5 DIY’s Recipes with Aloe Vera Gel

5 DIY’s Recipes with Aloe Vera Gel

Aloe vera is a succulent plant that has been used for centuries for its medicinal properties. It is known for its soothing and healing properties, making it a popular ingredient in many skincare and haircare products. However, you don't need to rely on store-bought products to reap the benefits of aloe vera. In this blog post, we'll share eight amazing homemade DIY recipes with aloe vera gel that you can try at home.


1. Aloe Vera Face Mask

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons aloe vera gel
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon oatmeal

Instructions:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl to form a paste.
  2. Apply the mixture on your face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes.
  3. Rinse off with warm water.

This face mask is great for hydrating and soothing dry and irritated skin. Aloe vera and honey have natural antibacterial properties that can help reduce inflammation and redness, while oatmeal acts as a gentle exfoliant to remove dead skin cells.



2. Aloe Vera Hair Mask

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons aloe vera gel
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Instructions:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl to form a paste.
  2. Apply the mixture to your hair and leave it on for 30 minutes.
  3. Rinse off with shampoo and conditioner.

This hair mask is great for nourishing and strengthening dry and damaged hair. Aloe vera and coconut oil are rich in vitamins and minerals that can help improve hair health, while honey acts as a natural humectant to lock in moisture.

 


3. Aloe Vera Body Scrub

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons aloe vera gel

Instructions:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl to form a paste.
  2. Apply the mixture to your body in the shower, focusing on dry and rough areas.
  3. Rinse off with warm water.

This body scrub is great for exfoliating and moisturizing dry and dull skin. Sugar acts as a gentle exfoliant to remove dead skin cells, while coconut oil and aloe vera gel provide deep hydration and nourishment.


 

  1. Aloe Vera Lip Balm

Ingredients:

  • 1 tablespoon beeswax
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon shea butter
  • 1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
  • 5-10 drops of essential oil (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Melt the beeswax, coconut oil, and shea butter in a double boiler or microwave.
  2. Once melted, remove from heat and add the aloe vera gel and essential oil (if using). Stir well.
  3. Pour the mixture into small lip balm containers and let it cool and harden.

This lip balm is great for moisturising and protecting dry and chapped lips. Beeswax and shea butter provide a protective barrier to lock in moisture, while coconut oil and aloe vera gel provide deep hydration.




  1. Aloe Vera Sunburn Relief Gel

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup aloe vera gel
  • 1/4 cup distilled water
  • 1 tablespoon witch hazel
  • 10-15 drops of lavender essential oil (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Pour the mixture into a spray bottle.
  3. Store the bottle in the fridge for a cooling effect.

This sunburn relief gel is great for soothing and healing sunburnt skin. Aloe vera gel is known for its cooling and anti-inflammatory properties, while witch hazel can help reduce redness and irritation. Lavender essential oil


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