Knowledge of the health benefits found in the ingredients of the aloe vera plant have been known for centuries. The ancient Egyptians may have used its gel as a beauty aid to revitalize aging skin. It was held in high regard by the Jewish people during the reign of King Solomon. Today information about its healing ability is found throughout the internet. The cosmetics industry use ingredients from the plant to make creams which are used to make the skin more smooth and reduce wrinkles. It is grown and cultivated in many countries for just this purpose.
Everybody’s skin ages naturally. This is a slow and steady process starting in our early adult life. As we get older the production of collagen slows down and our skin loses its flexibility. Collagen is a protein that works with elastin (a protein that allows the skin to go back to its original shape after being stretched) to give body tissues such as skin, their form, firmness and elasticity. Collagen helps keep the skin soft and supple. Products such as the aloe vera gel can help reduce these signs of aging around the eyes other areas of our face. Applying the gel around the eyes will help to stimulate collagen production and therefore restore the suppleness of the skin.
Take a spoonful of seeds and put it in a glass. Leave it for 30 minutes and it will form a gel. The same thing will happen in your stomach, the seeds will form a protective barrier between carbohydrates and the digestive enzymes that break them down. This is a very effective way of slowing down the conversion of carbohydrates into sugar.
It can be blended with wheat germ oil and sunflower oil to reduce bruising of the skin. In case of cuts, skin abrasions, sunburns, blisters, rashes, insect bites, cold sores and scalds, the gel should be applied topically. It will prevent infection and fight bacteria as it acts as an antiseptic. Women have been also known to use Aloe sovereign silver with their cream to moisture and soften the skin.
Banana. Sugars with little fats. Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Potassium, Vitamins: A, C, Tannin and Serotonin. Only 66 Kcal per 100 grams. A great appetite suppressant snack.
The mixture should be thick & spread-able. For use on crackers, cheese or chips just spoon the mixture into a festive bowl and you’re ready to serve. A chicken Panini with this spread, and a deli thin slice of provolone cheese makes an excellent lunch!
You will need to consult your dentist if you are suffering from a major mouth sore. For severe mouth sores, you will need to opt for prescription medication. Remember, canker sores usually heal on their own, but if it does not heal within 14 days then you will need to get in touch with your doctor and they will prescribe a canker sore treatment to you.