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'Versatile solution': Aloe vera has some surprising benefits; find out what

Sulagna D
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Close-Up Of aloe vera on wooden table.
Close-Up Of aloe vera on wooden table.

Aloe Vera has been in use for centuries due to its amazing rejuvenating and medicinal properties. This green plant in your garden is the powerhouse of several nutrients that does wonders to your hair, skin and body. It bestows you with luscious locks, glowing skin and a skinny figure when used properly.

Discover the surprising benefits of aloe vera for skin, hair and body.

Aloe Vera for Skin

Aloe Vera gel comprises 96% water. Therefore, when you apply this gel to your skin, it acts as a natural cleanser, moisturiser and a great rejuvenator. Your skin always needs nutrients to keep it healthy and glowing. And with a natural cleanser like Aloe Vera, your skin gets enough nutrients it requires to stay fresh and active. This green plant is also known as to:

  • Hydrate dry skin

  • Alleviate minor cuts

  • Tighten and nourish the skin

  • Relieve severe burns

  • Treat wounds

  • Delay ageing sings

How to Use Aloe Vera for Skin?

Split a part of the aloe vera plant from the middle, take out its gel. Mix it with sugar granules, honey drops and rose water to make a smooth paste. Apply this face pack daily to your skin and see the difference.

Aloe Vera for Hair

You would have heard about ‘Keratin’, an essential protein to keep hair healthy. Aloe Vera contains a similar compound to this vital protein which helps prevent breakage and give the hair more elasticity. Also, this natural herb helps reduce ‘Seborrheic Dermatitis’, which is a common scalp problem in kids.

How to Use Aloe Vera for Hair?

Take Aloe Vera gel and extra virgin coconut oil. Mix both these ingredients well and apply it to your hair. Leave it for a couple of hours and then rinse it off. Your hair will be much shinier and healthier. Also, this mixture will give enough coolness to your hair from the scorching summer heat.

Aloe Vera for Weight Loss

Aloe Vera juice, packed with the goodness of numerous nutrients and herbs, helps improve your health and diet. Since Aloe Vera juice is high in minerals, vitamins, amino acids and other nutrients, it contributes towards weight loss.

How to Use Aloe Vera for Weight Loss?

Take the small dices of aloe vera gel, and mix them with fresh fruit juice. You can also include aloe vera leaves in the juice. Consume this health drink daily to promote effective weight loss. If you find the juice bitter, add honey to reduce its bitterness.

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