The Egyptians called it as the Plant of Immortality, and why not, when Aloe Vera is used for its innumerable benefits. This miracle cactus-like plant with tiny thorns is commonly found in kitchen gardens.
The fleshy stem contains the Aloe juice which is the miracle or the Midas touch for many ailments and beauty treatments. Its utility in home remedies has made it to be the darling of many households globally. The Aloe Vera is considered as a versatile plant for its amazing uses. The Aloe Vera gel is a rich store house of calcium, sodium, iron, potassium, manganese, zinc, folic acid, Vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, Vitamin C and E.
Amazing Benefits Of The Aloe Vera Gel:
Mix half an ounce of Aloe Vera juice in a glass of fresh water and drink this mix on an empty stomach early morning. This helps to detoxify and cleanse the system.
1. Fresh Scoop Of Aloe Vera Gel:
Aloe Vera is suitable for all facial skin types. The gel leaves a cool sensation on the skin. Pamper your face with the Aloe Vera gel freshly cut to feel fresh. Rinse off with warm water during winter and cold rinse during summer. Although it is warned that it can cause itchiness in rare cases, first time users may rub a small piece of this fresh scoop of gel on your wrist and check for ten minutes to see if it causes itchiness and after feeling comfortable with this test may try to use fresh alovera gel.
2. Control For Summer Sores:
Summer heat is effectively kept at bay by the Aloe Vera gel. An application of this gel all over the face, hands and legs, control summer sores on the skin. A drop or two of coconut oil may also be added to the gel for this application to add suppleness and moisture to the skin.
3. Aloe Vera Face Creams And Aftershave:
It is highly recommended by beauticians to use Aloe Vera gel based face creams to add a glow to the facial skin. Men may also use such creams as an after shave to reduce the irritation of the skin and cuts that are left behind by the razor.
4. Inflammation Of Skin Treatment:
Skin irritation and inflammation due to insect bites are healed quickly upon application of this gel.
5. Effective Moisture Retainer:
The aloe gel helps to retain moisture in the skin and hence can be used on all skin types. It helps to remove dark spots and lighten the skin tone after a regular use.
6. Makeup Remover:
Facial makeup tends to damage the skin due to its long usage. Aloe gel is an excellent makeup remover. Mix this gel with glycerin and apply on your face to remove makeup. Rinse with cold water. The antioxidants of the gel will leave your skin fresh and rejuvenated.
7. Winter Dry Skin Protector:
Winter dryness is a fatigue on the skin. The red patches caused due to extreme frost conditions can be prevented by the use of the Aloe Vera based moisturizer.
8. Dark Eye Circle Remover:
Aloe Vera gel based dark eye circle removers are recommended for regular use. Long hours of use of computers, harsh and poor lights, poor oxygen intake and stress levels lead to dark circles around your eyes. This is effectively lightened upon the use of Aloe Vera gel based creams.