So what is Aloe Vera and what makes it so good for our skin?
Aloe Vera is a cactus plant that belongs to the Liliacrae succulent family, it grows in dry climates and has been used medicinally for centuries. Aloe Vera is widely used in the cosmetics and alternative medicine industries for it’s rejuvenating, healing and soothing properties.
Aloe Vera contains a clear jelly found in it’s thick succulent leaves – a juice which forms a protective barrier over cuts, burns or abrasions so therefore promotes healing. Originally the American Indians would cut an Aloe leaf in half and bandage it onto large wounds because of it’s healing properties and also used it to relief bites and itching.
Numerous studies have been conducted to examine the benefits of the aloe vera plant and it definitely possesses many qualities that are effective in treating a variety of skin conditions.
5 Benefits of Aloe Vera For Your Skin
Anti-Ageing – The Vitamin C and E in Aloe Vera are vital for healthy skin and help to improve natural firmness, leaving your skin softer and more hydrated
Acne Treatment– Aloe Vera’s antimicrobial properties and anti-inflammatory properties will help clear and reduce acne, it also contains two powerful hormones that heal and reduce inflammation.
Moisturise– The Aloe Vera jelly contains is a powerful natural moisturiser and helps hold the moisture in the skin, also great for men as a moisturising after shave lotion
Sunburn– Aloe Vera’s healing properties aid in the reduction of pain and inflammation of sunburn
– Aloe Vera contains over 75 nutrients including vitamins, minerals, enzymes, and amino acids that will also help nourish your skin
Mismo’s skin care range contains large amounts of organic Aloe Vera due to it’s amazing skincare benefits and then we have added lashings of other ingredients from nature to really enhance the quality of our products.
Our most Aloe Vera intense product and one of our best sellers is our Cell Soother
is a combination of MSM and organic Aloe Vera to create an incredible gel formulation. First aid and beauty in a bottle is what Cell Soother