Erectile dysfunction is a sexual condition that hinders men from growing and holding an erection. The inability to engage in sexual intercourse with their partners dramatically affects men’s mental and emotional well-being. More so, it impacts their self-esteem that can lead to serious relationship issues.
Erectile dysfunction is estimated to have affected 30 million men in the United States. Men from different parts of the globe suffering from erectile dysfunction continuously search for treatment options that work best with their circumstances (1).
Over the years, pharmaceuticals discovered treatment to erectile dysfunction; the most popular is Viagra from Pfizer. Aside from synthetic medicine, researchers found the benefits of Aloe Vera in enhancing penis erection.
What Is Aloe Vera?
Aloe Vera is a succulent species of the genus aloe. According to Wikipedia, the plant originates from the Arabian Peninsula (2). It is also popularly grown in hot tropical climates.
Aloe Vera has a lot of healing properties and is commonly used in food, cosmetics, and food supplements. Most of all, it is widely used as an herbal remedy for skin irritation, bruises, burn, and constipation.
Aloe Vera also has benefits concerning male enhancement (3). Male with erectile dysfunction can try the wonders of Aloe Vera, especially those who are hesitant to seek medical help due to stigma.
How to Use Aloe Vera for Erectile Dysfunction
- Using Aloe Vera fresh raw leaf
Cut the leaf through the middle. Using a spatula, carefully extract the transparent gel-like in a clean container. Remember to practice good hygiene and not to contaminate the gel. Apply the gel directly to the penis and add some penis stretching or massage for better absorption. Apply fresh Aloe Vera gel also improves skin condition around the penis.
You can also eat one tablespoon of raw Aloe Vera gel daily. Continue to drink raw Aloe Vera gel every day until you see significant improvement.
- Aloe Vera cream or gel
You can purchase commercially made Aloe Vera cream from your local drug and medical stores. This is a convenient alternative if you do not have an Aloe Vera plant or time to pluck and slice a leaf. Ready to use Aloe Vera cream reduces the risk of irritation from cutting through a raw Aloe Vera leaf.
Besides, ready-made Aloe Vera creams in the market come in varying concentrations. You have the option to purchase one with a higher Aloe Vera concentration. However, it is still best to consult for professional advice concerning strengths.
- Aloe Vera juice
The market is dotted with ready to drink Aloe Vera juice. This also serves as a healthier option compared to other male enhancement supplements. It helps improve the digestive system by flushing out toxins, but Aloe Vera juice also enables you to keep hydrated while doing your penis exercise and massage. It is like hitting two birds in one stone.
The aloe Vera plant has been used for medical purposes by different cultures for thousands of years. Even with the advent of modern treatment and management options, some still prefer the natural way.
Daily penis massage with Aloe Vera gel improves blood circulation to the penis. And Aloe Vera extract can be used as a natural lubricant.