Health and beauty concious?Why not try natural alternative product for your skin and health. It is one hundred percent natural and chemical free. It is easy to grow in a tropical climate. It is known for decorative and medicinal purposes. It is green, long soft with tiny spikes on its edge and white polka dots into its body with a slimy transparent gel inside. No other than Aloe Vera. Sometimes you don't care of some natural products that we can use because of our modern industry where everything you need has already made by science technology. We don't even care about the chemical substance that may possibly harm your health.
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Aloe vera is a plant species of the genus Aloe. It grows wild in tropical climates around the world and is cultivated for agricultural and medicinal uses. Aloe is also used for decorative.
Throughout the history aloe vera has been used for many purposes. Ancient Chinese and Egyptians used aloe vera to treat burns, wounds, and reduce fever, itching and inflammation. Egyptians called it the "Plant of Immortality".Aloe vera is a popular medicinal plant that has been used for thousands of years.
Vitamins and minerals present in aloe vera.
Aloe vera contains antioxidant vitamins A, C and E plus vitamin B12, folic acid and choline. It contains eight enzymes, including aliiase, alkaline phosphatase, amylase, bradykinase, carboxypeptidase, catalase, cellulase, lipase and peroxidase.Minerals such as calcium, copper, selenium, chromium, manganese, magnesium, potassium, sodium and zinc are present in aloe vera.
Here are some uses of aloe vera:
FOR SKIN AND FACE.
You can use aloe vera to keep your skin clear and hydrated. The plant’s leaves store water. These water-dense leaves make it an effective face moisturizer and pain reliever. If you have this plant at home, simply tear a small part of the leaf, take the gel and apply it in the raw form on your face so as the sunburn affected area.
Aloe vera has proven to be an excellent option for promoting hair growth naturally. You can apply its gel to the entire scalp and hair to treat hair loss and dandruff. It has an enzyme that is beneficial for stimulating hair growth. Study says, it has anti-inflammatory properties that effectively treat ‘Androgenetic Alopecia’. If you use it regularly as your shampoo and conditioner, you are sure to prevent premature hair loss. And surely your hair will grow shiny,healthy and soft.
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FOR HEALTH BENEFITS.
Reduces Inflammation. Aloe vera is soothing and can reduce skin inflammations, blistering and itchiness, while helping the skin to heal more rapidly.
Reduces Heartburn and Acid Reflux. Aloe vera will help to calm down your upset stomach, can reduce inflammation, help your stomach to digest food more effectively, soothe your poor painful esophagus, and fight off acid reflux.The plant’s low toxicity makes it a safe and gentle remedy for heartburn.
Reduces Cholesterol And Regulates Blood Sugar. Drinking aloe vera juice is advised by natural healers as a way to lower cholesterol, boost circulation, increase blood oxygenation and stabilize blood sugar.
Maintains Oral Health. Application of Aloe vera, either as a patch or gel, has been shown to aid in the recovery of mouth ulcers.
Builds Immunity. Aloe vera gel contains powerful antioxidants.
Lowers Risk Of Cancer. Aloe vera, can help inhibit the growth of certain bacteria that can cause infections in humans.
Aside from using it externally, aloe vera can mix into drinks and food aswell.
Always keep in mind that everything that is over use may result danger.
You can use this as an alternative medication and skin care instead of buying and using the products with chemicals. There are also some natural products that is selling in any store. You just have to look on the ingridients written on the portion of the bottle. However, the use of topical Aloe vera is likely to be safe. If you choose to use it, do an allergy test (apply a small circle on the skin and wait 24 hours) before using it more widely on your body.
We have aloe vera plant in our garden but honestly I don't mind so much about it. Until, I have known about the use of this amazing plant that is not just a plant but good for the health. You don't need to much attention to grow it because it is really easy to grow. If you still don't have this plant on your garden or backyard try to have one. Aloe vera also sell online if you don't have so much time to go to market or any botanical and ornamental store. And the best and great idea, you don't have to pay is if you have a friend or neighbor who has this kind of plant you can ask them to give you some.
Happy planting and enjoy the benefits of amazing aloe vera.