Aloe Vera gel is widely known to relieve sunburn and help heal wounds. It can be used for much more than sunburn relief. Aloe Vera is grown in tropical climates worldwide, researchers are just beginning to unlock the benefits of this universal plant and its many byproducts.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a digestive disorder that often results in heartburn. A 2010 review suggested that consuming 1 to 3 ounces of aloe gel at mealtime could reduce the severity of GERD.
In 2002, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration required that all over-the-counter aloe laxative products be removed from the U.S. market or be reformulated.
Aloe Vera to keep your skin clear, hydrated. This may be because the plant thrives in dry, unstable climates. To survive the harsh conditions, the plant’s leaves store water.
International Journal of Phytotherapy and Phytopharmacy says that taking two tablespoons of aloe Vera juice per day can help to lower blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes.
Ingesting two tablespoons of aloe Vera juice per day can cause blood sugar levels to fall in people with type 2 diabetes. It may be helpful in keeping fruits and vegetables fresh, thereby eliminating the need for dangerous chemicals to extend the shelf life of produce.