aloevera-plantAloe vera is a plant that has antioxidant and anti-septic properties. Here are some Ayurvedic tips utilising aloe vera.

Treating dark spots

Blend aloe vera pulp with 1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice. Applied the mixture over the face.

Treating burn and sunburn

Apply aloe vera gel over the injured area.

Body cleansing

Drink 5-10ml of aloe vera juice daily.


Drink 10-15ml of aloe vera extract.

Hair conditioning and hair growth

Massage the scalp with aloe vera gel. Leave it for 30 minutes then rinse.


Mix 1-2 teaspoon of aloe vera juice and 2 teaspoons of honey into a glass of water

Treating irregular periods

Mix 3 grams of aloe vera with 2 grams of honey. Consume this daily before breakfast for 3 months.

Dr Aparna

Aparna K. BAMS, MD, PhD

Consultant advisor for development of Oneworld Ayurveda and visiting physician

Aparna is one of the few specialists in the world with a PhD in Ayurveda. Born into an Ayurvedic family which operates a traditional Ayurvedic Panchakarma hospital in Kerala, India, she grew up observing her father, the renowned Dr. Padmanabhan Read more »

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