Aloe vera

You must grow Aloe Vera plant at your home for better health.

Aloe vera family name: Lilliaceae  ,English name: Indian Aloe ,Sanskrit: Ghritkumarika

Appearance:

Aloe Vera plant does not contain stem. Thick muscular leaves grow directly from root from all sides. Leaves are of 1-2 ft size and 2 inch width. Plant bears flowers in the winter season.

Aloe Vera

Properties:

Aloe Vera plants provides many amazing benefits for skin, hair and weight loss.It is beneficial for eyes and rejuvenator. It promotes physical strength, improves potency and cures , liver disorders, spleen disorders, semen production, cough, fever and cyst. It is beneficial in curing burns. It cures pitta, blood disorders and skin disorders. It promotes digestive functions and promotes digestion, stimulates, liver and in large amounts it is purgative and anthelmintic. It is unctuous and warm and hence increases the blood circulation in uterus. It excites and strengthens the muscles of uterus and increases contraction.

This plant is known all over the world for its unbelievable healing properties.  It has translucent gel in it which is made up of around 96% water, some organic and inorganic compounds, a type of protein which contains 18 of the 20 amino acids found in the body and lastly, Vitamin A, B, C and E.

 

Aloe Vera for Hair fall : 
Aloe Vera contains something called proteolytic enzymes which repairs dead skin cells on the scalp. It also acts as a great conditioner and leaves your hair all smooth and shiny. It promotes hair growth, prevents itching on the scalp, reduces dandruff and conditions your hair. Diane Gage, author of  Aloe Vera: Nature’s Soothing Healer says, “Keratin, the primary protein of hair, consists of amino acids, oxygen, carbon, and small amounts of hydrogen, nitrogen, and sulphur. Aloe vera has a chemical make up similar to that of keratin and it rejuvenates the hair with its own nutrients, giving it more elasticity and preventing breakage.

Take the pulp of Red Indian Aloe(Plant which bears orange or red coloured flowers) . Dilute it in sprit and apply the paste on hair. It turns the hair black. When applied on the bald head ,it promotes hair growth.

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Aloe Vera for Weight-Loss

It’s not just the beauty industry that’s obsessing over the benefits of aloe vera, the health industry can’t stop raving about it either. According to Britt Brandon, the author of The Everything Guide to Aloe Vera for Health, “Aloe vera can improve the effectiveness of your diet and maximize your weight-loss potential. With ample amounts of vitamins and minerals that contribute to weight-loss, as well as amino acids and enzymes , aloe vera ensures your diet is not only supportive of weight-loss, but also improves the body’s absorption and utilization, improving overall health as well as weight-loss success.”

Eye disorders

Apply the pulp of the Indian aloe vera on eyes. It cures the redness of eyes and reduces the heat of the eyes. It is also beneficial in viral conjunctivitis.

Take 1 gram of pulp and add 375 mg of poppy in it. Tie the mixture the in piece of cloth. Dip this cloth in water and apply the cloth on the eyes. It cures pain in the eyes.

Cleaning the Air

It’s renowned for its ability to rid the air of certain toxins, including benzene and formaldehyde. “In various studies concerning plants and their ability to create suitable space station habitats. It is found that there are a variety of different plants you can use to help purify the air and provide cleaner air to breathe for yourself and your family,” Polk says. “Aloe helps specifically clean your air from benzene, which is commonly found in paint and certain chemical cleaners and is known to be a carcinogen.”

This palnt is used in a wide range of health products, like diet supplements, juices etc. It’s rich in anti-oxidants which means it helps cut out free radicals in the body and boost your immunity. It’s also a good source of protein so it helps muscle development and gives you copious amounts of energy. There are countless studies that prove how effective aloe vera is for weight-loss, but it should be consumed regularly and over a long period of time for it to really work

It is also used to treat following issues :

Ear worms

Bronchitis

Gastric tumour

Stomach pain

Menstrual cycle

Bleeding piles

Constipation in children

Diabetes

Jaundice

Liver disorders

Ulcers, wound

Burns

Aloe vera is used in a wide range of health products, like diet supplements, juices etc. It’s rich in anti-oxidants which means it helps cut out free radicals in the body and boost your immunity. It’s also a good source of protein so it helps muscle development and gives you copious amounts of energy. There are countless studies that prove how effective aloe vera is for weight-loss, but it should be consumed regularly and over a long period of time for it to really work