Acne is an infectious inflammatory skin condition that first erupts during teenage and may continue to erupt for years even during adulthood. The structure of eruptions can be different from the ones seen in teenage. These different kinds of skin eruptions affect the normal facial skin texture and structure, and can damage the internal skin layers for years causing speedy dullness, while the infections below the skin may continue to cause eruptions. The antiseptic herbal aloe vera gel is an effective cure for these kinds of skin eruptions, infections and inflammation.
To treat acne at home Aloe Vera Gel can be used that is empowered with natural skin nourishing bio components, anti-inflammatory bio-chemicals, natural sunscreen and power to revive the elasticity of the fibrous tissues on face skin. If the herbal aloe vera gel is applied on the skin, it seeps deeper into the skin to impart magical improvement in texture of skin. The herbal aloe vera gel contains lignin which is an inert element and it enhances penetrative effect of the ingredients of the herbal extract into the skin. The amino acids and the salicylic acid in the gel contain anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.
The herbal components in the gel nourish the skin layers and revive its natural power. Study on aloe vera show it contains vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin E which possess anti-aging properties, that means, the herbal aloe vera gel prevents dryness of skin tissues caused by the use of harsh chemicals on skin, or due to exposure to harmful chemicals or UV radiations in environmental.
The plant contains enzymes such as bradykinase which has the properties to reduce inflammation when applied on skin. There are other enzymes in the gel of the aloe vera such as alkaline phosphatase, carboxypeptidase, lipase etc., which helps in the breakdown of fats and sugars. The herbal plant provides minerals to the skin to help repair damaged tissues. It is rich in calcium, potassium, copper, chromium, selenium, manganese, magnesium, and zinc and sodium elements. It contains C-glucosyl chromone which has anti-inflammatory effects on skin and it contains 12 anthraquinones, including emodin and aloin that work as anti-bacterial, antiviral and analgesics on the skin layers.
The herbal extracts of the plant can treat acne at home as it helps in enhancing the collagen content and it can increase the degree of collagen cross linking. This improves wound contraction and revives the strength of scar tissues. The regular application of the gel helps in many ways. It has been reported that it can provide protection against radiation related damage to skin. Studies show the component metallothionein suppresses damage of skin layers caused by UV radiations.
Additionally, the bio compound Mucopolysaccharides in the aloe vera gel helps in binding moisture to the skin layers, necessary for enhancing the elasticity of skin and promoting production of elastin and collagen to make skin look less wrinkled. The cohesive effects of aloe gel softens the flakes of epidermal cells, and amino acids can soften hardened cells, while zinc works as astringent and tightens the skin pores to treat acne at home.