If your summer plans include basking under a hot sun, you should be aware of herbs that protect from and treat sun-damage. As this blog from Bulk Herb Store explains, overexposure to UV rays can lead to damaged DNA, premature aging, and eye damage. Thanks to the four herbs they suggest -- Aloe, Comfrey, Horsetail, and Calendula -- you can protect your skin, and heal damaged skin if you do happen to get burned. They also nourish and strengthen the skin, making them great for year-round usage.
The first on the list, Aloe, is one of the most popular herbs you can use to sooth the skin:
Aloe has skin soothing properties, and is one of the best herbs for your skin.
Click here to learn more about each herb and how to use them.