Surprising Uses for 99% Aloe Vera Gelly - Lily of the Desert

Surprising Uses for 99% Aloe Vera Gelly

When you consider the complete Lily of The Desert line, our 99% Aloe Vera Gelly is by far our most versatile product. While many of you are familiar with its ability to care for sun-parched skin, you may not know about its other uses. Today, let’s take an in-depth look at the surprising ways this multi-talented topical gel can enhance your lifestyle!

Soothing Scalp Relief

If you suffer from a dry, itchy scalp or dandruff, Lily of the Desert’s 99% Aloe Vera Gelly can come to your rescue. Thanks to its high concentration of pure aloe, it deeply nourishes and hydrates the scalp, helping to alleviate irritation and redness. Simply apply a small amount directly to your scalp and gently massage it in. Leave it on for a few minutes before rinsing off, or, for better results, leave it on overnight to work its magic!  

Styling Aid for Gorgeous Hair

Are you looking for a natural and effective styling gel? Look no further than our Aloe Vera Gelly. Its lightweight and non-greasy formula makes it an excellent alternative to chemical-laden hair products. By applying a small amount to damp or dry hair, you can tame frizz, define luxurious curls, or add volume. 

Popsicle Facial Treatment

Did you know that our aloe Gelly can be used to create refreshing facial popsicles? It’s a fun way to pamper your skin during these hot summer months.

By combining the Gelly with diced cucumber and a few drops of lavender essential oil, you can create a fragrant skincare treatment that your face with thank you for. Check out the easy recipe and get ready to enjoy some refreshing self-care!

Moisturizer for Dry Skin

Aloe Vera Gelly is an excellent natural moisturizer, especially if you have dry or sensitive skin. Its lightweight, non-greasy formula makes it easy to apply and quickly absorbs into the skin. Regular use can help to replenish and retain moisture, leaving your skin soft, supple, and hydrated.

Nourishing Overnight Face Mask

Is your face craving an intensive overnight treatment? Our 99% Gelly makes a fabulous face mask. After cleansing your face, apply a generous layer and let it work while you sleep! Wake up to a more radiant, hydrated, and supple complexion. And thanks to this gel’s natural properties, it reduces redness and inflammation, making it an excellent option for sensitive or acne-prone skin.

Post-Waxing Treatment

After waxing, the skin can be sensitive and prone to redness. Applying Aloe Vera Gelly to the waxed area calms and soothes while reducing redness and inflammation.

Easing Skin Irritations

Whether you have minor cuts, burns, or insect bites, our Gelly can provide quick relief. Its anti-inflammatory and cooling properties help reduce redness and irritation while promoting faster healing.

Makeup Primer

Yes…you can use Aloe Vera Gelly as a natural makeup primer! Its smooth texture creates an excellent base for makeup application, helping your foundation glide on smoothly and last longer.

After-Shave Balm

Say goodbye to post-shave irritation, razor burns, and bumps with the comforting power of aloe vera! Our Gelly makes an excellent after-shave soother for both men and women. Its cooling and anti-inflammatory properties help to calm the skin, reduce redness, and prevent pesky ingrown hairs.  

Cuticle Treatment

Massage a small amount of Aloe Vera Gelly onto your nails and cuticles regularly to keep them looking healthy. By moisturizing and nourishing this sensitive area, you’re promoting stronger nails.

Makeup Remover

Aloe Gelly also does duty as a gentle makeup remover. Apply a small amount to a cotton pad and use it to wipe away makeup from your face, including eye makeup! It’s a natural alternative that won’t dry or irritate your skin.

Eyebrow Control

Brush on a small amount of our Gelly to tame and set brows for a finished look!

The Versatility of Lily!

Now that’s an impressive list, and we know you’re going to enjoy trying several of these options! You can order Lily products on our website at or via our online retail partners, including Amazon. They’re also available at local health food or grocery stores that carry Lily.

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