep drinking, it will cause eye bags, because by drinking, it can lead to a complex interaction between your body and the same kind of chemical reaction that produces bruises. Also, not enough sleep, stress can lead to eye bags too. So having a good and relaxing rest is a good way to treat eye bags. Also, you can put cucumbers on your eyes and stop drinking.
  • jimjames

    11/01/2012

    Yes. drink too much alcohol can cause you to retain fluids, thus further to cause eye bags. Besides, intake too much alcohol can cause puffy ans swollen eyes. If you in this condition, you shall try to avoid drinking. The puffy and baggy eyes will make you look tired and unattractive. Just do some home remedies to help you such as using cold tea bag compresses.
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