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Has anyone used Aloe Vera?

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I've been reading about how Aloe Vera is used to cure all sorts of things and figured it might help with scarring. I did some quick scouring on the web and saw some sites that said it can help, so I picked up some of this and have been using it for a few days.

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According to website reviews, it's not really 100% Aloe Vera, but there are some good reviews on Amazon for it so I figured I would give it a shot since it only cost me like $2.00. If it doesn't work then I'll try getting some aloe vera that is more pure.

I was wondering if anyone has tried using it and what their experience has been like? Thanks in advance for any responses.

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I've been reading about how Aloe Vera is used to cure all sorts of things and figured it might help with scarring. I did some quick scouring on the web and saw some sites that said it can help, so I picked up some of this and have been using it for a few days.

aloe2bottles.jpg

According to website reviews, it's not really 100% Aloe Vera, but there are some good reviews on Amazon for it so I figured I would give it a shot since it only cost me like $2.00. If it doesn't work then I'll try getting some aloe vera that is more pure.

I was wondering if anyone has tried using it and what their experience has been like? Thanks in advance for any responses.

I used it for about 2-3 months. I noticed a difference only if the scar/red mark was new, but I didn't really see a difference on the old scars.

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It doesn't "cure" red spots, it just cools irritation, so red spots appear softer... if you get Lily of the Desert Aloe Vera then u get some anti-oxidants in it (vitamin E "tocopherol acetate" and A "retinyl palmitate"), which help healing and creation of new collagen

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In all honesty it doesnt really do much. I have used it frquently for months now on and off. I feel it cools the skin and may form a sort of seal (like a plaster) which can aid healing of new/recent tramautized skin areas.

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In my experience...It speeds healing up a little bit and it can help tone freshly popped pimples/red marks faster than they normally would...It's nice because it never breaks you out and does do something, though it's usually not much.

A lot of the time I'm worried to try new products b/c they may have initial breakouts that will leave me with new red/brown marks but with natural products like aloe vera and jojoba oil, despite them not always being effective for everyone, at the same time they rarely break people out.

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I actually have this other burn on my skin from something else and it sounds like aloe vera might help that. Is Lily of the Dessert a recommended product?

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HEy there,

I tried aloe vera, and...it helps during the first few days ( maybe i'm seeing things)

but nop, being a red mark sufferer myself, i don't see any difference in using it to cure the redness.

I think aloe vera is better on wounds or insect bites. but not on red marks.

hope tht helps!

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