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Zinc Oxide Creams Have Many Beneficial Uses

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Zinc Oxide Creams or Moisturizers are some of the newer trends in the skincare market today. One of the most beneficial creams to keep in your home, the first thing that will come to your mind is the zinc oxide sunscreens that help in absorbing and blocking the dangerous ultra-violet rays of the sun. This non-toxic sunscreen is often used by lifeguards. But did you know it is also beneficial for preventing acne and rosacea?

Zinc is a natural antibacterial agent that prevents the buildup of bacteria and helps to fight acne. This helps in reduction of excess oil production and removes the toxins in your skin. Zinc oxide creams are also used by many mothers for the prevention of diaper rash. It has versatile usability like treating minor cuts and dandruff and other skin related issues.

Zinc generally has a natural SPF factor of 15.  The Vivoderm Zinc Repairing Facial Cream for instance, also contains many anti-oxidant properties that help in taking care of your skin, like Comfrey, Chamomile, Vitamin A and E. The zinc cream moisturizer maintains the moisture of the skin and reduces the signs of aging. The creams available in the market can be purchased under various brands. You can use zinc repairing creams at morning and evening. Individuals with normal to oily skin are recommended to use these natural creams.

The Goodness of Aloe Vera

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Aloe Vera is a succulent plant that is believed to have its origin in Sudan. It grows in arid climates. It is generally termed as an herbal medicine. It is a healing plant that is used to treat minor burns, sunburns, ulcers, scrapes, constipation, and arthritis. Hence, it is used regularly because of its cleansing, soothing and healing properties. Vivoderm uses aloe vera in many of it’s skincare products.

The gel extracted from juice or leaf of the plant can be used for a variety of skin conditions that will enhance beauty and heal the skin. The plant has pain relieving and anti-inflammatory substances that are used for skin inflammations.

Aloe Vera can relieve skin irritations like diaper rash, sun burns, insect bites, and burns. The gel of Aloe Vera absorbs fast and penetrates even faster. This provides body with minerals, vitamins, and different amino acids. It contains calcium, iron, magnesium, sodium, zinc, potassium, and manganese.

Aloe Vera Gel makes skin smooth and glowing and prevents and reduces wrinkles. You can use it even when you are having allergic reactions. If you are not sure how to use it then you can choose to buy a bottle or tube from the market. Vivoderm face masks can also be prepared with aloe gel. You can prepare a home mask by mixing one tbsp of aloe gel with equal amounts of ground almonds, honey, and ground oats. Use it on your face and neck and then wash it off with lukewarm water after half an hour.

You will definetly see a difference in your skin texture after using aloe based products. So, go ahead and reap the benefits aloe vera offers!