How to Get Rid of Smile Lines Around Eyes?

How to Get Rid of Smile Lines Around Eyes?

How to Get Rid of Smile Lines Around Eyes?

The smiling is a sign of love. If your smile is attractive then everyone will love to talk with you. With increasing age, your skin will lose its tightness and it will start looking older with wrinkles. 

Women of the age of 35-45 years complain about this problem of smile lines around the eyes that makes them look older. Everyone loves to look young especially females. Every woman wants to hide her age. 

You can get rid of smile line wrinkles around the eyes by using moisturizing skin creams, exfoliation, with a primer, laser treatment by a dermatologist, and by using a dermal filler. 

How to Get Rid of Smile Lines Around Eyes?

I always used to say that everything needs attention if you will take care of something you can prevent it from severe harm. You must take good care of your skin.

Here I will tell you some method that is helpful in getting rid of smile lines around eyes.

Moisturize skin with eye creams:

Moisturizing your skin is the best key to keep your skin healthy. Moisturizing stimulates the collagen in skin cells and it accomplishes the supplies of the skin.

If you are noticing wrinkles around your eyes then make the habit to moisturize your eye area with eye creams that contain collagen in them.

Moisturizing prevents the skin to become dry because dryness increases the production of fine lines. Collagen containing eye creams help them to make skin healthy. It is necessary to make a habit to moisturize your skin once a day before going to bed.

Exfoliate under eyes area:

Exfoliations is the best process in aging. Exfoliant removes the dead skin cells and renews the skin cells. Exfoliation helps in removing fine lines that are formed during a smile. Exfoliation removes all kinds of dirt from the skin and makes it soft and gentle.

Take a good quality exfoliant that is suitable for your skin and then uses on your face 3 to 4 times in a week for best results. But make sure that exfoliant you are using is suitable for your skin type otherwise it will harm your skin.

You can also make exfoliant at home by mixing 2 tablespoons of coconut oil with 1 tablespoon of sugar. Then mix it well and exfoliate your skin with this exfoliant in a circular motion for 15 minutes and wash your face with warm water. It will help to get rid of the problem of smile lines around the eyes.

Cover smile lines with primer:

If you want to remove smile lines around your eyes instantly then you can use a makeup product called primer. It will fill the lines gently and it looks flawless. Whenever you want to go out and it is urgent to hide smile lines then take a primer on your fingertip.

Apply under your eyes until it fills the smile lines. After applying a primer you can do the rest of your makeup to look flawless.

If a primer is not available you can use blurred cream to hide these fine lines around eyes.

Keep your skin hydrated:

It is a universal rule to drink a lot of water to prevent any kind of skin condition. Keep your body hydrated to get rid of any kind of skin problem.

Drink almost 8 glasses of water to keep your body hydrated, when your body will be hydrated your skin will glow. You can also apply hydrating masks on your skin to keep your skin hydrated.

Avoid taking soda cold drinks coffee and tea because it will dehydrate your skin instead of keeping it hydrated.

Coffee and tea act as a diuretic and it increase urination which ultimately leads to dehydration. Take a lot of water to keep your skin hydrated.

Make habit of Exercise:

Exercise helps the body to produce more oil and makes the skin moisturized. Exercise increases blood circulation and completes the necessities of the body. Due to an increased blood circulation skin becomes fresh and looks younger.

Running, walking includes in exercise will help to boost your body and help to get rid of smile lines around eyes. Swimming also boosts blood circulation and helps in this kind of skin problem.

Use of Antioxidant diet:

Green vegetables and natural fruits in your diet make the skin healthy and strong. It fulfills the requirements of the body and makes the skin healthier than before.

You should include green vegetables like cabbage carrot cucumber in your diet. These vegetables act as an antioxidant and lighten the skin color and also remove the wrinkles from the face. An antioxidant diet is one of the best ways to get rid of the smile line wrinkles around the eyes.

Fruits containing vitamin C in them helps to improve skin texture by stimulating collagen. Collagen production helps to maintain the elasticity of the skin and tightens skin cells in results skin looks younger than before.

So make the habit to take account of vegetables and fruit in your diet to get rid of this condition of the skin.

Facial yoga:

Facial yoga helps in improving skin textures. Facial exercise improves face texture and helps to get rid of the problem of the smile line around the eyes. Facial exercise stretches the muscles and tightens skin cells.

Facial yoga strengthens cheeks muscles by taking deep breaths and then releasing the breath repeat this process 3 to 5 times a day. It will help to strengthen the skin muscle and not allow developing smile lines around the eyes.

One most important tip to get rid of smile lines around the eyes is that during smile keep your teeth balance and together. This tip will keep your muscles stretch and prevent wrinkles.

Add vitamins and omega fatty oils in diet:

If you are facing the problem of wrinkles then eat a healthy diet that contains omega fatty oils it will help you out.

Taking vitamin C intake helps your skin to look fresh and stimulates collagen in the skin. Omega 3 fatty acids rich foods are fish walnuts seafood and soybeans.

Avoid salt intake:

Increase intake of salt retains the water in the body to maintain the requirement of the body. Increase intake of sodium retains the water in the body ultimately leads to dehydration.

A high amount of salt in the body contributes to the formation of wrinkles on the skin. Do not use salt in your diet to get rid of these laugh lines.

Methods to get rid of smile line wrinkles by Dermatologist

If the above methods are not working on your skin to get rid of this problem then you can contact a dermatologist to prevent this condition. A dermatologist will suggest laser treatment or derma filler treatment and can also prescribe you anti-wrinkles creams.

Derma filler treatment for smile line wrinkles around eyes:

Derma filler is a technique in which gel filled in smile lines to make skin flawless. This technique is very useful but it works only in its specific period. After a certain period skin require again the session of derma filler.

It is FDA food and drugs authority approved technique. If you are facing the condition of smile lines then your dermatologist can suggest you derma filling treatment.

Laser treatment:

Laser treatment is nowadays helping to remove wrinkles around the eyes. In laser, technique wrinkles are removed by laser lights and skin becomes smooth and flawless.

Now different type of laser methods is available that contributes to the stimulation of collagen in skin cells.

Cosmetic treatment:

If you are not going to take derma filling and laser treatment then ask your dermatologist to prescribe anti-wrinkles cream for you under eye areas.

Anti-wrinkles creams or vitamin C, retinol creams prescribed by dermatologist helps you to get rid of this problem.

Consult your dermatologist and prescribed good quality eye creams for your laugh lines. Tips to prevent Smile Lines

To prevent wrinkles around eyes or smile lines around eyes, you have to be taking some precautions. Dr. Abraiz, Dermatologist has made a list of things to avoid for better and healthy skin. 

Follow these guidelines to prevent smile lines around your eyes.

Avoid sun exposure:

If you are facing this condition then avoid going outside in sunlight because UV (ultraviolet rays) damages the skin. When you are having this severe condition then UV rays pays a bad impact and makes the skin more damaged.

Sunlight can worsen the wrinkles around the eyes so stay indoors and keep away from sunlight. If it is necessary to go out then use a sunscreen of SPF60 to protect your skin from sunlight.

Avoid smoking:

Do not smoke if smile lines are worsening around your eyes. Tobacco in the cigarette destroys the skin cells. It disturbs the collagen level of the skin and it worsens the elasticity of skin ultimately leads to worsening of laugh lines around eyes.

If you are a smoker then as early as possible quit this habit because it does not only worsen skin it also bad for your health. You can get rid of smile lines around eyes by avoiding smoking.

Avoid alcohol:

If you consume alcohol on a daily base then avoid taking alcohol because it can worsen the condition. Moreover, if you are using the skin product that contains alcohol in it then quit this product to use on the skin.


It is a major cause of wrinkles formation on the skin. If smile lines are developing then avoid oversleeping. During sleeping collagen does not stimulate sufficient amount due to this reason wrinkles develop under the eyes.

So avoid oversleeping and make a habit to awake early in the morning. You should sleep around 6-7 hours a day.

Final words:

Smile lines and wrinkles formation is very common nowadays and it is not a big issue. You can easily get rid of this problem by keeping your skin hydrated and by eating a healthy diet and taking some facial yoga.

If the condition is worsening then consult your dermatologist for better treatment. You can also consult our dermatologist online.

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