What is aloe vera?
Aloe Vera is a cactus plant that has been cultivated since the times of the Ancient Egyptians, who called it the "plant of immortality". Aloe leaves, when broken off, secrete a clear healing gel which can be applied to the skin as a natural remedy for many problems.
Why should I use aloe vera gel?
Aloe vera gel is a great ingredient in natural moisturiser.
Especially good for damaged skin, pure aloe vera gel is often used in treatments for skin damaged by the sun
For those who have scalp conditions such as dandruff, aloe vera gel can provide a natural relief
Aloe vera gel added to a skin treatment soothes and cools skin, providing relief for sore spots
It fights aging, aloe vera gel contains many vitamins and anti-oxidants, making it a great choice for an anti-aging formula
If you make your own lotions, aloe vera gel is one of the most popular additions
Aloe vera gel can help reduce the appearance of stretch marks
Great in a lip balm recipe
Create your own after-shave lotion to help prevent razor burn
How will my aloe vera gel come packaged?
Depending on the option that you have selected, your aloe vera gel will either be delivered in a resealable pouch, or a clear plastic tub. There will be a small label to identify the contents, and invoice and not much more. We have reduced the complexity of our packaging to provide a no-frills service at a fantastic price, which means that you pay for the quality of the product, not the packaging.
How should I use my aloe vera gel?
For skin: Blend with coconut oil or other oils to create your own skin treatment.
For hair: Blend equal quantities of aloe vera gel and water together with a few drops of essential oil to create a leave-in conditioner that you can spray into your hair when it becomes unmanageable
For lips: Melt a teaspoon of petroleum jelly in a double boiler, mix it with half a teaspoon of aloe vera gel and a few drops of vitamin E. Blend well and then pour into an old lip balm container to solidify and then enjoy once cooled!
How does aloe vera work?
Aloe vera contains 9 of the 10 essential amino acids, as well as all of the B complex vitamins, vitamin C, beta-carotene, choline and folic acid. Aloe vera also contains lignins, which is associated with aloe vera's fantastic ability to penetrate the skin. Also, aloe vera contains mucopolysaccharides which are thought to be vital to our body's normal daily functioning.
Ingredients: Aqua, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Glycerin, Carbomer, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate
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