Many people today have at home, whether on the patio or elsewhere, a plant aloe vera. As we already know, this is a succulent species of the Asphodelaceae family, it is often used in various situations: burns and wounds, psoriasis, acne, herpes simplex virus, lichen planus of the mouth, constipation.
In this opportunity, we are going to show you how aloe vera through its leaves, which are quite numerous. I always remember that This is a plant that requires good lighting, which can only grow within a strictly defined temperature range: from 17 to 27 degrees..
How to play aloe vera Step by step?
1- Look for an aloe vera leaf that is at least 8-10 centimeters in size. Cut it diagonally at the base level with a clean and sharp knife so as not to contaminate the blade.
2- Leave the sheet in a warm place, a thin layer will form and the wound will heal.
3- To plant it in the green spot you like best, ideally plant it in a pot with a rock base first and cactus soil the rest. Moisturize it.
4- Then I dipped the cut part of the leaf into ground cinnamon or honey. Close the cut sheet 3/4 into the ground and leave it in a warm place.
5- Keep the soil moist for the first 4 weeks. Water until the soil is completely dry, and don’t worry if the leaf shrivels or dries out as the roots develop.
Note: warmer months are much better for growing aloe vera and it is recommended to water it more often during this time; and in winter every 2-3 weeks. And give him some sun outside as this will help him stay strong indoors and grow faster.
How to use it for beauty purposes? It’s very simple! First cut the leaves diagonally, and then cut them lengthwise to extract the gel from them, discard the rest. Then place it in a sterile container and apply directly to the face or skin area.