The Truth about Aloe Vera
You have reached for aloe when you spent too much time in the sun. You’ve seen Aloe listed as an ingredient in many of your personal care products. It’s always been there. Simple, trusted and recognised the world over.
There’s a reason Aloe Vera gel is trusted in products you see every day and that reason dates back thousands of years. The earliest civilizations revered this extraordinary botanical for its astonishing properties. Its legendary uses have been passed down through time, enhanced by scientific innovation and centuries of experience.
The earliest written description of Aloe Vera’s medicinal properties was found cached between the knees of an Egyptian mummy dated from the year 1550 BC. In the 4th century, aloe was used by the soldiers of Alexander the Great to restore their strength and heal their wounds.
Aloe Vera’s beautifying effects were made legendary by Egyptian queen Cleopatra’s use of the plant to keep her skin looking young and beautiful.
The record of aloes historical uses is lengthy and spreads around the world, from the 12th century German medical records to the Compendium of Materia Medica from the Chinese Ming Dynasty. With such a long and documented history of it’s benefits and uses there is no denying the power of this simple little plant.
Let Aloe surprise you as it:
- Cleanses your digestive system
- Infuses you with energy
- Protects skin from free radical damage
- Promotes skin’s natural healing
- Is the only vegetarian source of vitamin B12
- And so much more
You probably know aloe to be a cooling botanical that soothes burns and other skin irritations. While soothing burns is one of aloe’s amazing abilities, there’s so much more to aloe.
As a succulent plant that thrives in even the driest of deserts, aloe’s graceful sword-like leaves are filled with hundreds of nutritional compounds and life-sustaining moisture that benefit the body on the inside and out.
Forever Living Products has harnessed the power of aloe and developed a complete line of nurturing products based on 100% pure aloe vera gel. Harvested by hand from our own plantations and immediately stabilized for purity, our aloe nourishes your body—inside and out—with products ranging from age-defying facial treatments to delicious, antioxidant rich drinks.
Forever Living provides dozens of products featuring stabilized Aloe Vera in its purest, most potent form. From nutritional drinks to soothing lotions, and beautifying treatments, you will notice the aloe difference right away. Every product we offer nourishes and soothes, helping improve your overall wellness and health.
As a Forever Business Owner I proudly recommend and use the Forever Living product range every single day.