Aloe Vera is in use in the world of medicine for centuries for different purposes. For instance, it can heal the cut and burn, eight days faster than the normal dressing.
Use Aloe Vera to Stay Beautiful
As it contains many vitamins and minerals, so, it has magical abilities to make your skin look fresh and beautiful. In the following ten home recipes, you can use aloe Vera to look young, fresh and beautiful again.
1. Makeup remover
Aloe Vera can be your green makeup remover. The gel made up of Aloe Vera can simply be applied on your face and you can get rid of all kinds of makeup in no time.
2. Shaving gel
Aloe Vera is helpful for men too. You can use it like shaving gel along with moisturizer. You can make your own shaving gel by the following recipe by Erika Katz in “Bonding over Beauty”: Take one tablespoon of almond oil, 1/4 cup of distilled warm water, one tablespoon of vitamin E oil, five drops of eucalyptus along with 1/3 cup full of Aloe Vera gel in a foaming container. This can be used up to six months.
3. Good scrub
You can make a good exfoliator at home with the help of Aloe Vera. Just mix half cup of brown sugar or baking soda with Aloe Vera. Apply this gel once a day and have fresh and glowing skin.
4. Face wash
Face wash can be used on all types of skin if that face wash is made up of Aloe Vera. If you mix one tablespoon of Aloe Vera and blend it with one tablespoon of lemon and almond milk it can be proved as best anti-acne and antibacterial face wash. If you want to become young again just add one tablespoon of organic coconut oil with Aloe Vera and you will have best anti-aging cream.
5. Comfort ice cubes
Ice cubes can have healing powers provided if they are made up of Aloe Vera. These ice cubes can help you with bug bites, poison ivy and many other burns and injuries.
6. Bad breath
Now you can kiss with confidence. Say goodbye to bad breath, a component called B-sitosterol in Aloe Vera can help you in getting rid of bad breath. Just blend Aloe Vera with a half cup of water and your mouth freshener is ready to make your breath fresh.
7. Beauty sleep treatment
Aloe Vera can make your nights more relaxing by making your ordinary sleep a beauty sleep. Just add half an egg with three inches of cucumber and Aloe Vera. Mix that and your mask is ready to give you beauty sleep.
8. Eyebrow mascara
Aloe Vera has something for every part of your body. If you can just dip your mascara with Aloe Vera, your brows will stand tall without any hardness. Other than this, if you apply Aloe Vera on over plucked brows, they will grow faster than average.
9. Hand disinfectant
Now you can make your own hand sanitizer by adding 1/4 cup of alcohol and 20 drops of any essential oil. This blend will kill the germ and will soften your skin.
10. Dry feet
Aloe Vera has soothing abilities for human body from head to toe. If half cup of body lotion, cornmeal, and oatmeal can be mixed with four tablespoons of Aloe Vera. It can make a foot mask that makes your rough feet baby soft in no time.
Various gels and extracts can be made from Aloe Vera plant. Studies are continuing to showing new methods to put this plant to use.