Aloe Vera is a short-stemmed shrub mostly grown in tropical areas of the world. This succulent plant is popularly known for its medicinal value. It is also used for decorative purposes as a potted plant in homes. The sap of its leaves can be used to treat sunburns as well as to moisturize, tighten and hydrate the skin. It can also be used in a hair mask to strengthen hair as well as in lotions and body creams. It also helps to reduce pimples. The leaf can also be consumed raw with salads and is known to aid digestion.
Hatton Naturals sources its certified organic Aloe Vera Leaf Powder direct from small-scale farm co-ops in India. If you like this herb’s unique flavour, you may also enjoy our organic Gotu Kola Powder.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: India
DID YOU KNOW?
The latex of this herb (from just under the plant’s skin) is yellow in colour. It contains anthraquinones – compounds that actively heal and reduce pain through its natural anti-inflammatory properties.