- Awesome uses of Aloe Vera you should know
Aloe vera is a herbal plant packed with many health benefits and various essential nutrients. It’s a succulent plant where water is stored in the thick and fleshy leaves. The 2 main substances found in aloe vera are sap and gel. Here are a six known benefits to be noted and remembered for a lifetime and generations to come.
Due to pregnancy or any muscle gain these stretch marks appear. Minimise these lines by applying aloe vera gel on the affected area. You can also use a soap that contains this ingredient.
It’s not only a teen problem even some adults suffer from acne. One way to treat this use aloe vera gel. Take one tablespoon of aloe vera gel, add 2 to 3 drops of lemon juice. Mix these ingredients and apply this onto your skin (affected area). Leave it until the skin absorbs.
We spend most of the day outside while the sun is high this can lead to sunburn. Touching Skin becomes painful because it’s Inflamed. Using aloe vera gel can be great since the antioxidants and nutrients help to soothe skin as well as promotes healing.
Anti-inflammatory properties in aloe vera help treat insects bites and other inflammations. Apply this to your skin to soothe itchiness and reduce swelling and irritation.
If you want to slow down the appearance of wrinkles and other signs of ageing, retain the youthful glow. Take ½ teaspoon of olive oil, 1 teaspoon of aloe vera, and 1 teaspoon of oatmeal. Apply the paste on your face and leave it on for 30 minutes. Rinse with cold water.
Did you know?
That the aloe vera can be used to moisture your skin. You can apply the gel directly from the plant onto your skin or you go for aloe vera based gel at wellness stores. It’s always important to choose one that contains 90% pure aloe vera if you want to get most benefits.