Yellow spots around the eyes or xanthelasma are a sign of bad cholesterol and this should scare you, and you should see a doctor. But the yellowish spots are not painful, just unaesthetic, and there is an easy way to get rid of them.
Xanthelasma usually appears around your eyes, but you can see it in other areas, such as elbows, knees, or tendons. If you face with this problem, it is advisable to see a doctor to test your blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels. It is not advisable to try to remove them at home, with your hand or some improvised utensils, because you can remain with unsightly scars or you can get a bad infection. Usually they are surgically removed or with laser, but there are some harmless, natural methods that you can try.
Prepare a tea from medicinal herbs, which is very beneficial to remove the fat spots around your eyes.
You need gentian root, mint and skullcaps plant. Let them to infuse in a pot of hot water for 10 minutes then drink three cups a day. This drink is very useful in getting rid of fat spots around the eyes, and also in getting rid of fat deposits.
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