1)Aloe Vera for Dry Skin:
Dry Skin is a particular type of skin that is often a hassle to deal with. Some people with extremely dry skin also have flaky skin because of this. This also results in outbreaks and moisture-less skin. A simple remedy for this problem is to use Aloe Vera gel as a moisturizer. Its healing and hydrating properties will not only moisturize your skin but will keep it moist all day long. Do not fear that your skin will become too greasy. One advantage of Aloe Vera gel is that sinks deep into your skin and sits inside to moisturize it, but does not reflect as oily skin on the outside. As a quick cure to dry skin, switch to Aloe Vera gel as a moisturizer.
2) Aloe Vera for Skin Exfoliation:
Due to the pollution outside, our skin tends to have a lot of buildups, leading to clogged pores. The best solution to this is exfoliation. Some physical exfoliators can be harmful to the skin as any scrub rubbed too hard can cause abrasions. The answer to a harmless and effective scrub is Aloe Vera gel mixed with a few granules of sugar. This scrub can be prepared at home itself. A soft scrub on your face with these two ingredients will unclog pores and result in better glowing skin. It also removes dullness along with the removed dirt. Generally, after using a exfoliator, it is recommended to use a moisturizer. However, an Aloe Vera scrub is also a moisturizer, and therefore this scrub can be used worry-free!
Tip: Aloe Vera can also soothe skin inflammations. Apply twice a day for best results.
3) Aloe Vera for Sunburn:
Some of us have sensitive skin. Roaming in the sun may cause extra sunburn in addition to the usual tan. As mentioned earlier, Aloe Vera has healing properties and is the best cure for Sunburn. Its cooling and hydrating effect ensures that the area affected does not sting when applied. Leaving some aloe vera gel in those areas overnight, ensure that they’re completely cured by morning. In addition, consistent use of Aloe Vera can also prove to be helpful to retain your pre-tan color.
Tip: Apply Aloe Vera gel with Lemon Juice and Honey to remove tan. Repeat once or twice weekly for best results!
4) Aloe Vera for Acne Scars:
Those who have oily skin as their skin type are prone to acne and pimples. Handling acne is a task of its own. The blemishes and scares these pimples leave behind, become permanent and are extremely difficult to remove. Aloe Vera is considered to have anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, that can heal and remove blemishes over time. Before investing in expensive medications, try Aloe Vera with Lemon Juice or Aloe Vera with Turmeric powder as a face pack to gradually remove acne scars. The second face mask has Turmeric, which is also known for its anti-inflammatory properties and is capable of providing a glow.
Tip: Aloe Vera is also capable of curing stretch marks. Apply thrice a day along with a few drops of Tea Tree Oil on the marks for best results!
5) Aloe Vera for Skin Nourishment:
Aloe Vera’s magic has the best results when it is left to work overnight. Apply and massage plain Aloe Vera gel on your face and neck before sleeping. Aloe Vera is capable of making you sleep better because of its calming properties. You can wake up in the morning to glowing and well-moisturized skin with an immense glow. Consistent application and use can help nourish your skin over time, making is way more supple and healthy.
Tip: Use Aloe Vera gel along with Rose Water for even better results.
Apart from its healing properties, Aloe Vera is your go-to ingredient because it is easily available. You can grow Aloe Vera at home, and extract its gel on the go. You can also make Aloe Vera gel and store it in the refrigerator for quite some time. Start using Aloe Vera now for better glowing, shiny and well-moisturized skin always!