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Aloe Facts & Best Kept Secrets

Aloe Vera’s Best Kept Secrets

There are dozens of lesser-known reasons to love aloe vera, and today we’re spreading the word by sharing some of them with you. Best kept secrets are typically reserved for a select few, but something this important shouldn’t be kept under wraps! Here are some great uses for aloe that may have been under your radar!

DIY digestive aloe gummies using aloe vera juice

Digestive Aloe Gummies DIY Recipe

Unlike many commercially available brands that may contain artificial sweeteners or dyes, here’s a version that features our aloe juice and other healthy ingredients. These gummies are a naturally delicious way to help support your gut health.

How aloe vera helps balance pH levels - Lily of the Desert

How Aloe Vera Helps Balance pH Levels

The human body functions using an intricate system of physical and chemical processes. One of the important ways it self-monitors and regulates itself is by assessing pH levels. The measurement of pH (also known as the “potential of hydrogen”) is a crucial indicator of how our various organs and systems are working. Today we’ll look at how aloe vera contributes to pH balance while boosting overall wellness and vitality.

Best and Worst Foods for Digestion - Lily of the Desert

The Best & Worst Foods For Good Digestion

If you struggle with occasional digestive issues, you may have learned the hard way that diet plays a significant role in the way you feel. Some foods can help support your system, while others create problems. Today we’re going to help you make better choices by looking at some of the best and worst digestion-impacting foods.

How Occasional Indigestion Affects Sleep - Lily of the Desert

How Occasional Indigestion Affects Your Sleep

Whether we realize it or not, one of our most precious commodities is sleep. Our bodies and brains need adequate rest to recover, recharge, and renew. Healthy sleep habits energize your body and help your immune system work more efficiently.

5 Reasons You Should Take Aloe Daily - Lily of the Desert

5 Reasons You Should Be Taking Aloe Daily 

Did you know that aloe vera has been used for over 5,000 years? Cultures around the globe have documented historical accounts of using this amazing plant for medicinal and cosmetic purposes. Modern research confirms what the ancients knew; Aloe still enjoys tremendous popularity today and can be found in thousands of products. And although there are dozens of ways to experience its benefits, in this blog, we’ll focus on the five primary reasons you should be taking aloe every day.

Strawberry Basil Soda with aloe vera juice - Lily of the Desert

Strawberry Basil Soda Recipe

We’re all looking forward to the long Memorial Day weekend, which signals the start of the busy summer season. If you’re hosting friends and family, you’ve still got some time to plan your menu. Whether you’re going traditional with BBQ or opting for a more creative celebration with crawfish, Thai, pasta, or tacos, add some sparkle to the occasion with our newest mocktail recipe!

Which aloe product is right for me? - Lily of the Desert

Which Aloe Product Is Right For Me?

When you consider adding an aloe vera product to your wellness routine, it can be challenging to decide which one to choose. Today, we will take a closer look at the features and benefits of five Lily products to help you determine the best option for you!

How to Use Aloe in Your Daily Life - Lily of the Desert

10 Ways to Use Aloe In Your Daily Life

Today we’re putting the spotlight on various uses for aloe vera. The talents of this wonder plant extend far beyond soothing sunburns! Keep reading to get better acquainted with nature’s most versatile plant and learn how it can improve your quality of life!

Supplements to use during the winter time - Lily of the Desert

5 Key Supplements to Use During Winter

Many foods contain essential vitamins but may be in short supply during the colder months. Supplementation is often a better approach to ensure you enjoy consistent benefits. Here are five winter warriors that can make the chills and stresses easier to manage!