What is Aloe Vera?
Aloe vera is a succulent plant that belongs to the genus-group ‘Aloe’ and is found in tropical climates and all over the world. It has been used as a medicinal plant for thousands of years both topically and through ingestion.
The ancient Egyptians wrote about Aloe Vera on papyrus about its anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving effects. In the time of the pharaohs, the Egyptians idealised aloe vera and called it “the plant of immortality”. It can be found written on papyrus describing the anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving effects. It was named by the pharaoh as the “elixir of eternal life”. Ancient writings attribute Cleopatra’s daily use of aloe vera to her clear complexion and soft skin.
What are the benefits of Aloe Vera on the skin?
Lignans increase absorbtion into the skin
Can l use Aloe Vera everyday?
If you have no negative skin reactions to aloe vera then you can use it every day. Applying a small amount can help treat various skin conditions, including acne, eczema, and sunburn.