The ancient Egyptians called Aloe Vera “The Plant of Immortality” due to its incredible health benefits. Aloe Vera is a powerful plant which can help you treat cuts and burns and it can be used beyond topical application.
It contains over 200 bioactive compounds such as polysaccharides, enzymes, vitamins, minerals and amino acids that can improve the nutrient absorption in your body. Aloe Vera also contains magnesium, calcium, zinc, iron, chrome, potassium, copper and manganese which can accelerate your metabolism, effectively helping you burn more fat.
Aloe Vera possesses anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties which can flush out toxins from your body and reinforce your immune system. It also contains the amylase and lipase enzymes which break down sugars in the body.
Besides the rich amount of vitamins, minerals and enzymes, Aloe Vera also contains the rare vitamin B12 which plays a crucial role in the creation of new red blood cells, making it a perfect supplement for vegetarians who are often lacking this vitamin. The plant also contains 20 out of the 22 essential amino acids that can fight bacteria and inflammation in the body, and besides eliminating toxins, the plant can treat indigestion, ulcers and heartburn.
According to a recent study, Aloe Vera is an excellent oral thrush remedy that can treat any kind of oral infections. You can consume it as a gel or juice, but always mix it with some other drink as the plant is very bitter. Concentrated Aloe Vera juice can be found in almost any health store. The incredible nutrient density of the plant helps it makes it an effective remedy for over 50 different diseases!