Aloe cleanse pores ,preventing skin oiliness, moisturizes the skin and slows down aging.If you have an aloe plant , cut one of the leaves , closer to the ground is better because they have more components, open in the middle and collect the gel into a container.
Protective mask for dry and damaged hair
• 1 small spoon of aloe vera
• 1 table spoon of honey
• 1 teaspoon of castor oil
Mix all ingredients together and massage the head gently rubbing the scalp.
Leave for 30-40 minutes before soak. After shampooing, rinse with chamomile and then with water. Applying one to two times a week, your hair will regain their elasticity.
Cooling help for legs
•2 table spoon of aloe vera gel
• 1/2 teaspoon of peppermint oil
Mix the ingredients in a bowl and, when your legs feel tired and heavy, spread a small amount and massage until absorbed.
Body cream for dry skin
1 cup olive oil
2/3 cup rose water
1/3 cup aloe gel
2 drops of rose oil
14 gr of beeswax
In a saucepan, mix on low heat olive oil with beeswax until melted. Allow the mixture to cool. In another pot, boil the rose water with the gel then add to the first mixture.After you mix all together in a blender until it Becomes cream.Last add the rose oil. Store in a jar for one month.
For fungal foot: Apply aloe vera gel on the area and wrap it with a bandage. Repeat until the infection is gone.
For bruises: Apply aloe directly on the bump 3-4 times a day or cut a sheet and tie it onto the hit point. pain and swelling will decrease substantially.
For small cuts and abrasions: First clean the wound and then apply aloe or soak a bandage with aloe juice and tie it to the region. Repeat until slicing or skinning closed. The regenerative action of aloe will help to heal quickly the small wound.
For eczema: you can still use it externally as ointment, and drink 1-2 teaspoons daily until the eczema improves.
What to watch out
When aloe is used for application to the skin, it is considered safe as long the juice avoid entering directly onto extensive open wound. The potential to cause an allergic reaction is rare. On the other hand, consumption of aloe by mouth wants attention, because it can cause cramping and diarrhea.
The women during pregnancy and breastfeeding, and those who have problems such as abdominal pain, ileus, or a history of allergy to garlic, onion and other plants of this family should avoid taking it.
The aloe can interact with hydrocortisone, diuretics, anticoagulants and drugs for diabetes. This may, for example, improve the functioning of the pancreas, which required adjustment of the insulin dose.
Because of its laxative action, can still throw potassium levels in the blood and cause arrhythmias
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