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Ways to use aloe vera to make your life easier

Aloe Vera has been known for its healing properties for thousands of years. It consists of about 99% water and the rest is just pure goodness. Most of us have heard that it’s very effective for sunburns but aloe vera has so many other beneficial properties that it certainly can be called a super-plant. Researchers believe that aloe vera was one of Cleopatra’s favorite beauty secrets.

  1. Treat cuts and wounds.

For centuries, aloe vera has been considered a good medicine for different types of skin injuries (such as cuts). Increase the growth of new skin and tissue cells and accelerate tissue regeneration.

 The usage is as follows: 

 Cut the paper in half lengthwise. 

 Place the cut surface on the cut.

  2. Treat burns.

Aloe Vera has long been used to treat minor burns. It has a cooling effect like menthol, reduces inflammation and activates the regeneration of tissues and skin. The method of use is as follows: 

 Cut off the sharp thorns of the blade. 

 Cut the leaves longitudinally. 

 Use a knife to remove the clear gel. 

 Apply the gel directly on the burn.

3. Treat insect bites.

Insect bites are itchy due to insect saliva, which may contain different toxins and allergens, which can cause varying degrees of itching, swelling or irritation. Aloe vera provides a cooling effect, relieves pain and itching, and reduces inflammation. 

 Here is how to prepare: 

 Cut the leaves longitudinally. 

 Apply clear gel to the affected area.

  4. Treat frostbite.

Aloe vera can be used to treat mild frostbite and reduce its damage. Contains high levels of vitamin E, unmatched in skin repair. Remember that frostbite is a very serious disease. If you think you have frostbite, it is best to see a doctor.

 Here's how to use it in case of frostbite: 

 Cut the sheets to length. 

 Peel off the yellow coating directly under the skin. 

 Apply clear gel to the affected area.

  5. Exfoliate

With this exfoliating scrub, aloe vera will help your skin look refreshed again. This scrub can remove dead skin cells and is very gentle, even for sensitive skin. There are many aloe scrubs and scrubs in stores now, but if you have this plant on hand, you can make your own. There are many recipes, this is just one of them! 

 2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel 

 2 tablespoons of organic brown sugar 

 1 teaspoon of lemon juice 

 Mix and apply to the skin. 

 Let's wash it. 

 6. Prevent and treat acne.

Aloe is also known to repair skin cells and its antifungal and antibacterial properties, making it very effective in preventing acne, treating acne, and rosacea. Due to its healing properties, it also helps to eliminate blemishes, scars after eruptions and damaged skin. The method of use is as follows: 

 Cut the sheets lengthwise. 

 Apply clear gel to the affected area.

  7. A moisturizer for your skin

Aloe vera is an excellent natural moisturizer. It is especially suitable for dry or sensitive skin because it absorbs very quickly and does not clog pores, unlike many other store-bought moisturizers that clog pores. The preparation method is as follows: 

 Cut the leaves longitudinally. 

 Scoop out 2 teaspoons of clear gel. 

 mix it with 23 tablespoons of coconut oil.


 8. Body exfoliation

Aloe vera has very powerful antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, making it a very effective and gentle shower gel. Aloe vera and vitamin E are very suitable for repairing skin cells, and essential oils can soften and soften the skin. Here is how to make a scrub: 

 Cut the leaves lengthwise. 

 Scoop out the clear gel with a knife. It takes about 1/4 cup. 

 mixed with liquid soap, 3/4 cup. 

 Add 1 teaspoon of vitamin E. 

 Add a few drops of essential oil, which can be lavender, geranium, lemongrass, or chamomile oil. All of these oils are very beneficial for the skin. 

 9. Hair care

Aloe vera is very effective as a hair loss treatment. It contains enzymes that repair dead skin cells on the scalp and stimulate new hair growth. 

 Cut the leaves longitudinally. 

 Scoop out 2 teaspoons of clear gel. 

 mix it with 23 tablespoons of coconut oil. 

 Add 12 tablespoons of honey. 

 Apply to scalp and hair, let stand for 40 minutes. 

 Rinse and wash your hair as usual.


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