Aloe Vera is considered an effective healing plant. It contains almost 99% water, but its remaining 1% is extremely powerful and it is thought this is because the close to 100 ingredients work extremely well together (synergistically). Aloe vera contains many minerals vital to the growth process and healthy function of all the body’s systems. The ingredients in Aloe can be grouped into the following categories: Vitamins, Minerals, Sugars, Enzymes, Lignins, Amino Acids, Anthraquinones, Saponins, Fatty Acids, Salicylic Acid.
Aloe is an excellent treatment for skin conditions such as burns and eczema. Burns can be healed quickly and the pain reduced with topical application of Aloe Vera to the burn area. As well as applying topically, Aloe can also be taken internally so it is just as useful for internal epithelial tissue as it is for the skin. For example, mouth and stomach ulcers, nasal and sinuses, bowels, lungs and genital tracts. Aloe works on membranes and surfaces.
Aloe Vera Helps Immune System
Aloe also seems to be excellent at regulating the immune system. It can both stimulate the immune response for those with weakened immune systems either from existing conditions or post-illness fatigue. It can also calm the immune response, such as for hay fever where less immune reaction is beneficial. Aloe Vera stimulates the immune system, and is enriched by naturally occurring anti-inflammatory agents in the plant. Besides, taken in highly concentrated doses can stimulate the production of white blood cells that may help fight viruses and also tumors.
Aloe Vera nutrients list
Aloe Vera contains protein, calcium, magnesium, zinc, vitamins A and E and is naturally rich in Vitamin C, Amino acids, Enzymes, and Germanium.
Aloe Vera body cleansing juice
The juice is said to be one of the finest body cleansers, cleaning morbid matter from the stomach, liver, kidneys, spleen, bladder, and is considered the finest, known colon cleanser. Studies have shown that it is healing and soothing in the relief of indigestion, stomach distress and ulcers. An excellent internal tonic for energy and well-being Aloe juice may add greatly to the strength of the food fed, digestive tract, skin, and overall good health and happiness.
It is also used to ease heartburn, ulcers, diverticular disorders, and other types of digestive upset. It is used as an anti-inflammatory and may be taken internally as a remedy for certain digestive complaints.