Aloe Vera is mostly known as a topical home remedy for sunburn. But do you know that modern medical studies have suggested that Aloe Vera is good for wrinkles. Very few people know about its benefit for skin wrinkles and how to use it for preventing / treating wrinkles.
Read on here to find out whether aloe vera is good for preventing & reducing skin wrinkles and how to use it for minimizing wrinkles?
Can Aloe Vera Prevent And Reduce Wrinkles?
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has done a study on Aloe vera gel’s skin benefits. This plant does play an important role in restoring a measure of elasticity to the facial skin and delaying skin aging. It is actually very useful in restitution and regeneration of skin cells impaired due to too much and severe sunrays exposure. It has potential benefits of preventing and reduction of skin wrinkles.
Why Aloe Vera Is Good for Skin Wrinkles And Fine Lines?
According to the University of Michigan Health System, aloe vera is rich in nutrients that are essentially needed for the skin health. It has polysaccharides such as acemannon & other chemical constituents, which have potentials to promote skin healing & regeneration.
The aloe vera gel or cream get absorbed through your skin immediately and nourish the skin at the right place – providing the benefits of skin cells repair and restoration of youth to your skin.
How To Use Aloe Vera To Reduce And Prevent Wrinkles?
Take a small amount of freshly extracted gel from an aloe vera leaf or store-bought good-quality organic aloe vera gel. Using your clean fingers massage gently it into your cleansed skin in circular motion for about 2 minutes. Preferably apply before sleep so that the gel gets enough time to eliminate toxins, nourish & tone your facial skin with its healing properties.
Natural Beauty Tips:
(i) The nutrients just take about 5 to 10 minutes only to get fully absorbed. When the Aloe Vera gel dries out, you can rinse your face using cold water or can let it stay on as long as you desire.
(ii) Here is a more effective way to treat your wrinkles: Pierce one Vitamin E capsule, extract its content and mix with 1 teaspoon of aloe gel and apply to areas that are prone to formation of wrinkles.
(iii) You can also apply it as an eye cream – it works as a very effective homemade eye cream.