Aloe vera has been used since ancient times because of the many health benefits it offers as well as the effectiveness in treating different kinds of diseases.
Research has shown that the gel to the plant nutrient comprises about 240 and medicinal substances of which the vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, B6, B9, B12, C, E and folic acid, minerals, calcium, potassium, magnesium, manganese, polysaccharides strengthen immunity, amino acids necessary for protein synthesis, and even sixteen enzymes.
Health benefits of aloe vera gel
Aloe Vera Gel cleanses the liver from toxins and helps the regeneration of this organ, and is recommended as a complementary therapy in diseases of the gall bladder, liver cirrhosis, acute and chronic hepatitis. Healing gel will help people with diabetes because it regulates and lowers blood sugar levels and reduces sugar fluctuations. It strengthens the heart muscle, lowers blood cholesterol levels, lower blood pressure, destroys tumor cells, strengthens the immune system and reduces the side effects of chemotherapy.
Oral use of the gel of the aloe relieves acute and chronic inflammation, but also acts on the bacteria which are resistant to antibiotics such as Escherichia Coli. Helps with acute and chronic inflammation of the respiratory organs such as inflammation of the sinuses, throat, vocal cords, lungs and others.
A wide range of healing effects of aloe on our body does not stop here. This plant destroys tumors and helps in removing age spots on the hands.
How to prepare Aloe vera gel
Here’s how to prepare the gel from Aloe vera cactus:
- Before you start the preparation, wash your hands thoroughly to ensure that the gel does not reach any dirt nor bacteria.
- To prepare the gel you will need a few fresh leaves of aloe over two years. Only then will the gel have all their medicinal properties. Cut off a few outer leaves from the plant, and then leave the leaves in an upright position for a few minutes to relieve the pitch dark.
- Wash the leaves and peel the skin with knife blade below which you will see a gel. Squeeze the gel, add a few drops of grapefruit seed extract, vitamin E oil or any other essential oil to gel preserved as long as possible. Mix the ingredients and the resulting gel pour into clean dark glass jars and store in refrigerator.
How to use
You can drink or apply on the skin the medical gel that you got – The gel can be taken orally, and will thus boost digestion, neutralize increased stomach acid increased, to normalize pH, and also helps in case you have problems with constipation. Given that in larger doses it is a strong laxative, consult a doctor about oral application.