How to deal with sensitive skin
If you have sensitive skin, look for products that are fragrance-free and dermatologist-tested.
Aloe Vera - A Brief History
Often called the miracle plant or the natural healer, Aloe Vera is a plant of many surprises. It flourishes in warm and dry climates, and to many people it looks like a cactus with fleshy thorny leaves. In fact it is a member of the Lily family. Staying moist where other plants wither and die by closing its pores to prevent moisture loss.
Aloe Vera In The Fight Against MRSA
Dr Valerie Ferro is working to identify a chemical compound in the aloe vera plant which kills bacteria that have become resistant to all existing antibiotics.
Aloe Vera May Treat Battle Wounds
Rapid blood loss on the battlefield is hard to replace quickly and can lead to organ failure in wounded soldiers.
Aloe Vera Cuts Cancer Risk
Researchers believe aloe vera could be particularly valuable in treating ulcers caused as a side effect of taking anti-inflammatory NSAID drugs.