Dry Lips - Dry Skin - Itchiness or Redness - Athlete's Foot - Haemorrhoids.
Regular application of the gel will help greatly in preventing or curing any of the above ailments.
Aloe Vera is the greatest natural skin-health a application known.
It is anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-viral.
It penetrates the epidermis, dermis and hypo-dermis, which are the three layers of skin, to expel the bacteria and fatty deposits from the pores leaving your skin clean and healthy. It stimulates healthy tissue regrowth.
The nutrients and minerals in the plant increase the healing effect of Aloe Vera for many, if not all, skin ailments.
The vitamins and amino acids encourage and enable the reproduction of new cells, regeneration and hydration. (see Beautiful Skin, Neck, Hands and Feet for more information)
Also see How to extract the gel from your Fresh Leaf.
Methods for Treatment
Spot or topical application of pure gel regularly will sooth and begin to re-hydrate the affected areas. Continued regular application will create new healthy skin growth due to the reasons stated above.
Dry Lips in particular require application four to six times throughout the day. If you experience only occasional dryness of the lips then one application a day should prevent the condition appearing.
For all other conditions apply the gel liberally, before going to bed, to the affected area and let it dry (five to ten minutes). It will have the feeling of tightening your skin. Leave it on overnight and in the morning simply rinse your with lukewarm water. Do not use soaps.
Reapply periodically throughout the day if convenient.
Topical application of pure gel regularly will help by reducing any inflammation, itchiness and redness. It will hasten the healing process because Aloe Vera promotes the regeneration of skin tissue. It also helps to prevent scaring or blemishing, leaving your skin clean and healthy.
If you are out and about often or need to go to work then carrying a small amount of prepared gel with you is necessary. A small plastic container that can be well sealed and easily carried is required.
It is well worth the effort to follow this procedure as it will not only give relief but also hasten the repair and restoration resulting in healthy inner and outer skin.
Note: Throughout the web site there are many references to how to maintain healthy skin. Ongoing use of Aloe Vera Gel will benefit and support good youthful healthy skin.
Haemorrhoids - Piles
Apply fresh gel topically as required. Tip - Cut a small (1.5cm) piece from the leaf and trim off edges. Then slice through the middle of the gel to obtain two pieces with the gel on the skin of the leaf. This allows for easier application.