When it comes to sunburns, what’s the first remedy that comes to mind? For us, it’s Aloe Vera… and there’s a reason for that! The Aloe Vera plant has several uses with a rich history known as the “plant of immortality” in ancient Egypt, but it has a special place in skin care. Read further for the two reasons your skin craves the benefits of aloe vera.
Aloe Vera is calming and soothingThe real magic happens in Aloe Vera’s inner juice… It’s both calming and soothing making it the perfect remedy for sunburnt skin! It actually forms a protective layer over the affected area to lock in moisture and utilizes its incredible properties to soothe the skin:
- Acetyl Salicylic acid, which acts as a natural aspirin
- Vitamins and minerals
- Antiseptic powers
- Amino acids that strengthen skin and promote skin renewal
Aloe Vera moisturizes the skinThe second reason your skin craves the benefits of Aloe Vera is that it contends as one of the best natural moisturizers for dry skin. It’s a common ingredient in moisturizers since studies have proven that aloe vera is effective in hydrating the skin… makes sense since it successfully soothes sunburns, right!? If your skin is feeling drier or more sensitive than usual, incorporate Aloe Vera into your skin care routine. However, don’t settle for those Aloe Vera gels that are jam-packed with chemicals and fillers! Tu’el products such as Calm Down Cream and the Anti-Redness Mask recruit the natural benefits of aloe vera to moisturize and soothe.