Post by DoctoriDuniya
It is no exaggeration to refer Aloe Vera as a “Wonder Plant”. It comes under the plant family that contains more than 500 species of flowering succulent plants. Study after study has linked Aloe Vera with tremendous health benefits and medicinal properties. A research revealed that Aloe Vera has been used for hundreds of years and is currently more popular than ever and widely used today in foods, cosmetics, food supplements and herbal remedies. The benefits of Aloe Vera are endless. The antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties are effective in treating mild to moderate acne, constipation, various skin conditions, diabetes-induced foot ulcers, and burn treatment. It helps removes bacteria from skin, protects from UV radiation of sunlight, soothes rashes and skin Irritations, good for dry hair and itchy scalp, etc. Though the way of use and its efficacy may vary from person to person that means it may be effective for you and may not be effective for others.
Let us know more about the health benefits and medical uses of Aloe Vera.
1) Cure Skin Conditions-
It is widely and effectively used in treating an array of skin conditions. Its antimicrobial and antioxidant properties have beneficial effects on human skin. It has been used in treating acne, pimples, psoriasis, dermatitis, skin rashes, marks, skin aging, sunburn, etc. It also potentially protects from the adverse effect of sunlight, prevents skin damage and provides moisture.
2) Good for Teeth and gums-
According to a study published recently, it is reported that it helps fight tooth cavities, germs and bacteria, and reduce pain.
3) Diabetes-induced foot ulcers-
Aloe Vera has tremendous ability to heal wound. Its anti-bacterial properties help treat diabetes-induced foot ulcers.
4) Heals Wounds from burns-
According to some top plastic surgeons it has been proved that Aloe Vera helps heal wounds from burn at a faster rate. Its antimicrobial agent provides rapid relief from the itching and burning sensation.
5) Helps with digestions-
Its anti-inflammatory properties help in digestion problem. It helps balance acid /pH level, regularizes bowel processing, encourages digestive bacteria and prevents from yeast formation. So it is recommended to have Aloe Vera juice a day to prevent digestion problems like irritable bowel syndrome. It has been associated with increased immune system.
6) Good for hair and scalp-
Aloe Vera can be considered as best treatment for dry hair and itchy scalp. Its medicinal properties provide full nourishment to your hair and scalp including enough of vitamins and minerals. It helps treat dandruff, remove dead cells, and regenerate new skin tissues. It helps your hair to grow strong and healthy.
7) Treats Diabetes-
The consumption of Aloe Vera has been also linked to reduced risk of diabetes complications. It has been also linked to treat diabetes and reduced risk of cardiovascular problems.
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