Aloe Vera contains many medicinal and beauty benefits for both your health and skin. It is a try and tested product for curing and deep nourishment of skin. It is used as an herbal medicine for treating constipation and improving digestive system. In Chinese medicine, it is often used to treat fungal diseases and in the West it is extensively used in cosmetics, food industry and for pharmaceutical purposes.
In the present millennium, Aloe Vera has integrated itself in almost all the cosmetic and diet supplements. You must be wondering what makes this cactus looking plant so distinguishable and what are the miraculous properties it contains that makes our skin smooth and beautiful?
Aloe Vera is rich in Vitamin A, B, C, and E. Aloe Vera leaves contains a translucent gel which holds 96% of water and has a kind of protein which has 18 of the 20 amino acids found in the body. It is also used as a natural remedy for asthma, inflammation, fever, itching, osteoarthritis etc. Here, I give you six major benefits of aleo Vera for beauty and Health;
Exfoliate, restore and give nutrition to skin; one of the prominent benefits of aloe Vera is that it naturally exfoliate skin and restore it and give moisture to your skin without making it look greasy. It is best recommended for oily skin and cures skin from tan, sunburn and stretch marks. It can be applied on every skin type and it works well on every skin type.
Improves digestion; today manufacturing of Aloe Vera extracts is crux of million dollar industry that has its reach in both medicinal and cosmetic market. Consumption of aloe Vera juice one time in the morning improves digestion and cures many kind of stomach problems. From treating minor cuts to improving digestion, Aloe Vera is effective in every field.
Aloe Vera for Acne; Aloe Vera gel when mixed with blended walnuts with a flour like consistency and honey works as a panacea to cure acne problems. Just prepare aloe vera mask include the ingredients mentioned above and see the change in your skin. This masks when applied twice a week will leave your skin clear and smooth.
Aloe Vera for combating skin ageing; aloe vera is rich in Vitamin C, E and has beta carotene which works in combating skin ageing and give high nourishment to skin. It also helps in removing sun tan and restore your heathy cells of your skin.
A panacea remedy for weight loss; the health and fitness industry is also obsessing over the qualities and benefits of aloe vera. According to famous fitness author Britt Brandon, aloe vera can advance the effectiveness of your diet and also helps in maximising your weight loss potential. Aloe vera contains amino acid, enzymes, and sterols along with minerals and vitamins helps in improving digestion, body’s absorption and utilisation of food and ensures a supportive weight loss diet.
Aloe Vera to reduce Hair fall; the presence of proteolytic enzymes makes Aloe Vera a great solution for treating hair fall and repairs dead skin cells on the scalp. It also works as a natural conditioner and give your hair long lasting nourishment and shine. It promotes growth of new hair and prevents itching on the scalp, reduces dandruff and make your hair bouncy and shiny. According to Diane Gage, author of Aloe Vera; Nature’s soothing healer, aloe vera has similar qualities to that of keratin which rejuvenates hair with its own nutrients and prevents breakage of hair and give them elasticity.