Aloe Vera, a perennial plant, is mostly cultivated worldwide for its medicinal and agricultural advantages. Aloe gel is extracted from the fleshy leaves of this unique plant. This special plant is popular globally for its therapeutic benefits too.
Aloe gel carries of many phytochemicals having possible antioxidant properties such as anthraquinone. Similarly, salicylic acid is also there in the gel, which is known to have antibacterial properties.
Aloe Vera has been in use since ancient times. Mostly used for topical application or treatment of cuts, rash, burns, stings, and any many more skin problems. The plant is rich in vitamin E which helps in lessening the harmful effects of Ultraviolet rays. It prevents sunburns, blisters and pimples. In many cases, it has been proved that gel application over third-degree burns, enables faster healing and helps in faster restoration of the skin. Furthermore, the aloe gel also removes tan and stretch marks.
The aloe gel consists of anti-inflammatory property which reduces many inflammatory conditions such as arthritis. Aloe gel when applied regularly decreases the joint and muscular pain. Application of the gel tackles swelling and redness by eventually reducing the pain.
Researchers also explained that Aloe Vera has many compounds that arrest the growth of cancerous cells which prevents tumor formation.
Gift yourself an aloe plant this new year and feel blessed!
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