Daily consumption of Aloe Vera juice
Aloe Vera is known as one of the nature’s best remedies against infections, inflammation, and irritation. It is commonly used around the world to treat ear infections, sunburns, and many other conditions. The healing potential Aloe Vera has comes from its 200 different nutrients, including vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and other enzymes.
Aloe Vera has more uses than one. A new one, that involves consuming Aloe Vera juice with water, is taking the world by storm. This new method is considered one of the best ones when it comes to absorbing all of the nutrients that this plant has to offer. This mixture helps boost our immune system, making it able to withstand any bacterial or viral intrusion.
Aloe Vera juice with water
In order to make this powerful remedy you will need:
- 1 stalk of Aloe Vera
- 1 glass of purified water
- 1 teaspoon of raw, organic honey
Rinse the Aloe Vera leaf and cut both of its ends. Crush it in order to retrieve the gel found inside the leaf. Once extracted, add the gel to the water and let it dissolve. Sweeten the mixture with honey.
Apart from this use, there are many other areas in which you can use Aloe Vera. Here are some of them:
Aloe Vera against sunburns
Sunburn healing process can be a true test of will, as it is painful and uncomfortable at the beginning, and only gets worse with time. Aloe Vera based creams and ointments are highly recommended as the main remedy against sunburns. If you want to make your own, simply cut the Aloe Vera leaf in half and apply the gel on the sunburn two to three times a day. The same goes for regular burns and scars.
Aloe Vera hair improvement
Aloe Vera has the ability to maintain and restore our scalp’s pH balance, making our hair stronger and healthier. Here is how to make your own Aloe Vera hair strengthening shampoo:
You will need:
- 1 Aloe Vera leaf
- 1 teaspoon of almond oil
Extract the gel from the Aloe Vera leaves and mix it well with the almond oil. Apply the mixture directly to your scalp and leave it on for up to thirty minutes. Wash the mixture off with warm water, making sure you get all of the oil out. It might take a while to wash off, but it is worth the effort.
Aloe Vera skin cream
Aloe Vera’s content of vitamins and minerals is also able to keep our skin moisturized, making it more elastic and youthful. Aloe Vera also has the ability to reduce aging and wrinkling of our skin. Here’s how to make your own Aloe Vera skin care product:
You will need:
- 3 ounces of Aloe Vera juice
- 3 teaspoons of purified water
- 5 teaspoons of alcohol
Simply mix all of the ingredients together and apply the mixture daily for best results. You can apply it, leave it on for 10 minutes, then rinse it out with warm water. Remember to use a facial cream afterwards in order to prevent redness that the alcohol can cause.