Aloe vera, Aloe Vera is commonly called or, is a green plant with thorns that is sharp enough. Since thousands of years ago, Aloe Vera has been used for various purposes, whether for everyday care for themselves to treat the disease.
Need to know that Aloe Vera is 1 of the 10 best-selling types of plants that are often developed for medicines and raw materials industries. This is because the plants are rich in a variety of useful content, such as enzymes, amino acids, minerals, vitamins, polysaccharides, and more.
“Aloe Vera grows in arid scrub areas and the tropics, such as in Indonesia. Efficacy of Aloe Vera has already proven since thousands of years ago, so it is believed to be an ingredient in the cosmetic industry, pharmaceutical, and food, “
In addition to the things that have been known in General, Aloe Vera also had a hidden benefit. What are the benefits of it?
1. Treating insect bites
Insect bites bother you when are your activities? Apply Aloe Vera gel or water on the area of the body be bitten. Anti inflammatory properties of this plant could eliminate the itching, keep you from scratching, and reduces swelling.
If you get poisonous insect bites, Aloe Vera claimed can reduce as well as slow down the effects of the poison. However, you are not encouraged to make Aloe Vera as the main way to overcome the poisonous insect bites.
2. Natural makeup remover
If you are looking for a natural makeup remover that is cheap and does not irritate the skin, try recipes water juice of Aloe Vera and olive oil. The combination of the two allows you to remove the makeup gently while damming and rejuvenate the skin.
In fact, Aloe Vera has antibacterial properties which can prevent bacteria from infecting the skin pores. This all-around plant also helps dispose of impurities and excess oils from the skin.