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Aloe Vera produces two substances used for medicine: The gel is obtained from the cells in the center of the leaf, and the latex is obtained from the cells just beneath the leaf skin.
Aloe vera gel is widely used as a remedy for skin conditions, including burns, sunburn, frostbite, psoriasis and cold sores, but there is a host of other aloe vera benefits. Aloe gel is used for treating osteoarthritis, bowel diseases, fever, itching and inflammation.
Aloe Vera Nutrition Facts
Aloe vera contains many vitamins and minerals vital for a healthy skin, proper growth and function of all the body’s systems.
• Aloe vera contains antioxidant vitamins A, C and E — plus vitamin B12, folic acid and choline.
• It contains eight enzymes, including aliiase, alkaline phosphatase, amylase, bradykinase, carboxypeptidase, catalase, cellulase, lipase and peroxidase.
• It provides 12 anthraquinones — or compounds known as laxatives. Among these are aloin and emodin, which act as analgesics, antibacterials and antivirals.
• The hormones called auxins and gibberellins are present; they help with healing wounds and have anti-inflammatory properties.
Aloe Plus Ointment is made from Aloe Vera gel, a natural remedy for treating skin disorders like psoriasis, eczema and dandruff, pimples, foot rot and is effective in promoting hair growth. It also serves as a natural mosquito repellent.
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