The aloe vera is a plant universally known for its many virtues on the body and health. It is currently cultivated for its medicinal properties. But it is also very effective in the cosmetic field. This is why aloe vera gel is widely used in dermatology and cosmetology.
What are the benefits of Aloe Vera for the skin?
The effectiveness of aloe vera is well known in all scientific fields. In the case of skin infections, such as allergies to certain products, itching, eczema, psoriasis, irritation, fungus and rosacea, aloe vera has proven to be a very effective solution. Thanks to its anti-inflammatory and healing virtues, aloe vera gel gives a miracle result to these problems. The victim can immediately feel relief after applying the gel to the irritated and painful areas. With the help of its enzymes, vitamins and exfoliating properties, aloe vera gel accelerates the process of cell regeneration, eliminates dead skin and helps fight unsightly brown marks. It is also an ingredient that is widely used by beauticians in anti-cellulite products. Moreover, the cream based on this plant is effectively effective in combating cellulite. Aloe Vera is also a real ally in limiting skin ageing. With its antioxidant, nourishing and protective components, it acts actively against the appearance of wrinkles. No matter the skin type, this plant is respectful, effective and gentle. Even for people with sensitive skin, the use of aloe vera on the skin is without the slightest risk.
How to use aloe vera on the skin, face and body?
Aloe vera gel is essentially composed of 98% water and 2% of minerals, vitamins, amino acids, enzymes, etc. The aloe vera gel is a natural product. And it is possible to apply the gel directly to the surface of the skin. It is particularly effective for the edge of the eyes, and can reduce puffiness and dark circles. For more effectiveness of aloe vera, it is possible to combine it with other cosmetic products to bring a gain of hydration and nutrients to the skin. The aloe vera gel is thus used on the skin of the face, but also on the whole surface of the body.
How to extract the aloe vera gel?
Aloe vera gel is usually sold in organic stores. It is already packaged, but it is also possible to extract the gel yourself. To do this, you will need to find green aloe vera leaves, and then clean them thoroughly. Then the thorns on the edges and the upper part of the leaf have to be removed. With a knife, remove the green layer that forms the skin of the plant on both sides. This will give you a transparent block of gel. For storage, just put the gel in a clean bowl or glass.