Take a look at why the miraculous Aloe Vera is known as ‘The Plant of Immortality’
The Aloe Vera is known to be a plant of life. That is because it has a number of benefits as well as healing properties and also many cosmetic properties. It is used in a variety of creams, moisturizers, soaps as well as skin care creams. The most interesting part is that aloe Vera is not only limited to topical use but can also be consumed as a juice. The benefits of Aloe Vera are immense and can also be used in cuts, burns and scrapes.
Aloe Vera is a fresh green plant with long leaves and thorns at the side that resembles a cactus. If you dissect the leaf of the plant diagonally you would find a thick white transparent gel-like substance that is the main ingredient of the plant. This gel can be applied on your face as well as other parts of the body. It can be grown in the house as well. It is a plant that grows in warm and tropical climate and is used for variety of purposes that are simply endless.
1 Why Aloe Vera is called the plant of immortality?
Egyptians call Aloe Vera as ‘the plant of immortality’ due to its enriched vitamin combination, which cannot be found in any other plant.Aloe Vera comprises of over 200 biologically active constituents that include different vitamins, enzymes, polysaccharides, amino acids as well as minerals. It also helps to promote the absorption of nutrients. Aloe Vera also comprises of anti-bacterial, anti-viral as well as anti-fungal properties.
These help in cleansing the skin as well as the immune system and help to get rid of the toxic waste products as well. Aloe Vera comprises of a great deal of minerals ranging from calcium, magnesium, selenium, sodium, iron, copper, manganese as well as many more. And this is not all! Aloe Vera is known to be a great source of Vitamin B that is required to produce red blood cells as well as Vitamin C, E and folic acid. It also comprises of Amylase and Lipase that aids in digestion of food by breaking sugar and fat molecules. Aloe Vera is also known to comprise 20 amino acids that are essential for the human body. Aloe Vera also comprises of 99% water along with different kinds of ingredients that are very important for your health.