Aloe Vera Plant for Acne
Are you one of many people who are tired of suffering from acne issues? Here is the solution for your acne that is much cheaper and safe than your chemical products; Aloe Vera it is.
What is Acne?
Acne is basically a skin problem that happens due to the skin pores when become blocked with excess of oil, bacteria and dead cells. They are generally red in color and occur most commonly on ones face, back and chest.
What is Aloe Vera?
Aloe Vera is a plant that is considered to be the oldest yet most effective remedy for treatment of acne. It also can treat sunburns and first and second degree burns plus it has the power to heal minor cuts, wounds and abrasions. This plant that looks like a cactus, and consists of thick leaves that contain gel which is full of anti-bacterial, scar reducing, anti-inflammatory etc. properties and can boost the immune system.
Aloe Vera is rich with essential minerals, vitamins, enzymes, and amino acids etc. which are important for your internal and external health. Besides curing acne issues, the juice of Aloe Vera can also be quite effective for diabetic patients and can relieve you from different type of ulcers.
Aloe Vera treats Acne- How?
Aloe Vera plant contains hormones which are called polysaccharides and gibberellins that can kill the bacteria that are responsible for causing bacteria. Aloe Vera naturally has the ability to remove the dirt and excess oil from the skin that can cause bacterial infections. Aloe Vera helps in reducing the redness pain and inflammation that are linked with the acne because of the soothing properties of this plant. The scars of acne can also be reduced with the usage of Aloe Vera gel.
How is Aloe Vera Best Used?
The best way of using Aloe Vera gel is when it’s extracted fresh from its leaf because it has healing properties that can treat the affected area really well. It undo any kind of inflammation and other skin disorders.
To keep an Aloe Vera at your home is the best option because it is a cheap method and will save a lot of your efforts too as the plant is a remedy for many issues.
How Should Aloe Vera be Applied?
Aloe Vera can be used in different types; some of them are described below.
Take a few Aloe Vera leaves and extract the gel from them and rub it on the infected area. Repeat the process from about 5 minutes and then clean it with water. Apply moisturizer (oil-free). For best results repeat the process daily. This method is very effective for treating acne scars.
Remedy # 2:-
Take few leaves of fresh Aloe Vera and take out its gel then blend it with 4-5 drops of lemon well and after doing so refrigerate the paste. Apply it on the area that is affected before sleeping bed and leave it for night. Next morning rinse with water. For better results repeat the procedure on regular basis.
Remedy # 3:-
Extract the Aloe Vera gel and blend it well with milk, honey, turmeric and rose water well. Apply the paste on the infected area and leave for about 20 minutes and the rinse off with water. Repeat the process on daily basis for best result.
Remedy 3 4:-
Take a few leaves of Aloe Vera and boil them for 5 almost minutes. Then blend the leaves and mix some honey in it till it becomes a paste. Apply it to infected area and rub it for 2 minutes and leave it, after 20 minutes wash it off with cold water.
Here are some of the precautions for treating the acne with Aloe Vera safely.
Make sure that you do not have any type of allergy to Aloe Vera before consuming its juice for any kind of treatment. Its regular (excessive) consumption can cause stomach cramps and other such issues.
Do research before combining other ingredients with Aloe Vera before treating you acne.
Be safe and its always better to consider an expert advice before deciding how to take Aloe Vera will suit you the best.