Properties: Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-bacterial, Humectant, Anti-aging
Aloe vera is abundant in antioxidants, enzymes, vitamins A and C, and is anti-inflammatory. It can aid in the treatment of burns, acne, and dry skin. Its enzymes can also help exfoliate the skin, making it smoother. Another advantage of Aloe Vera juice is that it can aid with future lines and wrinkles as well as prevent deeper wrinkles and lines.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 18(4), 714-720.
An evaluation of the biological and toxicological properties of Aloe barbadensis (miller), Aloe vera. Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part C, 24(1), 103-154.
Aloe vera: a systematic review of its clinical effectiveness. British journal of general practice, 49(447), 823-828.