Aloe Vera

How to Prepare and Eat Aloe Vera

What is the best way to prepare an Aloe vera leaf before eating the gel? How do you fillet the Aloe vera leaf to get the most gel from each leaf? It is a very simple thing to fillet an Aloe vera leaf to harvest the gel. The video posted below goes into great detail showing…

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How to Harvest Aloe Vera Gel

We have several videos posted that show slightly different ways of making Aloe vera gel from an Aloe leaf. Please enjoy this video and the audio transcript posted below it. Hi everyone, good morning I wanted to share with you today how to cut open and fillet an aloe vera leaf and get all the benefits out of…

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Aloe Vera Skin Permeation Enhancement Effects

Are Aloe vera skin permeation enhancement effects a better way to deliver or administer medications?  According to a study reported in the Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, it certainly is. This study compared three varieties of Aloe with a control group to determine which, if any, of these Aloes helped a medication penetrate various layers of…

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Aloe Vera Skin Hydration and Anti-erythema Effects

An important study on Aloe vera was completed at the Centre of Excellence for Pharmaceutical Sciences.  This study confirmed the beneficial Aloe vera skin hydration and anti-erythema effects.  This is an important finding because millions suffer from chronic erythema.  Additionally, the results of this study can give medical professionals the incentive to use Aloe vera to…

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Aloe Vera Gel Extraction Process

Shown in the video below are the very simple steps for Aloe vera gel extraction. The whole process to harvest the Aloe vera just takes a few minutes. We have a full article here: https://desertsucculents.com/how-to-make-aloe-vera-gel/ Here is a transcript of the video “Aloe Vera Gel Extraction” if you would prefer reading it. How’s it going…