Benefits of Aloe Vera For Skin and Hair
Aloe vera is a magic herb known for its healing properties. Wondering how to use Aloe Vera for skin and hair? Read more to find out!
Aloe Vera has been a base for a lot of cosmetic products. The reason why Aloe Vera is such a popular ingredient for skin and hair care products is its nutrient-rich gel. The gooey substance present in this wonder herb is rich in Vitamins A, B, C and E. Made up of water and a few inorganic and organic compounds, it has a protein which contains 18 of the 20 amino acids required by the body.
In Ayurveda, Aloe Vera is used extensively for skin and hair care as it has a complex carbohydrate that helps nutrients reach and nourish cells while simultaneously getting rid of the toxins present- This results in healthier hair and skin.
Aloe Vera for skin
Aloe Vera is a great remedy for skin problems. The gel extracted from Aloe Vera can be used to deal with skin abrasions. It has also been known to reduce the signs of ageing. Many topical skincare products and even personal care products, toiletries, and skin cosmetics include aloe Vera extract. It helps in curing stings, rashes, acne, and psoriasis.
Aloe Vera for dry skin
Aloe Vera boosts skin moisture. Beauty products consisting of aloe vera have been known to provide better hydration to the skin. The gel can also be used to complement treatments for dry skin. Aloe Vera also can be used to treat pigmentation and reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Aloe Vera for oily skin
Aloe Vera helps moisturise skin in a non-greasy way making it perfect for oily skin. The moisturising properties of aloe vera may also help treat skin inflammation and minor irritations and burns.
Aloe Vera for sensitive skin
Sensitive skin is prone to breakouts and damage. Aloe Vera, with its healing properties, is one of the most effective herbs for sensitive skin. In its case, very rare cases of contact allergy have been reported.
Aloe Vera For Hair Growth
Aloe Vera is proven to be an excellent option for promoting hair growth naturally. The hair products that contain it are essential for healthy hair. The gel helps to treat hair loss. It has an enzyme that is beneficial in stimulating hair growth.
Aloe Vera shampoo improves blood circulation and helps reduce stress and mental strain. In fact, it has anti-inflammatory properties that effectively treat ‘Androgenic Alopecia’. Using it regularly as shampoo and conditioner, helps to prevent the disturbing problem of premature hair loss.
Aloe Vera for stretch marks
Other than its many benefits for hair and skin, Aloe Vera is known for its healing properties. Stretch marks are caused due to an unnatural stretching of the skin. The many nutrients and carbohydrates present in Aloe Vera improve the elasticity of the skin and reduce stretch marks.
Tuya’s Dhanwantharam and Aloe Stretch Mark cream is perfect for expecting mothers. It is a unique blend of nature’s potent ingredients which helps increase immunity and reduce inflammation. It also helps in relieving pain during pregnancy.