Aloe Vera is a commonly available in every household and serves various purposes. It is a natural remedy for many skin problems and treats major ailments in the human body.
Aloe Vera is a medicinal herb and is widely used by people in the treatment of common skin & hair problems like sun burns, tanning, acne, pigmentation of the skin, hair fall, dandruff, graying etc. These days many cosmetic companies are introducing products which consist of aloe Vera extracts as main constituent.
Aloe Vera is known for its amazing benefits on the skin & hair and being purely natural it is free from any side effects. It is extremely beneficial for the skin and has anti-bacterial properties which prevent skin irritations and aids in cuts & burns on the skin.
Aloe Vera acts as a natural moisturizer for the skin and maintains the elasticity of the skin cells which prevent lose of moisture which cause fine lines and wrinkles on the face and skin. Aloe Vera is an excellent remedy to fight signs of aging and helps in keeping the skin cells firm and radiant.
Here are some Aloe Vera recipes which can be easily prepared at home and help in dealing with uneven skin tone, sun burns and various other skin related issues.
Aloe Vera & Gram Flour face pack
Gram flour is widely used in many face packs to deal with skin pigmentation and keeping the skin free from dust & pollution in a natural way. Aloe Vera can be combined with gram flour to make a face pack which soothes the skin cells from the damaging affect of sunrays & dirt and provide relief to the skin by replenishing the moisture content of the cells.
Multani Mitti & Aloe Vera Face pack
Fuller Earthâ€™s Powder or Multani Mitti is also a staple ingredient which is used by oily skinned beauties to remove excess oil secreted on the skin surface which cause acne & pimples on the face. This face pack can be prepared by mixing Aloe Vera extract in proportion to the powder so as to get a consistent face pack which can be easily applied on the face. This face pack helps in removing oil from the surface of the skin without stripping the natural protecting layer of the skin.
Aloe Vera & Orange Peel face pack
Orange peel powder & Aloe Vera Gel also combine in an excellent manner and the resulting face pack effectively deals with the wrinkles & fine lines of the skin without drying it. The Aloe Vera composition cools & nourishes the skin properly to make it look shiny and glowing
Lemon Juice & Aloe Vera face mask
Lemon is known for its skin bleaching effect without the fear of chemicals used. While it can be combined to give a cooling and refreshing face pack with Aloe Vera extract, it also prevents skin pigmentation due to sun exposure in an amazing way.
Rose water & Aloe Vera face mask
Rose water is already used by women for many cosmetic and beautifying purposes. It tones the skin and gives a cooling effect. Aloe Vera can be used with few drops of rose water to give the added effect of both the ingredients. Aloe Vera fights skin irritations and moisturizes the skin properly.
Curd, Lemon & Aloe Vera
Another kitchen supply which can be used with Aloe Vera is Curd and this face pack has immediate effects on the skin. Curd and lemon is mixed with Aloe Vera gel to make a viscous mixture which is applied on the skin. This face pack is very good for all those who wish to achieve an added glow on the face.
Aloe Vera and cucumber face pack
Cucumber is also known for its skin lightening properties and is known to effectively remove the dark circles formed under the eye. Aloe Vera Gel is mixed with Cucumber extract or juice as per wish and kept on the face for a while. After rinsing, you get a refreshing & smooth skin. This face pack has cooling properties and is ideal to be used during summer season.
Rice flour &Aloe Vera face pack
Rice flour and Aloe Vera gel form a good exfoliating face pack and remove the dead skin cells in the safest way. It can also be used as a face scrub by increasing the quantity of Rice flour in the pack.
Turmeric & Aloe Vera face pack
Aloe Vera gel can also be combined with turmeric powder which is known to enhance the skin complexion. This is also a good face pack for treating pimples and acne as both Turmeric & Aloe Vera are anti-bacterial in nature and prevent bacterial infection on the skin.
Sandalwood powder & Aloe Vera face pack
Sandalwood powder is also known for its numerous beauty benefits and has extremely cooling properties on the skin. Aloe Vera gel is used with sandal wood powder to give relief from the harmful rays of the sun which tend to give a burning sensation to the skin tissues. It is easy to make and is effective in removing tanning of the skin.
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