Most people know that Aloe Vera is a miraculous plant. It is not only good for our well being but is also used widely in herbal medicines. There is a long list of Medical problems in which a persistent use of aloe Vera leads to partial or complete cure. Commonly it is used to relieve heartburn, arthritis, asthma, urinary tract infections, prostate problems and studies have shown that it has an effect on lowering blood sugar levels in diabetics. But the interesting thing is that it is really good for active acne or pimples as well.Now it is an established fact that aloe ingredients have;
- A natural anti inflammatory effect which speeds up the healing process of acne.
- Moisturizing properties thus hydrate the skin and prevent it from becoming dry and blistered.
- A mild astringent effect that prevents excessive oil production.
- Revitalizing effects on skin hence results in fresh and clear skin.
For the treatment of acne, it can be utilized in multiple ways. It can be taken as raw plant, as a part of home remedies or in the form of ready to use products. This is a well known remedy for centuries to apply the lump of aloe Vera on active acne lesions. Beside this you can find a number of natural products claiming aloe extract, but their efficacy can be tested on hit and trial basis.