Hyper pigmentation, discolouration or a sudden spate of acne got you down? Well, believe it or not, mother nature has a great remedy: Aloe Vera!
This miracle plant is triple action: it’s anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-septic.
How to include Aloe Vera DIYs in your skincare
Aloe Vera is a powerhouse of vitamins, enzymes, minerals, sugars and amino acids that play a role in improving skin’s health by keeping skin supple, elastic and healthy. For those who have sensitive skin and redness or irritation, the phytochemicals present in the leaves feels cool, while soothing and hydrating the skin.
DIY#1: Aloe Vera+Egg whites
FOR INFLAMMATION AND OPEN PORES
Inflammation and in-yo-face pores gotcha down? This cooling gel is your go to that takes care of the inflammation and tightens pores. But, add eggs into the mix, and the spell becomes unbreakable. Combined with Aloe vera, egg whites are able to improve elasticity and leave the skin looking taut. All you’ve gotta take is
- 1 large egg,
- 2 tablespoons of aloe gel.
All you gotta do is crack and empty egg into a mixing bowl and beat with two tablespoon of aloe gel until the mixture is frothy. Apply the egg and aloe vera concoction to the skin of your face and neck and let it dry. Then, rinse off with lukewarm water. to unleash that smooth, supple skin that dreams are made of!
DIY#2: Aloe Vera+Lemon+Honey
Harness the power of these three essentials to your skincare, all you gotta do is:
- 1 tsp lemon peel powder,
- 1/4 cup aloe vera gel,
- 3 tbsp coconut oil cup,
- 1/4 cup honey and
- A few drops of lemon essential oil (optional).
Whisk these ingredients in a bowl and apply this mixture onto the skin. This wonder scrub will brighten and calm your complexion. Use this 2-in-1 mask plus scrub concoction and get your ageless glow on!
DIY#3: Aloe Vera+Neem
FOR ACNE AND ACNE SCARS
When you get acne and scars, whatchu gon use? Aloe Vera and neem mask! Girls we bet this DIY mask will be a hot favorite once you try it. All you gotta do is get yourself the following ingredients and give yo’skin that much deserved treat;
- 2 teaspoons of fresh Aloe Vera gel
- 1 cup Neem leaves
- 1 teaspoon of organic raw honey
Start by washing the neem leaves under cold water. Add water to neem leaves and grind these until you obtain paste like consistency. Then, add Aloe Vera gel and organic raw honey to this paste. You might want to add some water to achieve the consistency you like.
Us girls gotta have each other’s back right? With these Organic Aloe vera DIY’s we’ve got yours! We’d love to know the aloe vera DIYs that are your skin saviours? Comment Below.