Nowadays, there is a lot of hype about Aloe Vera- the magic plant! You can see it in the toothpaste, juice, hair oil and what not!! Well, this had to happen!! With a plethora of benefits under its belt, Aloe Vera is truly a super-plant.
Aloe Vera is beneficial for many things, such as, skin care, hair care, treating burns, anti-itch cream, etc. This versatile plant is high in Vitamin A, C, E, folic acid, choline, niacin, B6, B12 and contains about 20 crucial minerals, such as calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron, etc. Amazing, isn’t it? But, that is not all. It has all the essential amino acids and hence, considered as a drink by sports athletes too.
These chemical constituents of Aloe Vera help in many bodily functions which include also help purify the body, maintain cardiovascular health, boost your immune system, reduce weight, and last but not the least, help achieve lustrous hair and glowing skin.
During winters, our skin tends to become very dry and rough, aloe vera in the natural form or in the form of cream can be your answer! Let’s see how:
Benefits of using Aloe Vera on the skin:
- Antibacterial properties:
Studies suggest Aloe Vera leaf gel has several antibacterial components that can inhibit the growth of certain bacteria. These bacteria may be a threat to human health.
- Rich in Vitamin E:
It helps in reducing damage caused by excess free radicals, thereby making it an excellent antioxidant. Keeps your skin protected.
- Anti-aging properties:
Being rich Vitamin E, it also has an abundant amount of vitamin C and Vitamin A, all these three nutrients are important to make your skin firm and keep it hydrated.
- Contains Polysaccharide:
Glucomannan, a mannose-rich polysaccharide, and gibberellin, a growth hormone present in Aloe Vera encourage collagen and elastin repair.
- Hydrates your skin: Dryness of skin is very common during the cold and sudden changes in the temperature. Aloe vera acts as a natural moisturizer and keeps your skin hydrated and glowing.
So, using Aloe Vera Cream as a Moisturizer will keep your skin hydrated and soft and supple. You can use this moisturizer both on your body and face. GNC offers you an Aloe Vera Moisturizing Cream. This delicate, PH balanced cream helps to soften your skin and keeps it lovely, smooth and glowing.