Aloe Vera or “plant of immortality” as called by Egyptian people is a succulent plant. It stores water in its leaves due to which they are thick and fleshy. The leaves of aloe Vera produce two substances which are – the gel and another is the sap. The gel which contains water along with other nutrients .The sap is also known as aloe latex.
Due to its several benefits of Aloe Vera, Aloe Vera needs no introduction. Its benefits are well known to all of us. The first benefit is that if our faces are burn from sun or we have pimples in our faces, then the first choice we can go for is Aloe Vera. The second benefit is that it helps to maintain the moisture of the skin. As we grow older the elasticity of our face reduces and it results in dryness of the skin .Aloe Vera helps to remove the dead cells of the skin. The most significant things about the Aloe Vera is that you can just extract it from the plant and directly apply to your skin, though there are ready made aloe are available in the markets too.
Aloe Vera also helps to remove the dandruff in our hair and to soften the scalps. This way it promotes hair growth and maintain the pH of the sculp. Besides all these, aloe Vera has also health benefits like it reduces Cholesterol and regulate blood sugar. It helps our body immunity stronger. The most important is that it reduces the risk of cancer. Aloe Vera has some special properties. One of the properties of Aloe Vera is the healing property which helps maintain skin fit by repairing the damaged portion of it. Aloe Vera brings different skin treatment for different skinned people. For example the best thing that aloe Vera provides is it can be used for any kind of skin like dry, oily, sensitive and normal. Also, it is available in the shape of gel, oil, juice, in plants and creams including soaps and tablets so get advantage of aloe Vera by making DIY face packs according to your skin. Both in summers and winters aloe Vera products are available for costumers. Aloe Vera helps in winter by adding moisture to the skin and in summer by hydrating the skin.
Some Benefits of Aloe Vera are as follows.
- Aloe Vera has anti-inflammatory property and some skin problems like acne, blemishes are well treated by Aloe Vera’s anti-inflammatory property.
- Aloe Vera also treats slight injuries like burn or rashes very well.
- From the leaf of plant the gel which is extracted helps soften the dead skin cells. Upon regular use soft and smooth skin can be observed.
- Wrinkles can be best treated by aloe Vera. It makes ageing line invisible.
Aloe Vera Face Packs:
Those who have normal skins do not have to worry about any negative effects caused by aloe Vera. Usually oily skins do get acne and zit a lot. Therefore using this treatment daily can help shape your skin perfect and acne free. All it needs is just boil aloe Vera leaf in water and then add a little amount of honey to the paste and apply it on your skin. With cold water wash it off in fifteen minutes. Unlikely, Dry skin is usually moisture less and the effect is clearly seen. The best solution to help less moisturizing is applying face packs every nights. There are few steps you can do in order to care for your dry skin. Take aloe Vera gel and mix it with olive oil and some butter. Merge it gently and make a thick paste and apply on neck and face. Wash face after 20 minutes with cold water. For sensitive skin the pack cleans up face and purifies it. Skin experts advises usage of aloe Vera because it has no negative effects.
Additionally, aloe Vera also is useful for suntanned and pigmented skin. Getting tanned skin due to sun burn is a usual practice that can easily be treated with mixing aloe Vera with lemon juice. Keep it on your face for ten minutes and rinse it off. Mixture of rose water instead of lemon water is highly a useful treatment for pigmentation. The best thing about aloe Vera is it’s not only available in markets as products but also it can be grown at home. Since aloe Vera is completely chemical free it can be used as the best remedy for skin problems.