Aloe Vera is known as a plant of immortality because ancient Egyptians used it for its healing power. This plant belongs to Xanthorrhoeaceae, which know for its succulent or fleshy leaves. This plant stores water in its leaves. Aloe Vera leaves look unique just because it doesn’t have any stems and the edges of leaves have tiny spikes.
Natural Skin Care with Aloe Vera
This plant consist 75 nutrients, 20 minerals, 12 Vitamins, 18 amino acids and 200 active enzymes. It contains Vitamin a, B1, B2, B6, and B12, Vitamin C and E. It also contains minerals like cooper, iron, sodium, calcium, zinc, potassium, chromium, magnesium and manganese. These properties makes it potential herbal product. It not only cures skin, health or other problems but also a great source to make you relax.
Here I m going to tell you about its miraculous wonders for skin…
Help to treat Sunburn
It helps to treat sunburn through its healing power. It works as a protective shield on your skin and helps to replenish its moisture. It heal skin quickly because of its nutritional qualities and antioxidant properties.
Acts like a Moisturizer
Aloe Vera moisturizes the skin as well without greasy feel. It is perfect for any type of skin and best for anyone with an oily skin complexion. Women who use mineral based make-up aloe Vera acts like a moisturizer and are best for the face prior to the application to prevent the skin from drying. Men can also use aloe Vera after shave because its healing properties can treat small cuts of shaving.
It contains two hormones Auxin and Gibberellins these hormones provide wound healing and anti-inflammatory properties which reduce the chances of skin inflammation. These hormones allow the skin to heal quickly and naturally with minimal scarring.
Fights with aging
With aging everyone begins to worry about the appearance of fine lines and loss of elasticity in their skin. Its leave contain a plethora of antioxidants including, beta carotene, vitamin C and E that can help improve the natural firmness of skin and keep the skin hydrated.
Reduce Stretch marks
Aloe Vera is great to reduce stretch marks. The skin is like a big piece of elastic that will expand and contract as per need but if skin stretches too far, too fast because of rapid weight gain or loss or due to pregnancy the elasticity of the skin can be damaged. That is what leaves those unsightly stretch marks. These marks appear due to minor tears in the layers of the skin caused by sudden and excessive stretching. Aloe Vera gel can help hide these stretch marks by healing these wounds.
Aids in digestion
The internal benefits of aloe Vera are amazing. The plant is considered to improve the digestion and to relieve ulcers. Some people consider it a laxative, while other attributes that effect to its digestive qualities.
I hope you will like this miraculous natural plant.