Ellie Levenson

Tips and Tricks

4 benefits of using Aloe Vera on your skin

Aloe Vera has countless benefits for the skin, face, immune system, etc. – basically, it’s a miracle plant that can be used to cure almost everything. When it comes to your face – Aloe Vera is the solution for any problem out there. I would definitely recommend you grab yourself an Aloe Vera Gel (either from the leaves of the plant or in a tube and start using it). You can only benefit from this plant.

If you decide to buy the gel in a tube be very careful when deciding which one to choose. Look at the ingredients – the less they are, the better. The first ingredient is always the one that is dominant and it should be ‘‘aloe vera barbadensis leaf juice’’. If it’s water or anything else – do not buy it.

When it comes to using it for the skin, in a nutshell, I can say that it fights acne, can prevent dark spots, and it’s perfect for wrinkles and slowing down all of the unpleasant signs of aging that our skin shows.

This plant has almost any vitamin you can think of – vitamins A, B, C, D and E. It’s also rich in minerals like magnesium and zinc.

– Is your skin sunburned?

The gel of this plant is extremely hydrating and moisturize your skin – it’s 99% water after all. It’s all your skin needs after you have been sitting in the sun.

– Fights acne

Aloe Vera has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties which are great in fighting acne. The bacteria cannot build-up (and as we all know, this is a huge cause of acne).

The gel of Aloe Vera is known for its healing benefits. It will speed up the healing process of your skin and will remove scars and blemishes.

– Do you have dark circles?

Aloe Vera is better than any eye cream out there. Apply the gel under your eyes and not only will it depuff them but your dark circles will fade over time.

– Use Aloe Vera as a moisturizer

As I previously mentioned, it contains 99% water which makes it one of the best way to hydrate your skin. It’s natural, has no chemicals. Your skin will thank you.