Wound Healing

Aloe Vera is a natural substance that contains many biologically active molecules. Aloe Vera acts by inhibiting pain and inflammation as well as by stimulating wound healing. The sterols present in Aloe Vera contribute to the anti-inflammatory activity. The plant growth factors in Aloe Vera enhance the proliferation of cells as well as cellular migration, which helps in faster wound healing. Healing is also accelerated by transfer of water content from Aloe Vera to injured tissues. Aloe Vera acts as anti-septic, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral. Its cell regeneration properties help in faster healing and preventing scars. Moreover, in adverse condition like diabetes, which hampers the natural healing mechanism of body, Aloe vera helps in healing the wounds faster.