Aloe Vera Juice (Aloe Vera Gel 1X)
Aloe Vera Juice, also known as Aloe Vera Gel 1X, is a must have ingredient for use in cosmetic products and herbal/medicated ointments. It contains Minerals (such as Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc, Chromium & Selenium), Vitamins (A, B, C, E, folic acid), Amino Acids and active components including enzymes and polysaccharides.
Aloe Vera is renowned for its vast beneficial properties and has been used for treating skin complaints since ancient times. It has shown fantastic results when used to ease symptoms of acne, dermatitis &, psoriasis, and is also beneficial to sooth burns, stings, rashes and other skin irritations.
Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, Aloe Vera is also noted for its effectiveness in reducing joint and muscle pains, as well as pain and swelling caused from arthritis. Its nourishing, anti-fungal and antibacterial properties also make Aloe Vera a great natural treatment for an itchy scalp and dry hair, assisting with reducing dandruff, and leaving your hair strong and healthy.
Most commonly used sun screen & after sun care products, Aloe Vera is also widely used in a variety of other cosmetic products such as hand & body lotions, bath & body products, shaving preparations, styling gels, hand sanitisers, shampoos & conditioners, cleansers and moisturisers. It is also used in various pharmaceutical products like first aid sprays & creams, anti-acne treatments, medicated powders/talcs, topical anesthetics and hydrocortisone creams.
AWO's Aloe Vera 1x Gel is 'decolourised' via carbon filtration to remove residual aloin and reduce the odor to ensure color stability and to minimize the Aloe inherent pungency. It then stabilized with a minute percentage of food grade preservatives.
INCI Name: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice
Ingredients: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (99.73%), Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid (pH adjuster)
Obtained From: Inner Leaf/Fillet
Country of Origin: USA
Appearance: Colourless to Slight Yellow Liquid
Recommended Usage: Minimum 15% Single Strength Equivalent (SSE) - Can be used up to 100%