15 Minutes Facial Treatment: Rub Aloe Vera on Your Face for 15 Minutes and See What Happen

Aloe vera is a cactus plant that belongs to the Liliaceae family. It grows in dry climates such as those found in parts of Africa and India and has been used

Did you know that Aloe vera is a cactus plant? But of all the cactuses, its the only one that has been used medicinally for centuries.

Its uses have become more targeted and medicinal, and it's one of the leading therapies for sunburns.

Aloe leaves secrete a clear gel that when broken off from the rest of the plant that can be applied topically to heal wounds and soothe skin.

Various studies have been conducted to examine the benefits of the aloe vera plant and it was found out that aloe vera does in fact have several properties that are effective in treating a variety of skin conditions, from flaky or dry skin, cosmetic ailments, hair and scalp problems to many more.

So what happens if you use aloe vera on your face instead of over-the-counter products?

Follow the steps below to see the surprising effects just after 15 minutes.

1. Wash Thoroughly

Without peeling the plant, wash it carefully. Ensure that you have cleaned the leaves very well.

2. Soften it

Soften the leaves with thumping on them gently.

3. Cut it into two

Cut the leaves in half. Make sure that you don’t cut a very big piece, since you will not use the whole leaf at once. And so you need to cut only the right amount that you need.

4. Cut the edges

For peeling the Aloe Vera leaf, first you should cut off the edges with a knife. Also ensure that you cut the edges from both the sides of the leaf. In this way, you will make the leaf open and then you can peel it much easy.

5. Split it into two

Now that you have cut the edges, slit open the leaf with your hands. You might use a knife to slit through the center of the leaf, if it cannot open easily.

6. Scrape out the juice

Now, you have to take a spoon and take out the juice. Make sure you take as much juice as you can in order to not waste anything. After that, put the juice in a bowl.

7. Rub all over your face

With your fingers apply the Aloe Vera juice all over your face. You can use also the already drained Aloe Vera leaf to massage your face. Afterwards, leave the mask to dry for around 15-20 minutes.

8. Wash your face

Finally, peel the mask off your face and wash it with water. Note that you must not use soap or any chemical for washing your face, since then the mask will not have the same good effect.

The outcome will amaze you. Your skin will be elastic and soft and you will be glowing.