ALOE VERA, THE MAGIC PLANT

Why is Aloe Vera such a powerful ingredients in skincare products, and why should you incorporate it in your everyday skincare routine.

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Benefits of Aloe Vera on Irritated, sensitive and acne-prone Skin

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  • Its anti-inflammatory properties can reduce skin swelling and irritation due to external environmental factors or reactions to topical products
  • It supports the production and release of collagen
  • It speeds up wound and scar healing 
  • It reduces the swelling from burns especially sunburns
  • It treats fungal and bacterial infections
  • It has an antioxidant effect that can help repair sun damage and slow down the aging process of the skin
  • It contains 98% water, which helps moisturize, soothe, and hydrate the skin
  • It helps to make the skin more flexible and supple, rather than stiff and leathery
  • It has a cooling effect on rashes or sunburns

Severe irritated and sensitive skin can need medications, but sometimes aloe vera can heal the skin if rashes are mild. This powerful plant is renowned for its anti-inflammatory, cosmetic, and medicinal properties; additionally, it's a rich source of vitamins A, B, C, E, and antioxidants. The transparent gel-like liquid in the leaf's inner part gives us amazing skin advantages which can heal wounds and inflammation, including skin rashes, skin irritation, and mild burns. The aloe vera extracts also have unusual skin-healing and moisturizing properties because their gel is built up of over 98% water.

You can directly apply aloe vera gel from the plant, or you can purchase body and skincare products made from the plant itself. Most of the time, products found in the market is always mixed with chemicals and other preservatives. Make sure you purchase one that is naturally produced. A good option is the Aloe Tonic, and The Cure Clarifying Facial Serum from Babe Essentials

Benefits of Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera provides amazing benefits, especially if your skin is sensitive and easily irritated. After adding this beneficial ingredient to your skincare routine, you will obtain the many benefits it has to offer. Incorporating a consistent routine will aloe vera will get you flawless looking skin. Read below to know the benefits and reasons you need to incorporate the magic plant in your skincare regimen.

Soothes Sunburn

Sun rays are beneficial for the human body, but excessive sun exposure can cause damage, particularly to those who have sensitive skin. Aloe is best for treating burns and is completely safe to use topically. Applying aloe vera gel on the affected area multiple times per day will improve your irritation in less than two days. However, it won't offer appropriate treatment for more severe burns, including boils, blisters, and peeling skin. Try to apply sunscreen daily to avoid sunburns. 

Cleanses the Skin from external factors

Aloe Vera can improve the recovery of your skin by clearing the build-up caused by pollution and dirt. Aloe is packed with antiseptic and antibacterial properties that clean impurities considerately and shield skin from bacteria, preventing acne breakouts and skin infections. In addition, it preserves the skin from the damaging effects of pollution and makes the skin more resilient and flexible than hard and leathery.

Reduced Signs of Aging

Your skin looks more wrinkled, saggy, and less flexible as you get older. Aloe Vera can delay the process of aging when applied consistently; it balances the skin's moisture and reestablishes its radiance. When you regularly use aloe vera on your face, wrinkles and fine lines start to diminish and you will notice a clear differentiation in your skin’s daily texture. In addition, Aloe vera is a noted ingredient in many anti-wrinkle creams and can boost skin elasticity and repair skin cells. Therefore, it helps to prevent premature aging of the skin.

Diminish Skin Irritation

Aloe vera has antimicrobial capabilities, and anti-inflammatory properties that help prevent infections, treat irritation, inflammation, and skin rashes. It is the most beneficial ingredient for sensitive skin due to its cooling properties, instantly relieving irritated skin affected by infection, sunburn, rash, and itchiness. This is the perfect essential ingredient during the summer time.

Moisturize the skin

Aloe Vera has been declared to be an exceptional moisturizer also for oily and sensitive skin. So if you don't feel comfortable with heavy and greasy moisturizers, you should go for products that contains the hero ingredient of aloe. Skip the chemically packed products and go for something more natural. Using aloe vera frequently on the face can help to moisturize the skin and treat various skin conditions. Aloe Vera frequently holds 96% of water, and without any greasy feeling, it locks in moisture right after applying it on the skin.

Recommended Products

Aloe works wonders when combined with other ingredients. So another way to include Aloe Vera in your daily skincare routine is to choose skincare products that have Aloe Vera ingredients in them. Aloe is best combined with essential oils such as tea tree, lavender, clove, to name a few. Here are the two best Aloe products from Babe Essentials.

Aloe Tonic - Aloe Water Face Toner

Our Facial Toner is packed with numerous and powerful ingredients such as: Aloe Barbadensis Miller (Aloe Vera Gel), Hamamelis (Witch Hazel), and Glycerin. A toner is the second step of your skincare routine and preps your skin for the next product. It eliminates dirt, oil, and dead skin cells. It refreshes the skin and balances the skin's pH level without removing its natural moisture.

The Cure - Aloe Clarifying Facial Serum

The Cure Aloe Clarifying Facial Serum  is one of our best sellers. It is called the  magic serum. It help decrease sebum levels and makes a perfect serum for acne-prone or oily skin. Enriched with enzymes, Vitamins A and C, antioxidants, and anti-inflammatory essential oils, the serum help lift impurities, clarify skin, reduce breakouts, and soothe and hydrate your skin. In addition, it can stimulate the skin's barrier, enhance skin appearance and uneven skin tone.

Now that you know the many benefits that Aloe has to offer your skin, it's time to incorporate the magic plant into your skincare routine.