Aloe Vera has been an age old remedy for numerable problems. It is a plant with medicinal properties that can cure everything from an aching stomach to itchy skin. It is one of the most widely used plants all over the world.
Your parents and grandparents swore by it, and here's a few reasons why you should too:
1. Reduces stretch marks and wrinkles:
For a woman, stretch marks and wrinkles are a sign of aging. Once you have a baby, these signs become quite prominent. Use aloe vera based products on your skin to reduce wrinkles and stretch marks. This not only moisturises your skin but also leaves it supple and lighter. It's reduces the marks in a few weeks, if used regularly.
2. Reduces acne and helps lighten blemishes:
The gel of an aloe vera plant is known to be quite effective in reducing acne and blemishes. It's a natural remedy for skin issues and irritation. Being pregnant changes your skin and can cause acne and blemishes. Instead of investing in expensive products, this is a cost-effective and easy way to reduce such problems. It’s like using one product for a number of skin problems.
3. Cures constipation:
You can experience constipation in the first few months, aloe vera mixed in water can help soothe your tummy. Constipation can be cured for any age, with a little intake of aloe vera, but make sure that the quantity of aloe vera is appropriate of different age groups. It is better if you only use aloe vera juice after the age of 12 years.
4. Boosts the immune system:
Aloe Vera helps with building your immune system. Small intakes of it in the form of juice can help your immune system. Aloe vera has enzymes which stimulate your immune system and can help fight infections.
5. Cures rashes and wounds:
The gel of an aloe vera helps to keep your skin clear. It soothes the skin and gives it a cooling effect. It works wonders for sensitive skin, especially for your baby.
6. It may be a cure for acid reflux:
Acid refluxes can be a huge source of discomfort for you. Some people believe that aloe vera can help soothe acid reflux symptoms due to its cooling properties, but it is better to speak to a professional about it to clear any doubts.
Disclaimer: This article is only suggestive and not to be taken as medical advice. Although aloe vera is a natural and safe ingredient in your skin care, consult a professional before applying or consuming it.