Aloe vera is believed to be one of the best ingredients when it comes to your skin and hair. Let's also tell you that it is the secret beauty ingredient of your favourite Bollywood divas. In an interview with Vogue, Sonakshi Sinha shared that she loves using aloe vera. She regularly uses fresh aloe vera for her skin. Sonakshi said, “I regularly use fresh aloe vera on my skin. Any bruises, blemishes instantly disappear with aloe vera, it’s the best thing for the skin.” Well, now you know how her skin looks so flawless on the silver screen!
She shared that she likes to keep her skincare regime simple and that aloe vera soothes her skin.
Aloe vera has moisturising properties that are great for both your skin and hair. The best part is that it works for all skin and hair types. Aloe vera can be used in many different ways to treat your skin and hair problems. Read on.
Face Mask For Acne Prone Skin
Aloe vera has salicylic acid which is great for acne-prone skin. It prevents pore-clogging, which is the main reason behind acne. It also helps in cell regeneration. Aloe vera also has calming properties that calm down the skin and reduce the inflammation.
To make the aloe vera mask, you need some honey and aloe vera. Mix the two ingredients well and apply a thin layer on your dace. Honey helps in taking out the excess liquid from your face that makes the acne look swollen.
Face Cleanser/Makeup Remover
Why use chemical packed makeup removers or cleansers when you can use natural ingredients like aloe vera on your face. Many times, our skin starts to get dry and red after removing the stubborn makeup. However, aloe vera is the best cleanser for your face. Just mix some aloe vera with coconut oil and apply it all over your face. Wipe off the makeup with a cotton ball. It is safe to use around your eyes too. Not only just to remove your makeup, but you can also use it to clean your face too after a long day. It soothes your skin and makes it feel fresh.
Hair Cleansing Mask
Just like your skin, aloe vera works well for your hair too. Your hair and scalp need regular cleansing. Dirt and excess oil start to pile up on your scalp if your don't deep cleanse your hair regularly. To prepare a cleansing mask, you need some lemon juice, apple cider vinegar, and aloe vera. Mix together and apply all over your scalp and hair and wash. There you have your beautiful, gorgeous tresses!
Eyebrow Thickening Gel
If you wish for those thick and bushy brows then prepare a brow strengthening gel using aloe vera and castor oil. The two ingredients work well together to improve hair growth. The two ingredients also make the brow hair smooth and shiny. Mix both the ingredients in a bowl and using a mascara wand to apply on your brows.
Try these easy home remedies and share the results with us! Make sure you do a patch test before using any of these on your face. For more stories around celebrity beauty secrets, stay tuned!