Good for skin and digestive disorders, it has astringent, emollient, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties. Applied topically it can heal burns and wounds and stimulates cell regeneration. Ingested it helps to lower cholesterol, aids healing and soothes stomach irritation. Aloe Vera Juice, taken at levels that do not produce a laxative effect, can be useful in preventing and in reducing the size of a kidney stone during an acute attack.
Aloe Vear Juice contains mucopolysaccharides which are long chain molecules that adhere to the walls of the intestines and hence may be of benefit in inflammatory bowel concerns such as IBS, colitis and diverticulitis. Its detoxifying properties help to address skin concerns including itchy and inflamed skin.
Caution: Should not taken internally during pregnancy.
One capful daily