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Lily of the Desert Labor Day Giveaway

Labor Day Weekend Giveaway

Everyone loves the long weekend, especially when it means more time for fun & family! But, as we’re lounging by the pool or barbecuing the backyard, it’s important to keep our health in mind before the Fall and Winter months sneak up on us. Now’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on your favorite Lily […]

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 aloe face popsicle

Moisturizing Aloe & Cucumber DIY Popsicle Recipe

Made with our 99% Gelly and hydrating cucumber, this popsicle recipe delivers a refreshing and cooling treatment that will leave your skin feeling renewed and protected.

Coconut Oil Benefits

The Many Benefits of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil has so many amazing uses and should be a staple in your home. From creating delicious recipes to lavish self-care treatments, no wonder there’s so much excitement about coconut oil!

aloe hair care hacks with 99% gelly

Aloe Hair Care Hacks

Have you ever wondered if aloe vera is good for your hair? Well, of course, it is…it’s aloe vera!! What can’t aloe do? Don’t subject your hair (and skin!) to the harsh ingredients that commercial hair care products often contain. Lily’s 99% Gelly made from organically-grown aloe is a great option for the hair care brands you may be using. Keep reading to check out our “aloe haircare hacks” that will leave your tresses looking radiant and healthy! 

DIY Bug Repellant with Aloe Gelly and Essential Oil - Lily of the Desert

Aloe & Essential Oils DIY Bug Repellant

Take an offensive approach and be ready to defend your skin with our new DIY bug repellant recipe! Commercially produced repellants can contain harmful ingredients. This DIY option is a great alternative, especially if you have young children, allergies, or sensitive skin.
We’ve combined our 99% Aloe Gelly with the power of essential oils so you and your family can enjoy the season without being bugged!

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.

Healthy Summer Activities for Families - Lily of the Desert

Healthy Summer Activities for Families

Enjoying a healthy lifestyle should be a family affair, so consider inclusive options that promote exercise, good nutrition, and overall wellness. Today’s article features several fantastic (and budget-friendly) ideas you may want to add to your list!

Aloe Topical Uses - Lily of the Desert

The Many Topical Uses of Aloe

Aloe’s amazing topical benefits have withstood the test of time! As one of history’s most beloved natural moisturizers, aloe vera is known for its soothing and remedial properties. But just how can you apply it in your daily skin and hair routines?

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!