H E A L T H

🌿Hail to Aloe Vera.🌿

Plants and Beyond

Ancient, but Well-known Medicinal Plant that belongs in everyone’s kitchen today.

🌷Reposting one of my very first posts. This miracle plant has been a staple of my morning routine and this article serves as a gentle reminder to continue on the healing plant-based life path.

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Native to Africa, Aloe Vera is a hardy succulent that’s easy to grow inside or outside of your own home. It thrives in poor soil and requires very little water. Spiny-edged light green Aloe plants can grow to two feet and eventually produce snowy, reddish inflorescence. Keeping an aloe plant in your kitchen could come in handy for the following health benefits.

  1. Heals Burns -Hormones: Auxins and gibberellins that help in wound healing and have anti-inflammatory action. According to one clinical trial, Aloe could reduce 1st and 2nd-degree burns by 9 days.
  2. Digestive Aid: It provides 12 anthraquinones, which are phenolic compounds traditionally known…

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