Aloe vera has been used for a host of healing purposes since ancient Egyptians prized it as the “plant of immortality.” Renowned for being deeply hydrating, refreshing and moisturizing for skin, the aloe vera plant is boosted with minerals, amino acids, folic acid and Vitamins A,C & E. It’s no wonder that the aloe plant is called the “potted physician.” So, let’s jump into 3 benefits of using aloe vera juice in your skincare routine!
Aloe Vera Juice is Loaded With Minerals to Soothe and Repair Skin.
The aloe plant contains more than 200 compounds: vitamins, minerals, amino acids, enzymes, polysaccharides, fatty acids, salicylic acid, antioxidants, and flavonoids, making it perfect skincare staple to soothe, soften, and replenish parched skin. Your skin will also drink up key minerals like iron, calcium, magnesium, and zinc!
Aloe Vera is More Hydrating Than Water!
Aloe vera is a water-dense plant that is more hydrating than water, making it ideal for hydrating and plumping the skin’s surface. Because our skin requires hydration and nourishment to help cleanse impurities and renew the skin, the folic Acid and Vitamin B-12 in aloe vera juice provide key moisture to skin, helping it replenish itself and combat any dryness.
Aloe Vera Juice Refreshes and Cools Skin
Because of it’s enzymes and antioxidants, aloe vera is used to reduce inflammation, redness, and keep skin brightened — decreasing the signs of aging skin! Now that’s something we can all drink up!
Despite tons of new botanical ingredients being introduced to the skincare world every season, aloe vera reminds a constant that has been hailed for centuries for prowess in soothing repairing, and hydrate skin!