Aloe Vera is very good for the face and in fact the body. It makes up an essential part of natural cosmetics these days. Aloe Vera can be used for pimples, spots, acne, burns, inflammation, wounds etc. It has antibacterial properties and it is an excellent moisturizer.
You can neatly harvest your aloe Vera plant, let it stand for the sulphur to come out, wash thoroughly and dry. Use a clean knife to slice the skin. Take out the gel. You can blend this gel and apply on a clean face. Leave for few minutes and wash of. It can also be used as a scrub when mixed with sugar. Leave for some minutes and wash off with warm water.
This gel can be stored in the refrigerator for only a few days. About three days. You can add vitamin e or c capsule to increase its shelf life.