And according to “Medical News Today”, it is also considered a useful treatment, as it reduces constipation and protects the liver from toxins, and other benefits.
The benefits of aloe vera gel for health and skin
Aloe vera gel contains antioxidants, including polyphenols, which are important to prevent the growth of harmful bacteria, and protect against infection, which helps reduce diseases.
Aloe vera contains latex, which is the substance under the skin of aloe vera and is sticky in yellow color, which has a laxative effect on the stomach, which helps reduce constipation.
Aloe vera also contains enzymes that help break down sugars and fats, which helps complete the digestive process efficiently.
You can add aloe vera gel to a cup of warm water and drink it, which helps you get rid of excess toxins in the body, and thus it maintains the health of the liver and improves its functions.
Studies have confirmed that aloe vera gel may aid in weight loss, as taking about 147 mg of aloe vera gel twice daily for 8 weeks reduces excess body fat.
Aloe vera gel is used to treat burns, especially of the first and second degree, and you can also treat burns caused by sunlight, by applying aloe vera gel to the affected area and leaving it for a quarter of an hour.
Aloe vera gel is a kind of anti-bacterial and anti-fungal that helps treat burns in a short time.
Protection from tooth decay
The site pointed out that aloe vera gel is able to protect against decay, reduce the accumulation of bacteria on the teeth and the accumulation of plaque, which is one of the causes of tooth decay.
In addition, it reduces the stains that appear on the teeth by adding a small portion of aloe vera gel to the toothpaste while cleaning it.
Protection from wrinkles of the skin
Applying aloe vera gel to the skin helps reduce skin aging and boost natural collagen production, which helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine marks.
In addition, it helps moisturize the skin, reduce inflammation and get rid of dead skin cells.
Mouth ulcer treatment
Studies have confirmed that aloe vera gel helps treat mouth ulcers in a quick time, and this is because aloe vera contains anti-inflammatory and anti-fungi, as well as it helps reduce pain.
Get rid of dandruff
It contains anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, which helps get rid of itchy and dandruff, as well as that aloe vera gel helps to strengthen hair follicles and moisturize the scalp.