Aloe Vera has a long history as a safe and effective internal medicine and external skin care emolliant. Among the different varieties of the Aloe plant, the Barbadensis Miller exhibits the most effective beneficial properties. Taken internally, Aloe Vera has been shown to have various beneficial effects on the body.
Digestion - One of its most popular usages these days is for maintenance and fortification of the digestive system. Aloe Vera's properties are those of healing and soothing.
Laxative - It has a gentle laxative effect on the bowels.
Immune system - contains many ingredients providing antibacterial, antiviral and analgesic elements.
Skin Care - moisturizing and conditioning. Effective also when taken internally.
Burns and Sunburn - The soothing and healing qualities of Aloe Vera are well known for any type of burn and is especially popular for sunburn.
Blood circulation - a number of constituents have beneficial effects on blood pressure and coagulation.
Aloe Vera is a great stimulator of the body's immune system.