Pro-health and cosmetic properties of aloe vera have been known since ancient times. Already then it was used as an effective preparation accelerating the healing process of wounds or soothing irritations. Today aloe vera is also used for other purposes. It can be found not only in various cosmetic preparations, but also in syrups, liquids and freshly squeezed juices. Discover the beneficial properties of liquid aloe vera.
Aloe Vera, what is this plant?
Aloe Vera is a natural plant in Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, grown under greenhouse conditions all over the world. Its leaves are long, thick and have small spikes at the very end. Inside they have a characteristic, gelatinous flesh, which in 99% consists of water. It is him who is the most important component of this plant. It is used to extract juice, which has many valuable health and cosmetic properties.
Aloe Vera contains a real wealth of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients. Particularly noteworthy are vitamins A, B, C and E, as well as folic acid, which affect the proper functioning of cells throughout the body. Aloe Vera also contains polysaccharides, which support the immune system of our body. They are responsible for the proper functioning of the brain, joints and the nervous system. They also affect the proper condition of our skin.
Aloe Vera also contains valuable fibre, which has a very beneficial effect on our entire digestive system. Particular attention should also be paid to microelements, especially magnesium, chromium, zinc, calcium and selenium, which are responsible for the proper functioning of the immune system, bones, brain and cardiovascular system.
Liquid Aloe Vera - Properties
Liquid aloe vera has a number of valuable properties. It influences the metabolism, supports the work of the digestive system, regulates the pH of the stomach and is therefore often used to treat inflammatory conditions of the digestive system. Thanks to the fact that aloe vera juice has positive effects on the entire immune system, it makes our body much better at dealing with bacteria and viruses. Liquid aloe vera also contributes to the proper functioning of the cardiovascular system. It therefore regulates blood pressure and lowers bad cholesterol levels in the body. It contains a wealth of vitamins, so it contributes to the improvement of the general condition of our body, also slowing down the aging process.
It also has laxative properties, so it is a very good remedy in case of constipation. Liquid aloe vera is a very good way to enrich our daily diet with essential vitamins (A, B, C and E), as well as amino acids, unsaturated fatty acids, potassium, calcium, magnesium, sodium and iron. It is worth remembering about contraindications to administer aloe vera juice. These include in particular: intestinal and kidney diseases, haemorrhoids, pregnancy and breastfeeding.