The Aloe Vera is believed to have originated 6000 years ago.
Aloe vera is a succulent plant that has both ,internal and external applications.Different parts of the plant are used for different purposes. There are two medicinally useful parts of the aloe vera plant. First, the leaves are filled with a clear gel.The second substance the plant produces is called aloe latex. This is the yellow pulp that’s found just under the outer part of the plant leaf.
Aloe vera is medicinal, and like all plant medicines, should not be consumed more than a week or two at a time in large doses. You need to cut a piece of aloe about 1 inch long and open up the skin and only add in the clear gel of the aloe plant.
The plant has been linked to many potential benefits:
-Aloe Vera contains over 75 different nutrients including vitamins A, C, E, folic acid, choline, B1, B2, B3 (niacin), B6, minerals calcium, magnesium, zinc, chromium, selenium, sodium, iron, potassium, copper, manganese, enzymes, sugars, anthraquinones or phenolic compounds, lignin, saponins, sterols, amino acids and salicylic acid. There are about 22 amino acids that are necessary for the human body. Aloe vera also includes range of fatty acids. Aloe contains three plant sterols, helpful in reducing symptoms of allergies and acid indigestion. Other fatty acids include linoleic, linolenic, myristic, caprylic, oleic, palmitic, and stearic.
Aloe contains aloin, which is an anthraquinone that gives aloe vera its laxative properties and may help treat constipation. The Aloe Vera is used to smoothen and cleanse the digestive tract and help boost digestion. The amazing thing about using Aloe Vera internally is that it helps with both constipation and diarrhea.Aloe Vera has also have anti-parasitic and anti-microbial properties.
Aloe Vera helps with sunburn through its powerful healing activity at the epithelial level of the skin, a layer of cells that cover the body. It acts as a protective layer on the skin and helps replenish its moisture..
The application of Aloe Vera on wounds can accelerate the healing process , higher than other conventional medications.
The Aloe Vera has already been used by ancient doctors, especially the Chinese, in treating various diseases and ailments.
Aloe Vera juice has natural detoxifying components that effectively clean the circulatory and digestive system. The Aloe Vera is able to accelerate the absorption level of nutrients by the body, this results in a better blood circulation
The Aloe Vera is able to neutralize harmful bacteria with the use of its antibacterial components.
The antioxidant property of the Aloe Vera helps the body be protected by other environmental factors such as stress, pollution and more. We all know gastric cancer as something that affects your daily digestion. This cancer originates when there are rapidly growing cancer cells in the stomach lining.
Aloe vera extracts also offer magical properties for the management of psoriasis. Aloe vera extracts applied on the skin show antitoxic and antipsoriatic properties in the healing of this skin condition. Aloe vera extracts have no side-effects so it can be considered a safer and more natural alternative to cure psoriasis.
Aloe Vera is a gelatinous plant food, just like seaweeds and chia seeds. The main benefit to consuming gelatinous plant foods in your diet is that these gels move through the intestinal tract absorbing toxins along the way and get eliminated through the colon. This will help the proper elimination of waste from your body and help the detoxification of your body.
Aloe is also an immune enhancer because of its high level of anti-oxidants, which help combat the unstable compounds known as free-radicals. Aloe is also an antipyretic which means it used to reduce or prevent fever.